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Andrew Kötting's film By Our Selves retraces John Clare's journey from Epping Forest to Northamptonshire accompanied by a straw bear.
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    A signed copy of the 2014 John Clare Society Journal featuring By Our Selves and contributions from Sarah Corbett, Robert Heyes, Erin Lafford, Valerie Pedlar, Ron Paul Salutsky, Adam White and David Worrall. Plus all £2 and £8 rewards.

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    Signed (by Andrew Kötting and Iain Sinclair) copy of Iain Sinclair's Edge of Orison: In the Traces of John Clare's Journey out of Essex. And all the £2 and £5 backer rewards. Plus an exclusive limited edition postcard and a numbered and signed piece of straw from the straw bear.

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    Limited Edition first run DVD of This Filthy Earth signed by Andrew Kötting and Sean Lock.

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    A signed limited edition bookwork of Mapping Perception in collaboration with Andrew and Eden Kötting and Dr Mark Lythgoe.

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