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By Miller, John, 1937-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1995
The author has talked to Ralph Richardson's colleagues and friends and, from their memories and Ralph's own words, has produced a portrait of one of the...

By Manser, Jos¿̐ưe
Hardback. English.
Published London: Viking, 2000
Sir Hugh Casson was a private man dedicated to public work. This volume is the first authorised biography of the man who successfully breathed new life...

By Nicholson, David
Hardback. English.
Published London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1995
This book is a colourful, challenging, and at times a searingly honest account of a charismatic trainer whose family has been at the heart of steeplechasing...

By Wheeler, Sara
Hardback. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2001
This is a biography of Apsley Cherry-Garrard (1886-1959), one of the youngest members of Captain Scott's final expedition to the Antarctic. Cherry's life...

By Murray, Amanda
Hardback. English.
Published London: Robson, 2003
Fred Archer, Champion Jockey for 12 years between 1874 and 1886, had fame, fortune and was one of the most eligible bachelors in England. Yet his life...

By Pitman, Jenny
Hardback. English.
Published London: Partridge, 1998
Jenny Pitman's success has been won against all the odds. An outsider in the privileged world of racing, she has nevertheless turned herself into one...

By Wilson, D. M. (David M.), 1963-
Hardback. English.
Published Cheltenham: Reardon, c2000
Edward Adrian Wilson is perhaps the most famous native son of Cheltenham. In the early years of the 20th century, he was one of the major influences and...

By Probert, Henry
Hardback. English.
Published London: Greenhill, 2001
Henry Probert's biography of Sir Arthur Harris is both critical and sympathetic. Bomber Harris, as he was known, was vilified after the war for such terrible...

By Jordan, Jane
Hardback. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2001
The transformation of Josephine Butler from genteel wife of a schoolmaster and mother of four into a powerful force for change in Victorian Britain is...

By Ashbee, Felicity
Hardback. English.
Published Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press; London: Eurospan [distributor], 2002
C.R. Ashbee was, some would say, the key man in the British arts and crafts movement during the early decades of the 20th century. Little has previously...
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