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Guide to the Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, 1935-1965
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A26 A1

No. 1-252a

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A26 A1 No. 1. ARIEL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Maurois, Andre

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: Fr.cov: ANDRE no accent. Rear cov: A FAREWELL TO..
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A26 A1 No. 1f. ARIEL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Maurois, Andre

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: Facsimile copy, 50th annivers. Dj.
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A26 A1 No. 1s. ARIEL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Maurois, Andre

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set. No dj.
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A26 A1 No. 2s. FAREWELL TO ARMS, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hemingway, Ernest

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 3a. POET'S PUB

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Linklater, Eric

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
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A26 A1 No. 3s. POET'S PUB

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Linklater, Eric

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 4a. MADAME CLAIRE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ertz, Susan

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
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A26 A1 No. 4s. MADAME CLAIRE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ertz, Susan

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 5s. UNPLEASANTNESS AT THE BELLONA CLUB, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sayers, Dorothy L.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 6s. MYSTERIOUS AFFAIR AT STYLES, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Christie, Agatha

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 7. TWENTY-FIVE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Nichols, Beverley

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
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A26 A1 No. 7a. TWENTY-FIVE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Nichols, Beverley

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: 9th impression.
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A26 A1 No. 7s. TWENTY-FIVE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Nichols, Beverley

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 8a. WILLIAM

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Young, E. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
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A26 A1 No. 8s. WILLIAM

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Young, E. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 9. GONE TO EARTH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Webb, Mary

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: Rear cov: Andre w/o accent.
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A26 A1 No. 9a. GONE TO EARTH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Webb, Mary

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: 7th impression.
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A26 A1 No. 9s. GONE TO EARTH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Webb, Mary

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 10a. CARNIVAL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mackenzie, Compton

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
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A26 A1 No. 10s. CARNIVAL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mackenzie, Compton

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1985
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1935
  • Notes: In 50th-anniversary boxed set.
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A26 A1 No. 11. SOUTH WIND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Douglas, Norman

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 11a. SOUTH WIND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Douglas, Norman

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1953
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 12. PURPLE LAND, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hudson, W. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 14a. THIN MAN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hammett, Dashiell

Description

  • Publication date: 1961
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 16. EDWARDIANS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sackville-West, V.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 17a. INFORMER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: O'Flaherty, Liam

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 18. DEBONAIR

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Stern, G. B.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 19a. STRANGE CASE OF MISS ANNIE SPRAGG, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bromfield, Louis

Description

  • Publication date: 1959
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 20. EREWHON

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Butler, Samuel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1935
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 20a. EREWHON

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Butler, Samuel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1935
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A26 A1 No. 21. OUR MR. WRENN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lewis, Sinclair

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 22. DOCTOR SEROCOLD

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ashton, Helen

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 23. ESTHER WATERS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Moore, George

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1936
  • Notes: Sticker for Yokohama, Japan, bookstore.
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A26 A1 No. 26. ODD CRAFT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Jacobs, W. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 28. OWLS' HOUSE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Garstin, Crosbie

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 29. AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MARGOT ASQUITH, THE v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Asquith, Margot

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 30. AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MARGOT ASQUITH, THE v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Asquith, Margot

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 31. SHORT HISTORY OF THE WORLD, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Essays & Belles Letters(Purple)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
  • Notes: Unique lilac cover color
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A26 A1 No. 32. WAYWARD MAN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ervine, St.John

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 33b. ANNA OF THE FIVE TOWNS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bennett, Arnold

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 33a. ANNA OF THE FIVE TOWNS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bennett, Arnold

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
  • Notes: First edit.: new Swinnerton introd.
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A26 A1 No. 34. MR. FORTUNE, PLEASE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bailey, H. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 35. ROCKLITZ, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Preedy, George R.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 38. RETURN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: De La Mare, Walter

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 39. WALLET OF KAI LUNG, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bramah, Ernest

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 40. DODO

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Benson, E. F.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 41a. CROME YELLOW

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Huxley, Aldous

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1955
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1936
  • Notes: 10 Huxley titles publ. Apr. '55 .
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A26 A1 No. 42. DEATH OF A HERO

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Aldington, Richard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
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A26 A1 No. 43. SAFETY MATCH, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hay, Ian

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
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A26 A1 No. 44a. CUCKOO IN THE NEST, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Travers, Ben

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
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A26 A1 No. 45a. GLEN O'WEEPING, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bowen, Marjorie

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
  • Notes: 3rd impression.
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A26 A1 No. 47a. LONELY PLOUGH, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Holme, Constance

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
  • Notes: Very early 2nd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 48. PASSAGE TO INDIA, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forster, E. M.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
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A26 A1 No. 48a. PASSAGE TO INDIA, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forster, E. M.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
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A26 A1 No. 48b. PASSAGE TO INDIA, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forster, E. M.

Description

  • Publication date: 1959
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
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A26 A1 No. 48c. PASSAGE TO INDIA, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forster, E. M.

Description

  • Publication date: 1960
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
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A26 A1 No. 50a. W PLAN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Seton, Graham

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1936
  • Notes: 6th impression.
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A26 A1 No. 51. MORNING TIDE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gunn, Neil M.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 52. SPANISH FARM, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mottram, R. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 54. I AM JONATHAN SCRIVENER

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Houghton, Claude

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 56. HOUNDS OF SPRING, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Thompson, Sylvia

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 59. THREE WIVES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Seymour, Beatrice Kean

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 60a. DARK INVADER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: von Rintelen, Captain

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1936
  • Notes: 9th printing.
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A26 A1 No. 62. MISSING MONEYLENDER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sykes, W. Stanley

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1936
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A26 A1 No. 63a. RAFFLES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hornung, E. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1936
  • Notes: 2nd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 65a. MAN IN THE DARK, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ferguson, John

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1936
  • Notes: 4th Peng. prtg. Back flap of dustwrapper.
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A26 A1 No. 66. SURGEON'S LOG, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Abraham, James Johnston

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1936
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A26 A1 No. 66a. SURGEON'S LOG, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Abraham, James Johnston

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1936
  • Notes: 6th impression.
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A26 A1 No. 67. MY SOUTH SEA ISLAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Muspratt, Eric

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 68. WITH MYSTICS AND MAGICIANS IN TIBET

