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Blue boards, gilt title to spine. The great sea battle off the west coast of Denmark on 31st May 1916 lasted little more than twelve hours. But the naval race between Britain and Germany that led up to it occupied sixteen intensive years of preparation. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few foxspots. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with nicks; browned to spine.
FURTHER TALES OF MR PENGACHOOSA
Written by Caroline Rush. Illustrated by Peter Rush; Caroline Rush.
Stock no. 1817581
Published by Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
The redoubtable Mr Pengachoosa finds himself in fanciful situations quite unsuited to hamsters in general, but than, of course, he isn't a 'general' sort of hamster at all... Each story is founded in the real world of a girl and her pet hamster and each returns to it after considerable flights of fancy... Pink boards, gilt title to spine and vignette of hamster to front board. B/w illustrations. A little loss to margin of gutter edge of front endpaper. Small name in ink to front pastedown hidden by the front flap of dustwrapper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and yellowing tape to verso at edges.
THE FAMILY THE STORY OF CHARLES MANSON'S DUNE BUGGY ATTACK BATTALION
Written by Ed. Sanders.
Stock no. 2128893
Published by Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth, light blue title to spine. ISBN: 0246105283. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few chips and nicks; a couple of damp marks to verso.
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Written by Elisabeth Beresford. Illustrated by Reg Gray.
Stock no. 2128248
Published by Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Roy breaks a spell which for hundreds of years has imprisoned Princess Elfrida-of-the-Castle and made her invisible... Green boards, gilt title to spine. 158 pages. B/w chapters headers. Wrapper has a few light brown dots to one edge.
Oblong format. Brown pictorial boards. Brown, black and white illustrations throughout. SIGNED by author, with length dedication to front endpaper. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a little loss.
Nothing seems to stop Mr Gringle and his horrible orange bulldozer! Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light fingering else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with 2" tear to base of spine and slightly foxed on verso.