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Re: The Wonders of...
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2nd UK Impression which is falling to bits for £4999 and no dustjacket. Bonkers.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/RARE-THE-HO ... 2a0fa8:g:28sAAOSwwbdWGYo4

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Posted on: 2015/11/8 5:53


Re: Interesting eBay Auctions
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I have not seen this before, a review copy of Farmer Giles of Ham from 1949. The item for sale looks like it has a water damage, which is a shame.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/RARE-FIRST- ... 8dc3da:g:1gcAAOSw7hRWPPZw

I think publishers would offer a bit more today when sending out a review copy

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Posted on: 2015/11/8 5:44


Re: The Wonders of...
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He has not even got pictures of the books in good condition from the Internet. Beggars belief.

Posted on: 2015/11/1 5:46


Re: eBay listings submitted on Oct 24
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Stu wrote:

It is the one he used when on secret missions to Germany during WW2. It was this watch that allowed him to single-handedly win the war, whilst still being back in time to catch up on marking his students' papers.


Now, now. No one would believe tosh like that.

Hoping to see the new Bond film next week, surely The Professor must get a mention, I have it on good authority that he was 'Q' in the 1940s :)

Posted on: 2015/10/25 4:56

Edited by Trotter on 2015/10/25 5:06:25
Edited by Trotter on 2015/10/25 5:07:38


Re: Collect A Thing
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It looks like it all comes from Twitter.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CMs7strWUAAEmiF.jpg:large

Posted on: 2015/10/24 23:52



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