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: David-Neel, Alexandra

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 69. SOME EXPERIENCES OF A NEW GUINEA RESIDENT MAGISTRATE First Series

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Monckton, C. A. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1936
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1936
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A26 A1 No. 69a. SOME EXPERIENCES OF A NEW GUINEA RESIDENT MAGISTRATE First Series

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Monckton, C. A. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1936
  • Notes: 3rd impression.
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A26 A1 No. 70a. SOME EXPERIENCES OF A NEW GUINEA RESIDENT MAGISTRATE Second Series

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Monckton, C. A. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1936
  • Notes: 3rd impression.
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A26 A1 No. 71. CONFESSIONS AND IMPRESSIONS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mannin, Ethel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
  • Notes: Front flap of d.j. almost detached.
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A26 A1 No. 72a. STILL SHE WISHED FOR COMPANY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Irwin, Margaret

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
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A26 A1 No. 73. MR WESTON'S GOOD WINE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Powys, T. F.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
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A26 A1 No. 74. THUNDER ON THE LEFT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Morley, Christopher

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
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A26 A1 No. 75a. DECLINE AND FALL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1951
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
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A26 A1 No. 76. DANGEROUS AGES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Macaulay, Rose

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
  • Notes: Despite verso

    No. real 1st edition.
box 11

A26 A1 No. 77. GREY WOLF

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Armstrong, H. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
  • Notes: Cover color is deep purple,not blue
box 11

A26 A1 No. 78. TRENT'S LAST CASE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bentley, E. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1937
  • Notes: Cover & d.j. color a bright green.
box 11

A26 A1 No. 81. TARKA THE OTTER

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Williamson, Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
box 12

A26 A1 No. 82. UNDERTONES OF WAR

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Blunden, Edmund

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
  • Notes: Verso has "1936" as publ. date.
box 12

A26 A1 No. 82a. UNDERTONES OF WAR

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Blunden, Edmund

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
  • Notes: 2nd prtg. Also have 1st prtg,no dj.
box 12

A26 A1 No. 84. LOLLY WILLOWES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Warner, Sylvia Townsend

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
  • Notes: Despite verso

    No. real 1st edition.
box 339

A26 A1 No. 85. SIR ISUMBRAS AT THE FORD

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Broster, D. K.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
box 12

A26 A1 No. 85a. SIR ISUMBRAS AT THE FORD

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Broster, D. K.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
  • Notes: 3rd impression.
box 12

A26 A1 No. 86. THESE CHARMING PEOPLE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Arlen, Michael

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
  • Notes: Despite verso

    No. real 1st edition.
box 12

A26 A1 No. 87. GREENERY STREET

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mackail, Denis

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1937
  • Notes: Despite verso

    No. real 1st edition.
box 13

A26 A1 No. 91a. GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: James, Dr. M. R.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
  • Notes: 2nd impression.
box 13

A26 A1 No. 91b. GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: James, Dr. M. R.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
  • Notes: 3rd impression.
box 13

A26 A1 No. 92. HAMPDENSHIRE WONDER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Beresford, J. D.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
box 13

A26 A1 No. 93b. WILD STRAWBERRIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Thirkell, Angela

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
box 13

A26 A1 No. 93a. WILD STRAWBERRIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Thirkell, Angela

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
box 13

A26 A1 No. 95a. MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Chesterton, G. K.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
  • Notes: Commercial ad back cover.
box 13

A26 A1 No. 96a. SELECTED MODERN SHORT STORIES v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Steele, Alan (ed.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
box 14

A26 A1 No. 99. WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD, THE: THE STORY OF SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION.. v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Cherry-Garrard, Apsley

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
  • Notes: Vol. I. FI(?) with author's note.
box 14

A26 A1 No. 100a. WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD, THE: THE STORY OF SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION.. v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Cherry-Garrard, Apsley

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
  • Notes: Vol. II of 2 vols.
box 14

A26 A1 No. 100b. WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Cherry-Garrard, Apsley

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1937
  • Notes: New Penguin 1-vol. edit. Earlier Peng. 2 volumes.
box 14

A26 A1 No. 102. YOUTH RIDES OUT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Seymour, Beatrice Kean

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1937
box 14

A26 A1 No. 103a. TALL SHIP, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: "Bartimeus"

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1937
box 14

A26 A1 No. 104a. DEEP WATERS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Jacobs, W. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1937
  • Notes: Tribute to Jacobs inside front cover.
box 15

A26 A1 No. 106a. NOW EAST,

No. WEST

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ertz, Susan

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
  • Notes: 2nd prtg.
box 15

A26 A1 No. 107. PRIVATE WORLDS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bottome, Phyllis

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
box 15

A26 A1 No. 108a. KAI LUNG UNROLLS HIS MAT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bramah, Ernest

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
box 15

A26 A1 No. 109. FIDDLER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Millin, Sarah Gertrude

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
box 15

A26 A1 No. 110. DISRAELI

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Maurois, Andre

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
box 15

A26 A1 No. 112. CHILDREN OF THE EARTH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mannin, Ethel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
box 15

A26 A1 No. 114. FOCH: MAN OF ORLEANS v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hart, B. H. Liddell

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
  • Notes: Peng. list pubdate

    No. '37 in error.
box 16

A26 A1 No. 115. FOCH: MAN OF ORLEANS v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Liddell Hart, B. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1937
  • Notes: Peng. list pubdate

    No. '37 in error.
box 16

A26 A1 No. 116. ON ENGLAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Baldwin, Earl

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1937
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1937
box 16

A26 A1 No. 116a. ON ENGLAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Baldwin, Earl

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1937
box 16

A26 A1 No. 117a. SEVEN FAMOUS ONE-ACT PLAYS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sutro, A.; Box, C.; Herbert, A.; Ferguson, J.; Down, O.; Houghton, S..

