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THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 2129275
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 2nd 1962. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book no devotee of The Hobbit can afford to miss... a selection of verses which are masterpieces of technical skill. Attractive colour pictorial boards. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0048210196. Light wear to cover edges. Covers are nice and bright. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. There is a patch of surface paper damage to the verso of the front panel of the wrapper (it cannot be seen from the front).
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THE SPANISH ULCER
Written by David Gates.
Stock no. 2127039
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A history of the Peninsular War. 557 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0049400797. Crease to corner on front cover. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and unevenly faded.
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CASTLES
Written by David Day. Illustrated by Alan Lee.
Stock no. 1816065
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Castles of legend, fantasy and myth brought to vivid life in the delicate yet powerful art of Alan Lee and the evocative prose of David Day. Designed and edited by David Larkin. Large format. Green/brown cloth with tilt title to spine. Illustrated throughout in colour and b/w. ISBN: 0048232718. Label with gift inscription to front endpaper (Simon with love from Grandad 1990). Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby and slightly edge-creased.
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RAILWAY MAGAZINE MISCELLANY
Written by Henry Maxwell.
Stock no. 2119973
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1958. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

1897-1919. Blue cloth, silver titles. B/w photos. Light foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and small tears; some foxing.
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MANY PEOPLE COME, LOOKING, LOOKING
Written by Galen Rowell.
Stock no. 1606261
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Exploring the effects of modern life and tourism on the world's highest places: the mountains of Nepal, India and Pakistan. Colour photos. ISBN: 0049100718. Corners bumped. Wrapper spine faded.
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THE HEROES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1807921
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1929. Good condition.

Greek fairy tales illustrated with exquisite colour plates plus b/w drawings, both text and full-page. Green pictorial cloth. Red/white pictorial endpapers. 248pp. 8.25 x 6.5". Spine browned, boards marked and damp stained. Spine & corners worn. Scattered foxing.
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PRESERVED STEAM IN BRITAIN
Written by Patrick B. Whitehouse.
Stock no. 1706573
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 004385074x.
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A HISTORY OF THE LMS 1 THE FIRST YEARS 1923-30
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 2108245
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 2nd 1984. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0043850871. Wrapper lightly edge-creased with a little fading to spine.
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A HISTORY OF THE LNER 2. THE AGE OF THE STREAMLINERS, 1934-39
Written by Michael R. Bonavia.
Stock no. 1602324
Published by Studio Editions; George Allen & Unwin. 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Steam Past series. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. From the library of Andrew Beaumont, amateur rally driver, with address label to prelims. Wrapper spine faded.
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LUFTWAFFE
Written by Williamson Murray.
Stock no. 1802709
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Strategy for Defeat 1933-1945. A re-interpretation of the European air war, 1939-1945, with sobering lessons fro contemporary Western air forces. ISBN: 0049230808. Inscription in ink to front pastedown which is mostly hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Contents fine. Price-cut pictorial wrapper has a 1.5" closed tear to front spine edge.
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STEAM 82
Written by Roger Crombleholme; Terry Kirtland.
Stock no. 629032
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1982. Fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 004385091X.
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HIDDEN CORNERS OF BRITAIN
Written by David Yeadon. Illustrated by David Yeadon.
Stock no. 676582
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0049140590. Small nick to edge of wrapper.
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