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PRINCE CASPIAN
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1321446
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1951. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007288984. Minimal bumping to spine, some light foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, there is a small dent to the rear panel which also affects the rear book cover.

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THE WINCHESTER PSALTER MINIATURE CYCLE
Written by Kristine E. Haney.
Stock no. 1822160
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2015. Nearly fine condition.

The Winchester Psalter is justly famous for its prefatory miniature cycle, expanding across thirty-eight leaves as it sweeps through biblical history. A facsimile of folios 1-39 of Cotton MS Nero C. IV at the British Library, London. Large format, contains commentary volume and housed in publisher's solander case. Full red leather boards with gilt & green design, colour illustrations throughout. Commentary volume is bound in green cloth with gilt tiles. Limited Edition of 980. This is copy 55 of 980. A fine set contained in publisher's solander case in almost fine condition. Also contained in original packaging from Folio Society.

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BRADSHAW'S JULY 1922 RAILWAY GUIDE
Written by David St John Thomas.
Stock no. 1822150
Published by Guild Publishing. 1st thus 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A reproduction. Fold out map to end of volume. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 1166 pages. Top & tail of spine lightly shelf worn. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Map is present. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn across lower edge with small closed tear at edge of spine.

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VAGABONDIANA OR, ANECDOTES OF MENDICANT WANDERERS THROUGH THE STREETS OF LONDON
Written by John Thomas Smith.
Stock no. 2134860
Published by Sherwin & Freutel Publishers. 1970. Very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt title to spine. Facsimile of the edition of 1817. With Portraits of the Most Remarkable Drawn from the Life by John Thomas Smith, Keeper of the Prints of the British Museum. Scuffing and marks to top of spine/top of front cover. Corners are a bit bumped. Page edge browning.

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DORSETSHIRE FOLK-LORE
Written by John Symonds Udal; William Barnes.
Stock no. 1321248
Published by Dorset Books; Wheaton Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile limited edition (first published 1922) with a foreword by R.N.R. Peeres. With A Fore-Say by William Barnes (The Dorset Poet). Green boards, gilt title to spine. 406 pages. ISBN: 1871164044. Spine bumped. Small nick to top of rear edge of spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Heavy foxing to verso of dustwrapper.

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THE BENEDICTIONAL OF SAINT AETHELWOLD
Written by Andrew Prescott.
Stock no. 1822043
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1000 copies. Full burgundy goatskin leather with bevelled boards, blocked with gilt calligraphy, and with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. All edges gilt. Facsimile edition of the illuminated manuscript. Includes slim commentary volume by Andrew Prescott. Contained in burgundy solander case with white title label to spine. This is copy 248 of 1000. Tiny rub to top front edge of first band of spine else a lovely set contained in publisher's original packaging.

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THE FOUR GOSPELS OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST
Written by John Dreyfus; Robert Gibbings. Illustrated by Eric Gill.
Stock no. 1822041
Published by Folio Society; The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Large format. According to the Authorized version of The King James I. This facsimile edition printed in 2007 (originally published in 1931 by The Golden Cockerel Press), by Memminger MedienCentrum on Favini feltmarked laid paper and bound by G. Lachenmaier in full goatskin leather with Fabriano Tiziano endleaves. All edges gilt. This edition is Limited to 2750 numbered copies. Contained in solamander case, with gilt title to spine. This edition also includes a thin volume of Essays by Dreyfus & Gibbings. This is copy 1066. A beatuiful set contained in the original cardboard packaging from Folio Society.

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THE LIFE OF SAINT EDMUND KING & MARTYR
Written by John Lydgate; A.S.G. Edwards.
Stock no. 2134708
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Fine condition.

This facsimile has been reproduced from the manuscript MS Harley 2278 in the British Library through digital photography by Laurence Pordes and has been printed by Cambridge University Press on Furioso paper from the Biberist mill in Switzerland supplied by John Purcell Paper.This edition of 1010 copies, of which 1000 are for sale, has been bound for members of The Folio Society by Smith Settle of Otley, Yorkshire, in full Nigerian goatskin with leather onlays over bevelled boards, blocked with a design by David Eccles, with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano Mill, Italy. Contained in a green cloth box with red title block to spine. Also contained with this edition is 'A Commentary' - in green cloth, with gilt titles to spine. This is Copy No. 45. Contained in a near fine slip case - a few small knocks to a couple of edges. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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GILES ANNUAL 1951 FACSIMILE
Written by Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 2134693
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. Slightly better than very good condition.

Collector's limited edition facsimile of the Giles Annual first published in 1951. Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 1902836154. Creasing to top corner of front cover. Slip case is better than very good.

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GILES ANNUAL 1948 FACSIMILE
Written by Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 2134692
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Collector's limited edition facsimile of the third Giles Annual first published in 1948. Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 1874507708. Light wear to cover edges. Card slip cover has some wear and a little creasing in places.

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GILES 1954-55 ANNUAL FACSIMILE
Written by Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 2134684
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. Nearly fine condition.

Collectors Limited Edition. Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Facsimile of Giles No. 9. ISBN: 1904329020. Copy No. 2630 with original certificate. Slip case is very good - a few marks and scuffs; wear and bumping to a couple of corners.

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TIR IARLL
Written by Frederic Evans.
Stock no. 1821910
Published by Mid Glamorgan County Libraries. 1st thus 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Earl's Land. Reprinted from the original edition of 1912. Comprising the ancient parishes of Llangynwyd, Bettws, Margam, and Kenfig. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1872430155. Base of spine lightly worn. Light browning to page edges and text block. Green dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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