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THE MASTER OF PEN Y BRYN
Written by E. Tegla Davies.
Stock no. 592163
Published by Christopher Davies. 1st 1975. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The action of this novel takes place during the Tithe war of the 19th century. ISBN: 0715401793. Dustwrapper: price-cut. Spine browned.
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RAINING CATS AND DONKEYS
Written by Doreen Tovey. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 591952
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1967. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 156 pages. Name and date in ink to front pastedown. Pictorial wrapper is lightly edge-creased with a couple of small nicks and a couple of very small edge-tears.
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CARMEN
Written by Prosper Merimee. Illustrated by Rene Bull.
Stock no. 739084
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1916. Very good condition.

Large heavy format. Red textured cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. Grey pictorial endpapers. 16 colour plates with captioned tissue guards. B/w text illustrations. 203 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Some slight darkening of covers and gilt to spine slightly darkened. Light foxing. A nice copy.
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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Written by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 590317
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1ST 1929. Very good condition.

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 are bumped. A few light marks to rear cover. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and outer page edges. Front hinge next to frontis and title page is cracked. All plates are present and beautifully bright!
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THE MARKET SQUARE
Written by Miss Read. Illustrated by Harry Grimley.
Stock no. 589271
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. SIGNED by "Miss Read" (Dora Saint) on white label. Name to front endpaper. Wrapper edge-torn and browned.
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NO HOLLY FOR MISS QUINN
Written by Miss Read. Illustrated by John S. Goodall.
Stock no. 589276
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718114639. SIGNED by "Miss Read" (Dora Saint) on white label. Name to front endpaper. Corners lightly rubbed. Wrapper slightly edge-chipped with lightly browned rear panel.
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THE HOWARDS OF CAXLEY
Written by Miss Read. Illustrated by Harry Grimley.
Stock no. 589225
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. SIGNED by "Miss Read" (Dora Saint) on white label. Name to front endpaper. Address label also on front endpaper. Wrapper edge-chipped.
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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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