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The Gower Street Poltergeist

By: Fleming, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066158

Condition: Very Good


A series of humorous articles, written under the pseudonym "Strix," for the "Spectator. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 192 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Beyond the Blonde

By: Flynn-Hui, Kathleen

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 2005

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 020948

ISBN: 0141017376

Condition: Near Fine


Next post dispatch. Unread paperback - 277 pages. The must-have hairdressing novel of the season. View more info

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The Stork Club

By: Freely, Maureen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004823

ISBN: 0747511187

Condition: Near Fine


Finds the irrepressible author at her finest - wickedly wise and hilarious. Clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket - 311 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Elephant That Swallowed a Nightingale: And Other Operatic Wonders

By: Gattey, Charles Neilson

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1982

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 024911

ISBN: 0091460603

Condition: Very Good


Clean, square copy in a price-clipped d/w. Faint tanning to page edges. The eccentricity and high comedy in the world of opera, both on and off the stage. 157 View more info

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Giles Sunday Express & Daily Express Cartoons Thirty-Fifth Series

By: Giles

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Daily Express Publications: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059941

Condition: Very Good


The 1981 Giles annual. Small crease to rear cover but otherwise a very good clean, unclipped copy. View more info

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Eccentric Gamblers

By: Graham, James Anstruther Maxtone

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Mowbrays: 1975

Seller ID: 030873

ISBN: 0264661710

Condition: Very Good


Part of Mowbray's Eccentrics Series. Ten light-hearted biographies of unique men and women who utterly refused to conform to the accepted rules of behaviour. 63 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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From Wimp to Stud in Seven Days

By: Griffiths, Deirdre

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Ann Summers Publishing: 1990

Seller ID: 054527

Condition: Very Good


Saucy cartoon book from the Ann Summers group. Very good copy. View more info

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Oxymoronica : Paradoxical Wit and Wisdom from History's Greatest Wordsmiths

By: Grothe, Mardy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, HarperResource: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059516

ISBN: 0060536993

Condition: Very Good


Quintessential collection of memorable, push-me-pull-you, yin-yang statements. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light signs of shelf life - 246 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cooking One's Corgi

By: Harding, Mike

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Robson Books Ltd: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 029298

ISBN: 086051529X

Condition: Good


A good clean copy in unclipped jacket. 159 pages. Another of the comedian's Christmas annuals for adults. View more info

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The Best of the Raconteurs

By: Heald, Tim & Morley, Sheridan ( Selected By )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2000

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 064092

Condition: As New


A series of stories and anecdotes from Churchill, Bennett, Dickens, Niven, Wilde, Grenfell et al. Clean, bright, unread hardback housed in its own slipcase - 288 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Heywood's Comic Dialogues and Short Sketches Adapted to Entertainments of All Kinds

By: Heywood

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Heywood and Son:

Seller ID: 001669

Condition: Reading Copy


A book of sketches. Small loss to base of spine and chip to edge on front cover. Covers a little soiled. Staples have rusted and marked pages throughout. Blue pencil mark on verso of title page. Not dated - cover price of one shilling. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Private Eye Annual 2001

By: Hislop, Ian

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Private Eye: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051299

ISBN: 1901784223

Condition: Very Good


Voted best Private Eye Annual for 2001. A lovely clean copy in pictorial laminated boards. 96 pages. Reliable next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The "Private Eye" Annual 2005

By: Hislop, Ian ( Editor )

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Private Eye Productions Ltd.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019672

ISBN: 190178438X

Condition: Near Fine


The very best jokes of last year from the country's foremost satirical magazine. Small indent to fore-edge else as new. 96 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The "Private Eye" Annual 2005

By: Hislop, Ian (editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Private Eye Productions Ltd.: 2005

Seller ID: 028909

ISBN: 190178438X

Condition: Near Fine


Annual collection from the House of Gnome. Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 96 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Private Eye Annual : 1999

By: Hislop, Ian (editor)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Private Eye Productions Ltd.: 1999

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 044329

ISBN: 1901784142

Condition: Very Good


Clean, tight copy of the last Private Eye before the Millennium. Minor blemish to rear. 96 pages. Also, laid in, is a copy of the P.E. dd 21st April 2000 entitled 1000 Glorious Copies. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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St. Albion Parish News : Book 7

By: Hislop, Ian Etc

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Private Eye: 2004

Seller ID: 014538

ISBN: 1901784355

Condition: Near Fine


The Vicar Digs In ! The parody of Prime Minister Blair as the vicar of St. Albion's depicting him as a shallow, vain, prating, self-serving hypocrite. As new, unread copy. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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On the House

By: Hoggart, Simon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Robson Books: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043282

ISBN: 0860511588

Condition: Very Good


Selection of extracts from the author's celebrated 'Punch' column, which reached the parts other columns try to pretend aren't there. Answers such questions as to what Edward Heath did when he was invited to Margaret Thatcher's party and which politician said 'When I say I want a little whisky, I mean I want a large whisky, thank you very much'. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 155 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Call Me Florence : A Guide to Nursing

By: Hope, Jane

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller: 1953

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 066006

Condition: Good


The author now turns her wickedly witty comments to the nursing profession. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear with small losses. 100 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Man Hunting: A Girl's Guide to the Game

By: Hopkins, Cathy

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Moss Vale, NSW, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024221

ISBN: 020716875X

Condition: Very Good


A light-hearted handbook for girls - and men who want to know what they're up to. Good clean fun - 95 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Golf Addict visits the U.S.A.

By: Houghton, George

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Museum Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036737

Condition: Very Good


The third book in the humorous Golf Addict series crammed with penetrating truths and sketches of golf addicts. A very good clean softcover. 85 pages. Illustrated by the author. Next post UK dispatch. View more info