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PETER TIGGYWIG AT SCHOOL
Written by Helen Haywood. Illustrated by Helen Haywood.
Stock no. 1407086
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Orange glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Small format. 6 x 4.75". Spine and corners bumped and a little worn. 2/6 written on front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and prelims plus the odd small foxspot to contents. Front board a little bowed.

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SUSAN, BILL AND THE BRIGHT STAR CIRCUS
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by T.R. Freeman.
Stock no. 1507439
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A circus in the town; and Susan and Bill had tickets for it! Red boards with black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn, two small bumps to top edge of front cover. Very faint erased writing to front endpaper. Text pages clean. Foxing to text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and chips, some small pieces of loss. Rear panel slightly grubby.

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SUSAN, BILL AND THE GOLDEN CLOCK
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1813683
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black lettering and small illustration to front. Colour frontis, and 6 b&w illustrations. Part of the Susan & Bill series. 118 pages. Slight fading to top of spine. Endpapers and text block browned. A few top corner creases. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faintly foxed to flaps, is worn at edges with loss, and scuffed to rear panel.

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NURSERY TALES
No author listed. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell; Stewart Orr; et al..
Stock no. 1316436
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth spine, colour pictorial front board showing Lazy John with donkey on his shoulders. 4 colour plates (2 by Attwell) plus b/w text illustrations. 31 numbered pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly grubby and a very small patch of surface paper damage to rear cover. Staples rusty causing small marks to spine edges. Endpapers browned and foxed. Grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - EIGHTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; S.G. Hulme Beaman; Mrs. H.C. Cradock; Barbara E. Todd; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd; M. Board; S.G. Hulme Beaman; Woolley; Frank Adams; et al..
Stock no. 1506873
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

White spine with black title, pictorial front cover shows girl and boy sitting in hammock reading book. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 190 pages. First story is A Surprise for the Piggledy Gnome. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Bump to front cover has bent board at top and damaged top and outside edge. Spine and front cover a bit grubby. A couple of hinges cracked but binding is firm. Contents generally clean. A little foxing. All plates present but two have darkened edges, one of these has ragged edges too.

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FASCINATING STORIES FOR GIRLS
Written by Jessie Leckie Herbertson; Ethel Talbot; Mary Shrewsbury; Barbara E. Todd; et al. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley; G.E. Studdy; et al..
Stock no. 1506871
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1929. Almost very good condition.

The Jolly Bookshelf series. Yellow pictorial covers, tennis player to front, hockey player to spine. 9 stories and 1 poem. 4 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 96 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A couple of tiny nicks to cover edges. Covers grubby and marked. Presentation plate to front endpaper. A couple of hinges starting to crack. Some light foxing and browning mainly to endpapers and taxt block. Text pages very good.

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THE JOLLY BOOK - FIFTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Gordon Whitehead; Amy Steedman; Gunby Hadath; May Wynne; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Laurie Tayler; Harold Earnshaw; Albert Morrow; Harry Woolley; Warwick Reynolds; et al..
Stock no. 1506869
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, blue pictorial matt boards show boy and girl, boy blindfolded. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 287 pages. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked. Endpapers browned. A couple of hinges starting to crack. All plates present. Contents generally clean.

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RHODA
Written by E.L. Haverfield.
Stock no. 1506644
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1901. Almost very good condition.

A Story for Girls. Pictorial boards and spine. Gilt title to front cover, gilt title block to spine. Decorated endpapers. 292 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine darkened. Endpapers browned. A few hinges cracked. Ink inscription to prelims. Contents generally clean with some foxing.

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POCOMOTO AND THE ROBBERS' TRAIL
Written by Rex Dixon. Illustrated by Jack Harman.
Stock no. 1506367
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pocomoto becomes involved in a smash-and-grab robbery in Yakima City. Dark red boards with black titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 197 pages. Spine and top front corner bumped. Top of spine lightly browned. Name and date in pen to front endpaper. Some light foxing and browning, mainly to endpapers and text block. Just an odd mark to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped with loss from top of spine and small hole near base. Spine lightly browned and rubbed, rear panel slightly grubby. Light foxing/browning to verso.

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TALK OF MANY THINGS
Written by Richard Wilson; Walter De La Mare; Eleanor Farjeon; Enid Blyton; et al. Illustrated by Phyllis Denton; et al..
Stock no. 1405887
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A book of true fact and true fancy in prose and verse, compiled by Wilson. Red cloth, black titles and vignette. Colour and b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Damp mark to bottom of front board. Endpapers lightly browned. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to page edges. A few margin marks otherwise contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears plus slight loss to bottom of spine. Red mark to bottom of front panel. Wrapper is grubby,

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FIRST HOUSE
Written by Pamela Brown. Illustrated by Drake Brookshaw.
Stock no. 1405814
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1959. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Brick red cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small bump to edge of front board. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with several tears which have been meded on verso with tape. Loss to top of rear panel which has been disguised by similar coloured paper beneath. Top of spine and small part of front fold have been strengthened with thick tape. Title on front panel has blue pen marks. Rear panel slightly grubby. Rear flap creased and a little foxed.

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POCOMOTO - BRONCO BUSTER
Written by Rex Dixon. Illustrated by Jack Harman.
Stock no. 1506265
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pocomoto and Elmer, an old-timer bronco buster, set off to recapture a stallion which has broken loose and taken over the leadership of a wild horse herd. Red boards, dark titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. 216 pages. Base of spine and top corners bumped. Small white mark to base of spine. Name, address and date in ink to front endpaper. Small bookseller's label to rear endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and text block, especially top edge of text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss from top of spine and folds, small tear to base of front panel and a grubby rear panel. A little wear to spine, light foxing/browning on verso.

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