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BESTIARY
Written by Richard Barber.
Stock no. 1322892
Published by Folio Society. 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth spine, cream pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Being an English version of the Bodleian Library manuscript. Translated and introduced by Richard Barber. Minimal bumping to corners else book is fine. Blue slipcase is scuffed on lower edge.

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CIVILISATION: A PERSONAL VIEW
Written by Kenneth Clark.
Stock no. 2138341
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial cloth. Colour and b/w photos. Slip case is a little better than very good - some scuffing to a couple of edges.

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THE BLACK DEATH
Written by Philip Ziegler.
Stock no. 2138238
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Dramatic black, red and gold pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Brown endpapers depicting the Spread of the Black Death in Europe. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case. A few scuff marks along bottom edge.

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CAPTAIN COOK'S VOYAGES 1768-1779
Written by Captain Cook; Glyndwr Williams.
Stock no. 2138178
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Elaborately decorated blue cloth with gilt. Colour illustrations. Top edge blue. Selected and introduced by Williams. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case. A few scuffs.

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WARRIORS OF THE STEPPE: A MILITARY HISTOPRY OF CENTRAL ASIA, 500 B.C. TO 1700 A.D.
Written by Erik Hildinger.
Stock no. 2137981
Published by Spellmount. Circa 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1873376731. 2nd printing. Couple of corners are bumped. A few marks to covers. Wrapper has small tear to top of rear panel.

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BESIEGED: SIEGE WARFARE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD
Written by Duncan B. Campbell.
Stock no. 2137976
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cream cloth with bronze title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781846030192. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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THE COIN ATLAS
Written by Joe Cribb; Barrie Cook; Ian Carradice.
Stock no. 2137967
Published by Time Warner Books. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The World of Coinage From Its Origins to the Present Day. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. Maps. ISBN: 0316726974. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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LOST COUNTRIES: EXOTIC TALES FROM AN OLD STAMP ALBUM
Written by Stuart Laycock; Chris West.
Stock no. 2137775
Published by The History Press. 1st 2017. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780750979498. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Light fading along a couple of cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE ASCENT OF MAN
Written by J. Bronowski; Melvyn Bragg.
Stock no. 1823629
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2012. Nearly fine condition.

New foreword by Melvyn Bragg. Blue cloth spine, gilt title. Blue paper boards with blocked design. Colour & b/w illustrations. xvii and 302 pages. Still in original shrinkwrap which is lightly scuffed.

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FORGED EGYPTIAN ANTIQUITES
Written by T.G. Wakeling.
Stock no. 2137583
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1912. Good condition.

Green/blue cloth with gilt title to spine, small pictorial onlay to front cover, with blind borders. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Ex-lib. with many markings; to base of spine, front endpaper/pastedown; verso of title page. Blind stamps to plates. Page corner tips are worn - including plates. Page 67 - grubby mark. A reading copy.

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TO THE UNDYING MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS, AND MEN WHO FELL DURING THE GREAT WAR
No author listed.
Stock no. 2137569
Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles to front cover and insignia of 7th Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. B/w photos. Title to front cover reads 'The Great War 1914-1919'. Name in ink to front endpaper.

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WORLD'S CHILDREN
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137519
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1904. Almost very good condition.

Top edge gilt. A. &. C. Black Colour book. Blue and yellow decorated cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. 100 colour illustrations. 3200 copies. 20 shilling series. Spine and edges of front cover are very browned. Some chipping, with a little fraying to cloth at top corners of spine. Front joint is partially cracked. Hinge cracked at page 32 (and others). Light browning to plate margins. Foxing.

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