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THE GHOSTS WHO WERE NEARLY FORGOTTEN
Written by M. Golden; A. Golden.
Stock no. 1315686
Published by Max Parrish And Co Ltd. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The friendliest family of ghosts nearly lose their home.... Oblong format. Grey boards, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 36 pages. Illustrated throughout. Light fingering to endpapers. Musty smell to contents which are otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is a little grubby and edge worn with two large tears to front panel.

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THE MASTER OF THE FALLEN CHAIRS
Written by H.M.Enry Porter.
Stock no. 1304866
Published by Orchard Books. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Iggy Ma-Tuu Clava and Kim must discover the secrets of the curse which lies in a painting by the Master of the Fallen Chairs.... Black boards with gilt titles and vignettes. 374 pages. Blue endpapers. ISBN: 9781846166242. SIGNED by author to title page along with a short hand-written extract and a large doodle of a spider ghost.

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THE RETURN OF PETER GRIMM
Written by David Belasco. Illustrated by John Rae.
Stock no. 383810
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

A harrowing ghost story, novelised from the play. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine, large pictorial onlay to front cover. 344 pages. 3 colour plates (tissue-guard to frontis). Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Cover edges rubbed. A few small ink spots to rear cover and small dent to edge. Some scuffing to pictorial onlay. Grubby fingermark to margin of title-page and a few other margins. Ink stamp (Eastern Oregon State Hospital) to illustrations contents page. Contents generally clean.

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THE RETURN OF PETER GRIMM
Written by David Belasco. Illustrated by John Rae.
Stock no. 383556
Published by Grosset & Dunlap. Very good condition.

A harrowing ghost story, novelised from the play. Red cloth with black title to spine, large pictorial onlay to front cover. 344 pages. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear to base of spine. Spine faded. Some light scuffing to pictorial onlay. Front free-endpaper is slightly browned else contents clean.

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GREEN WILLOW'S SECRET
Written by Eileen Dunlop.
Stock no. 378809
Published by Blackie Children's Books. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A powerful and exciting story in which the past reaches forward to the present. Blue boards, silver title to spine. 159 pages. ISBN: 0216940044. SIGNED by the author on title page: To Jeanne and Derry with love, Eileen. Minimal bumping to spine. Very pale page browning. Wrapper is price-cut, ever so slightly edge rubbed with a small nick to lower edge of rear panel.

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PIPPI AND THE STONEMASON
Written by Eve Jay. Illustrated by J.B. Chalker.
Stock no. 739927
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Three children come across a friendly little man in a leather apron... Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 87 pages. Spine very slightly bumped. Foxing to textblock edges. Wrapper is foxed, very slightly grubby and price on front flap has been crossed out.

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THE GHOST OF TANTONY PIG
Written by Julia Jarman. Illustrated by Laszlo Acs.
Stock no. 426379
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Laurie Gell thinks he has problems enough...then a pig starts speaking to him - could the legend of Tantony Pig be true? ISBN: 0862642957. SIGNED by author, with inscription on title page. Very corners a little bumped.

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JASON BODGER AND THE PRIORY GHOST
Written by Gene Kemp.
Stock no. 426274
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1985. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Jason Bodger was the boss of Class 4Z and the terror of student teachers, until the fatal day when 4z went to visit the Priory... Grey boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0571136451. SIGNED by author on front endpaper.

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THE HAUNTING OF NADIA
Written by Julia Jarman. Illustrated by Michael Charlton.
Stock no. 426264
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

Chillers series. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713645997. SIGNED by author, with inscription on title page.

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HAIRY BILL
Written by Susan Price. Illustrated by Chris Riddell.
Stock no. 425554
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Something came down the chimney in Alex's room that night and the next morning, things weren't quite right. Black board, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0333962567. SIGNED by author, with inscription on title page. Large diagonal crease to front endpaper. One small chip to one cormer of wrapper.

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HAIRY BILL
Written by Susan Price. Illustrated by Chris Riddell.
Stock no. 425556
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Something came down the chimney in Alex's room that night and the next morning, things weren't quite right. Black board, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0333962567. SIGNED by author, with inscription on title page.

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OLLY SPELLMAKER AND THE SULKY SMUDGE
Written by Susan Price. Illustrated by David Roberts.
Stock no. 425394
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Soggy sectres, groaning ghosts and a smudge who just stays there... Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 033399776X. SIGNED by author, with inscription to verso of half-title page. Wrapper a little edge-creased.

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