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JOURNEY TO THE CENTRE OF THE EARTH
Written by Jules Verne. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 1816326
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition.

Translated by Butcher, Introduced by Crichton. Pictorial boards. Full page colour plates to contents. 230 pages. Contained in a near fine blue slipcase.

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TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson; Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Sterling Hundley.
Stock no. 2125726
Published by Folio Society. 2014. Fine condition.

Large format. Brown pictorial cloth, silver title to spine. Cream pictorial endpapers. 230 pages. Colour illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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THE COCKPIT FLYING ADVENTURES FOR YOUNG PILOTS
Written by W.E. Johns; Arch Whitehouse; Rudolf Stark; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 2125672
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Flying Adventures For Young Pilots. Large format. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vigette of a plane to front cover. Eight coloured plates by Bradshaw, other illustrations by Leigh. Johns story is "The Ace of Spades". Spine is bumped and faded with browning. Front cover is a bit bowed, with fading to edges. Rear cover also has fading to edges. Page browning.

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COOT CLUB
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2125439
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1944. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps of the Nofolk Broads. Some b/w illustrations. 352 pages. Light bumping along a couple of cover edges. Some grubby margin marks.

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THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
Written by Mark Twain. Illustrated by Harry Brockway.
Stock no. 2125425
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Fine condition.

Black spine with silver title. Black decorated boards. Introduction by Colin Ward. Wood engravings. Contained in better than very good slip case.

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2125180
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with piece of loss to top of spine, a few other smaller pieces of loss to corners.

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TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA
Written by Jules Verne. Illustrated by W.J. Aylward.
Stock no. 2125091
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1941. Slightly better than very good condition.

Scribner Illustrated Classics Series. Dark cloth with gilt title to spine; large pictorial onlay to front cover. 4 colour plates. Spine is a bit browned. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are excellent.

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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by Sara Hawks Sterling. Illustrated by Rowland Wheelwright.
Stock no. 2125029
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1936. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine, black titles. Pictorial front cover shows two merry men fighting on a wooden bridge. Colour plates. Spine a bit faded with a few marks. Wear and chipping along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins.

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THE BATTLE AND THE BREEZE OR THE FIGHTS AND FANCIES OF A BRITISH TAR
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 1815945
Published by James Nisbet. 1882. Very good condition.

Small format. Green decorative cloth. Colour pictorial onlay. B/w frontis. School prize plate to front pastedown. One or two minor marks to contents. Overall a very nice copy.

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ADVENTURE BOUND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Douglas Relf.
Stock no. 2124928
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette.B/w illustrations. 118 pages. Panther Library. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and tears/chips; minimal loss; faded to spine.

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THE SECRET SEVEN LIBRARY (16 BOOKS)
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 2124910
Published by Hodder Children's Books. Circa 2015. As new condition.

Card wraps. Meet Peter, Janet, Jack, Barbara, Pam, Colin, George and Scamper the dog. Together they are the Secret Seven - ready to solve any mystery, any time! Contains all 15 adventures along with 'Short Story Collection'. ISBN: 9781444931242. Still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! Contained in card slip case that has just some light bumping to a couple of corners. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2124906
Published by Jonathan Cape. 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Edition, type re-set. Green boards with gilt title to spine and blind title to cover. Endpapers are maps. 374 pages. ISBN: 022460631X. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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