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RUSSELL'S DESPATCHES FROM THE CRIMEA 1854-1856
Written by William Howard Russell; Nicolas Bentley.
Stock no. 1819492
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Edited with an introduction by Bentley. A day-to-day eyewitness account of the campaign from the first sailing of the expedition to the final surrender of Sebastopol and the Armistice. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 286 pages including index. Vertical crease to spine. Previous owner's name label to front pastedown. Endpapers and text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and lightly edge-rubbed with slight loss to top of spine.

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TALES FROM THE SOUTH CHINA SEAS
Written by Charles Allen.
Stock no. 2132486
Published by Andre Deutsch; BBC. 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Images of the British In South-East Asia In The Twentieth Century. Burgundy cloth. ISBN: 0233975047. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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A MOUNTAIN IN TIBET
Written by Charles Allen.
Stock no. 2132474
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0233972811. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THE FIRST WORLD WAR IN 100 OBJECTS
Written by Gary Sheffield.
Stock no. 2131034
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 2013. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. White pictorial covers. B/w photos. Colour photos. The Story of the Great War Told Through the Objects That Shaped It. ISBN: 9781780973968. Bumping to top and tail of spine and a couple of corners.

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ARDIZZONE'S HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Stephen Corrin. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130151
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

14 classic tales illustrated in colour and b/w. Maroon boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. ISBN: 0233969969. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Name in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some browning.

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MADELINE'S RESCUE
Written by Ludwig Bemelmans. Illustrated by Ludwig Bemelmans.
Stock no. 2129344
Published by Andre Deutsch. 2nd 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Madeline falls into the River Seine and is rescued by a clever dog. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0233955445. Bumping to corners. Browning and some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; a few closed tears and chips, but with minimal loss.

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MADELINE AND THE BAD HAT
Written by Ludwig Bemelmans. Illustrated by Ludwig Bemelmans.
Stock no. 2129315
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour and two-tone illustrations. 1" split to top of spine. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few edge-tears and chips; minimal loss; browning to spine.

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THE LANCASTER AND THE TIRPITZ
Written by Tony Iveson; Brian Milton.
Stock no. 2129276
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w and colour photos. The Story of the Legendary Bomber and How It Sunk Germany's Biggest Battleship. ISBN: 9780233004303. SIGNED by author (Iveson) on label stuck to title page.

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HUBERT'S HAIR-RAISING ADVENTURE
Written by Bill Peet. Illustrated by Bill Peet.
Stock no. 2128350
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners; some chipping to top and tail of spine and a couple of edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is chipped with surface paper damage - rubbing and lifting - so some loss.

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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 OWL & THE PUSSY CAT & OTHER NONSENSE
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Owen Wood.
Stock no. 1815630
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1978. Very good condition.

Large format. White glazed pictorial boards. Bright colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0233970185. Light damp stain to top of rear board. Boards a little grubby. Light crinkling to top edges of contents.

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WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE, DANNY?
Written by Helen Young. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1814619
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of Danny, a young boy with epilepsy. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 023397248X. SIGNED by the author 'With the Author's best wishes, Helen Young' to front endpaper. A few light marks to covers. Some light wrinkling of pages from damp. Pictorial dustwrapper is damp stained across top rear panel edge.

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