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GHOST STORIES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Barnett Freedman.
Stock no. 1320570
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1960. Very good condition.

Grey cloth, red decorations. Two-tone lithographs. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Slipcase missing.

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CASTAWAYS OF THE FLYING DUTCHMAN
Written by Brian Jacques. Illustrated by Ian Schoenherr.
Stock no. 2133892
Published by Puffin Books. 1st proof 2001. Good condition.

Paperwraps. Uncorrected advance proof copy. Limited to 400 copies. The story of the boy and his dog who were trapped aboard the ghost ship The Flying Dutchman. ISBN: 0670899259. SIGNED by author to title page. This is Copy No. 96. Heavy creasing to front cover and first few pages - some tears; some grubby marks.

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THE ANGEL'S COMMAND
Written by Brian Jacques. Illustrated by David Elliot.
Stock no. 1319398
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The rip-roaring sequel to Castaways of the Flying Dutchman. Turquoise boards, gilt title to spine. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0670913235. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Pale page browning to contents.

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CASTAWAYS OF THE FLYING DUTCHMAN
Written by Brian Jacques. Illustrated by Ian Schoenherr.
Stock no. 1319397
Published by Viking. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w vignettes to text. The story of the boy and his dog who were trapped aboard the ghost ship The Flying Dutchman. ISBN: 0670899259. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Light page browning.

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THE GHOSTS WHO WERE NEARLY FORGOTTEN
Written by M. Golden; A. Golden.
Stock no. 1315686
Published by Max Parrish And Co Ltd. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The friendliest family of ghosts nearly lose their home.... Oblong format. Grey boards, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 36 pages. Illustrated throughout. Light fingering to endpapers. Musty smell to contents which are otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is a little grubby and edge worn with two large tears to front panel.

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THE MASTER OF THE FALLEN CHAIRS
Written by H.M.Enry Porter.
Stock no. 1304866
Published by Orchard Books. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Iggy Ma-Tuu Clava and Kim must discover the secrets of the curse which lies in a painting by the Master of the Fallen Chairs.... Black boards with gilt titles and vignettes. 374 pages. Blue endpapers. ISBN: 9781846166242. SIGNED by author to title page along with a short hand-written extract and a large doodle of a spider ghost.

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THE RETURN OF PETER GRIMM
Written by David Belasco. Illustrated by John Rae.
Stock no. 383810
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

A harrowing ghost story, novelised from the play. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine, large pictorial onlay to front cover. 344 pages. 3 colour plates (tissue-guard to frontis). Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Cover edges rubbed. A few small ink spots to rear cover and small dent to edge. Some scuffing to pictorial onlay. Grubby fingermark to margin of title-page and a few other margins. Ink stamp (Eastern Oregon State Hospital) to illustrations contents page. Contents generally clean.

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THE RETURN OF PETER GRIMM
Written by David Belasco. Illustrated by John Rae.
Stock no. 383556
Published by Grosset & Dunlap. Very good condition.

A harrowing ghost story, novelised from the play. Red cloth with black title to spine, large pictorial onlay to front cover. 344 pages. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear to base of spine. Spine faded. Some light scuffing to pictorial onlay. Front free-endpaper is slightly browned else contents clean.

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THE ANGEL'S COMMAND
Written by Brian Jacques. Illustrated by David Elliot.
Stock no. 594871
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2003. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The rip-roaring sequel to Castaways of the Flying Dutchman. Turquoise boards, gilt title to spine. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0670913235.

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GREEN WILLOW'S SECRET
Written by Eileen Dunlop.
Stock no. 378809
Published by Blackie Children's Books. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A powerful and exciting story in which the past reaches forward to the present. Blue boards, silver title to spine. 159 pages. ISBN: 0216940044. SIGNED by the author on title page: To Jeanne and Derry with love, Eileen. Minimal bumping to spine. Very pale page browning. Wrapper is price-cut, ever so slightly edge rubbed with a small nick to lower edge of rear panel.

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PIPPI AND THE STONEMASON
Written by Eve Jay. Illustrated by J.B. Chalker.
Stock no. 739927
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Three children come across a friendly little man in a leather apron... Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 87 pages. Spine very slightly bumped. Foxing to textblock edges. Wrapper is foxed, very slightly grubby and price on front flap has been crossed out.

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THE GHOST OF TANTONY PIG
Written by Julia Jarman. Illustrated by Laszlo Acs.
Stock no. 426379
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Laurie Gell thinks he has problems enough...then a pig starts speaking to him - could the legend of Tantony Pig be true? ISBN: 0862642957. SIGNED by author, with inscription on title page. Very corners a little bumped.

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