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PEER GYNT
Written by Henrik Ibsen. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 592177
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1936. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Peer Gynt is first and foremost a poetic fantasy, although based on a real person who lived Norway c1800. About his exploits, not much more is known than is found in Asbjornsen's book Norwegian Fairy Tales, in which Peer Gynt's chief exploits lie in the direction of fighting and conqueroring trolls. Admirably depicted by the "Goblin Master" in 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Cream and brown pictorial endpapers. 255 pages. Book: all plates present. Corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Top and tail of spine bumped. Wrapper almost complete but torn with loss.
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THE CRY OF THE ICEMARK
Written by Stuart Hill.
Stock no. 738308
Published by The Chicken House. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A glorious story of how 14 year old Thirrin becomes queen of the Icemark and finds some extraordinary allies. Blue boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 1904442560. SIGNED by the author on title-page. A super copy.
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STONE HEART
Written by Charlie Fletcher.
Stock no. 586901
Published by Hodder Children's Books. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial b/w endpapers. When George breaks the head from the small dragon carving, he awakes an ancient power.... ISBN: 034091162X. A pristine copy.
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SEVEN FOR A SECRET (NEVER TO BE TOLD)
Written by Clive Woodall.
Stock no. 586931
Published by Ziji Publishing; Duckworth. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Glossy pictorial cardwraps. The eagerly awaited sequel to 'One for Sorrow'. ISBN: 0715634135. SIGNED by author, with ink stamp to title page.
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DEEP TROUBLE
Written by Debi Gliori.
Stock no. 586938
Published by Doubleday. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black velvet style covers, with gilt titles and decoration ISBN: 038560629x. SIGNED? by author on title page? A few grubby margin marks.
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FAERIE WARS
Written by Herbie Brennan.
Stock no. 586397
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2003. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An exciting story about the conflict of a group of unscrupulous faeries of the night and some demons. Pictorial boards. ISBN: 0747559449. A superb copy.
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THE AMBER SPYGLASS
Written by Philip Pullman.
Stock no. 736963
Published by Scholastic Children'S Books. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The third and concluding volume of His Dark Materials trilogy. Black boards, gilt titles. 548 pages. ISBN: 0590542443. SIGNED by author on his Raven bookplate which has been stuck to half-title page. Spine and corners bumped, slight rubbing to gilt on front cover, book leans very slightly to one side. Edge of text block ever so slightly fingered. Pictorial wrapper is slightly edge creased with a small closed tear to lower front corner. A nice copy of the first edition.
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THE SUBTLE KNIFE
Written by Philip Pullman.
Stock no. 736956
Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.. 1st USA 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

His Dark Materials Book Two. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, blue boards. 326 pages. ISBN: 0679879250. SIGNED by the author on the authors personalised bookplate which is stuck to the half-title page. Spine slightly bumped at top and tail and corners very lightly rubbed. Corners of pictorial wrapper very slightly rubbed. A super copy of the first US edition.
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THE AMBER SPYGLASS
Written by Philip Pullman.
Stock no. 736957
Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.. 1st USA 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

His Dark Materials Book Three. Brown pictorial boards. 518 pages. ISBN: 0679879269. SIGNED by the author on the author's personalised bookplate which is stuck to the half-title page. Minimal bumping to top and tail of spine. Tiny scratch mark to edge of text block else contents fine. Gold wrapper with circular cut-out on front (to show board below) is very slightly edge rubbed. A super copy of the first US edition.
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THE AMBER SPYGLASS
Written by Philip Pullman.
Stock no. 736968
Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.. 1st USA 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

His Dark Materials Book Three. Brown pictorial boards. 518 pages. ISBN: 0679879269. Spine and corners bumped. Contents fine. Gold wrapper with circular cut-out to front (to see design on front board of book) has a small closed tear to edge of cut-out and is very slightly creased at corners.
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ERAGON
Written by Christopher Paolini.
Stock no. 736960
Published by Paolini International, Llc. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

The privately published true first edition. White pictorial cardwraps. 464 pages. Inheritance Book I. ISBN: 0966621336. SIGNED by author with inscription on half-title page (To: Trevor, May your swords stay sharp! Christopher Paolini). Lower corner tips of front cover and first few pages very slightly worn, also top corner tip of rear cover. A super copy of this very scarce book. REDUCED FROM £850!
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ARTEMIS FOWL THE ARCTIC INCIDENT
Written by Eoin Colfer.
Stock no. 430528
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2002. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0670899631. A few marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Name in ink to top of front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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