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BOB BUSHTAIL'S ADVENTURE
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1317769
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 9th 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Brown boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Revised verses by Perring. Spine slightly bumped. Faint stain to rear board. Front board slightly bowed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Light damp stains to top edges of endpapers and preliminary pages. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with light damp stains on verso.

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GINGER'S ADVENTURES
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1317768
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 11th 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 401. Pale blue boards with black titles to spine and front cover. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Front free-endpapaer is very lightly browned. There are some fox-spots to the contents but still bright and clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, lightly scuffed and slightly browned on verso.

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TRICKS AND MAGIC
Written by James Webster. Illustrated by Robert Ayton.
Stock no. 2130183
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1969. Almost very good condition.

Ladybird Series 633. Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402453. 3" split to base of spine at rear. Bumping and scuffing along cover edges. Contents are still very good. Tally no. 240 and original price of 2/6 to rear cover.

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CINDERELLA
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Eric Winter.
Stock no. 2129523
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1978. Very good condition.

Ladybird Series 606D. The original 'Well-loved Tales' classic! Blue pictorial paper boards. This is the version that shows Cinderella in a pink dress on the front cover, but inside she wears 3 different colour ballgowns - Pink, Blue and Silver. ISBN: 0721400779. Bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to spine. Original price of 24p net to rear cover. Contents are lovely and bright.

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IN THE COUNTRY WITH UNCLE MAC
Written by Derek McCulloch. Illustrated by Septimus E. Scott.
Stock no. 2129457
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 4th 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 455. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Browning to cover edges. Name in ink to title page. Illustrations are lovely and bright. Wrapper has 2-3" repaired closed tear to front panel; edge-creasing and some chipping; very minimal loss.

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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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LIGHT, MIRRORS AND LENSES
Written by F.E. Newing; Richard Bowood. Illustrated by J.H. Wingfield.
Stock no. 2125037
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1962. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 621. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some light foxing.

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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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BUNNIKIN'S PICNIC PARTY
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 2124657
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 8th 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Series 401. Yellow/cream boards with black titles and colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. 1" split to base of spine. Small chip of loss to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few light margin marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; a little loss to top of spine. A few marks to wrapper.

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