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Thunderbirds are Go! Century 21 TV Special

By: Anderson, Gerry

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Century 21 Publishing Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021814


48pp, fully illustrated, some in colour. Large format softback, 25mm split to base of spine otherwise light wear only, light ageing, a Good+ copy. View more info

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Book of Games and Sports

By: Anon

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, T Nelson & Sons: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021739


17 numbered pages, printed on one side only, including frontispiece. Hand coloured illustrations throughout, featuring sess-saw to marbles, to I spy and hide and seek. Pictorial boards, gilt decoration with coloured illustration within, split to spine (30mm approx, repaired), loss to spine head/tail, edge rubs, edge browning, marks to rear board. Small insect holes to front hinge, general foxing to contents, overall a Good copy of an extremely scarce book. (No copy in Br... View more info

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The Christmas Hirelings

By: Braddon, ME

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021684


261pp + 10pp adverts at rear, 25 listed illustrations plus chapter headpieces. Pictorial boards, general light wear, a few marks, rear internal hinge showing very slightly, gift inscription to front endpaper, general foxing to contents, a Good tight copy. View more info

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Round the World Histories No.1: The First Zulus

By: Burland, CA

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Educational Publications: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021789


32pp, illustrated. Booklet, a VG copy. View more info

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Round the World Histories No.7: Montezuma, Lord of the Aztecs

By: Burland, CA

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Educational Publications: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021790


32pp, illustrated. Booklet, a VG copy. View more info

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Elizabeth and the Angel

By: Callender, Reginald

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019398


254pp + 2pp adverts at rear, colour frontispiece, line drawings in text. . Blue boards, a few marks, light wear only, general light foxing to contents, minor marks, minor edge loss to the occasional page, overall a Good tight copy. Undated, but assumed to be the 1926 1st edition. One of the Young People's Missionary and Travel Books. View more info

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How it Works: The Computer. Series 654 / Arabic

By: Carey, David

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Loughborough, Ladybird Books Ltd:

Seller ID: 017175


48pp, standard format of illustrations with text opposite. Arabic text. Presumed 1st thus edition of circa 1971. Slight rubbing/bumping to corners, overall a VG clean tight copy of a scarce edition. View more info

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Dark Fury: Stallion of Lost River Valley

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018183


218pp, 7 illustrations. Brown boards, slight twist to spine, previous owner's details to front endpaper, foxing to endpapers and edges, boards very slightly sprung, overall a Good tight copy in a Good (small closed edge tears, staining to fore-edge of front panel/flyleaf, and to rear panel/flyleaf, still very presentable, supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

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Freddie Meets Freddie

By: Cowdrey, Christopher S. (Foreword By Andrew Flintoff)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Blue Cow Books Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019606


38pp, colour illustrations throughout. Laminated pictorial boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Signed 'Best Wishes, Chris Cowdrey' to title page. View more info

Image for Christmas Books: With the Original Illustrations By John Leech, Daniel MacLise, Richard Doyle, Clarkson Stanfield, Edwin Landseer, John Tenniel, Frank Stone.

Christmas Books: With the Original Illustrations By John Leech, Daniel MacLise, Richard Doyle, Clarkson Stanfield, Edwin Landseer, John Tenniel, Frank Stone.

By: Dickens, Charles (Introduction By Robert Douglas-Fairhurst)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019599


xxiii + 482pp, illustrated. Quarter-bound in maroon buckram over brown boards, a Fine copy in slipcase. This is the second printing of this edition, reissued in a new binding in 2011. View more info

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Donald's Day at the Farm

By: Disney, Walt

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Birn Bros. Ltd:

Seller ID: 017278


8pp + card covers. Full colour pictorial book with narrative. Light wear only, rubbing to spine and corners, staples slightly rusty, minor marks, overall a near VG copy. Undated, probably 1940s/50s, No.46 by Birn Bros. Ltd.. Scarce View more info

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My Friends George and Tom

By: Duncan, Jane

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016737


251pp. Red boards, rubbing to edges, edge nicks to spine base and locallised rubbing, owner's bookplate to 1/2 title and signature to title page; front endpaper has been affixed to front pastedown. List of books by author has been annotated with ink ticks, occasional minor marks to pages, overall a Good copy in a Good (laminated, edge chipped with small loss, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

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Dearest of Princes

By: Garabet, Marilyn

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021210


191pp, jacket illustration by Margaret Bonito. Black boards, minor indenting to front board, light ageing only, a VG copy in (slight edge chipping, slightest spine fading, minor label glue mark to front, a few marks, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

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No.39. The Observer's Basic Book of Aircraft: Military

By: Green, William (Compiler)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021630


272pp, index, 140 black and white photographs, 406 drawings (silhouettes by Dennis Punnett). Buff boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in (colour fading to spine, a few rubs, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. Print code 1853.166. View more info

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The Blue Day

By: Guillot, René (Translated By Gwen Marsh)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016726


32pp, illustrated by Margery Gill. Illustrated boards, neat dated gift inscription to verso of front endpaper, overall a VG tight copy in (slight edge chipping, slight foxing to front panel, price-clipped, third impression) dustwrapper. Uncommon. View more info

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The Secret Station

By: Hall, Ellersley

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford / OUP: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015822


