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Peter and Wendy
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Peter and Wendy

by J M Barrie

Condition
Used - Good
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No Jacket
Edition
5th or later Edition
Published
1911
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$281.84

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1911 A good to very good copy of the 5th edition, published in November 1911, just a month after the first. In original decorative cloth binding with black and white frontispiece, decorative title and 10 further black and white plates by F D Bedford. The front board has gilt decoration which is slightly dulled and there… Read more about this item
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Sense and Sensibility
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Sense and Sensibility

by Jane Austen

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1899
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$1,868.49

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London : George Allen, 1899 A very good copy of the first edition of Sense and Sensibility with Chris Hammond illustrations, in the original decorative cloth binding. Chris Hammond was born Christiana Mary Demain Hammond and shortened her name to better compete in what was a male-dominated market for illustrators. This copy has been rebacked preserving the original spine and… Read more about this item
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Pride and Prejudice
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Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen

Condition
Used - Very Good
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N
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1894
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$4,801.71

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London : George Allen , 1894 A very good copy of the 1st publication of the 'Peacock Edition' of Pride and Prejudice with illustrations by Hugh Thomson. In the original green decorative cloth binding with gilt peacock design to front board and gilt designs to spine. Aeg. With numerous black and white illustrations by Thomson. The binding has been rebacked… Read more about this item
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NZ$4,801.71
Pride and Prejudice
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Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen

Condition
Used - Near Fine
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N
Binding
Quarter Leather
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NZ$876.83

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London: The Gresham Publishing Co A near fine copy in decorative quarter morocco binding with design by Talwin Morris. Undated but probably around 1910. With black and white frontispiece and 5 further plates by Chris Hammond. The binding has a very bright spine with light scuffing and wear at the spine ends. The waxed moss cloth sides are very clean… Read more about this item
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NZ$876.83
The Blue Poetry Book
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The Blue Poetry Book

by Andrew Lang

Condition
Used - Very Good
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N
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1891
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$125.26

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London and New York : Longmans, Green, and Co., 1891 A very good copy of the first edition in the original blue gilt-decorated cloth binding with numerous black and white illustrations by Speed and H J Ford. All page edges gilt. Part of the Fairy Book series, this was the third published. The binding is bright and clean with bright… Read more about this item
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NZ$125.26
The Olive Fairy Book
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The Olive Fairy Book

by Andrew Lang

Condition
Used - Very Good
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N
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1907
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$1,033.41

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London, New York, Bombay and Calcutta: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1907 A very good copy of the 1st edition in the original light green decorative cloth binding with 8 colour plates, 20 full page black and white plates, and 22 in text illustrations. All page edges gilt. The front board is very bright with a tiny spot mark towards the… Read more about this item
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NZ$1,033.41
The Green Fairy Book
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The Green Fairy Book

by Andrew Lang [Editor]

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
N
Edition
First Edition
Published
1892
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$1,357.00

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London and New York: Longmans, Green & Co, 1892 A very good copy of the 1st edition, 1st impression of the Green Fairy Book in the original green decorative cloth binding with gilt designs and title. With the original endpapers and aeg. With full page and text illustrations by H J Ford. The binding is in very good clean condition… Read more about this item
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NZ$1,357.00
Hamlet Prince of Denmark
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Hamlet Prince of Denmark

by William Shakespeare

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Fair
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$1,565.77

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London : Selwyn Blounte A good copy of Hamlet illustrated by John Austen in the original decorative cloth binding, with fair wrapper. Undated but 1922 - first edition in this format. John Austen was much influenced by Aubrey Beardsley, and this work is illustrated in that style. It is regarded by many as Austen's best work with numerous designs, in… Read more about this item
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NZ$1,565.77
The Scarlet Letter and The House with the Seven Gables
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The Scarlet Letter and The House with the Seven Gables

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Condition
Used - Near Fine
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N
Binding
Quarter Leather
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NZ$104.38

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London: The Gresham Publishing Co A near fine copy in quarter leather binding with gilt design by Talwyn Morris to spine. With black and white frontispiece and 5 further black and white plates by John H Bacon. Undated but probably circa 1910. The binding is very bright and clean with light rubbing to spine ends and light wear to corners.… Read more about this item
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NZ$104.38
Green Willow and other Japanese Fairy Tales
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Green Willow and other Japanese Fairy Tales

by Grace James

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1910
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$647.19

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London: Macmillan and Co. Limited , 1910 A very good copy of the 1st trade edition in the original decorative cloth binding with tipped in colour frontispiece and 39 further colour plates by Warwick Goble. The binding is bright and clean. There is light scuffing to corners and spine joints, and there is pulling to the top and bottom of… Read more about this item
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NZ$647.19
The Book of Romance
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The Book of Romance

by Andrew Lang

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
N
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1902
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$292.28

