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THE LITTLE STEAMROLLER
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317584
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format, pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0370020235. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly edge rubbed. Small split to centre of spine (2.5cm). Inscripiton in ink to front free-endpaper. Pale page browning to endpapers. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with tear to centre of spine and a few light grubby marks to front panel.

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NURSE MATILDA
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2126460
Published by Bloomsbury Children's Books. Circa 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt title and decorations to covers. Endpapers are red. B/w text illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0747576750. 2nd printing.

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ARDIZZONE'S HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Stephen Corrin. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2126456
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

14 classic tales illustrated in colour and b/w. Maroon boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. ISBN: 0233969969. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine; some edge-creasing; couple of closed tears.

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THE LAND OF RIGHT UP AND DOWN
Written by Eva-Lis Wuorio. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317399
Published by Dennis Dobson Books Ltd.. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Attractive pictorial boards. B/w illustrations throughout with 3 double-page colour pictures. ISBN: 023477927X. Spine slightly bumped, covers slightly edge rubbed. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and edge rubbed with foxing on verso.

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THE LITTLE HORSE BUS
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317274
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370020227. Covers are slightly edge worn. Tear to lower margin of one page. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins but generally contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with large tear across the front panel (very neatly repaired), some foxing and damp staining which is mainly visible on verso.

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DO YOU REMEMBER WHAT HAPPENED?
Written by Jean Chapman. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2124291
Published by Angus & Robertson. 1st 1969. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. Single-colour illustrations. ISBN: 0207951160. Ex-lib with usual markings. Text still very good. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine with a few nicks.

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A MODERN PROMETHEUS
Written by Zarch Nubar. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1316996
Published by Forge Press. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

A modern philosopher-mathematician of France relates the present ills of a world obsessed with war to the idealism of world unity. White pictorial cardwraps. 3 b/w illustrations. Slight rubbing to cover edges and a few small, light marks to covers. Hinges inside covers are starting to crack. Contents clean.

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LET'S HAVE A PARTY
No author listed. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1316995
Published by Blumenthals Ltd. circa 1955. Slightly better than very good condition.

A 'fine drinking' book issued by the houses of Ayala Champagne Croizet Brandy & Rocher Liquers. To help you make your party a success. White paperwraps. B/w illustrations. Staples rusty. A few foxspots. A super copy of a scarce booklet.

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NURSE MATILDA
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2123737
Published by Bloomsbury Children's Books. Circa 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt title and decorations to covers. Endpapers are red. B/w text illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0747576750. 2nd impression. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some wear.

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EXPLOITS OF DON QUIXOTE
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1406808
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. 12 full page colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Top edge red. 219 pages. Ex-library with various ink stamps. Label, plus remains of another label and small area of surface paper damage to front endpaper. Large (4.5 x 7.5") piece of white paper stuck to front pastedown. Bumping to spine and corners. Browned tape marks to top and bottom of both boards. Brown marks to half title page and last blank page. Contents otherwise generally clean. A few marks to text block edge. Red top of text block has faded. Dustwrapper has been price cut by publisher with new small price label stuck to front flap. Small label to bottom of spine. Wrapper is a little edge worn and browned on verso.

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ARCADIAN BALLADS
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1406638
Published by Heinemann Educational Books. 1st thus 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Tall format. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 48 pages. ISBN: 0435147722. Erased pencil mark to top of front endpaper. A little foxing to edge of text block. Contents very good. Spine of dustwrapper a little faded and rubbed.

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UPSIDEDOWN WILLIE
Written by Dorothy Clewes. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2122271
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

One of the "Gazelle" series. Pictorial boards. 2-tone illustrations through out. Easy to read text. 7.5 x 5". 48 pages. ISBN: 0241913586. A little bumping and spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and chips to corners.

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