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WAKEFUL COMES TO STAY
Written by Robert Hartman. Illustrated by Robert Hartman.
Stock no. 1816521
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Red boards with gilt title to front. Colour illustrations. The 10th Buffin book. A few marks to boards. Binding loose, front joint splitting. A few grubby marks to contents.

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ENID BLYTON'S EIGHTH BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2122074
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of short Blyton stories. Yellow boards, green title to spine and vignette to front cover. 159 pages. Green and white pictorial endpapers. Two-tone text illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with foxing; edge-creasing and a few tears/chips, repaired with sticky tape.

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DOWN THE CORRIDORS
Written by Fielden Hughes.
Stock no. 1404072
Published by Oxford University Press; Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

This book is about the life of a large boys' school during one typical day. Black boards with yellow titles to spine. 157 pages. Spine a little bumped. Inkstamp to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. A few foxspots to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edgeworn with some tears. Piece of rear panel has been torn off and repaired with clear tape. Rear panel is grubby.

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MO'S ADVENTURE
Written by Robert Hartman. Illustrated by Robert Hartman.
Stock no. 1402091
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1947. Good condition.

The ninth Buffin book. Red boards, gilt title and vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations. Mo is a duckling. Spine and corners are bumped. Slight groove to front board. Small hole to rear board which also affects some pages. Couple of marks to boards. Thread holding contents to boards is beginning to tear endpapers making contents a little loose. Some page browning to contents. Foxing mainly to first and last pages. A few grubby margin marks.

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MO'S ADVENTURE
Written by Robert Hartman. Illustrated by Robert Hartman.
Stock no. 1402061
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1947. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The ninth Buffin book. Blue boards, gilt title and vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations. Mo is a duckling. Spine and corners bumped. Small tear and bump to top of front board which is faded to grey. A little fading to bottom of front board. A little surface paper damage to top of front endpaper. Some browning to endpapers and prelims. Stitching is loosening but contents are still firmly attached. Dustwrapper is edge worn and rubbed with a few small tears, which have been taped on verso. Front panel is creased. Verso of wrapper is foxed.

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ABOUT FISHING
Written by Robert Hartman.
Stock no. 2111562
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1935. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned and bumped. Old sticker to bottom of front cover. Some page browning with foxing to outer page edges.

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THE APRIL BABY
Written by Noel Streatfeild.
Stock no. 1310305
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An anthology for the month giving suggestions for names, noting the influence of the stars and listing some of the distinguished people born on each day of the month as well as information about them. Blue boards, red titles. B/w illustrations. 89 pages. Spine bumped. Light browning and foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is just a tiny bit edge rubbed and very slightly grubby to rear panel.

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LITTLE WIDE-AWAKE
Written by Leonard De Vries.
Stock no. 690422
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. 1st thus 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An anthology from Victorian children's books and periodicals in the collection of Anne and Fernand G. Renier. Colour & b/w illustrations. Grey cloth. Name in ink to front endpaper. A few light foxspots to endpapers. Wrapper price-cut with lightly rubbed corners.

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