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THE POPPER ISLAND REBELS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1815331
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 46. Includes Magnet issue nos. 1374 to 1382. Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Individual titles include: The Bunking of Billy Bunter; Backing up Bunter; Bunter the Dodger; In Open Revolt; The Island Schoolboys; The No-Surrender Cricketers; The Secret of the Old Oak; Fish's Fearful Fix; The Rebels at Bay. ISBN: 0703001035. Very slight uneven fading to boards. Text block browned. Free front endpaper grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and a little faded.

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A PHOTOGRAPHIC GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF THE INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS
Written by Ian Sinclair; Olivier Langrand; et al.
Stock no. 2124030
Published by Struik. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, Reunion and the Comoros. A Superbly illustrated field guide to birds of the region. Cardwraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781770071759.

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BIRDS OF PREY OF AFRICA AND ITS ISLANDS
Written by Alan Kemp; Meg Kemp. Illustrated by Peter Hayman.
Stock no. 1317088
Published by Struik Nature. Circa 2001. Fine condition.

A comprehensive guide profiling more than 100 species of diurnal raptor and 40-plus species of owl. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos and illustrations. 347 pages including indexes. ISBN: 9781770073692.

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THE STORY OF TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Dudley D. Watkins.
Stock no. 1317054
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.; John Leng & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Told in Pictures. Famous Books series. Cream pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Covers grubby and a little bowed. Name in ink to front pastedown. Some spotting to textblock.

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ISLANDS (NN 109)
Written by R.J. Berry.
Stock no. 1815212
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 109. Green cloth boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780007267378. Light scuffing to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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THE ISLAND
Written by Ronald M. Lockley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1814761
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Life on the island that is Skokholm, tiny and remote, off the wild coast of Pembrokeshire. Mottled brown boards, gilt title to spine. Maps to endpapers. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0233960902. Text block a little grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and grubby to rear panel.

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RAILWAY MAP OF THE ISLAND OF SODOR
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1814699
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1958. Good condition.

A brightly coloured map of the place where Thomas and his friends live and work. The linen-backed map opens to measure 22" by 11.5". Pictorial card wraps. Backstrip missing. Map detached from covers. Some nibbling to corners of map and margin marks.

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FIVE ON KIRRIN ISLAND AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2123696
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 12th 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Plain white endpapers. 192 pages. Sixth adventure of the Famous Five. Timmy the dog is in trouble, strangers on the island, the secret tunnel under the sea... Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; minimal loss.

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ISLAND OF SKYE
Written by E.W. Steeple; G. Barlow; H. Macrobert.
Stock no. 2123641
Published by The Scottish Mountaineering Club. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. The Scottish Mountaineering Club Guide. Volume III. Map inside rear pocket of book. Spine/backstrip is starting to come unglued from spine. Covers are browned with creasing to edges, a few small chips and nicks. Some foxing. Map still in pocket to rear.

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GOBLIN ISLAND
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
Stock no. 2123598
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1908. Very good condition.

Rebound. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine.Colour frontis and title-page. B/w plates. 316 pages. Some wear to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some margin marks.

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A DESCRIPTION OF THE WESTERN ISLANDS OF SCOTLAND C1695
Written by Martin Martin.
Stock no. 1814573
Published by Eneas Mackay. 4th 1934. Very good condition.

Including A Voyage to St. Kilda by the same author; and A Description of the Western Isles of Scotland by Sir Donald Monro. Fourth Edition. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Map in front pocket. B/w maps and illustrations. Top edge blue. Boards a little scuffed. Neat name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to text block and endpapers.

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A MOSAIC OF ISLANDS
Written by K. Williamson; J. Morton Boyd.
Stock no. 1814472
Published by Oliver & Boyd. 1st 1963. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Some of the many experiences the authors had whilst studying the wild life of some of the most inaccessible places in and around the British Isles. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Endpapers are maps. SIGNED by both authors to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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