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THE HUNTED PICCANINNIES
Written by W.M. Fleming. Illustrated by Kay Edmunds.
Stock no. 1321656
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1934. Very good condition.

Cream cloth with colour illustrations to spine and front cover. 7 colour plates plus some b/w illustrations to text. 185 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Rear cover is slightly grubby and spine is slightly darkened. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Some foxing to contents.

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COLT & CO. IN THE VALLEY OF GOLD
Written by J.E. McDonnell. Illustrated by Richard Kennedy.
Stock no. 1321595
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis. 184 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Light foxing to endpapers and text block. Small black spot to fore-edge of text block. Dustwrapper is price-cut and edge rubbed, rear panel is slightly grubby.

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THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS
Written by Thomas Ingoldsby. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1321530
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1949. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and vignette to spine, black title and vignette to front cover. Illustrated green endpapers. 12 full page colour plates. 90 drawings in b/w. 638 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some creasing to cloth at lower 2" of cover edges. Foxing to text block and a few fox spots to endpapers else contents clean.

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THE PRINCESS DANCES
Written by Rose Fyleman. Illustrated by Cecil Leslie.
Stock no. 1321511
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1933. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pink cloth spine, cream boards. Pink decorated endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. A few tiny dents to top cover edges. Some light foxing to covers and a faint damp stain to lower spine. Foxing to text block. A musty smell is present to contents. Price-cut wrapper is a little grubby, marked and edge worn, some tape repairs on verso.

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THE CUCKOO CLOCK
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1321507
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Beige cloth with dark blue titles and pale blue birds/butterfly decorations. 4 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Light page edge browning to the plates (affecting margins only). Price-cut wrapper is slightly grubby and edge chipped.

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THE CORAL ISLAND
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Leo Bates.
Stock no. 2135124
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1964. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Children's Illustrated Classics Series. Beige and green decorated cloth. 8 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Damp staining to top edges of pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and nicks; some uneven fading.

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THE ROOF OF LANCASHIRE
Written by Herbert C. Collins. Illustrated by H. Harte.
Stock no. 1821629
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Reprint. Boards clean, spine cocked. Previous owner's bookplate to front endpaper. Text block browned. A few minor foxspots present. A few annotations in ink and a few marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is foxed, lightly edge-worn and faded to spine.

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BONFIRES AND BROOMSTICKS
Written by Mary Norton. Illustrated by Mary Adshead.
Stock no. 1320517
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1947. Good condition.

Mary Norton's second book following "The Magic Bed-Knob" which was the inspiration for Disney's "Bedknobs and Broomsticks". More exciting adventures for the children who with a backwards twist of the magic bed-knob were able to fly into the Past. Blue cloth. Yellow pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. 119 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Covers are a bit faded at edgeds, marked and bumped at corners. Foxing, mark to edge of textblock.

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SPIV'S PROGRESS
Written by John Worby.
Stock no. 1820991
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1939. Very good condition.

Sequel to 'The Other Half'. Autobiography of John Worby, a spiv. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis. Reprint. Covers and text block browned.

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LONDON
Written by George H. Cunningham.
Stock no. 2134161
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth wi8th gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Being a comprehensive survey of the history, tradition and historical associations of buildings & monuments arranged under streets in alphabetical order. Spine is faded. Some marks to covers, with scuffing. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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LITTLE LORD FAUNTLEROY
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Illustrated by Harry Toothill.
Stock no. 1319278
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P.Dutton & Co.. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classics series. Green boards, gilt titles and borders, black title blocks. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0460050540. Minimal bumping to spine. Top corners of front free-endpaper and half-title are slightly worn. Dustwrapper is lightly rubbed and nicked.

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THE CORAL ISLAND
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Leo Bates.
Stock no. 1319252
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Beige cloth, black title labels and gilt titles. 8 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 337 pages. ISBN: 0460050060. Spine slightly bumped. Large, heavy pencil tick mark has been partially erased to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and scuffed.

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