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MARGARET'S BOOK
Written by H. Fielding-Hall; Alfred H. Miles. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1507454
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1913. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth, elaborate gilt decorations. All edges gilt, 12 mounted colour plates with tissue-guards & numerous b/w/ illustrations. 283 pages. Pale blue illustrated endpapers. Spine faded, bumped and worn with tiny nicks to cloth at ends. Water(?) stain to top corner of rear cover alongside spine. A few other small marks to covers, corners bumped and worn. Front pastedown faded, ink inscription to front endpaper. Rear pastedown also faded with some leeching of colour from cover, to top inside corner, from stain on verso. A few hinges starting to crack but binding is firm. Contents have a few marks and fox spots but most pages are clean. All plates present.

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THE HISTORY OF TOM JONES
Written by Henry Fielding. Illustrated by Derrick Harris.
Stock no. 1813920
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1973. Very good condition.

Second Folio Edition. Brown decorative patterned boards. B/w illustrations. Top edge green. Spine slightly faded, title to spine rubbed. A few small marks to covers. Bookplate to free front endpaper and evidence of removal of a larger label. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's marbled green slipcase which is worn at edges.

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THE STRONGHOLD
Written by Xan Fielding.
Stock no. 2120769
Published by Secker & Warburg. 1st 1953. Very good condition.

An Account of the Four Seasons in The White Mountains of Crete. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. With photographs by Daphne Bath. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying to cloth. Some fading to covers. Name in ink and ink stamp to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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MARGARET'S BOOK
Written by H. Fielding-Hall; Alfred H. Miles. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1314405
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1913. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, elaborate gilt decorations. All edges gilt, 12 mounted colour plates with tissue-guards & numerous b/w/ illustrations. 283 pages. Pale blue illustrated endpapers. Spine and corners bumped. A few light marks to covers and some slight discolouration to front cover. Inscription in ink (dated 1913) to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing (some heavy), mainly to outer page edges. The mount for the plate opposite page 6 has a small piece torn from lower corner (actual plate not affected. A nice copy of a scarce book.

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GLIMPSES OF ANCIENT LEICESTER IN SIX PERIODS
Written by Mrs. T. Fielding Johnson.
Stock no. 1809477
Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1906. Very good condition.

Second Edition with supplementary notes. Green cloth with gilt titles and crest to front. B/w illustrations. Folding b/w map. xv + 439 pages including index. Top edge gilt. Corners worn, top rear edge of spine split. A few marks to boards. Contents clean. Small closed tear (no loss) to folding map.

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THE KIDDIES' ANNUAL
Written by Nellie Fielding; Ethel Talbot; John Lea; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Savile Lumley; Harry Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1311837
Published by The Epworth Press; J. Alfred Sharp. circa 1923. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine with black title, pictorial front board showing children on tricycle with dog running beside them. First story is "The Young Adventurers" by Fielding. Colour plates plus b/w and two-colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some slight wear to cover edges. Prize plate to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and torn and a little grubby on rear panel, tape repairs/reinforcements on verso.

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AIRCRAFT DESIGN
Written by John P. Fielding.
Stock no. 1605431
Published by Cambridge University Press. 10th 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 9780521657228.

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BRITISH CASTLES; OR, A COMPENDIOUS HISTORY OF THE ANCIENT MILITARY STRUCTURES OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by T.H. Fielding. Illustrated by T.H. Fielding.
Stock no. 1805999
Published by Howlett And Brimmer. 1st 1825. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Modern red three-quarter leather binding with red cloth boards. Raised bands and gilt title to spine. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. 25 tissue-guarded hand-coloured aquatint plates. Binding nice and tight. New endpapers. Half-title page not present. Some minor spotting and a few grubby marks scattered. All plates present. Overall a very nice copy of a scarce title.

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THE LIFE OF MR. JONATHAN WILD THE GREAT
Written by Henry Fielding. Illustrated by Frank Martin.
Stock no. 1602588
Published by Folio Society. 1966. Very good condition.

Brown/white cloth. With wood engravings. Spine faded and edge of title block on spine is lifting. Contents near fine. Contained in a VG slipcase.

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HENRY FIELDING
Written by Donald Thomas.
Stock no. 233389
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297811274.

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A PICTURESQUE DESCRIPTION OF THE RIVER WYE FROM THE SOURCE TO ITS JUNCTION WITH THE SEVERN
Written by T.H. Fielding.
Stock no. 570371
Published by Ackermann & Co.. 1841. Very good condition.

Full polished brown leather binding with gilt borders and embossed decoration at corners. Red title label to spine. 12 beautiful mounted hand-coloured aquatint plates with tissue guards. Endpapers browned. Light browning to contents. Professional paper repair to edge of one page, hardly visible. A truly handsome copy of this scarce book.

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