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THE UGLY DUCKLING AND OTHER FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Maxwell Armfield.
Stock no. 1814132
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Tales For Children From Many Lands series. Translated by Mrs. Edgar Lucas. Blue cloth, elaborate gilt tiltes and decoration to spine and front cover, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates plus b/w chapter headers. 127 pages. Gilt title & vignette to spine are faded.Rear board is scuffed with a few tiny dints. 1.5cm x 6cm cut out from top edge of free front endpaper. Hinges pulled. A few grubby marks to margins. 'The Wild Swans' plate has a hole to the margin with finger creasing.
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TOURIST'S GUIDE TO THE WYE AND ITS NEIGHBOURHOOD
Written by G. Phillips Bevan; R.N. Worth.
Stock no. 1609470
Published by Edward Stanford. 1st 1887. Very good condition.

Small format. Brown cloth, gilt titles. 2 folding b/w maps. Corners bumped, spine darkened; covers a little marked. Rear joint pulled.
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TOURIST'S GUIDE TO SOMERSETSHIRE
Written by R.N. Worth.
Stock no. 1609469
Published by Edward Stanford. 1st 1881. Almost very good condition.

Rail and Road. With Map and Plan. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Rear joint split. Scattered foxing.
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THE ENCHANTED WOOD
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1814131
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition.

Revised edition. Green glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Enid Blyton's Rewards Series. ISBN: 0603032834. A few light score marks and dents to edges of boards. Foxing to text block and a few page margins.
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THE ISLAND OF THE RABBIT
Written by Sylvia Green. Illustrated by George Woodman.
Stock no. 1814130
Published by The Falcon Press Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The sleepy, sun-soaked isle in the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean is the last place where you would expect anything out of the ordinary to take placee! Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. Corners and top rear edge bumped. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and browned to rear panel.
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HEYO, BRER RABBIT!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 1507449
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1938. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Tales of Brer Rabbit and his friends, retold from the original. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. 10 x 7.5". Red, grey and white illustrations throughout. 128 pages. Top front corner bumped. A couple of very small marks to covers. Just a little light browning to endpapers and light foxing to text block. Text pages clean. Very scarce dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss from top of spine and top corner of front panel. A couple of horizontal tears to spine with a few white labels stuck to verso to strengthen/repair. Spine browned. Wrapper slightly grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES HITS THE TRAIL
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1814129
Published by Brockhampton Books. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Biggles goes to the frontier of Tibet to help his professor uncle discover the secret of the Mountain of Light - a mountain which has curious properties... Blue mottled boards with black title to spine. Hampton Library Series. 182 pages. Boards clean, pages browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and chipped.
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THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Reginald Payne.
Stock no. 1316763
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Railway Series No 2. Small, oblong format. Red cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour pictures. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some wrinkling in cloth to top edges of covers. Light marks to front cover. Foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn, large tear to rear panel with creasing and pencil scribbles.
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THE FOUR COUSINS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Joan Thompson.
Stock no. 1406935
Published by Lutterworth Press. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Granny's plan, and what a good plan it turned out to be! Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 93 pages. ISBN: 0718801024. Spine a little bumped. A few light foxspots mostly to page edges. Price - cut dustwrapper is edge worn with some small tears and a little creasing. An undated reprint. ISBN on the dustwrapper.
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TOURIST'S GUIDE TO SOUTH DEVON
Written by R.N. Worth.
Stock no. 1609468
Published by Edward Stanford. 4th 1886. Good condition.

Rail, road, river, coast, and moor. With a map and plan. Spine and corners bumped. Covers scuffed and marked. Front joint cracked. Folding map has a tear across one panel, but no loss. Rear joint split, showing webbing.
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TOURIST'S GUIDE TO THE COUNTY OF SUFFOLK
Written by J.E. Taylor.
Stock no. 1609467
Published by Edward Stanford. 2nd 1892. Very good condition.

Excursions by river, railway and road. With a map. Spine and corners scuffed. Small inscription to front endpaper. Front hinge pulled. Map foxed to verso.
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JAMES THE RED ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316762
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Railway series no. 3. Small oblong format. Blue boards, gilt titles. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Some foxing(?) to covers. A few small, light marks to page margins else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with a few small tears but no loss, rear panel is just a little grubby. A small amount of blue biro colouring to the 'D' of Red to front panel of wrapper.
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