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Etiquette for Ladies in Public and Private : Warne's Bijou Books, Anon
1 Anon Etiquette for Ladies in Public and Private : Warne's Bijou Books
London and New York Frederick Warne and Co. N.d. [1894] 1894 New and Revised Edition Decorated Cloth Very Good 32mo. 
96 pp. Very small format measuring 7cm x 10cm. Original dark green cloth with decoration in black & gilt to front board & spine. All edges gilt. A volume of 'Warne's Bijou Books.' Afternoon At Homes, Garden Parties, Dinner Parties, etc. Copac records just BL. Scarce. 
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A Clockwork Orange, Burgess, Anthony
2 Burgess, Anthony A Clockwork Orange
London William Heinemann Ltd. 1970 1970 0434098000 / 9780434098002 Reprint Hardback Near Fine 8vo. 
196 pp. Publisher's purple boards in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. With the ink stamp of 'Deborah Rogers Ltd.' to the front endpaper. The author's literary agent's file copy of the second edition, 1970. Deborah Rogers had worked in publishing for literary agent Peter Jenson-Smith, whose authors included Eric Ambler, Gavin Maxwell, Ian Fleming and Anthony Burgess. When she launched her own business in 1967, Anthony Burgess was one of her first clients. Jacket unclipped, which is unusual. 
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Serafina's Lucky Find, De Brunhoff, Laurent
3 De Brunhoff, Laurent Serafina's Lucky Find
London Methuen & Co Ltd 1967 1967 First UK Edition Laminated Boards Very Good 4to. Illustrated De Brunhoff, Laurent 
Unpaginated. Original colour laminated boards. Minor rubbing to spine ends. Ink name with faint ink stain to lower area of front endpaper. Colour illustrations throughout by the author Laurent de Brunhoff. Copac records just BL; Trinity; OU and NLS. Uncommon. 
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Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales, James, Grace
4 James, Grace Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales
London Macmillan and Co., Limited 1910 1910 First Edition Decorated Cloth Very Good 4to. Illustrated Goble, Warwick 
First edition. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt decoration and lettering to front board & spine. All edges blue. Stamped 'Presentation Copy' on title page. Minor rubbing to spine joints. Inner hinges split. Bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers slightly darkened. With forty tissue-guarded tipped-in colour plates by Warwick Goble. 
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam : Illustrated in Colour and in Line by Rene Bull, Khayyam, Omar and translated by Edward Fitzgerald
5 Khayyam, Omar and translated by Edward Fitzgerald Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam : Illustrated in Colour and in Line by Rene Bull
London Hodder and Stoughton N.d. [1913] 1913 First Trade Edition Decorated Cloth Very Good 4to. Illustrated Bull, Rene 
Unpaginated. Publisher's original decorated brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Foxing to endpapers and prelims. With ten tipped-in full-page colour plates and additional smaller tipped-in plates by Rene Bull. Illustrated throughout in line also by Rene Bull. In VG condition. 
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Portrait of a Gentleman, Phillpotts, Eden
6 Phillpotts, Eden Portrait of a Gentleman
London Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. N.d. [1934] 1934 First Edition Hardback Very Good 8vo. 
288, 56 pp. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn & torn. Fore-edge spotted. Jacket design by Rowland Hilder. Internally clean. No ownership names. 56-page publisher's list dated Spring & Early Summer 1934 at rear. Copace lists only BL; NLS; Wales; OU and Reading. 
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