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HISTORICAL STORY

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THE ONCE AND FUTURE KING
Written by T.H. White.
Stock no. 1317754
Published by Collins. 4th 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The complete edition of White's Arthurian epic containing four novels: The Sword in the Stone; The Witch in the Wood; The Ill-Made Knight and The Candle in the Wind. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 677 pages. Spine bumped. Some slight dustiness to top of spine and top edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and some slight foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is a bit grubby and lightly browned to spine.
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FOREST HEART
Written by Chris Tye.
Stock no. 2130056
Published by Lychgate Press. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Civil War Tale of a Forest of Dean Family. Card wraps. ISBN: 0953350703.
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THE LANTERN BEARERS
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff; Penelope Lively. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2129705
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

An exciting chronicle bringing to life the turbulent period of the last Romans in Britain. Brown decorated cloth. Introduced by Lively. This follows the text of the first edition (1959), with minor emendations. Slip case is better than very good - a few small knocks to edges; light scuffing.
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THE SILVER BRANCH
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2129703
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

Grey pictorial cloth with gilt title to spine. Full-page b/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - a few marks.
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OUTCAST
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Richard Kennedy.
Stock no. 1317673
Published by Oxford University Press. 4th 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A magnificent novel of Roman Britain. Blue cloth, silver title to spine. Full page b/w illustrations. 229 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper, name scribbled out. Dustwrapper is slightly worn to spine and corners.
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THE EAGLE OF THE NINTH
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
Stock no. 1317671
Published by Oxford University Press. 6th 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story set in Roman Britain. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 255 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper (name scribbled out). Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just slightly worn at spine and corners.
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THE LANTERN BEARERS
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1317669
Published by Oxford University Press. 3rd 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An exciting chronicle bringing to life the turbulent period of the last Romans in Britain. Purple cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Slight rubbing and fading to cover edges. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.
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DAWN WIND
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1317668
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of a boy and a dog in Saxon times. Purple cloth, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. 241 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Name and date in black ink to front free-endpaper, name scribbled out. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is bright.
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THE MARK OF THE HORSE LORD
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1317667
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story set in Roman Britain. Phaedrus the Gladiator becomes the Horse Lord. Pink cloth, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly rubbed. Name and date in blue biro to front free-endpaper (name has been scribbled out with black biro). Very slight musty smell to pages. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.
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LA VENDEE: AN HISTORICAL ROMANCE
Written by Anthony Trollope. Illustrated by Shirley Bellwood.
Stock no. 1817205
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Fine condition.

Green cloth spine with black & gilt title labels. Pale green paper boards with floral borders. Top edge green. Full page b/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's slipcase in fine condition.
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MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN
Written by Salman Rushdie. Illustrated by Anna Bhushan.
Stock no. 2129384
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

A historical novel. Blue cloth boards, yellow title to spine and decorations to front. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THE CITY-ON-THE-WATER
Written by Betty Lee. Illustrated by Gareth Floyd.
Stock no. 2128260
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1ST 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. An Antelope Book. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0241894190.
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