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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: £16.26

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 worl... 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

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 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 Pastons : A Family in the Wars of the Roses

By: Barber, Richard. ( Editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Folio Society: 2001

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02899

Condition: Very Good


This book is about the letters and communications of the Paston Family during the period of the War of the Roses . This book does not have a slipcase. There is a little wear to the base of the boards. View more info

Harriette Wilson's Memiors

By: Blanch, Lesley. ( Editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1964

Edition: Folio edition

Sellers ID: 03115

Condition: Very Good


The nineteenth century was an age of great personalities, a last flowering before twentieth- century anonymity and mass living engulfed them in its drab living. Harriette Wilson lived among this wealthy society, the courtesan's natural background. In England Harriette Wilson was an outstanding example of her profession. The slipcase shows light wear to its surfaces. There is spotting on the front and rear end-papers and boards which we think as occurred in the productio... View more info

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Expedition to Surinam

By: Captain John Stedman, Edited and abridge by Christopher Bryant.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04426

Condition: Very Good


Expedition to Surinam is the narrative of a five years expedition against the revolted peoples of Surinam in Guiana on the wild coast of South America from the year 1772 to 1777. There is a small indentation to the fore edge of thew front board. A very good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Nicholas Nickleby.

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 1994

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03460

Condition: Very Good


There is a mark on the front panel of the illustrated boards, but the rest of the book is fine, there are light markings to one of the panels and spine of the slipcase. View more info

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Pickwick Papers.

By: Dickens, Charles.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 1994

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03461

Condition: Fine


The title block has been scratched and there is light marking on the spine, the text block is however fine. The slipcase does have more water-staining to it on the panels. View more info

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Praise of Folly

By: Erasmus of Rotterdam

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, olio Society: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02479

Condition: Very Good


The pages are in excellent condition both clean and tight the front board has a small mark on it. the slipcase is badly worn and looks to have been damp and nibbled at some time, this in no-way effects the actual book with its pages which are clean and tight, the boards are bright and red with just a small mark in the centre. View more info

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The Best of Dorothy Parker.

By: Introduction by Mervyn Horder

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04427

Condition: Very Good


This copy is one of a batch that has the production fault of the wrinkled clear cover to the hardboards. Otherwise a good, clean copy. View more info

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The Spice Route

By: John Keay

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 0

Sellers ID: 04197

Condition: As New


This book as not been opened and is still in its heat sealed plastic cover. View more info

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A Memoir of the Forty -Five

By: Johnstone, The Chevalier de.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 1972

Edition: 2nd Impression

Sellers ID: 03168

Condition: Very Good


This is the history of the Jacobite movement, which was born in the revolution of 1668 and died in dismal failure of the Elibank plot in1750. There is light shelf-wear to the corners of the slipcase. A good clean copy. View more info

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A History of England: England in the Later Middle Ages.

By: Keen, M.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., The Folio Society: 1997

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Sellers ID: 02865

Condition: Very Good


This book does not have a slip case , but the boards are covered in protective plastic. View more info

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The Folio Book of Humorous Verse

By: Leeson, Edward

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03317

Condition: Very Good


This book, full of humorous poetry ,verse and limericks and with its brightly coloured pictorial covers should make you smile or even laugh. It comes complete with a slipcase. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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A Short History of Time.

By: Leofranc Holford Stevens

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04425

Condition: Near Fine


This book is about the laws and physics of space - time. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Harriette Wilson's Memoirs

By: Lesley Blanch

Price: £16.26

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1979

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Sellers ID: 00698

Condition: Very Good


The case on this folio society book is torn down the seam. View more info