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THE CARAVAN CHILDREN
Written by Lucy W. Bellhouse. Illustrated by Barbara Moray Williams.
Stock no. 1322496
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The adventures of five children and their travels in a horse-drawn caravan. Orange pictorial cloth. Colour frontis and numerous b/w illustrations. 96 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light spotting to cover edges. Some foxing to textblock and page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, lightly browned to spine and the printed price on front flap has been cross out with blue biro and another price written above.

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THE LITTLEST ONE
Written by Marion St. John Webb; Ralph Dunstan. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant; Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 1322270
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine with black title. Grey paper boards, large pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates by tarrant, b/w text illustrations by Nixon. Music by Dunstan. 116 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few marks to covers. Small mark to front free-endpaper and a few light fingermarks to page margins.

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THE CHILDREN'S KING ARTHUR
Written by F.H. Lee. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 2136291
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles to front and spine. Colour frontispiece by Rowland Wheelwright. B/w illustrations. 78 pages. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is a bit scuffed to front panel.

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FAIRY TALES BY HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Harry Clarke.
Stock no. 1322250
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1930. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with dark green titles and vignettes. Colour and b/w plates. 319 pages. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear. Cover edges grubby. A couple of small marks to rear cover and tiny dent to top edge. Foxing throughout.

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HIGHLY EXPLOSIVE
Written by John Frayn Turner.
Stock no. 1822807
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Exploits of Major "Bill" Hartley, M.B.E., G.M. of Bomb Disposal. How he dodged death dozens of times, how he stepped on a beach mine - and lived, how he felt for a fuse in a bomb up to his elbow in nitro-glycerine... Blue cloth boards, dark blue title to spine. B/w photos. 1.25" strip of fading to bottom edge of blue boards. Endpapers and text block browned with some foxing. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and heavily browned.

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ROSAMUND'S VICTORY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2135507
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1933. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles and two-tone blue diagonally striped front cover. Colour frontis. 256 pages. A Romance of the Abbey Girls. Light bumping to spine. Small inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Just under 1" tear to bottom margin of frontis, next to spine. A few margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; some tape repairs to verso; a little loss; some creasing.

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JOE RABBIT AND GIANT FINN MCCOUL
Written by George C. Nash. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1321785
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, red titles and vignettes. 159 numbered pages. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some light rubbing/bumping to cover edges. Prize inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to contents and some small marks to page margins. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with some marks and browned to spine.

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ANNE OF INGLESIDE
Written by L.M. Montgomery.
Stock no. 1321766
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1940. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles to spine and front cover. 342 pages. Spine bumped, covers edge rubbed. Some foxing and page browning to contents. Light tobacco smell to contents. Printed edition details have been neatly erased from copyright page. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with some loss. Damp stain to lower half of spine, grubby to rear panel. Dustwrapper is for the 3rd impression book.

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THE ADVENTURES OF MR. PIP
Written by F. Barrie Flint. Illustrated by Yolande Ellis.
Stock no. 1321567
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Good condition.

Orange cloth, blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour plates. 91 pages. Spine and corners heavily bumped. Cloth rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper.

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THE LAND OF LITTLE RAIN
Written by Muriel H. Fellows. Illustrated by Muriel H. Fellows.
Stock no. 1321158
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

A story of Hopi Indian children. Grey cloth with black title and small vignette to spine, red title and vignette to front cover. Decorated endpapers. 121 pages. Full-page colour and b/w illustrations, small b/w text vignettes. Spine and corners bumped, slight stain to top edge of front cover. Child's name in ink to verso of frontis. Grubby fingermarks and some foxing to contents.

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JOHN AND ME & THE DICKERY DOG
Written by Marion St. John Webb. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2134725
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue and gold mottled boards, light blue cloth spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded with a few marks. Wear and bumping to cover edges; a few chips. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Willy Pogany.
Stock no. 2134714
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1913. Very good condition.

Brown suede limp binding with gilt titles and embossed decoration. 16 tipped-in colour plates. Some rubbing/light fading to suede covers. Top 1" of front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Corner crease to a couple of plates.

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