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OLD MANOR HOUSES
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127831
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

12 tissue-guarded colour plates plus tinted illustrations. Colour pictorial endpapers. Grey cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine. Some browning to spine. Page edge browning; a few foxspots.

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THE TWINS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127770
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1910. Good condition.

Large format. 24 gorgeous colour plates. The story of Snip and Snap, two spaniel puppies. Grey paperboards with colour onlay to front. Pictorial endpapers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of splits to spine, which is also grubby, with a little fraying to top and tail. Some scuffs and surface paper damage to onlay to front cover. Damp marks to edges of rear covers, but only goes through a little to rear endpapers. Damp marks also to corners of front cover. Page browning, with the odd foxspot. Hinges are pulled in places, so that binding is starting to weaken, a few magic tape repairs. Illustrations are still wonderful!!

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THE MONGREL PUPPY BOOK
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127769
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1912. Slightly better than good condition.

Green cloth spine, buff paper boards, black title and illustration of mongrel puppies behind bars to front. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Life and adventures of a mongrel pup! Spine has completely faded to brown and has splits and chips, with some loss and fraying to cloth. Chipping along cover edges. Bumping to corners. A little bowing to front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning; odd foxspot. Contents are still generally very good.

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BUNNYBOROUGH
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127707
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Reissue of 1919 edition. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations of Bunny Rabbits. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with a few pieces of loss; other tears are repaired to verso with sticky tape.

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RATCATCHER TO SCARLET
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2126366
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth with red titles and fox head vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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MRS. TICKLER'S CARAVAN A STORY FOR CHILDREN
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124912
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

Mr. Tickler led a hard life - he was never allowed inside Mrs. Tickler's beautiful caravan because he snored all night and sneezed all day! Then he bought a Magic Handkerchief at the fair... Delightful pastel colour illustrations. Pictorial boards and endpapers. Blue cloth spine. 91 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning and foxing to spine. Indentation marks to rear cover. Corners are heavily worn, with some chipping. Scuffing to front cover. Foxing throughout. A little red pencil colour to page 49 and transferred across to page 48.

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ROUGH AND TUMBLE
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124752
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Rough and Tumble are two little dogs who get into all sorts of mischief. 24 delightful full colour plates in typical Aldin style. Grey boards, green cloth spine, pictorial onlay to front cover. 11.5 x 10". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading/browning to cover edges and spine. A few scuff marks to rear cover. Foxing throughout, mostly to text pages. Couple of colour plates have corner/edge next to spine creases.

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PUPPY-DOGS FROLICS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1317201
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

This is a new edition of "Gyp's Hour of Bliss" originally published in 1919. Large large format (13.5 x 10"). Beige cloth spine. Cream boards with red title to front and illustration of puppy dogs. 16 colour pictures with decorative borders and small piece of text below. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Covers are slightly grubby/marked. Hinges cracked causing some pages to be a little loose. Slight loss to lower inner corner of one page. Creases to inner margins of a couple of pages. A scarce book.

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TIME I WAS DEAD
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124064
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Pages From My Autobiography. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, colour plates and b/w illustrations. Mostly about fox hunting. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some dark 'splash' marks to covers. Foxing to pages internally.

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DOGS OF CHARACTER
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124051
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

How to care for your dog. Illustrated with delightful sketches of all sorts of dogs on cream background. Brown cloth, gilt titles and pictorial onlay to front. vii & 116 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small nicks along two edges of front cover. Some foxing to pages.

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JUST AMONG FRIENDS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814808
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Large format, beige cloth, black titles. Beautiful colour illustrations of dogs on brown art paper. Pages from Aldin's sketch books. Boards grubby, spine browned and has a small hole in cloth to front edge. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. A few top corner creases. Plates are fine.

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DOGS OF CHARACTER
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814758
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1928. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Full of the finest portraits by pen and pencil of dogs of the most doggy character. Large format. Red cloth, black titles. Numerous charming b/w sketches on cream backgrounds. 116 pages Name in ink to front endpaper. Some hinges pulled, binding is tight. Scarce pictorial dustwrapper is edge-chipped.

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