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Memoirs of a Seafaring Life : The Narrative of William Spavens.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2011

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02008

Condition: Very Good


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Folio Book of Short Stories

By: N/A

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society:

Edition: Folio Society

Sellers ID: 00701

Condition: Very Good


The slip-case has some small marks . View more info

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The Bayeux Tapestry and the Norman Invasion.

By: N/A

Price: £13.50

Publisher: UK., The Folio Society: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02862

Condition: Very Good


The corners are lightly bumped , this volume does not have a slip-case. A good clean copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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The Private Lives of the Tudor Monarchs.

By: N/A

Price: £13.50

Publisher: UK., The Folio Society: 1975

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02863

Condition: Very Good


As with all monarchs who rule as well as reign, the gap between the public and private lives of the Tudors is a narrow one.The marriages of Henry VIII and the courtships of Elizabeth were affairs of state; just as the business of government was, in part, a matter of the sovereign's domestic routine. The selection of documents presented here is intended to reflect some of these aspects. This book is without its slipcase. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 and is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Wonders of the World

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02964

Condition: Very Good


This well illustrated Folio book takes the reader from the wonders of ancient Skara Brae, through to the huge steam engine of the ' Big Boy 'steam locomotive of the U.S.A. The slip case as some bumping to the corners and there are two small stains to the back. View more info

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Crime Stories from the Strand

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 2010

Edition: Folio Edition

Sellers ID: 04062

Condition: Near Fine


The first thing to be said about these crime stories from the Strand Magazine is that they are stories. They tell a tale. Their merits may vary from the deeply living prose of that marvelous writer Rudyard Kipling to the frankly fustian production of Dick Donovan. Each of them eminently readable. A good, clean and tight copy View more info

The Earth an Intimate History.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 2011

Edition: Folio Edition

Sellers ID: 03795

Condition: Near Fine


The Earth was first published in 2004 in Britain by HarperCollins. The text of this Folio Society edition is taken from the first British edition, with minor amendments and the inclusion of a new introduction. A clean, tight copy. View more info

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The Sagas of Icelanders

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Penguin Classics: 2001

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03542

ISBN: 0141000031

Condition: Very Good


In Iceland, the age of the Vikings is also called the Saga Age. A unique body of medieval literature, the Sagas rank with the world's great literary treasures. Set around the turn of the last millennium, these stories depict with an astonishingly modern realism the lives and deeds of the Norse men and women who first settled Iceland and of their descendants, who ventured farther west - to greenland and, ultimately the coast of North America. The covers show wear to its edges , spine and the corners, the text block has light markings and is rough cut. There is also annotations written in pencil... View more info

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The Age of Fable: The Illustrated Bulfinch's Mythology

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Macmillan General Reference: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04870

ISBN: 0028614755

Condition: Very Good


In this book the thrilling stories of these classic heroes and heroines, and dozens more, come to life as never before. Superb artwork created for this edition breaths life into Thomas Bulfinch's dramatic retellings of the classic myths, making them vividly available to all. A good, tight and clean copy. View more info

Poems of Robert Browning

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press.: 1910

Edition: Oxford edition

Sellers ID: 01545

Condition: Good


This book shows signs of light use some rubbing to the corners of the cover,it has gilt edged uncut pages. View more info

lakeland poets collection

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: london, weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01916

ISBN: 0297831216

Condition: Very Good


A collection of lakeland poets. The book is in very good condition. View more info

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Last Poems

By: A.E. Houseman

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, The Westminster Press: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04971

Condition: Good


There is light wear to the extremities of the boards and the pages are a little tanned. View more info

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A Shropshire Lad

By: A.E.Houseman

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Richards Press Ltd: 0

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04935

Condition: Very Good


This little book is 101 pages long which are filled with the poem 'A Shropshire Lad ', by A.E. Houseman. There is tanning and tape stains to the front and rear end papers. The d/w is worn to the corners and has small tears to the head and foot of the spine. There is also an inscription on the front end paper. View more info

The Art of Wordsworth

By: Abercrombie Lascelles

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01163

Condition: Good


The book has uncut pages and the dw has got a few tears and nibbels and is foxed. View more info

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Redbreast: The Robin in Life and Literature

By: Andrew Lack

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Uk, SMH Books: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04696

ISBN: 0955382726

Condition: Near Fine


'Robin Redbreast', by eminent ornithologist David Lack was first published in 1950. It has been called ' a classic and truly delightful book'. A wealth of illustrations, including a Beatrix Potter watercolour, and one by J M W Turner, decorate the text. A clean, tight and delightful book. View more info

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The Pink Fairy Book

By: Andrew Lang ( editor)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Uk, The Folio Society: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04839

Condition: Near Fine


" The Pink Fairy Book " was first published by Longmans , Green and Co, in 1897. This edition follows the 1897 edition of the text, with some minor emendations. Lang's original Preface has been abridged. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Athene: Image and Energy

By: Ann Shearer

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Viking Adult: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 04460

ISBN: 0670857971

Condition: Very Good


When Athene sprang full-grown from her father Zeus's head, a new image of the feminine was born to Western consciousness . Starting from a penetrating analysis of the goddess's mythologies and beginnings, Ann Shearer shows how mainstream consciousness, from the early Church Fathers onwards, has diluted and even suppressed the original power of the image. There is light wear to the corners and extremities of the D/w. View more info

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The Old Wive's Tale

By: Arnold Bennett; Introduced by Tim Heald'

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04416

Condition: Near Fine


' The Old Wives' Tale was first published by Chapman & hall in 1908. A new edition containing a Preface by the author was published bu Hodder & Stoughton in 1912. The text of this edition follows that of the 1912 edition, with minor emendations. A good fine copy. View more info

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The Hound of the Baskervilles

By: Arthur Conan Doyle; introduction by Julian Symons

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1990

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 04471

Condition: Very Good


This edition of The hound of the Baskervilles by the Folio Society has illustrated boards and a cream slipcase, both in a good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Hurting Kind

By: Austin, Josephine

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Bridge House Publications: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01861

Condition: Good


Josephine Austin, a poet with a difference for the nineteen eighties - one that writes deep feeling sensitive poetry . Her work is distinctive and follows no style of previous generations of poets. There is a previous owners name in ink on the front end-paper. The glossy soft covers are discoloured and have creasing to them. This book has signs of being well read but is still a tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info