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Product Description: Having risen to the challenge of seas, poles, dhows and deserts, the highest mountains in the world were a natural target for Michael Palin. In a journey rarely, if ever, attempted before, in 6 months of hard travelling Palin takes on the full length of the Himalaya including the Khyber Pass, the hidden valleys of the Hindu Kush, ancient cities like Peshawar and Lahore, the mighty peaks of K2, Annapurna and Everest, the gorges of the Yangtze, the tribal lands of the Indo-Burmese border and the vast Brahmaputra delta in Bangladesh...read more

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9780312341626 | St Martins Pr, June 17, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The actor and author presents a detailed exploration of the entire length of the Himalaya Mountains that celebrates the culture, landscape, and tradition of each of the seven countries that contain a portion of the mountain range.

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9781780221892 | Orion Pub Co, February 20, 2012, cover price $15.25 | About this edition: Having risen to the challenge of seas, poles, dhows and deserts, the highest mountains in the world were a natural target for Michael Palin.

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9781602838345 | Blackstone Audio Inc, January 5, 2010, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: In his most challenging journey to date, Palin tackles the Himalayas, the greatest mountain range on earth.
9780792737575 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, September 30, 2005), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: In this his most challenging journey, Michael Palin tackles the Himalaya, the greatest mountain range on earth, a virtually unbroken wall of rock stretching 1800 miles from the borders of Afghanistan to south-west China.

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9780792737568 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, September 30, 2005), cover price $69.95

Describes the Palin family's journey, discussing their experiences in Ethiopia, Zambia, South Africa, and the USSR

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9780563362838 | Bbc Pubns, January 1, 1993, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Describes the Palin family's journey, discussing their experiences in Ethiopia, Zambia, South Africa, and the USSR

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9781602838338 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 5, 2010), cover price $49.95
9780563494676 | Abridged edition (Gardners Books, August 4, 2003), cover price $34.15 | About this edition: Three years after going 'Around the World in 80 Days', Michael Palin was off again.

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Product Description: Mel Calman’s cartoons and acerbic observations on the battle between the sexes—selected here by his daughter Stephanie   No-one captured the triumphs and defeats in the war between the sexes so succinctly and hilariously as Mel Calman...read more
By Stephanie Calman (editor) and Michael Palin (foreword by)

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9780285643093 | Souvenir Pr Ltd, December 10, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Mel Calman’s cartoons and acerbic observations on the battle between the sexes—selected here by his daughter Stephanie   No-one captured the triumphs and defeats in the war between the sexes so succinctly and hilariously as Mel Calman.

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Product Description: This delightful collection celebrates the heyday of British train travel, from the beaches of Brighton and the coast of Cornwall to the lochs of Scotland. Featuring 70 beautiful and classic posters, it presents a colorful and idealistic image of Britain at its best, with happy couples and families frolicking at the shore, in lush landscapes, and historical settings...read more
By Michael Palin (introduced by)

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9781849942782 | B T Batsford Ltd, September 1, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This delightful collection celebrates the heyday of British train travel, from the beaches of Brighton and the coast of Cornwall to the lochs of Scotland.

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Product Description: As in Halfway to Hollywood and The Python Years, Travelling to Work contains a decade's worth of unedited, unabridged diary entries from multi-talented funnyman Michael Palin. In this volume, the last Palin has agreed to publish, the former Python documents his experience hosting a series of BBC travel documentaries even as he continues to develop new dimensions as a writer and actor...read more

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9781250077073 | Thomas Dunne Books, November 24, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: As in Halfway to Hollywood and The Python Years, Travelling to Work contains a decade's worth of unedited, unabridged diary entries from multi-talented funnyman Michael Palin.
9780297844419 | Orion Pub Co, September 11, 2014, cover price $41.10

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9780297869610 | Orion Pub Co, September 11, 2014, cover price $26.40 | About this edition: The third volume of Michael Palin's acclaimed diaries reveal a whirlwind of activity on a variety of projects.

