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THE CLIMATE OF LONDON
Written by T.J. Chandler.
Stock no. 1820986
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1965. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

London's man-modified climate; each wall and pavement creates its own microclimate and in combination these form a distinct entity - the urban climate. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Light brown dustwrapper is grubby and edge-torn with a tiny chip to top rear edge.

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PATCH
Written by Helen Griffiths. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1319691
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Patch was a white and black dog born in Mallorca, belonging to an English boy who had to return to England and leave Patch behind.... Blue boards, silver title to spine.118 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0091030404. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Booksellers sticker to front pastedown, a few small spots to free-endpapers. Dustwrapper is price-cut and slightly rubbed at edges.

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RIDER HAGGARD HIS LIFE AND WORKS
Written by Morton Cohen.
Stock no. 2133301
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with green title block to spine, gilt title. B/w photos. Marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few small scuffs to edges; wear and tiny nicks.

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THE BALKAN VOLUNTEERS
Written by Dorothy Anderson.
Stock no. 2125814
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Fold-out map to rear. ISBN: 0090888308. Light bumping to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased, foxed to verso and browned.

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PAT & ROALD
Written by Barry Farrell.
Stock no. 1814617
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st UK 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A compelling account of Patricia Neal's near fatal illness, from a series of massive strokes, and her road to recovery and further acclaim as an actress. Her husband, the celebrated Children's Author, Roald Dahl, was instrumental in her return to full health. Red boards, black title to spine. Grey endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 0091030307. Base of spine shelf worn. Light browning to endpapers. Vertical crease to front flap of dustwrapper. Dustwrapper lightly browned and rubbed at corners.

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THE TESTING OF TERTIUS
Written by Robert Newman.
Stock no. 2118521
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. The sequel to 'Merlin's Mistake'. ISBN: 0091194601. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with uneven browning.

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THE SHATTERED STONE
Written by Robert Newman.
Stock no. 2118484
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

There were mysteries about their life in the forest that Neva and Ivo did not understand. ISBN: 0091266203. Cover edges are browned, with a bit of bumping. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing.

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GOLDEN APOLLO
Written by Phyllis Hastings. Illustrated by Margery Gill.
Stock no. 1504226
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a boy's fight to save a Jersey calf from the butcher! Brown boards, black title and vignette to front. B/w text illustrations. 204 pages. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Small light mark to rear cover. Some foxing and browning otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears and chips. Spine slightly darkened, rear panel grubby, light foxing.

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THE HALLERSAGE SOUND
Written by John Rowe Townsend.
Stock no. 1106451
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards. Ex-lib, with usual markings. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a couple of closed tears and a bit of creasing.

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THE NARGUN AND THE STARS
Written by Patricia Wrightson.
Stock no. 1101625
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Nargun was born of the rocks when the world was first formed; it was part of the Dreamtime; it saw the Aborigines come and go. Later other men came into its plunging, ferny gorges.....restless, disturbing men. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Browning to endpapers. Small closed edge tear to front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial wrapper is edge creased with a couple of small closed tears and small chips.

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YOUNG WRITERS, YOUNG READERS
Written by Boris Ford.
Stock no. 426554
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, white title and green decoration. Revised edition. An Anthology of Children's Reading and Writing. ISBN: 0090550811. A little marking to outer page edges at base of spine. Wrapper is a little browned to spine, with a few light marks.

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MY KINGDOM FOR A DONKEY
Written by Doris Rybot. Illustrated by Douglas Hall.
Stock no. 668642
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Dark boards with gilt title and vignette to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut, torn at corners with slight loss to front edge, some foxing and circular stain to front.

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