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THE NURSERY ALICE
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by John Tenniel; E. Gertrude Thomson.
Stock no. 1816771
Published by MacMillan Publishers Ltd.; Godfrey Cave. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile edition. Containing 20 enlarged and coloured versions of Tenniel illustrations, with a cover painted by E. Gertrude Thompson, the book was first published in 1890 and produced by Edmund Evans, the leading Victorian colour printer. A delightful introduction for the very young to one of the most celebrated characters in children's literature. 56 numbered pages plus An Easter Greeting and Christmas Greetings to rear. ISBN: 0333273869. Corners lightly rubbed. Ribbon page marker frayed at end. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss.

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BRADSHAW'S JULY 1922 RAILWAY GUIDE
Written by David St John Thomas.
Stock no. 1317556
Published by Guild Publishing. 1986. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A reproduction. Fold out map to end of volume. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 1166 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Wrapper lightly creased at edges.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1941 (FACSIMILE) - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127838
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Enjoy Rupert's rarest and most sought-after adventures with this beautiful facsimile of the 1941 annual, widely considered to be the best ever. Everything from the colour of the ink to the specially selected paper is true to the original, the only difference being the addition of a slipcase to keep this collector's item in perfect condition. ISBN: 1874507112. Small bump to base of spine. COuple of foxspots to rear pastedown/last page of book. Rest of contents are fine! Contained in slip case in very good order; original sticker seal is broken; some light edge-creasing and wear.

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BRITANNIA, VOLUME THE FIRST: OR, AN ILLUSTRATION OF THE KINGDOM OF ENGLAND AND DOMINION OF WALES
Written by John Ogilby. Illustrated by John Ogilby.
Stock no. 2127625
Published by Alexander Duckham & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1939. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. A facsimile reproduction of John Ogilby's work which was first published in 1675. Colour maps. Cream cloth with red title blocks to front cover and spine. Gilt titles. Title box to spine has come off; leaving some red residue. Marks to covers, bumping to corners. Page edge browning, but contents are still very good.

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ST. NICHOLAS A HISTORICAL SURVEY OF A GLAMORGANSHIRE PARISH
Written by Charles F. Shepherd.
Stock no. 1816477
Published by Western Mail And Echo Limited. Circa 1988. Very good condition.

Blue cardwraps with dark blue titles. A facsimile reprint of the 1934 edition with Addendum. B/w photos. 80 pages. Spine faded, a few marks to covers. Contents clean.

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TRACTATUS DE HERBIS
Written by Minta Collins; Sandra Raphael.
Stock no. 2127513
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition.

Large format. This facsimile edition has been reproduced from the manuscript Egeron MS 747 in The British Library through digital photography by Laurence Pordes, and printed at The Bath Press, Glasgow, on Phoneix Motion Xenon paper.This edition of 1000 copies has been bound for the members of The Folio Society by Smith Settle of Otley in full goatskin leather, with leather onlayhs, over bevelled boards, blocked with a design by David Eccles, with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. Contained in a green cloth box, with smaller separate 'Commentary' book. This is Copy No. 45. Only blemish is a small circle of surface paper lifting to copy number page and opposite page. Commentary book is also in fine condition in a near fine box, which has small bump and light mark.

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THE LIFE OF SAINT EDMUND KING & MARTYR
Written by John Lydgate; A.S.G. Edwards.
Stock no. 2127512
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Fine condition.

This facsimile has been reproduced from the manuscript MS Harley 2278 in the British Library through digital photography by Laurence Pordes and has been printed by Cambridge University Press on Furioso paper from the Biberist mill in Switzerland supplied by John Purcell Paper.This edition of 1010 copies, of which 1000 are for sale, has been bound for members of The Folio Society by Smith Settle of Otley, Yorkshire, in full Nigerian goatskin with leather onlays over bevelled boards, blocked with a design by David Eccles, with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano Mill, Italy. Contained in a green cloth box with red title block to spine. Also contained with this edition is 'A Commentary' - in green cloth, with gilt titles to spine. This is Copy No. 35. Slip case is fine. A stunning version. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1940 (FACSIMILE) - RUPERT'S ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127328
Published by Annual Concepts Limited. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Facsimile of the 5th Rupert annual (1940), the first to be issued in full colour throughout. Due to paper rationing during the war this was probably the ONLY annual to be issued that year. Colour 'wrap-around' pictorial boards. ISBN: 1874507015. Foxing to endpapers, prelims, outer page edges and some page margins. Belongs to box is clean.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1949 (FACSIMILE)
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127327
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1999. Fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. A superb reproduction of the last soft-cover annual. Collectors' Limited Edition. ISBN: 1902836170. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Still has original certificate, numbered 02778. Slip case is very good; some scuffing/edge-wear.

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THE GREYFRIARS ADVENTURERS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126936
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 12. Includes Magnet No.s 1588 - 1598 (incl.). Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0703000136. Browning to cover edges. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE GREYFRIARS RIVALS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126934
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 83. Magnet Issues, 898, 904, 935,936,972,980 & 991. Individual stories include: The Schoolboy Sculptor; The Rival Tuckshops; Coker's New Year Resolution; Queer Adventure; Chums Thro' Thick and Thin; Heroes of the Air; The Schoolboy Broadcasters. ISBN: 0703002244. Light browning to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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BUNTER THE VENTRILOQUIST
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126932
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the Magnet. Issue nos. 1311, 1317, 1159, 1328, 1226, 1187, 1188, 1190. From 1930, 1931, 1933. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703000152. Browning to cover edges. A few marks to covers. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and browning.

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