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Memories of the Mogul Court

By: Manucci, Niccolao.( Edited by Michael Edwardes.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 0

Sellers ID: 03013

Condition: Very Good


Manucci was by no means a detached observer. He was to close to the court to be objective. But he has a naivety of the expanding eye - a Pepys or Greville, without the polish. Through him a forgotten era lives again in all its paradoxical brutality and refinement. The slipcase is marked and worn on the corners. View more info

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Huckleberry Finn

By: Mark Twain

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1993

Edition: Folio Society

Sellers ID: 03863

Condition: Fine


Huckleberry Finn was first published in england in 1884 and in the United States in 1885. The text for this edition follows that of the first edition, with a few corrections to punctuation and spelling inconsistencies. A fine, clean and tight copy, as is the slipcase. The price of this book includes postage View more info

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Fela: This Bitch of a Life: The Authorized Biography of Africa's Musical Genius

By: Moore; Carlos Moore

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Omnibus Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04293

ISBN: 1849386730

Condition: Near Fine


This biography digs deep to unearth many previously hidden aspects of this complex man who died of AIDS in 1997 after a tumultuous life of political activism and musical pioneering. A tight, clean copy. View more info

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Empires of Early Latin America 3 Volume Box Set.

By: Nigel Davis, Norman Hammond.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04411

Condition: Near Fine


This is a Three Volume set by the Folio Society on the Latin American civilisations of the Aztecs, Incas and the Maya. all housed in a combined slipcase. A good, tight and clean set. View more info

Boswell's London Journal

By: Pottle,Frederick A. (editor )

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1985

Sellers ID: 00700

Condition: Very Good


The case has light marks on it. View more info

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Life ; An unauthorised Biography

By: Richard Fortey

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, the Folio Society: 2008

Edition: Folio Society

Sellers ID: 03862

Condition: Fine


This book covers the natural history of the first four thousand million years of life on Earth. A beautifully illustrated book, with an illustrated panel on the slipcase. A fine, clean and tight copy. View more info

The Genius of James Thurber

By: Rosen. J. Rosen ( Editor )

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1997

Edition: 2nd Printing

Sellers ID: 00699

Condition: Very Good


There is a small mark on the spine . View more info

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The Lives of George and Robert Stephenson.

By: Samuel Smiles.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04424

Condition: Very Good


This is a reprint of the lives of George and Robert Stephenson which was taken from the author's last revision of 1874 and the cuts are taken from the edition of 1862. There are bumps tho the lower edge of the green boards and its front corner. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Stalin : The Court of the Red Tsar

By: Simon Sebag-Montefiore

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Pub Co: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04077

ISBN: 1842127268

Condition: Very Good


Based on a wealth of new materials from Stalin's archives, just recently opened, interviews with witnesses and massive research from Moscow to the Black Sea, this is a sensitive but damning portrait of the Genghis Khan of our epoch. There is light wear to the corners of the D/W View more info

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English Eccentrics

By: Sitwell, Edith

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1994

Edition: Folio edition

Sellers ID: 03118

Condition: Very Good


Eccentricity, is something related to those inner resources with which some people decide to confront the vicissitudes of life in general. However this may be, this volume can br recommended as an introductory text for students of the subject. Both the slipcase and book are in clean tight condition. View more info

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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini.

By: Translated by George Bull

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03014

Condition: Very Good


Benvenuto Cellini was born in 1500, wrote his autobiography at intervals during the years 1558-66, and died in 1571. The first printed edition of the life did not appear until 1728, and it did not become widely known outside Italy until the early nineteenth century. During past hundred years it has taken in place as the most famous, or notorious, of all autobiographies. There is very light spotting to the text block edges and slight wear to the slipcase corners. This is a good tight copy. View more info

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The Discovery & Conquest of Peru

By: Translated with an introduction by J.M. Cohen

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1981

Edition: Folio Edition Reprint

Sellers ID: 04428

Condition: Near Fine


This is a translation of Books I to IV of Augustin de Zarate's History of these events. the slip case tears to the bottom corners. A good, clean copy. View more info

The Princes in the Tower

By: Weir Alison

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1999

Edition: Folio Society

Sellers ID: 00554

Condition: Very Good


both the hardcover and the slipcase are v/good. View more info