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981. Here's the Naughtiest Girl by Enid Blyton
Here's the Naughtiest Girl
By Enid Blyton
Illustrator Teresa Murfin.
Reprint, 2007, Hodder Children's Books.
ISBN: 9780340917725.
Paperback.
63 pages.
Minor wear to covers.
Very good condition.
#107076   £2.00   
982. No Place like Home by Jonathan Emmett
No Place like Home
By Jonathan Emmett
Illustrator Vanessa Cabban.
1st Thus edition, 2005, Walker Books.
ISBN: 1844285219.
Paperback.
Quarto.
Pictorial covers.
Clear text.
Illustrations on every page.
Name on prelims, but no other marks.
Few marks of previous usage.
Very good condition.
#107072   £3.50   
983. Trains by Jacquetta Meggary
Trains
By Jacquetta Meggary
Illustrator Keir Bloomer.
Reprint, 1986, Kingfisher Books.
ISBN: 0862721652.
Laminated boards.
93 pages.
A Kingfisher Factbook.
Clean and undamaged.
Fine condition.
#107068   £3.00   
984. Gymnastics by Jim Prestidge
Gymnastics
By Jim Prestidge
Illustrator Meg Warren.
1st edition, 1983, Granada.
ISBN: 0246119799.
Laminated boards.
64 pages.
Illustrated in colour throughout.
Light wear at corners.
Minor scratches to laminate on covers.
Spine strip and back board have discoloured.
Contents VG.
Good condition.
#107066   £2.00   
985. Tales of Brave Adventure by Enid Blyton
Tales of Brave Adventure
By Enid Blyton
Reprint, circa 1970, Dean.
ISBN: 0603032575.
Octavo.
Green laminated boards.
184 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Pages heavily tanned.
Good condition.
#107065   £2.50   
986. Gordon Murray's Camberwick Green Annual 1974 by Woody Ink
Gordon Murray's Camberwick Green Annual 1974
By Woody Ink
Illustrator Woody Ink.
1973, Purnell.
ISBN: 0361024878.
Quarto.
Yellow laminated boards.
57 pages.
Corners bumped.
Some wear to covers, especially at edges.
Not price-clipped.
Closed tear at bottom of page 19.
Puzzles on pages 37, 48 and 49 completed.
Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#107063   £5.00   
987. Prehistory by Neil Morris
Prehistory
By Neil Morris
1st edition, 2011, McRae Publishing.
Quarto.
Pictorial laminated boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
48 pages.
The first book in a series of 24 called 'The History of the World'.
A simple account of the origins of life through to early humans.
Copiously illustrated in colour.
Glossary and index at end of book.
Minor wear only to covers and dustwrapper.
Contents fine.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#107060   £4.00   
988. Big Book of Playtime Activities by Ray Gibson
Big Book of Playtime Activities
By Ray Gibson
Illustrator Amanda Barlow.
1st edition, 2002, Usborne Publishing Ltd..
ISBN: 074605369X.
Paperback.
Blue covers.
224 pages.
21cm x 21cm..
A range of activities for young children.
Light wear to covers.
Vertical crease on spine strip.
Contents cleand and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#107059   £5.00   
989. The White Hawk or Matched against Alva by Kent Carr
The White Hawk or Matched against Alva
By Kent Carr
Illustrator J. R. Burgess.
Reprint, circa 1925, W. & R. Chambers.
Octavo.
Blue cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Black decoration on covers.
852 pages.
Six black and white plates.
Some wear to covers.
Spine strip a little faded.
Name and date on front free endpaper.
Two plates have been re-inserted.
Light spotting on prelims., contents mostly clear.
No other marks.
Good condition.
#107058   £5.00   
990. No Rest for Biggles by W. E. Johns
No Rest for Biggles
By W. E. Johns
Illustrator Stead.
1st edition, 1956, Hodder and Stoughton.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on covers.
Black decoration on covers.
159 pages.
Illustrated with five colour plates, and a black and white map of the prison compound, where the prisoners were kept.
Light wear to covers.
Covers unevenly faded at edges.
Good condition.
