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WATERSHIP DOWN
Written by Richard Adams. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 1817602
Published by Penguin Books; Kestrel Books. 1979. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Illustrated Edition. Brown cloth spine with black title and vignette and 4 gilt lines, cream paper boards. Full page colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. Fold-out map to rear. 550 pages. ISBN: 072265197X. Pictorial dustwrapper has 1" loss to top of spine affecting 'HARD' of 'Richard Adams'. Contained in matching publisher's slipcase in almost fine condition.
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FURTHER TALES OF MR PENGACHOOSA
Written by Caroline Rush. Illustrated by Peter Rush; Caroline Rush.
Stock no. 1817581
Published by Rupert Hart-Davis. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The redoubtable Mr Pengachoosa finds himself in fanciful situations quite unsuited to hamsters in general, but than, of course, he isn't a 'general' sort of hamster at all... Each story is founded in the real world of a girl and her pet hamster and each returns to it after considerable flights of fancy... Pink boards, gilt title to spine and vignette of hamster to front board. B/w illustrations. A little loss to margin of gutter edge of front endpaper. Small name in ink to front pastedown hidden by the front flap of dustwrapper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and yellowing tape to verso at edges.
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ANNIE AND THE WILD ANIMALS
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130740
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette of a cat to front cover. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0395378001.
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THE LION & THE MOUSE
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.
Stock no. 2130706
Published by Walker Books. 1st thus 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Fable by Aesop. Large oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781406327595. 'Caldecott Medal' sticker to front cover. Old price label to rear cover. Contents are excellent!
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JAN BRETT'S SNOWY TREASURY
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130705
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1st USA 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Contains four picture book bestsellers by Brett. Includes Gingerbread Baby; The Mitten; The Hat; The Three Snow Bears. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780399254017.
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HONEY.. HONEY...LION!
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130704
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. Circa 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A Story From Africa. American edition. ISBN: 0399244638. 2nd printing. Some light browning at edges of wrapper.
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THE JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 2130696
Published by Templar Publishing. Circa 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Kipling's animal favourites are brought to life in stunning illustrations by award-winning artist Ingpen. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 191 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781840117189. 2nd printing. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Contents are fine. Wrapper is a little edge-creased at top and tail of spine.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 2130694
Published by Templar Publishing. Circa 2007. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Centenary Edition, complete and unabridged. Turquoise boards, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers and delightful colour illustrations throughout. 224 pages. ISBN: 9781840113525. 5th printing. Wrapper has remains of old sticky price label to rear panel.
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NICHOLAS THOMAS GETS INTO TROUBLE BOOK 1
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 2130681
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Comprises: Nicholas Thomas in the Toffee Shop, Nicholas Thomas Goes to a Wax Works Show, and The Chief who was Too Noisy. Splits to sides of spine, with fade/damp mark to base. Bumping to corners. Pen scribble to front cover. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Foxing and grubby marks, although contents are generally still very good. Wrapper is torn with loss, creased and faded.
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NICHOLAS THOMAS GETS INTO TROUBLE BOOK 1
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 2130672
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Comprises: Nicholas Thomas in the Toffee Shop, Nicholas Thomas Goes to a Wax Works Show, and The Chief who was Too Noisy. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges; some chipping. Foxing throughout. Inscription in red ink to title page. Wrapper is very creased with tears and chips; grubby marks and loss.
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BERTIE'S ESCAPADE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130659
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Text reprinted from the First Whisper of the Wind in the Willows. Bertie is a bold black pig who, roused by Marlow Church bells practising for Christmas, set out with the rabbits to sing carols. Small format. Pink pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 42 pages. Bumping to spine. Grubby marks to covers. Page edge browning.
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THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGY-WINKLE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130658
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Beige boards with red lettering and colour onlay to front. 59 pages. Colour illustrations. Spine is faded. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and small tears; browned to spine.
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