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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2135971
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1981. Very good condition.

This is a facsimile of the 1923 edition published by Hodder & Stoughton. Brown boards covers, gilt decoration. 16 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations, many full-page. Pictorial title-page. A very handsome book, faithfully reproduced. ISBN: 0340258071. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Browning and marks to outer page edges.

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GUMDROP TO THE RESCUE
Written by Val Biro. Illustrated by Val Biro.
Stock no. 2135933
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

Gumdrop speeds to the rescue of a stolen motorbike - which does him no good at all! Glazed boards. 9.75 x 8". ISBN: 0340392401.

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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2135932
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1979. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial boards with gilt titles. 12 charming colour plates. B/w text illustrations. 185 pages. Originally published in 1921. ISBN: 0340246294. Browning to spine; some bumping. Foxing and some marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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MR PICKWICK PAGES FROM THE PICKWICK PAPERS
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Frank Reynolds.
Stock no. 2135912
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Burgundy leather binding with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. 25 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. All edges gilt. Limited edition. Some light wear to covers and to gilt on outer page edges. Browning to some tissue-guards on plates. Slip case is very good - some wear and small remains of label.

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2135911
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1983. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition, black leather covers with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Silk endpapers. 20 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. All edges gilt. Light wear to gilt to outer page edges. Contents are excellent!

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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2135909
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Limited edition, black leather covers with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Silk endpapers. 20 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. All edges gilt. Couple of small scuff marks to front cover. Wear to some gilt on outer page edges.

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THE SLEEPING BEAUTY & OTHER FAIRY TALES
Written by Arthur Quiller-Couch. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2135907
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1981. Slightly better than very good condition.

Centenniel Limited Edition bound in tan morocco. 30 glorious tipped-in colour plates. Lavish gilt decorations to front cover and on raised spine. 129 pages. Small scuff mark to rear cover. Foxing and browning to outer page edges, which are gilt. Tissue-guarded plates are lovely and bright.

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NO STARS TO GUIDE
Written by Adrian Seligman. Illustrated by Konstance Pares.
Stock no. 1822832
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth. Folding maps. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. The story of a naval action in World War II around Turkey. Some foxing to spine and front board, top edge of front board a little grubby. Text block browned, some foxing. Browning to endpapers. A few foxspots to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is chipped at edges, browned and grubby. Musty odour present.

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THE ILLUSTRATED FLORA OF BRITAIN AND NORTHERN EUROPE
Written by Christopher Grey-Wilson. Illustrated by Marjorie Blamey.
Stock no. 2135839
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A complete and detailed colour illustrated flora. Including details of flower, leaf, stem, fruit or seed and variations in colour and form. Over 2400 plants described. ISBN: 0340401702. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with some tears and chips; minimal loss.

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J.M. BARRIE'S PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS
Written by J.M. Barrie; May Byron. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2135667
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1937. Good condition.

Retold for little people. Green boards with dark titles and vignette to front. Front endpaper is a map of kensington gardens. 6 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Covers are unevenly faded/mottled. Couple of splits to top of spine; small nicks to base. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. All plates present.

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RETURN TO MARS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2135661
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pale blue boards with vignette of flying saucer. 6 colour plates. Spine has browning to top 1" and bottom 2". Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and stained with tears and loss; to top and tail of spine and corners.

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FIVE GO TO SMUGGLER'S TOP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2135616
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1948. Almost very good condition.

Burgundy textured boards. Gilt titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis. B/w and two-tone illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to covers. Few small knocks along cover edges. Name and address in ink to front endpaper. Foxing; heaviest to prelims and outer page edges, but some also throughout book.

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