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ERA THE HISTORY OF ENGLISH RACING AUTOMOBILES LIMITED
Written by David Weguelin; et al.
Stock no. 1818261
Published by White Mouse. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. With 'ERA' badge stuck to front cover. Subtitle: And the continuing story of the cars 1933-1980. B/w & some colour photos. 288 pages including index. ISBN: 0904568245. Pale fox spots to half-title page. A few pages to rear lightly stuck together (now prised apart) with minor blemishing to margins. Contained in publisher's slipcase lightly scuffed to cloth spine.
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M.G. ROAD CARS VOLUME ONE - FOUR CYLINDER O.H.C. 1929-1936
Written by Malcolm Green; et al.
Stock no. 1818257
Published by Magna Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The history of the OHC Midget produced between 1929 and 1936, regarded by many as the 'golden age' of the marque, as well as many photographs and drawings to help restorers. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams and photos. 159 pages. ISBN: 095194231X. Small mark to front board else fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is also fine.
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THE CHUMMY BOOK - NINTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Constance Heward; Dixon Rutherford; et al. Illustrated by Peter Fraser; Honor C. Appleton; Hilda Cowham; Mabel Lucie Attwell; et al..
Stock no. 1318355
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Pictorial front cover shows black cat and white dog, blue spine with white titles and horse's head. First story is 'The Housing Problem'. 287 pages plus one page book list. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Small dent to top edge of rear cover. Vertical crease to rear cover. Endpapers browned. Heavy foxing to contents, mainly textblock and some other marks.
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LITTLE FOLKS' PICTURE STORY BOOK
Written by Ethel Talbot; Constance Heward; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Alan Wright.
Stock no. 1318325
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1921. Good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shwoing girl and boy running after a small dog with a doll in its mouth. 6 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. An anthology of stories and verse, first story is "Betty". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cover edges worn with some small indentations. Damp stain to lower edge of rear cover and spine edge browned. Small brown stain to edge of front cover and "Miss Ruck" and "5" written in red biro to top of front cover. Name and address in ink to front pastedown, name and date in ink to free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Some light foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents (including a few plate margins but pictures unaffected).
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FILEY BRIGG: ITS PLANTS AND ANIMALS
Written by D. Croft; S.P. Donachie; D. Lowsley; et al.
Stock no. 1818172
Published by University Of Hull. 1983. Very good condition.

Produced as the result of a project carried out by a group of students at the Department of Adult Education in the University of Hull. Spiral bound cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 185 pages. ISBN: 0950766518. Creasing to lower edge of front cover.
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CLASSIFICATION DES GROUPES DE LIE ALGEBRIQUES (2 VOLUMES)
Written by C. Chevalley; M. Lazard; et al.
Stock no. 1318287
Published by Secretariat Mathematique Paris. 1st 1958. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Cloth spines. Text in French. Title: Classification of algebraic groups: Volumes 1 + 2. Seminars by Chevalley 1956-1958. Creasing to corners. Some foxing, mostly to outer page edges.
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THE CECIL ALDIN BOOK
Written by Cecil Aldin; P.G. Wodehouse; et al. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1318011
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1932. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Contributions by Wodehouse and numerous others. 8 colour plates, 7 half-tone plates and 95 b/w drawings. Pink-beige buckram cloth with orange title labels to spine and front cover. Spine very slightly bumped with a tiny bit of wear to base. Top corner of rear cover is slightly darkened. Endpapers are lightly browned and there is light foxing to the prelims. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with loss, large tear to top of front panel and tape reinforcements to edges on verso.
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THE LAND OF MY FATHERS
Written by W. Lewis Jones; Geoffrey of Monmouth; William Watson; Giraldus Cambrensis; et al. Illustrated by Christopher Williams; Augustus John; Frank Brangwyn; et al..
Stock no. 1317977
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

A Welsh Gift Book. Cream cloth with red titles and vignettes. 127 numbered pages. Tipped-in colour plates mounted on captioned brown card. B/w plates. Spine slightly bumped. Covers very slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing throughout, particularly to textblock.
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WALES AND MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.J. Davies; et al.
Stock no. 1317976
Published by Ed. J. Burrow & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1954. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles to front and spine. An Illustrated review of the industry, tourism and holidays. The Official Handbook of The National Industrial Development Council of Wales and Monmouthshire. B/w photos. Spine bumped. Some light foxing else contents clean.
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WELSH GUARDS 1915-1965
Written by L.F. Ellis; R.M. Stevenson; S. Tapper-Jones; et al.
Stock no. 1317971
1965. Fair condition.

An informal account of the fifty years. Green cloth, gilt title and vignette to front. Colour frontis of HM The Queen and HRH The Prince Philip, b/w photos throughout. Spine bumped and split. Neat presentation inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Binding has broken between frontis and letter from Buckingham Palace (not sure if any prelims are missing). This is copy no. 15.
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THE CHILDREN'S CIRCUS BOOK
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer; Robert Harding; et al. Illustrated by Eileen Mayo; Wyndham Payne.
Stock no. 1317904
Published by Associated Newspapers Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards showing circus Big Top. Bright colour pictures and numerous b/w illustrations. Includes story by Elinor Brent-Dyer "Carlotta To The Rescue". Covers edge worn and grubby. Spine bumped, fraying of cloth to rear edge of spine. Page browning and foxing else contents clean.
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THE EMPIRE ANNUAL FOR BOYS
Written by A.R. Buckland; A.L. Haydon; Henry C. Moore; et al.
Stock no. 1317900
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1917. Very good condition.

Pale green pictorial cloth. 7 colour plates plus 16 b/w plates. 384 pages. First story is "The Frolic of the Spitfire" by Haydon. Spine and corners bumped. Small erasure patch to top corner of front pastedown. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Foxing, mainly to outer page edges.
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