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JUST LIKE JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 2129840
Published by Collins. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

It is always safe to assume that some disaster will threaten the smooth running of the school routine as soon as Jennings and Darbishire return. However, this time trouble starts on the train journey to the school. Cream boards, dark title to spine. Colour frontis plus 4 b/w illustrations. Some browning to edges. Bumping to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn with loss to top of spine and rear panel.

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WILLIAM CARRIES ON
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2129808
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Some marks and scuffs to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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NAPOLEON OF GREYFRIARS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2129675
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 92. Magnet issue nos. 534, 536, 537, 539, 540, 541, 542, 543, 546, 547 + 548. Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0703002678. Bumping to spine. Browning to a couple of cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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THE IRON HAND AT GREYFRIARS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2129674
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 89. Includes Magnet Issue nos. 842, 845, 847, 849-852. Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Includes: True to his Word (S.E. Austin), Inky's Peril (F.G. Cook), The Secret of the Shark's Tooth (S.E. Austin), Capped for Greyfriars (J.N. Pentelow), The Outcast of the Remove (F.G. Cook), The Iron Hand at Greyfriars (G.R. Samways), peter the Plotter (G.R. Samways). ISBN: 070300249X. A few small knocks to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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BUNTER OUT OF BOUNDS
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 2129660
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition.

Green boards, yellow titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 215 pages. Bumping to spine. A few brown and damp marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Damp marking to edge of rear pastedown and endpaper.

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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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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 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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