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The Song of Pentecost

By: CORBETT, W.J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009484

ISBN: 041624730X

Condition: Near Very Good


Brown cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 216pp; b/w ills. Boards bumped to lower corners. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly sunned to spine. The story of a journey against great odds, set in the hills, valleys and woodlands (not to mention rubbish dumps) of the English Midlands. View more info

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Pentecost and the Chosen One

By: CORBETT, W.J.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009485

ISBN: 0416501907

Condition: Good


Brown cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 238pp; b/w ills. Water damage has caused a few faults: paper residue to front board from reverse of dustwrapper; previous owner name smudged to front endpaper with very faint water mark to upper edge of first few pages; slight rippling effect to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper has some colour bleeding and surface lifting to reverse side only, with rubbing and creasing to upper edge. The sequel to the Whitbread Award winning 'The ... View more info

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Spikey's Schoolday

By: COUCH, Grace

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cardiff, William Lewis:

Seller ID: 008700

Condition: Fair


Undated. Small landscape format pictorial boards with grey cloth spine, no dustwrapper; colour ills by the author. Boards rubbed and worn to corners; text block has been reglued into casing with some surface lifting along hinges; previous owner name dated 1943 to front pastedown; small creased 1cm tear to upper edge of one page. Spikey the hedgehog goes to school and the fish and caterpillars help him with his lessons. View more info

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Pietro and the Mule

By: CRESSWELL, Helen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, Oliver & Boyd: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003831

Condition: Good


Matt pictorial boards in matching glossy dustwrapper; 58pp; b/w ills. Boards tanned; previous owner name blocked out to front endpaper; tanning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is tanned with a number of small splits and tears to edges and corners, now in removable sleeve. The summer holiday on Ibiza brings two big problems for Pietro; how to pay for a doctor for his grandfather, and at the same time keep an eye on Amanda, a lively young American stranded on the island. View more info

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The Great Elephant Chase

By: CROSS, Gillian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009325

ISBN: 0192716727

Condition: Very Good


Navy cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 193pp. Light rubbing to spine ends; long previous owner gift inscription to front endpaper; toning to pages. Price clipped dustwrapper has light edgewear and light sunning to spine. An elephant changes Tad's life in a chase that leads from Pennsylvania into Nebraska. View more info

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The Baby Animal Book

By: DAVIS, Daphne

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, Golden Press:

Seller ID: 002801

Condition: Good


Copyright 1964. A Golden Shape Book. Raccoon shaped pictorial card covers; colour ills. Rubbing to cover edges, his foot is creased and has been lost on the rear cover; pages browned. View more info

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Babar the King

By: DE BRUNHOFF, Jean

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009274

ISBN: 0416546900

Condition: Good


Pictorial boards; 48pp; colour ills. Rubbed and bumped corners with 2cm crack to foot of spine; significant scratch markings to board surface; thumbing and occasional small mark to pages. View more info

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Hurry Home Candy

By: DE JONG, Meindert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Children's Book Club: 1962

Seller ID: 009354

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards in matt pictorial dustwrapper; 244pp; b/w ills. Bumped corners; light foxing to top edge of page block and endpapers; toning to pages; tiny burn mark to rear pastedown. Unclipped dustwrapper is tanned and foxed to rear panel with rubbed edges and small chips to corners. The story of a small dog's search for a home. View more info

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Okara the Hunter

By: DENVER, Frank

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011293

Condition: Good


Panther Library. Red cloth boards with black decs and lettering in pictorial dustwrapper; 119pp; b/w ills. Slight bow to boards; light foxing to page block edges; previous owner details to front pastedown; offset tanning to endpapers. Unclipped dustwrapper is rubbed to edges with a couple of small nicks; creased tear to edge of rear flap. Okara is washed up on the shores of Africa in a violent storm and finds more adventures than he had hoped for. View more info

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Red, the Cock - The Little Country Books No.1

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins Clear Type Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010783

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covers; 10pp; colour ills. Initials in pen to front cover's title panel. View more info

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Moll, the Cow - The Little Country Books No.8

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Collins Clear Type Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010784

Condition: Good


Stapled paper covers; 10pp; colour ills. Splitting to foot of spine; light marking to back cover; small splits forming around staples. View more info

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The Black Sheep - The Little Country Books No.6

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins Clear Type Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010785

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covers; 10pp; colour ills. Initials in pen to front cover title panel; light age spotting to cover. View more info

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Rob, the Rook - The Little Country Books No.11

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins Clear Type Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010799

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covers; 10pp; colour ills. Initials in pen to front cover's title panel; light marking to back cover. View more info

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Crook, the Fox - The Little Country Books No.4

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins Clear Type Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010800

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covers; 10pp; colour ills. Initials in pen to front cover's title panel; light marking to back cover. View more info

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Trot, the Horse - The Little Country Books No.10

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins Clear Type Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010801

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covers; 10pp; colour ills. Initials in pen to front cover's title panel; very tip of lower corner missing to front cover; light thumbing to pages. View more info

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Sam Squirrel - The Woodland Readers No.2

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 010811

Condition: Good


Stapled paper covers; 12pp; two-tone ills. Ex-school copy with stamp inside front cover and to foot of p7; small nick to fore-edge of back cover. View more info

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Buzz, the Bee - The Woodland Readers No.3

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 010812

Condition: Good


Stapled paper covers; 12pp; two-tone ills. Ex-school copy with stamps to first and last page; rusting to staples; light thumbing to pages. View more info

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Tim, the Owl - The Woodland Readers No.4

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 010813

Condition: Good


Stapled paper covers; 12pp; two-tone ills. Ex-school copy with stamps to first and last page; rusting to staples; light thumbing to pages. View more info

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Mrs. Thrush - The Woodland Readers No.5

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 010814

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covers; 12pp; two-tone ills. Light thumbing to pages. View more info

Image for Mr. Prickles - The Woodland Readers No.6

Mr. Prickles - The Woodland Readers No.6

By: DERWENT, Lavinia

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 010815

Condition: Very Good


Stapled paper covers; 12pp; two-tone ills. Light thumbing to pages; light marking to back cover. View more info