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FOUR-AND-TWENTY BLACKBIRDS
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 2112118
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A delightful story with the Sussex Downs as background, in which the Grays move from the Midlands to open a cafe in a little town near to the sea. Orange boards, black title to spine. 159 pages. B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; some loss; creased.

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1808079
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1924. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Third impression. Uneven fading to top edge of boards. A few hinges pulled. Scattered foxing throughout. Top edge of text block grubby. Pictorial wrapper is torn with loss and faded.

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THE GREEN GOBLIN BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gordon Robinson.
Stock no. 1311038
Published by George Newnes Limited. circa 1935. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 10" x 7.5". 120 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped, some fading to lower edges of covers. Inscription in ink and some sharp pencil writing (attempt has been made to erase) to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. One page corner tip is lightly creased. This copy has two different dustwrappers present - A pictorial wrapper which is torn at spine and corners with some loss and a green dustwrapper which is also edge worn and torn with some loss.

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THE GREEN GOBLIN BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gordon Robinson.
Stock no. 1807692
Published by George Newnes Limited. Circa 1935. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 10" x 7.5". 120 pages. Light marks to front cover. New free front endpaper expertly inserted. Scattered foxing throughout. A few grubby margin marks. Hinges pulled. Pictorial wrapper is nice and bright, worn at corners with chipping, strengthened to verso with clear tape. Wrapper spine is faded but otherwise wrapper is a very nice, bright example.

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WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2111106
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1930. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth covers with black title to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Front cover is bowed. Uneven fading to covers, with black marks to cover edges. Foxing to pages. Wrapper is torn and chipped with 2-3" loss to top of spine and 1" loss to base; other smaller areas of loss to corners and along edges.

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WILLIAM THE SHOWMAN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1310319
Published by George Newnes Limited. 10th 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Spine bumped and very slightly faded. A few tiny spots to covers. Name and address in biro on front endpaper. Foxing to page edges/margins. Large vertical tear to page 238 repaired with tape. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, foxed to spine with chipping at top and tail.

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2109795
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

A Steeley Adventure. Orange cloth, black title to spine. 220 pages. Damp stain to front cover. Other marks to covers. Corners are bumped and worn. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing.

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MAINLY ABOUT THE FOURTH
Written by Nancy Breary.
Stock no. 2109327
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth, black titles to front cover and spine. 254 pages. Small damp mark to bottom of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has large tear to rear panel, 1" loss to top of spine and part of rear panel; other small pieces of loss to corners.

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GIVE A FORM A BAD NAME
Written by Nancy Breary.
Stock no. 2109326
Published by George Newnes Limited. 3rd 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles. 200 pages. Bumping to a couple of corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is badly torn to rear panel and down spine, but with only a little loss.

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DIMITY DREW'S FIRST TERM
Written by Nancy Breary.
Stock no. 1309179
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with dark blue titles to front and spine. 192 pages. Colour frontis. Spine bumped. Stain to lower cover edges. Texblock slightly grubby. Foxing to outer page edges, contents generally clean. 3 ink sums to rear wrapper flap. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby to rear panel.

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1309088
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1924. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Front joint cracked, hinges pulled causing binding to be a little loose. Foxing and light fingering to page edges. Large tear to inner margin of 1 page (229/30) and some corner tips torn. A decent copy of the first edition.

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WILLIAM THE OUTLAW
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1107697
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1927. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Light bumping to spine and corners. A little uneven fading in places to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, with a few marks and foxspots. Wrapper is torn and chipped; some loss to top and tail of spine and along a couple of edges; grubby to rear panel; creased.

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