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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 34 - AUTUMN ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1609216
Published by Daily Express. Almost very good condition.

Rupert Autumn Adventures. 2 stories in full colour. Front cover shows Rupert sitting in a tree, clutching a silver lamp in one hand and shaking hands with a monkey. 1st story is Rupert and the Wonderful Lamp, 2nd story is Rupert and the Weather People. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Page corners creased. Some foxing. Colouring Picture partially completed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 36 - SPRING ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1609215
Published by Daily Express. Good condition.

Rupert Spring Adventures. 2 stories: Rupert and the Toy's Hospital plus Rupert and the Big Nest. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Lower 2-3cm of spine split. Area of damage to Tidying-Up Maze puzzle (inside front cover) where piece of paper was stuck to page. Foxing.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 37 - SUMMER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1609214
Published by Daily Express. 1958. Good condition.

Rupert Summer Adventures. Front cover shows Rupert at a field gate pointing to a white horse on the seashore. Two stories: Rupert and the White Horse and Rupert and the Water-Mill. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Corners creased. Foxed. Piece of paper stuck to the Skittles Puzzle (inside front cover). Staples rusted.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 47
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1609213
Published by Daily Express. Good condition.

Rupert and the House of Rhymes plus Rupert and the Rain Magnet. Front cover shows Rupert chasing a wheel and being followed by 2 monkeys. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Cover and page corners creased. Dot-to-Dot puzzle completed in pen. Piece of paper stuck to inside rear cover, which is foxed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1938 (FACSIMILE) - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507213
Published by Daily Express. 1989. Almost very good condition.

Reproduction of the third Rupert annual. Pictorial paper-covered boards showing Rupert waving from a tree. Red cloth spine. Red, black and white pictures throughout. 125 pages. ISBN: 0850791979. Wear to cover edges and a little to front cover. Contents very good just a couple of fingermarks to contents page. Copy no. 04627.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1958
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507199
Published by Daily Express. 1958. Almost very good condition.

This is the first Rupert annual to be dated on the inside title page. Colour illustrated boards showing Rupert leap-frogging over Bill Badger. First story 'Rupert and the Water-Lily'. 107 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Light browning near top of spine. A couple of tiny bumps to cover edges. Price-cut. Name to front endpaper, inscription and a couple of pencil marks to title page, belongs to box completed. Coloured pencil crosses/scribble between top pictures on pages 5 and 7. Colouring page partially completed, very neatly.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1961
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507196
Published by Daily Express. 1961. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial laminated boards showing Rupert on a swing. 1st story Rupert and the Hearth-Rug. Includes puzzle page and Magic Painting pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine lightly browned. Covers very slightly grubby. Pencil inscription and name in ink twice to front endpaper, belongs to box completed in pen and inscription in pen to title of first story page. Price-cut. Light browning to endpapers. Text pages very good. Magic paintings - introductory page has one holly leaf completed, double page spread is untouched, other 5 have been partially completed with some colour transfer.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1959
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507194
Published by Daily Express. 1959. Slightly better than good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards. Front cover has head and shoulders of Rupert with sea in the background. First story is Rupert and the Copper Bird. A little bumping to spine. A couple of light marks to covers. Name and date in pen to front endpaper. Small red mark to outside edge of text block. Price-cut. Inscription to title page and belongs to box completed neatly, both in pen. Rupert's colouring contest has been partially completed, neatly, x next to girl in details section. Butterfly puzzle coloured in. Text pages very good.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1963
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507193
Published by Daily Express. 1963. Almost very good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards showing Rupert sitting on a rock having just caught a Merchild in his fishing net. 1st story Rupert and the Birthday Present. 115 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Price-cut. Belongs to box completed with inscription, title page also has inscription, both in pen. Vertical crease to rear endpaper. Text pages very good. Magic paintings completed neatly.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1960
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507192
Published by Daily Express. 1960. Very good condition.

Glazed boards. Front cover shows Rupert with lantern, pulling a large sledge of holly. Magic painting pages. 115 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Light bump near middle of spine and a couple of light bumps to cover edges. Inscription in pen to title page. Not price-cut, Belongs to Box clean. Contents very good. Two magic paintings have been neatly completed, three others have just a small area completed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1944 - RUPERT IN MORE ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1813976
Published by Daily Express. 1944. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps showing Rupert with chums, waving from a tree. First story Rupert and Rollo. 119 pages. 9.5 x 7 inches. Base of backstrip split to rear for almost 2", no loss. Covers lightly rubbed at corners. Rear joint is split so the rear cover is detached from spine. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Contents are clean. Slight musty odour present. If not for the rear joint and base of spine, this would be an almost fine copy.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1956 - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1813764
Published by Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. 1956. Slightly better than good condition.

Colour laminated boards - Rupert flying through the air on a sledge. 107 pages. Painting page, cinema show and puzzle pages. A Daily Express annual. Not published in facsimile form as some of the content was considered politically incorrect. Backstrip worn with loss. Front joint split due to damage to backstrip. Slight loss to base of front endpaper. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Painting contest clean. Cinema strip unused. Grubby marks to contents.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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