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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130770
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 8th 1934. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cheaper form. Blue cloth, black titles and small vignettes to front cover. B/w text illustrations throughout. 103 pages. 7.5 x 5". Damp staining to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper is browned to spine, with some other scuffing and marks.
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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130761
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 6th 1924. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; fading to front cover, which is a bit bowed. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.
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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130748
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1924. Almost very good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Bumping to spine and corners; with wear. Small nicks in cloth at top and tail of spine. A few marks to covers; scuffing to rear. Joint to rear is nearly broken; front joint appears to have been repaired (glued). Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.
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BERTIE'S ESCAPADE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130659
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Text reprinted from the First Whisper of the Wind in the Willows. Bertie is a bold black pig who, roused by Marlow Church bells practising for Christmas, set out with the rabbits to sing carols. Small format. Pink pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 42 pages. Bumping to spine. Grubby marks to covers. Page edge browning.
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THE MYSTERY OF THE DISAPPEARING CAT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 2130540
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The second adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Blue/green mottled boards, yellow titles. Magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Front cover is a bit bowed. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and tears; only a little loss. Some grubby marks to wrapper.
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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 2130506
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Covers are damp marked with title to front faded. A third of front endpaper has been cut off. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.
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EVEN THE PARROT
Written by Dorothy L. Sayers. Illustrated by Sillince.
Stock no. 2130500
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Exemplary Conversations for Enlightened Children. Blue cloth, yellow title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. A few page corner creases. Wrapper is price-cut and torn with some bits of loss; taped back together.
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DRAWN FROM MEMORY
Written by E.H. Shepard. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130349
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A charming autobiography of Shepard's childhood. Green cloth, gilt titles. Top edge red. B/w text illustrations throughout. 190 pages. 8.5" x 6.5". Purple numbers to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-creasing and chipping; a few small closed tears.
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THE O'SULLIVAN TWINS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2130286
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 8th 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Red titles. B/w illustrations. Another school story about St. Clare's. SIGNATURE to title page (Enid Blyton) - but unsure if genuinely SIGNED by the author - so priced to reflect this. Bumping to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-chipped with some creases; score mark to spine; some tape repairs to verso.
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THE SECOND FORM AT ST. CLARE'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2130285
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 5th 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This is the fourth book in the popular 'St. Clare's' series. Orange cloth with dark blue titles and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 157pages. SIGNATURE to title page (Enid Blyton) - but unsure if genuinely SIGNED by the author - so priced to reflect this. Bumping to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; couple of closed tears have tape repairs to verso.
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CLAUDINE AT ST. CLARE'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2130182
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The fifth book in the series about that popular girls' school, St. Clare's - just as entertaining, merry and interesting as the others. Red pictorial boards, black lettering. B/w drawings throughout. 153 pages. Browning to top and tail of spine. A little bumping to spine and corners. Some partially erased pencil crayon marks to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped; loss to top and tail of spine and corners.
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SUMMER TERM AT ST. CLARE'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2130181
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1943. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, white titles, vignette of two schoolgirls to front cover. B/w illustrations. 153 pages. Covers have unevenly faded and spotted to orange/yellow. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.
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