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1. Burglars and Bandicoots by David Severn
Burglars and Bandicoots
By David Severn
Illustrator Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
1st Thus edition, 1953, Children's Book Club.
Octavo.
Maroon cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
192 pages.
Dustwrapper worn at edges and slightly discoloured, though mainly on the reverse.
Small nick at base of dustwrapper back.
No marks on contents, but pages significantly tanned.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#93731   £6.00   
2. Dancer's Luck by Lorna Hill
Dancer's Luck
By Lorna Hill
Illustrator Esme Verity.
Reprint, circa 1955, Children's Book Club.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
Slight wear to covers.
Some light spotting to prelims and fore edge.
Good condition.
#109548   £5.00   
3. Flood Tide by Valerie Hastings
Flood Tide
By Valerie Hastings
Illustrator John Jarvies.
1st edition, 1967, Children's Book Club.
Childrens Book Club edtion.
Dustwrapper laminated to covers.
Corners bumped.
Label removed from front endpaper.
Good condition with dust-wrapper, ex-library.
#79444   £3.50   
4. Flying Doctor by Michael Noonan
Flying Doctor
By Michael Noonan
Illustrator R. E. Hicks.
1st Thus edition, 1961, Children's Book Club.
Octavo.
Red paper-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
192 pages.
Covers worn and faded.
Name and address written neatly on front endpaper
Contents clean.
Good condition.
#103273   £2.50   
5. Frenchman's Secret by Monica Edwards
Frenchman's Secret
By Monica Edwards
Illustrator Geoffrey Whittam.
1st Thus edition, 1958, Children's Book Club.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
256 pages.
A Punchbowl Farm title.
Dustwrapper worn at edges and chipped, with a short closed tear on back panel.
Faint brown stain on top and fore edge, which has bled through on to map pages at beginning of book.
This apart, the contents are in good clean condition.
Text block is firm.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#105713   £15.00   
6. Return to Mars by W. E. Johns
Return to Mars
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Leslie Stead.
1st Thus edition, 1955, Children's Book Club.
Second book in W. E. Johns' Space series.
Green boards, black lettering on spine.
Six colour plates.
Name of previous owner on front endpaper.
Light wear on prelims.
Contents unmarked.
Very good condition.
#70921   £10.50   
7. Riders and Raids by Mary Evelyn Atkinson
Riders and Raids
By Mary Evelyn Atkinson
Illustrator Sheila Rose.
1st Thus edition, 1956, Children's Book Club.
Octavo.
Yellow cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
190 pages.
One of the Fricka series of books.
Covers generally clean, but a few brown marks on the spine.
Light spotting on fore edge, contents not affected.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#93752   £7.50   
8. Second-Hand Family by Richard Parker
Second-Hand Family
By Richard Parker
Illustrator Gareth Floyd.
1969, Children's Book Club.
Paperback.
Good condition.
#87073   £1.00   
9. The Adventures of the Blue Admiral by Dorothy Clewes
The Adventures of the Blue Admiral
By Dorothy Clewes
1956, Children's Book Club.
Dustwrapper torn, with some loss.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#50512   £6.50   
10. The Borrowers Aloft by Mary Norton
The Borrowers Aloft
By Mary Norton
Illustrator Diana Stanley.
1961, Children's Book Club.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Dustwrapper worn and stained.
A few marks to front cover.
Contents close to VG.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#101507   £6.50   
11. The Box in the Attic by Barbera Euphan Todd
The Box in the Attic
By Barbera Euphan Todd
Illustrator Lynette Hemmant.
1st Thus edition, 1970, Children's Book Club.
By the author of the Worzel Gummidge stories.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#65514   £7.50   
12. The Camerons Lead the way by Kathleen O'Farrell
The Camerons Lead the way
By Kathleen O'Farrell
Illustrator Terence Reginald Freeman.
Reprint, 1958, Children's Book Club.
#59881   £6.75   
13. The Hiding Place by Winnifred Mantle
The Hiding Place
By Winnifred Mantle
1962, Children's Book Club.
Octavo.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Covers a little discoloured.
Generally VG in other respects.
Good condition.
#105483   £3.00   
14. The Roaring 40 by Nan Chauncy
The Roaring 40
By Nan Chauncy
Illustrator Annette Macarthur-Onslow.
1st Thus edition, 1963, Children's Book Club.
Brown covers, black lettering on spine.
Front endpaper missing.
Covers slightly soiled.
Inner hinge strengthed with clear tape.
Good condition.
#78510   £4.00   
15. There Beyond the River by Juri Korinetz
There Beyond the River
By Juri Korinetz
1974, Children's Book Club.
#27840   £5.00   
16. Thief Island by Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth
Thief Island
By Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth
Illustrator John Wonsetler.
Reprint, 1961, Children's Book Club.
Book very good condition but dustwrapper chipped, with triangular piece missing from front cover.
Setting: the islands off the coast of Maine.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#59809   £6.50   
17. Unexpcted Adventure by Mary Evelyn Atkinson
Unexpcted Adventure
By Mary Evelyn Atkinson
Illustrator Sheila Rose.
Reprint, 1955, Children's Book Club.
Fricka series.
Octavo.
Yellow cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
187 pages.
Dustwrapper chipped and edgeworn, with some loss to both ends of spine.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#92511   £5.00   
18. Wagons and Horses by Olivia Fitz Roy
Wagons and Horses
By Olivia Fitz Roy
Illustrator Mary Gernat.
1st Thus edition, 1956, Children's Book Club.
Spine faded.
Some marks to front cover.
Pages tanned.
Good condition.
#69339   £15.00   
19. William and the Moon Rocket by Richmal Crompton
William and the Moon Rocket
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
Children's Book Club.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Spine slightly faded.
Pages a little tanned.
Very good condition.
#91584   £10.00   
20. William's Treasure Trove by Richmal Crompton
William's Treasure Trove
By Richmal Crompton
Illustrator Thomas Henry.
1st Thus edition, 1962, Children's Book Club.
Red covers, black lettering on spine.
Dustwrapper slightly edge chipped.
Some spotting on prelims and fore edge, contents mostly clear.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#81219   £20.00