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WILLIAM'S TREASURE TROVE
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1323691
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition.

Green boards, gilt titles. 192 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers partly browned. Foxing to textblock.

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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1323690
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Some margin marks and small piece missing from one margin.

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BOYS OWN PAPER SUMMER NUMBER FOR 1887
Written by G.A. Hutchison; et al. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse; et al..
Stock no. 1824198
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1887. Almost very good condition.

Edited by G.A.Hutchison, stories by numerous authors. First item (a poem) is 'A Holiday Discovery' by Somerville Gibney. Blue & white pictorial paper wraps. Staple binding. B/w Frontis by Alfred Pearse plus numerous b/w illustrations by multiple people throughout. Adverts to front and rear. Staples rusty and bleeding therefore binding is a little fragile especially for the covers. Spine is worn with a little loss. Covers are browned. A few marks mainly to margins but overall a good copy for a magazine of this age!

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BIGGLES BREAKS THE SILENCE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1323593
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver titles and vignette. 8 blue & white full page illustrations, other b/w illustrations. 191 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Heavy foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some loss and grubby to rear panel.

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THE ROVER BOOK FOR BOYS 1959
No author listed.
Stock no. 1323569
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1959. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial front board shows 2 aeroplanes, one crashed in the show and the other flying over the mountains. Also a couple of birds of prey being shot at with arrows from the ground. First story is 'When The Red Tide Flows'. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Some light marks to page margins. Small margin tears to a couple of pages. Light page browning else contents clean.

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BILLY BUNTER'S OWN
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1323521
Published by Oxonhoath Press. 1957. Almost very good condition.

Front cover shows 'Billy Bunter goes sailing'. 1st Story is 'The disappearance of Billy Bunter'. B/w illustrations. No. 4. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Slight lifting of laminate at spine edges. Some light foxing.

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BILLY BUNTER'S OWN
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1323520
Published by Oxonhoath Press. 1959. Very good condition.

Red glazed pictorial boards, front cover shows Bunter hunting. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis piece. First story 'Was it Bunter?'. No. 6. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Laminate at spine edges has slightly lifted. Contents are lightly browned, large foxspots to endpapers.

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THE SCARLET HAND
Written by Charles Gilson. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1323465
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Circa 1910. Very good condition.

Being the adventures of Travers Humphreys and his friend, Jack Haliday, together with authenticated facts in connection with the Secret Society of the Scarlet Hand, and some mention of Jugatai, the Tartar. Blue pictorial cloth. 3 colour plates. 304 pages. Spine bumped. Foxing throughout. Light stain to fore-edge of textblock.

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BIGGLES DELIVERS THE GOODS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1323463
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hampton library edition. Grey boards with black titles to spine. B/w text illustrations. Spine very slightly bumped and faded. Light foxing to textblock. Tiny piece of loss to lower edge of one page (119). Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and a little scuffed on rear panel.

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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1323457
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette of William to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Page browning and some foxing to contents. A few small margin tears and a tiny chip from margin of one page. Price-cut wrapper is edge creased and slightly worn with some loss at top of spine.

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NO REST FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1323439
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. Colour plates. Minimal bumping to top of spine. Endpapers partly browned. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is a little rubbed at spine and corners, very slightly grubby to rear panel.

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BIGGLES IN THE ORIENT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1323437
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles to front and spine. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 179 pages. Spine slightly bumped, a couple of small, light marks to covers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper has tears which have been repaired on verso and is just a little grubby to spine and rear panel.

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