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George Newnes Limited

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WILLIAM THE SHOWMAN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1208832
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1942. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Spine and top front corner slightly bumped. A few foxspots to edge of textblock. Contents fine. Wrapper is slightly marked on the spine and has a few small closed, repaired tears and very slight loss top and tail of spine. Overall a lovely bright copy.
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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton; Mary Pollock. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 1814704
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1945. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Smuggler Ben was really a fisherboy who loved pretending to be a smuggler. Orange cloth, red titles and small vignette to front cover. Tower House Series. Written under the name of Mary Pollock, a pseudonym of Enid Blyton. Top & tail of spine shelf worn with slight fading to base of spine. Blue sticker stuck to front pastedown and inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small chips, loss to base of spine.
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THE CAPTAIN VOL XXIII
Written by The Old Fag; P.G. Wodehouse; et al.
Stock no. 1507702
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1910. Almost very good condition.

A Magazine for Boys & "Old Boys". April 1910 to September 1910. Pictorial red binding with gilt title to spine. Wodehouse Short stories include Detective Pillingshot, and Stone and Weed. Edited by The Old Fag. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Small split to top edge of spine, nicks to bottom edge. Covers grubby and rubbed, spine darkened. Name on label on front pastedown. Browning to prelims and page edges.
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WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1407128
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1954. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Cheap Edition. Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Slight bumping to spine and board edges. Top of spine a little browned. Name and address to front endpaper. Small date stamp to rear endpaper. Light browning to endpapers and page edges. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with several tears. Light pen marks to rear panel. Spine is browned and wrapper is grubby.
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SWEET WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1407127
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1952. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette of William to front. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Bad bump to bottom of front board. Foxing mainly to page edges. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with several small tears and chips. Label removed from bottom of spine leaving old tape marks. Label removed from front flpa. Wrapper is grubby.
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MR PINK-WHISTLE'S PARTY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1507508
Published by George Newnes Limited. circa 1966. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w text illustrations. 79 pages. 9.25 x 7". Light wear and creasing to spine and cover edges. Underlined name in pen to title page. Hinge broken near centre of book. Pages clean but lightly browned.
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JIMMY
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 1507442
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth covers. Title to front and spine, vignette of Jimmy also to spine. 272 pages. B/w illustrations throughout. Lower corners bumped. Gilt on spine dulled. Tape repair to small tear on edge of page 35. Nick to top edge of a few pages near centre of book. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears which have been repaired on verso with tape but this has shown through on front. Wrapper slightly grubby with some foxing on verso.
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WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1406911
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1961. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black vignette to front and red titles on black backgrounds to spine. 252 pages. Spine bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and some pages. Some foxing mainly to page edges. Couple of tiny patches of surface paper damage to a couple of pages. Marks to a few pages otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears. Top of front panel is rubbed. Small spots (possible ink) to top of spine and front panel. Rear panel is grubby. Ticks to a couple of titles in book list on rear flap. Crease to front flap.
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WILLIAM THE BOLD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1316618
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and vignette to spine. B/w text illustrations. 248 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Gilt is rubbed and therefore dulled. Name and address in biro to front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock.
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WILLIAM DOES HIS BIT
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1507218
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1941. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. 252 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped, worn and slightly faded. Light wear to corners. A little light mottling and an odd mark to covers. Book leans to one side a little. Writing to front pastedown partially crossed out. Contents very good. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a few small tears and a little creasing. Slight loss from base of darkened spine. Rear panel grubby. Foxed on verso. Price-cut.
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BUMPY AND HIS BUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy Wheeler.
Stock no. 1316517
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, black titles. 2 b/w illustrations plus captions per page (numbered 184). 59 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Name and address in ink to front pastedown. Contents generally clean but a few small, light paint(?) spots across pages 94 & 95. Dustwrapper is worn, torn and creased, extensive tape repairs to spine where it looks as though the wrapper may have been in two halves? Some other tape repairs at edges and corners. Small mark to front panel below authors name.
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THE ADVENTURES OF BINKLE AND FLIP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 1406491
Published by George Newnes Limited. circa 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red covers with black titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. A few light marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers and some pages. A few light foxspots and a little light fingering otherwise the contents are generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears. Spine is faded and rubbed. Rear panel is grubby. Dark marks to verso of spine.
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