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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1610686
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

'This is not a fairy-tale. This is about REAL Witches. None of your silly black hats and broomsticks - the truth is MUCH MORE SCARY...' Gloriously gruesome secrets aptly illustrated in b/w by Blake. Dark green boards, gilt titles to spine. 208 pages. 9.5 x 6.25 inches. ISBN: 0224021656. Spine bumped and rubbed. Foxing to outer page edges, end papers and some margins. Some page browning. Wrapper has loss at top of spine, with some foxing.

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THE LITTLE WITCH
Written by Otfried Preussler. Illustrated by Winnie Gayler.
Stock no. 1815393
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

It is not easy to be one hundred and twenty-five and still be treated lie a child who doesn't know one end of the Book of Witchcraft from another, to be told one is too young to attend the festivities of Walpurgis Night and to be punished severely for disobedience... but that was the fate of the little Witch. Black boards, red title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0200712594. Boards clean. Minor foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and a little scuffed with a few small closed tears (no loss).

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BADJELLY THE WITCH
Written by Spike Milligan. Illustrated by Spike Milligan.
Stock no. 2123944
Published by M. & J. Hobbs. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black pictorial boards. Printed on cream paper with the author's own hand-writing and illustrations. ISBN: 0718111125. Light wear to cover edges. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a bit of edge-creasing; a few marks.

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THE WITCHES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1405489
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

'This is not a fairy-tale. This is about REAL Witches. None of your silly black hats and broomsticks - the truth is MUCH MORE SCARY...' Gloriously gruesome secrets aptly illustrated in b/w by Blake. Dark green boards, gilt titles to spine. 208 pages. 9.5 x 6.25 inches. ISBN: 0224021656. Spine and corners bumped. Small bump to side of front board. Indent to front endpaper. Pages browned but clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Some faint scratch marks to panels.

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WINNIE THE WITCH
Written by Valerie Thomas. Illustrated by Korky Paul.
Stock no. 1504443
Published by Oxford University Press. 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Winnie the Witch lived in a black house with black carpets, walls, etc the only problem was, Winnie just couldn't see her black cat Wilbur. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0192798472. SIGNED by illustrator with dedication, date and doodle on publisher's page. Also includes handwritten thank you letter from illustrator. Small mark to edge of one page otherwise a nice clean copy.

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THE WITCH TRADE
Written by Michael Molloy. Illustrated by David Wyatt.
Stock no. 1711988
Published by The Chicken House. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Abby and Spike are drawn into a world of witches, hidden caverns, fabulous boats, captive children, lost parents, and a quest to find Ice Dust - the source of magical powers... Turquoise boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 285 pages. ISBN: 1903434319.

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SHADOWMANCER
Written by G.P. Taylor.
Stock no. 1207791
Published by Faber & Faber Ltd.. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A special edition containing the previously unpublished final chapter. Shadowmancer takes you into a world of superstition, magic and witchcraft. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Burgundy endpapers. All edges black. ISBN: 0571221998. SIGNED BY author. Very very slightly page-edge browning.

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THE GRANDMOTHER STONE
Written by Margaret Greaves.
Stock no. 1805506
Published by Methuen. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A finely perceived drawing of adolescent love against a turbulent background of witch-craft and passion. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0416660606. SIGNED by the author (with dedication) to front endpaper. Pictorial wrapper is faded to spine.

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SHADOWMANCER
Written by G.P. Taylor.
Stock no. 1202876
Published by Faber & Faber Ltd.. circa 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A special edition containing the previously unpublished final chapter. Shadowmancer takes you into a world of superstition, magic and witchcraft. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Burgundy endpapers. All edges black. ISBN: 0571221998. 2nd printing. Wrapper is just a little bit scuffed.

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OLD CORNWALL VOL. XIII No. 6 SPRING 2006
Written by Terry Knight.
Stock no. 1802405
Published by The Federation Of Old Cornwall Societies. 2006. Fine condition.

A twice yearly publication edited by Terry Knight. Colour cardwraps. Includes articles: Restoration of Zennor Church; Tales of Cornish Witches; Otho Bathurst Peter, Architect; Kea Wayside Cross; and other short items. 64 pages. B/w photos. A fine copy.

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WITCH'S GOLD
Written by Margaret Elliot. Illustrated by Colin Dunbar.
Stock no. 384276
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Grasshopper Book. A hilarious story of witchcraft and trickery. Bright green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 126 pages. ISBN: 0200726129. SIGNED by author and illustrator to front pastedown - "To Ann love Maggi & Colin xxx". A few tiny foxspots to outer page edges. Dustwrapper is just a tiny bit creased at top of spine else fine.

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PURE DEAD BRILLIANT
Written by Debi Gliori. Illustrated by Debi Gliori.
Stock no. 425401
Published by Doubleday. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

The third deliciously rich read in the Pure Dead sequence. Green imitation suede covers with gilt title and vignette. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0385602529. SIGNED by author, with inscription and original ink drawing on title page. Very light rubbing to corners.

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