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LITTLE TIM AND THE BRAVE SEA CAPTAIN
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134788
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour lithographs throughout. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Scuff marks and browning to rear cover. Red mark to front cover. Front joint is partially cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Green crayon to verso of one page (plain page). Margin marks to some pages.

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AUNT LOUISA'S NURSERY FAVOURITE
Written by Aunt Louisa. Illustrated by Kronheim.
Stock no. 2134719
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 24 superb Kronheim plates. Comprising 4 stories: Hey-Diddle-Diddle; Pussy's London Life; Robin's Christmas Eve and Uncle's Farmyard. Some knocks and bumps to cover edges and corners. Small nicks to cloth at top and tail of spine. Marks to covers, including what appears to be a damp stain to rear cover. New endapers. Foxing to pages throughout, but colour illustrations are still lovely and vivid!

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THERESE RAQUIN
Written by Emile Zola; Leonard Tancock. Illustrated by Janos Kass.
Stock no. 1320920
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition.

Dark grey cloth with gilt title to spine. Translated and with an introduction by Leonard Tancock. Lithographs by Kass. Spine bumped and slightly browned. Top corners bumped. Textblock is slightly grubby. Slipcase is worn and slightly browned at edges. Split at top of slipcase spine. Slipcase appears to be 1cm too tall for the book.

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UTOPIA
Written by Thomas More. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 1320780
Published by Folio Society. 1972. Very good condition.

Translated and with an introduction by Paul Turner. Lithograph illustrations by Edward Bawden. Green cloth. Spine is faded and lightly damp(?) stained. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's yellow slipcase which is slightly faded at edges and a little worn at top and tail of opening.

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SELECTED POEMS
Written by Rupert Brooke. Illustrated by Ed Kluz.
Stock no. 1320765
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

This edition is limited to 1750 copies for sale to members of The Folio Society. Blue leather spine with gilt title, decorated paper boards. Colour plates. Minimal rubbing to corners. Publisher's blue slipcase with pictorial onlay to front. This is copy no. 1065.

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THE MOONSTONE
Written by Wilkie Collins. Illustrated by Edwin La Dell.
Stock no. 1320586
Published by Folio Society. 1951. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Pale blue textured cloth with gilt title-label to spine. 417 pages. Colour illustrations. Spine bumped. Pale page browning. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with slight loss at base of spine and 1.5" loss at top. Rear panel and spine of wrapper slightly browned. No slipcase, as issued.

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THE WOMAN IN WHITE
Written by Wilkie Collins. Illustrated by Lynton Lamb.
Stock no. 1320585
Published by Folio Society. 1956. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pale blue textured cloth with gilt title-label to spine. 519 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Pale page browning. A couple of hinges cracked. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to top and tail of spine, a tiny mark to front panel and browned to spine and rear panel. No slipcase, as issued.

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GHOST STORIES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Barnett Freedman.
Stock no. 1320570
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1960. Very good condition.

Grey cloth, red decorations. Two-tone lithographs. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Slipcase missing.

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BO-BO THE CLOWN
Written by Porter. Illustrated by Chollick.
Stock no. 1320458
Published by Capitol Publishing Co.. 1948. Almost very good condition.

A Capitol Wiggly Playbook. Moving clown to front cover. Colour and b/w lithographs throughout. Staples rusty. Front cover is slightly grubby. Some scratch marks to rear cover. Clown still complete and moving. Contents clean.

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UNE VIE
Written by Guy De Maupassant. Illustrated by Laszlo Acs.
Stock no. 1320400
Published by Folio Society. 1981. Nearly fine condition.

Olive green spine with gilt titles. Decorative yellow boards. Two-tone illustrations. 238 pages. Minimal rubbing at corners. Publisher's yellow slipcase is slightly edge worn and marked, faded at top and base.

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MY POETRY BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134184
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1859. Good condition.

Smaller format. Red/brown cloth with gilt title to spine. 3 Kronheim plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning with some uneven fading to cover edges and spine. Split/tear to cloth to one edge of cover; some fraying to cloth. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A little writing to front pastedown. A few margin marks and the odd foxspot.

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VATHEK
Written by William Beckford; Herbert B. Grimsditch. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 1820684
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1958. Very good condition.

Black cloth spine, gilt title. Rainbow coloured covers. Translated with an Introduction by Grimsditch. Illustrated with Lithographs by Bawden. Corners lightly rubbed. Text block browned. Tape marks to endpapers. Otherwise contents clean. Contained in a worn publisher's slipcase with loss to one half of spine.

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