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WAINWRIGHT'S TOUR IN THE LAKE DISTRICT: WHITSUNTIDE 1931
Written by Alfred Wainwright.
Stock no. 1817977
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Wainwright and three friends walked round the Lake District in 1931. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718136950. Small mark to rear panel of dustwrapper.
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PANZER LEADER
Written by Heinz Guderian; Constantine FitzGibbon.
Stock no. 2131576
Published by Michael Joseph. 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w maps. Browning and foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; a few small pieces of loss.
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ENEMY COAST AHEAD
Written by Guy Gibson.
Stock no. 2131426
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

The author's experiences in Bomber Command in World War II. A few marks to covers. Free front endpaper has been torn out. Page browning. Wrapper is still present - badly torn with many visible tape repairs; still some loss to top and tail of spine.
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RUPERT A BEAR'S LIFE
Written by George Perry. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2131184
Published by Pavilion Books; Michael Joseph. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of Rupert traced from the Fleet Street circulation battles through to the present day. Packed with illustrations including rare material never before published. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 169 pages includes bibliography of the Rupert annuals. 9.75 x 7". ISBN: 0907516769. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine.
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CONFESSIONS OF A STORY-TELLER
Written by Paul Gallico.
Stock no. 2131062
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. Spine is browned. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and creasing; a little loss; spine is faded.
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A LITTLE PRINCESS
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Illustrated by Graham Rust.
Stock no. 2130606
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue boards with white titles and decorations. Pretty colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 071813317X. Light wear to top and tail of spine. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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IN FAIRYLAND
Written by William Allingham; Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle.
Stock no. 2130303
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A series of pictures from the Elf World with a poem by Allingham and "The Princess Nobody" by Lang. Introduced by Bryan Holme. Lovely green boards, gilt titles and decorations. Green endpapers. Colour illustrations. 64 pages. 11.25 x 9". ISBN: 0718118367. Bumping to corners. Browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges, with creasing; a few nicks.
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THE QUIET FIELDS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2129313
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

This book tells of a year spent deep in the countryside, beginning when the year is young, when trees and hedges are bare to the winters winds, and on through the spring, summer and autumn, to winter once again. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Super b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718120396. SIGNED by author/illustrator to title page. Small bump to base of spine. Grubby mark to outer page edges.
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THE NATURALIST'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2128974
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book with a sporting flavour but mostly concerned with the secret life in wood and field. Green boards. B/w wood engravings. ISBN: 0718119274. Some light knocks and wear along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is price-cut with a few tiny nicks.
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OVERLORD D-DAY AND THE BATTLE FOR NORMANDY 1944
Written by Max Hastings.
Stock no. 2128885
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Endpapers are maps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718123263. Page browning. A few small nicks to wrapper edges.
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INDIAN SUMMER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2128636
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

BB, in his personal Indian Summer, records his own vivid impressions of summer's end. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Exquisite scraperboard illustrations. 183 pages. ISBN: 0718123670. A bit of fading to spine. Contents are excellent.
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BRIEF TO COUNSEL
Written by Henry Cecil. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128458
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some pencil underlining. Wrapper uis faded to spine with edge-tears and chips; partial cup ring mark to rear panel; minimal loss.
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