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    Cameron, Trewhella, and Koos Human (compilers) – To Mother with Love

    (Cape Town: Brommaert Press, 1997) 4to; laminated pictorial boards; pp. 64; illustrated with examples of period artwork largely in colour. Some spotting to edges. Near fine condition. A selection of literary quotations and fine art celebrating the role of mothers. Facing the contents page is a space (unused) in which to fill out ‘A Message […]

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    Simpson, Paul – The Rough Guide to Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials

    (London: Rough Guides, 2007) 178 x 130 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. 302 incl. index; illustrations. Near fine condition. THE ROUGH GUIDE TO HIS DARK MATERIALS explores the beguiling worlds of Philip Pullman’s classic trilogy. The Raw Materials: Pullman’s inspirations from science and literature including string theory climate change and dark matter John Milton William […]

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    Various authors – Tales from Blackwood”. Volumes V and VI (in one volume)”

    (Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, n.d. [ca 1850]) 12mo; half calf with marbled boards; spine ornately gilt with lettering-pieces to second and third compartments; marbled edges and endpapers; ‘Tales’ individually paginated. Cover rubbed and worn; lower joint starting at head; hinges tender; ‘WITHDRAWN’ stamp to flyleaf; foxed throughout. Good working copy. Contents of Volume V […]