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981. The Story of Miss Moppet by Beatrix Potter The Story of Miss Moppet by Beatrix Potter
Illustrator Beatrix Potter. Reprint edition 1971, Warne. Good.
ISBN: 0723206120.
Cream paper-covered boards.
Brown lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
34 pages.
Small felt tip pen mark on front cover.
Some scribble on front endpaper.
VG in other respects.
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982. The Tale of Mr Jeremy Fisher by Beatrix Potter The Tale of Mr Jeremy Fisher by Beatrix Potter
Illustrator Beatrix Potter. Reprint edition circa 1930, F. Warne & Co. Ltd.. Very good.
Brown boards.
Green lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
84 pages.
Light wear to covers and spine.
Dated from ink gift dedication on half title.
A few minor marks on contents, but in general a clean tight copy.
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983. The Tale of Mr Tod by Beatrix Potter The Tale of Mr Tod by Beatrix Potter
Illustrator Beatrix Potter. Reprint edition circa 1971, Warne. Very good.
ISBN: 0723206058.
Grey paper-covered boards.
Green lettering on covers.
93 pages.
Dated from printer's mark.
Corners a little bumped.
Small, faint stain on back cover.
Contents clean with only minor blemishes.
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984. The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit by Beatrix Potter The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit by Beatrix Potter
Illustrator Beatrix Potter. Circa 1930, Warne. Reading.
Light brown paper-covered boards.
Dark brown lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
49 pages.
10.5cm x 12.5cm.
Not dated, endpapers suggest between 1926 and 1933.
Spine strip missing.
Covers worn.
Corners bumped.
Light spotting on reverse of frontispiece.
Binding remains tight.
Contents generally clean and unmarked.
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985. Claudius the Bee by John F. Leeming Claudius the Bee by John F. Leeming
Illustrator Richard B. Ogle. 2nd edition 1936, Harrap. Very good.
Octavo.
Yellow cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Black and Red decoration on covers.
159 pages.
Yellow and gold pictorial endpapers.
Colour frontispiece.
Black and white drawings in the text.
Covers worn at edges, and slightly darkened with age.
Name on front endpaper.
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986. Robin Hood by J. Walker McSpadden Robin Hood by J. Walker McSpadden
Illustrator Newell Convers Wyeth. Circa 1935, Associated Newspapers. Good.
Octavo.
Green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
313 pages.
Six colour plates.
Light wear to covers, mainly at edges.
Spine strip faded.
Some spotting on fore edges and prelims.
One plate is creased.
The text is mainly clear, but heavy spotting in places.
Crease marks at the corners of some pages.
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987. The Read-me-another-story Book The Read-me-another-story Book
Illustrator Jenny Williams. 1st edition 1976, Methuen. Very good.
ISBN: 0416848109.
Edited by Dorothy Edwards.
Quarto.
Dark blue pictorial laminated boards.
175 pages.
Illustrated with black and white line drawings.
A collection of stories by different authors.
Intended to be read aloud to very young children.
Minor wear to edges of covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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988. A Book of Children's Verse by Mabel Quiller-Couch A Book of Children's Verse by Mabel Quiller-Couch
Illustrator M. Etheldreda Gray. Circa 1920, Hodder and Stoughton. Good.
Quarto.
Pink pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Gilt decoration on covers.
Top edge gilt.
335 pages.
20 tipped-in plates (19 present).
Covers and spine worn at edges.
Spine faded.
A few spot marks, possibly caused by drops of water.
Book edges are rough cut, some slightly damaged.
Some pages foxed, but most are clear.
#101122   £50.00   Details   Find Similar   Add to Cart
989. Tom Brown's Schooldays by Thomas Hughes Tom Brown's Schooldays by Thomas Hughes
Reprint edition 1973, Bancroft Books. Good.
ISBN: 0430000723.
Octavo.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
220 pages.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Spine slightly cocked.
Contents heavily tanned.
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990. What Katy did next by Susan Coolidge What Katy did next by Susan Coolidge
Reprint edition circa 1972, Bancroft Classics. Good.
ISBN: 0430000766.
Octavo.
Pictorial cloth-covered boards.
121 pages.
Abridged version.
Minor wear to edges of covers.
Pages tanned.
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991. What Katy did at school by Susan Coolidge What Katy did at school by Susan Coolidge
Reprint edition circa 1926, Blackie. Very good.
Octavo.
Red blind-embossed cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
192 pages.
Four colour plates, artist not credited.
Light wear to covers.
Ink gift dedication on front endpaper.
Contents unmarked.
Pages slightly tanned.
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992. The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar by Roald Dahl The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar by Roald Dahl
1st Thus edition 1979, Heinemann Educational. Good. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0435122371.
Octavo.
Pictorial cloth-covered boards.
221 pages.
Heinemann New Windmill Series.
Vinyl laminate applied to covers.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Stamp on front endpaper.
Contents clean.
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993. Captain Underpants and the Preposterous Plight of the Purple Potty People by Dav Pilkey Captain Underpants and the Preposterous Plight of the Purple Potty People by Dav Pilkey
1st Thus edition 2007, Scholastic. Good with dust-wrapper.
ISBN: 9780439951340.
8th book in Captain Underpants series.
Pictorial laminated boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
172 pages.
Light wear to dustwrapper.
Some wear to bottom of 'Flip-o-rama' pages.
Otherwise VG.
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994. The French Twins by Lucy Fitch Perkins The French Twins by Lucy Fitch Perkins
Illustrator Lucy Fitch Perkins. Reprint edition 1942, Cape. Reading. Ex-library.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
188 pages.
Covers faded, and worn at edges.
Back hinge cracked, binding loose.
School library label and written note on prelims.
Occasional marks in text.
Pages tanned.
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995. To Please You by Ronald Ridout To Please You by Ronald Ridout
Illustrator Vera Jarman. Reprint edition 1963, Heinemann. Good.
3rd book in Wide Horizon series.
Octavo.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
153 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Spotting on fore edge.
Contents clean.
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996. Read to Enjoy by Ronald Ridout Read to Enjoy by Ronald Ridout
Illustrator Vera Jarman. Reprint edition 1963, Heinemann. Reading.
2nd book in Wide Horizon Scheme series.
Octavo.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
147 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Crease on front cover.
Front endpaper torn out.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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997. Joan of Arc by L. Du Garde Peach Joan of Arc by L. Du Garde Peach
Illustrator John Kenney. Reprint edition 1971, Wills and Hepworth. Very good.
ISBN: 0721402828.
Laminated pictorial boards.
Series 561.
Clean and unmarked.
#101107   £3.00   Details   Find Similar   Add to Cart
998. Discovering Shakespeare Country by Dr. Levi Fox Discovering Shakespeare Country by Dr. Levi Fox
Reprint edition 1987, Ladybird Books. Very good.
ISBN: 0721410030.
Series 861.
Pictorial laminated boards.
Minor wear to covers.
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999. Have a go by William Murray Have a go by William Murray
Illustrator Martin Aitchison. Reprint edition 1964, Wills and Hepworth. Reading.
ISBN: 0721400140.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Key Words Reading Scheme, 2b.
Original price 15p.
Covers worn.
Some minor scribble on back board.
A few erased pencil marks on contents.
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1000. Good deeds at Black Pony Inn by Christine Pullein-Thompson Good deeds at Black Pony Inn by Christine Pullein-Thompson
1st Thus edition 1989, Ravette Books. Very good.
ISBN: 1853042315.
Paperback.
126 pages.
Small label removed from front cover.
Contents lightly tanned.
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