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HISTORY (CHILDRENS)

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THE STORY OF CAPTAIN COOK
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2129804
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561 - Adventures From History. Buff boards with colour vignette. Colour illustrations. Bumping to corners. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper and transfer across to title page. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few small nicks.
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THE FEARLESS TREASURE
Written by Noel Streatfeild. Illustrated by Dorothea Braby.
Stock no. 1317652
Published by Michael Joseph. 5th 1970. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book for children about the history of England. Brown cloth, red titles and vignettes. Patterned endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge rubbed and price on front wrapper flap has been crossed out and new price written above in biro.
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OUR ISLAND STORY
Written by H.E. Marshall. Illustrated by A.S. Forrest.
Stock no. 2128051
Published by Galore Park Publishing Ltd; Civitas. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A History of Britain for Boys and Girls. From the Romans to Queen Victoria. Colour illustrations. 494 pages. ISBN: 9781902984742. Wrapper slightly rubbed at top edges. Complete with wraparound band.
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JACK JOUETT'S RIDE
Written by Gail E. Haley. Illustrated by Gail E. Haley.
Stock no. 1317402
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Originally published in the USA - this is UK edition. One man riding against many mounted soldiers.... ISBN: 0370020383. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly browned with some very slight wear to top edges and price scribble over with red biro.
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WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2124650
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Ex-lib. with usual markings. Ink name to title page. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped with some grubby marks; minimal loss.
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JULIUS CAESAR AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2124647
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Wrapper is edge-creased with some surface paper damage to front panel; a couple of holes of loss; nicks to spine and a couple of edges.
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SIMPLE CUSTOM
Written by Iain Moncreiffe. Illustrated by Don Pottinger.
Stock no. 1407065
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1954. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Cheerfully Illustrated. A book about the conventions and rites that influence your conduct. Red cloth, gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Colour illustrations to text. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A few light marks to rear board where it was lightly stuck to dustwrapper. Light browning and a few foxspots to endpapers and prelims. Price- cut dustwrapper is edge worn with some small tears. Wrapper is grubby and marked.
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SHORT STORIES FOUNDED ON EUROPEAN HISTORY SPAIN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1406374
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. circa 1855. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with blind border to front and back and gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 226 pages. 5.5" x 4". Spine and corners are bumped. Small split in cloth of spine. Covers are a little scuffed. Name plate to front pastedown. Glue marks to front pastedown by label. Foxing, mainly to page edges and fingering to contents.
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EARLY BRITAIN THE CELTS, ROMANS AND ANGO-SAXONS
Written by W Pittenger. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1316254
Published by Franklin Watts Ltd.. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of early Britain from earliest times until the story of medieval England begins. Black boards, silver titles. 76 pages. Full-page b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851663990. Minimal bumping to cover edges. Pale foxspots to endpapers else contents fine. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge rubbed and lightly foxed on verso.
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THE AUSTRALIA BOOK
Written by Eve Pownall. Illustrated by Margaret Senior.
Stock no. 1315206
Published by House Of John Sands. 1st Australian Almost very good condition.

Very large format (14" x 10"). Red spine, pictorial boards. Colour text illustrations throughout. A chronicle of Australian history, simply told. Spine and corners slightly worn. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Some foxing to covers. Old tape mark to top edge of front pastedown.
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A GALLERY OF HEROES AND HEROINES
Written by Sir Harry Johnston. Illustrated by Joseph Simpson.
Stock no. 1504786
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. Ltd.. circa 1915. Very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, tan pictorial boards, dark titles. Grey paper. Features 12 heroes/heroines with a tipped in colour plate for each. 140 pages. Spine is bumped, worn and lighter in places (damp stained?). Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby. Light browning to endpapers and a few brown spots to rear endpapers. Faint black marks to half-title page and page opposite. Tissue guard to frontis marked. Contents very good. All plates present.
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WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1403819
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. Name in ink to edge of front pastedown. A little foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean and bright. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn. Browning to spine and cover edges. Some foxing which is more visible on verso.
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