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Product Description: Michael Palin's bestselling diaries before, during and after Monty Python. Michael Palin's diaries begin when he was newly married and struggling to make a name for himself in the world of television comedy. But Monty Python was just around the corner ...read more

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9781780229010 | Orion Pub Co, September 11, 2014, cover price $22.05 | About this edition: Michael Palin's bestselling diaries before, during and after Monty Python.

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Product Description: Drawn from his published diaries, this is Michael Palin’s account of the making of the Monty Python TV and stage shows, films, books and albums.Monty Python at Work opens on 8th July 1969 with Michael Palin’s diary entry for the first day of filming on the very first episode of Monty Python’s Flying Circus...read more

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9781848423602 | Nick Hern Books, September 2, 2014, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Drawn from his published diaries, this is Michael Palin’s account of the making of the Monty Python TV and stage shows, films, books and albums.

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Personal ancedotes, humorous reminiscences, and more than 1,000 photographs and illustrations celebrate the comedy troupe's thirty-fourth anniversary.

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9781409153528, titled "The Pythons' Autobiography by the Pythons" | Orion Pub Co, May 22, 2014, cover price $30.95
9780312311445 | 1 edition (Thomas Dunne Books, October 1, 2003), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Personal ancedotes, humorous reminiscences, and more than 1,000 photographs and illustrations celebrate the comedy troupe's thirty-fourth anniversary.
9780752860442, titled "The Pythons' Autobiography by the Pythons" | Gardners Books, September 25, 2003, cover price $332.45 | About this edition: Over thirty years ago, a group of five Englishmen - and one wayward American - rewrote the rules of comedy.
9780752852935, titled "The "Pythons" Autobiography by the "Pythons"" | Orion Pub Co, September 15, 2003, cover price $53.50 | About this edition: Over 30 years ago, a group of five Englishmen - and one wayward American - rewrote the rules of comedy with an unheralded half-hour show of sketches, hilarities, inanities and animations.

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9780312311452 | Griffin, November 15, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Personal anecdotes, humorous reminiscences, and more than one thousand photographs and illustrations celebrate the popular comedy troupe that began in 1969.

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9780752860657, titled "The "Pythons" Autobiography by the "Pythons"" | Orion Pub Co, December 10, 2003, cover price $17.90 | About this edition: In this title, all surviving Pythons have agreed to re-create the story of Monty Python's Flying Circus and the 'genius' who created it.

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Product Description: Chris Orr (b. 1943) is one of Britain’s foremost printmakers. In this definitive book he and Robert Hewison explore his remarkable career, from his early experiments as a student in the 1960s, to his later innovations in lithography, silkscreen, and digital printing...read more
By Michael Palin (foreword by)

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9781907533372 | Royal Academy of Arts, October 1, 2013, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Chris Orr (b.

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Product Description: Railway Journeys in Art: v. 6: The British North West
By Michael Palin (foreword by)

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9780956209221 | Gardners Books, July 5, 2013, cover price $66.25 | About this edition: Railway Journeys in Art: v.

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Product Description: Michael Palin has traveled around the world, exploring countless countries for the BBC. Now, Palin treks Brazil for the first time for a new BBC series, which went on the air in October 2012, and discovers the incredible diversity of this nation, one of four new global superpowers...read more

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9781250032065 | Thomas Dunne Books, August 20, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Michael Palin has traveled around the world, exploring countless countries for the BBC.
9780297866268 | Orion Pub Co, October 11, 2012, cover price $38.70 | About this edition: Michael Palin, the No.

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9781445873206 | Blackstone Audio Inc, January 22, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Michael Palin reads his own bestselling account of his epic journey through Brazil.

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Product Description: "An ingeniously plotted, beautifully written and hugely enjoyable book that raises tricky questions about... our need for heroes [and] the price of personal compromise.'"―The Daily Telegraph For the first time since his much-beloved tale Hemingway's Chair was published in 1998, Michael Palin pens a new novel featuring the warm and witty story of an everyman, a tantalizing offer, a journey to India, and the search for the truth...read more

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9781250028242 | Thomas Dunne Books, August 13, 2013, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: "An ingeniously plotted, beautifully written and hugely enjoyable book that raises tricky questions about.

