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RORKE'S DRIFT
Written by Adrian Greaves.
Stock no. 2132530
Published by Cassell. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A masterly account of this heroic battle which won a record of eleven Victoria Crosses and has become a byword for bravery ever since. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and maps. 446 pages includes index. ISBN: 0304359602. SIGNED by author. Wrapper edge very slightly rubbed. Spine very slightly bumped.

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CAPTAIN BLIGH AND MR CHRISTIAN
Written by Richard Hough.
Stock no. 2132328
Published by Cassell. 1st thus 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Men and the Mutiny. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w plates. 320 pages includes index. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Wrapper rubbed at top front edge and spine faded.

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A HISTORY OF COACHBUILDING
Written by George Oliver.
Stock no. 2131931
Published by Cassell. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. Tape marks to endpapers, pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with closed tear to top of front panel.

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THE HISTORY OF THE VINTAGE SPORTS CAR CLUB
Written by Peter Hull.
Stock no. 2131752
Published by Cassell. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. A Montagu Motor Book. Small tape pieces to pastedowns, endpapers and wrapper flaps. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned with some foxing and edge-creasing.

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THREE JAYS GO TO TOWN
Written by Pat Smythe. Illustrated by J.E. McConnell.
Stock no. 2131622
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Three Jays qualify to compete in the Championship at the Horse of the Year Show. They stay in London where they meet up with Jacky's cousin Darcy. But the trouble started when Darcy took Jimmy to watch him test a new plane just before they should be competing in the Finals. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and wrapper, which also has some nicks.

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THREE JAYS LEND A HAND
Written by Pat Smythe. Illustrated by Keith Money.
Stock no. 2131621
Published by Cassell. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The seventh adventure of the Three Jays. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumps to top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges and wrapper, which is also edge-creased with nicks to corners.

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PASSION FLOWERS
Written by John Vanderplank.
Stock no. 1818231
Published by Cassell. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour photos and b/w line illustrations. 176 pages. ISBN: 0304340766. Dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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THE FIRST BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1917-1918
Written by Raymond H. Fredette.
Stock no. 2131464
Published by Cassell. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

& The Birth of the Royal Air Force. Blue boards. B/w photos. Wrapper has been stuck to book with clear adhesive film (can not be easily undone, without damage). Some browning.

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TURNER'S ENGLAND 1810-38
Written by Eric Shanes. Illustrated by J.M.W. Turner.
Stock no. 2129868
Published by Cassell. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Red/maroon boards, gilt title to spine. Images of Turner's watercolours. ISBN: 0304319538. Wear along cover edges. Foxing and marks to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent! Some edge-creasing to wrapper, which is also faded to spine.

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BUNTER OUT OF BOUNDS
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 2129660
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition.

Green boards, yellow titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 215 pages. Bumping to spine. A few brown and damp marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Damp marking to edge of rear pastedown and endpaper.

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BUNTER THE BAD LAD
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1317684
Published by Cassell. 1st 1960. Very good condition.

Blue boards, yellow titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Spine faded. Small piece of marginal loss to corner of page 147/8. Foxing throughout.

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MODEL MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Written by Ernest A. Steel.
Stock no. 2129071
Published by Cassell. 2nd 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second edition. Dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams - a couple are fold-out pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is nicked to edges with one closed tear.

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