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BIGGLES IN THE JUNGLE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Terence Cuneo.
Stock no. 2139792
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1942. Good condition.

Green cloth, black titles to spine and vignette of amphibian aircraft to front cover. Colour frontis and 3 b/w illustrations. Covers are unevenly browned with splash marks; some wear. Name in ink to front endpaper. Joint next to frontis is cracked - almost broken - webbing can be seen throughout. Some foxing to outer page edges.

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THE BIGGLES OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2138990
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1939. Almost very good condition.

Containing three Biggles stories: Biggles Flies East, Biggles Hits The Trail and Biggles & Co.. Brown pictorial cloth. A thick volume. Bumping and wear to covers, with scuffing. Binding starting to get a little week to joints. Foxing and browning.

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THE COLDSTREAM GUARDS 1914-1918 (3 VOLUMES)
Written by John Ross-Of-Bladensburg.
Stock no. 2137731
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spines; gilt borders and decorations around motif to front cover. 3rd Volume Contains the Maps. Inscriptions in ink to front endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges and margins. Wrapper to volume I is MISSING it's rear flap and panel. All other wrappers also have edge-chipping and creasing; Maps volume has 1" loss to top of spine.

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PILLICOCK HILL
Written by Herbert Asquith. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2137480
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1928. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Verses by Asquith. Set to music by Alec Rowley. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Slight scuff to front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE EWING OMNIBUS
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing.
Stock no. 2136423
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1935. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, dark titles. Eight complete stories. Containing: Jackanapes; Mrs. Overtheway's Remembrances; Daddy Darwin's Dovecot and Other Stories. Spotting to covers. Newspaper cutting of Ewing stuck to front endpaper. Wrapper is torn with some loss; grubby and scuffed.

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DARKIE AND CO.
Written by Howard Spring. Illustrated by Norman Hepple.
Stock no. 1322058
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1932. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth with blue titles, windmill vignette to front cover. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 288 pages. Covers a bit grubby and marked. Endpapers browned. Some foxing to contents.

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DIMSIE MOVES UP AGAIN
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 2135777
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Good condition.

Beige cloth with black swan borders and titles. Colour frontis. 288 pages. Darkening to spine and cover edges; some grubby marks. Rear joint a bit cracked. Foxing and browning; some marks. A reading copy.

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EARLY VICTORIAN ENGLAND 1830-1865 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by G.M. Young.
Stock no. 2134963
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1934. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w plates. Marks to covers, some fading and splash marks to spines. Some pencil underlining. Foxing and browning.

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A STUDY OF HISTORY VOLUME IV
Written by Arnold J. Toynbee.
Stock no. 2134961
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1940. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of small splits to spine, which is also browned. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and page browning.

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MAN-EATERS OF KUMAON
Written by Jim Corbett.
Stock no. 2134636
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 2nd 1945. Good condition.

Orange cloth with black title to spine. Second edition. With an introduction by Sir Maurice Hallett and a preface by Lord Linlithgow. Covers are unevenly faded with what appear to be damp marks and splashes. Lengthy inscription to verso of dedication pages. A few small page margin nicks/chips. Page browning.

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THE BOY'S BOOK OF THE MOTOR-CAR
Written by John Harrison.
Stock no. 2133953
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth with black titles and decorations. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing throughout.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1319207
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Circa 1936. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Light spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing. Dustwrapper has loss at all edges, is grubby and is missing the front flap.

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