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LITERATURE

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IVANHOE
Written by Sir Walter Scott. Illustrated by Edward A. Wilson.
Stock no. 1507210
Published by Easton Press. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition.

Red leather covers with gilt titles and decoration, raised bands to spine. All edges gilt. Light brown taffeta endpapers. Colour illustrations. 471 pages. Covers slightly scuffed/grubby. Fading to edges of endpapers. Rest of contents excellent.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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JENNIE
Written by J.B. Snell.
Stock no. 1609023
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. c. 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A novel. A story of triumphs and troubles among the Welsh Hills on the fictional Gwernal Valley Railway. Spine bumped. A little foxing to outer page edges. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and chipped with some loss.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE VOYCE OF THE WORLD
Written by Thomas Browne; Geoffrey Keynes; Tim Mackintosh-Smith.
Stock no. 1814037
Published by Folio Society. As new condition.

Selected Writings of Sir Thomas Browne, edited by Keynes with a Preface by Mackintosh-Smith. Brown cloth spine with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUDYARD KIPLING COLLECTED SHORT STORIES (5 VOLUMES)
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Philip Bannister.
Stock no. 1814035
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Five volume set. Red boards with gilt titles and single illustration to spine and front cover. Colour frontis and b/w plates. Couple of minor marks to boards of volume 1. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's matching red slipcase with title & portrait image in gilt to one side.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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WIVES AND DAUGHTERS
Written by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell. Illustrated by Alexy Pendle.
Stock no. 1813923
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Fine condition.

An Every-Day Story. Introduced by Victoria Glendinning. Blue and gold patterned cloth boards with gilt title block and black title to spine. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. Second printing. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which has a few white marks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE HISTORY OF TOM JONES
Written by Henry Fielding. Illustrated by Derrick Harris.
Stock no. 1813920
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1973. Very good condition.

Second Folio Edition. Brown decorative patterned boards. B/w illustrations. Top edge green. Spine slightly faded, title to spine rubbed. A few small marks to covers. Bookplate to free front endpaper and evidence of removal of a larger label. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's marbled green slipcase which is worn at edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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POSSESSION: A ROMANCE
Written by A.S. Byatt. Illustrated by Rowena Dugdale.
Stock no. 1813916
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

Green and blue pictorial cloth. Colour illustrations. Contained in publisher's dark green slipcase which is slightly scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDS
Written by Erskine Childers. Illustrated by Daniel Whistler.
Stock no. 1813912
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Re-issued with new binding. Brown and blue pictorial cloth. Endpapers are maps. B/w plates and text illustrations. Contained in blue publisher's slipcase in fine condition.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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TRAVELS WITH CHARLEY IN SEARCH OF AMERICA
Written by John Steinbeck. Illustrated by John Holder.
Stock no. 1813910
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

Pictorial cloth with silver titles. B/w illustrations. Fourth printing. Contained in publishers blue slipcase, slightly scuffed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE VOYCE OF THE WORLD
Written by Thomas Browne; Geoffrey Keynes; Tim Mackintosh-Smith.
Stock no. 1813902
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Selected Writings of Sir Thomas Browne, edited by Keynes with a Preface by Mackintosh-Smith. Brown cloth spine with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w illustrations. Slight bump to base of spine. Contained in brown publisher's slipcase in fine condition.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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NO MOTIVE FOR MURDER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123172
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Very good condition.

Dark pink boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. 190 pages. A murder novel. Bumping to corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE UNKNOWN QUANTITY
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123167
Published by John Hamilton. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, paper label with black title to spine. 254 pages. Spine is a little faded. A few scuff marks to covers. Page edge browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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