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Penguin MAIN SERIES (1 - 1,000)

Main Series 1-99 (page 1)
Main Series 100-199 (page 2)
Main Series 200-299 (page 3)
Main Series 300-399 (page 4)
Main Series 400-499 (page 5)
Main Series 500-599 (page 6)
Main Series 600-699 (page 7)
Main Series 700-799 (page 8)
Main Series 800-899 (page 9)
Main Series 900-1000 (page 10)

Main Series 1,000-1,099 (page 11)
Main Series 1,100-1,199 (page 12)
Main Series 1,200-1,299 (page 13)
Main Series 1,300-1,399 (page 14)
Main Series 1,400-1,499 (page 15)
Main Series 1,500-1,599 (page 16)
Main Series 1,600-1,699 (page 17)
Main Series 1,700-1,799 (page 18)
Main Series 1,800-1,899 (page 19)
Main Series 1,900-2,000 (page 20)

Main Series 2,000-2,099 (page 21)
Main Series 2,100-2,199 (page 22)
Main Series 2,200-2,299 (page 23)
Main Series 2,300-2,399 (page 24)
Main Series 2,400-2,499 (page 25)
Main Series 2,500-2,599 (page 26)
Main Series 2,600-2,699 (page 27)
Main Series 2,700-2,799 (page 28)
Main Series 2,800-2,899 (page 29)
Main Series 2,900-3,000 (page 30)



PAGE 3 Main Series (200 - 299)






Cover Colours are as follows:
Orange = General Fiction (F)
Green = Mystery and Crime (C)
Cerise = Travel and Adventure (T)
Dark Blue = Biography (B)
Grey = World Affairs (W)
Violet = Essays and Belles Lettres (E)
Red = Plays (P)
Yellow = Miscellaneous Penguins (M)

Information and cover photographs of Main Series Penguins:

