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SWALLOW OF THE SEA
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe. Illustrated by Margaret Dobson.
Stock no. 2127829
Published by Country Life Limited. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with silver titles and decorations. Pages from a Yacht's Log. Includes a few of the author's prose sketches and lyrics plus two short plays, written while cruising in the Sea Swallow. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 159 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing to prelims and edge of textblock. Spine slightly sunned. Contents bright and clean.

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THE SHOEING OF JERRY-GO-NIMBLE AND OTHER DIALECT POEMS
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe; et al. Illustrated by Fred Lawson.
Stock no. 2127301
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Dark yellow/orange cloth with black titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to rear cover. Bookplate and tape marks to front pastedown. Some foxing.

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LILLILOWS
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe. Illustrated by Fred Lawson.
Stock no. 1809543
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1931. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Character sketches in prose and verse. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. Gilt and red title to front cover. Striking two-tone illustrations plus b/w text illustrations. 203 pages with other publications listed at rear. Top edge black, others untrimmed. Spine faded, damp mark to lower edge of front board, Spine frayed at top and tail. Scattered foxspots to contents. Dustwrapper is in two halves with spine missing and loss to edges.

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FAIRINGS
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe. Illustrated by Fred Lawson.
Stock no. 1401438
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth boards. 7.5 x 10". A very appealing book with unusual and interesting colour illustrations. 170pp + ads. Limited to 1000 copies. Spine bumped and faded. Corners bumped. Boards a little marked. Browning to endpapers. Some foxing, Plates clean and bright.

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THE CRANESBILL CARAVAN
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe. Illustrated by Joseph Appleyard.
Stock no. 592298
Published by Dalesman Publishing Company Ltd.. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

An Idyll in Upper Wensleydale. Blue cloth spine, cream pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Wrapper lightly stained and edge-chipped with some loss.

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NIGHTLIGHTS
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe. Illustrated by C. Walton.
Stock no. 326970
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1929. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Blue and white pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. Verses for children. Spine and top edge of covers faded. Some browning to contents. Generally clean.

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