#107057   £12.50   
991. Barnabas by Graham Jeffery
Barnabas
By Graham Jeffery
Illustrator Graham Jeffery.
2nd edition, 1969, Mowbrays.
ISBN: 0264663462.
Paperback.
64 pages.
Cartoons about the monk, Barnabus, by Australian artist Graham Jeffery.
Covers worn at edges.
Spine faded.
Contents tanned.
Good condition.
#107056   £2.00   
992. Needlework by Rosemary Brinley
Needlework
By Rosemary Brinley
1st edition, 1951, W. & G. Foyle Limited.
Duodecimo.
Pink paper-covered boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
95 pages.
Basic needlework described simply, with clear diagrams.
Dustwrapper a little worn and faded.
Book itself VG.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#107052   £3.00   
993. Danny the Champion of the World by Roald Dahl
Danny the Champion of the World
By Roald Dahl
Illustrator Quentin Blake.
Reprint, 2007, Puffin.
ISBN: 9780141326177.
Paperback.
Octavo.
213 pages.
Slight crinkling to lower part of early pages.
Very good condition.
#107051   £3.00   
994. The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six more by Roald Dahl
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six more
By Roald Dahl
Reprint, 1988, Puffin Plus.
ISBN: 0140314253.
Paperback.
238 pages.
Seven short stories.
Several filmed for Anglia TV in 'Tales of the Unexpected'.
Light wear to spine strip.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition.
#107048   £3.50   
995. Tasseltip buys a Present by Sarah Cotton
Tasseltip buys a Present
By Sarah Cotton
Illustrator Ernest Aris and Roy Smith.
1st edition, 1975, Ladybird Books.
ISBN: 0721404189.
Pictorial paper-covered boards.
Covers and spine worn and scuffed at edges, and a little soiled.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition.
#107044   £3.00   
996. 50 Easy Card Tricks (and Puzzles) by Paul Daniels
50 Easy Card Tricks (and Puzzles)
By Paul Daniels
Reprint, 1993, Paul Daniels.
ISBN: 0952196107.
Paperback.
Octavo.
57 pages.
The principles of card tricks explained simply for beginners, by a professional stage magician.
Fine condition.
#107042   £2.00   
997. Ameliaranne in Town by John Natalie
Ameliaranne in Town
By John Natalie
Illustrator Susan Beatrice Pearse.
1st American edition, 1930, David McKay Company Inc.
Octavo.
Brown cloth-covered boards.
Picture onlay to front cover.
Light wear to covers.
Binding firm.
Name on front endpaper crossed out in ink.
Contents generally clean and firm.
Four pages have tears at bottom of inner hinges and have been neatly repaired with clear tape.
Good condition.
#107041   £7.50   
998. Elizabeth Our Queen by Richard Dimbleby
Elizabeth Our Queen
By Richard Dimbleby
1st edition, 1953, University Of London Press.
Octavo.
Light blue cloth-covered boards.
Silver lettering on covers.
Silver decoration on covers.
64 pages.
Illustrated with black and white photographs.
Copy issued to children in the Borough of Croyden to commemorate the Coronation.
Covers unevenly faded.
Good condition.
#107039   £2.50   
999. Mary Slessor, The White Queen by W.P. Livingstone
Mary Slessor, The White Queen
By W.P. Livingstone
15th edition, 1950, Hodder & Stoughton.
Octavo.
Light grey cloth-covered boards.
Black lettering on spine.
127 pages.
Not illustrated.
Dustwrapper worn at edges, and a little chipped.
Price clipped.
Light spotting on fore edges.
Contents clean and unmarked.
Good condition with dust-wrapper.
#107037   £2.50   
1000. Crafts for Girls by Rosemary Brinley
Crafts for Girls
By Rosemary Brinley
Reprint, 1951, W. & G. Foyle Limited.
Yellow paper-covered boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
92 pages.
An introduction to simple crafts, illustrated with easy to follow black and white diagrams.
Light wear to dustwrapper and a few minor repairs.
Covers and contents clean and unmarked.
Very good condition with dust-wrapper.
#107036   £3.00   
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