Number: 200
Main Series No.: 200
Title: BACK TO METHUSELAH
Author: (George) Bernard Shaw
Type: Plays
Date Published: 28 April 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: R. and R. Clark Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 201
Main Series No.: 201
Title: THE DARING YOUNG MEN ON THE FLYING TRAPEZE
Author: William Saroyan
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 202
Main Series No.: 202
Title: THE ESCAPING CLUB
Author: A. J. Evans
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 203
Main Series No.: 203
Title: THE COLONEL'S DAUGHTER
Author: Richard ldington
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 204
Main Series No.: 204
Title: GREY STEEL (GENERAL SMUTS)
Author: H. C. Armstrong
Type: Biography
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 205
Main Series No.: 205
Title: FROM RED SEA TO BLUE NILE
Author: Rosita Forbes
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 206
Main Series No.: 206
Title: FROST IN MAY
Author: Antonia White
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 207
Main Series No.: 207
Title: CAPTAIN SCOTT
Author: Stephen Gwynn
Type: Biography
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 208
Main Series No.: 208
Title: BARDELYS THE MAGNIFICENT
Author: Rafael Sabatini
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 209
Main Series No.: 209
Title: NO. 17
Author: J. Jefferson Farjeon
Type: Crime
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 210
Main Series No.: 210
Title: A MAN LAY DEAD
Author: Ngaio Marsh
Type: Crime
Date Published: 25 May 1939
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 211
Main Series No.: 211
Title: 'PIP'
Author: Ian Hay
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 212
Main Series No.: 212
Title: LITERARY LAPSES
Author: Stephen Leacock
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 213
Main Series No.: 213
Title: HIGH TABLE
Author: Joanna Cannan
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 214
Main Series No.: 214
Title: MANY CARGOES
Author: W. W. Jacobs
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 215
Main Series No.: 215
Title: STORE OF LADIES
Author: Louis Golding
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 216
Main Series No.: 216
Title: THE VERDICT OF YOU ALL
Author: Henry Wade
Type: Crime
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 217
Main Series No.: 217
Title: DEATH AT THE OPERA
Author: Gladys Mitchell
Type: Crime
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 218
Main Series No.: 218
Title: MISSING FROM HIS HOME
Author: Richard Keverne
Type: Crime
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 320pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 219
Main Series No.: 219
Title: POLICE AT THE FUNERAL
Author: Margery Allingham
Type: Crime
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 220
Main Series No.: 220
Title: AN OXFORD TRAGEDY
Author: J. C. Masterman
Type: Crime
Date Published: 28 July 1939
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 221
Main Series No.: 221
Title: DE VALERA
Author: Sean O'Faolain
Type: Biography
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 222
Main Series No.: 222
Title: WIDDERSHINS
Author: Oliver Onions
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 223
Main Series No.: 223
Title: TWO VAGABONDS IN SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO
Author: J. and C. Gordon
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 224
Main Series No.: 224
Title: THE CAMBERWELL MIRACLE
Author: J. D. Beresford
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 225
Main Series No.: 225
Title: EBONY AND IVORY
Author: Llewelyn Powys
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 226
Main Series No.: 226
Title: ACROSS LAPLAND
Author: Olive Murray Chapman
Contents: 20 photographic plates on 8 pages
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 192pp. + 8pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 227
Main Series No.: 227
Title: THE FLEET HALL INHERITANCE
Author: Richard Keverne
Type: Crime
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 228
Main Series No.: 228
Title: THE DEVIL AT SAXON WALL
Author: Gladys Mitchell
Type: Crime
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 229
Main Series No.: 229
Title: THE GUN
Author: C. S. Forester
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
The front cover has a drawing of a field gun
Number: 230
Main Series No.: 230
Title: TWELVE AGAINST THE GODS
Author: William Bolitho
Type: Biography
Date Published: 19 September 1939
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 231
Main Series No.: 231
Title: ALL PASSION SPENT
Author: V. Sackville-West
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 232
Main Series No.: 232
Title: NATIONAL VELVET
Author: Enid Bagnold
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 233
Main Series No.: 233
Title: THOSE GREENLAND DAYS
Author: Martin Lindsayt
Contents: Line drawings by Frank Wilson, maps and 8 pages of photographic plates
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 224p + 8pp.
Printer: William Clowes and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 234
Main Series No.: 234
Title: A BOOK OF LEAR
Author: Edward Lear
Edited: by R. L. Megroz
Type: Miscellaneous
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: William Clowes and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 235
Main Series No.: 235
Title: THE PASSIONATE YEAR
Author: James Hilton
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 236
Main Series No.: 236
Title: THE SOUTHSEAMAN
Author: Weston Martyr
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: William Clowes and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 237
Main Series No.: 237
Title: GO SHE MUST
Author: David Garnett
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 238
Main Series No.: 238
Title: THE COMPLEAT ANGLER
Author: Izaak Walton
Wood engravings: Gertrude Hermes
Type: Miscellaneous
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: William Clowes and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 239
Main Series No.: 239
Title: STEALTHY TERROR
Author: John Ferguson
Type: Crime
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 240
Main Series No.: 240
Title: THE WHITE COCKATOO
Author: M. G. Eberhart
Type: Crime
Date Published: 19 January 1940 [printed date: 1939]
Pages: 288pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 241
Main Series No.: 241
Title: A WINDJAMMER'S HALF DECK
Author: 'Shalimar'
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 242
Main Series No.: 242
Title: HINDOO HOLIDAY
Author: J. R. Ackerly
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 243
Main Series No.: 243
Title: THE TAVERN KNIGHT
Author: Rafael Sabatini
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 244
Main Series No.: 244
Title: CRUMP FOLK GOING HOME
Author: Constance Holme
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 245
Main Series No.: 245
Title: THE BRONTËS WENT TO WOOLWORTH'S
Author: Rachel Ferguson
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 246
Main Series No.: 246
Title: THE BARBER OF PUTNEY
Author: J. B. Morton
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 247
Main Series No.: 247
Title: CORDUROY
Author: Adrian Bell
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 248
