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PAST WATCHFUL DRAGONS
Written by Walter Hooper.
Stock no. 1317727
Published by Fount Paperbacks. 1st UK 1980. Very good condition.

A revised and expanded version of the essay of the same name that appeared in Imagination and the Spirit, edited by Charles Huttar and published in 1971. A guide to C.S.Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia. ISBN: 0006260829. Some very light rubbing to cover edges and contents lightly browned else clean.
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THE HORSE AND HIS BOY
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317726
Published by Geoffrey Bles Ltd.. 1965. Fair condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrated front endpaper. B/w frontis and illustrations. Ex-lib with 'withdrawn' stamp to front pastedown. Front free-endpaper removed. Front joint cracked and pulled. Contents are grubby with some other library markings. There are damp stains to the covers - worst is at lower front corner. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little grubby but with very little loss.
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A CHECK-LIST OF THE BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS OF JOHN BUCKLAND WRIGHT
Written by Anthony Reid. Illustrated by John Buckland Wright.
Stock no. 1317725
Published by Private Libraries Association. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

Limited to 1400 copies, 700 for sale. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 090000200X. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Ink initial stamp to front pastedown. Some foxing to endpapers and textblock. Light musty smell to contents.
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ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by Federico Castellon.
Stock no. 1317724
Published by The Macmillan Company. 2nd 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Macmillan Classics series. White pictorial cloth. 348 numbered pages. B/w illustrations. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Price-cut wrapper is just a little edge worn with a few small chips/tears and lightly rubbed at spine edges.
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THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1317723
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. The first book in the "Adventure" series. 326 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A few small spots to covers. Inscription in ink and also name and address in ink (blue biro for both) to front free-endpaper. Some light foxing to endpapers. Textblock is a little grubby. Foxed dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with loss.
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THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317721
Published by Harper Collins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the original edition first published in 1950. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780007288977.
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THE LAST BATTLE
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317720
Published by Harper Collins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1956. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007441792.
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PRINCE CASPIAN
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317719
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1951. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007288984. Tiny patch of surface paper damage to front flap of dustwrapper (from removal of a very small label).
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QUALITY STREET
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1317715
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1913. Very good condition.

A Comedy in Four Acts. Large format. Elaborately decorated blue/lilac cloth covers, large gilt vignette and titles to front and spine. Illustrated endpapers. 22 beautiful tissue-guarded colour plates and b/w text illustrations.198 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Spine is slightly faded but the gilt is still bright. There is heavy foxing to the first few and last few pages and also to the textblock, and the odd small foxspot to the contents, otherwise contents are clean. Plates all present and in fine condition.
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THE LITTLE FIRE ENGINE
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Dorothy Craigie.
Stock no. 2130162
Published by Max Parrish. Good condition.

Yellow boards, red title to spine. Unpaginated. B/w and colour text illustrations. Possibly ex-lib., as endpapers appear to be missing and part of original wrapper has been stuck to front cover with clear adhesive film, which also covers the rest of the book. Contents are still generally very good.
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A KISS FOR LITTLE BEAR
Written by Else Holmelund Minarik. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2130161
Published by Harper & Row. 1st 1968. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An I Can Read Book. Green pictiorial boards. Colour illustrations, simple text. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, which also has other pen marks. Scribble to a few pages of prelims. Wrapper is creased with a few nicks at corners and some foxing.
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CORNELIUS IN CHARGE
Written by Mary Flynn. Illustrated by Eileen Coghlan.
Stock no. 2130160
Published by The Talbot Press Limited. 1st 1946. Good condition.

Blue cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 2 colour text illustrations. Heavy marking and damp staining to covers, red pen marks to rear. Tear hole in spine. Chipping and bumping along cover edges. Crossed out inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some pages to prelims and last page have corners/edges cut. Creasing to page corners. Some foxing and browning.
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