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THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR (3 VOLUMES)
Written by C.V. Wedgwood.
Stock no. 1819080
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Titles are: The Trial of Charles I; The King's Peace 1637-1641; The King's War 1641-1647. Colour plates. Pictorial cloth with black title label and gilt title to spine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly faded at edges and a little scuffed.

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ALEXANDER THE GREAT
Written by Robin Lane Fox.
Stock no. 1819079
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Includes revisions by the author and a new preface. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt bust portrait to front. Endpapers show map of Alexander's Route. Colour plates. xvi and 588 pages including index. Fourth printing. Light mottling to boards. Contained in publisher's burgundy slipcase in near fine condition.

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LEGENDS OF KING ARTHUR (3 VOLUME SET)
Written by Richard Barber. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 1819078
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Very good condition.

Edited and Introduced by Richard Barber. Three titles: Arthur, The Holy Grail, and Tristan. Green cloth spine, gilt titles. Green pictorial paper boards. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations. Second printing. Corners rubbed. Pictorial boards a little scuffed and marked. Minor foxing to text blocks. Lower rear corner of 'The Holy Grail' is bumped. Contained in publisher's green slipcase with gilt title to one side, also scuffed and unevenly faded.

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THE SPANISH INQUISITION
Written by Henry Kamen.
Stock no. 1819077
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

A Historical Revision. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, gilt and red decoration to front. Brown endpapers show districts of the Spanish Inquisition. Colour plates. Third printing. Minor foxing to text block. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed.

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THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (8 VOLUMES)
Written by Edward Gibbon.
Stock no. 2132468
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Cream paper binding. Red and blue title labels. 8 volumes in two sets i.e. four volumes in each set. Slip cases are very good - a few marks to back of the one - couple of paper edge nicks.

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EMPIRES OF THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST (FOUR VOLUMES)
Written by H.W.F. Saggs; Alan Gardiner; J.M. Cook; O.R. Gurney.
Stock no. 2132467
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Four volume set. Pictorial cloth, gilt. Colour & b/w illustrations. The Babylonians by Saggs; The Egyptians by Gardiner; The Persians by Cook; The Hittites by Gurney. 5th printing. A few knocks to tops of spines. Contents are excellent! Slip case is a little better than very good - some marks and scuffs.

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BYZANTIUM (3 VOLUMES)
Written by John Julius Norwich.
Stock no. 2132466
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

3 volume set. The Early Centuries; The Decline and Fall; The Apogee. Different colour cloths for each volume with black and gilt decorations. Colour plates. 4th printing. A little fading to spines. Contents are excellent!! Slip case is very good - a few marks and small scuffs.

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TRAVELS WITH A DONKEY IN THE CEVENNES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1318705
Published by Folio Society. 14th 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Some evidence of pencil erasure to verso of frontis. Some marks to slipcase.

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DAVID COPPERFIELD
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2132428
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

The Personal History, Adventures, Experiences, and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery (Which He Never Meant to Be Published on Any Account). Burgundy leather spine with black title block and gilt title to spine. Red cloth sides with gilt borders. Top edge gilt. Red ribbon page marker. B/w illustrations. Second printing. Slip case is very good - some marks.

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NICHOLAS NICKLEBY
Written by Charles Dickens; Simon Callow. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2132426
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

With the original illustrations by "PHIZ", introduction by Simon Callow. Burgundy leather spine with black title block to spine and gilt title, red paper boards with gilt border. Top edge gilt. B/w illustrations. xxxix and 835 pages. Red ribbon page marker. Slip case is in very good condition, some marks and a couple of bumps/dents to edges.

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THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Luke Fildes.
Stock no. 2132425
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Burgundy leather spine with black title label, gilt title. Burgundy cloth with gilt borders. With the original illustrations by Fildes. Introduction by Peter Ackroyd. Slip case is very good - some grubby marks.

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BLEAK HOUSE
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2132424
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

Burgundy leather spine with black title block and gilt title. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt borders. Top edge gilt. Burgundy ribbon page marker. B/w illustrations. Slip case is slightly better than very good - some light scuffing.

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