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1 Defoe, Daniel Moll Flanders
London John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd. 1929 First edition thus Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket John Austen 
Contains 16 full page [incl frontispiece] pen and ink illustrations, presented as plates, plus over 30 in line wood-cut illustrations. All illustrations are by John Austen, a prolific book 'decorator' [Horne p.80] with the majority of his work being completed in the 1930's and 40's. This was a 'new edition' of Moll Flanders with the Austen illustrations / decorations appearing for the first time together with a foreward by W. H. Davies. Nice matt black dustjacket with green writing / illustration. Binding is dark brown cloth with gilt lettering and illustration to upper board and spine. Highly decorative endpapers in red and black line on a beige ground. 333 pp plus 6 pp book adverts. 26x17cm. DJ has chipping to top / tail edge of spine area and a strip of paper stuck to the rear flap. Offset tanning to front and rear free endpapers, coincident with the dj edge. Nice clean contents and firm binding. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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2 Defoe, Daniel Robinson Crusoe with 'Come to Life' panorama9,,,
London, Paris, New York Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. [1934] Hardcover Very Good Howard Davie and R.B. Ogle 
One of the series of 'Come To Life' Panorama books by Tuck. Contains a double page, three level, chromolithograph centre piece panorama. In addition there are two colour plates and several wood cut illustrations. This is an abridged version of this classic children's adventure story. One of eight books in the Storyland Treasury series, all containing the 'come to life' panorama. Pictorial illustrated glazed boards over blue cloth backstrip with lettering. 225x180mm. 152 pp plus several pages of adverts for other Tuck children's books. Corners worn, edges worn in places. Top/tail backstrip bumped with slight fraying at corners. Pop up panorama is complete and works. Personal dedication [from 1936] on ffep. Occasional brown spotting and a few of the black and white woodcuts have been coloured in. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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