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A STAIRCASE OF STORIES
Written by Louey Chisholm; Amy Steedman. Illustrated by Minnie Dibdin Spooner; et al..
Stock no. 2130774
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, with gilt lettering and vignette to spine and front cover. Illustrated frontis by MD Spooner. 12 Colour plates, plus many b/w illustrations. Spine is faded. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing to prelims, outer page edges and some pages throughout book. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and ships; couple of tape repairs to verso. Some loss to wrapper at corners.

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PHEASANTS, PARTRIDGES AND GROUSE (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Steve Madge; Phil Mcgowan. Illustrated by Norman Arlott; et al..
Stock no. 2130639
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A Guide to the Pheasants, Partridges, Quails, Grouse, Guineafowl, Buttonquails and Sandgrouse of the World. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations and distribution maps. ISBN: 0713639660. Small bump to top of spine and a couple of corners. Contents are fine!

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THE BIRTHDAY BOOK
Written by Michael Morpurgo; Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Nicola Bayley; Emma Chichester Clark; et al..
Stock no. 2130581
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated treasury of stories and poems in aid of The Prince's Foundation for Children & the Arts in celebration of HRH The Prince of Wales's sixtieth birthday. Edited by Morpurgo and Blake. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780224083607. Small fade mark along top edge of front cover. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA (9 VOLUMES)
Written by Stanley Cramp. Illustrated by Paul Barruel; Robert Gillmor; Peter Hayman; Peter Scott; et al..
Stock no. 2130562
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. Taking account of the great advances made in ornithological knowledge in recent years. A detailed and authoritative work. Large format. Volumes 1-3 are reprints, 4-9 are 1st editions. Spotting to covers of a few volumes. Marks to outer page edges, with some foxing. Wrapper spines are faded. Volume 3 wrapper is also price-cut.

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TAIL-WAGGER'S GREAT BOOK
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Josephine Elder; Joe Walker; et al. Illustrated by Eileen Soper; Grace Lodge; et al..
Stock no. 2130496
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Very good condition.

Green pictorial boards. Colour frontis. B/w photos and illustrations. Edited by Mrs. Strang. An anthology of stories by different authors. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few nicks to top and tail of spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins.

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PRETTY PICTURES FOR LITTLE FOLKS
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 2130449
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1898. Good condition.

Red cloth spine, pictorial front cover. B/w photos. Scarce item. Spine is bumped and browned. Some marks to covers. Front joint is cracked; showing webbing; binding is starting to weaken. Staples have rusted; showing through to pages.

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SPIDER-MAN FEARFUL SYMMETRY: KRAVEN'S LAST HUNT
Written by Stan Lee; J.M. Dematteis. Illustrated by Mike Zeck; Bob McLeod; et al..
Stock no. 2130329
Published by Marvel Entertainment Group. 2nd 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Complete 6- part 'Kraven Saga' collected in one volume. Black boards, pink title to spine. Colour comic book. Second Edition. ISBN: 0871355523. Foxing to outer page edges. Edge creasing to wrapper.

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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1923
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; L. Church; S.J. Cash; et al..
Stock no. 2130312
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1923. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, cloth spine. A Picture and Story Book for Children (15th year). Colour frontis. Colour & b/w illustrations. Scuffing and grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. A few page margin tears.

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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 2130302
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper has tears and chips; minimal loss, also faded to spine.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - SEVENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Ethel Talbot; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Mabel Lucie Attwell; S.B. Pearse; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 2130301
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy and girl giving rabbit a carrot. 320 pages. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; edges have been 'touched up' with colour ink. Uneven browning to spine. Marks to rear cover. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges.

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A WORLD OF FAIRY TALES
Written by James Riordan. Illustrated by Gary Chalk; Douglas Hall; et al..
Stock no. 2129861
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A collection of well-known fairy tales from around the world. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0600364968. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned/faded to spine, with edge-creasing; a few chips and nicks at corners.

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A WORLD OF FAIRY TALES
Written by James Riordan. Illustrated by Gary Chalk; Douglas Hall; et al..
Stock no. 2129783
Published by Hamlyn. 2nd 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A collection of well-known fairy tales from around the world. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0600364968. Bumping to spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; a few marks.

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