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THE MAN IN THE IRON MASK
Written by Alexandre Dumas. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2127154
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Elaborate decorated boards. B/w illustrations. Some light spotting to rear cover. Slip case is better than very good; a few light marks and small bumps.

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UNCLE SILAS
Written by J. Sheridan Le Fanu. Illustrated by Charles Stewart.
Stock no. 2127147
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1988. Fine condition.

A Tale of Bartram-Haugh. Green cloth boards with elaborate gilt decorations, gilt title to spine. Cream endpapers. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. 392 pages. Slip case is very good; some foxing and grubby marks.

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THE PLAGUE
Written by Albert Camus; Derek Parker. Illustrated by Linda Kitson.
Stock no. 2127146
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1987. Fine condition.

Red cloth, pictorial onlay to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. Slip case has a few marks and light bumping.

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THE VOYCE OF THE WORLD
Written by Thomas Browne; Geoffrey Keynes; Tim Mackintosh-Smith.
Stock no. 2127101
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Fine condition.

Selected Writings of Sir Thomas Browne, edited by Keynes with a Preface by Mackintosh-Smith. Brown cloth spine with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w illustrations. A few pale foxspots to outer page edges. Slip case is very good - a few marks and light fading to edges.

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THE OPEN WINDOW
Written by E. Temple Thurston. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1317444
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine and blue title/border to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. 4 Colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 286 pages plus book list. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Spine faded (gilt dulled). A few light marks to covers. Browning to endpapers and page edges and some foxing to first few pages.

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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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