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FEEFO, TUPPENY AND JINKS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Norman Meredith.
Stock no. 1502266
Published by Staples Press. 1st thus 1951. Slightly better than good condition.

Originally entitled The Green Goblin Book. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Gilt vignette to front cover. Colour pictorial endpapers. One colour plate. B/w illustrations. Spine faded, gilt dulled. Marks to covers and fading to cover edges. Bumping to spine and corners. Hinge cracked. Foxing to endpapers. Contents generally clean.

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THE MIAMI GIANT
Written by Arthur Yorinks. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1402395
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0062050680. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Couple of small scuff marks to bottom boards. Contents bright and clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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KEMLO AND THE CRATERS OF THE MOON
Written by E.C. Eliott. Illustrated by A. Bruce Cornwell.
Stock no. 1502265
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition.

Blue boards, dark blue titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Colour frontis piece. 6 b/w full-page illustrations. 200 pages. 7.5 x 5.25". Spine bumped, faded and browned. Some corners and lower edge of front cover bumped. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Pencil line to page 194. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and a few page edges.

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ADVENTURES OF THE WISHING-CHAIR
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Georgina Hargreaves.
Stock no. 1402394
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"The De Luxe Edition illustrated by Georgina Hargreaves". Glazed pictorial boards. Decorated endpapers. Large colour illustrations throughout. 117 pages. 11 x 8.75". ISBN: 0603003087. Spine and board edges bumped. Couple of marks to title page else contents are clean. Price cut dustwrapper ise edge worn and creased. Some browning to edges and a couple of grubby marks.

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HENRY PURCELL AND HIS TIMES
Written by Elfrida Vipont. Illustrated by L.J. Broderick.
Stock no. 1502264
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1959. Fair condition in a fair dustwrapper.

He was born into a family of musicians, he became one of the glories of English music. The story of the stirring times in which he lived. Blue boards with black titles to spine. B/w frontis and one other illustration. 143 pages. Ex-library with labels and stamps to endpapers and prelims. Dustwrapper is glued to rear cover. Some marks to endpapers and contents but generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with writing to base of spine.

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MONICA TURNS UP TRUMPS
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 1402393
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

Complete and unabridged. Pictorial cardwraps. 154 pages. ISBN: 1904417132.

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INTERRUPTED
Written by Pansy.
Stock no. 1502263
Published by W. Nicholson & Sons. circa 1908. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth covers with gilt titles, borders and small vignette to spine. Gilt title and blind decorations to front cover. 374 pages plus publication list. Spine and edge of rear cover very faded. Spine bumped, some wear to corners. Marks to covers. Front joint cracked alongside title page. Name and date in ink to front endpaper and bookseller's sticker to pastedown. Light browning to endpapers and pages.

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JANE AND TOBY START SCHOOL
Written by Ann Thwaite. Illustrated by Janet Martin.
Stock no. 1502262
Published by Constable Young Books. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with gilt vignette of children. Red, green and black illustrations. Unpaginated. Small dent to covers and text block. Small bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Erased numbers to rear pastedown. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and grubby. Three numbers written to top corner of rear panel.

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SLOTH'S SHOES
Written by Jeanne Willis. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 1402392
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

From the top of the Thunder Tree, news filters down that Sloth's birthday party is to be held that very day at three. But where is Sloth? Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Large format. ISBN: 0862645794. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents clean and bright.

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RECKLESS RUBY
Written by Hiawyn Oram. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 1402391
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Ruby's parents think she's so precious they want to wrap her in cotton wool and grow up to marry a prince. Ruby has other ideas and decides she must become reckless to avoid that date. Glazed pictorial boards. Pink endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0862643643. Minmal bumping to spine and corners. Light browning to page edges. Contents clean.

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TWIN SEALS
Written by Inez Hogan.
Stock no. 1502261
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st UK 1947. Very good condition.

A delightful tale of baby seals and their Eskimo friends in the frozen North. Sepia drawings and calligraphy. Green pictorial boards. First published in the USA in 1940. 52pp. 8.5 x 5.5". Spine bumped. Wear to corners and cover edges. Darkening to cover edges. Presentation plate to front endpaper. A few grubby marks to page edges.

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Written by Charles Dickens; Vivian French. Illustrated by Patrick Benson.
Stock no. 1402390
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Abridged by Viviam French. Glazed green pictorial boards with maroon spine. Patterned endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Large format. ISBN: 074464999X. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents clean and bright.

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