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MOTORING THROUGH PUNCH
Written by Russell Brockbank.
Stock no. 1818998
Published by David & Charles. Circa 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

1900-1970. B/w cartoons. Large format. Tape to pastedowns and dustwrapper flaps. Text block browned, top edge has minor foxing. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown. Price-cut yellow pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and slightly worn at edges, small damp stain to lower edge.

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BROCKBANK'S GRAND PRIX
Written by Russell Brockbank; Henry Manney. Illustrated by Russell Brockbank.
Stock no. 1818992
Published by Eyre Methuen Ltd.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Humourous b/w cartoons. Blue boards. ISBN: 0413300803. Tape to pastedowns and dustwrapper flaps. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown. Inscription in ink and browning to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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THE PERILS OF FLIGHT
Written by J. Xaudaro. Illustrated by J. Xaudaro.
Stock no. 1318575
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Humourous full-page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0510000401. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Pale foxing and page edge browning else contents clean.

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THE BEST OF BROCKBANK
No author listed. Illustrated by Russell Brockbank.
Stock no. 2131823
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w humours illustrations. ISBN: 0715369245. Small pieces of tape to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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MORE PICK OF PUNCH
Written by Amanda-Jane Doran.
Stock no. 2131726
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition.

Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - uneven fading to edges.

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THE PICK OF PUNCH
Written by Miles Kington.
Stock no. 2131725
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - uneven fading to edges.

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THE BEST OF THE RACONTEURS
Written by Sheridan Morley; Tim Heald. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 2131652
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Humourous stories selected by Morley and Heald. Brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - a little fading to a couple of edges and a few marks.

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THE FOLIO BOOK OF HUMOROUS ANECDOTES
Written by Edward Leeson. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 2131644
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2005. Very good condition.

Yellow pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded. A couple of light water marks to rear cover. Slip case is very good - A few small spots; wear.

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MELISANDE
Written by Margery Sharp. Illustrated by Roy McKie.
Stock no. 1318458
Published by Collins. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Memoir of a remarkable operatic soprano (a dog!). B/w drawings. Spine bumped. Some erased writing to front free-endpaper else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly grubby and edge worn with minimal loss.

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HEROES AND HEROINES
Written by Eleanor Farjeon; Herbert Farjeon. Illustrated by Rosalind Thornycroft.
Stock no. 1318294
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1933. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. History in rhyme. Spine and corners bumped and worn. 1" loss to base of spine and very slight loss at top. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Some foxing and some fingering to contents. Dustwrapper is worn with loss at edges, grubby and foxed.

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THE CECIL ALDIN BOOK
Written by Cecil Aldin; P.G. Wodehouse; et al. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1318011
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1932. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Contributions by Wodehouse and numerous others. 8 colour plates, 7 half-tone plates and 95 b/w drawings. Pink-beige buckram cloth with orange title labels to spine and front cover. Spine very slightly bumped with a tiny bit of wear to base. Top corner of rear cover is slightly darkened. Endpapers are lightly browned and there is light foxing to the prelims. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with loss, large tear to top of front panel and tape reinforcements to edges on verso.

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SOMETHING IN THE CELLAR
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 1817987
Published by Souvenir Press. 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than 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. Reprint. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly browned and slightly grubby.

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