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1 The Double Crown Club Records.
Privately, 1988. 
8vo. pp. 54. Illustrations. Fine, in quarter cloth and marbled boards. hobies,cards,games 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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2 COETZEE, J.M. Slow man. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION
Secker and Warburg, 2005. 
This leather boound edition is limited to 100 copies signed by the author. This one marked ‘out of series’. Two colour morocco, Fine in slip case. 
Price: 275.00 GBP
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3 CONAN DOYLE, Arthur The Adventure of the Priory School. A Facsimile edition of the original Sherlock Holmes Manuscript. Introduction by Len Deighton.

Copy 256 of limited edition of 350 copies. Signed by Len Deighton. 8vo. Spine slightly faded otherwise Fine, in dust jacket. literature 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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4 DEIGHTON, Len Fighter.
Cape, 1977. 
1st Edition. Very Good in dust wrapper. Pasted to front end paper is a small sheet of Len Deighton headed paper, inscribed "To Derek and Liz and all the family all our love and thanks Len D." 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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A Short Survey of Surrealism., GASCOYNE, David
5 GASCOYNE, David A Short Survey of Surrealism.
Cobden-Sanderson, 1935. 
1st. Edition. Very Good in slightly browned and chipped dust wrapper designed by Max Ernst. art surrealism 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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Art-nonsense and Other Essays., GILL, Eric
6 GILL, Eric Art-nonsense and Other Essays.
Cassell & Co., 1929. 
1st Edition. Tall 8vo. pp. x, 324. Very Good in browned and slightly chipped dust wrapper. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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The Nazarene Gospel Restored., GRAVES, Robert and PODRO, Joshua
7 GRAVES, Robert and PODRO, Joshua The Nazarene Gospel Restored.
Cassell, 1953. 
1st. Edition. Tall 8vo. pp. xxiii, 1021. Black cloth clean and bright, dust wrapper worn and chipped. Modern First Editions 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Night and Day. 17 issues complete with original wrappers bound together., GREENE, Graham
8 GREENE, Graham Night and Day. 17 issues complete with original wrappers bound together.
Night and Day Magazines, 1937. 
4to. Contains 17 [of 26] issues of this highly important literary magazine edited by Graham Greene and includes contributions by Stevie Smith, John Betjeman, Anthony Powell, Louis MacNeice, Christopher Isherwood, Evelyn Waugh, etc. Bound in black buckram retaining both front and rear wrappers from each issue included. Issues 3 (July 15), 4 (July 22), 9 (August 26), 10 (September 2), 13 (September 23), 15 (October 7), 16 (October 14), 17 (October 21), 18 (October 28), 19 (November 4), 20 (November 11), 21 (November 18), 22 (November 25), 23 (December 2), 24 (December 9), 25 (December 16), 26 (December 23). The issue for October 28th contains the review of Shirley Temple in Wee Willie Winkie which was judged to be defamatory and led to an award of £3,500 to 20th Century Fox which led to the demise of the short-lived magazine. 
Price: 950.00 GBP
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9 LARKIN, Philip Bridge for the Living. Poems. A work for chorus and orchestra with music by Anthony Hedges. LP Record.
Meridian Records, 1981. 
Long Playing Record. Fine in sleeve. Commissioned in 1976 by Hull firm J.H. Fenner & Co. it was not performed until 1981 a few months before the completion of the Humber Bridge. The poem is printed on the back of the sleeve. The record contains other compositions by Hedges. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The London Aphrodite; a Literary Periodical. Number One - Six. [Complete], LINDSAY, Jack and STEPHENSON, P.R. Editors
10 LINDSAY, Jack and STEPHENSON, P.R. Editors The London Aphrodite; a Literary Periodical. Number One - Six. [Complete]
Franfrolico Press, August 1928 - July 1929. 
6 issues, complete. A little browned but Very Good. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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11 MORGAN, Richard Woken Furies.
Gollancz, 2005. 
1st Edition, 1st Printing. Fine in dust wrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Road is Wider Than Long; an Image Diary from the Balkans July - August 1938., PENROSE, Roland
12 PENROSE, Roland The Road is Wider Than Long; an Image Diary from the Balkans July - August 1938.
London Gallery Editions, 1939. 
1st Edition. Printed in red and black in a variety of typefaces. Number 86 of a Limited Edition of 500 copies. A few light finger marks. Very Good in original wood grain boards a little worn at the spine extremities. RARE PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED TO THE ENGLISH SURREALIST HUGH SYKES DAVIES. “To Hugh & Joyce Sykes Davies with all best wishes Roland Penrose.” 
Price: 2200.00 GBP
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13 PRINGLE, Roger Portrait of a Stratford Year. Illustrated by Arthur Keene.
Shipstone-on-Stour: The Celandine Press, 1985. 
350 copies were printed. This is number 223 of 320 ordinary copies quarter bound in buckram and Cockerell marbled paper. Fine. Printed by the Whittington press, this copy is inscribed by the author “Smith Settle’s copy with best wishes and thanks.” 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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His Dark Materials Trilogy. [Complete] Comprising Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass., PULLMAN, Philip
14 PULLMAN, Philip His Dark Materials Trilogy. [Complete] Comprising Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass.
Scolastic Press, 1995 - 2000. 
3 Volumes, FIRST EDITIONS, first printings [the first volume with Point and the address 9 Pratt Street and price £12.99 indicatiing the first state]. All Fine in fine dust wrappers, the wrapper of the first volume just a little faded as often found. 
Price: 2950.00 GBP
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15 STROSS, Charles Singularity Sky.
New York: Ace, 2003. 
1st Edition, 1st Printing, preceding the UK edition. Near Fine in dust wrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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16 THUBRON, Colin In Siberia.
Chatto and Windus, 1999. 
1st Edition. Fine in dust wrapper with a very short closed tear to the rear panel. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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17 WALCOTT, Derek Tiepolo’s Hound.
Faber, 2000. 
1st Edition. Limited Edition, 110 copies specially bound and signed by the author, this one marke ‘out of series.’ Cloth backed boards, Fine in glassine wrapper. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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The Works of H.G. Wells. The Atlantic Edition. 28 Volumes., WELLS, H.G.
18 WELLS, H.G. The Works of H.G. Wells. The Atlantic Edition. 28 Volumes.
T. Fisher Unwin, 1924. 
28 Volumes complete. Fine set in original cloth with only a trace of fading to the spines and a little very light spotting to a few covers., with the bookplate of Annie Cowdray of Cowdray Park. LIMITED TO 620 SETS FOR GREAT BRITAIN, THIS IS NUMBER 353 AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. The best and most attractive Wells collected edition. The spines are usually rather more faded. 
Price: 3200.00 GBP
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19 WODEHOUSE, P.G. Bachelors Anonymous.
Barrie & Jenkins, 1973. 
1st Edition. Very Good in very slightly marked price clipped dust wrapper. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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20 YOUNG, Robyn The Brethren Trilogy. [Brethren, Crusade and Requiem.]
Hodder and Stoughton, 2006 - 2008. 
3 Volumes. The first and second are FIRST EDITIONS with the correct number 1 to the reverse of the title page, the third volume is a 3rd impression. Volumes 1 and 2 near Fine in dust wrappers, volume 3 Fine in dust wrapper a little torn at the head of the spine. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Road is Wider Than Long; an Image Diary from the Balkans July - August 1938., PENROSE, Roland
The Road is Wider Than Long; an Image Diary from the Balkans July - August 1938.
PENROSE, Roland
2200.00 GBP
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