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CONINGHAM A BIOGRAPHY OF AIR MARSHAL SIR ARTHUR CONINGHAM
Written by Vincent Orange.
Stock no. 2127577
Published by Methuen. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating and authoritative study of one of the Second World War's most colourful and influential figures. B/w photos. ISBN: 0413145808. Bumping to spine. Booksellers ink stamp to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks to corners.

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THE CHILDREN'S LIFE OF CHRIST
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1208838
Published by Methuen. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Peach cloth with white titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. 191 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Tiny white mark to front cover. Remains of top edge of label on front endpaper. Pages lightly browned. Surface paper damage and a small closed tear to rear endpaper. Wrapper is browned to spine and rear with surface damage to rear flap and nicks at corners with very slight loss.

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LITTLE TALES FROM LONG AGO
No author listed. Illustrated by W. Foster.
Stock no. 1407149
Published by Methuen. 1982. Almost very good condition.

Reproduced from antique books first published in the 1890's by Ernest Nister. 4 small books contained in a pictorial slipcase: Three Friends; Cats' Cradle; The Tale of a Dog; Three Little Maids. Colour pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations to each volume. ISBN: 0416886604. Spines and corners bumped. Small split to bottom of spine of Three Friends. Slipcase is bumped. Edges are scuffed.

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729 ANIMAL ALLSORTS
Written by Helen Oxenbury. Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.
Stock no. 1312621
Published by Methuen; Walker Books. 1st 1980. Very good condition.

A heads, bodies and legs book. Create all kinds of strange creatures with this novelty book! Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0416890806. Spine bumped and sunned. Some foxing to contents.

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THE BATTLE OF ZORMLA
Written by Russell Hoban. Illustrated by Colin McNaughton.
Stock no. 1402370
Published by Methuen; Walker Books. 1982. Nearly fine condition.

A story of three children involved in an exciting 'battle'. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Pictorial endpapers showing teddy bears and rockets. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416059600. Spine is a little bumped. Contents bright and clean.

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VEGETATION, SOILS AND WILDLIFE
Written by J.G. Nelson; M.J. Chambers.
Stock no. 1602945
Published by Methuen. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Process and Method in Canadian Geography. Selected readings edited by Nelson & Chambers. 372 pages. ISBN: 0458902608. Corners bumped. Pen mark to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is edge creased and faded to spine.

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THE GRANDMOTHER STONE
Written by Margaret Greaves.
Stock no. 1805506
Published by Methuen. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A finely perceived drawing of adolescent love against a turbulent background of witch-craft and passion. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0416660606. SIGNED by the author (with dedication) to front endpaper. Pictorial wrapper is faded to spine.

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THE CHILDREN'S LIFE OF CHRIST
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 626978
Published by Methuen. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Peach cloth with white titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. 191 pages. Foxing to text block, top of text block dusty. Front hinge cracked. Pictorial wrapper is a little grubby to rear panel and lightly edge-rubbed.

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NO MORE SCHOOL?
Written by Valerie Bierman; Vivien Alcock; Douglas Hill; Robert Swindells; et al.
Stock no. 425826
Published by Methuen. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A New Collection of School Stories, edited by Valerie Bierman. Grey boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0416157025. SIGNED by editor, with inscription on title page.

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MASTERLESS MEN
Written by A.L. Beier.
Stock no. 574622
Published by Methuen. 1st 1985. Almost very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Vagrancy Problem in England 1560-1640. ISBN: 0416390102. Book: Ex-lib, stamps to prelims, else contents very good.

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A CENSUS USER'S HANDBOOK
Written by David Rhind.
Stock no. 683857
Published by Methuen. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

ISBN: 0416305105. Front endpaper torn and repaired with tape.

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THE CHILDREN'S LIFE OF CHRIST
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 654645
Published by Methuen. 1st 1943. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Peach cloth with white titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. 191 pages. Spine and lower corners very slightly bumped. A superb copy in pictorial wrapper which has small closed tear to lower spine and is slightly rubbed at edges.

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