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GREAT CARS FORD GT40 THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF 1075
Written by Ray Hutton.
Stock no. 2132935
Published by Porter Press International Ltd. 1st 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9781907085680. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE BLUE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Charles Van Sandwyk.
Stock no. 2132901
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Stunning blue, gold and red pictorial cloth. Dark blue and gold pictorial endpapers. Superb colour plates and b/w illustrations. Second printing. This copy would make a wonderful gift. Contained in a very good slip case that has a few marks and scuffs with some edge wear.

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LES MISERABLES
Written by Victor Hugo; Andre Maurois. Illustrated by Lynd Ward.
Stock no. 2132831
Published by Easton Press. Circa 2004. Fine condition.

Black leather binding with raised bands to spine; gilt title to spine, with other gilt decorations to spine and covers. Silk endpapers and bookmark. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Introduced by Maurois. Translated by Wraxall. Part of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Collector's Edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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RIP VAN WINKLE THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Washington Irving. Illustrated by George Ross.
Stock no. 2132830
Published by Easton Press. Circa 2002. Fine condition.

Black leather binding with raised bands to spine; gilt title to spine, with other gilt decorations to covers and spine. Silk endpapers and bookmark. All edges gilt. Published originally as 'The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Part of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Collector's Edition. B/w illustrations. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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MIDDLE-EARTH FROM SCRIPT TO SCREEN
Written by Daniel Falconer; K.M. Rice.
Stock no. 1819136
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st 2017. Fine condition.

In an effort spanning a decade and undertaken in a distant corner of the world, a team of artists and creative visionaries laboured to bring the unfilmable to the silver screen... Large format. Green pictorial boards. Colour photos and illustrations throughout. 508 pages. ISBN: 9780007544103. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE ISLES OF SCILLY (NN 103)
Written by Rosemary Parslow.
Stock no. 1818978
Published by Collins. Circa 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201506. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
Written by Erich Maria Remarque. Illustrated by John Groth.
Stock no. 2132008
Published by Easton Press. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Green leather binding with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Introduction by Harry Hansen. B/w illustrations. Collector's Edition. Stunning copy! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE ROBERT FELLOWES COLLECTION GRANDS PRIX 1934-1939
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 1818701
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An album comprising more than 300 photographs, most of which have never seen the light of day. Large oblong format. Blue boards, white title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0851840663. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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QUICK SILVER: AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEVELOPMENT OF GERMAN GRAND PRIX RACING CARS 1934-1939
Written by Cameron C. Earl.
Stock no. 1818256
Published by HMSO. 1st thus 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A re-issue in facsimile of B.I.O.S. report No. 1755 Investigation into the development of German Grand Prix Racing Cars between 1934 and 1939 (including a description of the Mercedes World's Land Speed Record contender). New introduction by Karl E. Ludvigsen. Silver boards, red titles. B/w photos and diagrams, some fold-out to rear. 143 pages. ISBN: 0112905501. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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MERCEDES BENZ: THE SUPERCHARGED 8-CYLINDER CARS OF THE 1930S VOLUME 1
Written by Jan Melin.
Stock no. 1818253
Published by Nordbok. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The definitive lists of cars produced, with their vital chassis numbers and all the other information that the author's thirty years of research has turned up. Large format. Tan cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos throughout. 240 pages. ISBN: 9187036002. Spine slightly cocked. A few very minor grubby marks to rear panel of dustwrapper. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE HOLKHAM BIBLE
Written by Michelle P. Brown.
Stock no. 2131381
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Facsimile edition. Large format. Three quarter bound in blue leather, raised bands to spine, gilt decorations to spine. Blue patterned cloth boards with leather onlay to front containing title in red and gilt vignette. All edges gilt. Blue ribbon page marker. Illuminated manuscript. Limited to 1750 numbered copies and 25 lettered copies. Complete with Commentary by Michelle P. Brown which is bound with a blue cloth spine with gilt title and blue paper boards with white title onlay to front. This is Copy No. 3. In original box/case in near fine condition; just a few tiny marks and wear. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE ROMANCE OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Alfred W. Pollard; D'Arthur Malory's Morte. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2131378
Published by Easton Press. 2011. Fine condition.

Large format. Cream leather with raised bands to spine, gilt titles and decorations. Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition, to 400 copies. Adapted by Pollard. Mohawk Superfine eggshell finish paper especially milled by Mohawk Fine Papers, Cohoes, New York. Cowhide leather imported from Italy by Cortina Leathers of New York. Lithography by Falcon Press, Nashville, Tennessee. Custom binding by Kingsport Book, Church Hill, Tennessee. This Easton Press edition reproduces the contents of the original as first published in 19717 by MacMillan and Company, Limited, London. Contains 16 colour plates and other b/w illustrations and plates. All edges gilt. A stunning book. Heavy! This is Copy No. 5, stated on first title page and to original certificate, which is still present and inserted loosely at front. All plates are present and in fine condition. Contained in original clip case which is in slightly better than very good condition; a few small marks. An absolutely stunning edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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