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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131340
Published by George Newnes Limited. 7th 1924. Good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 254 pages. B/w illustrations. Damp staining, especially to rear cover; chipping to rear side of spine, with loss. Damp marks to some page edges. Wrapper has front flap torn off, but is still present; damp marked with fading/browning; chipping and some loss.

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WILLIAM THE GOOD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131334
Published by George Newnes Limited. 14th 1939. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Spine is faded, with wear. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and marks. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.

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SEVEN WHITE GATES
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 2130765
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Good condition.

A Lone Pine Story. Red cloth, black titles. Full-page b/w illustrations plus b/w maps to the endpapers. 200 pages. Spine and cover edges are faded; couple of splits to cloth on spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Damp mark to top of some pages next to spine. Foxing and page edge browning.

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WILLIAM THE OUTLAW
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2130187
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1929. Good condition.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. 1" split to side of spine; a little fraying to cloth. Fading to spine. Bumping to corners. Marks to covers. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Inscriptions in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1317761
Published by George Newnes Limited. 3rd 1952. Almost very good condition.

Red boards with black title label to spine. Small vignette of boys head to front board. B/w frontis piece and text illustrations. 256 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some marks/grubbinesss to covers. Child's name in multi-coloured ink to front pastedown and a couple of doodles below. Foxing to textblock. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins. Light damp stains to top margins of rear endpapers.

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GOLDEN JOURNEY
Written by Frank Batchelor. Illustrated by Nina Scott-Langley.
Stock no. 2129845
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A tabby cat, a hedgehog and a frog set out one morning to come by some money to comfort them in their old age. Blue cloth, gilt titles, b/w illustrations. Fading to top and tail of spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped with a little loss and some marks.

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THE TREASURE HUNTERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E. Wilson; Joyce Davies.
Stock no. 2129482
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1940. Good condition.

Pale blue cloth, black title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. 184 pages. SIGNED by author, with dedication to front endpaper. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Grubby and a few pen marks to covers. Illustration to page 12 has been neatly coloured in. Hint of colour to illustrations on another few pages. Corner creasing to a few pages; small margin tears/chips of loss to other pages. Still a good tight reading copy.

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THE ADVENTUROUS FOUR AGAIN!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Jessie Land.
Stock no. 1317632
Published by George Newnes Limited. 4th 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. Spine very slightly bumped and a tiny bit of browning to base. Some foxing to textblock else contents clean. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price above (7/6), is edge worn and creased but with only very minimal loss.

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MYSTERY MINE
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 2129330
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a 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. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and edges. Foxing; heaviest to prelims, endpapers and outer page edges; some scattered throughout pages. '35p' in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is creased with chipping; damp stained, but minimal loss.

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HURRAH FOR THE CIRCUS!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 2128992
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The second story of Mr. Galliano's famous circus. Orange cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is creased with a few small tears and chips; minimal loss; spine is grubby.

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CIRCUS DAYS AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 2128945
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The third story about Mr. Galliano's famous circus. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. B/w text illustrations. 192 pages. Some spotting to spine. Couple of corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper; some indentation marks from an erased pencil inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with edge-tears and chips; a few tape repairs to verso; some foxing; a couple of scuff marks.

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SEVEN WHITE GATES
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 2128635
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1ST 1944. Good condition.

A Lone Pine Story. Red cloth, black titles. Full-page b/w illustrations plus b/w maps to the endpapers. 200 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some splitting to cloth at top and tail of spine; fraying to cloth. Joints are a bit cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks, else contents are generally very good.

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