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THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Frank Reynolds.
Stock no. 2129424
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Large, heavy format. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w pictorial endpapers. Tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. 572 pages. Spine is unevenly faded, with bumping. A few marks to covers. Prize plate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some corner creases to plates, but still bright!
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THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL
Written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2129423
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Lovely decorated lilac cloth covers, gilt titles. 25 exquisite tipped-in colour plates and other b/w text illustrations. 195 pages. 10.75 x 8 inches. Spine and rear cover have faded from lilac to grey. Red and black marks to rear cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Odd margin mark. All plates present. Plates in fine condition!
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THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS
Written by Thomas Ingoldsby. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2129422
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st thus 1907. Very good condition.

Olive green cloth, gilt titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Large format. Dark green pictorial endpapers. Top edge gilt, others uncut. 24 mounted colour plates with captioned tissue guards, 12 full-page tinted illustrations plus numerous b/w drawings. Browning to spine. Bottom corner of front cover is bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to prelims, outer page edges and page margins. All plates present. One plate has small corner crease. Uncut page edges show some creasing.
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THE FOLIO PRESS SHAKESPEARE (37 VOLUMES)
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Anthony Powell; May Neama; Leslie Hurry; et al..
Stock no. 2129421
Published by Folio Society. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream, slightly marbled boards, feather motifs to front covers, gilt titles to spines. The 37 volumes are contained in 5 slipcases. Colour illustrations. Bumping to some book spines. A few marks to endpapers. Slip cases are very good - some wear and unevenly faded.
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COOPER'S CROSSING
Written by A.G. Street.
Stock no. 1817317
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story of country life in England and Western Canada from 1880 to 1960; turns a keen searchlight on the doings of farmers during two world wars: and pays just tribute to the generosity of the British climate. Faint stain to lower board edges. Foxing to text block and endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, worn at corners with slight loss, grubby to rear panel.
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BARCHESTER TOWERS
Written by Anthony Trollope; Ruth Rendell. Illustrated by Alexy Pendle.
Stock no. 1817296
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Fine condition.

Introduction by Ruth Rendell. Blue cloth spine with gilt title on black title labels. Light blue boards with darker blue floral border. B/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase in fine condition.
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CLAUDIUS THE GOD
Written by Robert Graves; John Mortimer. Illustrated by Neil Packer.
Stock no. 1817294
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Fine condition.

... And his wife Messalina the troublesome reign of Tiberius Claudius Caesar, Emperor of the Romans (Born 10 BC, Died AD 54) As described by Himself; also his murder at the hands of the notorious Agrippina (mother of the Emperor Nero) and his subsequent deification, as described by others. Introduction by John Mortimer. Purple cloth, gilt decorations. Colour & b/w illustrations. Top edge purple. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase in almost fine condition (some minor scuffing).
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SIR HARRY HOTSPUR OF HUMBLETHWAITE
Written by Anthony Trollope; Sue Bradbury. Illustrated by Peter Brookes.
Stock no. 1817293
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Fine condition.

Introduction by Sue Bradbury. Red cloth spine, black title blocks with gilt title. Pink paper boards with red floral borders. Pink endpapers. Top edge red. B/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's red slipcase in almost fine condition (small rub to one spine edge).
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KEPT IN THE DARK
Written by Anthony Trollope; Derek Parker. Illustrated by Kate Aldous.
Stock no. 1817290
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Brown cloth spine with black title labels and gilt title. Yellow paper boards with brown floral border. B/w illustrations. Top edge brown. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase in almost fine condition (2" pen mark to one side).
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THE FATHER BROWN STORIES
Written by G.K. Chesterton; Colin Dexter. Illustrated by Val Biro.
Stock no. 1817288
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1996. Fine condition.

Purple/pink cloth with black decorations; gilt title to spine. Single volume containing 'The Innocence of Father Brown' and 'The Wisdom of Father Brown'. Introduction by Colin Dexter. B/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's slipcase with gilt title to one side in almost fine condition.
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THE THREE CLERKS
Written by Anthony Trollope. Illustrated by Patrick Benson.
Stock no. 1817287
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Fine condition.

Blue cloth spine with black title labels and gilt titles. Light blue paper boards with darker blue floral borders. Top edge blue. B/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase in fine condition.
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THE LOVED ONE
Written by Evelyn Waugh. Illustrated by Beryl Cook.
Stock no. 1817283
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Fine condition.

An Anglo-American tragedy. Orange cloth boards, red vignette and title block to spine. Full page colour illustrations. Contained in publisher's red slipcase with a few light score marks.
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