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A. & C. Black Ltd.

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MR. MIDSHIPMAN EASY
Written by Captain Frederick Marryat. Illustrated by Sybil Tawse.
Stock no. 1407112
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1930. Almost very good condition.

Black's Boys' and Girls' Library. Grey pictorial cloth. 4 colour plates. 356 pages and adverts. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine is browned. Bump to side of rear board. Rear joint is cracked showing webbing beneath. Large stain to front pastedown and smaller one to rear pastedown. Endpapers are browned. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing, mainly to page edges. Name in pencil to top of one page of booklist. Plates all present.

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THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 1407025
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1932. Very good condition.

Dedicated "to all who love fairies and have found The Little Green Road". 8 magical colour plates and 8 b/w plates, all of fairies. Pale green cloth, dark green titles and vignette to front cover. 102 pages. 10.75 x 8". Bumping to spine and corners. Spine browned. Uneven fading to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Light browning to endpapers and some internal pages. Some light foxing mostly to prelims and page edges otherwise contents are very good. Plates are all present and in very good condition.

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MORE ABOUT REBECCA
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin.
Stock no. 1406806
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A sequel to 'Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm'. Green cloth, red titles. Colour frontis. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine unevenly faded. Top of boards also faded with some foxing. Small booksellers label to rear pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Book leans a little to one side. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and areas of loss to top and bottom of spine and top of foprnt pane. Wrapper is grubby.

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MY FLIGHT TO THE CAPE AND BACK
Written by Alan Cobham.
Stock no. 1812886
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1926. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A personal and unvarnished account of the author's memorable flight to Cape Town and back. Orange paper boards, black titles and illustration to front. Sepia photos. Spine worn with splitting to sides. Few minor foxspots. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is strengthened at corners to verso with white labels, rubbed and worn at spine.

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THE WAY OF A TROUT WITH A FLY
Written by G.E.M. Skues.
Stock no. 2122656
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

And Some Further Studies in Minor Tactics. 4th edition. Colour plates. ISBN: 0713607122. Wrapper is edge-creased with corner of front flap cut off.

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THE SINGING WOOD
Written by Lady Frazer. Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Stock no. 1506504
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A charming collection of 18 original fairy stories in the classic manner. Illustrated blue cloth covers. Colour frontis plate, b/w chapter headings and tail pieces throughout. 144 pages. 8.25 x 6". Spine a little bumped. Foxing to prelims and text block. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and chips. Also a bit grubby, especially spine. 1" tear to top edge of front panel.

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MORE SLIMTAILS
Written by Mary Chell. Illustrated by Mary Chell.
Stock no. 1405883
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 3rd 1942. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth with green title and vignette. Front endpapers are a map. B/w text illustrations. Colour frontis. 96 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Bottom of spine browned. Couple of hinges are cracked. Foxing to endpapers and page edges,Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to bottom of spine. Tear at top of front panel has been mended on verso. Dustwrapper is grubby. New price label to front flap.

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HUGH THOMSON HIS ART HIS LETTERS HIS HUMOUR AND HIS CHARM
Written by M.H. Spielmann; Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2122102
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth. 12 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. Spine is very faded/browned. Rest of covers are unevenly faded, with some marks. Bumping to corners. Colour plates are all present. Some foxing. Pencil writing to one of the rear endpapers.

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SUNG BY THE SEA
Written by Anne MacDonald. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1315824
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1929. Very good condition.

Poems. Pale blue cloth, dark blue titles and vignette. 45 pages. 7 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some slight foxing else contents clean.

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CRAB THE ROAN
Written by Kathleen Herald. Illustrated by Peter Biegel.
Stock no. 2118885
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1953. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red boards, silver title to spine. 158 pages. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Fade marks and ink mark to cover edges. Some foxing. Wrapper is torn and chipped with many pieces of loss; grubby marks and foxing.

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JANET AND THE FAIRIES
Written by Bertha M. Danks. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 1505178
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue title to spine and vignette to front, 7.5 x 5". 4 pretty colour plates featuring fairies. 64 pages. Spine bumped and faded. Light bumping and wear to corners. Stain to centre of front cover, possibly cup stain. Covers grubby with a few small marks and some browning/fading to edges. Tiny nick to bottom edge of front cover. Top of front joint starting to crack, 3 hinges cracked. Endpapers browned. A few fingermarks and some light foxing to contents but generally they are clean. All plates present.

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NOTHING BUT HORSES
Written by K.F. Barker. Illustrated by K.F. Barker.
Stock no. 2115881
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with blue title to front. Superb b/w illustrations. The book is intended as a 'glimpse into the lives of various kinds of horses.' 150 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fraying/chipping to cloth at top and tail of spine and along a couple of cover edges, near corners. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Grubby marks and some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few light margin marks.

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