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981. School Friend Annual 1959 School Friend Annual 1959
1958, Amalgamated Press. Very good.
Quarto.
Paper-covered boards.
Beige cloth spine.
159 pages.
Covers clean.
Light edge wear.
Corners bumped.
Price-clipped.
Contents clean.
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982. The Children's Water Babies by Charles Kingsley The Children's Water Babies by Charles Kingsley
Illustrator Honor C. Appleton. 4th edition 1939, Harrap. Very good.
Paperback.
Green covers.
Dark green lettering on covers.
78 pages.
Linen-backed card covers.
Colour frontispiece, b/w drawings in text.
Light wear to covers, and some fading.
Clean text, no writing or other marks.
Occasional creasing at lower edge.
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983. The Child's Book of Verse The Child's Book of Verse
Illustrator Margaret W. Tarrant. 1st edition 1951, Ward Lock. Good.
Sunshine series.
Quarto.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Light green cloth spine.
127 pages.
16 colour plates.
Covers worn at edges, and a little scuffed.
Spine strip faded.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Light foxing on prelims., contents clear.
Plates in VG condition.
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984. The Book of Trains by Archibald Williams The Book of Trains by Archibald Williams
Reprint edition circa 1925, Nelson. Good.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
17cm x 24cm.
96 pages.
Wrap-around picture on covers of L.N.E.R. locomotive.
Covers worn and scuffed.
Corners bumped.
4 of 5 colour plates present:
Double spread of L.N.E.R. engine.
Double spread of 'Trains and Engines'.
A single plate showing an electric train.
A single spread showing a Mountain Railway.
Contents are unmarked and reasonably clean.
Binding is somewhat loose.
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985. The Little Red Metro gets cold feet by Avril Rowlands The Little Red Metro gets cold feet by Avril Rowlands
Illustrator Peter Dennis. 1st edition 1984, Macmillan. Very good.
ISBN: 033337035X.
4th book in Little Red Metro series.
Paperback.
18.5cm x 12cm.
Landscape format.
Minor wear to covers.
Clean and unmarked.
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986. The Little Red Metro finds a home by Avril Rowlands The Little Red Metro finds a home by Avril Rowlands
Illustrator Peter Dennis. 1st edition 1984, Macmillan. Good.
ISBN: 0333370341.
3rd book in Little Red Metro series.
Paperback.
19cm x 12cm.
Landscape format.
Covers worn and creased.
Light wear to contents.
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987. The Little Red Metro gets started by Avril Rowlands The Little Red Metro gets started by Avril Rowlands
Illustrator Peter Dennis. 1st edition 1984, Macmillan. Very good.
ISBN: 0333370317.
1st book in The Little Red Metro series.
White laminated boards.
19.5cm x 13cm.
Landscape format.
Light wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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988. Jane and Jeremy by Anne Rochester Jane and Jeremy by Anne Rochester
Illustrator Anne Rochester. 1st edition 1943, The Standard Art Co. Ltd.. Good.
Puck Books series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
18cm x 24cm.
Heavy card covers.
Fifteen full page illustrations.
One sentence of text beneath each picture.
Printed on art paper.
Covers and spine worn at edges.
Contents close to VG.
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989. Five Run away Together by Enid Blyton Five Run away Together by Enid Blyton
Illustrator Jolene Knox. Reprint edition 1979, Book Club Associates. Very good.
3rd book in Famous Five series.
Quarto.
Laminated boards.
64 pages.
Abridged edition.
4 colour stills from TV series in addition to line drawings.
Clean and unmarked.
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990. Five go Adventuring Again by Enid Blyton Five go Adventuring Again by Enid Blyton
Illustrator Jolyne Knox. Reprint edition 1979, Book Club Associates. Very good.
Famous Five series.
Quarto.
Laminated boards.
63 pages.
Abridged text.
4 colour stills from TV series, in addition to line drawings.
Clean and unmarked.
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991. Five on a Treasure Island by Enid Blyton Five on a Treasure Island by Enid Blyton
Illustrator Jolyne Knox. 1st Thus edition 1979, Book Club Associates. Very good.
1st story in the Famous Five series.
Quarto.
Laminated boards.
62 pages.
Abridged text.
Four colour stills from TV serial in addition to line drawings.
Covers and contents clean and unmarked.
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992. Chess-Dream in a Garden by Rosemary Sutcliff Chess-Dream in a Garden by Rosemary Sutcliff
Illustrator Ralph Thompson. 1st edition 1993, Walker Books. Fine with dust-wrapper.
ISBN: 074452282X.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
28cm x 23cm.
A story with illustrations, inspired by the 12th century Lewis chessmen.
Dustwrapper price-clipped.
Otherwise in excellent condition.
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993. How it works: The Aeroplane by David Carey How it works: The Aeroplane by David Carey
Illustrator Bernard Herbert Robinson. Reprint edition 1967, Ladybird Books. Reading.
ISBN: 0721401295.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Series 654, 'How it works'.
Original price 30p.
Ink blot on front cover.
Covers otherwise in good condition.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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994. How it works: The Rocket by David Carey How it works: The Rocket by David Carey
Illustrator B. H. Robinson. Reprint edition 1967, Ladybird Books. Good.
ISBN: 0721401287.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Series 654, 'How it works'.
Original price 40p.
Minor wear to covers.
Contents clean and crisp.
A few numbers and letters written on paste down.
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995. How it works: The Hovercraft by E. S. Hayden How it works: The Hovercraft by E. S. Hayden
Illustrator B. H. Robinson. Reprint edition 1969, Wills and Hepworth. Good.
ISBN: 0721402313.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Series 654, 'How it works'.
Original price 15p.
Covers worn at edges, and marked.
Contents VG.
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996. Masquerade by Kit Williams Masquerade by Kit Williams
Illustrator Kit Williams. 1st Thus edition 1982, Cape. Very good.
ISBN: 0224029371.
Paperback.
15cm x 19cm.
The key to the riddle.
Kit Williams repeats all the clues and challenges the reader to crack the code before turning to the answer.
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997. Castle in Northumbria by Lorna Hill Castle in Northumbria by Lorna Hill
Illustrator Gilbert Dunlop. Reprint edition 1961, Burke. Good with dust-wrapper.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
192 pages.
Falcon Library, 'Marjorie' series.
Dustwrapper creased, with some loss at spine ends.
Boards clean and firm, but very slightly warped.
Name written neatly on front paste down.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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998. Party Frock by Noel Streatfeild Party Frock by Noel Streatfeild
Illustrator Anna Zinkeisen. Reprint edition 1960, Collins. Good with dust-wrapper.
Octavo.
Light blue paper-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
Silver decoration on covers.
255 pages.
Dustwrapper heavily worn, with loss at both ends of spine strip and has been repaired on reverse.
Covers clean but unevenly faded.
Name on front endpaper.
Some pages tanned.
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999. Schooldays at the Abbey by Elsie Jeanette Oxenham Schooldays at the Abbey by Elsie Jeanette Oxenham
1st Thus edition 1949, Collins. Good.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on covers.
Silver decoration on covers.
272 pages.
Seagull Library.
Some wear to covers.
Corners bumped.
Spotting on fore edge.
Occasional spotting on contents.
Pages mostly clean and white.
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1000. Boy - Tales of Childhood by Roald Dahl Boy - Tales of Childhood by Roald Dahl
Reprint edition 1986, Puffin. Very good.
ISBN: 0140318909.
Paperback.
176 pages.
Pages very slightly tanned.
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