the sky is a LIMPET" (A POLLYTICKLE PARROTTY): also four (4) stories OR MORAL FEEBLES

Fairburn, A. R. D. [Arthur Rex Dugard (1904-1957)]

Published by Phillips' Press, Devonport, 1939
/ Condition: Good+ / Soft cover
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Title: the sky is a LIMPET" (A POLLYTICKLE PARROTTY...

Publisher: Phillips' Press, Devonport

Publication Date: 1939

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket As Issued

Edition: First Edition.


No signatures. Heavy dust stains to margins of rear wrapper. Upper corner of wrappers worn with some loss. Minor foxing. ; [16] pages. Printed card wrappers. Page dimensions: 229 x 135mm. Title page printed in three colours. Illustrated. Printed by New Zealand typographical innovator R. W. Lowry (Bob Lowry). "THIS BOOKQUET IS DODOCATED to The Conswervative Spirouette and to THOSE ALTER STATESMENTS who are preswerved in it". Avant-guarde prose, comparison could be made with Joyce' "Finnegan's Wake". "Do they twistion our intorquity? We are doing a bust to falfoul the mendit we were govern by the purple, and the purple wool decide at the parrot box weather is bad or goodbye. Now then." - page [6]. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall F36 - "Almost the entire issue of this satire on M. J. Savage was withdrawn."] ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 16188

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