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WILLIAM AND THE SPACE ANIMAL
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318706
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. Top edge green. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine bumped. Endpapers partly browned and old tape marks to free-endpapers. Foxing to endpapers, some page margins and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some slight loss, tape and white sticky paper repairs on verso and a small patch of surface damage to front panel (at end of author's name).

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WILLIAM CARRIES ON
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2132413
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1952. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine. Mottling to covers. Some foxing throughout, but heaviest to outer page edges and endpapers.

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TAKE JENNINGS FOR INSTANCE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 1318608
Published by Collins. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Jennings joins the Natural History club. Colour frontis, 4 b/w illustrations. Red boards, black title to spine. 256 pages, top edge red. Spine bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and grubby with a tiny chip to top corner of rear panel.

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WILLIAM THE IMMORTAL
Written by David Schutte; Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318550
Published by David Schutte. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

An Illustrated Bibliography. Including previously uncollected writings of Richmal Crompton and many uncollected Illustrations by Thomas Henry. Large format. Red cardwraps with colour pictorial onlay to front. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 095214820X. SIGNED by the author to title-page. Spine is slightly faded and there is minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Contnets fine.

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BUNTER KEEPS IT DARK
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1318547
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, black titles to spine and front cover. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Name and date in ink in to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn/rubbed with some grubby marks to rear panel and light foxing on verso.

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ADVENTURES AT GREYSTONES
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818793
Published by Popular Library. 1st 1936. Poor condition.

Orange cloth boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. Boards stained and marked. Text block browned. Bookplate to front endpaper. Joints cracked. Blue biro marks to lower edge of rear endpapers. A few foxspots present. All plates present.

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THANKS TO JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 1318381
Published by Collins. 1957. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. 256 pages Spine slightly bumped. Covers slightly faded at edges. Pages lightly browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to spine and corners.

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WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318094
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st thus 1929. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth covers with black title to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to half-title page (possibly front free-endpaper is missing but may not have had one?). A few foxspots to contents. Some light spotting to rear cover.

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BILLY BUNTER'S FIRST CASE
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by R.J. Macdonald.
Stock no. 1318087
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 254 pages. Lower corners slightly bumped. Some slight rubbing/fading to top and tail of spine. Removal of a small label to front pastedown. Heavy foxing, mainly to textblock. Yellow pictorial wrapper is edge chipped and slightly torn, grubby rear panel and wear to edges.

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BILLY BUNTER'S CIRCUS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1317863
Published by Howard Baker. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Magnet nos. 1069 to 1076 incl. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 28. ISBN: 0703000551. Spine faded. Foyles bookshop sticker to front pastedown. Wrapper is lightly edge worn, with some lifting of laminate.

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WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131423
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1926. Fair condition.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 249 pages, with 3 adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. A reading copy only! Splits to sides of spine; some repair. number 6 in white to spine. Damp marks to covers and some page edges. Rear joint is cracked; old tape marks. Foxing throughout.

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JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131421
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine is faded in places with some bumping. Hinge next to half-title page is pulled. Foxing; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded and creased with tears and chips; some loss, including surface paper damage to front panel.

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