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#FolioFridays
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elkeo_TheBookDragon
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And for this week's #FolioFriday feature: everyone's favorite troupe wandering through Oz. I am so glad I splurged on this #FolioSociety edition - I will post some interior illustrations so you can see the wonderful style!
#FolioFreaks #FolioFridays

becausetrains I want to steal that copy 😍 2y
BookishFeminist This may be one of my favorites yet! It's beautiful! 😍😍 2y
melrailey So beautiful! I wish I had a copy! 2y
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Texreader Oh it is gorgeous!!! 2y
rubyslippersreads So pretty! 👠🌈🌪 2y
britt_brooke So pretty! 2y
RealLifeReading What a beauty! 2y
LeahBergen I love the cover. ❤️ 2y
Caroline2 Lovely! 😍 2y
Kalalalatja Ooo is that the slipcase at the bottom 😍 2y
JazzFeathers Oh my goodness, that's gorgeous! 😱 2y
GatheringBooks unabashed #foliofreak here as well!!! 2y
Jess_Read_This ❤️I haven't seen this one before! Gorgeous. 2y
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rubyslippersreads
Lark Rise to Candleford | Flora Thompson, H. J. Massingham
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My order from the #FolioSociety sale arrived today. Here is the cover, along with some of the lovely illustrations, from the tagged book. #foliofreaks #foliofridays I blame @DeborahSmall and @elkeo for at least two of these books. 😂 #blameitonlitsy

DeborahSmall Gorgeous, I have 2 of these! Rebecca is so beautiful ❤️ 2y
Kalalalatja I have the two on the right 👌 lovely both of them! 2y
Avanders Oooh. I finally gave in too. 😳 Including the one on the far left! 2y
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rubyslippersreads @DeborahSmall I know—even though I had another pretty copy, I had to have this one too. 😄 2y
elkeo_TheBookDragon YES YES YES!!! 2y
rubyslippersreads @Avanders They are so addicting. 😊 2y
Mdargusch So gorgeous. I wonder why I haven't ordered that one yet. 🤔 2y
tpixie Lovely!!! 2y
SharonGoforth 😍😍😍 2y
Lmstraubie Oh, those illustrations!! 2y
Texreader BEAUTIFUL!!!! 2y
Cathythoughts Wow ❤️ 2y
LeahBergen Ooooo!! The illustrations seem so much like the TV series. 😍😍 2y
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elkeo_TheBookDragon
Woman in White | Wilkie COLLINS
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Happy #FolioFriday my #freaks!
This #FolioSociety edition I saw here on Litsy and then went a'looking around the introweb for a copy. Luckily found a perfect one cheap! #win!
#FolioFreaks #FolioFridays

LeahBergen Oooo! 😍😍😍 2y
Kalalalatja What @LeahBergen said 😍😍 2y
Foragingfantasy Pretty!! 2y
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rubyslippersreads Gorgeous! I've been tempted by this one myself. 😊 2y
Jess_Read_This Omigosh. I love this edition. Classically beautiful! 2y
JazzFeathers 😍😍😍 2y
aeeklund I love this book. 2y
Sarah83 Where do you look instead of Folio Society? 2y
elkeo_TheBookDragon @Sarah83 abebooks.com but they are all different sellers so I have to read carefully for what the condition is and the shipping. 2y
elkeo_TheBookDragon @aeeklund @Jess_Read_This I have to read it now! I always wanted to...but you know...Life 😺 2y
Sarah83 Ah sounds great. ☺ I had a look at Amazon, but the conditions there are meh... Or too expensive 😣 2y
Jess_Read_This @elkeo Same. I have a copy (not as pretty as yours) that is sitting on my shelf. 2y
Moray_Reads I love this story. Marion is my hero (I have this edition too!) 2y
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elkeo_TheBookDragon
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Inside illustrations from my #FolioSociety edition. 💕

#FolioFriday #FolioFreaks #FolioFridays

emilyhaldi Beautiful! 2y
BooksForEmpathy These are so intriguing! 2y
Gezemice 2y
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LeahBergen Ohhh. 💕 2y
Kalalalatja Lovely! 2y
Avanders Now I need this... 2y
JazzFeathers 😍😍😍 2y
readinginthedark Don't mind me, I'm just working on my crazy long wishlist over here... 2y
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elkeo_TheBookDragon
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Happy #FolioFriday my #FolioFreaks!
As a castle freak, a Folio freak, and with a soft spot for Kafka, this copy of The Castle really makes me happy 😁
Inside illustrations in next post...

#FolioSociety #FolioFridays

LeahBergen That's a beauty. 2y
Chachic I love castles too! 2y
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LeahBergen
Barchester Towers | Anthony Trollope
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#FolioFriday

Here's one of my purchases from the "book town" of Sidney. I have somehow made it to this point in my life without reading any Trollope. ?

