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THE KIPLING BIRTHDAY BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling; Joseph Finn.
Stock no. 2127320
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1896. Very good condition.

Small format. Pale green cloth with dark green decorations, gilt title to spine. Quotes for each day of the year to one side of page, with blank section opposite to enter birthdays you want to remember. B/w illustrations. Spine is bumped and a bit faded. Some entries in ink to some days.

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A STORY BOOK OF JESUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Elsie Walker.
Stock no. 2127082
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1ST 1956. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with gilt titles and vignette to front. Lovely colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Some fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut and has been covered with clear adhesive film.

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GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2126689
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

De-Luxe edition, Limited to 500 copies. 40 exquisite tissue-guarded colour plates, mounted on brown card. 38 tales and legends collected from many sources. Vellum bound, with gilt titles and vignettes. Foxing and spotting to covers, endpapers and outer page edges; a few to some page margins. Ties to covers are no longer present. A few scuff marks to covers. All plates are present and in fine condition!

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THE RABBIT'S PARTY AND OTHER STORIES - MY FOURTH NATURE BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1610622
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1953. Almost very good condition.

Red boards. Two tone illustrations throughout. 191 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and worn with some surface loss. Foxing to endpapers. Child's name to verso of Foreword.

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WHITE-EAR AND PETER
Written by Neils Heiberg. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2125302
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

The Story of a Fox and a Fox-Terrier. Sixteen colour plates by Cecil Aldin. Red cloth, gilt titles and vignettes. All edges red. Splash mark to front cover. Wear and bumping to spine and cover edges. Darkening and small mark to spine. Foxing to endpapers and some page margins. All plates present.

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TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL DAYS
Written by Thomas Hughes.
Stock no. 2124000
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1902. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Red pictorial cloth. 7 b/w plates. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription to front endpaper. Foxing and some page browning.

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EAST OF SUEZ
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Donald Maxwell.
Stock no. 1317065
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A selection of Eastern Verses from the Poetical works of Kipling. Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. Illustrated in colour and line. 72 pages. Top edge blue. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Heavy foxing throughout. Dustwrapper is foxed, browned to spine with some corner tears and some loss. A few small ink spots to rear panel of wrapper.

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GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 1814696
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

40 exquisite tissue-guarded colour plates, mounted on brown card. 38 tales and legends collected from many sources. Navy blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. 281 pages, all edges blue. Boards lightly scuffed. All plates present. First plate and plate page 17 creased. Scattered foxing to contents.

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STALKY & CO.
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1507596
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1899. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine and elephants head vignette to front. 272 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. A few hinges cracked but binding is firm. Small bookseller's label to front pastedown. Some light browning to contents. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and text block. Contents generally clean.

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THE MOUNTAIN OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1407033
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Blue titles. 327 pages. The fifth story in the Adventure series. Spine and corners bumped. Small ink stamp to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Light browning to text block edge plus small mark to bottom corner. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears (including front fold) and loss to top of spine. Scratch mark to rear panel. Spine and top of flaps are browned

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THE RIVER OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1407032
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The eighth in the Adventure series. An exciting story you just can't put down! Cream pictorial cloth, b/w illustrations. 277 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Some foxing to spine and board edges. Name to top of front endpaper. Some foxing to page edges and endpapers. Grubby mark to rear pastedown. A few light margin marks otherwise contents are clean. Hinge cracked in middle of book. Book leans a little to one side. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears plus chipping to corners. Browning to panels and spine. Some foxing to rear flap and verso. Front flap has vertical crease. Ring mark to front flap visible on verso.

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THE CONJURING WIZARD AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1406994
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. Two-tone text illustrations. 191 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Rear boardl is marked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Rear endpapers are a little damp marked. Top edge of text block is a little dusty otherwise contents are very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears and some creasing. Marks to rear panel visible on verso.

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