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Book in “Fine” condition. Looks unread. Nice clean copy. Good bindings, no loose or missing pages.

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Condition: Like New : Split the cost with friends
A book that has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket (if applicable) is included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins. May have no identifying marks on the inside cover. No wear and tear. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
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





Subject 2:

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



UK bidders via PayPal only please.

Courier delivery. Postage for this item will be £5 (Includes robust recycled packaging, contents insurance and signed delivery).     

Books will be securely packed in a cardboard box with plenty of bubble wrap.

Personal collection by prior appointment.

Please email if you have any further enquiries.


Many other Franklin Library / Folio Society titles available @…FinchesFolios  and  FinchesTwo

Combined postage for multiple purchases will be offered as follows* (Packed weight). Items valued in excess of £25 may require additional insurance. 



1 - 2 Kg



2 - 5 Kg



5 - 10 Kg



10 - 15 Kg



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Additional postage may apply to: Scottish Highlands, Islands, Channel Islands, Northern Ireland or to addresses within the London ‘congestion charging’ zone. Please email your Post Code for a delivery quote prior to bidding if this applies.



Finches Folios 19th Century Literature Nineteenth Century 19thC 20th Century Literature Twentieth Century 20thC English Literature British Literature Fiction Contemporary Fiction Classic Fiction Novels Novellas Literary Short Stories Collected Stories Short Fiction Anthology Collections Collection Compendium Omnibus Illustrated Books

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