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Low-Priced Book Scheme

Volume 653: debated on Friday 9 February 1962

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asked the Secretary for Technical Co-operation if he will list the titles of low-priced paperbacks under the official scheme which are at present being circulated; and what are the overseas territories where they are being sold.

I have been asked to reply.In addition to the university textbooks, the following titles have been offered under the Low-Priced Books Scheme to the countries named.

TitleAuthor
The Progressive English Dictionary.Hornby and Parnwell.
Good EnglishVallins.
Pocket Medical DictionaryRoper.
The Public Speaker's Pocket Book.Wallace.
A Grammar of English Words.Palmer.
The following further titles are likely to become available in the next few weeks:—

An A.B.C. of English Usage.Treble and Vallins.
A Guide to Patterns and Usage in English.Hornby.
Life on Other WorldsSpencer Jones.
The Making of Modern Britain.Derry and Jarman.
Countries:
Afghanistan.India.Pakistan.
Brunei.Indonesia.Sarawak.
Burma.Malaya.Singapore.
Ceylon.Nepal.Thailand.
Hong Kong.North Borneo.Vietnam.