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Debrett's Correct Form

by Debrett's Peerage Limited

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Godley Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781870520881
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£9.50

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Richmond, Surrey: Debrett's Ltd, 2006. No marks or inscriptions. Very tiny crease to lower corner of rear cover, none to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 191pp. How to address correctly people in important roles and jobs - royalty, government, the church and titled individuals..… Read more
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£9.50
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Yorkshire Dialect Prose : Second Series

by Halliday & Dickins (editors)

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Godley Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£9.25

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Yorkshire Dialect Society, 1945. No marks or inscriptions. Faint crease across whole booklet. A very clean very tight copy with no bumping to corners. 28pp. Twelve entirely dialect pieces by Yorkshire writers. Scarce second series.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8 x 5 inches.
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£9.25
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Yorkshire Dialect Prose

by Halliday & Dickins (editors)

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Godley Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£4.95

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Yorkshire Dialect Society, 1944. No marks or inscriptions to contents and no creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with small mark to rear cover, rusty staples and no bumping to corners. 24pp. Seven entirely dialect pieces by Yorkshire writers.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8 x 5 inches.
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£4.95
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The Western Heritage of Type Design

by Hutchings, R. S.

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Godley Books
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£17.50

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London: Cory, Adams & Mackay Ltd, 1963. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, tiny rub to upper rear corner, traces of foxing to page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn or creased with irregular sunning to all surfaces. Now protected… Read more
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£17.50
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Chimney Corner

by Waugh, Edwin & Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£6.50

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, dusty page edges, rubbing to top of spine and minor bumping to corners. Clear gilt lettering to spine and front board. Spine not faded or sunned. 292pp. Dialect tales… Read more
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£6.50
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Poems and Songs

by Waugh, Edwin and Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£8.50

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright navy cloth boards, clear gilt lettering to front and spine, slightly dusty page edges and minor bumping to upper corners and spine ends. Spine not faded or sunned 302pp.… Read more
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£8.50
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Lancashire Sketches : First Series

by Waugh, Edwin and Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good (+)
Item Price
£40.00

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked navy cloth boards, clear gilt lettering to front and spine, slightly dusty page edges, minor bump to top of spine, decorated end papers and no bumping to corners. Spine not faded or… Read more
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£40.00
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Keltic Folk and Faerie Tales

by Kaledon Naddair

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Godley Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780712616799
Item Price
£30.00

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London: Rider & Co, 1987. No marks or inscriptions to contents. Very minor small creases to covers, crease down spine. A very clean very tight copy with very slightly marked boards and no bumping to corners. 269pp. The hidden meaning of Keltic folk and faerie tales explored by the author who has studied the religion… Read more
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£30.00
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Lancashire Sketches : Second Series

by Waugh, Edwin and Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good (+)
Item Price
£30.00

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked navy cloth boards, clear gilt lettering to front and spine, slightly dusty page edges, tanning to 'near-end' papers and no bumping to corners. Spine not faded or sunned 287pp. With… Read more
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£30.00
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Besom Ben Stories

by Waugh, Edwin and Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good (+)
Item Price
£12.50

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked navy cloth boards, clear gilt lettering to front and spine, slightly dusty page edges and very minor bumping to upper rear corner and spine ends. Spine not faded or sunned 354pp.… Read more
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£12.50
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Tufts of Heather : Second Series

by Waugh, Edwin and Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good (+)
Item Price
£9.50

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright navy cloth boards, very small mark to front, clear gilt lettering to front and spine, slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Spine not faded or sunned 296pp. With… Read more
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£9.50
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A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English: Volume II - The Supplement

by Partridge, Eric

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Godley Books
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780710067760
Item Price
£15.00

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC, 1970. Minor tape marks end papers. No other marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped with slight rubbing to front and rubbing to spine ends. 975-1528pp. With an exhaustive list of… Read more
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£15.00
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Tufts of Heather : First Series

by Waugh, Edwin and Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£9.50

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. Signed by George B Horridge, ex-soldier and Lancashire cricketer to front end paper, tucked in are brief synopses and a calling card from Mrs Horridge of Elton Lodge, Bury. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright navy cloth… Read more
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£9.50
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A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English: Volume I - The Dictionary

by Partridge, Eric

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Godley Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good (+)
ISBN
9780710019356
Item Price
£25.00

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC, 1970. Neat inscription on front end paper. No other marks. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with small tear to upper front spine corner and rubbing to spine ends. 974pp. With… Read more
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£25.00
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Rambles in the Lake Country and other Travel Sketches

by Waugh, Edwin and Milner, George (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good (+)
Item Price
£12.50

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1890. No marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright very faintly spotted front navy cloth board, unmarked rear, clear gilt lettering to front and spine, slightly dusty page edges and minor bumping to spine ends. Large fold-out map at rear… Read more
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£12.50
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A Dictionary of the Pukkhto or Pukshto Language

by Bellew, Henry Walter

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Godley Books
Published
1901
Condition
Good
Item Price
£20.00

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Lahore: Rai Sahib M. Gulab Singh & Sons, 1901. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A clean tight copy with sunned unmarked boards, fraying to ends of well-sunned spine, well tanned pages (in particular the end papers) and rubbing/bumping to corners. 355pp. A dictionary in which the words from Pukkhto or Pukshto, a… Read more
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£20.00
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Our Family

by Lin, Adet & Anor

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Godley Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£25.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1939. Name on second front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked yellow cloth boards and minor bumping to some corners. Dust jacket not price clipped with pieces missing from ends of sunned spine, tears to some corners and rubbing/creasing to upper edge. … Read more
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£25.00
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The Art of Speaking

by Esdaile, Ernest

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1939
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£17.50

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London: Epworth Press, 1939. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly foxed page edges and no bumping to corners. Dusty dust jacket not price clipped or creased with faint marking and a few small tears to edges. 53pp. … Read more
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£17.50
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Fundamentals of Good English - plus - Good English : How to Speak and Write It. (Parts 1-5)

by The Editor

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Godley Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£12.00

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London: Odhams Press Ltd, 1938. Six booklets in total. A little highlighting to the first - 'Fundamentals of Good English'. No marks or inscriptions to any of the other five. Minor creasing to oversize parts of brown paper covers only. Six very clean very tight booklets with unmarked boards and slight rubbing to spines. … Read more
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£12.00
image of Ceol nan Gaidheal. Songs of the Gael. Music in both notations with Gaelic words and singable English Translations

Ceol nan Gaidheal. Songs of the Gael. Music in both notations with Gaelic words and singable English Translations

by Whyte, Henry (Fionn) (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Item Price
£20.00

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Glasgow, Scotland: Alex MacLaren & Sons, 1980. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy of this very small pocket book with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 121pp. With the… Read more
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£20.00
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