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ENID BLYTON AN ILLUSTRATED BIBLIOGRAPHY PARTS 1 T0 4
Written by Tony Summerfield.
Stock no. 1321347
Published by Milford Books. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

This is the limited coloured edition - limited to 50 copies. 4 volumes. White pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations throughout. SIGNED. Each copy is signed as follows: Part 1 - Gillian Baverstock (Blyton's Daughter), Barbara Stoney (Blyton's Biographer), Imogen Smallwood (Blyton's Daughter); Part 2 - Norman Wright, Tony Summerfield; Part 3 - Tony Summerfield, Robert Tyndall (Noddy illustrator); Part 4 - Tony Summerfield, Mary Gernat (illustrator). Nos 34 of 50. Also includes a little compliments slip signed by Tony Summerfield. Some light scuff (grubby) marks to lower edges of text blocks, top front corner of part 1 is very slightly nicked.

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FOLIO 50
Written by Paul W. Nash.
Stock no. 1821846
Published by Folio Press. 1st 1997. Very good condition.

Large format. A checklist of the publications of the Folio Society 1947-1996. Grey cloth, gilt on burgundy titles.B/w illustrations, colour plates. 331 pages. Spine browned. Text block grubby. Content clean. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is browned and scuffed.

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ART OF THE NEW NATURALISTS
Written by Peter Marren; Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1821659
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The history of the artwork of the dustwrappers, describing the frantic workings behind the seemingly serene collection of illustrations that have shaped Britain's most iconic natural history series. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Blue endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. ix and 310 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007284719. Light rubbing to board corners. Contents fine.

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CHILDREN'S BOOKS IN ENGLAND
Written by F.J. Harvey Darton.
Stock no. 1320957
Published by Cambridge University Press. 3rd 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

"Five Centuries of Social Life". Third edition revised by Brian Alderson. Brown boards, gilt title and vignette. Beige endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 398 pages. 10 x 7". ISBN: 0521240204. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and just a little rubbed at edges.

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FOLIO 34
Written by John Dreyfus; John Letts.
Stock no. 1320926
Published by Folio Press. 1st 1981. Fine condition.

A checklist of the publications of the Folio Society 1947-1980. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 128 pages. B/w illustrations. Issued without slipcase. Minimal bumping to spine else a fine copy.

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THE ENID BLYTON DOSSIER
Written by Brian Stewart; Tony Summerfield.
Stock no. 1320338
Published by Hawk Books Ltd.. 1st 1999. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Packed with illustrations and information about Blyton books. ISBN: 1899441700. A few tiny indentations to cover edges and slight rubbing at spine and corners. Contents fine.

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FRANK RICHARDS - THE CHAP BEHIND THE CHUMS
Written by Mary Cadogan.
Stock no. 1319703
Published by Viking. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. A book about the life and works of Frank Richards. Full of photgraphs and pictures. 258 pages. 9.5 x 6.25". ISBN: 0670819468.

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THE TOBY TWIRL ADVENTURE BOOKS A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Sheila Hodgetts; Martin Hockley. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 1319643
Published by Toby Twirl Ltd.. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

Hockley, an avid collector himself, has produced this tribute and identification guide to the Toby Twirl books. Green pictorial cardwraps. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0954472004.

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THE NEW RUPERT INDEX
Written by W.O.G. Lofts; D.J. Adley; John Beck.
Stock no. 2133880
Published by John Beck. 2001. Almost very good condition.

Revised and updated by Beck. Large format. Grey card wraps with colour onlay to front. Bibliography of Rupert Bear with b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951733818. Some creasing to corners. A few marks to covers. Annotations internally (pencil).

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WALTER CRANE
Written by Isobel Spencer. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1319488
Published by Macmillan Publishing Co. Inc.. 1st USA 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Beige cloth with gilt title to spine. The first major study of Crane's life and work. With 150 illustrations, 24 in colour. 208 pages. Spine bumped. Browning to cover edges. Old pencil price erased to front free-endpaper else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly browned and worn at edges.

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THE NEW RUPERT INDEX
Written by W.O.G. Lofts; D.J. Adley; John Beck.
Stock no. 1319486
Published by John Beck. 1991. Good condition.

Revised and updated by Beck. Large format. Grey card wraps with colour onlay to front. Bibliography of Rupert Bear with b/w illustrations. ISBN: 095173380X. Covers are grubby and edge worn, small splash mark to top edge of front cover. Some pencil writing to top margin of title-page. Some page corner tips creased. Some pencil annotations and one small piece of text highlighted with a yellow marker.

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