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THE BIG RUPERT STORY BOOK
Written by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 447761
Published by Purnell. Circa 1950. Good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert in flying basket with a witch. Red cloth spine. 3 stories. 1st is Rupert and the Greedy Princess. Two-tone pictures throughout. 10x8". Spine is faded and marked. Cover edges are very worn with bumping. Scuff marks to covers. Top few inches of front joint are cracked. Inscription - mostly crossed out in ink in belongs to box. Foxing and browning throughout.

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RUPERT AND EDWARD AND THE CIRCUS
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 383253
Published by Sampson Low. Circa 1949. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. A Rupert Cut Out Story Book. B/w story panel plus colour figures to cut out. Slight rubbing to cover edges and some very slight scuffing to covers. Staples are rusty. Contents unused. A super copy of an exceptionally scarce Rupert book.

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RUPERT AND THE PRINCESS
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 817102
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1927. Slightly better than very good condition.

Third title of six in the Rupert Little Bear series. Light brown decorative front board with large colour pictorial onlay. Brown cloth spine with black title. Plain endpapers. Rear board plain. Pages printed in red, blue or brown with one illustration to each page. Front cover edges slightly darkened and rubbed. Corners very slightly worn. Slight discolouration to rear board. Small faded spot at base of spine. Lengthy inscription in ink by original owner, dated April 12th 1928, describing a motor journey from Felixstowe to London where this book was purchased. Contents beautifully bright and clean. A lovely copy of this rare early Rupert book. REDUCED FROM £1000!

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RUPERT AND THE OLD MISER
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 817039
Published by Sampson Low. Circa 1927. Good condition.

Blue decorative paper-covered boards with pictorial onlay showing Rupert climbing into a copper. Blue cloth spine. Two-tone illustrations throughout. This is the 3rd in the series of 6. Rear cover has first three books listed. Rear cover is dampstained. 1 corner of front cover is dampstained. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. A few minor closed tears to page margins (neatly repaired). A couple of grubby marks to page margins. Some light water-colour to first illustration.

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RUPERT THE KNIGHT AND THE LADY
Written by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 817035
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Good condition.

The second (and last) in the Rupert's Famous Yellow Library series. Yellow and black Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations throughout. 24 pages Covers have been taped (at once were detached from contents). Page 7 has large closed tear. Surface damage to bottom of rear cover.

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RUPERT, THE MANIKIN AND THE BLACK KNIGHT - RUPERT LITTLE BEAR LIBRARY No. 18 (WOOLWORTH)
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 816921
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Nearly fine condition.

Yellow glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 62 pages. ISBN: 0361029608. Covers clean and bright. Small blue ink mark to title page else contents clean. A very nice copy.

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THE NEW RUPERT COLOUR ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 815177
Published by L.T.A. Robinson Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine, pictorial boards featuring Rupert and Prince on a pony (Dapple) with Rupert's father with the king in the background. 2 stories: Rupert and the Wonderful Boots plus Rupert and Dapple. Coloured pictures throughout. Printed L.T.A. Robinson. Corners worn with loss of surface paper, exposing board beneath. A few marks to contents and light fingering. Illustrations nice and bright.

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RUPERT, THE MANIKIN AND THE BLACK KNIGHT - RUPERT LITTLE BEAR LIBRARY No. 18 (WOOLWORTH)
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 808070
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Yellow glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 62 pages. ISBN: 0361029608. Spine and corners are a little bumped. Small amount of glaze to top of spine has chipped away. Some browning to pages. Couple of corner tips of pages are a little creased and a couple are torn off.

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RUPERT STORIES
Written by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 596853
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co.. Good condition.

Front cover shows Rupert at a lemonade stall. Cloth spine, illustrated boards. 2-tone illustrations throughout. First story Rupert and the Magic Toy Man. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Chipping and wear all way along cover edges. Some scuff marks to covers. Name and address in ink in belongs to box. Foxing and some grubby marks to a few pages internally. Pages are numbered in ink.

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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 738999
Published by L.T.A Robinson. 1950. Almost very good condition.

Title page is "The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book". Laminated boards. Front cover shows Rupert climbing down a castle wall by means of a rope. Coloured and red/white pictures throughout. First story is Rupert and his Pet Monkey. 10.5 x 8.5". Unpaginated. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn with small split at top of spine. Previous owner's inscription in ink to front pastedown. Child's name and adddress in pencil in belongs to box. Some light fingering else contents generally clean.

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THE LITTLE BEAR AND THE FAIRY CHILD
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 589038
Published by Nelson. 1922. Good condition.

Reprinted from the 'Daily Express'. Only 1" of backstrip is present - rest is missing. Corners are bumped and worn. Rear cover has a crease down it. Browning to endpapers. Internally a few light margin marks - but contents are very good.

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THE LITTLE BEAR AND THE OGRES
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 737272
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1922. Almost very good condition.

Square format. Cream boards with illustration to front. 83 pages. Brown and black illustrations with verses below. Spine and corners worn with minimal loss to top and tail of spine and slight chipping of surface paper to rear edge of spine. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Light vertical creases to front cover. Covers are a bit grubby. Neat inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers very lightly browned. A few light foxspots to contents and a few pages have a very light vertical crease to centre. Overall a nice copy of a very scarce Rupert Bear book.

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