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OTHELLO
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Tanya Moiseiwitsch.
Stock no. 2128478
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1962. Very good condition.

Burgundy covers, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Spine is faded. Slip case is almost very good - split to one edge; unevenly browned.
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CROSSINGS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Gwendolen Raverat.
Stock no. 2128244
Published by Faber & Faber Ltd.. 1st thus 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Fairy Play. Red cloth with silver title to spine and decoration to front cover. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Small inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Wrapper has some closed tears and chips; grubby marks; some creasing.
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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Graily Hewitt.
Stock no. 2128133
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt decorations. 12 x 9". Rackham's illustrations accompany the full text designed and written out by the well known calligrapher, Graily Hewitt. ISBN: 0297777777. Pale spotting to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears and chips; minimal loss.
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SNICKERTY NICK
Written by Julia Ellsworth Ford; Witter Bynner. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2128075
Published by Moffat, Yard & Co.. 1st USA 1919. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes. Title to front cover is 'Snickerty Nick and the Giant'. 3 colour plates. B/w plates. Marks and wear to cover; cup ring marks to rear cover. Margin marks and foxing throughout. Plate to page 30 has had its end trimmed off and has margin repairs.
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THE RHINEGOLD & THE VALKYRIE
Written by Richard Wagner; Margaret Armour. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2127691
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Trade edition. Brown cloth. Gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. Cream and orange pictorial endpapers. Part of the trilogy of 'The Ring of the Niblung'. With a prelude by Richard Wagner. Translated into English by Margaret Armour. 34 beautiful tipped-in colour plates, covered with captioned tissue-guards. Text in a play format. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading/marks to covers, with scuffing. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, which also has some corner creasing. Light corner crease to frontis, other plates are fine! Some foxing and browning.
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QUALITY STREET
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2127180
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Embossed border. 18 pretty tipped-in colour plates with captioned paper guards. 8.25 x 6.25 inches. 198 pages. Couple of corners are lightly bumped. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. A few light margin marks. All plates present. Wrapper is very browned to spine, with creasing and wear; a few chips and tears; only small amounts of loss.
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THE WASHERWOMAN'S CHILD
Written by Alison Uttley; Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Irene Hawkins.
Stock no. 2126293
Published by Faber & Faber. 3rd 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 8 x 5.25". A three-act play based on Hans Andersen and seven of his fairy tales. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with creasing and tape repairs to verso; foxed to rear panel; some red marks.
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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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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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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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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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