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3424

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[illus. SELLERS, Peter] MILLIGAN, Spike and HOBBS, Jack

William McGonagall: The Truth At Last

London: M. & J. Hobbs/Michael Joseph, 1976

8vo, pp. 144. Original black boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Yellow illustrated endpapers. Illustrated... [please click on the image or book title for more details]".... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£295.00

2865

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HEGLEY, John

Uncut Confetti

London: Methuen, 2006

8vo, pp. 85. Original illustrated stiff paper wrappers with fold-over flaps.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO ALAN RICKMAN: .... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£295.00

3443

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[contrib. DOYLE, Arthur Conan]

The Strand, Christmas 1920 Issue

London: George Newnes, 1921

8vo, [pp. 1-84 advertisements] pp. 463-580 [pp. 85-136 advertisements]. Illustrated stiff paper wrappers.

First edition. CHRISTMAS 1920 ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£395.00

3460

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[PARKER, Dorothy] OPPENHEIMER, George

The Passionate Playgoer

New York: Viking, 1958

8vo, pp. 623. Original pale purple boards, lettered in dark purple to front panel and gilt on dark purple to spine. Top edge purple. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition. DOROTHY PARKER'S COPY.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£750.00

3046

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ONDAATJE, Michael

The English Patient

London: Bloomsbury, 1992

8vo, pp. 302. Original blue boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, photographic author's portrait to rear flap. Blue endpapers,... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£495.00

3471

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan

The Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

London: George Newnes, 1891-3

Six bound large 8vo volumes in the standard Strand livery of blue and gilt.

First appearance of the Sherlock Holmes short stories comprising The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, first published.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£500.00

3272

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BLYTON, Enid

Signed Contract For My Third Enid Blyton Book

London: N.p., 1953

4pp. typed legal document, horizontal fold across centre.

Legal contract dated 1 December 1953, SIGNED BY ENID BLYTON.

The contract... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£1,500.00

3203

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TREASE, Geoffrey

Red Comet

Moscow: Co-operative Publishing Society of Foreign Workers in the U.S.S.R., 1936

Small 8vo, pp. 211. Original cream boards, lettered in black to front panel and spine. Maps to endpapers. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition.

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£250.00

3248

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SOMERVILLE, Edith and SOMERVILLE, Boyle

Records Of The Somerville Family Of Castlehaven And Drishane From 1174, To 1940

Cork: Guy & Co., 1940

Large 8vo, pp. 134. Original blue three-quarter boards, lettered in back to front panel and black to white to spine.

First edition. One of... [please click on the image or book title for more details]


3481

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[WALLACE, Edgar]

Papers and Correspondence Concerning the Publication by J.W. Arrowsmith of Angel Esquire (1908) and The Melody of Death (1915)

V.p.: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1925-1959

A small quantity of contracts, correspondence and related materials, housed in a manila folder.

A DETAILED PUBLISHER'S ARCHIVE CONCERNING THE PUBLICATION OF TWO NOVELS BY EDGAR WALLACE: ANGEL ESQUIRE.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£1,250.00

3387

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[JOY DIVISION] CUMMINS, Kevin

Juvenes

London: To Hell With Publishing, 2007

Large 8vo, pp. 192. Original silk-screened boards, the book wrapped in original, sealed blue paper, with the number '38' pencilled to... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£1,250.00

3418

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[HANCOCK, Tony] GALTON, Ray and SIMPSON, Alan

Hancock's Half Hour

N.p. [London]: N.p. [BBC] 1959

56 mimeographed pp., secured with split pin to top left corner.

Camera script of Football Pools, Series Five Episode Ten of ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£700.00

3421

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BROWN, Bob

Globe-Gliding

Diessen: Roving Eye Press, 1930

Small 8vo, pp. 151. Original brown stiff paper wrappers, lettered in gilt to front panel.

First edition of only the second book... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£395.00

3452

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CARROLL, Jock

Bottoms Up

Paris: Olympia Press, 1961

Small 8vo, pp. 210. Original green stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black to front and rear panels and spine. New price printed faintly to rear panel.

First edition. CANADIAN PUBLISHER STUART.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£250.00

3319

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[MacDONALD, George] [LEWIS, C.S.]

A Collection of Papers from the Archive of Publisher Victor Gollancz, Relating to the Publication of the Gollancz Edition of Phantastes and Lilith

V.p.: N.p., V.d.

A small quantity of typed and holograph correspondence, and associated materials, between and concerning C.S. Lewis, his publisher, and interested parties, relating to the publication of Phantastes and Lilith, various sizes and dates, the whole housed in a manila folder..... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£3,500.00

3376

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[COWAN, Ian B.]

A Collection of Papers from the Archive of Publisher Victor Gollancz, Relating to the Publication History of The Scottish Covenanters 1660-1688 by Ian B. Cowan

N.p. [London]: N.p., V.d.

A small quantity of typed and holograph correspondence, and associated materials, between and concerning Ian B. Cowan, his publisher, and interested parties, relating to the publication of The Scottish Covenanters 1660-1688.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£850.00

3357

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[MACLEAN, Alasdair]

A Collection of Papers and Correspondence Relating to the Publishing History of Alasdair Maclean's Four Books (One Unpublished) -- The Author's Entire Career

V.p.: N.p., V.d.

A small quantity of typed and holograph contracts, correspondence and associated materials, between and concerning Alasdair Maclean, his publisher, and other interested parties. .... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£9,500.00

3320

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NORTON, Mary

A Collection of Correspondence between Mary Norton, her publisher and other interested parties, relating to the publication of Are All the Giants Dead?

V.p.: N.p., V.d.

A small quantity of typed and holograph correspondence, and associated materials, between and concerning Mary Norton, her publisher, and interested parties, relating to the publication of Are All The Giants Dead?, .... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£2,500.00

3469

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[PUBLISHING HISTORY] [WODEHOUSE, P.G.] FONSCOLOMBE, Benoit de

A Collection of Contracts, Correspondence and Associated Material Concerning the Post-War French and German Publication History of the Novels of P.G. Wodehouse

V.p.: V.p., V.d.

A small quantity of contracts and correspondence, holograph, typed, and duplicated.

AN EXTENSIVE COLLECTION OF ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE FROM, TO AND ABOUT P.G. WODEHOUSE.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£9,500.00

3470

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WODEHOUSE, P.G.

1p. TLS Discussing the Publication of The Harmonica Mystery and Something Fresh

New York: N.p., 1915

1p. TLS.

1p. TLS FROM P.G. WODEHOUSE (SIGNED 'STEVE'), ALMOST CERTAINLY TO HIS FORMER CONTACT AT MUNSEY'S MAGAZINE BOB DAVIS.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£1,750.00


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