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JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2127840
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles on spine and front cover. This is the only full-length William book (the others being made up of short stories) and was based on Val Guest's screenplay for the 1947 film of the same name. 264 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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CHAMPION OF THE MAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by H. Gooderham.
Stock no. 2127767
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1938. Good condition.

Blue cloth with sailing ship decoration to front cover and palm tree to spine. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 286 pages. 2nd impression published in same year as first edition. 1* to bottom of half-title page. 2nd issue. Spine is browned with bumping; a little fraying to cloth at top and tail. Bumping and wear to corners. Some marks and foxing to covers. Inscriptions in ink to verso of front endpaper. Frontis has margin nicks and some creasing. Foxing throughout.

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WILLIAM AND THE TRAMP
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2127765
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gold titles to front cover and spine. Gold saluting William on spine. B/w illustrations. 248 pages. Light bumping to spine. Surface paper damage to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is browned to verso with wear along edges and corners; some creasing to top and tail of spine.

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EAGLE ANNUAL 1962
Written by Clifford Makins.
Stock no. 2127275
Published by Longacre Press. 1962. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green spine. Red pictorial boards showing helicopter rescue. Thelwell endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 173 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some pages are loose. Foxing and a few grubby marks. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; large tear to spine; some tape residue.

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WILLIAM AND THE TRAMP
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2127235
Published by George Newnes Limited. 4th 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette of William to front cover. B/w illustrations. 248 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to cover spine and edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; 1" loss to top of spine; other smaller loss along edges etc.

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JENNINGS AND DARBISHIRE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 2127188
Published by Collins. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Jennings receives a printing set! Red boards, black title to spine. 256 pages. Colour frontis. Lengthy address inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; foxed to verso; a few small chips and nicks at corners.

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2127184
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Light browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks; a couple repaired to verso with tiny amount of magic tape.

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THE HOWARD BAKER EASTER OMNIBUS 1978
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126981
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Howard Baker Annual Volume No. 9. Featuring Billy Bunter, Harry Wharton, Tom Merry etc. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001388. Pale browning to cover edges. Light bumping to corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and some browning.

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THE HOWARD BAKER HOLIDAY ANNUAL FOR 1974
Written by Frank Richards; Hilda Richards; et al.
Stock no. 2126980
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Omnibus No. 28. ISBN: 0703000276. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning to cover edges. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with marks to spine.

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THE GREYFRIARS HOLIDAY ANNUAL 1976
Written by Frank Richards; Peter Todd; Martin Clifford; et al.
Stock no. 2126979
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Howard Baker Omnibus Volume. ISBN: 0703000756. Some light browning to cover edges. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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BILLY BUNTER AND THE COURTFIELD CRACKSMAN
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126966
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet volume No. 5. Taken from the Magnet 1929-1930. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Contains Magnet Nos. 1138-1151 inclusive. Includes: Coken's Cracksman, Quelchy's Christmas Present, Billy Bunter's Christmas, Bunter Comes to Stay, The Artful Dodger, The Form Master's Favourite, Wanted by the Police, The Mystery Master, Some Person Unknown, Billy Bunter's Bluff, The Man from Scotland Yard, Goodbye Bunter, The Greyfriars Cracksman, Billy Bunter's Come-Back. Browning to cover edges. Page browning and some foxing. A few grubby marks. Wrapper is browned with edge-creasing and a few nicks.

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ALONZO THE GREAT
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126964
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Seven short stories. Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 20, comprising Magnet Nos 1341-1342 and 1344 to 1348. Ace of Jokers; The Greyfriars Guy; The Greyfriars Strong Man; Alonzo the Great; The Greyfriars Hercules; The Reformer of the Remove; Bunter the Bully. ISBN: 0703000322. Bumping to spine. Browning to cover edges. Grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning and a few marks.

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