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CLASSIC ACS: AUTO-CARRIER TO COBRA
Written by John McLellan.
Stock no. 1822583
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2000. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The AC Cobra is one of the classic sports cars to come out of the 1960s. This book offers a keen insight into the long development of AC cars, and it also covers the later models, the Cobra Mk 4 and the New Ace. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and a few colour photos. ISBN: 0750920424. Some damp mottling to boards. Large circle of surface paper damage affecting text on colophon page and contents page (due to being prised apart). Some glossy pages have stuck together due to being kept in damp conditions, pages have been prised apart resulting in small amounts of surface paper damage mainly to margins, text in main is unaffected. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed with tiny closed tear to lower front edge. Despite the surface paper damage, this is still a decent copy.

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HIGHLAND BUMBLE
Written by Magdalen Eldon. Illustrated by Magdalen Eldon.
Stock no. 1321735
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.

Bumble the pekingese finds a baby dragon. Colour illustrated boards & cloth spine. Pictorial end papers. Fabulous colour & b/w text illustrations throughout. Spine slightly bumped. Covers are edge worn. Light finger creases to pages.

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AUTOCOURSE 1991-1992
Written by Alan Henry.
Stock no. 1321734
Published by Hazleton Publishing. 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. 41st year. Foreword by Nobuhiko Kawamoto, president of Honda Motor Company. ISBN: 0905138872. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly foxed on verso and just a little edge rubbed.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1992
Written by Ian Robinson. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 1321733
Published by Annual Concepts Limited. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Tall 4to pictorial laminated boards - Rupert carol singing with lantern. 1st story Rupert and the Falling Leaf. Pictured by John Harrold. ISBN: 1874507007. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Price NOT cut, NOT inscribed. Some light browning to contents.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1946 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1321732
Published by Daily Express. 1946. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial card wraps - Rupert looking out through a window. 1st story - Rupert on Coon Island. 120 pages. 9.5 x 7 inches. This annual has not been reproduced in a facsimile edition. Covers are rubbed at edges with some light foxing and light crease to lower front corner. Name and date in ink in belongs to box, slight transfer of ink to facing page (inside front cover). Price NOT cut. Some vertical creases to pages and some light page browning. A nice, bright copy overall.

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THE TECHNIQUES OF ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY
Written by H.M.N.H. Irving.
Stock no. 1321731
Published by HMSO. 1st 1974. Very good condition.

A short historical survey. Lilac pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0112902030. Fading to spine and spine edges and some light rubbing to cover edges. Contents clean.

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THE PICK OF PUNCH
Written by Miles Kington.
Stock no. 1321730
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Selected and Introduced by Miles Kington. Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Third printing. A super copy with slight scuffing to base of slipcase.

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THE MUSICIANS OF BREMEN
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley; John Berry.
Stock no. 1321729
Published by Ladybird Books. Circa 1976. Very good condition.

Ladybird series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721403840. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some faint marks else contents clean.

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PORSCHES AT LE MANS
Written by Dominique Pascal.
Stock no. 1822582
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0854294570. A few light marks to white boards. Pencil erasure mark to top corner of front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few tiny closed edge tears repaired with yellowed tape. Slight musty odour present.

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THE STORY OF THE FIRST QUEEN ELIZABETH
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1321728
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine bumped. Vertical crease to centre of front cover. Foxspots to contents. Dustwrapper is browned and slightly grubby, spine slightly faded. Ink no. -32L written to top of front flap.

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SHORT STORIES
Written by Ernest Hemingway; David Hughes. Illustrated by Ian Beck.
Stock no. 1321727
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Black cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Selected and with an Introduction by David Hughes. Book is fine. Slipcase is slightly scuffed.

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AUSTIN SEVEN
Written by Chris Harvey.
Stock no. 1822581
Published by The Oxford Illustrated Press. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The facts and figures, development and production history of the Austin Seven in all its forms, together with vivid descriptions of what it was like to drive. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0946609047. A few minor marks to boards. Green pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed. Slight musty odour present.

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