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THE RIDDLE OF THE PAINTED BOX
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 1819217
Published by Noel Carrington. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A vivid, fast-moving story of an unusual adventure on the Grand Union Canal. Orange cloth. B/w illustrations. 164 pages. Staining to boards. Spine slightly cocked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some colouring to b/w frontis. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily repaired with tape to verso which has aged and is now showing through to the front. Some surface paper loss to rear panel of dustwrapper and some loss to spine.

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LITTLE YELLOW HEAD
Written by Harriet Powell. Illustrated by Mill Brown.
Stock no. 1810958
Published by Noel Carrington; Royle Publications Ltd.. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a boy who is in a fair way to become not only a naughty child, but a problem child. It is a fascinating story of the only boy in a well-to-do-family and his allies the cook, the maid, the groom and the dog. Reunion of father and mother eventually sets things right for all. Red cloth boards, black titles. Full page b/w illustrations. Front spine edge lightly damp marked and colour transference from cloth to inside of dustwrapper. Gift inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some hinges pulled but binding tight. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge-chipped and has a corresponding damp stain (light) to front spine edge.

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THE RIDDLE OF THE PAINTED BOX
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 1603020
Published by Noel Carrington. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A vivid, fast-moving story of an unusual adventure on the Grand Union Canal. Orange cloth. B/w illustrations. 164 pages. Corners, top and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean and bright. Price-cut wrapper is foxed, slightly grubby and has a few tiny chips at edges.

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YOUNG MOHAMED
Written by E. Gordon Savage. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 721685
Published by Noel Carrington. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles. B/w illustrations. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pale page browning. Pictorial dustwrapper has small tear to top of spine and slightl loss at base.

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