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JULIUS CAESAR
Written by Christian Meier; Peter Jones.
Stock no. 1821113
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt title to spine and gilt bust to front board. 507 pages. Colour & b/w illustrations. Lower edge of text block slightly dusty. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase in slightly better than very good condition, slight fading at edges and a bumped corner, a few light scuff marks.

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ON THE PSYCHOLOGY OF MILITARY INCOMPETENCE
Written by Norman Dixon; Rupert Smith.
Stock no. 1821112
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Rupert Smith. Grey cloth spine and rear board with white title in red title block to spine, pictorial paper front board. B/w photos and a few colour illustrations. A fine copy in an almost fine slipcase, very slightly faded to open edges and light scuffing, minor bump to one corner.

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CLIMBING MOUNT IMPROBABLE
Written by Richard Dawkins. Illustrated by Lalla Ward.
Stock no. 1821111
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Fine condition.

Black cloth with elaborate design to front, gilt title to spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1821110
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Peach cloth, red bird decoration to front, gilt titles to spine. Green title to front. 23 beautiful colour plates plus b/w line drawings. A fine copy in publisher's slipcase in very good condition - a few light scuff marks, bump at one open edge and minor stain to opposite closed edge of same side.

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THE FOLIO BOOK OF DAYS
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 1821109
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt astrolabe design to front, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. A fine copy in publisher's slipcase in almost fine conditon.

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LONDON CHARACTERS AND CROOKS
Written by Henry Mayhew; Christopher Hibbert.
Stock no. 1821108
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited and Introduced by Christopher Hibbert. Brown cloth boards, busy printed design to front, gilt and black titles. Sepia photo plates. Top edge pale brown/grey. Fourth printing. A fine copy in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed to sides.

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SYBIL OR THE TWO NATIONS
Written by Benjamin Disraeli; Patrick Cormack. Illustrated by Nigel Lambourne.
Stock no. 1821107
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Introduction by Patrick Cormack. Yellow illustrated cloth boards. B/w illustrations. Spine lightly browned. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase in very good condition, fading at edges, corners worn.

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EMIL AND THE DETECTIVES
Written by Erich Kastner; Walter De La Mare; Michael Rosen. Illustrated by Walter Trier.
Stock no. 1821106
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Fine condition.

Brown cloth boards with gilt titles and yellow pictorial square onlay to front board. Yellow endpapers. Introduction by Walter de la Mare; Preface by Michael Rosen. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1821105
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Introduction by Ronald Blythe. A selection of stories from the original five-volume edition. Blue cloth spine with green title label and gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w wood engravings. Top edge green. Spine lightly browned. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is faded on one end and lightly scuffed.

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LOVE IN A COLD CLIMATE
Written by Nancy Mitford; Pauline Tennant. Illustrated by Roland Pym.
Stock no. 1821104
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Introduced by Pauline Tennant. Very attractive blue pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. A fine copy in publisher's slipcase which is faded at edges and ends.

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THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER
Written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge; Richard Holmes. Illustrated by Garrick Palmer.
Stock no. 1821102
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1994. Very good condition.

Introduction by Richard Holmes. Burgundy silk moire boards, gilt title to spine, pictorial onlay to front. Pale blue endpapers. Printed on pale blue paper. B/w wood engravings. Spine slightly faded. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase in almost fine condition - light scuff marks.

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THE TOMB OF TUTANKHAMUN
Written by Howard Carter; David P. Silverman.
Stock no. 1320150
Published by Folio Society. 2013. Nearly fine condition.

This set contains two volumes. The second volume is 'The Treasures' - full colour photographs of what was discovered! Black cloth, gilt titles to spines; decorations to front covers. Books are fine. The base of publisher's slipcase is lightly scuffed and there is slight wear to lower corner of opening.

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