Methuen & Co. Ltd.
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Translated by Alexander Teixeira De Mattos. Blue cloth spine with gilt title. Pictorial boards. Colour plates. Spine bumped. Corners worn and edges rubbed. Foxing to contents and a mark to one page (2) otherwise contents clean.
Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416065104. Bumping to spine and corners. Middle binding is a bit pulled.
The fourth of Enid Blyton's Colour books. Yellow cloth, dark green title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Front joint next to front endpaper is cracked; webbing can be seen through; making binding weak. Tape glue marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges.
With Special Attention to Essex Smugglers. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine is darkened. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
Green cloth with gilt title to spine; blind title to front cover. B/w plates. Spine is faded. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little fraying to cloth at some edges. Foxing to pages. All plates present.
Enid Blyton's version of 'The Pilgrim's Progress' in which three children have many strange adventures from the City of Turmoil to the Land of Far-Beyond. Cream cloth, blue titles and vignette to front cover. Full-page b/w illustrations. 163 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing and tears and nicks; a few small pieces of loss; some other marks.
Large folio format. Dark blue cloth spine, bright red pictorial boards. Green pictorial endpapers. Wonderful colour illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little chipping to cover edges. Scuffing with red crayon mark to front cover. Light foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins.
Smaller format - 10.5 x 7.5". Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Infant School ink stamp to front endpaper, rear pastedown and one page otherwise contents clean and bright. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Colour sheet has come away from board at bottom corner of front cover. Laminate starting to crack on spine. A couple of light scratches to covers.
Grey/blue cloth with dark blue titles. 166pp. 6.75 x 4.25". Spine and corners a little bumped. Cover edges browned. Small piece torn from top of front endpaper. Light foxing to endpaper and page edges. Dustwrapper has tear to top of spine, front panel and front flap plus other edge tears. Wrapper is very grubby.
A selection of 20 short stories of fun, fantasy and fact. Small format. Beige cloth with black titles and decoration to front cover. 135 pages. Foxing to prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper has 1" damp mark to base of spine and some foxing and generally grubby to rear panel.
Quotations from works as diverse as those of Chaucer, Chesterton, Binstead and Byron. Grey cloth with red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 182 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Spine slightly browned and light foxing to edges of covers. Endpapers partially browned, some foxing. Contents unused. Heavy foxed dustwrapper is also very browned to spine and and rear panel edges, is edge worn with loss and section of loss to top of spine and front panel.
THE STRANGE ADVENTURES OF CAPTAIN MARWHOPPLE
Written by Rose Fyleman. Illustrated by Gertrude Lindsay.
Stock no. 1312552
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. B/w illustrations. 120 pages. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Some discolouration to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers/textblock. Dustwrapper is just slightly rubbed at spine and corners and lightly foxed/grubby to spine.