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THE SECRET SEVEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 1311241
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red title to spine and front cover. Colour frontis and two-tone illustrations throughout. 96 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers just a little grubby at edges. Front free-endpaper removed. Colouring to illustration on page 24. Heavy foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is price-cut and edge worn/torn, lightly browned on verso.

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THE FAMOUS FIVE SPECIAL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1311240
Published by Brockhampton Press. 2nd 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title block with gilt title to spine and black vignette to front cover. Contains Five Go Off To Camp, Five Go Off In A Caravan, Five Have A Wonderful Time. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in biro and some child's writing in black felt-tip to front endpaper. Small biro mark to rear pastedown. Foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased, tick marks to title-list on rear flap.

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A RADAR HISTORY OF WORLD WAR II TECHNICAL AND MILITARY IMPREATIVES
Written by Louis Brown.
Stock no. 1709270
Published by Institute Of Physics. 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos.

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CRITICAL ASSEMBLY A TECHNICAL HISTORY OF LOS ALAMOS DURING THE OPPENHEIMER YEARS, 1943-1945
Written by Lillian Hoddeson; Paul W. Henriksen; Roger A. Meade; Catherine Westfall; et al.
Stock no. 1709269
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition.

B/w photos.

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BIGGLES FLIES EAST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1311239
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1935. Very good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth, black titles. Vignette of bi-plane over pyramids on front cover and spine. Colour frontis. No b/w illustrations in this edition. Spine and corners bumped, slight rubbing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing else contents clean. Evidence of a preliminary page missing (just before start of chapter I).

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DARK MATTER AND DARK ENERGY A CHALLENGE FOR MODERN COSMOLOGY
Written by Sabino Matarrese; Monica Colpi; Vittorio Gorini; Ugo Moschella.
Stock no. 1709268
Published by Springer. 1st 2011. Fine condition.

Astrophysics and Space Science Library 370. Glazed pictorial boards.

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EPAMINONDAS AND HIS MAMMY'S UMBRELLA
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1311238
Published by Collins. circa 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Purple boards with colour picture to front. Delightful pictures of the little black boy and his Mammy. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn, small split to top of spine. Hinge besides page 16 is slightly cracked. Dustwrapper is edge worn, tear to top of spine repaired with tape on verso.

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STORM NELSON AND THE SEA LEOPARD
Written by Edward Trice.
Stock no. 1311237
Published by Hulton Press. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Eagle Novel. Dark yellow boards with red title to spine. B/w frontis. 159 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Foxing to page edges and pale page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and grubby with foxing on verso.

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PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS OF RADIOACTIVITY AND NUCLEAR RADIATIONS
Written by G.C. Lowenthal; P.L. Airey.
Stock no. 1709267
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An Introductory text for Engineers, Scientists, Teachers and Students.

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NEUTRINO PHYSICS
Written by Kai Zuber.
Stock no. 1709266
Published by CRC Press. 1st 2012. Fine condition.

Second Edition. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w diagrams.

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1311236
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 11th 1925. Good condition.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Front joint and some hinges cracked but binding still tight. Some foxing and slight spotting to contents.

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MAXWELL ON MOLECULES AND GASES
Written by Elizabeth Garber; Stephen G. Brush; C.W.F. Everitt.
Stock no. 1709265
Published by The MIT Press. 1st 1986. Fine condition.

A Collection of letters, articles and papers published by Maxwell.

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