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THE BORROWERS ALOFT
Written by Mary Norton. Illustrated by Diana Stanley.
Stock no. 1322282
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, orange title to spine and vignette to front. The Borrowers Fourth Adventure. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 154 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and grubby to rear panel.

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CAPABILITY BROWN AND HUMPRHY REPTON
Written by Edward Hyams.
Stock no. 2136239
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The story of two remarkable gardeners. ISBN: 0460038095. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; faded to spine with edge-creasing and a few nicks.

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THE SEVEN LAMPS OF ARCHITECTURE
Written by John Ruskin; Ernest Rhys.
Stock no. 2136088
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1940. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth with gilt title to spine and blind decoration to front cover. Everyman's Library No. 207, edited by Rhys. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Some marks and darkening to covers. Small name and date on small piece of paper to front endpaper. Page edge browning.

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A VISIT TO GRANDPA'S AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Dylan Thomas. Illustrated by Robin Jacques.
Stock no. 1321912
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A splendidly illustrated collection of Dylan Thomas' stories chosen specially to appeal to the young. Light brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0460061542. Spine bumped. Some light foxing. Dustwrapper is just a little browned to spine.

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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 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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