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THE NITEHOOD
Written by Will Nickless. Illustrated by Will Nickless.
Stock no. 1317449
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An animal story. Green cloth with silver title to spine and vignettes to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 135 pages. 9 x 6". Spine and corners bumped and some very slight fading to cover edges. Small mark to front free-endpaper, light browning to endpapers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn/torn with minimal loss at corners and white sticky paper repairs to verso.

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INTRODUCTION TO THE THEORY OF FINITE GROUPS
Written by Walter Ledermann.
Stock no. 2121005
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

University Mathematical Texts Series. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spotting and marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and a few grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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RUSSIAN-ENGLISH MATHEMATICAL VOCABULARY
Written by J. Burlak; K. Brooke.
Stock no. 2120357
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a short grammatical sketch. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and wrapper, which is also unevenly faded.

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NUMERICAL METHODS 2: INTEGRATION AND DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Written by Ben Noble; Alexander C. Aitken; et al.
Stock no. 2120352
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

University Mathematical Texts series No. 30. Edited by Aitken and Rutherford. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine and edges.

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NUMERICAL METHODS 1: ITERATION, PROGRAMMING AND ALGEBRAIC EQUATIONS
Written by Ben Noble.
Stock no. 1811823
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

University Mathematical Texts series No. 29. Providing an elementary exposition of certain basic ideas. Small format. Navy blue cloth boards with gilt titles. xii and 156 pages including index. Minor evidence of damp to last couple of pages (crinkling). Dustwrapper is slightly grubby.

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SEVERN HOLIDAY
Written by Nesta Nuttall. Illustrated by Drake Brookshaw.
Stock no. 1208142
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1962. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of an enthusiastic hunt for a prehistoric Lake Village. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Corners very slightly rubbed. Price-cut wrapper is rubbed at edges with small edge-tears.

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IVAN THE PEARL-FISHER
Written by Marie Bayne.
Stock no. 1712317
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1957. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. Grade B. Oliver and Boyd's Pleasure Readers. Subtitle: Or The Boy whose, dreams came true. B/w illustrations. 46 pages. Corners creased.

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PRODUCTION AND MINERAL CYCLING IN TERRESTRIAL VEGETATION
Written by L.E. Rodin; N.I. Bazilevich.
Stock no. 1710883
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1967. Very good condition.

B/w charts including a fold-out chart. Spine faded.

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THE NITEHOOD
Written by Will Nickless. Illustrated by Will Nickless.
Stock no. 1808026
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An animal story. Green cloth with silver title to spine and vignettes to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 135 pages. 9 x 6". Pictorial wrapper is lightly edge-worn.

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A DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC TERMS
Written by I.F. Henderson; W.D. Henderson.
Stock no. 1708889
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1920. Very good condition.

Pronunciation, Derivation, and definitions of terms in biology, botany, zoology, anatomy, cytology, embryology, physiology. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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HOPPUS'S PRACTICAL MEASURER
Written by E. Hoppus.
Stock no. 1805945
Published by Oliver and Boyd; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

Or, Measuring Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity, by a New Set of Tables. The contents given in Feet, Inches, Quarters, and Twelfth Parts of an Inch. Tall, narrow format. Full black leather binding with gilt title to front. Covers scuffed, ring mark from a mug to front board. Slight loss to top corner of free front endpaper. Folding diagram creased. Contents generally clean.

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PIETRO AND THE MULE
Written by Helen Cresswell. Illustrated by Maureen Eckersley.
Stock no. 425460
Published by Oliver and Boyd. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. SIGNED by author, with inscription on title page. Spine browned. Name and address stamp to front pastedown. JAB in pen to front endpaper. Some light browning, mainly to prelims. Wrapper is a little browned with some grubby marks.

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