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Galanty Show;

by Reed, Douglas

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£60.00

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London, Cape, 1947;. 1st edition.Hardback, Very good/ Dust jacket Very good. 256pp. Grey cloth covers with red title on front & spine. Protected dust jacket has small closed tears at edges, price intact. "No readers are likley to object to the strain on their credulity as they laugh their way through this novel." .
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£60.00
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What a Twit!;

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£16.00

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Dagenham, Ford Motor, 1941;. Softcover stapled booklet. 5.5" x 4.25". Very good condition. 24pp with delightful black/white humorous line drawings. Brown covers with light creases. Solid binding. .
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£16.00
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The Whiskered Footman;

by Jepson, Edgar

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£5.00

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London, Jenkins, nd;. 3rd printing. Hardback. Good / No dust jacket. 312pp with 8pp publisher's catalogue. Orange covers with black decoration & title on the frront. Light edge wear. .
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£5.00
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Jellyfish Bones : The Humor of Zen;

by Gilbert, Donald

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9780931892219
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£12.00

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Nevada City, Blue Dolphin Publishing, 1980; 0-931892-21-X. Softcover. Nr fine condition. Unpaginated with cartoons & decoration on every page .A very good solid copy. .
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£12.00
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London, Cassell, 1922;. Hardback. 9" x 6". In Four Volumes. Vol. III only -- 1874 - 1892. Very good/ No dust jacket. 379pp with tissue guarded frontis. and profusley illustrated throughout by various artists. Navy covers with bright gilt Punch motif on the front, title & decoration on spine. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be… Read more
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£28.00
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London, "Punch" Office, 1915;. Hardback. 10.5" x 8". Very good condition. Selected dates between 1912 & 1915 not arranged in chronological order. Illustrated throughout with many caricactures, cartoons and articles by famous artists including : Frank Reynolds, Ernest H. Shepard, T.H. Townsend, Bernard Partridge, Frank Hart et al. plus Punch's Almanack for 1915 at the back . Original… Read more
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£38.00
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London, Cassell, 1922;. Hardback. 9" x 6". In Four Volumes. Vol. IV only -- 1892 - 1914. Very good/ No dust jacket. 392pp with tissue guarded frontis. and profusley illustrated throughout by various artists plus index for all volumes. Navy covers with bright gilt Punch motif on the front, title & decoration on spine. Please note heavy book,… Read more
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£28.00
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London, Chatto and Windus, 1944;. Hardback. 4to. Good+/ No dust jacket. 205pp . Various Author's including : E.V. Knox, Charles Greaves, E. M. Delafield, J.J. Farjeon & many others. Artisdts include : R.W. Chesterton, Fougasse, F. Reynolds, Geo. Morrow W.R. Sillince and more. Green covers with suffed white title & decoration on the spine. .
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£10.00
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I Do All The Work Around Here;

by Eakin, Jane

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£28.00

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Hollywood, The Marcel Rodd Company, 1946;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. Unpaginated with delightful illustrations and no text. Blue covers with white title on spine. A very nice copy. .
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£28.00
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At Swim-Two-Birds (Four Square Book. no. 759.)

by O'Brien, Flann

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£38.00

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London, Four Square Books, 1962;. Softcover. Good condition. 208pp with tanning to edges. Pictorial covers have been covered with clear sellotape. . " A rumbustious, boozy novel about the real people of Dublin." .
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£38.00
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Pan In the Parlour;

by Lindsay, Norman

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£25.00

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London, T. Werner Laurie, 1934;. 1st edition. Hardback. Good/ No dust jacket. 346pp with illustrated by the Author. Red covers with black decoration & title on the front, title on sunned spine. Few small spots on front cover. Internally very clean & tight. .
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£25.00
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Back to the Slaughterhouse and Other Ugly Moments;

by Searle, Ronald

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£5.00

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London, Macdonald, 1951;. Second impression. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. 96pp with delightful illustrations. Red covers with black school girl motif on the front, title on spine. .
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£5.00
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Drink Up, Gentlemen;

by Morton, J. B.

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£38.00

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London, Chapman & Hall, 1932;. Cheap edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. v, 282pp. Red covers with black decoration on the front, title on spine. A very good copy of hard to find edition. .
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£38.00
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Life's Little Oddities;

by Lynd, Robert ( Y. Y.) Illustrated by Steven Spurrier

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£5.00

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London, Dent, 1941;. reprint. Hardback. Good/ No dust jacket. viii, 234pp with illustrations by Steven Spurrier. Internal hinge cracked but firm. Brown covers with gilt title on navy label. Small mark on front cover. .
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£5.00
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Runyon A La Carte;

by Runyon, Damon

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£5.00

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London, Constable, 1947;. Reprint. Hardback. Good/ Dust jacket Poor. 208pp. Faint fox marks to prelims. Blue covers with silver title on spine. Protected dust jacket has half the spine missing. .
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£5.00
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Pons Asinorum or The Future of Nonsense;

by Edinger, George & Neep, E.J.C.

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£48.00

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London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co, 1929;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. 95pp with 24pp publisher's catalogue. Black covers with white title label on the front & spine. Edges worn and small split top of spine. .
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£48.00
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Take It Easy;

by Runyon, Damon

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London, Constable, 1940;. Hardback. Good+/ No dust jacket. vii, 343pp. Blue covers with red title on sunned spine. .
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Tally - Ho! and Other Hunting Noises;

by Morton, J.B.

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£48.00

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London, Cecil Palmer, 1924;. 1st edition. Copyright. Hardback. Very good condition. x, 54pp. Shadowing on endpapers, no owners inscriptions. Quarter bound grey card boards with blue cloth spine with black title on paper label. A very nice clean tight copy. .
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£48.00
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Some Craftie Arts;

by Gordon, Jan

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£6.00

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London, Morley & Mitchell Kennerley, 1930;. 1st edition. Hardback. Good/ No dust jacket. 134pp. Brown covers with faded gilt title on spine. Small splits on spine. Internally very good , clean & tight. .
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£6.00
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Mrs Murphy;

by Pain, Barry

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£9.00

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London, T. Werner, nd ( c 1915);. Hardback. Good+/ No dust jacket. 114pp with 8pp publisher'sa catalogue. Some foxing to prelims. Text clean & clear with small illustrations in the text. Blue/black marbled covers with maroon corners & . Gilt title on spine.spine .
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£9.00
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