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TRYLLA AND OTHER SMALL FRY
Written by Gunnar Gunnarsson. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard.
Stock no. 1325810
Published by Hutchinson's Books for Young People. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine very slightly bumped. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and edge rubbed.

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SPADES AND FEATHERS
Written by Tyler Whittle. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard; Tyler Whittle.
Stock no. 1323186
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Searching for the lost plate of a ruined Norfolk monastery is the main theme of this story. Peach boards with black title to spine and small avocet vignette to front cover. 221 pages. B/w illustrations. Endpapers are maps of Crome's Broad. Some slightly bumped. Some very slightly browning to lower cover edges. Small patch of white paper transfer to base of spine (from dustwrapper). Contents are foxed and browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn, foxed on verso with damp stains to edges and tape repairs on verso.

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RAYMOND SHEPPARD CAPTURING THE MOMENT
Written by Raymond Sheppard. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard.
Stock no. 2125412
Published by Langford Press. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Much of this book's text are Raymond Sheppard's own words and have been taken from the three 'Studio Publications' on drawing published in the late 1940s and early 1950s. ISBN: 9781904078340.

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THE SILENT HUNTER
Written by Phyllis Briggs. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard.
Stock no. 1401934
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of a Lynx whose hunting ground is in the forests of Sweden. Captured by a boy who loves the wild creatures of the wood it is at last released to live its own happy life. Beige cloth, brown titles & borders with vignette of lynx to front cover. 222 pages. Top edge brown. B/W illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. Covers a little browned. Inscription in ink to front endpapers. Endpapers are browned. Some light foxing else contents are clean. Couple of pages are wrinkled at the inner margin - a result of the binding process. Price cut dustwrapper is edge worn with loss. Top part of spine has been ton off. Spine is browned and rear panel is grubby.

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THE SILENT HUNTER
Written by Phyllis Briggs. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard.
Stock no. 1501551
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1939. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The story of a Lynx whose hunting ground is in the forests of Sweden. Captured by a boy who loves the wild creatures of the wood it is at last released to live its own happy life. Beige cloth, brown titles & borders with vignette of lynx to front cover. 222 pages. Top edge brown. B/W illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine and some cover edges slightly browned. Endpapers browned. A few light fox spots otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tears, creasing and some loss especially at top of spine.

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THE SIXTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Cicely Steed; Robert MacGillivray; Hilda McGavin; Raymond Sheppard; et al..
Stock no. 1501297
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, blue cloth spine. Pictorial endpapers by Cicely Steed. Colour plates by Robert MacGillivray plus numerous colour illustrations. 192 pages. Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine faded at top and bottom corresponding to loss on dustwrapper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby, has a few closed tears and creases with some loss especially at top and base of spine.

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TRYLLA AND OTHER SMALL FRY
Written by Gunnar Gunnarsson. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard.
Stock no. 1104093
Published by Hutchinson's Books for Young People. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Corners are bumped. Tape marks to endpapers. Price-cut wrapper is torn with loss and some tape repairs.

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