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PICTURES IN THE POST
Written by Henry Thornhill.
Stock no. 2126871
Published by Bantam Press. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In 1914 Sir Henry Thornhill, a distinguished soldier-administrator of the British Raj, started sending illustrated cards to his 2 year old grandson, Teddy. The cards featured a number of animals and the best of them appear in this book. Delightful colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 059301250X. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a bit of edge-creasing, small tear to one corner.

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A LIGHT INFANTRYMAN WITH WELLINGTON: THE LETTERS OF CAPTAIN GEROGE ULRICH BARLOW 52ND AND 69TH FOOT 1808-1815
Written by Gareth Glover.
Stock no. 1816181
Published by Helion & Company. 1st 2018. Fine condition.

A series of letters written by a light infantry officer on compaign. Edited by Gareth Glover. From Reason to Revolution 1721-1815 No.25. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781911628101.

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OSCAR WILDE: STORIES; PLAYS AND POEMS; ESSAYS AND LETTERS
Written by Oscar Wilde; Merlin Holland. Illustrated by Ian Archie Beck.
Stock no. 2125432
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1995. Fine condition.

Three volumes. Stories, Play & Poems, Essays & Letters. Edited by Holland. Cream cloth, gilt decoration and titles. colour and b/w illustrations by Beck to the Stories volume. Contained in almost very good slip case that has small splits to a couple of edges and 3-4" split to one edge. Also scuffed with some other marks.

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FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE AT HARLEY STREET
Written by Harry Verney.
Stock no. 1814793
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition.

Florence Nightingale's reports to the Governors of her Nursing Home from 1853-1954, with an introduction by Sir Harry Verney. 7.5 x 5 ins. Blue/purple paperboards with purple paperboard spine, outlined in gilt. Maroon/gilt inscription onlay on front board. ISBN: 0460039725. Board edges lightly rubbed.

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ON TWO FRONTS: LETTERS OF A CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR
Written by Corder Catchpool.
Stock no. 1813494
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 3rd 1940. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Third Edition. A 'modern' Pilgrim's Progress that described the outward and inward adventures of a mind set on "Goodwill to men". Cardwraps. 160 pages. Spine cocked. Small split to top front edge of spine. Foxing to endpapers. One hinge pulled but binding tight. Front flap of dustwrapper is detached. Dustwrapper is browned.

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ENGLAND'S CONSTABLE
Written by Joseph Darracott; John Constable. Illustrated by John Constable.
Stock no. 2122522
Published by Folio Society. 1985. Very good condition.

The Life and Letters of John Constable. Grey cloth, pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. Foxing and fading to spine. Contained in a very good slipcase that has some scuffing and wear; a couple of small nicks.

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MY DEAREST MOUSE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard; Arthur Rackham; et al..
Stock no. 2122117
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The spontaneous first draft of The Wind in the Willows, introduced by David Gooderson. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. 190 pages. Published in association with the Bodleian Library. Large format. ISBN: 1851451544. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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WORDSWORTH A LIFE IN LETTERS
Written by Juliet Barker.
Stock no. 1608036
Published by Viking. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A selection of letters and autobiographical fragments which introduce us to the real Wordsworth. 347 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0670872148. SIGNED by author with dedication on title page. Light page browning.

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YOURS PICTORIALLY
Written by Randolph Caldecott; Michael Hutchins. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 1811201
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Illustrated letters of Randolph Caldecott, edited by Hutchins. Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0723219818. Spine and corners lightly rubbed.

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DEAR PAMELA LETTERS FROM A RADNORSHIRE FARM
Written by Taffy Prothero.
Stock no. 1713399
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 1997. Very good condition.

Card wraps. ISBN: 1873827105. Singed 'from pamela' to verso of first page. Cover edges faded.

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JUTLAND LETTERS JUNE-OCTOBER 1916
Written by Harriet Bachrach; C.E. Le Mesurier.
Stock no. 2115248
Published by Wessex Books. 1st 2006. Very good condition.

Affectionate letters from a Royal Navy Commodore to his beloved wife. Card wraps. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 1903035260. Some creasing to cover corners.

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LLYTHYRAU GORONWY OWEN
Written by J. Morris Jones.
Stock no. 1809844
Published by Cyhoeddwyd Gan Isaac Foulkes. 1895. Good condition.

Letters of Goronwy Owen. Cardwraps. Text in English and Welsh. Covers stained and worn at spine with slight loss to top and tail. Contents clean.

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