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ORLANDO THE JUDGE
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2135099
Published by John Murray. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A marmalade cat who has the strangest adventures - having to be a Judge for instance when he not only looked very handsome in his wig but was also very wise! Oblong format. Brown pictorial boards showing Orlando in his Very Grand Wig. Gorgeous colour and b/w pictures throughout. 30pp. 7.25 x 8.75". ISBN: 0719505917. Wear and some foxing along couple of cover edges. Grubby mark to first page; some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine.

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UTOPIA
Written by Thomas More. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 1321385
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition.

Translated and with an introduction by Paul Turner. Lithograph illustrations by Edward Bawden. Green cloth. Spine faded and slightly rubbed at top and tail. Slipcase is slightly faded at edges with a few small spots.

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BEOWULF
Written by Kevin Crossley-Holland; Bruce Mitchell. Illustrated by Virgil Burnett.
Stock no. 1321384
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1973. Nearly fine condition.

Brown cloth, green vignette to front cover. Green lithographs. Cream slipcase is slightly faded at edges.

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SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT
Written by Keith Harrison. Illustrated by Virgil Burnett.
Stock no. 1321376
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Nearly fine condition.

Green cloth with brown decorations. Lithographs by Burnett. Minimal bumping to spine. Slight bumping to corners of slipcase and a couple of light scuff marks.

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PATHER PANCHALI: SONG OF THE ROAD
Written by Bibhutibhushan Banerji; T.W. Clark; Tarapada Mukherji. Illustrated by Janet Archer.
Stock no. 1321273
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition.

Full red open-weave cloth. Two-colour lithographic plates. 273 pages. Slipcase is very slightly worn at opening edges.

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BUTTERFLIES IN BRITAIN
Written by Richard Chopping. Illustrated by Richard Chopping.
Stock no. 1321264
Published by Penguin. Circa 1947. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 29. Pictorial boards. Slight wear to corners. Contents clean.

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RUPERT BROOKE: SELECTED POEMS
Written by Rupert Brooke; Jon Stallworthy. Illustrated by Ed Kluz.
Stock no. 1822044
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1750 numbered copies. A new selection introduced by Jon Stallworthy. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, patterned paper boards. Colour lithographs and b/w footers. Includes commentary brochure. This is copy 55 of 1750. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with light scuff marks. All contained in original publisher's shipping package.

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LITTLE TIM AND THE BRAVE SEA CAPTAIN
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134788
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour lithographs throughout. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Scuff marks and browning to rear cover. Red mark to front cover. Front joint is partially cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Green crayon to verso of one page (plain page). Margin marks to some pages.

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AUNT LOUISA'S NURSERY FAVOURITE
Written by Aunt Louisa. Illustrated by Kronheim.
Stock no. 2134719
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 24 superb Kronheim plates. Comprising 4 stories: Hey-Diddle-Diddle; Pussy's London Life; Robin's Christmas Eve and Uncle's Farmyard. Some knocks and bumps to cover edges and corners. Small nicks to cloth at top and tail of spine. Marks to covers, including what appears to be a damp stain to rear cover. New endapers. Foxing to pages throughout, but colour illustrations are still lovely and vivid!

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THERESE RAQUIN
Written by Emile Zola; Leonard Tancock. Illustrated by Janos Kass.
Stock no. 1320920
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition.

Dark grey cloth with gilt title to spine. Translated and with an introduction by Leonard Tancock. Lithographs by Kass. Spine bumped and slightly browned. Top corners bumped. Textblock is slightly grubby. Slipcase is worn and slightly browned at edges. Split at top of slipcase spine. Slipcase appears to be 1cm too tall for the book.

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UTOPIA
Written by Thomas More. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 1320780
Published by Folio Society. 1972. Very good condition.

Translated and with an introduction by Paul Turner. Lithograph illustrations by Edward Bawden. Green cloth. Spine is faded and lightly damp(?) stained. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's yellow slipcase which is slightly faded at edges and a little worn at top and tail of opening.

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THE MOONSTONE
Written by Wilkie Collins. Illustrated by Edwin La Dell.
Stock no. 1320586
Published by Folio Society. 1951. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Pale blue textured cloth with gilt title-label to spine. 417 pages. Colour illustrations. Spine bumped. Pale page browning. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with slight loss at base of spine and 1.5" loss at top. Rear panel and spine of wrapper slightly browned. No slipcase, as issued.

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