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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald; Omar Khayyam; A.S. Byatt. Illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat; Stephen Raw.
Stock no. 2126386
Published by Folio Society. 2012. Fine condition.

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam the Astronomer Poet of Persia, Translated into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald with an introduction by Byatt, full page colour illustrations throughout by Puttapipat, Top edge gilt. Blue Nigerian Goatskin spine with gilt title, purple vendome cloth sides. Gilt endpapers. Originally published in 1859. 69 pages. In superb condition. Still with original slip case, which has large pictorial onlay to one side; just a few light marks to edges.

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TENNYSON'S GUINEVERE AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Alfred Tennyson. Illustrated by Florence Harrison.
Stock no. 2126384
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

Deluxe white binding with gilt titles and decorations to spine, gilt illustration to front cover. 24 tissue-guarded tipped-in colour plates, mounted on green card. 12 full-page b/w illustrations and other decorations. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Green pictorial endpapers. Wear to a couple of tiny nicks to cloth at top and tail of spine. Some grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally. Contents page has corner creased. All plates are present and are in gorgeous condition!

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EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2126380
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

De-luxe edition limited to only 350 signed and numbered copies. 15 glorious tipped-in colour plates mounted on vellum, each mount edged with gold. White cloth elaborately decorated with gilt to front cover and spine. Vellum endpapers. Deckled edges. 170 pages. 11.5 x 9". SIGNED by Dulac to verso of a free front endpaper. This is Copy No. 52. Spine and edges are browned. Bump to bottom of spine. Some grubby marks to cloth. Surface paper damage to front pastedown, where it appears that something has been removed (possibly a bookplate). Front endpaper has inscriptions in ink; one crossed out, with tape glue marks, where again it appears that something has been removed. Rear pastedown also has some surface paper damage. Edge tear to margin on one contents page. Some darkening and grubby margin marks to pages. All plates are present and beautifully bright.

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MONARCHS OF MERRIE ENGLAND VOL I (WILLIAM I TO HENRY III)
Written by Roland Carse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2126370
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w text illustrations. 2 colour plates. Heavy wear to covers which are creased vertically and to corners. Tear hole to bottom staple on front cove. Pencil inscriptions to inside front cover. Foxing and page browning.

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MONARCHS OF MERRIE ENGLAND VOL II (EDWARD I TO RICHARD III)
Written by Roland Carse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2126369
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cardwraps. 2 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Chipping and wear to spine and cover edges. Some uneven fading and browning. Creasing. Some foxing.

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MONARCHS OF MERRIE ENGLAND VOL III (HENRY VII TO ELIZABETH)
Written by Roland Carse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2126368
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Humourous Rhymes of Historical Times. Two superb colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Large format, pictorial card wraps. Chipping and wear to spine and cover edges. Some uneven fading and browning. Creasing. Pencil inscriptions to inside front cover. Some foxing.

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MONARCHS OF MERRIE ENGLAND VOL IV (JAMES 1 TO GEORGE V)
Written by Roland Carse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2126367
Published by Alf Cooke Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Humourous Rhymes of Historical Times. Two superb colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Pictorial card wraps. Staples to spine have rusted. Some chipping and wear to spine and cover edges. Foxing and browning to cover and some internal pages. Rear cover has vertical crease.

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RATCATCHER TO SCARLET
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2126366
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth with red titles and fox head vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA
Written by Ernest Hemingway. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe; Raymond Sheppard.
Stock no. 1816359
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1957. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth spine with white title, white paper boards with vignette of old man to front. B/w pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0224602799. Boards slightly bowed and a little marked. Browning to endpapers. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and foxed, browned and grubby.

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AMBUSH OF YOUNG DAYS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126296
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st thus 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New illustrated edition. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, in maroon title box. Vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Crossed out name in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is very browned with a few tears/splits to spine edges; a little loss to top and tail.

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WILD HONEY
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126295
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1962. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A collection of essays telling of the author's life as a writer, countrywoman, lover of the arts, flowers, lore and legend. Skilfully and sympathetically illustrated by Tunnicliffe's engravings. Green cloth. 131 pages. Ex-lib. with markings; front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some browning; ink library marks to spine; a few nicks.

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AMBUSH OF YOUNG DAYS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126291
Published by Faber & Faber. 1943. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Partially erased inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Rear free endpaper has part of margin missing to one side.

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