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BIGGLES HITS THE TRAIL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2126474
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 250 pages. Tape glue marks to endpaeprs. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper has tape to flaps; some edge-creasing and chipping.

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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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TALES OF TOYTOWN
Written by S.G. Hulme Beaman. Illustrated by S.G. Hulme Beaman.
Stock no. 1406804
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1946. Almost very good condition.

Light brown cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. 6 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. 158 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Titles on spine a little worn. A little surface paper damage to front endpaper plus faint ink line. Light browning to endpapers. Foxing mainly to page edges. Margin marks to a couple of pages.

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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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DIMSIE GOES BACK
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 1504683
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1949. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Light blue boards, silver titles to spine. 277pp. Cr 8vo. Spine bumped and darkened, covers unevenly discoloured. Pen name and address to front endpaper. Heavy foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tears and chips, large tear to lower edge of front panel. Front flap and panel unevenly discoloured. Light browning to spine.

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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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A BIRD PHOTOGRAPHER IN INDIA
Written by E.H.N. Lowther.
Stock no. 1811003
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Boards clean. Tape marks to endpapers. 'xmas 1960' written in ink neatly to front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean.

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LITTLE PIG BARNABY
Written by Ursula Hourihane. Illustrated by Judith Brook.
Stock no. 1503553
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

10 bedtime stories, featuring Little Pig Barnaby, Peggotty the Horse, Angus the Scottie Dog and others. Cream cloth covers with red title to spine and vignette of pig to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 109 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Light foxing to spine. Small bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Foxing, mostly to endpapers. Page 55 has craypn marks to margin, crayon also to text block. Rest of contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped but with very little loss. Rear panel grubby, crayon line to rear flap.

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