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WILLIAM-THE BAD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131400
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st thus 1930. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black lettering to front cover and spine. This is the Cheap Edition originally published in same year as first. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. SIGNED by Richmal Asbee (author's niece) on dedication page. Sticky tape marks to cover edges; some other black marks to covers. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is badly torn to front panel, with tape and other repairs; some to verso. Wrapper is creased with grubby marks; small nicks of loss.

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WILLIAM THE DETECTIVE
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131399
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st thus 1935. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Spine is faded. A few marks to covers. Large prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with large tears and chips; a few pieces of loss.

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WILLIAM'S CROWDED HOURS
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131398
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st thus 1932. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cheap edition. Red cloth, black title to spine. 250 pages with 2 page advert to rear. B/w illustrations. Some fading to spine. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss; front flap is completely detached from rest of wrapper.

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JUST WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131396
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1922. Good condition.

Red cloth, black titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 248 pages and 4 pages of adverts to rear. Covers are VERY grubby/marked. Mottling and darkening to all of covers. Corners are bumped. Marks to endpapers, outer page edges and pages internally. Binding is still tight.

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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Winifred F. Peck; Florence Harrison; C. Bernard Rutley; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 2131358
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Front board shows a girl in skirt and blazer with a black dog on a lead. First story is "The First Flight" by Peck. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations throughout. Heavy bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping. Marks to spine. Partially removed bookplate to front endpaper, with some writing. Foxing to outer page edges. Margin marks. Tear to page 181.

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WILLIAM THE GANGSTER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131355
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st thus 1934. Fair condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title on spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Hole to side of spine; with loss! Darkening and grubby marks to edges of covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are still very readable. Wrapper is heavily taped back together - grubby and faded; loss.

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WILLIAM'S TELEVISION SHOW
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131352
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles. Gilt vignette of William saluting to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Slight crease to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; a few nicks; grubby to rear panel.

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WILLIAM AND THE EVACUEES
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131345
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 2ND 1940. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles to spine. 256 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded. Damp marks to covers. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some repairs with tape to verso; tick marks to rear panel.

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SWEET WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131344
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st thus 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Cheap edition. Some fading/offsetting to spine (can see picture from wrapper spine). Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chips; a few repaired to verso with sticky tape.

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131342
Published by George Newnes Limited. 20th 1935. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. 250 pages plus 2 page publication list to rear. Spine is faded; uneven fading and other marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; a little loss; some tape repairs to verso.

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WILLIAM AGAIN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131341
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 18th 1931. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles to front cover and spine. B/w illustrations. 253 pages. Bumping to couple of corners. Some fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chips; a few nicks of loss.

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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131340
Published by George Newnes Limited. 7th 1924. Good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 254 pages. B/w illustrations. Damp staining, especially to rear cover; chipping to rear side of spine, with loss. Damp marks to some page edges. Wrapper has front flap torn off, but is still present; damp marked with fading/browning; chipping and some loss.

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