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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF WALES (NN 66)
Written by William M. Condry.
Stock no. 2132478
Published by Collins. 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Corries, crags and summits, moorlands, mires and conifers, rivers, lakes and marshes, native woodlands, limestone flora, farmlands, villages and estates, the industrial scene and the coast. New Naturalist No. 66. B/w photos. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 0002195682. Fading to spine and edges of book and wrapper. A few chips and small nicks/tears to wrapper.

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KNIGHTS OF GOD TALES & LEGENDS OF THE IRISH SAINTS
Written by Patricia Lynch. Illustrated by Victor Ambrus.
Stock no. 2132477
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some browning to wrapper.

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A STANLEY SPENCER ALMANACK
No author listed. Illustrated by Stanley Spencer.
Stock no. 2132476
Published by Chatto & Windus; The Hogarth Press. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Black cloth spine, gilt title. Marbled/decorated boards. Originally published in 1926, this is a reprint edition with his designs. ISBN: 0701139145. A few marks to spine. Contents are excellent - with no entries from any previous owner.

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A BOOK OF IRELAND
Written by Frank O'Connor.
Stock no. 2132475
Published by Collins. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. Small format. 52 b/w photos. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; some foxing.

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A MOUNTAIN IN TIBET
Written by Charles Allen.
Stock no. 2132474
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0233972811. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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IN EXILE FROM THE LAND OF SNOWS
Written by John F. Avedon.
Stock no. 2132473
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The first full account of the Dalai Lama and Tibet since the Chinese conquest. Light grey cloth spine with black title, dark grey paper boards. Maps to endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718124081. Pale foxing to outer page edges. A little edge-creasing to wrapper, a few tiny nicks.

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SCHOLARS AND GYPSIES AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by Walter Starkie.
Stock no. 2132472
Published by University of California Press. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with black title label to spine, gilt title. Small vignette to front cover. American edition. A few marks to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn with loss to bottom edge of rear panel; top of spine and smaller loss to corners.

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TRESPASSERS ON THE ROOF OF THE WORLD
Written by Peter Hopkirk.
Stock no. 2132471
Published by John Murray. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The opening up of Tibet. ISBN: 0719539382. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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RIDING THE MOUNTAINS DOWN
Written by Bettina Selby.
Stock no. 2132470
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Journey by Bicycle to Kathmandu. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0575034513. Wrapper has some edge-creasing.

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THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (8 VOLUMES)
Written by Edward Gibbon.
Stock no. 2132468
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Cream paper binding. Red and blue title labels. 8 volumes in two sets i.e. four volumes in each set. Slip cases are very good - a few marks to back of the one - couple of paper edge nicks.

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EMPIRES OF THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST (FOUR VOLUMES)
Written by H.W.F. Saggs; Alan Gardiner; J.M. Cook; O.R. Gurney.
Stock no. 2132467
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Four volume set. Pictorial cloth, gilt. Colour & b/w illustrations. The Babylonians by Saggs; The Egyptians by Gardiner; The Persians by Cook; The Hittites by Gurney. 5th printing. A few knocks to tops of spines. Contents are excellent! Slip case is a little better than very good - some marks and scuffs.

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BYZANTIUM (3 VOLUMES)
Written by John Julius Norwich.
Stock no. 2132466
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

3 volume set. The Early Centuries; The Decline and Fall; The Apogee. Different colour cloths for each volume with black and gilt decorations. Colour plates. 4th printing. A little fading to spines. Contents are excellent!! Slip case is very good - a few marks and small scuffs.

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