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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2140157
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. 5th printing. Slip case is a bit better than very good.

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THE COLLECTED MOTOR VERSES OF W. H. CHARNOCK
Written by W.H. Charnock.
Stock no. 1323061
Published by Villiers Publications Ltd. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 103 pages. Spine and corners very slightly rubbed. Pale browning to endpapers and some light foxing to textblock. Yellow dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed, grubby to spine and slightly faded and foxed to rear panel.

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A SHROPSHIRE LAD
Written by A.E. Housman. Illustrated by Piers Browne.
Stock no. 1823890
Published by Ashford Press Publishing. 1st thus 1988. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A Shropshire Lad by A.E. Housman has the same enduring charm of the Persian's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam in that it is a compilation of short poems linked together by mood and theme. Illustrated in full colour. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1852530715. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase also in fine condition - just a few minor scuffs.

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POEMS
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2139470
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 236 pages. Spine is faded. Slip case is very good - some marks and scuffs.

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ANTHEM FOR DOOMED YOUTH
Written by Lyn MacDonald.
Stock no. 2139454
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Poets of the Great War, edited and introduced by MacDonald. Green pictorial cloth. B/w photos. Printed on pale green paper. Slip case is very good - faded to edges.

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RUDYARD KIPLING SELECTED POEMS (THE FOLIO POETS)
Written by Rudyard Kipling; Andrew Lycett. Illustrated by George Tute.
Stock no. 2139450
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited by Lycett with b/w engravings by Tute. Maroon leather spine with gilt title. Pictorial boards. The Folio Poets Series. Top edge maroon. Slip case is very good - some fading to edges.

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THE BOOKMAN CHRISTMAS NUMBER 1930
Written by John Masefield; et al. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Mabel Lucie Attwell; et al..
Stock no. 2139024
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1930. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour plates, b/w photos and illustrations. With Special John Masefield Portfolio. Portfolio is MISSING! Some wear and creasing. Marks to covers. Browning to outer page edges.

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ROGUES IN PORCELAIN
Written by John Austen. Illustrated by John Austen.
Stock no. 2138959
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1st 1924. Almost very good condition.

A miscellany of 18th century poems compiled by Austen. Black cloth spine. Orange paper boards with white title labels. 10 x 6.5". Attractive colour illustrations full-page and text in colour and b/w. 258 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; browning to spine. Scuffing and wear to covers. Grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE LEGEND OF SIGURD AND GUDRUN
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien.
Stock no. 2138822
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2009. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Published posthumously, edited by Christopher Tolkien. Tolkien's own version of the great legend of Northern antiquity, in two closely related poems: The New Lay of the Volsungs and The New Lay of Gudrun. Brown paper boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. 377 pages. ISBN: 9780007317233. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.

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THE FOLIO GOLDEN TREASURY
Written by James Michie; et al. Illustrated by Simon Brett; et al..
Stock no. 1322897
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Leather spine with gilt titles. The Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in English Language chosen and introduced by James Michie. Illustrated with Wood Engravings by various artists selected by Simon Brett. Book is fine. Scuffing to slipcase.

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SHAKESPEARE'S SONNETS
Written by William Shakespeare.
Stock no. 2138390
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition.

Decorative red cloth, gilt. Spine is faded. A few marks to covers. Slip case is better than very good - some edge wear.

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POETIC GEMS
Written by William McGonagall. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2138286
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Foreword by Spike Milligan. Pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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