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SIGMUND FREUD
Written by Ralph Steadman. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1318017
Published by Paddington Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Bursting defiantly and gleefully beyond the bounds of orthodox biography, Steadman's Sigmund Freud is an unparalleled artistic voyage into the realms of fantasy inspired by the everyday reality of a life of genius. Large format. Beige boards with red title to spine. B/w illustrations. 118 pages. ISBN: 0709207336. SIGNED by the author to title-page. Light page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge creased with a tear to top edge of rear panel which has been tape repaired on verso.

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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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THE FALSE FLAMINGOES
Written by Mischa Damjan. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317705
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Adebaria was quite dissatisfied with being a stork and is determined to become a flamingo! Large format. Orange boards with black title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0234771674. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Price on both flaps of dustwrapper has been blacked out. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and has a repaired tear to top edge of rear panel.

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FLY AWAY PETER
Written by Frank Dickens. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317704
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st thus 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The giraffe with the short neck and the bird who can't fly are naturally delighted to find one another for each is sad and lonely... New edition. Yellow boards, black title to spine. Large oblong format. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped, some light rubbing/marking to cover edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is price-cut and just a little grubby.

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THE TALE OF DRIVER GROPE
Written by Richard Ingrams. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317703
Published by Dennis Dobson Books Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Doomful Tale of Hope or A Hopeful Tale of Doom. Large format. Blue covers with red title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0234779020. Spine slightly bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is price-cut to front flap and also has a printed price blacked out on rear flap. Some rubbing to wrapper edges and some light grubby marks to wrapper.

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TEDDY! WHERE ARE YOU?
Written by Ralph Steadman. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317698
Published by Andersen Press Ltd.. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0862644844. Tiny price sticker to rear cover else fine.

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NO ROOM TO SWING A CAT
Written by Ralph Steadman. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317693
Published by Andersen Press Ltd.. Circa 1989. Fine condition.

Tom's room is so cluttered with toys that there's not even room to swing a cat or moose or dinosaur... Riotous and exuberant colour illustrations. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0862642418. 2nd printing.

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THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1316863
Published by Michael Dempsey; Studio Vista. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An Agony in Eight Fits. Large format. Beige boards, with black title to spine. B/w line drawings by Steadman. ISBN: 0904518086. Spine bumped. Some slight browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Pale page edge browning. Price-cut wrapper is faded to spine (also affecting spine edge of panels.

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EMERGENCY MOUSE
Written by Bernard Stone. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1609532
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition.

Henry in hospital dreams of mice in hospital. Delightful colour illustrations. White glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0905478312. Spine and corners bumped; spine a little browned. SIGNED by author (with dedication) on title page.

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I LEONARDO
Written by Ralph Steadman. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1506771
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Raucous, anarchic, exquisite and moving... Large oblong format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0224019163. SIGNED by Steadman with dedication and date. He appears to have torn page with pen when signing so has written oops!! alongside. Contents clean. Dustwrapper ever so slightly edge worn.

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SIGMUND FREUD
Written by Ralph Steadman. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1506770
Published by Paddington Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Bursting defiantly and gleefully beyond the bounds of orthodox biography, Steadman's Sigmund Freud is an unparalleled artistic voyage into the realms of fantasy inspired by the everyday reality of a life of genius. Large format. Beige boards with red title to spine. B/w illustrations. 118 pages. ISBN: 0709207336. SIGNED by Steadman, with dedication and doodles, on title page also doodles on front endpaper. Top corners and top of spine bumped. A little very pale page edge browning. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little grubby along top and bottom edges.

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CHERRYWOOD CANNON
Written by Dimitri Sidjanski. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1316279
Published by Paddington Press. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. White boards with black silhouette to front cover. Colour illustrations. A Fable of War and Peace. ISBN: 0448229781. SIGNED by the artist to title-page with a small doodle to the cannon illustration. Small nibble patch to base of spine of book. Ink (biro) 2.00 written to top corner of front free-endpaper. Some loss to lower spine corner of front panel of wrapper (where it was nibbled). Dustwrapper is lightly browned, some lifting of laminate at lower edge of front panel.

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