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1 "ASTRA CLUB". Arabian Miniatures. The Most Beautiful Nights.
n.d. c1968 
Editions Du Sud, Paris. c1968. No DW. Tall slim 4to. Laminated boards. Illustrated throughout with lovely tipped in colour plates. Lower board a little grubby and pages are slightly browned o/w VG+. The texts are taken from The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night. (Translated by Richard S. Burton). 70873 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 "BB" [Denys WATKINS-PITCHFORD] The Forest of Boland Light Railway. FIRST EDITION Illustrated by Denys Watkins-Pitchford.
Eyre and Spottiswoode, London. 1955 
First edition. DW. 127pp. Coloured frontis + numerous b/w illustrations. Original illustrated blue cloth, spine and top of lower board lightly spotted. Small neat ownership inscription, endpapers browned with occasional foxing. VG+ in price-clipped wrapper that is damp spotted internally and to spine and rear panel and torn half-way down the joint betwen the rear panel and the rear flap. There are chips to the head of the spine and to lower edge of wrapper with a few close tears and internally repaired internally with brown tape to top corner. Generally the front panel of the wrapper is bright though the spine is rubbed spotted and nicked. 52549 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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3 "BB". WATKINS-PITCHFORD, Denys. The Little Grey Men. A Story for the Young in Heart. Illustrated by Denys Watkins-Pitchford. FIRST EDITION.
Eyre and Spottiswoode. London. 1942 
First edition. No DW. 201pp + [2]pp Folly Brook Song. Frontis., 21 wood-engraved plates + delightful head and tail-pieces to each section and chapter by Watkins-Pitchford. Original buff cloth printed in red, spine sl. faded, sl. signs of wear to extremities. Pages 1 - 67 rippled but readable, bookplate, some occ. foxing o/w a VG copy a first of one of the most neglected masterpieces of British children's literature. 47238 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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4 "CORNET" The Broken Link.
Geoffrey Bles, London. 1951 
DW. 189pp. Drawing frontis. DW a little worn with small chips and tears to extremities. VG/VG- 62545 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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5 "IRON, Ralph". [SCHREINER, Olive] Dream Life and Real Life. A Little African Story.
T. Fisher Unwin, London. 1893 
Second edition. Slim pocket-book format. Grey cloth, black type to spine and upper board. 93pp. Boards soiled, spine dulled, extremities rubbed. Ownership signature to front pastedown o/w contents clean and sound. 45004 
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6 "PATHFINDER". DALZIEL, Hugh. Breaking and Training Dogs. Being Concise Directions For The Proper Education of Dogs Both For The Field And Companion.
n.d. (c1905) 
L.Upcott Gill. London. c1905. Second Edition. Revised and Enlarged. Hardback.No DW. Maroon decorated cloth, gilt. Illustrated. Generally a clean and sound copy. 72256 
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7 "RITA". A Man Of No Importance.
Hurst & Blackett, London n.d. (c1915) 
First Edition, thus. (1st cheap edition). DW. Spine is slightly cocked and boards are lightly faded at margins. Inner hinge visible, pages browned, some pages have a vertical crease near spine, but contents otherwise clean. The wrapper is chipped and worn at extremities, lacking portions from rear panel at top corner and at bottom margin near tail of spine o/w VG/VG-. SCARCE IN WRAPPER. 68281 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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8 "SEPP". "Rex". The Coronation Lion Comes To Town.
1937 
Hutchinson, London. 1937. First Edition. No DW. Large slim landscape 4to. Illustrated paper covered boards, blue linen backstrip. Boards are soiled and quite worn and rubbed at extremities. Illustrated. Endpapers foxed o/w contents clean and sound. VG. 71255 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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9 "SINBAD" [DINGLE, Captain Aylward Edward] Fathomless.
N.d. (c.1935) 
Stanley, Paul & Co. No DW. First edition. Original orange cloth, v. sl. marked. Boards sl. bowed. Pages browned. Small gift inscription to foot of front paste-down. VG. Dingle also known as "Sinbad" was an adventurer, a sailor and a writer of pulp adventure stories. He spent 22 years at sea and was shipwrecked five times. In 1893, Dingle joined a salvage, the schooner Black Pearl sailed from Mahe, the Seychelle Islands to the Crozets, seeking gold that had gone down with the immigrant ship Strathmore. They found the sunken wreck, and its strongbox, but were unable to remove it. Eventually, they were driven off by gales. On the return voyage, the Black Pearl was wrecked near St. Paul Island. Both crew survived, though the Black Pearl was completely lost. They survived twelve weeks on the island, eating rabbit, goat and fish. Exploring, they found gold from a buried 1870s wreck. On the first morning of the twelfth week, they were rescued by a French bark. Dingle was one of the earliest people to be featured on Desert Island Discs in March 1942 and possibly the only guest who really had been shipwrecked! 70897 
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10 "SINBAD" [DINGLE, Captain Aylward Edward] Spin a Yarn Sailor.
