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    • WARNE, [1948]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 2 vols., 8vo., First Edition, with 141 fine coloured and monochrome plates; original series binding of blue leatherette blocked and lettered in gilt and black, gilt backs, radial corners, a very good, bright, crisp, clean set in unclipped dustwrapper, the wrapper to the second volume lightly faded at tail of backstrip. COMPLETE SETS ARE SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION. Marren, pp.172-3. Read more
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    • FOLIO SOCIETY, 2011
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., First Edition thus, with frontispiece and 6 plates; brown pictorial boards, upper board blocked in white and black, backstrip lettered in white and black, coffee endpapers, a fine copy in publisher's board slip-case. Richardson's design was overall Winner, Book Cover Design, 2012 V&A iIllustration Awards. Read more
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    • VIKING, [1985]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: Oblong 4to., First Edition, with numerous coloured illustrations throughout (the great majority full-page) and pictorial endpapers; boards, backstrip lettered in black, a fine copy in unclipped dustwrapper Read more
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    • HAYWARD, [POLSTEAD], [1980]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., with frontispiece, top faintly spotted; maroon cloth, upper board and backstrip blocked and lettered in gilt, a near fine copy. Much-needed reissue of the original edition of 1903. Hackett, p.142 (recording the first edition). Read more
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    • ARMS AND ARMOUR [WITH] HAYWARD & HALL, [1971]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., with double-sided plate as frontispiece and illustrations in the text; maroon cloth, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper. With bookplates on front endpapers. Reissue of the original edition of 1902. Read more
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    • [PRIVATELY PREINTED, LARKHILL], [2000]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 2 vols., roy. 8vo., First Edition; printed wrappers, a fine set. EDITION LIMITED TO 100 NUMBERED SETS (THIS SET NO. 99). EXTREMELY SCARCE. Read more
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    • VICTORIA & ALBERT MUSEUM, 1971
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: Folio, First Edition, with coloured frontispiece and numerous photographs in monochrome throughout; pictorial wrappers, a very good, bright, clean copy. Detailed catalogue of a major and comprehensive exhibition. Read more
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    • DENT, [1962]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: Sm. 8vo., neat signature on front free endpaper verso; original series binding of rose cloth , gilt back, patterned endpapers, a near fine copy in unclipped dustwrapper. With 8pp series catalogue at end. First published in EL in 1906. EL 92; Seymour 131.1. Read more
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    • PENGUIN, [HARMONDSWORTH], [1960]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: Sm. 8vo., Second Impression thus, page edges lightly browning as often; original printed wrappers, an unusually bright, clean, crisp copy. Penguin 1484. Bright copy of the first unexpurgated text which resulted in the famous trial. Published a month after the first edition. Read more
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    • DENT, [1906]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: Sm. 8vo., original series binding of maroon ribbed cloth, upper board framed and blocked in blind, gilt back, pictorial endpapers, joints mildly rubbed else a very good, bright, clean copy. EL 27; Seymour 321.0. Read more
    • BURNS & OATES, 1909
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., First Edition thus, with portrait frontispiece (original tissue guard present); handsomely bound in full dark green morocco, sides with gilt frame border, back with raised bands, second and fourth compartments ruled and lettered in gilt, all other compartments tooled in gilt, gilt top, hand-made endpapers, original backstrip gilt mounted on new leaf at front, a most attractive copy ideal as a gift or for presentation. Read more
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    • LAWRENCES, [CREWKERNE], 2019
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., First Edition, with numerous coloured and monochrome photographs throughout; pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The catalogue lists 477 lots. Read more
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    • FIELD PLACE PRESS, [1986]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., First Edition, with numerous illustrations in the text, WANTING TITLE; pictorial wrappers, covers lightly age-marked else a bright, clean copy. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS ON FRONT INSIDE WRAPPER. Sold from an institution with its stamps on endpapers and press mark at backstrip. SCARCE. Read more
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    • HERBERT JENKINS, [1968]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., First Edition, with plates; brown cloth, upper board and backstrip lettered in gilt, a very good, bright, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper. Read more
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    • PHILLIMORE, [CHICHESTER], [1978]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., Fourth Edition, with coloured frontispiece and numerous illustrations and maps in the text; original series binding of blue cloth, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in price-clipped dustwrapper. First published in 1958. Read more
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    • DARWEN FINLAYSON, BEACONSFIELD, [1965]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., First Edition, with numerous photographs, illustrations and maps in the text; ivory cloth, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in price-clipped dustwrapper. Read more
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    • PHILLIMORE, [CHICHESTER], [1997]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: 8vo., First Edition, with portrait frontispiece and numerous photographs throughout; black cloth, gilt back, a near fine copy in unclipped dustwrapper. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON FRONT FREE ENDPAPER. Read more
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    • BECKETT FEATURES, WORTHING, [1990]
    • Bookshop: antiquarian bookshop Island Books (United Kingdom)
    • Bibliographic details: Folio, First Edition, with photographs and illustrations throughout; pictorial wrappers, a near fine copy. Read more
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