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THE WONDERFUL STORY OF HENRY SUGAR AND SIX MORE
Written by Roald Dahl.
Stock no. 1320485
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seven short stories about people with peculiar and unlikely powers... Something secret, something not quite familiar - something that just as it seems to have escaped your grasp, settles lingeringly, delicately in the mind. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. 249 pages. Cream endpapers. ISBN: 0224015478. Spine and corners bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and faded to spine.

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MRS ARMITAGE AND THE BIG WAVE
Written by Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1320430
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Mrs Armitage and Breakspear the dog go surfing! Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0224046292. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. A tiny indentation to rear cover. Contents fine.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1319979
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1971. Almost very good condition.

Reset edition. Glazed pictorial boards. "Pet wanted for three kittens. Must be Clean, Honest and Loving. Apply... Orlando." Bill the black poodle proves to be more than a handful of trouble for the Orlando Family! ISBN: 0224619276. Slight wear to spine and corners. Remains of a small sticky label to rear cover. Small name in red biro to front free-endpaper. Light finger creases to page margins else contents clean.

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THE MYTH OF THE BLITZ
Written by Angus Calder.
Stock no. 1820984
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1991. Good condition.

B/w photos. An account of two remarkable years in British history. ISBN: 022402258X. Ex-library with usual stamps to prelims. Front endpaper removed. Spine cocked. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and is creased.

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OCTOPUSSY AND THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS
Written by Ian Fleming.
Stock no. 2134205
Published by Jonathan Cape; The First Edition Library. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the first edition. Dark brown cloth with gilt titles. Original slip case is near fine.

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THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN
Written by Ian Fleming.
Stock no. 2134204
Published by The First Edition Library; Jonathan Cape. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles to spine and vignette to front cover. James Bond Novel. Facsimile of the first edition. Tiny knock to top of spine of book and wrapper. A few marks to outer page edges. Original slip case has a few light marks.

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ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE
Written by Ian Fleming.
Stock no. 2134201
Published by The First Edition Library; Jonathan Cape. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

James Bond Novel. Facsimile of the first edition. Dark brown cloth with gilt title to spine; white decoration to front cover. Slip case is near fine; illustration to front cover is the same as the wrapper illustration.

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YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE
Written by Ian Fleming.
Stock no. 2134200
Published by The First Edition Library; Jonathan Cape. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black cloth with silver title to spine and gilt writing to front cover. Facsimile of the first edition. Small crease to top of wrapper spine. Original slip case is near fine.

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DR NO
Written by Ian Fleming.
Stock no. 2134199
Published by The First Edition Library; Jonathan Cape. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black cloth with silver title to spine; brown vignette to front cover. Facsimile of the First edition. Slip case is near fine; has the same illustration as the dustwrapper to one side.

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THE SPY WHO LOVED ME
Written by Ian Fleming.
Stock no. 2134196
Published by The First Edition Library; Jonathan Cape. Circa 1990. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A James Bond novel. Dark brown cloth, silver embossed dagger to front cover. Silver titles. Facsimile of the first edition. Tiny mark to rear panel of wrapper. Contained in original slip case that has same illustration as the wrapper to one side; only a few light marks; near fine.

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THUNDERBALL
Written by Ian Fleming.
Stock no. 2134195
Published by The First Edition Library; Jonathan Cape. Circa 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Dark brown cloth with gilt title to spine and blind decoration to front cover. Facsimile of the first edition. A few light marks to outer page edges. A couple of tiny nicks to top corner of front panel. In original slip case which has same illustration as the dustwrapper to one side; near fine; a few light marks and a couple of small knocks at edges.

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ESCAPE TO PERSIA
Written by Katharine Hull; Pamela Whitlock. Illustrated by Pamela Whitlock.
Stock no. 1319756
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Name and date in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge worn.

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