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MOTORCARS
Written by Philip A. Turner.
Stock no. 1817377
Published by Temple Press. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The "Power and Speed" Series for Boys. The fascinating story of how the motorcar came to be invented, how it works and how motoring and motorcars have developed through the years. Cloth boards. B/w photos and illustrations. Foxing to top edge of text block and endpapers. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is browned and edge-rubbed/creased.
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JENNINGS IN PARTICULAR
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 2129499
Published by Collins. 1st 1968. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, red title to spine. 4 b/w full-page illustrations. 192 pages. Top edge red. Light browning along cover edges. Wrapper is price-cut with light edge-creasing; a few small grubby marks.
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POOR JACK
Written by Captain Frederick Marryat. Illustrated by Clarkson Stanfield.
Stock no. 2129492
Published by Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans. 1st 1840. Very good condition.

Dark blue leather spine and corners, raised bands to spine, gilt titles and borders. Blue cloth boards. B/w plates and illustrations. All edges gilt. Leather spine is faded, with a few small chips of wear. Small splash mark to rear cover. Bookplate to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to title page. Foxing/spotting to some pages.
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WILLIAM-THE DICTATOR
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2129475
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 3rd 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. A couple of small fade marks to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears; 1-2" semi-circle of loss to bottom of rear panel; some grubby and browned marks.
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BIGGLES GOES TO WAR
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Martin Tyas.
Stock no. 2129467
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards. Gilt title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Edge-wear to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Small crack to rear joint. Wrapper is creased with large repaired tear to front panel; loss to base of spine and a couple of corners.
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BIGGLES AND THE PIRATE TREASURE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2129460
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Scottie dog design blue boards, with red scottie dogs to spine. 6 colour plates. A feast of danger and adventure with Biggles & Co. Browning to spine. Page edges are also browned; margin marks to page 108/109. Wrapper is heavily browned to spine; some chipping and creasing; a little loss.
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WILLIAM THE BOLD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2129459
Published by George Newnes Limited; Dymock's Book Arcade Ltd.. 1st AUSTRALIA 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Australian Edition. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 248 pages. Some spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed, especially to spine, which also has a tear hole, with loss to middle.
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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2129433
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Bumping along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some wear and a few small nicks.
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BILLY BUNTER BUTTS IN
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 2129410
Published by Charles Skilton Ltd.. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black titles to front and spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 234 pages plus adverts to rear. Damp staining to early pages (including frontis). Corner tip of title page has been torn off. Foxing. Wrapper is dulled and grubby to spine, with edge-creasing and chipping; minimal loss; tape repairs to verso.
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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2129409
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Bumping to spine. A few marks to covers. Browning and spotting to outer page edges and marks to a few page margins internally. Wrapper is faded to spine; what appears to be some damp markings; chipping and loss to corners; surface paper damage to front and rear panel.
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BILLY BUNTER THE BOLD
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1317687
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition.

Blue boards, dark blue titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, spine browned. Some slight surface paper loss to pastedowns (from removal of small pieces of tape). Some titles unerlined on reverse of half-title page. Foxing throughout.
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THE BANISHING OF BILLY BUNTER
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1317686
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1956. Very good condition.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 223 pages. Spine bumped and slightly faded. A few light marks to covers. Name and date to front free-endpaper. Slight paper loss to pastedowns (removal of small pieces of tape). 'x' marked against titles on reverse of half-title page. Foxing, mainly to textblock.
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