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THE THORNS OF MEMORY
Written by Peter Kemp.
Stock no. 2111721
Published by Sinclair-Stevenson Ltd.. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Memoirs of the author. Bookplate to front pastedown. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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HARRY POTTER LE LIVRE ANIME
No author listed.
Stock no. 1401816
Published by Mango Jeunesse. Very good condition.

Visit the world of Harry Potter in glorious three-dimensional picture book action! Six classic scenes are brought to life, including Harry and Ron's arrival at Hogwarts in the magical flying car. Large format, glazed pictorial boards. Text in French Spine and corners bumped. Some of the laminate is beginning to lift off the book covers. Couple of pop-ups are a little stiff but otherwise in very good working order.

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BATTLE FOR EMPIRE
Written by Tom Pocock.
Stock no. 2111720
Published by Michael O'Mara books Limited. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The very first world war 1756-63. B/w illustrations. Light wear to cover edges. Wrapper spine is faded; some edge-creasing.

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LUCIE ATTWELL'S ANNUAL 1961
Written by Mabel Lucie Attwell. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1501505
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1961. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Front cover shows girl and boy on a rocking horse. Colour and two-tone illustrations. First story is "The Toys That Sailed Away". Spine bumped at top and base with chipping. Bottom corners a little bumped. Laminate starting to crack by spine. The majority of the b/w and two-tone illustrations have been coloured in with coloured pencils (?). A couple of pages have red paint splashes/marks to text.

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THE AEROPLANE DIRECTORY OF BRITISH AVIATION
No author listed.
Stock no. 2111719
Published by Temple Press Books. 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy cloth, gilt titles. 545 pages, including index. Bumping and wear to a couple of corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-worn with a few small marks.

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ALBANIAN ASSIGNMENT
Written by David Smiley; Patrick Leigh Fermor.
Stock no. 2111718
Published by Chatto & Windus; The Hogarth Press. 1ST 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Previous owners bookplate to front pastedown. Some light page browning. Wrapper is a little grubby.

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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF PETS
Written by George Cansdale. Illustrated by Edward Osmond.
Stock no. 1501504
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small ink name to title page. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby and the spine is slightly browned.

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L'UNIVERS
Written by Heather Couper; David Pelham. Illustrated by Harry Willock.
Stock no. 1401815
Published by Albin Michel. Very good condition.

From the awesome fury of the Big Bang to the calm of an endlessly wheeling galaxy. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Amazing pop-ups. Text in French. Published in English as The Universe A Three-Dimensional Study. Spine bumped. Couple of scratches to covers. Little creasing to fourth pop-up, otherwise pop-ups in very good working order.

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THE ROYAL AIR FORCE
Written by F.V. Monk; H.T. Winter.
Stock no. 2111717
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page browning. Some foxing.

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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF PRAYERS THROUGH THE YEAR
Written by Hilda I. Rostron. Illustrated by Clive Uptton.
Stock no. 1501503
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 612. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with a little chipping. Rear panel is slightly grubby with a small stain near ladybird symbol in centre.

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RENNEN KONIJNTJE, RENNEN!
No author listed. Illustrated by Rodney Peppe.
Stock no. 1401814
Published by Van Reemst. Very good condition.

Dutch edition of Run Rabbit, Run!. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Spine and corners a little bumped. Couple of scratch marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. A little foxing, mainly to first page. Pop-ups in very good working order.

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COCHRANE BRITANNIA'S SEA WOLF
Written by Donald Thomas.
Stock no. 2111716
Published by Cassell. 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Previous owners bookplate to front pastedown. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased, with a few grubby marks.

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