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PICTURE SHOW ANNUAL 1932
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817304
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1932. Slightly better than very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour, sepia and b/w photos. Front shows John Boles and Evelyn Laye in "One Heavenly Night". Slight loss of surface paper to top of rear spine edge. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents fine. Glassine dustwrapper with title printed is in two halves and worn with loss.
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VINTAGE FUNFAIRS AMUSEMENT RIDES, CAROUSELS AND FAIRGROUND ART
Written by Brian Steptoe.
Stock no. 1817235
Published by Jumper Books. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Yesterday's amusements restored to their full glory today. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w pictorial endpapers. Colour photos. ISBN: 0952311224. Edges of dustwrapper lightly creased, 0.25" closed tear to top edge of rear panel (no loss).
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THE BEST OF THE MARX BROTHERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2129400
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Groucho, Chinco, Harpo Et Al. Silver/grey cloth with black and white titles and vignettes. B/w photos and colour illustrations. Contained in a fine slip-case.
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TRUMPET AND BUGLE SOUNDS FOR THE ARMY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2129282
Published by His Majesty's Stationery Office. 1903. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. With Instructions for the Training of Trumpeters and Buglers. 1903. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Page browning.
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THE FAIR ORGAN - HOW IT WORKS
Written by Eric V. Cockayne.
Stock no. 2129220
Published by The Fair Organ Preservation Society. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Introduction to the Mechanical Organ of the Fairground. Red cloth boards, gilt title to front. B/w photos and diagrams. 40 pages. Front cover is a bit bowed with some marks. This copy includes a cardwrap booklet/programme: 'Tewkesbury Steam Fair, Organ Festival, on the Old Station Yard July 17,18,19,20' (1969).
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THE BEST OF THE MARX BROTHERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817127
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

Groucho, Chinco, Harpo Et Al. Silver/grey cloth with black and white titles and vignettes. B/w photos and colour illustrations. Second printing. Contained in publisher's almost fine grey slipcase.
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PHILIP BRADLEY FAIRGROUND PHOTOGRAPHS & NOTES
Written by Kevin Scrivens; Stephen Smith.
Stock no. 1816701
Published by New Era Publications. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

January 1932-December 1938. Collection of captioned b/w photos together with selected notes from Philip Bradley's notebooks. . Large format. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 0953509729.
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THE ENGLISH THEATRE IN WALES IN THE EIGHTEENTH AND EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURIES
Written by Cecil Price.
Stock no. 2127915
Published by University of Wales. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth. B/w illustrations. Uneven fading to cover edges; couple of bumps. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned with edge-creasing and chipping; some tape repairs to verso; couple of damp marks to edges.
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SPINNERS OF THE BIG TOP
Written by Pamela Macgregor-Morris.
Stock no. 2127447
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Illustrated with photographs by Rex Coleman and David Simpson. Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. Name and address sticker to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears, but minimal loss.
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QUALITY STREET
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2127180
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Embossed border. 18 pretty tipped-in colour plates with captioned paper guards. 8.25 x 6.25 inches. 198 pages. Couple of corners are lightly bumped. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. A few light margin marks. All plates present. Wrapper is very browned to spine, with creasing and wear; a few chips and tears; only small amounts of loss.
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VICTORIAN PORTABLE THEATRES
Written by Josephine Harrop.
Stock no. 2127105
Published by The Society For Theatre Research. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth covered boards, gilt titles. ISBN: 0854300473. Wrapper is faded to spine with some light marks.
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THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF FILM FUN
Written by Graham King. Illustrated by Ronald Saxby.
Stock no. 2126538
Published by Clarkes New Press. 1ST 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Comic Anatomy of Film Fun 1920-1962. Celebrating over 2,000 issues of Film Fun. Large format. Maroon boards. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 09485451009. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips.
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