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THE LORD OF THE RINGS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Ingahild Grathmer; Eric Fraser.
Stock no. 1823013
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Three volumes: The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers; The Return of the King. Reissue Folio edition, with new binding. Green boards, gilt title to spine and decorations. Circular decorations to front covers. Ninth printing. A fine set contained in publisher's slipcase which has minor scuffing.

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THE SILMARILLION
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien. Illustrated by Francis Mosley.
Stock no. 1823012
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Nearly fine condition.

A fantasy. The story of the First Age in Tolkien's world, the ancient drama to which characters in The Lord of the Rings look back, and in whose events some of them, such as Elrond and Galadriel, took part. Blue decorated covers, b/w chapter headings. Third printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Eric Fraser.
Stock no. 1823009
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Printed on Caxon wove paper in orange parchment blocked with a gilt dragon design by Francis Mosley to front. B/w illustrations. Seventh printing. Spine slightly faded (quite usual for this book). Small mark to gilt 'fire' from dragon on front board. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase with very light scuffing.

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REBECCA'S WORLD
Written by Terry Nation. Illustrated by Larry Learmonth.
Stock no. 1321964
Published by Red Fox; Random Century. 1989. Very good condition.

Re-issue. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. 126 pages. ISBN: 0099463903. Minimal rubbing/creasing to cover edges. Minimal page edge browning else contents clean. A super copy.

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A HERO BORN
Written by Jin Yong. Illustrated by Ye Luying.
Stock no. 1321939
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2019. Fine condition.

Jin Yong's action-packed fantasy transports readers deep into China's tumultuous past. This Folio edition of A Hero Born features stunning artwork by Ye Luying and an introduction by Ken Liu. Using the 2018 MacLehose Press translation by Anna Holmwood. Bound in foiled and green printed paper. 384 pages. Frontispiece and 6 colour illustrations, including 2 double-page spreads. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1321906
Published by Collins. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Tales of Narnia. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0001831798. Third impression of the third edition. Spine slightly bumped. Slight evidence of erased pencil marks to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at top edges.

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THE LAST BATTLE
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1321905
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Tales from Narnia. Dark blue boards with gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0001844415. Top of spine is bumped. Evidence of some pencil erasure to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at top edges.

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THE NEVERENDING STORY
Written by Michael Ende. Illustrated by Roswitha Quadflieg.
Stock no. 1321843
Published by Allen Lane. 1st UK 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

First published in German in 1979. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Marble effect endpapers. Full-page illustration of the first letter of each chapter. Green and pink text. A wonderful fantasy story about a magical kingdom. ISBN: 0713915099. Spine slightly bumpe, small mark to top front edge of spine. Faint splash marks to top edge of textblock. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed, faded to spine and has 'new' printed price blotted out on front flap.

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DRAGON RIDER
Written by Cornelia Funke. Illustrated by Cornelia Funke.
Stock no. 2135906
Published by The Chicken House. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Firedrake, a brave young dragon, and his loyal brownie friend Sorrell and a lonely boy called Ben are united as if by destiny. Together they embark on a magical journey to find the place where silver dragons can live in peace forever. Translated by Anthea Bell. Colour folding pop-up map. B/w chapter headers and illustrations. Limited to 500 copies, SIGNED and numbered by the author, in a matching slip case. ISBN: 1904442633. SIGNED by author to title page; this is Number 466. Slip case in excellent order - just some little wear to corners.

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THE LORD OF THE RINGS
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Alan Lee.
Stock no. 2135816
Published by Book Club Associates. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark brown cloth with gilt title to spine and gilt symbol to front cover. All 3 volumes in one. Beautiful full colour plates throughout. Light page edge browning; a few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with fading to spine; small tear hole to spine.

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THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien; Charles Dixon; Sean Deming. Illustrated by David Wenzel.
Stock no. 2135674
Published by Unwin Paperbacks. 1990. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Adapted by Dixon, with Deming. Carefully abridged text. Colour comic strip style format. ISBN: 0044408129. Some light creasing to cover corners. Spine is faded. Page edge browning.

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THE LAST SLICE OF RAINBOW AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Margaret Walty.
Stock no. 2135609
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and Colour illustrations. Stories for younger children. ISBN: 0224022970. Some knocks to spine and corners. Pale page edge browning; a few margin marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with one repaired closed tear; some fading to spine.

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