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The Bab Ballads (with which are included: Songs of a Savoyard)

by Gilbert, W.S.

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MacMillan Publishing Company, 1922. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Green cloth over boards; cover worn; fraying to top & bottom of cover spine.. Gilbert, W.S.. 1 564 p. Includes illustrations.
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The Bab Ballads with Which Are Included Songs of a Savoyard

by Gilbert, W.S.

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London: Macmillan, 1922. Green cloth binding with gold stamping. 564pp. Spine backing a bit shaken, slight wear, a few worn spots. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover. Good+.
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The Bab Ballads with Which are Included Songs of a Savoyard

by Gilbert, W. S.

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Macmillan and Co., Limited. Hardcover. London, 1924. Blue cloth covered boards with gold spine titles and cover illustrations; edges worn, heavier at corners and spine ends; 12mo, 6 3/4" - 7 3/4" Tall; no jacket. Gift inscription on free front endpaper; endpapers and pages toned; Interior clean and unmarked; 563 pages. . Good. 1924.
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The Bab Ballads; with which are included Songs Of The Savoyard

by W. S. Gilbert

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MacMillan and Company, Ltd., London. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.
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The Bab Ballads With Which Are Included Songs of a Savoyard, 4th Edition

by Gilbert, W. S.

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GEORGE ROUTLEDGE & SONS, 1899-01-01. Hardcover. Good. . Ex-library copy with usual markings. Cover and edges shows shelf wear. Pages are clean and intact.
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The Bab Ballads, With Which Are Included Songs of a Savoyard (With 350 Illustrations by the Author)

by W.S. Gilbert

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The Bab Ballads With Which are Included Songs of a Savoyard

by W. S. Gilbert

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Macmillan & Co, 1920. Hardcover. Good. W. S. Gilbert. Type: Book No Jacket; Lacks dustjacket. Has some light general reading/shelfwear, with ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, and some tanning to page edges - otherwise, this is a clean, tight copy. Dispatch within 24hrs from the UK.
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The Bab Ballads With Which Are Included Songs Of A Savoyard

The Bab Ballads With Which Are Included Songs Of A Savoyard

by Gilbert, W S [ William Schwenck ]

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reprint of 6th edition.
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Macmillan, 1960. reprint of 6th edition.. Hardback. Cloth, dj, F/VG. xii+564pp, 350 b/w illustrations by the author, dustjacket rather yellowed, otherwise a fine copy. Booksellers ticket of Foyles to the pastedown. A complete edition of Gilbert's absurd verse, written before his collaboration with Arthur Sullivan. William Schwenck Gilbert [ 1836 - 1911 ] librettist & poet.
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The Bab Ballads with which are included Songs Of A Savoyard

by Gilbert, William Schwenck (W. S.)

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Macmillan. Acceptable. Wear to covers and damp stain along bottom edge Nice Reading copy. No jacket
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THE BAB BALLADS: With Which Are Included Songs Of A Savoyard

by Gilbert, W. S.

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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1935. Hardcover. Good. W.S. Gilbert. 1st edition, 4th printing. 8vo., 563 pp., black & white line drawings by author. Bound in publishers navy cloth with titles & decoration in gilt on spine with stamped figures on front cover. Top edge gilt. Spine is slightly cocked and boards show minor rubbing at tips. Gift inscription on front end paper, otherwise unmarked and clean. The Bab Ballads is a collection of light verses by W. S. Gilbert, illustrated with his own comic drawings. The book takes its title from Gilbert's childhood nickname. He later began to sign his illustrations "Bab". Gilbert wrote the "ballads" collected in the book before he became famous for his comic opera librettos with Arthur Sullivan. In writing these verses Gilbert developed his "topsy-turvy" style in which the humour is derived by setting up a ridiculous premise and working out its logical consequences, however absurd. The ballads also reveal… Read more
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The Bab Ballads with Which are Included Songs of a Savoyard

by Gilbert, W. S.

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Used - Good Plus/No Jacket
Edition
Later Printing of Sixth Edition.
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Hardcover
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Owego, New York
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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. Good Plus/No Jacket. 1926. Later Printing of Sixth Edition.. Hardcover. Slight wear/soiling to covers and spine. The spine is slightly rubbed and there is a half inch tear at the head of the spine. Old bookstore sticker on front fixed endpaper. Endpapers are also darkened/spotted/mottled. Otherwise, contents clean and tight. Size: 12mo - over 6�" - 7�" tall 0.0 .
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The Bab Ballads with which are included Songs of a Savoyard

by Gilbert, W. S.

