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Diana For Girls 1970
1 Diana For Girls 1970
D C Thomson 1969 Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout. 
A nice clean copy of this sought-after title. Presentation page not filled-in. 527116 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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Everyday - with which is Incorporated 'Sunday' Vol 48
2 Everyday - with which is Incorporated 'Sunday' Vol 48
Wells Gardner, Darton & Co No date given Hardback with pictorial cover Good Plus Illustrated with drawings throughout text 
Owners inscription on endpaper. Pages browning at edges. 104407 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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3 Hansel and Grethel - a fairy tale in colour photography
Collins 1947 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Tatty Illustrated with colour photographs 
Told using puppets (by Amelia Serkin). Book has normal shelf wear - wrapper badly worn with some tears 117277 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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4 Old time Nursery Rhymes
Juvenile Productions Ltd No date given Hardback with pictorial cover Good Illustrated with drawings 
Wear and tear to covers; some pages torn page 60 has ink annotation 117243 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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5 Rupert - The Daily Express Annual
Beaverbrook Newspapers Ltd 1977 Hardback with pictorial cover Near Fine Illustrated with colour drawings through out 
Not price clipped; corners and spine ends very slightly bumped 118294 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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6 The Bumper Book for Girls
Thomas Nelson No date given. {1928] Hardback with pictorial cover. Very Good With 4 colour plates and line drawings throughout text 
Pencil inscription dated 1928 on endpaper. Front cover by J Ainslie has a picture of a schoolgirl climbing a rope. First story is Just Pluck by Bessie Marchant. 118761 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Cat Ate My Gymsuit; There's a Bat in Bunk Five; Can You Sue Your Parents for Malpractice?
7 The Cat Ate My Gymsuit; There's a Bat in Bunk Five; Can You Sue Your Parents for Malpractice?
Dean 1995 0603550282 / 9780603550287 Hardback with pictorial cover. Very Good. 
Pages beginning to yellow. Light shelf wear only. Some denting to covers. 3 unabridged novels in one. 397pp. 684004 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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The Jenny Wren Story Book
8 The Jenny Wren Story Book
Blackie No date given. [ca 1930] Hardback with pictorial cover. Very Good Colour frontispiece, The Sick Doll, and one colour plate, In Daisyland, both by Mabel Lucie Attwell, black-and-white plates and other illustrations by H.M. Brock, Rosa C. Petherick, Ruth Cobb, Watson Charlton, et al. Pictorial endpapers. 
Light shelf wear, but a nice crisp tidy copy. Front board has colour picture of Jenny Wren dressed for winter, in snowscape. Stories and poems: The Sick Doll's Diary, Kind Teddy, Nanny and The Circus, Metoo, The Trial, Betty In Daisyland, The Letter That Flew Away, Red Ribbons, Christmas Windows, The Three Wishes, Tom, The Piper's Son, Where Tails Come In.. 117491 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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9 The Living World of Achievement in Colour
Collins 1965 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Lavishly Illustrated in colour throughout 
Collins Pageant of Knowledge Series 198843 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Wolf Cub Annual 1959
10 The Wolf Cub Annual 1959
C. Arthur Pearson 1959 Hardback with pictorial cover Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white cartoons 
Pages beginning to yellow, but otherwise a good clean copy with no inscriptions or scribblings. 569111 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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11 'Aunt Cherry'' Spick and Span: A story for children
Whitland, S. Wales. Published by the Author. No date given. Fourth Edition Hardback with pictorial cover. Good to Very Good 
Blue buckram on boards, gilt titles, green and buff decoration. 500479 
Price: 29.95 GBP
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Stories Of The Saddle, Acton, C R
12 Acton, C R Stories Of The Saddle
Country Life Ltd 1938 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Good Illustrated from pencil drawings by Maurice Tulloch. 
Some overall wear. Covers faded at edges. 88pp. 626248 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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On Honour - a school and home story, Adams, W Davenport
13 Adams, W Davenport On Honour - a school and home story
Nelson No date given. [1923] Hardback no dust wrapper Good 
Some overall wear. Gift inscription dated 1923 to front endpaper. Red cloth with illustration of two girls sitting in a chair, 112688 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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14 Alcott, Louisa May Little Women
Collins Clear-Type Presss 1972 Softback without dust wrapper Fine Illustrated by Dorothy Coles 
Simulated red leather cover. Gilt titles and decoration to spine. Clear Cellophane wrapper 115025 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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15 Alderson, Sue Ann Wherever Bears Be
Tradewind Books 1999 1896580181 / 9781896580180 First edition First printing Hardback with pictorial cover and matching dust wr Fine Fine Illustrated with colour pictures by Arden Johnson 
118523 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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A Father Tuck Bigger Little Book: Little Thumbelina, Andersen, Hans (adapted from)
16 Andersen, Hans (adapted from) A Father Tuck Bigger Little Book: Little Thumbelina
Raphael Tuck No date given. [1950s] Stiff card covers. Good. Illustrated in colour by Evelyn Morris 
Some shelf wear. Gift inscription on inside of front cover. 103907 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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My Ladybird Treasury Of Bedtime Stories, Andersen, Hans Christian et al.
17 Andersen, Hans Christian et al. My Ladybird Treasury Of Bedtime Stories
Ladybird 1998 0721497519 / 9780721497518 Hardback with pictorial cover and matching dust wr Near Fine Good to Very Good Illustrated with colour drawings by Peter Stevenson 
Many old favourites from Andersen, Grimm and Perrault and Anon. Wrapper has some edge wear, and a 5mm closed tear. 503076 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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18 Andersen, Hans Christian, edited by Philippa Pearce Elf Hill
Frances Lincoln 1999 0711214263 / 9780711214262 First Edition Hardback with pictorial cover Good Illustrated in colour throughout text by Emma Chichester Clark 
Ex-library. Bottom of backstrip damaged. 115586 
Price: 4.25 GBP
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19 Andersen, Hans Christian, edited by Philippa Pearce Fairy Tales From Hans Christian Anderson
Rebo Productions Ltd 1997 1901094685 / 9781901094688 Hardback with pictorial cover & matching dust wra Fine Very Good or Better Illustrated with colour drawings 
This is a nicely produced book with 38 of Andersen's stories, including all the old favourites, and plenty of illustrations. Shelf wear to wrapper Price includes heavy book shipping adjustment. WE WILL NOT ASK FOR EXTRA SHIPPING. 118723 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales, Andersen, Hans Christian, retold by Vera Gissing
20 Andersen, Hans Christian, retold by Vera Gissing Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales
Cathay Books / Octopus 1980 0706406494 / 9780706406498 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine With charming colour and black-and-white illustrations throughout by Dagmar Berkova 
Spine of wrapper slightly sunned, 4to: 263pp. 742207 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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