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WILLIAM AGAIN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131341
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 18th 1931. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles to front cover and spine. B/w illustrations. 253 pages. Bumping to couple of corners. Some fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chips; a few nicks of loss.

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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131340
Published by George Newnes Limited. 7th 1924. Good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 254 pages. B/w illustrations. Damp staining, especially to rear cover; chipping to rear side of spine, with loss. Damp marks to some page edges. Wrapper has front flap torn off, but is still present; damp marked with fading/browning; chipping and some loss.

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WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131339
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 11th 1938. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Foxing throughout. Small name ink stamp to top of half-title page. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; grubby marks; some loss.

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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131337
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. Crease to spine. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and grubby with tears and chips; some loss; also has damp marking. A few tape repairs to verso.

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JUST WILLIAM - THE STORY OF THE FILM
Written by Richmal Crompton.
Stock no. 2131335
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth covers. Includes the script of the film. 248 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading/browning to spine. Couple of small ink numbers to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some margins. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; loss to top and tail of spine and corners; faded to spine and edges.

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WILLIAM THE GOOD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131334
Published by George Newnes Limited. 14th 1939. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Spine is faded, with wear. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and marks. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.

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WILLIAM'S HAPPY DAYS
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131333
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 3rd 1932. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles on front cover and spine. Orginally published in 1930, this is the Cheap Edition. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. A little mottling from offsetting to covers. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped with some loss; repaired to verso with magic tape.

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HUDSON BAY
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Bayard; et al..
Stock no. 2131243
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1886. Good condition.

Or Everyday Life in the Wilds of North America. Red pictorial cloth with gilt and black titles and decorations. B/w illustrations by various artists from sketches by the author. Floral decorated endpapers. 367 pages. Splitting to cloth at top and tail of spine, with fraying. Scuffing and some marks to edges. Corners are bumped. Covers have grubby marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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BIGGLES FLIES NORTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Will Narraway.
Stock no. 2131063
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1939. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light brown/orange cloth with brown titles and compass logo to front cover. Title and fir tree to spine (NO author name). Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. 2nd Issue. A little bumping and wear to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and nicks; a little loss to top of spine. Last Biggles title to rear of wrapper is 'Biggles, Secret Agent' - making it a 2nd issue.

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THE GOLDEN GLEANER
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by M. MacKinlay.
Stock no. 2131010
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with yellow titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 272 pages. Spine is faded, small damp mark to corner of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper (some transfer across to wrapper flap).Wrapper is also edge-creased with a few tears and chips, but minimal loss.

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STIRRING STORIES FOR BOYS
Written by Eric Duthie; et al. Illustrated by Ralph Thompson; et al..
Stock no. 2130859
Published by Odhams Books. 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Edited by Duthie. Writers include Anthony Buckeridge, Arthur C. Clarke, Captain W.E. Johns and more. Pale blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping and browning along cover edges and to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some nicks and marks; minimal loss.

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MENHARDOC
Written by George Manville Fenn. Illustrated by C.J. Staniland.
Stock no. 2130854
Published by Blackie & Son. Very good condition.

A story of Cornish nets and mines. New Edition. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 6 b/w plates. 352 pages and 32 page booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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