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THE LITTLE TRAIN
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134786
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A beautiful book! Pictorial boards, Colour illustrations throughout. Oblong format, 7.25 x 9.5". ISBN: 0370020200. Light bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is browned, with fading to spine; creased at edges and corners; a few closed tears, but virtually no loss.

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OUTSIDE OVER THERE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1321163
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ida's baby sister is snatched away by the goblins... Red cloth, gilt titles. Oblong format. Large colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370304039. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Tiny dent to lower edge of front cover. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Slight musty smell to contents. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly worn to spine and corners and is faded to spine and spine edge of rear panel.

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THE LITTLE STEAMROLLER
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321102
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format, pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0370020235. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn.

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COUNT BAKWERDZ ON THE CARPET
Written by Norman Hunter. Illustrated by Babette Cole.
Stock no. 2134679
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

And other incredible stories. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations to text. 125 pages. 8 x 5.5". ISBN: 0370301617. Some browning/foxing to outer page edges.

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THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.
Stock no. 1320460
Published by John Lane; The Bodley Head. 1st 1900. Very good condition.

18 b/w plates and b/w illustration to title page. Maroon cloth with gilt decorations to front. 252 pages, top edge gilt others untrimmed. 8x6". Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink and inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents.

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FRESH NEWS FROM SHERWOOD
Written by Donald Suddaby. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1320456
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Seven entirely new tales about Robin Hood. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, grubby and marked to rear panel.

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THE SEVEN VOYAGES OF SINBAD THE SAILOR
Written by S.G. Hulme Beaman. Illustrated by S.G. Hulme Beaman.
Stock no. 1320427
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

8 unique colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Orange cloth covers, blue vignette and titles. 71 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers grubby. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, textblock and prelims.

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ZEPPELIN NIGHTS
Written by Jerry White.
Stock no. 2133430
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

London In The First World War. A magnificent panorama of a struggling yet flourishing city. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 356 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781847921659.

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THE WONDERFUL WORLD BOOK
Written by Kate Petty. Illustrated by Jennie Maizels; Ruth Wickings.
Stock no. 1319101
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2000. Good condition.

The whole world is in your hands with this amazingly interactive book.Travel to the north, south, east or west over land and sea..Explore oceans and continents, hurricanes and earthquakes, people and places. Let the flaps, tabs and pop-ups take you on a journey that is truly out of this world! Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 037032711X. Boat missing from Amazon river scene. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed, tiny indentation to lower edge of rear cover.

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THE SUPER SCIENCE BOOK
Written by Kate Petty. Illustrated by Jennie Maizels.
Stock no. 1319100
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2002. Good condition.

From the kitchen to the playground, you can discover science for yourself in this truly interactive pop-up book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370325842. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Spine slightly faded and small split to top of spine. A piece is missing from the last pop-up scene otherwise contents in good working order.

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BILL BADGER AND THE PINE MARTENS
Written by David Severn. Illustrated by Geoffrey Higham.
Stock no. 1319037
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Covers edge rubbed. Endpapers lightly browned. Light foxing and fingering to contents but generally clean. Price-cut wrapper is browned and chipped with loss, also edge rubbed.

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BRITISH RACING GREEN 1946-1956
Written by Louis Klemantaski; Michael Frostick.
Stock no. 2132729
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The achievements of British cars and British drivers in motor racing. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with a little edge-creasing.

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