#FolioFridays
#FolioFreaks
#FolioSociety

rubyslippersreads So pretty! I've read some of The Pallisers series, but none of the Barsetshire Chronicles, which I think then leads to reading Angela Thirkell. 😄 2y
Cinfhen 😻😻😻 2y
TrishB Lovely 💜 2y
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Lcsmcat I love Trollope! 2y
BarbaraBB Me too, but I bought the whole Pallieter series to encourage myself! 2y
cathysaid Me too! Just read The Warden last week and am midway through Barchester Towers. I'm enjoying Trollope's dry wit and I suspect he's also a feminist...at least that's how I'm choosing to interpret some of his social commentary. Love this gorgeous set of books! Jealous 💚 2y
LeahBergen @rubyslippersreads I was always curious how the Thirkell series tied into Trollope's. Oh oh.... I may go #DrunkThirkelling soon. 😆 2y
LeahBergen @Cinfhen 😘😘 2y
LeahBergen @TrishB 😘😘 2y
LeahBergen @Lcsmcat Oh, good! I don't know how I haven't read him on one of my previous Vic Lit binges. 2y
LeahBergen @BarbaraBB I'll attempt to read these before buying any in that series. 😆 2y
LeahBergen @cathysaid Oh, good! I'm glad you're liking them. And thanks! 😘 2y
rubyslippersreads I haven't seen it, but there is a BBC miniseries of The Barchester Chronicles with Alan Rickman. 😍 2y
elkeo_TheBookDragon PRETTY! I love they each are their own color 👏👏 2y
shawnmooney Nice! Barchester Towers is his most famous, but I found it rather dull compared to 2y
Chachic Gorgeous! Love the statue you included in the pic. 2y
LeahBergen @rubyslippersreads And another series for me to watch! 2y
LeahBergen @elkeo 😘😘 2y
LeahBergen @shawnmooney Now you're really inspiring me to become a #TrollopeTrollop 😉 2y
LeahBergen @Chachic Thank you! 😘 2y
shawnmooney @LeahBergen We're both halfway there! 😂😂 2y
LeahBergen @shawnmooney Ha!! ? I've always liked the word "trollop" and amused myself when I bought these by telling the bookseller that I was "interested in the Trollopes up top". He had to take them off a high shelf. ? 2y
Sydsavvy OMG!!! I have made it through life without him, too. But I have a client who gave me a Trollop and is not happy that I haven't read it. 😑. I had never heard of him! 2y
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elkeo_TheBookDragon
Crusader Castles | T. E. Lawrence
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Floorplans to build your/my own castle 💕🏰💕
#FolioFridays #FolioFreaks #FolioSociety

julesG Moat, drawbridge, portculis and all? 😉 3y
elkeo_TheBookDragon @julesG It wouldn't be a proper castle with ALL the accoutrements! 3y
Jess_Read_This 🙌🏼To the moat! You can fill it with attack swans and Canadian geese!! 3y
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elkeo_TheBookDragon
Crusader Castles | T. E. Lawrence
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How's this for amazing castle info? T.E.Lawrence's photos and drawings accompany his thesis on the architectural influence of Crusader castles. Visiting Carcassonne was a #bucketlist trip for me. SO cool to see it all over in this #FolioSociety book.
#FolioFreaks #FolioFridays #castles

LeahBergen I have a thing for castles, too! 💕 3y
elkeo_TheBookDragon @LeahBergen People with taste do! You may need this. It's pretty fantastic 💕 3y
TrishB My retirement plan is to visit all the castles un the UK. Then Europe (hoping for a long and happy retirement!) @LeahBergen 3y
batsy Joining in on the castle love! What a wonderful plan @TrishB! If your suitcase is a little heavy it's probably coz of a few Littens squeezed in 😂 3y
rubyslippersreads @LeahBergen You and @elkeo need castles to hold all your books! 😄📚🏰 (edited) 3y
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elkeo_TheBookDragon
Crusader Castles | T. E. Lawrence
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I almost missed posting for #FolioFriday! This delightful castle book was part of my sale box last week. This is a thesis written by T.E.Lawrence on military architecture and the influence of Crusader castles. I know I won't understand most of it, but I am a castle FREAK. So I took a chance. And it paid off. This is packed with his photos and drawings. CASTLES!! Interiors to be posted next...
#FolioFreaks #FolioFridays #FolioSociety #castles

TrishB Lovely 💗 3y
SharonGoforth 😍😍 3y
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rubyslippersreads
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For #FolioFriday, a vintage 2-volume set that was my mom's. #FolioFreaks #FolioSociety #FolioFridays

SharonGoforth Oooh pretty!! 😍😍 3y
Moray_Reads Beautiful silk covers! 3y
LeahBergen Say what now??? I'm coveting! 😳 3y
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Kalalalatja Wow! 😍 3y
CoffeeCatsBooks I love their silk covers. 3y
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