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ANIMAL STORY

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GREY RABBIT FINDS A SHOE
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1316775
Published by Collins. 4th 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red pictorial boards. Red and white pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. 63 pages. 7 x 5.5". ISBN: 0001941224. Some slight rubbing to cover edges. Dustwrapper is slightly worn and faded at edges and has a child's name in red biro to front flap.
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FABULA PETRO CUNICULO
Written by Beatrix Potter; E. Perotis Walkeri. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316771
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1962. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Buff boards, dark red titles, pictorial onlay to front cover. 59 pages. Colour illustrations. Text in Latin, but story of Peter Rabbit. Minimal bumping to spine and corners, a couple of tiny spots to lower cover edges. White dustwrapper is grubby and slightly edge worn and has had american price removed from top of front flap.
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FABULA DE JEMIMA ANATE-AQUATICA
Written by Beatrix Potter; Jonathan Musgrave. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316770
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1964. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck, text in Latin. Translated by Musgrave. Pale grey boards with rectangular onlay and red titles to front cover. Colour illustrations. 58 pages. Minimal fading to top and tail of spine else a fine copy. White dustwrapper is just a little grubby and has had american price removed from top of front flap.
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HISTOIRE DE PIERRE LAPIN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316769
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Text in French. Cream boards with brown titles, pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations. 59 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front endpaper. Hinges slightly pulled but binding still very tight. White dustwrapper is a bit grubby and slightly nicked to spine and corners.
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UNCLE AND HIS DETECTIVE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1407077
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Uncle (the elephant) is trunkdeep in trouble again! Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 172 pages. Ex-library with stamp to title page. Spine bumped. Small bumps to middle to front and rear boards. A few pale foxspots. Top of text block is a little dusty. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and browned. Small mark on spine where label has been removed. Light damp marks to top and bottom of spine - more visible on verso. A few scratch marks to panels.
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THE HEDGEHOG FEAST
Written by Rowena Stott. Illustrated by Edith Holden.
Stock no. 1507571
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Based on Edith Holden's exquisite water-colour illustrations, Rowena Stott has added the words to the paintings to make up a delightful story about the hedgehog family. Brown glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0718116933. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. All pages slightly rippled. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a faded spine. Small yellow label to front flap.
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MOWGLI'S BROTHERS
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Christopher Wormell.
Stock no. 1507557
Published by Collins. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The first story of the Jungle Books illustrated with evocative woodcuts. Large format. Blue cloth, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0001938398. Spine bumped. Faint mottling to covers, light fading to top edges, small white spots to bottom edges of covers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few chips and tears, spine browned, folds foxed. Panels grubby with two patches of label residue to front panel. Blue stain from cover at bottom of front panel, more visible on verso.
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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S CHRISTMAS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1507556
Published by Collins. circa 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0001942891. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents very good.
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MISS BIANCA IN THE ORIENT
Written by Margery Sharp. Illustrated by Erik Blegvad.
Stock no. 1407027
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1970. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Miss Bianca, President of the Mouse Prisoners' Aid Society, her latest adventure takes her to regions of elephants and peacocks, Ranees and rubies. Peach boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 043496302X. Ex-library with number to printer's information page. A little bumping to top of spine. Small marks to bottom of spine and front board. Wrinkling to prelims. Light mark to title page. Foxing mainly to page edges plus a few margin marks. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with a small corner cut from the front flap. Spine is faded. Browning to verso.
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HOW LITTLE GREY RABBIT GOT BACK HER TAIL
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1507538
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1934. Very good condition.

Grey boards, pictorial onlay to front. Green and white illustrated endpapers. Colour illustrations. 109 pages. The second in the Little Grey Rabbit series. Spine and corners a little bumped and worn. Spine lightly browned, a little surface paper damage to top. A few small marks to covers. Top inch of front joint cracked. Light browning to rear endpapers. Tear to edge of half-title page. Text pages very good.
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THE RUNAWAY KITTEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1406988
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition.

An Enid Blyton Picture Book. Dark pink pictorial boards. Colour and b/w pictures. 8.5 x 5.5". 31 pages. Spine bumped and worn with small piece of backstrip missing. Corners bumped and worn. Name and date to top of front pastedown.Some pages are lightly browned. Some fingering.
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MASTER MOUSE THE MADCAP
Written by Jacqueline Clayton. Illustrated by Margaret Clayton.
Stock no. 1507494
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. circa 1913. Very good condition.

Blue cloth covers, gilt titles, pale green decoration and large pictorial onlay. 8 stories. Colour plates. 96 pages. Spine bumped, wear to spine and corners. Spine slightly darkened. Covers a little grubby with scratch to rear cover. Browning to endpapers and bookseller's label to front endpaper. Foxing, mainly to text block. Just a few marks to contents.
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