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FOLIO SOCIETY

FOLIO SOCIETY

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1 ADDISON, Joseph; STEELE, Sir Richard, and BUDGELL, Eustace. Sir Roger de Coverly. By Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele & Eustace Budgell. Edited by John Hampden with Wood Engravings by Richard Shirley Smith.
Folio Society, London. 1967 
Folio Society edition in slipcase. First edition, thus. Frontis. Spine and head end of top edge v.sl. sunned. Slipcase sl. worn at edges. Nr. Fine/ VG+. 32621 
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2 ASHFORD, Daisy. Illustrations by Diana Brough. Coloured by Hand. The Young Visiters or Mr Salteenas Plan.
1956 
The Folio Society, London. 1956. First Edition, thus. Hardback in Slipcase. No DW. Illustrated boards. Slim 8vo. Colour illustrations. Ownership inscription to verso of front free endpaper. Closed tear to outer margin of page 74 o/w generally a clean and sound copy in partially sunned and slightly worn slipcase. 72710 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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3 BELLOC, Hilaire. SIMMONDS, Posy. (Illustrated by...) Cautionary Tales and Other Verses
The Folio Society, London. 1997 
First Edition, thus. No DW issued. 160 pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and b/w. Coloured illustrated boards. Near fine in slighlty soiled slipcase. 71007 
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4 BLAKE, William. (Illustrated by...). GRAY, Thomas. Poems of Thomas Gray With Watercolour Illustrations by William Blake. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES.
2013 
The Folio Society. First edition thus. 2013. Limited to 1000 copies, this being number 447. In two volumes in a brown cloth clamshell box which has a separate compartment for the smaller explanatory volume. This facsimile edition has been produced from the originals held at the Yale Centre for British Art. It was produced by Dot Gradations, Wickford, Essex, and printed by Appl, Germany on Natural Evolution paper. It has been bound in quarter Nigerian goatskin leather by Zanardi, Padova, Italy. The cloth boards have been printed and gilt blocked with a design by David Eccles based on Blake's original drawing. Gold endpapers. The facsimile volume is very large 4to. The second volume 8vo and bound in grey cloth gilt. Both volumes are fine and housed in a brown cloth clam-shell case, with very slight signs of shelf-wear. 72481 
Price: 600.00 GBP
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5 BLAKE, William. (Illustrated by...). YOUNG, Edward. Night Thoughts by Edward Young. With Watercolour Illustrations by William Blake. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES.
2005 
The Folio Society. First edition thus. 2005. Limited to 1000 copies, this being number 647. In two large folio volumes with a smaller explanatory volume. All three volumes are housed in blue cloth clam shell box which has a separate compartment for the smaller explanatory volume. This facsimile edition has been reproduced by digital photography from the original edition in the British Museum. Each folio comprising a letterpress page framed by a pen and watercolour drawing. It has been printed by Bath Press, Blantyre on Modigliani Neve Paper. It has been bound in quarter Nigerian goatskin leather by Smith Settle of Otley. The cloth boards have been printed and silver blocked with a design by David Eccles based on Blake's original drawings. Silver handmade endpapers. Small nick or publisher's fault to the front cover of volume two (see photos.) otherwise fine in blue clam shell box that houses all three volumes neatly. 72483 
Price: 750.00 GBP
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6 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 
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7 BUNYAN, John. The Pilgrim's Progress from this world to that which is to come, delivered under the similitude of a dream.
Folio Society, London. 1962 
Bound in quarter black calf with dark brick cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. 290 pages. With twelve copper engravings by J. Sturt taken from the 1728 edition. Shallow scratches to spine. In slipcase which has sl. wear to extremities. VG 67755 
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8 BURTON, Richard. A Secret Pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina. Introduced by Tim Mackintosh-Smith. Plans redrawn by Reginald Piggott.
Folio Society, London. 2005 
Second printing. Beige cloth richly illustrated and decorated in black and gilt. xvii + 539 pages. Sepia photograph plates. Fold-out map loosely inserted. Index. Nr. Fine in black slipcase. 69917 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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9 BYRON, Robert. The Road To Oxiana. Introduced by Geoffrey Moorhouse.
