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"Open Sesame!" To English Grammar

By Currie, Margaret T.

United Kingdom: The Grant Educational Co.. Fair. 1953. Hardcover. An about good 1958 hardcover without dustwrapper in aged and lightly foxed olive illustrated boards which are lightly bumped and rubbed to the corners with a small rubbed spot to the back board edge, a previous owner's name is inked on the front endpaper, unmarked pages with several turn-ups to the bottom corners, foxed endpapers and text block edges. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 50x75 .

$12.79

DEATH AND DYING

By Sanders, Pete

United Kingdom: Franklin Watts Ltd. Very Good. 1994. Paperback. 0749620706 . A very good paperback in illustrated card wrappers without creases to the spine, slightly creased/edge-worn covers, internally no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Let's Talk About .

$4.50

ONE THOUSAND FAMOUS THINGS
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ONE THOUSAND FAMOUS THINGS

By Mee, Arthur

United Kingdom: Hodder and Stoughton. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1953. Reprint. Hardcover. A Very Good 1953 Reprint hardcover in an about Good unclipped dustjacket. The book is in clean green boards, a little faded to the very edges, and slightly bumped to the bottom corners and spine ends. Internally, no writing or stamps, light foxing to the front endpaper and first several pages, tanned and lightly foxed to the text-block edges - particularly the upper edge. The bright dustjacket is creased to the edges, with small chips to the spine ends and tips - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Illustrated with mono photographs. A nice copy. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; B&W Photographs; 60x40 .

$15.37

Land Transport
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Land Transport

By Newton, Derek

A Good ex-school library hardcover without dustjacket. Book is in clean, slightly shelf-worn boards, lightly bumped and rubbed to the spine ends and corners. Internally, brown card pocket on the front paste-down, withdrawal sheet has been removed from the front endpaper and small "TRA" inked on the title page, clean pages. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.

$6.37

Look out for Strangers
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Look out for Strangers

By Humphrey, Paul

United Kingdom: Evans Brothers. Very Good. 1994. Hardcover. 0237514214 . A near fine new hardback copy in illustrated laminated boards with slight shelf wear, carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations .

$1.27

JOURNAL DE TROIS ENFANTS

By Hatzfeld, Cécile

France: Librairie Hachette. Good. 1924. Hardcover. A good 1924 hardcover in aged/lightly soiled illustrated green cloth-covered boards with an attractive aged central 3 colour illustration of three children, the boards and spine ends are bumped/rubbed, internally a stamp to the front endpaper reading 'Specimen Copy: With The Publsher's Compliments', unmarked toned pages. Intended to teach children the French language, the book is nicely illustrated in black and white. with short stories, songs and poems along with exercises and vocabulary. A nice copy of a very scarce title. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; B&W Illustrations .

$32.15

A LADYBIRD BOOK ABOUT DOGS (Series 682)
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A LADYBIRD BOOK ABOUT DOGS (Series 682)

By Scott, Nancy

United Kingdom: Wills & Hepworth. Very Good. 1968. Hardcover. 0721401139 . A very good Ladybird hardcover without dustwrapper in slightly soiled matt illustrated boards bumped/lightly rubbed to the spine ends/corners, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations .

$1.27

The Boys' Country Book
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The Boys' Country Book

By John Moore

Collins. Good in Fair dust jacket. 1955. Hardcover. A very good hardcover in an about good unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean red boards bumped/lightly rubbed to the spine ends/corners, bright gilt lettering to the spine, attractive previous owner's plate on the front endpaper, toned pages lightly foxed/soiled to the text-block edges. The dustwrapper is soiled to the back panel, creased/rubbed to the edges with several small closed tears and tiny chips to the spine ends/tips, writing on the front flap - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 60x40 .

$11.51

Mother Nature's Wild Animals

By Stokoe, W. J

Frederick Warne and Co.. Very Good. 1939. Hardcover. A very good 1939 hardcover without dustwrapper in beige cloth-covered boards with green lettering and illustration of a running rabbit, bumped to the spine ends/corners, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Mother Nature Books (Series II) .

$3.86

RECORD BREAKERS

By Gunston, Bill

Hamish Hamilton. Good. 1977. Paperback. 0241896835 . A good used small paperback without creases to the spine, creased/edge-worn covers, no writing or stamps, occasionally lightly foxed pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Scatterbox; 32 pages .

$1.29

WHITE'S SELBORNE FOR BOYS AND GIRLS: With Reproductions of Bewick's Woodcuts and Eight Colour Plates

By White, Gilbert (Marcus Woodward, Editor)

Basil Blackwell. Very Good-. N.D.. Hardcover. A very good minus undated (1920's) hardcover without dustwrapper in clean aged/faded green boards bumped/rubbed to the spine ends and slightly rubbed to the corners, previous owner's name inked on the front pastedown, hinge starting to crack at the title page which is foxed, the first several pages are lightly foxed otherwise leaves are clean without marks, foxed to the text-block edge. Contains 8 lovely colour plates of birds. A nice copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations .

$19.29

SHIPS

By Usbourne, Peter et al (Editors)

United Kingdom: Macdonald Educational. Very Good. 1973. Hardcover. 0356037568 . A very good hardcover without dustwrapper in clean glossy illustrated boards bumped to the spine ends, sharp corners, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; Macdonald Starters; Color Illustrations; 24 pages .

$3.21

PICTURE FACTS: Future World

By Pick, Christopher

United Kingdom: Hamlyn. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1983. Hardcover. 0861369289 . A Very Good hardcover in a Good price-clipped dustjacket. Book is in clean glossy illustrated boards, lightly bumped to the spine ends and corners, with a small ding to the bottom edge. Internally, no writing or stamps, a tiny damp stain the to text-block corner tips. The dustjacket is creased and rubbed to the edges, with a small scrape to the bottom corner - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$8.04

LOOK AT THE CIRCUS

By Streatfeild, Noel

Panther. Very Good. 1960. Paperback. 0586030085 . A very good paperback creased to the spine, lightly creased and edge worn covers, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; B&W Illustrations .

$8.04

SMART SURVIVORS
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SMART SURVIVORS

By Collard, Sneed B III

Northword. Near Fine. 1995. Hardcover. 1559712244 . A near fine paperback with light shelf wear, carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; World of Discovery; 32 pages .

$4.50

THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF ACHIEVEMENT

By Pryde-Hughes, J. E. (Editor)

Collins. Good+. 1955. Hardcover. A good hardcover without dustwrapper in lightly soiled red boards bumped to the spine ends and corners, no writing or stamps, ivoried pages. Illustrated in mono and colour. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations .

$8.04

A THIRD BOOK OF SOUNDS: ee - oo - ai

By Connell, Stephanie

Macdonald Educ.. Very Good. 1975. Hardcover. 0356052834 . A very good hardcover without dustwrapper in clean lightly shelf worn glossy illustrated boards bumped to the spine ends/corners, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations; 32 pages .

$8.36

The Wonder Book of Tell Me Why

By [???]

United Kingdom: Ward Lock & Co. Limited. Good+ in Fair dust jacket. 1951. Hardcover. A Good Plus hardcover in a Fair dustjacket. Book is in illustrated boards featuring children watching television, rubbed to bottom of front board, with cloth spine, well-bumped to ends. Internally, owner's inscription to ffep, otherwise clean pages. Colour frontispiece, B&W photographs and drawings. The fragile, price-clipped dustjacket is rubbed to all edges, with 1/2 cm loss to spine heel and 1 cm loss to spine head, and large cut loss to upper front panel - now protected in removable archival sleeve and looking quite smart. A nice, tight copy. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Wonder Book Series; B&W Photographs .

$16.07