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[Complete set of the Swallows and Amazons novels:]
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[Complete set of the Swallows and Amazons novels:]: Swallows and Amazons; Swallowdale; Peter Duck; Winter Holiday; Coot Club; Pigeon Post; We Didn't Mean To Go To Sea; Secret Water; The Big Six; Missee Lee; The Picts and The Martyrs; Great Northern?

by RANSOME, Arthur.

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second hand
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Hardcover
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London, United Kingdom
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1930-47. The Complete Swallows and Amazons First editions, first impressions. Complete first edition sets of Ransome's Swallows and Amazons sailing adventures novels are rare. The first book was published in an edition of only 2,000 copies (compared with the last book which of which the first issue probably numbered 11,000 copies).Wayne G. Hammond records that "Swallows and Amazons sold slowly at first, taking two years to earns its advance of £100..." Nevertheless, in 1948 "the house journal of Jonathan Cape announced that the one millionth copy, of the total copies printed of the twelve books in the 'Swallows and Amazons' series, would soon be on sale".The first film adaptation of Swallows and Amazons was released in 1974 including Virginia McKenna in the cast. A second adaptation was released in 2016 starring Andrew Scott and Harry Enfield. A musical version of the book was premiered by the National Theatre in 2010. 12 volumes, octavo. Original green cloth, lettering to… Read more
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Swallowdale
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Swallowdale

by Arthur Ransome

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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Hardcover
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BATH, Somerset
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1931. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8" by 5.5". Clifford Webb. A fantastic first edition of Arthur Ransome's 'Swallowdale'. Signed by the illustrator of this work, Clifford Webb. With the exceedingly scarce dustwrapper. Signed by the illustrator to the recto of front endpaper 'To Robbie from Clifford Webb Nov 1931'. The inscription is to Robert Cleveland-Stevens.  Possibly Captain Bobby Cleveland-Stevens of the Welsh Guards. Webb illustrated the first two Swallows and Amazons books. With the original exceptionally scarce unclipped dustwrapper in a fantastic condition. The dustwrapper has been subject to some professional repairs, that are imperceptible externally. This story follows the Walker siblings and Blackett sisters camping in the hills and moorland around a lake. It is the second novel in Ransome's famed 'Swallows and Amazons' series. A truly exceptional copy of Ransome's famed children's adventure novel. It is exceptionally scarce to have this work… Read more
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Swallows and Amazons, Swallowdale, Peter Duck , Winter Holiday , Coot Club, Pigeon Post, We Didn't mean to go to Sea, Secret Water, The Big Six, Missee Lee, The Picts and the Martyrs and Great Northern?

by Ransome, Arthur

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second hand - Good
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Naas, Ireland
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London, United Kingdom, 1941 -: Jonathan Cape, 1956. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. First UK Edition's. Later Printing's except for Missee Lee which is a first printing. A full run of the twelve books in the series. Swallows and Amazons (23rd 1946), Swallowdale (Rep. 1942), Peter Duck (12th 1947), Winter Holiday (6th 1942) , Coot Club (12th 1945) Pigeon Post (19th 1946), We Didn't mean to go to Sea ( 6th 1941), Secret Water (8th 1942), The Big Six ( 3rd 1942), Missee Lee (Ist Print 1941), The Picts and the Martyrs (4th 1945) and Great Northern? (5th 1948) All are good to very good, clean pages no writing some have a owners name else clean in original wrappers with wear, rubbing and some loss but all are complete, Coot Club and The Picts... have been price clipped all others priced. Uncommon as a full set.. A heavy set which will qualify for extra postage..
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Swallowdale

by RANSOME, ARTHUR

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second hand - First American Edition. A fine copy in a dust jacket with very slight spine browning and some tiny nicks. An excellent example.
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Newton, Massachusetts
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Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1932. First American Edition. A fine copy in a dust jacket with very slight spine browning and some tiny nicks. An excellent example.
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Swallowdale
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Swallowdale

by Arthur Ransome

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  • near fine
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second hand - Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Hardcover
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San Mateo, California
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Lippincott, 1932. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. This is the second book in the childrens adventure series Swallows and Amazons. Description: 8vo. 393 pages. Stated sixth impression. Red cloth boards with yellow pictorial front cover and yellow title on spine. Orange and black pictorial map pastedown. Condition: Corners and top/bottom of spine are bumped and lightly worn. Dust jacket is price-clipped, and has small chips and tears around edges, one 1 closed tear at top center of front cover. Now protected in mylar.
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Swallowdale.

Swallowdale.

by Ransome, Arthur

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  • hardcover
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second hand - Good+ in Good dust jacket; Protected dust jacket lacks 3/4 of bottom half inch and a small corner at top of spine, there is a J
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Hardcover
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Westmoreland, New Hampshire
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NY: Junior Literary Guild. Good+ in Good dust jacket; Protected dust jacket lacks 3/4 of bottom . half inch and a small corner at top of spine, there is a Junior Literary . Guild bookplate on the top half of the reverse of title page, clean . attractive copy.. 1932. Hardcover. 8vo; Pictorial cloth, green on black, dust jacket map repeated on end-papers, 393p. , illustrated by Helene Carter. **Appears to be very similar to the 1st American edition but does not have mention of Lippincott. .
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Swallowdale

by Ransome, Arthur and Helene Carter(Illustrator)

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  • very good
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second hand - Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/Fifth Printing
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Hardcover
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Albany, California
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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1932. First US Edition/Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. The second book on the author's beloved series Swallows and Amazons. In brick red cloth with yellow illustration to type on spine and illustration on front board. Top page ends tinted yellow. Top corners dinged with tiny spots of rubbing through cloth at two corners. Book slightly bowed, but nice and bright with clean interior and solid binding. Scarce jacket is unclipped($2.50) with chipping/short tears at corners and spine ends. and edgwear/nicks to ends of panels and flap creases. A couple punctures from rubbing along front spine crease.
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Swallowdale

