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THE WOULDBEGOODS
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
Stock no. 1819264
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st thus 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being the Further Adventures of the Treasure Seekers. Blue cloth, red title label to spine. B/w text illustrations. 384 pages Spine & corners lightly bumped. Light browning to text block. A few foxspots to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with some edge-chipping and is grubby.

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THE PERILS OF FLIGHT
Written by J. Xaudaro. Illustrated by J. Xaudaro.
Stock no. 1318575
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Humourous full-page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0510000401. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Pale foxing and page edge browning else contents clean.

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TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2130752
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. Circa 1929. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black title to spine and border to front cover. 12 colour plates, b/w head and tail pieces. 255 pages. Spine is faded; some other uneven fading to covers. Marks, including what appear to be splash marks to front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. All plates present.

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THE BADGERS OF BEARSHANKS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2129408
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a year in the life of a badger and his mate. Superb b/w illustrations (full-page and to text). Brown boards, silver title to spine. 95 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Bumping to spine. Browning to endpapers and page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; small loss to base of spine and top edge of rear panel. Illustrations are still in lovely condition!

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THE BADGERS OF BEARSHANKS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2128223
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of a year in the life of a badger and his mate. Superb b/w illustrations (full-page and to text). Brown boards, silver title to spine. 95 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Some light wear along cover edges. Award plate to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Small damp mark to page edge of last few pages of book. Wrapper is browned, creased with many edge-tears and chips; some loss to corners and top and tail of spine.

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THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE OF DOCKS, WHARVES & PIERS
Written by F.M. Du Plat Taylor; Joseph Broodbank.
Stock no. 2126248
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 2nd 1934. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Second Edition, revised and enlarged. Green/blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w drawings and diagrams; some fold-out pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading/white marks to covers. Some page corner creasing. Page edge browning; a little foxing. Wrapper is browned with tears and chips; a bit of loss; some grubby marks and scuffing.

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AT THE BACK O'BEN DEE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1813860
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1968. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards. B/w illustrations throughout. A children's adventure story set in Scotland. Top of spine bumped. Browning to edge of boards and tape marks. Corners lightly rubbed. Front endpaper has been replaced neatly. Brown marks to rear endpapers. Small split to gutter of last page on a heavy crease. Text block browned.A few grubby marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and has a horizontal crease across bottom edge.

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THE WOULDBEGOODS
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
Stock no. 2118629
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Being the Further Adventures of the Treasure Seekers. Blue cloth, red title label to spine. B/w text illustrations. 384 pages Fading to spine and cover edges/corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; a bit of loss; grubby marks; some repairs to verso with sticky tape.

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THE BADGERS OF BEARSHANKS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2116106
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a year in the life of a badger and his mate. Superb b/w illustrations (full-page and to text). Brown boards, silver title to spine. 95 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Bottom couple of inches of spine are faded. A little bumping. Bumping to edge of front cover. Light foxing. Slight musty odour to book. Wrapper is price-cut with browning and edge-tears and chips; minimal loss.

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THE USES OF ELECTRICITY IN THE OIL INDUSTRY
Written by F.N. Beaumont; E.A. Reeves.
Stock no. 1207497
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1960. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

296 pages + advertisements. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. University stamp to front pastedown else contents fine. Wrapper edge-rubbed with slight loss.

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REGIONAL ARCHITECTURE OF THE WEST OF ENGLAND
Written by A.E. Richardson; C. Lovett Gill.
Stock no. 823443
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1924. Very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos. This volume covers Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Top and tail of spine and corners rubbed. Very light browning to endpapers.

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