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THE SHOOTING MAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB; Duff Hart-Davis. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1321492
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A companion volume to BB's "Fisherman's Bedside Book", illustrated throughout with numerous woodcuts. Burgundy boards, silver title to spine. Introduction by Duff Hart-Davis. ISBN: 9781873674666. Some light rubbing to dustwrapper.

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THE FOUR GOSPELS OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST
Written by John Dreyfus; Robert Gibbings. Illustrated by Eric Gill.
Stock no. 1822041
Published by Folio Society; The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st thus 2007. Fine 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 1066. A beatuiful set contained in the original cardboard packaging from Folio Society.

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THE FOLIO GOLDEN TREASURY
Written by James Michie; et al. Illustrated by Simon Brett; et al..
Stock no. 1821955
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 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. Minor yellow marks to base of text block else a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1821946
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 contained in publisher's slipcase which is very lightly scuffed.

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THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER AND THREE OTHER POEMS
Written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1320970
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2010. Nearly fine condition.

A special edition limited to 1,000 copies. With a three quarter vellum binding blocked in 22 carat-gold, paper sides blocked in four shades of foil on front. Includes an original engraving printed from the wood block signed and numbered by the illustrator. Top edge gilt. Colour tipped-in plates. Contained in publisher's solander box bound in cloth with a beautifully lettered spine label. Large format. This is copy no. 114. Tiny light crease to top right corner tip of original engraving is very slightly creased (just where it has been tipped in). Corner tips of box are very slightly bumped. A super copy. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE EXPEDITION OF HUMPHRY CLINKER
Written by Tobias Smollett; John Sutherland. Illustrated by Derrick Harris.
Stock no. 1821467
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2018. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by John Sutherland. Blue cloth boards, black blocked design with gilt title block and black title. Blue, black & white wood engravings. A fine copy in a very good slipcase with a small split to one edge.

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THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
Written by Mark Twain. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 1821394
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Nearly 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. A lovely copy.

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THE YOUNG KING AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by John Gaastra.
Stock no. 1320574
Published by Folio Society. 1953. Almost very good condition.

A complete edition of Wilde's fairy tales written without condescension, and having all the grace and innocence of childhood. Maroon spine with gilt titles, b/w patterned boards. 9 stories. Illustrated with wood engravings. 156 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Fading/browning to 1.5" of spine and covers. Endpapers browned.

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POEMS
Written by P.B. Shelley; Richard Church. Illustrated by John Buckland-Wright.
Stock no. 1821307
Published by Folio Press; J.M. Dent. 1st thus 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Selected and Introduced by Church. Wood engravings by Buckland-Wright. Not issued with a Slip Case. Brown cloth with gilt title and decorations. ISBN: 0460041401. Minor mark to front board. Light bobbling of clear dustwrapper to spine. Dustwrapper flaps are card with print. Light browning to prelims and last few pages.

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BIRD POEMS
Written by John Clare. Illustrated by Thomas Bewick.
Stock no. 1320492
Published by Folio Society. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

Light blue leather spine. Beige cloth. B/w wood engravings of birds by Bewick. Spine slightly browned. Contained in publisher's cream slipcase which is very slightly worn and grubby.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford; Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1821105
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good 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. Spine lightly browned. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is faded on one end and lightly scuffed.

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THE MILL ON THE FLOSS
Written by George Eliot; Bel Mooney. Illustrated by Alyson MacNeill.
Stock no. 1320130
Published by Folio Society. 1986. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt decorations. Introduced by Bel Mooney. Wood-engravings by MacNeill. Spine is slightly bumped, there is some slight browning to spine. Blue publisher's slipcase is slightly faded at top edges and a little worn at opening corners.

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