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London, New York and Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1902 A good copy of the 1st edition in the original blue gilt decorated cloth binding with tissue-guarded colour frontispiece and 7 further colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations by H J Ford as called for. With decorative endpapers with different designs front and rear. All page edges gilt.… Read more about this item
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NZ$292.28
The Adventures of the Three Bold Babes.
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The Adventures of the Three Bold Babes.

by S Rosamund Praeger

Condition
Used - Good
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N
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1897
Binding
Hardcover
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NZ$250.52

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London, New York, & Bombay: Longmans, Green, & Co, 1897 A good to very good copy of an unusual tale of supremely confident infants, a sensitive dragon and wicked people. Rosamund Praeger is best known as a sculptor, but was also an artist, illustrator, poet and writer. She wrote and illustrated a number of books for children which tend to… Read more about this item
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Stories from the Pentamerone
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Stories from the Pentamerone

by Giambattista Basile, E F Strange (editor)

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
N
Edition
Limited Edition
Published
1911
Binding
Full-Leather
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NZ$1,868.49

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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1911 A good to very good copy of the Edition de Luxe in full gilt-decorated vellum binding, with 32 tipped in colour plates by Warwick Goble. Only 150 copies were printed. This copy lacks the ribbon ties, but the binding is very straight, clean and sound. There is light soiling at the edges and towards… Read more about this item
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Mansfield Park
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Mansfield Park

by Jane Austen

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Published
1902
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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London : J M Dent & Co, 1902 A good set in the original decorative cloth bindings, edited by R Brimley Johnson, and with 12 colour plates by H M Brock. 3rd edition thus. The bindings have gilt titles to spine and front board. The top page edges are gilt; the remaining edges are uncut. With half titles, showing that… Read more about this item
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NZ$292.28
East of the Sun and West of the Moon. Old Tales from the North
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East of the Sun and West of the Moon. Old Tales from the North

by Peter Christian Asbjornsen

Condition
Used - Very Good
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No Jacket
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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London : Hodder and Stoughton A very copy of this classic work with 24 tipped in colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations and designs by Kay Nielson. Undated but circa 1924 (there is an ink inscription on the fep dated 1924) and the third issue of this work by Hodder. The deep yellow cloth binding has black titles… Read more about this item
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A House of Pomegranates
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A House of Pomegranates

by Oscar Wilde

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
6th
Published
1915
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$1,774.54

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London: Methuen and Co Ltd, 1915 A good copy of the scarce 6th edition of Wilde's work, being the first illustrated by Jessie M King. In the original decorative cloth binding with colour title page, 16 tipped-in colour plates and decorative endpapers. The binding has a bright front board with some scuffing and slight cloth loss to corners. Edges including… Read more about this item
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Emma Vols I & II
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Emma Vols I & II

by Jane Austen

Condition
Used - Good
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No Jacket
Published
1917
Binding
Cloth
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NZ$198.33

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1917 A good copy of the 2nd issue of Chatto's edition of Emma, illustrated by A Wallis Mills. Vols 7 and 8 of their 10 volume set of Austen's novels, part of the St Martin's illustrated library of standard authors. Bound in cream cloth with gilt titles and with decorative endpapers, colour frontispieces and 9 further… Read more about this item
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NZ$198.33
Shakespeare's Comedy of the Tempest with illustrations by Edmund Dulac
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Shakespeare's Comedy of the Tempest with illustrations by Edmund Dulac

by William Shakespeare

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Published
1919
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$459.29

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LONDON : Hodder & Stoughton, 1919 A good copy of the larger format edition - undated but 1919 - with 40 tipped in colour plates by Edmund Dulac. In original blue decorative cloth binding with gilt design on front board and spine. The binding is very clean with bright gilt to spine and front board. The spine cloth is slightly… Read more about this item
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NZ$459.29
The Novels of Jane Austen (In Ten Volumes). Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, and Persuasion.
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The Novels of Jane Austen (In Ten Volumes). Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, and Persuasion.

by Jane Austen, R Brimley Johnson (editor)

Condition
Used - Good
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No Jacket
Published
1901
Binding
Decorative Cloth
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NZ$2,818.40

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London : J M Dent & Co, 1901 Complete set in original decorative cloth bindings, with illustrations by C E Brock and H M Brock and edited by R Brimley Johnson. The set is a mixed edition, being either the 3rd or the 4th edition with the exception of Pride and Prejudice Vol I which is a 1st in… Read more about this item
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NZ$2,818.40
Cocolo
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Cocolo

by Bettina

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
Published
1945
Binding
Cloth
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NZ$208.77

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1945 A very good copy of Bettina's first work in good wrapper. The yellow binding has a title and the outline of a donkey in red on the front board. It is in very good clean condition with some browning to the bottom edges and light turning to corners. The contents are very clean and sound.… Read more about this item
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NZ$208.77