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THE BEST OF BLANDINGS (6 VOLUMES)
Written by P.G. Wodehouse. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2127217
Published by Folio Society. Fine condition.

Six volumes: Summer Lightning; Heavy Weather; Uncle Fred in the Springtime; Full Moon; Pigs Have Wings; Service with a Smile. Pictorial cloth boards. B/w illustrations. Endpapers show the estate of Blandings Castle. Still in original shrink wrap - unopened! Light bumping to edge of slip case, which has a few small marks. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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QUALITY STREET
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2127180
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Embossed border. 18 pretty tipped-in colour plates with captioned paper guards. 8.25 x 6.25 inches. 198 pages. Couple of corners are lightly bumped. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. A few light margin marks. All plates present. Wrapper is very browned to spine, with creasing and wear; a few chips and tears; only small amounts of loss.

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THE HISTORY OF THE VALOROUS AND WITTY KNIGHT-ERRANT DON QUIXOTE OF THE MANCHA VOLUME I
Written by Miguel De Cervantes; Thomas Shelton. Illustrated by Frank Brangwyn.
Stock no. 2127174
Published by Gibbings and Co. Limited. 1895. Very good condition.

Buff cloth with orange/black title boxes to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. In Four Volumes. Some browning to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. NOTE: This is Volume I ONLY!

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DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
Written by Boris Pasternak. Illustrated by Veronique Bour.
Stock no. 2127162
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Red cloth spine with gilt title, pictorial paper boards. Full page colour illustrations. Light foxing to outer page edges, else book is fine. A few small marks to slip case.

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THE GO-BETWEEN
Written by L.P. Hartley; Frank Delaney. Illustrated by Carel Weight.
Stock no. 2127157
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1985. Nearly fine condition.

Buff decorated cloth. Small bump to top of spine. Slip case is very good; a few marks and some bumping.

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TWENTY YEARS AFTER
Written by Alexandre Dumas. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2127155
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Elaborate decorated boards. B/w illustrations. Small bump to top of spine. Spotting to rear cover. Bump to corner of slip case.

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THE MAN IN THE IRON MASK
Written by Alexandre Dumas. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2127154
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Elaborate decorated boards. B/w illustrations. Some light spotting to rear cover. Slip case is better than very good; a few light marks and small bumps.

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UNCLE SILAS
Written by J. Sheridan Le Fanu. Illustrated by Charles Stewart.
Stock no. 2127147
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1988. Fine condition.

A Tale of Bartram-Haugh. Green cloth boards with elaborate gilt decorations, gilt title to spine. Cream endpapers. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. 392 pages. Slip case is very good; some foxing and grubby marks.

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THE PLAGUE
Written by Albert Camus; Derek Parker. Illustrated by Linda Kitson.
Stock no. 2127146
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1987. Fine condition.

Red cloth, pictorial onlay to front cover. Slip case has a few marks and light bumping.

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THE VOYCE OF THE WORLD
Written by Thomas Browne; Geoffrey Keynes; Tim Mackintosh-Smith.
Stock no. 2127101
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Fine condition.

Selected Writings of Sir Thomas Browne, edited by Keynes with a Preface by Mackintosh-Smith. Brown cloth spine with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w illustrations. A few pale foxspots to outer page edges. Slip case is very good - a few marks and light fading to edges.

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THE OPEN WINDOW
Written by E. Temple Thurston. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1317444
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine and blue title/border to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. 4 Colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 286 pages plus book list. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Spine faded (gilt dulled). A few light marks to covers. Browning to endpapers and page edges and some foxing to first few pages.

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PEASANT CUSTOMS AND SAVAGE MYTHS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Richard M. Dorson.
Stock no. 2126469
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Selections from the British Folklorists. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks.

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