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1937
  • Notes: 1st "PLAY" category (?)
box 16

A26 A1 No. 118a. WHILE ROME BURNS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Woollcott, Alexander

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1937
  • Notes: 2nd impression.
box 16

A26 A1 No. 118b. WHILE ROME BURNS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Woollcott, Alexander

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1937
  • Notes: 3rd impression. Wartime ad back cover.
box 16

A26 A1 No. 121. LEAN MEN v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bates, Ralph

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
  • Notes: Also have v.2, 122.
box 17

A26 A1 No. 122. LEAN MEN v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bates, Ralph

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
  • Notes: Also have vol. 1, 121.
box 17

A26 A1 No. 125. INDIAN DAY, AN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Thompson, Edward

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
  • Notes: "HAPPY BOOK STALL, BOMBAY" stamped.
box 17

A26 A1 No. 126. TRADER HORN: THE IVORY COAST IN THE EARLIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lewis, Ethelreda (ed.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
box 339

A26 A1 No. 127a. HAVERING PLOT, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Keverne, Richard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
  • Notes: 3rd Penguin impression.
box 17

A26 A1 No. 128. LORD OF ARABIA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Armstrong, H. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
box 17

A26 A1 No. 129a. WEEK-END BOOK IN TWO VOLUMES v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Meynell, Francis and Vera

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
  • Notes: Also have vol. 2, serial 130.
box 17

A26 A1 No. 130a. WEEK-END BOOK IN TWO VOLUMES v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Meynell, Francis and Vera

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1938
  • Notes: Also have vol. 1, serial 129.
box 18

A26 A1 No. 132. MR. PERRIN AND MR. TRAILL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Walpole, Hugh

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1938
  • Notes: Ad on inside page,

    No. on back cover.
box 18

A26 A1 No. 133. WATKINS' LAST EXPDEDITION [ILLUSTRATED]

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Chapman, F. Spence

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1938
  • Notes: Ad on inside page,

    No. on back cover.
box 18

A26 A1 No. 134. CARL AND ANNA with IN THE LAST COACH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Frank, Leonhard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1938
  • Notes: Ad on inside page,

    No. on back cover.
box 18

A26 A1 No. 136a. VILE BODIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1953
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1938
box 18

A26 A1 No. 136b. VILE BODIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1955
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1938
  • Notes: Biogr. backcover var. Written by Waugh.
box 18

A26 A1 No. 137a. DEATH AT SWAYTHLING COURT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Connington, J. J.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1938
box 18

A26 A1 No. 140a. COLD COMFORT FARM

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gibbons, Stella

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1951
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1938
box 19

A26 A1 No. 141. I FIND FOUR PEOPLE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Frankau, Pamela

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1938
  • Notes: Verso publ. date given as "April 1938".
box 339

A26 A1 No. 151b. INVISIBLE MAN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1938
  • Notes: 5th Peng. prtg. Bk. 17.5cm, smaller than typical.
box 19

A26 A1 No. 151a. INVISIBLE MAN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1938
  • Notes: 8th Penguin impression.
box 19

A26 A1 No. 152a. ENTER A MURDERER

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Marsh, Ngaio

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1949
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1938
  • Notes: Yellow-green cover.
box 340

A26 A1 No. 156a. RED HOUSE MYSTERY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Milne, A. A.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1938
  • Notes: 3rd Penguin impression.
box 19

A26 A1 No. 158. WAXWORKS MURDER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Carr, John Dickson

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1938
  • Notes: Very light shade of green.
box 340

A26 A1 No. 159a. DANGERFIELD TALISMAN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Connington, J. J.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1938
  • Notes: 5th Penguin impression.
box 19

A26 A1 No. 161a. NORTH TO THE ORIENT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sep. 1938
box 19

A26 A1 No. 162. BFFORE THE BOMBARDMENT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sitwell, Osbert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1938
box 19

A26 A1 No. 163. CHARLTON

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Charlton, L. E. O.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1938
  • Notes: Vert.category: "AUTOBIOGRAPHY"
box 20

A26 A1 No. 168a. HOUSE OF EXILE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waln, Nora

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1938
  • Notes: 4th prtg. No prtg on back cover.
box 20

A26 A1 No. 169a. AS WE WERE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Benson, E. F.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1938
  • Notes: 2nd printing.
box 20

A26 A1 No. 170. SELECTED MODERN SHORT STORIES v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Steele, Alan (ed.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1938
  • Notes: Contains stories by 11 authors.
box 340

A26 A1 No. 171. PEKING PICNIC

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bridge, Ann

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
box 20

A26 A1 No. 171a. PEKING PICNIC

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bridge, Ann

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
  • Notes: 2nd printing [?].
box 20

A26 A1 No. 172a. CRESCENT MOON, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Young, Francis Brett

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
  • Notes: From a British prison library.
box 20

A26 A1 No. 173. ETHAN FROME

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wharton, Edith

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
box 20

A26 A1 No. 174. KAI LUNG'S GOLDEN HOURS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bramah, Ernest

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
box 21

A26 A1 No. 175. CREWE TRAIN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Macaulay, Rose

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
  • Notes: Entire DW spine heavily toned a deep tan.
box 21

A26 A1 No. 177. RAGGED BANNERS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mannin, Ethel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
box 21

A26 A1 No. 178a. CHAOS IS COME AGAIN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Houghton, Claude

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
box 21

A26 A1 No. 179. BLACK MISCHIEF

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1938
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
box 21

A26 A1 No. 179a. BLACK MISCHIEF

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Publication date: 1958
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
box 21

A26 A1 No. 180a. TALES FROM TCHEHOV

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Tchehov, Anton Garnett, Constance (translat.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1938
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A26 A1 No. 182. NIGHT FLIGHT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Saint-Exupery, Antoine de

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 183a. FIGHT OF THE "FIRECREST", THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gerbault, Alain

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 186. PENANG APPOINTMENT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Collins, Norman

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 187a. "EGYPT'S" GOLD, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Scott, David

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 189. BUT SOFT: WE ARE OBSERVED

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Belloc, Hilaire

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 191a. ORDINARY FAMILIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Robertson, E. Arnot

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
  • Notes: 4th printing.
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A26 A1 No. 193. SLEDGE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lindsay, Martin

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
  • Notes: DW and fr.cov.: "ILLUSTRATED" both sides penguin.
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A26 A1 No. 194. HELENE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Baum, Vicki

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 196. FOUR PLAYS: TO HAVE THE HONOUR; BELINDA; THE DOVER ROAD; MR. PIM PASSES BY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Milne, A. A.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
  • Notes: No vertical words: "PLAY"
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A26 A1 No. 197. STORY OF AN AFRICAN FARM, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Schreiner, Olive

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 198. AMATEUR ADVENTURE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Dower, Gandar

