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SHIPS AND BOATS (CHILDRENS)

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THE CLASSIC BOATING NOVELS OF ARTHUR RANSOME (12 VOLUMES)
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome; Nancy Blackett.
Stock no. 1816828
Published by Jonathan Cape. Circa 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

All twelve volumes, contained in blue slip case with gilt titles to ends. Titles include: Swallows and Amazons, Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Winter Holiday; Coot Club; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go to Sea; Secret Water; The Big Six; Missee Lee; Picts & Martyrs; Great Northern. Green boards, gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Slipcase is a little scuffed, a little marked, and a little worn at edges, there is also a large stain on the top edge. Books are in fine condition.

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FAMOUS SHIPS
Written by Frank C. Bowen. Illustrated by Frank Mason.
Stock no. 1316888
Published by Penguin Books. 1st 1946. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 39. Pictorial paperwraps. B/w and colour lithographs throughout. Unpaginated. Staples rusty. Foxing to covers and contents. Pencil marks to title list inside front cover.

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RHYMES OF THE SEA
No author listed.
Stock no. 1316876
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition.

No. S.8. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. A super copy.

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THE SHIP BOOK 1844-1944
Written by J. Reason.
Stock no. 2115237
Published by The Livingstone Press. 1st 1944. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial front cover. Includes stories, games, poems and models etc. A few marks to covers. Bumping to corners and spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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THE RUNAWAY ROWBOAT
No author listed.
Stock no. 1709672
Published by Young World Productions. Good condition.

Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 07238088457. Contents pulled from binding, still attached for bottom half.

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THE CHILDREN'S VOYAGE OR A TRIP IN THE WATER FAIRY
Written by Mrs. George Cupples. Illustrated by Edward Duncan.
Stock no. 1311188
Published by Marcus Ward & Co.. circa 1874. Very good condition.

Illustrated with chromographs from the originals in watercolours. 12 mounted chromo plates. Brown decorated cloth with colour onlay to front. 126 pages. 8.5 x 6.25". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A couple of small marks to rear cover. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing and some fingering throughout, a couple of small marginal tears. A nice copy.

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STEAMBOAT BILL
Written by Charles Crowther. Illustrated by Charles Crowther.
Stock no. 449259
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1949. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Collins Colour Book. The story of a paddle-steamer who goes up and down the Mississippi. Oblong format. Brown cloth. Colour illustrations. Contents are pulled from covers. Wrapper is worn to corners, with some chipping and small closed tears.

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THE VOYAGE OF THE ARCTIC TERN
Written by Hugh Montgomery. Illustrated by Nick Poullis.
Stock no. 403534
Published by Synapse Gb Ltd.. 1st 2000. Very good condition.

An epic tale of seamanship told in verse. Red cloth spine. Gilt title to spine. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. (A rare edition, published prior to the trade edition). ISBN: 0953915905. SIGNED with inscription by author on title page, Also SIGNED by various people mentioned in the acknowledgements by the author. Corners bumped. Title-page and foreword pages detached (due to binding error). A really nice copy.

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