The Medway Corrugated Paper Company Limited: 1953
Seller ID: 052336
Binding: Hard Cover
The novelist and short story writer turns his pen to his first love and his adopted county's life and times into the modern age. Generally clean internally with light foxing mainly confined to prelims. Dustjacket is somewhat tatty with wear & tear and small losses. Photographs by John Gay. Coloured illustrated map endpapers. Next post dispatch. View More...
SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION - this book is the seventh in the Golden Cockerel series of first editions by famous modern authors. Quarter dark green morocco with orange patterned cloth boards. Top edge gilt. The edition is limited to 300 copies, of which this is number 23. Wear, rubbing and minor loss to leather at spine ends and minor bumping to corners, else a very good clean copy with engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. View More...
The other stories include:- The Little Farm, Time Expired; The Lighthouse; Joe Johnson; The Park; Sugar for the Horse; The Flag; No More Nightingales; The Bedfordshire Clanger; A Girl Called Peter; The Major of Hussars; Mrs Vincent; A Christmas Song, and The Frontier. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Very good clean paperback with tanned pages. 188 pages.. View More...
Bleak novel set in the ruined years following World War II, following the life of the main character Laura, as her teenage life stumbles from a miserable and abusive home to a series of senseless robberies and killings with an ex-solider. A good clean copy. 128 pages. Prompt dispatch. View More...
London, Cambridge at the University Press: 1945
Seller ID: 066909
Binding: Hard Back
Condition: Very Good
Charming children's book in which H.E. Bates writes about his garden, near Ashford in Kent, his methods, botany, tools, creatures, moods and maxims. Illustrations by C.F. Tunnicliffe. 69 pages. Very good clean hardback in price-clipped protected jacket with very small loss to head of jacket. Prompt dispatch. View More...
Memoir about living in the English Countryside in the period between the wars. Very good clean paperback with light reading creases to spine. Slight tanning to page edges. 150 pages. B/W illustrations by C.F. Tunnicliffe. Prompt dispatch. View More...
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