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PORSCHE EXCELLENCE WAS EXPECTED THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE SPORTS AND RACING CARS
Written by Karl Ludvigsen.
Stock no. 2132976
Published by E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1st USA 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An Automobile Quarterly Library Series Book. Oblong format. Chronicling the daily drama, the trials and errors, the brilliant successes of one of the world's most revolutionary and sophisticated sports and racing cars. A fat volume. Black boards, silver title to spine and blind title to front. B/w and a few colour illustrations throughout. 851 numbered pages. ISBN: 0525101179. A few light spots to covers and outer page edges. Contents are fine, apart from a slight musty odour. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso. Contained in original cardboard box which is bumped and creased.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129162
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1941. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Dark yellow cloth with red titles and borders, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. 127 pages. Reissue at a cheaper price. Spine is bumped and faded. Bumping also along top edges of covers. Top piece of front endpaper has been cut out. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. All plates present.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129161
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. circa 1927. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Red cloth with gilt titles and decoration, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped with some slight fraying to top. Gilt to spine is darkened. Name plate to front pastedown, name in ink to front endpaper. Some pale page browning else contents clean.

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THE SNOW HOUSE
Written by Marian Johnston. Illustrated by Marion Downer.
Stock no. 1316188
Published by John Crowther Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, blue pictorial boards. Text illustrations throughout (mainly blue, black and white). 32 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers are slightly grubby and marked to rear. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some pale foxing.

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TEXAS WILD THE LAND, PLANTS, AND ANIMALS OF LONE STAR STATE
Written by Richard Phelan.
Stock no. 1711300
Published by E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1st usa 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Photographs by Jim Bones. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0876902182. Wrapper edge-chipped and faded to spine.

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THE MARVELLOUS LAND OF OZ
Written by L. Frank Baum. Illustrated by B.S. Biro.
Stock no. 1501676
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Proof copy. Purple card wraps. 4 colour plates and b/w line drawings in the text. 164 pages. ISBN: 460050788. Full length crease to front cover. A few pen marks and grubby fingermarks to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with creasing especially at top of spine. Slight fading to spine. Ink stamp to rear flap. Proof only printed on front flap.

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