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A FLIGHT OF BIRDS
Written by Timothy Hanley. Illustrated by John Morton-Sale.
Stock no. 1321136
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of two gipsy children who escape from a German prison camp and wander off through the devastated countryside until they reach France and hide themselves in the depths of a great forest. Black cloth spine with gilt title, light grey boards. 112 pages. B/w chapter headers. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Endpapers partly browned. Tobacco smell to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and foxed.

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THE WEATHER
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1316914
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Slight bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents fine.

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THE SECRET VOYAGE
Written by Harry Edmonds.
Stock no. 1402072
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The story moves from a lonely mansion in Yorkshire where a brilliant but eccentric scientist conducts mysterious experiments to a lonely yacht in the Indian Ocean. Dark blue boards with red titles in a lighter blue panel on the spine. 254 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Small white mark to front cover. Light browning to endpapers and an odd fox spot otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edgeworn and creased with some loss. Front flap is detached from rest of wrapper. Rear panel is grubby. Sellotape to bottom of spine on verso.

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PLOT FOR THE QUEEN
Written by Margaret J. Miller. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 1108521
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. ISBN: 035602671X. Heavy bumping along bottom edge of front cover. Ink stamp to front endpaper.

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THE WEATHER
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1806514
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Very good condition.

BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Corners bumped. Some tabs stiff. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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DAPHNE AND DICK BOOK THREE - ADVENTURES
Written by Rose Fyleman. Illustrated by Jennetta Vise.
Stock no. 385276
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. Very good condition.

Supplementary Readers. Blue cardwraps. 24 pages. Colour text illlustrations. Staples rusty. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Name in ink to title-page.

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THE HOPPING BASKET
Written by Paul Jennings. Illustrated by Gerald Rose.
Stock no. 591637
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Pictorial wrapper has 1" tear to top of spine and a couple of other small edge-tears and chips. Spine is browned. Contents are fine. A lovely copy!

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