Casablanca

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Author: Michael Moorcock
Title:
Casablanca
Publisher: Victor Gollancz
Place of publication: LondonWP_20151017_09_43_14_Pro
Year of publication: 1989
Place of purchase: Cambridge
Price of purchase: 4.99 GBP
Ownership: Firsthand
General comments: Purchased in Heffers Cambridge on 5 February 1994, during a book signing by Moorcock and David Wingrove (co-ed. Trillion Year Spree).
Transcription of inscription:
To Abhijit,
I’m very happy to have met you. Thanks for the article.
Yours, Michael M.
Cambridge, 5th Feb. 94
Submitted by: Abhijit Gupta

Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen

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Authors: R.E. Raspe and others
Title: 
Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron MunchausenWP_20151017_09_46_26_Pro
Publisher: Cresset Press
Year of publication: 1948
Place of publication: London
Illustrations: Leslie Wood
Place of purchase: Cambridge
Purchase cost: 5.99 GBP
General comments: Ex Libris P.D.R. Gardiner 23.12.48. Given as ‘Trinity College Cambridge: Tripos Examination Prize’. P.D.R. Gardiner played the role of Dionysus in a 1947 production of The Frogs at the Arts Theatre. He was headmaster of St Peter’s School in York (estd. 627 CE), the sixth-oldest school in the world, from 1967-1980. The ninth headmaster of the school was Alcuin, scholar, ecclesiastic, poet and teacher and sometime advisor of Charlemagne.
Transcription of inscription:
P.D.R. Gardener
23.12.48
Submitted by: Abhijit Gupta