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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Doubleday, 2003, Hardback in dust wrapper. A Later Printing. From the cover: Bill Bryson describes himself as a reluctant traveller, but … Continue reading

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Cosmos Coyote and William the Nice by Jim Heynen

Cosmos Coyote and William the Nice by Jim Heynen lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Henry Holt & Co., 2000, Hardback in dust wrapper. From the cover: Iowa holds many surprises for Cosmos DeHaag, a seventeen-year-old … Continue reading

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1588 And All This… by Peter Cross

1588 And All This by Peter Cross lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Pavilion, 1988, Hardback. Illustrated by way of: Colour Drawings; From the cover: 1988 marks the 400th anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish … Continue reading

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Nation by Terry Pratchett

Nation by Terry Pratchett lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Doubleday, 2008, Hardback in dust wrapper. From the cover: On the day the world ends Mau is on his way home from the Boys Island. Soon … Continue reading

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The Kingfisher Illustrated Horse & Pony Encyclopedia by Sandy Ransford

The Kingfisher Illustrated Horse & Pony Encyclopedia by Sandy Ransford lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Kingfisher, 2004, Hardback in dust wrapper. Contains a glossary of terms. Illustrated by way of: Colour Photographs; Diagrams; From the … Continue reading

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Miss Carter Came with Us by Helen Bradley

Miss Carter Came with Us by Helen Bradley lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Jonathan Cape, 1973, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way of: Colour Drawings; From the cover: If you can imagine a combination … Continue reading

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In the Beginning Said Great Aunt Jane by Helen Bradley

In the Beginning Said Great Aunt Jane by Helen Bradley lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop. Jonathan Cape, 1975, Hardback in dust wrapper. Illustrated by way of: Colour Drawings; From the cover: For Helen Bradley as … Continue reading

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In Woods And Fields by Ruth Ainsworth

In Woods And Fields by Ruth Ainsworth hits the £1 shelf in my shop. Heinemann, 1967, Hardback in dust wrapper. Number 1 in the series. In the Look About You Books series. Poor in Good Dust Wrapper. Ex-library with usual … Continue reading

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The Carved Cartoon: A Picture of the Past by Austin Clare Wilhelmina Martha James

The Carved Cartoon: A Picture of the Past by Austin Clare [Wilhelmina Martha James] hits the £1 shelf in my shop. Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, Undated, Hardback. Illustrated by way of: Vignettes; Frontispiece; Good. Heavily bruised at the head, … Continue reading

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Babar’s Travels by Jean de Brunhoff

Babar’s Travels by Jean de Brunhoff hits the £1 shelf in my shop. Methuen & Co., 1966, Hardback. 3rd printing of this edition. [First Published: 1935] Poor. Leans heavily. Snagged heavily at the foot of the spine. Laminate to the … Continue reading

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