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THE FOLIO JANE AUSTEN
Written by Jane Austen. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 2128577
Published by Folio Society. 1988. Nearly fine condition.

7 volumes. Grey cloth spine, gilt titles. Pink/peach decorative boards. B/w illustrations. Titles are: Pride and Prejudice; Emma; Northanger Abbey; Persuasion; Mansfield Park; Sense and Sensibility; Shorter Works. Some light wear to gilt on spines; a little browning to spines. Contents are fine. Slip case is very good - some grubby marks and wear.

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THE NEW ANNOTATED SHERLOCK HOLMES VOLUME III
Written by Arthur Conan Doyle; Leslie S. Klinger.
Stock no. 1816827
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Novels: A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of Four; The Hound of the Baskervilles; and The Valley of Fear. Terracotta boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Annotations in red font. ISBN: 039305800X. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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THE NEW ANNOTATED SHERLOCK HOLMES (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Arthur Conan Doyle; Leslie S. Klinger; John Le Carre.
Stock no. 1816826
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. Circa 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

150th Anniversary Edition. Edited with a foreword and notes by Leslie S. Klinger, Introduction by John Le Carre. Volumes I and II: The Short Stories. 56 classic short stories. Notes in red font. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0393059162. Second printing. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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SHAKEWELL AFLOAT
Written by Keith Shackleton; K. Humphrey Shakewell. Illustrated by Keith Shackleton.
Stock no. 2128562
Published by Kenneth Mason. 2004. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. The Collected Stories of K. Humphrey Shakewell. ISBN: 0859374033. Browning and some foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins.

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THE CANTERBURY TALES 3 VOLUMES
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer; David Wright. Illustrated by Raymond Hawthorn; Sue Scullard; George Tute; Sarah Van Niekerk; et al..
Stock no. 2128532
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1986. Nearly fine condition.

Burgundy spines with black and gilt title blocks. Vol. 1 green cloth boards, Vol. 2 red cloth boards, Vol. 3 blue cloth boards. B/w illustrations. Odd foxspot to outer page edges. Slip case is very good; some wear and uneven browning.

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MR. SPONGE'S SPORTING TOUR
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 2128531
Published by The R.S. Surtees Society. 1st thus 1981. Slightly better than very good condition.

Magnificent crimson and gilt binding. Facsimile prepared by the Surtees Society for the Folio Society. Colour plates. ISBN: 0950769703. Light rubbing to spine. Contents are fine. Slip case is almost very good - some scuffing and wear, with bumps.

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SYLVIA'S LOVERS
Written by Elizabeth Gaskell. Illustrated by Alexy Pendle.
Stock no. 2128528
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pink and gold decorated boards. Introduced by Jenny Uglow. Slight stale smoke odour. Gilt title block to spine has some wear. Slip case is very good - a few marks and scuffs.

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FRENCH SHORT STORIES
Written by Brian Masters. Illustrated by Veronique Bour.
Stock no. 2128492
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Vivid blue cloth. Spine is browned. Contents are fine. Slip case is better than very good - a few light marks and scuffs.

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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Written by Jonathan Swift. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 2128476
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1965. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine with gilt titles. Pictorial boards. Colour lithographs. Spine is bumped and browned. Slip case only good - split all way along one edge and partially along another edge.

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COLLECTED SHORT STORIES (4 VOLUMES)
Written by W. Somerset Maugham. Illustrated by Christopher Brown.
Stock no. 2128425
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

4 volumes. Decorated boards. B/w illustrations. Rubbing and wear to edges next to spines. Contents are fine! Slip case have a few light marks and some wear.

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THE DOROTHY L. SAYERS CRIME COLLECTION (5 VOLUMES)
Written by Dorothy L. Sayers. Illustrated by Natacha Ledwidge.
Stock no. 2128424
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Five volumes: Strong Poison; Have his Carcase; Murder Must Advertise; The Nine Tailors; Gaudy Night. Pictorial boards, titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Some light fading to spine. Contents are fine. Slip case is very good - small patch of surface paper damage to one edge.

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SHOWMEN AND SUCKERS
Written by Maurice Gorham. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317583
Published by Percival Marshall. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped, cover edges slightly rubbed. Gilt to spine has dulled. Page browning to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with slight loss and browned to spine and folds.

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