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TOM MERRY'S BEST
Written by Martin Clifford; Frank Richards.
Stock no. 812641
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Gem no. 8. Eight reproductions in facsimile of issues of The Gem 1935-36. ISBN: 0703001612. Front endpaper very lightly marked.

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IN THE HEART OF THE ROCKIES
Written by G.A. Henty.
Stock no. 628937
Published by W. Foulsham & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of adventure in Colorado for boys. The Foulsham Henty Library. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. 223 pages. Slightly abridged. ISBN: 0572009658. Light damp mottling to verso of dustwrapper and covers. Pictorial wrapper is price-cut. Overall, a nice copy.

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SKY HIGH
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 811890
Published by Newnes. 1st 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black title to spine. 251 pages. The First in the Steeley Series, a young adventurer of the skies. REDUCED FROM £800. Two inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Contained in 2nd impression wrapper (only difference from 1st is rear panel book titles). Wrapper has 2cm loss to base of spine and 3 to 7mm loss from top of spine, loss has been diguised by photocopy loosely laid underneath. Front flap has had price-cut - 2cm diameter hole. Rare to find any copy in a dustwrapper.

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MORE ABOUT MANDY
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Ann Kent Robinson.
Stock no. 439879
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Blue/white endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. A second story about the King family. Damp mark to base of rear cover, which is also to corresponding parts of wrapper. Contents are excellent. Pictorial wrapper is price-cut, with damp marking and a couple of pencil words to front panel.

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WITH MOORE AT CORUNNA
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 381320
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles to spine and front board. 12 b/w plates. 384 pages + 32 page booklist. All edges green. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers lightly rubbed. Tiny nick to front edge of spine. Small address sticker and ink stamp to front pastedown. Front joint cracked. Rear endpapers replaced. Light foxing throughout.

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THE BOYS' BOOK OF THE PRESS
Written by Derek Hudson.
Stock no. 811013
Published by Burke Publishing. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Wrapper edge-chipped and a little grubby.

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TOM MERRY'S WEEKLY
Written by Frank Richards; Martin Clifford.
Stock no. 810643
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile of Gem Volume No. 18. Large format. Green boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 070300252X. Light page-edge browning. Two corners bumped.

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CAPTAIN CAIN
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 810259
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1929. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with black titles to spine and front cover and black borders. The Champion Series. B/w frontis. 284 pages. Spine and corners are bumped, with some light wear. A little browning to cover edges. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Pictorial wrapper is edge-torn and chipped in places, with a few small pieces of loss to corners and bottom of rear panel; wrapper is also grubby.

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STANDISH HOLDS ON
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 810143
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1941. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 222 pages. Fading to base of spine. Some white marks to cover edges. Just over 1" piece loss to top of front endpaper. A few hinges are pulled. Pictorial wrapper is heavily taped with yellowing and fragil tape to edges. 1" piece of loss to base of spine. A few other edge-chips/tears to edges of wrapper.

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THE GOOD SHIP GOLDEN EFFORT
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 809973
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1939. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles and black/orange pictures to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 256 pages. SIGNED by author on title page. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Wear to cover edges. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Split next to joint next to title page. frontis is partially detached. A few gatherings ar starting to come a little loose. Foxing to outer page edges and to some page margins internally. One plate (last plate) is missing. REDUCED from £100.

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THE WESTOW TALISMAN
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 809918
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. c1st 1934. Very good condition.

Brown boards with black titles to spine and front cover and b/w picture to spine. 4 b/w plates. 224 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges and some page margins. All plates are present.

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ON THE WINGS OF THE WIND
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 809927
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, black titles. 4 b/w plates. 207 pages. Bumping and wear to covers and corners. Uneven fading to some parts of covers. Browning to outer page edges. All plates are present.

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