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THE COUNT OF MONTE CHRISTO

By: ALEXANDER DUMAS

Price: £33.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society:

Seller ID: 81679


Introduction by John Mortimer, illustrated by Roman Pisarev. The book is unread and in very good condition; slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. View more info

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THE MAN IN THE IRON MASK

By: ALEXANDRE DUMAS

Price: £22.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2001

Seller ID: 81680


Illustrated by Roman Pisarev. The book is unread and in very good condition; slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. There is a slight dusty aroma. View more info

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THE THREE MUSKETEERS

By: ALEXANDRE DUMAS

Price: £44.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2001

Seller ID: 81681


Illustrated by Roman Pisarev. The book is unread and in very good condition; slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. There is a slight dusty aroma. View more info

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TWENTY YEARS AFTER

By: ALEXANDRE DUMAS

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2001

Seller ID: 81682


Illustrated by Roman Pisarev. The book is unread and in very good condition; slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. There is a slight dusty aroma. View more info

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Sense And Sensibility

By: Austen, Jane

Price: £115.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Grant: 1911

Seller ID: 81326


The Novels of Jane Austen-Winchester Edition Volume I & II. Original green cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. The corners and spine ends are scuffed; the front cover of Volume Ihas a number all small stain marks but are essentially clean. The binding is tight but slightly cocked. Top edge is gilt that is slightly worn; the pages are rough cut and the edges are browned. The endpapers are browned and slightly spotted; there is light spotting on the early pages but the... View more info

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Villette

By: Charlotte Bronte

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, J M Dent: 1911

Seller ID: 81554


Two volumes bound in one with contemporaneous quarter leather binding. Binding is in very good condition with some wear along the edges but generally clean. The spine is six ribbed, with gilt title and decoration that is good condition. The endpapers are foxed, text block has scattered foxing but is generally clean. View more info

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Aut Caesar Aut Nihil

By: Countess M Von Bothmer

Price: £375.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green & Co: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81772


First edition in three volumes. Quite an uncommon Victorian triple decker and an entertaining novel, revolving around the assassination of Tsar Alexander II and the activities of Russian nihilists. The books are reasonably firmly bound in the publisher's yellow cloth, lettered and decorated in black, the corners and spine ends are slightly bumped and rubbed and the cloth is a little marked. The text blocks are slightly toned and foxed with a neatly written name and ad... View more info

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NOVELS

By: E M FORSTER

Price: £88.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1996

Seller ID: 81699


6 books in a slipcase: A Room With A View The Longest Journey Howards End A Passage To India Where Angels Fear To Tread Maurice. Lithographs by Glyne Boyd Harte. The books are unread and in near fine condition. The slipcase has minor shelf wear and is in very good condition. View more info

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SYLVIA'S LOVER

By: Elizabeth Gaskell

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2005

Seller ID: 81703


Introduced by Jenny Uglow, illustrated by Alexy Pendle. The book is unread and in near fine condition; the slipcase is fully intact with only minor shelf wear. View more info

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The Great Gatsby

By: F Scott Fitzgerald

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1968

Seller ID: 81707


First printing. Mustard coloured book in a green slipcase. Illustrated by Charles Raymond. Considered to be one of the great American novels. The book is unread and in very good condition. The only slight issue is that it does have a dusty smell. There is slight fading on the edge of the slipcase otherwise it is in very good condition. View more info

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New Grub Street

By: George Gissing

Price: £650.00

Publisher: London, Smith Elder & Co: 1891

Seller ID: 81773

Condition: Very good


Second edition in three volumes, bound in the publisher's dark green cloth, there are two pages of ads to the rear of volume 1. A rather gorgeous early edition of Gissing's most famous work. Slightly bumped and rubbed to the extremities, with some fading to the spines. The text blocks are a little foxed and toned, with a small bookplate to the front paste-down of each volume. View more info

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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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Northanger Abbey

By: Jane Austen

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1930

Seller ID: 71143

Condition: Very Good Condition


The World's Classics Series, small book in green binding. Hardcover (Original Cloth) in very good condition. No Dust Jacket. Introduction by Michael Sadlier. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner's annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, scuffed along edges and corners. Gilt text on spine in good condition. Edges browned and marked. The ribbon is broken but still in the book. View more info

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Sense and Sensibility

By: Jane Austen

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1926

Seller ID: 81301


Second Edition (large print) first edition issued in 1923. Binding: Hardcover Original red cloth; 380 pages + 49 pages of notes and appendices. Text based upon the collation of earlier editions by R W Chapman. Good Condition. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner's annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Slightly browned bookplates on front pastedowns. Pages rough-cut, edges very slight... View more info

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Emma

By: Jane Austen

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1926

Seller ID: 81307


Second Edition (large print) first edition issued in 1923. Binding: Hardcover Original red burgundy cloth; 484 pages + 18 pages of notes and appendices. Text based upon the collation of earlier editions by R W Chapman. Good Condition. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner's annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Slightly browned bookplates on front pastedowns. Pages rough-cut, edges ve... View more info

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Northanger Abbey and Persuasion

By: Jane Austen

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1926

Seller ID: 81308


Second Edition (large print) first edition issued in 1923. Binding: Hardcover Original red cloth; 504 pages + 57 pages of notes and appendices. Text based upon the collation of earlier editions by R W Chapman. Good Condition. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner's annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Slightly browned bookplates on front pastedowns. Pages rough-cut, edges very slight... View more info

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Mansfield Park

By: Jane Austen

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1926

Seller ID: 81309


Second Edition (large print) first edition issued in 1923. Binding: Hardcover Original red cloth; 473 pages + 91 pages of notes and appendices. Text based upon the collation of earlier editions by R W Chapman. Good Condition. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner's annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Slightly browned bookplates on front pastedowns. Pages rough-cut, edges very slight... View more info

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Emma

By: Jane Austen

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1904

Seller ID: 81859


New edition issued in 1904. Frontispiece and tissue intact. Bound in publishers original red cloth, some marks. Spine faded/sunned. Gilt top edge faded; edge rough cut and browned. Original floral endpapers. Spotting and browning to other endpapers; text block is mainly clean, free of markings and foxing. View more info

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Memoir & Lady Susan

By: Jane Austen

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co: 1904

Seller ID: 81860


A Memoir of Jane Austen by her nephew J E Austen Leigh + Lady Susan & fragments of 2 other unfinished tales by Jane Austen. New edition issued in 1904. Frontispiece and tissue intact. Bound in publishers original red cloth, some marks. Spine faded/sunned. Gilt top edge faded; edge rough cut and browned. Original floral endpapers. Spotting and browning to other endpapers; text block is mainly clean, free of markings and foxing. View more info