Main Series No.: 248
Title: TRIPLE FUGUE
Author: Osbert Sitwell
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 249
Main Series No.: 249
Title: DEATH IN ECSTACY
Author: Ngaio Marshln
Type: Crime
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 250
Main Series No.: 250
Title: POISON IN JEST
Author: John Dickson Carr
Type: Crime
Date Published: 15 March 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 251
Main Series No.: 251
Title: THE RAGGED-TROUSERED PHILANTHROPISTS
Author: Robert Tressall
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 252
Main Series No.: 252
Title: FATE CANNOT HARM ME
Author: J. C. Masterman
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 253
Main Series No.: 253
Title: VINTAGE MURDER
Author: Ngaio Marsh
Type: Crime
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 254
Main Series No.: 254
Title: AWAY FROM IT ALL - An Escapologist's Notebook
Author: Cedric Belfrage
Type: Biography
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 255
Main Series No.: 255
Title: ARTIC VILLAGE
Author: Robert Marshall
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 256
Main Series No.: 256
Title: HAG'S NOOK
Author: John Dickson Carr
Type: Crime
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 257
Main Series No.: 257
Title: IT'S A BATTLEFIELD
Author: Graham Greene
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 258
Main Series No.: 258
Title: WILD OATS
Author: Eric Muspratt
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 259
Main Series No.: 259
Title: CAPTAIN ALBERT BALL - A Historical Record
Author: R. H. Kiernan
Type: Biography
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 260
Main Series No.: 260
Title: THE PENGUIN PROBLEMS BOOK - A Modern Anthology of Perplexities and Tantalizers
Author: W. T. Williams and G. H. Savage
Type: Miscellaneous
Date Published: 19 April 1940
Pages: 160pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 261
Main Series No.: 261
Title: MARCHING ON TANGA (With General Smutts in East Africa)
Author: Francis Brett Young
Type: Travel and Adventure - However by mistake this book was given an orange 'Fiction' cover (though corrected in later reprints)
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 262
Main Series No.: 262
Title: SPANISH GOLD
Author: George Birmingham
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: William Clowes and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 263
Main Series No.: 263
Title: ST. MARTIN'S SUMMER
Author: Rafael Sabatini
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 264
Main Series No.: 264
Title: THE CHERRY TREE
Author: Adrian Bell
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 265
Main Series No.: 265
Title: BOULE DE SUIF AND OTHER STORIES
Author: Guy de Maupassant
Translated by: Marjorie Laurie
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: William Clowes and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 266
Main Series No.: 266
Title: THE DYING ALDERMAN
Author: Henry Wade
Type: Crime
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 267
Main Series No.: 267
Title: TOLD BY AN IDIOT
Author: Rose Macaulay
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 268
Main Series No.: 268
Title: JURGEN
Author: James Branch Cabell
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 269
Main Series No.: 269
Title: THE CANON IN RESIDENCE
Author: V. L. Whitechurch
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 270
Main Series No.: 270
Title: RIGHT OFF THE MAP
Author: C. E. Montague
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 21 June 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 271
Main Series No.: 271
Title: THE ENGLISH MISS
Author: R. H. Mottram
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 272
Main Series No.: 272
Title: THE WANDERER ON A THOUSAND HILLS
Author: Edith Wherry
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 273
Main Series No.: 273
Title: FURTHER EXPERIENCES OF AN IRISH R. M.
Author: E. Œ. Somerville and Martin Ross
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 274
Main Series No.: 274
Title: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST and LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN
Author: Oscar Wilde
Type: Plays
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 275
Main Series No.: 275
Title: THE SEA CAPTAIN
Author: H. C. Bailey
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 276
Main Series No.: 276
Title: THE CASE OF THE LATE PIG
Author: Margery Allingham
Type: Crime
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 128pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 277
Main Series No.: 277
Title: FRAGMENTS FROM MY DIARY
Author: Maxim Gorki
Translated by: Moura Budberg
Type: Biography
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 278
Main Series No.: 278
Title: SILVER LEY
Author: Adrian Bell
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 156pp.
Printer: Hunt, Barnard and Co Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 279
Main Series No.: 279
Title: UNCLE SILAS
Author: J. Sheridan Le Fanu
Introduction: by Christine Longford
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 280
Main Series No.: 280
Title: THE PENGUIN CROSSWORD PUZZLE BOOK
Author: Morley Adams
Type: Miscellaneous
Date Published: 28 August 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 281
Main Series No.: 281
Title: WITHIN FOUR WALLS
Author: M. C. C. Harrison and H. A. Cartwright
Illustrations: H. A. Cartwright
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 9 May 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 282
Main Series No.: 282
Title: THE SILENCE OF COLONEL BRAMBLE
Author: André Maurois
Translated by: Thurfrida Wake; (verses translated by Wilfred Jackson)
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 9 May 1940
Pages: 160pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 283
Main Series No.: 283
Title: THE FIRST HUNDRED THOUSAND
Author: Ian Hay
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 9 May 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 284
Main Series No.: 284
Title: AT THE BLUE GATES
Author: Richard Keverne
Type: Crime
Date Published: 9 May 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 285
Main Series No.: 285
Title: THE PUBLIC SCHOOL MURDER
Author: R. C. Woodthorpe
Type: Crime
Date Published: 9 May 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 286
Main Series No.: 286
Title: THE TUNNELLERS OF HOLZMINDEN
Author: H. G. Durnford
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 19 July 1940
Pages: 160pp. +8pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 287
Main Series No.: 287
Title: CAGE-BIRDS
Author: H. E. Hervey
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 19 July 1940
Pages: 160pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 288
Main Series No.: 288
Title: LAWRENCE OF ARABIA: ZIONISM AND PALESTINE
Author: Sir Ronald Storrs
Type: Biography
Date Published: 5 August 1940
Pages: 128pp.
Printer: Purnell and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 289
Main Series No.: 289
Title: I FOUND NO PEACE - THE JOURNAL OF A FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT
Author: Webb Miller
Type: Biography
Date Published: 10 September 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d

