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COLD COMFORT FARM
Written by Stella Gibbons. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1816683
Published by Folio Society. 1981. Fine condition.

Decorative green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour plates. Contained in publisher's cream slipcase which is faded at edges.

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THE WINGS OF THE DOVE
Written by Henry James. Illustrated by Philip Bannister.
Stock no. 1816629
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

First published in 1902 by Charles Scribner's Sons. Green cloth boards with blocked design by Bannister. Colour plates. Contained in publisher's green slipcase in fine condition.

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THE SPY'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by Graham Greene; Hugh Greene; Stella Rimington. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 1317500
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, white titles. B/w illustrations. Edited by Greene and Greene, introduced by Rimington. 260 pages. In fine brown slipcase.

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THE UNBEARABLE BASSINGTON
Written by Saki; Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Osbert Lancaster.
Stock no. 1317499
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1978. Fine condition.

Turquoise pictorial cloth. 7 page introduction by Joan Aiken. Amusing b/w illustrations. 146 pages. In dark blue slipcase which has a small tear at base.

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BLACK MISCHIEF
Written by Evelyn Waugh; William Deedes. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317473
Published by Folio Society. 1980. Fine condition.

Black cloth. Gilt motif to front cover. B/w illustrations. Maps to endpapers. 206 pages. A fine copy in cream textured slipcase.

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OF HUMAN BONDAGE
Written by W. Somerset Maugham. Illustrated by Michael Kirkham.
Stock no. 2127998
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Grey cloth with gilt title to spine; decorations to front cover. Introduced by Selina Hastings. Some rubbing to title on spine. Contents are fine. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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THE ILLUSTRATED SALAR THE SALMON
Written by Henry Williamson. Illustrated by Michael Loates.
Stock no. 1816593
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st thus 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0863501524. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded at spine.

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PIGS HAVE WINGS
Written by P.G. Wodehouse. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2127887
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards, gilt and green title to spine. B/w illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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FULL MOON
Written by P.G. Wodehouse. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2127886
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards, gilt and green title to spine. B/w illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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SERVICE WITH A SMILE
Written by P.G. Wodehouse. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2127885
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards, gilt and green title to spine. B/w illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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CHARACTER SKETCHES FROM DICKENS
Written by B.W. Matz; Kate Perugini. Illustrated by Harold Copping.
Stock no. 2127710
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1924. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Compiled, with a foreword by Matz. With an Introduction by Perugini (Charles Dickens' Daughter). 30 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.

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THE RHINEGOLD & THE VALKYRIE
Written by Richard Wagner; Margaret Armour. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2127691
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Trade edition. Brown cloth. Gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. Cream and orange pictorial endpapers. Part of the trilogy of 'The Ring of the Niblung'. With a prelude by Richard Wagner. Translated into English by Margaret Armour. 34 beautiful tipped-in colour plates, covered with captioned tissue-guards. Text in a play format. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading/marks to covers, with scuffing. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, which also has some corner creasing. Light corner crease to frontis, other plates are fine! Some foxing and browning.

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