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WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN SUMMER
Written by E.L. Grant Watson. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1321425
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine is bumped. Heavy pencil number to front free-endpaper (blue open winged design). Child's name in pencil to top margin of title-page. Some light foxing else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small tears at corners, is scored and slightly grubby. This is the last title listed on rear flap.

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WOOD FOLK AT SCHOOL
Written by William J. Long. Illustrated by Charles Copeland.
Stock no. 2134727
Published by Ginn and Company. Circa 1911. Very good condition.

Wood Folk Series Book Four. Yellow cloth with black titles and vignettes. B/w plates. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown.

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A SECOND BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS AND THEIR NESTS
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Allen W. Seaby.
Stock no. 1320633
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped, a few small stains to lower edges of covers. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and stained at lower edges. Last title listed on rear flap is The Ladybird book of British Wild Animals.

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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF BRITISH WILD ANIMALS
Written by George Cansdale. Illustrated by Roland Green.
Stock no. 1320631
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Some light browning to covers. Foxspots to contents. Very small patch of surface paper damage to lower margin of title-page. Spine and corners bumped, light browning to spine and cover edges. Some light foxing. Crayon marks to pages 50/51. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn, rear panel is slightly grubby, pencil name to front flap (price not-cut), last title listed on rear cover is What to look for in Winter.

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OUR CHANGING WORLD
Written by Ingrid Selberg. Illustrated by Andrew Miller.
Stock no. 1319993
Published by Collins. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Six revolving pictures, each showing a different type of habitat. Pull the tabs to transform the scenes from day to night, summer to winter or high tide to low tide. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0001837672. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some fading and browning to spine and cover edges. A few small foxspots to contents.

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A YEAR OF COUNTRY LIFE; OR, THE CHRONICLE OF THE YOUNG NATURALISTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1319310
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1856. Good condition.

Embossed blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Cream endpapers. 247 pages, all edges gilt. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby and stain to top edge of front cover. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Tiny binders sticker to rear pastedown. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins but generally contents clean.

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MEET US IN THE GARDEN
Written by Frances Pitt. Illustrated by Stanley Herbert.
Stock no. 2132865
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black and white scraperboard illustrations. Green cloth. Small birds and animals that can be seen in gardens. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks and uneven fading to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with large tear to base of spine; other smaller closed tears; some chips of loss; some tears have remains of tape repairs to verso. Wrapper is also foxed and browned.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - WINTER BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318798
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Manilla paper/card covers, light blue colour with b/w illustration of squirrels to front. Original address of 'Old Thatch' to the letter to boys and girls at front. B/w photos and illustrations. Spine browned. Writing to front free-endpaper in both blue crayon and pencil. Endpapers browned.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - AUTUMN BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318797
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Almost very good condition.

Manilla cardwraps (Brown colour with b/w illustration and title to front). B/w photos. (Manilla covers were simultaneously published with the original limp cloth wraps edition). Corners slightly creased. Spine and cover edges browned. Endpapers browned and a few foxspots else contents clean.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - SUMMER BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318796
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Beige card wraps with b/w illustration to front. (Manilla edition). 96 pages. B/w photos. Some neat blue crayon writing to front free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Contents clean.

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A YEAR OF COUNTRY LIFE; OR, THE CHRONICLE OF THE YOUNG NATURALISTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318701
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1st 1853. Good condition.

Embossed brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Cream endpapers. 247 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spinea nd corners bumped and worn, cover edges rubbed. Cloth scuffed. Tiny binder's (S.Curtis) sticker to front pastedown. Foxing and fingering to textblock and page margins.

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BUTTERFLIES IN BRITAIN
Written by Richard Chopping. Illustrated by Richard Chopping.
Stock no. 2131940
Published by Penguin. Circa 1945. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 29. Pictorial paperwraps. Staples have rusted - some brown rust marks to pages next to staples. Small stain to rear cover, which goes through a couple of pages at rear. A bit of page edge creasing. Contents are still very good.

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