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George Newnes Limited

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DEMON ISLAND
Written by Cecil R. Baldock. Illustrated by W. Bryce Hamilton.
Stock no. 1402968
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The Bannister twins know how to look after themselves and they need all their resourcefulness when they are kidnapped and taken to Demon Island . Light brown boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. Tower House Series. 128 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Board edges browned. Crease to bottom of first few pages. A little foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears, Patch of surface paper damage to front panel. Wrapper is grubby.
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READ ALOUD TALES FROM SUNNY STORIES
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1605993
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition.

Sunny Stories Bookshelf series. A book of stories written especially to be read aloud. Edited by Saville. Blue boards, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 96 pages. Spine and corners bumped, spine faded. Covers marked Endpapers browned.
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ADVENTURES OF THE WISHING-CHAIR
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Hilda McGavin.
Stock no. 1402840
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1939. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth, black titles. Large colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 216 pages. 2nd edition. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Staining to rear board. A little scuffing to pictorial onlay. Covers grubby. Front and rear joints cracked. Inscription in ink to front pastedown and name and address in ink to front endpaper and to half title page. Some of the colour from the boards has leached onto top of first and last couple of pages. Foxing throughout and some fingering. Letter 'O' on page 44 has been coloured in black crayon. Corner torn off the bottom of one page. A few small margin tears.
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WELL, REALLY, MR. TWIDDLE!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Hilda McGavin.
Stock no. 1313485
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The third book about the endearing Mr. Twiddle. Red boards, black titles. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, a couple of tiny indentations to cover edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Covers and contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge creased and torn at spine and corners with neat tape repairs on verso, some light scuffing to wrapper.
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SEVEN WHITE GATES
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1711828
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Lone Pine Story. Red cloth, black titles. Full-page b/w illustrations plus b/w maps to the endpapers. 200 pages. Small splash mark to front cover. Spine faded at top and tail. Wrapper is torn and creased with some loss, approx. 1/2" to top and tail of spine and similar across top of rear panel, plus some loss at corners.
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WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1313156
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 249 pages, with 3 adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A few light marks to covers. Joints cracked (possibly re-glued). Heavy foxing to textblock. Name and address in ink to half-title. Some hinges cracked.
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JIMMY
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 1313153
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Green cloth covers. Title to front and spine, vignette of Jimmy also to spine. 272 pages. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed, a few tiny dents to cover edges. Fading to gilt on front cover. Heavy foxing to endpapers and page edges/margins.
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TWO YEARS IN THE INFANT SCHOOL VOLUME FOUR
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1502735
Published by George Newnes Limited. Very good condition.

Topics 64 to 84 and Special Subjects. Prepared under the supervision of Blyton. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 1309 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine is faded and gilt dulled. Various marks to covers. Endpapers browned. Contents very good.
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DOWN ON THE FARM
Written by R.K. Polkinghorne; M.I.R. Polkinghorne. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1402522
Published by George Newnes Limited. circa 1947. Almost very good condition.

Jerry's first visit to a farm and what he saw there. Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 47 pages. Spine bumped, rubbed and faded. Corners bumped and worn. Some scuffing to board edges. Cover grubby. Light creasing to endpaper. A little foxing and a few grubby marks to page margins.
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THE MYSTERY MAN
Written by Charlotte M. Kelly. Illustrated by S. Bright.
Stock no. 1402491
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Who was the man known to everyone as the Hermit? The young Ethertons on holiday in Switzerland were determined to find out. Blue boards with darker blue titles. Vignette of a palace to front board. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Tower House series. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Mottling to boards. Small bump to bottom of rear board. Foxing mainly to endpapers otherwise contents generally clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and tornd with small areas of loss. Label stuck to front panel. Heavy foxing to wrapper.
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ADVENTURE ABROAD
Written by Mary Kennedy. Illustrated by S. Van Abbe.
Stock no. 1312286
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Jennifer and Henry Johnson are kidnapped while on holiday in Belgium! Grey cloth with black titles. 200 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Pale foxing to outer page edges. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with only very minimal loss. Wrapper is also faded to spine and half of front panel.
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THE MAGIC APPLE AND OTHER STORIES
No author listed. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1312279
Published by George Newnes Limited. Good condition.

Large format. Brown paper wraps with black illustrations. B/w illustrations throughout. Covers are worn at spine and corners, page corner tips also slightly worn. Staples rusty and a couple of small marks to covers. A few small marks to page margins else contents clean.
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