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THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK OF COMICS
Written by Denis Gifford.
Stock no. 1317739
Published by The Hamlyn Publishing Group. 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

Published exclusively for W.H.Smith. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference book. ISBN: 0603035744. Minimal rubbing to cover edges.
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D IS FOR DAHL
Written by Wendy Cooling. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2130098
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A gloriumptious A-Z guide to the world of Roald Dahl. Compiled by Cooling. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0670914169. A few marks to covers. Names in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with a couple of small fade marks.
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EDMUND DULAC
Written by Colin White. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2129627
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1st USA 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Profusely illustrated with exquisite examples of Dulac's work. Large format. Light blue cloth boards, dark title to spine. 205 pages plus index. ISBN: 0684147912. SIGNED by author to prelims. Bumping to cover edges and a couple of corners. Red pen mark and some foxing to outer page edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is unevenly browned, with a few marks.
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THE CHILDREN'S ANNUAL A HISTORY AND COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Alan Clark.
Stock no. 2128850
Published by Boxtree. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. An invaluable reference book. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1852832126. Some browning and grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browned spine.
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OF THE DECORATIVE ILLUSTRATION OF BOOKS OLD AND NEW
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Various.
Stock no. 2128763
Published by Bracken Books. 1st thus 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reproduction of the 1896 original edition, a comprehensive guide to many facets of early work in the field and important evidence of Victorian taste and the influences with shaped it. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 243 pages. ISBN: 0946495416. Some browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has a few marks and is faded to spine.
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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CLASSIC CARS
Written by David Lillywhite.
Stock no. 1816917
Published by Thunder Bay Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Over 1000 of the world's finest automobiles, from the first models to today's supercars. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w photos. 544 pages including index. ISBN: 1571459901. A few minor grubby marks to text block, scuffing to rear cover.
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THE LAND OF NARNIA
Written by C.S. Lewis; Brian Sibley. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317606
Published by Collins Lions. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An exciting guide to the Narnia books, explaining how their creator came to write them, the sort of person he was, and the hidden meaning of some of the Narnia stories. Navy blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour plates and colour and b/w text illustrations. A super book for Narnia devotees. 96 pages. 10 x 8". ISBN: 0001911619. Some very faint spotting to covers. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at spine and corners.
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WHEN WE WERE YOUNG
Written by William Feaver.
Stock no. 2128535
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

Two Centuries of Children's Book Illustration. Large format. Yellow pictorial card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0500270759. Contents are excellent. Light fading to spine.
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EDWARD ARDIZZONE'S WORLD THE ETCHINGS AND LITHOGRAPHS
Written by Nicholas Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128462
Published by The Unicorn Press; Wolseley Fine Arts. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Introduction and Catalogue Raisonne. Large format. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 144 pages. ISBN: 0906290570. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few marks.
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FOLIO 60: A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE FOLIO SOCIETY 1947-2006
Written by Paul W. Nash.
Stock no. 2128401
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

60 Years of fine books produced by the Folio Society. Grey boards, gilt titles on green title block. B/w & colour illustrations. 472 pages. Pictorial slip case is very good - just a few light marks and small chip of surface paper damage to Blake illustrated onlay to one side.
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THE TOBY TWIRL ADVENTURE BOOKS A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Sheila Hodgetts; Martin Hockley. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 2128338
Published by Toby Twirl Ltd.. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Hockley, an avid collector himself, has produced this tribute and identification guide to the Toby Twirl books. Green pictorial cardwraps. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0954472004.
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WHAT ARE THE SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD?
Written by Peter D'Epiro; Mary Desmond Pinkowish. Illustrated by Richard Beards.
Stock no. 2128035
Published by Folio Society. 2006. Fine condition.

And 60 Other Great Cultural Questions. Black cloth spine with gilt title, colourful pictorial paper boards. Brown endpapers. B/w illustrations. 3rd printing. Contained in black slipcase which is just slightly scuffed.
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