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SAILING
Written by Laurence Sandy. Illustrated by Laurence Sandy.
Stock no. 2130046
Published by Penguin. 1st 1953. Good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 95. Pictorial paperwraps. Oblong format. Covers and pages have vertical crease. Other edge-creasing with some browning and marks. Split to top and tail of spine. Some foxing. A reading copy.
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THE STORY OF MOSES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130045
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1959. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 110 pages. Ex-lib. with many usual markings - ink numbers to spine, Ink stamps to a number of pages; card-holder and tipped-in date list to front. Foxing to outer page edges; some grubby marks, however, contents are generally very good. Wrapper has ink numbers to spine, which is also faded; some chipping and creasing.
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THE ELEANOR FARJEON BOOK
Written by Naomi Lewis; et al. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130044
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A commemorative tribute to a most distinguished writer for children by a group of her fellow authors who have written these stories and poems especially for her memory. Authors include Ainsworth, Avery, Clewes, Godden, Lynch, Mayne, Norton, Reeves, Sutcliff etc. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Introduction by Naomi Lewis. B/w chapter headers by Ardizzone. 184 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is creased with some chips; heavily foxed and browned.
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THE STORY OF PETER PAN
Written by J.M. Barrie; Daniel O'Connor. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
Stock no. 2130043
Published by G. Bell & Sons Ltd.. 1939. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, blind decoration to front cover. Gilt titles. Green and white pictorial endpapers. 8 colour plates + b/w full-page and text illustrations. Retold from the fairy play. Browning to top and tail of spine and cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn with loss and creased; grubby.
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GALLOWAY GAMBLE
Written by John Newsom. Illustrated by Leslie Wood.
Stock no. 2130042
Published by MacGibbon & Kee. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Small damp mark to rear cover. Wrapper is torn and creased with chips and marks; some loss; damp mark to rear panel.
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THE REALM OF FAIRYLAND
Written by W.D. Crufurd. Illustrated by Edith Calvert.
Stock no. 2130041
Published by Elkin Mathews. 1st 1900. Good condition.

Green cloth with dark titles to spine and front cover; gilt vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Damp stain to rear cover. Bumping to cover edges and corners with browning and other marks. Foxing and page creasing throughout. A reading copy.
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LITTLE MISS PINK'S WEDDING
Written by Rodney Bennett. Illustrated by Astrid Walford.
Stock no. 2130039
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.

Pink pictorial boards. The Little Miss Pink Books. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven browning to covers. Some page browning, but illustrations are still beautifully bright!
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GREEN GROW THE RUSHES
Written by Elinor Lyon. Illustrated by Graham Byfield.
Stock no. 2130038
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is bumped; faded to top and tail. Some fading to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing, a few chips, but minimal loss; some grubby marks.
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MUMFIE MARCHES ON
Written by Katharine Tozer. Illustrated by Katharine Tozer.
Stock no. 2130037
Published by John Murray. 1943. Good condition.

Light blue cloth, pink titles and elephant vignettes. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to covers, which are also marked with spotting; fading to title on spine. Bookplate to front endpaper; erased name and date. Page edge browning; a few margin marks. Contents are still generally very good.
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RED FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Marc Simont.
Stock no. 2130036
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st thus 1950. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt lettering and vignette to front cover. 8 colour plates and 10 b/w plates. 364pp. Red/white pictorial endpapers. First published in this edition in 1950. Gilt to spine has started to faded. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some spotting and foxing to covers. Name in colour to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 2130035
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1953. Almost very good condition.

Green boards. Gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. Smaller format. 7.5 x 5". 352 pages. Cheap edition. Spine is browned with bumping and a few marks. Some scuff marks to covers. Heavy page edge browning; damp mark to outer page edges.
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TARKA THE OTTER
Written by Henry Williamson. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2130034
Published by Putnam & Company. 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

School edition. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some uneven fading to cover edges. Bumping. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn and creased, with some bits of loss; foxed and browned.
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