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MEDIEVAL ARCHITECTURE MEDIEVAL ART (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Paolo Piva; A. Cadel; F. Gandolfo; et al.
Stock no. 2136592
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2010. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth with white titles to spines. Stunning colour photographs. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift. Slip case is near fine.

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ITALIAN MOSAICS 300-1300
Written by Joachim Poeschke.
Stock no. 2136591
Published by Abbeville Press. Circa 2010. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. The first comprehensive and well-researched overview of the many stunning examples of the art that still survive. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780789210760. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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DISCOVERIES IN THE RUINS OF NINEVEH AND BABYLON
Written by Austen Henry Layard.
Stock no. 2136590
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2011. As new condition.

With Travels in Armenia, Kurdistan and the Desert: Being the Result of a Second Expedition Undertaken for the Trustees of the British Museum. Introduction by Andrew George. Blue cloth with blocked design, white title to spine. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift. Slip case is near fine.

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LIVY THE WAR WITH HANNIBAL
Written by Livy; J.C. Yardley; Dexter Hoyos; Alessandro Barbero.
Stock no. 2136588
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2011. As new condition.

Translation by J.C. Yardley; Introduction & notes by Dexter Hoyos; Preface by Alessandro Barbero. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine and gilt vignettes. Colour plates. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift. Slip case is Near Fine, bump to one corner.

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EMPIRES OF THE NILE
Written by Derek A. Welsby; David W. Phillipson.
Stock no. 2136587
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. As new condition.

Black cloth with gilt title and decorations to spine and decorations to front cover. Endpapers are maps. Printed on Abbey wove paper. Top edge gilt. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift. Slip case is Fine.

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AUDUBON'S AVIARY: THE ORIGINAL WATERCOLORS FOR THE BIRDS OF AMERICA
Written by Roberta J.M. Olson; Marjorie Shelley; Alexandra Mazzitelli.
Stock no. 2136489
Published by Skira Rizzoli Publications, Inc.; The New-York Historical Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with white, black and yellow title. This is the Deluxe edition and includes a hand-produced facsimile of an Audubon watercolour (The Tufted Titmouse). Stunning colour illustrations throughout! In colour pictorial slip case. Features the one-and-only set of watercolours that Audubon created as a prototype for the large engraved edition of 'The Birds of America'. All 474 watercolours of the New-York Historical Society are reproduced. ISBN: 9780847839438. Wrapper has some very light edge-creasing. Facsimile reproduction painting is contained in an envelope to front endpaper, which has come unstuck from endpaper. Still excellent. This copy would make a wonderful gift. Slip case is in fine condition. Also contained in original colour cardboard box, which has a couple of dents and some wear.

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ATLAS SHRUGGED (THREE VOLUMES)
Written by Ayn Rand. Illustrated by Elena Balbusson; Anna Balbusson.
Stock no. 1322335
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2018. Slightly better than very good condition.

3 coloured frontispieces and 12 coloured illustrations. Pictorial boards, backstrips lettered in black. Impression unknown as still in original shrinkwrap. There is a small split in the shrinkwrap at lower corner of slipcase spine, the slipcase is slightly scraped/damaged to this corner. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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LEVIATHAN
Written by Thomas Hobbes.
Stock no. 1322333
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2012. Fine condition.

Grey-brown buckram over boards with black and gilt lettering and decoration. Top edge of text block gilt. Impression unknown as still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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POMPEII: THE LIFE OF A ROMAN TOWN
Written by Mary Beard.
Stock no. 1322331
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2013. Fine condition.

Brown cloth spine and rear board, gilt title to spine. Pictorial paper onlay to front board. Maps to endpapers. B/w maps and colour plates. Impression unknown as still in original shrinkwrap (small split along top edge). This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ELIZABETH DAVID'S CHRISTMAS
Written by Elizabeth David. Illustrated by Sophie Maccarthy.
Stock no. 1322330
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2012. Fine condition.

Quarter green cloth lettered gilt, pictorial paper covered boards. Colour illustrations. Impression unknown as still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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TAO TE CHING
Written by Lao Tzu; Arthur Waley; Frances Wood.
Stock no. 1322329
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2010. Fine condition.

The Tao Te Ching helps us understand the principles of Taoism, which is an ancient school of philosophy that is still applicable today. Brown cloth spine, gilt titles. Colour pictorial front board. Colour plates of paintings on silk. Translated by Waley with an introductory essay by Wood. Impression unknown as still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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MEDITATIONS AND OTHER WRITINGS
Written by Rene Descartes. Illustrated by Shout.
Stock no. 1322328
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2011. Fine condition.

Grey cloth spine with gilt title. Yellow pictorial boards. 282 pages. Colour plates. Impression unknown as still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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