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THE AMBUSH
Written by Max Kester. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1316852
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 549 (A Ladybird Robin Hood Adventure). Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Light musty smell to contents else a bright copy. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and foxed, white title to front of wrapper.
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BOB BUSHTAIL'S ADVENTURE
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 2123808
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 3rd 1943. 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. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with chipping; 2-3" split to base of spine; a few chips of loss.
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MICK THE DISOBEDIENT PUPPY
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1316804
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1955. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small mark to lower corner of front cover. Some light marks to page margins and musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with small tears at corners. Small hole to lower corner of front panel. 10 of series 497 titles listed on rear flap.
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BEAKY THE GREEDY DUCK
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1316801
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1959. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine and musty smell to contents else fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed. Rear flap of wrapper lists all 10 of the original titles in this series.
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THE SILVER ARROW
Written by Max Kester. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1316795
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 549. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge rubbed and has a few foxspots. White title to front panel denotes early edition.
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RUMPELSTILTSKIN
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Eric Winter.
Stock no. 1507518
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1968. Almost very good condition.

Ladybird Series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Blue pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402186. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Book leans to one side a little. A few light marks and fox spots to contents. Tally no. 200.
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THE BIG PANCAKE
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley.
Stock no. 1507515
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1972. Good condition.

Ladybird series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Pink pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721403115. Spine faded, bumped and worn, top half of front edge of spine split. Wear to corners and cover edges. Rear cover grubby. Front endpapers slightly grubby, rest of contents very good. Tally no: 300 and 15p net to rear cover.
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DOWNY DUCKLING
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1406986
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Series 401. Brown boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners and board edges. Small splits to bottom of spine. Name in child's handwriting to front pastedown. Transfer of parts of some pictures to opposite page - possibly a printing error. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and chipping. Small area of loss to top of wrapper. Wrapper is grubby.
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THE STORY OF JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
Written by Muriel Levy. Illustrated by Ruth Murrell.
Stock no. 1406617
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 5th 1958. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Spine a little darkened. Light creasing to title and first couple of pages. Some light foxing to page edges otherwise contents are generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some small tears. Slight loss to bottom of spine. Inscription to front flap in child's handwriting. Browning and foxing to verso.
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TOOTLES THE TAXI AND OTHER RHYMES
Written by Joyce B. Clegg. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1406616
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Early reprint. Bumping to spine and corners. Some foxing to prelims. One page is creased. Marks to top margins of a couple of pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. A few marks to rear panel. Couple of light scratches to front panel. Name to front flap. Browning and light foxing to verso.
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PUPPIES AND KITTENS
Written by M.E. Gagg. Illustrated by H. Woolley.
Stock no. 1406610
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1956. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 563. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Bold, easy to read text. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small mark to one page otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Wrapper is foxed and is a little browned to verso.
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THE CIRCUS COMES TO TOWN
Written by Denis Constanduros. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1406607
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Light crease to front endpaper and first few pages. Top corner of several pages creased. A few foxspots otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with chipping to corners and a small tear to top of rear panel. Damp mark to spine and part of rear panel. Wrapper is foxed and verso is lightly browned.
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