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ERIC RAVILIOUS: MEMOIR OF AN ARTIST
Written by Helen Binyon. Illustrated by Eric Ravilious.
Stock no. 1824193
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Eric Ravilious was among the foremost of English artists to emerge between the wears - and one of the great original wood engravers. Helen Binyon knew Ravilious well from their student days and has drawn on her intimate knowledge of his life and work to present an account of this vivid and exciting artist. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations throughout. Minor fxoing to text block especially top edge. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine.

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THE BALLOON PEOPLE
Written by Ann Stone. Illustrated by Philip Gough.
Stock no. 1824130
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ben lay on the grass inside his ruined tower. He was imagining a real balloon of his own. It would be red, with gold bands, with a large basket to sit in. He knew how to make it work. How glorious it would be... Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718817028. Gift inscription in ink to front endpaper else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby especially to rear panel with a slight scuff to surface paper of rear flap fold.

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MACKINTOSH FURNITURE
Written by Roger Billcliffe.
Stock no. 1824085
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A look at Mackintosh's career as a furniture designer and illustrating with over 250 b/w photos all his major pieces, as well as the interiors for which they were produced. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0718825640. Slight mottling to boards. Spine cocked. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut lightly edge-worn and lightly scuffed. Faint musty odour present.

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THE STRANGE WORLD OF NATURE
Written by Bernard Gooch. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1824065
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Illustrated in fine wood engravings. Boards clean. Text block browned with some minor foxing. Contents clean. Pale blue dustwrapper is browned.

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TALES OF THE WEST COUNTRY
Written by Kathleen Fidler. Illustrated by W. Francis Phillipps.
Stock no. 1323265
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Heritage books series. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. 154 pages. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. SIGNED by the author by means of a dedication to front free-endpaper. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Endpapers foxed and partly browned, foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed.

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50TH ROYAL TANK REGIMENT: THE COMPLETE HISTORY
Written by Stephen D. Hamilton.
Stock no. 2138078
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0718829387.

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THE HIDEY-HOLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Daphne Rowles.
Stock no. 1322112
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1964. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue boards, dark blue title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Some damp staining to covers and damage to front from wrapper which was stuck at some point. Endpapers lightly foxed and damp stained. Price-cut wrapper is damp stained and edge rubbed (the damp staining is only really obvious on the verso due to the illustration).

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THE SIGN OF THE ALPINE ROSE
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Wynne.
Stock no. 1823073
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Jillies expected a lovely peaceful holiday in the Austrian mountains, but it was anything but a peaceful holiday. Green cloth, silver titles. Green endpapers are maps. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Very light mottling to boards. Light page browning else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-chipped and torn.

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THE MOOCHERS ABROAD
Written by Jane Shaw.
Stock no. 2135776
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with black title to spine. Colour frontis. 3 numbers in ink to front pastedown. First few pages have light corner tip creasing. Wrapper is edge-creased with couple of small closed tears; some wear.

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THE MOOCHERS
Written by Jane Shaw.
Stock no. 2135775
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with black title to spine. Colour frontis. Couple of small knocks to base of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; a few marks to rear panel.

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TWO FAIR PLAITS
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 2135662
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

2nd in the 'Jilly family' series. Pale grey boards, silver titles to spine. Pictorial endpapers are maps. Colour frontis, b/w pictures. 192 pages. Light bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; a little loss; sticky mark to front panel; a few marks and foxspots to rear.

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THE BAMBOO BIRD
Written by Melville Colley. Illustrated by Melville Colley.
Stock no. 1319900
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pink cloth with blue titles and vignette. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers. Inscription in ink to verso of free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and slightly chipped with light foxing and a few light, grubby marks.

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