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TABLE, LAY YOURSELF!
No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 1315875
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1960. Good condition.

Oblong format. White cloth spine with red dots, pictorial cardwraps with moveable tab to front cover. 8 pop-up scenes with moveable tabs. Red biro scribble marks and blue biro child's name to front cover. Covers slightly browned. Old tape(?) mark to edge of front cover. Pop-ups appear to be in good working order.
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NODDY'S ARK OF BOOKS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1505690
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co.. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.

Five small format paperwrap books contained in shaped pictorial slipcase with opening door at front. Story books are: Noddy and the flying elephant; Big-ears loses some jewels; Noddy and the 3 bears; Noddy's car rides in the air; Noddy and the big balloon. B/w illustrations. Noddy and the Flying Elephant has neat colouring to the first illustration and a light corner crease to the front cover. Big-ears loses some Jewels has two creases and a small nick to the rear cover. All books have light foxing to covers and light browning to pages. Contained in original ark case which is slightly edge worn with a couple of tiny tears and fox spots. Slightly faded to front.
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NODDY'S SHOP OF BOOKS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1505655
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1958. Poor condition.

Five little card wrap books contained in box shaped to look like a sweetshop with opening door at front. All 5 books are present but one is missing its covers and one is missing its rear cover. Three have tape repairs to covers. Tinny's hat has been coloured in every book ans there is some foxing but contents of books are generally good. Sweetshop box is battered and worn with loss from top edge, doors still present. A bit grubby and foxed. Sold W.A.F.
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THE MARY FRANCES HOUSEKEEPER
Written by Jane Eayre Fryer. Illustrated by Julia Greene; Albert C. Mowitz.
Stock no. 1505538
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

The story of Mary Frances and the Doll People for whom she builds a house to live in complete with furniture. Colour and b/w plates of dolls, clothing and furniture. Numerous b/w illustrations. Designed for the colour pictures to be cut out and the b/w pictures to be used for tracing and creating other dolly items. Blue cloth, large pictorial onlay to front cover. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few small marks to covers and onlay. Gilt on spine dulled. Large white label stuck to front pastedown covering another label underneath. 1623 in ink to front endpaper. Some hinges cracked. A few grubby fingermarks to contents. Some contents (furniture pages) are missing, one is detached.
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REVOLVING PICTURES
Written by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 1404960
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

A reproduction from an Antique Book by Ernest Nister. Original published in 1892. Pictures changed by moving the tab. Glazed boards. ISBN: 0001956477. Spine a little bumped. Creasing to the laminate on the rear board. Slight bumping to edge of front cover. All revolving pictures in very good working order.
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BOOKANO ZOO NO. 1
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1505389
Published by Strand Publications. Slightly better than good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards and spine. 6 animal pop-ups. Animals in Fact, Fancy and Fun. Spine very worn to edges with some loss of surface paper. Also wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby. Rear joint is badly cracked, webbing showing, front joint just starting to crack, a few hinges cracked. Name in pen to title page. Just an odd mark to contents. All pop-ups work well but last one has been neatly repaired with clear tape.
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WHAT THE CHILDREN LIKE
Written by F.E. Weatherly; Ernest Nister; et al. Illustrated by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 1404845
Published by Ernest Nister. circa 1897. Slightly better than good condition.

A pop-up book with introduction by Weatherly. 5 pop-up scenes plus numerous b/w illustrations. Green cloth spine, pictorial front board shows children dancing around a Christmas tree. Decorative endpapers. Nister no. 853. Spine bumped and worn. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges are scuffed. Boards are scratched and a bit grubby. Front joint cracked. Endpapers and page edges browned. Staples rusty. One page, which has ragged edges, is detached. 4" tear to last page of text plus other smaller tears to page edges and margins. Light colouring to several illustrations. Some fingering to contents. Horse's tail slightly creased in second pop-up, and couple of small patches of surface paper damage in deer pop-up. Other pop-ups nice and bright.
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NODDY AND HIS FRIENDS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1505121
Published by Purnell & Sons, Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Pop-up Picture Book. 3 pop-ups. Oblong format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 36103413X. Reprint. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners with nick to spine. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Faint erased pencil writing to top corner of front pastedown. Some creasing to pop-ups but all work correctly. Small tear to second pop-up. Fingering to page edges and a few foxspots but generally clean.
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NODDY'S ABC POP-UP
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1505119
Published by Purnell. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. 3 pop-up scenes. ISBN: 0361000375. Bumping to a couple of corners. Spots of wear to spine and corners. Small patch of scribble to top corner of front pastedown. Last page has browning to top corner. A few fox spots to page edges. Pages otherwise clean and all pop-ups in very good condition.
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THE THREE BEARS
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly B. Thomson.
Stock no. 1315086
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

A shaped 'Peep-Through' book with windows which allow you to peep through to the following pages. Charming! Colour illustrations throughout. Pictorial cardwraps. Slight creasing to shaped page edges and some slight foxing else contents clean.
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NODDY POP-UP BOOK NODDY GOES TO THE FAIR
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1404599
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.; C.A. Publications, Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition.

Noddy Goes To The Fair. Spiral-bound red glazed pictorial boards. Blue patterned pastedowns. Colour illustrations. 5 pop-up scenes. Spine bumped. Some foxing to endpapers. Small crease to part of second pop-up otherwise pop-ups are in very good condition. Contents clean.
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KELLOGG'S FUNNY JUNGLELAND MOVING PICTURES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1504887
Published by W.K. Kellogg. 1909. Slightly better than good condition.

Card wraps. Pictures of jungle animals in strips which can be moved around to form peculiar creatures! A few lines of rhyme to each page. Covers creased and worn, small closed tear to top edge of front cover. Scribble to elephant's head on front cover, surface paper damage to centre of rear cover. Light marking to a couple of pages from light dampstain. Some creasing and wear. Staples rusty. All strips present. Some illustrations slightly off line.
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