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LAND ROVER OWNER'S WORKSHOP MANUAL
Written by J.H. Haynes; John S. Mead.
Stock no. 1816775
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

Diesel Sereis IIA & III 1958 to 1985 2286cc 88 & 109 in wheelbase. Does not cover petrol engine, 2.5 litre diesel engine, 24V electrical systems or 90 & 110 Series vehicles. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos and diagrams. 199 pages. ISBN: 1850100969.

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BRITISH PADDLE STEAMERS
Written by Winston Megoran.
Stock no. 2128046
Published by Amberley Publishing. 1st 2016. Fine condition.

The Heyday of Excursions and Day Trips. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 126 pages. ISBN: 9781445653891.

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BABAR AND THE PROFESSOR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1816774
Published by Random House. Very good condition.

Matt blue pictorial boards. Blue elephant design endpapers. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0394805909. Edges and corners lightly rubbed, boards slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. One or two marks to contents but generally clean.

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THIDWICK THE BIG-HEARTED MOOSE
Written by Dr. Seuss. Illustrated by Dr. Seuss.
Stock no. 1816773
Published by Collins. 1st UK 1968. Almost very good condition.

Up at Lake Winna-Bango... the far northern shore.... Lives a huge herd of moose, about sixty or more, And they all go round in a big happy bunch Looking for nice tender moose-mos to munch... Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Boards and contents a little grubby.

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GETTING THE COAL
Written by Jeanne Carswell; Tracey Roberts.
Stock no. 2128045
Published by Mantle Oral History Project 1992. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Impressions of a twentieth century mining community. Taken from a sound archive in which the people of North West Leicestershire recall, in their own words, their own history. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 156 pages. ISBN: 9780951504017. Corners just very slightly rubbed.

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THE DANCING TIGERS
Written by Russell Hoban. Illustrated by David Gentleman.
Stock no. 1816772
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1979. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Beautiful colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224013742. Boards unevenly faded to spine and rear. Rear board has remains of label to lower edge. Some foxing present, mainly to prelims and endpapers.

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A GARDENER'S GUIDE TO TOPIARY
Written by Jenny Hendy.
Stock no. 2128044
Published by Lorenz Books. 1st 2018. Nearly fine condition.

The art of clipping, training and shaping plants. Pictorial boards. Packed with colour photos. 160 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780754834496. A light scratch mark to top rear corner else a fine copy.

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THE NURSERY ALICE
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by John Tenniel; E. Gertrude Thomson.
Stock no. 1816771
Published by MacMillan Publishers Ltd.; Godfrey Cave. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile edition. Containing 20 enlarged and coloured versions of Tenniel illustrations, with a cover painted by E. Gertrude Thompson, the book was first published in 1890 and produced by Edmund Evans, the leading Victorian colour printer. A delightful introduction for the very young to one of the most celebrated characters in children's literature. 56 numbered pages plus An Easter Greeting and Christmas Greetings to rear. ISBN: 0333273869. Corners lightly rubbed. Ribbon page marker frayed at end. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss.

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CARS NOW VOL 1
Written by Dan Ross.
Stock no. 2128043
Published by Taschen. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition.

A guide to the most notable cars today (2010). Features over 100 car brands. Edited by Dan Ross of Intersection magazine. Packed with colour photos. Text in English French and German. 511 pages includes index. ISBN: 9783836519847. Small dents to lower cover edges.

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KEEPERS OF THE SEA A HISTORY OF THE YACHTS AND TENDERS OF TRINITY HOUSE
Written by Richard Woodman.
Stock no. 2128042
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1983. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Many dramatic incidents recorded publicly for the first time. Large format. B/w photos and diagrams. 190 pages includes index. ISBN: 0861380185. Wrapper has light scuff marks to rear.

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CHAMPION OF SAIL
Written by David Walker.
Stock no. 2128041
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1986. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history of R.W. Leyland and his shipping line but also a general history of late 19th century ships and shipping. Dark red boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 191 pages includes index. ISBN: 0851774024. Wrapper edge just very slightly creased.

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THE DOROTHY L. SAYERS MYSTERIES COLLECTION (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Dorothy L. Sayers. Illustrated by Natacha Ledwidge.
Stock no. 2128040
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

Four titles: Whose Body?; Unnatural Death; Five Red Herrings; Busman's Honeymoon. Turquoise pictorial cloth, black and gold title to spines. Full-page b/w illustrations. A fine set of this scarce collection. Contained in matching turquoise pictorial slipcase which has just a few faint marks.

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