JUST GONE
V.p.: N.p., 1912


Scrapbook in half leather and green boards, gold bands to black spine. First third of the album filled with production photographic illustrations and... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
[BARKER, Granville] COFFIN, C. Hayden

Cuttings Scrapbook for the 1912 Savoy Theatre Production of Twelfth Night

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London: Cassell, 1951

Square 8vo, unpaginated. Original green boards, lettered in gilt and gilt-on-red to spine. Tan endpapers. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition. Introduction by John Heyward.

Now very scarce in the dustwrapper.
BRANDT, Bill

Literary Britain

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London: Ned Sherrin Productions/Anglo-EMI, 1970

Large 8vo, 140 pp., bound in brown stiff paper wrappers, text block secured with two split pins.

First edition. FREELANCE COMEDY WRITER DICK VOSBURGH'S COPY, WITH HIS NOTES TO TITLE PAGE AND OCCASIONAL NOTES AND MARKINGS THROUGHOUT THE TEXT.

Script for the film version of Up Pompeii!, which cast Michael Hordern as Ludicrus, Julie Ege as Voluptua, and Madeleine Smith as Erotica. (The feature film dispensed with the TV show's exclamation mark).

Although his work is uncredited, writer Dick Vosburgh worked on both the TV and film incarnations of Up Pompeii!, a hugely successful show which was worked up by a number of writers from an original idea by Talbot Rothwell.
[HOWERD, Frankie] COLIN, Sid

Up Pompeii

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London: Faber, 1970

8vo, pp. 63. Original stiff paper wrappers.

First paperback edition, originally published in 1960, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE.
HUGHES, Ted

Lupercal

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London: Faber, 1969

8vo, pp. 57. Original printed card wrappers.

First softbound issue, appearing three years after its hardbound counterpart. SIGNED BY THE... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
HEANEY, Seamus

Death Of A Naturalist

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Belfast: Festival Publications, 1965

8vo, 14 pp. unpaginated, stapled paper wrappers.

First edition, first issue, with the purple nine-point star to front wrapper. ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
HEANEY, Seamus

Eleven Poems

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New York: Chilmark Press, 1968

4to, pp. 42. Original three-quarter blue cloth boards, lettered in gilt to black morocco spine. Top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Original... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
[illus. PIPER, John; STONE, Reynolds] THOMAS, R.S.

The Mountains

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London: Viking, 1993

8vo, pp. 280. Original black boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition.

The second volume in Barker's... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
BARKER, Pat

The Eye In The Door

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London: Secker & Warburg, 1993

8vo, pp. 245. Original black boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition.
BANVILLE, John

Ghosts

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London: Pavilion Books/Michael Joseph, 1983

Large 8vo, pp. 144. Original brown boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition.
An early Jones/Foreman... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
[illus. FOREMAN, Michael] JONES, Terry

The Saga Of Erik The Viking

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Edinburgh: T. N. Foulis, 1911

Small 8vo, unpaginated. Original deluxe binding, boards lettered in gilt on spine, and gilt illustration and lettering to front panel. Edges... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
KING, Jessie M.

The City Of The West

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London: Cape, 1979

4to, unpaginated. Original illustrated boards, no dustwrapper, as issued.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE: 'To ---- fair... [please click on the image or book title for more details]
WILLIAMS, Kit

Masquerade

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