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SOPHOCLES
Written by Edward Wunder; Sophocles.
Stock no. 989356
Published by Williams & Norgate. 1854. Very good condition.

With annotations, introduction etc by Wunder. A new edition with the notes literally translated into English and a collation of Dindorf's text. 2 volumes. Pages: 172, 220, 170, 146; 180, 177, 235. Original brown cloth with gilt lettering on spines. Rebacked with original spines laid down. Some foxing throughout.

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THE YOUNG VISITERS OR MR SALTEENAS PLAN
Written by Daisy Ashford. Illustrated by Diana Brough.
Stock no. 692125
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1956. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine, yellow decorative boards. 8 hand-coloured plates. A few foxspots. Contained in good slipcase which is split and faded.

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THE ANGLO-WELSH REVIEW NUMBER 84 1986
Written by Greg Hill; Huw Jones.
Stock no. 990340
Published by The Five Arches Press. 1986. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. 150 pages. Address stamp to first page.

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THE ANGLO-WELSH REVIEW NUMBER 86 1987
Written by Greg Hill; Huw Jones.
Stock no. 990339
Published by The Five Arches Press. 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. 152 pages. Address stamp to first page.

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A SELECTION FROM LORD CHESTERFIELD'S LETTERS
Written by Isidore Brasseur; Lord Chesterfield.
Stock no. 990469
Published by Barthes And Lowell. 1841. Very good condition.

Pages:viii, 194, plus errata page. Bound in original green buckram with rectangular title on front cover in gilt. Embracing the most appropriate passages prepared for translation into French for the use of schools.

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THREE ESSAYS
Written by E.H. Butler.
Stock no. 990509
Published by London School Of Printing. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Grey cloth. Limited edition. Printed by A.G. Butler. Copy No. 10. SIGNED by printer.

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PHILIP THE KING
Written by John Masefield. Illustrated by Laurence Irving.
Stock no. 311355
Published by Heinemann. 1927. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Limited edition of 360 copies (of which 350 were for sale). Large format. Black cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w mounted plates (printed on tissue paper). 45 pages. SIGNED by author and illustrator, copy no. 231. Corners bumped. Covers very lightly faded. A few small foxspots else contents clean. White paper dustwrapper (with brown title and vignette to front) is slightly edge chipped and lightly browned. Contained in original slipcase which is well worn but has done it's job and kept the book/dustwrapper nice.

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ADAM BEDE
Written by George Eliot. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 710911
Published by W. & R. Chambers. Circa 1917. Very good condition.

523 pages. Blue cloth with pictorial onlay. Gilt decorations. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Small rubbing mark to base of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A very attractive book.

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THE PERVERSE WIDOW AND THE WIDOW
Written by Richard Steele; Washington Irving. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 707167
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1909. Very good condition.

Two short stories in one volume. 3 tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown card plus b/w text illustrations. Small format. Brown boards with onlay to front. Spine bumped. Name to front pastedown. Slight browning to contents. A nice copy.

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CLEG KELLY ARAB OF THE CITY
Written by S.R. Crockett.
Stock no. 730028
Published by Smith, Elder & Co.. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 442 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped, some faint scratch marks to covers. Two names in ink to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Written by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 321289
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Very good condition.

Publisher's de-luxe binding. Olive green morocco with gilt titles. Front cover has coloured leather inlaid illustration. Pictorial endpapers. 12 colour plates. A handsome book. Boards a little rubbed to edges. Some erased pencil writing (faint) to verso of Front endpaper Endpapers browned. Contents otherwise clean and bright. Front joint cracked. Tear to middle of one page at joint. Generally a superb 1st edition.

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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Written by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 208243
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Fine condition in a very 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. Lower spine very slightly bumped. Lower corners lightly rubbed. A faint diagonal scratch mark to rear cover but cloth not damaged. A few small fox spots to outer page edges. Overall a fine copy in scarce pictorial wrapper having two small edge tears with very slight loss.

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