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FOLIO SOCIETY

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1 AESOP. Illustrated by Edward J. DETMOLD. The Fables of Aesop.
The Folio Society. London 2009 
The Folio Society. London. Tenth printing. 2009. Illustrated with full colour plates and b/w illustrations. A LOVELY CLEAN COPY IN SLIPCASE. 82685 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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2 AUBREY, John. Brief Lives. A selection based upon existing contemporary portraits edited by Richard Barber.
1975 
Folio Society, London. 1975. Oatmeal cloth patterned in brown and gilt. 325 pages. Portrait reproductions. Clean and sound in sl. sunned pale tan slipcase. 78118 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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3 BARBER, P. Commentary by... A Copy of King Henry's Map of the British Isles. BL Cotton MS Augustus I i 9. Presented in a clasped and lined Box together with a Separate Commentary in Slipcase. LIMITED TO 2750 COPIES.
2009 
The Folio Society. London. 2009. First edition. The map has been beautifully reproduced on Neobond by Beacon Press and is as if printed on vellum, with the same heaviness and smooth texture. It is rolled and tied with a red silk ribbon and presented in a blue box blocked in gilt and lined with red velour. The box closes with a small attractive brass clasp and is very slightly spotted to lid. The commentary volume is illustrated throughout in colour and is a fine copy in slipcase with only the slightest signs of use. 80324 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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4 BARBER, Peter. Commentary by.... The Queen Mary Atlas with Commentary Volume. LIMITED FACSIMILE EDITION.
2005 
The Folio Society. London. 2005. LIMITED EDITION OF 1000 COPIES, this copy being number 65. First edition. Elephant folio in size. This is a facsimile reproduction of the atlas Queen Mary commissioned as a gift for her husband, Philip of Spain. It has been reproduced from the original in the British Library by means of digital photography by Laurence Pordes and printed at Cambridge University Press on Fuiroso paper supplied by John Purcell. There are 12 double-page maps and charts, each measuring 31" x 22", Each map mounted on a guard , so that it opens absolutely flat. The atlas is bound in full red full grain calf, gilt by Smith Settle of Ottley with an elaborate coat of arms designed by David Eccles to upper board. The smaller companion volume of commentary is to be found in a separate compartment to the large matching red and gilt solander box which houses them both. Very slight signs of use to box, the books are as new. 80323 
Price: 800.00 GBP
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5 BARLOW, Frank. Thomas Becket
The Folio Society. London 2002 
The Folio Society. London. First edition. 2002. Small neat ownership inscription otherwise a very clean copy in slipcase. 82684 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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6 BARRIE, J.M. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Preface by David Wooton. Peter Pan In Kensington Gardens. From The Little White Bird.
2004 
The Folio Society. 2004. First edition, thus. Hardback NO DW. Green illustrated cloth, gilt extra. Tall 4to. Illustrated in colour with tipped in plates + black and white illustrations. A beautiful clean and fresh copy in slightly used slipcase. 80334 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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7 BRONTE, Charlotte and Emily. Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights. Two Volumes In Slipcase.
The Folio Society. London. 1995/6 
The Folio Society, London. Reprints. 1995/1996. Illustrated with wood-engravings by Peter Forster and Simon Brett. Bound in watered-silk, the spine of jane Eyre has been sunned to a very attractive purple. Boards slightly spotted, contents fresh and clean. A nice set in slipcase. 82694 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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8 BRONTE, Charlotte, Emily and Anne. The Complete Novels Illustrated with Wood Engravings. FOLIO SOCIETY SET.
1993 
The Folio Society. London. 1993. Reissue. 7 volumes in slipcase, all bound in green watersilk slipcase. Tall 8vo. Illustrated with woodcuts in text by Peter Reddick, Ian Stephens, Harry Brockway, Howard Phipps, George Tate, Peter Forster and Simon Brett. Spines faded, small catch mark to spine of Jane Eyre, upper boards very lightly mottled. A few loose threads to edge of slipcase and head of spines otherwise a lovely set. 81841 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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9 BULKELEY, John, BYRON, John. The Wreck of the Wager. Edited and Introduced by Christopher Hibbert.
