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STUFF AND NONSENSE
Written by A.B. Frost. Illustrated by A.B. Frost.
Stock no. 1317818
Published by John C. Nimmo. Circa 1884. Very good condition.

Amusing b/w cartoons and limericks. Pictorial paper-covered boards, red cloth spine. Brown decorative endpapers. 10.5 x 8". 92 pages. Covers are edge worn and slightly grubby, spine is worn at top and tail and is slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Grubby fingermarks to page margins throughout.
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THE DOUBTFUL GUEST
Written by Edward Gorey. Illustrated by Edward Gorey.
Stock no. 2131130
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being a tale - perhaps an allegory - of deceptive simplicity, with universal meaning for all civilized men and women. Oblong format. Yellow pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0396076289. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and edges; some closed tears; repaired with tape to verso; foxed.
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THE STRUWWELPETER ALPHABET
Written by Harold Begbie. Illustrated by F. Carruthers Gould.
Stock no. 2130993
Published by Grant Richards. 1st 1900. Good condition.

Brown pictorial boards, red cloth spine. 10.5 x 8.5". Colour plates and humourous verse. Spine is browned, with a couple of small holes to cloth. Covers are very browned/grubby with scuffing and Wear. Joints are cracked; can see webbing through and binding is weak. Contents are generally very good; a few margin marks.
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THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF FILM FUN
Written by Graham King. Illustrated by Ronald Saxby.
Stock no. 2130929
Published by Clarkes New Press. 1st Thus 1985. Almost very good condition.

The Comic Anatomy of Film Fun 1920-1962. Celebrating over 2,000 issues of Film Fun. Large format. Black pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0948451017. Creasing to spine and corners. Wear to edges.
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PEN AND PENCIL IN PARLIAMENT
Written by Harry Furniss. Illustrated by Harry Furniss.
Stock no. 1817608
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co.. 1st 1897. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title. Grey pictorial boards. Humourous political cartoons. Board edges rubbed, corners worn. Free endpapers heavily browned. Some light crinkling to contents and faint dampstaining to margins.
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HUMOURS OF GOLF
Written by W. Heath Robinson. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2130291
Published by Duckworth. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Exuberant and eternally engrossing. ISBN: 0715609157. Bumping to spine. Foxing to prelims, endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine and some edge-creasing.
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W.G. GRACE'S LAST CASE
Written by William Rushton. Illustrated by Willie Rushton.
Stock no. 2130213
Published by Methuen. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An outrageously funny novel. B/w illustrations. Or The Wasr of the Worlds - Part Two. ISBN: 0413540804.
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THE ILLUSTRATED CHRISTMAS CRACKER
Written by John Julius Norwich. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2130212
Published by Doubleday. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine and small vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations. Green endpapers. 64 pages. ISBN: 0385605250.
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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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