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THE LITTLE WHITE DUCK AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1321816
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Short stories, numerous two-colour illustrations. Cream pictorial cloth. 192 pages. SPine and corners bumped, some slight browning to spine and cover edges. Small green spot to rear cover. Child's name and address to front free-endpaper is blue biro. Foxing to endpapers and text block. Dustwrapper is badly worn, torn and creased with loss.

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THE FAIRY DOLL
Written by Rumer Godden. Illustrated by Adrienne Adams.
Stock no. 1321676
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Nobody knew where she came from, but for as long as the children could remember, the fairy doll had been at the top of the Christmas tree. Grey cloth, red title to spine and butterfly vignette to front cover. Pink pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations to text. Endpapers partly/lightly browned. Some hinges cracked. Dustwrapper is faded, foxed and edge worn, front flap is detached but still present.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN THE WEST HIGHLANDS
Written by Seton Gordon. Illustrated by D.Y. Cameron.
Stock no. 1822293
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1935. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Extensively illustrated with plates and b/w text illustrations throughout. Fold-out map to rear. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Boards clean and bright. Endpapers browned with tape residue to vertical edges. Contents otherwise clean. White and blue pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, torn at folds, chip to lower rear spine corner, a little grubby.

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ENGLISH FAIRY TALES
Written by Flora Annie Steel. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1321606
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1927. Very good condition.

Brick-red cloth, gilt decorations. 41 tales. 16 colour plates plus numerous b/w text illustrations. 316 pages. 8.25 x 6". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed, slight fading to spine. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Some foxing to contents. Red dye from cloth has seeped ont lower page edges of first few and last few pages.

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THE CIRCUS OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321598
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 316 pages. Spine bumped. Name in blue biro to front free-endpaper. Some light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, browned to spine and foxed on verso. There are white label repairs to head and tail of spine.

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THE SHIP OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321597
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The sixth book in the Adventure series. Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations throughout. 327 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped, spine slightly faded. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and text block. Dustwrapper is worna nd torn with loss to spine, old tape to front fold of spine and white label repairs to inside wrapper.

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GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 1321561
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1926. Very good condition.

Medium 8vo edition. Red cloth, gilt title to spine and gilt vignette to front cover. 16 exquisite illustrations in colour. 232 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed, light dusty patch to top corner of front cover. Tiny nick in cloth to top edge of rear cover. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Light foxing to endpapers and text block. Front joint (between frontis and title-page) is cracked. Contents clean.

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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1321508
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Library Edition (reset). Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn at top rear corner, spine faded. Wrapper front flap states "The Young People's Edition".

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321506
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1953. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Another exciting story in the 'Adventure' series. Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. 321 pages. 8 x 5". Spine bumped. A few light marks to covers. Name and address in pencil has been erased to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is lightly foxed on verso, is worn to edges and torn to spine with some loss at top, tape repair to verso of spine.

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THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321505
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Fair condition.

Cream pictorial cloth. The first book in the "Adventure" series. 326 pages. B/w illustrations. Covers grubby. Spine and corners bumped. Frontis stuck down to front pastedown. Name and address in ink to top margin of title-page. Text block is a little dusty else contents clean.

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THE MOUNTAIN OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2135172
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Blue titles. 327 pages. The fifth story in the Adventure series. Spine is bumped and browned. Some knocks and marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to outer page edges.

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THE RIVER OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2135171
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition.

The eighth in the Adventure series. An exciting story you just can't put down! Cream pictorial cloth, b/w illustrations. 277 pages. Spine is browned. Marks and wear to covers. A little bumping and some nicks to cloth on corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and a few marks to outer page edges.

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