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WILLIAM AND THE SPACE ANIMAL
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2129196
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Front boards is a bit bowed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is price-cut with a few small nicks; scuffing to front panel.
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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2129195
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. A few fade marks to spine. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some small splits to corners and sides of spine; some tape repairs to verso.
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THE STORY OF HENRY V
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2129194
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Contents are bright. Wrapper is faded to spine, edge-creased with brown spotting to rear panel.
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THE WORLD CRISIS (5 VOLUMES)
Written by Winston S. Churchill.
Stock no. 2129193
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

5 volume set: 1911-1914; 1915; 1916-1918; The Aftermath; The Eastern Front. Spine & rear board beige cloth, gilt title to spines, printed designs to front boards. B/w plates. Contained in original slip case in better than very good condition; some rubbing.
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THE HOLY LAND, SYRIA, IDUMEA & ARABIA AND EGYPT AND NUBIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by David Roberts.
Stock no. 2129192
Published by Folio Society. 2014. Fine condition.

Large format. Red decorated cloth, gilt titles. Stunning colour illustrations. The material printed in these two volumes was original meant to be in three. Volumes are in stunning condition! Slip cases have some scuff marks and wear.
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PARADISE LOST
Written by John Milton; Peter Ackroyd; John Wain. Illustrated by William Blake.
Stock no. 2129191
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2003. Fine condition.

Large format. Green leather spine with gilt title. Peach silk moiree covered boards. Top edge green. A Poem In Twelve Books by Milton with a preface by Ackroyd, an introduction by Wain and colour illustrations by Blake. Outer page edges to top right next to spine show slight fade mark. Pictorial slip case is better than very good - couple of scuff marks to one edge. Illustrations are stunning!
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PINOCCHIO
Written by Carlo Collodi. Illustrated by Grahame Baker-Smith.
Stock no. 2129190
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated paper front board. 18 colour illustrations. Very light rubbing to a couple of corners. Pictorial slip case is very good, with a few scuff marks.
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KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF LINCOLNSHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 2129189
Published by Kelly & Co.. 1896. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. Large folding b/w map. 802 pages + 48 pages of advertisements. Book appears to have been rebound, with red/brown cloth tape to spine and edges. Part of original spine has been laid down. Scuffing and marks to covers. Joints have been strengthened with white paper tape. Inscriptions in ink and white name and address label to front endpaper. Foxing and browning throughout. Page chipping to some pages. Fold out map is still present; some edge-creasing and edge tear. A working copy.
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THE ANATOMY OF MELANCHOLY ( 3 VOLUMES)
Written by Robert Burton.
Stock no. 2129188
Published by John C. Nimmo. 1893. Very good condition.

Maroon cloth, gilt titles to spines. What it is with all the kinds, causes, symptoms, prognostics and several cures of it. In three partitions with their several sections, members, and subsections philosophically, medicinally, historically opened and cut up. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening to spines. Some scuffing to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few pencil marks to margins.
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THE COMPLETE WINNIE THE POOH
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2129187
Published by Folio Society. 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

3 volume set comprising: Winnie-the-Pooh, The House at Pooh Corner; The Complete Poems For Christopher Robin. Each volume is a different colour cloth with cream title blocks. Colour illustrations. A little wear along spine edges at top and tail; a few small spots to a couple of spines. Contents are excellent! Contained in original slip case, decorated in gilt to one side. Slip case is scuffed with a few marks and some wear. A handsome set!
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MEIN KAMPF
Written by Adolf Hitler.
Stock no. 2129186
Published by Hurst & Blackett Ltd.. 1939. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title. Two volumes in one. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page browning.
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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by John Tenniel.
Stock no. 2129185
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st thus 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Facsimile of the First edition of 1866. With 42 illustrations by Tenniel. B/w illustrations. Red cloth with gilt title to spine; borders and vignette to front cover. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0333370058. Spine is darkened with a few small marks. Name in ink to verso of half-title page, else contents are excellent. Slip case is very good - faded to 'spine', with a few indentation marks.
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