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i would recommend you the Xilinx Spartan 3E Starter Kit ($149).
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it comes with an evaluation version of Xilinx ISE and the Xilinx EDK. after the evaluation period expires you can continue to work with the Xilinx ISE webpack or you can buy the Xilinx ISE. buying the Xilinx EDK depends on you. if you want the added IP, microblaze, c compiler etc then you should buy that as well.