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Oliver's Lucky Escape

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London Borough of Camden: 1974

Seller ID: 001528

Condition: Near Very Good


Landscape format stapled card wraps. Rubbing to edges, marking to rear cover. Thumbing and toning to pages. Oliver the little donkey has a very lucky escape on a busy road. Road safety pamphlet for children. View more info

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The Story of Your Home

By: ALLEN, Agnes

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1965

Seller ID: 001057

Condition: Good


Fifth impression. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and decs to spine in orange matt pictorial dustwrapper; 184pp; b/w ills. Board edges rubbed, slight slant to spine, light foxing to endpapers and closed page edges, number in pen to front free endpaper. Unclipped dustwrapper has a few marks to the rear panel with several chips and small tears to edges. Explores the development of the home in British history for older children. View more info

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Waiting for Filippo: The Life of Renaissance Architect Filippo Brunelleschi

By: BENDER, Michael

Price: £8.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003703

ISBN: 0811801810

Condition: Near Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills; pop-up book with 3D illustrations and opening flaps. Bumping to corners; long previous owner gift inscription to title page. All moving parts in good working order. The story of the man who changed the face of architecture. View more info

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Douglas Bader: A Great Air Ace (Blackie Junior Biographies)

By: CHARLES, Wyndham

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie & Son Limited: 1966

Seller ID: 006699

Condition: Good


Stapled linen covers; 14pp; two tone ills. Ex-school libray with stamps inside covers and to title page; light marking to cover; small notch missing to lower edge of p1/2 but text unaffected. The story of Douglas Bader, the RAF pilot who continued to fly after losing both his legs. View more info

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Dr.Barnado: The Man with the Lantern (Blackie Junior Biographies)

By: CHARLES, Wyndham

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie & Son Limited: 1966

Seller ID: 006700

Condition: Good


Stapled linen covers; 14pp; two tone ills. Ex-school libray with stamps inside covers and to title page; light marking to cover;. The story of Dr Barnado and his children's homes. View more info

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Dora Pattison: The Nurse from the Black Country (Blackie Junior Biographies)

By: CHARLES, Wyndham

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie & Son Limited: 1966

Seller ID: 006701

Condition: Good


Stapled linen covers; 14pp; two tone ills. Ex-school libray with stamps inside covers and to title page; light sunning and marking to cover with rubbing to edges; small chip to lower edge of p7/8.. The story of nurse Dora Pattison. View more info

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Exploring the Arts

By: COX, Beatrice (Ed.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Longacre Press: 1961

Seller ID: 012081

Condition: Good


Brown cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 192pp; b/w ills. Slight lean to spine with couple of small dings to edges; tanning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is rubbed, creased, nicked and chipped to edges and corners. [719: J3] View more info

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The House That Jack Built

By: FISHER, Margaret

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins:

Seller ID: 010663

Condition: Good


How Things Are Made Series. Undated [1946]. Pictorial cloth boards in design of brick wall in pictorial dustwrapper; 36pp; colour photos by G. Wells and b/w ills. Slight bow to boards with light rubbing and bumping to corners. Unclipped dustwrapper is rubbed and creased to edges with several nicks, chips and splits and small loss to head of spine. The story of building in colour photography, including a plumber getting the boiler ready with a cigarette in his mouth - how times have changed! View more info

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Television

By: KURTH, Heinz

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Surrey, World's Work Ltd: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003912

ISBN: 0437536009

Condition: Near Fine


Children's University Series. Glazed pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; 44pp; b/w and two tone ills by the author. Toning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper has light edgewear and creasing to corners. An information book for children. View more info

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The Furryfolk Playground (Tufty Club)

By: MILLS, Elsie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: RoSPA:

Seller ID: 002447

Condition: Good


Pictorial stapled paper covers; pamphlet book. Light creasing and foxing to cover. A safety guide for children involving the characters from the Tufty Club, covering road and playground safety. View more info

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The Universe

By: SHEPHERD, Walter

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Longacre Press: 1960

Seller ID: 012040

Condition: Good


Turquoise cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 192pp; b/w ills. Boards slightly bowed with bumped corners and edges with tanning to outer edges; small ink marks to p19. Price clipped dustwrapper is rubbed, nicked and creased to edges with creased tear to lower edge of front panel and couple of repairs to reverse. A history of astronomy for young readers aged 12-16. [719: K3] View more info