George Newnes Limited
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Written by Cecil R. Baldock. Illustrated by W. Bryce Hamilton.
Stock no. 1402968
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.
The Bannister twins know how to look after themselves and they need all their resourcefulness when they are kidnapped and taken to Demon Island . Light brown boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. Tower House Series. 128 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Board edges browned. Crease to bottom of first few pages. A little foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears, Patch of surface paper damage to front panel. Wrapper is grubby.
A Lone Pine Story. Red cloth, black titles. Full-page b/w illustrations plus b/w maps to the endpapers. 200 pages. Small splash mark to front cover. Spine faded at top and tail. Wrapper is torn and creased with some loss, approx. 1/2" to top and tail of spine and similar across top of rear panel, plus some loss at corners.
Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 249 pages, with 3 adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A few light marks to covers. Joints cracked (possibly re-glued). Heavy foxing to textblock. Name and address in ink to half-title. Some hinges cracked.
Green cloth covers. Title to front and spine, vignette of Jimmy also to spine. 272 pages. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed, a few tiny dents to cover edges. Fading to gilt on front cover. Heavy foxing to endpapers and page edges/margins.
Topics 64 to 84 and Special Subjects. Prepared under the supervision of Blyton. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 1309 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine is faded and gilt dulled. Various marks to covers. Endpapers browned. Contents very good.
Jerry's first visit to a farm and what he saw there. Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 47 pages. Spine bumped, rubbed and faded. Corners bumped and worn. Some scuffing to board edges. Cover grubby. Light creasing to endpaper. A little foxing and a few grubby marks to page margins.
THE MYSTERY MAN
Written by Charlotte M. Kelly. Illustrated by S. Bright.
Stock no. 1402491
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.
Who was the man known to everyone as the Hermit? The young Ethertons on holiday in Switzerland were determined to find out. Blue boards with darker blue titles. Vignette of a palace to front board. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Tower House series. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Mottling to boards. Small bump to bottom of rear board. Foxing mainly to endpapers otherwise contents generally clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and tornd with small areas of loss. Label stuck to front panel. Heavy foxing to wrapper.
Large format. Brown paper wraps with black illustrations. B/w illustrations throughout. Covers are worn at spine and corners, page corner tips also slightly worn. Staples rusty and a couple of small marks to covers. A few small marks to page margins else contents clean.
PRODUCTION ENGINEERING JIG AND TOOL DESIGN
Written by E.J.H. Jones.
Stock no. 1808162
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1941. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Second Edition. For all who have in interest in Production Engineering, not excluding the Engineering Designer. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w diagrams. xi and 308 pages. A reprint of the second edition. Prize plate to front pastedown. Page browning else contents clean. Pale blue dustwrapper is browned, rubbed at spine edges and has a small closed tear to spine.
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 2112118
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A delightful story with the Sussex Downs as background, in which the Grays move from the Midlands to open a cafe in a little town near to the sea. Orange boards, black title to spine. 159 pages. B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; some loss; creased.
Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Third impression. Uneven fading to top edge of boards. A few hinges pulled. Scattered foxing throughout. Top edge of text block grubby. Pictorial wrapper is torn with loss and faded.
Green cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 10" x 7.5". 120 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped, some fading to lower edges of covers. Inscription in ink and some sharp pencil writing (attempt has been made to erase) to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. One page corner tip is lightly creased. This copy has two different dustwrappers present - A pictorial wrapper which is torn at spine and corners with some loss and a green dustwrapper which is also edge worn and torn with some loss.