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The History of the Rose and Old Garden Roses. Red cloth. Coloured frontispiece and 32 b/w plates. Green rose bush illustration to endpapers. Top edge red. Boards a little browned and marked. Text block browned, top edge has a stain and is dusty. Foxing throughout.
The adventures of the four Conways and two Westwood boys. Brown boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Slight fading to spine and cover edges. Front free-endpapers have been replaced. Foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is worn with loss to spine and corners and heavily foxed on verso (showing through on panels a little).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Second Edition. B/w photos. ISBN: 0913728012. Corners lightly bumped and rubbed. A few light marks to boards. Contents clean.
Very large format. Cloth spine and corners. Blue boards. Tipped-in b/w photo as frontis. B/w photos. Covers have some grubby marks and are browned. Front cover is a little warped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint is cracked. Some foxing to a few pages.