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BRING-BROTHER
Written by F.I. Codrington.
Stock no. 730259
Published by Church Of England Zenana Missionary Society. 1st 1919. Almost very good condition.

One of the children-in-blue from the town of Lone Bamboo. Yellow pictorial cloth. Colour frontis. B/w plates. Illustrated by an unnamed chinese artist. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers a bit grubby and marked. Large but neat inscription in ink to front endpaper. Fingermarks to page margins. A desirable copy of the first edition.
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THE CONQUEST OF CHRISTINA
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 730310
Published by The Children's Press. Very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. 343 pages plus 1 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed else covers clean. Some light foxing and a few finger marks to page margins. One page has marginal tear (neatly repaired). A nice copy of an early reprint.
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THAT BOARDING-SCHOOL GIRL
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by R.H. Brock.
Stock no. 730325
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pretty pictorial boards with wraparound picture by Sybil Tawse. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 160 pages. 8.25 x 6.25". Spine bumped, corners slightly rubbed. Front free-endpaper professionally replaced. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Original pictorial wrapper is worn at spine and corners with only minimal loss and also has a few tiny closed edge tears.
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THE BADDIES
Written by Rose Impey. Illustrated by Sue Porter.
Stock no. 730386
Published by Dean. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Three of the funniest little troublemakers around. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Three books in one. ISBN: 0603551157. SIGNED on title page "For Jenny Best Wishes Rose Impey". Lower corners bumped. Contents fine.
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FAMILY GATHERING AN ANTHOLOGY
Written by Pat Thomson. Illustrated by Toni Goffe.
Stock no. 730471
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

15 stories about families. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0460062689. SIGNED by the author to the title page "Love from Pat". White pictorial wrapper is just a little edge creased.
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MESSAGES
Written by Pat Thomson. Illustrated by Caroline Crossland.
Stock no. 730472
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1992. Fine condition.

Jets series. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. When Jo tries to rescue the boy down the road he may have sent one message too many... ISBN: 071363555X. SIGNED by author to front endpaper "For David Best Wishes, Pat Thomson".
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HOT STUFF
Written by Hazel Townson. Illustrated by David McKee.
Stock no. 730511
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Andersen Young Readers' Library. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 086264349X. SIGNED by illustrator with original drawing to front endpaper, "for David 4 April 1992, David McKee. Pale page browning. A super copy.
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ONE GREEN BOTTLE
Written by Hazel Townson. Illustrated by David McKee.
Stock no. 730513
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition.

Tim and his friend Doggo resort to desperate measures in order to retrieve his latest invention, the board game Redundo. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Andersen Young Readers' Library. ISBN: 0862641640. SIGNED by author and artist, the artist has signed "for David 4 April 1992 David McKee" and also drawn an original illustration to the front endpaper, the author has signed "For David with best wishes Hazel Townson 7.4.90" on title-page. Spine is very slightly sunned and bumped.
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PILKIE'S PROGRESS
Written by Hazel Townson. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 730514
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition.

Benny Pilkington is worried that he is suffering from heart trouble, why else would the Test Your Heart machine have exploded when he tried it out? Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Andersen Young Readers' Library. ISBN: 0862641497. SIGNED by the author on title-page, "Thank you, David, for helping me through the conference! Best wishes Hazel Townson 7.4.90". Spine very slightly bumped.
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TWIN TROUBLE
Written by Jacqueline Wilson. Illustrated by Philippe Dupasquier.
Stock no. 730533
Published by Mammoth. 1st thus 1995. Fine condition.

A hilarious and comforting story about the arrival of twins in the family. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0749719850. SIGNED by author on half-title page "To Jenny and David love Jacqueline Wilson".
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HOW TO SURVIVE SUMMER CAMP
Written by Jacqueline Wilson. Illustrated by Sue Heap.
Stock no. 730534
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Mum and Uncle Bill have gone off on a swanky honeymoon while Stella's been dumped at Evergreen Summer Camp, how can she possibly survive? Pictorial card wraps. B/w text illustrations. New Edition. ISBN: 0192750194. SIGNED on title-page by author "To Jenny and David lots of love Jacqueline Wilson xx". Minimal rubbing to cover edges.
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CLIFFHANGER
Written by Jacqueline Wilson. Illustrated by Nick Sharratt.
Stock no. 730536
Published by Yearling Books. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

"I slipped backwards and suddenly... there I was! Suspended. In mid-air. 'Help!'". Pictorial card wraps. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0440863384. SIGNED by author and artist on title-page "For David best wishes Nick Sharratt" and "With best wishes, Jacqueline Wilson". Minimal rubbing to cover edges.
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