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A ROVING COMMISSION
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by William Rainey.
Stock no. 1322066
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1900. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 12 b/w plates. 383 pages + 32 page booklist. Subtitled "Or Through The Black Insurrection of Hayti". First edition published in 1899 but dated 1900. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby and marked. Joints cracked. All plates present, tear to one plate has been repaired on verso. Some minor page margin repairs. Light foxing and page browning. Hinges pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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WILLIAM AND THE TRAMP
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2136105
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. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips; some scuffs to rear panel, which also has small edge-tear.

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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2136091
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tear to one corner; some foxing and browning.

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CHORISTERS' CAKE
Written by William Mayne. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
Stock no. 1321911
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Peter Sandwell rebels against being expected to conform to the rules and customs of the cathedral choir school. Brown cloth, silver title to spine. 160 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Name and address in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. Contents clean with a slight musty smell. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to spine and corners and slightly grubby to rear panel.

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WILLIAM THE BAD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1321910
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1963. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette to front cover. 188 pages. Abridged edition. 20th impression. Covers bumped at edges. Foxspots to contents. Duswrapper is edge worn and creased, grubby to rear panel and slight loss to spine and corners.

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THE BANISHING OF BILLY BUNTER
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1321902
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 2nd 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 223 pages. Spine slightly bumped. A small spot to textblock. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, a little grubby to rear panel and slightly darkened to spine.

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LORD BILLY BUNTER
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1321901
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, dark red titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 224 pages. Minimal bumping to spine. Some slight marking to textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with new price printed above, is slightly edge rubbed and a little grubby to rear panel.

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BUNTER OUT OF BOUNDS
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1321899
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, yellow titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 215 pages. Spine and corners bumped. A few small marks to covers. Some blue biro writing to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with old tape marks on verso (showing through to the other side a little), top and tail of spine slightly faded.

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BILLY BUNTER'S BARRING-OUT
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1321897
Published by Charles Skilton. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped, slight rubbing to cover edges. Ink writing to front free-endpaper. Light foxing. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with some loss at spine. Old tape marks to verso of wrapper (showing through to otherside a little).

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BILLY BUNTER THE BOLD
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1321896
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1954. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, dark blue titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Endpapers partly and very lightly browned else contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, slightly faded to spine.

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BILLY BUNTER'S CHRISTMAS PARTY
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1321895
Published by Charles Skilton Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. 245 pages plus 5 page publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped. Book leans to one side a little. Inscription in ink and some small biro writing to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and prelims. Top edge of textblock is dusty. Price-cut dustwrapper is worn with loss and extensive tape repairs, also grubby.

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BUNTER THE SPORTSMAN
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1321894
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 214 pages. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to prelims, rear endpapers and textblock. Name and address in various formats (green biro, black biro and two ink stamps) to front free-endpaper ("no.7" also written below these). Dustwrapper is edge worn, faded to spine, grubby to rear panel and a bit foxed.

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