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9781250048523 | Reprint edition (Griffin, August 19, 2014), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: "An ingeniously plotted, beautifully written and hugely enjoyable book that raises tricky questions about.
9780753828014 | Orion Pub Co, November 8, 2012, cover price $18.30
9780297860228 | Gardners Books, July 5, 2012, cover price $21.75

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Product Description: Introduced by Michael Palin, OxTravels features original stories from twenty-five top travel writers, including Paul Theroux, Sara Wheeler, William Dalrymple, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Lloyd Jones, Rory Stewart, Jan Morris, Dervla Murphy, Rory MacLean, Nicholas Shakespeare, Peter Godwin, Victoria Hislop, and others...read more
By Mark Ellingham (editor), Peter Florence (editor), Michael Palin (introduced by) and Barnaby Rogerson (editor)

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9781846684968 | Profile Books Ltd, September 20, 2011, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Introduced by Michael Palin, OxTravels features original stories from twenty-five top travel writers, including Paul Theroux, Sara Wheeler, William Dalrymple, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Lloyd Jones, Rory Stewart, Jan Morris, Dervla Murphy, Rory MacLean, Nicholas Shakespeare, Peter Godwin, Victoria Hislop, and others.

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Product Description: Photographer Michael Katakis has spent the last twenty-five years traveling around the world with a camera and a journal. While collaborating with his wife, social anthropologist Kris Hardin, Katakis’s perceptive work has spanned continents and cultures...read more
By John Falconer (foreword by), Kris L. Hardin (contributor), Michael Katakis and Michael Palin (introduced by)

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9780712309141, titled "Photographs & Words: And Additional Text and Materials" | British Library Board, September 30, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Photographer Michael Katakis has spent the last twenty-five years traveling around the world with a camera and a journal.

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Product Description: A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction of 2011 title  The second volume of Michael Palin’s diaries covers the bulk of the 1980s, a decade in which the ties binding the Pythons loosened—they made their last film Monty Pyton’s Meaning of Life in 1983...read more

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9780312682026 | Thomas Dunne Books, March 15, 2011, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction of 2011 title  The second volume of Michael Palin’s diaries covers the bulk of the 1980s, a decade in which the ties binding the Pythons loosened—they made their last film Monty Pyton’s Meaning of Life in 1983.

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Product Description: Acclaimed actor and writer Michael Palin reads his own account of his third and most ambitious world adventure. Following the hugely popular and successful Around the World in 80 Days and Pole to Pole, Michael Palin set off to meet another challenge: an anti-clockwise circumnavigation of the worlds largest ocean, the Pacific...read more

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9781602838369 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 5, 2010), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Acclaimed actor and writer Michael Palin reads his own account of his third and most ambitious world adventure.
9780754053620 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, May 1, 2000), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Michael Palin reads his account of the third of his travel adventures for BBC Television.

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9780754002147 | Chivers Audio Books, November 1, 1998, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: A travel guide and memoir of the author's exploration of twenty-thousand miles' worth of the Pacific Rim includes Tierra del Fuego, New Zealand, Australia, and other exotic locales.

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Product Description: "How could I have known then with no maps acquired and my bags not yet packed that my journey had already begun?...The tools of a traveler are compass and map. They calculate distances covered and destinations sought but cannot measure the consequences of experiences on a human heart," writes Michael Katakis in his introduction...read more
By Michael Palin (foreword by)

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9781439175705, titled "Traveller: Observations from an American in Exile" | Simon & Schuster, August 1, 2009, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: "How could I have known then with no maps acquired and my bags not yet packed that my journey had already begun?

