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Mainly Personal: Articles selected from the Court Page of The Times
1 Mainly Personal: Articles selected from the Court Page of The Times
The Times Publishing Company 1958 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good plus Worn 
41 essays by various authors, on a variety of subjects dear to English life. Wrapper has considerable edge wear and some loss at head of spine. Previous owner's name on endpaper. 110038 
Price: 8.55 GBP
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Selected Modern English Essays: Second Series
2 Selected Modern English Essays: Second Series
Oxford University Press 1944 Hardback without dust wrapper Very Good. 
Light shelf wear only. pp.358. Including index of authors, The Worlds Classics #406 702149 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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3 Agate, James Essays of To-day and Yesterday
Harrap 1926 First Edition Good reading Copy 
Black oversize soft card covers with laid-on cream label. Edges untrimmed. Some damage to backstrip 103016 
Price: 6.75 GBP
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4 Alpha of the Plough Leaves in the Wind
Dent 1927 Hardback without dust wrapper Good 
Wayfarer's Library. Spine sunned, a bit worn 198443 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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5 Anstey, Joanna (Ed) Echoes. Twenty Five Years of the Telegraph Magazine.
W H Allen 1989 1852271264 / 9781852271268 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Poor 
Wrapper badly torn and repaired at back 199232 
Price: 5.85 GBP
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The English Works of Francis Bacon: Volume 1: The Essays or Counsels Civil and Moral, and The New Atlantis, Bacon, Francis, Lord Verulam
6 Bacon, Francis, Lord Verulam The English Works of Francis Bacon: Volume 1: The Essays or Counsels Civil and Moral, and The New Atlantis
Methuen 1905 Hardback without Dust Wrapper. Good reading Copy. 
Some overall wear. Front hinge repaired. 176pp plus 40pp publisher's catalogue at rear. 675295 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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7 Bennett, Alan Writing Home
Faber & Faber 1994 0571173896 / 9780571173891 Trade paperback UNREAD Illustrated with mono photographs 
Short stories, diaries, occasional journalism, and the delightful and moving Lady in the Van. Bennett at his best. Very light shelf wear only, appears unread 116842 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Writing Home, Bennett, Alan
8 Bennett, Alan Writing Home
Faber & Faber 1994 0571173888 / 9780571173884 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good 
Wrapper a bit rubbed. 417pp. Short stories, diaries, occasional journalism, and the delightful and moving Lady in the Van. Bennett at his best 769051 
Price: 11.95 GBP
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9 Benson, Arthur Christopher From A College Window
John Murray 1926 First thin paper edition Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good 
Name and date on front endpaper 609016 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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From A College Window, Benson, Arthur Christopher
10 Benson, Arthur Christopher From A College Window
Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd No date given. [1920s] Hardback without Dust Wrapper. Good 
Some overall wear and fading to boards. 250 pp. 18 very readable essays on various subjects, such as Art, Books, Authorship, The Simple Life, Priests, Ambition, Beauty, Conversation, etc. etc. 631178 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Aches & Pains, Binchy, Maeve
11 Binchy, Maeve Aches & Pains
Orion Books 1999 0752825186 / 9780752825182 Library laminated stiff card board covers Fine.. Illustrated with line drawings by Wendy Shea. 
pp.79. Ex college library with usual stamps. Appears unread, however. 656056 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Three Curries and a Shish Kebab….and Other Spicy Tales from a Sports Writer's Notebook, Bott, Richard, with a foreword by Sir Alex Ferguson
12 Bott, Richard, with a foreword by Sir Alex Ferguson Three Curries and a Shish Kebab….and Other Spicy Tales from a Sports Writer's Notebook
Empire Publications 1998 190174602X / 9781901746020 First Edition Trade Paperback. Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Slight cover wear, but unread. 680040 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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13 Bradley, A.C (compiler & editor) Essays And Studies by members of The English Association
Oxford - Clarendon Press 1910 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper. Very Good or better 
Essays on subjects connected with the English language; English place names: on the present state of pronunciation; Browning; Blind Harry's 'Wallace'; Shakespeare and the grand style; Some suggestions about bad poetry; and Carlyle and his German masters. Authors include Henry Bradley, W P Ker, George Saintsbury and Robert Bridges. 116075 
Price: 7.88 GBP
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14 Bragg, Rick Somebody Told Me - the newspaper stories of Rick Bragg
Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press 1999 0817310274 / 9780817310271 First Edition First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine 
More than sixty articles from the Pulitzer Prize winner, mostly written for the New York Times. The American Way of Life described by a master journalist. 117448 
Price: 11.25 GBP
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The Lion and the Unicorn, Bryant,  Arthur
15 Bryant, Arthur The Lion and the Unicorn
Collins 1970 0002114712 / 9780002114714 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good or better Photo frontispiece piece 
Articles written by Bryant for the Illustrated London News. Spine of dust wrapper faded, and has slight shelf wear. 116517 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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16 Buchan, John, arranged by Lady Tweedsmuir. Preface by Gilbert Murray, O.M The Clearing House. A Survey of One Man's Mind. A Selection from the Writings of John Buchan.
Hodder & Stoughton 1946 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good 
115609 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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For Crying Out Loud: The World According to Clarkson Volume Three, Clarkson, Jeremy
17 Clarkson, Jeremy For Crying Out Loud: The World According to Clarkson Volume Three
Michael Joseph 2008 0718154401 / 9780718154400 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. 
Unread. 288pp. 680006 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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The Thousand and One Mornings, Colette
18 Colette The Thousand and One Mornings
Peter Owen 1973 0720604419 / 9780720604412 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Very Good 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. 155pp. Journalism and essays written by Colette during 1914. 114568 
Price: 6.30 GBP
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19 Connolly, Cyril The Condemned Playground Essays
Routledge 1945 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good 
Some bumping to corners and overall wear. 112213 
Price: 5.85 GBP
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The Patient  has the Floor, Cooke, Alistair
20 Cooke, Alistair The Patient has the Floor
The Bodley Head 1986 0370308918 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Very Good 
A collection of essays on medicine as seen from a layman's point of view, originally presented as lectures, by a much missed writer of superb English prose. He writes exactly as he speaks, and to read these pieces is to hear again his unmistakeable tones emanating from the radio. 523087 
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