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SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 2127847
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. 82 b/w photos plus 7 line drawings. Small bump to top of spine, whcih is lightly browned. Slip case is very good; bumping to edges.

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JEEVES & WOOSTER (3 VOLUMES)
Written by P.G. Wodehouse. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2127846
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Fine condition.

Three volumes: Very Good, Jeeves!;Carry On, Jeeves; and The Inimitable Jeeves. Pictorial cloth boards. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good; some bumping to corners and a few grubby marks.

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THE CALL OF THE WILD
Written by Jack London. Illustrated by Abigail Rorer.
Stock no. 2127845
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2011. As new condition.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Slip case is fine. Still in original shrink wrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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EDWARD LEAR'S COMPLETE NONSENSE
Written by Edward Lear; Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Edward Lear; Richard Beards.
Stock no. 2127787
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Yellow decorated cloth. Illustrations by the author hand-coloured for this edition. Cover design and colouring of illustrations by Richard Beards. 286 pages. A beautiful book. Introduced by Blake. Slip case is also in excellent condition, with some light wear to corners.

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CANALETTO
Written by Gregory Martin. Illustrated by Canaletto.
Stock no. 1816515
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1967. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Dark blue cloth spine, gilt title. Blue boards. Small, neat name & date in ink to front endpaper. Minor foxing to endpapers.

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RENOIR: PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, LITHOGRAPHS AND ETCHINGS
Written by Nigel Lambourne. Illustrated by Auguste Renoir.
Stock no. 1816513
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1965. Very good condition.

Large format. Green spine, gilt titles, paperboards. Colour and b/w illustrations. Neat name and date in ink to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers.

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ALBRECHT DURER: PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS AND PRINTS
Written by Nigel Lambourne. Illustrated by Albrecht Durer.
Stock no. 1816512
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

Large format. Colour and b/w illustrations. Red cloth spine with gilt title, brown boards. Boards lightly rubbed. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Light browning to page edges and a few minor foxspots.

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THE CAMPAIGNS OF NAPOLEON (3 VOLUMES)
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 2127591
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial covers with black title labels to spine; gilt title. Covers period of 1793 - 1815. Light wear to cover edges and corners. Contents are excellent. Contained in original slip case that has a few grubby marks and scuffs; small split along one edge; some bumping to corners.

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THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE
Written by Muriel Spark. Illustrated by Beryl Cook.
Stock no. 1816496
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Fine condition.

Bright blue pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Contained in a blue slipcase.

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TRACTATUS DE HERBIS
Written by Minta Collins; Sandra Raphael.
Stock no. 2127513
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition.

Large format. This facsimile edition has been reproduced from the manuscript Egeron MS 747 in The British Library through digital photography by Laurence Pordes, and printed at The Bath Press, Glasgow, on Phoneix Motion Xenon paper.This edition of 1000 copies has been bound for the members of The Folio Society by Smith Settle of Otley in full goatskin leather, with leather onlayhs, over bevelled boards, blocked with a design by David Eccles, with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. Contained in a green cloth box, with smaller separate 'Commentary' book. This is Copy No. 45. Only blemish is a small circle of surface paper lifting to copy number page and opposite page. Commentary book is also in fine condition in a near fine box, which has small bump and light mark.

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THE LIFE OF SAINT EDMUND KING & MARTYR
Written by John Lydgate; A.S.G. Edwards.
Stock no. 2127512
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. 35. Slip case is fine. A stunning version. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE SILMARILLION
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien. Illustrated by Francis Mosley.
Stock no. 2127510
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Nearly fine condition.

A fantasy. The story of the First Age in Tolkien's world, the ancient drama to which characters in The Lord of the Rings look back, and in whose events some of them, such as Elrond and Galadriel, took part. This edition is Limited to 1750 Numbered copies bound by Smith Settle of Otley, Yorks in Wassa goatskin with hand-woven Indian silk sides. Calligraphy by John Andrew ARCA MCSD. This is Copy No. 1114. Very slight imperfection in weave to front cover. On publishers page, it states that this is 4th printing, however, it is a 1st with this specific special binding and limited edition (4th of various Folio editions). Contained in a leather slip case in excellent condition - just lightest of wear to edges. Elaborate gilt titles and decorations to one side. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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