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1 - Das Beste Aus Reader's Digest Februar 1963
Reader's Digest 1963 Soft Cover Very Good  
Includes the condensed book 'Pepe' by Josef Berger, and a photograph of Pope John XXIII  
Price: 3.00 GBP
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2 - Great Short Stories of the English-Speaking World Volume Two
Readers Digest 1981 Hard Cover As New  No Jacket 
Red boards with gilt title.49 short stories, selected by the editors of Readers Digest. - Conan Doyle, Runyon, Capote, Wharton, Greene etc. A very clean, tight copy.  
Price: 6.00 GBP
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3 - The Arabian Nights' Entertainments
Ward Lock & Co Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
Probably late 19th century. 421pp and publisher's catalogue, illustrated dark red cloth covered boards. Flyleaf probably removed, old price on title page, otherwise a clean copy  
Price: 5.50 GBP
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4 - The Book of Artemas Concerning Men And the Things That Men Did Do, At The Time When There Was War
Westall 1917 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
15th edition. Cream cloth covered boards with illustration in green and black. Flyleaf removed, marks to margin of one page, otherwise VG. Comment on WWI, in biblical language.  
Price: 4.00 GBP
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5 A J Talbot , F Morton Howard, Mabel Constandouros, George Porter, Anthony Pelissier, Philip Johnson, Howard Agg and Neil Grant The One-Act Theatre The Fifth Book
Samuel French 1935 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
132pp, orange cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Internally clean. 7 short plays - T'Drama League Coop, A Visitor For Christmas, The Ogboddy's Outing, Album Leaf, Make-Up, One Morning Very Early, and The Picnic  
Price: 5.00 GBP
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6 Abelson, Edward Misalliance Disastrous And Bizarre Literary Lovelives
Macdonald 1989 0356178404 / 9780356178400 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good David Smith 
96pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w drawings. Previous owner's name stamp on flyleaf, otherwise clean. Amazing stories of the love lives of great writers. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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7 Abish, Walter Eclipse Fever
Faber 1993 0571161642 / 9780571161645 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good 
335pp, complete dustjacket, a little rubbed to edges. Internally very clean. The story of Alejandro, the literary critic. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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8 Ackland, Tom The Disobedient Servant
Indigo 1997 0575400366 / 9780575400368 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
224pp, illustrated softback covers wirth a couple of light creases.Internally clean and tight. A comic thrller - why is someone following Guy, the nondescript civil sevant? 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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9 Ackroyd, Peter Hawksmoor
Abacus 1992 0349100578 / 9780349100579 Mass Market Paperback Very Good  
217pp, illustrated softback covers. One couple of small marks to edge, otherwise internally clean and tight. 'A combination of thriller, ghost story and metaphysical tract', set in C18th London.  
Price: 2.25 GBP
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10 Ackroyd, Peter Milton In America
Sinclair-Stevenson 1996 1856196968 / 9781856196963 First Edition Hard Cover Fine  Good 
277pp. Dustjacket with a portion of loss to the corner of the back is otherwise clean. Internally very clean. What if the poet John Milton had created his own colony in America.  
Price: 4.00 GBP
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11 Adams, Douglas The Restaurant At The End Of The Universe
Pan 1980 0330262130 / 9780330262132 Mass Market Paperback As New  
'Commemorative sequel edition in association with The Observer.' 200pp, illustrated softback covers. A very clean, tight copy. The sequel to The Hitch-Hikers Guide.  
Price: 2.00 GBP
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12 Adderley, James and Low Old Seed On New Ground
Putnam's 1920 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Low 
191pp, hand cut foredge, brown boards, a little rubbed to the corners, with cloth spine. 12 B + w cartoons. Original owner's name on flyleaf, a few light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. Moral stories. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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13 Addison, Joseph Cato A Tragedy By Mr Addison
Edinburgh John Wood 1111 Unbound Very Good No Jacket 
Early 18th century, circa 1713. An early owner has put his name and the date 1765 on page 19. 60pp, leather spine but lacks boards and has probably been removed from a larger collection. One very light mark to the bottom edge, otherwise clean. Includes the Prologue by Mr Pope, the Epilogue and the original cast list. A rare edition. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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14 Addison, Joseph and Arnold, Thomas Addison Selections from Addison's Papers Contributed to the Spectator
Oxford 1900 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
528pp, inclusing Introduction, Notes and Index. Dark green cloth covered boards, worn to edges. Flyleaf removed, previous owner's name to foredge, pencil notes to margins - a good 'reading copy' only. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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15 Adlard, Mark The Greenlander
The Leisure Circle 1978 Hard Cover As New As New 
278 pp, complete dustjacket, A clean copy. Whaling adventure. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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16 Aeschylus Edited by Gilbert Murray Aeschyli Septem Quae Supersunt Tragoediae Editio Altera
Oxford 1955 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Oxford Classical Texts Series. 2nd edition. 376pp, dark blue cloth covered boards.Complete dustjacket with a couple of closed tears to the edges. A couple of spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise internally very clean. Latin Preface and Notes, Greek text 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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17 Aesop Translated By S A Handford Fables of Aesop
Penguin 1956 Mass Market Paperback Very Good Brian Robb 
Translated by S A HAndford, with an Introduction and Notes. 228pp, brown and white softback covers with one small scrape mark to front. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. 
Price: 2.00 GBP
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18 Aguilar, Grace The Mother's Recompense
Sampson Low Hard Cover Very Good Fair 
Sunday School gift bookplate on inner board dated 1931, otherwise internally clean. 424pp, small but clear type. Illustrated dustjacket with portions of loss. A sequel to 'Home Influence'. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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19 Ainsworth, Harrison Windsor Castle
Nelson 1111 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Gift inscription on inner board dated 1942, otherwise a clean copy. Pocket sized. 378pp, blue cloth covered boards. A reissue of the 1843 classic novel. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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20 Ainsworth, Harrison Windsor Castle
Collins 1111 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Pocket sized.382pp, red cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. Frontispiece illustrations. Internally clean. A Library of Classics edition of the 1843 classic novel, set at the court of Henry VIII. 
Price: 1.50 GBP
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