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
box 340

A26 A1 No. 199. IN THE MIDST OF LIFE: TALES OF SOLDIERS AND CIVILIANS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bierce, Ambrose

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 199a. IN THE MIDST OF LIFE: TALES OF SOLDIERS AND CIVILIANS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bierce, Ambrose

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
  • Notes: Wartime: only 17cm. Ad on back.
box 340

A26 A1 No. 200. BACK TO METHUSELAH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
  • Notes: No vertical "PLAY".
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A26 A1 No. 200a. BACK TO METHUSELAH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1939
  • Notes: No vertical "PLAY".
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A26 A1 No. 202a. ESCAPING CLUB, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Evans, A. J.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1939
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A26 A1 No. 203. COLONEL'S DAUGHTER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Aldington, Richard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1939
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A26 A1 No. 204a. GREY STEEL (J. C. SMUTS): A STUDY IN ARROGANCE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Armstrong, H. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1939
  • Notes: 2nd printing.
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A26 A1 No. 205. FROM RED SEA TO BLUE NILE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forbes, Rosita

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1939
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A26 A1 No. 207a. CAPTAIN SCOTT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gwynn, Stephen

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1939
  • Notes: 2nd printing. Ad on back
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A26 A1 No. 211a. "PIP"

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hay, Ian

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1939
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A26 A1 No. 212. LITERARY LAPSES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Leacock, Stephen

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1939
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A26 A1 No. 213a. HIGH TABLE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Cannan, Joanna

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1939
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A26 A1 No. 215. STORE OF LADIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Golding, Louis

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1939
box 340

A26 A1 No. 216a. VERDICT OF YOU ALL, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wade, Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1939
  • Notes: 4th Penguin impression.
box 340

A26 A1 No. 220a. OXFORD TRAGEDY, AN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Masterman, J. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1939
  • Notes: 3rd Penguin impression.
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A26 A1 No. 220b. OXFORD TRAGEDY, AN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Masterman, J. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1939
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A26 A1 No. 221. DE VALERA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: O'Faolain, Sean (Whelan, John)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1939
  • Notes: Special cover. Cover states "A New Biography".
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A26 A1 No. 222. WIDDERSHINS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Onions, Oliver

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 223. TWO VAGABONDS IN SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gordon, Jan and Cora

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 225. EBONY AND IVORY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Powys, Llewelyn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1939
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A26 A1 No. 229a. GUN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forester, C. S.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1939
  • Notes: Cover illustrat. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 229b. GUN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forester, C. S.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1956
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1939
  • Notes: 10 Forester titles publ. Jan. '56
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A26 A1 No. 230. TWELVE AGAINST THE GODS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bolitho, William

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1939
  • Notes: Lippman, Walter memoir as preface.
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A26 A1 No. 231. ALL PASSION SPENT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sackville-West, V.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
  • Notes: Verso publ. date is "1939".
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A26 A1 No. 232a. NATIONAL VELVET

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bagnold, Enid

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
  • Notes: Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 232b. NATIONAL VELVET

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bagnold, Enid

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
  • Notes: 2nd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 235. PASSIONATE YEAR, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hilton, James

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 237. GO SHE MUST

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Garnett, David

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 238. COMPLEAT ANGLER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Walton, Izaak

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1939
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
  • Notes: Wood engravings cover & inside.
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A26 A1 No. 239a. STEALTHY TERROR

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ferguson, John

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 241. WINDJAMMER'S HALF DECK, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: "Shalimar" (Hendry, F. C.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 242a. HINDOO HOLIDAY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ackerley, J. R.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 245. BRONTES WENT TO WOOLWORTH'S, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ferguson, Rachel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 247. CORDUROY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bell, Adrian

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1940
  • Notes: Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 248. TRIPLE FUGUE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sitwell, Osbert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 251. RAGGED TROUSERED PHILANTHROPISTS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Tressall, Robert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 252a. FATE CANNOT HARM ME

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Masterman, J. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
 

A26 A1

No. 254-611

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A26 A1 No. 254. AWAY FROM IT ALL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Belfrage, Cedric

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1940
  • Notes: Not 1st edit. despite verso.
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A26 A1 No. 255. ARCTIC VILLAGE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Marshall, Robert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 258. WILD OATS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Muspratt, Eric

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1940
  • Notes: Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 260. PENGUIN PROBLEMS BOOK, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Williams, W. T.; Savage, G. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1940
  • Notes: Cover delicate; Pages OK. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 260a. PENGUIN PROBLEMS BOOK, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Williams, W. T.; Savage, G. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 261a. MARCHING ON TANGA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Young, Francis Brett

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1940
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A26 A1 No. 263. ST. MARTIN'S SUMMER

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sabatini, Rafael

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1940
  • Notes: Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 264. CHERRY TREE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bell, Adrian

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1940
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A26 A1 No. 265. BOULE DE SUIF

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Maupassant, Guy de

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1940
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A26 A1 No. 267. TOLD BY AN IDIOT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Macaulay, Rose

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 268. JURGEN: A COMEDY OF JUSTICE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Cabell, James Branch

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1940
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A26 A1 No. 270a. RIGHT OFF THE MAP

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Montague, C. E.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jume 1940
  • Notes: 2nd Peng. prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 270a. RIGHT OFF THE MAP

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Montague, C. E.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1940
  • Notes: 3rd printing. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 272. WANDERER ON A THOUSAND HILLS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wherry, Edith

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 274. IMPORTANCE OF BEING ERNEST, THE and LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wilde, Oscar

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 276a. CASE OF THE LATE PIG, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Allingham, Margery

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 277. FRAGMENTS FROM MY DIARY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gorki, Maxim

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: AUG. 1940
  • Notes: Contains ad for The Penguin Pen (5sh.6p).
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A26 A1 No. 278a. SILVER LEY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bell, Adrian

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1940
  • Notes: Back cover: Ad explaining Penguin New Writing 1.
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A26 A1 No. 282. SILENCE OF COLONEL BRAMBLE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Maurois, Andre

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1940
  • Notes: Right side pp. cut on bias. Ad on back
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A26 A1 No. 288. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA: ZIONISM AND PALESTINE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Storrs, Sir Ronald

