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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2132711
Published by The Children's Book Club. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, black title to spine. 190 pages. Uneven fading/spotting - possible damp to covers, which also has large dent along one edge. Name and address in ink on label stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing. Pages browned. Wrapper is torn and nearly detached all way down one edge; some loss, but front and rear panels are mostly complete.

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DANCER'S LUCK
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Stock no. 2129653
Published by The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale yellow boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with some scuffing; a few edge-tears and chips; some repaired to verso; a few small nicks/chips of loss.

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THE COWNAPPERS
Written by Monica Edwards.
Stock no. 2129465
Published by The Children's Book Club. 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Thornton family find themselves acting as temporary guardians of a prize Jersey cow. Yellow boards, black title to spine. 253 pages. Bumping to cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with a few repaired closed tears and chips.

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THE ROARING 40
Written by Nan Chauncy. Illustrated by Annette MacArthur-Onslow.
Stock no. 2123864
Published by The Children's Book Club; The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boars, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears; a bit of loss; foxing to rear panel.

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THE ROARING 40
Written by Nan Chauncy. Illustrated by Annette MacArthur-Onslow.
Stock no. 2123864
Published by The Children's Book Club; The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boars, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears; a bit of loss; foxing to rear panel.

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HURRY HOME CANDY
Written by Meindert Dejong. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1316693
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Children's book club edition. Green boards with black titles to spine. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso, showing on white rear panel and is slightly worn to spine.

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THE BOX IN THE ATTIC
Written by Barbara Euphan Todd. Illustrated by Lynette Hemmant.
Stock no. 1316679
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Perdita's diary of her holiday with relatives and the magical things they found in the box in the rectory attic. Blue boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 208 pages. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Light foxing to textblock and a light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is just a little bit creased at corners.

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THE LOST POTHOLE
Written by Showell Styles. Illustrated by C.W. Bacon.
Stock no. 1316664
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Young Anthony Carter didn't expect to become involved in a dangerous pot-holing rescue and treasure hunt when he joined his friends on the rain-sodden Yorkshire Moors... Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations based on the author's sketches. 136 pages. Spine bumped. Name plate (not filled in) to half-title. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a bit grubby.

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WHERE THE GOLDEN EAGLE SOARS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Colin Gibson.
Stock no. 1813782
Published by The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story of lovers of nature about wildlife in the Highlands of Scotland. Beige boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Text block browned and foxed. Some minor spotting and grubby marks to contents. Light damp stains to edges of endpapers. Cigarette odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is damp stained, browned to spine and rear panel, edge-worn, grubby to rear panel, some clear tape to edges on verso.

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DOLPHIN SUMMER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1309442
Published by The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Which dolphin was it that saved Tamzin when she was pulled under by the current during a midnight swim....? A Romney Marsh story. Spine slightly bumped with slight discolouration to top and tail. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine with minimal rubbing at corners.

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THE SECRET OF THE GORGE
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1308245
Published by The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Lone Pine adventure. Cream boards, black title to spine. Green and white pictorial endpapers. Spine and corners bumped. Some pale foxing to outer page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and grubby, there is some loss to top of spine which also has a tape repair.

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YOUNG JOHNNIE BIMBO
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 2107230
Published by The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mike and Mary Bishop are holidaying in a narrow boat on the Grand Union canal when they become involved with a travelling circus... Brown boards, black titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 183 pages. SIGNED by author to title page. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-chipped with some wear; faded to spine.

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