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THE BOOK OF ROMANCE
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 2128231
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1902. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles and elaborate gilt design to front cover. 8 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. 384 pages, all edges gilt. Some light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few small scuffs; mostly to rear cover. Margin marks to a few pages. Colour plates are nice and bright.

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THE OLIVE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1317531
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

Olive cloth covers with gilt titles and illustrations. 336 pages, all edges gilt. 8 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Small piece torn from tissue-guard of frontis which is also lightly browned. A few small margin tears and fingermarks. A light scuff mark to rear cover.

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THE VIOLET FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1317530
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1907. Very good condition.

New Impression. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and elaborate gilt decoration to front cover and spine. Eight coloured plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. 388 pages, all edges gilt. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Some light foxing. Rear joint is cracked. A few light fingermarks but covers and contents generally clean.

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THE YELLOW FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 2124958
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1894. Almost very good condition.

Pale yellow cloth with elaborate gilt design to front cover and gilt title to spine. Black endpapers. B/w plates and woodcuts to text. 321 pages. All edges gilt. Uneven fading and darkening to covers. A couple of corners are chipped, with fraying to cloth. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis, partially showing through to plate. A few grubby margin marks.

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THE RED TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1506754
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles to spine and illustration to front cover. Black endpapers. Numerous b/w illustrations. 419 pages. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded. Covers a little grubby. Some foxing to contents but otherwise clean. Tissue-guard to frontis browned.

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THE GREY FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1505191
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1900. Very good condition.

Grey cloth, gilt title and vignette to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. Black endpapers. 387 pages, all edges gilt. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine and outside edge of front cover browned.Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small bookseller's label to front pastedown. Ink inscription to half-title page, dated 1900. One hinge cracked. Some light foxing and an odd mark to contents but generally nice and clean. Light browning to verso of endpapers.

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THE VIOLET FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1505180
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1901. Almost very good condition.

Vibrant blue cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine. Gilt illustration to front cover. Eight coloured plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. 388 pages. 7.5 x 5". All edges gilt. Spine bumped and worn with tiny splits to cloth at either end. 0.5" hole to cloth on front edge of spine towards bottom. Spine is also slightly darkened and gilt slightly dulled. A little bumping and wear to corners. Slight wear to gilt on front cover. Rear cover slightly grubby with a couple of dark marks. Front joint cracked for 1.5" near top, rear joint cracked. A few hinges starting to crack. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. A few small marks and a little foxing to contents but most pages clean. All plates present.

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THE TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Lockhart Bogle; Lucien Davis; H.J. Ford; C. H. M. Kerr; Lancelot Speed.
Stock no. 2117696
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1893. Very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, elaborate gilt decoration to front cover, vignette to spine. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to top of half-title page. Some foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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THE RED TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1403653
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles to spine and illustration to front cover. Black endpapers. Numerous b/w illustrations. 419 pages. All edges gilt. Spine bumped, browned and a little worn at top. Corners are bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Foxing and some fingering throughout.

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THE YELLOW FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1207997
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1894. Very good condition.

The large paper edition, limited to 140 copies. Vellum spine, gilt titles. Grey boards. B/w plates and woodcuts to text. 321 pages. Copy no. 21. Contents fine. Corners rubbed. Vellum lightly browned.

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THE HISTORY OF WHITTINGTON AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford; G.P. Jacomb Hood.
Stock no. 1309231
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1892. Almost very good condition.

Based on the tales in the "Blue Fairy Book". Blue cloth, silver titles and vignettes. 160 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight rubbing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown and ink name stamp (small) to front endpaper. Front joint is cracked at to 3". Foxing to contents else clean.

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THE TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Lockhart Bogle; Lucien Davis; H.J. Ford; C. H. M. Kerr; Lancelot Speed.
Stock no. 379589
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1893. Very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, elaborate gilt decoration to front cover, vignette to spine. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some very light rubbing to covers. A couple of hinges cracked, some very light fingering to page margins. A nice, clean copy.

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