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How to be a motorist.

by W. Heath Robinson.

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Jef Kay
Published
1939.
Condition
Very good.
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£31.94

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1st edition 1939. A humorous guide to driving, illustrated by W. Heath Robinson. Written by K.R.G. Browne. Hardback in red cloth boards, in very good condition. No dustwrapper.
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The Best of Morecambe and Wise.

by Eddie Braben.

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Jef Kay
Published
1974.
Condition
Very good but priceclipped.
ISBN
9780713001334
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£191.61

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1st edition. Signed by Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise on the front endpaper, with no dedication. Large hardback in very good condition, but priceclipped.
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Space: the final frontier.

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Jef Kay
Published
1988.
ISBN
5014138060480
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£3.83

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VHS video, narrated by John Suchet. Shows the story of the Space Age from April the 12th 1961 when Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space up to July the 20th 1969 when Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the Moon. Includes rarely seen Soviet film. VHS video in very good condition.
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A Blueprint for survival.

by Edward Goldsmith.

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Jef Kay
Published
1972.
Condition
Very good.
ISBN
9780854682621
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£3.83

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1st edition 1972. Ex-library, with 2 stamps on the titlepage, otherwise in very good condition in a very good unclipped dustwrapper.
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Reach for the sky.

by Paul Brickhill.

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Jef Kay
Published
1954.
Condition
Very good.
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£351.29

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1st edition. Signed by Douglas Bader on a special bookplate on the half-title page saying "Autographed copy of Reach for the sky: The Story of Douglas Bader, D.S.O., D.F.C.". Bader was discharged from the R.A,F. after losing both legs in an air crash in 1931, but managed to rejoin during the Second World War. He became a squadron leader but… Read more
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Boldness be my friend.

by Richard Pape.

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Jef Kay
Published
1953.
Condition
Very good.
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£8.94

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1st edition. Foreword by Lord Tedder, Marshall of The Royal Air Force.The author's account of his special mission to destroy Goering's residence, his capture and escape during the Second Word War. There is a name written on the front endpaper, otherwise in very good condition in a very good unclipped dustwrapper.
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The Edge of the sword.

by Anthony Farrar-Hockley.

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Jef Kay
Published
1954.
Condition
V ery good.
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£6.39

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1st edition. The Battle of the Imjin River, Korea, in the Second World War. There are maps on the endpapers. There ius an inscription by a donor on the reverse of the frontispiece, otherwise in very good condition in a very good unclipped dustwrapper, slightly worn round the edges.
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Cheshire V.C.

by Russell Braddon.

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Jef Kay
Published
1954.
Condition
Very good.
Item Price
£10.22

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1st edition. By the author of The Naked Island. The story of Leonard Cheshire, who led the 617 Squadron which destroyed two German dams in 1943 and then after the war he founded several Cheshire homes. Very good condition in a very good unclipped dustwrapper.
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Alien Dawn.

by Colin Wilson.

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Jef Kay
Published
1998.
Condition
Very good.
ISBN
9781852277468
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£10.22

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1st edition. An investigation into the Contact Experience: the author's personal quest for a solution to the UFO mystery. By the author of The Outsider. Very good condition in a very good unclipped dustwrapper.
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Philby: the spy who betrayed a generation.

by Bruce Page.

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Jef Kay
Published
1968.
Condition
Very good.
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£6.39

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1st edition. Introduced by John Le Carre. The story of the British spy Kim Philby, who became a Soviet agent from his early twenties but was able to become the director of the counter-Soviet Department and betray every important secret of Western intelligence. The top of the spine is faded where the title is, otherwise in very good condition… Read more
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How to become the sensuous woman.

by "J".

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Jef Kay
Published
1971.
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£3.83

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The author, who is not particularly pretty, shows how to attract men sexually and drive them wild.Paperback in rather worn covers.
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The Happy Hooker.

by Xaviera Hollander.

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Jef Kay
Published
1975.
Condition
Good, in slightly soiled covers.
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£5.11

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Confessions of a prostitute.Paperback in good condition in slightly worn covers.
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Women on top.

by Nancy Friday.

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Jef Kay
Published
1961.
Condition
Very good.
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£10.22

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A collection of erotic fantasies by several women. Hardcover, in very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
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The Altar of Venus.

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Jef Kay
Condition
Very good.
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£8.94

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The erotic confessions of a gentleman of wealth and privilege, first published in a private edition in 1934.Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
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Faster than lightning: my autobiography.

by Bolt, Usain.

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Jef Kay
Published
2013.
Condition
Very good.
ISBN
9780007371419
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£7.66

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1st edition. Very good condition in a very good unclipped dustwrapper, slightly worn round the edges.
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The Pigeon Tunnel

by Le Carre, John.

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Jef Kay
Published
2016.
Condition
Fine.
ISBN
9780241257755
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£12.77

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1st edition. The author's first memoir, giving a glimpse of a writer's journey over more than six decades from his career in British Intelligence to his famous espionage novels. Fine condition in a fine unclipped dustwrapper.
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Close to shore.

by Capuzzo, Michael.

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Jef Kay
Published
2001.
Condition
Fine.
ISBN
9780747274674
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£8.94

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1st edition. The story of the great white shark attacks in New Jersey in 1916, when a lone shark attacked swimmers along the coast from New York to Philadelphia and then swam inland for eleven miles to devastate a farming community. They were the most devastating shark attacks in history, and provided the model for the novel "Jaws"… Read more
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A Natural history of the senses.

by Ackerman, Diane.

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Jef Kay
Published
1990.
Condition
Fine.
Edition
1st American edition.
ISBN
9780394573359
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£10.22

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A celebration of the ability of humans and animals to smell, taste, hear, touch and see, combining scientific fact with lore and history. Fine condition in a fine unclipped dustwrapper.
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The Wealth of Japan.

by O'Connor, Edmund.:

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Jef Kay
ISBN
9780245521928
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£2.55

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London, Harrap, 1976.. 1st edition. Harrap World History Programme.1st edition. Harrap World History Programme. Paperback in fine condition.
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Luther, Erasmus and Loyola.

by Amey, Peter.:

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Jef Kay
ISBN
9780245521836
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£2.55

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London, Harrap, 1975 .. 1st edition. Harrap World History Programme. Paperback in fine condition.
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