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PROFESSOR BRANESTAWM'S TREASURE HUNT
Written by Norman Hunter. Illustrated by James Arnold.
Stock no. 2131064
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1937. Good condition.

A terrific treasure hunt with unexpected perils. The Professor's inventions include invisible glass and an expandable house that can be enlarged at will to contain extra guests! Yellow cloth, black title to spine and illustration to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations throughout. 230 pages. The first in the series to be illustrated by James Arnold. Spine is grubby and faded. Damp staining to rear cover. Bumping to corners. Marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges, which also have damp marking to some. Margin marks to pages.
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CORNISH CHARACTERS AND STRANGE EVENTS (1ST VOLUME)
Written by Sabine Baring-Gould.
Stock no. 2130900
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1925. Good condition.

First Series. Brown cloth, dark titles to spine. B/w frontis. 20 full page illustrations. Reprinted in two volumes. This is the First Volume ONLY. Ex-lib. with usual markings. Spine is faded with some nicks to cloth. Foxing to outer page edges.
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DREAM DAYS
Written by Kenneth Grahame.
Stock no. 2130893
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1899. Almost very good condition.

Yellow cloth, dark titles and decorations. Spine is browned, with wear. Marks to covers. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges.
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CAROL IN REPERTORY
Written by Helen Dore Boylston. Illustrated by Major Felten.
Stock no. 2130483
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow covers with red title to spine. 4 b/w plates. Spotting to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and chips; some foxing. Minimal loss.
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CAROL GOES ON THE STAGE
Written by Helen Dore Boylston. Illustrated by Frederick E. Wallace.
Stock no. 2130482
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. 4 plates. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Rear cover is a little bowed. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-tears and chips; a few pieces of loss, mostly at corners.
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CAROL COMES TO BROADWAY
Written by Helen Dore Boylston. Illustrated by Major Felten.
Stock no. 2130481
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with dark titles to spine. 4 b/w plates. Bottom of spine is faded. Some browning and bumping along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; loss to bottom of spine, corners and a few chips along edges.
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THE CHILDREN
Written by Alice Meynell. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1317765
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1897. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and illustration to front cover. 96 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Belongs to plate to front pastedown and inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers partially browned. Light foxing to contents.
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THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Lois Lenski.
Stock no. 2130157
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1921. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. 4 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. 199 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping. Marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins. All plates present.
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MYSTERY MANOR
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2129616
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1948. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, title to spine. B/w illustrations. A story of the Lockett family. 407 pages. Uneven fading/mottling to spine and cover edges. Small hole to wrapper and spine near top. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing, mostly to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with foxing; also edge-torn and chipped, with a few repairs and a little loss.
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CRUSOE ISLAND
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2129615
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. A story of the Locketts family. Bump to edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with grubby marks; tears and chips; loss to base of spine.
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SMUGGLERS' GAP
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2129614
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, dark brown title to spine. Blue and white decorated endpapers. B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Bump along bottom edge of rear cover. Damp marking to bottom of outer page edges. Foxing also to outer page edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing. Wrapper is foxed and marked with loss to base of spine and bottom corner of front panel; other smaller chips of loss; wrapper also browned.
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THE SLEEPING BEAUTY AND BLUE BEARD
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 2128334
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1914. Very good condition.

Small format, 14 x 11cm. Grey/green pictorial boards. Full-page colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small inscription in ink to bottom of front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.
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