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BLACKIE'S BOYS' ANNUAL
Written by Richard Bird; Percy F. Westerman; et al. Illustrated by H.M. Brock; D.L. Mays; et al..
Stock no. 814185
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Front cover shows man dressed in white on a horse, riding through what looks like a tea plantation. First story is 'Martingale's Move' by Westerman. Colour and b/w plates. Spine and edges are worn. Covers grubby. Small chip to rear cover onlay. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. 1 plate has 1" closed tear. All plates present. Front joint cracked.
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THE BOYS' BUDGET
Written by Percy F. Westerman; Hamish Rankin; et al. Illustrated by H.M. Brock; Rowland Hilder; et al..
Stock no. 813796
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1939. Good condition.

Front cover shows boys in school uniforms with one at front throwing and catching a cricket bat. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. First story is 'Bluff-and a Lucky Shot' - by Westerman. Edges worn. Covers rubbed. White label and inscription to front pastedown. Light foxing.
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YOUNG ENGLAND VOL. XXXIII
No author listed.
Stock no. 813786
Published by The Pilgrim Press. 1912. Good condition.

Large format. Pictorial binding. Thirty-third annual volume for 1911-12. Rebacked with original spine laid down. Some tears and a little loss to original spine and cloth corners.
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YOUNG ENGLAND VOL. XXXIII
No author listed.
Stock no. 813790
Published by The Pilgrim Press. 1912. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial binding. Thirty-third annual volume for 1911-12. Spine and corners are bumped. Pages browned.
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THE BOYS' BUDGET
Written by Percy F. Westerman; et al. Illustrated by Ernest Prater; et al..
Stock no. 813799
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1926. Good condition.

Pictorial covers showing boys at campsite cooking food. First story is 'The Isle of Red Terror' by Westerman. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Edges are very worn. Covers grubby. Name in ink to front endpaper.
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SKY HIGH
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 813617
Published by Newnes. Circa 1936. Almost very good condition.

The First in the Steeley Series, a young adventurer of the skies. Orange cloth with black title to spine. 251 pages. Covers are unevenly faded. Corners bumped. Front and rear joints are a little cracked. Some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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THE PLOTTERS OF ST. JIM'S
Written by Martin Clifford; Frank Richards.
Stock no. 381812
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Gem volume no. 15. Large format. Green boards wit gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0703002341. Spine and corners bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at spine and corners.
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THE SCOUT VOLUME XV FOR 1920
Written by Percy F. Westerman; et al.
Stock no. 812804
Published by C. Arthur Pearson Ltd.. 1920. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth. Large format. September 1919 to July 1920 issues. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. Top of spine split for 2". Corners and spine are worn and frayed. Front joint cracked. Damp mark to top of prelims.
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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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