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DINKY TOYS AND MODELLED MINIATURES
Written by Mike Richardson; Sue Richardson.
Stock no. 1816867
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1989. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Second Revised Edition (Third Edition). Oblong format. The Hornby Companion series. ISBN: 0904568334. Reprint. Red pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded at spine.

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ROCKING HORSES
Written by Emma Marsden; Tony Stevenson.
Stock no. 2128440
Published by Courage Books. 1st USA 1993. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Collector's Guide to Identifying, Buying and Enjoying Rocking Horses. Large format. Colour photos. American Edition. ISBN: 1561382191.

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THE LOTUS COLLECTABLES BOOK
Written by William Taylor; Olav Glasius.
Stock no. 2128168
Published by Coterie Press Limited. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large square format. Colour photos. Limited edition of 1000 numbered and SIGNED copies, in slip case. Collecting Lotus ephemera from racing souvenirs to scale models and even discarded Lotus paperwork. ISBN: 1902351010. SIGNED by authors to Limited edition sticker to front endpaper. This is Copy No. 40. Some light edge-wear to wrapper. Slip case in better than very good condition.

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SNUFF BOTTLES OF CHINA
Written by Hugh M. Moss.
Stock no. 1816532
Published by Bibelot Publishers Limited. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Chinese, with their long and carefully preserved fingernails, were unable to take a pinch of snuff in the European manner; and so they devised the snuff bottle, with its tightly stoppered narrow neck and attached small spoon. A fascinating book to the expert or the amateur. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt titles. Beige dragon decorated endpapers. Colour photos. ISBN: 0900449004. A few marks to pictorial dustwrapper.

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EARLY CHILDREN'S BOOKS A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Eric Quayle.
Stock no. 2125802
Published by David & Charles; Barnes & Noble Books. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An important reference work covering over 400 years of children's literature. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Green cloth with gilt titles top spine. 256 pages. ISBN: 0715383078. Bumping to base of spine. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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COLLECTING THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Tim Bernhard; Timothy Loe.
Stock no. 1610670
Published by William Collins. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Matt illustrated boards. Blue patterned endpapers. 352 pages including Index. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007367153.

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COMMEMORATIVE MEDALS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE HORATIO LORD VISCOUNT NELSON
Written by Thomas A. Hardy.
Stock no. 1816074
Published by The Nelson Society. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

A guide to collecting. With a Description of the Medals and Medallions of His Lordship's Battles, Monuments & Flagships 1797-1905. White cardwrap booklet. 40 pages. ISBN: 0951070207. Covers grubby with the remains of a label to top front corner.

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MOORCROFT A GUIDE TO MOORCROFT POTTERY 1897 - 1990
Written by Paul Atterbury.
Stock no. 1815932
Published by Richard Dennis; Hugh Edwards. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w and colour photos. 190 pages. Additional material by Beatrice Moorcroft. ISBN: 0903685264. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded at spine.

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VICTORIAN ILLUSTRATED BOOKS
Written by Percy Muir.
Stock no. 1317084
Published by Portman Books. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Until the first appearance of this book in 1971, no overall chronicle of Victorian illustrated books was available. Fully illustrated in b/w. Includes sections at the end of each chapter listing the most important books of each period. An essential reference work. This is the revised impression. Maroon boards. 287 pages includes index. ISBN: 0713407255. Spine and corners bumped. Some faint evidence of pencil writing (now erased) to top corner of front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is badly sunned to spine.

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THE CHILDREN'S ANNUAL A HISTORY AND COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Alan Clark.
Stock no. 1317081
Published by Boxtree. 1st 1988. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. An invaluable reference book. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1852832126. Corners bumped. Top of spine damaged. Small, light damp stain to top corners of last 40 pages else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is damaged with loss to top of spine.

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AUTOMOBILIA
Written by Michael Worthington-Williams.
Stock no. 1814173
Published by B.T. Batsford; Royal Automobile Club. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A guided tour for collectors of automobilia. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713416068. A few minor marks to front endpapers. Light page edge browning. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed.

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF TOYS
Written by Constance Eileen King.
Stock no. 1609297
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. In addition to a general historical description of each category, the book includes alphabetical entries on the major manufacturers, and also advice for the collector as well as comments on care and cleaning. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0707917126. Corners bumped. Price-cut wrapper is faded to spine, edge creased and torn.

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