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ENTERPRISING ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Gunvor Edwards; Peter Edwards.
Stock no. 1316753
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1st 1968. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with yellow vignette to front and full page colour illustrations throughout. 56 pages. 4 x 5.5". Oblong format. ISBN: 0718200225. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge rubbed with a tiny tear to top edge of rear panel.
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TOURIST'S GUIDE TO DORSETSHIRE: COAST, RAIL, AND ROAD
Written by R.N. Worth.
Stock no. 1609464
Published by Edward Stanford. 3rd 1894. Very good condition.

With folding map. Spine and corners bumped. Name to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers.
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TOURIST'S GUIDE TO DEVONSHIRE
Written by R.N. Worth.
Stock no. 1609463
Published by Edward Stanford. 3rd 1886. Good condition.

In two parts, South and North. With map and plan. Spine and corners bumped and scuffed. Inscription to front endpaper. Folding map for South region is creased, with tear at edge but no loss. Map for North Devon has a large tear but no loss. A couple of internal hinges are pulled. Endpapers browned.
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THE PUT-EM-RIGHTS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Elizabeth Wall.
Stock no. 1406932
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth, green titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 167 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. '56' written in blue ink to front endpaper. Some foxing mainly to page edges otherwise contents very good. Small bump to top corner of contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with several tears including 3" between front panel and flap. Some creasing to panels. Foxing to top of wrapper and spine, more visible on verso.
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BUNTER THE STOWAWAY
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1406931
Published by Cassell. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale blue boards, red titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 216 pages. Some bumping to spine and corners. Top of text block edge a little dusty and has small mark at corner. Contents are very good. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn. Spine is faded. Rear panel marked. Vertical crease to front flap.
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STRANGERS AT WITCHEND
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1507447
Published by Collins. 1st 1970. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue mottled boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages. Top edge red. A Lone Pine adventure based in Shropshire. ISBN: 0001602908. Minimal bumping to spine, top edge faded. Front endpaper is MISSING. Contents very good. Small dark spot to text block. Dustwrapper is very slightly edge worn and browned.
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BILLY BUNTER'S DOUBLE
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1406930
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1955. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. A little bumping to bottom of rear board. Very bottom of spine is faded. Top of text block edge is a little dusty otherwise contents are very good. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed. Names on spine are very faded. Spine and top of wrapper darkened. Couple of faint marks to rear panel.
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JOCK THE NEW ENGINE
Written by Christopher Awdry. Illustrated by Clive Spong.
Stock no. 1316752
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

Railway Series No. 34. Small oblong format. Red glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0434976113. SIGNED by the author to title-page (dedicated to Mark). Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some very pale page edge browning and a couple of small margin marks else contents clean. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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MAN WITH THREE FINGERS
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Michael Whittlesea.
Stock no. 1507446
Published by Newnes. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This exciting and fast-moving story is the 16th adventure of the Lone Piners once more set against the background of the Shropshire hills. Green covers, gilt titles and Lone Pine vignette. Maps to endpapers. B/w illustrations. 183 pages. Spine bumped and slightly faded. Tiny brown spot to rear cover. Contents generally clean, brown mark to top corner of page 173. Foxing, mainly to text block and endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of chips and small tear to base of rear fold. Rear panel ever so slightly grubby.
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THOMAS COMES HOME
Written by Christopher Awdry. Illustrated by Clive Spong.
Stock no. 1316751
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

The Railway Series No. 36. Small oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0434960896. Minimal rubbing to corners. There is slight evidence of pencil erasure to front free-endpaper else this is a fine copy. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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BUNTER DOES HIS BEST
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1406929
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1954. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with red titles to spine and front cover. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 255 pages. Minimal bumping to spine. A few light marks to edge of text block. Contents very good. Dustwrapper a little edge worn. Writing on spine a little faded. Spine and rear panel grubby.
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NEW LITTLE ENGINE
Written by Christopher Awdry. Illustrated by Clive Spong.
Stock no. 1316750
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

The Railway Series No. 40. Small oblong format. Green glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 60 pages. ISBN: 0434969125. There is a tiny indentation to rear edge of spine else a fine copy. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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