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Written by Michael Bond. Illustrated by Beryl Sanders.
Stock no. 1814771
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The second book about Thursday the orphan mouse. Pale green boards, blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. 128 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0245593403. Possibly a proof copy as there are three pages with ink corrections to spelling, these three pages are listed on the front flap of dustwrapper. Light browning to horizontal edges of boards. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed & worn, and tape mark to tail of spine and gutter edges.

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Stock no. 1316881
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

LIN 15. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations to text throughout. Nimbo is a fawn. A few light foxspots and a light stain to top corner tips of pages.

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Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 1208873
Published by Templar Publishing. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Centenary Edition. Turquoise boards, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers and delightful colour illustrations throughout. 224 pages. ISBN: 9781840113525. Top and tail of spine and top corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Wrapper rubbed at edges with a small sticker at top of rear panel. Contents fine.

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Written by Richard Church. Illustrated by John Skeaping.
Stock no. 1208866
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1958. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A dramatic and exciting tale of the war between red and grey squirrels. Green cloth, silver titles and small vignette to front. Attractive two-tone illustrations plus some b/w drawings to margins. 192 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Half-title page missing. Wrapper browned to spine, edge-torn and creased with slight loss.

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Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1814708
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1937. Almost very good condition.

An Uncle Toby Book. Brown cloth spine, chequered pictorial front board. B/w text illustrations plus colour plates. Ebenezer Bristles is a hedgehog. Boards marked, edges rubbed, corners worn. Sticker over name to verso of frontispiece. A few margin marks. Binding a little loose to front hinge.

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Written by Angela Ogden. Illustrated by Angela Ogden.
Stock no. 1814700
Published by Herbert Joseph Limited. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mrs. Fluster is a hen. Blue cloth. Colour text illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned with a couple of closed edge-tears (minor).

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Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1814688
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1981. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1959 by Hamish Hamilton, this is a later edition. Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0416878903. Ex-lib with school library stamps etc to front endpaper and library stamp to verso of title page. One or two grubby marks to contents and a couple of creased corners. Old price label to front flap of dustwrapper. Spine of dustwrapper slightly faded.

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Written by Margaret Lavington. Illustrated by Helen Urquhart.
Stock no. 1814683
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1919. Very good condition.

A cheerful little book of rhymes based on the farm and its animals. Green pictorial boards, cloth spine. 3 colour plates and 2-tone (black and yellow) illustrations to contents throughout. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Gift inscription in ink to front pastedown.

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Written by Jessie Pope. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1814678
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial front cover showing kitten and puppy. Blue cloth spine. 6 Colour plates and other two-tone illustrations. Minimal text in verse below pictures. Edges rubbed, rear board scuffed. All plates present.

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Written by James Herriot. Illustrated by Ruth Brown.
Stock no. 2123817
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 071812880X. Spine is a little faded. Contents are excellent!

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Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Charles Van Sandwyk.
Stock no. 2123815
Published by Folio Society. 4th 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine and decorations to front and spine, B/w pictorial onlay to front showing ratty and mole by the fireplace. Brown pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. Printed on Modigliani insize neve paper. Spine is faded. Contents are excellent. 4th impression. Contained in very good slip case that has small patch of surface paper damage to one dge.

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Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 2123808
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 3rd 1943. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Brown boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Revised verses. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with chipping; 2-3" split to base of spine; a few chips of loss.

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