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THE LAKE COUNTIES
Written by W.G. Collingwood. Illustrated by A. Reginald Smith.
Stock no. 2136433
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1932. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. 16 colour plates and 72 b/w illustrations. New Edition. Limited autographed edition to 350 copies. With special articles on Birds, Butterflies and Moths, Flora, Geology, Fox-hunting, Mountaineering, Yachting, Motor-Boating, Fishing, Shooting, and Cycling. SIGNED by author and illustrator to verso of free front endpaper; This is Copy No. 251. Bumping to spine and corners. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present.

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THE TALE OF PIGLING BLAND
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2136424
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1930. Very good condition.

Very pale green boards, green lettering. Pictorial onlay. 93 numbered pages. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Browning to cover edges. Still has plastic 'cover', which has some chipping and browning.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF COMMERCIAL VEHICLES
Written by Nick Baldwin.
Stock no. 2136305
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 40. Describing models from 129 Companies with over 225 b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0723215839. Fading to cover edges. Wrapper is price-cut and browned.

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PUSHTI
Written by K. Nixon. Illustrated by K. Nixon.
Stock no. 1322204
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, brown title to spine and blue title to front with brown picture of Pushti. B/w & colour illustrations. A children's story of a Siamese kitten. Slight bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly foxed on verso and browned to spine.

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DOG NELSON, A.B.
Written by Gordon Vice-Admiral Campbell. Illustrated by Peter Fraser.
Stock no. 2135780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1938. Good condition.

Cream boards with blue vignette to front. Red cloth spine. Colour frontis plate, contains many b/w text illustrations and colour plates throughout. 91 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Chipping/heavy bump to top edge of front cover. Staining and browning to covers and to pages throughout. Stains get larger to page near rear of book. A reading copy. Frontis is nearly detached.

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THE STORKS FLY HOME
Written by Jane Tompkins. Illustrated by Tibor Gergely.
Stock no. 2135497
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Wear to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss; marks to rear panel.

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THE STORY OF SAMMY STICKLEPIN
Written by Margaret Alleyne. Illustrated by Mary Robinson.
Stock no. 2135485
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Damp stain to rear cover. Wrapper is price-cut with damp staining to verso and foxing; a few small tears.

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THE TALE OF JOHNNY TOWN-MOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1321686
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

Pale green boards, green titles. 84 numbered pages. Small format. Charming colour illustrations throughout. Minimal bumping to spine. Covers slightly grubby and spine browned. Contents clean.

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BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLES AND THEIR EGGS
Written by T.A. Coward; J.A.G. Barnes. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; et al..
Stock no. 1822353
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour illustrations and b/w photos. Based on the original 3 volume work by Coward. Brown cloth, gilt titles and decoration. 359 pages including index. ISBN: 0723209995. Boards clean and bright. Browning to text block and endpapers. Strong musty odour present else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is browned and faded to spine.

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THE ROLY-POLY PUDDING
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1321642
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1919. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine with white boards with colour illustration and blue titles to front. Larger format. Colour and b/w illustrations. 69 pages. Spine bumped, corners worn. Covers are scuffed and slightly scratched. Light foxing and some grubby fingermarks to contents. Erased pencil marks to rear pastedown.

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THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN
Written by Robert Browning. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1321616
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 10 x 8.5". ISBN: 0723205868. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Small museum ink stamp to lower corner of front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is just a little edge worn/creased.

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THE STORY OF SAMMY STICKLEPIN
Written by Margaret Alleyne. Illustrated by Mary Robinson.
Stock no. 1321527
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 4th 1957. Very good condition.

Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and text-block.

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