Books: Non-fiction

Barbara is less well known for her non-fiction works; autobiography, biographies of others, cookery, etiquette, health, historical, love, philosophy, poetry, relationship and sexual advice, sociology.  

A Life of Love (by Tim Heald)
A Life of Love (by Tim Heald)

Published by: Vintage, 1994 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Biography of Barbara by Tim Heald.

Barbara Cartland (by Gwen Robyns)
Barbara Cartland (by Gwen Robyns)

Published by: Biography of Barbara by Gwen Robyns Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Barbara Cartland (by Gwen Robyns)
Barbara Cartland (by Gwen Robyns)

Published by: Paperback Biography of Barbara by Gwen Robyns.

Be Vivid, Be Vital
Be Vivid, Be Vital

Published by: Herbert Jenkins Hardback, with dust jacket.

Be Vivid, Be Vital
Be Vivid, Be Vital

Published by: Herbert Jenkins Hardback, with dust jacket.

Bewitching Women
Bewitching Women

Published by: Frederick Muller Hardback, with dust jacket.

Book of Celebrities (inscribed)
Book of Celebrities (inscribed)

Published by: Quartet Paperback Inscribed in pink ink, "To Margaret Konni. With Love B Cartland 1982".

Book of Celebrities (inscribed)
Book of Celebrities (inscribed)

Published by: Quartet Paperback Inscribed in pink ink, "To Margaret Konni. With Love B Cartland 1982".

Book of Beauty and Health
Book of Beauty and Health

Published by: Paperback.

Book of Health
Book of Health

Published by: Paperback.

Book of Love and Lovers
Book of Love and Lovers

Published by: Michael Joseph, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Signed in blue ink, 'To darling Mimi. With Love B Cartland 1978'

Book of Love and Lovers
Book of Love and Lovers

Published by: Michael Joseph, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Signed in blue ink, 'To darling Mimi. With Love B Cartland 1978'. Presented to friend and make-up artist, Mimi Kimmins.

Book of Love and Lovers
Book of Love and Lovers

Published by: Michael Joseph, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Book of Love and Lovers
Book of Love and Lovers

Published by: Michael Joseph, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Book of Love and Lovers
Book of Love and Lovers

Published by: Michael Joseph, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Book of Useless Information
Book of Useless Information

Published by: Corgi Paperback.

Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)
Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)

Published by: Weidenfeld and Nicolson,1979 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Biography of Barbara by Henry Cloud, signed by Barbara in pink ink, "Love B Cartland".

Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)
Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)

Published by: Weidenfeld and Nicolson,1979 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Biography of Barbara by Henry Cloud, signed by Barbara in pink ink, "Love B Cartland".

Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)
Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)

Published by: Weidenfeld and Nicolson,1979 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)
Crusader in Pink (by Henry Cloud)

Published by: Pan Paperback Biography of Barbara by Henry Cloud.

Diane de Poitiers
Diane de Poitiers

Published by: Hutchinson Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Inscribed inside by Barbara, in blue ink, "To darling ????. With so much love to another fascinating woman. From the author. Barbara. 1962."

Diane de Poitiers
Diane de Poitiers

Published by: Hutchinson Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Inscribed inside by Barbara, in blue ink, "To darling ????. With so much love to another fascinating woman. From the author. Barbara. 1962."

Diane de Poitiers
Diane de Poitiers

Published by: Hutchinson Hardback first edition, no dust jacket.

Diane de  Poitiers
Diane de Poitiers

Published by: Corgi, 1976 Paperback.

Diane de  Poitiers
Diane de Poitiers

Published by: Corgi, 1976 Paperback.

Etiquette Handbook
Etiquette Handbook

Published by: Paul Hamlyn Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Etiquette Handbook
Etiquette Handbook

Published by: RH Books Hardback (reissue), with dust jacket.

Etiquette Handbook
Etiquette Handbook

Published by: Arrow, 2009 Paperback.

Etiquette for Love and Romance
Etiquette for Love and Romance

Published by: Firecrest Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

The Fasinating Forties
The Fasinating Forties

Published by: Herbert Jenkins Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Inscribed inside by Barbara, in blue ink, "To Betty who at any age will always be the most attractive & the most witty person I have ever known. With love from Barbara 1954."

The Fasinating Forties
The Fasinating Forties

Published by: Herbert Jenkins Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Inscribed inside by Barbara, in blue ink, "To Betty who at any age will always be the most attractive & the most witty person I have ever known. With love from Barbara 1954."

The Fascinating Forties
The Fascinating Forties

Published by: Corgi Paperback.

Food for Love
Food for Love

Published by: Corgi, 1975 Paperback.

Getting Older Growing Younger
Getting Older Growing Younger

Published by: Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Signed inside by Barbara, in pink ink, "To ?????? ????? With Love B Cartland".

