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BILLY BUNTER AND THE GREYFRIARS MUTINY
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1501592
Published by Howard Baker. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 10, contains Magnet Nos 1043-1049 iinclusive. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Spine bumped and a little faded along top and bottom edge. Couple of small stains to covers. Light stains to some parts of rear endpapers and top edge of text block. Contents very good. Dustwrapper has a faded spine and is edge creased near the spine. Price-cut with small price sticker near top of front flap.

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IN SEARCH OF THE EIDER
Written by Peter M. Driver. Illustrated by David Bygott.
Stock no. 1605299
Published by The Saturn Press. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and line drawings. A fascinating account of the author's experiences during two expeditions to the remote Canadian Arctic. Spine bumped. Wrapper is browned, with text to spine faded.

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MY LORD BUNTER
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1501591
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the Magnet. Issue Nos. 1556-1559, 1457-1460. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine. Corners lightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge creased with a partially faded spine. Price-cut with revised price sticker to front flap.

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WING-TIPS
Written by Roland Green. Illustrated by Roland Green.
Stock no. 1605298
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The identification of birds in flight. B/w illustrations. Light foxing, some page corners creased. Wrapper is browned and edge chipped with some loss.

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FINDING NESTS
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1605297
Published by Collins. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book that gives the Why, How, Where and When of finding birds' nests. B/w photos. Light blue cloth. Spine bumped. Some light foxing. Wrapper is grubby to rear panel and has small edge chip.

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AUDUBON'S ELEPHANT
Written by Duff Hart-Davis.
Stock no. 1605296
Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt titles to spine. The story of John James Audubon's epic struggle to publish 'The Birds of America'.

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BUNTER THE PUNTER
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1501590
Published by Howard Baker. 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. The Magnet no. 93. Magnet issue nos. 551, 553-556, 558-561, 563 + 568. Very light bumping to top of spine. A little wear to bottom corners. Some foxing to top text block edge and page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly sunned to spine and a little creased at top of spine. A few fox spots on verso.

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DOCTOR DOLITTLE'S ZOO
Written by Hugh Lofting. Illustrated by Hugh Lofting.
Stock no. 1401907
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1942. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Blue decorated boards, illustrated endpapers. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations throughout. 319pp. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped. Covers are damp stained and faded. Inscription in ink to half title page. Endpapers are browned and a little foxed. Contents generally clean. Pictorial wrapper is browned, with foxing and grubby marks - all edges are worn. A few edge-tears and chips of loss to corners and top and tail of spine.

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WILLIAM MACGILLIVRAY A HEBRIDEAN NATURALIST'S JOURNAL 1817-1817
Written by Robert Ralph.
Stock no. 1605295
Published by Acair Ltd. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. 167 pages. Colour illustrations. Light creasing to spine.

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THE SPECTRE OF ST. JIM'S
Written by Martin Clifford.
Stock no. 1501589
Published by Howard Baker. 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Gem Volume No. 7. Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Top of spine lightly bumped. Dustwrapper has a little edge creasing.

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THE TRUE ANNALS OF FAIRYLAND IN THE REIGN OF KING COLE
Written by Ernest Rhys. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1401906
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1934. Very good condition.

No. 366 of Everyman's Library. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Blind decoration to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine is a little bumped and scuffed to edges. Corners also bumped. A little fading to rear board. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some hinges are cracked. A little foxing mainly to prelims else contents are clean.

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THE GREYFRIARS HOLIDAY ANNUAL 1986
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1501588
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Stories from The Magnet. B/w illustrations. Base of spine bumped. Top corner of rear cover has small crease. Endpapers partially browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper has a little edge creasing and the spine is lightly browned.

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