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GadgetinBox™ - Blue Multi Function Standby Case for the Kindle Fire HD 7" Tablet (Previous Generation) 16GB or 32GB (Oct. 25 2012 Release) with Built-in Magnet for Sleep / Wake Feature + Screen Protector + Capacitive Stylus (Available in Multiple Colours)
GadgetinBox™ - Blue Multi Function Standby Case for the Kindle Fire HD 7" Tablet (Previous Generation) 16GB or 32GB (Oct. 25 2012 Release) with Built-in Magnet for Sleep / Wake Feature + Screen Protector + Capacitive Stylus (Available in Multiple Colours)
Offered by Micropix
Price: £10.98

2.0 out of 5 stars This is not the best product. The holes don't line up with the ..., 15 Oct. 2014
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This is not the best product. The holes don't line up with the on/off or volume control. I'm going to be the only tablet user who takes his Kindle out of the case to switch it on! And then puts it back to use it! However, I can live with this while I see other Kindle cases with a price tag of over £30. Having said that my friend has a Kindle and it lines up ok with the same case - seems like Kindles vary.


Qualtex Mini Tool Kit For Numatic Vacuum Cleaners
Qualtex Mini Tool Kit For Numatic Vacuum Cleaners
Offered by Suds-Online
Price: £4.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Spare set for different uses, 12 May 2014
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I bought this set as a spare, primarily for 'best' use only. If anyone has a wood burning stove and uses their original 'Henry' tools to clean out the grate then this extra set is ideal for use with other surfaces. Excellent price and very useful.


Celebrates Abba -German Version..
Celebrates Abba -German Version..
Price: £21.26

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars ABBA and ANDRE, 12 May 2014
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What more could both sets of fans want? Excellent CD, the arrangements of all the ABBA classics done as only the master could do. At times I really was listening to the Swedish super group, it was uncanny. And there was an additional CD too. Highly recommended.


The Nazi Officer's Wife: How one Jewish woman survived the holocaust
The Nazi Officer's Wife: How one Jewish woman survived the holocaust
by Edith Hahn-Beer
Edition: Paperback
Price: £11.38

4.0 out of 5 stars One woman's ordeal, 12 Jan. 2014
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Absorbing story for those interested in WWII. However we do not get to the marriage of Edith and Werner until halfway through the book. And the chronolgy of events is not always clear. Nevertheless an excellent contribution to understanding the awfulness of Edith's situation, the hiding of her Jewishness from the authorities. A thorough insight into how ordinary Germans feared in everyday life while the RAF and USAAF bombed cities at will. And the Nazi belief in their invincibilty, until July 1944 onwards.


Modern Antique Brass Adjustable Reading/Craft Floor Lamp
Modern Antique Brass Adjustable Reading/Craft Floor Lamp
Offered by The Light Factory
Price: £39.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Poor quality., 20 Dec. 2013
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After unpacking to assemble it for my partner's Christmas present I was dismayed to find I could not screw home the last metal tube and the whole assembly 'wobbled'. The thread was machined incorrectly and wouldn't tighten; the tube revolved continuously instead! Also the mains lead came out at the top, was coloured white and was not long enough. The only saving grace was that Amazon and the lighting company arranged a full refund plus postage pretty promptly, and that's considering it's Christmas..


The Ultimate Human Body 2.0
The Ultimate Human Body 2.0
Offered by Unique_Item_Bazaar
Price: £2.43

3.0 out of 5 stars Small is not necessarily beautiful, 22 Oct. 2013
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This is ok but only takes up a small window on my PC. I have to go into control panel and increase the screen resolution to get Human Body to fill the screen and that is annoying, so I am disappointed. Having said that it is very informative and useful for the price paid.


Telling Tales (Radio Collection)
Telling Tales (Radio Collection)
by Alan Bennett
Edition: Audio CD

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A masterful wordsmith, 13 Jun. 2013
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I have played this CD in my car many times over and each time it gives me great pleasure. To listen to this Yorkshireman's voice describing the events in his life (I'm from East Anglia) is pure joy and although I'm slightly younger I can appreciate his war-time memories. The intimate but kindly details of Alan's mother and father and their life together bring smiles and tears in equal measure. I cringed at the false teeth episode but it was all the more worthwhile for its raw account. And his description of himself as a young church-goer is worth the price of the CD alone. Wonderful, charming, honest and a pure delight. Buy it.


The Mayor of Casterbridge [DVD]
The Mayor of Casterbridge [DVD]
Dvd ~ Alan Bates
Price: £6.59

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Hardy tale comes to life, 13 Jun. 2013
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Yet another first class BBC production well worth re-visiting after thirty-five years, especially with a Dennis Potter screenplay. Alan Bates' performance is towering and he is well suported by Anna Massey, Anne Stallybrass and Janet Maw alongside the excellent cast of Hardy characters. The leisurely days of serials like this seem a distant memory but it is still a great pleasure to watch. Buy it, sit back and enjoy it. I think this film has the edge over the 2003 version with Ciaran Hinds but that is not to say the latter is imperfect, far from it.


David Copperfield [DVD] [1974]
David Copperfield [DVD] [1974]
Dvd ~ Arthur Lowe
Price: £15.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars BBC at its best, 13 Jun. 2013
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Brilliant adaptation of a Dickens classic. For anyone who hasn't the time to read the book (yes I know it sounds lazy) here is the serialised form of 'David Copperfield', which was how it was written initially. I hadn't seen this since the first transmission in 1974 and it loses none of its entertainment value. The period, the setting, the costumes and first class acting, especially from the wonderful Arthur Lowe as Micawber. And yes, a creepy, sychophantic Martin Jarvis in great form as Uriah Heep. Well worth buying.


Landscapes Under the Luggage Rack: Great Paintings of Britain - The Lost Art of the Railway Carriage Print
Landscapes Under the Luggage Rack: Great Paintings of Britain - The Lost Art of the Railway Carriage Print
by Greg Norden
Edition: Hardcover

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Nostalgic Britain by rail, 6 April 2013
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For those who love landscape painting and train travel this is a must. Familiar and unfamiliar places painted by skilled artists. At the same time you can wallow in nostalgia, yearn for the pre-Beeching era and even smell the smoke from the engine. Extensively illustrated and with informative descriptions of each place, it blends narrative with a dash of humour.too. My only complaint is the price but I managed to get an ex-library copy which was still very good value. If you can dig deep or obtain one as I did, go for for it. You won't be disappointed.


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