Getting Older Growing Younger
Getting Older Growing Younger

Published by: Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Signed inside by Barbara, in pink ink, "To ?????? ????? With Love B Cartland".

Getting Older Growing Younger
Getting Older Growing Younger

Published by: Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Signed inside by Barbara, in pink ink, "To Dearest Mimi With Love Barbara Cartland 1985". Presented to friend and make-up artist, Mimi Kimmins.

Getting Older Growing Younger
Getting Older Growing Younger

Published by: Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Signed inside by Barbara, in pink ink, "To Dearest Mimi With Love Barbara Cartland 1985". Presented to friend and make-up artist, Mimi Kimmins.

Health Food Cookery Book
Health Food Cookery Book

Published by: Hodder and Stoughton, 1971. Paperback. Signed in blue ink "To Nigel, who is getting so proficient at the recipes with. With all best wishes for Christmas and 1972, B Cartland." Nigel was Barbara's long-serving chef.

Health Food Cookery Book
Health Food Cookery Book

Published by: Hodder and Stoughton, 1971. Paperback. Signed in blue ink "To Nigel, who is getting so proficient at the recipes with. With all best wishes for Christmas and 1972, B Cartland." Nigel was Barbara's long-serving chef.

Health Food Cookery Book
Health Food Cookery Book

Published by: Hodder and Stoughton, 1971. Paperback.

Husbands and Wives
Husbands and Wives

Published by: Arthur Baker, 1961 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Husbands and Wives
Husbands and Wives

Published by: Arthur Baker, 1961 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

I Reach for the Stars
I Reach for the Stars

Published by: Robson Books Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

I Search for Rainbows
I Search for Rainbows

Published by: Hutchinson Hardback, with dust jacket.

I Search for Rainbows
I Search for Rainbows

Published by: Arrow, 1969 Paperback.

I Search for Rainbows
I Search for Rainbows

Published by: Arrow Paperback.

I Search for Rainbows
I Search for Rainbows

Published by: Arrow Paperback.

I Search for Rainbows
I Search for Rainbows

Published by: Arrow Paperback.

I Seek the Miraculous
I Seek the Miraculous

Published by: Sheldon Press, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Inscribed inside with 'To Peggy with love B Cartland'.

I Seek the Miraculous
I Seek the Miraculous

Published by: Sheldon Press, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Inscribed inside with 'To Peggy with love B Cartland'.

I Seek the Miraculous
I Seek the Miraculous
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Published by: Sheldon Press, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Inscribed inside with 'To Mrs. U. Jolly, With love B Cartland, 1982'.

I Seek the Miraculous
I Seek the Miraculous

Published by: Sheldon Press, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

I Seek the Miraculous
I Seek the Miraculous

Published by: Sheldon Press, 1978 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Ich Greife Nach Den Sternen
Ich Greife Nach Den Sternen

Published by: BSV, 1998 Paperback (German)

The Isthmus Years 1919-1939
The Isthmus Years 1919-1939

Published by: Hutchinson Hardback, with dust jacket.

Josephine Empress of France
Josephine Empress of France

Published by: Hutchinson, 1961 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by Barbara.

Josephine Empress of France
Josephine Empress of France

Published by: Hutchinson, 1961 Hardback first edition, with dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by Barbara.

Josephine Empress of France
Josephine Empress of France

Published by: Arrow, 1973 Paperback.

Keep Young & Beautiful
Keep Young & Beautiful

Published by: Duckworth Paperback.

La Vie Extraordinaire
La Vie Extraordinaire

Published by: J'ai Lu, 1999 Paperback French translation of the biography of Barbara by Gwen Robyns.

The Light of Love
The Light of Love

Published by: Harper Collins Paperback.

Lines on Life and Love
Lines on Life and Love

Published by: Hutchinson Paperback.

Lines on Life and Love
Lines on Life and Love

Published by: Hutchinson Paperback.

Lines on Life and Love
Lines on Life and Love

Published by: Paperback.

Living Together
Living Together

Published by: Muller Paperback.

Look Lovely, Be Lovely
Look Lovely, Be Lovely

Published by: Herbert Jenkins Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

Love, Life and Sex
Love, Life and Sex

Published by: Herbert Jenkins Hardback first edition, with dust jacket.

The Light of Love
The Light of Love

Published by: Sheldon Press Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Inscribed by Barbara, in pink ink, "To dearest Mimi. With so much love. B Cartland". Presented to friend and make-up artist, Mimi Kimmins.Includes autobiographic booklet.

The Light of Love
The Light of Love

Published by: Sheldon Press Hardback first edition, with dust jacket Inscribed by Barbara, in pink ink, "To dearest Mimi. With so much love. B Cartland". Presented to friend and make-up artist, Mimi Kimmins. Includes autobiographic booklet.