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A BOY'S LIFE ABOARD SHIP
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317964
Published by Ward & Lock. Circa 1864. Good condition.

Told by Himself. Blue textured cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w frontis with tissue-guard plus other plates. 202 pages, all edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped, spine split at edges with slight fraying of cloth. Ink name stamps and inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Hinges are cracked and pulled causing contents to be loose. Some light grubby marks to contents.

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NAT THE NATURALIST
Written by George Manville Fenn.
Stock no. 1317953
Published by Blackie & Son. 1st 1883. Good condition.

Or, A Boy's Adventures in the Eastern Seas. Brown pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 two-tone plates. 320 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn, some light scuffing to covers. Front fly-leaf (half-title) has been removed. Stitching pulled causing contents to be a little loose. Foxing to endpapers and catalogue.

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THE EMPIRE ANNUAL FOR BOYS
Written by A.R. Buckland; A.L. Haydon; Henry C. Moore; et al.
Stock no. 1317900
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1917. Very good condition.

Pale green pictorial cloth. 7 colour plates plus 16 b/w plates. 384 pages. First story is "The Frolic of the Spitfire" by Haydon. Spine and corners bumped. Small erasure patch to top corner of front pastedown. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Foxing, mainly to outer page edges.

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THE EMPIRE ANNUAL FOR BOYS
Written by A.R. Buckland; Wolmer Whyte; Tom Bevan; et al.
Stock no. 1317899
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1913. Very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 7 colour plates plus 16 b/w plates. 383 numbered pages. First story is "On the Horse-thieves' Trail" by Whyte. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Front cover is very slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents.

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THE EMPIRE ANNUAL FOR BOYS
Written by A.R. Buckland; Stanley Portal Hyatt; Talbot Baines Reed; F. Whymper; et al.
Stock no. 1317898
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1914. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 7 colour plates plus 16 b/w plates. 383 numbered pages. First story is "The Stone Hippopotamus" by Hyatt. Spine bumped. Tiny indentation to fore-edges of covers. Small mark to rear edge of spine. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents.

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THE EMPIRE ANNUAL FOR BOYS
Written by Alfred Colbeck; A.L. Haydon; Violet M. Methley; et al.
Stock no. 1317897
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1918. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. 7 colour plates plus 16 b/w plates. 320 pages. First story is "Von Katsch's Black Magic" by Colbeck. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing throughout, mainly to page edges. Light page browning.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317871
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Small mark to front free-endpaper (possibly caused by removal of small label), mark transfers through on preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed/worn.

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BILLY BUNTER'S CIRCUS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1317863
Published by Howard Baker. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Magnet nos. 1069 to 1076 incl. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 28. ISBN: 0703000551. Spine faded. Foyles bookshop sticker to front pastedown. Wrapper is lightly edge worn, with some lifting of laminate.

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WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131423
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1926. Fair condition.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 249 pages, with 3 adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. A reading copy only! Splits to sides of spine; some repair. number 6 in white to spine. Damp marks to covers and some page edges. Rear joint is cracked; old tape marks. Foxing throughout.

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JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131421
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine is faded in places with some bumping. Hinge next to half-title page is pulled. Foxing; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded and creased with tears and chips; some loss, including surface paper damage to front panel.

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WILLIAM-THE SHOWMAN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131419
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 3rd 1938. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 253 pages. A few marks to covers. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown; can see inscription through it. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss; damp marks; tape repairs to verso.

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WILLIAM-THE BOLD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131417
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 2nd 1952. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Number 27 in the 'William' series. Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette to front cover. 248pp. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine; chip to top. Marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Page browning; some foxing. Wrapper is creased and marked with tears and chips; some loss; repairs to verso with magic tape.

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