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THE TERROR OF THE SEAS
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 2131012
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

Stone cloth with black title to spine, black and orange titles and decoration to front cover. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges.
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THE GOLDEN GLEANER
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by M. MacKinlay.
Stock no. 2131010
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with yellow titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 272 pages. Spine is faded, small damp mark to corner of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper (some transfer across to wrapper flap).Wrapper is also edge-creased with a few tears and chips, but minimal loss.
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THE ICE-KING'S DAUGHTER
Written by Sheila K. Mccullagh. Illustrated by Mary Gernat.
Stock no. 1817675
Published by E.J. Arnold & Son Ltd.. 1st 1964. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Dragon Book D2. A reading book. Grey boards, white titles. B/w and colour illustrations. Corners bumped. Contents grubby, some pen marks. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is also grubby and marked, edge-worn with a few tears.
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THE QUEEN OF SHINDY FLAT
Written by Bessie Marchant. Illustrated by Charles M. Sheldon.
Stock no. 2130855
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Circa 1905. Almost very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. B/w plates. 216 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks and scuffing to covers. Glue marks to front pastedown. Foxing and page browning; some margin marks.
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AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS
Written by Jules Verne. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 2130835
Published by Pavilion. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Superb colour and b/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 1862054517.
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TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Philip Bannister.
Stock no. 2130780
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Brown cloth, elaborate gilt decoration. Colour plates. This is the fifth printing of the Folio edition, newly illustrated. Slip case is good - large tear to one edge; some marks and indentations.
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SEVEN WHITE GATES
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 2130765
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. Spine and cover edges are faded; couple of splits to cloth on spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Damp mark to top of some pages next to spine. Foxing and page edge browning.
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TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2130752
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. Circa 1929. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black title to spine and border to front cover. 12 colour plates, b/w head and tail pieces. 255 pages. Spine is faded; some other uneven fading to covers. Marks, including what appear to be splash marks to front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. All plates present.
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THE GAY DOLPHIN ADVENTURE
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 2130747
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Third book in the Lone Pine series. Beige cloth with gilt title to spine and front cover with lone pine vignette. B/w illustrations. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a little loss; but most tears are repaired to verso with sticky tape. Some grubby marks to wrapper.
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THE POPPYKETTLE PAPERS
Written by Michael Lawrence. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 2130733
Published by Pavilion Books Limited. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1862052824. Wrapper is faded to spine and edge of rear panel.
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PEG-LEG AND THE INVADERS
Written by Peter Dawlish. Illustrated by Jack Matthew.
Stock no. 2130671
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue/green cloth with black titles and decorations to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browning; chipping and some creasing.
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BEN'S EXPEDITION
Written by Griselda Gifford. Illustrated by Robert Micklewright.
Stock no. 2130665
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with black title to spine; vingette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Bumping along cover edges. Small bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with small tear hole; a little loss.
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