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WILLIAM AND THE MASKED RANGER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Henry Ford.
Stock no. 1320874
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Gilt vignette of William saluting to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, has a couple of light stains to rear panel and a scratch mark to front panel (causing tiny patch of surface damage to the H of The in the title.

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WILLIAM THE GANGSTER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1320871
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title on spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. This is the first cheap edition published same year as first edition. Spine and corners bumped, small dents to top edges. Spine slightly faded. Endpapers lightly browned. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped with a little loss, rear panel is slightly grubby.

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WILLIAM AND THE TRAMP
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1320870
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gold titles to front cover and spine. Gold saluting William on spine. B/w illustrations. 248 pages. Spine bumped. Spine and corners slightly rubbed. Some ink writing to front pastedown. Some foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed with small tears which have been tape repaired on verso. Some of the red, yellow and green colour has been touched up on the dustwrapper edges. Rear panel is slightly grubby.

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JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1320819
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles on spine and front cover. This is the only full-length William book (the others being made up of short stories) and was based on Val Guest's screenplay for the 1947 film of the same name. 264 pages. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. A few foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss, faded to spine, slightly grubby on rear panel and has some light foxing on verso.

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WILLIAM AND THE BRAINS TRUST
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2134371
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st thus 1945. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Front cover is a little bowed. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.

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WINGS OVER WITCHEND
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1320068
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The sixth of the Lone Pine Adventure series again set in Shropshire. A forest pillaged of Christmas trees, a mysterious glider and a forest fire make for a truly exciting story. Beige boards, red lettering. Maps on endpapers. 247 pages. Small booksellers label to front pastedown. Foxing at endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is ever so slightly edge rubbed.

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SAUCERS OVER THE MOOR
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1319500
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A gripping and fast-moving adventure story about the Lone Pine Club set on Dartmoor. Cream boards, red titles. Endpapers show sketch of the Moor. B/w illustrations. 244 pages. Spine bumped. Some slight grubbiness to covers. Light foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge worn.

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HURRAH FOR THE CIRCUS!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 1318990
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 6th 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles. B/w illustrations. Another splendid book about Mr. Galliano's wonderful circus. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name and address in biro to front free-endpaper. A couple of small marks to pastedowns where looks like small labels were stuck down. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with slight loss and slightly grubby/marked to rear panel.

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MYSTERY MINE
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1318734
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Set in the lonely, exciting moorland country of the North Riding of Yorkshire where Harriet Sparrow's Grandfather now has an antique shop. Green boards, black titles. Endpapers are maps. A Lone Pine Story. 247 pages. Top and bottom of spine slightly bumped. Larger bump to middle of spine. Prize presentation plate to half -title page. Light foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn, chipped and creased. A little scuffing to spine. Front flap is creased.

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WILLIAM-THE SHOWMAN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131419
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 3rd 1938. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 253 pages. A few marks to covers. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown; can see inscription through it. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss; damp marks; tape repairs to verso.

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WILLIAM-THE BOLD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131417
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 2nd 1952. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Number 27 in the 'William' series. Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette to front cover. 248pp. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine; chip to top. Marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Page browning; some foxing. Wrapper is creased and marked with tears and chips; some loss; repairs to verso with magic tape.

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WILLIAM THE GANGSTER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131355
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st thus 1934. Fair condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title on spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Hole to side of spine; with loss! Darkening and grubby marks to edges of covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are still very readable. Wrapper is heavily taped back together - grubby and faded; loss.

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