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THE WORKS OF JANE AUSTEN (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Jane Austen. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1319998
Published by Folio Society. 7th 1989. Nearly fine condition.

Red cloth spines, gilt titles. Decorated boards. B/w decorations. Reset edition. Includes Pride and Prejudice; Shorter Works; Sense and Sensibility; Northanger Abbey; Emma; Mansfield Park; Persuasion. Minimal bumping to spine and top edge of textblocks are slightly dusty else books themselves super. Red slipcase is worn, dusty to top and has a heavy bump to top corner of opening.

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THE FOLIO GOLDEN TREASURY
Written by James Michie; et al. Illustrated by Simon Brett; et al..
Stock no. 1821049
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good 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. Slight bump to top edge of spine. Some pages have a light top corner crease. Contained in publisher's slipcase in very good condition, a few light scuffs.

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WALDEN
Written by Henry David Thoreau; Colin Ward. Illustrated by Michael Renton.
Stock no. 1821044
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition.

Introduced by Colin Ward. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, pale green paper boards with willow leaf design. Endpapers and top edge yellow. B/w illustrations. Spine faded. Top edge of text block slightly dusty. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's slipcase in almost very good condition, grubby and fading, one inside corner starting to split.

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THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER
Written by Mark Twain; E.L. Doctorow. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1821040
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by E.L. Doctorow. Burgundy cloth spine with gilt title, pictorial burgundy paper boards. Illustrated with wood engravings. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with corners bumped.

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PAN
Written by Knut Hamsun; James W. McFarlane. Illustrated by Fredrik Matheson.
Stock no. 1821031
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

From Lieutenant Thomas Glahn's papers. Translated by McFarlane. Introduction by Peter Forster. B/w illustrations. Blue pictorial cloth with gilt title to spine. Spine lightly browned. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase in very good condition, a little grubby with some fading at edges.

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FOLK TALES OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by Kevin Crossley-Holland. Illustrated by Hannah Firmin.
Stock no. 1319815
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition.

Black cloth spine with green and gilt title label. Pale green decorated boards. Slight rubbing to spine, rubbing some of the title border. Contained in green slipcase which has a light mark to one side.

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ROB ROY
Written by Walter Scott; Allan Massie. Illustrated by George Tute.
Stock no. 1820821
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Allan Massie. Brown cloth spine with gilt title and vignettes. Marbled paper boards. B/w wood engravings. A fine copy in publisher's slipcase which is just slightly scuffed.

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THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
Written by Mark Twain; Colin Ward. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1820785
Published by Folio Society. 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Black spine with silver title. Black decorated boards. Introduction by Colin Ward. Wood engravings. Second printing. Contained in publisher's slipcase in almost fine condition.

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SONGS OF THE WANDERING SCHOLARS
Written by Helen Waddell; Dame F. Corrigan. Illustrated by Joan Freeman.
Stock no. 1820668
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1982. Very good condition.

Edited and with a preface by Dame Felicitas Corrigan. Light brown cloth boards with lilac and silver pattern to top. Silver title to spine. B/w wood engravings. Spine lightly faded with s faint mark to base. Light mark to front board. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is faded at edges and worn at corners with a few small marks.

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LIFE IN PARIS
Written by David Carey. Illustrated by George Cruikshank.
Stock no. 1820497
Published by John Fairburn. 1st 1822. Fair condition.

Comprising the rambles, sprees, and amours, of Dick Wildfire, of Corinthian celebrity, and his Bang-up companion, Squire Jenkins and Captain O'Shuffleton; with the whimsical adventures of the Halibut family; including sketches of variety of other eccentric characters in the French Metropolis. Full calf binding, raised bands to spine and gilt tooling, gilt title in title block. Marbled endpapers. 21 hand coloured plates representing scenes from real life, 22 wood engravings to text. All edges gilt. Front board DETACHED. Spine rubbed. Boards a little scratched but still bright. Free front endpaper part detached from bottom. All plates present and bright, foxing to margins of plates, browning to tissue guards. Contents are tight.

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WANDERING WIND
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1318968
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Hamish Hamilton Reindeer Book. Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine and minimal rubbing at corners. A few tiny foxspots to textblock else contents fine. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed and grubby.

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RAMBLINGS OF A SPORTSMAN-NATURALIST
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1318845
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Drawn mainly from the sporting diaries he kept for many years, BB recalls numerous little adventures afield. A collection of happenings and impressions of the seasons, beautifully enhanced by dramatic b/w wood- engravings throughout. Black boards, gilt lettering to spine. 176 pages. ISBN: 0718118154. Spine slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing and page browning to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased and there is slight evidence of the wrapper having been leant on to write.

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