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FIFTY YEARS OF BROOKLANDS
Written by Charles Gardner.
Stock no. 2132724
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. History of the Brooklands motor racing circuit and its use as an aerodrome. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges, endpapers and prelims. Some also to margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and nicks; some tape repairs to verso; faded to spine.

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WINSTON S. CHURCHILL VOLUME V 1922-1939
Written by Martin Gilbert.
Stock no. 2132687
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0434130117. Two pages are loose. Wrapper is faded to spine, creased and crest to front has faded.

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WINSTON S. CHURCHILL VOLUME III 1914-1916
Written by Martin Gilbert.
Stock no. 2132685
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Bumping to spine. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few small nicks.

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WINSTON S. CHURCHILL VOLUME II YOUNG STATESMAN 1901-1914
Written by Randolph S. Churchill.
Stock no. 2132684
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 775 pages. Wrapper has some closed tears and chips; a little loss.

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WINSTON S. CHURCHILL VOLUME I YOUTH 1874-1900
Written by Randolph S. Churchill.
Stock no. 2132683
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. B/w photos. 608 pages and folding tables. Page edge browning. Wrapper has a few marks and nicks at edges.

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LIVINGSTONE
Written by Tim Jeal.
Stock no. 1818961
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Published to coincide with the centenary of Livingstone's death in 1873, this comprehensive biography reveals Livingstone as a complex and paradoxical figure: a man capable of self-sacrifice and ruthless cruelty, dogged throughout his life by self-doubts, contradictions and failure. Brown cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations and plates. ISBN: 0434372080. Light stain to front board. Text block browned and stained. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned, edge-worn, strengthened to verso with magic tape, creased.

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MOSS AND BLISTER
Written by Leon Garfield. Illustrated by Faith Jaques.
Stock no. 1318526
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Garfield's Apprentices Series. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 043494033X. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is a little edge rubbed and foxed on flaps and on verso.

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A FUGUE OF CINDERELLAS
Written by Bryan Guinness.
Stock no. 2131639
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing and browning.

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ONCE UPON A TIME THE FAIRY-TALE WORLD OF ARTHUR RACKHAM
Written by Margery Darrell. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2129782
Published by Heinemann. 1976. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The Fairy-Tale World of Arthur Rackham. Selections include Alice in Wonderland, Rip Van Winkle, Aesop's Fables etc. Absolutely packed with colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Cloth backed boards (gold boards, black cloth spine). Illustrated endpapers. 247 pages. ISBN: 0434174351. Couple of marks to covers. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; tears and chips; loss to rear panel.

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THE PERFECT ENGLISH SPY SIR DICK WHITE AND THE SECRET WAR 1935-90
Written by Tom Bower.
Stock no. 2129182
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0434000809. Page browning. Some edge-creasing and light wear to wrapper.

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THE TRUE ADVENTURES OF JOHN STEINBECK, WRITER
Written by Jackson J. Benson.
Stock no. 2128282
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A biography by Benson. B/w photos. ISBN: 0434370509. Bumping along a couple of cover edges. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few small nicks.

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HANSEL AND GRETEL
Written by Jan Pienkowski; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 2124891
Published by Heinemann; Gallery Five. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

From the Jan Pienkowski Fairy Tale Library. Very small format. Pictorial boards. Colour and b/w silhouette illustrations. ISBN: 0434956295. Light wear to cover corners.

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