Folio Society, London. 1983 
Blue backstrip, gilt, printed bds. Maps to eps. Illus. A very clean copy in beige slipcase. 32704 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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10 CHAUCER, Geoffrey. Troilus & Criseyde. Original Text by Geoffrey Chaucer, Edited by William Skeat. Translated and Introduced by Stewart Boston. Illustrations by Peter Brookes.
The Folio Society. London. 1990 
First edition, thus No DW issued. Large 8vo. Illustrated. Green morocco spine, decorated cream boards. Fine in slipcase. 63772 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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11 CHRISTIE, Agatha. Introduced by Stella Duffy. Illustrations by Christopher BROWN. The Complete Miss Marple Short Stories.
The Folio Society. London 2003 
The Folio Society. London. Second printing. 2003. Lovely illustration of Miss Marple holding her handbag to front cover - the scarcer version. Small neat ownership inscription otherwise a very clean copy in slipcase. 82681 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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12 COLLINS, Minta, Commentary by... List of Plates by Sandra RAPHAEL. Tractatus de Herbis. A LIMITED EDITION FACSIMILE BOUND IN FULL MOROCCO.
2002 
The Folio Society. London, 2002. LIMITED FACSIMILE EDITION OF 1000 copies, this being number 224. Reproduced from the manuscript Egerton MS 747 in the British Library by Laurence Pordes and printed at The Bath Press,Glasgow on Phoenix Motion paper. Very handsomely bound by Smith Settle of Ottley in full green morocco gilt with blocked with a mulberry design in black with red raised mulberries to upper board by David Eccles. All edges of pages gilt. Large 4to together with a smaller companion volume of commentary. The two volumes are housed in green cloth clamshell box which has very slight signs of use. The books are in superb condition. 80321 
Price: 350.00 GBP
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13 CREEVEY, Thomas. [Ed. GORE, John]. The Creevey Papers. Edited by John Gore.
Folio Society, London. 1970 
Folio Society edition in slipcase. First edition, thus. xvi, 334pp. Frontis. plus 16 illustrations. Spine and outer margin of upper bd. v.sl. sunned, lower bd v.sl. soiled and v.sl. scratched. Slipcase sl. worn at front edges, VG+/VG+. 32620 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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14 DAWKINS, Richard. Climbing Mount Improbable.
2008 
Folio Society, London. 2008. First Edition, thus. Black decorative covers, gilt. Original drawings by Lalla Ward. 313pp. A very clean and bright copy in slipcase. 80489 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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15 DAWKINS, Richard. The Selfish Gene.
2011 
Folio Society, London. 2011. First Folio edition. Decorative cloth boards, black spine, gilt type. Colour plates. 367pp. A clean and bright copy in slipcase. 80488 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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16 de GONCOURT, Edmond and Jules. Pages from the Goncourt Journal. Edited, translated and introduced by Robert Baldick. With contemporary photographs by Nadar and others.
Folio Society. London. 1980. 
White cloth with illus. in brown wrapping round spine, gilt type to darker brown panel to spine. Orange top edge. Orange eps. 432pp. Spine sl. browned o/w Fine in sl. faded maroon slipcase. 32641 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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17 ELIOT, George. Introduced by Bel MOONEY. Engravings by Ian STEPHENS. The Mill on the Floss.
The Folio Society. London 1999 
The Folio Society. London. First edition. 1999. Small neat ownership inscription otherwise a very clean copy in slipcase. 82687 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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18 ELIOT, George. Introduced by Kathryn HUGHES. Engravings by George TUTE. Felix Holt. The Radical.
The Folio Society. London 1999 
The Folio Society. London. First edition. 1999. A very clean copy in slipcase. 82689 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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19 FAGE, J.D. with TORDOFF, William. A History of Africa (2 volumes).
2008 
Folio Society, London. 2008. First edition, thus. Red, decorative cloth boards, gilt. Colour plates. 702pp. A very clean and bright set in pictorial slipcase, which is slightly marked. 80496 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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20 FIELDING, Henry. Illustrated by Derrick HARRIS. Amelia, Jonathan Wild, Tom Jones and Joseph Andrews. Four Volumes In Slipcase.
The Folio Society. London. 1995 
The Folio Society, London. 1995. Reprints. In Four Volumes. Illustrated with wood-engravings by Derrick Harris. Illustrated brick red cloth gilt. A nice set in slipcase. 82695 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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