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TIM ALL ALONE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2127358
Published by Scholastic Press. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey and yellow pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0439010438. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tear/chip to base of spine.
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NURSE MATILDA
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2126460
Published by Bloomsbury Children's Books. Circa 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt title and decorations to covers. Endpapers are red. B/w text illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0747576750. 2nd printing.
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ARDIZZONE'S HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Stephen Corrin. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2126456
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

14 classic tales illustrated in colour and b/w. Maroon boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. ISBN: 0233969969. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine; some edge-creasing; couple of closed tears.
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THE LAND OF RIGHT UP AND DOWN
Written by Eva-Lis Wuorio. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317399
Published by Dennis Dobson Books Ltd.. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Attractive pictorial boards. B/w illustrations throughout with 3 double-page colour pictures. ISBN: 023477927X. Spine slightly bumped, covers slightly edge rubbed. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and edge rubbed with foxing on verso.
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THE LITTLE HORSE BUS
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317274
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370020227. Covers are slightly edge worn. Tear to lower margin of one page. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins but generally contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with large tear across the front panel (very neatly repaired), some foxing and damp staining which is mainly visible on verso.
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DO YOU REMEMBER WHAT HAPPENED?
Written by Jean Chapman. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2124291
Published by Angus & Robertson. 1st 1969. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. Single-colour illustrations. ISBN: 0207951160. Ex-lib with usual markings. Text still very good. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine with a few nicks.
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BRIEF TO COUNSEL
Written by Henry Cecil. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2124287
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Foxing and some browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with a couple of closed tears and nicks.
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A MODERN PROMETHEUS
Written by Zarch Nubar. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1316996
Published by Forge Press. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

A modern philosopher-mathematician of France relates the present ills of a world obsessed with war to the idealism of world unity. White pictorial cardwraps. 3 b/w illustrations. Slight rubbing to cover edges and a few small, light marks to covers. Hinges inside covers are starting to crack. Contents clean.
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LET'S HAVE A PARTY
No author listed. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1316995
Published by Blumenthals Ltd. circa 1955. Slightly better than very good condition.

A 'fine drinking' book issued by the houses of Ayala Champagne Croizet Brandy & Rocher Liquers. To help you make your party a success. White paperwraps. B/w illustrations. Staples rusty. A few foxspots. A super copy of a scarce booklet.
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NURSE MATILDA
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2123737
Published by Bloomsbury Children's Books. Circa 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt title and decorations to covers. Endpapers are red. B/w text illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0747576750. 2nd impression. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some wear.
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THE OLD BALLAD OF THE BABES IN THE WOOD
Written by Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1507648
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Bodley Head Fairy Tale Picture Book (General Editor: Kathleen Lines). Pictorial boards. Large colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. 28 pages. 9.25 x 6.5". Story in verse. ISBN: 0370011341. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper is MISSING. Tape removed from bottom 2" of front joint. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers. A couple of marks to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped, 3" tear to bottom of front panel. Grubby with some coloured pen marks and light stain to rear panel. Foxed.
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LONG AGO WHEN I WAS YOUNG
Written by E. Nesbit; Noel Streatfeild. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1316710
Published by Ronald Whiting & Wheaton Ltd.. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

E. Nesbit was born in 1858 and she died in 1924. She wrote these reminiscences of her childhood and schooldays long after she was grown up and they were first published in 1895-6 as a series of magazine articles. Long foreword by Streatfeild. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Characteristic line drawings by Edward Ardizzone visually interpret the author's vivid childhood memories. 127 pages. Spine and corners bumped. There are a couple of small splash marks to lower edges of covers. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and foxed with slight chipping to top and tail of spine and a small nick to front edge of spine.
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