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PARIS! PARIS!
Written by Irwin Shaw. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132491
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Humourous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297772759. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso.

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THE TERROR OF ST. TRINIAN'S
Written by Timothy Shy. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132402
Published by Max Parrish. 4th 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spotting to covers, foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is torn with some loss, creased and foxed with uneven browning and fading.

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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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ZOODIAC
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127389
Published by Pantheon Books. 1st USA 1978. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The signs of the Zodiac in Searle's humourous style. Oblong format. White boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0394500628. A few marks to covers. A little foxing. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; minimal loss; some browning and foxing.

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ESCAPE FROM THE AMAZON!
Written by Alex Atkinson. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127274
Published by Perpetua Books. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. With Mrs. Dyson. Some white spotting to covers. Bumping to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some chips and nicks.

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THE ILLUSTRATED WINESPEAK
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127248
Published by Souvenir Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

Ronald Searle's Wicked World of Winetasting! Glazed pictorial boards. Humorous colour illustrations. ISBN: 0285625926. Bumping to spine. Uneven browning to covers.

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SLIGHTLY FOXED - BUT STILL DESIRABLE
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 1815454
Published by Souvenir Press. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

"Ronald Searle's Wicked World of Book Collecting" - the unvarnished truth of the book-seller's jargon is here exposed in one of the funniest and most entertaining books - a must for book sellers and collectors alike. Brown cloth. 124pp. 12 x 8.75". ISBN: 028562945X. Text block has minor foxing. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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CAT O' NINE TALES
Written by Jeffrey Archer. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 1506689
Published by MacMillan. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The fifth collection of short stories from the master storyteller. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 254 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781405032575. A nice copy.

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CAT O' NINE TALES
Written by Jeffrey Archer. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 1316282
Published by MacMillan. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The fifth collection of short stories from the master storyteller. Blue boards, silver title to spine. 262 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780230014930. A couple of tiny indentations to cover edges and a tiny white mark to top corner of front cover else a fine copy. White pictorial wrapper is just a little grubby.

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THE INVESTIGATOR A NARRATIVE IN DIALOGUE
Written by Reuben Ship. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2115408
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In book form, the brilliant satire on McCarthyism. First heard as a radio play in Canada. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Light bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is unevenly browned, especially to spine, with small edge-tear to rear panel and some creasing.

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THE DIVERTING HISTORY OF JOHN GILPIN
Written by William Cowper. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 1108611
Published by Chiswick Press. 1952. Very good condition.

Limited to 1600 copies. Showing how he went farther than he intended and came safe home again. Grey pictorial paper covered card-wraps. B/w illustrations in typical Searle style. Uneven browning and foxing to covers. A little creasing to corners. Foxing also to endpapers, contents are very nice.

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AN EXPERIENCE OF CRITICS
Written by Christopher Fry; et al. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 808000
Published by Perpetua. 1st 1952. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The approach to dramatic criticism. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Wrapper spine browned and worn to edges.

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