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MORE TRAMPS ABROAD
Written by Mark Twain.
Stock no. 2123578
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1897. Very good condition.

Maroon cloth with gilt titles. 486 pages + 32 page publishers catalogue to rear. Bumping to spine and corners. Gilt title is a bit faded. Publishers catalogue to rear is dated 1897. Foxing.
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THE BOOK OF LOST TALES PART 1
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 2123554
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Edited by Christopher Tolkien. Containing the tale of Valinor, followed by a commentary together with assosiated poems. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. 297 pages. ISBN: 0048232386. A few marks to covers, with indentation mark to front cover. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of corner chips; one closed, repaired tear to one corner; a little faded to spine.
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THE BEST AFTER-DINNER STORIES
Written by Tim Heald. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 1609676
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Fine condition.

White pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Contained in burgundy slipcase.
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THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB
Written by Charles Dickens.
Stock no. 1609651
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2005. Fine condition.

The Pickwick Papers. Burgundy cloth boards, burgundy leather spine with black title block, gilt text. B/w illustrations. Contained in burgundy slipcase.
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A TREASURY OF MARK TWAIN
Written by Mark Twain. Illustrated by Rod Waters.
Stock no. 1609632
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Silver/grey pictorial boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Grey endpapers. Contained in grey slipcase.
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THE LEGENDS OF FLOWERS: OR "TIS LOVE THAT MAKES THE WORLD GO ROUND"
Written by Paolo Mantegazza; J. Alexander Kennedy. Illustrated by Walter Crane; Jessie M. King.
Stock no. 1208718
Published by T. N. Foulis. 1909. Very good condition.

A collection of legends named after flowers. Cream cloth with gilt titles. B/w pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis by Crane, b/w illustrated page borders by King. Top edge gilt. Translated from the Italian by Kennedy. 168 pages. Second series. Covers a little grubby. Gilt still bright. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Light browning to endpapers. Contents clean.
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EXCELLENT WOMEN
Written by Barbara Pym. Illustrated by Debra Mcfarlane.
Stock no. 1814329
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

Pink pictorial cloth boards, red title to spine. Brown endpapers. Colour plates. Second printing. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase in fine condition.
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THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS
Written by John Bunyan.
Stock no. 2123503
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Brown cloth spine, gilt title. Brown pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Second impression, with a new binding and additional illustrations. 3rd printing. Slip case has light bumping and a few small marks.
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ENGLISH SHORT STORIES
Written by David Hughes; Mrs. Gaskell; Charles Dickens; Robert Louis Stevenson; Arthur Conan Doyle; et al. Illustrated by Rod Waters.
Stock no. 2123499
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1997. Fine condition.

Classic Short Stories Series. Blue/green cloth with red/gilt decoration/borders. Introduced by Hughes. Contained in a very good slip case with a few scuff marks.
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THE DAUGHTER OF TIME
Written by Josephine Tey. Illustrated by Lucy Weller.
Stock no. 2123496
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

A novel. Burgundy cloth spine and rear board with gilt title to spine. Pictorial paper front board. Colour plates. Slip case in better than very good condition; but has fade marks along two edges.
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THE STRANGE CASE OF DR JEKYLL AND MR HYDE AND WEIR OF HERMISTON
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Grahame Baker Smith.
Stock no. 2123494
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

Attractive brown cloth covers with gilt titles and illustrations. 11 colour plates. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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NO MAN IS AN ISLAND
Written by John Donne; Rivers Scott.
Stock no. 2123487
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Fine condition.

A selection from the prose of John Donne, selected, edited and introduced by Rivers Scott. White paper boards with black text. Lilac endpapers with repeating pattern. B/w illustrations. 2nd printing. Contained in a fine slip-case.
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