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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 2127488
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1918. Very good condition.

48 richly coloured plates (which includes the colour endpapers). Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Colour onlay to front cover. 472 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Chipping to corners. Front cover is a bit bowed. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2127453
Published by Folio Society. 5th 2009. Fine condition.

Cream boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Slip case is very good; is marked, with a bit of scuffing.

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THE DECAMERON OF GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Giovanni Boccaccio; Richard Aldington. Illustrated by John Buckland-Wright.
Stock no. 2127443
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1998. Fine condition.

Green cloth with gilt and red titles/decorations. Reset edition, with new binding. Slip case is better than very good, with just a few light marks and small bumps.

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FRENCH SHORT STORIES
Written by Brian Masters. Illustrated by Veronique Bour.
Stock no. 2127442
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Vivid blue cloth. Small tear to paper on front joint, else book is fine. Some browning to spine. Slip case is very good with a few marks and scuffs.

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A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY
Written by J.L. Carr; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Ian Stephens.
Stock no. 2127439
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. A novel. B/w illustrations. Introduced by Blythe. Slip case is very good; some uneven fading.

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THE ENCHANTED APRIL
Written by Elizabeth Von Arnim; Elizabeth Jane Howard. Illustrated by Debra Mcfarlane.
Stock no. 2127437
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Pale blue pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Introduction by Howard. A few marks to outer page edges. Slip case is better than very good - a few marks.

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FRENCH SHORT STORIES
Written by Brian Masters. Illustrated by Veronique Bour.
Stock no. 2127436
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

Vivid blue cloth. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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THE WAY OF AN EAGLE
Written by Ethel M. Dell. Illustrated by Edmund Blampied.
Stock no. 2127413
Published by T. Fisher Unwin. 1916. Very good condition.

White cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. Tissue guarded colour plates. 369 pages. Some grubby marks and a bit of browning to covers. Names in ink to verso of front endpaper and to half-title page. Some foxing, mostly to outer page edges. All plates present.

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THE PURSUIT OF LOVE
Written by Nancy Mitford. Illustrated by Roland Pym.
Stock no. 2127400
Published by Folio Society. 4th 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Very attractive pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Very light wear to spine. Slip case is near fine.

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THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL
Written by Baroness Orczy. Illustrated by Lucy Weller.
Stock no. 2127339
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Cream covers with intriguing colour illustration to front and red title to spine. Colour plates. Slip case has a few marks and scuffs; bumping to edges.

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THE HISTORY AND ADVENTURES OF THE RENOWNED DON QUIXOTE
Written by Miguel De Cervantes; Tobias Smollett. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2127336
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Fine 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. Slip case in very good condition; couple of bumps along edges.

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A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY
Written by J.L. Carr; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Ian Stephens.
Stock no. 2127306
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. A novel. B/w illustrations. Introduced by Blythe. Slip case is just a little faded to a few edges.

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