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THE BLACK OCTOPUS
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 2131712
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Dark green cloth with gilt titles. Colour frontis. Bumping to corners. Presentation plate to front pastedown. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping; marks to rear panel; surface paper damage.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1818551
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 19th 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 11. Describing 155 aircraft with 280 illustrations. 19th edition. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed, spine is slightly faded and browned.

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BIRDS OF THE WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND
Written by T.A. Coward; Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1818427
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1936. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Edited and with introductory chapters upon the general habits and characteristics of birds by Enid Blyton. Red cloth. Small format. Colour illustrations. 352 pages includes index. Top edge red. Spine slightly faded but overall boards appear clean. Pictorial dustwrapper design by Clifford Webb. Dustwrapper is browned to spine and scuffed to sides.

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THE CATERPILLARS OF THE BRITISH BUTTERFLIES INCLUDING THE EGGS, CHRYSALIDS AND FOOD-PLANTS
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 1818329
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition.

Wayside and Woodland Series. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. 248 pages including index. Boards a little grubby. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF GRASSES SEDGES AND RUSHES
Written by Francis Rose.
Stock no. 1318412
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 7. Revised edition. From previous editions, edited by W.J. Stokoe and A. Laurence Wells. Describing over 100 species. ISBN: 0723215332. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut and creased to front flap. Foxing to verso of wrapper spine and a few foxspots to rear panel.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FRESHWATER FISHES
Written by T.B. Bagenal.
Stock no. 1318411
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers series No. 6. Revised Edition. Describing 50 species with 32 colour plates. Light green boards with dark titles. ISBN: 0723200890. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with slight damp stain to spine. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear film which is stuck down to wrapper on inside of rear flap.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF DOGS
Written by Clifford L.B. Hubbard.
Stock no. 1318410
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 8. Fourth Edition. Describes 300 breeds and varieties with 148 illustrations. Red cloth, black titles. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. One joint is cracked. Dustwrapper is rubbed at edges and has a brown stain to lower half of spine. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear film which is stuck down to wrapper on inside of rear flap.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF TREES
Written by Herbert L. Edlin.
Stock no. 1318408
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 4. Describing 74 species with 51 colour illustrations and 58 half-tone photographs. ISBN: 0723215324. Spine bumped. Page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and slightly edge creased with small damp stain to top edge of front panel. Price-cut by publisher with 'new' price label alongside.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WILD ANIMALS
Written by Maurice Burton.
Stock no. 1318407
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 5. Revised editon. Describing 69 species with 29 colour plates and 45 black and white illustrations. Brown boards with dark titles. ISBN: 0723215030. Spine bumped. Initials in ink to front free-endpaper (W.P.A.). Page edge browning, small brown spot affects margins of last few pages. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price label alongside. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FLAGS
Written by I.O. Evans.
Stock no. 1318406
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 29. Revised edition. Fully illustrated with 82 plates in colour and approximately 70 line drawings. Small format. Blue boards. ISBN: 0723200882. Slight bumping to spine and corners, light fading to cover edges. Light page edge browning. Dustwrapper is worn at edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AUTOMOBILES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318405
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 17th 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 21 Compiled by the Olyslager Organisation. Seventeenth Edition. ISBN: 0723215081. Spine and corners bumped. Page edge browning. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price printed alongside. Wrapper is edge rubbed and faded to spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318404
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 22nd 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 11. 22nd edition. Describing 158 aircrafts with 278 illustrations. ISBN: 0723215146. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some very pale foxing and page edge browning. Dustwrapper is rubbed at top edges.

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