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The Faber Book of Comic Verse by Michael Roberts (Compiler) - Hardcover - 12th Impression - 1960 - from Washburn Books (SKU: 008991)

The Faber Book of Comic Verse

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The Faber Book of Comic Verse

by Michael Roberts (Compiler)

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London: Faber & Faber Ltd, 1960 Book. Good. Brown Cloth Boards. 12th Impression. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Collection which covers the whole field of English comic verse, apart from 'light verse'. 388pp with index. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight bumping to spine and corners, spine a little slack and top edges dusty, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ marked and edgeworn, with closed tears to corners. Loosely enclosed, press cutting of poem by A P Herbert to the Editor of The Times..


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The Faber Book of Comic Verse
Michael Roberts (Compiler)
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Used - Good
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12th Impression
Faber & Faber Ltd
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Date Published
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Poetry; Humour;
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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