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A FAIRY TO STAY
Written by Margaret Beatrice Lodge. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2124726
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1928. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles; decoration of fairy to front cover. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. Spine is bumped and worn with browning. Some grubby marks to covers. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few foxspots to margins. Pencil inscription to half-title page. A few page margin tears; and a few small page corner creasing.
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QUEENS FOR CHOICE
Written by Dorothea Moore.
Stock no. 2124389
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1934. Good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - illustrated by E.E. Brier. Colour frontis. 1" splits to top and tail of spine on both sides. Some chipping. Lengthy prize inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing.
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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; M.I.K. Carruthers; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; Brenda Girvin; Barbara Euphan Todd; et al. Illustrated by Florence Harrison; M.D. Johnston; C.E. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1317176
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1925. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine with pictorial onlay showing girl with holly. Pictorial front board shows same girl walking dog. First story is "Black Into White" by Carruthers. Also includes "Biddy's Bright Idea" by D.F. Bruce. 6 colour plates including frontis by Harrison. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped at top and tail. Covers are slightly edge rubbed. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper has edge tears but only minimal loss to base of spine.
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KALEIDOSCOPE
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317174
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A magical tale of the little boy Anthony. Burgundy cloth, silver to spine. 157 pages. B/w illustrations to text throughout. 8.75 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped. Some light damp staining to cover edges. Endpapers partly browned. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and slightly faded to spine.
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PINOCCHIO
Written by Carlo Collodi; James Riordan. Illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus.
Stock no. 2124007
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Retold by Riordan. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0192798553. Light wear to ends of spine, corners and bottom edges of covers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.
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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF SRI LANKA
Written by John Harrison. Illustrated by Tim Worfolk.
Stock no. 1815268
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. Pictorial card wraps. All of Sri Lanka's official avian species are described in the text and depicted in 48 colour plates. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 9780199585670.
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AVIAN INVASIONS
Written by Tim M. Blackburn; Julie L. Lockwood; Phillip Cassey.
Stock no. 1317098
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st PB 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oxford Avian Biology Series. The Ecology & Evolution of Exotic Birds. ix & 305 pages. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9780199232550. Minimal rubbing to corners of covers.
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HOW A TREE GROWS
Written by William Somerville.
Stock no. 1815203
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

An expansion on some notes of lectures given to Forestry Undergraduates in Oxford. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 112 b/w illustrations. 212 pages including index. Corners rubbed and bumped, spine rubbed, a few scuff marks to boards. Name in ink to front endpaper and messy crossing out to top corner of front endpaper. Some foxing throughout but especially to endpapers. Some hinges pulled but binding tight.
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BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: A FIELD GUIDE
Written by Ranjit Manakadan; J.C. Daniel; Nikhil Bhopale. Illustrated by John Henry Dick.
Stock no. 1815133
Published by The Bombay Natural History Society; Oxford University Press. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Based on Salim Ali & Dillon Ripley's 'Pictorial Guide'. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780198077237. Boards slightly grubby. Rear board has small publisher's price label.
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DEATH AND THE ENLIGHTENMENT
Written by John McManners.
Stock no. 1814950
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Changing attitudes to death among Christians and unbelievers in 18th century France. 619 pages. ISBN: 0198264402. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA VOLUME II HAWKS TO BUSTARDS
Written by Stanley Cramp; et al. Illustrated by C.J.F. Coombs; Peter Hayman; Ian Willis.
Stock no. 1814904
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Birds of the Western Palearctic. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Maps on endpapers. 695 pages. A comprehensive reference manual describing over 740 species with detailed information on field characteristics, habitat, distribution, mortality and longevity, population, with distribution maps, social pattern and behaviour, breeding, food, voice, plumage, moults, measurements, weights, structure & geographical variation. Specially commissioned colour plates. Bibliography, glossary of scientific terms and indexes. ISBN: 019857505X. Light browning to contents. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and edge-creased.
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HANDBOOK OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA VOLUME IX
Written by Stanley Cramp; et al.
Stock no. 1609798
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. The Birds of the Western Palearctic. Buntings and New World Warblers. Colour plates, b/w Illustrations, and distribution maps. ISBN: 0198548435. Cloth boards slightly mottled. Contents fine.
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