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Written by Janina Domanska. Illustrated by Janina Domanska.
Stock no. 383973
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Full-page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0862030080. Minimal bumping to top and tail of spine else a fine copy.

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Written by H. Escott-Inman. Illustrated by E.A. Mason.
Stock no. 383579
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1900. Slightly better than good condition.

Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles. 8 b/w plates plus text illustrations. 477 pages, all edges gilt. Spine bumped. Corners slightly worn. Covers a bit grubby and spine sunned. Front joint partially cracked. Grubby fingermarks throughout and some light foxing. Still a decent copy of the first edition.

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Written by Andrew Bill. Illustrated by John Woodward; Andrew Bill.
Stock no. 440598
Published by Holland Studio Craft Ltd.. Circa 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An adventure in Enchantica featuring trolls, dragons, demons, witches etc. Grey boards with metallic red titles. Endpapers are maps of Enchantica. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0951429809. Wrapper flap to front is creased. Rubbing also to wrapper.

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Written by Cornelia Funke. Illustrated by Cornelia Funke.
Stock no. 380844
Published by The Chicken House. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Firedrake, a brave young dragon, and his loyal brownie friend Sorrell and a lonely boy called Ben are united as if by destiny. Together they embark on a magical journey to find the place where silver dragons can live in peace forever. Translated by Anthea Bell. Colour folding pop-up map. B/w chapter headers and illustrations. ISBN: 1903434904. Spine very slightly bumped and rubbed else a fine copy.

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Written by Allan Baillie. Illustrated by Wayne Harris.
Stock no. 438229
Published by Scholastic. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. Be a hero and great warrior - hunting the last dragon! ISBN: 1863881190. SIGNED by author - 'Cheers Rebecca, good luck in finding the dragon!' with small knights helmet illustration. Spine and corners are bumped and worn, with a little chipping. A few indentation marks to covers. Binding is starting to come a little loose in places.

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Written by Charlie Fletcher.
Stock no. 586901
Published by Hodder Children's Books. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial b/w endpapers. When George breaks the head from the small dragon carving, he awakes an ancient power.... ISBN: 034091162X. A pristine copy.

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Written by Christopher Paolini.
Stock no. 736960
Published by Paolini International, Llc. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

The privately published true first edition. White pictorial cardwraps. 464 pages. Inheritance Book I. ISBN: 0966621336. SIGNED by author with inscription on half-title page (To: Trevor, May your swords stay sharp! Christopher Paolini). Lower corner tips of front cover and first few pages very slightly worn, also top corner tip of rear cover. A super copy of this very scarce book. REDUCED FROM £850!

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Written by Lord Nathaniel Parker; Kate Scarborough. Illustrated by John Kelly.
Stock no. 581000
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

More than 150 years ago, an unknown Englishman, Lord Nathaniel Parker, set out on a voyage of exploration. Washed up on a Pacific archipelago, he made one of the most extraordinary discoveries ever documented - The Dragon Islands. This was from April-June 1819 and his ship was HMS Argonaut. Large format. Pictorial boards. Marbled endpapers. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0600589668. Bumping to lower corner of front cover.

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Written by Wes Magee. Illustrated by Catherine Brighton.
Stock no. 426480
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. An anthology of poems collected by Wes Magee. Poetry One. ISBN: 0631900098. SIGNED by Wes Magee - 'For David' 1996 on title page. Spine a little faded. A couple of corners lightly creased.

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Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 229347
Published by Purnell. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

One of 12 in the Colour Library Series. Matt colour pictorial boards and illustrations throughout. Rupert and Algie investigate the cause of some mystery fires. 45 pages. Wrapper corners rubbed. Small neat name in pink ink to top of first page.

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Written by S. Lyle Cummins. Illustrated by G.L. Stampa.
Stock no. 573817
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1922. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. Grey boards. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 2 plays for children. Book: book plate to front endpaper. Spine browned. A lovely little book.

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No author listed. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 660722
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1983. Almost very good condition.

Tall 4to glazed boards - Rupert in plane flown by clown. 1st story Rupert and the Black Circle. 92 pages. ISBN: 0850791308. Spine slightly sunned. Crack to lower rear edge of spine affecting the rear pastedown. Name in belongs to box, price-cut. A nice clean copy.

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