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A PONY FOR SALE
Written by Diana Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 1321503
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seagull library edition. Blue boards, silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Page browning throughout. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed and just a little grubby to rear panel.

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PLENTY OF PONIES
Written by Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1321502
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seagull Library edition. Blue boards with silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Page browning to contents. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and slightly edge worn.

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THE DISCONTENTED PONY
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2135160
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1951. Fair condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Pale green boards with square pictorial onlay to front and black titles. Colour illustrations. Browning to spine rear cover and cover edges; some grubby marks. Front joint is completely BROKEN! Ink stamp to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-chipped with foxing and marks; minimal loss.

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BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1321401
Published by Jarrolds; Boots the Chemists. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 18 tipped-in plates in colour, specially drawn for this edition. Published for Boots The Chemist. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some light scratch marks to covers and browning to spine. Foxing and a musty smell to contents. Plates present and fine.

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LITTLE MAGIC HORSE
Written by Peter Ershoff; Tatiana Balkoff Drowne. Illustrated by Vera Bock.
Stock no. 1321142
Published by Hutchinson's Books for Young People. Circa 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Russian tale translated by Drowne. Blue cloth, silver titles. Pink and white pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. Spine bumped, some fading at cover edges. Light foxing. Musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss and grubby.

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WAR HORSE
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Alan Marks.
Stock no. 2134403
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Fine condition.

In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Dramatic blue, red and black pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Contained in matching pictorial slipcase. Complete with Folio Society War Horse bookmark.

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THE RED PONY
Written by John Steinbeck. Illustrated by Wesley Dennis.
Stock no. 2134380
Published by The Viking Press. 1st thus 1945. Very good condition.

Grey cloth, blue title label and gilt title to spine, pictorial onlay to front cover. Superb colour illustrations. Top and tail of spine slightly rubbed. A lovely clean copy contained in blue slipcase which is worn and repaired with clear tape.

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MUFFIN'S SPLENDID ADVENTURE
Written by Annette Mills. Illustrated by Molly Blake.
Stock no. 1320436
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers with dark blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Light spotting to covers. Some light foxing to textblock. Light tobbaco smell to contents. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and lightly foxed.

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BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1319375
Published by Jarrolds. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

18 colour plates, specially drawn for this edition. Dark green cloth. Gilt titles to spine. Elaborate gilt decoration to front cover. 291 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers are slightly bowed and damp stained. New front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents.

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BLACK HUNTING WHIP
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319346
Published by Collins. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Mrs Thornton acquires an old house in which Dion finds a diary of a boy telling the story of the Black Hunting Whip. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some fading and foxing to covers. Book leans to one side. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and chipped with loss at spine and corner, foxing to verso of wrapper.

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JERRY THE STORY OF AN EXMOOR PONY
Written by Eleanor Helme; Nance Paul. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1819642
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1930. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth. Black title to spine. B/w drawings. Two-tone frontispiece. Map to endpapers. Second Impression. Spine faded, covers lightly marked. Foxing to endpapers and a little to text block. First and last hinge cracked. Name in ink to top edge of first blank pate. Hinges pulled but binding tight. A few light marks to contents.

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THREE JAYS GO TO TOWN
Written by Pat Smythe. Illustrated by J.E. McConnell.
Stock no. 2131622
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Three Jays qualify to compete in the Championship at the Horse of the Year Show. They stay in London where they meet up with Jacky's cousin Darcy. But the trouble started when Darcy took Jimmy to watch him test a new plane just before they should be competing in the Finals. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and wrapper, which also has some nicks.

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