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CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2136432
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Small format. Green cloth. Gilt title to spine. B/w scraperboard illustrations. Spine is unevenly browned/faded. Spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is pretty much torn in two on spine; Top few inches of spine are MISSING; other smaller loss; grubby and browned; torn.

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THE WORKS OF JANE AUSTEN (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Jane Austen. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1823317
Published by Folio Society. 1978. Very good condition.

Blue cloth spines, gilt titles. Decorated boards, each volume a different colour. B/w decorations. Reset edition. Includes Pride and Prejudice; Shorter Works; Sense and Sensibility; Northanger Abbey; Emma; Mansfield Park; Persuasion. Second impression. Spines browned making gilt titles harder to read. Otherwise, books are in a good, clean condition. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is also browned and marked to base.

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GLENCOE & CULLODEN (2 VOLUMES)
Written by John Prebble. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1823081
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Two volumes. Dramatic grey and black pictorial cloth. B/w engravings. Third printing. Spines lightly browned and very slightly cocked. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is very lightly scuffed.

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WESSEX TALES (THREE VOLUMES)
Written by Thomas Hardy. Illustrated by Peter Reddick.
Stock no. 1823080
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Corn dolly motif to each front board. B/w wood engravings. Two On A Tower; The Well-Beloved; A Pair of Blue Eyes. Light scuffing to pale blue title blocks else books are in fine condition, contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed and has some very light uneven fading.

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PORTRAIT OF A VILLAGE
Written by Francis Brett Young. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 2136008
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w wood engravings. Story of Monks Norton in Worcestershire. Some fading to spine; a few marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Foxing and browning; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1822969
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Ronald Blythe. A selection of stories from the original five-volume edition. Blue cloth spine with green title label and gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w wood engravings. Top edge green. A fine copy in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed.

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THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
Written by Mark Twain; Colin Ward. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1822967
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black spine with silver title. Black decorated boards. Introduction by Colin Ward. Wood engravings. Third printing. Board corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
Written by Mark Twain. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1822766
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2016. Fine condition.

Folio Collectables series, issued without a slipcase. Brown cloth with blue titles, vignettes to front and rear cover. 338 pages. Black ribbon bookmark. Top edge brown. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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WILLIAM WORDSWORTH
Written by William Wordsworth; Seamus Heaney. Illustrated by Peter Reddick.
Stock no. 1822555
Published by Folio Society. Fine condition.

No slipcase as issued, glassine wrapper. Introduced & edited by Seamus Heaney. White cloth spine, green & black pictorial boards. Wood engravings. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE FOUR GOSPELS OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST
Written by John Dreyfus; Robert Gibbings. Illustrated by Eric Gill.
Stock no. 1822492
Published by Folio Society; The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st thus 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. According to the Authorized version of The King James I. This facsimile edition printed in 2007 (originally published in 1931 by The Golden Cockerel Press), by Memminger MedienCentrum on Favini feltmarked laid paper and bound by G. Lachenmaier in full goatskin leather with Fabriano Tiziano endleaves. All edges gilt. This edition is Limited to 2750 numbered copies. Contained in solamander case, with gilt title to spine. This edition also includes a thin volume of Essays by Dreyfus & Gibbings. This is copy 1437 of 2750. A fine set contained in publisher's solander case which is lightly bumped at corners, lightly rubbed at lower edges and lightly scratched to rear - these faults are too minor to be seen on photos.

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THE TWELVE CAESARS
Written by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus; Robert Graves. Illustrated by Raymond Hawthorn.
Stock no. 1822470
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Re-Issue. Brick-red cloth with blue and gold decoration. Gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. Eighth printing. Spine lightly faded. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little browned at edges and scuffed.

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THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
Written by Mark Twain; Colin Ward. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1822314
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black spine with silver title. Black decorated boards. Introduction by Colin Ward. Wood engravings. Musty odour present else a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly browned at edges.

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