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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1406744
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Top edge green. Green endpapers. 12 beautiful colour plates plus b/w illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine is faded and has a brown mark. Erasure mark to half title page. Contents are excellent. Contained in a slipcase that has a slight bump to one side and has a few marks.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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A HISTORY OF CHINESE CIVILISATION (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Jacques Gernet.
Stock no. 1814042
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

2 volume set. Brown covers with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w plates. 6th printing. Contained in publisher's slipcase with large pictorial onlay to one side.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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EMPIRES OF THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST (FOUR VOLUMES)
Written by H.W.F. Saggs; Alan Gardiner; J.M. Cook; O.R. Gurney.
Stock no. 1814041
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Four volume set. Pictorial cloth, gilt. Colour & b/w illustrations. The Babylonians by Saggs; The Egyptians by Gardiner; The Persians by Cook; The Hittites by Gurney. Eleventh printing. The Persians has the contents bound in upside down. Other volumes correct. Contained in publisher's burgundy slipcase with gilt title to one side.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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LOST CITIES OF THE ANCIENT WORLD
Written by Carl W. Blegen; Colin F. Macdonald; Joan Oates; Michael Grant; Jane Taylor.
Stock no. 1814040
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Five volume set: Troy and the Trojans; Knossos; Babylon; Pompeii & Herculaneum Cities of Vesuvius; and Petra and the Lost Kingdom of the Nabataeans. Light brown cloth with printed illustrations in gilt and black. B/w illustrations, colour plates. Contained in a black slipcase with gilt title to one side, slightly scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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ARISTOTLE ETHICS
Written by Aristotle; J.A.K. Thomson.
Stock no. 1814038
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Translated by Thomson, revised with notes & appendices by Hugh Tredennick. Black leather spine, gilt title, pictorial paper boards. li and 297 pages. Third printing. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase, slightly scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE VOYCE OF THE WORLD
Written by Thomas Browne; Geoffrey Keynes; Tim Mackintosh-Smith.
Stock no. 1814037
Published by Folio Society. As new condition.

Selected Writings of Sir Thomas Browne, edited by Keynes with a Preface by Mackintosh-Smith. Brown cloth spine with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE CELTS
Written by Nora K. Chadwick; Barry Cunliffe.
Stock no. 1814036
Published by Folio Society. As new condition.

Brown cloth with gilt decorations and title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUDYARD KIPLING COLLECTED SHORT STORIES (5 VOLUMES)
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Philip Bannister.
Stock no. 1814035
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Five volume set. Red boards with gilt titles and single illustration to spine and front cover. Colour frontis and b/w plates. Couple of minor marks to boards of volume 1. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's matching red slipcase with title & portrait image in gilt to one side.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald; A.S. Byatt. Illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat; Stephen Raw.
Stock no. 1814013
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam the Astronomer Poet of Persia, Translated into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald with an introduction by Byatt, full page colour illustrations throughout by Puttapipat, Top edge gilt. Blue Nigerian Goatskin spine with gilt title, purple vendome cloth sides. Gilt endpapers. Originally published in 1859. 69 pages. Contained in gold coloured slipcase with pictorial onlay to one side. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH SPEAKING PEOPLES
Written by Andrew Roberts.
Stock no. 1813972
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Large format. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Spine has Folio Society logo to base, inside title page says published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Contained in publisher's burgundy slipcase which is scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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A HISTORY OF ROME FROM THE FOUNDATION OF THE CITY TO THE SOLE RULE OF JULIUS CAESAR
Written by Theodor Mommsen.
Stock no. 1813950
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Translated by W.P. Dickson, introduced by Anthony Grafton, Edited by C.J. Shepherd. Brown leather spine with raised bands and gilt title, blue cloth boards with vignette to front. Blue ribbon page marker. Gilt top edge. B/w plates. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase which is scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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WOODBROOK
Written by David Thomson; Fergal Keane.
Stock no. 1813948
Published by Folio Society. As new condition.

Introduction by Keane who describes Woodbrook as 'part love story, social history, coming-of-age narrative and elegy'. Dark green cloth, white title to spine and pictorial front cover. B/w photos. Woodbrook is a substantial but not grand country house in the North West of Ireland. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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