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ABC FOR BOOK COLLECTORS
Written by John Carter; Nicolas Barker.
Stock no. 1317075
Published by Werner Shaw Ltd.. 7th 1994. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An essential reference book. Seventh edition, revised by Barker. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Spine of dustwrapper is faded.
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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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THE ULTIMATE DOLLS' HOUSE BOOK
Written by Faith Eaton.
Stock no. 1609296
Published by Dorling Kindersley. 1st 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0751301124. Spine bumped. Browning to page edges. Wrapper browned at edges.
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BADGES AND INSIGNIA OF THE BRITISH ARMED SERVICES
Written by W.E. May; William Y. Carman; John Tanner.
Stock no. 1814029
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Royal Navy; The Army; and The Flying Services. Large format. Red cloth boards, black title block to spine with gilt title. 6 colour plates, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713613440. Lower board edges rubbed. Text block a little grubby. Page 100 stained but legible. Contents otherwise clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and scuffed.
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SHOULDER-BELT PLATES AND BUTTONS
Written by H.G. Parkyn.
Stock no. 1813727
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A classic reference work, of interest to collectors of British militaria and those interested in British military history. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Shelf wear to top & tail of spine with slight fading to top of spine. One or two foxspots and grubby marks but generally contents clean. Plain dustwrapper with red titles is worn at corners with slight loss, faded to spine and grubby.
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ROSEWOOD TO REVOLUTION: THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CENTREPIN FISHING REEL
Written by John Stephenson.
Stock no. 1813070
1st 1993. Very good condition.

The rocky path to glory that culminated with the magnificent centrepins of the late Victorian era. Cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations, a few colour photos. 287 pages. A few light scuff marks to covers and text block. Contents clean.
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FISHING TACKLE: A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Graham Turner.
Stock no. 1812857
Published by Ward Lock. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A complete history and guide to prices for all types of fishing tackle. Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and some colour. 384 pages including index. ISBN: 0706368398. Light browning to page edges else contents clean. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and scuffed with a tiny nick to base of front panel.
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THE COLLECTOR'S BOOK OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS
Written by Eric Quayle.
Stock no. 2122426
Published by Studio Vista. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Describing works from the late 16th century to the present day.Blue boards with gilt titles to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0289702038. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper is a little faded to spine.
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THE TREASURES OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Iona Opie; Brian Alderson.
Stock no. 2122414
Published by Pavilion Books. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The material is drawn from the Opie collection of rare children's books, toys and games. Large format. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1851453342. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.
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MEDALS AND DECORATIONS OF HITLER'S GERMANY
Written by Robin Lumsden.
Stock no. 1607933
Published by Airlife. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. 191 pages. Illustrated in colour and black & white. ISBN: 1840371781. Wrapper is lightly browned and rubbed at edges.
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SWANSEA PORCELAIN
Written by W.D. John; et al.
Stock no. 2120379
Published by D. Brown & Sons Limited. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Some light fade marks along cover edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned/faded with some edge-creasing and a few grubby marks.
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