Published August 1988
by ISIS Large Print Books .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||298|
Books shelved as slightly-foxed: My Grandmothers and I by Diana Holman-Hunt, A Boy at the Hogarth Press & A Parcel of Time by Richard Kennedy, Slightly F. Slightly Foxed - Still Desirable: Ronald Searle's Wicked World of Book Collecting Hardcover – September 1, /5(9). The first one was Reversing Over Liberace which I reviewed last October, I am pleased to say that I enjoyed Slightly Foxed as much if not slightly more, as it was realistic, the last one I found somewhat farcical. I also like the title of this one very much it seems relevant to the book store setting/5(8). Slightly Foxed started out great with a healthy dose of British humour I so adore. Unfortunately, I soon realised that while certain passages were incredibly funny, some major parts didn't turn /5.
The title, "Slightly Foxed" refers to a description of a book's physical quality, commonly used in the second-hand book trade. As well as the magazine itself, Slightly Foxed has a books imprint, and between and ran a bookshop on London's Gloucester Road. Categories: Literature, books. Slightly Foxed Editions is a series of beautifully produced little pocket hardback reissues of classic memoirs, all of them absorbing and highly individual. That takes us, as Slightly Foxed usually does, into a perspective on the book trade. In this issue, we also learn of John Saumarez Smith's 's experience as a trainee bookseller at the Mayfair bookshop of Heywood Hill (it's still there, remarkably!). And Simon Brett helps us to appreciate woodcut illustrations and letterpress printing, using /5(3). Slightly Foxed. likes. Slightly Foxed buys and sells quality second-hand books. We also sell original vintage movie posters and stock a wide range of prints.5/5(13).
Slightly Foxed book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Established in , Slightly Foxed Secondhand Books sells good quality books on all subjects including New Zealand local history, modern first editions, fishing, hunting, mountaineering, literature and fiction, history, military, craft and biography. It is of course in the nature of a wide-ranging literary quarterly that some issues will appeal more than others. This latest edition of the estimable Slightly Foxed didn't grab me as much as previous issues; the writing is as good as ever: lively, pithy and warm, but the books discussed in this issue didn't make the usual impression/5. Slightly Foxed Secondhand Books - 11 Tyne Street, Oamaru, New Zealand - Rated 5 based on 4 Reviews "I love Slightly Foxed - a must visit spot when Jump to Sections of this page5/5(4).