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TALES OF NASR-ED-DIN KHOJA
Written by Henry D. Barnham.
Stock no. 1507017
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine with white title label. Patterned boards. 8 b/w plates. 256 pages. Foreword by Sir Valentine Chirol. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Wear to some cover edges. Spine browned. Covers a little grubby. Endpapers browned. Some foxing. Text pages very good. All plates present.

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JUST GERRY
Written by Christine Chaundler.
Stock no. 1405874
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The Haversack Library series. Dark blue boards with black title to spine, vertical line decoration to spine & front with circular vignette of George & dragon in black to front. Brown pictorial endpapers. B/w frontis. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine and board edges browned. Endpapers browned. Inscription in ink to front flyleaf. Foxing to prelims and page edges. Slight crease to a couple of pages (binding error). Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with loss to top and bottom of spine. Wrapper is browned and grubby.

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AVERIL'S AMBITION
Written by K.M. Willcox.
Stock no. 2119192
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1927. Good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles and decoration to front cover. B/w plates. Spine is very browned, with wear; chipping to top and tail; some fraying to cloth. Uneven browning/fading also to rest of covers, with spotting and scuffing. Some foxing and margin marks. All plates present.

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ALADDIN AND HIS WONDERFUL LAMP IN RHYME
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Thomas Mackenzie.
Stock no. 2118013
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Green/grey pictorial cloth with red/brown titles. B/w pictorial endpapers. 12 tipped in colour plates with captioned tissue guards. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Heavy bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading and some scuffing to covers. Front endpaper and prelim text page are detached, with chipping and creasing, but loosely inserted. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. A few grubby margin marks. All plates are present - some tissue-guards are creased/detached. A reading copy.

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THE DOROTHEA MOORE OMNIBUS
Written by Dorothea Moore.
Stock no. 1503698
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. circa 1933. Slightly better than good condition.

Contains three famous books The New Girl, The New Prefect and A Young Pretender. Tan cloth covers with black titles. Top edge blue. Spine bumped and worn, corners worn. Covers slightly grubby. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Rear joint starting to crack. Browning to endpapers and prelims.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2114330
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Grey/blue boards with dark titles and decorations. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; grubby marks to covers. Spine has been repaired with glue (was at one time split). A few pages to prelims partially stuck back in (possibly incorrectly). Grubby margin marks. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK BOBTAIL
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2114110
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth. Delightful colour illustrations. The story of three little black children - Little Black Tag, Rag & Bobtail. 6 x 4.5". Unpaginated. Some page browning. Wrapper is a bit grubby and edge-creased.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK QUASHA
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1708990
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial onlay to front with pictorial boarders. Colour illustrations. Corners lightly bumped. A few fox spots to contents.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK QUIBBA
Written by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1708989
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Onlay to front cover with decorated border. Colour illustrations. Top 1/2" of spine split to both sides. A Little foxing, but contents and covers generally bright.

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SNUFFLES FOR SHORT
Written by Christine Chaundler. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1705693
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine and small vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. 6 b/w plates. Wrapper edge-worn and grubby.

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A FOURTH FORM REBEL
Written by Christine Chaundler.
Stock no. 1306061
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth with brown title to spine and vignette to front cover. Yellow and black frontis illustration. 222 pages. Spine and corners bumped, spine faded. Front joint is cracked and has an old tape repair (tape coming unstuck). Small pieces missing to top margin of page 173/4 (not affecting text). Some page corners lightly creased.

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THE FOURTH FORM DETECTIVES
Written by Christine Chaundler.
Stock no. 1305959
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. circa 1921. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with floral decoration. 6 b/w plates. 280 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded and 1" tears at top of both edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Light foxing and fingering to contents but generally clean.

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