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TALES OF TROY AND GREECE
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 2124061
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1933. Very good condition.

New Impression. Pink leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine. Marbled endpapers and outer page edges. 17 illustrations by Ford, and a map. Spine is browned. Wear to corners. A few marks to covers. Circular bookplate to front pastedown. Contents are excellent.

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MODERN PRACTICAL FARRIERY
Written by W.J. Miles; J.I. Lupton. Illustrated by Benjamin Herring.
Stock no. 2123937
Published by William Mackenzie. Circa 1880. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, with gilt title. A complete guide to all that relates to the horse. Its history, varieties, and uses - breaking, training, feeding, stabling, and grooming - how to buy, keep and treat a horse in health and disease, etc. Complete System of the Veterinary Art, as at present practised at the Royal Veterinary College, London. With numerous illustrations and a series of anatomical plates, engraved from original drawings from nature by Herring. To which is added an Essay on the diseases and management of cattle, sheep, and Pigs by Lupton. 12 colour plates and frontis. Covers are heavily marked with some scuffing. Damage to spine, which may have been partially repaired; split all the way down front edge, which appears to have been re-glued. Joints are cracked. Foxing and some grubby margin marks. Damp marking to top of some page margins.

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MOTHER GOOSE OR THE OLD NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2123902
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1956. Good condition.

Beige leather with gilt titles and borders. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans Ltd. Spine is worn and faded; bottom 3" are split, small piece of loss to base. A few marks to covers. Printers code is: 368.456.

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THE COMPLETE ANGLER, OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION
Written by Izaak Walton; Charles Cotton; Edward Jesse.
Stock no. 1814801
Published by Henry G. Bohn. 1861. Almost very good condition.

Edited by Edward Jesse. Full blue leather binding with gilt borders to sides, raised bands to spine with elaborate gilt tooling , red title block with gilt title. Marbled endpapers and text block. 203 Wood engravings. 2 volumes in 1 with b/w frontis to both volumes. Boards scuffed and marked. Joints worn, leather starting to crack at joints. Small label stuck to front pastedown. Inscriptions in ink to first blank page. Newspaper cutting re: a bust of Izaak Walton dated 1878 tipped in to rear . A few grubby marks to margins. Some browning. A few pencil annotations. Leather binding is fragile but holding.

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THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS
Written by Thomas Ingoldsby. Illustrated by George Cruikshank; John Leech; et al..
Stock no. 1208862
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st thus 1892. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Albion Edition. Full brown tree calf binding. Gilt titles, decorations and raised bands to spine. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 520 pages. A beautiful binding just slightly rubbed at top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to first blank page. Occasional light foxspots to contents.

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HISTORY, TOPOGRAPHY AND DIRECTORY OF HEREFORDSHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123531
Published by William Bailey. 1858. Fair condition.

To Which is Prefixed an Abridgement of the Early History of England, From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Invasion of the Danes in 832. With an Account of the Seventeen States into Which England Including Wales was Divided at the Invasion of the Romans. A List of the Kings of England from Julius Caesar to the Departure of the Romans and from Their Departure to the Introduction of the Saxons by Vortigern; Also an Account of the Heptarchy and of the Idols Worshipped by the Saxons. Useful and Correct Genealogical Tables of the Sovereigns of England from Egbert to Victoria. xxvii + 350 pages + one page of advertisements. Leather spine and corners and marbled boards. Covers are heavily scuffed ad worn. Corners are bumped. Map to start of book is torn out, with large loss. Dampstaining to pages. Joints are repaired. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A reading copy.

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LEGENDS OF THE GRAIL
Written by Richard Barber. Illustrated by Simon Brett.
Stock no. 1814354
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

Leather spine with gilt title, green, black & gilt sides with blocked design. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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LIVES OF THE LATER CAESARS
Written by Anthony R. Birley. Illustrated by Sue Scullard.
Stock no. 1814347
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Grey patterned textured cloth. B/w wood engravings. xxxvii and 583 pages including index. Top edge silver. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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HISTORY OF WESTERN SCIENCE
Written by John Gribbin.
Stock no. 1814344
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

1543-2001. Blue leather spine with gilt title, illustrated boards. Top edge gilt. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's navy blue slipcase which is slightly scuffed and is bumped at open edges, one corner a little split.

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DEEDS THAT WON THE EMPIRE: HISTORIC BATTLE SCENES
Written by W.H. Fitchett.
Stock no. 1814285
Published by John Murray. 1st 1914. Very good condition.

Blue leather binding, gilt tooling to borders. Raised bands to spine, red title block and gilt title to spine. Blue marbled endpapers and text block. B/w plates. Leather spine faded and worn. Huntingdon Grammer School crest in gilt to front board and also prize plate to front pastedown. A few scattered foxspots. A nice, tight binding.

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FASTI HEREFORDENSES AND OTHER ANTIQUARIAN MEMORIALS OF HEREFORD
Written by Francis T. Havergal. Illustrated by G.C. Haddon.
Stock no. 2123314
1869. Good condition.

Large format. Brown leather cloth with raised bands to spine and gilt titles, blind patterns to covers. Heavy bumping and wear to corners. Some scuffing and marks. Damp marks to bottom edges of a few pages. Some foxing.

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OBSERVATIONS ON THE COASTS OF HAMPSHIRE, SUSSEX, AND KENT
Written by William Gilpin.
Stock no. 2123312
Published by T. Cadell and W. Davies. 1804. Almost very good condition.

Brown marbled leather binding. Red title label to spine, with gilt title. Relative Chiefly To Picturesque Beauty: Made In The Summer of The Year 1774. Plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners and cover edges. Scuffing to covers; some chipping. Front joint is a bit cracked. What looks like original receipt pasted to free front endpaper. Some page browning and light foxing.

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