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LES MISERABLES (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Victor Hugo; Norman Denny. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 2140860
Published by Folio Press. 1st thus 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black cloth spine and rear board with purple title block and vignette, gilt title to spine. Beige cloth with black vignette to front. Translated and with an introduction by Norman Denny. Top edge purple. Red ribbon page marker. Purple endpapers. Two-tone full page lithographs. Couple of small knocks to top of spines. Contents are excellent! Some wear to top of spine on Volume I. Slip case is a bit better than very good - some small fraying to cloth at corners.

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ORLANDO THE JUDGE
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2140594
Published by John Murray. 1959. Very good condition in a almost 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. Some foxing, mostly to outer page edges. Child's name and date in pencil crayon to front pastedown. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips/nicks and marks; closed tear to rear panel.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) A CAMPING HOLIDAY
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2140228
Published by Country Life. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

Very large format, approx 14.25" x 10.5". Green pictorial paper boards. Endpapers are b/w footprint design. Colour illustrations throughout. White spine. The first Orlando adventure. SIGNED by author 'With love to Katie' on verso of front endpaper. Spine is browned, with wear. Scuff/score marks to edge of rear cover. Bumping and chipping to corners and cover edges. Foxing and browning to outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE OLD WIVES' TALE
Written by Arnold Bennett. Illustrated by Glynn Boyd Harte.
Stock no. 1323122
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour lithograph illustrations. Brown cloth. Lower page corners of front free-endpaper to page 15 creased. Some slight grubby marks to base and edges of slipcase.

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TALES FROM THE BALLET SWAN LAKE PETROUCHKA
Written by Deryck Lynham. Illustrated by Sylvia Green.
Stock no. 2139965
Published by Sylvan Press. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Colour lithographed illustrations. Some fading and spotting to spine. Bumping and wear along cover edges; some grubby marks. Page corner creasing. Some foxing.

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BUTTERFLIES IN BRITAIN
Written by Richard Chopping. Illustrated by Richard Chopping.
Stock no. 2139942
Published by Penguin. Circa 1947. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 29. Pictorial boards. Spine is browned. Top corners of pages and covers are a bit bumped.

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JANE EYRE
Written by Charlotte Bronte. Illustrated by Anthony Colbert.
Stock no. 2139215
Published by Folio Society. 1966. Very good condition.

Black decorative leather spine. Green boards. Colour lithographs. A few small chips and wear to leather on spine. Some marks to covers. Slip case is almost very good - unevenly faded and worn with some marks.

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UTOPIA
Written by Thomas More. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 1322878
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. Yellow slipcase is lightly scuffed and slightly faded to top edge.

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THERESE RAQUIN
Written by Emile Zola; Leonard Tancock. Illustrated by Janos Kass.
Stock no. 2138355
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 is browned. Page edges are also browned. Slip case is very good - faded to edges.

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LE GRAND MEAULNES: THE LAND OF LOST CONTENT
Written by Henri Alain-Fournier; Katharine Vivian; Patrick Garland. Illustrated by Ian Ribbons.
Stock no. 2138285
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1979. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt title to spine. Translated by Vivian. Introduction by Garland. Lithographs by Ribbons. Spine is browned. Slip case is very good; some chipping to edges; light fading.

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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. 2138281
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition.

Full red open-weave cloth. Two-colour lithographic plates. 273 pages. Spine has faded to light brown. Slip case is almost very good - fading to edges, chip to corner, with loss, some scuffs and marks.

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UNE VIE
Written by Guy De Maupassant. Illustrated by Laszlo Acs.
Stock no. 2138227
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1981. Slightly better than very good condition.

Olive green spine with gilt titles. Decorative yellow boards. Two-tone illustrations. 238 pages. Slip case is good - Tape repair to one edge, which is split completely. Some fading and bumping to edges.

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