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TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Stock no. 2129102
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1949. Good condition.

Blue boards, silver title to spine, in black box. B/w drawings throughout. Heavy bumping and wear to cover edges; some damp marking and fraying to cloth. Foxing, but contents are generally still very good.
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SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129045
Published by Jonathan Cape. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Edition, type re-set. Green boards with gilt title to spine and blind title to cover. Endpapers are maps. 351 pages. ISBN: 022460631X.
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TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson; Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Sterling Hundley.
Stock no. 1317625
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Fine condition.

Large format. Brown pictorial cloth, silver title to spine. Cream pictorial endpapers. 230 pages. Colour illustrations. A few veruy light scuff marks to slipcase and a tiny dent to one edge. Book fine.
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THE SWALLOWS & AMAZONS ADVENTURES (6 VOLUME SET)
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome; Nancy Blackett.
Stock no. 1816941
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Boxed set of 6 of the 'Swallows & Amazons' titles: Swallows and Amazons; Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go To Sea; The Picts and the Martyrs. Contained in publisher's slipcase, just lightly scuffed.
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KIDNAPPED
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.
Stock no. 2128675
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1913. Very good condition.

The Adventures of David Balfour. Large format. Green cloth with large pictorial onlay to front. Pictorial endpapers. Colour title page and plates. Fold-out map. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. One plate has slightly ragged edges and a few margin tears. Fold out map is creased.
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SEVEN WHITE GATES
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 2128635
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1ST 1944. Good condition.

A Lone Pine Story. Red cloth, black titles. Full-page b/w illustrations plus b/w maps to the endpapers. 200 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some splitting to cloth at top and tail of spine; fraying to cloth. Joints are a bit cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks, else contents are generally very good.
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THE CLASSIC BOATING NOVELS OF ARTHUR RANSOME (12 VOLUMES)
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome; Nancy Blackett.
Stock no. 1816828
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

All twelve volumes, contained in blue slip case with gilt titles to ends. Titles include: Swallows and Amazons, Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Winter Holiday; Coot Club; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go to Sea; Secret Water; The Big Six; Missee Lee; Picts & Martyrs; Great Northern. Green boards, gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Slipcase is a little scuffed, a little marked, and a little worn at edges, there is also a large stain on the top edge. Books are in fine condition.
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SALLY BAXTER GIRL REPORTER - THE GREEK GODDESS
Written by Sylvia Edwards.
Stock no. 2128488
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green and white decorative boards. No illustrations. 185 pages. Bump to spine. A little browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.
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THE CIRCUS OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2128073
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 316 pages. Tortoise ink stamp to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with chipping to edges; only minimal loss.
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THE SUMMER OF THE GREAT SECRET
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1816760
Published by Collins. 1958. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An adventure involving smugglers, midnight feasts and a ghost. Blue boards, silver title and vignette. 256 pages. Seagull Library edition. A few minor marks to boards. Name & address in ink to front endpaper. Browning to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss and creased.
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CHAMPION OF THE MAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by H. Gooderham.
Stock no. 2127767
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1938. Good condition.

Blue cloth with sailing ship decoration to front cover and palm tree to spine. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 286 pages. 2nd impression published in same year as first edition. 1* to bottom of half-title page. 2nd issue. Spine is browned with bumping; a little fraying to cloth at top and tail. Bumping and wear to corners. Some marks and foxing to covers. Inscriptions in ink to verso of front endpaper. Frontis has margin nicks and some creasing. Foxing throughout.
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GREEN TRAIL
Written by Shirley Faulkner-Horne. Illustrated by Peter Biegel.
Stock no. 1816525
Published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with red title label and gilt title to spine. Full-page b/w illustrations. 189 pages. The exciting story of the Paisley children who set out to outwit a gang of crooks. A few marks to boards. Light browning to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is Rubbed at edges, slightly faded to spine and slightly grubby to rear panel.
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