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SILVER JACKANORY
Written by Joan Aiken; Helen Cresswell; Dick King-Smith; Tony Robinson; et al. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; et al..
Stock no. 1202908
Published by BBC Books. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

To mark the 25th birthday of BBC TV's Jackanory a group of well-known writers were asked to write a story on the theme of silver... Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 2 stories illustrated by Blake. ISBN: 0563361719. Front joint is cracked. Light page edge browning else contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and grubby, a tiny closed tear to top edge of front panel.
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STORIES FOR BOYS
Written by Harold Avery; J. Grant; A.S. Jackson; et al.
Stock no. 1303304
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1928. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine, front cover shows a red indian with a bow and arrow. 192 pages. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations throughout. First story is "The Secret of Raven Cove" by Harold Avery. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Inscription in ink and removal of small label to front endpaper. Some light foxing else contents clean.
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SUNNYSIDE TALES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1102138
Published by Juvenile Productions Ltd.. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy and girl on barrel in the sea. Colour plates and b/w illustrations, all by the same artist, a few very similar to the style of Arthur Rackham. First story is "John, Topsy and the Raven". Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is torn with some chipping.
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THE UNHAPPY PIG AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Vera Salveta; et al.
Stock no. 1701635
Published by Mellifont Press Limited. Very good condition.

Yellow paperwraps. B/w illustrations. Some foxing. Small tear to front cover.
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TURN AGAIN LANE
Written by Gwendolen Mary Evans. Illustrated by Gwendolen Mary Evans.
Stock no. 448920
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1929. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Stories and verse. Contents very good indeed. Corners worn. Boards marked.
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THE FIVE TO SEVEN TREASURE BOOK
Written by D.M. Prescott; M.E. Procter; et al. Illustrated by Treyer Evans; et al..
Stock no. 631012
Published by Blandford Press. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Edges are worn. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some foxing.
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ANIMAL STORYTIME
Written by Anne Pickstock; et al.
Stock no. 446669
Published by Collins. 1st 1975. Fine condition.

First story is Vernon Vole Loses His Vote. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. An anthology of stories. ISBN: 0001381792.
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THE CHEERY BOOK FOR BOYS & GIRLS
Written by Paul Beaufoy; Violet M. Methley; Josephine Elder; et al.
Stock no. 443867
Published by Lewis's Ltd.. Circa 1930. Very good condition.

Large format. Bright yellow pictorial boards and spine. Front shows boy and girl reading a book. First story is "The Expelling of Jimmie Russle" by Beaufoy. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Covers a bit grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. All plates present. Some foxing.
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THE PICK OF BOYS' STORIES
Written by Percy Dent; Percy F. Westerman; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Rogers; et al..
Stock no. 815682
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1935. Good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour plates + b/w illustrations. First story is 'Gorilla Jim's Pets' by Dent. Edges are worn. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing.
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STORIES FOR BOYS
Written by W.K. Holmes; Percy F. Westerman; et al.
Stock no. 815681
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. First story is 'THe Captain's Cannon' by Holmes. Colour frontis and b/w plates and illustrations. Corners worn. Spine browned. Covers worn. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing.
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STORIES FOR BOYS
Written by W.K. Holmes; Percy F. Westerman; et al.
Stock no. 815683
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. First story is 'THe Captain's Cannon' by Holmes. Colour frontis and b/w plates and illustrations. Corners worn and bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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CELTIC MEMORIES
Written by Caitlin Matthews. Illustrated by Olwyn Whelan.
Stock no. 443074
Published by Barefoot Books. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Retold by Matthews. Includes 12 tales, with notes to rear. ISBN: 1841480967.
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