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Details about  collection/joblot 12 x vintage Penguin (1940s/50s)

collection/joblot 12 x vintage Penguin (1940s/50s) See original listing
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Condition: Used : Split the cost with friends
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J. J. Connington, Nordenholt's Million published in 1946 (no. 582). First thus. General wear and creasing to the spine and cover, tanning to cover and pages, a few pen scribbles to the back cover, otherwise good. 
Hesketh Pearson, Gilbert and Sullivan 1950 (791). First thus. Spine is creased and split, cover tanned and creased, pages tanned. Good. no inscriptions.
Adrian Bell, Silver Ley 1940 (278). 1st reprint. Spine darkened, with mild creasing and scuffing, cover creased, pages tanned. Good. No inscriptions.
Bernard Hollowood, Scowle and Other Papers 1948 (631). First thus. Spine creased and scuffed, chipped at the bottom, small tears to back cover, pages tanned. Good. No inscriptions.
A. E. Coppard, Adam And Eve And Pinch Me 1946 (595). First thus. Spine lightly creased and nicked at the ends, cover and pages heavily creased, tanning and moisture staining to cover and pages. Okay. No inscriptions.
Henry Wade, Here Comes the Copper 1946 (583). First thus. Spine split top and bottom also scuffed and torn, cover heavily creased and marked. First title page missing, large piece missing from the title page, pages tanned. Poor. No inscriptions.
John Dickson Carr, The Blind Barber, date and edition page missing (875). Spine split and scuffed, a torn hole and creasing to the cover, title and publisher pages missing, pages tanned. Okay. No inscriptions.
Saki, The Unbearable Basisngton 1947 (545). First thus. Spine tanned, with light scuffing and nicks to the ends, light wear to the cover and tanning to the pages. Good. No inscriptions.
Laura Knight, Oil and Grease Paint Volume Two 1941 (345). First thus. Bottom quarter of spine missing, spine split at bottom and scuffed, also small tears and tape residue, cover and pages tanned. Fragile but okay. No inscriptions.
Osbert Sitwell, Triple Fugue 1940 (248). First thus. Split to top and bottom of spine, cover creased, some moisture staining to the front cover and first title page, tanning. Okay. No inscriptions.
Edmund Crispin, Swan Song 1955 (1043). First thus. Spine creased with a lean, split at the bottom and scuffed, cover creased, tanning. Good. No inscriptions.
Rachel Ferguson, The Brontes Went to Woolworth's 1940 (245). 1st reprint. Piece missing from top and bottom of spine, cover also torn and chipped around spine ends, spine scuffed, cover creased, pages tanned, number on title page. Okay.

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