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FOLIO SOCIETY – ILLUSTRATED – SLIPCASED EDITION
The King Must Die
Mary Renault
Introduced by Robin Lane Fox
Illustrated by Geoff Grandfield
Renault’s acclaimed novel, published in series with The Alexander Trilogy and introduced by the classical historian Robin Lane Fox.
Witness the remarkable childhood of Theseus, son of Poseidon and the future king of Athens, as he becomes a bull dancer, slays the terrible Minotaur of Crete and forges a bloody path to the throne.
In new condition…bought by me on a whim and never read…Just taken out of the slip case and replaced.
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Hide and Seek – Xan Fielding

Hide and Seek – Xan Fielding Folio Book and Sleeve The story of a wartime agent Introduced by Clare Mully. 232 pages. 13 pages of colour and black and white plates. Pull-out War Office map. Printed endpapers etc. In new condition…bought by me on a whim and never read…Just taken out of the slip case […]

The House of Borgia – Folio Society 2017

The House of Borgia- Folio Society 2017 Christopher Hibbert Nepotism, murder and debauchery abound in this engrossing portrait of a family that bribed their way to power in the Renaissance Italy This first illustrated edition features over 30 colour illustrations In new condition…bought by me on a whim and never read…Just taken out of the slip case […]

The Rise and Fall of the House of Medici – Folio Society

FOLIO SOCIETY – ILLUSTRATED – SLIPCASED EDITION The Rise and Fall of the House of Medici Christopher Hibbert The story of Italy’s first family is one of political cunning, artistic genius, infidelity, execution and revenge. With sumptuous colour illustrations. Appendices include family trees and a list of the principal works of art commissioned by the […]