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THE LADY OF SHALOTT
Written by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 1818399
Published by T.N. Foulis. Circa 1911. Almost very good condition.

Green suede cardwraps with gilt titles. Tall, slim format (7.3" x 3.5" approx). 4 tipped in colour plates. Spine rubbed and faded, Rear edges rubbed. Uneven fading to rear side. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Occasional foxspot present.
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A HANDFUL OF LEATHER
Written by Will H. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1818394
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, dark blue titles. 8 tipped-in colour plates. A book of verse first seen in various sporting publications and Punch. Staining to top & tail of spine else boards clean and bright. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. One mount partly detached. Minor crease to one plate. A few scattered foxposts. Small hole to front edge of spine (pin hole). Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and is edge-worn with a few tears and some loss.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1318416
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1909. Almost very good condition.

A wonderful edition of this classic poem beautifully illustrated with 20 colour tipped in plates with tissue guards. Cream cloth boards with gilt decorations and titles. 11.25 x 8.75". Covers grubby. Spine and corners worn with fraying to base of spine, damp(?) stain to rear edge of spine. A few plates have creases to corners.
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POEMS BY CHRISTINA ROSSETTI
Written by Christina Rossetti. Illustrated by Florence Harrison.
Stock no. 1318326
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1910. Good condition.

Cream decorated cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. 36 tipped-in colour plates mounted on grey card with captioned tissue guards plus 36 b/w illustrations. 369 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. 2" thick. Large format, 10.5 x 8.25". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby and rear cover lightly scuffed. Top 3" of front edge of spine has been split and repaired. Front joint cracked. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxspots to contents. Plates all present and in fine condition.
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald; Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1318098
Published by Collins. Circa 1945. Almost very good condition.

Red leather, Gilt titles and decoration to front cover. 4 tipped-in colour plates. Pictorial title page. Decorative orange border to each page. 94 pages with red page marker. 11 x 7.75". All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn, some fading to spine and cover edges. Front free-endpaper is missing. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. A few foxspots else contents clean.
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RIGHT ROYAL
Written by John Masefield. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1318013
Published by William Heinemann. 1st thus 1922. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles and horsehead vignette to front. 4 tipped-in colour plates. A horse-racing poem. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Browning to endpapers, light foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some slight chipping with loss and a grubby mark with some slight surface paper damage to author's name on front panel.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131567
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Popular edition. Red cloth stamped in gilt with peacock design. 12 tipped-in colour plates. 8 x 6". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; browning to spine, with chips and nicks to cloth. Grubby marks to cover edges. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Plates are fine, with just a few foxspots to versos.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131555
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1919. Almost very good condition.

Popular edition. Red cloth stamped in gilt with peacock design. 12 tipped-in colour plates. 8 x 6". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine and small black mark and nick to cloth at base. What appears to be a damp/white stain to rear cover. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. Plates are excellent, but one tissue guard is torn at margin; a few others are creased.
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A DIVERSITY OF CREATURES
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 2131373
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine, elephant head vignette to front. A mix of poems and stories. 441 pages and 4 page booklist to rear. Wear to cover edges. Name and address label to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is marked with edge-creasing; tears and chips; a few small bits of loss.
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A TOLKIEN TREASURY
Written by Alida Becker; W.H. Auden; Colin Wilson; Edmund Wilson; et al. Illustrated by Michael Green; Tim Kirk.
Stock no. 2131276
Published by Courage Books. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Stories, poems and illustrations celebrating the author and his world. Edited by Becker. With essays by Auden, Wilson and others. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0894717049. Brown mark to top of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears, piece of loss to top of spine/front panel.
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SCATTERED SCARLET
Written by Will H. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2131176
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. 8 tipped-in colour plates. Hunting verses. Spine is browned. Parts of covers are white from damp staining. Some foxing, although contents are still very good. All plates present.
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THE CANTERBURY TALES OF GEOFFREY CHAUCER
Written by Percy Mackaye; Geoffrey Chaucer. Illustrated by Walter Appleton Clark.
Stock no. 2130745
Published by E. Grant Richards. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Dark red cloth with gilt titles. Small pictorial onlay to top of front cover. A Modern Rendering into Prose of The Prologue and Ten Tales. 6 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading, with some marks to spine and rear cover. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present.
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