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WINTER HOLIDAY
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 1318083
Published by Jonathan Cape. 4th 1936. Very good condition.

Green cloth gilt title to spine, embossed title to front cover. B/w illustrations. 359 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Light mark to top edge of front cover. Foxing to contents else clean. Name and date in ink to verso of frontis. Book leans to one side a little
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SWALLOWDALE
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Clifford Webb.
Stock no. 2130260
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1933. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. Later to be illustrated by Ransome. Bumping to spine and corners; small nick to top of spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Name in ink to verso of frontis.
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SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2130035
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1953. Almost very good condition.

Green boards. Gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. Smaller format. 7.5 x 5". 352 pages. Cheap edition. Spine is browned with bumping and a few marks. Some scuff marks to covers. Heavy page edge browning; damp mark to outer page edges.
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SECRET WATER
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129963
Published by Jonathan Cape. 11th 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Swallows and Amazons are busy again, in a book which Explorers and Savages, of whatever age, will enjoy! Green cloth, gilt lettering to spine and blind title to front. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations throughout. 380 pages. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with some edge-chipping and creasing; only a few chips of loss.
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COOT CLUB
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129959
Published by Jonathan Cape. 11th 1944. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind title to front cover. Maps to endpapers. 22 illustrations. 351 pages. Bumping to corners. Grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn with 2" loss to base of spine; grubby.
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SWALLOWS & AMAZONS
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Clifford Webb.
Stock no. 2129907
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1934. Almost very good condition.

New Illustrated Edition. Green cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. Pictorial endpapers, b/w illustrations. Later to be illustrated by Arthur Ransome. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges; a little fraying to cloth along one edge. Marks to covers. Joint next to half-title page is cracked. Foxing; mostly to outer page edges.
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SWALLOWDALE
Written by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129617
Published by Jonathan Cape. 2008. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Type-reset. Green boards, gilt title to spine, blind title to front. Gilt publisher vignette to base of spine. Cream and green endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 453 pages. ISBN: 9780224606325. Reprint. Corners are bumped. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tears and chips to corners.
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GREAT NORTHERN?
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129407
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 351 pages. Bumping to a couple of corners. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn with some creasing; minimal loss at corners.
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PIGEON POST
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2129046
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Pictorial endpapers of the Hill Country. B/w illustrations. Some fading to cover edges. A little bowing to front cover. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby and scuffed with creasing; some chipping and a few tears/nicks, but minimal loss.
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OLD PETER'S RUSSIAN TALES
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Dmitri Mitrokhin.
Stock no. 2128937
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 7 colour plates. Black and white decorations to text. viii + 334 pages. Some spotting to covers. A few light marks and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine; some loss to top and tail of spine and a couple of corners; a few tears; some creasing.
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THE SWALLOWS & AMAZONS ADVENTURES (6 VOLUME SET)
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome; Nancy Blackett.
Stock no. 1816941
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Boxed set of 6 of the 'Swallows & Amazons' titles: Swallows and Amazons; Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go To Sea; The Picts and the Martyrs. Contained in publisher's slipcase, just lightly scuffed.
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ROD AND LINE
Written by Arthur Ransome; Sergei Aksakov.
Stock no. 2125301
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1929. Almost very good condition.

Essays, together with Aksakov on fishing. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w frontis. Browned spine has small tear to cloth at top. A few marks to covers. Name to front pastedown and inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. A few marks to page margins.
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