Swallowdale

by Ransome, Arthur

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  • hardcover
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second hand - VERY GOOD ++
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover
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Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1932 First Edition, Fourth Impression. 393pp, bound in original illustrated red cloth, with binding and hinges tight, penned name on front free endpaper, light foxing on preliminary pages and foredge. Dust jacket bears the price of $1.00 [not price clipped], with a small edge piece missing from back of dj, light foxing, and is in a protective mylar cover.
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Swallowdale

by Ransome, Arthur

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second hand - Good+, NO dj
Edition
1st US
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Hardcover
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Fitzwilliam , New Hampshire
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Phila: Lippincott. Good+, NO dj. 1932. 1st US. hardcover. 12mo . 393pp . 'To from April 1932' on half title, spine QUITE cocked. Front flap of DJ laid in. No printings listed on verso. .
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Swallowdale (Swallows and Amazons series)
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Swallowdale (Swallows and Amazons series)

by Ransome, Arthur

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second hand - VG++/VG
Edition
First Edition Thus, Late Rep.
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9780140303391
ISBN 10
0140303391
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Salisbury, Wiltshire
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SOFTBACK SHIPPED FROM THE UK.* Edition: 1st. Thus.* Impression: 15th.* Date of Publication: 1988* Publisher: Puffin/Penguin.* Binding and cover condition: Soft card illustrated covers. No bumps, minimal rubs to top and bottom edges. No creases to spine or hinge. Small tear at base of spine, repaired, VG* Contents condition: PRIVATE COPY NOT EX-LIBRARY. Clean, crisp, tight & bright. No Annotations or Inscriptions, no visible faults. minimal colouration to page edges. Seems un-read. VG++* Illustrations: B/w line drawings & vignettes by the author throughout.* Pages: 441 pp. text. iv pp. Advertisements at rear.* Product Description:- In this, the second instalment of Ransome's twelve-book Swallows and Amazons series. The Swallows return to the lake for another summer camping on their island alongside their allies, the Amazon pirates. But the Swallows find themselves marooned ashore by the shipwreck of their boat. If they can't have the island, there's always Swallowdale, a secret valley, hidden from the… Read more
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Swallowdale

by Ransome, Arthur

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second hand - Very Good
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Hardcover
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Penzance, United Kingdom
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1940. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8th book in the exciting Swallows and Amazons series. 1940 Reprimn of the 1931 first edition. Endpapers illustrated with Coloured Chart. Full page and In-Text illustrations. Green cloth cover with Gilt Lettering on spine. 453 pages, 690g, 8" Tall. Gift inscription on half-title page, dated 1941. No other inscriptions.
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Swallowdale

Swallowdale

by Ransome, Arthur

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  • good
  • hardcover
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second hand - Good
Edition
First UK Edition/26th Printing
Binding
Hardcover
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Albany, California
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1960. First UK Edition/26th Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. In green boards with gilt to spine. Tanning and foxing to page ends, free endpapers and some page ends. Jacket clipped at bottomof front flap, but 15 s. net present. Some staining to spine and rear panel. Some short tears and chips mainly to spine ends.
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Swallowdale

by Ransome, Arthur

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  • hardcover
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second hand - Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First US Edition
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Hardcover
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Cooperstown, New York
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1932. First US Edition. Hardcover. Owner presentation on verso of endpaper. .
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Swallowdale

by Ransome, Arthur

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  • hardcover
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Condition
second hand - Near Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 16th Printing
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Hardcover
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Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1944. 1st Edition 16th Printing. Hardcover. Near Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition sexteenth impression Original format hardback green cloth gilt 454 pp Illustrated + coloured end paper maps. Very Good + condition . No inscriptions. A newspaper article from 1964 by Geoffrey Moorhouse about the Swallows and Amazons series has been affixed to the first blank page. Nice copy.
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Swallowdale

Swallowdale

by Arthur Ransome

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  • good
  • paperback
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second hand - Good
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Paperback
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Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex
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Penguin Books, 1968. Paperback. Good. 1968. First Edition Thus. 440 pages. Pictorial paper cover. Black and white illustrations throughout. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Paper cover has mild edge wear with light rubbing and creasing. Some light marking and sunning.
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Swallowdale (Copy 2).
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Swallowdale (Copy 2).

by Ransome, Arthur

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  • First
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second hand - VG++/VG++/ND
Edition
First Edition Thus, 10th. Imp.
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9780099963004
ISBN 10
0099963000
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Salisbury, Wiltshire
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SOFTBACK SHIPPED FROM THE UK.* Edition: 1st. Thus.* Impression: 10th.* Date of Publication: 1993* Publisher: Red Fox.* Binding and cover condition: Soft card illustrated covers (different to that shown). No bumps, minor rubs to top and bottom edges & front corners. No creases to spine or hinge. Very slight dish. VG++* Contents condition: PRIVATE COPY NOT EX-LIBRARY. Clean, crisp, tight & bright. No Annotations or inscriptions, no visible text block faults. Seems un-read. VG++* Illustrations: B/w line drawings & vignettes by the author throughout.* Pages: 512 pp. text. iv pp. No appendices at rear.* Product Description:- In this, the second instalment of Ransome's twelve-book Swallows and Amazons series. The Swallows return to the lake for another summer camping on their island alongside their allies, the Amazon pirates. But the Swallows find themselves marooned ashore by the shipwreck of their boat. If they can't have the island, there's always Swallowdale, a secret valley, hidden from the world.*… Read more
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