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THE BALD TWIT LION
Written by Spike Milligan. Illustrated by Carol Barker.
Stock no. 1406140
Published by Dennis Dobson Books Ltd.. 1st 1968. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A typically outrageous Milligan situation faces Mr. Gronk, our lion hero - and it is resolved with equally characteristic disregard of natural laws. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0234771585. Ex-library with stamps and labels to prelims and rear endpaper. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Bottom board edges very rubbed. Letters for library at base of spine. Couple of hinges beginning to crack. Small mark to rear endpapers. Pages clean. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn with several small tears. Larger tear to rear flap. Labels (library and barcode) to spine and rear panel and library stamp to front panel.
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A SCHOOL CAMP FIRE
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Percy Tarrant.
Stock no. 1506625
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. circa 1923. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards and spine, blue titles. 4 colour plates. 335 pages. 7.5 x 5.5". Spine bumped, worn and very browned. A little bumping and wear to corners. A couple of marks to rear cover. Endpapers browned, small bookseller's label to rear pastedown. Name and date in ink to verso of frontis. Top page corner tips bumped. Contents generally clean. A little foxing to text block. All plates present.
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JENNINGS AND DARBISHIRE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 1406139
Published by Collins. 1955. Almost very good condition.

Jennings receives a printing set! Colour frontis. Red boards. Top edges red. 256 pages. Spine, corners and board edges bumped. Spine a little browned. Small dent in middle of spine. Tiny tear in cloth at bottom of spine. Address label at bottom of front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxing to prelims and page edges.
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BILLABONG GOLD
Written by Mary Grant Bruce.
Stock no. 1406138
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. circa 1954. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Gold-mining brings to Billabong station the dangers and excitements of a gold rush. Gold cloth with black titles. B/w frontis. 256 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine a little faded. Small booksellers label to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Foxing to page edges and prelims. Price-cut dustwrapper is edgeworn and a little chipped. Rear panel is grubby. Spine a little browned. Light foxing and browning to verso.
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A PRINCESS IN TATTERS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 1506624
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, with gilt title labels. Front cover shows artist being watched by girl, spine shows lady with girl. 4 colour plates. 336 pages. Purple endpapers. Spine bumped, worn and darkened, gilt title block rubbed, some loss from lady and child. A little bumping and wear to corners. A few small marks to covers, picture on front is rubbed with some spots of loss. Presentation plate to front pastedown, surface paper damage to plate. Joints and some hinges cracked but binding is firm. Small tear to top edge of front endpaper. An odd mark to contents. Some foxing, especially top of first few text pages. All plates present.
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CIRCUS RING
Written by Mary Grant Bruce.
Stock no. 1406137
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title to spine. B/w frontis. 192 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Covers a little mottled. Booksellers label to bottom of front pastedown. Endpapers browned. A little foxing to frontis margin and some page edges. Price -cut dustwrapper is edge worn and a little creased. Couple of small marks to rear panel. Browning to verso.
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THE GIRLS OF SQUIRREL HOUSE
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1506623
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1932. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Bright yellow cloth with brown lettering and vignette of galleon to front. Colour frontis. 128 pages. Story taken from part of the Abbey Girls On Trial. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Top edge of spine darkened. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Some light foxing to text block and prelims. Faint mark to top edge of text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with chips to ends of spine and top of front fold, tear to base of rear fold. Spine faded. Rear panel slightly grubby. Light creasing to front flap, fingermark to rear flap. Foxing on verso.
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THE BEANO BOOK 1979
No author listed.
Stock no. 1406136
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1979. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Contents excellent.
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THE BEANO BOOK 1981
No author listed.
Stock no. 1406135
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1981. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations Front cover shows Dennis sending Gnasher into a cats' home. Bumping to spine and corners. Contents vey good.
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THE BEANO BOOK 1982
No author listed.
Stock no. 1406134
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Front cover shows Dennis on a dodgem, being a Menace Glazed pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations. ISBN: 0851162010. Spine and corners bumped. A little faint foxing to endpapers. Contents very good.
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THE BEANO BOOK 1983
No author listed.
Stock no. 1406133
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0851162460. Spine and corners bumped. Contents very good.
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THE BEANO BOOK 1984
No author listed.
Stock no. 1406132
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. VG+ 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0851162711. Spine and corners bumped. Bottom corners worn. Front board slightly bowed. Contents very good.
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