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1 Alfred Lord Tennyson The Poetical Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson ; 23 Volumes
London Macmillan & Co 1896 Hardback Near Fine No Jacket 
The Peoples Edition Blind Stamped Presentation Copy: 23 Volumes blue/green cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration, one part picked out in gold with gilt initials. Gilt titles to spines. Gereral light wear to boards, rough cut pages, Foxing or light discoulering to endpapers. Text fine, bindings firm. The Titles are as follows:- The Brook, Maud, Will Waterproof, Rizpah, The Princess I, The Princess II, Idylls of the King I, Idylls of the King II, Idylls of the King III, Idylls of the King IV, Idylls of the King V, Idylls of the King VI, Enoch Arden, Demeter, Im Memoriam, Locksley Hall, Juvenilia, The Lover's Tale, The Lady Of Shalott, The Voyage of Maeldune, The Spinster's Sweet-Arts, A Dream of Fair Women and The Death of Oeneme 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Auld Hawkie and Other Glasgow Characters, Anderson, Freddie & Fisher, Joe
2 Anderson, Freddie & Fisher, Joe Auld Hawkie and Other Glasgow Characters
U. K. Galsgow District Libraries 1988 0906169240 / 9780906169247 Paperback Very Good ++ No Jacket Dorothy Whitaker 
Illustrated cover, very slight darkening to edges. 47pp with lovely full page illustrations. Poetry by Freddie Anderson. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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3 Anon Guildford Repertory Company 1932-1939
U. K. Biddles Ltd 1939 First Edition Hardback Very Good + 
Mottled card boards, green cloth spine gilt title to leather label. 67pp small closed tear to bottom of last page and rep. Some light soiling to Foreword page written by Claud Powell. Illustrated and with photographs and listing of actors. Text and illustrations very clean and frim. Wear to edges of boards and front board edge slightly warped. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 Anon Happy Hours
Not Known Paperback Very Good No Jacket 
Coloured stapled cover, 1" closed tear to head of spine. inclues poetry, stories, card folding and seems to advertise Iron Jelloides on last page with a maze puzzle with pictures of London. Not filled in.. 14pp illustrated with 2 full colour illustrations at center. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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5 Anon Happy Littlle People
U. K. Blackie & Son Ltd Paperback Good No Jacket 
Booklet with thin cord stitched binding, Minor wear to edges and 3" closed tear to spine. 10pp Illustrated in black and white with 4 full page colour illustrations, minor foxing to corner of one page, otherwise text and illustrations bright, clean and firm., 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6 Anon Trains
U. K. Blackie & Son Ltd Paperback Very Good No Jacket 
Booklet with thin cord stitched binding, Minor wear to edges and 1" closed tear to spine. 10pp Illustrated in black and white with 4 full page colour illustrations, text and illustrations bright, clean and firm., 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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7 Anon Trains
U. K. Blackie & Son Ltd Paperback Good + No Jacket 
Booklet with stapled binding, Minor wear to edges and some light soiling. 10pp Illustrated in black and white with 4 full page colour illustrations, text and illustrations bright, clean and firm., 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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8 Auden, W. H Thank You Fog : Last Poems
London Faber & Faber Ltd 1974 0571106773 / 9780571106776 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good ++ 
Light blue boards, dark blue spine, gilt title to spine. Gift inscription to fep. 57pp text fine, binding firm.Dust Jacket sunning to spine, very minimal wear. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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9 Bawcutt, Prisilla & Riddy, Felicity (edited by) Longer Scottish Poems Volume One
U. K. Scottish Academic Press 1987 0707305098 / 9780707305097 Paperback Very Good No Jacket 
Wear/rubbing to some edges, creasing to bottom front corner which continues for first few pages. . Publishers price label to fep. 423pp Text very clean and firm. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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10 Betjeman, John Summoned By Bells
London John Murray Publishers Ltd 1960 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good Michael Tree 
Green cloth boards, decorated with imprints of bells, gilt title to spine. A few minor foxing spots to first/last few pages, otherwise text and illustrations fine, clean and firm. Dust Jacket slight foxing, slight wear to some edges, and clolour loss to tail of spine. Price clipped. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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11 Bingham, Clifton Holidays
U. K. Blackie & Son Ltd Paperback Very Good + No Jacket 
Booklet with thin cord stitched binding. Minor wear. 10pp Illustrated in black and white with 4 full page colour illustrations, ligh foxing to fist and last page, otherwise text and illustrations bright, clean and firm., 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 Bingham, Clifton Playtime
