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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SHIPS
Written by Frank E. Dodman. Illustrated by Frank E. Dodman.
Stock no. 2131264
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 15. Describing over 100 types with 79 pages of line drawings, 16 colour plates by the author and 16 plates of photographs. Foreword by W.J. Bassett-Lowke. Uneven fading to spine and cover edges. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to page edges. Wrapper is faded with some marks and chips; minimal loss.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF COMMERCIAL VEHICLES
Written by Nick Baldwin.
Stock no. 1317812
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. Spine slightly bumped. Some light fading to edges of covers. Light foxing to textblock and a couple of light foxspots to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly browned, very slightly edge rubbed and has a couple of tiny patches of surface paper damage to rear panel.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF MOTORCYCLES
Written by Robert M. Croucher.
Stock no. 1317805
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 61. B/w photos. Small format. ISBN: 0723215545. Some light dustiness to covers. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is very lightly browned, lightly creased to top of spine and title on spine is very slightly faded.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES
Written by A. Laurence Wells.
Stock no. 1317785
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 6. Describing 82 Species with 70 illustrations 66 of which are in full colour. Some page browning and foxing. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and foxed and has been covered with a clear protective wrapper which is only stuck down on verso of rear flap.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ARCHITECTURE
Written by John Penoyre; Michael Ryan. Illustrated by John Penoyre; Michael Ryan.
Stock no. 1317780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 13. Describing and indexing the Development of Building in Britain from Saxon times to the present day with over 250 illustrations, many of which are in colour. Foreword by F.R.S. Yorke. Some slightly bumped. Some foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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KATTIE OF THE BALKANS
Written by F.O.H. Nash. Illustrated by J.M. Pollock.
Stock no. 2130682
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1931. Almost very good condition.

An amazing adventure in which Bunnie is mistaken for Kattie and is taken far away into the wilds of Silaria, captive in a strange land. Beige pictorial boards (apparently covering green cloth covers). Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 152 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chips to corners (can see green cloth). Grubby marks to covers. Gift plate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Margin marks, including small damp marks and glue residue to page edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF KITCHEN ANTIQUES
Written by John Woodforde. Illustrated by Trevor Aldous.
Stock no. 2130466
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Observer book No. 97. Laminate boards. Illustrating and describing of 230 household objects from the 17th century to the 20th century. ISBN: 0723216371. Spine is browned. Couple of corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH WILD ANIMALS
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 2130434
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1944. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 5. Describing 69 species with 72 illustrations 46 of which are in full colour. Fading and bumping along cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with chipping, creasing, some loss; grubby marks.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Harold Priestley.
Stock no. 2130433
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 56. 74 b/w photos, 10 pages of maps and 4 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215448. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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THE OBSERVER'S TOURIST ATLAS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by John Bartholomew.
Stock no. 2130420
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 63. Laminate boards. In rare advertising wrapper Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF MODERN ART (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by William Gaunt.
Stock no. 2130419
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observer's book no. 34. With 16 plates in full colour and 52 monochrome reproductions from the originals. Laminate boards. In rare advertising wrapper. From Impressionism to the present day. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF HERALDRY (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by Charles MacKinnon.
Stock no. 2130416
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 41. With 12 Plates in full colour and 118 Line Drawings. In rare advertising wrapper. Laminate boards. ISBN: 0723200831. A few foxspots/browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with uneven browning.

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