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KIM
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1818182
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1960. Nearly fine condition.

The Works of Rudyard Kipling series. Full red leather binding, gilt to top edge and packed in a red slipcase. Gilt title to spine with elaborate gilt tooling to same, circular elephant vignette to front. Plain endpapers. B/w map facing chapter 1. 413 pages. Small name & address label to front endpaper. Contents clean. Slipcase lightly rubbed at edges.
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THE HOLKHAM BIBLE
Written by Michelle P. Brown.
Stock no. 2131381
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Facsimile edition. Large format. Three quarter bound in blue leather, raised bands to spine, gilt decorations to spine. Blue patterned cloth boards with leather onlay to front containing title in red and gilt vignette. All edges gilt. Blue ribbon page marker. Illuminated manuscript. Limited to 1750 numbered copies and 25 lettered copies. Complete with Commentary by Michelle P. Brown which is bound with a blue cloth spine with gilt title and blue paper boards with white title onlay to front. This is Copy No. 3. In original box/case in near fine condition; just a few tiny marks and wear. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE ROMANCE OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Alfred W. Pollard; D'Arthur Malory's Morte. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2131378
Published by Easton Press. 2011. Fine condition.

Large format. Cream leather with raised bands to spine, gilt titles and decorations. Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition, to 400 copies. Adapted by Pollard. Mohawk Superfine eggshell finish paper especially milled by Mohawk Fine Papers, Cohoes, New York. Cowhide leather imported from Italy by Cortina Leathers of New York. Lithography by Falcon Press, Nashville, Tennessee. Custom binding by Kingsport Book, Church Hill, Tennessee. This Easton Press edition reproduces the contents of the original as first published in 19717 by MacMillan and Company, Limited, London. Contains 16 colour plates and other b/w illustrations and plates. All edges gilt. A stunning book. Heavy! This is Copy No. 5, stated on first title page and to original certificate, which is still present and inserted loosely at front. All plates are present and in fine condition. Contained in original clip case which is in slightly better than very good condition; a few small marks. An absolutely stunning edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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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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TARZAN OF THE APES
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Illustrated by Bob Eggleton.
Stock no. 2131237
Published by Easton Press. 2012. Fine condition.

Large format. Deluxe Signed, Limited edition to 800 copies. Exquisite green leather binding with raised bands to spine. Red and gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. Frontis is a tipped-in colour plate - folded in half. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity. Tipped-in colour plates with guards. All edges gilt. SIGNED by artist to special page directly after front endpaper. This is Copy No. 412. Also comes with it's original certificate of authenticity, also SIGNED by artist and witnessed. A stunning copy! In original green cloth slip case that is near fine; couple of lightest marks to top one side. Pictorial onlay and gilt titles to one side of slip case. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE FOXHOUNDS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND THEIR MASTERS AND HUNTSMEN
Written by Humphrey F. De Trafford; et al. Illustrated by Cuthbert Bradley; et al..
Stock no. 2130948
Published by Walter Southwood & Company. 1906. Very good condition.

Large format. Heavy volume! Red leather spine and corners. Raised bands and gilt titles to spine. Gilt vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. B/w plates and photos. Spine and edges are unevenly faded. Slight bow to front cover. Marks to outer page edges, with a few margin marks.
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MR. SPONGE'S SPORTING TOUR
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 2130945
Published by Bradbury & Evans. 1st 1853. Good condition.

Brown leather spine and corners; black title label with gilt title to spine. Red cloth covers. Hand coloured plates and b/w illustrations. Heavy wear with some chips and a little loss to spine and corners. Scuffing and grubby marks to covers. Front joint is almost entirely broken. Inscription in ink to prelims. Foxing throughout.
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MR. FACEY ROMFORD'S HOUNDS
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech; Hablot K. Browne.
Stock no. 2130944
Published by Bradbury & Evans. 1865. Almost very good condition.

Red leather binding, with raised bands to spine, gilt decorations. Colour plates. 1" split to top of spine; wear and rubbing to leather at sides of spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing and page browning.
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HUNTING SKETCHES
Written by Anthony Trollope.
Stock no. 2130943
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1965. Very good condition.

Brown leather spine, with gilt title. Marbled boards. Reprinted from the 'Pall Mall Gazette'. This copy has been rebound and has new endpapers. Original pages have browning and foxing.
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STABLE TALK AND TABLE TALK: OR, SPECTACLES FOR YOUNG SPORTSMEN (VOLS 1 & 2)
Written by Harry Hieover.
Stock no. 1817634
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 2nd 1846. Very good condition.

Two volumes bound in one. Brown leather spine & corners, 5 raised bands to spine and gilt title with horse vignettes. Marbled paper sides and endpapers. B/w frontispiece. Red ribbon page marker. Top edge gilt. A nice, tight binding. Board edges lightly rubbed. Red ribbon page marker is detached but present.
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RECOLLECTIONS OF A FOX-HUNTER
Written by Scrutator.
Stock no. 1817633
Published by Philip Allan & Co.. 2nd 1925. Very good condition.

Second Edition. Red leather spine & corners, Red cloth sides, gilt decorations, title to spine. 4 b/w plates. xv and 248 pages. Top edge gilt. Two plates detached but present.
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THE LIFE OF A FOX WRITTEN BY HIMSELF AND EXTRACTS FROM THE DIARY OF A HUNTSMAN
Written by Thomas Smith. Illustrated by Thomas Smith; G.H. Jalland.
Stock no. 1817632
Published by Edward Arnold. 1st thus 1896. Very good condition.

New Edition with the author's illustrations and coloured plates by G.H. Jallard. White vellum spine & corners, black title block to spine with gilt title. Marbled paper sides. Tissue guarded plates. Top edge gilt. Boards grubby and scuffed.Paper board edges worn. Bookplate to front pastedown. Front joint just starting to pull, binding tight. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Tissue guard missing to frontis. All plates present.
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