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1940
  • Notes: Same design on back as on front!
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A26 A1 No. 288a. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA: ZIONISM AND PALESTINE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Storrs, Sir Ronald

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1940
  • Notes: Light purple. New peng. curved body
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A26 A1 No. 289a. I FOUND NO PEACE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Miller, Webb

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1940
  • Notes: Cover with flaps. No prtg back cov.
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A26 A1 No. 290. RUSSIAN ROAD TO INDIA - BY KABUL AND SAMARKAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forbes, Rosita

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 291b. QUEST FOR CORVO, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Symons, A. J. A.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1940
  • Notes: 2nd Peng. prtg. Cover purplish blue.
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A26 A1 No. 291a. QUEST FOR CORVO, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Symons, A. J. A.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1950
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 292. THREE PLAYS: THE CHERRY ORCHARD; THE SEAGULL; THE WOOD DEMON

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Tchehov, Anton

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1940
  • Notes: Koteliansky, S. S. translat.
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A26 A1 No. 294. SIAMESE WHITE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Collis, Maurice

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 295. TIMES CROSSWORD PUZZLE BOOK, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Times, The

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1941
  • Notes: Cover with foldover flaps like dj.
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A26 A1 No. 296. NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: White, Gilbert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1941
  • Notes: Wartime ads back & inside covers.
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A26 A1 No. 297a. DOWN AND OUT IN PARIS AND LONDON

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Orwell, George

Description

  • Publication date: 1963
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 298. JU-JU AND JUSTICE IN NIGERIA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hives, Frank; Lumley, Gascoine

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1940
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A26 A1 No. 299. LIFE OF MARY KINGSLEY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gwynn, Stephen

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1940
  • Notes: Ads back cover, inside both covers.
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A26 A1 No. 300. PYGMALION

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1941
  • Notes: Illustrated by Feliks Topolski.
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A26 A1 No. 300a. PYGMALION

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1941
  • Notes: 2nd prtg. Spec.set 10, 90th birthd.
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A26 A1 No. 303. EYES OF MAX CARRADOS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bramah, Ernest

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1940
  • Notes: Unusual shade of yellow green on cover.
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A26 A1 No. 306. WELSH SHORT STORIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Jones, Gwyn (ed.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1940
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1940
  • Notes: Unusual Penguin Specials ad on back cover.
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A26 A1 No. 308. NIGHT WATCHES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Jacobs, W. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1941
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A26 A1 No. 309a. EASTERN FLIGHTS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bott, Alan

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1940
  • Notes: 2nd prtg. Cover loose. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 311a. HOWARDS END

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Forster, E. M.

Description

  • Publication date: 1961
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1941
  • Notes: Penguin Modern Classic.
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A26 A1 No. 312. UNTOUCHABLE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Anand, Mulk Raj

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1941
  • Notes: Back cov.&pp. commerc. & Peng. ads.
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A26 A1 No. 314. ALONG THIS WAY: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF JAMES WELDON JOHNSON

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Johnson, James Weldon

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1941
  • Notes: Cover lavender color (Clay - prtrs.).
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A26 A1 No. 315. LAND OF THE BLUE POPPY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: War, F. Kingdon

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1941
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A26 A1 No. 316. MODERN AMERICAN SHORT STORIES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Steele, Alan; Hancock, Joan (eds.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1941
  • Notes: Cover with flaps. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 317. FALL OVER CLIFF

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bell, Josephine

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1941
  • Notes: Wartime ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 318. I, CLAUDIUS v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Graves, Robert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1941
  • Notes: Ad on back. Do

    No. have v.2, #319.
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A26 A1 No. 319. I, CLAUDIUS v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Graves, Robert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1941
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A26 A1 No. 320. SUNSHINE SKETCHES OF A LITTLE TOWN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Leacock, Stephen

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1941
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A26 A1 No. 321a. MR NORRIS CHANGES TRAINS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Isherwood, Christopher

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1953
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1942
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A26 A1 No. 321b. MR NORRIS CHANGES TRAINS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Isherwood, Christopher

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1955
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1942
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A26 A1 No. 328. INVITATION TO THE WALTZ

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lehmann, Rosamond

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1941
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A26 A1 No. 330. PENGUIN HERODOTUS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Evans, A. J. (ed.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1941
  • Notes: Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 331. WHEN WILLIE CAME

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: "Saki" (Munro, H. H.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1941
  • Notes: New penguin: curved body. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 332. BRIDGE OF SAN LUIS REY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wilder, Thornton Niven

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1941
  • Notes: Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 332a. BRIDGE AT SAN LUIS REY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wilder, Thornton Niven

Description

  • Publication date: 1960
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1941
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A26 A1 No. 334. SIR WALTER RALEGH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ecclestone, Eric

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1941
  • Notes: New penguin: curved body. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 335a. KIPPS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1941
  • Notes: Old penguin: straight body.
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A26 A1 No. 338a. FAMOUS TRIALS 1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hodge, Harry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1941
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A26 A1 No. 342a. FAREWELL VICTORIA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: White, T. H.

Description

  • Publication date: 1963
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1943
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A26 A1 No. 344. OIL PAINT AND GREASE PAINT: AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF LAURA KNIGHT v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Knight, Laura

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1941
  • Notes: Peng. list has wrong publ.dates.
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A26 A1 No. 345. OIL PAINT AND GREASE PAINT: AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF LAURA KNIGHT v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Knight, Laura

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1941
  • Notes: Peng. list wrong date. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 346. OIL PAINT AND GREASE PAINT: AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF LAURA KNIGHT v.3

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Knight, Laura

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1941
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1941
  • Notes: Peng. list wrong date. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 350. SILK

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Merwin, Samuel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1942
  • Notes: Wartime ads. "For the Forces".
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A26 A1 No. 362. TIME WILL KNIT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Urquhart, Fred

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1944
  • Notes: Wartime ads. back cov. & on a front p.
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A26 A1 No. 366a. BALLYGULLION

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Doyle, Lynn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1942
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A26 A1 No. 368. SILK STOCKING MURDERS,THE: ROGER SHERINGHAM CASE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Berkeley, Anthony

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1942
  • Notes: Wartime ads back cov. & inside covers
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A26 A1 No. 370. LIFE OF SHAKESPEARE, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Pearson, Hesketh

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1942
  • Notes: Stapled (wartime). Title page: "Penguin Books".
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A26 A1 No. 373. BRASSBOUNDER, THE: A TALE OF THE SEA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bone, David W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1942
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A26 A1 No. 373a. BRASSBOUNDER, THE: A TALE OF THE SEA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bone, David W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1949
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1942
  • Notes: 2nd prtg. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 375. LIFE OF NELSON, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mahan, Captain A. T.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1942
  • Notes: Ad on back. "For the forces".
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A26 A1 No. 377a. A BULLET IN THE BALLET

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Brahms, Caryl; Simon, S. J.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1942
  • Notes: 3rd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 382. MEET YOURSELF AS YOU REALLY ARE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Loewenstein, Prince L.; Gerhardi, W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1942
  • Notes: New penguin: curved body. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 390. RUSSIAN FABLES OF IVAN KRYLOV Russian and English text

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Krylaov, Ivan [Pares, Bernard translat.]

