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THE BUCCANEERS OF AMERICA
Written by A.O. Exquemelin; Alexis Brown.
Stock no. 1817319
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1972. Slightly better than very good condition.

Comprising a Pertinent and Truthful Description of the Principal Acts of Depredation and Inhuman Cruelty Committed by the English and French Buccaneers Against the Spaniards in America. Blue leather spine with silver title. B/w illustrations. A few marks to leather spine. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's slipcase in very good condition.
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LIVES OF THE MOST NOTORIOUS PIRATES
Written by Charles Johnson.
Stock no. 2128739
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1962. Very good condition.

Black cloth spine with gilt title and decoration. Red patterned boards. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Page browning. Slip case is very good - some uneven browning.
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PUGWASH ALOFT
Written by John Ryan. Illustrated by John Ryan.
Stock no. 2127232
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1958. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Some fade marks to spine, which also has 1" loss to top and smaller chips and nicks to base. Joints have been strengthened with white paper tape. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few grubby marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Binding/stitching is starting to come loose, so that binding is now weak. Wrapper is very torn and chipped with loss, but picture to front panel is still complete.
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LIFE AMONG THE PIRATES
Written by David Cordingly.
Stock no. 2127033
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Romance and the Reality. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0316911488. Some edge-creasing to wrapper, which also has a faded spine.
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THE BLACK PEARL: A POP-UP PIRATE SHIP
Written by Rich Thomas. Illustrated by Jean-Paul Orpinas; Marco Colletti.
Stock no. 1815951
Published by Disney Press. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Disney: Pirates of the Caribbean. Relive the story of the Black Pearl in this fearsome pop-up book. Contains punch-out figures featuring nasty pirate villains and the Pearl's swashbuckling crew, including, of course, the notorious Captain Jack Sparrow. Large format. Blue pictorial glazed boards. Paper engineering by Wayne Kalama. ISBN: 9781423108085. Vertical crease to spine. Contents unused.
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JOLLY ROGER AND THE PIRATES OF ABDUL THE SKINHEAD
Written by Colin McNaughton.
Stock no. 1814602
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition.

'A rumbustious, piratical romp aboard the good ship The Golden Behind'. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Square format. ISBN: 0744510112. Rear pastedown faded from red to orange.
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CAPTAIN PUGWASH - THE SECRET OF THE SAN FIASCO
Written by John Ryan. Illustrated by John Ryan.
Stock no. 1316785
Published by The Bodley Head Ltd. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

Legend has it that the San Fiasco, a Spanish treasure ship, laden with gold, once vanished without trace in Rocky Bogle Bay! Pugwash and his pirates go searching.... Large format. Pictorial boards. A cartoon story. ISBN: 0370308727. "Lancaster Binding by Askews of Preston" label to rear pastedown, binding has been professionally reinforced. Clear laminate to covers.
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RUTHLESS ROGER
Written by Geoffrey Lowis. Illustrated by Winslade.
Stock no. 1506822
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A lively, stirring tale of pirates on the Spanish Main, thrilling but never frightening, told by a sailor with a glorious sense of humour. Red cloth, dark blue titles and vignette to front. Colour and b/w illustrations. 48 pages. Spine bumped, darkening to top edges of covers. Endpapers browned. Tear to margin of pages 25-32. Foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped with loss from top of spine and rear fold. Spine browned.
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PIRATE ALLEY COMMANDING TASK FORCE 151 OFF SOMALIA
Written by Radm Terry McKnight; Michael Hirsh.
Stock no. 2116150
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black spine, gilt title, blue boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781612511344.
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THE ADVENTURES OF MICHAEL AND THE PIRATES
Written by Terence Tiernan.
Stock no. 1503999
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

Peter, Michael and their mother's aeroplane trip ended when their plane landed out at sea. They were rescued by pirates who ordered them to walk the plank but Michael's piano playing saved them. Oblong format 8.75 x 6", white pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners, some loss of surface paper from base of spine, small split to top. Covers grubby. Front endpaper is MISSING. Rear endpaper is creased. A few marks to contents but most pages are clean.
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THE LAST OF THE SKY PIRATES
Written by Paul Stewart. Illustrated by Chris Riddell.
Stock no. 1207924
Published by Doubleday. 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Book five of The Edge Chronicles. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0385602006. SIGNED by author and illustrator. 3rd printing. Light page-edge browning.
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THE BOUNCING OF BIG BEN SMALL
Written by Rose Hagar-Marvell. Illustrated by Leonard Matthews.
Stock no. 1310046
Published by T.V. Boardman & Company Limited. 1st 1946. Good condition.

An adventure in fun for boys and girls. White pictorial boards. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations throughout. 2" loss to base and 0.5" loss to top of backstrip. Corners worn. Covers slightly grubby. Foxing to endpapers. Contents clean.
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