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JIM CLARK LIFE AT TEAM LOTUS
Written by Peter Darley.
Stock no. 2128170
Published by Coterie Press Limited. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Square format.Over 250 b/w photos. 256 pages. ISBN: 9781902351285. Contained in original Limited Edition Slip case that is faded along one edge. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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SURREALISM
Written by Herbert Read; Andre Breton; Hugh Sykes Davies; Paul Eluard; et al.
Stock no. 2128163
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 2nd 1937. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth with black/red title to spine. B/w plates throughout. Bumping along cover edges, with some browning. Bookplate of a previous owner to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with very browned spine; creasing and some tears and chips; loss along a couple of edges; brown paper tape now strengthening wrapper edges to verso.

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TRADITION AND INNOVATION IN FLORENTINE TRECENTO PAINTING: GIOVANNI BONSI TOMMASO DEL MAZZA
Written by Simona Pasquinucci; Barbara Deimling.
Stock no. 2128162
Published by Giunti. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. A Corpus of Florentine Painting. Section VI, Volume VIII. ISBN: 9788809014558. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ELDER CONTEMPORARIES OF BERNARDO DADDI
Written by Richard Offner.
Stock no. 2128161
Published by Giunti Barbera. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. A Corpus of Florentine Painting, Section III, Volume II. ISBN: 9788809200203. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift. Just light wear to a couple of corners where book has pushed through shrink wrap.

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE NESTS AND EGGS OF BRITISH BIRDS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by F.O. Morris.
Stock no. 2128160
Published by John C. Nimmo. 3rd 1892. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles to spines, vignettes to front covers and bottoms of spines. This is the 3rd edition, thoroughly revised and enlarged with many new plates. 248 plates (232 originals & 12 extra plates for this edition). Bumping and wear to spines and corners; some fraying to cloth. Heavy wear to some edges. Names in ink to prelim pages. Some hinges are pulled. Page edges of some pages are unopened. Volume 3 - plates 105 + 106 are detached. Foxing.

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A HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS (6 VOLUMES)
Written by F.O. Morris.
Stock no. 2128141
Published by John C. Nimmo. Circa 1895. Almost very good condition.

6 volumes. Green cloth, gilt vignettes to front cover. Gilt decorations to spine. 365 hand-coloured plates. All volumes have faded from green to brown. Varying degrees of bumping and chipping, with some splits to corners and top and tails of spines. Volume I - Rear Joint has almost broken (very weak)- probably closer to good condition; Volume III - Loose pages - 227-230; Volume IV - Loose pages - again 227-230; Volume VI - Plate page 13 has light mark across uncoloured area. ALL volumes have varying degrees of foxing and margin marks. Inscriptions in ink to front endpapers of all volumes. ALL plates are present and exquisitely hand-coloured!

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FIVE ON A HIKE TOGETHER
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2128068
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, red titles. Orange and black pictorial endpapers. B/w & two-tone illustrations. 192 pages. Light browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped with small amounts of loss; creased; some tape repairs to verso.

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FIVE ON KIRRIN ISLAND AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2128058
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Maroon textured boards, gilt title to spine, dark blue pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis, two-tone illustrations. Reprint in same year as first edition. Frontis and front panel of wrapper still show the telescope the wrong way round! Some fading and marks to covers, browning to outer page edges, else the book is still very good indeed! Wrapper is grubby to rear panel; edge-torn and chipped with a bit of loss and some creasing.

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FIVE GO OFF TO CAMP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2128057
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black titles. Blue illustrated endpapers. Two-tone and b/w illustrations throughout. Bumping to corners. Fading to spine and cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Ink name stamp to half-title page. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with a little loss, one piece to top of rear panel; some creasing. Binding still nice and tight and illustrations are bright.

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FIVE ON A HIKE TOGETHER
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2128055
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, red titles. Orange and black pictorial endpapers. B/w & two-tone illustrations. 192 pages. Bump to base of spine. Small amount of browning to spine. Some foxing. Wrapper is marked with edge-tears and chips, virtually no loss; some creasing.

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REPORTAGE
Written by George Orwell.
Stock no. 2128030
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Five volumes: Homage To Catalonia; Down And Out In Paris And London; Funny But Not Vulgar; The Road To Wigan Pier; My Country Right Or Left. B/w photographic pictorial cloth. B/w photos. Light foxspots to front cover of Funny But Not Vulgar. Very light browning to spines of all volumes. Otherwise contents and covers are fine. Contained in silver pictorial slipcase which is slightly rubbed at edges and has light scuff marks to rear.

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AUTOCOURSE 1978-79
Written by Mike Kettlewell.
Stock no. 1816769
Published by Hazleton Securities. 1978. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A detailed record of the 1978 season. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Foreword by Mario Andretti. ISBN: 0905138058.

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