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A DOG DAY
Written by Walter Emanuel. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1816546
Published by William Heinemann. 1914. Very good condition.

New and Cheap Edition. 5.5" x 4.25". Brown cloth spine with cream paper boards with red title and vignette of dog. Full page illustrations by Aldin. A delightful canine diary! Boards lightly rubbed. Browning to contents. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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CHARACTER SKETCHES FROM DICKENS
Written by B.W. Matz; Kate Perugini. Illustrated by Harold Copping.
Stock no. 2127710
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1924. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Compiled, with a foreword by Matz. With an Introduction by Perugini (Charles Dickens' Daughter). 30 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.

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POSTERS BY MAURICE SENDAK
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2127705
Published by The Bodley Head. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Very large format. Pictorial card wraps. A collection of posters designed by Sendak. Introduction also by Sendak. ISBN: 0370310381. Some light corner creasing.

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THE RHINEGOLD & THE VALKYRIE
Written by Richard Wagner; Margaret Armour. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2127691
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Trade edition. Brown cloth. Gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. Cream and orange pictorial endpapers. Part of the trilogy of 'The Ring of the Niblung'. With a prelude by Richard Wagner. Translated into English by Margaret Armour. 34 beautiful tipped-in colour plates, covered with captioned tissue-guards. Text in a play format. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading/marks to covers, with scuffing. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, which also has some corner creasing. Light corner crease to frontis, other plates are fine! Some foxing and browning.

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2127686
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Large format. Russet cloth with gilt title to spine and elaborate peacock and elephant design to front cover. 20 superb colour plates, tipped onto cream card with decorative border and each with a tissue-guard. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some dulling of gilt decorations to front cover and spine. A few marks to covers. Colour plates are fine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and browning to pages internally and outer page edges. Small dent hole to cloth on rear cover.

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1816497
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1938. Almost very good condition.

Hodder & Stoughton's Colour Books. Contents are four stories: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves; The Story of the Magic Horse; Sinbad the Sailor; and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp. Grey cloth with red titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Grey endpapers. 12 colour plates. 222 pages. Spine browned, boards marked. Inscription in ink in belongs to box. Foxing to contents. A musty odour present. All plates present.

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A DISH OF APPLES
Written by Eden Phillpotts. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2127506
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1921. Very good condition.

Contains only 3 coloured plates and 23 b/w drawings, but they are among Rackham's finest. He modelled the apple tree on one which grew outside his barn at Houghton House but it was pushed over by a mischievous cow soon after being drawn! Rose-grey pictorial cloth. Grey/white pictorial endpapers. 77 pages. 8.25 x 6.5". Some light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Odd margin mark. All plates present. Creasing to a couple of tissue guards.

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THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
Written by C.S. Evans. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2127498
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Decorated paper boards. Red cloth spine. Delightful silhouette illustrations throughout. Tipped-in colour frontis plate. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to top and tail of spine; a few small nicks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Colour frontis has been fully pasted in and has multiple creases to corners. Foxing to some pages and outer page edges. Scarce original wrapper is very browned to spine, with tears and chips and creasing; loss to top, middle and bottom of spine; corners; some tape repairs to verso; damp mark along bottom of front panel.

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ANIMAL FARM
Written by George Orwell. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2127489
Published by Folio Society. 13th 1998. Fine condition.

A classic, beautifully produced by the Folio Society with marvellous b/w drawings by Blake. Pink pictorial cloth. 104pp. A Fairy Story. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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THE DECAMERON OF GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Giovanni Boccaccio; Richard Aldington. Illustrated by John Buckland-Wright.
Stock no. 2127443
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1998. Fine condition.

Green cloth with gilt and red titles/decorations. Reset edition, with new binding. Slip case is better than very good, with just a few light marks and small bumps.

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THE WAY OF AN EAGLE
Written by Ethel M. Dell. Illustrated by Edmund Blampied.
Stock no. 2127413
Published by T. Fisher Unwin. 1916. Very good condition.

White cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. Tissue guarded colour plates. 369 pages. Some grubby marks and a bit of browning to covers. Names in ink to verso of front endpaper and to half-title page. Some foxing, mostly to outer page edges. All plates present.

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ZOODIAC
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127389
Published by Pantheon Books. 1st USA 1978. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The signs of the Zodiac in Searle's humourous style. Oblong format. White boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0394500628. A few marks to covers. A little foxing. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; minimal loss; some browning and foxing.

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