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DEESIDE
Written by Robert Anderson. Illustrated by William Smith.
Stock no. 2127198
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1911. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine stag vignette to front cover. A & C Blacks 7/6 series. 20 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine; some fraying to cloth. Split to rear side of spine. Some foxing and browning. A few margin marks. All plates present.

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EDINBURGH
Written by Rosaline Masson. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2127196
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1907. Almost very good condition.

21 full-page colour illustrations. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Reprint with slight alterations. Top edge gilt. A & C Black Colour Book. Spine is browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Chipping and some fraying along top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing throughout. All plates present.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2126385
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

The De Luxe limited edition of 250 copies. Cream pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Large format. 12 wonderful tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown paper with captioned tissue-guards plus b/w text illustrations. 209 numbered pages, top edge gilt and others untrimmed. Burgundy silk page marker. SIGNED by Publishers. This is Copy No. 184. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening/browning to spine. A few grubby marks to covers. Yellow stain to one corner of rear cover. Front joint is cracked. Foxing to pages in varying degrees; some pages just have foxing to outer page edges. All colour plates are present and in excellent condition!

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JAPAN
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2126192
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1905. Very good condition.

Blue decorative cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Top edge gilt. 100 colour plates. A. & C. Black Colour Book. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine is browned. A few other marks to covers. Some foxing.

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THE FASCINATION OF IRELAND
Written by L. Edna Walter.
Stock no. 2125948
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1913. Very good condition.

Green decorated cloth with gilt titles. B/w photographs by the author. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. B/w frontis has 1" closed margin tear.

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THE KILN BOOK
Written by Frederick L. Olsen.
Stock no. 2125804
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 2nd 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Materials, Specifications & Construction. Second edition. B/w diagrams and photographs. ISBN: 0713624043. Bumping to spine and corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; wrinkled (from damp) and chipped, but minimal loss.

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SONGS FROM ALICE
Written by Lewis Carroll; Don Harper. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2123883
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

Brown glazed pictorial boards with white titles. Superb colour illustrations plus brown and white drawings. Decorated endpapers. ISBN: 0713618795. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few grubby finger marks to prelims. Page edge browning.

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AUCASSIN AND NICOLETE
Written by Harold Child. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1316854
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1911. Very good condition.

Translated and edited by H. Child. Cream cloth with blue titles and decoration. 6 beautiful colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. 131 pages. Text surrounded with decorative gilt. Spine and corners bumped. Spine browned. Covers grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown.

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AUCASSIN AND NICOLETE
Written by Harold Child. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1407186
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

Translated and edited by H. Child. White decorated cloth with gilt titles and blue/gold decoration. 6 beautiful colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. 131 pages, top edge gilt. Text surrounded with decorative gilt. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine is browned. Bumping to bottom of both boards and side of front board. Front cover rubbed. Rear cover marked and grubby. Front joint beginning to crack. Small bookseller's label to bottom of front pastedown. Browning to endpapers, prelims and last page of text. A little foxing mainly to page edges. Plates are bright.

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REMBRANDT
Written by Mortimer Menpes; C. Lewis Hind. Illustrated by Rembrandt.
Stock no. 1814271
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1905. Very good condition.

Large format, Brown cloth. Mounted colour illustrations. Edges lightly rubbed. Free endpapers browned. All plates present. New pastedowns, some professional strengthening of sections using cloth.

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BRITISH NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS
Written by Richard Bagnold Jones.
Stock no. 1814069
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A factual study of the few narrow-gauge railway lines that remain open at the time of writing in England, Wales, the Isle of Man, and Scotland. Grey cloth boards, blue title to spine. B/w photos. Light creasing to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears.

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A DREADFUL OF DRAGONS
Written by Peggy Blakeley. Illustrated by Frank Francis.
Stock no. 2123242
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. And other collections of creatures and people and things put together for fun. Colour illustrations. Very little text. ISBN: 0713615559. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Uneven browning to covers.

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