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STUFF AND NONSENSE
Written by Laura Cecil. Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark.
Stock no. 2112374
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Compiled by Cecil. An anthology of stories and poetry for younger readers - to be read aloud. 92 pages. ISBN: 0370313070. A little bumping along cover edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing and a couple of small nicks.
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THE HUNTED KING
Written by Laurence Meynell.
Stock no. 1108651
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Earlham Library Series. Yellow cloth with black title ot spine. Novel based on Charles I's son when he is hunted from place to place in southern England. A little bumping to a couple of cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with fading to spine and a few marks; couple of small nicks to edges.
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THE STORY OF THE THREE BEARS
Written by William Stobbs. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1501680
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 32 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A couple of small stains to rear cover. A little foxing and a few small marks to contents. Fingering to some pages. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn and ever so slightly grubby.
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THE MINISTER'S NAUGHTY GRANDCHILDREN
Written by Eva Bexell; Joan Tate. Illustrated by Gerald Rose.
Stock no. 1310672
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

The New Acorn Library. Translated from the Swedish by Tate. Glazed pictorial boards. 92 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0370301064. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear to top and tail of spine. Foxing to textblock. Name written vertically to edge of front pastedown.
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THE OTHER SIDE OF THE TUNNEL
Written by Carol Kendall. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1309974
Published by The Bodley Head. 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Bodley Head Library Reprint. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0370009258. Minimal bumping to spine. Price-cut wrapper is lightly browned to spine and has a couple of tiny marks to panels.
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PROFESSOR BRANESTAWM'S DICTIONARY
Written by Norman Hunter. Illustrated by Derek Cousins.
Stock no. 1207708
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1973. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A humourous and interesting look at the english language! Purple boards. B/w illustrations throughout. 64pp. 7.5 x 5". ISBN: 0370012496. Wrapper price-clipped with faded spine.
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TIM'S LAST VOYAGE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1805216
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Slightly better than 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. Corners rubbed. Contents fine. Price-cut pictorial wrapper is edge-worn with a closed tear to top edge of front panel which is repaired to verso with tape.
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CASTAWAY CAMP
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Charlotte Hough.
Stock no. 1305435
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Red boards. Black titles and vingettes. Illustrated end papers. B/w illustrations to text. Colour frontis. 208 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. A few light marks to covers and spine slightly discoloured. Contents clean.
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HEREAFTERTHIS
Written by Joseph Jacobs. Illustrated by Paul Galdone.
Stock no. 1305411
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1973. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

From a folktale by Joseph Jacobs. Oblong format. White pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370020286. Slight wear to spine and corners. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tears to top and tail of spine.
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PADDLEFEET
Written by Christine Purkis.
Stock no. 1105696
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1997. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

The Water Folk who have made their home behind the waterfall. A story rooted in family life but branching into magic. ISBN: 0370324145. SIGNED by author.
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TIM'S LAST VOYAGE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1203750
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Water-colour and b/w line drawings, many double spread. Pink and green pictorial boards. ISBN: 0370020030. Wrapper has corner cut off front flap and new publisher price.
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SECOND SUMMER WITH LADIS
Written by Jose Maria Sanchez-Silva. Illustrated by David Knight.
Stock no. 824003
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1969. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Translated from the Spanish by Isabel Quigley. A children's novel. Yellow cloth boards, black title to spine and vignette of Acorn to front. Dark green endpapers with acorn illustration. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 370009061. Top corners lightly bumped. Text block a little dusty. Contents clean. Blue pictorial wrapper is lightly worn at corners and has a small biro scribble to rear panel. Still a nice copy.
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