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MAY YOU BE THE MOTHER OF A HUNDRED SONS
Written by Elisabeth Bumiller.
Stock no. 2132336
Published by Random House. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Journey Among The Women Of India. Capturing the fascinating, complex and often tragic lives of the four hundred million women of India. Purple cloth spine with gilt title. Orange paperboards. 306 pages includes index. ISBN: 0394563913. Lower spine slightly bumped. Small dent to top edge of front and rear cover. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper lightly creased at edges with tiny closed tear to top edge.

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THE MARNE, 1914
Written by Holger H. Herwig.
Stock no. 1818462
Published by Random House. Circa 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The opening of World War I and the battle that changed the world. 391 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781400066711. 3rd printing. Red felt-tip mark to lower edge of text block. Neat inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded at spine and slightly scuffed to rear panel.

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THE BOER WAR
Written by Thomas Pakenham.
Stock no. 1818248
Published by Random House. Circa 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy cloth boards with gilt title to spine and author's initials to front side. A full-scale documentary history of the war. B/w photos. xxix and 718 pages including index. ISBN: 0394427424. 2nd printing. Light wear to spine vertically (spine slightly cocked). Text block a little grubby. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.

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THE JOAN WALSH ANGLUND STORY BOOK
Written by Joan Walsh Anglund. Illustrated by Joan Walsh Anglund.
Stock no. 2127699
Published by Random House. Circa 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A treasury of original stories, verses, and exquisite full-colour illustrations by one of America's most beloved author-artists. Large format. Cream cloth spine, pink boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Bumping to spine. Some light browning along cover edges. 2nd printing. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-chips and nicks; a little loss; also some uneven fading.

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LITTLE FRIENDS
Written by Philip Kaplan; Andy Saunders.
Stock no. 1610281
Published by Random House. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Beige cloth boards, white titles. The Fighter Pilot experience in World War II England. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0394584341.

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THE TUNNELS OF CU CHI
Written by Tom Mangold; John Penycate.
Stock no. 1609961
Published by Random House. c. 1985. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The Untold Story of Vietnam. B/w photos. ISBN: 0394525760. Some light fading (damp-staining?) to covers. Some marking to outer page edges. Contents generally very good. Wrapper is edge worn with some chips; creased with large tear to rear panel, repaired with tape to verso and also damp-stained; barcode sticker to wrapper spine.

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DR. SEUSS FROM THEN TO NOW
No author listed. Illustrated by Dr. Seuss.
Stock no. 1407043
Published by Random House. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A catalogue of the Retrospective Exhibition organised by the San Diego Museum of Art. Red boards with gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 96 pages. ISBN: 0394892682. A little bumping to spine and corners. A few light marks to board edges. Light foxing to prelims and verso of rear endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge worn with some small tears. Large vertical crease to rear panel. Foxing to spine and verso.

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THE JOAN WALSH ANGLUND STORY BOOK
Written by Joan Walsh Anglund. Illustrated by Joan Walsh Anglund.
Stock no. 1506574
Published by Random House. circa 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A treasury of original stories, verses, and exquisite full-colour illustrations by one of America's most beloved author-artists. Large format. Cream cloth spine, pink boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 2nd printing. Spine and top corners bumped. A couple of tiny bumps to cover edges. A few spots to white spine. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped with a couple of marks to panels.

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ONE FISH, TWO FISH, RED FISH, BLUE FISH
Written by Dr. Seuss. Illustrated by Dr. Seuss.
Stock no. 1607739
Published by Random House. 1st UK 1960. Almost very good condition.

Yellow pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations. A Beginner Book. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Board edges scuffed. Contents are clean and bright; a couple of page creases.

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SURVIVING THE SWORD: PRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE IN THE FAR EAST 1942-45
Written by Brian Macarthur.
Stock no. 1811266
Published by Random House. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Giving voice to tens of thousands of Allied POWs and offers a powerful reminder of the terror and deprivations of war and the resilience of the human spirit. Black paper boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1400064139. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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MARVIN K. MOONEY WILL YOU PLEASE GO NOW!
Written by Dr. Seuss. Illustrated by Dr. Seuss.
Stock no. 1312545
Published by Random House. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Bright & Early Series. White pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0394824903. Spine and corners bumped with a couple of small splits to base of spine. Inscription in blue biro to front pastedown. Very pale page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper ($2.50 printed price on front flap) is edge creased and torn with some slight loss and a few light marks.

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CLOTILDA
Written by Jack Kent. Illustrated by Jack Kent.
Stock no. 1808863
Published by Random House. 1st thus 1978. Almost very good condition.

Tommy doesn't believe in a fairy godmother's magic so he gets a donkey's head while his sister gets the fairy godmother and three wishes... White cloth spine with blue title, cream paper boards with blind fairy vignette. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0394939115. Boards are grubby, corners worn. A few marks to contents.

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