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WONDERMENT: THE LISBETH ZWERGER COLLECTION
Written by Theodor Storm; E.T.A. Hoffmann; Oscar Wilde; O. Henry; E. Nesbit; Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger.
Stock no. 1321798
Published by North South Books. 1st 2014. Very good condition.

Six of the world's beloved children's stories: Little Hobbin, The Nutcracker, The Canterville Ghost, The Gift of the Magi, The Deliverers of Their Country, How the Camel Got His Hump. Foreword by Peter Sis. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 170 numbered pages. ISBN: 9780735841871. Spine and corners bumped. Contents fine.

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THE JABBERWOCK CHRISTMAS VOLUME 1905
Written by Brenda Girvin; Sheila E. Braine; Evelyn Everett-Green; Lilian Gask; Gordon Stables; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Paul Hardy; M.V. Wheelhouse; E. Stuart Hardy; et al..
Stock no. 1321770
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1905. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth with gilt title labels. B/w illustrations throughout. 528 pages plus index to Vol 1. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers a bit grubby and marked. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock, some light fingermarks to page margins and some corner tips creased.

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SHORT STORIES
Written by Ernest Hemingway; David Hughes. Illustrated by Ian Beck.
Stock no. 1321727
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Black cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Selected and with an Introduction by David Hughes. Book is fine. Slipcase is slightly scuffed.

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EVENINGS AT HOME IN WORDS OF ONE SYLLABLE
Written by Uncle John.
Stock no. 1321664
Published by Cassell, Petter And Galpin. Circa 1872. Good condition.

Red decorated cloth with gilt titles. 224 pages plus 16 page booklist to rear. 8 chromolithograph plates. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers scuffed and slightly grubby. Inscription in ink and a large label to front pastedown. Foxing to contents. One of the plates is detached with slightly ragged edges.

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SHORT STORIES
Written by Ernest Hemingway; David Hughes. Illustrated by Ian Beck.
Stock no. 2135147
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Selected and with an Introduction by David Hughes. Foxing to outer page edges. Slip case is very good - some foxing/fading and nicks to corners.

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IRISH SHORT STORIES
Written by Frank Delaney; et al. Illustrated by David Rooney.
Stock no. 1321404
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Green decorated cloth with gilt title to spine. Introduced by Delaney. Some light scuff/dust marks to slipcase. A couple of tiny dents to slipcase edges.

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RUSSIAN SHORT STORIES
Written by John Bayley; Alexander Pushkin; Fyodor M. Dostoevsky; Leo Tolstoy; Vladimir Nabokov; et al. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 1321370
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Very good condition.

Red/maroon cloth with gilt title to spine and decorations to covers. Introduced by John Bayley. B/w illustrations. One of the Classic Short Stories series. Third printing. Top front corner is bumped. Minimal scuffing to slipcase.

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SHORT STORIES
Written by Saki; John Letts. Illustrated by Osbert Lancaster.
Stock no. 1321352
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Yellow endpapers. Selected and introduced by Letts. Amusing b/w illustrations. 244 pages. Base of spine is slightly bumped. Contents fine. Slipcase is edge rubbed and a little bumped.

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IRISH SHORT STORIES
Written by Frank Delaney; et al. Illustrated by David Rooney.
Stock no. 1822084
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green decorated cloth with gilt title to spine. Introduced by Delaney. Book in fine condition, contained in slipcase with scuff marks to bottom edge.

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BEYOND THE PALE & OTHER STORIES
Written by William Trevor. Illustrated by Lyndon Hayes.
Stock no. 1821537
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2010. Nearly fine condition.

Short stories selected and introduced by William Trevor. Pictorial cloth boards with silver title to spine. Colour illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE SPY'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by Graham Greene; Hugh Greene; Stella Rimington. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 1320759
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, white titles. B/w illustrations. An anthology edited by Greene and Greene, introduced by Rimington. 260 pages. Binding error in that several page gatherings are loose from the binding. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase.

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LITTLE FOLK'S BEDTIME BOOK
Written by Betty Coombs; et al. Illustrated by Fel.
Stock no. 2134470
Published by Juvenile Productions Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations. First story is 'What Shall I do?' by Coombs. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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