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THE FIGHTING AT JUTLAND
Written by H.W. Fawcett; G.W.W. Hooper.
Stock no. 1818373
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1921. Very good condition.

Abridged Edition. The Personal Experiences of Forty-five Officers and Men of the British Fleet. Grey cloth spine, blue paper boards. Gilt title and vignette to spine and front board. 45 b/w photos and numerous plans and illustrations. Top edge gilt, vertical and lower edge deckled. Second Impression later in the same year as the first impression of this Abridged Edition. Small split to cloth at top front edge of spine. Boards lightly unevenly faded and lightly bumped at corners. Browning to endpapers.
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KIM
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1818182
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1960. Nearly fine condition.

The Works of Rudyard Kipling series. Full red leather binding, gilt to top edge and packed in a red slipcase. Gilt title to spine with elaborate gilt tooling to same, circular elephant vignette to front. Plain endpapers. B/w map facing chapter 1. 413 pages. Small name & address label to front endpaper. Contents clean. Slipcase lightly rubbed at edges.
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ENID BLYTON READERS 1
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1318209
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

Decorated cardwraps. Two-tone text illustrations throughout. 128 pages. 13 short stories, the first being "The Peppermint Party". Inscription in ink inside front cover. Foxing else contents clean.
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ENID BLYTON READERS 3
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1318208
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1954. Very good condition.

Decorated card wraps. Two-tone illustrations. Covers a bit grubby and creased. Ink school stamps inside covers and 1966 in black biro to inside front cover. Lower page corner tips slightly creased. Contents clean.
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ENID BLYTON READERS 4
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1318207
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1954. Almost very good condition.

Decorated cardwraps. Two-tone text illustrations throughout. 128 pages. 15 short stories, the first being "The Conjuring Wizard". Covers creased and grubby. School ink stamp to inside covers. 1966 in black biro to inside front cover. Lower page corner tips and some other page corners are creased. There is some light fingering to margins else contents clean.
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A DIVERSITY OF CREATURES
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 2131373
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine, elephant head vignette to front. A mix of poems and stories. 441 pages and 4 page booklist to rear. Wear to cover edges. Name and address label to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is marked with edge-creasing; tears and chips; a few small bits of loss.
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STORIES FROM THE PENTAMERONE
Written by Giambattista Basile. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2131325
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

Red covers with gilt vignette of lady to front and titles to front and spine in gilt. 32 delightful colour plates (with captioned tissue guards) to contents. Outer page edges green. 303 pages. 10 x 7.5". Spine is bumped and faded. Corners are bumped, with some wear. Marks to covers; a few spots. Bookplate to front pastedown, inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing; a few marks to reverse of plates. One plate and tissue-guards are detached (page 126), but loosely inserted.
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THE MOUNTAIN OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1317808
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Blue titles. 327 pages. The fifth story in the Adventure series. Spine bumped. Slight fading to top and tail of spine. Endpapers partly browned with old tape marks at corners. Contents clean, textblock just a little grubby. Dustwrapper is worn at spine and corners and has a brown (tape?) mark to front flap. Spine if dustwrapper is just a little faded.
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ALL THE MOWGLI STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2131039
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1933. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial cloth. 8 colour plates, numerous b/w text illustrations. Foxing/spotting to covers. Corners and spine are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Marks to outer page edges. All plates present.
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THE ENID BLYTON PENNANT SERIES No. 20 SALLY SLAPDASH AND TABBY TRUST / JIMMY HAS A FUNNY TIME
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper; Jean Main.
Stock no. 2130534
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1ST 1950. Good condition.

Card wraps. Two-tone illustrations. The Pennant Series, comprising sixty tales, is written for the purpose of helping teachers to give their children moral instruction in a way that both teachers and pupils will enjoy. Each tale contains a definite moral, which will be easily recognised and enjoyed by the children. Chipping with triangular piece of loss to top of front cover next to spine an going through 8 pages of book. Some creasing.
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THE ENID BLYTON PENNANT SERIES No. 21 THE GRAND KING-DOLL / THE DOG THAT REMEMBERED
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper; Jean Main.
Stock no. 2130533
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Good condition.

Card wraps. Two-tone illustrations. The Pennant Series, comprising sixty tales, is written for the purpose of helping teachers to give their children moral instruction in a way that both teachers and pupils will enjoy. Each tale contains a definite moral, which will be easily recognised and enjoyed by the children. Chipping and loss to top and bottom of front cover next to spine; carries on through to page margins - loss gets less as you go through the book. Text all still readable and present. A reading copy.
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THE ENID BLYTON PENNANT SERIES No. 24 THE BIG BOY / THE FORGOTTEN PETS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper; Jean Main.
Stock no. 2130532
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Two-tone illustrations. The Pennant Series, comprising sixty tales, is written for the purpose of helping teachers to give their children moral instruction in a way that both teachers and pupils will enjoy. Each tale contains a definite moral, which will be easily recognised and enjoyed by the children. Top corner of front cover has chipped away; a little loss. Wear to edges and spine. Page corner creases. Foxing to outer page edges.
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