U. K. Blackie & Son Ltd Paperback Good No Jacket 
Booklet with stapled binding, Minor wear to edges 1" closed tear to tail of spine. two very small closed tears to edges. and some light soiling. 10pp Illustrated in black and white with 4 full page colour illustrations, light foxing to a few pages, coloured illustrations bright, clean and binding firm., 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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13 Bobbin, Tin & Corry, John The Works of Tim Bobbin Esq in Prose and Verse
London John Heywood 1862 Hardback Good No Jacket 
To which is added a rendering into simple English of the Dialogue of Tummus and Meary, with the idioms and similes retained, and explanatory notes, etc. by Elija Ridings. Blue cloth boards, blind stamp decoration with gilt illustration to front boards and title to spine. Gutters cracked so boards detached. Darkening to spine, wear to edges. Private plate to fep with foxing to endpapers. 534pp illustrated. Sporadic foxing thoughout 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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14 Boldrewood, Rolf Old Melbourne Memories
London Macmillan & Co 1896 Second Edition Hardback Good + No Jacket 
Blue buckram boards. Gilt decoration on top of front board and spine. Gilt title to spine. Small label from Wick Episcopi Library togeather with previous owners name to fep and small label to spine. Sunning to spine light wear to edges, rubbing to front board. 259pp including 22pp of poems. 56pp of classified catalogue to rear. Text very clean and firm. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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15 Bridges, Robert October and Other Poems with Occasional Verses on the War
London William Heinemann Ltd 1920 First Edition Hardback Very Good + Fair 
Green boards, with white paper title to spine. light wear with 1/4" crack to head of spine. 64pp text clean, binding firm. Dust jacket in new protective cover, in two pieces with most of spine lacking. Wear to edges with some small chips and 3" closed tear to front flap. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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16 Brook, Henrietta. R Poems from Belfield
U. K. Arthur H Stockwell 1962 First Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good Signed by Author
Blue cloth boards, black title to front, minimal wear. Gift inscription fron the author to fep. 47pp illustrated with a few photographs. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket sunning , light wear to some edges. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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17 Burnside, H. M. Walton, Ellis. Chettle, E. M & E.N In the Sweet Summer-Time
London Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd Hardback Good + No Jacket After Birket Foster 
Illustrated hard boards, with green cloth spine. some rubbing mainly to top front corner and light marks. ffep has 6" tear and rfep has 4" tear at spine edges but are still attched. Unpaginated, stitched binding can be seen in a few places, so binding a little shaky. 9 full page colour lithographs and many other illustrations in sepia and black/white. A few sporadic spotting but mainly text and illustration clean and bright. An interesting Item. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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18 Butler, Samuel The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler : 2 Volume Set
U. K. James Nichol 1854 Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
With Life, Critical Dissertation and Explanatory Notes, By the Rev. George Gilfillan : Green leather boards with raised banded gilt decorated spines, gilt title on red to spine. Slight rubbing to boards. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers with gilt decoration to edges. Private book plate to feps. Text very clean, binding firm. Gutter very slightly cracked to volume one. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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19 Clark, T. B Rhymes of a Rifleman : A Souvenir of the Trenches
London William Nicholson & Sons Ltd 1915 Hardback Good + No Jacket 
Not Dated Circa 1915 : Original green boards, black title to front ans spine. Fading to spine, rubbing to some edges. Webbing showing at contents page. so binding a little shky. 64pp a few pages have one or two foxing spots, otherwise text is clean, pages firm. Frontispiece of author. Composed in the trenches October 1915. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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20 Coleridge, Samuel. Taylor Christabel
London T N Foulis Paperback Good + Good + 
This Edition of Christabel in the third of the London Booklets printed by Constable. Circa 1920 Paper covered boards, Doecorative paper with inlaid illustration. Light wear with a little creasing. 41pp with colour illustrations, light foxing throughout, gutter cracked part way through but pages firm . 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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