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IN LONDON DURING THE GREAT WAR: THE DIARY OF A JOURNALIST
Written by Michael Macdonagh.
Stock no. 2134002
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1935. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photographic frontis. Reprint. Scarce! Spine is browned; some other uneven browning and marks to covers. Corners and spine are bumped. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some margins.

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HOSPITABLE ENGLAND IN THE SEVENTIES: THE DIARY OF A YOUNG AMERICAN 1875-1876
Written by Richard Henry Dana.
Stock no. 2133991
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. 1921. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. Spine is browned. Splash and other marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some page corners creases. Foxing to outer page edges.

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SMITH'S LONDON JOURNAL
Written by H. Allen Smith.
Stock no. 2133852
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1953. Almost very good condition.

The amusing journal of an American in London. Red cloth, white title to spine. 234 pages includes glossary. Spine bumped, sunned and slightly marked. Corners bumped. A couple of foxspots to endpapers. Pages lightly browned else clean.

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THE BANVILLE DIARIES
Written by Larry Banville; Norma Virgoe; Susan Yaxley.
Stock no. 1820176
Published by Collins. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Journals of a Norfolk gamekeeper (Larry Banville) 1822-44. Edited by Virgoe and Yaxley. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0002176343. Minor foxing to prelims (faint). Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.

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THE DENTIST OF AUSCHWITZ: A MEMOIR
Written by Benjamin Jacobs.
Stock no. 1819915
Published by University Press of Kentucky. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of Berek Jakubowicz (now Benjamin Jacobs), a Jewish dental student who in 1941 was deported from his Polish village to a Nazi labor camp and remained a prisoner of the Reich until the last days of the war. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0813118735. Dustwrapper is scuffed.

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THE PRIVATE DIARIES OF SIR H RIDER HAGGARD 1914-1925
Written by D.S. Higgins.
Stock no. 1819587
Published by Cassell. 1st 1980. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Edited by D.S. Higgins. Peach cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0304306118. SIGNED by Higgins to title page (no dedication).

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DIARY OF AN AFRICAN JOURNEY (1914)
Written by H. Rider Haggard.
Stock no. 1819584
Published by Hurst & Co. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

In 1914, Henry Rider Haggard - adventure novelist, public servant, farmer, lawyer - returned to South Africa, the country that had fired his literary imagination, for the first time in over a quarter century. Edited and with an introduction and notes by Stephen Coan. Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 1850654689.

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MAFEKING DIARY: A BLACK MAN'S VIEW OF A WHITE MAN'S WAR
Written by Sol T. Plaatje; John L. Comaroff.
Stock no. 1819553
Published by Southern Book Publishers. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A sharp-sighted view of the siege of Mafeking by a budding African intellectual and leader of his people. Orange boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1868122123. Foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and slightly scuffed.

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RENIA'S DIARY: A YOUNG GIRL'S LIFE IN THE SHADOW OF THE HOLOCAUST
Written by Renia Spiegel.
Stock no. 1819403
Published by Ebury Press. 1st 2019. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Renia is a young girl who dreams of becoming a poet. But Renia is Jewish, she lives in Poland and the year is 1939... Black boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781529105049. Base of spine lightly bumped.

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THE MOTORIST'S AND AVIATOR'S YEAR-BOOK AND DIARY 1910 WITH AN A.B.C. GUIDE TO MOTOR LAW
Written by C.C. Macklin.
Stock no. 2132970
Published by E.J. Larby. 1910. Very good condition.

Light brown cloth with black titles. A.B.C. Guide to Motor Law contributed by C.C. Macklin. Bumping and some wear to spine. Browning to outer page edges. A few marks. Diary part appears clean!

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THE DIARY OF A P.B.O POOR BLOODY OBSERVER
Written by Frank J. Shrive; Norman Shrive; Robert H. Johnston.
Stock no. 2132205
Published by The Boston Mills Press. Circa 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0919822347. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks; some scuffing.

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THE ULRICH VON HASSELL DIARIES, 1938-1944
Written by Ulrich Von Hassell.
Stock no. 1818471
Published by Frontline Books. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Story of the Forces Against Hitler inside Germany. Chronicling personal commentary on the events from 1938 until Von Hassell's death in 1944. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781848325531. Text block slightly grubby. Rear panel of dustwrapper scuffed.

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