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THE GREEN LACQUER PAVILION
Written by Helen Beauclerk. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1321789
Published by W. Collins Sons and Co. Ltd.. 5th 1929. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. 9 b/w illustrations plus portrait of the author. 319 pages. 7.75" x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to endpapers and page edges.

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1321783
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1927. Very good condition.

Popular edition. Red cloth stamped in gilt with peacock design. 12 tipped-in colour plates. 8 x 6". Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light spotting to covers. Plates fine.

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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1321762
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Top edge green. Green endpapers. 12 beautiful colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine is slightly bumped and faded with a couple of small foxspots. Green to top edge of textblock is lightly marked white. A few light scuffs to slipcase and a tiny dent to one edge.

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LE TRES RICHES HEURES DE MRS MOLE
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 1321671
Published by Blue Door; Harper Collins Publishers Ltd. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A moving testimonry of the power of love, never meant for publication Ronald Searle produced a Mrs Mole drawing for his wife each time she had a dreaded chemotheraphy session. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007449101. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and ever so slightly grubby.

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THE TWELVE CAESARS
Written by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus; Robert Graves. Illustrated by Raymond Hawthorn.
Stock no. 1822470
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Re-Issue. Brick-red cloth with blue and gold decoration. Gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. Eighth printing. Spine lightly faded. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little browned at edges and scuffed.

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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1822444
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Very good condition.

A reproduction of the 1909 edition. Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Colour plates. Top edge blue. A beautiful book. Sixth printing. Spine is lightly browned. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed to base and lightly bumped at edge.

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POEMS
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1822431
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 236 pages. Spine is faded. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed. Slight musty odour present.

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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1822386
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Very good condition.

Tales from the Thousand and One Nights. White cloth, gilt titles and decoration. Colour plates. Third printing. Spine browned. Contents clean. Contained in gold coloured slipcase which is scuffed with some surface paper loss, bumped at open corners.

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ARTHUR RACKHAM - A LIFE WITH ILLUSTRATION
Written by James Hamilton. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1822330
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. Circa 1995. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 1857936345. 4th printing. Edges of covers lightly rubbed. Rear cover browned and lightly creased, couple of publisher labels. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean.

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BREAKFAST IN PERIGORD
Written by William Russell Flint. Illustrated by William Russell Flint.
Stock no. 1822281
Published by Charles Skilton. 1st 1968. Slightly better than very good condition.

Essays on Various Occasions and in Diverse Moods with favourite quotations decorated and enlivened with 60 illustrations & devices. Large format. Black leather spine with gilt title. White boards with black vignette to front. Top edge gilt. Limited edition of 525 signed and numbered copies. SIGNED by the author to rear. This is copy 147 of 525. A few minor grubby marks to white boards. Contained in publisher's slipcase which has a large bookplate to one side and is lightly shelf scuffed.

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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Debra Mcfarlane.
Stock no. 1822280
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, silver titles. Red title and silver floral and fairy decorations to front cover. Silver fairies decorate the spine. Illustrated endpapers. 12 beautiful tipped-in colour plates. Top edge blue. A reproduction of the text of the 1911 edition with minor emendations. Second printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few light scuff marks.

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ANIMAL FARM: A FAIRY STORY
Written by George Orwell. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1822246
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

A classic, beautifully produced by the Folio Society with marvellous b/w drawings by Blake. Pink pictorial cloth. 104 pages. Spine lightly faded as is common with this title. Else a fine copy. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly browned with a couple of small patches of surface paper loss to one end.

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