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cover of The Roadmender By Michael Fairless.

The Roadmender By Michael Fairless.

by FAIRLESS, Michael [ Pseud. BARBER, Margaret Fairless 1869-1901 ] .

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London: Philip Lee Warner Publisher To The Medici Society Limited At VII Grafton St., London And At DCCLV Boylston Street Boston U.S.A. MCMXX ( 1920 ) . 0. "First published 1902. Reprinted in the Riccardi Press Books 1920". One of only 12 copies bound in vellum. 9.25" x 6.52 x 0.75". pp.ix./pp.107/[4pp. - Colophon] . Vellum yellowed and lightly… Read more
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cover of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Presented by Willy Pogany.

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Presented by Willy Pogany.

by FitzGerald, Edward 1809-1883 / Pogany, Willy 1882-1955.

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London: George G. Harrap & Co., [ c.1909 ] . 0. A good red suede (reverse calf) leather binding with yapp edges. 10.25" x 8.00" x 0.75" [102pp.] . Blind stamp decoration and titles to front cover and spine. Edges rubbed and front cover faded. Two small worm holes to top of spine. Top page edges gilt, other… Read more
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cover of Will Goldston's Exclusive Magical Secrets. "Copyrighted throughout the world.".

Will Goldston's Exclusive Magical Secrets. "Copyrighted throughout the world.".

by GOLDSTON, William (1877-1948) .

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London: The Magician, Ltd., Robin Hood Yard [ 1912 ] . 0. Limited edition No. 439 (of 1000) . 4to. pp.506. 10" x 7.25" x 2.00". A very good binding with working lock and key. Original maroon leather boards with gilt titles. Professionally rebacked with matching maroon calf and recent gilt titles. Original illustrated endpapers. Blue ink stamp to… Read more
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cover of Mr. Pickwick. Illustrated in Colour by Frank Reynolds. RI .

Mr. Pickwick. Illustrated in Colour by Frank Reynolds. RI .

by DICKENS, Charles 1812-1870 / REYNOLDS, Frank 1876-1953 .

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London: Hodder & Stoughton, [ c. 1910 ] . 0. Signed limited edition. Deluxe vellum binding. Large 4to. 12.5" x 10.25" x 1.75". pp.xv./[1p.]/pp.174/[1p. - Colophon] + 25 coloured plates with captioned tissue guards. Yellowed vellum with bright gilt titles: "Mr. Pickwick Pages from The Pickwick Papers With Illustrations by Frank Reynolds R.I." Silk tye absent. Edges lighlty rubbed.… Read more
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cover of The Ingoldsby  Legends or Mirth And Marvels With Twenty Illustrations On Steel By Cruikshank, Leech, And Barham.

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London: Macmillan And Co., Limited St martin's Street, 1926 . 0. A very good full leather binding by 'Bickers & Son'. 8vo. 7.25" x 5.0" x 1.25". pp.xvi./pp.546 Polished tree calf binding, with only light edge wear. Gilt crest (Felsted School) to front board. Spine with 5 raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and red title label. Marbled page… Read more
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cover of Lyrics Of Ben Jonson Beaumont  And Fletcher. Edited By John Masefield. [ The Chapbooks IV ] .

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London: E. Grant Richards , 1906 . 0. A very good original vellum binding over thin boards. 5.0" x 3.5" x 0.75". Yapp leading edges and two leather ties to each cover. Smooth spine with black titles: "Lyrics Of Ben Jonson Beaumont And Fletcher / The Chapbooks". Top page edges gilt, other page edges deckled. Light toning to… Read more
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cover of Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam. Rendered Into English Verse By Edward FitzGerald.  With Illustrations By Edmund Dulac..

Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam. Rendered Into English Verse By Edward FitzGerald. With Illustrations By Edmund Dulac..

by FITZGERALD, Edward (1809-1883) / DULAC, Edmund (1882-1953) .

