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SEVERN TIDE
Written by Brian Waters.
Stock no. 1823669
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st thus 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

A study of the upper part of the tidal estuary of the Severn about Tewkesbury and the mouth of the Wye. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0862993814. Spine lightly creased and lightly faded. Contents clean.

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EARLY VICTORIAN USK
Written by David R. Lewis.
Stock no. 1823668
Published by University College Cardiff. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Park Place Papers No.10. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0946045194. White pictorial covers lightly scuffed and lightly creased. Light pencil erasure mark to title page. Contents clean.

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LOST RAILWAYS OF SOUTH WALES
Written by Mike Hall.
Stock no. 1823667
Published by Countryside Books. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Describing the reasons for their construction and subsequent closure. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 176 pages including index. ISBN: 9781846741722. One or two marks to contents but generally a fine copy.

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THE SONG OF PENTECOST
Written by W.J. Corbett. Illustrated by Martin Ursell.
Stock no. 2138161
Published by Methuen. 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

'Not since Wind in the Willows' has there been a book with animal characters which is so alive and brimming with humour. A lovely read for all age groups. Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 215 pages. ISBN: 041624730X. Reprint. Bookplate to front endpaper. Some browning. Wrapper spine is faded.

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IN THE HANDS OF THE MALAYS
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by J. Jellicoe.
Stock no. 2138160
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1905. Almost very good condition.

Red illustrated covers showing a sailor to front with large hat and guns in cream and brown. Title to front in gilt. Spine shows man tied to mast also in brown. Title to top in gilt. Grey endpapers. B/w frontis piece and 3 other b/w plates. 176 pages, 16 pages of adverts. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks and scuffs to covers. Stain to rear cover. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing. All plates present.

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PEDRO AND ANGELIQUE
Written by Gaye Knowles. Illustrated by Gaye Knowles.
Stock no. 2138159
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pedro was a market boy who grew vegetables for a living. Angelique was his little donkey, and they were very happy together until one day... Blue paper boards. Colour illustrations. 48 pages. Wear to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut and foxed with some tears and chips; loss to top of spine.

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THE WANDERING OTTER
Written by H. Mortimer Batten. Illustrated by David Pratt.
Stock no. 2138158
Published by Peter Lunn. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth. Part of World Favourite Library Collection. Magnificent b/w illustrations throughout. Spine is browned. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby to rear panel; browned to spine; has a few closed tears and chips.

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MY VERY FIRST BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Enid Warne Browne.
Stock no. 2138157
Published by The Sunshine Press. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine, pictorial boards, front shows little boy loading toy cart with apples. First story is "The Snowy Day". Lovely colour pictures throughout. Includes "Nursery Rhyme ABC". Spine is unevenly faded with some brown spots. Wear to cover edges. A few grubby margin marks.

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SUNNY HEARTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2138156
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Very good condition.

No. 10. An anthology of stories and rhymes. Cloth spine, pictorial front board shows boy and girl with baskets of yellow flowers (boy is leading dog who is carrying basket!). Mounted colour frontis plate. B/w and two-tone illustrations throughout. First rhyme is "A Little Song". Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page browning; a little foxing. Small tear to bottom edge of front endpaper.

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THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by R.J. Enraght-Moony.
Stock no. 2138155
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1ST THUS 1915. Very good condition.

Large format, Grey cloth, red titles and ship decoration. Blue and white floral decorated endpapers. 19 colour plates. Top edge red, others untrimmed. Spine is faded. Bookplate to front pastedown. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Name and date in ink to top of half-title page.

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THE THREE BEARS
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly Thomson.
Stock no. 2138154
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

A shaped 'Kiddie Kut' book with windows which allow you to peep through to the following pages. Charming! Colour illustrations throughout. Small split to top of spine. Some browning marks to edges of top of some cut out pages.

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THE "DESERTED FISHING VILLAGE"
Written by Wendy Barnes. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 2138153
Published by Tally-Ho Books. Very good condition.

Being the Further Adventures of Timothy and Peter. Green cloth spine. Pictorial covers. Colour illustrations. Some wear to covers, with a few marks.

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