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A graphic novel. Pictorial boards. 94 pages. ISBN: 9780224089098. 5th printing. Minimal bumping to corners. Contents fine.
24 humourous plays. Green cloth with gilt titles. Green endpapers. ISBN: 0850670306. Spines slightly faded. A couple of small spots to front cover. Some browning to endpapers from glue of binding process. Slipcase is slightly scuffed and edge worn.
Translated and with an introduction by Rosemary Edmonds. Red leather spines with gilt titles. Cream/beige covers with line drawings. B/w illustrations. Spines slightly rubbed and faded. Light grubby mark to front cover. Slipcase is worn at edges with a couple of splits and bumps at corners.
THE HISTORY AND ADVENTURES OF THE RENOWNED DON QUIXOTE
Written by Miguel De Cervantes; Tobias Smollett. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1320952
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.
Translated from the Spanish of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra to which is prefixed, Some Account of the Author's Life by T. Smollett, MD. Yellow cloth boards, gilt title to spine brown illustration across boards. Brown two-tone illustrations. xxxix and 767 pages. 2nd printing. Minimal bumping to spine. Light line to rear cover. Brown slipcase is lightly scuffed, small split to lower edge of and small indentation to top of rear panel, top corner of opening is worn.
Introduction by Pryce-Jones. Black spine with gilt title, blue white and orange pictorial cloth covers. 71 pages. Colour engravings. Spine is worn at top and tail with some loss of backstrip. Corners bumped, cover edges rubbed. Contents are clean.
Dramatic red and black pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, spine faded. Pale page edge browning else contents clean. No slipcase.
Titles are: Ring For Jeeves; The Mating Season; Joy In The Morning; The Code Of The Woosters; Thank You Jeeves; Right Ho Jeeves. Attractive pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. 5th printing. Minimal rubbing to corners. Lower rear corner of "Thank You, Jeeves" is bumped. Top edges of textblocks are dusty. Cream slipcase is a bit grubby and lower closed edge is split.
The Northanger Set of Jane Austen Horrid Novels. A story translated from the German by Peter Will, four volumes in one. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. Top edge black. Spine slightly worn at base. Corners bumped.
THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 1320936
Published by Folio Society; George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st thus 1976. Very good condition.
Deluxe edition and first Folio Society edition. Brown leather spine gilt title and vignette, brown cloth covers with gilt vignette to front. 286 pages. Colour plates. ISBN: 0048231274. Spine is rubbed. Some pale page browning. Original slipcase is worn at corners but no splits.
Cream pictorial cloth. Base of spine of slipcase is bumped to one corner. Not sure if book itself is affected as it is still in the original shrinkwrap.
Short stories selected and introduced by William Trevor. Pictorial cloth boards with silver title to spine. Colour illustrations. A fine copy in black slipcase which is slightly marked.
Yellow pictorial cloth. B/w aquatint illustrations. Spine is faded/lightly browned. Brown slipcase is slightly edge rubbed and slight wear at corners.