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The Ambassadors

By: Henry James

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1980

Seller ID: 81720


The book has pictorial boards and is in a black slipcase. Introduction by Frances Wilson with illustrations by Philip Bannister. The book is unread and in very good condition, it has a slight dusty smell. The slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. View more info

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The Odyssey

By: Homer

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1974

Seller ID: 81778


The book is bound in oatmeal cloth and is in a blue slipcase. Translated by E V Rieu, with lithographs by Elizabeth Frink. The book is tightly bound, previous owner's bookplate on the pastedown, internally the book is clean and free of markings although it does have a slight dusty smell. The slipcase is fully intact but it is faded along the edges and has slight markings. View more info

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The Wind In The Willows

By: Kenneth Grahame

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London,, Methuen,:

Seller ID: 81551


First UK Rackham edition. Introduction by A A Milne. 178 pages. Dust Jacket in poor condition: tears along the edges which have been internally taped, significant loss to both spine ends. The boards have slight fading corresponding to the missing pieces of the dust jacket. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is firm. Internally the book is clean and unfoxed. Top edge faded green, the other edges are a litt... View more info

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The Wind In The Willows

By: Kenneth Grahame

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1936

Seller ID: 81666


Early EH Shepard illustrated edition in a dust jacket, 312 pages. The book is tightly bound, 312 pages. The dust jacket is chipped and scuffed along the edges, the spine is sunned/faded. The top edge is green with one mark and a little faded, the edges are slightly foxed and browned. Slight foxing on the endpapers, the text block is clean, free of markings and foxing. View more info

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Salah And His American

By: Leland Hall

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Press: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81296


I can find no other copy online. The condition of the jacket is inconsistent with the underlying boards which leads me to assume that it is a reproduction. Some creasing along the jacket top edge but otherwise in good condition; tape repair at top of spine that has partially covered "Salah". The price on the jacket spine is 3/6. Edges have light spotting. Underlying boards are somewhat scruffy. End papers are browned; text block clean. Bookseller label on rear en... View more info

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Seven Pillars of Wisdom

By: T E Lawrence

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81621

Condition: Good


First published privately in 1926 and for general circulation in 1935. 672 pages. First trade edition, first impression (with illustrations on pages 304-5 incorrectly listed as 302-303). 54 illustrations and 4 fold out maps. Seven Pillars of Wisdom is the autobiographical account of the experiences of British soldier T. E. Lawrence ("Lawrence of Arabia"), while serving as a liaison officer with rebel forces during the Arab Revolt against the Ottoman Turks of 1916 to 1918... View more info