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THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1317734
Published by Pan Macmillan Children's Books. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the first book in the "adventure series", originally published in 1944. Cream and red pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0333610032. Some very slight grubbiness to textblock.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1940 (FACSIMILE) - RUPERT'S ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1317733
Published by Annual Concepts Limited. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Facsimile of the 5th Rupert annual (1940), the first to be issued in full colour throughout. Due to paper rationing during the war this was probably the ONLY annual to be issued that year. Colour 'wrap-around' pictorial boards. ISBN: 1874507015. Spine is slightly faded and slightly bumped at base. Contents fine.
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MOSSES & LIVERWORTS (NN 97)
Written by Ron Porley; Nick Hodgetts.
Stock no. 1317732
Published by Collins. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth. 179 colour and b/w photographs. ISBN: 0002202123. Still in original shrinkwrap.
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ANNALS OF SOUTH GLAMORGAN
Written by Marianne Robertson Spencer.
Stock no. 1317731
Published by Stewart Williams. 1970. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Grey boards, silver title. B/w illustrations. A facsimile of the 1913 edition. Spine bumped with small nick at top front edge. Corners bumped. Some light browning to cover edges. Foxspots to textblock. Damp stained dustwrapper is edge worn with loss - mainly to top of spine and rear panel. Large masking tape repairs on verso of wrapper.
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THE COURTSHIP OF THE YONGHY-BONGHY-BO & THE NEW VESTMENTS
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Kevin Maddison.
Stock no. 1317730
Published by Ash & Grant. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0904069222. Spine and corners bumped. Some foxing to covers and to dustwrapper. Some light wrinkling of pages at lower edges (damp? but no staining). Dustwrpaper is edge worn and creased.
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THE PELICAN CHORUS AND QUANGLE WANGLE'S HAT
Written by Edward Lear. Illustrated by Kevin W. Maddison.
Stock no. 1317729
Published by Ash & Grant. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White pictorial boards. Bright water colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0904069400. A few light foxspots to covers and to textblock. Some light creasing to edges of dustwrapper.
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PRINCE CASPIAN
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317728
Published by Geoffrey Bles Ltd.. 1960. Fair condition in a good dustwrapper.

The Return To Narnia. Blue boards. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. Spine and corners bumped. Old tape marks to covers and pastedowns. Possibly ex-lib, no stamps but a few marks suggesting label removal and reference numbers. Contents are grubby. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with some slight loss.
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PAST WATCHFUL DRAGONS
Written by Walter Hooper.
Stock no. 1317727
Published by Fount Paperbacks. 1st UK 1980. Very good condition.

A revised and expanded version of the essay of the same name that appeared in Imagination and the Spirit, edited by Charles Huttar and published in 1971. A guide to C.S.Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia. ISBN: 0006260829. Some very light rubbing to cover edges and contents lightly browned else clean.
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THE HORSE AND HIS BOY
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1317726
Published by Geoffrey Bles Ltd.. 1965. Fair condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrated front endpaper. B/w frontis and illustrations. Ex-lib with 'withdrawn' stamp to front pastedown. Front free-endpaper removed. Front joint cracked and pulled. Contents are grubby with some other library markings. There are damp stains to the covers - worst is at lower front corner. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little grubby but with very little loss.
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A CHECK-LIST OF THE BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS OF JOHN BUCKLAND WRIGHT
Written by Anthony Reid. Illustrated by John Buckland Wright.
Stock no. 1317725
Published by Private Libraries Association. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

Limited to 1400 copies, 700 for sale. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 090000200X. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Ink initial stamp to front pastedown. Some foxing to endpapers and textblock. Light musty smell to contents.
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ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by Federico Castellon.
Stock no. 1317724
Published by The Macmillan Company. 2nd 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Macmillan Classics series. White pictorial cloth. 348 numbered pages. B/w illustrations. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Price-cut wrapper is just a little edge worn with a few small chips/tears and lightly rubbed at spine edges.
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THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1317723
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. The first book in the "Adventure" series. 326 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A few small spots to covers. Inscription in ink and also name and address in ink (blue biro for both) to front free-endpaper. Some light foxing to endpapers. Textblock is a little grubby. Foxed dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with loss.
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