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THE ADVENTURES OF WONK - FIREWORKS
Written by Muriel Levy. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 2129021
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 2nd 1942. Almost very good condition.

Series 417. Green boards with colour vignette and titles. Also contains: THE DIAMOND RING AFFAIR. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Large page tear to first text page (between 3-4").

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BOYS AND GIRLS A LADYBIRD BOOK OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Robert Elms; Wayne Hemingway; Alan Titchmarsh; et al. Illustrated by Martin Aitchison; John Berry; John Kenney; Eric Winter; et al..
Stock no. 2125857
Published by Ladybird Books Ltd. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Beautifully illustrated with artwork from sixty years of Ladybird Books, Boys and Girls is a celebration of childhood. Everyone has a favourite Ladybird Book, which is yours? ISBN: 9780723259718. Bumping to bottom of spine and a couple of corners. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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THE STORY OF DANIEL
Written by Lucy Diamond. Illustrated by Kenneth Inns.
Stock no. 2125042
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Series 522. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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THE STORY OF SLEEPING BEAUTY
Written by Muriel Levy. Illustrated by Evelyn Bowmar.
Stock no. 2124963
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 413. Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. Top 1-2" of spine are split (both sides), with some creasing. Smaller split to base of spine. Light damp mark to bottom of rear cover. A bit of surface paper damage to front endpaper/pastedown, where something was once stuck. Couple of closed margin tears to endpapers. A few margin marks. Illustrations are in excellent condition. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips, with some substantial loss to edges.

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DOWNY DUCKLING
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1317321
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 2nd 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Beige boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some grubby fingermarks and light page browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge worn, some small pencil marks to rear panel and a large tear to rear fold.

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THE FIRST DAY OF THE HOLIDAYS
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 2124619
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 7th 1948. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Buff boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. Illustration to front is of Pen and Gwen shelling peas. Revised verses by Perring. A few marks to covers. Bumping along couple of cover edges. Pencil colouring to black and white illustrations to front endpaper. A few margin marks, else illustrations internally are bright. Wrapper is grubby and unevenly browned with some edge-tears and chips; minimal loss.

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THE BUILDER
Written by I.& J. Havenhand. Illustrated by John Berry.
Stock no. 2124350
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Series 606B. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper has ink stamp to rear flap; fading to spine; couple of tears and chips.

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TIPTOES THE MISCHIEVOUS KITTEN
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2124347
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Green ink marks to front pastedown. Front endpaper is MISSING. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped; piece of loss to one corner on rear panel.

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THE DISCONTENTED PONY
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2124337
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Illustrated buff boards. Colour illustrations. A few page margin marks. Wrapper is torn at lower spine, chipped at corner and slightly foxed.

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LIGHT, MIRRORS AND LENSES
Written by F.E. Newing; Richard Bowood. Illustrated by J.H. Wingfield.
Stock no. 2124333
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 621. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Corners of covers have been neatly 'cut' off. Wrapper has some foxing and wear to corners.

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MICK THE DISOBEDIENT PUPPY
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2124324
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Some remains of label, with surface paper damage to front endpaper. Wrapper is unevenly faded with some edge-creasing and nicks to corners; blue pen ink to corner of front flap, with date in ink.

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THE CIRCUS COMES TO TOWN
Written by Denis Constanduros. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2124231
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Foxing to endpapers. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few nicks at corners.

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