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THY SERVANT A DOG
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by G.L. Stampa.
Stock no. 1501561
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1930. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Told by 'Boots', edited by Kipling. Boots is a terrier. Red cloth, black titles and vignette. Charming b/w sketches. Very slight bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly warped. Inscription and name in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers are a little browned and foxed. Contents generally very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased. Spine is browned. Panels are a bit grubby.

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MORPHOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF LAND FORMS
Written by Walther Penck; Hella Czech; Katherine Cumming Boswell.
Stock no. 2111703
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Contribution to Physical Geology. Translated by Czech and Boswell. B/w photos and diagrams. 429 pages includes index. Minor bumping along cover edges. Light page browning. Wrapper is browned to spine with some spotting. Small chips at top of wrapper spine and closed tear at base.

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WITH GENERAL FRENCH AND THE CAVALRY IN SOUTH AFRICA
Written by Charles Sydney Goldmann.
Stock no. 2111576
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1903. Good condition.

Maroon cloth spine, with gilt title; rest of covers are black. Many fold-out pages of maps etc. Some b/w photos. Spine has been rebacked, with original laid down; a little chipping and loss to original. Bumping and wear to corners. A few marks to covers. New endpapers. Frontis is MISSING. Foxing to some pages and outer page edges. A few page corner losses.

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KIM
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1310314
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1901. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth covers. Gilt title to spine and gilt elephant head vignette to front cover. 413 pages, top edge gilt. B/w photo plates. 8 x 5.25 inches. Spine and corners bumped. A couple of very small marks to front cover. Name to half-title, foxing throughout else contents clean. With extremely scarce dustwrapper with six shillings printed to bottom of spine and 14 titles listed as "uniform editions" on rear panel. Dustwrapper is a bit grubby and worn at spine and corners, there is a large closed tear across the front panel. A nice copy with a decent wrapper.

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THE VALLEY OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2110018
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. The third in the adventure series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Dark patch to base of spine for 1-2". Letter ink stamps to prelims. Some foxing. Rear joint a little cracked. Wrapper has 1-2" pieces of loss to top and tail of spine; rest of wrapper is edge-chipped, with creasing and smaller pieces of loss; some tape repairs.

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THE BRUSHWOOD BOY
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by F.H. Townsend.
Stock no. 1604603
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Colour plates. Spine and corners bumped, spine browned, a few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Joints partially cracked. Grubby marks to a couple of pages but contents generally clean.

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THE MOUNTAIN OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1308177
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Blue titles. 327 pages. The fifth story in the Adventure series. Spine bumped and slightly faded. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Front joint just a little twisted and starting to crack. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is chipped and browned to spine with some slight loss.

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1308166
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. 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 and corners bumped, some slight browning to spine. Book leans to one side a little. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Dustwrapper is edge chipped and worn with slight loss, torn to top of spine and spine browned.

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THE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Mrs. Dinah Craik. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 1306490
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1913. Very good condition.

"The best popular fairy stories selected and rendered anew by the author of John Halifax, Gentleman". Originally published in 1863, this is the first edition with Warwick Goble illustrations. Large, heavy format. Blue-green cloth with elaborate gilt decoration to front cover and gilt title and decorations to spine. 32 beautiful colour plates with captioned tissue guards. 378 pages, top edge gilt. Large format. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. A few very light marks to covers. Endpapers lightly browned. Front joint is cracked as are a couple of hinges. Small piece of surface paper damage to page 100 and verso of plate where possibly pages were lightly stuck together. Foxing throughout else contents clean. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE REVOLT OF THE YOUNG MACCORMACKS
Written by Violet Geraldine Finny. Illustrated by Edith Scannell.
Stock no. 1106745
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Pink/red pictorial covers. B/w illustrations. Spine is very browned. Covers are marked and worn. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Some page browning and a few foxspots.

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THE VALLEY OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1305855
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. The third in the adventure series. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers and page edges/margins foxed. Top corner tips of pages are very lightly creased. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn and torn with loss at top and tail of spine and also to top front corner, the wrapper is foxed and tape repaired on verso.

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THE DEERSLAYER
Written by James Fenimore Cooper. Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Stock no. 1206164
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1900. Very good condition.

Burgundy textured cloth, gilt titles. 40 b/w illustrations. Numerous b/w illustrations. 522 pages. Endpapers lightly browned. Spine faded and bumped. Corners bumped.

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