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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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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

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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 world zones 1 and 2 and is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Crime Stories from the Strand

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 2010

Edition: Folio Edition

Sellers ID: 04062

Condition: Near Fine


The first thing to be said about these crime stories from the Strand Magazine is that they are stories. They tell a tale. Their merits may vary from the deeply living prose of that marvelous writer Rudyard Kipling to the frankly fustian production of Dick Donovan. Each of them eminently readable. A good, clean and tight copy 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 Hound of the Baskervilles

By: Arthur Conan Doyle; introduction by Julian Symons

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1990

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 04471

Condition: Very Good


This edition of The hound of the Baskervilles by the Folio Society has illustrated boards and a cream slipcase, both in a good, clean and tight 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 production process. View more info

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The Screwtape Letters

By: C.S. Lewis

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, Folio society: 2010

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 04110

Condition: Fine


This is the Folio's Societies version of C.S. Lewis's ' The Screwtape Letter', this edition was first published in 1961 by Geoffrey Bles, this Folio edition follows that text. A clean and tight copy 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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Martin Chuzzlewit

By: Charles Dickens; introduced by Christopher Hibbert

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04467

Condition: Near Fine


This is a1988 Folio Society Edition of Charles Dickens Martin Chuzzlewit. There is writing on the front free end paper stating when it was paid for and the cheque number. there is also very light spotting to the fore edge of the text block. Decorated hardboards and a green slipcase. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Inventions of the Middle Ages

By: Chiara Frugoni; translated by William McCuaig

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2009

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 04464

Condition: Near Fine


This is a Folio Society Third Edition 2009. Lovely Decorated boards, and the slip case is in red which has a mark of a label on it. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Rise and Fall od the Medieval Monastery

By: Christopher Brooke

Price: £50.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 2006

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 04167

Condition: Fine


This is a fascinating history of the monastic buildings throughout Britain and Europe. Illustrated with black & white and colour photographs. A very good, clean tight copy. View more info

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Mission to Tashkent

By: Colonel Bailey

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04470

Condition: Very Good


This copy of Mission to Tashkent by the Folio Society has illustrated boards and a maroon slipcase which has light marking on it. Both are good, clean 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