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NOAH'S ARK THE POP-UP BOOK
Written by Brian Wildsmith. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith.
Stock no. 2126642
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Doors to open and tabs to move as the animals help Noah to build the Ark. Paper engineering by Dennis K. Meyer and Ariel Apte. ISBN: 0192799797. Bumping to spine. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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THE AMAZON RIVER FOREST
Written by Nigel J.H. Smith.
Stock no. 2126613
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

A Natural History of Plants, Animals and People. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780195122077.

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DAMARIS DANCES
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2126518
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1940. Very good condition.

Cream cloth covers, red titles and vignette. Colour frontis plate. B/w illustrations. 271 pages. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Contained in a colour PHOTOCOPY wrapper.

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BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1317432
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1942. Very good condition.

Light brown cloth, dark brown title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. 6 b/w illustrations and 2 maps. 255 pages. Covers slightly grubby, spine slightly bumped. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Textblock slightly grubby. Some light foxing to page margins. Still a decent copy.

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BIGGLES HITS THE TRAIL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2126474
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 250 pages. Tape glue marks to endpaeprs. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper has tape to flaps; some edge-creasing and chipping.

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BEHIND THE LAWRENCE LEGEND: THE FORGOTTEN FEW WHO SHAPED THE ARAB REVOLT
Written by Philip Walker.
Stock no. 1816390
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

T.E. Lawrence became world-famous as 'Lawrence of Arabia' during the Arab Revolt of 1916-18. This is the compelling story of the unsung band of officers and spies who made the legend possible. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780198802273.

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T.E. LAWRENCE AN ARAB VIEW
Written by Suleiman Mousa.
Stock no. 1816386
Published by Oxford University Press. 1967. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Mousa, the author of several books in Arabic and works in the Press and Information Department in Amman, wrote this book after a study of the literature on T.E. Lawrence had convinced him that although there were books written to praise Lawrence and others to discredit him, all of them exaggerated his part in the Arab Revolt and failed to do justice to the Arabs themselves. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith.
Stock no. 2126339
Published by Oxford University Press. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Yellow cloth spine. Brightly coloured pictorial boards. Yellow endpapers. Vivid colour illustrations throughout. Reprint. Some surface paper damage along edges of covers and pastedowns, where original publishers clear cover has been stuck to verso of wrapper and then pulled off. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with original clear cover stuck to verso by publisher. Browning to wrapper.

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WELSH LEGENDS AND FOLK-TALES
Written by Gwyn Jones. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 1816362
Published by Oxford University Press. 1956. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth with gilt title to spine in title box. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. Boards grubby, mottling to front board. Endpapers grubby. Text block browned. Some foxing present. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and edge-worn with loss. '397' in ink to spine.

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HISTORY OF BIRMINGHAM VOLUME II
Written by Asa Briggs.
Stock no. 1816338
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

Volume II only: Borough and City 1865-1938. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates, & plan in pocket at rear. Boards scratched and marked. Small, neat name in ink to front endpaper. Contents tight with the occasional fox spot. Plan to rear present.

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THE CHILDREN'S BELLS
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Peggy Fortnum.
Stock no. 2126268
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition.

This collection of poems has been chosen by the author from many of her previous books of prose and verse for children. Pale blue/green covers with silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 277 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Uneven fading/browning to covers. Foxing/grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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MARTIN PIPPIN IN THE DAISY-FIELD
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by John Morton-Sale; Isobel Morton-Sale.
Stock no. 2126259
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1954. Good condition.

First published by Michael Joseph in 1937, this is a republished edition. Yellow cloth with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Heavy foxing and fading to spine. Uneven fading to cover edges. Some grubby marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning. Contents are still very good.

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