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Punch Vol. CLI

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: At the Office of Punch: 1916

Seller ID: 001021

Condition: Good


July - Dec 1916 Superb line illustrations. Hardbound in burgandy cloth with gilt text on spine. Minor knocks to top and base of spine and corners of cover, otherwise in very good condition good tight pages. 452pp. Very minor foxing on fep. Original booksellers label inside bottom front paste down View more info

Let's Recite Again: Verses and Playlets for Overseas Occasions

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Edinburgh House Press: 1948

Seller ID: 001127

Condition: Good


Illustrations. 52 pages. Verses and Playlets for children ages 6 to 15 View more info

HOW TO PICK UP MEN

By: Alterman, Ira

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Watertown, MA, Ivory Tower Publishing Co Inc: 1984

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 001723

Condition: Good


Sub-titled "A Man in the Hand Is Worth Two in the Bush". Good condition, binding staples bright View more info

Pilgrim's Progress from This World to That Which is to Come Delivered Under the Similitude of a Dream By John Bunyan

By: Bunyan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: 001227

Condition: Poor


The cover is a little worst for wear with a small hole (not through) near the bottom front 1/8" dia. approx. Interior clean and bright, however one or two pages loose. Previous owners plate for Sunday school prize and dated 1904 View more info

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Selected Contributions from The Fifth Glo'ster Gazette 1915-1919

By: Complied, arranged and edited by Anne Crow

Price: £9.99

Publisher: 2013

Seller ID: 9780956232847

ISBN: 0956232841

Condition: New Book


In March 1915, the Fifth Battalion of the Gloucestershire Regiment, their ranks swollen with volunteers, sailed to france to take their place at the Western Front. Seeking to raise the morale of his troops, Lt. Col. J.H. Collett launched the very first British regimental trench journal, "The Fifth Glos'ter Gazette" This miscellany has been compiled from the soldiers' cartoons, plays, stories, poems and jokes, along with some powerful remarks by the Editor. View more info

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The Adventures of Thomas and Leo: The Magical Horse

By: Emma Taylor

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Great Britain, Emma Taylor 2010: 2010

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 20101216-1

ISBN: 0956754708

Condition: New Book


A magical tale of two boy's Christmas present of a rocking horse and a horse shoe. View more info

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Big Louie and Me : Caravans, Curses and Cockfights

By: George Locke

Price: £8.99

Publisher: University of Hertfordshire Press: 2012

Seller ID: 9781907396823

ISBN: 1907396829

Condition: New Book


In 1869 George's great grandmother Alice ran away with a Gypsy boy called Joe Locke, but he soon disappeared when he found out she was carrying a baby. Two years later, when she was sixteen, Alice married her cousin and bore many more children. At the age of eleven, unable to stand his stepfather's cruelty any longer, George's grandfather set out to search for the birth father he had never met. Passed from one community of Gypsies to another, after nine months he met a Gypsy woman who stared at him and said, 'You look exactly like my man'. When Joe heard the boy's story, he embraced him and... View more info

One for the Road

By: Ingrams, Richard; Wells, John

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Private Eye in association with A. Deutsch: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000655

ISBN: 023397511X

Condition: Good


90 pp. A collection of the celebrated 'Dear Bill' columns, published in "Private Eye" magazine View more info

Moliere Comedies Vol 1

By: J B Poquelin Moliere (Intro By F C Green)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, J M Dent: 1951

Edition: Everyman's Library No 830

Seller ID: 001571

Condition: Good


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An Astronaut Leprechaun

By: McHugh, Terence

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Gloucester, Thornhill Press: 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000982

ISBN: 0904110257

Condition: Good


A collection of McHugh's poems View more info

An Astronaut Leprechaun

By: McHugh, Terence

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Gloucester, Thornhill Press: 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000983

ISBN: 0904110257

Condition: Good


A collection of McHugh's poems View more info

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Tales Grandpa Tells

By: Mike Rafferty

Price: £6.99

Publisher: Gloucestershire, 2014

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 9780952504162

Condition: New Book


Grandpa loves telling stories and when ever we visit him we can always rely on him tell us one or two of them. As his grandchildren are of various ages there is plenty of variation for children of all ages. View more info

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The Complete Wit & Whimsey: A View of Life from the Safety of the Cotswolds

By: Mike Rafferty

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Mike Rafferty: Reprinted October 2016

Seller ID: LED0029

ISBN: 095250412X

Condition: New Book


A Collection of brilliant Comic Verse for all Secret Gigglers. View more info

The Goon Show Scripts

By: Milligan Spike

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Sphere Books Ltd: 1973

Seller ID: 000651

ISBN: 0722160798

Condition: Good


The Goon Show dominated the BBC radio shows of the 1950's It came out of a show called Crazy People with the cast of Michael Bentine, Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe and Peter Sellers. These Milligan selected scripts are from episodes between 1954 and 1956. View more info

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Not a Guide to Cheltenham Signed Copy

By: Tom Lowe

Price: £2.00

Publisher: The History Press: 2011

Inscription: Signed "Best Wishes Tom Lowe"

Seller ID: LED0033

ISBN: 0752468839

Condition: New Book Ref A20 OFF3 L11


This little book brings together past and present to offer a taste of Cheltenham. Learn about the mover and shakers who shaped this fantastic town. The great and the good; the bad and the ugly and lots more. Written by a local who knows what makes Cheltenham tick. View more info