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THE JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by J. Lockwood Kipling; W.H. Drake; P. Frenzeny.
Stock no. 1824381
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1944. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Uniform edition. Red cloth, gilt titles and vignette of elephant's head. Top edge gilt. B/w illustrations. 276 pages. Reprint. Faint mottling to rear board. Text block browned. A few minor foxspots. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned, edge-worn with a little loss at corners.

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THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by J. Lockwood Kipling.
Stock no. 1824379
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1944. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Uniform edition. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Top edge is red. B/w illustrations. 299 pages. Faint mottling to boards. Text block browned. A few foxspots present, mainly to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned, edge-worn and torn with loass at corners.

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RUBBALONG TALES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Norman Meredith.
Stock no. 1824359
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Twenty-two tales to enchant young readers. Cream cloth, red titles and vignette to front. Two-tone illustrations. Some pale brown mottling to boards, heavier spot to spine. Name & address label to front pastedown. Foxing to text block and a few foxsppots to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed with a few small tears, spine lightly browned.

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THE CIRCUS OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1323940
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 316 pages. Covers are a bit grubby and foxed. Spine and corners bumped. Some dents to cover edges. A couple of light marks to textblock else contents clean.

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1323939
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another exciting story in the 'Adventure' series. Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. 321 pages. 8 x 5". Spine bumped. Small, light mark to top corner of front cover else covers bright. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed with small tear to top edge of front panel.

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THE RIVER OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1323938
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The eighth in the Adventure series. Cream pictorial cloth, b/w illustrations. 277 pages. The spine is slightly bumped but the cloth is beautifully bright and clean. The endpapers are partly browned. Some light foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed and torn and slightly browned to spine. The verso is browned.

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1323853
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. 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 and corners bumped, tiny dent to top edge of front cover. Covers slightly grubby. Front joint cracked (has glue repair and the glue has seeped onto the inner margin of the front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and slightly chipped, some tape repairs on verso.

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MILITARY OPERATIONS FRANCE AND BELGIUM 1915 (4 VOLUMES)
Written by James E. Edmonds; G.C. Wynne. Illustrated by A.F. Becke.
Stock no. 1824306
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Fair condition.

Second Edition. History of The Great War Military Operations based on official documents. Volume I Winter 1914-15: Battle of Neuve Chapelle: Battles of Ypres. Volume II Battles of Abuers Ridge, Festubert, and Loos. Red cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. Colour maps (sketches). Volumes I & II red cloth box of 13 and 11 maps plus 1 diagram. Ex-library. Two text volumes boards are faded, stained and worn, library sticker to spine. Text block grubby, top edge of text block of all four volumes has library details written in ink. Library labels to endpapers. Some foxing mainly to text block. Front hinge pulled to volume I. Two map boxes are worn and stained (especially volume II) but all maps present and in very good condition (not torn). One or two instances of snail damage to margins. Sold with all faults. A good working set.

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A HISTORY OF THE 17TH/21ST LANCERS 1922-1959
Written by R.L.V. Ffrench Blake.
Stock no. 1824277
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w photos. A few minor scuffs to boards. Corners bumped. Endpapers browned. Foxing and browning to top edge of text block. A few minor foxspots to prelims. Dustwrapper is heavily scuffed and worn at corners with closed tears.

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SYLVIE AND BRUNO
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Harry Furniss.
Stock no. 1824153
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1899. Almost very good condition.

People's Edition. Green cloth with black titles and illustration to front cover depicting young girl comforing younger child. 400 pages including index. B/w text illustrations. Early reprint. Boards a little grubby, rubbed at edges especially top & tail of spine. Text block browned. Grubby marks to contents. Hinges pulled but binding tight. Page 251/252 detached.

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CRACK THE ANT
Written by David Ross; Sephanie Ross.
Stock no. 1824097
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A picture book for very, very junior science enthusiasts - and what small child has not been fascinated by watching a tiny ant scurrying about its business? Oblong format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Base of spine split for 0.5" to rear edge. Boards very slightly browned. A few grubby marks to contents, mainly to margins. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with a little loss, a little grubby.

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THE WHITE NIGHTS OF ST PETERSBURG
Written by Geoffrey Trease. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1323383
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of the Russian Revolution in 1916. Red boards, gilt title to spine. 201 pages. B/w chapter headers. SIGNED by the author to front free-endpaper. Minimal bumping to spine. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is browned on verso and is rubbed at edges.

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