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THE HEJAZ RAILWAY
Written by James Nicholson.
Stock no. 2126970
Published by Stacey International. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown boards, gilt titles. Colour and b/w photos throughout. For the better part of a century, the Hejaz Railway has been known for Lawrence of Arabia's celebrated desert campaign, fighting alongside the Bedouin in the Arab Revolt during the First World War. Second Edition. ISBN: 9781900988810. 4th printing of the second edition. Corners are bumped. Contents are fine. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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KEEP MOVING
Written by John F. Andrews.
Stock no. 2126969
Published by Stewart Williams. 1st 1976. Very good condition.

The story of Solomon Andrews and his family. A transport company based in South Wales. Oblong format. Red board, gilt titles to front cover. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. Limited edition of 1000 copies. ISBN: 0900807237. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE COMPLETE 1922 SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM THE 'OXFORD' TEXT
Written by T.E. Lawrence.
Stock no. 2126968
Published by J. And N. Wilson. 2004. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This 'Oxford' version of the book is a third longer than the popular shortened version. Lawrence gave the manuscript of this fuller text to the Bodleian Library in Oxford. It was first published in a limited edition in 1997, 75 years after it was written. This is a reprint of a New Edition, with revisions by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson. ISBN: 0954641809. A few light marks to cover and outer page edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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THE BFG
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2126967
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

9.5 x 6 ins. Grey boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A wonderful tale of a Giant who captures a small girl, Sophie and their plan to make the world safe from Giants. ISBN: 0224020404. Foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BILLY BUNTER AND THE COURTFIELD CRACKSMAN
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126966
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet volume No. 5. Taken from the Magnet 1929-1930. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Contains Magnet Nos. 1138-1151 inclusive. Includes: Coken's Cracksman, Quelchy's Christmas Present, Billy Bunter's Christmas, Bunter Comes to Stay, The Artful Dodger, The Form Master's Favourite, Wanted by the Police, The Mystery Master, Some Person Unknown, Billy Bunter's Bluff, The Man from Scotland Yard, Goodbye Bunter, The Greyfriars Cracksman, Billy Bunter's Come-Back. Browning to cover edges. Page browning and some foxing. A few grubby marks. Wrapper is browned with edge-creasing and a few nicks.

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THE REBELLION OF HARRY WHARTON
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126965
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Magnet Volume No. 2. Facsimile of The Magnet Vol XLII nos. 1285-1296. Green boards. B/w illustrations. Includes: The Worst Boy in the Form, The Rebel of the Remove, Harry Wharton Declares War, The Schemer of the Sixth, The Way of the Rebel, The Glorious Fifth at Greyfriars, Hunting for Trouble, The Scapegrace of the School, Nobody's Pal, The Spy of the Sixth, Saved by a Scapegrace, The Runaway Rebel. ISBN: 0093099002. Browning to cover edges. Page browning and some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning and some creasing; chipping.

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ALONZO THE GREAT
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126964
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Seven short stories. Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 20, comprising Magnet Nos 1341-1342 and 1344 to 1348. Ace of Jokers; The Greyfriars Guy; The Greyfriars Strong Man; Alonzo the Great; The Greyfriars Hercules; The Reformer of the Remove; Bunter the Bully. ISBN: 0703000322. Bumping to spine. Browning to cover edges. Grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning and a few marks.

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THE BARRING-OUT AT ST. FRANK'S
Written by Edwy Searles Brooks.
Stock no. 2126963
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An exciting story of school life. Green boards. Gilt title to spine. The Nelson Lee Library. ISBN: 0703000039. Bumping to spine. Fading along cover edges. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with chipping; some browning.

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BILLY BUNTER AND THE TERROR OF THE FORM
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126962
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Magnet Volume 4. Facsimile of The Magnet Vol XLI Nos 1247-1254. B/w illustrations. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Bunter's Night Out, The Terror of the Form, Billy Bunter's Cert, Bold Bad Bunter, The Schoolmaster Cracksman, 'Jimmy the One', The Hunted Master, While Greyfriars Slept. ISBN: 093065205. A few marks to covers. bumping to spine and a couple of edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with chipping and some browning.

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THE GREYFRIARS ACTORS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2126961
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Magnet no. 84. Large format, green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Magnet issue nos. 613, 614, 660, 661, 662, 664, 873, 937. Individual titles include: The Bounder's Fault; Facing the Music; The Schoolboy Cinema Stars; Wingates Sacrifice; Her Schoolboy Chum; The Shadow of Shame; His Last Card; Both Bunters; The Prefects Plot. ISBN: 0703002325. Bumping to spine. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chipping; some surface paper lifting to verso on one edge.

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DIANA PHIPPS'S AFFORDABLE SPLENDOUR
Written by Diana Phipps. Illustrated by Diana Phipps.
Stock no. 2126960
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Ingenious Guide to Decorating Elegantly, Inexpensively and Doing Most of It Yourself. Red boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Colour photos. ISBN: 0297781006. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; faded to spine.

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THE ACE BOOK OF COMICS
Written by Arthur Catherall; W.E. Johns; Douglas V. Duff; et al. Illustrated by Will Nickless; Geoffrey Whittam; et al.; Cecil Orr.
Stock no. 2126959
Published by Odhams Press Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, dark blue title to spine. Colour, b/w and two-tone illustrations. First story is 'The Gap' by Arthur Catherall. Includes "The New Aerofoil" by W.E.Johns (a Biggles adventure). Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss.

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