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Fishings In Scotland

By: ARCHIBALD GARDNER

Price: £4.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, MacLellan: 1949

Edition: Later Printing

Inscription: N/A

Seller ID: sm003


For sale is a guide to Scottish Open Fishing Waters. Called a pocket size book, the book itself is in excellent condition, but the dustwrapper has seen better days!!!(Tears etc.)There are some charming adverts for Glaswegian shops and related businesses of the time - fishing and non-fishing at the beginning of the book and at the end. Please email for more information or more pictures View more info

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Lolita

By: VLADIMIR NOBOKOV

Price: £35.00

Publisher: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: N/A

Seller ID: smlolita


The subject matter, of a middle-aged man desiring a young girl, a nymphet of 12 at the beginning of their affair, was so outrageous that the sheer delicacy and also the wit of the writing was hardly commented on. Lolita was not, in fact, about sex - it was about love and it was about erotic emotion, not any kind of pornography. Humbert is one of the most self-aware narrators in contemporary fiction, and mocks, and derides, and lashes himself with wonderful en... View more info