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GARDENER TO QUEEN ANNE HENRY WISE (1653-1738) AND THE FORMAL GARDEN
Written by David Green.
Stock no. 2132201
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-chipping; browned and foxed.

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BIGGLES FLIES SOUTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Jack Nicolle.
Stock no. 2131737
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1951. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, dark title to spine. 255 pages. B/w illustrations. Small white damp marks to top corners of covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a few pieces of loss; some grubby marks.

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BIGGLES IN SPAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; J. Abbey.
Stock no. 2131730
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1942. Very good condition.

Green cloth with black title to spine and front cover and vignette of planes flying over madrid to front cover. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Small nick to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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NANCY RETURNS TO ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 1317709
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth covers, blue title to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 288 pages Spine and corners bumped. Fading to cover edges and foxing to spine. Remains of a prize-plate to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby, tears to spine and some loss to spine and edges.

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THE SERENDIPITY SHOP
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2129403
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 205 pages. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. Top and tail of spine are faded; some browning to cover edges. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped; with loss to top and tail of spine and surrounding areas; sticky tape repairs; some to verso, but some visible to edges of wrapper.

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PREFECTS AT SPRINGDALE
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 1317416
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, silver title to spine. B/w frontis. 288 pages. Spine ends bumped. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with some small tears and slightly darkened to spine.

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DIMSIE HEAD GIRL
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 2124847
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Australian Edition. Red cloth, black titles. Uneven fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Page browning. Wrapper is price-cut and badly torn in places with some tape repairs; some pieces of loss.

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NANCY RETURNS TO ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 1316849
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Dark blue boards, silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 288 pages. Covers bumped and worn. Spine and cover edges faded. Name and date in biro to front endpaper. Slight damage to front pastedown from removal of small tape pieces. Some foxing. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with loss and white label reinforcements on verso, old tape pieces to flaps.

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NANCY AT ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 1316835
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded and faint spotting to covers. Endpapers browned. Heavy foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with just a little loss and foxed to flaps and verso.

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THE FRIENDLY ADVENTURES OF BUTTONS AND MAC
Written by Ursulaane Hourihane. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges; Gabor Denes.
Stock no. 1316538
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Buttons the teddy and Mac the Scottie pup and their adventures. Blue cloth, silver titles and vignettes. 6 coloured photographs by Denes and numberous b/w illustrations by Hodges. 136 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and textblock. Top corner of front free-endpaper has been neatly removed. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with loss and tape repairs.

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TALES OF TOYTOWN
Written by S.G. Hulme Beaman. Illustrated by S.G. Hulme Beaman.
Stock no. 1316391
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1948. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, red title and vignette of Ernest the policeman to front cover. 6 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 158 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Large prize plate to front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut dust-wrapper is slightly edge chipped and a little grubby and has a small brown mark to spine. Slight musty (tobacco?) smell to contents.

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TRIFFENY
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1404235
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

Triffeny joins the family pottery firm and rather unexpectedly becomes an asset to the business in more ways than one... Brown cloth, silver title to spine and small vignette of a squirrel to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 275 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and rubbed. Spine is faded and a little marked. Title on spine faded. Front joint is cracked. Foxing mainly to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Rear endpaper is browned. Frontis is creased. Contained in a photocopy dustwrapper.

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