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Ladybird Series 497. Cream boards with colour vignette and titles. Brown ladybird patterned endpapers. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Ink name stamp to half-title page. Some light creasing to lower corner tips of prelims. Dustwrapper is edge worn and lightly damp stained (only really visible on verso). Small blue crayon mark to front flap of wrapper.
Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Colour frontis plus one other colour plate. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Plate opposite page 80 is partially detached. Heavy foxing to textblock and some page margins.
Selected stories for girls, including 'Rescue in the snows' by Brent-Dyer and Father Time and his Pattern Book by Blyton. Large format, cloth spine, pictorial boards. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 13 stories. 125 pages. Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly edge rubbed. Light damp stain to edge of frontis. A few fingermarks to contents.
Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with square pictorial onlay to front. B/w illustrated endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Bumping to spine and corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Name in ink to prelims. Wrapper is price-cut and edge-torn with large triangle of loss to top of rear panel; some foxing and other marks.
The second in the 'Torment' trilogy. Grey decorated cloth, oval pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis and 3 b/w plates. 214 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to covers. A few grubby marks. Presentation plate to front endpaper. All plates present. Some foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.
Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Green ink marks to front pastedown. Front endpaper is MISSING. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped; piece of loss to one corner on rear panel.
Ladybird Series 497. Illustrated buff boards. Colour illustrations. A few page margin marks. Wrapper is torn at lower spine, chipped at corner and slightly foxed.
Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Some remains of label, with surface paper damage to front endpaper. Wrapper is unevenly faded with some edge-creasing and nicks to corners; blue pen ink to corner of front flap, with date in ink.
Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Colour frontis plus one other colour plate. 288 pages. Text block a little grubby. A few minor margin marks.
BLACKIE'S GIRLS' STORY BOOK
Written by Angela Brazil; Josephine Elder; Doris Pocock; Dorothea Moore; et al. Illustrated by H.M. Brock; C.E. Brock; P.B. Hickling; et al..
Stock no. 1507663
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.
Beige cloth spine, pictorial front board showing school girl with tennis racket. Colour frontis, 4 b/w plates and numerous b/w text illustrations. 208 pages. 9.75 x 7.25". circa 1923(?). Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Top 2" of front endpaper removed. TJ in circle in pen to half-title page. Foxing to contents but generally clean. All plates present, frontis is detached.
Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small mark to lower corner of front cover. Some light marks to page margins and musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with small tears at corners. Small hole to lower corner of front panel. 10 of series 497 titles listed on rear flap.
BEAKY THE GREEDY DUCK
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1316801
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1959. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine and musty smell to contents else fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed. Rear flap of wrapper lists all 10 of the original titles in this series.