The Big Book of Sports
LTA Robinson Ltd.
Photos on every page.
Board cover is scuffed, and dust jacket is ripped. Book holding together nicely.
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Author's complete copyright edition
Illustrations by Sir John Gilbert, RA
Routledge, 1881 650pp
Previously owned by writer/broadcaster Ray Gosling
Stunningly beautiful board cover, gold coloured page ends
Some foxing with age
A few pages have come loose
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Scholars of the Heart
Essays in Criticism
S. Gorley Putt
Faber & Faber 1962 239pp
Dust jacket torn in places, book itself in nice clean condition, with good tight binding.
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The Book of Etiquette
Cedar Special 1958 475pp
A bit scruffy and dogeared, but perfectly readable.
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The Squirrel Book
Collins, 1946 Hardback with DJ 78pp
B/W plates and drawings
Good condition. Sewn binding still tight. DJ a little scuffed.
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The Children’s Book of Achievement (Wonders of modern enterprise)
Ed. J.E. Pryde-Hughes.
Large format. Red boards. 288pp.
4 colour and many b/w illustrations.
Science, in its broadest terms, and then a little broader.
Clean inside. Boards faded. Sewn binding still tight.
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(A Quest for Comedy)
Peter Owen 1971
Hardback DJ 240pp B/W photos
DJ and book in very good condition.
Clean. Binding still excellent.
Includes the Goons, Marty Feldman, Monty Python.
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Mr Punch’s Theatricals
Volume IX of The New Punch Library
The Educational Book Company Ltd.
Many, many drawings and cartoons throughout
Condition very good.
Binding holding together very well.
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Phogey! (How to have class in a classless society)
Max Parrish 1960
Drawings by Smilby
Binding holding together very well. Clean inside.
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Poems & Ballads (First series)
Algernon Charles Swinburne
William Heineman 1918
Gold top to pages
No DJ. Very nice gold pattern on spine.
Condition very good for age. Clean.
Binding holding together well.
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The Common Market
Stuart de la Mahotiere
Hodder and Stoughton 1962 3rd impression
Very good condition for age. Page edges yellowed, as expected.
Those were the days.
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The Story of the Daily Worker
edited & completed by Allen Hutt
People's Press Printing Society (London) 1949
Hardback with DJ 128pp
8 pages (16 sides) B/W plates
Very good condition for age. DJ tatty.
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