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A ROVING COMMISSION
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by William Rainey.
Stock no. 1322066
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1900. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 12 b/w plates. 383 pages + 32 page booklist. Subtitled "Or Through The Black Insurrection of Hayti". First edition published in 1899 but dated 1900. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby and marked. Joints cracked. All plates present, tear to one plate has been repaired on verso. Some minor page margin repairs. Light foxing and page browning. Hinges pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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THE TWO BOUQUETS
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Reginald Woolley.
Stock no. 1321787
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A period novelette featuring the Gills of Twickenham and misunderstandings at a ball, based on the operetta by Eleanor and Herbert Farjeon. Deep pink cloth covers with silver titles to spine and silver vignette. B/w chapter headers. 163 pages. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Price-cut wrapper is slightly worn at spine and corners and a tiny bit grubby to rear panel.

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THE MARK OF THE HORSE LORD
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff; Philip Reeve. Illustrated by Felix Miall.
Stock no. 1822572
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Blue pictorial boards. Introduced by Reeve. Still in original shrinkwrap which is a little scuffed.

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ENSIGN CAREY
Written by Ronald Welch.
Stock no. 1321448
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, silver title to spine. 175 pages. ISBN: 0192713868. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing to textblock and top edge dusty. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed. Publisher's price sticker to front flap has been crossed out with biro.

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FOR THE KING
Written by Ronald Welch. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1320994
Published by Slightly Foxed Ltd.. 1st thus 2013. Very good condition.

Limited edition of 2000 copies. Green cloth, cream titles with illustration to front cover. Endpapers are a family tree of The Careys. B/w illustrations. 223 pages. ISBN: 9781906562533. This is copy no. 1086. Spine and corners bumped. Light stain to top corner of rear cover. Contents fine.

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SHARPE'S WATERLOO: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN 15 JUNE TO 18 JUNE 1815
Written by Bernard Cornwell.
Stock no. 1820612
Published by Collins. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Eleventh novel in the Sharpe's series. ISBN: 0002236435. Text block browned. Light browning to pictorial dustwrapper. Cigarette odour present.

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BY PIKE AND DYKE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Maynard Brown.
Stock no. 1319686
Published by Blackie & Son. 1st 1890. Almost very good condition.

A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic. Brown cloth with gilt title area and decorations. 10 b/w plates + 4 plans. 384 pages + 32 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn, small split to lower edge of spine on rear cover. Covers slightly grubby. Small patch of damage to edge of front free-endpaper. Some foxing and fingering to contents but generally a sound copy.

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THE BLACK ARROW
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.
Stock no. 2133957
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. Circa 1916. Almost very good condition.

A Tale of the Two Roses. Large format. Black cloth with title to spine. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Bumping and wear to cover edges. Title to spine has rubbed away. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. Red grubby marks to a few pages.

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ENSIGN CAREY
Written by Ronald Welch.
Stock no. 1319446
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, silver title to spine. 175 pages. ISBN: 0192713868. Spine and corners bumped, some slight fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is just a little rubbed at edges.

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RENEGADE
Written by Robyn Young.
Stock no. 1819792
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Insurrection trilogy book 2. King Edward of England marches on Scotland his campaign to unite the British Isles under one crown inspired by an Arthurian prophecy. One man alone can thwart Edward's plan, Robert Bruce. A historical novel. ISBN: 9780340963678. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Text block lightly browned and a few pale foxspots present. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and a little scuffed.

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THE PLAYER'S BOY
Written by Antonia Forest.
Stock no. 2132019
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with gilt title to spine. When Nicholas Marlow rode away from Colebride at midnight with his near namesake Kit Marlowe, his only thought was to escape from an unbearable situation... ISBN: 057109516X. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper has bottom corner of front panel cut off; browning and edge-creasing; a few small nicks.

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MOSS AND BLISTER
Written by Leon Garfield. Illustrated by Faith Jaques.
Stock no. 1318526
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Garfield's Apprentices Series. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 043494033X. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is a little edge rubbed and foxed on flaps and on verso.

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