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ROGET'S THESAURUS OF ENGLISH WORDS AND PHRASES
Written by Peter Mark Roget; Robert A. Dutch.
Stock no. 1320950
Published by Folio Society. 1974. Very good condition.

New Edition completely Revised and Modernized. Blue leather binding with gilt titles and embossed decoration. Marble-effect endpapers. 1309 pages, top edge gilt and white silk page marker. 2nd impression of the 1962 edition. Spine and cover edges faded. Slight wear to corners.

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BREWER'S DICTIONARY OF PHRASE AND FABLE
Written by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer; Ivor H. Evans.
Stock no. 1320949
Published by Folio Society. 1970. Very good condition.

Centenary edition (completely revised). Blue leather binding with gilt titles and vignettes. Black and white marble-effect endpapers. 1175 pages, top edge gilt and white silk page marker. ISBN: 0304935700. Fading to spine and cover edges. Corners slightly worn, some rubbing to top and tail of spine. Pale page browning.

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THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 1320936
Published by Folio Society; George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st thus 1976. Very good condition.

Deluxe edition and first Folio Society edition. Brown leather spine gilt title and vignette, brown cloth covers with gilt vignette to front. 286 pages. Colour plates. ISBN: 0048231274. Spine is rubbed. Some pale page browning. Original slipcase is worn at corners but no splits.

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JUST WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1320872
Published by George Newnes Limited. 6th 1923. Almost very good condition.

Original publisher's burgundy leather binding with gilt titles and vignettes, top edge gilt. Green marble-effect endpapers. 248 pages, 4 page adverts at rear. B/w illustrations. 6th impression of the first edition. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Front edge of spine is starting to split. Foxing to contents. A nice copy with very scarce binding.

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TITUS ANDRONICUS (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; Eugene M. Waith.
Stock no. 1821565
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Edited by Eugene M. Waith. Large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in red goatskin leather, red marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in red cloth. Limited Edition of 3750. This is copy 309 of 3750. A fine set with a few minor bumps to lower edge of case.

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SONNETS & POEMS (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; Colin Burrow.
Stock no. 1821550
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

Edited by Colin Burrow. Large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in blue goatskin leather, blue marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in blue cloth. Limited Edition of 1980. This is copy 309 of 1980. A beautiful set.

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PARADISE LOST
Written by John Milton; Peter Ackroyd; John Wain. Illustrated by William Blake.
Stock no. 1821530
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Green leather spine with gilt title. Peach silk moiree covered boards. Top edge coloured. A Poem In Twelve Books by Milton with a preface by Ackroyd, an introduction by Wain and colour illustrations by Blake. Third printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and has a tiny nick to one corner.

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FAUST
Written by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe; David Luke; Nicholas Boyle. Illustrated by Eugene Delacroix; et al..
Stock no. 1821529
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Parts One and Two. Introduction by Nicholas Boyle. Translation and Notes by David Luke. Large format. Bound in quarter leather with moire silk sides. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has light scuffing to plain side.

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THE VISION OF PIERS THE PLOWMAN
Written by William Langland; Bernard O'Donoghue. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1821483
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Middle English Text with the Donaldson Translation. A narrative poem. Introduced by Bernard O'Donoghue. Green leather spine with gilt title, brown cloth with pictorial gilt design to front. B/w illustrations. Top edge green. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with a few faint scuff marks. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST
Written by William Shakespeare; G.R. Hibbard.
Stock no. 1821466
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Fine condition.

Edited by G.R. Hibbard. Large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in green goatskin leather, green marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in green cloth. Limited Edition of 1000. Copy number 309 of 1000. A beautiful set.

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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; Peter Holland.
Stock no. 1821433
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Edited by Peter Holland. Large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in green goatskin leather, green marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in green cloth. Limited Edition of 3750. Copy 309 of 3750. A beautiful set.

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TIMON OF ATHENS (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; John Jowett.
Stock no. 1821431
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Edited by Jowett. Large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in red goatskin leather, red marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in burgundy cloth. Limited Edition of 1000. This is copy 309 of 1000. A beautiful set.

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