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THE LAST BATTLE
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 2129085
Published by The Bodley Head. 2nd 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Light bumping to spine and corners; some browning along cover edges. Foxing and a few grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned with some closed tears and chips; a little loss; couple of blue ink rings to front panel.
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JONADAB AND RITA
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2128540
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

Toy donkey Jonadab is longing for adventure... Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780370329284. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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EDWARD ARDIZZONE
Written by Gabriel White. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128461
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A pictorial record of Ardizzone's work, both as an artist and and illustrator of books, from his earliest drawings in 1929 to the present day. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Brown endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout (nearly 300). 191 pages. ISBN: 0370113004. Spine is bumped and faded. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with a couple of very small nicks.
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SHIP'S COOK GINGER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128455
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

Another Tim story. Blue and yellow glazed pictorial boards. Colour and bw drawings throughout. ISBN: 0370300041. Bumping to spine. Some foxing to front cover. Page edge browning.
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TIM'S LAST VOYAGE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128454
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Water-colour and b/w line drawings, many double spread. Pink and green pictorial boards. ISBN: 0370020030. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to prelims. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks.
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THE LITTLE HORSE BUS
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317586
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370020227. Spine bumped. Some slight rubbing to edges. Evidence of some pencil erasure marks to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is lightly edge rubbed and has a small mark to lower edge of rear panel and some light foxing on verso.
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THE LITTLE FIRE ENGINE
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317585
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1973. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 48 pages. ISBN: 0370020219. Spine and corners bumped. Contents clean.
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THE LITTLE STEAMROLLER
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317584
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format, pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0370020235. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly edge rubbed. Small split to centre of spine (2.5cm). Inscripiton in ink to front free-endpaper. Pale page browning to endpapers. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with tear to centre of spine and a few light grubby marks to front panel.
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THE GENE AN INTIMATE HISTORY
Written by Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Stock no. 2127713
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781847922632. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small marks.
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FLUTES AND CYMBALS
Written by Leonard Clark. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2127665
Published by The Bodley Head. 1973. Very good condition.

Poetry for the young. Large format. Orange pictorial boards. 103 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0370010906. Bumping to a couple of corners and cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning.
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THE ALFIE TREASURY
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2127419
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Turquoise cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Contains 7 Alfie stories: Alfie Gets in First; Alfie's Feet; Alfie Gives a Hand; An Evening at Alfie's; Alfie and the Birthday Surprise; Alfie Wins a Prize; Alfie and the Big Boys. Exquisite colour illustrations throughout! ISBN: 9780370332444. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little fading to spine.
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PUGWASH ALOFT
Written by John Ryan. Illustrated by John Ryan.
Stock no. 2127232
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1958. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Some fade marks to spine, which also has 1" loss to top and smaller chips and nicks to base. Joints have been strengthened with white paper tape. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few grubby marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Binding/stitching is starting to come loose, so that binding is now weak. Wrapper is very torn and chipped with loss, but picture to front panel is still complete.
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