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COLLETT'S FARTHING NEWSPAPER: THE BOWERCHALKE VILLAGE NEWSPAPER 1878-1924
Written by Rex Sawyer.
Stock no. 1826883
Published by The Hobnob Press. 1st thus 2004. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a newspaper like no other, written and printed every week for over forty years in the remote South Wiltshire village of Bowerchalke by its remarkable vicar, the Revd Edward Collett. Originally published as The Bowerchalke Parish Papers: Collett's Village Newspaper, 1878-1924 in 1989 by Alan Sutton Publishing. A completely revissed and reset edition with additional illustrations. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. x and 166 pages including index. ISBN: 0946418225. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded, is grubby to rear panel and has previous bookseller's label to lower edge.

Price: £14.00 £11.90.

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WINSTON CHURCHILL: A LIFE IN THE NEWS
Written by Richard Toye.
Stock no. 1825309
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2020. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of Churchill and the news, from swashbuckling young war reporter to his 'finest hour' as Prime Minister during the Second World War and beyond. Beige cloth boards, black title to spine. ISBN: 9780198803980. Light rubbing to edges of dustwrapper.

Price: £15.00 £12.75.

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CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 2140407
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1st 1970. Almost very good condition.

Card wrap pamphlet. Limited to 255 copies. ISBN: 0900278056. 2-3" tear horizontally across middle of front cover. Other chips and nicks to cover edges; with bits of loss; uneven browning and fading. Contents are still very good - a little browning and some page tip creasing.

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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IT BEATS WORKING: MY 35 YEARS INSIDE MOTOR RACING
Written by Eoin S. Young.
Stock no. 1820310
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The author's career reporting on 35 years of international motor sport. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852604603. Reprint. Light yellowing to text block. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

Price: £18.00 £15.30.

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IT STILL BEATS WORKING! MY FORTY YEARS OF MOTOR RACING FUN
Written by Eoin S. Young.
Stock no. 1812306
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The second volume of Eoin Young's autobiography crammed with all the Grand Prix-after-dinner tales and Barley Mow motor racing pub stories that he forgot to put in the first book! Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851840698. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.

Price: £16.00 £13.60.

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COLLETT'S FARTHING NEWSPAPER: THE BOWERCHALKE VILLAGE NEWSPAPER 1878-1924
Written by Rex Sawyer.
Stock no. 1808795
Published by The Hobnob Press. 1st thus 2004. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a newspaper like no other, written and printed every week for over forty years in the remote South Wiltshire village of Bowerchalke by its remarkable vicar, the Revd Edward Collett. Originally published as The Bowerchalke Parish Papers: Collett's Village Newspaper, 1878-1924 in 1989 by Alan Sutton Publishing. A completely revissed and reset edition with additional illustrations. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. x and 166 pages including index. ISBN: 0946418225. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Base of spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwapper is unevenly faded and lightly edge-worn.

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 2109311
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Limited to 120 copies. Red cloth. Originally published in shorter form in 1970 and 1977. ISBN: 0906134129. SIGNED by author. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing and a couple of nicks.

Price: £50.00 £42.50.

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CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 822176
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Limited to 120 copies. Red cloth. Originally published in shorter form in 1970 and 1977. ISBN: 0906134129. Dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and has a few marks.

Price: £35.00 £29.75.

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CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 822181
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Limited to 120 copies. Red cloth. Originally published in shorter form in 1970 and 1977. ISBN: 0906134129. Some minor foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Dustwrapper is scuffed and lightly sunned.

Price: £35.00 £29.75.

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ARIS'S BIRMINGHAM GAZETTE VOL LXXV No.3895
No author listed.
Stock no. 630496
1816. Good condition.

Monday July 15, 1816 edition. Four printed pages written in columns. Much folded with wear at folds rendering some words unreadable. One small 'wanted' ad has been cut out very neatly from the page and is missing. Else a decent copy of an antiquarian newspaper.

Price: £20.00 £17.00.

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MARCH MEMORIES SHARMANS
Written by Trevor Bevis.
Stock no. 597040
Published by Trevor Bevis. 1st 1995. Fine condition.

The story of Sharmans newspaper and general printers. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0901680605.

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PRESS, POLITICS AND SOCIETY
Written by Aled Gruffydd Jones.
Stock no. 595389
Published by University of Wales. 1st 1993. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

A history of journalism in Wales. ISBN: 0708311679.

Price: £30.00 £25.50.

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