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1942
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1942
  • Notes: New penguin: curved body. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 393. SELECTED TALES OF ALGERNON BLACKWOOD

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Blackwood, Algernon

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1943
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1943
  • Notes: Verso states publ. 1942. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 394. HE-WHO-CAME?

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Holme, Constance

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1944
  • Notes: New peng.: curved body. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 398a. FRIENDS AND RELATIONS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bowen, Elizabeth

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1943
  • Notes: 2nd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 401. COUNTRY LIFE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bates, H. E.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1943
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1943
  • Notes: New peng.: curved body. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 407a. CUT THROAT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bush, Christopher

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1943
  • Notes: Wartime ads back cover & inside covers
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A26 A1 No. 408. OLD ROAD FROM SPAIN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Holme, Constance

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1943
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1943
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A26 A1 No. 421. CLAUDIUS THE GOD AND HIS WIFE MESSALINA v.1

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Graves, Robert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1943
  • Notes: Also have v.2, 1st ed. 1944; & 1-vol.ed.repr.1961.
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A26 A1 No. 421a. CLAUDIUS THE GOD AND HIS WIFE MESSALINA One-vol. edition

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Graves, Robert

Description

  • Publication date: 1961
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1943
  • Notes: One-vol. Peng. edit. 1954. Also vols 1 & 2 separ.
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A26 A1 No. 422. CLAUDIUS THE GOD AND HIS WIFE MESSALINA v.2

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Graves, Robert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1943
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1943
  • Notes: Ad on back. Also have v.1, repr. 1944.
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A26 A1 No. 423a. PUT OUT MORE FLAGS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1943
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A26 A1 No. 433a. SPEEDY DEATH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Mitchell, Gladys

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1943
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A26 A1 No. 439. GUERILLA WAR IN ABYSSINIA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Allen, W. E. D.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1943
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1943
  • Notes: "Serial number 439" sh-title p. Ad back.
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A26 A1 No. 444. "THE TIMES" FOURTH LEADERS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Times, The

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Essays & Belles Letters(Purple)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1945
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A26 A1 No. 446. DOCTOR DARWIN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Pearson, Hesketh

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1944
  • Notes: Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 448. GAME WARDEN AMONG HIS CHARGES, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Pitman, C. R. S.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1944
  • Notes: Verso states publ. 1943. Ad on back.
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A26 A1 No. 451a. FOREIGNERS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Walmsley, Leo

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1944
  • Notes: 2nd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 452a. PHANTOM LOBSTER

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Walmsley, Leo

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1944
  • Notes: 2nd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 455a. SCOOP

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1951
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1944
  • Notes: 10 Waugh titles publ. Jan. '51.
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A26 A1 No. 455b. SCOOP

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Waugh, Evelyn

Description

  • Publication date: 1961
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1944
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A26 A1 No. 461. IRON HEEL, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: London, Jack

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1945
  • Notes: Ads backcover & inside fr. & back.
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A26 A1 No. 465. SEA AND SARDINIA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lawrence, D. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1944
  • Notes: Wartime. Ads back cov.& ins.covers.
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A26 A1 No. 467. RUSSIAN CAMPAIGNS OF 1941-43, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Allen, W. E. D.; Muratoff, Paul

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1944
  • Notes: Ad on back cover.
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A26 A1 No. 468a. MOON AND SIXPENCE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Maugham, Somerset

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1955
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1944
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A26 A1 No. 474. COOLIE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Anand, Mulk Raj

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1945
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A26 A1 No. 479. SOUTHERN GATES OF ARABIA, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Stark, Freya

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1945
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A26 A1 No. 481. ROOM OF ONE'S OWN, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Woolf, Virginia

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Essays & Belles Letters(Purple)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1945
  • Notes: DF's earliest Peng. with standard back photo-biogr
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A26 A1 No. 482. PROFESSOR, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Warner, Rex

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1945
  • Notes: Ad on back. Oct.44 pubdate in bk.
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A26 A1 No. 482a. PROFESSOR, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Warner, Rex

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1945
  • Notes: Back cover: Photo & biog, experim. orange frame.
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A26 A1 No. 484. CANADIAN ACCENT: A COLLECTION OF STORIES AND POEMS OF CONTEMP. WRITERS .. CANADA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gustafson, Ralph ed.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 485. STRANGE GLORY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Myers, L. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1945
box 38

A26 A1 No. 486. "CLIO", THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Myers, L. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1946
box 38

A26 A1 No. 487. LOST STRADIVARIUS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Falkner, J. Meade

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1946
box 38

A26 A1 No. 488. FOREST LOVERS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hewlett, Maurice

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1945
box 38

A26 A1 No. 489. PUBLIC FACES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Nicolson, Harold

Description

  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1944
  • Notes: Ad on back.
box 38

A26 A1 No. 490. ESCAPE TO SWITZERLAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: de Beer, G. R.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1945
box 38

A26 A1 No. 491. AFRICA DANCES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Gorer, Geoffrey

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1945
  • Notes: No half-title p. Stapled binding.
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A26 A1 No. 492. SOUTH SEA DIARY, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Powell, S. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1945
box 39

A26 A1 No. 495. WARDEN, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Trollope, Anthony

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1944
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1944
  • Notes: Transitional design.
box 39

A26 A1 No. 498. UNDER THE RED ROBE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Weyman, Stanley J.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1945
box 39

