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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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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) A TRIP ABROAD
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1318343
Published by Country Life. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Colour pictorial boards. Fabulous colour lithograph illustrations. 32 pages. Spine and corners worn. Edges rubbed with some wear. Covers a bit grubby and scuffed. Some foxing and some grubby fingermarks at page edges.
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RAILWAY RELICS AND REGALIA
Written by P.B. Whitehouse.
Stock no. 2130720
Published by Country Life. Circa 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0600375722. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and price-cut, with a faded spine.
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MORE ADVENTURES ON WILLOW FARM
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2128049
Published by Country Life. 1943. Almost very good condition.

The third book about the four farm children. Green cloth, red lettering. B/w illustrations. 144 pages. Spine bumped and faded with foxing. A few small marks to front cover. Contents bright and clean.
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EAGLES, HAWKS AND FALCONS OF THE WORLD
Written by Leslie H. Brown; Dean Amadon. Illustrated by Roger Tory Peterson; et al..
Stock no. 2127688
Published by Country Life. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

Large format. Two volumes. 125 full-colour paintings. Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Some foxing, mostly to endpapers and prelims of books. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Contained in original pictorial slip case that has some wear and a few scuffs to it.
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BIRD MIGRATION
Written by Chris Mead.
Stock no. 2127532
Published by Country Life. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0600363619. Fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; fading to spine and some edges.
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SHOOTING SECOND VOLUME
Written by Horace G. Hutchinson.
Stock no. 2126464
Published by Country Life. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w plates and illustrations. Spine is faded. Some wear to covers. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some browning and foxing. Frontis is almost detached. Tear to a front free endpaper that is uncut.
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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2126005
Published by Country Life. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format, purple pictorial boards, cloth spine. Delightful lithographed colour illustrations throughout. Bumping to a couple of corners. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Odd margin mark. Illustrations are beautifully bright! Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few closed tears to edges; a couple have tape repairs to verso. Some edge-creasing also to wrapper.
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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) BUYS A FARM
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2126004
Published by Country Life. 1st 1942. Very good condition.

Yellow pictorial card wraps. Large format. 32pp. Beautiful colour lithographic illustrations throughout. Just under 1" split to base of spine; smaller split to top. Creasing to cover corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Surface paper lifting (two lines) to inside front cover, where it appears that a previous inscription has been erased. A few margin marks; some corner creasing to pages. Illustrations are still lovely and bright!
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THE STORY OF THE ROYAL SCOTS
Written by Lawrence Weaver.
Stock no. 2113253
Published by Country Life. 1st 1915. Very good condition.

The Lothian Regiment. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Cream (possibly vellum) covers. Some wear to cover edges. Corners are bumped. A few grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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HORSE SENSE AND SENSIBILITY
Written by Crascredo. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1311477
Published by Country Life. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Colour frontis and 16 b/w plates. Spine bumped and sunned. A few tiny ink spots to front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Some foxing else contents clean.
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PIGWIGGEN: HIS DASHING CAREER
Written by Arnrid Johnston. Illustrated by Arnrid Johnston.
Stock no. 1311373
Published by Country Life. 1942. Almost very good condition.

Pigwiggen the pig is the only one of his large family that could fly! Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations throughout. Covers a little creased and grubby with a small tear to lower edge of front cover. Light creasing to top corner tips else contents clean.
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