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HEREFORDSHIRE
Written by H.L.V. Fletcher.
Stock no. 2132608
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

County series. Green cloth. B/w photos. Some browning to covers. Bumping to a couple of corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned with tears and chips; a little loss.

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SKORZENY'S SPECIAL MISSIONS
Written by Otto Skorzeny.
Stock no. 2132337
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Picked out by Hitler to plan and carry out the most daring and dangerous undertakings, this is Colonel Skorzeny's own story. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 221 pages. Base of spine slightly bumped. Bookplate to front endpaper. Light page browning. Slight damage to lower edge of rear endpapers and last few pages - looks like a binding error. Wrapper is rubbed and creased at edges with some nicks and closed tears, slightly marked on rear panel.

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COOPER'S CROSSING
Written by A.G. Street.
Stock no. 1817317
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story of country life in England and Western Canada from 1880 to 1960; turns a keen searchlight on the doings of farmers during two world wars: and pays just tribute to the generosity of the British climate. Faint stain to lower board edges. Foxing to text block and endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, worn at corners with slight loss, grubby to rear panel.

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DRAGON ISLAND
Written by J. Bissell Thomas. Illustrated by Vernon L. Soper.
Stock no. 2124991
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1ST 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles and embossed illustration to front. 6 beautiful colour plates of dragons. A few b/w text illustrations. A little browning to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. There is also a stain to outer page edges, but it only seeps through to page margins on endpapers. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with loss to top of spine; has damp marks to some edges; some foxing.

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KLONDY: A DAUGHTER OF THE GOLD RUSH
Written by Klondy Nelson; Corey Ford.
Stock no. 1814134
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1958. Very good condition.

Biography of a woman caught up in the Klondike Gold Rush 1897. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. A few minor marks to boards. Minor foxing to endpapers and text block.

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DUEL FOR THE NORTHLAND
Written by Kurt Singer.
Stock no. 1208238
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

The War of Enemy Agents in Scandinavia. A book on political, military, naval and economic espionage. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 192 pages. Spine bumped. Covers slightly marked. All plates present. Contents clean.

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THE FLEET AIR ARM A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Reginald Longstaff.
Stock no. 1811495
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The history of the British naval air services. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0709191413. Dustwrapper spine slightly faded else a fine copy.

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COCKLE BUTTON, COCKLE BEN
Written by Richard Phibbs. Illustrated by Gladys M. Rees.
Stock no. 1501772
Published by Robert Hale Limited. circa 1942. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth covers with small illustrations. Six coloured plates, five black and white plates and other text illustrations. 95 pages. 10 x 7.5". Blue pictorial endpapers. A little bumping to spine and corners. A couple of grubby fingermarks to covers. Ink inscription to half title page. Small bookseller's sticker to rear pastedown. Pencil scribble to last colour illustration, mostly to silhouetted figures so not too noticeable. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with some loss to top and bottom of spine and rear panel. Flaps are grubby. Tape repair on verso.

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WEST OF OFFA'S DYKE NORTH WALES
Written by Maxwell Fraser.
Stock no. 1708142
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Name in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper, Price-cut, torn with loss.

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CHESHIRE
Written by Fred H. Crossley.
Stock no. 811373
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1949. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

County Series. B/w photos. Very light browning to free endpapers. Wrapper price-cut, edge-torn with some loss and internally repaired with tape.

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THE GREAT GEPPY
Written by William Pene Du Bois. Illustrated by William Pene Du Bois.
Stock no. 576916
Published by Robert Hale Limited. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, red titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. Book: name in ink to front endpaper. Covers a little grubby.

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FOREST VENTURE
Written by Louise Maitland.
Stock no. 672292
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Conquering the deserts of the Middle East. B/w photos.

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