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THE BAMBOO BIRD
Written by Melville Colley. Illustrated by Melville Colley.
Stock no. 1319900
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pink cloth with blue titles and vignette. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers. Inscription in ink to verso of free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and slightly chipped with light foxing and a few light, grubby marks.

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HOLLOW TREE HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Elizabeth Wall.
Stock no. 1319456
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Peter and Susan run away to the enormous old hollow tree they have discovered in the heart of the wood. Beige cloth, purple title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is grubby and edge worn with slight loss to top and tail and small hole to centre of spine. Slight fading to spine.

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THE BUTTERCUP FARM FAMILY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ruth Gervis.
Stock no. 1319085
Published by Lutterworth Press. 6th 1967. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Mike, Belinda and Ann went to stay at Buttercup Farm and this is the story of all the exciting things that happened there. Blue boards with black title to spine. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718800958. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing and slight marking to outer page edges. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and creased with tears at corners.

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MEET US IN THE GARDEN
Written by Frances Pitt. Illustrated by Stanley Herbert.
Stock no. 2132865
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black and white scraperboard illustrations. Green cloth. Small birds and animals that can be seen in gardens. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks and uneven fading to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with large tear to base of spine; other smaller closed tears; some chips of loss; some tears have remains of tape repairs to verso. Wrapper is also foxed and browned.

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CITY UNDER FIRE
Written by Geoffrey Amey.
Stock no. 2132570
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Bristol Riots and Aftermath. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718824458. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE SIGN OF THE ALPINE ROSE
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Wynne.
Stock no. 1318638
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Jillies expected a lovely peaceful holiday in the Austrian mountains, but it was anything but a peaceful holiday. Green cloth, silver titles. Green endpapers are maps. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Lower page corner tips lightly creased to preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and creased with only minimal loss and a little grubby to rear panel.

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ART AND THE AUTOMOBILE
Written by D.B. Tubbs.
Stock no. 2132136
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An entertaining and informative book on car art, cars and autmobiliana. 225 superb illustrations of which 50 are in colour. Large format. ISBN: 0718823850. Fading to spine and cover edges. Foxing to prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased. with a couple of nicks; unevenly browned.

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STRANGERS AT SNOWFELL
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Wynne.
Stock no. 1818430
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

A Jilly Family story. The Jillies start for Scotland but decide to leave the train when it is snowbound at Shap in Westmorland. Grey cloth with silver titles to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 231 pages. SIGNED by the author to half-title page. Faint mottling to front board. Text block lightly browned. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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PAINTING THE WARMTH OF THE SUN: ST IVES ARTISTS 1939-1975
Written by Tom Cross.
Stock no. 1817682
Published by Alison Hodge; Lutterworth Press. 1st 1984. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Cream boards, gilt title to spine. Yellow endpapers. Many b/w illustrations and a few colour. ISBN: 0906720087. Light bumping to corners. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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KENNELMAID NAN
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 2129651
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. Colour frontis. 191 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fade marks to spine. Ink inscription to front endpaper has been covered with white correction fluid. Foxing to outer page edges; a few margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; some loss to spine and a couple of corners. Fading to wrapper spine.

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CRISIS AT CRABTREE
Written by Sally Miles. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1317616
Published by Lutterworth Press; The National Trust. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

The village of Crabtree is due to be demolished... plans for a new motorway mean that old houses on the village green will have to go! Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718826515. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Foxing to first few and last few pages, some slight evidence of pencil erasure marks to front free-endpaper.

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THE LITTLE BROWN BEARS AT THE ZOO
Written by Chris Temple. Illustrated by Chris Temple.
Stock no. 2124957
Published by Lutterworth Press. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. The Little Brown Bear Books. Two colour and b/w illustrations. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Browning to endpapers. A little foxing.

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