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A STORY TELLER FORTY YEARS IN LONDON
Written by W. Pett Ridge.
Stock no. 2134807
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. 1880-1920. B/w plates. Spine and cover edges are browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. What appears to be a red stain to bottom corner of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning.

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FORMULA FERRARI
Written by Umberto Zapelloni.
Stock no. 1822015
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed boards. The first official inside story of the most successful team in the history of Formula 1. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0340834714. Boards a little scuffed. Contents fine.

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SELECTED AT SIX
Written by Joan Goldman. Illustrated by Biro.
Stock no. 1321140
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. A few foxspots to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, faded to spine and slightly grubby to rear panel.

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WHERE THE RAINBOW ENDS
Written by Clifford Mills. Illustrated by Leo Bates.
Stock no. 1321100
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Orange pictorial cloth. 9 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w drawings. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Covers slightly grubby and spotted. Endpapers are lightly browned. Some foxing and fingering to the contents.

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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1321099
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1940. Almost very good condition.

Orange pictorial cloth. 12 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 320 pages. Top edge orange. Spine and corners bumped, small nick to top of spine. Front joint is cracked, held tight by the stitching. Endpapers lightly browned. Textblock foxed. Some fingering to contents.

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STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1320890
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1938. Almost very good condition.

Hodder & Stoughton's Colour Books. Contents are four stories: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves; The Story of the Magic Horse; Sinbad the Sailor; and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp. Grey cloth with red titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Grey endpapers. 12 colour plates. 222 pages. Spine and corners bumped, spine foxed. Covers slightly grubby with a couple of small dents to edge of rear cover and a small rubbed patch to top of front cover. Damp staining to lower edges, also affectings some page and plate margins. Name plate to front pastedown. Inscription in pencil to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents. Faint musty smell to contents.

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THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1320797
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A reproduction of the original edition first published in 1909. Dark red boards, elaborate gilt design and title to front and spine. Red endpapers. 23 spectacular colour plates. B/w text illus. 152 pages. ISBN: 0340267666. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Original clear film wrapper is torn and creased at rear corners, small tear to lower front corner.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1320796
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1981. Very good condition.

This is a facsimile of the 1923 edition published by Hodder & Stoughton. Brown boards covers, gilt decoration. 16 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations, many full-page. Pictorial title-page. A very handsome book, faithfully reproduced. ISBN: 0340258071. Spine bumped.

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FIVE ON A TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1320726
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 10th 1953. Almost very good condition.

The very first Famous Five book in which the Five encounter a ruined castle, a wreck and buried treasure. Red boards. 191 pages. Blue pictorial endpapers showing the island. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped, some damp staining to spine and rear cover edges. Heavy foxing. Joint between frontis and title-page is cracked showing webbing beneath.

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BIGGLES HUNTS BIG GAME
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320707
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1950. Very good condition.

Red boards, 11 two-tone illustrations. 211 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Name in blue biro to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing throughout.

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BIGGLES GOES TO SCHOOL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320698
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition.

Even in his schooldays Biggles attracted adventure. Red boards, black titles and vignette. Yellow and black full-page illustrations. 193 pages. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Pink and green felt-tip pen scribbles to two pages (191 and opposite) and to rear endpapers. Foxing to textblock.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320697
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black lettering to front cover and spine. Black vignette of legionnaire and fort on front cover. 6 colour plates. 190 pages. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Heavy foxing to endpapers and textblock. Some page corner tips creased.

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