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NORTHANGER ABBEY; MANSFIELD PARK; SHORTER WORKS; PERSUASION (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Jane Austen; Richard Church. Illustrated by J. Hassell.
Stock no. 2129353
Published by Folio Society. 13th 1996. Fine condition.

Burgundy cloth spines with gilt titles. Leaf patterned boards. Wood engravings by Joan Hassell. Slip case is very good - with bumping and a few marks.
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THE NEW YORK TRILOGY
Written by Paul Auster. Illustrated by Tom Burns.
Stock no. 2129303
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Contains: City of Glass; Ghosts; The Locked Room. Colour & b/w illustrations. Introduced by Benjamin Markovits. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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BIRDSONG
Written by Sebastian Faulks. Illustrated by Swava Harasymowicz.
Stock no. 2129286
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Grey-green cloth, cream title to spine. Dramatic cream and black illustration to front cover. Colour illustrations. Slip case is very good - a few marks and scuffs.
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THE FOLIO TREASURY OF SHORTER CRIME FICTION
Written by Tim Heald; Sue Bradbury. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 2129272
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

A four volume set: Early Escapades; Superior Sleuths; Police Procedures; Murderous Minds. An anthology of stories selected by Tim Heald and Sue Bradbury. Brown cloth spines, gilt titles. Each volume has a different pictorial paper board. Colour frontispieces plus b/w illustrations. Slip case has some fading to edges and a few marks.
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PAINTER TO THE KING
Written by Amy Sackville.
Stock no. 2129106
Published by Granta. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

From his arrival at the court of King Philip IV of Spain to his death thirty-eight years and scores of paintings later, Diego Velazquez had an unparalleled view of palace life. In this audacious novel, we see through his eyes. ISBN: 9781783783908. SIGNED by author to title page.
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AUTUMN: A FOLIO ANTHOLOGY
Written by Kathleen Jamie. Illustrated by Petra Borner.
Stock no. 1817069
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2015. Fine condition.

Introduced by Kathleen Jamie. A selection of mainly poetry. Purple cloth spine, gilt title to spine. Patterned paper boards. Colour illustrations. 83 pages. Without a slipcase, as published.
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SONS AND LOVERS
Written by D.H. Lawrence; Colm Toibin. Illustrated by Anne-Marie Jones.
Stock no. 2129063
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Fine condition.

Grey boards. Pictorial front cover. Colour illustrations. Introduced by Toibin. Slip case is near fine.
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DON'T LOOK NOW AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Daphne Du Maurier. Illustrated by Helen Smithson.
Stock no. 2129052
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

This book was first published as 'Echoes from the Macabre: Selected Stories in 1976 by Victor Gollancz Ltd. Black cloth; red title to spine, decoration to covers. Introduction by Patrick McGrath. Colour illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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POE'S TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION
Written by Edgar Allan Poe. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2129024
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1935. Slightly better than very good condition.

Publishers special binding of green leather (morrocco) with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Marbled endpapers; 12 colour plates with captioned tissue guards, 17 full page b/w illustrations. 317 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine is browned. Small bookplate to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. A few light margin marks. Still a lovely copy!
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THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE
Written by Muriel Spark. Illustrated by Beryl Cook.
Stock no. 1317628
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Fine condition.

Bright blue pictorial cloth. Colour plates. A couple of very light scuff marks to slipcase.
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THE MAN WHO MISTOOK HIS WIFE FOR A HAT
Written by Oliver Sacks. Illustrated by Martin O'Neill.
Stock no. 1317627
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

Pictorial cloth. colour and b/w illustrations throughout.
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THE NEW YORK TRILOGY
Written by Paul Auster. Illustrated by Tom Burns.
Stock no. 1317623
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

Contains: City of Glass; Ghosts; The Locked Room. Colour & b/w illustrations. Introduced by Benjamin Markovits.
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