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THE POPULAR PLAY BOOK
Written by Sheila Stuart; et al.
Stock no. 427544
Published by The Children's Press. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Yellow pictorial boards and spine. Front cover shows pixie blowing a trumpet. First Story is "Green Cave Adventure" by Sheila Stuart. Colour plates. B/w illustrations. Stories, puzzles and games. Spine and corners bumped. Small splits to top and tail of spine at both sides. Gift inscription in ink on front endpaper. Contents are generally clean and tight, apart from the odd foxspot. Pictorial wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with some amount of loss to top of spine and browned.

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MERRY STORIES FOR CHILDREN
Written by Ierne L. Plunket; Margaret Baker; Thora Stowell; et al.
Stock no. 426525
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards, colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story is 'The Witch's Cottage' by Ierne L. Plunket. Board edges worn, a few corners bumped. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Some light browning to verso of frontis. A few light foxspots to contents. Contents are tight. A little chipping to edges of wrapper, with some foxing and grubby marks - but nice and complete!

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NO MORE SCHOOL?
Written by Valerie Bierman; Vivien Alcock; Douglas Hill; Robert Swindells; et al.
Stock no. 425826
Published by Methuen. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A New Collection of School Stories, edited by Valerie Bierman. Grey boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0416157025. SIGNED by editor, with inscription on title page.

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SUPER SPORTS 25 YEARS OF CLASSIC MID-ENGINE LE MANS COUPES
Written by John Allen; Ian Bamsey; et al.
Stock no. 485116
Published by Foulis; Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Celebrating 25 years of spectacular, sometimes dangerously so, high speed racing by some of the most beautiful and potent cars ever to have graced the circuits of the world. Large format. B/w and some colour photos. ISBN: 0854296891.

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LISTED BUILDINGS
Written by Roger W. Suddards; et al.
Stock no. 574499
Published by Sweet & Maxwell. 1988. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The law and practice of historic buildings, ancient monuments and conservation areas. Second Edition. 307 pages includes index. ISBN: 0421381302. Wrapper slightly rubbed at corners.

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FLYING ADVENTURES
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Stanley Orton Bradshaw; et al..
Stock no. 561097
Published by John Hamilton. 1st 1936. Slightly better than very good condition.

A collection of stories edited by W.E. Johns, including 3 stories by him. Pictorial boards. 4 b/w plates, 6 colour plates plus other b/w illustrations. 248 pages. A lovely bright copy. Very pale foxing to verso of plates and very light browning to page margins.

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FLYING STORIES
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 561098
Published by John Hamilton. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

A collection of stories edited by W.E. Johns, including 4 stories by him. Pictorial boards. 4 b/w plates, 6 colour plates plus other b/w illustrations. 248 pages. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Rear cover a little grubby. A few pale foxspots and light browning to page pages. A lovely copy of this scarce title.

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FLYING STORIES
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 571263
Published by John Hamilton. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

A collection of stories edited by W.E. Johns, including 4 stories by him. Pictorial boards. 4 b/w plates, 6 colour plates plus other b/w illustrations. 248 pages. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Covers scuffed. All plates present. Light page browning else contents clean.

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THE ARTIFICIAL CARDIAC PACEMAKER
Written by H.J.th. Thalen; et al.
Stock no. 683487
Published by Van Gorcum. 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An historical outline of developments in the field of electrical cardiac stimulation and ten different stimulation systems distinguished. 3rd edition. B/w photos. 359 pages includes index. ISBN: 9023201582. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper creased at edges with some tears and slight loss.

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QUARTERLY PAPERS ON ARCHITECTURE VOLUME III
Written by John Weale; Owen B. Carter; et al.
Stock no. 567216
Published by John Weale. 1st 1845. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. Coloured lithographs plus b/w illustrations in the text. Subjects include - Headbourn Worthy Church, Hampshire; Stained or Painted Glass From Winchester Cathedral. Ancient English Gothic Aritecture. All plates present. In modern binding. REDUCED FROM £110.

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CATALOGUS FAUNAE GRAECIAE
Written by W. Bauer; et al.
Stock no. 696749
1st 1969. Almost very good condition.

Pars II Aves. Text in German. Cream card wraps. Front joint split. Covers in protective film. Some pencil ticks to contents.

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MY CHOICE
Written by Elizabeth Gould; J.D. Westwood; et al. Illustrated by Barbara C. Freeman; Robert Aitchen; et al..
Stock no. 569001
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1952. Almost very good condition.

An anthology of short stories the first of which is 'Dawn and Moonlight' by Gould. Blue cloth spine, front coveer shows boy & girl with dog on top of a hill. Colour plates plus b&w illustrations. Spine faded. Edges worn. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A few marks to contents. Rear board grubby.

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