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ST AUGUSTINE BISHOP OF HIPPO CONFESSIONS
Written by J.G. Pilkington; Justin Lovill. Illustrated by Simon Brett.
Stock no. 1321558
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Translated by Pilkington, edited by Lovill. Beige boards, leather title block with gilt title. Colour frontispiece. Spine slightly bumped and faded. A few light scuff marks to slipcase.

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THE PILGRIM
Written by Pietro Della Valle; George Bull.
Stock no. 1321557
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Journeys of Pietro Della Valle. Translated, abridge and introduced by Bull. Half red, half green cloth. Gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Light scuffing to slipcase.

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I, CLAUDIUS
Written by Robert Graves; Allan Massie. Illustrated by Neil Packer.
Stock no. 1321555
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition.

From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius Emperor of the Romans. Introduction by Allan Massie. Green cloth with gilt title box and decorations. Colour & b/w illustrations. Book is fine. Slipcase is slightly faded at edges with a tiny light spot to one panel.

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SONGS OF THE WANDERING SCHOLARS
Written by Helen Waddell; Dame F. Corrigan. Illustrated by Joan Freeman.
Stock no. 1321554
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1982. Very good condition.

Edited and with a preface by Dame Felicitas Corrigan. Light brown cloth boards with lilac and gold pattern to top. Gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. Base of spine and lower front corner is slightly bumped. A few tiny spots to text block. Contents fine. Lilac slipcase is slightly faded at edges and a little worn at corners.

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THE SIEGE OF MALTA 1565
Written by Francisco Balbi Di Correggio; Ernle Bradford.
Stock no. 1321553
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1965. Very good condition.

White spine, gilt title. 'Wood' effect covers. Translated from the Spanish Edition of 1568 by Bradford. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Slipcase is worn at top and bottom edges.

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THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL
Written by Baroness Orczy; Hilary Mantel. Illustrated by Lucy Weller.
Stock no. 1321552
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Hilary Mantel. Cream covers with intriguing colour illustration to front and red title to spine. Colour plates. A fine copy in a very lightly scuffed slipcase.

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UNCLE SILAS
Written by J. Sheridan Le Fanu. Illustrated by Charles Stewart.
Stock no. 1321551
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Tale of Bartram-Haugh. Green cloth with elaborate gilt decorations, gilt title to spine. Cream endpapers. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. 392 pages. Spine bumped at base and lower front corner bumped (corresponding bumps on slipcase as well). Tiny white spot to front edge of spine. Contents fine. Small split to base of spine of slipcase and bumpe to one of the top corners. A few light marks to slipcase as well. Overall, an excellent book in a good slipcase.

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LOST SPLENDOUR
Written by Felix Youssoupoff.
Stock no. 1321550
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Purple ribbed silk spine, pictorial paperboards. B/w photos. Spine is slightly faded. A few tiny marks and scuffs to slipcase.

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SEEDS OF CHANGE
Written by Henry Hobhouse.
Stock no. 1321549
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Six Plants that Transformed Mankind. Brown cloth spine with green title block and gilt title. Pictorial paper boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Minimal rubbing to corners else a fine book. Slipcase is ever so slightly rubbed at edges, score mark to one panel.

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THE GOLDEN FLEECE
Written by Robert Graves; Lawrence Norfolk. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 1321547
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Lawrence Norfolk. Green/blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine on gilt. Endpapers show journeys of the Argo. Full page colour illustrations. Book is fine. Green slipcase has a couple of tiny white spots.

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THE SHIP OF FOOLS
Written by Sebastian Brant; William Gillis.
Stock no. 1321546
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition.

Translated by William Gillis and with the original woodcuts. Blue wove cloth with floral decorations, gilt title to spine. Dark blue endpapers. Top edge blue. Some fox spots to spine and spine edges. Contents fine. Slipcase is slightly faded at edges and split at edges too.

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NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR
Written by George Orwell. Illustrated by Steven Devine.
Stock no. 1321545
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w full page illustrations. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Spine faded. Contents fine. Grey slipcase has light damp stain to base which affects lower edges of panels as well.

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