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WILLIAM AND THE WITCH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry; Henry Ford.
Stock no. 2133197
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. 191 pages, top edge green. B/w text illustrations. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning and marks; faded to spine; a few chips of loss along edges.

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THE NAUGHTIEST GIRL IN THE SCHOOL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 1318957
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles. B/w text illustrations. 184 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight mottling to cloth. Some foxing to contents. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. 2 of the b/w illustrations have been neatly coloured in. Worn and torn dustwrapper with some loss to spine and corners and larger piece of loss to lower corner of front panel. Old tape repairs have yellowed on front and verso. Large tear across spine and onto front panel. Rear panel and spine are slightly grubby. Still a nice copy of the first edition in very scarce original dustwrapper.

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THE WAR OF THE NATIONS: A HISTORY OF THE GREAT EUROPEAN CONFLICT VOL. V
Written by Edgar Wallace.
Stock no. 1819504
Published by George Newnes Limited. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red pictorial boards. B/w photos. 240 pages. Corners bumped and rubbed, rear board cracked/creased to bottom half of which also affects rear pastedown. Small split to base of front edge of spine. Browning throughout. Bookplate to front pastedown.

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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2132746
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1946. Very good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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WILLIAM'S TELEVISION SHOW
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318725
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles. Gilt vignette of William saluting to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine bumped. Small dent to lower edge of rear cover. Foxspots to textblock and prelims. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to spine and corners, browned on verso tear and crease to rear panel which has been tape repaired, another tape repair on verso of spine. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and foxed to rear panel.

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WILLIAM CARRIES ON
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2132413
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1952. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine. Mottling to covers. Some foxing throughout, but heaviest to outer page edges and endpapers.

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MOTOR CYCLE REPAIR AND UPKEEP
Written by Edward Molloy; et al.
Stock no. 2132359
Published by George Newnes Limited. Circa 1931. Very good condition.

A Comprehensive, Practical and Authoritative Guide for the Owner - Driver and Garage Mechanic. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 14 parts complete. A few marks to covers. Marks to pages 53-60 and cover of part 2.

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CARVE HER NAME WITH PRIDE
Written by R.J. Minney.
Stock no. 1818762
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a girl, born of humble parents, one English ,one French, and brought up chiefly in the back streets of London. The story of a woman who served as a secret agent and did not come back. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Top edge red. Boards browned to lower edges. Name in ink to half-title page. Text block browned. Price cut pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed, lightly faded to spine, grubby to rear panel and a little creased.

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PLAYS FOR OLDER CHILDREN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318298
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1940. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. Music by Alec Rowley. 173 pages. B/w plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Fading to spine and cover edges. Some light foxing and page browning to contents. 112 (crossed out) and 12F written in small ink writing to top corner of front free-endpaper.

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WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318094
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st thus 1929. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth covers with black title to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to half-title page (possibly front free-endpaper is missing but may not have had one?). A few foxspots to contents. Some light spotting to rear cover.

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WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131423
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1926. Fair condition.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 249 pages, with 3 adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. A reading copy only! Splits to sides of spine; some repair. number 6 in white to spine. Damp marks to covers and some page edges. Rear joint is cracked; old tape marks. Foxing throughout.

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JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131421
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine is faded in places with some bumping. Hinge next to half-title page is pulled. Foxing; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded and creased with tears and chips; some loss, including surface paper damage to front panel.

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