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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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THE TOAD OF THE REMOVE
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126865
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st thus 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 26. Collectors edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile of The Magnet issues from 1927. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 070300171X. SIGNED by Publisher. This is Copy No. 107. Foxing to outer page edges. Original glassine wrapper is browned to spine, with a bit of edge creasing and a few small nicks to corners. Slip case is browned to edges.
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THE BOXER OF GREYFRIARS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126864
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st thus 1977. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 15. Collectors edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile of The Magnet issue nos. 985-990, 994 + 995 from 1927. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001280. SIGNED by Publisher. This is Copy No. 53. Foxing to outer page edges. Original glassine wrapper is browned to spine; some creasing with tear to top edge of front panel. Slip case has uneven fade marks to edges.
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THE GREYFRIARS FILM STARS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126863
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st thus 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 21. Collectors edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile of Magnet nos. 1100-1107 1929. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001558. SIGNED by Publisher. This is Copy No. 181. Foxing to outer page edges. Original glassine wrapper is browned to spine, with tear; some creasing. Slip case is very good; a bit of bumping.
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THE REMOVE TO THE RESCUE
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126862
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st thus 1983. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 50. Collectors edition limited to 400 copies. Facsimile of The Magnet issue Nos. 41, 42, 99, 108-112 from 1910. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703002473. SIGNED by Publisher. This is Copy No. 175. Original glassine wrapper is browned to spine, with tear hole, but virtually no loss to spine; also creased, mostly to edge. Slip case is very good, couple of fade marks.
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LODER FOR CAPTAIN
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126861
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st thus 1975. Slightly better than very good condition.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 2. Collectors edition limited to 400 copies. Facsimile of The Magnet nos. 923-931. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703000713. SIGNED by Publisher. This is Copy No. 19. Some light wear along cover edges. A few foxspots and small stain to outer page edges. Slip case is worn at corners with uneven fading to edges.
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RUCTIONS AT GREYFRIARS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126813
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Magnet No. 66. Issue Nos. 1237-1243, 1135. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 8 reproductions in faithful facsimile form of the most popular school stories of all time by the world's greatest school story writer. Includes: Widgers on the Warpath, All the Fun of the Fifth, The Boot Boy's Luck, Foes of the Remove, Coker's Football, fever, The Bounder's Blunder, A Brother's sacrifice, Coward's Courage. ISBN: 0703001507. Bumping to spine. Some page edge browning. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.
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