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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 9TH YEAR
Written by Mary E. Mann; Theodora Wilson Wilson; Alice Talwin Morris; Jessie Pope; May Byron; et al. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; Frank Adams; T.H. Robinson; Florence Harrison; et al..
Stock no. 1506185
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth covers show boy and girl picking daisies, white titles. Spine shows girl making daisy chain, gilt titles. Illustrated endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 192 pages. All edges gilt. First story - A Little Girl Called Lavender. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few marks to covers, mostly to rear cover. Small previous owner's name and address label to front endpaper. Frontis partially detached with small amount of blue scribble to verso. Some foxing, mainly to prelims and page edges. Just a few marks and fingermarks to contents.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WILD ORCHIDS OF BRITAIN (NN 19)
Written by V.S. Summerhayes.
Stock no. 1608531
Published by Collins. 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Key to the Species. Second Edition, New Naturalist Series no. 19. With 61 photographs in colour by Robert Atkinson and others, 39 photographs in black and white, 19 text figures and 44 distribution maps. xviii and 366 pages. ISBN: 0002195496. Some uneven fading to covers. Contents are near fine. Price-cut wrapper is browned to rear panel and has some edge tears, and chipping along top edge and tape repair to verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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CARDIFF YESTERDAY No. 7
Written by Stewart Williams.
Stock no. 1608530
Published by Stewart Williams. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 090080758X. Wrapper faded at spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BRITISH BIRDS VOL. LXIV
Written by Stanley Cramp.
Stock no. 1608529
Published by H.F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles; Colour and b/w photos. White spotting to covers. Contents excellent.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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A GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF NEPAL
Written by Carol Inskipp; Tim Inskipp. Illustrated by Clive Byers; et al..
Stock no. 1608528
Published by Christopher Helm. 2nd 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 400 pages including index. ISBN: 0713681098. Corners bumped. Contents fine. Price-cut wrapper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE MARE'S NEST
Written by David Irving.
Stock no. 1608527
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The German Secret Weapons Campaign and British Counter-Measures. B/w photos. The development during World War II of German secret weapons. Spine bumped. Foxing to textblock. Inscription to front endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is edge creased with small tears.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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MOTOR RACING YEAR 1961
Written by John Blunsden; Alan Brinton.
Stock no. 1608526
Published by Knightsbridge Publications. 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards. B/w photos. The first in the Motor Racing Year series. Spine bumped. Inscription to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge creased, with some small tears and minor chipping; slightly grubby to rear panel.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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A STORY OF FORMULA 1 1954-60
Written by Denis Jenkinson.
Stock no. 1608525
Published by Grenville Publishing Company Limited. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How close the racing was, how fast, and what happened to the many unusual and revolutionary designs that succeeded or failed in their attempts to conquer the Grand Prix field. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Some foxing and browning to textblock. Wrapper is edge worn with a little loss at top of spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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LOCOMOTIVE ADVENTURE FIFTY YEARS WITH STEAM
Written by H. Holcroft.
Stock no. 1608524
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. The first volume of the author's experiences with the Great Western Railway, the S.E. & C.R. and the Southern Railway. Spine bumped, some scuffing of cloth at edges of boards. Contents clean and bright. Price-cut wrapper is faded and edge creased with a few minor chips.
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THE LOCOMOTIVES OF R.E.L. MAUNSELL 1911-1937
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 1608523
Published by Edward Everard Ltd. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and colour plates. Fold-out diagrams. Spine and corners bumped. Browning to endpapers. Price-cut wrapper is lightly edge worn with slight chipping and some grubby marks.
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LOCOMOTIVE ADVENTURE VOLUME II RUNNING EXPERIENCES
Written by H. Holcroft.
Stock no. 1608522
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. The author's experiences with SR locomotive development. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed.
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THE MILWR TUNNEL BAGILLT TO LOGGERHEADS
Written by Cris Ebbs.
Stock no. 1608521
Published by Cris Ebbs. 2nd 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. Card wraps. B/w photos. 99 pages. ISBN: 9780952224235.
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