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INDIAN SUMMER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1503102
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

BB, in his personal Indian Summer, records his own vivid impressions of summer's end. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Exquisite scraperboard illustrations. 183 pages. ISBN: 0718123670. Bumping to base of spine and top corners. Small dent to rear cover. Spine a little faded. A few light fox spots to text block. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge worn with a couple of ripples to laminate on rear panel.
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RED VAGABOND
Written by G.D. Adams. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1312992
Published by The Batchworth Press. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A vividly told tale of a fox set against the background of wild life on the Welsh border. Red cloth. Gilt title to spine. Superb b/w wood engravings. 189 pages. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers and contents bright and clean. Dustwrapper is faded to spine with loss at top and bottom, slightly edge chipped with minimal further loss. Price not cut.
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LORD OF THE FOREST
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1312921
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 127 pages. A boy herding pigs in a Sussex forest plants an acorn in 1272. This is the story of the giant oak which grew from the acorn. ISBN: 0416836003. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher (new price sticker above), is sunned to spine and foxed on flaps.
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THE WHITE FOXES OF GORFENLETCH
Written by Henry Tegner. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2113782
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green Boards with gilt title to spine. Full page b/w wood engraving illustrations plus chapter headers and footers. 149 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; fading to base of spine and bottom corner of front cover; (possibly a little damp). Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browning to spine and edges; some edge-creasing and a few nicks.
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OVER THE HILLS WITH NOMAD
Written by Norman Ellison. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1312313
Published by University of London Press. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Fading to spine and cover edges. Pale browning to endpapers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge worn with loss, 2" loss to base of spine.
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BILL BADGER'S FINEST HOUR
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1710233
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1961. Good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Reindeer Book. Brown and green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 138 Pages. Front endpaper missing. Wrapper browned with edge-wear.
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THE DAISY; OR, CAUTIONARY STORIES IN VERSE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1311585
Published by John Harris. circa 1840. Good condition.

Small format, burgundy mottled boards. 30 b/w engravings on wood. 66 pages plus publication list. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Contents are worn and a bit grubby/foxed with paper repairs. Stitching is pulled causing contents to be loose but binding still holding.
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A HOUSE FOR A MOUSE
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1502014
Published by John Murray. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

James and Jemima (harvest mice) look for a house of their own. Yellow pictorial paperboards. B/w woodcuts throughout. Small format 7 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned and covers a little grubby. Small bookseller's sticker to bottom corner of front endpaper. Some foxing.
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RAMBLINGS OF A SPORTSMAN-NATURALIST
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1311444
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Drawn mainly from the sporting diaries he kept for many years, BB recalls numerous little adventures afield. A collection of happenings and impressions of the seasons, beautifully enhanced by dramatic b/w wood- engravings throughout. Black boards, gilt lettering to spine. 176 pages. ISBN: 0718118154. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge creased.
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PORTRAIT OF A VILLAGE
Written by Francis Brett Young. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1709239
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1937. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w wood engravings. Story of Monks Norton in Worcestershire. Wrapper spine browned.
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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1501279
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Spine and covers edges browned. Foxing mostly to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with small pieces of loss and is browned and grubby.
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RAMBLINGS OF A SPORTSMAN-NATURALIST
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1501278
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Drawn mainly from the sporting diaries he kept for many years, BB recalls numerous little adventures afield. A collection of happenings and impressions of the seasons, beautifully enhanced by dramatic b/w wood- engravings throughout. Black boards, gilt lettering to spine. 176 pages. ISBN: 0718118154. Base of spine bumped. A couple of small marks to covers. Name and date to front endaper. Very slight page edge browning. Dustwrapper is edge creased and a little grubby.
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