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PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
Written by Jane Austen. Illustrated by Philip Gough.
Stock no. 1320173
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Macdonald Illustrated Classics no. 23. Red cloth, gilt titles. Colour plates. 416 pages. Cloth is slightly dusty and spine ends slightly rubbed. Light browning and foxing to endpapers and textblock. Evidence of removal of a label to front pastedown. Original glassine wrapper has loss to lower edge of rear panel and is price-cut.

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THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO
Written by Carlo Collodi. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel.
Stock no. 1318529
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. Circa 1946. Very good condition.

The Illustrated Junior Library. Coloured spine, decorated covers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Contents clean.

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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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DANNY DUNN AND THE HEAT RAY
Written by Jay Williams; Raymond Abrashkin. Illustrated by Anne Mieke.
Stock no. 2107226
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0356042596. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a little creasing.

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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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