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SCOUTS OF THE BAGHDAD PATROLS
Written by F.S. Brereton. Illustrated by Stanley L. Wood.
Stock no. 1320523
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1921. Almost very good condition.

Pale brown pictorial cloth. Gilt title to spine. 4 colour plates. 303 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few dents to cover edges. Front free-endpaper removed. Half-title and rear free-endpaper is browned. One plate is detached but still present. Some small marks to margins.

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POWERBOAT RACING
Written by Bill Shakespeare.
Stock no. 2134324
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1968. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Brown boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0304922358. Ex-lib. with usual markings. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Foxing to title page and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with visible tape repairs to verso; unevenly browned. A reading copy.

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BILLY BUNTER'S BRAIN-WAVE
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1319770
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1953. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, red titles to spine and front cover. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 238 pages. Top of spine very slightly bumped and a light mark from old tape(?). Old tape marks to free-endpapers. Contents appear unread. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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KING OF THE SPEEDWAY
Written by John Hunter.
Stock no. 2133942
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, black titles. B/w frontis. 185 pages. Spine is a bit browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE CRISIS OF THE NAVAL WAR
Written by Viscount Jellicoe.
Stock no. 1818285
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

The defeat of the enemy's submarine campaign. An outline of the work accomplished by the Navy in combating the unrestricted submarine warfare instituted by the Central Powers in February 1917. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and gilt crests. B/w plates and 6 charts. Spine browned, boards marked. Name & address in ink to front endpaper. A few foxspots throughout. A couple of incidences of pencil annotation to margins.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 26
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; Edward S. Ellis; et al.
Stock no. 1317860
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1887. Almost very good condition.

New and Enlarged series. Blue cloth spine, pictorial front board showing girl looking out window towards a dog. 3 colour plates plus b/w illustrations throughout. 380 pages. Serial stories are Aunt Clotilda's Guests and The Boy-Hunters of Kentucky. Spine and corners bumped. Covers edge worn, a little grubby and scuffed. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents. I can only see two colour plates in this volume so possibly one is missing?

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BUNTER THE CARAVANNER
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 2131407
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, brown titles to spine and front board. Colour frontis. 213 pages. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; minimal loss; some grubby marks.

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THE EMPIRE AND THE ARMY
Written by John Fortescue.
Stock no. 1817192
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1928. Good condition.

Written primarily for the British soldier. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 4 fold-out maps to rear. xxxiv and 338 pages including index. Boards grubby, text block browned, boards bowed. Contents affected by damp with crinkling. A few hinges pulled. Some foxing. Overall a good working copy, well used.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 70
Written by Evelyn Everett-Green; John Comfort; Frances Hodgson Burnett; Olaf Baker; W. Gurney Benham; et al. Illustrated by Muriel Hunt; Gordon Robinson; Alice M. Cook; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Charles Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 2128136
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1909. Very good condition.

The Young People's Magazine. Green pictorial cloth covers show girl getting out of vehicle. gilt titles. Adverts to endpapers. 6 colour plates. 476 pages. Serial stories are General John, The Heart of a Hero, The Land of the Blue Flower, Round the World on an Airship and Teddywinkle's Picnic. Spine is browned and bumped. Some scuffing to front cover. A few grubby margin marks. Covers are by Charles Robinson.

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THE ADVENTURES OF CHANTICLEER AND PARTLET
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Hans Fischer.
Stock no. 2127460
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1947. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Red cloth spine and pictorial boards. Blue decorated endpapers. Colour drawings throughout. Spine is bumped and faded, with some marks. Boards are a little bowed. Some scuffing. Foxing and grubby margin marks.

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THE TESTING OF THE TORMENT
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2127176
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

The second in the 'Torment' trilogy. Grey decorated cloth, oval pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis and 3 b/w plates. 214 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to covers. A few grubby marks. Presentation plate to front endpaper. All plates present. Some foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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BILLY BUNTER'S BODYGUARD
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1610505
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 218 pages. Spine bumped, boards marked. Wrapper is scuffed, with a few marks to rear panel.

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