1934 
George G. Harrap & Co. No DW. First edition. Original purple cloth, sl. marked with one tiny 2mm patch missing from upper board. With the bookplate of Dingle's friend J. J. Whitfield showing a plough and a little church on the bay of a desert island with coconut palms and a sailing ship. Occ. light foxing, endpapers sl. marked and browned o/w VG. Dingle also known as "Sinbad" was an adventurer, a sailor and a writer of pulp adventure stories. He spent 22 years at sea and was shipwrecked five times. In 1893, Dingle joined a salvage, the schooner Black Pearl sailed from Mahe, the Seychelle Islands to the Crozets, seeking gold that had gone down with the immigrant ship Strathmore. They found the sunken wreck, and its strongbox, but were unable to remove it. Eventually, they were driven off by gales. On the return voyage, the Black Pearl was wrecked near St. Paul Island. Both crew survived, though the Black Pearl was completely lost. They survived twelve weeks on the island, eating rabbit, goat and fish. Exploring, they found gold from a buried 1870s wreck. On the first morning of the twelfth week, they were rescued by a French bark. Dingle was one of the earliest people to be featured on Desert Island Discs in March 1942 and possibly the only guest who really had been shipwrecked! 70895 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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11 "WRITER". Ticket-Writing and Sign Painting.
Cassell and Company, London 1932 
Reprint. Paperback. 156pp. Illustrated. Ex-library (private library) with stamps to title page and top margin of some pages. Covers rubbed, head of spine repaired with clear selotape. VG. 54913 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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12 'BB' The Best of 'BB'. Illustrated by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford.
Michael Joseph. London. 1985 
First Edition Thus. Lovely b/w illustrations throughout. Nice tight copy, occasional stains to edges, previous owner's inscription to front free end paper but o/w contents clean and sound in wrapper slightly worn at extremities. VG+/VG+. ISBN: 0718125649 42826 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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13 'BB' The Fisherman's Bedside Book. Compiled by... Illustrated by Watkins-Pitchford.
Eyre and Spottiswoode. London. 1945 
First edition. DW. Small 8vo. Frontis. + Illustrated throughout. Board extremities rubbed. Frontis. very slightly creased to outer margin, not affecting illustration, previous owner's inscription to front pastedown. Contents clean and sound. Soiled wrapper chipped and worn at extremities, lacking small portion from head of spine, not affecting text. VG/VG. 30914 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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14 'BB' D. J. WATKINS-PITCHFORD. The BEST OF 'BB'. An Anthology.
1985 
Michael Joseph. 1985. First edition. DW. Large 8vo. Illustrated throughout with woodcuts. Near fine in wrapper that has small round dot sticker to tail of spine. 71730 
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15 'BB'. Letters from Compton Deverell. Illustrated by Denys Watkins-Pitchford.
Eyre and Spottiswoode, London. 1950 
First (cheap) edition. DW. Frontis. + Illustrated throughout. Board extremities slightly bumped. Endpapers lightly foxed. Wrapper price clipped, foxed, tail of spine rubbed, slightly affecting text o/w VG+/VG+. 29724 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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16 'BB'. The Quiet Fields. Illustrated by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford.
Michael Joseph, London. 1981 
First Edition. DW. Ex-library but contents otherwise very clean and fresh, with only a stamp to verso of title page and to front free endpaper. Slight lean to front board. Lovely bright wrapper with only minimal signs of wear. VG+/Nr. fine. 65499 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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17 'BB'. D. WATKINS-PITCHFORD. Bill Badger's Winter Cruise. Illustrated by D. Watkins-Pitchford.
Hamish Hamilton. London. 1968 
Reprint. DW. Frontis and illustrations. Dedication to front free endpaper o/w VG+ in wrapper that is sl. nicked at extremities with a few close tears to top of rear panel. 60496 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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18 'BB'. WATKINS-PITCHFORD, Denys. Confessions of a Carp Fisher. Illustrated by ...
Eyre and Spottiswoode, London. 1950 
First edition, 1st printing. DW. Small 8vo. x, 178pp. Frontis. + Illustrated throughout. "tackel" instead of tackle on page 2 line 7. Very slight lean to upper board, fore-edge very lightly foxed. Ogden Smith Ltd small circular label to top margin of front free endpaper o/w contents clean and fresh. Wrapper spine dulled, extremities rubbed, lacking large portion from bottom margin of upper panel, affecting text o/w VG+/VG-. 37264 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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19 'BB'. [D.J. Watkins Pitchford]. Sky Gipsy. The Story of a Wild Goose. Illustrated by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford.
Eyre and Spottiswoode, London. 1942 
First Edition thus. DW. 258pp, illustrated. Upper boards and front endpapers a little rucked, some light foxing o/w contents clean and sound in foxed wrapper sunned to spine with chipping and 2cm tear. VG/VG. 47117 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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20 'JANUS'. The Great Photographers. Man Ray.
1984 
Collins. London. 1984. First Edition. UK. Paperback. 4to. Illustrated throughout. Slight shelfwear to covers and a few marks to endpapers o/w a very nice copy. VG+. 71771 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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