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Orange cloth with dark brown title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. Spine faded. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some page browning and light foxing. Marks to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with a few closed tears and chips - creased with grubby marks to rear panel.
Blue covers with black title to spine. A Brian Grant Operation. Spy story. Spine is faded/mottled. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few closed tears and nicks to edges.
Blue cloth, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, fading to spine and top cover edges. Small stain affects rear cover, endpapers and rear page edges. Some light foxing otherwise contents clean.
Blue cloth, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Base of spine faded. Shadow from dustwrapper design to front cover and spine. Front joint just starting to crack. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss to lower edge of rear panel and base of spine.
Blue covers with silver title to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning and a few foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with fading to spine; some edge-creasing and some closed tears; chips of loss. Small piece of loss along top edge of rear panel.
A Story of Friendship of young mining engineer prospecting for coal in East Africa. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper grubby and chipped with a little loss.
Blue boards, black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing to page edges. Price-cut wrapper has loss all around lower edges.
Pale grey covers with dark blue titles. 4 plates in colour and b/w. Spine and corners are bumped. Grubby marks to covers. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some foxing.
Red cloth with black titles to spine and boy in armchair to front cover. Spine and corners are bumped. A few grubby marks to covers. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper has a few edge-tears and chips; creasing with minimal loss.
Glazed pictorial boards. Tipped in colour illustration to verso of front endpaper. B/w illustrations. Two children are caught up in an international art sensation. ISBN: 1904442714. SIGNED by author and illustrator. Complete with original wraparound band.
On a caravan holiday on the Welsh border the Marlow children find stolen pictures and need all their wits to escape from a difficult situation. Green boards with embossed scottie dog design, black title to spine. 120 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine bumped. Small name sticker to front endpaper. Covers and contents clean. Dustwrapper has loss to top of spine and top front corner, rear panel is a bit grubby.
THE DOLPHINS OF LAURENTUM
Written by Caroline Lawrence.
Stock no. 1202541
Published by Orion Children's Books. Circa 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The Roman Mysteries series. The month is October, the year AD79. The place is Ostia, near Rome. To her horror, Flavia learns that her family is in danger of losing everything they own. Turquoise boards. ISBN: 1842552236. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.