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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 2130302
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper has tears and chips; minimal loss, also faded to spine.

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NANCY RETURNS TO ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 1317709
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth covers, blue title to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 288 pages Spine and corners bumped. Fading to cover edges and foxing to spine. Remains of a prize-plate to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby, tears to spine and some loss to spine and edges.

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OXFORD TREASURY OF FAIRY TALES
Written by Geraldine McCaughrean. Illustrated by Sophy Williams.
Stock no. 2129830
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A collection of traditional fairy tales which have been loved for years. ISBN: 0192781286. Edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THE SERENDIPITY SHOP
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2129403
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 205 pages. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. Top and tail of spine are faded; some browning to cover edges. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped; with loss to top and tail of spine and surrounding areas; sticky tape repairs; some to verso, but some visible to edges of wrapper.

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OUTCAST
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Richard Kennedy.
Stock no. 1317673
Published by Oxford University Press. 4th 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A magnificent novel of Roman Britain. Blue cloth, silver title to spine. Full page b/w illustrations. 229 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper, name scribbled out. Dustwrapper is slightly worn to spine and corners.

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DAWN WIND
Written by Rosemary Sutcliff. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 1317668
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of a boy and a dog in Saxon times. Purple cloth, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. 241 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Name and date in black ink to front free-endpaper, name scribbled out. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is bright.

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INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION AND GLOBAL GOVERNANCE
Written by Walter Mattli; Thomas Dietz.
Stock no. 2128931
Published by Oxford University Press. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Contending Theories and Evidence. ISBN: 9780198716723. 3rd printing.

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THE EVOLUTION OF INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION
Written by Alec Stone Sweet; Florian Grisel.
Stock no. 2128920
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. Judicialization, Goveranace, Legitimacy. ISBN: 9780198739739.

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TIM'S FRIEND TOWSER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128453
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format, Pink pictorial boards, blue spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Light bumping to spine. Wear along cover edges. Wrapper has publisher's original clear plastic still present and stuck to verso. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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JOHNNY THE CLOCKMAKER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128450
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1960. Very good condition.

Enterprising young Johnny decides he would try and make a splendid grandfather clock. A new story in words and pictures by the inimitable master of the TIM books. Charming colour and b/w illustrations. Pictorial paper-covered boards. 10 x 7.5". Unpaginated. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Small margin mark to a couple of pages else covers and contents bright and clean. Pictorial wrapper has some tears and slight loss at edges.

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CONFLICT OF LAWS AND ARBITRAL DISCRETION
Written by Benjamin Hayward.
Stock no. 2128155
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition.

The Closest Connection Test. Blue cloth, gilt titles. ISBN: 9780198787440.

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DRAWING FOR ILLUSTRATION
Written by Lynton Lamb. Illustrated by Lynton Lamb.
Stock no. 1317549
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An authoritative statement of the illustrator's problems in his essential dealings with authors, publishers, blockmakers and printers. The theoretical, contractual and technical aspects of illustration in books, magazines and advertisements. Blue cloth. gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 211 pages includes index. Slight fading at cover edges. Pages lightly browned. Price-cut wrapper worn at edges, a few nicks at top of spine and old tape mark on verso.

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