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I DID IT MY WAY
Written by Billy Cotton.
Stock no. 2139991
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Autobiography of the band leader who was also a motor racing driver as well as flyer, power-boat enthusiast, footballer and boxer. B/w photos. ISBN: 024559941X. Some browning and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing and a faded spine.

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FOLK HARPS
Written by Gildas Jaffrennou.
Stock no. 2138839
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A guide for all who are interested in the ancient craft of harp making. It provides detailed information on how to make four types of harp: the Celtic or Irish harp, the Minstrel harp of Central Europe, the harp of Mexico and Paraguay and the smaller harp of Scotland and Ireland, the Bardic harp or 'Clarsach'. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0852423136. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased, with some browning.

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EVERYMAN & OTHER PLAYS
No author listed. Illustrated by John Austen.
Stock no. 2138768
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1925. Very good condition.

Larger format. Black cloth with gilt titles. Blue, black, gold and white illustrations throughout. Contains: Everyman; The Nativity and The Shepherds' Play. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some scuffs to covers. Page edge browning, with some foxing. A few margin marks. Small inscription in ink to free front endpaper.

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THE FOLIO GOLDEN TREASURY
Written by James Michie; et al. Illustrated by Simon Brett; et al..
Stock no. 1322897
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Leather spine with gilt titles. The Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in English Language chosen and introduced by James Michie. Illustrated with Wood Engravings by various artists selected by Simon Brett. Book is fine. Scuffing to slipcase.

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HASSAN
Written by James Elroy Flecker; Basil Dean. Illustrated by Peter Bucknell.
Stock no. 1322875
Published by Folio Society. 1966. Very good condition.

Introduction by Basil Dean. The Story of Hassan of Bagdad and how he came to make the Golden Journey to Samarkand. A play. Dark blue silk moire binding. Colour plates. Top edge blue. Cloth is slightly dusty and faded to spine. Gold slipcase is scuffed with a few scratch marks.

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UNDER MILK WOOD
Written by Dylan Thomas; Douglas Cleverdon. Illustrated by Ceri Richards.
Stock no. 2138110
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited with an introduction by Douglas Cleverdon. A Play for Voices. Purple cloth rear board and spine with gilt title. Grey cloth front board with a lilac leaf design. Light grey endpapers. Lilac two-tone lithographs. Slip case is very good - some grubby marks and light wear.

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UNDER MILK WOOD
Written by Dylan Thomas; Douglas Cleverdon. Illustrated by Ceri Richards.
Stock no. 1823610
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited with an introduction by Douglas Cleverdon. A Play for Voices. Purple cloth rear board and spine with gilt title. Grey cloth front board with a lilac leaf design. Light grey endpapers. Lilac two-tone lithographs. Fourth printing. Boards clean and bright. Light vertical crease to edge of a couple of pages to rear. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE FIRST FOLIO OF SHAKESPEARE
Written by William Shakespeare.
Stock no. 1823592
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. 2nd 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Norton Facsimile. Based on Folios in the Folger Shakespeare Library Collection. Prepared by Charlton Hinman with an introduction by Peter W.M. Blayney. Large format. Heavy volume. Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories & Tragedies. Published according to the True Original Copies. Leather spine. Pictorial cloth. Second edition. ISBN: 0393039854. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed with one or two minor knocks to edges.

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BUNRAKU: THE PUPPET THEATRE
Written by Tsuruo Ando; Charles J. Dunn.
Stock no. 2136449
Published by Walker; Weatherhill. 1st USA 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Performing Arts of Japan: 1. Introduction by Dunn. B/w and colour photos throughout. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a creased front flap; repaired tear to rear panel; spine is fadd.

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ROUND UP THE USUAL SUSPECTS
Written by Aljean Harmetz.
Stock no. 2135680
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st thus 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Making of Casablanca - Bogart, Bergman & World War II. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297812947. Wrapper is price-cut with a few grubby marks.

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PICTUREGOER FILM ANNUAL 1958-59
Written by Robert Ottaway.
Stock no. 1822405
Published by Odhams Press Limited. 1958. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, dark title to spine. Title page features photograph of Ingrid Goude; frontis features Sophia Loren. Over 300 illustrations - 17 in full colour. Boards lightly mottled. Foxing to endpapers. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few minor marks and is lightly rubbed at corners and top edge of rear panel. Overall a lovely example.

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PICTUREGOER FILM ANNUAL 1956-57
Written by Robert Ottaway.
Stock no. 1822404
Published by Odhams Press. 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, red title. Title page features Debbie Reynolds and frontis has colour photograph of Joan Collins. Over 300 photographs - 16 in full colour! Boards & endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and lightly scuffed at edges.

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