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THE FIFTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee; et al..
Stock no. 1318584
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red cloth spine. Gilt titles. Coloured endpapers and illustrations. 192 pages. 10 x 7.5 inches. Spine and corners bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to top and tail of spine and corners. Wrapper is just a little grubby.

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THE ELEVENTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge; Hilda McGavin; Robert MacGillivray; et al..
Stock no. 1318583
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.; Dennis Dobson Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine, orange boards with gilt titles. First story is 'What's Happened to Michael?'.Colour plates and illustrations. Spine bumped. Crossword not done. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with a tape repair on verso. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby.

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RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by D. Brook.
Stock no. 1318582
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis illus. 231 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is foxed, worn and torn to spine and grubby on rear panel.

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NUTSHELL LIBRARY
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1318581
Published by Collins. 1st UK 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Very small format. Set of 4 volumes - "Chicken Soup With Rice", "Pierre", "One Was Johnny" and "Alligators All Around". Cream/peach boards, black titles and vignettes. Colour illustrations. Approx 30 pages to each volume. Contained in a pictorial slip-case. Some very slight grubbiness to dustwrappers. Slipcase is slightly edge rubbed.

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THE SECRET OF THE VILLA ROSA
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1318578
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

When Uncle Joe invites the Buckinghams to stay with him in the romantic medieval town of Orvieto, he little realises the danger he is leading them into... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 157 pages. ISBN: 0001606034. Spine bumped. Pencil erasure mark to front free-endpaper. Some light page corner creases to preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and price-cut.

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MR LEAR: A LIFE OF ART AND NONSENSE
Written by Jenny Uglow. Illustrated by Edward Lear.
Stock no. 1818940
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 2017. Fine condition.

Red cloth spine with gilt title. Pictorial paper boards with gilt title. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780571269549. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Light score mark to rear board.

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THE SILVER BRANCH
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 1818929
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

Introduced by Julia Eccleshare. Grey pictorial cloth with gilt title to spine. Full-page b/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE ISLE OF VOICES AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1818925
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

A selection from The Complete Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson published by The Modern Library, New York in 2002. 14 colour plates including frontispiece. Black cloth with silver and blue blocked design, silver title to spine. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which has a few scuff marks.

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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1818922
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Fine condition.

Red cloth boards, cream titles and illustration of elephant having its trunk pulled by a crocodile to front. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE CHRONICLES OF HARRIS BURDICK
Written by Chris Van Allsburg; et al. Illustrated by Harris Burdick.
Stock no. 1818921
Published by Andersen Press. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

14 amazing authors tell the tales of the illustrations left behind by Harris Burdick. Picotrial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781849394598. Corners of covers lightly rubbed.

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MR. TOMPKINS HAS A BUSY DAY
Written by M. Joyce Davies. Illustrated by M. Joyce Davies.
Stock no. 1818920
Published by Standard Art Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1948. Good condition.

Small oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Delightful colour and b/w illustrations of Mr. Tompkins the wire-haired fox terrier. Board edges rubbed, top & tail of spine worn, rear board scuffed. Endpapers missing. Joints pulled. Some light colouring to b/w illustrations. Fingering to margins. A few closed margin tears.

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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1818919
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Fine condition.

Red cloth boards, cream titles and illustration of elephant having its trunk pulled by a crocodile to front. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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