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The Mine Detector. A tale of the East Coast

By: Frank Elias

Price: £3.50

Publisher: The Office of the Boy's Own Paper: 1920

Seller ID: 999350-39

Condition: Poor


Pictorial cloth badly worn & marked, backstrip splitting on front hinge, pages browned; text block is sound, making this an acceptable reading copy. No wrapper. Undated but Sunday School prize certificate (1925) on front endpaper. View more info

Tom Merry's Triumph

By: Frank Richards

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Spring Books: 1956

Seller ID: 14012402-134

Condition: Fair


Red cover rather rubbed and worn with a 4cm split at foot of front hinge; owner's name & address on front endpaper, pages tanned else internally a good copy. No dustwrapper. View more info

Tom Merry & Co. of St. Jim's

By: Frank Richards

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Spring Books: 1958

Seller ID: 16120605Z-142

Condition: Good


Pages a little tanned else textblock is in good, sound condition, gift inscription on front pastedown; cover slightly shelfworn; dustwrapper is edgeworn with several small tears and a small area of loss to head of spine with associated fading to cover. View more info

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Billy Bunter at Butlin's

By: Frank Richards

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18061203-67

Condition: Fair


Pages quite tanned, binding still firm and tight; cover has some shelfwear and corners have bumps. No wrapper. View more info

Jack Marston's Anchor

By: Frederic Morell Holmes

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1893

Edition: 5th edition

Seller ID: 16010607-102

Condition: Fair


Some shelfwear and marking to cover, corners a little bumped; some writing on front endpaper, page edges a little spotted, pages tanned else textblock is in good, sound condition. Undated, but Sunday School certificate dated 1893 on front pastedown. No dustwrapper. View more info

Eric, or Little by Little: a tale of Roslyn School

By: Frederic W Farrar

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Ward, Lock: 1910

Seller ID: 14110313-101

Condition: Fair


Illustrated cover worn and a little marked, endpapers browned and pages a little tanned, else textblock is good, sound and tight. Colour frontispiece. No wrapper View more info

Roughriders of the Pampas

By: Frederick Sadleir Brereton

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1930

Seller ID: 15021103-24

Condition: Fair


Cover rather worn and marked with some fraying to spine extremities; pages tanned else textblock is sound and tight. Four b&w plates. No dustwrapper. Undated edition, but probably 1930s. View more info

Atlas of Plants: a First Discovery Book

By: Gallimard Jeunesse; Claude Delafosse; Sylvaine Perols

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 1996

Seller ID: 97769-102

ISBN: 0590581139

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial covers have minimal wear, light bumping to spine extremities, but pretty well a near fine copy; internally fine. 0590581139 View more info

The Radium Rebels

By: Geoffrey Meredith

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 1946

Seller ID: 16120604-142

Condition: Fair


Pages a little tanned with page edge spotting, textblock otherwise in good condition; cover shelfworn with rubbing to extremities and gilt on backstrip dull. No wrapper. View more info

Schoolgirls' Own Pets Annual 1958

By: George Cansdale Ida Melbourne; Evelyn Day; Ann Gilmore; Doris Graham, Doris; Hazel Armitage; Elizabeth Chester; et al

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Amalgamated Press: 1958

Seller ID: 999681-137

Condition: Fair


Pictorial boards have rubbed edges & corners (rubbed through in places); cloth spine faded with rubbed extremities; not priceclipped; internally a clean, bright copy. View more info

It's Made Like This: Plastics

By: George Kay

Price: £3.00

Publisher: John Baker: 1969

Seller ID: 99748-84

ISBN: 021299848X

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps/labels, protected dustwrapper taped to boards with browned tape; discard stamp of the British Council Library, Oman, on front endpaper, which also has remains of date label. Textblock clean, bright & tight. 021299848X View more info

Children's Norse Tales

By: George William Cox; Frank Harold Lee

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Harrap: 1955

Seller ID: 95950-48

Condition: Good


Orange cover has light edgewear, bumped corners; dustwrapper is torn with some areas of loss. View more info

The Wandering Whipsnaders: A Wayfaring Novel for the Young

By: George Wright

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1935

Seller ID: 14022815-150

Condition: Good


Some light shelfwear to cover, else it remains bright (it looks like it has had the dustwrapper, now missing, until recently); some page tanning and school prize dedication written on front endpaper, else internally a sound, tight copy. No wrapper. Illustrated by John Harris. View more info

Snow Cloud, Stallion

By: Gerald Raftery

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1960

Seller ID: 15062317-40PE

Condition: Fair


Some cover wear and marking, pages tanned else textblock is in good condition. Puffin PS 144. View more info

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The North-Eastern & Great Northern Railways (Peeps at Great Railways)

By: Geraldine Edith Mitton

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 18022216-39

Condition: Fair


Pages a little tanned, on a few a child has been copying the page numbers in pencil, rear hinge is a little slack, endpapers browning - map on front endpaper; cover has wear, and is grubby with some corner bumping, colour illustration on front board still bright. No wrapper. View more info

On Your Marks

By: Gladys Mitchell

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Parrish: 1964

Seller ID: 920829-62

Condition: Good


Book itself is almost very good - cover has a small mark on front board, otherwise has very slight shelfwear; light spotting to page edges, pages are a littlte tanned, else a clean, sound, tight copy. Dustwrapper (now protected) has some tanning, edgewear & rubbing with some damage to corners, and a mark on the front panel (which corresponds to the one on the board) - not quite as bad as it sounds. Reprint. View more info

The Light Blue Hills

By: Gladys Mitchell

Price: £27.50

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17100103-12

Condition: Near Fine


Slight page tanning, and a little page spotting (mainly to top edge), in very good condition indeed; wrapper has some very light tanning and shelfwear. View more info

The Hermit Hunter of the Wilds

By: Gordon Stables

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Blackie: 1890

Seller ID: 15100611-83

Condition: Fair


Illustrated cover rather heavily worn, marked and faded; binding weak between pp16&17, some page tanning else textblock is sound and tight. Prize certificate dated 1900 on front pastedown, so this presumably must be the 1898 edition. View more info

The Last Chance

By: Grant, Gwen Grant

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1992

Seller ID: 9911002-19

ISBN: 0434961108

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy, library stamp on title page, discard stamp & signs of label removal on front endpaper; dustwrapper in library protective sleeve attached to front & rear pastedowns; textblock clean & bright. View more info

Scooby Doo Where are You! Annual

By: Hanna Barbera

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Brown Watson: 1973

Seller ID: 916057-76

Condition: Good


Some rubbing & edgewear (particularly to corners), spine extremities splitting (particularly base)2943, pages browned; join the dots & crossword completed. Also features Dastardly & Muttley and Motor Mouse & Autocat. View more info