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10 WOODEN BOATS YOU CAN BUILD: FOR SAIL, MOTOR, PADDLE AND OAR
Written by Peter H. Spectre; et al.
Stock no. 1817684
Published by Woodenboat Publications. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

Select a boat, get your tools and materials in order, find a building space, follow the step-by-step instructions, and away you go! The WoodenBoat Series. Series Editor is Peter H. Spectre. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0937822345.
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NODDY GOES TO SEA
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Peter Wienk.
Stock no. 2131115
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.; Dennis Dobson Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Noddy Book 18. Brown pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0361004184. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Erased pencil inscription to belongs to box. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with creasing; edge-tears and chips, but minimal loss.
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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie; May Byron. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1817671
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.

Retold for young children. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0340037350. 3rd impression. Browning to text block. Spine slightly cocked.
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CYPRY: THE STORY OF A CARP
Written by Peter Mohan. Illustrated by Len Gurd.
Stock no. 1817644
Published by Beekay Publishers. 1st 1985. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tracing the life story of a carp from conception until it reaches record size, recounting the numerous adventures and discoveries made by the fish as it moves round the dark, quiet lake in which it lives. Black boards, silver title to spine. Map of Cartench Lake to endpapers. B/w illustrations as chapter headers. ISBN: 0947674055. Foxing throughout.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF COARSE FISHING
Written by Peter Wheat. Illustrated by Baz East.
Stock no. 1317787
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 59. 8 colour plates, 18 b/w photos. ISBN: 072321543X. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and slightly worn to top and tail of spine (red title also slightly faded).
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SEA FISHING
Written by Peter Wheat; Ray Forsberg. Illustrated by Baz East.
Stock no. 1317783
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1982. Very good condition.

Observers series no. 82. Laminate boards. With 8 colour plates, 14 b/w photographs and numerous diagrams in text. ISBN: 0723216002. Some very light marks to covers and textblock. A nice copy.
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I SAW ESAU
Written by Iona Opie; Peter Opie. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2130821
Published by Ted Smart. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark green boards, gilt title to spine. Packed full with colour and b/w illustrations. 160 pages. "The Schoolchild's Pocket Book", a book of rhymes. Originally published by Williams & Norgate Ltd in 1947. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.
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REX MILLIGAN RAISES THE ROOF
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Peter Archer; Mazure.
Stock no. 2130810
Published by Atlantic Book Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1968. Almost very good condition.

Paperback. A Dragon Book. Cover illustration by Archer. Text illustrations by Mazure. Surface paper damage to bottom of front cover. Corner creasing. Some browning and foxspots.
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THE GREAT BIG TREASURY OF BEATRIX POTTER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130783
Published by Leopard. 1st thus 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. White pictorial glazed boards. Nineteen stories of Peter Rabbit and his friends. With the exception of 'The Tailor of Gloucester' and 'The Pie and the Patty-Pan' - which have been edited - this volume contains the complete and unabridged texts of the original stories. 235 pages. ISBN: 0752904469. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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FURTHER TALES OF MR PENGACHOOSA
Written by Caroline Rush. Illustrated by Peter Rush; Caroline Rush.
Stock no. 1817581
Published by Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The redoubtable Mr Pengachoosa finds himself in fanciful situations quite unsuited to hamsters in general, but than, of course, he isn't a 'general' sort of hamster at all... Each story is founded in the real world of a girl and her pet hamster and each returns to it after considerable flights of fancy... Pink boards, gilt title to spine and vignette of hamster to front board. B/w illustrations. A little loss to margin of gutter edge of front endpaper. Small name in ink to front pastedown hidden by the front flap of dustwrapper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and yellowing tape to verso at edges.
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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 2130697
Published by Templar Publishing. Circa 2004. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Centenary Edition. Red boards with gilt title to spine and blind vingette to front cover. Beautifully illustrated in colour! 216 pages. ISBN: 9781840112504. 8th printing.
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PEG-LEG AND THE INVADERS
Written by Peter Dawlish. Illustrated by Jack Matthew.
Stock no. 2130671
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue/green cloth with black titles and decorations to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browning; chipping and some creasing.
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