2000 
Folio Society. London. 2000. First Folio Society Edition. Blue and gilt decorated boards in slipcase. Illustrated. Spine is sunned o/w NR. FINE in slipcase. 71447 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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10 CAIN, James M. The Postman Always Rings Twice. Introduced by Steve Erickson. Illustrated by Patrick Leger.
2012 
The Folio Society London. 2012. Folio Society Edition in slipcase. Colour illustrations. A lovely copy. Nr Fine in slipcase. 70901 
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11 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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12 COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor. BROCKWAY, Harry. (Illustrated by...) The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Three other Poems. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES WITH AN ORIGINAL ETCHING SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY THE ARTIST.
2010 
The Folio Society. First edition thus. 2010. Limited edition of 1000 copies, signed and numbered by the illustrator on the limitation engraving, which is handprinted from the woodblock. This being number 450. Large 4to. Quarter vellum, gilt text, vellum tips to corners of boards. Top edge of pages gilt. Illustration of albatross to front cover has been produced with metallic foil blocks. The original etching is mounted to a blue page of the prelims and also has a decorative gilt border. Decorations to endpapers. 16 mounted coloured plates, also bordered, as is the title page.The illustrations have an Edward Bawden quality to them. A Fine Copy, wrapped in the original protective tissue in the original gold and black grosgrain silk covered solander box which is very sl. worn along lower edge. 72479 
Price: 500.00 GBP
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13 COOLIDGE, Susan. What Katy Did. Introduced by Amanda Craig. Illustrated by Deanna Staffo.
2011 
The Folio Society, London. 2011. Folio Society Edition in slipcase. No DW. (none issued) Pink and blue illustrated boards. Colour illustrations. A very clean and fresh copy. 72266 
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14 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 
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15 DANTE, Alighier. William BLAKE (Illustrated by...) Inferno. Translated By Henry Francis Cary. THE FOLIO SOCIETY EDITION REPRINT WITH NEW LEATHER BINDING.
2004 
The Folio Society. Large 4to. First edition thus. Quarter bound in Nigerian goatskin with blue Moirė silk boards. 32 colour plates by Blake. A fine copy in matching slipcase that has the very slightest shelf-wear to corners. 72786 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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16 DAVID, Elizabeth. A Book of Mediterranean Food. Preface by Julian Barnes. Decorations by John Minton. Watercolours by Sophie MacCarthy.
The Folio Society. London. 2005 
First edition, thus. Large 8vo. Boards decorated with attractive olive and leaf design, green backstrip, gilt. Illustrated in colour and b/w. Fine in Nr. fine slipcase. 68756 
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17 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 
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18 DURRELL, Gerald. COX, Paul. (Illustrated by...) My Family and Other Animals. Introduced by Michael Morpurgo. SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR PAUL COX.
2006 
The Folio Society. First edition. 2006. FLAT SIGNED by Paul Cox to half-title, no other inscriptions or markings. Illustrated cream cloth gilt. Delightfully illustrated in colour throughout. Large 8vo. Near fine in slip-case that is very sl. rubbed to rear panel. 70974 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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19 EXQUEMELIN, A. O. The Buccaneers of America. Comprising a pertinent and truthful description of the principal acts of depredation and inhuman cruelty committed by the English and French buccaneers against the Spaniards in America. Written by A. O. Exquemelin who himself, of necessity, was present at all these acts of plunder. Translated by Alexis Brown with an Introduction by Jack Beeching.
Folio Society, London. 1972 
Folio Society edition in slipcase. Illustrated, with map to e/ps. Spine and text to spine sl. rubbed o/w VG+/VG in slipcase. Please contact us for further details. 32612 
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20 FITZGERALD, Edward. Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. The First Version of Edward Fitzgerald. THE FIRST FOLIO SOCIETY EDITION.
1955 
The Folio Society. 1955. Small slim square 8vo bound in patterned silk, presented in a gold clam shell box. Illustrated with four coloured and gilt miniatures from a then recently discovered manuscript, dated 911 C.E. which was believed to be the earliest Persian Illuminated Manuscript of this poem. The great painter and miniaturist of this period who worked for the Sultan Husayn Bayqara was Bihzad of Herat. The publishers believe at least one of these illustrations is by him and the others of his school as the style is very similar. Fine in a very slightly rubbed gold box with a small patch darkened to rear, and a red paper title piece to front. 72894 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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