250pp, 4 plates in b+w plus colour frontispiece by Savile Lumley. Pictorial green boards, in super condition, prize bookplate to front pastedown dated Xmas 1930 from Rainbow Hill Boys' School, Worcester. Light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy. Scarce. View more info

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From Fag to Monitor or Fighting to the Front

By: Home, Andrew

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1899

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 021682


346pp + 10pp adverts at rear, 10 illustrations. Pictorial boards, gilt on blue cloth, short tears to spine head, light edge rubbing, slight twist to spine, all edges gilt, foxing mainly to endpapers and adverts, a few marks, dated (1899) inscription to 1/2 title, faint inscription to front endpaper and name to verso, overall a Good tight copy. View more info

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The Haunted Stable

By: Houghton, Leighton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019664


160pp, colour frontispiece. Green boards, slight twist to spine, general light foxing, overall a Good+ Copy in (slight edge chipping/rubbing, not price-clipped, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

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At the South Pole; or, the Adventures of Richard Pengelley, Mariner

By: Kingston, William HG

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Cassell, Petter & Galpin:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 017250


415pp, 44 illustrations. Black leather gilt, 5 bands to spine, title label, spine slightly dulled, rubs to edges and corners, marbled endpapers, general light foxing, a few marks to contents. A good tight very presentable of this classic. 4th edition, undated, circa 1884. View more info

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A Bush Mystery or The Lost Explorer

By: MacKie, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet & Co: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017249


320pp, 5 illustrations, 8pp adverts. Red decorated pictorial boards, gilt title panel to spine, slight fraying to 1 corner, light bumping to corners, very presentable. School prize inscription neatly to front pastedown, general light foxing, marks to contents, which are tight. Top edge of pages gilt, very slight twist to spine. Overall a Good tight copy of a scarce title. View more info

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No.21: The Observer's Book of Automobiles

By: Manwaring, LA (Editor) / Foreword By Stirling Moss

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021617


288pp, describing 108 makes with over 270 photographs and numerous line drawings. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in (slight edge rubbing, not price-clipped, slight browning to spine and edges) dustwrapper. Print code 896.269.15th edition. View more info

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No.21: The Observer's Book of Automobiles

By: Manwaring, LA (Editor) / Foreword By Stirling Moss

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021621


288pp, describing 105 makes with over 270 photographs and numerous line drawings. Blue boards, light ageing only, very slight spine twist, a VG copy in a Good (slight edge rubbing, some foxing mainly to each flyleaf and front cover, not price-clipped, slight browning to spine and edges) dustwrapper. Print code 1807.1065. 12th edition. View more info

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Our Chris: And Other Stories

By: Old Cornish

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Robert Culley: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015635


128pp, + 16pp catalogue at rear. Illustrated. Red pictorial boards, general light wear only, patterned endpapers, 1905 gift inscription to verso of frontispiece, light foxing mainly to endpapers, A clean bright copy of a scarce title. View more info

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God's Wonderful Railway: Permanent Way; Clear Ahead; Fire on the Line. 3 Volume Set (Signed)

By: Rowlands, Avril

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, BBC: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017399


3 volume set, all first editions, all signed by the author on the title page. Permanent Way: 1980, map, 111pp, green boards, ISBN 0563178264. Clear Ahead: 1980, map, 103pp, blue boards, ISBN 0563178280. Fire on the Line: 1981, map, 112pp, green boards, ISBN 0563178930. Light ageing to contents, all VG copies in (very slight spine fading) dustwrappers. View more info

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A Long Trail

By: Rudd, Amyas

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016159


208pp, 4 plates, 2 drawings in text. Undated, but is 1927 1st edition (ref British Library). Brown boards, small edge rub, light wear, Sunday School prize plate to front endpaper dated 24-2-29, a few corner creases, some foxing, overall a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. Scarce. View more info

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Dominic's Day Out: A Cotswold Story. An Amusing Story of a Donkey's First Day at School

By: Sanders, Kate

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Evesham, Bredon Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016742


24pp. A VG clean tight softback. View more info

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Round the World Histories No.21: Simon Bolivar - Liberator

By: Simpson, Susan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Educational Publications: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021791


32pp, illustrated. Booklet, a VG copy. View more info

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Hildebrand

By: Thorburn, John

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1949

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 021364


143pp, illustrations by Peter Biegel, some full page. Red boards, pencilled owner's name to front endpaper, minor glue marks to endpapers (from sellotape holding a now removed sleeve), light ageing, a VG copy in (light edge wear, slight browning to spine, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

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20,000 (Twenty Thousand) Leagues Under the Sea

By: Verne, Jules / This Edition Edited, Annotated and Abridged By Heather Amery

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021545


104pp, 12 charts (some folding), illustrations in text. Green boards, minor marking, light ageing and wear to contents, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

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Mr. Merston's Money

By: Welcome, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019539


208pp. Brown boards, light foxing mainly to edges and endpapers, owner's details to fornt endpaper, a few corner creases, light edge rubbing, overall a Good+ copy in a Good (small losses mainly to spine head and bottom edge, not price-clipped, internal repair to spine, supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. Anovel of hunting, racing, a game of poker, all set in Ireland. The author's second novel. View more info

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The City of Frozen Fire

By: Wilkins, Vaughan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020490


281pp, colour frontispiece, pictorial endpapers. Red boards, general light ageing, marks to the fontipiece and title page (light staining) otherwise a VG copy in a Good (edge chipped/creased with small losses, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info