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OLDER MOUSIE
Written by Golden Gorse. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2132142
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Continues the story of Moorland Mousie. Popular Edition. Green cloth, burgundy titles. B/w illustrations. 127 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with couple of closed tears.

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A HANDFUL OF LEATHER
Written by Will H. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1818394
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, dark blue titles. 8 tipped-in colour plates. A book of verse first seen in various sporting publications and Punch. Staining to top & tail of spine else boards clean and bright. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. One mount partly detached. Minor crease to one plate. A few scattered foxposts. Small hole to front edge of spine (pin hole). Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and is edge-worn with a few tears and some loss.

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MOUNT AND MAN
Written by M.F. McTaggart. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1818392
Published by Country Life. 2nd 1927. Very good condition.

Second, revised edition. Getting in the saddle of the horse! Red cloth boards, gilt titles. 26 b/w plates. Spine heavily faded but gilt still bright. Endpapers browned and a few foxspots to contents.

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SCATTERED SCARLET
Written by Will H. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2131176
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. 8 tipped-in colour plates. Hunting verses. Spine is browned. Parts of covers are white from damp staining. Some foxing, although contents are still very good. All plates present.

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JUMPER
Written by Nicholas Kalashnikoff. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2123978
Published by Peter Lunn. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt horse to front and title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w text illustrations. 94 pages. Spine is faded (including gilt title). Corners are bumped. A few marks to covers. Top corner of front endpaper is cut off. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; some page browning.

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OLDER MOUSIE
Written by Golden Gorse. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1407072
Published by Country Life Limited. 1932. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth spine, with dark title to spine. Brown boards with dark brown/red title. Marble-effect endpapers. 16 b/w plates by Edwards. Spine and corners bumped. Small bookseller's sticker to bottom of rear endpaper. 11 32 stamped at bottom of rear endpaper. Endpapers a little browned. Foxing throughout. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears plus slight loss to top of spine. Wrapper is browned to spine and panels. Some foxing and a couple of marks.

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RIDERS OF THE HILLS
Written by V.E. Bannisdale. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1609134
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

The adventures of a group of children who belong to the West of England pony club. 7 beautiful b/w plates. Yellow cloth, black title to spine. 149 pages. Spine and top edge of front board bumped. Covers a little grubby and marked. Inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE BLACK ARROW
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1406658
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1957. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Red and beige boards with black titles. Patterned endpapers. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 278 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Small booksellers label to bottom of front pastedown. Bookplate to verso of front pastedown. Some foxing, mainly to page edges. Marks to the margins of some pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a little loss to top edge. Spine is faded. Browning to rear flap. Foxing to spine and panels on verso.

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GRIG THE GREYHOUND
Written by Mark Flint. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1506421
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1st 1938. Slightly better than good condition.

An attractive story of the partnership of Grig and his owner, Greg. Blue cloth covers, black titles. B/w illus throughout. 107 pages. Spine bumped, browned and grubby. Covers browned/foxed to edges with some fading to front cover. Ink inscription to front endpaper. A couple of hinges starting to crack. Dark spot to top edge of text block. A few fox spots, mainly to text block. Book leans to one side a little.

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THE RED CAPS OF LYONS
Written by Herbert Hayens. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1315572
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1909. Almost very good condition.

A story of the French Revolution. Blue pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Brown endpapers. 6 b/w plates. 302 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Joints cracked. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Small erasure mark to top corner of front free-endpaper. Pale foxing and fingering to contents which are generally clean.

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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 32
Written by Percy V. Bradshaw; H.A. Hinkson; Tom Bevan; et al. Illustrated by Charles Dixon; Lionel Edwards; C.E. Swan; Harold Earnshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1404811
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1910. Slightly better than good condition.

Covers 2/10/1909 - 24/09/1910. Large format. Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 15 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story is For the King by H.A. Hinkson. Spine bumped, worn and browned with a 2.5" split to top front. Corners bumped and very worn. Damp marks to front cover and black mark and couple of scratches to rear board. Both joints badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Front endpaper creased vertically. inscription to title page. Some foxing. Tears to margin of one plate. Some hinges are cracked.

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SPORTING VERSE
Written by Adam Lindsay Gordon. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2113378
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. 8 tipped-in colour plates. Uneven fading and marks to covers. Some foxing and page browning. All plates present.

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