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Macmillan & Co. Ltd.

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THE RIVER OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1712557
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The eighth in the Adventure series. An exciting story you just can't put down! Cream pictorial cloth, b/w illustrations. 277 pages. Corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper chipped and browned with tape strengthening to verso.

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THE BOOK OF PENNY TOYS
Written by Mabel Dearmer. Illustrated by Mabel Dearmer.
Stock no. 1313589
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.; The Macmillan Company. 1st 1899. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Burgundy cloth spine with green pictorial boards. Full-page colour illustrations throughout. 94 pages, all edges red. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some light scuffing to covers. A few small chips to spine cloth, cleverly disguised with matching ink(?). Quite heavy foxing and a musty smell to contents. A couple of pages have very slightly ragged edges. A very nice copy of an extremely rare book.

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THE HELPFUL GIANT
Written by Eileen Arthurton. Illustrated by Jennetta Vise.
Stock no. 1502500
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of stories for children about the giant Seven League Boots, Esquire. Orange cloth covers with black titles and vignette of giant to front cover. B/w illustrations. 137 pages. Spine bumped and slightly faded. Corners a little worn. Endpapers browned. A few fox spots, mainly to prelims and text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and a little loss from top of spine. Small pin hole to front fold. Bottom corner of front fold has been cut off, price is stamped above. Some foxing and rear panel is a bit grubby.

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PERSONAL EFFECTS
Written by Barbara Willard.
Stock no. 1502235
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

Grey patterned covers with blue titles to spine. 337 pages. Some bumping to spine and corners. A little erased pencil writing to front endpapers. Contents generally clean.

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SMUGGLERS COVE
Written by Marianne Macdonald. Illustrated by Selwyn Dewdney.
Stock no. 1311816
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards with dark green title to spine. 208 pages. B/w illustrations. Ex-lib with white fabric tape reinforcing joints, and some magic tape also to front joint. Contents are well-fingered and grubby. Spine and corners bumped and covers slightly grubby at edges. Dustwrapper is worn with slight loss, tear to rear fold.

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DAWKS AND THE DUCHESS
Written by Meta Mayne Reid.
Stock no. 1502050
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

If Dawks had not given Bap a worm he would never have been taken to the Disbanding Circus or met Duchess and Donizetti and his Doves - and that was where this series of adventures in and out of school began for the three Peyton children and their friend. Pale orange boards with red vignette to front cover and red titles and vignette to spine. B/w frontis. 203 pages. Top of spine heavily bumped. Spine slightly faded. A few small marks to covers. Light page edge browning and an odd grubby fingermark but contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with area of loss at top of spine and label repairs to spine and folds on verso. Spine browned and rear panel a bit grubby.

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THE STONE-FACED BOY
Written by Paula Fox. Illustrated by Donald A. Mackay.
Stock no. 1709659
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comic and rueful story about people and the human condition, especially in families. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper: corners worn, price-cut.

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THE IRON TSAR
Written by Geoffrey Trease.
Stock no. 2112112
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0333186532. Couple of small holes along bottom edge of front cover. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BLUE MYSTERY
Written by Margot Benary. Illustrated by Enrico Arno.
Stock no. 1501752
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Translated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston. Yellow boards, blue titles and vignettes. B/w illustrations. 190 pages. 8 x 5.5". Some bumping to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. Initials in pen to bottom corner of front endpaper. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with very little loss and a 1" closed tear on front panel next to spine. Rear panel grubby and spine a little browned.

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PLACE MILL
Written by Barbara Softly. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 1108690
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards with black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has some closed tears and chips; a little loss to base of spine; creased.

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THE WATER-BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2112052
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1909. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 32 beautiful tipped-in colour plates, mounted on brown card with tissue guards. All edges gilt. Goble's most desired work. Spine is browned. Covers are unevenly faded. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, a few page margins and outer page edges. 4 plates have light creases.

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THY SERVANT A DOG
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by G.L. Stampa.
Stock no. 1501561
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1930. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Told by 'Boots', edited by Kipling. Boots is a terrier. Red cloth, black titles and vignette. Charming b/w sketches. Very slight bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly warped. Inscription and name in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers are a little browned and foxed. Contents generally very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased. Spine is browned. Panels are a bit grubby.

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