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THE ANNE ANDERSON PICTURE BOOK
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1506181
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Orange/brown cloth spine. Large format. Pictorial boards. Numerous coloured and b/w illustrations by Anne Anderson, illustrating Hans Andersen and Grimms' Fairy Tales. Spine bumped and faded with a few marks. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges, nasty bump to lower edge of rear cover. Covers a little grubby. A couple of hinges cracked, front joint starting to crack by frontis. One page corner missing. Contents very good.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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TIDE'S ENDING
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1316109
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st thus 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book of the joy of tideways, saltings and creeks. Memorable word-pictures for wild-fowler, naturalist and bird-watcher alike. A New Edition. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. 5 full page b/w plates plus b/w illustrations throughout. xi and 244 pages. ISBN: 0718118677. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and has a little foxing to top edge of rear flap.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1316105
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1920. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Russet cloth with gilt title to spine and elaborate peacock and elephant design to front cover. 20 superb colour plates, tipped onto cream card with decorative border and each with a tissue-guard. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Dent to lower edge of rear cover. Covers faded to spine and edges with some slight spotting to front edges. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to contents. Plates present and fine.
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ARTHUR RACKHAM HIS LIFE AND WORK
Written by Derek Hudson. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1316103
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1976. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An introduction to the man behind the work with comments on his technique and achievements. Bibliography at rear. Re-issued with a revised checklist of Rackham's work. Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour tipped-in plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0434353507. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Price-cut wrapper is discoloured (sunned) to spine, is just a little edge rubbed with a small repaired tear to top edge of front panel.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by William Shakespeare; Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1316100
Published by The Temple Press. 1st thus 1939. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. 304 pages. 9 x 6.5 inches. 12 colour plates, many b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. A few light marks to covers and damp stain to edge of rear cover. Foxing and page browning else contents clean.
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LETTERS FROM COMPTON DEVERELL
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1316098
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A tranquil book calling up the very sights, sounds and smells of the English countryside. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 280 pages, top edge red. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and prelims. 2nd issue dustwrapper (illus Atkinson) is price-cut and edge worn with tape repairs on verso of spine, some slight loss, browned to spine and has a small brown spot to rear panel.
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THE STORY OF SIR LANCELOT AND HIS COMPANIONS
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Stock no. 1316096
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st UK 1907. Very good condition.

Rebound in green cloth with burgundy title-label to spine (gilt title) and an onlay of a coat of arms to front cover. 340 pages. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. Pale browning to front fly-leaf. Small stain affects fore-edge of textblock (and also margins of pages ever so slightly).
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Frank Brangwyn.
Stock no. 1506170
Published by T. N. Foulis. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth covers with gilt illustration to front cover, gilt titles to spine. 7 x 5.5". 8 Colour plates. Repetitive background illustrations to text pages. 123 pages plus book list. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A couple of bumps to cover edges. Browning to spine and cover edges. Some of gilt on front cover is rubbed. Two names in pen to front endpaper, one crossed out. Front joint starting to crack by frontis. Browning to endpapers and some page edges. Contents generally clean. All plates present.
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PRECIOUS BANE
Written by Mary Webb. Illustrated by Rowland Hilder.
Stock no. 1316080
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1929. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 4 colour plates plus b/w drawings. First illustrated edition. Spine bumped and faded. Covers badly discoloured. Some light foxing else contents clean.
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ARTHUR RACKHAM
Written by Fred Gettings. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1316031
Published by Studio Vista. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light green/cream boards with gilt title to spine. A look at Rackham's life and influences on his work, with many of his illustrations reproduced. ISBN: 0289706696. Spine and corners bumped. Browning to cover edges. Very pale page edge browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and faded to spine, some browning on verso.
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THE BEST OF BB AN ANTHOLOGY
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1506154
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A collection of extracts from all BB's adult books and a few extracts from his timeless children's books as well. Accompanied by the superb scraperboard illustrations of the author. Grey boards, black title to spine. 277 pages. 9.5 x 6.5". ISBN: 0718125649. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Rear endpaper slightly grubby. Dustwrapper is edge worn. A nice copy.
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FARMERS CREED
Written by Crichton Porteous. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1608407
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Harrap's Country-Lovers Library. Brown cloth. B/w engravings. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper is faded to spine and edge chipped with some loss.
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