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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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SHAKESPEARE'S SONGS AND SONNETS
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by John Gilbert.
Stock no. 2131317
Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington. Circa 1880. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers, including some splash marks. Foxing and grubby margin marks.
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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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CHRISTINA ROSSETTI: POETRY IN ART
Written by Susan Owens; Nicholas Tromans.
Stock no. 1817689
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

One of the greatest of English Victorian poets. This engaging book explores the full artistic context of Rossetti's life and poetry; her own complex attitude to pictures, the many portraits of her by artists including her brother, John Brett and Lewis Carroll, her own intriguing and virtually unknown drawings, and the wealth of visual images inspired by her words. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780300234862.
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THE SONG OF SONGS WHICH IS SOLOMON'S
No author listed. Illustrated by William Russell Flint.
Stock no. 2131038
Published by The Medici Society. 1913. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Printed in the authorised version; illustrated after drawings by W. Russell Flint. Red cloth boards, Gilt borders to spine and front board, gilt titles. 10 tissue-guarded colour plates, mounted. Top edge gilt. Some spotting to covers. Covers are a bit bowed. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to margins. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is browned, especially to spine, with some edge-creasing and chips.
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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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A SONG OF THE ENGLISH
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2130476
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1919. Very good condition.

Large format, 9.75 x 7.5". Blue cloth, gilt titles and green decorations. 16 tipped-in colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Spine is faded. Some spotting to covers. Bumping to some cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. All plates present.
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THE CHASE - A POEM
Written by William Somerville. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2130429
Published by George Redway. 1st thus 1896. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w plates and text illustrations. 87 pages. A hunting poem. Reprinted from the original edition of 1735 with a memoir of the author. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges, endpapers and some page margins.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Willy Pogany.
Stock no. 2130357
Published by George G. Harrap & Co.. Circa 1912. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green suede covers, with gilt and black title and decorations. 24 tipped-in colour plates, presented by Pogany. Spine is faded with some creasing. Soft suede edges have some creasing and uneven fading. Silk bookmark is faded and is frayed. Small name and date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.
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