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1. Pony Patrol by Christine Pullein-Thompson Pony Patrol by Christine Pullein-Thompson
Illustrator Jennifer Bell. 1991, Simon and Schuster. Very good.
ISBN: 0750008059.
Pictorial laminated boards.
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2. It began with Picotee by Christine and Josephine and Diana Pullein-Thompson It began with Picotee by Christine and Josephine and Diana Pullein-Thompson
Illustrator Rosemary Robertson. 1st edition 1946, Adam and Charles Black. Good.
Octavo.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
Covers slightly worn at edges, and unevenly faded.
Light spotting to endpapers and edges of page block.
Contents generally VG.
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3. Beyond the Blue Mountains by L. T. Meade Beyond the Blue Mountains by L. T. Meade
Reprint edition circa 1910, Cassell. Good.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Picture onlay to front cover.
280 pages.
Four colour plates, artist not credited.
Covers worn at spine ends and edges.
Corners bumped.
Inner hinges cracked.
Contents firm.
Light foxing on prelims and early pages.
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4. The Children's Pilgrimage by Lillie Thomas Meade The Children's Pilgrimage by Lillie Thomas Meade
Reprint edition circa 1911, Nisbet. Very good.
Octavo.
Green pictorial cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
358 pages.
31 page catalogue at rear of book.
Black and white frontispiece by Arthur Dixon.
Panels of irises decorating front cover and spine.
Minor wear to edges of covers.
Spine slightly darkened.
Binding firm and tight.
Prize label on front endpaper.
Fore edge spotted.
Some light foxing to prelims and early pages.
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5. That Exciting Holiday by Nigel Strong That Exciting Holiday by Nigel Strong
Reprint edition circa 1947, C S S M. Good.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
255 pages.
War economy logo on back of title page.
Four black and white illustrations.
(CSSM is the old name for The Scripture Union.)
Covers clean and unmarked.
Marks and shadows on endpapers and pastedowns, where an old paper-wrapper has been removed.
Neat name on front endpaper.
VG in other respects.
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6. The Rockingdown Mystery by Enid Blyton The Rockingdown Mystery by Enid Blyton
Illustrator Gilbert Dunlop. 1st edition 1949, Collins. Very good.
Octavo.
Yellow cloth-covered boards.
Brown lettering on spine.
Brown decoration on covers.
256 pages.
'A Collins Junior Mystery'
Covers clean.
Corners slightly bumped.
Address sticker on front endpaper.
Two small marks on rear paste down where a paper cover has been removed.
Contents crisp and clean.
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7. Noddy meets Father Christmas by Enid Blyton Noddy meets Father Christmas by Enid Blyton
Illustrator Dorothy Brook. 1st edition 1955, Sampson Low. Very good with dust-wrapper.
Pictorial glazed boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
Minor wear to dustwrapper and edges of covers.
Dustwrapper spine slightly faded.
A little scuffing at lower edge of covers.
Binding tight and undamaged.
Belongs To box clean.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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8. A First 'Do You Know' Book by W. Murray A First 'Do You Know' Book by W. Murray
Illustrator Frank Humphris. 1971, Ladybird Books. Good.
ISBN: 0721402771.
3rd book in Key Words Easy Reader series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Original retail price 40p.
Light wear to edges of covers.
Contents VG.
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9. The Fireman by Vera Southgate The Fireman by Vera Southgate
Illustrator John Berry. Reprint edition 1962, Wills and Hepworth. Good.
ISBN: 0721400620.
1st book in People at Work series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Series 606B, Ladybird Easy-Reading Books.
Original retail price 24p.
Covers worn at edges.
Spine taped.
Contents VG.
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10. The Sailor by Ina Havenhand and John Havenhand The Sailor by Ina Havenhand and John Havenhand
Illustrator John Berry. 1967, Ladybird Books. Good.
ISBN: 072140071X.
10th book in People at Work series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Series 606B, Ladybird Easy-Reading Books.
Original retail price 15p.
Covers worn at edges.
Back cover slightly soiled.
Contents close to VG.
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11. People at Work: The Airman in the Royal Air Force by Ina Havenhand and John Havenhand People at Work: The Airman in the Royal Air Force by Ina Havenhand and John Havenhand
Illustrator John Berry. Reprint edition 1967, Wills and Hepworth. Reading. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0721400728.
11th book in People at Work series.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
50 pages.
Series 606B, Ladybird Easy-Reading Books.
Original retail price 15p.
Covers soiled and worn.
Vinyl laminate cover applied to boards.
Contents close to VG.
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12. Ferret Summer by Brigid Chard Ferret Summer by Brigid Chard
1st edition 1975, Rex Collings. Good with dust-wrapper. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0901720704.
Octavo.
Brown cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
133 pages.
Dustwrapper VG.
Covers clean.
Labels removed from prelims.
Access no. on front endpaper.
VG in other respects.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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13. Mother Nature's Babies by Jane Lucas Mother Nature's Babies by Jane Lucas
Illustrator Dorothy Fitchett. 4th edition 1940, Warne. Good.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Green lettering on covers.
63 pages.
Four colour plates.
Light wear to covers and some soiling.
Neat gift dedication on front endpaper.
Contents close to VG.
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14. Mother Nature's Garden by Jane Lucas Mother Nature's Garden by Jane Lucas
Illustrator D. Fitchew. 4th edition 1940, Warne. Good.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Green lettering on covers.
63 pages.
Four colour plates, four half tone plates.
Covers worn, and a little soiled.
Contents clean and close to VG.
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15. Angelina on stage by Katharine Holabird Angelina on stage by Katharine Holabird
Illustrator Helen Craig. 1st edition 1986, Aurum. Good.
ISBN: 094814940X.
Pictorial laminated boards.
26.5cm x 21.5cm.
Landscape format.
Minor wear to covers.
A few faint marks on title page.
VG in other respects.
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16. No Entry by Monica Edwards No Entry by Monica Edwards
Illustrator Geoffrey Whittam. 1956, Children's Book Club. Good with dust-wrapper.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
Dustwrapper worn at edges and chipped.
Covers clean and unmarked, with minor wear at edges.
Binding sound.
Pages tanned at edges.
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17. The Summer of the Great Secret by Monica Edwards The Summer of the Great Secret by Monica Edwards
Illustrator Anne Bullen. Reprint edition 1958, Collins. Good.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on spine.
Light wear to covers.
Spine faded.
Pages tanned.
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18. The Road to Yesterday by Lucy Maud Montgomery The Road to Yesterday by Lucy Maud Montgomery
1st Thus edition 1975, Angus and Robertson. Good with dust-wrapper. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0207956464.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
Light wear to edges of dustwrapper.
Dustwrapper price-clipped.
Front endpaper removed.
VG in other respects.
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19. The Right-hand Man by Kathleen M. Peyton The Right-hand Man by Kathleen M. Peyton
Illustrator Victor Ambrus. 1st edition 1977, Oxford University Press. Good. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0192713914.
Brown cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Front endpaper removed.
Standard library marks on prelims.
VG in other respects.
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20. No roses round the door by Kathleen M. Peyton No roses round the door by Kathleen M. Peyton
1st edition 1990, Methuen. Good with dust-wrapper. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0413629406.
Brown cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
Dustwrapper and covers VG.
Front endpaper removed.
Library marks on prelims.
Contents VG.
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