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Northants.Smart & Co.Privately Printed. One of the scarce self published "Brackley Booklets" printed for friends, at a time when commercial publishers had lost interest in Sacheverells verse. Making in Ritchies phrase "A virtue of necessity " 8vo 24pps Yellow stapled card covers. (Ritchie A93) This copy No 3 of ONLY TEN COPIES signed by Sacheverell. VG to Fine (Book ref. 352)
Northants, Smart & Co.Privately Printed. One of the self published Brackley Booklets issued between 1972-1981 when commercial publishers had lost interest in Sacheverells verse. Making, in the words of his bibliographer " A virtue of necessity " Octavo 16pps stapled pale blue card cvrs.(Ritchie A102)This copy No 8 of only twenty signed by Sacheverell. Fine. (Book ref. 351)
Northants, Smart & Co.Privately Printed. One of the self published Brackley Booklets printed for friends between 1972-1981 when commercial interest in Sacheverells verse had waned. Making in his bibliographers words "A virtue of necessity" This copy No3 of only 10 signed by Sacheverell.(Ritchie A119). (Book ref. 349)
Brackley, Northants.Smart & Co. One of only 25 copies numbered and signed by Sacheverell Sitwell. 8vo Brackley Booklet Privately printed. Pale Blue stapled card covers. see Neil Ritchie Bibliography ( 116) (Book ref. 196)
Brackckley, Northants.Smart & Co Ltd. Number 14 of Twenty Copies signed and numbered by Sacheverell Sitwell.One of the Brackley series self published by the author between 1972 and 1981when commercial houses had lost interest in his verse. 8vo 52pps.Pink stapled card covers. (Book ref. 193)
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Northants, Smart & Co, "If music be the food of love, play on" Twelfth Night" One of the self published Brackley Booklets issued between 1972 and 1981 when commercial publishers had lost interest in his verse"Making a virtue out of necessity" as Neil Ritchie expressed it.8vo stapled yellow card covers.One of only 10 copies numbered & signed by Sacheverell. Fine (Ritchie A72 and 117) (Book ref. 187)
Northants, Smart & Co Privately Printed. One of the scarce Brackley Booklets printed for friends when commercial interest in Sacheverells verse had expired. Making in his bibliographers words"A virtue of necessity"Octavo Pink stapled card cvrs. This copy No 4 of 20 SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. (Ritchie 120) Fine . (Book ref. 348)
Duckworth London 1928 One of 50 numbered copies printed by the Curwen Press for presentation to the Double Crown Club. Octavo Decorative Printed Paper Boards with three pencil portraits by Albert Rutherston. Light foxing but otherwise a good copy. (Book ref. 963)