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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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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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BERLIN 1936: SIXTEEN DAYS IN AUGUST
Written by Oliver Hilmes.
Stock no. 1816277
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A captivating account of the Nazi Olympics - told through the voices and stories of those who were there. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781847924339.

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JACK JOUETT'S RIDE
Written by Gail E. Haley. Illustrated by Gail E. Haley.
Stock no. 1317402
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Originally published in the USA - this is UK edition. One man riding against many mounted soldiers.... ISBN: 0370020383. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly browned with some very slight wear to top edges and price scribble over with red biro.

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GOING GANGSTER
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2125707
Published by John Lane; The Bodley Head. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

What are they - Kidnappers or Rescuers - the Lockett family find themselves launched upon a most unusual enterprise... Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Decorated endpapers, b/w illustrations, 267 pages. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn in two pieces down spine, with pieces of loss to spine and edges and corners. Wrapper is also foxed and browned.

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THE LITTLE HORSE BUS
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317274
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370020227. Covers are slightly edge worn. Tear to lower margin of one page. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins but generally contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with large tear across the front panel (very neatly repaired), some foxing and damp staining which is mainly visible on verso.

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THE SHIRLEY HUGHES COLLECTION
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2124244
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. Meet Alfie and Annie Rose, Lucy and Tom, My Naughty Little Sister, Dogger and many more... A Celebration of a Lifetime's Work. Colour illustrations. 352 pages. ISBN: 0370326822. Some scuffing/surface paper damage along bottom ede of front cover. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with half inch tear to one corner.

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OUTSIDE OVER THERE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1815523
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1981. Slightly better than 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. A few minor marks to dustwrapper.

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LISTEN TO THIS
Written by Laura Cecil; et al. Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark.
Stock no. 1814590
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1987. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A collection of 13 stories selected for reading aloud to young children. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0370311000. Uneven browning to dustwrapper.

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COUNT BAKWERDZ ON THE CARPET
Written by Norman Hunter. Illustrated by Babette Cole.
Stock no. 2123587
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. Foxing to outer page edges.

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SOME SWELL PUP
Written by Maurice Sendak; Matthew Margolis. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507611
Published by The Bodley Head. 1991. Very good condition.

Or Are You Sure You Want a Dog? Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations in cartoon strip style. ISBN: 0370018079. Fading to spine and lower edges of covers. A little bumping to corners and cover edges. Light browning to endpapers.

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HIGGLETY PIGGLETY POP! OR THERE MUST BE MORE TO LIFE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1507594
Published by The Bodley Head. 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The tale of Jennie the Sealyham terrier, who packs her black leather bag with the gold buckles and goes out into the world to look for something more than everything. Square brown boards with yellow title to spine and square picture to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370015053. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, spine lightly browned, tiny bit grubby.

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