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AMILCAR (TWO VOLUMES)
Written by Gilles Fournier; David Burgess-Wise.
Stock no. 1827274
Published by Dalton Watson Fine Books. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Square format. A new exciting brooklands racing images. Translated from the French. French text provided in a separate supplement. Describes the development of the Amilcar company, the different models produced, and details its racing records and the drivers and personalities involved. Two volumes. ISBN: 1854432184. A lovely copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has a tiny, minor nick to surface paper on rear board, couple of minor indents to front side.

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CARRERA RS
Written by Thomas Gruber; Georg Konradsheim.
Stock no. 1827273
Published by Tag Books. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

The original 1992 book. Large format. Red cloth boards, silver titles. Green endpapers. Colour & b/w photos. Limited to 3000 copies. ISBN: 3950017917. This is copy 2598 of 3000. A couple of very light, minor marks to boards. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is green cloth with silver title and blind title to one side and is a little grubby.

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THE PORSCHE 911 IN IRISH RALLYING
Written by Mark Copeland.
Stock no. 1827272
Published by Copeland Publishing. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

This book concentrates on the annual international events, starting with the Galway International in February, followed by the Circuit of Ireland at Easter, the Donegal in June, the Ulster in August, the Manx in September (although not Ireland, a very important rally on the circuit!), and finally the Cork 20 in early October. Black cloth boards, silver titles. Colour & b/w photos. A limited edition of 500 numbered copies. Tiny, minor mark to front board else a fine copy. This is copy 448 of 500. Pictorial dustwrapper is in lovely condition. A very rare item.

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REDMIRE REMEMBERED: A HISTORICAL RECORD CONTAINING THE SYNDICATE LOG SHEETS 1975-1985
Written by Mike Starkey; John Carver.
Stock no. 1326736
Published by The Carp Society. 1st 2020. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Limited edition of 250 copies. Red boards, gilt titles. Some b/w and some colour photographs. 580 pages. Beige endpapers. This is copy no. 121.

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1326717
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and elaborate peacock and elephant design to front cover. 20 superb colour plates, tipped onto cream card with decorative border and each with a tissue-guard. Spine bumped. Some light marks to covers. Small tear to top edge of front free-endpaper and also to a couple of text pages. Some light foxing to contents else clean. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

Price: £120.00 £102.00.

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FIVE RUN AWAY TOGETHER
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1326632
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with black titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. B/w and two-colour illustrations. Colour frontis. The third Famous Five book. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some very faint white spots to spine edges and a light tape(?) mark to rear cover and spine. Contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a small patch of loss to base of spine, slightly grubby to spine and rear panel and some tears tape repaired on verso. Overall, a nice copy in a decent wrapper of this scarce Blyton first edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

Price: £3100.00 £2635.00.

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BIGGLES GOES ALONE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1326631
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 156 pages. Minimal bumping and rubbing to lower cover edges. Top edge of textblock is slightly grubby. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and grubby to rear panel and spine.

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THE THREE MUSKETEERS
Written by Alexandre Dumas; George Macdonald Fraser. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 1827194
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2021. Fine condition.

Full blocked burgundy leather with gilt titles. Limited edition of 750 copies with an original,tipped in etching printed under the artist's supervision, and signed and numbered by the artist. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Copy 183 of 750 SIGNED by the artist to numbered original print. This is a lovely copy, contained in publisher's slipcase also in fine condition, contained in the original shipping box from Folio Society. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

Price: £650.00 £552.50.

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THE AENEID
Written by Virgil; Robert Fagles; Bernard Knox.
Stock no. 1827192
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2010. Fine condition.

Limited edition of 1750 numbered copies. Bound in Wassa goatskin blocked with a design by Jeff Clements. Colour plates. 448 pages, top edge gilt. Translated by Fagles, introduction and notes by Knox. Copy 222 of 1750 numbered copies. A beautiful example contained in publisher's solander box in almost fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

Price: £565.00 £480.25.

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HISTORY OF THE OUTER HEBRIDES
Written by W.C. Mackenzie.
Stock no. 1326574
Published by James Thin; The Mercat Press. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Reprinted from the 1903 edition. Covering in considerable detail all that is known (or was known in 1903) of the highly complex history of the western isles. Blue boards with gilt titles. 623 pages. Spine bumped. Slight fading to cover edges. Foxing to textblock else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is browned and edge worn.

Price: £295.00 £250.75.

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ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS IN CAMBRIDGE PART ONE (TWO VOLUMES)
Written by Stella Panayotova; Nigel Morgan.
Stock no. 1827178
Published by Harvey Miller Publishers. Circa 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Volume One: The Frankish Kingdoms; Northern Netherlands; Germany; Bohemia; Hungary; Austria. Volume Two: The Meuse Region; Southern Netherlands. Large format. Blue cloth boards. ISBN: 9781905375479. Still in original shrinkwrap! A few minor marks, scuffs and a tiny hole to shrinkwrap. A few minor knocks to board edges. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

Price: £180.00 £153.00.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1968
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1326511
Published by Daily Express. 1968. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert & chums watching large ball coming down from the sky. The last Rupert annual to include Magic Paintings. 10 x 7 inches. 115 pages. No facsimile produced for this year. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Front cover very slightly bowed and not sitting 'quite right'. Not inscribed and price NOT cut. Magic Paintings UNTOUCHED. Some pale page browning and some light foxing to textblock. A very nice copy.

Price: £120.00 £102.00.

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