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London: Hodder And Stoughton, [no date - c. 1909] . 0. First edition in the publisher's original cream cloth binding, and original box. 4to. 28.6cm x 22.8cm x 3.5cm. . Unpaginated, bordered pages, plus 20 tipped-in coloured plates by Edmund Dulac, each with a captioned tissue guard. Clean text throughout, only printed on one side of each leaf (except for… Read more
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cover of The Bijou Shakespeare, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Illustrated. In Six Volumes .

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London: Collins' Clear-Type Press, [c. 1900 ] . 0. A very good six volume set. Maroon morocco over thin boards. Bright gilt titles to front board. Spine with gilt decoration and volume number. Original maroon endpapers. No other marks or ownership details. Clean text illustrated with black & white pictures, VG. .
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cover of Happier Days. Signed Limited Edition .

Happier Days. Signed Limited Edition .

by BENN, Ernest .

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London: Editions De Luxe Limited The Collector's Book Club, Catalogue No. 28 , 1949 . 0. Autographed Limited de Luxe Edition; No.10 . pp.222 . A very good full morocco binding. Gilt decoration to front cover. Gilt titles and similar decoration to spine. Marbled endpapers . Dedication to verso of the front board dated 1950. Author's signature to Limited Edition… Read more
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cover of Lay Morals And Other Papers By Robert Louis Stevenson .

Lay Morals And Other Papers By Robert Louis Stevenson .

by STEVENSON, Robert Louis .

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1911 . 0. A very good full "Bumpus binding." pp.viii./pp.320. Polished green calf with gilt fillet border. Spine dulled with 5 raised bands, gilt titles and publication date. All page edges bright gilt. Inner gilt turn-ins, with gilt binder's stamp: "Bumpus Ltd. Oxford St. W." Full-page presentation label from Heathfield School to "G. Le. Bas",… Read more
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cover of Echoes Of Old Florence : Her Palaces And Those Who Have Lived In Them. By Leader Scott. Second Edition. With A New Chapter.

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Florence : Flor & Findel 24, Lungarno Acciaioli MDCCCCI [1901] . 0. A very good original full vellum binding. pp.VIII/pp.259 + 8 sepia photographs. White vellum over bevelled boards with bright gilt decoration and titles. Edges lightly rubbed and corners lightly bumped. Some rubbing to the gilt decoration, but most intact - A lovely looking book!. Spin with elaborate gilt… Read more
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cover of The Services Of The Barons Of The Cinque Ports At The Coronations Of The Kings And Queens Of England , Within The Abbey Church Of Westminster .

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Lewes (Sussex): Printed for The Sussex Archaeological Society, by Farncombe & Co. Ltd., 1901 . 0. A very good full vellum binding. [6pp.]/pp.10/pp.178-210 (Appendix) + one hand coloured engraving. 9.0" x 6.0" x 0.25". Gilt title to front board. Boards soiled and bumped. Inner gilt dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Handwritten dedication to front free-endpaper: To The Duke of Norfolk… Read more
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cover of Links with The Past:  A Brief Chronicle of the Public the Service of a Notable Institution. By A. F. Shepherd With Reproductions From Old Prints & Photographs & Illustrations By E. Coffin .

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London: Published by The Eagle And British Dominions Insurance Co., Ltd. at british Dominions House, Royal Exchange Avenue, MCMXVII [1917 ] . 0. A very good copy with bright gilt decoration. 6.75" x 4.25" x 0.75". pp.xi/[1p.]/pp.297/[2pp. - Colophon] . Blue calf over thin card covers. Bright gilt decorated front cover and spine. Edges and corners rubbed and bumped. Top… Read more
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cover of A Present For A Little Boy. Originated London 1797 / A Present For A Little Girl. Originated London 1797

A Present For A Little Boy. Originated London 1797 / A Present For A Little Girl. Originated London 1797

by [DARTON, William 1755-1819] / Norman-Stahli, Ernest.

