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Most of my books can be posted, post free, to addresses in the UK. But you can always visit my shop if you can make it during my restricted opening times. Or you could even arrange for a special opening.

Father Brown – G K Chesterton
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The Amazing Adventures of Father Brown – G K Chesterton

Very early (undated) Dell in near fine condition. Did you know that it is suggested that Father Brown was modelled on the Priest in Heckmondwike (Where my bookshop isn’t) Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£6.50

Ngaio Marsh – Clutch of Constables

Collins Crime Club first edition 1968 fine book in vg+ unclipped dj Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£7.00

A A Fair – Erle Stanley Garner – Some Women Won’t Wait

Heinemann 1958 1st edition book vg plus (small price on ffep) dj clipped otherwise vg+ Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£11.50

Corgi

Reprisal – Arthur Gordon

Reprisal by Arthur Gordon

Corgi 1953 vg+ “A savage Novel of Hatred and Revenge” Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£6.50

Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance

“An Authentic Story of Tribal life and rites by a chieftain of the Northern Blackfeet” a 1965 Corgi 1st Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£6.50

Max Brand – The Jackson Trail

Corgi vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

A Present for :- “A Camper”

Camper Beware by Dennis Rooke drawings by David Langdon
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Camper Beware by Dennis Rooke drawings by David Langdon

Published in 1965 by Robert Hale this is a near fine book (pencil dedication on ffep dj near fine unclipped. Just the present for a keen camper. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£6.00

LEEDS

Leeds Industrial Co-Operative Society Jubilee 1897
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Leeds Industrial Co-Operative Society – Jubilee Celebration 1897 – George Jacob Holyoake

Printed in 1897 260 pages with many illustrations and a comprehensive history of the co-op to that date. A complete copy showing signs of it’s age. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£15.00

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Links With Bygone Leeds – by Joseph Sprittles

Thoresby Society 1969 124 pages well illustrated vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

Rail Centres: Leeds/Bradford by Stephen Batty

The Usual Ian Allen Quality 160 pages well illustrated well written and well indexed. Quality paper and quality reproduction of photographs. A fine hard back and a fine (clipped) dj Through the post to any UK destination £9.00

£9.00

Old Inns and Pubs of Leeds by Barrie Pepper

Published by Alewords in 1997 66 pages well illustrated a fine copy, in the post in the UK for a total of £5.00

£5.00

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LEEDS – Ivan Broadhead

Published in 1990 146 pages well illustrated in Black & White and Colour, photographs and drawings. I must admit I have looked at the pictures but have not read it but it seems a good Balance of illustrations and text and helpfully has an index. Price Below includes UK P&P

£6.50

LEEDS the back to front inside out upside down city – Patrick Nuttgens

Leeds the back to front inside out upside down city – Patrick Nuttgens

A 70 page well illustrated paperback published in 1979 The price below includes UK P&P

£7.50

Leeds Cinemas Remembered – Robert E Preedy

56 pages of Photos and Facts in a 8″X6″ paperback published privately(?) in 1980 this fine copy is available in my shop for £10

LEEDS CINEMAS REMEMBERED

56 pages of Photos and Facts in a 8″X6″ paperback published privately(?) in 1980 Price below includes UK P&P

£12.00

History of Adel, Yorkshire by Val Crompton

92 pages, b&w and colour illustrations published in 2009 Through the post to UK addresses £7.50

£7.50

Basinful of Fun – about 1952 –

Published by F Youngman in Leeds in the early 50’s Cartoons stories illustrations and jokes. I have numbers 48 -50 – 53 – 54 – 58 – 59 – 61-73 – 89 for sale In the Shop £1.50 each in the post to UK address £2.50 each (specify number) If your desire is for more than one Basinful of fun add £1.50 for each copy after one e.g. 3 copies would cost £5,50 delivered to your UK door.

£2.50

Leeds United The Revie Years – by Con Egan

God tight copy Through the post to any UK address

£9.00

Edgar Rice Burroughs – VENUS – TARZAN

Tarzan of the Apes
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Tarzan of the Apes #12

Aug 6th 1971 Williams London vg+ Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

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Tarzan of the Apes #13

Aug 20th 1971 Williams London vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

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Tarzan of the Apes #14

Sept 5 1971 Williams London vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

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Tarzan of the Apes #15

17th September 1971 Williams London vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

