Penguin Bookshelf, estimate £100-150 at W&H Peacock.

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Deep enough to accommodate a Penguin Classic, they were advertised via inserts in the books themselves and available in various veneers at 88 shillings each.

This example in beech comes for sale from a house clearance with a guide of £100-150 as part of the Mid-Century Design auction at W&H Peacock in Bedford on November 17.