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THE LITTLE GUEST
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Gertrude Demain Hammond.
Stock no. 672484
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1907. Good condition.

Orange decorative cloth, gilt title to spine. 8 b/w plates. 221 pages plus 2 page booklist. Corners rubbed. Messy writing to front pastedown. Endpapers slightly browned. Contents clean, one plate detached.

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PETERKIN
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 564029
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1902. Slightly better than good condition.

Orange decorative cloth. B/w illustrations. One plate slightly loose. Corners worn. Spine a little faded.

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THE THREE NAUGHTY CHILDREN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 568788
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

Yellow pictorial cloth. Pictorial title page. Two coloured illustrations throughout text. 23 short stories. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Boards grubby, front and rear joints cracked. Last page two pages torn at gutter edge (no loss).

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THE HUNTERS AND THE HUNTED
Written by Sacheverell Sitwell.
Stock no. 616159
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine in red title block. B/w illustrations.

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HARRY DRUIDALE FISHERMAN FROM MANXLAND TO ENGLAND
Written by Henry Cadman.
Stock no. 985571
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1898. Slightly better than good condition.

Pages: xvi, 321 + 2. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering. 40 b/w plates. Some ink annotation throughout - capital 'o' and 'd' in the whole book marked in. Covers a little marked. REDUCED FROM £110

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THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 567529
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Nearly fine condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. The first book in the "Adventure" series. 326 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine & corners very slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A beautiful, bright, clean copy. Pictorial wrapper is torn with loss at corners, base of spine, and top half of spine is missing. Loss disguised with photocopy beneath, otherwise wrapper is just very slightly browned and quite bright & clean. Exceptionally scarce in original wrapper.

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BEASTS THUMB-NAIL STUDIES IN PETS
Written by Wardlaw Kennedy.
Stock no. 327020
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1ST 1899. Almost very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt title and vignette. B/w text illustrations and photographs. 152 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some slight fading to covers. Endpapers and prelims foxed. Inscription in ink to title page.

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IT'S PERFECTLY TRUE!
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Vilhelm Pedersen.
Stock no. 404036
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

And other stories, translated from the Danish by Paul Leyssac. Red cloth covers, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w frontis piece showing author. B/w text illustrations. 337 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Small split to side of spine. Inscriptions to front endpaper. Contents otherwise bright and clean.

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TOOMAI OF THE ELEPHANTS
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 714800
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

Light brown boards, black titles and vignettes. B/w photos. Spine and corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Some browning to covers. Nameplate to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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THEY AND THE BRUSHWOOD BOY
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by F.H. Townsend.
Stock no. 723286
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1925. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Attractive red cloth with gilt titles and decoration to front cover. Colour plates. 160 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Light foxing to outer page edges. Dustwrapper has pictorial pastedown to front, is browned and edge-worn and is split to spine. Also three paper repairs on verso of wrapper and small red mark to front.

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