Pirates of Venus – Edgar Rice Burroughs

NEL edition Through the post to UK location

£4.00

Lost on Venus – Edgar Rice Burroughs

NEL edition Through the post to UK location

£4.00

Carson of Venus – Edgar Rice Burroughs

NEL edition Through the post to UK location

£4.00

Escape on Venus – Edgar Rice Burroughs

NEL edition Through the post to UK location

£4.00

The Wizard of Venus – Edgar Rice Burroughs

NEL edition Through the post to UK location

£4.00

HMSO and National Trust Guides and other publications

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Castles – An Introduction to the castles of England and wales – HMSO

1954 with 28 plans and 12 photographs dj vg book vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

Rievaulx Terrace – Carlisle Minature Rooms – Erddig
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3 National Trust Guides – The price is for all three

Erddig vg+ 1978 The Carlisle Collection of Miniature Rooms vg+ 1981 The Rievaulx Terrace vg+ 1979 Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£4.50

Rievaulx Abbey Yorkshire – Official Guide

1938 with fold out plan. Posted to UK Address

£4.00

HMSO Beaumaris Castle

Through the post £4.00

£4.00

HMSO Dirleton Castle

Through the post to UK address

£4.00

Stock

AutherTitlePublisherPriceConditionDateEdition
Phillips AlanBeaumaris CastleHMSO£2.50vg19611st
Richardson J SDirleton CastleHMSO£2.50vg+19737th
Maxwell HerbertHolyroodhouseHMSO£2.50vg1923
Peers CharlesRievaulx AbbeyHMSO£2.50vg+1938
Childe GordonSkara BraeHMSO£2.50vg+197711th
Richardson J SStirling CastleHMSO£2.50vg+19783rd

HMSO Skara Brae

Through the post to UK address

£4.00

HMSO Stirling Castle

Through the post to any UK location

£4.00

HMSO Holyroodhouse 1923

Through the post to UK address

£4.00

Housing Manual 1949 HMSO

150 pages packed with illustrations, plans of development, plans of every type of house and photographs of same, a snapshot of the aspirations of the Ministry of Health in 1949. Posted to any UK house

£12.50

Montacute House – The National Trust – Mark Girouard ?

32 pages illustrated photographs and plans, undated but a mention of 1961 additions. In fine condition. Don’t buy you guides from the National Trust, they don’t need your money, I do, and I’m cheaper. Posted to your UK home

£2.50

The Wayfarer’s Book – E-Mansell

The Wayfarer’s Book – E Mansell
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The Wayfarer’s Book – E Mansell

“A collection of scraps and oddments of unusual and interesting facts…… gleaned from all manor of places during my years of wondering the countryside” With Ninety-six Drawings by the author and four coloured plates. 192 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over brown cloth. dj vg Book vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£5.00

MICHAEL COLLINS – The Big Fellow

Michael Collins by Rex Taylor
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Michael Collins by Rex Taylor

“The Big Fellow – He gave his life in the struggle for Irish independence” This is the Four Square paperback edition published in 1966 in mere than vg Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£11.50

ALICE in WONDERLAND – Set of six prints by Frank Brunner

Frank Brunner – Alice in Wonderland

‘Alice in Wonderland’ portfolio of Heavy Metal Magazine and Marvel legend FRANK BRUNNER!! the portfolio is from 1977 and is number 536/1000. Consisting of 6 black and white prints, the first number of which is hand-signed and numbered – see photos! blue original envelope with gold embossing is also included as you can see from photograph there is fading and spotting round the edges. The rest of the portfolio is in really excellent condition, as are the 6 prints. Golden Graphics 1977
size of prints approx. 30 x 40cm (A3)

Frank Brunner – Alice in Wonderland
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Frank Brunner – Alice in Wonderland – Limited edition 6 prints

‘Alice in Wonderland’ portfolio of Heavy Metal Magazine and Marvel legend FRANK BRUNNER!! the portfolio is from 1977 (!) and has the number 536/1000. it consists of 6 black and white prints, the first number of which is hand-signed and numbered – see photos! blue original envelope with gold embossing is also included as you can see from photograph there is fading and spotting round the edges. The rest of the portfolio is in really excellent condition, as are the 6 prints. Golden Graphics 1977 size of prints approx. 30 x 40cm (A3) Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£75.00

Frank Brunner – Alice in Wonderland

If you require more information or photos please ask.

The Paradine Case by Robert Hichens

The Paradine Case by Robert Hitcens

Not a book I am familiar with, I have not read it but as I read “about it” made me think about having a “Courtroom” classification, which I don’t yet have.

The Paradine Case by Robert Hichens

This fine copy was published by Benn in 1958 and is a first edition in this form. The cover does not make it clear if it is fiction or non fiction ( I lean towards fiction as its described as a novel) Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me. I will apply a discount for simultaneous purchases, If I remember.

£10.00

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