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THE COLOURED LANDS
Written by G.K. Chesterton. Illustrated by G.K. Chesterton.
Stock no. 1317820
Published by Sheed & Ward. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

"This book is crammed with the things you would have got from Chesterton had you been his Weekend guest." Yellow cloth spine, vivid patterned boards. Colour plates. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Vertical crease to rear free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned/foxed. Some grubby fingermarks and finger creasing to page margins and light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby with some loss to spine and corners.
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CONFESSIONS OF A STORY-TELLER
Written by Paul Gallico.
Stock no. 2131062
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. Spine is browned. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and creasing; a little loss; spine is faded.
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THE TWO TOWERS
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 2130860
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being The Second Part of The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Second Edition Revised. Red cloth, gilt title to spine and folding map to rear. 352 pages. 6th impression of the 2nd edition. Light wear to top and tail of spine. A few small marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is worn at edges, with a few small nicks.
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THE CANTERBURY TALES OF GEOFFREY CHAUCER
Written by Percy Mackaye; Geoffrey Chaucer. Illustrated by Walter Appleton Clark.
Stock no. 2130745
Published by E. Grant Richards. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Dark red cloth with gilt titles. Small pictorial onlay to top of front cover. A Modern Rendering into Prose of The Prologue and Ten Tales. 6 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading, with some marks to spine and rear cover. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present.
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A DANCE TO THE MUSIC OF TIME: SPRING
Written by Anthony Powell.
Stock no. 1817586
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Spring: A Question of Upbringing; A Buyer's Market; The Acceptance World. Three novels in one volume. Burgundy cloth spine and rear cover with gilt title to spine, pictorial paper front board. Blue endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase with some slight scuffing.
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THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Written by William Shakespeare; Herbert Farjeon. Illustrated by Rene Ben Sussan.
Stock no. 2130462
Published by The Limited Editions Club. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

One volume of 'The Plays of William Shakespeare in thirty-seven volumes'. First title page after half-title: 'The Comedies Histories & Tragedies of William Shakespeare'. Large format. The text of the First Folio, with Quarto insertions Edited and amended where obscure by Herbert Farjeon. Limited to 1950 copies. Foxing to spine. Bumping and wear, with a little chipping to corners. Foxing to outer page edges.
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THE WIT OF OSCAR WILDE
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by Ian Archie Beck.
Stock no. 2130379
Published by Folio Society. 7th 2003. Fine condition.

Selected and introduced by Merlin Holland. Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - a few scuffs and some marks.
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THE SERVANTS
Written by Iris Murdoch.
Stock no. 2130360
Published by Oxford University Press; Welsh Arts Council. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Opera in Three Acts. Libretto by Iris Murdoch, based on her play 'The Servants and the Snow'. Music by William Mathias. Musical score. This SIGNED edition is Limited to 125 numbered copies. SIGNED by author and others. This is Copy No. 55. Contained in a plain white 'dustwrapper', which has grubby marks, scuffs and edge-creasing.
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THE BEACH OF FALESA
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson; Glyn Jones.
Stock no. 2130359
Published by Oxford University Press; Welsh Arts Council. 1974. Very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth spine, with gilt title. Orange pictorial boards. This is a SIGNED, Limited edition to 100 numbered copies. Opera in Three Acts. Libretto by Jones based on a short story by Stevenson. Music by Alun Hoddinott. Musical score. This is Copy No. 2. SIGNED by authors/contributors to same page.
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THE WINTER'S TALE
Written by William Shakespeare; Herbert Farjeon. Illustrated by Albert Rutherston.
Stock no. 2130311
Published by The Limited Editions Club. 1st 1940. Very good condition.

One volume of 'The Plays of William Shakespeare in thirty-seven volumes'. First title page after half-title: 'The Comedies Histories & Tragedies of William Shakespeare'. Large format. Illustrations are from hand-coloured drawings by Rutherston. Limited to 1950 copies. This is Copy No. 759. Spotting and damp mark to spine. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Some page edges are uncut.
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TITTLEBAT TITMOUSE
Written by Samuel Warren; Cyrus Townsend Brady. Illustrated by Will Crawford.
Stock no. 2130250
Published by Funk & Wagnalls. 1903. Very good condition.

Dr. Samuel Warren's Famous Novel: 'Ten Thousand a Year'. Edited by Brady. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned, with rubbing and wear. Bumping to corners. Browning to page edges. Some foxing.
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W.G. GRACE'S LAST CASE
Written by William Rushton. Illustrated by Willie Rushton.
Stock no. 2130213
Published by Methuen. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An outrageously funny novel. B/w illustrations. Or The Wasr of the Worlds - Part Two. ISBN: 0413540804.
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