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BIRDS AND THEIR EGGS
Written by David Stephen. Illustrated by Len Fullerton.
Stock no. 2129879
Published by Collins. Very good condition.

Collins Wonder Colour Books. Colour pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Wear to cover edges. Small ink scribble to top of front endpaper. Page edge browning.

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JUST LIKE JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 2129840
Published by Collins. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

It is always safe to assume that some disaster will threaten the smooth running of the school routine as soon as Jennings and Darbishire return. However, this time trouble starts on the train journey to the school. Cream boards, dark title to spine. Colour frontis plus 4 b/w illustrations. Some browning to edges. Bumping to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn with loss to top of spine and rear panel.

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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S STORYBOOK
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2129795
Published by Collins. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Green illustrated endpapers. A collection of six well loved Little Grey Rabbit tales, accompanied with Margaret Tempest's familiar illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0001941623. Bumping to spine. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut and edge-creased.

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HEIDI GROWS UP
Written by Johanna Spyri; Charles Tritten. Illustrated by Pelagie Doane.
Stock no. 2129602
Published by Collins. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The second book about Heidi in which she has many adventures and surprises and a happy ending in which her fondest dreams are realised. Green boards. Numerous b/w illustrations. 256 pages. A few marks to covers. Bumping to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped with a few tears and some grubby marks.

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THE WOODS OF WINDRI
Written by Violet Needham. Illustrated by Joyce Bruce.
Stock no. 2129469
Published by Collins. 3rd 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Wrapper is price-cut with a few nicks to corners; foxing to rear panel.

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THE SECRET STAIRCASE
Written by Jill Barklem. Illustrated by Jill Barklem.
Stock no. 2129441
Published by Collins. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Brambly Hedge book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 000183925X. Bumping to spine and corners. Initials in ink to front endpaper. Creasing to top of wrapper spine.

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TALES FROM BRAMBLY HEDGE
Written by Jill Barklem. Illustrated by Jill Barklem.
Stock no. 2129440
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. This book celebrates the enduring popularity of 'Brambly Hedge' by bringing together the second four stories (The Secret Staircase, The High Hills, Sea Story & Poppy's Babies) as a companion volume to 'The Four Seasons of Brambly Hedge'. ISBN: 0001982796. Bump to top of spine. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small indentation marks to rear panel.

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THE AVENUE
Written by Violet Needham. Illustrated by Joyce Bruce.
Stock no. 2129432
Published by Collins. 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. 221 pages. B/w illustrations. Bumping and browning to top and tail of spine. Brown tape marks to endpapers. Small amount of margin loss to page 179. Wrapper is edge-chipped, with a little loss to top of spine.

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PUNCHBOWL MIDNIGHT
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2129427
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are plan of Punchbowl Farm. 254 pages. B/w text illustrations. Bumping and some browning along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Name in ink to verso of half-title page. Longer inscription in ink to verso of dedication page. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; pieces of loss at corners and to top and tail of spine; a few small repairs to verso.

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THE GREAT HOUSE OF ESTRAVILLE
Written by Violet Needham. Illustrated by Joyce Bruce.
Stock no. 2129426
Published by Collins. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with silver title to spine. B/w frontis and illustrations. 192 pages. Spine is unevenly faded. Brown sticky tape marks to endpapers. Page edge browning, with a few foxspots, but contents are very good. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with loss to top of front panel and base of spine. Smaller nicks to corners of wrapper.

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RICHARD AND THE GOLDEN HORSE SHOE
Written by Violet Needham. Illustrated by Joyce Bruce.
Stock no. 2129405
Published by Collins. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and very edges of covers are faded. Brown sticky tape marks to endpapers. Page edge browning. Wrapper is creased with some closed tears and chips; a little loss.

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WILD & GARDEN PLANTS (NN 80)
Written by Max Walters.
Stock no. 2129337
Published by Collins. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 80. 16 colour plates and over 60 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002193760. Dustwrapper spine is faded.

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