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THE JUST SO SONG BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling; Edward German.
Stock no. 2135894
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1918. Good condition.

Songs from Kipling's Just So Stories set to music by Edward German. Large format. Red decorated cloth. Musical Score. Bottom 1" of spine is split along one edge with some fraying and now hanging off. Uneven fading and marks to covers. Front joint is partially broken to top. Some pencil annotation. Margin tear to one page. A Working Copy!

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THE CHRISTMAS BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 2135626
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1946. Almost very good condition.

This book tells the story of a family who like to keep Christmas properly, and in the course of the story, most of the old customs are explained. Green cloth, gilt title and vignette. Colour pictorial endpapers. B/w pictures and silhouettes. 179 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Front cover is a bit bowed. Name and address in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2135598
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1910. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth covers, gilt vignette to front and gilt title to spine. 16 beautiful colour plates. 273 pages plus booklist. Spine and cover edges are browned. What appears to be a repaired tear to cloth near top of spine. Page browning and foxing throughout, including to some plates.

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THE LITTLE WHITE DUCK AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1321816
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Short stories, numerous two-colour illustrations. Cream pictorial cloth. 192 pages. SPine and corners bumped, some slight browning to spine and cover edges. Small green spot to rear cover. Child's name and address to front free-endpaper is blue biro. Foxing to endpapers and text block. Dustwrapper is badly worn, torn and creased with loss.

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THE FAIRY DOLL
Written by Rumer Godden. Illustrated by Adrienne Adams.
Stock no. 1321676
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Nobody knew where she came from, but for as long as the children could remember, the fairy doll had been at the top of the Christmas tree. Grey cloth, red title to spine and butterfly vignette to front cover. Pink pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations to text. Endpapers partly/lightly browned. Some hinges cracked. Dustwrapper is faded, foxed and edge worn, front flap is detached but still present.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN THE WEST HIGHLANDS
Written by Seton Gordon. Illustrated by D.Y. Cameron.
Stock no. 1822293
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1935. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Extensively illustrated with plates and b/w text illustrations throughout. Fold-out map to rear. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Boards clean and bright. Endpapers browned with tape residue to vertical edges. Contents otherwise clean. White and blue pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, torn at folds, chip to lower rear spine corner, a little grubby.

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THE CIRCUS OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321598
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 316 pages. Spine bumped. Name in blue biro to front free-endpaper. Some light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, browned to spine and foxed on verso. There are white label repairs to head and tail of spine.

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THE SHIP OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321597
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The sixth book in the Adventure series. Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations throughout. 327 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped, spine slightly faded. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and text block. Dustwrapper is worna nd torn with loss to spine, old tape to front fold of spine and white label repairs to inside wrapper.

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GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 1321561
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1926. Very good condition.

Medium 8vo edition. Red cloth, gilt title to spine and gilt vignette to front cover. 16 exquisite illustrations in colour. 232 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed, light dusty patch to top corner of front cover. Tiny nick in cloth to top edge of rear cover. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Light foxing to endpapers and text block. Front joint (between frontis and title-page) is cracked. Contents clean.

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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1321508
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Library Edition (reset). Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn at top rear corner, spine faded. Wrapper front flap states "The Young People's Edition".

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321506
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1953. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Another exciting story in the 'Adventure' series. Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. 321 pages. 8 x 5". Spine bumped. A few light marks to covers. Name and address in pencil has been erased to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is lightly foxed on verso, is worn to edges and torn to spine with some loss at top, tape repair to verso of spine.

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THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1321505
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Fair condition.

Cream pictorial cloth. The first book in the "Adventure" series. 326 pages. B/w illustrations. Covers grubby. Spine and corners bumped. Frontis stuck down to front pastedown. Name and address in ink to top margin of title-page. Text block is a little dusty else contents clean.

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