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RUPERT ANNUAL 1991
Written by James Henderson; Ian Robinson. Illustrated by John Harrold; Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127035
Published by Daily Express. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Tall format glazed boards - Rupert on rock at seashore with dove. Pictorial endpapers by Alfred Bestall, cover design by John Harrold. ISBN: 0850792428. Light bumping to base of spine. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Contents are bright.

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MUTINY ON THE GLOBE THE FATAL VOYAGE OF SAMUEL COMSTOCK
Written by Thomas Farel Heffernan.
Stock no. 2127034
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc. 1st 2002. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Looking back at the Mutiny in January 1824 of the successful Nantucket whaling ship the Globe. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0747559023. Damp mark to base of spine. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with damp mark to bottom of spine.

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LIFE AMONG THE PIRATES
Written by David Cordingly.
Stock no. 2127033
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Romance and the Reality. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0316911488. Some edge-creasing to wrapper, which also has a faded spine.

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TOLKIEN AND THE GREAT WAR THE THRESHOLD OF MIDDLE-EARTH
Written by John Garth.
Stock no. 2127032
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The first substantially new biography of Tolkien since 1977, meticulously researched and distilled from his personal wartime papers and a multitude of other sources. B/w photos. ISBN: 0007119526. Wrapper is edge-creased. Some page browning.

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THE PIRATE HUNTER THE TRUE STORY OF CAPTAIN KIDD
Written by Richard Zacks.
Stock no. 2127031
Published by Review. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tracing William Kidd's voyages in the 1690s from the bustling docks of 17th century New York to Whitehall Palace in London; from the ports of the Caribbean to a secret pirate paradise off Madagascar. ISBN: 0755311310. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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FAREWELL THE TRUMPETS
Written by James Morris.
Stock no. 2127030
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Imperial Retreat. The decline of the British Empire. The Completing volume of the Pax Britannica trilogy. B/w photos. ISBN: 0571086462. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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T.E. BROWN HIS LIFE AND LEGACY
Written by Derek Winterbottom.
Stock no. 2127029
Published by The Manx Experience. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brown boards, silver titles. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 187312029X. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THE HISTORIAN'S GUIDE TO ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2127028
Published by Standing Conference For Local History. 1964. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Reprinted from 'The Amateur Historian' with additional material. Some creasing to covers, which have browning and marks.

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WOTTON UNDER EDGE MEN AND AFFAIRS OF A COTSWOLD WOOL TOWN
Written by E.S. Lindley.
Stock no. 2127027
Published by Museum Press Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Fold-out map to front and middle of book. A few grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning and wear.

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BRISTOL'S HISTORY
Written by Charles Wells; Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 2127026
Published by Reece Winstone. 1st 1966. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Spine is bumped and faded. Wear to corners.

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HISTORY OF BRISTOL'S SUBURBS
Written by Frederick C. Jones; W.G. Chown; Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 2127025
Published by Reece Winstone. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0900814519.

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BIRDS IN TOWN AND VILLAGE
Written by W.H. Hudson.
Stock no. 2127024
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1935. Almost very good condition.

Dark titles to spine and vignette to front cover. Reissue at cheaper price. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. One page of prelims appears to be torn out and missing (possibly an extra endpaper, or illustration). Some foxing and browning.

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