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GLEN BAXTER HIS LIFE
Written by Glen Baxter. Illustrated by Glen Baxter.
Stock no. 1317737
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

The Years of Struggle. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0500013071. Some slight rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents clean.
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I LEONARDO
Written by Ralph Steadman. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 2130114
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Raucous, anarchic, exquisite and moving... Large oblong format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0224019163. Some fading to spine and cover edges. Wrapper is creased with 1" tear to base of spine; couple of other small nicks to corners.
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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317713
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Hare likes a flutter, the Tortoise cheats, and they're racing for right of veto on a vegetable patch; the Emperor's new ski clothes tickle the court ladies but leave him cold on the slopes... Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 79 pages. ISBN: 0224026607. Spine slightly bumped. Some very slightly creasing to wrapper edges. A bright copy.
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THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS (CORRESPONDENCE)
Written by John Julius Norwich. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2129834
Published by Doubleday. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth covered boards. Gilt title to spine and vignette to cover. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 038541028X. Bookplate, with inscription stuck to front endpaper. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few grubby marks.
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SAUCY POSTCARDS
Written by Marcus Hearn.
Stock no. 2129144
Published by Constable. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Bamforth Collection. Slightly oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781472105462. 6th printing.
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MONARCHS OF MERRIE ENGLAND VOL I (WILLIAM I TO HENRY III)
Written by Roland Carse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2129091
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w text illustrations. 2 colour plates. 3-4" split to top of spine; smaller split to base. Vertical crease to centre of covers; some chipping to corners. Corner creasing and some page browning; contents are still generally very good. A reading copy.
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FUN & FANTASY A BOOK OF DRAWINGS
Written by A.A. Milne; E.V. Knox. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128979
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Introduction by A.A. Milne. 7 colour plates, with verses by E.V. Knox. B/w illustrations. The artists illustrations from Punch Magazine. Heavy bumping and wear to covers; some splash/stains to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Some corner creasing. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is grubby, creased with tears and chips; a few pieces of loss; some tape repairs.
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THE TERROR OF ST. TRINIAN'S
Written by Timothy Shy. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2128564
Published by Max Parrish. 2nd 1952. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and some foxing to pages. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; some edge-tears and chips, but minimal loss; foxed and browned.
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BRIEF TO COUNSEL
Written by Henry Cecil. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128458
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some pencil underlining. Wrapper uis faded to spine with edge-tears and chips; partial cup ring mark to rear panel; minimal loss.
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GILES No. 1
Written by Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 2127427
Published by Daily Express. 1946. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Chipping and small splits to both sides of spine, at base. Vertical creasing to front cover. Chipping along rear cover edge, with a little loss. Foxing. Inscription in ink to verso of front cover. NOT price-cut. Some grubby margin marks. Staples to binding have rusted, leaving some marks on surrounding area. Contents are still generally very good.
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ZOODIAC
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127389
Published by Pantheon Books. 1st USA 1978. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The signs of the Zodiac in Searle's humourous style. Oblong format. White boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0394500628. A few marks to covers. A little foxing. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; minimal loss; some browning and foxing.
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SOMETHING IN THE CELLAR
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127377
Published by Souvenir Press. 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ronald Searle's Wonderful World of Wine. Large format. Dark red boards with gilt title to spine. Humerous full page b/w and colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0285627651. Some light wear along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.
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