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HASSAN
Written by James Elroy Flecker. Illustrated by Thomas Mackenzie.
Stock no. 1816230
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1924. Almost very good condition.

The story of Hassan of Bagdad and how he came to make the golden journey to Samarkand. Red cloth, gilt. 12 tipped-in colour plates. Spine heavily faded. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some scattered foxing. All plates present, a few with corner creases.

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THE LIFE & DEATH OF SIR JOHN FALSTAFF
Written by William Shakespeare; George Radford. Illustrated by G.B. Galizzi.
Stock no. 1816228
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

Grey cloth. 14 colour plates. Introduction by George Radford. Boards a little grubby and edge-rubbed. All plates present.

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PETER PAN
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Paula Rego.
Stock no. 2125434
Published by Folio Society. 1ST 1992. Fine condition.

Blue cloth, with silver titles and decoration. Unusual style colour plates. Large format. Contained in very good slip case that has some marks.

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OSCAR WILDE: STORIES; PLAYS AND POEMS; ESSAYS AND LETTERS
Written by Oscar Wilde; Merlin Holland. Illustrated by Ian Archie Beck.
Stock no. 2125432
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1995. Fine condition.

Three volumes. Stories, Play & Poems, Essays & Letters. Edited by Holland. Cream cloth, gilt decoration and titles. colour and b/w illustrations by Beck to the Stories volume. Contained in almost very good slip case that has small splits to a couple of edges and 3-4" split to one edge. Also scuffed with some other marks.

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THE QUEEN OF HEARTS AND OTHER PLAYS
Written by Edgar A. Browne. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 1317376
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1919. Very good condition.

Contains: Queen of Hearts; The Frog Prince; Beauty and the Beast; Bluebeard. Beige cloth, brown titles and vignette to front within a yellow oval. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 142 numbered pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing and some fingering to contents.

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ROBIN HOOD A PLAY IN FIVE ACTS
Written by Alfred Noyes.
Stock no. 2125214
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1940. Almost very good condition.

The Laurel and Gold Series. Green cloth with gilt title to spine and series vignette to front cover. Spine is browned and faded. Some marks and uneven browning to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges.

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TOAD OF TOAD HALL
Written by A.A. Milne.
Stock no. 2125182
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Almost very good condition.

A play from Kenneth Grahame's book "The Wind in the Willows". Light blue cloth covers, gilt title to spine and small vignette to front. Spine and cover edges are browned, with some wear. Marks/spotting to covers, with glue to a patch on rear cover. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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RYMES OF ROBYN HOOD
Written by R.B. Dobson; J. Taylor.
Stock no. 2125027
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

An Introduction to the English Outlaw. Card wraps. 14 of the original surviving texts are faithfully reproduced, with accompanying commentary and an additional selection of related poems and play extracts. ISBN: 0862996104.

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THE FORESTERS ROBIN HOOD AND MAID MARIAN
Written by Alfred Lord Tennyson.
Stock no. 1317331
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1892. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 155 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing to endpapers.

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UNDER MILK WOOD
Written by Dylan Thomas. Illustrated by Ceri Richards.
Stock no. 2124475
Published by Folio Society. 5th 2003. Fine condition.

Edited with an introduction by Douglas Cleverdon. A Play for Voices. Purple cloth rear board and spine with gilt title. Grey cloth front board with a lilac leaf design. Light grey endpapers. Lilac two-tone lithographs. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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JENNINGS SOUNDS THE ALARM
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Val Biro.
Stock no. 2124426
Published by David Schutte. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

Seven Plays for Radio. Why is Jennings standing in a puddle wearing only one shoe? Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0952148226.

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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2124270
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1st USA 1908. Almost very good condition.

American Edition. Green cloth spine with gilt titles. Covers are tree leaf silhouettes, with gilt title and square decoration to front. 40 exquisite colour plates mounted on cream paper. Large format. Spine is browned with some mottling. Heavy wear, with some chipping to corners and cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to some page margins. The 40 colour plates are beautiful; fine condition.

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