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THE SAIL OF THE SILVER BARGE
Written by Florence Bone.
Stock no. 1502149
Published by The Religious Tract Society. circa 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth covers with blind border decorations and titles. Gilt titles to spine. Colour frontis. 223 numbered pages. A little fading to top edge of spine. Gilt titles on spine dulled. A couple of small marks to covers. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Small hole to front joint. Top text block edge grubby. Some light foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn but with very little loss. Spine and rear panel slightly grubby.

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A COUNTING BOOK
Written by Helen Craig. Illustrated by Helen Craig.
Stock no. 1502148
Published by Aurum Press. 1st 1980. Almost very good condition.

A miniature concertina-style book with colour illustrations of numbers and mice. Approx. 2.25 x 2.25 inches. ISBN: 0906053153. Covers, spine and first couple of pages have vertical creases, rest of pages very good. Contained in a slipcase which is slightly edge worn and a little squashed.

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THE MUSICIANS OF BREMEN
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley; John Berry.
Stock no. 1502147
Published by Ladybird Books. 1st 1974. Almost very good condition.

Ladybird series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721403840. Spine bumped, worn, faded and foxed. A little darkening to some cover edges. Just a few fox spots to endpapers and prelims otherwise contents very good. Original price of 18p to rear board. Tally 350. This is last title.

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LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley.
Stock no. 1502146
Published by Ladybird Books. Very good condition.

Ladybird Series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Pink pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402712. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A couple of marks to rear cover. Front cover ever so slightly bowed. Contents clean and bright.

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THE ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley.
Stock no. 1502145
Published by Ladybird Books. Almost very good condition.

Ladybird Series 606D. Well Loved Tales. Colour pictorial 'fairy-tale' tree endpapers. Red pictorial boards. Spine and corners are bumped. Pen scribble to front cover, light crease across rear cover. Contents very good.

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THE AERO CONTRACT
Written by J.F.C. Westerman. Illustrated by A. Mason Trotter.
Stock no. 1502144
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1938. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth covers with dark blue titles and vignettes of planes to spine and front cover. Colour frontis plus 6 b/w full page illustrations. 255 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Spine is very faded. Cover edges are lightly browned. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Rear joint cracked. Light foxing, mainly to prelims and page edges.

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UNDER AUSTRALIAN SKIES
Written by Phyllis M. Power. Illustrated by Dobson Broadhead.
Stock no. 1502143
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Life on a cattle station in the vast, lonely stretches of Central Australia is the background of this unusual story. Pale blue boards with dark blue titles. B/w frontis. 206 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine and some cover edges slightly browned. Small splash mark to front cover. Presentation plate to front endpaper plus name in pencil. Some margin marks and a little foxing but contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with some loss to area at top of rear flap fold. Rear Panel is grubby. Foxing and two labels stuck to verso.

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WITH THE WILL TO GO
Written by Agnes Danforth Hewes. Illustrated by Don Lambo.
Stock no. 1502142
Published by Longman, Green And Co.. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Pieter persuades his sober, sensible Amsterdam elders to start him off for Lisbon on a jeopardous adventure. Blue cloth covers with dark blue titles and vignette of ship and boys head to front cover. B/w illustrations. 244 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine faded, especially at top. A couple of erased letters to front endpaper. Light browning and foxing to endpapers, a little foxing to page edges. Pages 209 to 216 have creases. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with some loss, worst at top of spine. Rear panel has small area of surface paper damage and uneven fading.

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ON FORTUNE'S WHEEL
Written by Cynthia Voigt.
Stock no. 1502141
Published by Collins. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Birle is sure that it was a turn of Fortune's Wheel that brought her to Joaquim's household as a slave. Blue boards with silver titles to spine. 335 pages. B/w map to prelims. ISBN: 000191357-3. Lower corners bumped, especially front cover corner. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge worn.

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THE NEW BOY AT ST. GREGORY'S
Written by H.E. Waterhouse.
Stock no. 1502140
Published by The Epworth Press. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The Squirrel Library. Red boards with black titles. B/w illustrations. 92 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Grubby mark to text block. A couple of hinges cracked. A little foxing. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a browned spine and grubby rear panel.

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PRINCESS PRISCILLA
Written by Brian Ball. Illustrated by Lisa James.
Stock no. 1502139
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Grasshopper Book. Colin's new friend was no ordinary girl and as a result the children's holiday became quite an adventure. Blue boards with gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 94 pages. ISBN: 020072293X. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small closed tears. Some small areas of surface paper damage to front panel near spine.

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JOSEPHINE KEEPS HOUSE
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1502138
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green pictorial boards. 8 coloured illustrations plus b/w drawings. 63pp. 7 x 5.5". The Miniature Series. Small split to base of spine has been repaired. A little bumping to spine and corners. Small pencil numbers to front endpaper. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with a little loss at top and bottom of spine. Rear panel is grubby.

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