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Funny Way to be a Hero

by John Fisher

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Godley Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780584100976
Item Price
£9.50

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London: Frederick Muller Ltd, 1973. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped and well rubbed with small pieces missing from corners and enclosed tear to spine. 336pp. A series of concise biographies of the comedy giants of show… Read more
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£9.50
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City of a Thousand Worlds: Edinburgh in Festival

by Owen Dudley Edwards

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Godley Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781851583980
Item Price
£9.25

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Edinburgh: Mainstream Publishing, 1991. 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 slight traces of storage. 255pp. The Edinburgh Fringe Festival told by a racontaire extraordinaire who had been reviewing these shows for… Read more
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£9.25
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Rising Damp: A Celebration

by Webber, Richard

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Godley Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780752261393
Item Price
£7.25

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London: Boxtree Ltd, 2001. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 180pp. The story of the TV sitcom Rising Damp which ran from 1974 to 1978, featuring Leonard Rossiter as seedy landlord Rigsby..… Read more
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£7.25
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Tommy Cooper: Always Leave Them Laughing: The Definitive Biography of a Comedy Legend

by Fisher, John

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Godley Books
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780007215102
Item Price
£4.95

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London: HarperCollins Entertainment, 2006. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, minor bumping to top of spine and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with minor creasing to top of spine. 470pp. Biography of comedy legend Tommy Cooper.. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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£4.95
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Life of Michael : An Illustrated Biography of Michael Palin

by Novick, Jeremy

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Godley Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780747235293
Item Price
£7.25

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London: Headline, 2001. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 160pp. Biography of Python, comedian, TV and film star and travel writer Michael Palin.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 10 x 7.75 inches.… Read more
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£7.25
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Bravemouth : Living with Billy Connolly

by Stephenson, Pamela

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Godley Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780755312832
Item Price
£4.75

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London: Headline, 2003. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean crisp very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 241pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 9.5 x 6.25 inches.
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£4.75
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George Robey and the Music-Hall

by Harding, James

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Godley Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340499559
Item Price
£6.25

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1990. Book in minto condition. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with very slight traces of handling. 202pp. Biography of George Robey, known through the first half of the twentieth century as 'The Prime minister of Mirth'. He dominated the music hall stage throughout his career.. First Edition. Hard… Read more
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£6.25
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For the Love of Lucy : The Complete Guide for Collectors and Fans

by Wyman, Ric B.

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Godley Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780789200068
Item Price
£18.25

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New York: Abbeville Press, 1995. Small neat bookplate from previous owner on reverse of end paper. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean crisp very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked, torn or creased. 224pp. A superbly comprehensive tribute to Lucille Ball and 'I… Read more
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£18.25
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