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THE FEARLESS TREASURE
Written by Noel Streatfeild. Illustrated by Dorothea Braby.
Stock no. 1317652
Published by Michael Joseph. 5th 1970. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book for children about the history of England. Brown cloth, red titles and vignettes. Patterned endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge rubbed and price on front wrapper flap has been crossed out and new price written above in biro.
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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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MURIEL FOSTER'S FISHING DIARY
Written by Muriel C. Foster. Illustrated by Muriel C. Foster.
Stock no. 2128533
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition.

Oblong format. Brown imitation leather, gilt titles. Colour and b/w drawings throughout. ISBN: 0718118804. Some page edge browning. Slip case is very good - a few small marks.
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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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THE NATURALIST'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2127833
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a 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. Bumping along cover edges. Light page browning; some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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HOBBY HORSE COTTAGE
Written by Miss Read. Illustrated by Terence Freeman.
Stock no. 2127761
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, white titles. 4 full-page colour illustrations, b/w text illustrations. 102 pages. 8 x 5.25". Fading along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has a few nicks to corners, with some foxing; edge-creased; a few marks to wrapper.
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RUPERT A BEAR'S LIFE
Written by George Perry. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127084
Published by Pavilion Books; Michael Joseph. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than 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 spine is faded.
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THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF MOTOR SPORT
Written by G.N. Georgano.
Stock no. 2126987
Published by Ebury Press; Michael Joseph. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. 656 pages. ISBN: 0718109554. Foxing to covers. Wear to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; a couple of tape repairs to verso.
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SILVER-SAND AND SNOW
Written by Eleanor Farjeon.
Stock no. 2126301
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Pink cloth, silver title to spine. A book of poetry for children. 316 pages. Spine is bumped and faded. Some other bumping along cover edges. Contents are very good.
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