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THE DOROTHY L. SAYERS MYSTERIES COLLECTION (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Dorothy L. Sayers. Illustrated by Natacha Ledwidge.
Stock no. 2128040
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

Four titles: Whose Body?; Unnatural Death; Five Red Herrings; Busman's Honeymoon. Turquoise pictorial cloth, black and gold title to spines. Full-page b/w illustrations. A fine set of this scarce collection. Contained in matching turquoise pictorial slipcase which has just a few faint marks.

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A TREASURY OF MARK TWAIN
Written by Mark Twain. Illustrated by Rod Waters.
Stock no. 2128039
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition.

Silver/grey pictorial boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Grey endpapers. 266 pages. Contained in grey slipcase which is slightly marked on the base.

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COUSIN PONS
Written by Honore De Balzac; Herbert J. Hunt. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2128038
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1984. Nearly fine condition.

Translated and with an introduction by Hunt. Grey pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Two-tone full page illustrations. 320 pages. A few very faint foxspots to spine else a fine copy in dark blue slipcase which has slightly rubbed corners.

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THE COMPLETE MISS MARPLE SHORT STORIES
Written by Agatha Christie. Illustrated by Christopher Brown.
Stock no. 2128036
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Fine condition.

First story The Tuesday Night Club. Brown cloth, white title to spine. Picture of Miss Marple on spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. The merest hint of rubbing at lower corners. Contained in light brown pictorial slipcase.

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CRIME STORIES FROM THE 'STRAND'
Written by Geraldine Beare; H.R.F. Keating. Illustrated by David Eccles.
Stock no. 2128033
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1991. Nearly fine condition.

Selected by Geraldine Beare with an Introduction by H.R.F. Keating. Lilac pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Top edge maroon. Rear cover has a few faint marks. Contained in gold slipcase which is slightly rubbed at corners and has a few faint marks.

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THE AMBASSADORS
Written by Henry James. Illustrated by Philip Bannister.
Stock no. 2128032
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

A novel. Yellow pictorial cloth. Full page colour illustrations. 381 pages. In black slipcase which has a few light scuff marks.

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NO MAN IS AN ISLAND
Written by John Donne; Rivers Scott.
Stock no. 2128031
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

A selection from the prose of John Donne, selected, edited and introduced by Rivers Scott. White paper boards with black text. Lilac endpapers with repeating pattern. B/w illustrations. 6th printing. Contained in fine, lilac-patterned slipcase.

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THE COMPLETE HERCULE POIROT SHORT STORIES
Written by Agatha Christie. Illustrated by Christopher Brown.
Stock no. 2128029
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Three volumes. Blue, grey and peach cloth respectively. B/w illustrations. Very light fox spots and sunning to spine of volume 1. The merest hint of running to corners else a fine set in light brown pictorial slipcase which has a couple of light indentations to lower edge.

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A PASSAGE TO INDIA
Written by E.M. Forster; Michael Holroyd. Illustrated by Ian Ribbons.
Stock no. 2128024
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Nearly fine condition.

A novel based on Forster's experiences in India. Introduction by Holroyd. Light brown pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Two-tone illustrations. Faint mark to top and tail of spine else a fine copy in slightly marked cream slipcase.

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THE DIARY OF A NOBODY
Written by George Grossmith; Weedon Grossmith. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 2128023
Published by Folio Society. 1970. Very good condition.

Bright yellow pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. 2nd impression. Spine slightly browned with a couple of light marks. Contents fine. Contained in grey slipcase which has a small mark at base and is slightly worn at corners.

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THE TOWERS OF TREBIZOND
Written by Rose Macaulay. Illustrated by Natacha Ledwidge.
Stock no. 2128022
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Printed on gorgeous wove paper, at The Bath Press. With an introduction by Joanna Trollope. A fine copy in fine blue slipcase.

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THE ARTS IN BRITAIN IN WORLD WAR I
Written by John Ferguson.
Stock no. 1317547
Published by Stainer & Bell Ltd.. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Includes art, poetry, literature and more. ISBN: 085249548X. Light foxing to endpapers else a fine copy in dustwrapper which has light scuff marks and small nick at lower edge of front panel.

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