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04 Jul, 2014 22:01:54 BST
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Milstead, Kent, United Kingdom
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|Seller notes:||“Book in “Fine” condition. Looks unread. Nice clean copy. Good bindings, no loose or missing pages. No inscriptions / bookplates / other markings. Nice clean undamaged slipcase.”|
Literary Fiction Literature 20thC Fiction
Short Stories Collected Stories Compendium Omnibus
“First Folio: A Little Book of Folio Forewords”
(A Hardback Volume in a Slipcase)
Published by ‘The Folio Society’ in 2008
(No longer available from the F.S.)
Introduction by Catherine Taylor
210 x 140mm. 400g (Unpacked).
132 pages + prelims, frontispiece, 15 colour / b&w plates by various artists.
Book in “Fine” condition. Looks unread. Nice clean copy. Good bindings, no loose or missing pages. No inscriptions / bookplates / other markings. Nice clean undamaged slipcase.
The contents include:
Tim Parks on The Prince, by Niccolo Machiaevelli
Richard Holmes on Travels with R. L. Stevenson, by R. L. Stevenson
Philip Pullman on The Anatomy of Melancholy, by Robert Burton
Roy Foster on Collected Poems, by W. B. Yeats
Iain Sinclair on The War of the Worlds, by H. G. Wells
Helen Dunmore on Anna Karenina, by Leo Tolstoy
Colm Toibin on The Golden Bowl, by Henry James
A. S. Byatt on The Pink Fairy Book, by Andrew Lang
Frances Wilson on Adventures of Casanova, by Giacomo Casanova
Peter Ackroyd on Oliver Twist, by Charles Dickens
John Sutherland on Slaughterhouse-Five, by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
Jonathan Coe on The History of Tom Jones, by Henry Fielding
Julian Barnes on The Good Soldier, by Ford Madox Ford
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