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THE BOYS' AND GIRLS' ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by John R. Crossland; J.M. Parrish; C. Bernard Rutley; et al. Illustrated by Harry Rountree; T.H. Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 697964
Published by Odhams Press Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt titles. Colour pictorial onlay showing aeroplane over the desert. Colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story "Rendezvous Creek". A few foxspots to endpapers. Wrapper edge-torn with some loss.

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AIR STORIES
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 565425
Published by The Ace Publishing Company. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

By "Flight-Lieutenant". Red cloth spine with black title, pictorial front cover showing bi-plane and ship. 4 colour and 4 b/w plates. 248 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Lower corner of front cover has been nibbled away, lower corner of rear cover worn. Covers beautifully bright. Front endpaper is missing. Light browning to outer page edges, a few foxspots to contents else exceptionally bright and clean.

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THE CAPTAIN VOL XXIX
Written by P.G. Wodehouse; Percy F. Westerman; et al.
Stock no. 565446
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1913. Good condition.

April to September 1913. A magazine for boys and "old boys". Burgundy cloth, gilt titles. Colour folding frontis B/w illustrations. All edges gilt. "Aldershot, 1913" by P.G.Wodehouse. Spine chipped at bottom and small tear at top. Corners worn. Covers scuffed. Name stamp to front endpaper. A small tear to fold of frontis. Page edges lightly browned. Clear sellotape repair to first hinge.

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ECOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF THE MINERAL NUTRITION OF PLANTS
Written by I.H. Rorison; et al.
Stock no. 553707
Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications. 1st 1969. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A symposium of the British Ecological Society 1968. 484 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0632056606. Wrapper spine browned.

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HITLER'S ROUTE TO BAGDAD
Written by Barbara Ward; et al. Illustrated by J.F. Horrabin.
Stock no. 554401
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1939. Good condition.

Red cloth. Prepared for the International Research Section of the Fabian Society. Maps by Horrabin. Endpapers foxed else contents very good. Covers badly discoloured and worn.

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ANATOMY OF WALES
Written by R. Brinley Jones; F.V. Emery; Prys Morgan; et al.
Stock no. 673790
Published by Gwerin Publications. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Geography, history, society, economy, industry and religion. Purple cloth. gilt titles to spine. ISBN: 0903453002.

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ANATOMY OF WALES
Written by R. Brinley Jones; F.V. Emery; Prys Morgan; et al.
Stock no. 694536
Published by Gwerin Publications. 1st 1972. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Geography, history, society, economy, industry and religion. Purple cloth. gilt titles to spine. ISBN: 0903453002.

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DICKENS' DREAM CHILDREN
Written by Mary Angela Dickens; et al. Illustrated by Harold Copping; et al..
Stock no. 675939
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The Golden Treasury Library. Red cloth. Gilt title to spine. Large pictorial onlay to front cover. 6 colour plates. Spine bumped. Endpapers lightly browned. Contents bright. Wrapper is grubby and small piece missing to top of spine.

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THE SUNBIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by C.J. Skead; Cecily M. Niven; et al. Illustrated by John Perry.
Stock no. 663771
Published by South Africa Bird Book Fund. 1st 1967. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w illustrations. Also the Sugarbirds, the White-Eyes and the Spotted Creeper. A comprehensive monograph. Complete with gramaphone record. Wrapper corners slightly rubbed and very slightly grubby to rear.

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THE SUNBIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by C.J. Skead; Cecily M. Niven; et al. Illustrated by John Perry.
Stock no. 692095
Published by South Africa Bird Book Fund. 1st 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w illustrations. Also the Sugarbirds, the White-Eyes and the Spotted Creeper. A comprehensive monograph. Gramaphone record missing. Wrapper front slightly yellowed. Small stain to base of wrapper spine.

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SPORT AND ADVENTURE
Written by Jack Gee; et al.
Stock no. 569224
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine. Green pictorial boards showing boy with hockey stick. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. First story is "The Sporting Sportsmaster". Very light foxing to endpapers. Wrapper edge-chipped.

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ENGLISH BOTANY OR COLOURED FIGURES OF BRITISH PLANTS VOLUME XVI
Written by James Edward Smith; et al. Illustrated by James Sowerby; et al..
Stock no. 677822
1849. Fair condition.

Three-quarter black leather binding. 94 hand-coloured plates.The Descriptions, Synonyms and places of growth. Volume XVI. Front board detached. Two thrids of backstrip missing, corners worn. Pencil annotation througout. Rear board almost detached. Some damp cricking of pages and a couple of light damp marks to pages. All plates present. REDUCED FROM £420.

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