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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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WUTHERING HEIGHTS
Written by Emily Bronte.
Stock no. 2126440
Published by White's Books. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Grey pictorial cloth with white titles. A White's Fine Edition book. Beautiful editions of the best-loved classics. ISBN: 9780955881855. Pale fading to very cover edges. A few page corners have creasing to tips. Some fraying to original bookmaker. A few light marks to outer page edges.

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GLUE AND LACQUER FOUR CAUTIONARY TALES
Written by Harold Acton; Lee Yi-Hsieh; Arthur Waley. Illustrated by Eric Gill; Denis Tegetmeier.
Stock no. 2126393
Published by The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st 1941. Very good condition.

Translated from the Chinese by Acton & Yi-Hsieh. With Illustrations from Drawings by Gill, interpreted on copper by Tegetmeier. Limited edition to 350 copies. Printed on mould-made paper and bound in 1/4 morocco. Yellow cloth covers, with gilt title. Preface by Waley. This is Copy No. 72. Leather spine is faded, with wear to edges; couple of tiny chips to base. A few small bumps along cover edges and to corners. Foxing, mostly to endpapers, outer page edges and some to page margins. All engravings are present.

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THE ORKNEYINGA SAGA
Written by Joseph Anderson.
Stock no. 2126326
Published by James Thin. 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the 1873 edition. ISBN: 0901824259. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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SEA WARFARE
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 2126303
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1916. Very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. Three tales. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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WHEN ALL IS DONE
Written by Alison Uttley.
Stock no. 2126292
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 256 pages. A novel of country life. Spine is browned with wear. Page browning.

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WHEN ALL IS DONE
Written by Alison Uttley.
Stock no. 2126292
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 256 pages. A novel of country life. Spine is browned with wear. Page browning.

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THE TWO BOUQUETS
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Reginald Woolley.
Stock no. 2126264
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A period novelette featuring the Gills of Twickenham and misunderstandings at a ball, based on the operetta by Eleanor and Herbert Farjeon. Deep pink cloth covers with silver titles to spine and silver vignette. B/w chapter headers. 163 pages. Bumping to corners. Some fading to covers. Page browning. The odd foxspot. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; a little loss and some grubby marks.

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COUNTRY THINGS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126263
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of sheer delight, its 12 chapters concerned with the little things of country life. Beautifully illustrated by Tunnicliffe. Green cloth, gilt. 148 pages. Browning to top and tail of spine. Bumping along a couple of cover edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. Page browning. Margin creasing to a few pages. Wrapper is very browned to spine, with a few tears and chips; minimal loss.

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CHARLOTTE, EMILY & ANNE BRONTE THE COMPLETE NOVELS (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Charlotte Bronte; Emily Bronte; Anne Bronte. Illustrated by Peter Forster; Harry Brockway; Ian Stephens; et al..
Stock no. 2126070
Published by Folio Society. 1991. Very good condition.

Wuthering Heights; Agnes Grey; The Tenant of Wildfell Hall; Jane Eyre; Shirley; Villette; and The Professor. Seven volumes bound in full moire silk. Gilt titles. B/w wood engravings. All spines have faded, with fading also to the gilt titles. A few marks to covers. Slip case is faded along some edges, with light fraying to cloth.

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CLASSIC SHORT STORIES (3 VOLUMES) ENGLISH, RUSSIAN & AMERICAN
Written by Alexander Pushkin; Washington Irving; Mrs. Gaskell; et al. Illustrated by Rod Waters; Paul Gulla; Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2126050
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Three volume set, each volume bound in different colour cloth. Light spotting to couple of cover edges. Small bump to one edge of one volume. Contained in very good slip case that has some marks and scuffs.

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BRIGHTON ROCK
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Geoff Grandfield.
Stock no. 2126037
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Reissue Folio edition (as a single volume), with new binding. Green cloth with black titles and red and black decorations. B/w illustrations. Spine is a little faded. Slip case is very good; just a few scuff marks.

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