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THE GNOSTIC GOSPELS
Written by Marvin Meyer.
Stock no. 2137846
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 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. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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BRITAIN'S SEA SOLDIERS A RECORD OF THE ROYAL MARINES DURING THE WAR 1914-1919
Written by H.E. Blumberg.
Stock no. 2137724
Published by Swiss & Co.. Circa 1927. Good condition.

Large format. Blue leather spine with gilt title. Gilt crest to front. B/w photos. Colour frontis. 492 pages. 2" split to top of leather spine, with some chipping and wear. Bumping to corners and cover edges; wear. Some damp marking. New endpapers; stuck to original ones. Some surface paper damage and marks to pastedowns/endpapers. No maps. A few joints/hinges are pulled. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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HISTORY OF THE 12TH (THE SUFFOLK) REGIMENT 1685-1913
Written by E.A.H. Webb.
Stock no. 1823663
Published by Spottiswoode & Co.. 1st 1914. Very good condition.

Three-quarters dark burgundy leather binding, gilt title to spine. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt vignette to front. B/w photos, colour plates, b/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. A few minor marks to covers. Text block and endpapers browned. A few minor foxspots present.

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THE FIRST FOLIO OF SHAKESPEARE
Written by William Shakespeare.
Stock no. 1823592
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. 2nd 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Norton Facsimile. Based on Folios in the Folger Shakespeare Library Collection. Prepared by Charlton Hinman with an introduction by Peter W.M. Blayney. Large format. Heavy volume. Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories & Tragedies. Published according to the True Original Copies. Leather spine. Pictorial cloth. Second edition. ISBN: 0393039854. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed with one or two minor knocks to edges.

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BRITISH BATTLES ON LAND AND SEA (3 VOLUMES)
Written by James Grant.
Stock no. 2137641
Published by Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co.. Good condition.

Large format. Maroon leather spines and corners. Brown boards. Gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to covers. Possible that some free front endpapers are missing. Damage along spine/binding edge of ALL frontispieces. Some hinges are pulled. Musty odour to book. Grubby margin marks.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN BERKSHIRE
Written by James Edmund Vincent. Illustrated by Frederick L. Griggs.
Stock no. 2137626
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1931. Almost very good condition.

Pocket edition. Top edge gilt. Full brown calf. Gilt titles. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing to covers; a little chipping to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Brown stain to front pastedown, which also goes through to around about page 18.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN SUSSEX
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by Frederick L. Griggs.
Stock no. 2137625
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Full brown calf, gilt titles. Pocket edition. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing and wear to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and browning.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN NORTH WALES
Written by A.G. Bradley. Illustrated by Joseph Pennell; Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137619
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1923. Almost very good condition.

Pocket edition. Top edge gilt. Full brown calf. Gilt titles. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping, with a little loss to base of spine. Some marks to covers. Browning to pages.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN SHAKESPEARE'S COUNTRY
Written by William Holden Hutton. Illustrated by Edmund H. New.
Stock no. 2137617
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1926. Very good condition.

Pocket edition. Top edge gilt. Full brown calf. Gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some scuffing to cover edges. Page edge browning. A few grubby marks.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN EAST ANGLIA
Written by William A. Dutt. Illustrated by Joseph Pennell.
Stock no. 2137605
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1932. Almost very good condition.

Pocket edition. Brown leather with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Scuffing and wear to covers, especially spine and corners; some chips. Page browning.

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TIME I WAS DEAD: PAGES FROM MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2137496
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode Limited. 1st 1934. Very good condition.

Larger format. Red leather spine with gilt title. Red cloth covers. Limited edition to 100 copies numbered and signed by the author. Colour and b/w plates and illustrations. SIGNED by author to verso of title page. This is Copy No. 23. Some wear to cover edges; a little fading. A couple of grubby, what look like finger marks to rear cover. Foxing and browning to varying degrees throughout the book.

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REGIMENTAL FIRE! THE HONOURABLE ARTILLERY COMPANY OF WORLD WAR II 1939-1945
Written by R.F. Johnson.
Stock no. 2137383
Published by H.A.C.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Leather bound - very dark blue, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. This is a Limited edition. Fold-out maps and b/w photos. This is Copy No. 106 - Presented to Capt. J.F.K. Cheston-Porter. Browning along bottom edge of front cover. Wear to spine. Page edge browning; light foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and chips; some fading and marks.

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