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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2133071
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Some fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks; and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is damp marked to verso, with some wrinkling; nicks and chips at edges, but minimal loss.

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BUNTER COMES FOR CHRISTMAS
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1819263
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light blue boards with black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 218 pages. Colour frontis present. Minor foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with slight loss, grubby to rear panel and has 'JF' in ink to spine. Front flap of dustwrapper has tape residue to vertical edge.

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BUNTER KEEPS IT DARK
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1819262
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1960. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, black titles to spine and front cover. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Ex-library with remains of library labels and stamps. Tape marks to boards. Top & tail of spine is split at corners. Vertical surface paper loss to pastedowns where tape has been removed. Closed tear (no loss) to top edge of prelims also affecting the margin of colour frontis. Front endpaper missing. Text block browned with some foxing. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn, loss to base of spine and small library sticker just below '27' on spine. Two lines of tape placed horizontally across the verso of the dustwrapper has bled through and is visible to front of same (mainly to flaps).

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THE JENNINGS REPORT
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 2132832
Published by Collins. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red mottled boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 191 pages. ISBN: 0001621599. A few pale foxspots to endpapers/pastedowns. Ink marks to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper has some browning and edge-creasing; small tear to one corner.

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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2132746
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1946. Very good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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WILLIAM AND THE BRAINS TRUST
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2132745
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1948. Very good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges.

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BLACKIE'S BOYS' ANNUAL
Written by Percy F. Westerman; et al. Illustrated by H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 2132738
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1931. Almost very good condition.

Large format. White cloth spine with dark title and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows cowboy and horse on the prairie. First story is "Rabbit Unwin" by Richard Bird. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; Some scuffing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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THE TROUBLE WITH JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 2132721
Published by Collins. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

According to Mr Wilkins, the trouble with Jennings was due to the fantastic way his mind appeared to work! Grey boards, red title to spine. Coloured frontis, b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Top edge red. Bumping to spine and corners. Some browning along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; tears and chips, a little loss.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2132711
Published by The Children's Book Club. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, black title to spine. 190 pages. Uneven fading/spotting - possible damp to covers, which also has large dent along one edge. Name and address in ink on label stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing. Pages browned. Wrapper is torn and nearly detached all way down one edge; some loss, but front and rear panels are mostly complete.

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TAKE JENNINGS FOR INSTANCE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 2132709
Published by Collins. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Jennings joins the Natural History club. Colour frontis, 4 b/w illustrations. Red boards, black title to spine. 256 pages, top edge red. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some tape repairs to verso; some scuffing and a little loss.

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SPEAKING OF JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 2132708
Published by Collins. 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Mottled grey boards, red titles to spine. 157 pages. ISBN: 0001621165. Pale foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; browning; light edge-creasing.

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JENNINGS AND DARBISHIRE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 2132707
Published by Collins. 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Jennings receives a printing set! Red boards, black title to spine. 256 pages. Colour frontis. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; tears and chips; a little loss.

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