A26 A1 No. 500. MAJOR BARBARA: A SCREEN VERSION

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
box 39

A26 A1 No. 501. OSBERT LANCASTER CARTOONS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lancaster, Osbert

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1945
box 39

A26 A1 No. 502. TOGETHER

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Douglas, Norman

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1945
box 39

A26 A1 No. 507. ISLAND OF CAPTAIN SPARROW, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wright, S. Fowler

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1945
box 39

A26 A1 No. 510a. DIARY OF A NOBODY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Grossmith, George and Weedon

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1949
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1945
  • Notes: 2nd prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 511a. WAY OF ALL FLESH, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Butler, Samuel

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1950
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1947
  • Notes: Double volume.
box 39

A26 A1 No. 512a. PIT PROP SYNDICATE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Crofts, Freeman Wills

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Crime
  • Publication date: 1965
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1945
  • Notes: Penguin Crime. Printed in U.S.
box 40

A26 A1 No. 513. PRUSSIAN OFFICER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lawrence, D. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1945
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1945
box 40

A26 A1 No. 514. INSPECTOR FRENCH AND THE STARVEL TRAGEDY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Crofts, Freeman Wills

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1946
box 40

A26 A1 No. 517a. CAUSE FOR ALARM

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ambler, Eric

Description

  • Publication date: 1961
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1946
  • Notes: Purch. Hong Kong, owned Phillipines
box 40

A26 A1 No. 518. RUSSIAN CAMPAIGNS OF 1944-45, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Allen, W. E. D.; Muratoff, Paul

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1946
box 40

A26 A1 No. 519. GRIM SMILE OF THE FIVE TOWNS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bennett, Arnold

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1947
box 40

A26 A1 No. 520. CURTAIN OF GREEN, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Welty, Eudora

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1947
box 40

A26 A1 No. 523. CASES OF SUSAN DARE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Eberhart, M. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1949
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1949
box 40

A26 A1 No. 524a. WUTHERING HEIGHTS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bronte, Emily

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1951
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 524b. WUTHERING HEIGHTS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bronte, Emily

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1956
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 525. HAWK AMONG THE SPARROWS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hawkins, Desmond

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1946
  • Notes: Verso publ. date is "1945".
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A26 A1 No. 526. HOLY TERRORS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Machen, Arthur

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1946
box 41

A26 A1 No. 527. HASHISH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: de Monfreid, Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1946
box 41

A26 A1 No. 528. SHADOW SYDICATE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Keverne, Richard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 531. GROOTE PARK MURDER, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Crofts, Freeman Wills

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1947
box 41

A26 A1 No. 532. BARLASCH OF THE GUARD

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Merriman, Henry Seton (Scott, H. S.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1946
  • Notes: Short-title page torn out.
box 42

A26 A1 No. 534. TO THE NORTH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bowen, Elizabeth

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1946
  • Notes: Verso publ. date 1945
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A26 A1 No. 535. HOUSE IN PARIS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bowen, Elizabeth

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1946
  • Notes: Transitional design.
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A26 A1 No. 536. GOOD SOLDIER, THE: A TALE OF PASSION

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ford, Ford Madox

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1946
box 42

A26 A1 No. 538. MEMOIRS OF A BRITISH AGENT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lockhart, Sir Robert Bruce

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1950
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1950
  • Notes: 2nd version of Tschichold experim. design.
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A26 A1 No. 540. THIRD PENGUIN PROBLEMS BOOK, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Williams, W. T.; Savage, G. H.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1947
box 42

A26 A1 No. 541. PEARLS AND MEN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Kornitzer, Louis

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 542. BRASS BOTTLE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Anstey, F.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 543. TRENT'S OWN CASE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bentley, E. C.; Allen, H. Warner

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 544. NEW HOUSE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Cooper, Lettice

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 547. CHRONICLES OF CLOVIS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: "Saki" (Munro, H. H.)

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 548. VIRGINIBUS PUERISQUE AND OTHER PAPERS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Essays & Belles Letters(Purple)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 549. HIGH WAGES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Whipple, Dorothy

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1947
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A26 A1 No. 550. NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILL, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Chesterton, G. K.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1946
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A26 A1 No. 551. PETER WARING

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Reid, Forrest

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 552. POWER OF THE DOG, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Byrne, Donn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1948
  • Notes: Double vol. Penguins facing apart.
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A26 A1 No. 554. PROFESSOR, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bronte, Charlotte

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1948
  • Notes: Marginal pencil linings, 1st 70 pp.
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A26 A1 No. 555. NOSTRADAMUS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Laver, James

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1952
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1952
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A26 A1 No. 556. BEAU SABREUR

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wren, P. C.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 557a. GRYLL GRANGE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Peacock, Thomas Love

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1950
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1950
  • Notes: No 1947 copies publ. This is 1st prtg.
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A26 A1 No. 558. CHILD OF THE JAGO, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Morrison, Arthur

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1947
  • Notes: Short-title page torn out.
box 44

A26 A1 No. 559. MR. PRIESTLEY'S PROBLEM

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Berkeley, Anthony

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: MaR. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 560a. PLAYS PLEASANT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1953
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Presumed to be design F from date, 1953.
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A26 A1 No. 560b. PLAYS PLEASANT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1955
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Diff. photo, altered biogr. back cover.
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A26 A1 No. 561. PLAYS UNPLEASANT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Shaw 90th-birthday series of 10.
box 45

A26 A1 No. 561a. PLAYS UNPLEASANT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Diff. photo by Karsh, back cover.
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A26 A1 No. 562. THREE PLAYS FOR PURITANS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Shaw 90th-birthday series of 10.
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A26 A1 No. 562a. THREE PLAYS FOR PURITANS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1954
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Diff. photo, revised biogr. back cover.
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A26 A1 No. 564. DOCTOR'S DILEMMA, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Shaw 90th-birthday series of 10.
box 45

A26 A1 No. 565. SAINT JOAN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Shaw 90th-birthday series of 10.
box 45

A26 A1 No. 565a. SAINT JOAN

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1957
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
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A26 A1 No. 566. ANDROCLES AND THE LION

