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Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
Stock no. 2126372
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.
Red cloth with circular pictorial onlay to front cover and oblong to spine. Titles in gilt to spine and front cover. 3 colour plates (including title-page). 316 pages. Onlay to spine has been pulled off - just a few chips of remains - cloth underneath has faded in colour. A few marks to covers; some spotting. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.
ISLANDS (NN 109)
Written by R.J. Berry.
Stock no. 2126104
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
New Naturalist series 109. Green cloth boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007267378. Some foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper spine is faded.
THE BUTCHER BOYS OF DONKEY ISLAND
Written by John Musselwhite.
Stock no. 2125963
Circa 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. An Historical Profile of Penarth R.F.C. B/w photos. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson; Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Sterling Hundley.
Stock no. 2125726
Published by Folio Society. 2014. Fine condition.
Large format. Brown pictorial cloth, silver title to spine. Cream pictorial endpapers. 230 pages. Colour illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2125703
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1941. Very good condition.
Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. A story of the Locketts family. Spine is browned with some bumping. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to page edges.
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Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by S. Van Abbe.
Stock no. 2125679
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Children's Illustrated Classics series. 8 colour plates and numerous b/w text illustrations. Orange and beige decorated cloth. Wrapper is faded to spine, with creasing and tears; wear to edges, with some loss of surface paper.
A TOUR THROUGH THE WHOLE ISLAND OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Daniel Defoe.
Stock no. 1317390
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.
Large format. Dark green cloth spine with gilt title. Green and gilt map of part of the UK on front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. 524 pages. A fine copy in original pictorial slipcase.
THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2125181
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Cream pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. The first book in the Adventure series. Bumping to corners. Front endpaper is MISSING. Some foxing. Wrapper is browned and foxed with some grubby marks; some edge-tears and chips to wrapper; minimal loss. Surface paper damage/wear along a few edges of wrapper.
BABAR'S VISIT TO BIRD ISLAND
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2125002
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.
Very large format, red cloth spine. Pale green pictorial boards. Red decorated endpapers. Bright colour illustrations throughout. Uneven fading to spine. Some scuffing to covers. Staining to bottom corners of front and rear cover. Foxing to some pages and margins.
Written by J. Bissell Thomas. Illustrated by Vernon L. Soper.
Stock no. 2124991
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1ST 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Green cloth, gilt titles and embossed illustration to front. 6 beautiful colour plates of dragons. A few b/w text illustrations. A little browning to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. There is also a stain to outer page edges, but it only seeps through to page margins on endpapers. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with loss to top of spine; has damp marks to some edges; some foxing.
FAIR ISLE AN ISLAND SAGA
Written by Valerie M. Thom.
Stock no. 1610376
Published by John Donald Publishers Ltd.. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
From Viking times to the present day, drawing on contemporary accounts to illustrate the changing patters of life over the last 100 years, as the islanders have adapted from being dependent almost solely on fishing to a more diverse economy. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0859762505. Wrapper is lightly browned.
THE UN-DISCOVERED ISLANDS: AN ARCHIPELAGO OF MYTHS AND MYSTERIES, PHANTOMS AND FAKES
Written by Malachy Tallack. Illustrated by Katie Scott.
Stock no. 1815899
Published by Polygon. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
A fascinating excursion to the mysterious and forgotten corners of the map. Two dozen islands once believed to be real but no longer on the map, the products of imagination, deception and human error: an archipelago of ex-isles and forgotten lands. From the well-known story of Atlantis to more obscure tales from around the globe, from ancient history right up to the present day. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour maps to endpapers, colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781846973505.