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PETER DUCK
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 1318630
Published by Jonathan Cape. 8th 1937. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt title to front. Front endpaper is a chart of the atlantic ocean. B/w text illustrations throughout. 431 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some foxing to contents.

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MISTRESS MASHAM'S REPOSE
Written by T.H. White. Illustrated by Fritz Eichenberg.
Stock no. 1318629
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. Circa 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A tale of a fascinating miniature 18th-century world of Lilliputians, set among the decaying grandeur of an eccentric ducal estate. Orange cloth with black titles and vignette. B/w text illustrations. 255 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some discolouration to top and tail of spine. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with some loss, spine and rear panel is grubby and there is a small piece of loss to lower corner of front panel.

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THE SINGING FOREST
Written by H. Mortimer Batten. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1318628
Published by William Blackwood. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. B/w text illustrations. The life of a Highland Red Deer. Spine bumped with some fading at top. Some foxing to prelims otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with some loss. Rear panel is slightly grubby.

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BECASSINE PENDANT LA GRANDE GUERRE
Written by Caumery. Illustrated by J.P. Pinchon.
Stock no. 1318627
Published by Editions Gautier-Languereau. 1977. Very good condition.

Large format. Pink cloth spine, pictorial front board. Decorated endpapers. 61 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. Text is in French. ISBN: 2217100033. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers a bit marked. Contents clean.

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MISCELLANY ONE
Written by Edward Blishen. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith; Charles Keeping; et al..
Stock no. 1318626
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book that has something for every young reader! Short-stories by well known authors, such as Rosemary Sutcliff and Eric Allen. There are also poems of all sorts scattered throughout the book. Cloth spine, pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. 202 pages. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at spine and corners. Contents fine.

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THE LITTLE ONE'S LOG: BABY'S RECORD
Written by Eva Erleigh. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318625
Published by The Library Press Ltd.. 1935. Good condition.

Pink cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w plates and text illustrations. Details completed throughout the book for Sybil Gillian (Jill) Clark born 1936. Spine and corners bumped, dent to top edge. Fading to spine. 1 plates has been re-inserted with frayed edges. Heavy foxing throughot.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1931
Written by Joyce Lankester Brisley; et al. Illustrated by Joyce Lankester Brisley; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 1318624
Published by Daily Mirror. 1931. Almost very good condition.

The 9th year of the Pip and Squeak annual. Blue cloth spine. Front covers shows red car driving over a bed of nails! Colour plates & b/w illustrations. Covers edge worn, slightly grubby to rear cover. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Rear free-endpaper is lightly creased. Some light fingermarks to page margins.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1927
No author listed. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Charles Folkard; Helen Jacobs; et al..
Stock no. 1318623
Published by Daily Mirror. 1927. Good condition.

5th Year. Cloth spine. Yellow pictorial front cover. Colour plates and two-tone illustrations. Covers edge worn and slightly grubby. Soine bumped. Name, address and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Joints cracked. Some foxing and grubbiness to contents.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1930
No author listed. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 1318622
Published by Daily Mirror. 1930. Almost very good condition.

The 8th year. Cloth spine, pictorial front board, shows fish shop. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Covers are edge worn. Spine bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Crosswords done in pencil. Joints cracked. Contents clean.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318621
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1927. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine and corn4ers bumped. Slight discolouration to front cover and rear cover unevenly faded. Wear to front edge of spine. Name in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing and page browning to endpapers and first and last pages. Some hinges pulled and cracked. Some grubby marks to page margins.

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IN THE REIGN OF TERROR
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by John Schonberg.
Stock no. 1318620
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt title to front cover and vignette. 8 plates. 351 pages + 32 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Covers slightly grubby. Some grubby marks to contents.

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ARCHIE'S CHANCES
Written by Deborah Alcock.
Stock no. 1318618
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1889. Very good condition.

Also includes "The Child's Victory". Blue decorated cloth with gilt titles. 141 pages plus two page booklist to rear. B/w frontis. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxing to textblock.

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