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RUPERT ANNUAL 1945 - A NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129624
Published by Daily Express. 1945. Almost very good condition.

Harrison printing with red endpapers. Pictorial card wraps showing Rupert flying in air on a bicycle with wings. Castle overlooking sea in background. Spine has been repaired with yellow cloth. 4.5" loss to bottom of original paper spine; quarter inch paper loss to top. Creasing to cover corners; some foxing and a few marks. What appear to be sticky glue marks to inside front cover and opposite on belongs to page. Name in ink in belongs to box. NOT price-cut. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. Some page corner creases. Illustrations are still lovely and bright!!!
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WYATT EARP A BIOGRAPHY OF THE LEGEND VOLUME II, PART 1: TOMBSTONE BEFORE THE EARPS
Written by Lee A. Silva; Susan Leiser Silva; et al.
Stock no. 2129560
Published by Graphic Publishers. 1st USA 2010. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Introduction by Robert G. McCubbin. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780971471917. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owner.
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WYATT EARP A BIOGRAPHY OF THE LEGEND VOLUME I: THE COWTOWN YEARS
Written by Lee A. Silva; Elmer Kelton; et al.
Stock no. 2129559
Published by Graphic Publishers. 1st USA 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Including The 'Buntline Special' Colt Controversy and the Evolution of the Gunfighter. Several introductions. ISBN: 0971471908. SIGNED by author, with lengthy inscription to previous owner to front endpaper.
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GREAT PIKE STORIES
Written by Fred Buller.
Stock no. 2129557
Published by The Medlar Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Limited edition to 498 copies, of which 98 are leather bound. This is the Leather edition! ISBN: 1899600264. This is a Binders file copy - so is NOT numbered.
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FOUR SEASONS BEING THE FISHING DIARIES OF CHRISTOPHER YATES JUNE 1977 - MARCH 1981
Written by Christopher Yates.
Stock no. 2129556
Published by The Medlar Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

SIGNED, Limited Edition to 1489 copies. Green covers with gilt title to spine and onlay to front cover. Includes an author signed bookplate to title page, photo of author in a print and a facsimile copy of authors hand drawn map, that was issued with the book. ISBN: 1899600035. Ths is a Binder's copy; SIGNED bookplate has been REMOVED from title page. Also does NOT include map or plate of author. This copy HAS been numbered: Copy No. 811, with 'Display' written over it.
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FISHING FOR A YEAR
Written by Jack Hargreaves. Illustrated by Bernard Venables.
Stock no. 2129512
Published by The Medlar Press. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Dark green cloth with copper and black titles. Limited edition to 975, 125 are quarter bound in leather (this is the cloth bound edition). B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1899600027. This is the Binders File Copy - and so is NOT numbered. A few marks to outer page edges.
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FOUR SEASONS BEING THE FISHING DIARIES OF CHRISTOPHER YATES JUNE 1977 - MARCH 1981
Written by Christopher Yates.
Stock no. 2129510
Published by The Medlar Press. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

SIGNED, Limited Edition to 1489 copies. Green covers with gilt title to spine and onlay to front cover. Includes an author signed bookplate to title page, photo of author in a print and a facsimile copy of authors hand drawn map, that was issued with the book. ISBN: 1899600035. This is the Binders File Copy - this being the case there is NO pictorial onlay to front cover, NO Signed picture to title page and NO facsimile hand drawn map. A few marks to covers.
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BARBEL
Written by J.W. Martin. Illustrated by Paul Cook.
Stock no. 2129509
Published by The Medlar Press. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Smaller format. Leather binding. Black title to spine and front cover. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Deluxe, Limited edition to 55 copies. B/w illustrations. Being a Practical Treatise on Angling with Float and Ledger in Still Water and Stream. ISBN: 1899600248.
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SOMETHING FISHY
Written by Phil Woodhall.
Stock no. 2129498
Published by The Medlar Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Black cloth with silver titles and vignette. B/w illustrations. This book is limited to 498 copies (98 bound in leather). ISBN: 1899600272. A couple of very small marks to front cover, else fine! This is the Binders File Copy - so has NOT been numbered.
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AUTOCOURSE 1967-68
Written by David Phipps.
Stock no. 2129496
Published by The Haymarket Press. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Review of International Motor Sport. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Foreword by Denis Hulme. Bumping to top of spine and a couple of corners. A few spots to covers. Foxing/browning to prelims; last few pages; some page margins. Page edge browning, with a little wrinkling. Wrapper is edge-creased with one closed tear to top of front panel, which has been repaired to verso.
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THE TREASURE HUNTERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E. Wilson; Joyce Davies.
Stock no. 2129482
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1940. Good condition.

Pale blue cloth, black title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. 184 pages. SIGNED by author, with dedication to front endpaper. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Grubby and a few pen marks to covers. Illustration to page 12 has been neatly coloured in. Hint of colour to illustrations on another few pages. Corner creasing to a few pages; small margin tears/chips of loss to other pages. Still a good tight reading copy.
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LET'S PRETEND
Written by Georgette Agnew. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2129480
Published by J. Saville & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Vellum spine with gilt title and vignette; blue cloth covers with gilt title. A book of poems for children. Limited edition to 150 copies, SIGNED by both author and illustrator. Delightful b/w line and silhouette drawings. SIGNED by author and illustrator; this is Copy No. 114. Bumping to spine and corners. Some margin marks and foxing throughout, with light odour to book. Still a nice copy of this special edition!
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