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Written by Margery Fisher; et al. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone; et al..
Stock no. 2132411
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dustwrapper design by Edward Ardizzone. A collection of Margery Fisher's own choice of stories by famous childrens authors. B/w illustrations by various artists. Red boards. Gilt titles. 381 pages. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0340037091. Spotting to covers, which have bowing to front cover. Corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good. Ardizzone illustrate wrapper is edge-torn and chipped and creased, but with minimal loss, some uneven fading to rear panel.

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CLASSIC CAR PROFILES NOS. 25-60
Written by Anthony Harding. Illustrated by Gordon Davies; James Leech; et al..
Stock no. 2132235
Published by Profile Publications. 1st 1967. Very good condition.

Blue cloth spine with gilt title, cream boards with gilt title and vignette. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. Includes: The Single-Cylinder De Dion Boutons, The Leyland Eight, The Talbots 14/45-11, Alfa Romeo Type 158/159, Ston Martin 1.5 litre International, and so on... Foxing to covers, endpapers and outer page edges. Small tape marks to pastedowns. Name and address label to rear pastedown.

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MISCELLANY ONE
Written by Edward Blishen. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith; Charles Keeping; et al..
Stock no. 1318626
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book that has something for every young reader! Short-stories by well known authors, such as Rosemary Sutcliff and Eric Allen. There are also poems of all sorts scattered throughout the book. Cloth spine, pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. 202 pages. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at spine and corners. Contents fine.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1931
Written by Joyce Lankester Brisley; et al. Illustrated by Joyce Lankester Brisley; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 1318624
Published by Daily Mirror. 1931. Almost very good condition.

The 9th year of the Pip and Squeak annual. Blue cloth spine. Front covers shows red car driving over a bed of nails! Colour plates & b/w illustrations. Covers edge worn, slightly grubby to rear cover. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Rear free-endpaper is lightly creased. Some light fingermarks to page margins.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1927
No author listed. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Charles Folkard; Helen Jacobs; et al..
Stock no. 1318623
Published by Daily Mirror. 1927. Good condition.

5th Year. Cloth spine. Yellow pictorial front cover. Colour plates and two-tone illustrations. Covers edge worn and slightly grubby. Soine bumped. Name, address and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Joints cracked. Some foxing and grubbiness to contents.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1930
No author listed. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 1318622
Published by Daily Mirror. 1930. Almost very good condition.

The 8th year. Cloth spine, pictorial front board, shows fish shop. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Covers are edge worn. Spine bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Crosswords done in pencil. Joints cracked. Contents clean.

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CLASSIC CAR PROFILES NOS. 61-96
Written by Anthony Harding. Illustrated by Gordon Davies; James Leech; et al..
Stock no. 2132230
Published by Profile Publications. 1st 1967. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine with gilt title, cream boards with gilt title and vignette. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. Includes: The "Bullnose" Morris Cowley; The Coopper-Bristol F.2.; The Chitty-Bang-Bangs; The Maserati 250F Grand Prix Car; and many more. Tape/glue marks to pastedowns and endpapers. Browning to outer page edges.

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CLASSIC CAR PROFILES NOS. 1-24
Written by Anthony Harding. Illustrated by Gordon Davies; James Leech; et al..
Stock no. 1818996
Published by Profile Publications. 1st 1966. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine with gilt title, cream boards with gilt title and vignette. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. Includes: The Model T. Ford; THe 1908 & 1914 G.P Mercedes; The Rolls-Royce Phantom I; and so on. Small foxspots to boards, slight discolouration to spine. Text block browned. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown.

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THE SECOND HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge; Noel Hopking; et al..
Stock no. 1318590
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Brown boards with cloth spine and gilt titles. First story 'The Naughty Little Blacksmith'. Colour plates plus two-tone text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, edges slightly rubbed. Covers unevenly sunned. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tape repairs on folds and top and tail of spine, small patch of surface paper damage to centre of front panel.

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THE LOST LEGENDS OF THE NURSERY SONGS
Written by Mary Senior Clark. Illustrated by A.A. Hunt; R. Newcombe; et al..
Stock no. 1318586
Published by Bell and Daldy. 1870. Very good condition.

Stories include Bo-Peep, Jack and Gill, See-Saw Margery Daw, etc. Green decorated cloth with gilt vignettes and black titles/decoration. B/w plates with tissue-guards. 248 pages, all edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. New endpapers (front and rear). Some pencil annotations.

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THE FIFTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee; et al..
Stock no. 1318584
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red cloth spine. Gilt titles. Coloured endpapers and illustrations. 192 pages. 10 x 7.5 inches. Spine and corners bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to top and tail of spine and corners. Wrapper is just a little grubby.

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THE ELEVENTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge; Hilda McGavin; Robert MacGillivray; et al..
Stock no. 1318583
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.; Dennis Dobson Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine, orange boards with gilt titles. First story is 'What's Happened to Michael?'.Colour plates and illustrations. Spine bumped. Crossword not done. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with a tape repair on verso. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby.

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