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COMPANION INTO WORCESTERSHIRE
Written by Maxwell Fraser.
Stock no. 2128762
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Spine is unevenly faded. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed with chipping to corners and edges; but minimal loss.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2128759
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

The last book to be illustrated by Rackham. Grahame himself originally approached Rackham to illustrate his book but at that time it could not be managed. It was thirty years later that Rackham finally consented. The pictures were finished just as World War II broke out and were originally published in America by the Limited Editions Club. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. 12 lovely colour plates plus 15 line illustrations in the text. 178 pages. Front cover is a little bowed, with some ink writing. Fading to spine and gilt to spine. Top corner of front endpaper has been cut off. Foxing to outer page edges, but contents are still very good.

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THE KING'S BREAKFAST
Written by A.A. Milne; H. Fraser-Simson. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128678
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.; Ascherberg, Hopwood & Crew Ltd.. 1st 1925. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Cloth spine, pink pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Poems set to music. Music by Fraser-Simpson. Bumping to spine and corners. Some fading to top and tail of spine. Damp mark to bottom edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn into two pieces down spine; has some tentative tape 'repairs' to verso. Some loss to wrapper along edges; grubby marks.

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MADE IN ENGLAND
Written by Dorothy Hartley. Illustrated by Dorothy Hartley.
Stock no. 2128669
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

4th edition. With 48 illustrations in half-tone and 160 in line. ISBN: 0413314405. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed to flaps, faded to spine, with a few nicks at edges.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128245
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1927. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine is bumped and faded. Gilt to spine has also faded. Corners are bumped. Inscriptions in ink to half-title page. Front endpaper is creased. Foxing to outer page edges. A few light margin marks.

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THE TYGER TRAY
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2128138
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1971. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A rich blend of mystery and excitement involving an Indian tray, a tiger skin and some very powerful hocus-pocus! Purple boards with gilt title to spine. B/w woodcut illustrations. ISBN: 041665830X. Ex-lib. with ink stamps to a couple of pages of prelims. Sticky tape marks to covers and rear endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and faded to spine.

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THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128137
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

In which Pooh builds a house, Small gets lost and Tiggers is unbounced... Salmon pink cloth. Gilt vignette and lettering. Top edge gilt. Numerous b/w illustrations. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. A few small 'splash' marks to front cover. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to bottom of half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Still a very good book!

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DRAWN FROM LIFE
Written by E.H. Shepard. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2127241
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Continuing the story of Shepard's childhood from 1890, when his mother died until his wedding day. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w text illustrations. 217 pages. 8.5" x 6.5". Small mark to front cover. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing; a few small closed tears and nicks; browning to rear panel.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Nancy Barnhart.
Stock no. 2127080
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1933. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Colour frontis. Uneven browning/foxing to covers. Inscriptions in pencil and ink to front endpaper/pastedown. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2127076
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cheap edition. Blue cloth with vignettes. B/w illustrations. Erased pencil name to front endpaper (indentation marks still can be seen). Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing and a few chips and tears; a little loss.

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THE STORY OF BABAR THE LITTLE ELEPHANT
Written by Jean De Brunhoff; A.A. Milne. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2126696
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1936. Almost very good condition.

Smaller format. Orange pictorial boards. Preface by A.A. Milne. Colour illustrations throughout. This is the Third and Cheaper English Edition. Bumping and wear along cover edges and to corners; some chipping with loss. Fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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ASTRONAUTICS
Written by Patrick Moore. Illustrated by David A. Hardy.
Stock no. 2126506
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Methuen's Outlines Series. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Some page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and marks.

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