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A FIDDLER FOR THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1318082
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story about the Hamlet Club and Abbey friends. Brown cloth, light blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. 200 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Name in biro and crayon to front pastedown. A few small brown spots to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and a little grubby and foxed.

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GUARDIANS OF THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2127168
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth covers with blue title to spine. B/w frontis and text illustrations. 218 pages. Spine is bumped and browned. A few scuff marks to covers. Presentation plate to front pastedown; edges have been partially removed. Some page edge browning.

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THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF PRAYERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2125810
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine. A few marks to covers. Browning to first and last pages.

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TRAVELLERS' VERSE
Written by M.G. Lloyd Thomas. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 2123617
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1946. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Verse by those who have travelled in fancy or fact or in both. Brown pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations from lithographs. 120 pages. Some light wear to corners and spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to pages internally. Illustrations are lovely and bright. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears; a couple of which are repaired to verso with tape.

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TIDEWAY TACTICS
Written by L.M. Bates. Illustrated by Norman Mansbridge.
Stock no. 2122189
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with yellow title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. The hero of this book is a London River tug-boat. Her adventures in peace and war form the stories, some tragic and some humorous, but always full of the spirit of that waterway which is half river and half sea. Browning to endpapers. Some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge=creased and browned, with a few tiny nicks to corners.

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AN ABBEY CHAMPION
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1405856
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 219 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Boards are mottled. Blue crayon mark to front endpaper. Foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears a couple of small areas of loss. Rear panel is grubby. Blue crayon mark to front flap. Spine browned.

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ERNEST THE ELEPHANT
Written by Barbara Catford. Illustrated by Nancy Catford.
Stock no. 1506316
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1935. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format 6 x 5". Pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. 69 pages. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Splits to top of spine with 1/4" loss of backstrip. Covers slightly grubby and spine browned. One hinge cracked. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Light browning and foxing to endpapers. Contents very good.

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PERCY THE PENGUIN
Written by Nancy Catford. Illustrated by Nancy Catford.
Stock no. 1506315
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Small format 6 x 5". Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. The story of Percy and his friend Barney the Black Bear. 69 pages Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. 1/4" missing from top of spine. Covers slightly grubby and spine browned. Ink inscription to front pastedown. A couple of hinges cracked. Light browning to title page. Contents generally clean.

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BIBLE STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1403590
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Nine Bible stories retold by Blyton. Glazed pictorial board. Colour and two tone illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Light score marks to covers. Residue of label mark to top of front cover. Name in ink to front pastedown. Endpapers are browned. Couple of hinges are pulled. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn with a few small tears. Spine is browned.

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TALES FROM THE BIBLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1313036
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards and spine. Large format. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn with some slight loss to base of spine. Light page browning and foxing to textblock and title-page otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss, white sticky label reinforcements to top and tail of spine (which are partly visible).

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COME MOTOR RACING WITH ME
Written by Ian Nickols. Illustrated by George Lake.
Stock no. 1711261
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. 160 Pages. Wrapper edge-chipped, with hole tear to front panel. Name in ink to front endpaper.

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POLLY AT MERRYDALE
Written by Agnes Nankivell. Illustrated by Agnes Nankivell.
Stock no. 1502466
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 2nd 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Another adventure with Polly Wifflewaight, this time staying with Auntie-in-the-country. Dark pink boards with gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 164 pages. Top of spine bumped, gilt dulled to spine. Light browning to front endpaper. Some foxing. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears.

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