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THE LITTLE OLD ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2128252
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Railway Series no. 14. Small oblong format. Grey/blue boards, brown title and vignette to front. Colour pictures. Browning to endpapers; a few light foxspots. Wrapper is stained to top of spine, with some edge-creasing and some spotting.

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BOYS AND GIRLS A LADYBIRD BOOK OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Robert Elms; Wayne Hemingway; Alan Titchmarsh; et al. Illustrated by Martin Aitchison; John Berry; John Kenney; Eric Winter; et al..
Stock no. 2125857
Published by Ladybird Books Ltd. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Beautifully illustrated with artwork from sixty years of Ladybird Books, Boys and Girls is a celebration of childhood. Everyone has a favourite Ladybird Book, which is yours? ISBN: 9780723259718. Bumping to bottom of spine and a couple of corners. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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THE CIRCUS COMES TO TOWN
Written by Denis Constanduros. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2124231
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Foxing to endpapers. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few nicks at corners.

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THE STORY OF THE FIRST QUEEN ELIZABETH
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1609839
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription to verso of front endpaper. A few foxspots. price-cut wrapper is faded to spine, edge rubbed.

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THE AMBUSH
Written by Max Kester. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1316852
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 549 (A Ladybird Robin Hood Adventure). Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Light musty smell to contents else a bright copy. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and foxed, white title to front of wrapper.

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GALLANT OLD ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1407139
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Small oblong format. Black boards, white titles and vignette to front. Colour pictures throughout. A little bumping to spine and corners. One hinge is cracked. A few light foxspots. Dustwrapper is edge worn with seom tears. Spine and folds are rubbed. Some creasing and rubbing to front panel. Rear panel is lightly browned. Couple of tears have been mended on verso with clear tape.

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THE SILVER ARROW
Written by Max Kester. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1316795
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 549. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge rubbed and has a few foxspots. White title to front panel denotes early edition.

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DUCK AND THE DIESEL ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1316734
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Railway Series No 13. Red boards, gilt title and vignette to front. Colour illustrations. Small, oblong format. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Very faint pink mark to margin of 1 page (31) else contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge torn with tape repairs on verso and just a little grubby to rear panel.

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TOOTLES THE TAXI AND OTHER RHYMES
Written by Joyce B. Clegg. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1406616
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Early reprint. Bumping to spine and corners. Some foxing to prelims. One page is creased. Marks to top margins of a couple of pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. A few marks to rear panel. Couple of light scratches to front panel. Name to front flap. Browning and light foxing to verso.

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THE CIRCUS COMES TO TOWN
Written by Denis Constanduros. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1406607
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Light crease to front endpaper and first few pages. Top corner of several pages creased. A few foxspots otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with chipping to corners and a small tear to top of rear panel. Damp mark to spine and part of rear panel. Wrapper is foxed and verso is lightly browned.

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THE LITTLE OLD ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1406479
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1959. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Tan Boards, with darker titles. Railway series No. 14. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. A little bumping to spine.Contents very good. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears.. Some surface paper damage to spine. Cover grubby with a couple of brown marks to verso.

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GALLANT OLD ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1405507
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Small oblong format. Black boards, white titles and vignette to front. Colour pictures throughout. Spine slightly faded. Corners a little bumped. Some hinges cracked. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with some loss to rear panel. Front panel is creased. Rear panel is a little grubby.

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