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BRITISH RAILWAY HISTORY IN COLOUR VOLUME 2: FOREST OF DEAN LINES AND THE SEVERN BRIDGE
Written by Neil Parkhouse.
Stock no. 2126025
Published by Lightmoor Press. 1st 2015. Fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Packed with colour photos. 328 pages. ISBN: 9781899889983.

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BUFORD THE LITTLE BIGHORN
Written by Bill Peet. Illustrated by Bill Peet.
Stock no. 2126024
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0233960244. Wear along cover edges. Bumping to spine. Wrapper is unevenly browned with edge-creasing; couple of small tears.

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MY VERY OWN FAIRY STORIES
Written by Johnny Gruelle. Illustrated by Johnny Gruelle.
Stock no. 2126023
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Title on front of book is Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy's Very Own Fairy Stories. Paper pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0001204424. Wear along cover edges; bumping to spine. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and marks.

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THE AUTOCRAT OF THE NURSERY
Written by L.T. Meade. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 2126022
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1884. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt/black titles. B/w illustrations. 2-3" split to base of spine, with some fraying to cloth. A couple of other smaller splits to spine. Browning to spine. Wear and bumping to corners, with some chipping. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby margin marks and foxing.

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SNUG AND SERENA MEET A QUEEN
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2126021
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

Grey boards with white titles and pretty pictorial illustration to front. Delightful colour illustrations throughout. 70 pages. Old price sticker to base of spine. Small chips and nicks to all corners of spine and book. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Page 39 has small tear and crease; was not fully cut properly during printing.

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SNUG AND THE SILVER SPOON
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2126020
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Line drawings. Bumping and chipping along cover edges and corners. Date ink stamps to front endpaper. Joints are a little weak. A few margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with much creasing and tears and chips; some repaired to verso with sticky tape. Loss along wrapper edges; some scribble to rear panel.

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A HOLE IS TO DIG
Written by Ruth Krauss. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2126019
Published by The Bodley Head. 1976. Very good condition.

A first book of first definitions. Green pictorial boards. Brown text and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0370018060. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper.

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BILLIE THE BUNNIE
Written by Patience Powell. Illustrated by Patience Powell.
Stock no. 2126018
Published by Perry Colour Books Ltd.. Circa 1949. Very good condition.

Small format. Pictorial front cover. A Peekobook. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to top and tail of spine. Some light scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some light foxing. Illustrations are still lovely and bright!

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THE COMPLETE TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Helen Smithson.
Stock no. 2126017
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

An omnibus volume containing Kiss Kiss, Over to You, Switch Bitch, Someone Like You, and eight further Tales of the Unexpected. Pictorial boards, red title to spine. Black endpapers. Colour plates. Spine is faded. Grubby mark to verso of frontis and opposite page, rest of contents are excellent. Contained in very good slip case that has a few marks and scuffs to it.

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THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL & MR. HYDE
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson; John Hampden. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Stock no. 2126014
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1948. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The 12th Folio Society title. Introduction by Hampden. Black and cream cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Two tone illustrations throughout. 148 pages. Small splash/water stain to front cover. Browning to top and tail of spine. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning. Odd margin mark/foxspot. Wrapper is edge-torn with loss to top of spine and a few pieces of loss along edges of rear panel. Wrapper is creased also with grubby marks. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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1914-1918 THE HISTORY OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR
Written by David Stevenson.
Stock no. 2126013
Published by Allen Lane. Circa 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713992085. A few marks to covers. Light bumping to spine. Light creasing to front endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks. 2nd impression.

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BILL HOOLE ENGINEMAN EXTRAORDINARY
Written by Peter W.B. Semmens.
Stock no. 2126012
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w Plates. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks.

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