The covers have 'flaps' which give the impression of a dust wrapper
Number: 290
Main Series No.: 290
Title: RUSSIAN ROAD TO INDIA - BY KABUL AND SAMARKAND
Author: Rosita Forbes
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 6 December 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: Wyman and Sons Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 291
Main Series No.: 291
Title: THE QUEST FOR CORVO
Author: A. J. A. Symons
Type: Biography
Date Published: 5 November 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: R. and R. Clark Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 292
Main Series No.: 292
Title: THREE PLAYS OF TCHEHOV: The Cherry Tree, The Wood Demon, The Seagull
Author: Anton Tchehov
Translated by: S. S. Koteliansky
Type: Plays
Date Published: 5 November 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: R. and R. Clark Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 293
Main Series No.: 293
Title: NIGHTINGALE WOOD
Author: Stella Gibbons
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 5 November 1940
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: R. and R. Clark Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 294
Main Series No.: 294
Title: SIAMESE WHITE
Author: Maurice Collis
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 5 November 1940
Pages: 224pp.
Printer: R. and R. Clark Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 295
Main Series No.: 295
Title: THE TIMES CROSSWORD PUZZLE BOOK
Type: Miscellaneous
Date Published: 10 January 1941
Pages: 128pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd
Price: 6d

The covers have 'flaps' which give the impression of a dust wrapper
Number: 296
Main Series No.: 296
Title: THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBOURNE
Author: Gilbert White
Editor and Notes: James Fisher
Illustrations: Claire Leighton
Type: Miscellaneous
Date Published: 20 June 1941
Pages: 256pp.
Printer: R. and R. Clark Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 297
Main Series No.: 297
Title: DOWN AND OUT IN PARIS AND LONDON
Author: George Orwell
Type: Fiction
Date Published: 18 December 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: R. and R. Clark Ltd
Price: 6d
Number: 298
Main Series No.: 298
Title: JU-JU AND JUSTICE IN NIGERIA
Author: Frank Hives and Gascoigne Lumley
Type: Travel and Adventure
Date Published: 6 December 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd

The covers have 'flaps' which give the impression of a dust wrapper Price: 6d
Number: 299
Main Series No.: 299
Title: THE LIFE OF MARY KINGSLEY
Author: Stephen Gwynn
Type: Biography
Date Published: 5 November 1940
Pages: 192pp.
Printer: Richard Clay and Co Ltd
Price: 6d

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