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GRUNTY THE PIG
Written by S.G. Hulme Beaman. Illustrated by S.G. Hulme Beaman.
Stock no. 1502893
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Out of the Ark series. Small format. White pictorial cardwraps. B/w and colour illustrations. Covers are a little grubby with creasing, especially to front cover. Spine worn, staples starting to rust. Contents very good.

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UNCLE WIGGILY'S AIRSHIP
Written by Howard R. Garis. Illustrated by Elmer Rache.
Stock no. 1402728
Published by The Platt And Munk Co. Inc.. circa 1939. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with dark blue titles and vignette to front. 185 pages. Colour frontis plate. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some marks to covers which are grubby. Small area of surface paper damage to front and rear endpapers. Top of text black a little dusty. Occasional margin mark otherwise contents are clean.

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ABBEY LUBBERS, BANSHEES AND BOGGARTS
Written by Katharine Briggs. Illustrated by Yvonne Gilbert.
Stock no. 1502892
Published by Kestrel Books. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Who's Who of Fairies. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 158 pages. ISBN: 0722655371. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Small light brown marks to a couple of pages edges. Light foxing to top text block edge. Dustwrapper is edge worn with nasty scratch to rear edge of spine approx. 4" long

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THE TOMBS OF ATUAN
Written by Ursula Le Guin.
Stock no. 1402727
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The second story about Earthsea. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 159 pages. 3 b/w maps. ISBN: 0575033258. Spine and corners a little bumped. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is a little edge worn. Spine is faded.

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MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY TALES
No author listed. Illustrated by Mary Smith.
Stock no. 1502891
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine with pictorial boards. Illustrated endpapers. Full page illustrations by Mary Smith. Two colour plates plus b/w and two-tone text illustrations. 76 pages. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Spine grubby. Pen mark to rear endpaper. Light page browning, contents generally clean.

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WE GIRLS
Written by A.D.T. Whitney.
Stock no. 1402726
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

A home story. Orange cloth with black titles and decoration to spine and black vignette to front board. B/w frontis. 271 pages plus 15 pages of information and 30 page book list to rear. Spine and corners bumped. Spine a little faded. Prize plate and small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Title page partially detached at bottom. Endpapers browned. Foxing mainly to prelims and page edges. Couple of hinges are cracked.

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COMMANDER STORY ANNUAL FOR BOYS
Written by Eric Leyland; W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Robert McGillivray.
Stock no. 1502890
Published by Sampson Low. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. First story is Muskum Pete. Includes "Birds of a Feather" story by W.E. Johns. Edited by Leyland. 509 pages. Spine a little bumped, some cover edges darkened, a few small marks to covers. Some foxing and light page edge browning but contents generally clean.

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THE PRIZE FOR BOYS AND GIRLS VOLUME 62
Written by Bertha Leonard; et al. Illustrated by Marjorie Slade; Eve Garnett; V. Edgecombe Jenkins; et al..
Stock no. 1502889
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition.

Volume LXII. Blue cloth spine, pictorial front board shows two children on beach looking at sunset, pears soap advert to rear cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 140 pages. Spine bumped and worn with small splits and some fraying. Corners worn, piece chipped from outside edge of slightly bowed front cover. Spine and covers a little grubby. Front joint and a couple of hinges starting to crack. Some foxing. A few grubby marks to contents page but rest of contents generally clean.

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SUPER GRAN SUPERBOX
Written by Forrest Wilson. Illustrated by David McKee.
Stock no. 1402725
Published by St. Michael; Marks And Spencer P.L.C.. 1983. Very good condition.

A set of three card wrap books. Titles are Super Gran, Super Gran Rules OK, Super Gran is Magic. All books have coloured pictorial wraps. B/w illustrations. Contained in a blue pictorial slip case. Spine and corners a little bumped and rubbed. Contents generally clean. Slip case is bumped and edge rubbed.

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BARBROOKE GRUBB OF PARAGUAY
Written by C.T. Bedford.
Stock no. 1402724
Published by Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.. 1927 Slightly better than good condition.

The story of his great work amongst savage South American Indians and his many adventures on land and water told for boys and girls. Pictorial thick paper boards. B/w illustrations. 59 pages plus 4 page book list to rear. Spine is worn and rubbed with paper at top and bottom missing. Corners bumped and rubbed. Scratch to rear cover. Covers a little grubby. Front joint and a couple of hinges cracked but binding remains firm. Foxing mainly to prelims and page edges.

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ASTRONOMY SIMPLY EXPLAINED TO GIRL GUIDES
Written by Fred W. Murrary.
Stock no. 1402723
Published by James Brown & Son. 1926 Almost very good condition.

Simply explained for beginners. Revised edition. Blue / grey cardwraps with pictorial front cover. B/w illustrations within text. 61 pages with 5 page book list to rear. Spine rubbed with small split at bottom. Corners rubbed and a little grubby. A few pale marks to margins otherwise contents generally clean.

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BRINGING DOWN THE AIR PIRATE
Written by John F.C. Westerman.
Stock no. 1402722
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

Beige decorated cloth with titles to spine and front. 253 pages plus four page catalogue to rear. Colour frontis. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A little fraying to top of spine. Rear panel is a little grubby. Prize inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to a few pages otherwise contents are generally clean.

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