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SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER
Written by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 734024
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Beautifully decorated green cloth covers, gilt title to spine. Illustrated endpapers. 25 super tipped-in colour plates. B/w text illustrations. 197 pages. 10.5 x 8". Spine mottled and gilt rubbed. Otherwise covers are bright and clean. Name in ink to verso of frontis page. Some top page corner tips very lightly creased. All plates present and in fine condition. In original tissue wrapper and box. Box is in several pieces. FRAGILE

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MR. SPINKS AND HIS HOUNDS
Written by F.M. Lutyens. Illustrated by F.M. Lutyens; C. Lutyens.
Stock no. 578611
Published by Vinton & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w plates and illustrations. A hunting story. Covers marked. Corners bumped and rubbed. Contents very good.

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THE RED DANUBE
Written by Bruce Marshall.
Stock no. 428098
Published by Constable and Company Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with silver title to spine. 216 pages. A story of the British Military Government in Vienna. Top and tail of spine a little bumped. Pictorial wrapper is faded to spine, marked to rear panel with a few small edge-chips and tears. Front of wrapper with Ardizzone illustrations is still bright.

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BELFORD REGIS OR SKETCHES OF A COUNTRY TOWN
Written by Mary Russell Mitford.
Stock no. 576025
Published by Richard Bentley. 1st 1835. Very good condition.

Three volumes. Three-quarter green leather binding. Raised bands and gilt titles to spines. Marbled boards. Mitford's novel is based largely on the town of Reading in Berkshire where the author lived for a number of years. No half-title in Volume 1 but not sure it was ever present. Final blank leaves present in all three volumes. Spines very slightly faded but overall a handsome set of this rare first edition.

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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Written by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 576038
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1ST 1929. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A jovial domestic portrayal of Goldsmith's classic. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 232 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Tiny bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Hinge between frontis and half-title page cracked. Contents fine. A few tiny foxspots to edge of textblock. Pictorial wrapper is soiled and torn with loss at edges.

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THE TABLE-TALK AND BON-MOTS OF SAMUEL FOOTE
Written by Samuel Foote; William Cooke.
Stock no. 508172
Published by Myers & Rogers. 1902. Very good condition.

Limited to 120 copies. Pale grey cloth spine with title label. Original pale blue boards. 14 b/w illustrations. Copy no. 90. New endpapers and spine. Boards foxed. Contents very good.

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Y SANHEDRIN
Written by E. Tegla Davies.
Stock no. 559553
Published by Llyfrau Cymreig. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Recitations And Discussions. Text in Welsh. Dark beige cloth, black titles. Name in ink to front endpaper.

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THE NOVELS, TALES AND SKETCHES OF J.M. BARRIE
Written by J.M. Barrie.
Stock no. 573011
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons; Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

8 volumes. Green cloth, gilt titles. Gilt decoration to spines. B/w frontis to each volume. Spines browned. Boards slightly marked. Three spines have small patches of ewear. Contents in general very good.

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A SERVANT OF THE MIGHTIEST
Written by Mrs. Alfred Wingate.
Stock no. 657462
Published by Crosby Lockwood. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

A novel based on the life of Chingiz Khan firmly rooted in historical fact.

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A THACKERAY YEAR BOOK
Written by Helen Melville; Lewis Melville; William Makepeace Thackeray.
Stock no. 696419
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1st 1911. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. Quotes from Thackeray for each day of the year. Contents in general very good but front endpaper missing, a few foxspots and name in ink to first page.

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THEY
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by F.H. Townsend.
Stock no. 326805
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1905. Almost very good condition.

White covers with gilt vingette and titles. Colour plates with tissue guards to contents. 80 pages. Boards a bit grubby. Neat tape repair to half title page. Contents otherwise lightly foxed but generally clean.

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THEY
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by F.H. Townsend.
Stock no. 328022
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1905. Very good condition.

White covers with gilt vingette and titles. Colour plates with tissue guards to contents. 80 pages. Corners bumped. Spine browned. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Endpapers and tissue guards browned else contents clean.

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