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TITUS ANDRONICUS (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; Eugene M. Waith.
Stock no. 1822607
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Edited by Eugene M. Waith. Large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in red goatskin leather, red marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in red cloth. Limited Edition of 3750. This is copy 45 of 3750. A fine set in solander box which has a few tiny dints to one edge.

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THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER
No author listed. Illustrated by Albert Durer; Hans Holbein.
Stock no. 1822591
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2004. Nearly fine condition.

The Book of Common Payer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David Pointed at they are to be sung or said in Churches. Ornamented with wood cuts from designs of Albert Durer, Hans Holbein, and others. In imitation of Queen Elizabeth's Book of Christian Prayers. Foreword by Sir Patrick Cormack. Green leather spine with gilt toolings and title, marbled paper sides. B/w woodcuts throughout. Top edge gilt, other edges green. Green ribbon page marker. Still in original shrinkwrap which has a small tear to one side.

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THE GNOSTIC GOSPELS
Written by Marvin Meyer.
Stock no. 1822590
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Nearly fine condition.

The Sacred Writings of the Nag Hammadi Library, The Berlin Gnostic Codex and the Codex Tchacos. Brown leather spine with gilt title to spine. Printed cloth boards. Colour plates. xxviii and 724 pages including index. Top edge brown. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE LUTTRELL PSALTER
Written by Michelle P. Brown.
Stock no. 1822576
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Very large format. Full blue goatskin leather binding with tooled decorations. 5 raised bands to spine. Colour facsimile illuminations throughout. All edges gilt. Limited edition of 1480 copies. Also contains a separate commentary by Michelle P. Brown with blue cloth spine and tile tittle, blue paper boards. All contained in blue solander box. This is copy 314 of 1480. A beautiful set contained in publisher's solander box with a few minor bumps at lower edges.

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HENRY V (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; Gary Taylor.
Stock no. 1822575
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Edited by Gary Taylor. Very large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in blue goatskin leather, blue marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in blue cloth. Limited Edition of 1000 numbered copies. This is copy 45 of 1000. A fine set contained in solander box in almost fine conditon.

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TWELFTH NIGHT OR WHAT YOU WILL (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; Roger Warren; Stanley Wells.
Stock no. 1822574
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Edited by Warren & Wells. Very large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in green goatskin leather, green marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in green cloth. Limited Edition of 3750 numbered copies. This is copy 45 of 3750. A fine set contained in green solander box which has a small bump to lower rear edge.

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TRACTATUS DE HERBIS
Written by Minta Collins; Sandra Raphael.
Stock no. 1822573
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. This facsimile edition has been reproduced from the manuscript Egerton MS 747 in The British Library through digital photography by Laurence Pordes, and printed at The Bath Press, Glasgow, on Phoenix Motion Xenon paper. This edition of 1000 copies has been bound for the members of The Folio Society by Smith Settle of Otley in full goatskin leather, with leather onlays, over bevelled boards, blocked with a design by David Eccles, with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. Contained in a green solander box, with smaller separate 'Commentary' book by Minta Collins containing the list of plants by Sandra Raphael. This is copy 503 of 1000. A fine set contained in solander box which has a small black mark to top front corner and a few light score marks to rear. These faults on the box are very minor and do not show up in photos.

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ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON SELECTED POEMS (THE FOLIO POETS)
Written by Alfred Lord Tennyson; Ruth Padel. Illustrated by Ian Stephens.
Stock no. 1822513
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Green leather spine with gilt title: Tennyson. Introduced by Ruth Padel. Green decorative boards. B/w engravings. Large format. Top edge green. Still in original shrinkwrap which has a few minor holes but is still tight to the book.

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THE FOUR GOSPELS OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST
Written by John Dreyfus; Robert Gibbings. Illustrated by Eric Gill.
Stock no. 1822492
Published by Folio Society; The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st thus 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. According to the Authorized version of The King James I. This facsimile edition printed in 2007 (originally published in 1931 by The Golden Cockerel Press), by Memminger MedienCentrum on Favini feltmarked laid paper and bound by G. Lachenmaier in full goatskin leather with Fabriano Tiziano endleaves. All edges gilt. This edition is Limited to 2750 numbered copies. Contained in solamander case, with gilt title to spine. This edition also includes a thin volume of Essays by Dreyfus & Gibbings. This is copy 1437 of 2750. A fine set contained in publisher's solander case which is lightly bumped at corners, lightly rubbed at lower edges and lightly scratched to rear - these faults are too minor to be seen on photos.

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HENRY IV PART ONE (THE LETTERPRESS SHAKESPEARE)
Written by William Shakespeare; David Bevington.
Stock no. 1822488
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited by David Bevington. Very large format, includes a commentary volume, contained in solander case. Three-quarter bound in blue goatskin leather, blue marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Commentary volume is bound in blue cloth. Limited Edition of 1000. This is copy 45 of 1000. A lovely set contained in publisher's solander case which is a little scuffed/marked to top edge, faint mottling to rear (too faint to show in photos).

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THE HISTORY OF NORTH WALES (2 VOUMES)
Written by William Cathrall.
Stock no. 1822427
Published by J. Gleave And Sons. 1st 1828. Good condition.

Comprising a topographical description of the several counties of Anglesey, Caernarvon, Denbigh, Flint, Merioneth, and Montgomery. To which is prefixed a review of the History of Britain from the Roman period to the Saxon Heptarchy. Interspersed with notes biographical and explanatory. Large format. Two volumes, leather spine & corners, three raised bands to spine, gilt title to label to spine. Marbled paper boards. B/w plates. Volume II binding appears to be a more modern binding than volume I. Both volumes expertly repaired, volume I has contemporary notes bound in at front. Some paper repair also. Address stamp to volume I title page (small). Foxing and dampstaining affecting plates as well as text mainly to volume II. Marbled paper boards of volume I are scuffed. Bindings of both volumes are nice and tight.

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THE BOTANISTS AND MOUNTAIN GUIDES OF SNOWDONIA
Written by Dewi Jones.
Stock no. 1822393
Published by Llygad Gwalch. 2nd 2007. Very good condition.

Second Edition. Bound in full leather, 3 raised bands to spine, gilt title and vignettes to spine. Maps to endpapers. A few colour photos. ISBN: 1845240642. A few light scuff marks to boards and one corner lightly rubbed else a lovely binding. A few grubby marks to prelims. Last section of book (bibliography & index) is poorly cut by binder but this does not affect the text. Pencil tick marks to bibliography. Text block a little grubby. Slight musty odour present.

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