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1. Coot Club by Arthur Ransome
Coot Club
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
Reprint, 1986, Puffin.
ISBN: 0140303928.
Paperback.
Minor wear to covers.
Top corner of front endpaper clipped.
Pages very slightly tanned.
Good condition.
#104571   £4.00   
2. Great Northern? by Arthur Ransome
Great Northern?
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1948, Jonathan Cape.
Green cloth-covered boards.
5th impression.
Dustwrapper worn at edges and slightly soiled.
Minor wear to edges of covers.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#98867   £20.00   
3. Great Northern? by Arthur Ransome
Great Northern?
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
5th edition, 1948, Jonathan Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
351 pages.
Dustwrapper soiled and worn at edges, with 2cm loss at base of spine.
Name of previous owner stamped on dustwrapper front flap.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104175   £15.00   
4. Missee Lee by Arthur Ransome
Missee Lee
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1947, Cape.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
335 pages.
Dustwrapper slightly worn at edges, one closed tear.
Rear dustwrapper flap has list of names, mostly erased.
Covers slightly faded in places.
Name written on prelims.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#101033   £20.00   
5. Missee Lee by Arthur Ransome
Missee Lee
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1st edition, 1941, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
335 pages.
1/2cm missing at ends of dustwrapper spine.
Top edge of dustwrapper worn.
Light bumping at corners of covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#101420   £35.00   
6. Missee Lee by Arthur Ransome
Missee Lee
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1st edition, 1941, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
335 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Text mostly clean and white.
Finger-marking and closed tear at base of P. 208.
Rear hinge cracked.
Very good condition.
#101424   £25.00   
7. Peter Duck by Arthur Ransome
Peter Duck
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
Reprint, 1932, Cape.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers and spine.
431 pages.
3rd impression of the 1st edition.
Published in December 1932.
Spine strip split, but has been re-glued.
Covers lightly worn.
Contents clean and white, with few signs of wear.
Reading condition.
#103033   £10.00   
8. Peter Duck by Arthur Ransome
Peter Duck
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
22nd edition, 1950, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Blind embossed lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
431 pages.
Dustwrapper worn at edges and slightly soiled.
Covers clean.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104301   £25.00   
9. Pigeon Post by Arthur Ransome
Pigeon Post
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
21st edition, 1963, Cape.
Quarto.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
383 pages.
Lengthy name and address on half title.
Small brown marks at base of half-title, frontispiece and title page.
Occasional small marks to contents.
Some spotting on fore edge.
Good condition.
#101374   £10.00   
10. Pigeon Post by Arthur Ransome
Pigeon Post
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
3rd edition, 1936, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt decoration on spine.
383 pages.
3rd impression of 1st Edition, same year as 1st.
Light wear to covers corners upper board bumped.
Contents unmarked.
Very good condition.
#101429   £20.00   
11. 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   
12. Secret Water by Arthur Ransome
Secret Water
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
8th edition, 1943, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Blind embossed lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
380 pages.
Dustwrapper in poor condition:
Much of back the panel, spine strip, and bottom of front panel missing.
Remainder has been pasted onto brown paper base.
Covers have light wear at spine ends.
Name stamped on front endpaper.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104303   £25.00   
13. 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   
14. Swallows and Amazons for Ever! by Arthur Ransome
Swallows and Amazons for Ever!
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1st Thus edition, 1983, Puffin.
ISBN: 0140316795.
Paperback.
Front covers creased.
Spine faded.
Pages tanned.
Good condition.
#97823   £3.50   
15. The Big Six by Arthur Ransome
The Big Six
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1st edition, 1940, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
399 pages.
A few faint marks on upper board.
Top corner of lower board bumped.
Contents clean and tight.
Very good condition.
#101422   £35.00   
16. The Big Six by Arthur Ransome
The Big Six
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
9th edition, 1948, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Blind embossed lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
399 pages.
Dustwrapper edge-chipped, with some loss at ends of spine strip.
Old sellotape marks on dustwrapper back panel, and has been repaired on reverse.
Light wear at edges of covers.
Contents almost VG.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#104203   £15.00   
17. The Picts and the Martyrs by Arthur Ransome
The Picts and the Martyrs
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
9th edition, 1951, Jonathan Cape.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt decoration on spine.
303 pages.
Dustwrapper complete but rather worn.
Some chipping to spine ends and corners.
Bottom edge of upper panel is baggy.
Some brown spots on lower panel.
Covers slightly faded at lower edge.
Inner hinges cracked.
Name written neatly on half title.
Contents close to VG.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#101029   £15.00   
18. The Picts and the Martyrs by Arthur Ransome
The Picts and the Martyrs
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1st edition, 1943, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
302 pages.
Dustwrapper edge-chipped.
Approx. 8cm X 4cm loss at top of d/w spine and at top edge.
Corners of covers lightly bumped.
Contents clean and tight.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#101421   £30.00   
19. The Picts and the Martyrs by Arthur Ransome
The Picts and the Martyrs
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
1st edition, 1943, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
302 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked; no writing, finger-marking or other blemishes.
Very good condition.
#101428   £25.00   
20. We didn't mean to go to sea by Arthur Ransome
We didn't mean to go to sea
By Arthur Ransome
Illustrator Arthur Ransome.
15th edition, 1946, Cape.
Octavo.
Dark green cloth-covered boards.
Blind embossed lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
351 pages.
Dustwrapper price-clipped and has 5mm loss at ends of spine.
F6 written on front flap.
Covers VG.
Name stamped at top of front endpaper.
Contents clean and unmarked, and generally VG.
Very good condition.
#104302   £25.00   
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