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Gregory, Alfred T. (A Devon Journalist) Listings

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1 Gregory, Alfred T. (A Devon Journalist) Recollections of a Country Editor
Tiverton, Devon Office of the "Tiverton Gazette" (1932) First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Some foxing. Some rubbing and marks to boards. Small 3/8" chip to blank corner of paper spine label. Owner's signature of W. J. Morrell. Included loosely is a 4 page copy of a typed letter from W. J. Morrell to Mr Gregory dated 13 June 1933, together with the handwritten reply from Mr Gregory dated July 31 1933, together with the original envelope postmarked in Devon. Also loosely included a lengthy newspaper obituary article on the death of Mr Alfred T. Gregory from the Tiverton Gazette & East Devon Herald, 1941. ; 128, viii pages + portrait frontispiece. Blue papered boards with cloth spine, paper title labels on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 208 x 168mm. Autobiography. "Fifty-three Years Editor / 8 Years Mayor". ; 8vo 
Price: 162.00 NZD
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2 Gregory, Alfred Robert Raikes: Journalist and Philanthropist. A History of the Origin of Sunday Schools
London Hodder and Stoughton 1880 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
1/8" fraying to cloth at tips of corners of boards. Some rubbing to spine and boards. Moderate foxing to endpapers. Early inscription on front endpaper: "George Calder from his Sabbath School teacher Glen C. Begg. Roslyn [Dunedin, New Zealand] 16th Dec 1888". ; "Eight Thousand". 189 pages + portrait frontispiece. Olive green cloth boards with gilt letterin on spine and black lettering and illustration on front board. Page dimensions: 161 x 101mm. ; 16mo 
Price: 54.00 NZD
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