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Raymer, Robert (Ed.) 'New Writing 4', published in July 2004 in Malaysia by Silverfishbooks, 282pp, ISBN 9833221009. Sorry, sold out, but click image to access prebuilt search for this title on Amazon UK Reynolds, J. B. 'The Haunted Barn', published by Samuel French in 1945, 28pp, paperback, staple binding. Very good clean copy. Price: £4.25, not including p&p, which is Amazon's standard charge (currently £2.75 for UK buyers and more for overseas customers) Ridley, Arnold; and Merivale, Bernard. 'The Wrecker: A Play in Three Acts' published as French's Acting Edition No. 635 by Samuel French in 1930, 84 pages. Sorry, sold out but click image to access prebuilt search on Amazon UK for this title Robertson, Terence. 'Walker R. N.', published by Evans Brothers Limited, London, 1965, 192 pages, hardcover, with dustjacket. Good condition with good condition dj. Dj has a couple of rips to the top and bottom edges and rubbing to edge round the spine. Price: £4.75 (not including postage & packing, which for UK buyers is Amazon's standard £2.75 charge, more for overseas buyers) Robbins, Harold. 'Memories of Another Day', published in 1980 by Book Club Associates London, 370pp, hardback with dustjacket. Sorry, sold out, but click picture to access prebuilt search for this title on Amazon UK Roche, F. J. 'Building Model Locomotives', published in 1972 in Great Britain in hardback with dustjacket, 192pp, ISBN 0711000492. Condition: Good+ condition copy with good+ condition dustjacket. The book is quite clean & tidy, the dustjacket is very sligthly faded and has a rip on the top right front corner (sellotaped by a previous owner). Price: £12.00, not including post and packing, which is Amazon UK's standard charge (currently £2.80 for UK buyers, more for overseas customers)
Raymer, Robert (Ed.) 'New Writing 4', published in July 2004 in Malaysia by Silverfishbooks, 282pp, ISBN 9833221009

Condition: very good, clean & tidy copy

Category: Anthologies-short stories

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Reynolds, J. B. 'The Haunted Barn', published by Samuel French in 1945, 28pp, paperback, staple binding.

Condition: Very good clean copy.

Category: Entertainment: Theatre Plays

Contents: Has roles for 8 people: Ted Manning, John Manning (his younger brother), Tony Hathersett (cousin of the above), Jim Hathersett (his brother), Charles Penman (a village constable), Sam (a native of the village), Mr. X ( a one-time airman, German spy) and Mr. Hathersett (father of Tony & Jim). Contains stage plan, property plot and lighting plot

Price: £4.99, not including p&p, which is Amazon's standard charge (currently £2.80 for UK buyers and more for overseas customers)

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Ridley, Arnold; and Merivale, Bernard. 'The Wrecker: A Play in Three Acts' published as French's Acting Edition No. 635 by Samuel French in 1930, 84 pages

Category: Plays: 1930s

Storyline: Contains 15 roles and was first produced at the New Theatre, St. Martin's Lane, London on Tuesday December 6th, 1927. Act 1 is in the General Office of the Great Trunk Railway; Act 2, Scene 1 is in the Library of Roger's House in Marylebone Square. Act 2, Scene 2 is in a Signal Box. Act 3 is the same as Act 1.

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Robertson, Terence. 'Walker R. N.', published by Evans Brothers Limited, London, 1965 , 192 pages, hardcover, with dustjacket.

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Robbins, Harold. 'Memories of Another Day', published in 1980 by Book Club Associates London, 370pp, hardback with dustjacket.

Condition: Good, with some light tanning to dj and internal pages. DJ has some small edge rips

Category: Novels: 1970s Writers

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Roche, F. J. 'Building Model Locomotives', published in 1972 in Great Britain in hardback with dustjacket, 192pp, ISBN 0711000492

Condition: Good+ condition copy with good+ condition dustjacket. The book is quite clean & tidy, the dustjacket is very slightly faded and has a rip on the top right front corner (sellotaped by a previous owner)

Category: Model Railways - Planbooks

Price: £12.00, not including post and packing, which is Amazon UK's standard charge (currently £2.80 for UK buyers, more for overseas customers)

Rose, Lionel. 'Massacre of the Innocents: Infanticide in Great Britain 1800-1939', published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in 1986 in hardcover with dustjacket, 216pp. ISBN 071020339X. Sorry, sold out, but click image to access prebuilt search for this title on Amazon UK Rosen-Ayalon, Myriam. 'Islamic Art and Archaeology of Palestine', published in 2006 by Presses Universitaires de France in paperback, 211pp, ISBN 1598740644. Condition: very good, clean and tidy copy, well looked-after. Price: £19.99, not including post and packing, which is Amazon UK's standard charge (currently £2.80 for UK buyers, more for overseas customers) Rowlands, Ian (Ed.) 'Understanding Information Policy', published by Bowker Saur, 1997. Hardcover, 306 pages. Price £35.00 plus standard Amazon p&p charge (£2.75 for UK) Russell, T. O. 'The Last Irish King: A Drama in Three Acts' published in 1904 in the Irish Republic by M. H. Gill. Condition: acceptable, or fair. It's a bit worn and dirty on the outside and better condition internally. It's past its best, but still very useable and readable. Price: £8.99, not including post and packing, which is Amazon UK's standard charge (currently £2.80 for UK buyers, more for overseas customers)    
Rose, Lionel. 'Massacre of the Innocents: Infanticide in Great Britain 1800-1939', published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in 1986 in hardcover with dustjacket, 216pp. ISBN 071020339X

Condition: Very good, clean and tidy copy, well looked-after with very good dustjacket (not price-clipped)

Category: Social History [this book and a description of its contents can be found on the social history page]

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Rosen-Ayalon, Myriam. 'Islamic Art and Archaeology of Palestine', published in 2006 by Presses Universitaires de France in paperback, 211pp, ISBN 1598740644

Condition: very good, clean and tidy copy, well looked-after

Category: Archaeology

Price: £23.75, not including post and packing, which is Amazon UK's standard charge (currently £2.80 for UK buyers, more for overseas customers)

Rowlands, Ian (Ed.) 'Understanding Information Policy', published by Bowker Saur, 1997. Hardcover, 306 pages, ISBN 1857391799

Condition: Very good condition, clean copy, almost like new.

Category: Non Fiction: Government & Politics: Policies

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Price: £14.99 plus standard Amazon p&p charge (£2.80 for UK)

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Russell, T. O.
The Last Irish King: A Drama in Three Acts.


Published by M. H. Gill & Sons Ltd, Dublin, 1904

Condition: Acceptable condition paperback, string binding, 44 pages, rare copy, relatively clean & readable, intact, but a little dirty on the exterior.

Price: £8.99 (includes p&p for UK first class delivery. International rates available upon request)

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