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BOMBER COUNTY
Written by Daniel Swift.
Stock no. 2128105
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition.

The Lost Airmen of World War Two. Cream boards, black titles and vignette. The author researches the life of his grandfather and looks at the connections between war air and poetry. ISBN: 9780241144176. Bump to base of spine. Contents are fine. Wrap around band/wrapper is still present and in excellent condition.
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EUROPE: A NATURAL HISTORY
Written by Kai Curry-Lindahl.
Stock no. 1816540
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Continents We Live On. A natural history of Europe. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt vignette of europe to front board. Colour & b/w photos. 299 pages including index. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper from the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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MARSHMALLOW
Written by Clare Turlay Newberry. Illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry.
Stock no. 2127405
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition.

The story of Marshmallow who is a beautiful white rabbit, and a jealous cat. Oblong format. Grey boards. Delightful simple illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear, with a little chipping to cover edges and spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good indeed - just the odd margin mark.
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GENTLEMAN JIM
Written by Raymond Briggs. Illustrated by Raymond Briggs.
Stock no. 1816401
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1980. Fine condition.

The sad story of Jim the toilet-cleaner who only wanted to raise his station in life a little... Colour drawings with speech balloons. 12 x 9". Unpaginated. Glazed boards. ISBN: 0241102812.
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BEN THE BULLFINCH
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2126106
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ben and Biddy, the two bullfinches, were found in the middle of the road, too young to move. Sheila and Peter took them home to feed and look after them... Yellow boards, blue title to spine and vignette of a reindeer to front cover. Lovely b/w illustrations. 119 pages. A Hamish Hamilton Reindeer book. Bumping to spine and corners; a couple of small nicks. Indentation mark to spine. Some foxing to pages throughout. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears; damp marked in places; with some other marks, especially to rear panel.
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BILL BADGER AND THE BIG STORE ROBBERY
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2125357
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1967. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

It was a dark and fearsome night on the canal when disaster struck the Wandering Wind... A Hamish Hamilton "Reindeer" book. Pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 120 pages. ISBN: 0241913470. SIGNED by author/illustrator to title page. Ex-lib. with most usual markings, especially to prelims. Bookplate to front pastedown. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with tape marks to flaps; creased with some chips and tears; minimal loss.
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THROUGH THE KITCHEN WINDOW
Written by Susan Hill. Illustrated by Angela Barrett.
Stock no. 1816122
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From summer picnics to Christmas, from spring cleaning to making herbal remedies for winter ills. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. 9.5 x 6.75". ISBN: 0241113504. A few minor marks to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded at spine.
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THE FAMILY ALBUM
Written by John Yeoman. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1815911
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Great-Uncle Bertie (who thinks he's a budgie), Cousin Lucy (who's mad about paint) and Auntie Amanda (who teaches mice ballet) are just three of the remarkable relatives immortalised in the lively verse and illustrations of an unusual Family Album. Pink glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0241132932.
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STANLEY BAGSHAW AND THE MAFEKING SQUARE CHEESE ROBBERY
Written by Bob Wilson. Illustrated by Bob Wilson.
Stock no. 2124598
Published by Hamish Hamilton. Circa 1985. Nearly fine condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. In his third adventure Stanley foils an attempted jewel robbery with the help of a banana! ISBN: 0241112303. SIGNED by author - 'For David, Have fun!' on title page. Tiny patch of surface lifting to rear pastedown at top.
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FATHER CHRISTMAS HAVING A WONDERFUL TIME!
Written by Raymond Briggs. Illustrated by Raymond Briggs.
Stock no. 2124301
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Storybook with Postcards to send. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0241134277. All postcards present.
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GENTLEMAN JIM
Written by Raymond Briggs. Illustrated by Raymond Briggs.
Stock no. 1815447
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

The sad story of Jim the toilet-cleaner who only wanted to raise his station in life a little... Colour drawings with speech balloons. 12 x 9". Unpaginated. Glazed boards. ISBN: 0241102812. Boards just a little grubby.
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SIMPLE SPIGOTT
Written by Mary Francis Shura. Illustrated by Sarah Garland.
Stock no. 2123861
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Reindeer Books series. B/w illustrations. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a few bits of loss; some tape repairs to verso.
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