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THE BETTANYS OF TAVERTON HIGH
Written by Helen Barber.
Stock no. 1318952
Published by Girls Gone By. 1ST 2008. Nearly fine condition.

How Madge and Joey pull together in the face of adversity is the theme of this much-awaited forerunner to the Chalet School series. Pictorial cardwraps. 303 pages. ISBN: 9781847450548. Minimal rubbing to corners. Contents fine.

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THE INTELLIGENCE CORPS SAVES THE ISLAND
Written by M. Frow.
Stock no. 1318951
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Circa 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is price-cut and a little edge worn at corners. Rear panel is slightly grubby.

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RETURN TICKET
Written by Alan Delgado. Illustrated by Edward Lewis.
Stock no. 1318950
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1965. Good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

What happens when a railway station, closed for reasons of government economy, is turned into a self-service grocery store? Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. 120 pages. B/w text illustrations. Ex-lib with some markings. Spine bumped. Front free-endpaper has been removed. A couple of pages have black crayon scribbles. Textblock is grubby. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed.

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THE SECRET LEDGE
Written by Dorothy Keen. Illustrated by John Harris.
Stock no. 1318949
Published by C. & J. Temple Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A boy and girl find a box of stolen jewels and are pursued by the thieves. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 151 numbered pages. Colour frontis and some b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge worn and rear panel is slightly grubby.

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MACPHERSON'S CARAVAN
Written by Lavinia Derwent. Illustrated by Dorothy Clark.
Stock no. 1318947
Published by Burke Publishing Company Ltd.. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Macpherson, the Glasgow message-boy, and his friends travel in a gypsy caravan and have many adventures. Red boards with black title to spine. Black and yellow illustrations. 124 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Name in black biro to front pastedown. Some foxing else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed, and slightly grubby/foxed to rear panel.

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IAN WALKER RACING: THE MAN AND HIS CARS
Written by Julian Balme.
Stock no. 1819501
Published by Coterie Press Limited. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Ian Walker embraced all aspects of post-war motorsport, from rallying to racing, driver to team manager, car manufacturer to car dealer. In just ten years he had done the lot. Large square format. Black cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w photos throughout. This is a limited edition. ISBN: 9781902351476. Pictorial dustwrapper has some light scuffing. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which is still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BUNDLE'S BELONGINGS
Written by M.E. Rotton. Illustrated by Cicely Steed.
Stock no. 1318946
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1935. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Bundle's real name is Catherine Mary and her belongings are her family. Blue cloth with black titles and border lines. B/w illustrations. 224 pages. Spine faded and slightly bumped. Some damp staining to cover edges. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, foxed and grubby, slight loss to top and tail of spine.

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THE BEST ADVENTURE
Written by Norman Dale. Illustrated by Diana John.
Stock no. 1318945
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The successor to 'Secret Service' and 'Dangerous Treasure' featuring Peter and Ginger. Cream cloth with black titles to spine and vignette to front cover. Front endpaper is a sketch map. B/w illustrations. 127 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Christmas gift sticker to front free-endpaper. Foxing at textblock, slight musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and foxed.

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THE MILLER DYNASTY
Written by Mark L. Dees.
Stock no. 1819500
Published by The Hippodrome Publishing Company. 2nd 1994. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A Technical History of the work of Harry A. Miller, his associates, and his successors. Revised and Expanded 2nd edition. Oblong format. B/w photos. 564 pages. ISBN: 0963808400. Contained in original packaging box. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE MASERATI 300S
Written by Walter Baumer.
Stock no. 1819499
Published by Dalton Watson Fine Books. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Lavish b/w and colour photos. 359 pages. An overview of the 300S series, including the chassis number and history of each 300S that was built. ISBN: 9781854432322. Contained in publisher's sturdy, matching slipcase. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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PORSCHE 917-021 THE FABULOUS STORY
Written by Jacques Breuer; Raymond Collignon.
Stock no. 1819498
Published by Jacques Breuer. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large square format. Glazed boards. B/w and colour photos throughout. The legend of the Porsche 917 was forged in just two years. The car has become the symbol of a make and its domination. It was excessive in every respect for the era, and its outstanding triumphs and record-breaking achievements make it the most awesome racing car of the 20th century. ISBN: 9782960115611. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE OFFICIAL MILITARY ATLAS OF THE CIVIL WAR
Written by George B. Davis; Leslie J. Perry; Joseph W. Kirkley.
Stock no. 1819497
Published by Gramercy Books. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally printed in 1891-1895. Bound in one volume in this facsimile. 821 maps, 106 engravings, and 209 drawings. Very large format. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0517415666. 6th printing. Couple of nicks to lower edge of rear board. Contents fine. Red pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed and slightly faded to spine, rear panel a little grubby and a small indentation to center which also falls on to rear board.

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