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981. Milly-Molly-Mandy Again by Joyce Lankester Brisley
Milly-Molly-Mandy Again
By Joyce Lankester Brisley
Illustrator Joyce Lankester Brisley.
Reprint, 1962, Puffin.
ISBN: 0140306889.
Paperback.
Octavo.
111 pages.
Covers worn.
Corners bumped.
Pages 17 - 22 have vertical creases.
Contents tanned.
Reading condition.
#104170   £1.00   
982. Pigeon Post by Arthur Ransome
Pigeon Post
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1949, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Blind embossed lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
383 pages.
Book itself VG, but dustwrapper in poor condition, with old sellotape marks, all edges chipped and some reinforcement reverse.
Covers clean and bright, some minor wear at bottom edge.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104166   £15.00   
983. Swallowdale by Arthur Ransome
Swallowdale
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
19th edition, 1946, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Blind embossed lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
453 pages.
Dustwrapper soiled and a little worn at edges; has been strengthened on reverse.
Book has minor faults only, and is generally close to VG.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104163   £15.00   
984. Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome
Swallows and Amazons
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
24th edition, 1947, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Blind embossed lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
374 pages.
Book is generally VG, but dustwrapper poor, with loss at ends of spine, old sellotape marks on rear panel and paper strengthening strips pasted to reverse.
Pages slightly tanned.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104162   £20.00   
985. Magnolia Buildings by Elizabeth Stucley
Magnolia Buildings
By Elizabeth Stucley
Illustrator Dick Hart.
1st Thus edition, 1965, Puffin.
Paperback.
Light wear to covers.
Name inside front cover.
Pages slightly tanned.
Very good condition.
#104157   £4.00   
986. Five run away together by Enid Blyton
Five run away together
By Enid Blyton
Illustrator Eileen Soper.
Reprint, 1997, Hodder Children's Books.
ISBN: 9780340681084.
3rd book in Famous Five series.
Paperback.
202 pages.
Very good condition.
#104155   £2.50   
987. The Bookshop on the Quay by Patricia Lynch
The Bookshop on the Quay
By Patricia Lynch
Illustrator Peggy Fortnum.
2nd Thus edition, 1968, Puffin.
Paperback.
Spine taped.
Pages tanned.
Reading condition.
#104154   £2.50   
988. Five go to Demon's Rocks by Enid Blyton
Five go to Demon's Rocks
By Enid Blyton
Illustrator Eileen Soper.
Reprint, 1997, Hodder Children's Books.
ISBN: 0340681241.
19th book in Famous Five series.
Paperback.
186 pages.
Some wear and creasing to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#104153   £2.50   
989. Autumn Story by Jill Barklem
Autumn Story
By Jill Barklem
Illustrator Jill Barklem.
1st Thus edition, 2000, Collins.
ISBN: 0001837397.
Brambly Hedge Library series.
Duodecimo.
White laminated boards.
Minor wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#104144   £3.50   
990. Spring Story by Jill Barklem
Spring Story
By Jill Barklem
Illustrator Jill Barklem.
1st Thus edition, 2000, Collins.
ISBN: 0001839225.
Brambly Hedge Library series.
Duodecimo.
White laminated boards.
Very good condition.
#104142   £3.50   
991. Poppy's Babies by Jill Barklem
Poppy's Babies
By Jill Barklem
Illustrator Jill Barklem.
1st Thus edition, 2000, Collins.
ISBN: 0001937391.
Brambly Hedge Library series.
Duodecimo.
White laminated boards.
One of the less common titles in the series.
Fine condition.
#104141   £4.00   
992. The Secret Staircase by Jill Barklem
The Secret Staircase
By Jill Barklem
Illustrator Jill Barklem.
Reprint, 2000, Collins.
ISBN: 0001840851.
Brambly Hedge Library series.
Duodecimo.
White laminated boards.
One of the less common titles in the series.
Fine condition.
#104139   £4.00   
993. Biggles in the Jungle by W. E. Johns
Biggles in the Jungle
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Terence Cuneo.
Reprint, 1947, Oxford University Press.
Octavo.
Red paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
191 pages.
Four black and white illustrations.
Covers a little soiled and darkened with age.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#104134   £7.50   
994. The Rescue Flight by W. E. Johns
The Rescue Flight
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Alfred Sindall.
Reprint, 1953, Oxford University Press.
Octavo.
Green paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
248 pages.
Illustrated with six black and white drawings.
Covers clean, binding tight.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#104132   £10.00   
995. Biggles  - Charter Pilot by W. E. Johns
Biggles - Charter Pilot
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Mendoza.
Reprint, 1943, Oxford University Press.
Octavo.
Orange cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Black decoration on covers.
157 pages.
Colour frontispiece plus b/w line drawings.
Dated 1943, but is an early reprint, not first edition.
Covers worn and lightly soiled.
Neat gift inscription on front endpaper.
Contents close to VG.
Good condition.
#104131   £20.00   
996. Biggles works it out by W. E. Johns
Biggles works it out
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Leslie Stead.
1st edition, 1951, Hodder and Stoughton.
Octavo.
Red paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
191 pages.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Spotting on fore edge and prelims.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Contents clean.
Good condition.
#104130   £7.50   
997. Biggles' Chinese Puzzle by W. E. Johns
Biggles' Chinese Puzzle
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Leslie Stead.
2nd edition, 1958, Brockhampton.
Octavo.
Green paper-covered boards.
Red lettering on spine.
188 pages.
Eight short stories.
Six colour plates.
Covers slightly worn.
Spine faded.
Top edge a little soiled.
Prize label on front endpaper
Contents close to VG.
Good condition.
#104128   £4.00   
998. Biggles flies North by W. E. Johns
Biggles flies North
By W. E. Johns
1963, Brockhampton Press.
Octavo.
Orange paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
184 pages.
Not illustrated.
Dustwrapper worn and creased at edges.
Closed tear at top of spine strip.
Corners and edges of covers bumped.
Contents unmarked, but rather tanned.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104126   £10.00   
999. Worrals on the War-path by W. E. Johns
Worrals on the War-path
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Leslie Stead.
Reprint, 1943, Hodder and Stoughton.
Octavo.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
191 pages.
Colour frontispiece.
10 black and white line drawings.
Covers lightly worn at edges and corners.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#104117   £7.50   
1000. Gimlet's Oriental Quest by W. E. Johns
Gimlet's Oriental Quest
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Leslie Stead.
1964, Brockhampton.
Hampton Library series.
Octavo.
Light blue paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
184 pages.
Dustwrapper worn and creased.
Covers rubbed at bottom edge.
Contents heavily tanned.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104113   £7.50   
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