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DONITZ: THE LAST FUHRER
Written by Peter Padfield.
Stock no. 1818243
Published by Harper & Row. 1st USA 1984. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biography of one of the major commanders of World War Two, and the man who succeeded Hitler as last leader of the Third Reich. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0060152648. Text block lightly browned. Red pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn.

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HECTOR PROTECTOR AND AS I WENT OVER THE WATER
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2130298
Published by Harper & Row. 1st USA 1965. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Two Nursery Rhymes With Pictures. Green cloth spine and pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. Wear to cover edges and corners. Inscriptions in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips and foxing; minimal loss.

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THE TRUMPET OF THE SWAN
Written by E.B. White. Illustrated by Edward Frascino.
Stock no. 1816548
Published by Harper & Row. 1st USA 1970. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a boy and a trumpeter swan who had no voice. Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. Boards mottled by damp (not too heavy). Faint inscription in pencil to blue front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has surface paper loss to lower front panel (probably caused by the removal of a label) and is edge-worn with a few small chips and closed tears.

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CHARLOTTE'S WEB
Written by E.B. White. Illustrated by Garth Williams.
Stock no. 1816363
Published by Harper & Row. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Blue pictorial spiderweb endpapers. B/w illustrations. Boards a little grubby, corners lightly rubbed. Minor foxing to text block. Faint tobacco odour present.

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IN THE NIGHT KITCHEN
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2123265
Published by Harper & Row. Circa 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth with circular pictorial onlay to front. Full-page colour illustrations. A Caldecott Honor book. American edition. Wrapper is faded to spine with a couple of closed edge-tears. Reprint.

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MODERN PROBABILITY THEORY
Written by Rui Zong Yeh.
Stock no. 2120303
Published by Harper & Row. 1973. Very good condition.

Harper Series in Modern Mathematics. ISBN: 0060473274. Bumping to corners and a few cover edges. Spotting and a little scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges.

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BEN'S BABY
Written by Michael Foreman. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1312510
Published by Harper & Row. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

American edition. Oblong format. Blue cloth with yellow title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations to each page with text below. ISBN: 0060218436. SIGNED by the author to title-page. Spine very slightly bumped and rubbed. Price-cut (at top of front flap) wrapper has gold 'Harpercrest' sticker wrapped around base of spine.

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YOU CAN'T CATCH ME
Written by Joan Kahn. Illustrated by Elizabeth Bridgman.
Stock no. 1108746
Published by Harper & Row. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark pink pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0060230886. Wrapper is price-cut with fading to spine; some foxing and grubby marks; large closed tear with chipping to front panel.

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MODELLING IN GEOGRAPHY A MATHEMATICAL APPROACH
Written by R.W. Thomas; R.J. Huggett.
Stock no. 1602956
Published by Harper & Row. 1st 1980. Very good condition.

Card wraps. 338 pages. ISBN: 0063181711. Covers browned. Contents clean.

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SPIDER IN THE SKY
Written by Anne Rose. Illustrated by Gail Owens.
Stock no. 1805487
Published by Harper & Row. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Based upon the story 'How the Sun Came' from American Indian Mythology by Alice Marriott and Carol K. Rachlin. Relates how Grandmother Spider brought fire and light to the animals in the long ago. Matt blue pictorial paper boards. B/w and two tone illustrations. ISBN: 0060250739. Corners lightly rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents fine. Price-cut wrapper is a little grubby and worn at corners.

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WHY SO MUCH NOISE?
Written by Janina Domznska. Illustrated by Janina Domznska.
Stock no. 1101303
Published by Harper & Row. 1st USA 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A few foxspots. Wrapper has loss to top and tail of spine.

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MUSCO BLUE WHALE
Written by Vincent Smith. Illustrated by Wilson Buchanan.
Stock no. 441257
Published by Harper & Row. 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0063120089. Wrapper is browned and foxed.

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