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THE RISE AND FALL OF ATHENS
Written by Plutarch; Ian Scott-Kilvert. Illustrated by Raymond Hawthorn.
Stock no. 1322893
Published by Folio Society. 1967. Very good condition.

Translated with an introduction and commentary by Scott-Kilvert. Green cloth with gilt title and vignettes. B/w wood engravings. Minimal bumping to spine. Slipcase is edge rubbed and scuffed at base.

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GREECE
Written by J.A. McClymont. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137137
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1906. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Navy blue pictorial cloth showing Greek ships. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. Booklist to rear with latest books listed first published in 1906. Possible first variation or very early reprint going from the books listed to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Base of spine is damaged; chipped with some fraying and a little loss of cloth. Scuffing to covers. Joints are pulled. Some light foxing. A little browning to plates.

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GREECE
Written by J.A. McClymont. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137015
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st thus 1924. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book Popular Series. Blue cloth. 32 colour plates. Spine is faded and bumped; a few marks. Page browning. Foxing heaviest to outer page edges, but some to pages internally. All plates present.

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THE GLORY THAT WAS GREECE
Written by J.C. Stobart.
Stock no. 1823335
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 2nd 1915. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations, 91 b/w and a few colour plates. 2nd edition revised. Spine lightly faded, gilt titles still bright. Foxing to text block and some foxing to contents. Hinges lightly pulled, binding is tight.

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THESEUS - GOLDEN TALES OF GREECE
Written by Compton Mackenzie. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1318527
Published by Aldus Books. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, gilt title to spine. Dramatic colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 049000251X. Some slight browning to cover edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is creased and slightly edge rubbed.

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VACATION DAYS IN GREECE
Written by Rufus B. Richardson.
Stock no. 2131575
Published by Smith, Elder & Co.. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine is browned. One front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing.

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THE HEROES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1807921
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1929. Good condition.

Greek fairy tales illustrated with exquisite colour plates plus b/w drawings, both text and full-page. Green pictorial cloth. Red/white pictorial endpapers. 248pp. 8.25 x 6.5". Spine browned, boards marked and damp stained. Spine & corners worn. Scattered foxing.

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BIRDING IN LESBOS
Written by Richard Brooks.
Stock no. 595001
Published by Brookside Publishing. 1st 1995. Fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 0952724901.

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GREEK GEOMETRIC ART
Written by Bernhard Schweitzer.
Stock no. 613060
Published by Phaidon. 1st 1971. Slightly better than good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. 352 pages. B/w plates. ISBN: 0714814113. Ex-lib. Contents very good but endpapers a little grubby with remains of library bookplates.

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CATALOGUS FAUNAE GRAECIAE
Written by W. Bauer; et al.
Stock no. 696749
1st 1969. Almost very good condition.

Pars II Aves. Text in German. Cream card wraps. Front joint split. Covers in protective film. Some pencil ticks to contents.

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PETER PARLEY'S TALES ABOUT GREECE
Written by Peter Parley.
Stock no. 713508
Published by T. Allman. Almost very good condition.

Small format, 4.75 x 3.75". Brown embossed cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine. B/w frontis and illustration to title page. 184 pages. Corners bumped, spine worn at top and tail. Small mark to front cover. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Contents clean.

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