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THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1703713
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being More Tales of Brer Rabbit and his friends retold from the original. Orange cloth, black titles. A slim volume 96 pages. B/w illustrations. 10" x 7". Light discolouration to cloth. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper edge-chipped and creased with 1/2" loss to top of spine.

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TALES OF TOYLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Hilda McGavin.
Stock no. 1105619
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Very good condition.

Another Enid Blyton book - this time all about the delightful Land of Toys, where Tiptoe the Fairy Doll and Jolly the Sailor live happily together in Jolly Cottage... Light orange cloth, red titles. B/w illustrations. Large text. 152 pages. Spine, corners and cover edge bumped. A little fading to spine. Inscriptions in ink to prelims. Foxing to outer page edges.

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SWEET WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1203752
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1942. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth black title to spine. 252 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine faded. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper front flap is MISSING, with loss to top and tail of spine.

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WILLIAM THE BOLD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1303815
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles and vignette to spine. B/w text illustrations. 248 pages. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Gilt to spine has dulled a little. Foxing to page edges. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is badly torn and creased with some loss at corners and 2" loss to base of spine.

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THE ADVENTURES OF BINKLE AND FLIP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 1702597
Published by George Newnes Limited. Circa 1950. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red covers with black titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pencil marks to prelims. 1 illustration coloured in. Wrapper has closed tears, repaired to verso with tape, and some chips of loss.

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THE PLAY'S THE THING!
Written by Enid Blyton; Alec Rowley. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1102900
Published by The Home Library Book Company; George Newnes Limited. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

12 musical plays for children aged 8 to 15. 24 full-page b/w drawings by Alfred Bestall and music by Alec Rowley. Very large format. Russet cloth, gilt title and decorations to spine. Pictorial endpapers. 240 pages. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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SWEET WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1102665
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth black title to spine. 252 pages. B/w illustrations. Fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with small amounts of loss to corners; also grubby and creased.

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MYSTERY MINE
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1801328
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1959. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Lone Pine Story. Green boards, gilt titles and Lone Pine vignette to front. Endpapers are b/w maps of moors. 247 pages. Tail of spine lightly bumped, boards clean and bright. Pale foxing to endpapers, prelims and text block else a clean copy. Price-cut pictorial wrapper is edge-worn with slight loss.

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NO PEACE FOR THE PREFECTS
Written by Nancy Breary.
Stock no. 384660
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1947. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. Black titles. 216 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped. Spine and cover edges faded. Very slight surface paper damage to endpapers (from removal of small pieces of tape?). Contents clean.

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MAINLY ABOUT THE FOURTH
Written by Nancy Breary.
Stock no. 384661
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth, black titles to front cover and spine. 254 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Some small nibbles to top corner of front cover. Endpapers partly browned, light foxing to outer page edges. Pages 39-42 have slightly ragged edges where the pages were not trimmed correctly in the binding process and have been roughly opened (text not affected). Dustwrapper has old tape repairs to verso which have started to show through to the front, top corner of front panel has been nibbled by rodent.

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MISTER MEDDLE'S MISCHIEF
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Joyce Mercer; Rosalind M. Turvey.
Stock no. 445296
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1940. Good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine only. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 160 pages. Spine faded. Covers scuffed and a bit marked. New endpapers with joints repaired. Corner loss to one page and other pages have bottom margin neatly trimmed. Binding a little loose.

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WILLIAM AND A.R.P.
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 383164
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st thus 1939. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cheap edition. Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine slightly bumped with some slight fading to base. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and foxing to outer page edges. Dustwrapper is worn, torn and creased with loss to spine and corners, some tape repairs on verso.

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