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RELIGION (CHILDRENS)

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CITY OF GOLD AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE OLD TESTAMENT
Written by Peter Dickinson. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1813291
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 10 x 7 ins. 24 full page colour illustrations and b/w textual illustrations throughout. A highly unusual rendering of 33 Old Testament stories by the author, who has fused the individual stories into an account of the development of the scattered Tribes of Israel, who were to build the Temple in Jerusalem; suffer a decline, culminating in the destruction of the City of Gold. Each story is re-told with vigor from a different contemporary perspective, as would have been the case in the earliest oral traditions before these stories were written down. A Carnegie Medal winner. ISBN: 0575028831. Minor foxing to top edge of text block and endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn.
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THE STORY OF MOSES, THE STORY OF RUTH, THE STORY OF SOLOMON
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506755
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue covers with gilt border. 11 x 8.5". Three stories bound in one volume. 8 text pages plus 4 full page chromolithograph illustrations to each volume. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Tiny nick to front edge of spine. Front joint cracked. Name to top edge of verso of frontis in each volume, some transfer of ink to page opposite. Brown mark to edge of Moses title page. Water stain to outside edge of both sets of endpapers. Some browning to contents but is mostly from colour illustration opposite.
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THE BOY WHO CAME BACK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Elsie Walker.
Stock no. 2122198
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718801075. Some light bumping to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping; only a little loss.
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THE LAND OF FAR BEYOND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Horace J. Knowles.
Stock no. 2122163
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Enid Blyton's version of 'The Pilgrim's Progress' in which three children have many strange adventures from the City of Turmoil to the Land of Far-Beyond. Cream cloth, blue titles and vignette to front cover. Full-page b/w illustrations. 163 pages. A little browning to top and tail of spine. Small inscriptions in ink to front pastedown. A few light margin marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; some loss at edges and to corners. Wrapper also has grubby marks.
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THE GREATEST BOOK IN THE WORLD
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Mabel Peacock.
Stock no. 2122094
Published by The British and Foreign Bible Society. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Specially written by Enid Blyton to celebrate the Bible Society's 150th Anniversary. Green cloth. Orange and black illustrations. 63 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Small, faint faded patch to front cover plus small bump to lower half of front cover. Pictorial wrapper edge-rubbed & a little grubby;a few small nicks.
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BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1208294
Published by Latimer House Limited. 1st 1947. Good condition.

A book of Bible stories and prayers for children at night. Light blue cloth spine with gilt title. Dark blue boards with gilt vignette to front. Three colour plates, blue and black illustrations throughout. All plates present. Spine bumped, corners worn. Lower edge of front board has slight wear. Rear cover marked. Name in in to front pastedown. Contents clean.
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DIVINE AND MORAL SONGS FOR CHILDREN
Written by Rev. Isaac Watts.
Stock no. 1404848
Published by Sampson Low & Co. 1869. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format, 5.5 x 4.5". Green cloth covers with gilt decoration and title blocks to front cover. B/w illustrations. 80 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby with small dark marks (possibly ink?) to front board. Front joint cracked. Name and date written on front endpaper and name stamped on verso. Marks to page edges. Contents foxed and marked.
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CHILDREN'S PRAYERS
Written by Sarah Wilson. Illustrated by Jane M. Dealy; Fred Marriott.
Stock no. 1404808
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. circa 1887. Almost very good condition.

Cream pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. 7.5" x 6" Small split to bottom of spine. Corners worn. Covers grubby. Ribbon binding book is worn and frayed so contents almost detached. Inscription in ink to inside front cover. Some foxing and browning to contents.
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HULLO SUN!
Written by Joan Hodgson. Illustrated by Peter Ripper.
Stock no. 1811233
Published by The White Eagle Publishing Trust. 1978. Very good condition.

First Steps to Spiritual Understanding. Large oblong format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0854870199. Corners lightly worn. White label over original price to front endpaper. Minor foxing to page edges.
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THE ROAD OF COURAGE
Written by Marcus Morris. Illustrated by Frank Hampson.
Stock no. 1504561
Published by Dragon's Dream. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

The Story of Jesus of Nazareth. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Comic strip style colour illustrations. ISBN: 906332801X. Nick to top of spine. Bumping to base and lower corners. Odd small mark to covers. Surface paper damage to bottom corner of front pastedown, possibly label removed, corresponding mark on front endpaper. Contents generally clean.
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ARCHIE AND THE STRICT BAPTISTS
Written by John Betjeman. Illustrated by Phillida Gili.
Stock no. 1504435
Published by John Murray. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of Archibald Ormsby Gore, the teddy bear. This book tells of his youthful adventures while hunting for history and flying with home-made wings over the Berkshire Downs and over the village with its church, its four chapels and four public houses. Yellow boards with small gilt vignette of teddy and title in gilt to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0719534291. SIGNED by author to half-title page. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Odd tiny spot to covers. Page edges are browned otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss from top 2" of rear fold. Spine slightly faded.
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THE LAND OF FAR BEYOND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Horace J. Knowles.
Stock no. 2116291
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1943. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Enid Blyton's version of 'The Pilgrim's Progress' in which three children have many strange adventures from the City of Turmoil to the Land of Far-Beyond. Cream cloth, blue titles and vignette to front cover. Full-page b/w illustrations. 163 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing and tears and nicks; a few small pieces of loss; some other marks.
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