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Tolstory : A Collection of Critical Essays

by Matlaw, Ralph E.(editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1967
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Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
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£11.82

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New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1967. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. 178pp. A series of thirteen essays on Tolstoy's writings by distinguished critics and men of letters. From the… Read more
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Turgenev's Literary Reminiscences

by Magarshack, David and Wilson, Edmund

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Godley Books
Published
1958
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£19.16

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London: Faber & Faber, 1958. Book in immaculate condition. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with the tiniest rub to top of spine. 272pp. Literary reminiscences and autobiographical fragments from Ivan Turgenev with an essay on Turgenev by Edmund Wilson, translated from the Russian and with an intro by David Magarshack.… Read more
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The Complection of Russian Literature: A Cento

by Field, Andrew (compiler)

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Godley Books
Published
1971
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780713902143
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£19.16

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London: Allen Lane, 1971. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very slight traces of storage. 324pp. A critical cento (a composition formed by joining scraps from other authors) of Russian… Read more
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Prose of Lakeland : An Anthology

by Thompson, B. L. (compiler)

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Godley Books
Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£9.26

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London: Frederick Warne & Co, 1954. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with pieces missing from spine top and rear lower edge and tears to corners and edges. 184pp. Sixty-nine tales from England's Lake District,… Read more
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Wordscapes

by Barry Maybury

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Godley Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780198331384
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£6.32

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London: Oxford University Press, 1971. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slight foxing to page edges and a trace of rubbing to corners. 160pp. Poetry, essays, many from young children and associated images for stimulating creativity in students.. First… Read more
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Shakespeare's Comedies

by The Editor

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Godley Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
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£7.98

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London: J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd, 1927. Name in two places near front of book. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked olive green boards, slightly dusty page edges and minor bump to lower rear corner. 848pp. All fourteen comedies of Shakespeare… Read more
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The White Cliffs

by Miller, Alice Duer

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Godley Books
Published
1942
Condition
Near Fine
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£14.05

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London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1942. Small inscriptio/date inside front cover. No other marks. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly dusty top of page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or torn or creased with small mark to… Read more
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Rhymes of Mann

by Crowe, Pamela M.

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Godley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781871718010
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£12.77

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Isle of Man: Fannag Press, 1989. Inscription to front end paper. No other marks. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with lovely bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 22pp. Attractive coloured paintings by Julia Ashby alongside fantasy poems about the Isle of Man by Pam… Read more
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Paris Des Poetes

by The Editor

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Godley Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£57.48

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Fernand Nathan, 1980. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked off-white cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. Protected in a card slipcase very slightly rubbed with crease to spine. 171pp. Every alternate page is… Read more
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Gairm : An Raitheachan Gaidhlig : Winter 1964 - No 49

by MacThomais, Ruaraidh (editor)

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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£9.58

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Glasgow, Scotland: Gairm Publications, 1964. Faint spotting to front cover No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright boards, slight damp effect to lower corner of some pages and no bumping to corners. 96pp. Gaelic magazine from a series which have features on literature,… Read more
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Curiouser and Curiouser

by Brahms, Caryl

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Godley Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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£12.77

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London: Haverstock Publishers Ltd, 1944. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked medium blue cloth boards, slightly dusty upper page edges and very minor bumping to corners. Dusty dust jacket price clipped with a little marking and with small pieces missing from spine ends. Now protected in a fully-removable transparent… Read more
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Gairm : Winter 1956 - No 18

by MacThomais, Ruaraidh (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good (-)
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£10.86

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Glasgow, Scotland: Gairm Publications, 1956. Name and '18' on front cover. No other marks or inscriptions and very minor creasing to cover adjacent to spine. Clean tight pages with very slightly dusty boards and no bumping to corners. 96pp. Gaelic magazine from a series which have features on literature, history, fashion, nature, music, politics, transport and… Read more
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J. D. Salinger: A Life Raised High

by Slawenski, Kenneth

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Godley Books
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781904590231
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£9.58

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Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire: Pomona, 2010. Appears unread. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, tiny nick to top of spine and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with tiny nicks to top of spine. 423pp. Biography of the… Read more
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For the Good of the Nation

by Leon Rosselson

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Godley Books
Published
1981
Condition
Good (+)
ISBN
9780904526707
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£9.26

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London: The Journeyman Press, 1981. No marks or inscriptions. Minor creasing to front cover. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, tiny rub to front, wrinkling to mainly one page and no bumping to corners. 80pp. Songs and poems from Leon Rosselson with illustrations by Jeff perks.. Soft Cover. Good (+). Illus.… Read more
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Lewis Carroll: An Illustrated Biography

by Hudson, Derek

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Godley Books
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780094605909
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£12.14

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London: Constable, 1976. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 272pp. Biography of Lewis Carroll, now republished with a great many illustrations. Now protected in fully-removable… Read more
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Boris Pasternak: His Life and Art

by Guy De Mallac

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Godley Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780285625587
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£20.44

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London: Souvenir Press Ltd, 1983. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Rubbed dust jacket not price clipped or marked with small crease to lower front edge, small scratch to rear and nicks to rear corners. 450pp. Biography of the great Nobel… Read more
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The Oxford University Press: An Informal History

by Sutcliffe, Peter

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Godley Books
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780199510849
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£8.30

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OUP Oxford, 1978. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, very slight dustiness to page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with single tiny tear and slight creasing to upper edge. Now… Read more
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Fieldfaring

by Snaith, Stanley

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Godley Books
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£25.55

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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1935. No added marks or inscriptions. A clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight foxing to upper board edges, light foxing throughout pages, foxed untimmed page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked with sunning to edges and rubbing to spine ends and… Read more
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A Lake District Miscellany

by Tom Holman

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Godley Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780711228511
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£6.32

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London: Frances Lincoln Ltd, 2007. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 208pp. Packed with facts, figures, biographies, recipes, poems and lists, this is an informative and entertaining ramble through England's Lake… Read more
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