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Shaw 90th-birthday series of 10.
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A26 A1 No. 567. BLACK GIRL IN SEARCH OF GOD, THE, AND SOME LESSER TALES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Shaw 90th-birthday series of 10.
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A26 A1 No. 567a. BLACK GIRL IN SEARCH OF GOD, THE, AND SOME LESSER TALES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Shaw, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1952
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1946
  • Notes: Altered biogr. back cover.
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A26 A1 No. 568. LADIES' ROAD, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hinkson, Pamela

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 570. WAR OF THE WORLDS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1946
  • Notes: Wells' 80th-birthday set of 10.
box 46

A26 A1 No. 572. LOVE AND MR. LEWISHAM

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1946
  • Notes: Wells' 80th-birthday set of 10.
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A26 A1 No. 574. HISTORY OF MR. POLLY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1946
  • Notes: Wells' 80th-birthday set of 10.
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A26 A1 No. 574a. HISTORY OF MR. POLLY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 575. NEW MACHIAVELLI, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1946
  • Notes: Wells' 80th-birthday set of 10.
box 47

A26 A1 No. 576. TONO-BUNGAY

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wells, H. G.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1946
  • Notes: Wells' 80th-birthday set of 10.
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A26 A1 No. 577. TRAGIC COMEDIANS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Meredith, George

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1947
  • Notes: Verso publ. date "1946".
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A26 A1 No. 578. TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Dana, Richard Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1948
  • Notes: Double volume with twin penguins.
box 47

A26 A1 No. 580. CARDINAL'S SNUFF-BOX, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Harland, Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 581. CLUB OF QUEER TRADES, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Chesterton, G. K.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1946
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A26 A1 No. 582. NORDENHOLT'S MILLION

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Connington, J. J.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1947
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A26 A1 No. 586. TWILIGHT OF THE GODS, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Garnett, Richard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 588. NARROW STREET, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Paul, Elliot

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1947
  • Notes: Double vol. Penguins facing apart.
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A26 A1 No. 590. TRIAL AND ERROR

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Berkeley, Anthony

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1947
  • Notes: Double vol. Penguins facing apart.
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A26 A1 No. 592. TURN OF THE SCREW, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: James, Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1947
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A26 A1 No. 593. KIMONO

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Paris, John

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1947
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A26 A1 No. 594. LOBSTER SALAD

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Doyle, Lynn

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Aug. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 595. ADAM AND EVE AND PINCHME

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Coppard, A. E.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1947
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A26 A1 No. 597. POLICEMAN'S LOT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wade, Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1947
  • Notes: Black bar between penguin & no., spine
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A26 A1 No. 598. NUREMBERG TRIAL, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Cooper, R. W.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: May 1947
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A26 A1 No. 599. ANATOMY OF PEACE, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Reves, Emery

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 600. SALOME AND OTHER PLAYS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wilde, Oscar

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Plays (Red)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 601. DRAGONS ARE EXTRA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hastings, Lewis

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 603. HIROSHIMA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hersey, John

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1946
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Nov. 1946
  • Notes: 1st book-form edit. after THE NEW YORKER publ.
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A26 A1 No. 607. LORD ANSON'S VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD 1740-1744

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Walter, Richard (Pack, S. W. C. [ed.])

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Travel and Adventure (Cerise)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1948
  • Notes: Abridged edition of 3-vol. orig.
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A26 A1 No. 608. ENGLAND'S GREEN AND PLEASANT LAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Scott, J. W. Robertson

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Essays & Belles Letters(Purple)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: July 1947
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A26 A1 No. 610a. MAD HATTER MYSTERY, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Carr, John Dickson

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1955
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Oct. 1947
  • Notes: Sh.title p. "Shakespeare & Co., Paris" stamp.
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A26 A1 No. 611. BEST IS YET, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ernst, Morris L.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1948
 

A26 A1

No. 612-865a

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A26 A1 No. 612. LABOUR'S FIRST YEAR

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hall, J. E. D.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 614. AFTERMATH

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Wilson, Francesca M.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 615. LIFE CLASS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 617. PENGUIN ISLAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: France, Anatole

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1948
  • Notes: Double vol. Penguins facing apart.
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A26 A1 No. 618. DEW ON THE GRASS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Lewis, Eiluned

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 622. HARP AND THE OAK, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Massingham, Hugh

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1948
  • Notes: DF's only example. Des.cat.D, unique sh-ti format.
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A26 A1 No. 623. GILT KID, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Curtis, James

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Jan. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 624. SOUL OF MALAYA, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Fauconnier, Henry

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: June 1948
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A26 A1 No. 625. SIREN LAND

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Douglas, Norman

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 626. WELL FULL OF LEAVES, A

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Myers, Elizabeth

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 627. HERO OF DELHI, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Pearson, Hesketh

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1948
  • Notes: DF's only example. Des.cat.C,light sansserif type.
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A26 A1 No. 628. LABOUR MARCHES ON

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Parker, John

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1947
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1947
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A26 A1 No. 630. DEATH AND MARY DAZILL

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Fitt, Mary

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Mystery and Crime (Green)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1948
  • Notes: New format sh.-title p. Heavy printing.
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A26 A1 No. 631. SCOWLE AND OTHER PAPERS

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hollowood, Bernard

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Miscellaneous (Yellow)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First edition
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1948
  • Notes: No vertical "MISC" on cover. Ad on last page.
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A26 A1 No. 632. SOME DO NOT

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ford, Ford Madox

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 633. MR PETRE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Belloc, Hilaire

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Mar. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 635a. CASE FOR CONSERVATISM, THE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Hogg, Quintin

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin World Affairs (Gray)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: Reprint
  • First published by Penguin in: Dec. 1947
  • Notes: Double volume.
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A26 A1 No. 636. ALEXANDER POPE

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Sitwell, Edith

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Biogr. and Memoirs (Dark blue)
  • Publication date: 1949
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Apr. 1949
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A26 A1 No. 637. BENGAL LANCER

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Yeats-Brown, F.

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: JAN. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 638. DON SEGUNDO SOMBRA

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Guiraldes, Ricardo

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1949
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Sept. 1949
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A26 A1 No. 639. NO MORE PARADES

Series/no: PENGUIN BOOKS main series

Author: Ford, Ford Madox

Description

  • Subseries: Penguin Fiction (Orange)
  • Publication date: 1948
  • Printing: First Penguin printing
  • First published by Penguin in: Feb. 1948
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A26 A1 No. 640. MAN COULD STAND UP, A

Series/n