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JIMMY AND THE LITTLE OLD ENGINE
Written by Neville Main.
Stock no. 1318418
Published by Brockhampton Press. Circa 1948. Very good condition.

A Strip Book. Small format. Card wraps. Red spine. 1/3 net to front cover. 124 red and black illustrations. Staples rusty, small piece of spine covering missing to front edge. Light rubbing to cover edges. Rear cover is slightly grubby. Contents clean.
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JIMMY AND THE SPACESHIP
Written by Neville Main.
Stock no. 1318417
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. Very good condition.

A strip book, small oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps with red spine. Staples are rusty. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Contents clean. Price on front cover is 1/- net.
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1318416
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1909. Almost very good condition.

A wonderful edition of this classic poem beautifully illustrated with 20 colour tipped in plates with tissue guards. Cream cloth boards with gilt decorations and titles. 11.25 x 8.75". Covers grubby. Spine and corners worn with fraying to base of spine, damp(?) stain to rear edge of spine. A few plates have creases to corners.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1970
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318415
Published by Daily Express. 1970. Good condition.

Colour pictorial glazed boards - Rupert climbing up a slope and waving. 1st story Rupert and the Outlaws. 10 x 7 inches. 115 pages. Light browning to covers. Spine and corners bumped. Child's name and address in belongs to box (mess). Price cut. Light foxing and fingering to page margins and some page corner tips lightly creased.
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ENID BLYTON'S MAGAZINE ANNUAL NO. 2
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318414
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt lettering. Endpapers are board games. Full of short stories and puzzles. Numerous illustrations. First story is "Adventure on the Way Home" - A Tale of the Secret Seven. Spine and corners bumped. Crossword done in pencil and one puzzle partly completed in pencil. Light browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318413
Published by Frederick Warne. 31st 1982. Very good condition.

Observers No. 11. Colour pictorial glazed boards. Describing 142 aircraft with 247 illustrations. 31st edition. ISBN: 0723216185. Spine and corners bumped. Light foxing to textblock.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF GRASSES SEDGES AND RUSHES
Written by Francis Rose.
Stock no. 1318412
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 7. Revised edition. From previous editions, edited by W.J. Stokoe and A. Laurence Wells. Describing over 100 species. ISBN: 0723215332. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut and creased to front flap. Foxing to verso of wrapper spine and a few foxspots to rear panel.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES
Written by T.B. Bagenal.
Stock no. 1318411
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers series No. 6. Revised Edition. Describing 50 species with 32 colour plates. Light green boards with dark titles. ISBN: 0723200890. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with slight damp stain to spine. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear film which is stuck down to wrapper on inside of rear flap.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF DOGS
Written by Clifford L.B. Hubbard.
Stock no. 1318410
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 8. Fourth Edition. Describes 300 breeds and varieties with 148 illustrations. Red cloth, black titles. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. One joint is cracked. Dustwrapper is rubbed at edges and has a brown stain to lower half of spine. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear film which is stuck down to wrapper on inside of rear flap.
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THE BLUE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Charles Van Sandwyk.
Stock no. 1818306
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Fine condition.

Stunning blue, gold and red pictorial cloth. Dark blue and gold pictorial endpapers. Superb colour plates and b/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which is lightly scuffed.
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THE WORKS OF JANE AUSTEN (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Jane Austen. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1818305
Published by Folio Society. 1994. Fine condition.

Red cloth spines, gilt titles. Decorated boards. B/w decorations. Reset edition. Includes Pride and Prejudice; Shorter Works; Sense and Sensibility; Northanger Abbey; Emma; Mansfield Park; Persuasion. Twelfth printing. Contained in publisher's matching red slipcase with publisher logo to either side in almost fine condition.
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THE FAIRY TALES OF CHARLES PERRAULT
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1818304
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Fine condition.

Beautiful red cloth covers with elaborate gilt decoration. Colour plates and b/w chapter headers & tails. 185 pages, top edge red. Contained in red publisher's slipcase with a couple of marks on one side (overall VG+ condition).
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