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LEVERS, PULLEYS AND ENGINES
Written by F.E. Newing; Richard Bowood. Illustrated by J.H. Wingfield.
Stock no. 2125045
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Ladybird Series 621. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; closed tear to one edge. Tally no. 100 to rear wrapper flap.
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1316914
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.
BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Slight bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents fine.
MILLS AND BIG WHEELS
Written by Peter Firmin. Illustrated by Peter Firmin.
Stock no. 2121991
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1994. Very good condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Make it Work! Series. Easy-to-make working models powered by wind, sand and water. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713636238. Light bumping to spine. A few marks to outer page edges.
A NURSERY BOOK OF SCIENCE
Written by The Cockiolly Bird. Illustrated by Percy J. Billinghurst.
Stock no. 1208373
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Circa 1915. Slightly better than very good condition.
Green pictorial cloth, white titles. Green and white pictorial endpapers. 16 colour plates each with two illustrations. 118 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Browning to endpapers. Covers and contents beautifully bright and clean.
EAGLE BOOK OF HOW IT WORKS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1504118
Published by Longacre Press. 1st 1962. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Written with great care in straight forward, non-technical language and illustrated with many fascinating photographs and explanatory drawings. Large format. Blue boards, dark blue title to spine. 192 pages. Minimal bumping to spine, heavy bumping to corners. Wear to bottom edge of front cover, light browning to some cover edges. Heavy foxing to title page, frontis and half-title page. Light foxing to page edges. Book has musty smell. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased. Large tear to front panel, stain to bottom part of spine and panels alongside. Some browning. Clear tape stuck on verso to edges and tears. Foxed.
THE LIVING THINGS AROUND US: BIOLOGY FOR BEGINNERS BOOK I
Written by T.J.S. Rowland.
Stock no. 1809891
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1935. Very good condition.
Based on Living Things for Lively Youngsters, and More Living Things for Lively Youngsters. Green pictorial limp cloth covers. B/w text illustrations. 144 pages. Edges lightly rubbed. Contents clean.
Written by Edwin J. Houston.
Stock no. 1108881
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1908. Very good condition.
Chambers Wonder Books Series. Brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Grubby marks to covers. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing.
THE EVEN MORE AMAZING SCIENCE POP-UP BOOK
Written by Chris Oxlade.
Stock no. 1401104
Published by Franklin Watts. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.
A 3-Dimensional Exploration by Jay Young. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contains a working gravity-clock, binoculars, scales, telephone, phenakistoscope and abacus. ISBN: 0749625600. All parts present. Sand in the timer doesn't flow freely but everything else working. Crease to top of phenakistoscope.
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1806514
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Very good condition.
BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Corners bumped. Some tabs stiff. All pop-ups in excellent working order.
MAGIC, SCIENCE AND INVENTION
Written by Amabel Williams-Ellis. Illustrated by John S. Goodall.
Stock no. 1805312
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition.
Seekers and Finders Book 2. Brown decorated cardwraps. Green illustrations. Crack between lower gutter edge of title page and frontis. Binding still tight.
UNCLE IVAN'S MAGIC BOX
Written by Helen Zane Jensen. Illustrated by Helen Zane Jensen.
Stock no. 820518
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1ST 1987. Nearly fine condition.
Inside Uncle Ivan's magic box wonderful things happen - rocking chairs somersault, tables turn upside down and cats float by on cushions of air.. In a straightforward way that children will easily understand, this beautiful book sets about explaining the complicated subject of gravity. ISBN: 0241123119. Spine is faded. Some bumping to cover edges.
Written by Jay Young.
Stock no. 990916
Published by Harperfestival. 1st 1997. Very good condition.
Six spectacular science pop-ups. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0694010553. Lacks binoculars. All pop-ups in excellent working order.