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LIVES OF THE GREAT COMPOSERS - BOOK 2Woodward, Ian.Illustrated by Aitchison, Martin.
Stock no. 1107424
Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition with no wrapper. Series 662. Blue pictorial paper boards. Light bumping to spine. [R] 0721402429.Price: £4.00
SMOKE AND FLUFFPerring, W. & Macgregor, A.J..Illustrated by Macgregor, A.J..
Stock no. 1304889
Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 5th. 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Ladybird series 401. Pale blue boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. B/w illustration to endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine slightly bumped. There is a small black mark to rear cover, top edges of front cover and spine are browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. Some of the b/w illustrations have been coloured in and there is some childish writing/doodles in ink to 4 text pages (actual text not affected), small ink mark to edges of one colour illustration. A few of the hinges are cracked but binding still tight. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with loss at top edges, the word 'not' written in ink to front panel and a light mark to centre panel. [R] Price: £18.00
PREHISTORIC ANIMALS AND FOSSILSSmith, Michael.Illustrated by Ayton, Robert.
Stock no. 1307626
Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st. 1974. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Ladybird Series 651. Green pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Writing in blue biro (name written 4 times) to front endpaper and number 46 written to pastedown. Contents clean. Tally 350 and revised price of 24p. [R] 072140359X.Price: £3.50
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THE STORY OF JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
Illustrated by Murrell, Ruth. Stock no. 1306763
Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st. 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Ladybird Series 413. Blue pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Name in blue biro to top edge of front endpaper. Covers and contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with child's name in biro to top edge of front panel, 'Austrlian Retail' price sticker to front flap. A nice copy of the scarce first edition. [R]
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