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Written by Dick King-Smith. Illustrated by Mary Rayner.
Stock no. 1325616
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Charming story of a pig which thinks it's a sheepdog. B/w text illustrations. Winner of the Guardian Childrens's Fiction award 1984 and made into the film "Babe". Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0575033754. Third impression of the first edition. Spine very slightly bumped with a little fading to top of spine. Some foxing to textblock else contents clean. Dustwrapper is very slightly faded to spine.
Fairy tales, legends and nursery rhymes rewritten in King-Smith's mischievous style. A riotous collection uproariously illustrated in colour throughout. Dark green cloth. Gilt title to spine. 64pp. 11 x 8". Large format. Browning/foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing.
Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Young Tod Golightly is off to find fame and fortune as a highwayman... ISBN: 0575044853. Front cover is very slightly bowed. Page edge browning.
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Mary's little brother Billy seems perfectly normal, until one moonlit evening Mary finds him floating above his bed... Pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0385600992. Small knocks to top and tail of spine. Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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Flora, a young mouse of above-average intelligence, makes use of her classroom home by joining in the lessons. But she is left alone to continue her education when her family flee across country. Green board with gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations throughout. 142 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". ISBN: 0670850616. A few marks to covers. Name in pencil by child to front endpaper. Some marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and faded to spine.
Contains: The Invisible Dog; Clever Duck; The Swoose. Orange glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0670893579. SIGNED by author. Page edges browned. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations and photographs. Includes Jokes, Fab Facts, Quizzes and Games, Did you know?, Stories, Pictures and more..... ISBN: 0575051647. SPine is faded. Some bumping to corners.
Ace is a young pig that befriends the farmer so that he can't bear to send him to market wtih the other piglets. 'Who ever heard of a pig that can understand the Queen's English! Can you imagine such a thing, Ace...?' Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0575047259.
The animals of Godhanger Wood live in fear of the cruel gamekeeper; dreading his death-dealing daily round; terrified that they'll be next on the bloody gibbet... Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0385407785. Spine slightly bumped. Contents mint. Pictorial wrapper slightly creased at edges.
The animals of Godhanger Wood live in fear of the cruel gamekeeper; dreading his death-dealing daily round; terrified that they'll be next on the bloody gibbet... Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0385407785. Some edge-creasing to pictorial wrapper.
Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. A.P.E. Spring-Russell Esquire (known as Ape) has a huge stately home and no-one to share it with...so he begins with just a few hens..but he has plenty of room for more! ISBN: 0385408196. SIGNED by author, with inscription on title page. Top and tail of spine very slightly bumped.
Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Abigail's family think she's mad to try teaching a hen to talk!... ISBN: 0670836877. Spine slightly bumped. A tiny mark to front cover. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is rubbed at corners.