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SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 2127847
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Nearly fine condition.
The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. 82 b/w photos plus 7 line drawings. Small bump to top of spine, whcih is lightly browned. Slip case is very good; bumping to edges.
JEEVES & WOOSTER (3 VOLUMES)
Written by P.G. Wodehouse. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2127846
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Fine condition.
Three volumes: Very Good, Jeeves!;Carry On, Jeeves; and The Inimitable Jeeves. Pictorial cloth boards. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good; some bumping to corners and a few grubby marks.
THE CALL OF THE WILD
Written by Jack London. Illustrated by Abigail Rorer.
Stock no. 2127845
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2011. As new condition.
Blue cloth, silver title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Slip case is fine. Still in original shrink wrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie; May Byron. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2127844
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1926. Almost very good condition.
Red boards, black titles and illustrations. Retold by May Byron for Boys and Girls, with the Approval of the Author. 10 beautiful colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 128 pages. Spine is browned, with a few nicks and chips. Front cover is a bit bowed. Corners are bumped. Uneven spotting/damp marking to rear cover. Bookplates to front pastedown and front endpaper. Some foxing, mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. A few grubby margin marks. All plates present.
SCHOOLGIRLS AND SCOUTS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by A.A. Dixon.
Stock no. 2127843
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.
Dark red cloth, pictorial onlay to front cover and spine. Colour plates. 320 pages. Onlay to spine is faded with surface paper chipping and lifting. Small splits and chips to rest of spine. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown; small mark to front endpaper. Some foxing. 2 plates are present (Frontis and page 240). Possibly 2 plates missing (no list with this book).
Written by G.D. Adams. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2127842
Published by The Batchworth Press. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A vividly told tale of a fox set against the background of wild life on the Welsh border. Red cloth. Gilt title to spine. Superb b/w wood engravings. 189 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-tears and chips; some loss to top and tail of spine and corners; cup ring marks to rear panel.
ADVENTURE FOR TWO
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2127841
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1945. Good condition.
Red cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 271 pages. Spine is faded, with chips to corners. Damp stains to front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A little red colour smudge from damp marking to edges of frontis and a few other pages; also to outer page edges.
JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2127840
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition.
Green cloth, gilt titles on spine and front cover. This is the only full-length William book (the others being made up of short stories) and was based on Val Guest's screenplay for the 1947 film of the same name. 264 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
A DOG DAY
Written by Walter Emanuel. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127839
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1926. Almost very good condition.
Or The Angel In The House. New and Cheap Edition. Brown cloth spine with cream paper boards with red title and vignette of dog. Full page illustrations by Aldin. A delightful canine diary! Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some wrinkling to covers. Inscription in ink to fron tendpaper. Some foxing throughout.
RUPERT ANNUAL 1941 (FACSIMILE) - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127838
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1993. Nearly fine condition.
Enjoy Rupert's rarest and most sought-after adventures with this beautiful facsimile of the 1941 annual, widely considered to be the best ever. Everything from the colour of the ink to the specially selected paper is true to the original, the only difference being the addition of a slipcase to keep this collector's item in perfect condition. ISBN: 1874507112. Small bump to base of spine. COuple of foxspots to rear pastedown/last page of book. Rest of contents are fine! Contained in slip case in very good order; original sticker seal is broken; some light edge-creasing and wear.
RUPERT ANNUAL 1943 (FACSIMILE) - MORE RUPERT ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127837
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1995. Nearly fine condition.
A limited and numbered edition of the 1943 Rupert annual. Colour pictorial card wraps. Front cover shows Rupert with lantern in hand looking up at birds and butterflies with his friends around him. 119 pages. ISBN: 1874507546. This is Copy No. 002318. Light creasing to corners. Contents are excellent! Card slip case is very good; some creasing and a repaired tear to spine.
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2127836
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 10th Good condition.
Beige cloth, dark titles to spine and front cover. Oval pictorial onlay to front cover. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). Circa 1935. Front cover is bowed with bumping to corners, many grubby marks and browning. Other marks and browning to spine and rear cover. Inscription in ink to half-title pae. All plates present. Some foxing and grubby marks to pages throughout. Some hinges are pulled. A reading copy.