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GERMAN STUDENTS' WAR LETTERS
Written by A.F. Weddle.
Stock no. 1318660
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. 375 pages plus 6 page booklist to rear. Letters from University Students of all professions who have been conscripted into the Germany army. Spine and corners bumped, spine worn and browned. Covers grubby. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing and page browning to contents.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318621
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1927. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine and corn4ers bumped. Slight discolouration to front cover and rear cover unevenly faded. Wear to front edge of spine. Name in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing and page browning to endpapers and first and last pages. Some hinges pulled and cracked. Some grubby marks to page margins.

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CARS OF THE WORLD
Written by J.D. Scheel; D. Cook-Radmore. Illustrated by Verner Hancke.
Stock no. 2131759
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with gilt title to spine; metallic red vignettes to spine and front cover. Translated by Cook-Radmore. Colour illustrations. Tape/tape glue residue to pastedowns, endpapers and wrapper flaps. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some closed tears and chips; browned.

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MORE VERY YOUNG SONGS
Written by A.A. Milne; H. Fraser-Simson. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1818421
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large slim format. Beige cloth spine. Brown boards with title label to front cover. Musical score and b/w illustrations. Boards clean and bright. Some scattered foxing to contents. Piano seller's ink stamp to title page and front panel of dustwrapper. Hinges pulled but binding tight. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is dulled to beige on front panel, is grubby and edge-worn.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE MESSAGES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1318444
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Being the Fourteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Grey boards, red titles and magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 186 pages. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper has been partially erased. Some light foxing and fingering to contents. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and torn, faded to spine.

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THE MYSTERY OF TALLY-HO COTTAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1318340
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

The Twelfth mystery for the Five Find-Outers and their dog. It all centres around Tally-Ho Cottage down by the river and features two Runaways, a stolen picture and a little white poodle. Blue boards, magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Being the Twelfth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Spine and corners bumped. Page browning and foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with loss at spine and corners.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE SPITEFUL LETTERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1318339
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The fourth story of the Five Find-Outers - and Dog. Green cloth, red titles and vignette of magnifying glass to front cover. B/w illustrations. 166 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Some slight damp staining to cover edges. Inscriptionn in ink to front free-endpaper (and name in felt-tip pen). Dustwrapper is foxed on verso, edge worn with slight loss to spine top and tail and a little grubby.

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SIX O'CLOCK TALES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1318335
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth with green titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some light foxing else contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge worn and torn with slight loss at top and tail of spine.

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SEVEN O'CLOCK TALES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1318327
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Thirty short stories for children. Yellow cloth, red titles. B/w illustrations. 185 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Child's name in red crayon to front free-endpaper. A few foxspots to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with loss to top and tail of spine and large section of loss to centre of rear panel.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Wyndham Payne.
Stock no. 1318320
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1927. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles to front and spine. 20 two tone illustrations. 247 pages. 7.5 x 6". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded. Damp stain to lower edge of rear cover. Foxing to endpapers, textblock and page margins. Some other grubby marks to contents. Some hinges starting to crack but binding still tight.

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A BOOK OF NAUGHTY CHILDREN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1318173
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. Very slight bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. There is a damp stain to the edge of the front cover. Contents are clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and edge rubbed.

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THE GREEN STORY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1318171
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The third in the Colour Book series. Green cloth, dark titles. B/w illustrations. 18 stories. 150 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Neat name in ink to front free-endpaper. A couple of hinges are cracked. A binding error has caused a small tear/hole to margin of page 57/8. Endpapers lightly browned. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and torn with minimal loss at corners and is a bit grubby.

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