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THE LOST WORLD
Written by Arthur Conan Doyle.
Stock no. 1822966
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

Being an account of the recent amazing adventures of Professor George E. Challenger, Lord John Roxton, Professor Summerlee, and Mr E.D. Malone of the Daily Gazette. In russet cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w illustrations. A few light marks to rear cover, corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is faintly fading and rubbed at closed corners.

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REBECCA'S WORLD
Written by Terry Nation. Illustrated by Larry Learmonth.
Stock no. 1321964
Published by Red Fox; Random Century. 1989. Very good condition.

Re-issue. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. 126 pages. ISBN: 0099463903. Minimal rubbing/creasing to cover edges. Minimal page edge browning else contents clean. A super copy.

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RETURN TO MARS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2135661
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pale blue boards with vignette of flying saucer. 6 colour plates. Spine has browning to top 1" and bottom 2". Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and stained with tears and loss; to top and tail of spine and corners.

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THE DROWNED WORLD
Written by J.G. Ballard; Will Self. Illustrated by James Boswell.
Stock no. 1321742
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2013. Fine condition.

Introduction by Will Self. Blue cloth boards with blocked gilt design to front. Colour illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR
Written by George Orwell. Illustrated by Steven Devine.
Stock no. 1321545
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w full page illustrations. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Spine faded. Contents fine. Grey slipcase has light damp stain to base which affects lower edges of panels as well.

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JUDY & JULIA
Written by Vera Chapman.
Stock no. 1319862
Published by Rex Collings. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How Judy travels back in time to Roman Britain and there meets Julia, a Roman girl of her own age. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. 87 pages. Some b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0860360202. Spine and corners bumped. Prize inscription in ink to half title-page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed.

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NINYA A FANTASY OF A STRANGE LITTLE WORLD
Written by Henry A. Fagan. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 1507676
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A space ship landed on the moon but sent no signals and did not return. Five years later another expedition lands, and a survivor of the previous party is discovered. Blue boards, sliver titles, silver vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 221 pages. SIGNED by author, with inscription and date, to blank page opposite title page. Spine is lightly browned, top edge foxed, browned and bumped. Name and date in ink to half-title page. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, slightly grubby and browned, corners cut from front flap and top of rear flap.

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DOLPHIN ISLAND
Written by Arthur C. Clarke.
Stock no. 2123403
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1963. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

A Science Fiction Story. Red boards, gilt title to spine. A Story of the People of the Sea. Bottom 2" of spine are faded; smaller fade to top of spine. Corners are bumped. Foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped; piece of loss to front flap (including some text) and around 2" loss to base of spine; smaller loss to top of spine. Some marks also to wrapper.

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THE DARK TRIANGLE
Written by Hugh Walters.
Stock no. 1404081
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Prime Minister of Great Britain and the President of the United States have vanished, probably into the Bermuda Triangle! Blue boards, silver title to spine. 125 pages. ISBN: 0571115845. A little bumping to spine. Couple of white marks to front cover. Contents excellent. Dustwrapper is a little edgeworn. Spine is faded and a little browned at the bottom. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE SECRET VOYAGE
Written by Harry Edmonds.
Stock no. 1402072
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The story moves from a lonely mansion in Yorkshire where a brilliant but eccentric scientist conducts mysterious experiments to a lonely yacht in the Indian Ocean. Dark blue boards with red titles in a lighter blue panel on the spine. 254 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Small white mark to front cover. Light browning to endpapers and an odd fox spot otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edgeworn and creased with some loss. Front flap is detached from rest of wrapper. Rear panel is grubby. Sellotape to bottom of spine on verso.

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DARK VISITOR
Written by Madsen Pirie.
Stock no. 1501648
Published by Arctic Fox Books. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blacker than the night itself, the ship from deep space bears a single occupant: a sleeping boy. Black boards, silver title to spine. 139 pages. ISBN: 9780955584411. A lovely copy.

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ALISTAIR IN OUTER SPACE
Written by Marilyn Sadler. Illustrated by Roger Bollen.
Stock no. 383923
1st 1984. As new condition.

Alistair Grittle was a sensible boy. One day something unusual happened... He was picked up by a space ship and whisked off into space! Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0241112338. A super copy.

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