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Pratts Bottom, Kent : Norman-Stahli, 1969 . 0. Two titles bound together in a very good full leather binding. [54pp.]/[50pp.] 16.5cm x 11cm x 1.8cm. Tan full calf bindings, with blind stamp decorated corners. Smooth spine with gilt title: A Present For A Little Boy And Girl". Clean endpapers. No marks or previous ownership details. A Present For A… Read more
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cover of The Amber Bead: R. Herrick / The Ant In Amber; Anon. Calligraphy and binding by John Woodcock, Kerry, 1999.

The Amber Bead: R. Herrick / The Ant In Amber; Anon. Calligraphy and binding by John Woodcock, Kerry, 1999.

by WOODCOCK, John (1924-2011) / Herrick, Robert, 1591-1674.

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Kerry: John Woodcock, 1999 . 0. A unique binding. 26.3cm x 14.8cm x 0.7cm, [4pp.]. Marbled boards with brown cloth spine. Each leaf with central hole in which is inserted a piece of amber. The amber is circular cabochon and an insect is clearly visible within the amber. The two poems are hand written by John Woodcock a… Read more
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cover of The Strange Case Of Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde Fables Other Stories & Fragments By Robert Louis Stevenson .

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London:William Heineman, Ltd: In Association With Chatto & Windus: Cassell & Company, Ltd: And Longmans, Green And Company, Ltd., 1934 . 0. A very half leather binding by Bumpus. 8vo. pp.18/[4pp.]/pp.216. 6.50" x 4.25" x 0.75". Brown leather spine and corners over light brown cloth covered boards. Gilt crest of 'The Downs School' to the front board. Spine with 5… Read more
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cover of L'Imitation de Jésus-Christ avec des Réflexions à la fin de chaque chapitre, par F. de Lamennais, suivie des Prières durant la sainte Messe et des Vêpres du Dimanche.

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Dijon: Antoine Maitre, Editeur, M DCCCLXXXII [1882 ] . 0. A miniature French langauge book in a very good full leather binding. 4.0" x 2.75" x 0.75" [10.0cm x 7.0cm x 1.7cm.] pp.400 . Polished blue morocco. Spine with 5 raised bands and gilt titles: "Imiation De Jesus-Christ". All page edges bright gilt. Inner gilt dentelles. Gold & blue decorated… Read more
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cover of [ New Medieval Library. ] The Babees' book : medieval manners for the young : done into modern English from Dr. Furnivalls texts by Edith Rickert.

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London New York : Chatto & Windus ; Duffield & Co 1908 0. A very good original gilt decorated binding. 8vo. 6.5" x 5.0" x 0.75". pp.xxxv/[1p.]/pp.203/[1p. - Colophon]/[3pp. - Prospectus]. Dark brown/grey papered boards. Front: title lettered in gold in gold arch frame. Gold vignette of a man and three pupils with books within the top compartment of the… Read more
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cover of The Poetical Works of Longfellow.

The Poetical Works of Longfellow.

by LONGFELLOW [ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807 – 1882 ] .

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London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1925. 0. A very good original leather binding. Bound in polished brown leather with Art Deco designs in red & black. 8vo. 7.5" x 5.0" x 1.5". pp.8/886/[1p. - Colophon]. Brown calf over thin boards. Blind stamp decorated border together with blind stamped titles with red capital letters. Smooth spine with similar blind stamp… Read more
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cover of The Mountain Wreath

The Mountain Wreath

by Petar II, Petroviitch Nyegosh - Prince-Bishop of Montenegro (1813-1851) / WILES, James W. (Translator) .

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Podgorica, Montenegro: Unireks Group, 2013 . 0. Special edition of 500 copies. Produced to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Petar II Petrovic Njegos (1813-1851). 28cm x 22cm x 3cm. pp.349 (of which are 72 on folded sheets). Full leather binding contained in a free-standing leather and wood slip-case. Parallel text in English and Serbo-Croatian (Cyrillic). Most pages in colour.… Read more
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