Miscellaneous:

9780743599689, titled "Traveller: Observations from an American in Exile" | Simon & Schuster, June 2, 2009, cover price $13.99

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By John Cleese (contributor), Johnny Heller (narrator), Kim "Howard" Johnson, Michael Palin (contributor) and Simon Vance (narrator)

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9781400140435 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, December 1, 2008), cover price $69.99

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Product Description: In 1978, Kim "Howard" Johnson ran away to join the circus-Monty Python's Flying Circus, that is. The Pythons converged on Tunisia to film their timeless classic Life of Brian, and Howard found himself in the thick of it, doubling for nearly all the Pythons, playing more roles in the film than John Cleese, and managing to ruin only one shot...read more
By John Cleese (foreword by), Johnny Heller (narrator), Kim "Howard" Johnson, Michael Palin (foreword by) and Simon Vance (narrator)

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9781400110438 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, December 1, 2008), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: In 1978, Kim "Howard" Johnson ran away to join the circus-Monty Python's Flying Circus, that is.

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Product Description: “One of the finest and most accurate records of the making of the film that I have ever read. I just wished I could remember what actually went on then.”--Terry Jones“If anyone can remember more about making the Life of Brian than me, it’s Kim ‘Howard’ Johnson...read more
By John Cleese (foreword by), Eric Idle (foreword by), Kim "Howard" Johnson, Terry Jones (foreword by) and Michael Palin (foreword by)

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9780312533793 | Thomas Dunne Books, October 28, 2008, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: “One of the finest and most accurate records of the making of the film that I have ever read.

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Product Description: In his latest voyage of discovery, Michael Palin reads his own account of a journey into a new Europe. He starts with a simple idea: that only a couple of hours from home is a half of Europe that is for him as unknown and unexplored as the plateau of Tibet or the vastness of the Sahara...read more

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9781602833548 | Abridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 5, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In his latest voyage of discovery, Michael Palin reads his own account of a journey into a new Europe.

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Product Description: The amazingly insightful, funny and brilliant record of Michael Palin's prime years as a member of the famed comedic group, Monty Python.Michael Palin has kept a diary since newly married in the late 1960s. This volume of his diaries reveals how Python emerged and triumphed, how he, John Cleese, Graham Chapman, the two Terrys---Jones and Gilliam---and Eric Idle came together and changed the face of British comedy...read more

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9780312369354 | Thomas Dunne Books, September 4, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A raucous account of the author's prime years as a member of Monty Python describes the group's international travels, battles over censorship, and collaborations on celebrated films, in an intimate record that is complemented by descriptions of Palin's present experiences as a family man.

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9780312384883 | Reprint edition (Griffin, November 11, 2008), cover price $23.99 | About this edition: The amazingly insightful, funny and brilliant record of Michael Palin's prime years as a member of the famed comedic group, Monty Python.

Miscellaneous:

9781429918336 | St Martins Pr Thomas Dunne Books, September 4, 2007, cover price $9.99

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9781427202260 | Abridged edition (St Martins Pr, September 4, 2007), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: An account of the author's years as a member of Monty Python describes the group's international travels, battles over censorship, and collaborations on celebrated films, in a record complemented by descriptions of Palin's family life.

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Includes the favourite bits from the vast Python oeuvre, which include: why accountancy is not boring, spamelot, the Piranha brothers, the lumberjack song, the larch, every sperm is sacred, the ministry of silly walks, always look on the bright side of life, rat recipes, albatross, constitutional peasants, spam, and more.

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9780413776150 | Methuen Pub Ltd, April 1, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Includes the favourite bits from the vast Python oeuvre, which include: why accountancy is not boring, spamelot, the Piranha brothers, the lumberjack song, the larch, every sperm is sacred, the ministry of silly walks, always look on the bright side of life, rat recipes, albatross, constitutional peasants, spam, and more.

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Chapter one Strip; The football strip has changed dramatically. Today it is an integral part of the economics of football finance, as this chapter reveals. Culturally the strip is now a costume of leisure and its production and consumption is inextricably linked to issues of manufacture, marketing and branding.
By Will Hoon, Michael Palin (foreword by) and Peter Robinson (photographer)

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9781845331610 | Mitchell Beazley, July 28, 2006, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Chapter one Strip; The football strip has changed dramatically.

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