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SHARPE'S WATERLOO: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN 15 JUNE TO 18 JUNE 1815
Written by Bernard Cornwell.
Stock no. 1820612
Published by Collins. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Eleventh novel in the Sharpe's series. ISBN: 0002236435. Text block browned. Light browning to pictorial dustwrapper. Cigarette odour present.

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THE WORKS OF JANE AUSTEN (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Jane Austen. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1319673
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth spines, gilt titles. Decorated boards. B/w decorations. Reset edition. Includes Pride and Prejudice; Shorter Works; Sense and Sensibility; Northanger Abbey; Emma; Mansfield Park; Persuasion. Twentieth printing. Books are fine. Slipcase is split along rear edges.

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THE BARSETSHIRE CHRONICLES (6 VOLUMES)
Written by Anthony Trollope. Illustrated by Alexy Pendle.
Stock no. 1319672
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Two sets of 3 volumes. B/w illustrations. Titles are: The Warden; Doctor Thorne; Barchester Towers; The Last Chronicle of Barset; The Small House at Allington; Framley Parsonage. Fourth and third printings. Books appears to be fine. Slipcases are just a little scuffed.

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TO LOVE AND TO CHERISH
Written by Barbara Goolden.
Stock no. 2134079
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1961. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Maroon cloth covered boards, gilt title to spine. Bumping and wear to spine. Marks and spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; grubby marks to rear panel.

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THE LIFE OF AN ACTOR
Written by Pierce Egan; T. Greenwood. Illustrated by Theodore Lane.
Stock no. 2134073
Published by Pickering & Chatto. 1892. Almost very good condition.

Modern binding; black leather spine, gilt title. Red cloth covers. 27 hand coloured plates. Large paper edition. A reprint. Bumping to a couple of corners; some scuff and other marks. New endpapers. Foxing and page browning; some page edges are chipped/creased or not neatly cut.

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LIFE IN PARIS
Written by David Carey. Illustrated by George Cruikshank.
Stock no. 1820497
Published by John Fairburn. 1st 1822. Fair condition.

Comprising the rambles, sprees, and amours, of Dick Wildfire, of Corinthian celebrity, and his Bang-up companion, Squire Jenkins and Captain O'Shuffleton; with the whimsical adventures of the Halibut family; including sketches of variety of other eccentric characters in the French Metropolis. Full calf binding, raised bands to spine and gilt tooling, gilt title in title block. Marbled endpapers. 21 hand coloured plates representing scenes from real life, 22 wood engravings to text. All edges gilt. Front board DETACHED. Spine rubbed. Boards a little scratched but still bright. Free front endpaper part detached from bottom. All plates present and bright, foxing to margins of plates, browning to tissue guards. Contents are tight.

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THE CITIZEN OF THE WORLD (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Oliver Goldsmith; Austin Dobson. Illustrated by Mrs. Herbert Railton.
Stock no. 1820468
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st thus 1891. Almost very good condition.

Limited Edition of 150. The Temple Library series. Vellum(?) spines, orange/brown title to spine, green cloth boards. Deckle-edged. Numbered copy 139. Both spines grubby, volume II spine is also worn with chips of missing vellum and title is faded. Endpapers and text block browned. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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ELEPHANT AND CASTLE: A RECONSTRUCTION
Written by R.C. Hutchinson.
Stock no. 2134029
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. Some page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small closed tears and chips; browned to a few edges.

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THE NEW YORK TRILOGY
Written by Paul Auster. Illustrated by Tom Burns.
Stock no. 1319574
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Contains: City of Glass; Ghosts; The Locked Room. Grey decorated cloth. Yellow endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. Introduced by Benjamin Markovits. Minimal rubbing at spine and corners. Black slipcase is just a little scuffed.

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OLIVER TWIST
Written by Alice F. Jackson. Illustrated by F.M.B. Blaikie.
Stock no. 2133985
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Good condition.

Retold for Boys and Girls by Jackson. Colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some tears and chips, with pieces of loss to spine. Foxing throughout. All plates present.

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THE THREE MUSKETEERS
Written by Alexandre Dumas. Illustrated by Milo Winter.
Stock no. 2133971
Published by Rand McNally & Co, NY.. 1939. Very good condition.

The Windermere Series. Translated by Philip Schuyler Allen. Black cloth, silver titles. Large pictorial onlay to front cover. Illustrated endpapers. 5 colour plates, including frontis. Wear and some scuffing to cover edges. Indentation marks to rear cover. Some page browning. Ink name stamp to verso of front endpaper.

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ADVENTURES OF A YORKSHIRE FARMER AND HIS SCAPEGRACE NEVVY
Written by Timothy Goorkrodger.
Stock no. 2133863
Published by F.M. Fetherston. Circa 1885. Good condition.

The adventures of a Yorkshire farmer in London. Brown cloth spine, green boards. Text in dialect. 144 pages. Boards worn at edges with loss of paper covering at corners. Lower corner tip lost from rear cover. Tear to gutter between index and first page. Spine has a couple of black marks. Pages browned.

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