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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. Very Good/No Jacket. 1953. Hardcover. Later printing. Illustrated by the author. Book is in Very Good Plus condition with slight wear at extremities. Contents clean and tight. A nice solid copy. .
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The Bab Ballads with which are included Songs of a Savoyard

by Gilbert, W. S.

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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. Good/No Jacket. 1924. Hardcover. With 350 illustrations by the author. Later printing. Green cloth binding with gilt titling on spine and gilt dancing figures on the front cover. Book is in Good Plus condition with slight wear to covers and slight to moderate rubbing/chipping at the head and tail of the spine. Endpapers darkened a bit. Previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Otherwise, contents clean and tight. A solid copy. .
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The Bab Ballads With Which Are Included, Songs Of A Savoyard

by GILBERT, W. S

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Used - Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy
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Macmillan, London: 1926. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. As W. S. Gilbert wrote in 1897, "I collected the most popular of the songs and ballads which I had written for the series of light operas with which my name is associated, and published them under the title of "Songs of a Savoyard." It recently occurred to me that these songs had so much in common with "The Bab Ballads" that it might be advisable to weld the two books into one." This is, briefly, the history of the present volume." Contains 350 illustrations by the author.
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The Bab Ballads With Which Are Included Songs of a Savoyard

by Gilbert, W S

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Lincoln, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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Macmillan and Co, 1930. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,500grams, ISBN:
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The Bab Ballads With Which Are Included, Songs Of A Savoyard

by GILBERT, W. S

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Macmillan, London: 1924. Hardcover, no dustjacket. reading copy. As W. S. Gilbert wrote in 1897, "I collected the most popular of the songs and ballads which I had written for the series of light operas with which my name is associated, and published them under the title of "Songs of a Savoyard." It recently occurred to me that these songs had so much in common with "The Bab Ballads" that it might be advisable to weld the two books into one." This is, briefly, the history of the present volume." Contains 350 illustrations by the author.
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The Bab Ballads with Which are Included Songs of a Savoyard.

by Gilbert. W.S.

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Used - Very Good
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Reprint
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London: Macmillan, 1953. original cloth hardcover, 564 pages, small name on flyleaf, otherwise very good in very good unclipped dustwrapper. shelf 83.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE BAB BALLADS, WITH WHICH ARE INCLUDED SONGS OF A SAVOYARD

THE BAB BALLADS, WITH WHICH ARE INCLUDED SONGS OF A SAVOYARD

by W. S. Gilbert

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Used - Very Good +
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London: Macmillan and Co., 1960. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. 5 x 7 in. Green cloth boards with gilt pictorals and titles. Utterly charming B&W illustrations by the author. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; covers like brand new except one corner is quite bumped. Binding tight and text spotless, PO's name on ffep, that pg is foxed/toned. DJ is VERY GOOD ; price-clipped, a touch foxed/toned, some wear to spine head, a paper St. Martin's Label on the spine. Poetry RGR.
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The Bab Ballads. With Which Are Included Songs of A Savoyard.

The Bab Ballads. With Which Are Included Songs of A Savoyard.

by Gilbert, W.S.

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Used - Near fine copy (light fading to spine).
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Early reprint.
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Hardcover
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London.: Macmillan & Co., 1930.. Early reprint.. Hardcover.. Near fine copy (light fading to spine).. Octavo.. Illustrated. . Photograph of OUR copy available upon request.
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The Bab Ballads (with Which are Included, Songs of a savoyard)

by W S Gilbert

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Reprint
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London: Macmillan, 1930. No D/J. The book is in good used condition (with previous owners inscription on front free end-paper) With 350 illustrations by Gillbert.The Bab Ballads are a collection of light verse by W. S. Gilbert, illustrated with his own comic drawings. Gilbert wrote the Ballads before he became famous for his comic opera librettos with Arthur Sullivan. In writing the Bab Ballads, Gilbert developed his unique "topsy-turvy" style, where the humour was derived by setting up a ridiculous premise and working out its logical consequences, however absurd. The Ballads also reveal Gilbert`s cynical and satirical approach to humour. They became famous on their own, as well as being a source for plot elements, characters and songs that Gilbert would recycle in the Gilbert and Sullivan operas. The Bab Ballads take their name from Gilbert's childhood nickname, and he later began to sign his illustrations "Bab". Nothing else quite like the Ballads has ever been produced in… Read more
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