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TRAVELS WITH A DONKEY IN THE CEVENNES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2136082
Published by Folio Society. As new condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! Slip case appears fine.

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DIANA AND HER RHINOCEROS
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321863
Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books. 1st USA 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Diana Effingham-Jones is a sensible child and does not panic when an escaped rhinoceros with a horrid cold walks into her sitting-room one winter evening. Oblong format. Pictorial paperboards. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781845079000. ISBN barcode to rear panel of wrapper, else fine.

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THE LITTLE FIRE ENGINE
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2135782
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1973. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 48 pages. ISBN: 0370020219. Ex-lib. with some usual markings; sticker to base of spine; stamp and pocket for library ticket to front pastedown. Book has been covered with clear adhesive film; spine is faded. Stains and some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges, but contents are still generally very good.

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FATHER BROWN STORIES
Written by G.K. Chesterton. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321275
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1959. Very good condition.

Grey cloth covers, red title label and gilt title to spine. Red endpapers. Full page b/w illustrations. Top edge red. Slight fading to spine and some slight damp marking to covers. Foxing to text block. Slipcase is edge worn and split to spine edge, the book seems a little big for the slipcase (the spine protudes slightly) but it is believed to the be original case.

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NICHOLAS AND THE FAST MOVING DIESEL
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321194
Published by Oxford University Press. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This edition partly re-written and entirely re-drawn. Yellow pictorial boards with red spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Light finger creases/marks to endpapers. Some foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly creased.

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PETER THE WANDERER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321193
Published by Oxford University Press. 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Peter finds a golden key lying in the road near his home and sets off to find its owner. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0192796062. Spine bumped. Some foxing to covers. Covers slightly edge worn. Foxing to textblock and endpapers. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at top, small tear to lower edge of front panel and a few light marks.

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THE LITTLE HORSE BUS
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321192
Published by Doubleday & Company, Inc.. 1st USA 1974. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0385098251. Slight bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some foxing to endpapers. Small mark (pencil erasure) to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped.

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LUCY BROWN AND MR. GRIMES
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134789
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1937. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Very large format (14 x 8.25"). Pictorial boards, green spine. Delightful colour illustrations with text in script. Printed on one side of pages only. Text later changed as this story of a little girl who was befriended by an old gentleman is now considered to be "politically incorrect". Ardizzone's second book. Page edge browning, with a few foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips to cover edges; small loss along top edge of rear panel.

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LITTLE TIM AND THE BRAVE SEA CAPTAIN
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134788
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour lithographs throughout. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Scuff marks and browning to rear cover. Red mark to front cover. Front joint is partially cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Green crayon to verso of one page (plain page). Margin marks to some pages.

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THE LITTLE TRAIN
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134786
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A beautiful book! Pictorial boards, Colour illustrations throughout. Oblong format, 7.25 x 9.5". ISBN: 0370020200. Light bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is browned, with fading to spine; creased at edges and corners; a few closed tears, but virtually no loss.

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TIM TO THE LIGHTHOUSE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134785
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green pictorial paper boards. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 0192796429. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; some margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping; minimal loss.

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TIM AND CHARLOTTE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134784
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green and purple pictorial boards. Charming colour and b/w drawings throughout. Charlotte is mysteriously washed up on the beach near Tim's home... the fourth book in the series of Tim's adventures. ISBN: 0192795627. NOTE: Contained in a later dustwrapper (c.1956). Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Later wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping; some green marks to rear.

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