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GREYFRIARS SCHOOL A PROSPECTUS
Written by Frank Richards; J.S. Butcher.
Stock no. 1319814
Published by Cassell & Co.. 2nd 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth board with gilt vignette to front and gilt titles to spine. Map to pastedown and endpapers. 75 pages. 10" x 7.5". Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Includes a colour map of Greyfriars School (friardale - Kent) which has slight surface paper damage to rear. Dustwrapper is price-cut and very slightly edge rubbed, tiny mark to lower corner of front panel.

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TANNENBERG 1914
Written by John Sweetman.
Stock no. 2128936
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0304356352.

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THE COUNTRY OF SIR WALTER SCOTT
Written by Charles S. Olcott.
Stock no. 1815690
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1913. Very good condition.

The author and his wife explore 'Scott Country' from May 1911. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt titles and thistle vignette. B/w plates. xiv and 414 pages including index. Light mottling to cloth boards, rear board has a small white mark. Endpapers browned. All plates present.

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ISANDLWANA
Written by Adrian Greaves.
Stock no. 1814848
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

The story of one of the biggest disasters for the British in their entire colonial history. The invasion of Zululand. Stiff pictorial cardwraps. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 0304357006. Slight fading to spine and rear spine edge.

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BILLY BUNTER AT BUTLIN'S
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1406766
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1961. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Beaver Club edition. Red boards. B/w illustrations. 217 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Name in green ink to front. Front joint cracked. Foxing mainly to prelims and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some small tears which have been mended on verso with clear tape. Some pen marks to spine. Foxing to flaps and verso. Some faint red ink marks to verso.

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BACKING UP BILLY BUNTER
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 2121453
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Poor Bunter was in the worst possible situation - he had jolly well got to work for a scholarship to stay on at Greyfriars! Light blue boards, red titles. 224 pages. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few closed tears and nicks; some grubby marks to rear panel.

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THE POWER GAME
Written by Ivan Rendall.
Stock no. 1606088
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The History of Formula 1 and the World Championship. 256 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 030435399X. Red spot to outer page edges. Partially erased pencil annotation to last page. Contents fine.

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BILLY BUNTER AT BUTLIN'S
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1503101
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beaver Club edition. Red boards. B/w illustrations. 217 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Front joint starting to crack. Light browning and a couple of marks to endpapers. Some foxing to text block and pale page edge browning. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with a few small tears and foxing. Four small squares of tape stuck to verso.

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PEARL HARBOUR
Written by H.P. Willmott.
Stock no. 1205212
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The complex processes which led to war. Large oblong format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0304358843. Wrapper corners lightly rubbed.

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WARPLANES
Written by Peter R. March.
Stock no. 1802801
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Hundred Years of Military Aviation. Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 288 pages including index. ISBN: 1854095269. Top & tail of spine lightly bumped else a fine copy in a grey dustwrapper which is lightly rubbed at corners and slightly grubby.

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THE NORMANDY BATTLES
Written by Bob Carruthers; Simon Trew.
Stock no. 1802734
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The real story of the Normandy Battles, which saw some of the fiercest fighting on any front in the Second World War. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 0304353965. A very nice copy in a pictorial wrapper which is lightly rubbed at corners.

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THE RIVER CONWAY
Written by Wilson MacArthur.
Stock no. 593863
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1952. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A journey down the Welsh river. B/w photos. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Dustwrapper: corners rubbed.

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