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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131567
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Popular edition. Red cloth stamped in gilt with peacock design. 12 tipped-in colour plates. 8 x 6". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; browning to spine, with chips and nicks to cloth. Grubby marks to cover edges. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Plates are fine, with just a few foxspots to versos.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131555
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1919. Almost very good condition.

Popular edition. Red cloth stamped in gilt with peacock design. 12 tipped-in colour plates. 8 x 6". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine and small black mark and nick to cloth at base. What appears to be a damp/white stain to rear cover. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. Plates are excellent, but one tissue guard is torn at margin; a few others are creased.
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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE TEMPEST
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131379
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1908. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

40 tipped in colour plates, tissue guarded. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine. 143 pages. 11 x 8.5". Spine is faded. Corners are nice and sharp. All plates are present and fine. Foxing throughout book, but still very good! Contained in original (rare) wrapper with pictorial onlay to front panel. Edge-creasing to wrapper, with a few tears and chips, but minimal loss.
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STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131330
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1911. Very good condition.

Custom red leather binding with raised bands to spine, with gilt title to spine, gilt border to front, small circular onlay of the Little Mermaid. 28 tipped-in colour plates with captioned paper guards. Each text page has a decorative green header and footer and is bordered by a double green line. This appears to have been specially rebound into its red leather covers; NEW endpapers. Spine has some light fading. Foxing, mostly to outer page edges and page margins. All plates present and in fine condition. Contained in custom made slip case, which appears to use old endpapers; in very good condition.
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STORIES FROM THE PENTAMERONE
Written by Giambattista Basile. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2131325
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

Red covers with gilt vignette of lady to front and titles to front and spine in gilt. 32 delightful colour plates (with captioned tissue guards) to contents. Outer page edges green. 303 pages. 10 x 7.5". Spine is bumped and faded. Corners are bumped, with some wear. Marks to covers; a few spots. Bookplate to front pastedown, inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing; a few marks to reverse of plates. One plate and tissue-guards are detached (page 126), but loosely inserted.
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OLD INNS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2131287
Published by William Heinemann. 1925. Almost very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles. 16 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading/spotting to covers. Contents are very good. Foxing.
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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY - AS YOU LIKE IT
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2131286
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1909. Almost very good condition.

Lovely green cloth covers with gilt titles and decorations. 40 beautiful tissue guarded tipped in plates. 142 pages. 10 x 7.5". Spine is faded and very foxed. Bumping to corners. Spotting and wear to rest of covers. Small cup ring mark to rear cover. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges; but is present throughout book. All plates are present - 1 has small corner crease.
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KING ALBERT'S BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Edmund Dulac; Kay Nielsen; et al..
Stock no. 2131274
Published by The Daily Telegraph. Very good condition.

A tribute to the Belgium king and people from representative men and women throughout the world. A compilation of written script and colourful mounted prints. 187 pages. 11 x 8.5". Cream cloth with dark titles and decorations. Contains b/w photo of King Albert as frontis piece, and many wonderful tipped in colour plates and illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES
Written by Frank Corsaro. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2131198
Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 1st USA 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Beige cloth with gilt title to spine and brown/red vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations and endpapers. The Glyndebourne Version. Some foxing to outer page edges. Original acetate wrapper is torn with a bit of loss; creased with some grubby marks.
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TRENCHER & KENNEL
Written by Charles Simpson.
Stock no. 2131177
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Some famous Yorkshire packs including the Bamham Moor, the York and Ainsty, Lord Middleton's Hunt, the Sinnington, the Bilsdale & the Farndale, with 24 illustrations in colour and 68 in b/w. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 312pp includes index. Covers are unevenly faded with splash marks. Bumping to corners. Colour frontis is creased. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and to page margins. Plate opposite page 226 also has large corner crease. Plate opposite page 272 has stained margin - where it appears to have got damp and the colour front to cover has run.
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SCATTERED SCARLET
Written by Will H. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2131176
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. 8 tipped-in colour plates. Hunting verses. Spine is browned. Parts of covers are white from damp staining. Some foxing, although contents are still very good. All plates present.
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THE COLOURED LANDS
Written by G.K. Chesterton. Illustrated by G.K. Chesterton.
Stock no. 1317820
Published by Sheed & Ward. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

"This book is crammed with the things you would have got from Chesterton had you been his Weekend guest." Yellow cloth spine, vivid patterned boards. Colour plates. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Vertical crease to rear free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned/foxed. Some grubby fingermarks and finger creasing to page margins and light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby with some loss to spine and corners.
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