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THE BRITANNICA YEAR-BOOK 1913
Written by Hugh Chisholm.
Stock no. 2139059
Published by The Encyclopaedia Britannica Company. 1913. Almost very good condition.

Green leather binding with gilt titles to spine and front cover. A survey of the world's progress since the completion in 1910 of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, eleventh edition. Comprising: A register and review of current events and additions to knowledge in politics, economics, engineering, industry, sport, law, science, art, literature, and other forms of human activity, national and international upto the end of 1912. Leather has worn away top surface, so browned at edges and to covers. Foxing and marks to outer page edges.

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FROM SEA UNTO SEA: ART & DISCOVERY MAPS OF CANADA
No author listed. Illustrated by Giacomo Gastaldi; Cornelis De Jode; Robert Dudley; James Cook; et al..
Stock no. 2138641
Published by Fleet Publishers. Circa 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Very large format. Maroon leather spine with raised bands and gilt titles and lines. Marbled boards. B/w and colour maps throughout. ISBN: 0770600301. Light wear to cover edges. Slight musty odour to book.

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DOMESDAY BOOK (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Ann Williams.
Stock no. 2138633
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Complete Translation. Three volumes. Volume 1 - Great Domesday Kent to Herefordshire. Volume 2 - Cambridgeshire to Lincolnshire. Volume 3 - Little Domesday & Index of Places. Bound in bonded leather with art vellum sides. Gilt title to spines. Slip case is almost very good - 2-3" split/tear along one edge.

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FROM SEA UNTO SEA: ART & DISCOVERY MAPS OF CANADA
No author listed. Illustrated by Giacomo Gastaldi; Cornelis De Jode; Robert Dudley; James Cook; et al..
Stock no. 2138626
Published by Fleet Publishers. Circa 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Very large format. Maroon leather spine with raised bands and gilt titles and lines. Marbled boards. B/w and colour maps throughout. ISBN: 0770600301. Slight musty odour to book. Some light page browning.

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MARCHEN
Written by August Strindberg. Illustrated by Thorsten Schonberg.
Stock no. 2138601
Published by Georg W. Dietrich. Circa 1916. Very good condition.

"Fairy Tales", text in gothic german script. Limited edition of 200 copies. Bound in red leather with gilt title to spine. Green silk page marker. Colour illustrations. Unpaginated. Top edge gilt. Uneven fading to covers. Boards slightly scuffed, with a few marks. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Contents clean, but some browning.

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LES MISERABLES
Written by Victor Hugo. Illustrated by De Neuville; Bayard; et al..
Stock no. 2138595
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Limited edition of 1750 numbered copies. Translated and with an introduction by Norman Denny. Blue goatskin leather, gilt title to spine, blocked design in red and gilt to spine and sides. Top edge gilt. Red ribbon page marker. Red endpapers. B/w illustrations from designs by De Neuville, Bayard, Morin, Valnay and other eminent French artists. xvii and 1101 pages. Also includes an essay bound as a red cardwrap booklet entitled 'The Divine Stenographer Truth and Narration in Les Miserables'. This is Copy No. 1262. Original slip case 'box' is near fine. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Eric Fraser.
Stock no. 2138401
Published by Folio Society. 1980. Fine condition.

Burgundy leather spine with gilt title and decoration. Burgundy cloth with gilt decoration. B/w illustrations. 2nd impression. Slip case is very good - some browning and wear to edges, start of small split to one edge.

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THE FOLIO GOLDEN TREASURY
Written by James Michie; et al. Illustrated by Simon Brett; et al..
Stock no. 1322897
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Leather spine with gilt titles. The Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in English Language chosen and introduced by James Michie. Illustrated with Wood Engravings by various artists selected by Simon Brett. Book is fine. Scuffing to slipcase.

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LEGENDS OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Richard Barber. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 1322895
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Edited and Introduced by Richard Barber. Three volumes in one: Arthur, The Holy Grail, and Tristan. Green leather spine, gilt titles. Green pictorial cloth boards. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations. Scuffing to top and bottom of slipcase, light black stain to lower edge of one panel.

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THE POEMS OF CATULLUS
Written by Catullus; James Michie; Gavin Ewart.
Stock no. 2138291
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1981. Nearly fine condition.

Translated by James Michie, Introduced by Gavin Ewart. Dark green leather spine with gilt title, green cloth boards. Top edge yellow. Slip case is very good - unevenly browned with a few marks.

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THE ODES OF HORACE
Written by Horace; James Michie. Illustrated by Elisabeth Frink.
Stock no. 2138250
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black leather spine, gilt title. Beige cloth. B/w pencil sketches. Some wear and a few marks to spine. Slip case is a little better than very good - some browning to edges and scuff marks.

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THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER
No author listed. Illustrated by Albert Durer; Hans Holbein.
Stock no. 2138240
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Fine condition.

The Book of Common Payer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David Pointed at they are to be sung or said in Churches. Ornamented with wood cuts from designs of Albert Durer, Hans Holbein, and others. In imitation of Queen Elizabeth's Book of Christian Prayers. Foreword by Sir Patrick Cormack. Green leather spine with gilt toolings and title, marbled paper sides. B/w woodcuts throughout. Top edge gilt, other edges green. Green ribbon page marker. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case. Some scuff marks along bottom edge.

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