Azed Competition No. 478  Azed Slip  |  ◀  473  |  482  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
478 Jun 1981BIBLIOPEGIST normal27


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. J. PalmerI put protective cover on work in press – that’s the general ideabib + op in lie + gist, & lit.
SecondMrs A. BoyesPout goes lip – with it in a pucker I’ll follow fanfarebib + anag.; fanfare style of binding
ThirdN. O’NeillBig BP oil site has possibilities for one who fancies working in Moroccoanag.; M. leather
VHCMrs E. AllenBeing one involved in books, I work for example with catalogue coveringI in bb + I op. e.g. in list, & lit.
VHCM. BarnesBacking my fancy, I spoil big bet – ruined!anag.
VHCE. ChalkleyAmong books one bound will one include ‘The Heart of the Matter’I in bb + I in lope + gist, & lit.
VHCC. A. ClarkeI’d be involved in books on mounting work which includes page protectionI in bb + p egis in toil (rev.), & lit.
VHCG. ClydeOne in books literally surrounds work with protectionI in bb + op egis in lit., & lit.
VHCN. C. DexterIn books I toil getting pages fixed? I for one, yesI in bb + anag. with I for a, & lit.
VHCD. A. W. DiaperAfter drink opener of innings gets in run over point, and one into coversbib + i in lope + gist; into = interested in
VHCB. FrancoI love to slog away, pressing into protective cover with a rollI 0 peg in bib list, & lit.
VHCF. D. GardinerSurrounded by books I spoil I get demoralisedI in bb + anag., & lit.
VHCJ. F. GrimshawOne found among books, I work on protection in leather and textiles primarilyI in bb + I op egis in l t, & lit.
VHCB. HancockI cover book with drink (fruit juice overturns) – one page gets spoiltbib + oil (rev.) + anag. incl. I p
VHCJ. P. H. HirstAfter I’ve finished the books, they’re bound to fix prices; it’s daft with first drink then oil going upbib + oil (rev.) + peg + anag.
VHCM. D. LawsI, being into books, like binding a single work, for exampleI in bb + I op e.g. in list3, & lit.
VHCD. F. ManleyI get books I spoil recovered – I’d like my Chambers leather-boundanag. incl. bb
VHCJ. J. MooreDrink and oil going up? Maggie, it’s disastrous. My work’s bound to be shelvedbib + oil (rev.) + Peg + anag.; Peg, Maggie = Margaret; ref. M. Thatcher
VHCF. R. PalmerOne involved in books – essential part’s binding work in pressI in bb + op in lie2 + gist, & lit.
VHCS. L. PatonOne enthralled by books I work, for example in distinctive edgingI in bb + I op e.g. in list2, & lit.
VHCA. J. RedstoneI bet BP Oil is only first to go up; but I’m always bindinganag. incl. g; up = in revolt
VHCP. RhodesPerhaps, on protective cover, I gilt Poe’s worksbib + anag., & lit.
VHCD. R. RobinsonOne absorbed by covering of books. I work with for example catalogue bindingI in bb + I op e.g. in list, & lit.
VHCMrs K. M. RussellWanted – small page covered with fancy bits – I obligeanag. incl. p, & lit.
VHCH. R. SandersI like covers to be big – I slip otherwiseanag.
VHCT. E. SandersI oblige beginner to betting with tips – shattering for the book-makeranag. incl. b
VHCM. G. WilsonOne with work for example in catalogue under protective cover?bib + I op e.g. in list, & lit.

HCs in competition 478 awarded to:

C. Allen BakerC. W. LaxtonJ. NicholsonT. A. J. Spencer
Rev C. M. BrounC. LovingR. F. PardoeD. M. Stanford
E. J. BurgeDr R. A. MainJ. T. PriceF. B. Stubbs
C. J. & M. P. ButlerS. M. MansellD. Price JonesJ. G. Stubbs
D. FielkerJ. McBreenC. P. ReaL. M. Styler
Dr I. S. FletcherH. J. McClarronJ. H. RussellJ. B. Sweeting
P. F. HendersonC. G. MillinMrs E. J. ShieldsN. W. Ward
J. I. JamesW. MurphyK. ShortD. Williamson