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STORIES FOR FIVE-YEAR-OLDS
Written by Sara Corrin; Stephen Corrin. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2132407
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

And Other Young Readers. Green boards with black title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Pale browning to outer page edge. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some creasing, but only small amounts of loss.

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AMELIARANNE KEEPS SCHOOL
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2132406
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards with blue cloth spine. Illustrated endpapers. Full page colour pictures throughout. B/w text illustrations. Unpaginated. 8.75 x 6.25". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping to a couple of corners. Uneven fading to spine. Some marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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THE STORY OF PETER PAN
Written by J.M. Barrie; Daniel O'Connor. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
Stock no. 2132405
Published by G. Bell & Sons Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards with green titles and illustration to front cover. Green and white endpapers. B/w illustrations and colour illustrations. Fade mark along top of cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn, with some pieces of loss; some grubby marks.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2132404
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Edition. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 8 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. Endpapers are maps. 284 pages. ISBN: 0416618502. Bumping to spine and corners. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a repaired tear to top of spine.

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THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF NILS
Written by Selma Lagerlof. Illustrated by H. Baumhauer.
Stock no. 2132403
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A continuation of the Swedish classic for children. 4 full page colour illustrations. Beige/green illustrated cloth, with matching endpapers. Children's Illustrated Classics. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has Top corner of front flap cut off, with tears and chips; a little loss; some fading to spine.

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THE TERROR OF ST. TRINIAN'S
Written by Timothy Shy. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132402
Published by Max Parrish. 4th 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spotting to covers, foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is torn with some loss, creased and foxed with uneven browning and fading.

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THE SILVER BRANCH
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2132387
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Julia Eccleshare. Grey pictorial cloth with gilt title to spine. Full-page b/w illustrations. Slip case is better than very good, with a few marks.

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THE BOY'S BOOK OF THE MOTOR-CYCLE
Written by John Harrison.
Stock no. 2132369
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black/cream titles and decorations. B/w diagrams throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Underlining and annotation to a few pages, including pages 80, 112 & 113. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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WAR HORSE
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Alan Marks.
Stock no. 2132344
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Fine condition.

In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Dramatic blue, red and black pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Contained in matching pictorial card slipcase.

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THE ILLUSTRATED TARKA THE OTTER
Written by Henry Williamson. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1819074
Published by Webb & Bower. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey-green boards, white titles. Colour and b/w photos by Simon McBride plus some b/w text illustrations by Tunnicliffe. ISBN: 0863500749. Light rubbing to base of spine. Light browning to top edge of text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1958
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318671
Published by Daily Express. 1958. Very good condition.

This is the first Rupert annual to be dated on the inside title page. Colour illustrated boards showing Rupert leap-frogging over Bill Badger. First story 'Rupert and the Water-Lily'. 107 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Light damp stain to top corners and top of spine. Light mark to front free-endpaper (from removal of a small label). Belongs to box has been obliterated with blue ink. Price NOT cut. Colouring contest page was neatly and lightly coloured in (mostly erased now), address label has been obliterated with red ink (old address details previously covered with paper). Still a nice copy.

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GREAT EXPECTATIONS
Written by Charles Dickens; Alice F. Jackson. Illustrated by F.M.B. Blaikie.
Stock no. 1318657
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Almost very good condition.

Retold for Children. The Children's Dickens. Cream boards with black title to spine. Front cover has large colour onlay. 159 pages. 8 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small stains to top corners. Some foxing to contents.

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