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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1824177
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Top edge green. Green endpapers. 12 beautiful colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine very slightly faded else a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is faded at one open edge and scuffed.

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THE HIGH TOBY
Written by J.B. Priestley. Illustrated by Doris Zinkeisen.
Stock no. 1323616
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1948. Good condition.

Puffin Cut-Out Book No. 5. A play for the Toy Theatre. Contains model theatre, scenes and characters. Spine repaired (covered with black electrical tape). Covers slightly grubby. A few small chips to rear cover. Contents complete.

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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE TEMPEST
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1323422
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

40 tipped in colour plates, tissue guarded. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine. 143 pages. 11 x 8.5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small, light mark to front cover and light scuffing to rear cover. Some light browning and a couple of foxspots to spine. Foxing throughout on text pages. Plates all present and in fine condition.

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CROSSINGS A FAIRY PLAY
Written by Walter De La Mare; C. Armstrong Gibbs. Illustrated by Randolph Schwabe.
Stock no. 1322975
Published by Beaumont Press. 1921. Very good condition.

Limited edition printed on hand-made paper. Grey cloth spine with gilt title. Holly decorated boards. B/w chapter headers. 131 pages, edges untrimmed. This is copy no. 163. Corners bumped. Spine slightly darkened. Contents clean.

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CROSSINGS A FAIRY PLAY
Written by Walter De La Mare.
Stock no. 1322972
Published by W. Collins Sons and Co. Ltd.. 1924. Very good condition.

Music by C. Armstrong Gibbs. Beige cloth spine with gilt title to spine. Pale grey boards. 169 pages, edges untrimmed. Booklist to rear. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Some foxing else contents clean.

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CROSSINGS A FAIRY PLAY
Written by Walter De La Mare; C. Armstrong Gibbs. Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop.
Stock no. 1322941
Published by Alfred A. Knopf. 1st USA 1923. Very good condition.

Music by Gibbs. Blue cloth with gilt titles and vignette. Colour frontis with tissue-guard, b/w plates. 169 pages with slightly ragged edges. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to prelims (frontis effected). A nice copy.

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EVERYMAN & OTHER PLAYS
No author listed. Illustrated by John Austen.
Stock no. 2138768
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1925. Very good condition.

Larger format. Black cloth with gilt titles. Blue, black, gold and white illustrations throughout. Contains: Everyman; The Nativity and The Shepherds' Play. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some scuffs to covers. Page edge browning, with some foxing. A few margin marks. Small inscription in ink to free front endpaper.

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PEER GYNT
Written by Henrik Ibsen. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2138594
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1936. Very good condition.

Peer Gynt is first and foremost a poetic fantasy, although based on a real person who lived Norway c1800. About his exploits, not much more is known than is found in Asbjornsen's book Norwegian Fairy Tales, in which Peer Gynt's chief exploits lie in the direction of fighting and conqueroring trolls. Admirably depicted by the "Goblin Master" in 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Cream and brown pictorial endpapers. 255 pages. This copy has 'Harrap' to spine and J.B. Lippincott Co. to title page. Some light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page edge browning, with some foxing. Mark to top of rear cover. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges; with some margin foxing.

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HASSAN
Written by James Elroy Flecker; Basil Dean. Illustrated by Peter Bucknell.
Stock no. 1322875
Published by Folio Society. 1966. Very good condition.

Introduction by Basil Dean. The Story of Hassan of Bagdad and how he came to make the Golden Journey to Samarkand. A play. Dark blue silk moire binding. Colour plates. Top edge blue. Cloth is slightly dusty and faded to spine. Gold slipcase is scuffed with a few scratch marks.

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UNDER MILK WOOD
Written by Dylan Thomas; Douglas Cleverdon. Illustrated by Ceri Richards.
Stock no. 2138110
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Slightly better than very good 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. Slip case is very good - some grubby marks and light wear.

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THE FIRST FOLIO OF SHAKESPEARE
Written by William Shakespeare.
Stock no. 1823592
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. 2nd 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Norton Facsimile. Based on Folios in the Folger Shakespeare Library Collection. Prepared by Charlton Hinman with an introduction by Peter W.M. Blayney. Large format. Heavy volume. Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories & Tragedies. Published according to the True Original Copies. Leather spine. Pictorial cloth. Second edition. ISBN: 0393039854. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed with one or two minor knocks to edges.

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HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD: PARTS ONE AND TWO
Written by J.K. Rowling; John Tiffany; Jack Thorne.
Stock no. 1322746
Published by Little, Brown. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Special Rehearsal Edition Script. Based on an Original Story By Rowling. A New Play by Jack Thorne. Black boards, gilt titles and vignette. ISBN: 9780751565355. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at edges.

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