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WILLIAM AND THE SPACE ANIMAL
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318706
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine bumped. Endpapers partly browned and old tape marks to free-endpapers. Foxing to endpapers, some page margins and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some slight loss, tape and white sticky paper repairs on verso and a small patch of surface damage to front panel (at end of author's name).

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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131337
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Crease to spine. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and grubby with tears and chips; some loss; also has damp marking. A few tape repairs to verso.

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JUST WILLIAM - THE STORY OF THE FILM
Written by Richmal Crompton.
Stock no. 2131335
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth covers. Includes the script of the film. 248 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading/browning to spine. Couple of small ink numbers to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some margins. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; loss to top and tail of spine and corners; faded to spine and edges.

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WILLIAM AND THE SPACE ANIMAL
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2130259
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing - mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a faded spine; a few tears and nicks which have tape repairs to verso.

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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2129409
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Bumping to spine. A few marks to covers. Browning and spotting to outer page edges and marks to a few page margins internally. Wrapper is faded to spine; what appears to be some damp markings; chipping and loss to corners; surface paper damage to front and rear panel.

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MOTOR REPAIR AND OVERHAULING - DATA SHEETS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1610531
Published by George Newnes. Good condition.

Blue cloth wallet with gilt title to spine. 40 folded data sheets contained in two pockets. 2 data sheets are MISSING (23 Morris 'Eight' & 31 Triumph 14, 12 and 10.8 h.p.). Covers a little scuffed and worn. Some marks to lists of contents, but sheets themselves generally very good.

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TALES OF ROBIN HOOD
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1406937
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1930. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. 6.5 x 5". John O'London's Children's Library. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Browning to title page and to last page of text. Some light foxing to page margins otherwise contents clean. Page 23/24 is creased. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some small tears and slight loss to top and bottom of spine. Spine is rubbed and rear panel marked. Tape to join between spine and rear panel on verso possibly covering a large tear.

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SUNNY STORIES FOR LITTLE FOLKS No. 2 BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1406176
Published by George Newnes. 1926. Good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Colour front cover. B/w illustrations. 32 pages. 7.25 x 4.5". Rear cover missing. Front cover stuck to inner edge of title page and is creased and grubby. Clear tape to top of back page. Staples are rusty. Small piece of tape to first text page covering small tear. Pages browned and foxed. Some small tears to inner margin.

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WILLIAM'S CROWDED HOURS
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2121543
Published by George Newnes. 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title label to spine and small vignette to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. A few grubby marks to outer page edges. Colour band wrapper (priced 5/- net) is unevenly faded and very browned in places, especially spine; edge-creased with chips and nicks; some loss.

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TREASURE AT THE MILL
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Harry Pettit.
Stock no. 1403343
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

When John Adams discovered Sprig Valley Mill it was empty: he often went there to play in the deserted garden and take the boat across the pond to an island. Suddenly all changed. The Mill was sold and although the new owners became his friends eager to help him, someone else - an enemy - was also after the hidden treasure. Yellow boards. B/w illustrations. 152 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Browning to bottom of spine. Prize presentation plate to verso of front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and page edges, otherwise contents are clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with a few small tears and a small piece missing from the bottom of the spine. Browning to spine. Wrapper is a little grubby. Some browning to verso. Wrapper is price-cut.

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