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THE CLICKING OF CUTHBERT
Written by P.G. Wodehouse; Lawrence Donegan. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 1822598
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2019. Fine condition.

This edition follows the 2008 Arrow Books edition, with minor emendations. Green cloth spine and rear cover, gilt title to spine. White pictorial front cover. Colour endpapers and frontis, b/w text illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE CRUSADES THROUGH ARAB EYES
Written by Amin Maalouf; Jon Rothschild; Malise Ruthven.
Stock no. 1822597
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Red decorated cloth. Translated by Rothschild. Introduced by Ruthven. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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A FOLIO ANTHOLOGY OF POETRY
Written by Carol Ann Duffy. Illustrated by Eri Griffin.
Stock no. 1822596
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2009. Fine condition.

Introduced by Carol Ann Duffy. Blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt vignettes. Blue endpapers. B/w illustrations to text. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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DE PROFUNDIS
Written by Oscar Wilde; Patti Smith.
Stock no. 1822595
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2020. Fine condition.

Blue cloth boards, dark blue titles. Introduced by Patti Smith. B/w photos. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE QUR'AN
Written by Marmaduke Pickthall.
Stock no. 1822592
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Fine condition.

An interpretation by Marmaduke Pickthall. White cloth with blue and gilt blocking. Blue ribbon page marker. Colour plates. Top edge gilt. xxvii and 515 pages. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER
No author listed. Illustrated by Albert Durer; Hans Holbein.
Stock no. 1822591
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2004. Nearly fine condition.

The Book of Common Payer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David Pointed at they are to be sung or said in Churches. Ornamented with wood cuts from designs of Albert Durer, Hans Holbein, and others. In imitation of Queen Elizabeth's Book of Christian Prayers. Foreword by Sir Patrick Cormack. Green leather spine with gilt toolings and title, marbled paper sides. B/w woodcuts throughout. Top edge gilt, other edges green. Green ribbon page marker. Still in original shrinkwrap which has a small tear to one side.

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THE GNOSTIC GOSPELS
Written by Marvin Meyer.
Stock no. 1822590
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Nearly fine condition.

The Sacred Writings of the Nag Hammadi Library, The Berlin Gnostic Codex and the Codex Tchacos. Brown leather spine with gilt title to spine. Printed cloth boards. Colour plates. xxviii and 724 pages including index. Top edge brown. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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CARRERA PANAMERICANA: HISTORY OF THE MEXICAN ROAD RACE 1950-1954
Written by Daryl E. Murphy.
Stock no. 1822589
Published by Motorbooks International. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In the years after World War II, the American continents began building a great Panamerican highway running from Argentina to Alaska. In 1949, Mexico finished its section, and decided to have a road race to celebrate. Thus was born the Carrera Panamericana Mexico, the Mexican Road Race... Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0879387343. Base of spine lightly rubbed. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby to rear panel.

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MODENA RACING MEMORIES
Written by Graham Gauld.
Stock no. 1822588
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st 1999. Almost very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Italian Sports Car & Grand Prix Racing 1957-1963. Terracotta cloth boards, white title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 0760307350. Base of spine lightly rubbed. Some glossy pages have stuck together and thus prised apart leaving some surface paper damage and marks to a few pages. Text on these pages is still good. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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AUTO UNION GP RACE AND RECORD CARS: THEIR RECONSTRUCTION AND RESTORATION
Written by Peter Vann; et al.
Stock no. 1822587
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Peter Vann photographed the restored Auto Union racing and record-breaking cars on the banked curve of the Brooklands track in England. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0760313075. Top & tail of spine lightly shelf worn. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has previous book seller's price label to top of front flap, laminate is cracking across the edges, light scuffing to rear panel.

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FROM CHAIN DRIVE TO TURBOCHARGER: THE A.F.N. STORY
Written by Denis Jenkinson.
Stock no. 1822586
Published by Patrick Stephens. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A story of people and in particular the three Aldington brothers and their friends. From their enjoyment of racing and rallys to the serious business of manufacturing the Frazer Nash car. The author traces the fame and fortunes of AFN to their present position as a major Porsche centre. Black cloth. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850596319. Light pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Contents clean. Musty odour present.

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"WILKIE" THE MOTOR RACING LEGEND
Written by W.E. Wilkinson.
Stock no. 1822585
Published by Nelson And Saunders. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The memoirs of one of the most famous racing managers. B/w photos. ISBN: 094775007X. SIGNED by the author to title page. Foxing throughout. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded. Musty odour present.

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