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THREE BROTHERS AND A LADY
Written by Margaret Black. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1504623
Published by Acorn Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Pink and green pictorial front cover with black titles. Three-tone colour illustrations. 63 pages. Spine bumped, a little wear to corners. Small nick to front edge near top of spine. Odd small mark and light fading to pink near top corner of front cover. Rear cover slightly grubby. Both free endpapers browned. Contents clean.

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TIM'S FRIEND TOWSER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1314218
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format, Pink pictorial boards, blue spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Ex-Lib (school) with a couple of ink library stamps to front free-endpaper. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Light musty smell to contents and some grubby fingermarks to page margins. Dustwrapper is price-cut with new price sticker above, slightly edge worn with small piece of loss to base of spine.

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MIMFF IN CHARGE
Written by H.J. Kaeser. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1312444
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 2nd 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A sequel to Mimff. Mimff, the boy who knew no fear, was an only child until a sad accident caused his parents to adopt five-year-old Eleanor... Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour pictorial endpapers and colour plates. 206 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Endpapers partly browned. Some pencil writing has been erased from half-title. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and tape repairs on verso.

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THE HISTORY OF HENRY ESMOND ESQ.
Written by William Makepeace Thackeray. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2114233
Published by The Limited Editions Club. 1956. Nearly fine condition.

Limited to 1500 copies. Salmon-pink textured cloth. Black/gilt title label to spine. Illustrations coloured by hand in the studio of Walter Fischer. Bookplate to front pastedown (From previous owner). SIGNED by Ardizzone. This is copy no. 753. Contained in original slip-case that is in better than very good condition, with just a little fading to edges.

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TIM IN DANGER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1401716
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Purple and yellow pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. The fifth book in the chronicles of this legendary small boy. ISBN: 0192795643. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Bottom of boards also rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing mainly to endpapers. Pale browning to some pages else contents are cleam. Dustwrapper has piece missing at top. Large tear to front panel and smaller tear to rear. Edge worn with small tears and foxing to rear.

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TIM TO THE RESCUE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2107789
Published by Oxford University Press. 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Matt pictorial boards with yellow spine. Delightful colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0192795651. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Wrapper is price-cut with publisher's plastic covering stuck to verso.

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ARCADIAN BALLADS
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1307512
Published by Heinemann Educational Books. 1st thus 1978. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Tall format. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 48 pages. ISBN: 0435147722. Minimal rubbing to wrapper edges.

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TIM'S LAST VOYAGE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1805216
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Water-colour and b/w line drawings, many double spread. Pink and green pictorial boards. ISBN: 0370020030. Corners rubbed. Contents fine. Price-cut pictorial wrapper is edge-worn with a closed tear to top edge of front panel which is repaired to verso with tape.

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TIM'S LAST VOYAGE
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1203750
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Water-colour and b/w line drawings, many double spread. Pink and green pictorial boards. ISBN: 0370020030. Wrapper has corner cut off front flap and new publisher price.

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THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NICHOLAS NICKLEBY
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1203263
Published by Ealing Studios. 1st 1947. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. The story of the production of the film version. With full page colour illustrations by Ardizzone. Includes original cast list and story summary. A nice clean copy, with just a little browning to covers.

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HEY NONNY YES
Written by William Shakespeare; Hallam Fordham. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1301841
Published by Saturn Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Passions And Conceits From Shakespeare. Assembled by Hallam Fordham. Small format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Some light foxing to covers. Light foxing to outer page edges. Small closed tear to edge of rear free-endpaper. Wrapper is grubby and lightly foxed.

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TIM AND LUCY GO TO SEA
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 814932
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1944. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. 32 pages. Hand lettering replaced by a setting in Gill Sans. Rear cover carries imprint 'Engraved and printed by Henry Stone & Son. Ltd., Banbury.' Covers creased and rubbed at edges. Contents a little creased and fingered but clean.

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