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THE INVENTION OF THE AEROPLANE 1799-1909
Written by Charles H. Gibbs-Smith.
Stock no. 2126306
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How the powered aeroplane arrived in the world. B/w photos. Wrapper is edge-creased with grubby marks.

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SOME MOONSHINE TALES
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Sarah Nechamkin.
Stock no. 2126300
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition.

13 stories of magic and moonshine, of children and fairies, of adventures in country places where anything might happen. Cream cloth, blue title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Odd foxspot.

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WILD HONEY
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126295
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1962. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A collection of essays telling of the author's life as a writer, countrywoman, lover of the arts, flowers, lore and legend. Skilfully and sympathetically illustrated by Tunnicliffe's engravings. Green cloth. 131 pages. Ex-lib. with markings; front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some browning; ink library marks to spine; a few nicks.

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A TRAVELLER IN TIME
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Phyllis Bray.
Stock no. 2126294
Published by Faber & Faber. 1961. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, yellow title to spine. B/w chapter headers. Ex-lib. (school) with some usual markings; stamps etc. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Contents are still generally very good. A few margin marks.

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THE WASHERWOMAN'S CHILD
Written by Alison Uttley; Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Irene Hawkins.
Stock no. 2126293
Published by Faber & Faber. 3rd 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 8 x 5.25". A three-act play based on Hans Andersen and seven of his fairy tales. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with creasing and tape repairs to verso; foxed to rear panel; some red marks.

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WHEN ALL IS DONE
Written by Alison Uttley.
Stock no. 2126292
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 256 pages. A novel of country life. Spine is browned with wear. Page browning.

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AMBUSH OF YOUNG DAYS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126291
Published by Faber & Faber. 1943. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Partially erased inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Rear free endpaper has part of margin missing to one side.

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COUNTRY WORLD MEMORIES OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126286
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

To celebrate the author's centenary, a selection from her many books about country life. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Selected by Lucy Meredicth. ISBN: 0571133282. Some fading to spine. Wrapper is creased/wrinkled with some browning.

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SAM PIG AND SALLY
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126285
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition.

12 short stories about Sam Pig. Brown/orange cloth with red title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Uneven fading to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. A few grubby marks. Page browning.

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SAM PIG IN TROUBLE
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126284
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth, blue title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 212 pages. Covers are very grubby. Couple of corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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LAVENDER SHOES EIGHT TALES OF ENCHANTMENT
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Janina Ede.
Stock no. 2126282
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Purple boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front board. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0571093612. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper is creased with a few grubby marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; damp mark along part of one edge to verso.

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YOURS EVER, SAM PIG
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126279
Published by Faber & Faber. 3rd 1960. Almost very good condition.

A collection of stories about Sam Pig and his friends, boggarts, a magic gate, the village fair and other things both odd and everyday. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 181 pages. Spine and cover edges are faded. Cup ring mark to rear cover. Front endpaper has multiple vertical creases. Rear endpapers have corner creasing. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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