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ANIMAL STORY

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BEDTIME STORIES
Written by Thornton W. Burgess. Illustrated by Carl Hauge; Mary Hauge.
Stock no. 1317619
Published by MacDonald. Circa 1959. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine with cream title. Yellow boards decorated with small animal vignettes. 105 pages. B/w and colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper, light browning also to same page. Contents clean.

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THE SCATTERBRAINED SQUIRREL
Written by Madeleine Raillon. Illustrated by Philippe Salembier.
Stock no. 1317615
Published by Casterman. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

A Panda Book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to text throughout. ISBN: 0706356071. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Foxing to contents. Child's biro marks (letters) to rear endpapers.

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THE GIRAFFE AND THE PELLY AND ME
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317613
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

A queer old wooden house called THE GRUBBER, a giraffe, a pelican and a monkey all make for another of Dahl's vastly entertaining stories with wonderfully humourous colour illustrations by Blake. Glazed boards. unpaginated. Large format. ISBN: 0224029991. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few light finger creases to page corners else contents clean.

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THE WILLIE WADDLE BOOK 1930
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317610
Published by John Leng & Co. Ltd.. 1930. Good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing the animals enjoying a water slide. First story is "Willie's Christmas Cracker". 125 pages. 3-tone text illustrations throughout. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers edge worn and scuffed. Light scratch marks to front cover. Contents browned with some slight spotting. Hinges pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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SOMETHING FOR CHRISTMAS
Written by Palmer Brown. Illustrated by Palmer Brown.
Stock no. 1317599
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st UK 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a little mouse's search for a very special Christmas gift. Delightful colour illustrations. Pale blue cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Small format. Slight bumping to spine. Some light foxing to top edge of textblock else contents fine. Some small marks to dustwrapper and a light vertical brown mark to edge of front panel, dustwrapper spine is lightly browned.

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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 2128720
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1944. Almost very good condition.

12 short stories for children. Red boards with gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corner. Damp marking to bottom edge of front cover; a few other marks to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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BUNNYBOROUGH
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2128679
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Reissue of 1919 edition. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations of Bunny Rabbits. Some browning to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with large closed tear to top of front panel; split to base of spine; a few chips of loss; but loss is minimal.

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THE GEORGIE-PORGIE BOOK
Written by Jacqueline Clayton. Illustrated by Margaret Clayton.
Stock no. 2128677
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Off white cloth with orange title and border to front cover, with colour pictorial onlay. Colour plates. Some browning to cover edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. A few grubby margin marks.

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RED VAGABOND
Written by G.D. Adams. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2128634
Published by The Batchworth Press. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A vividly told tale of a fox set against the background of wild life on the Welsh border. Red cloth. Gilt title to spine. Superb b/w wood engravings. 189 pages. Slight fades to top and tail of spine. Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with some chips and tears; a bit of loss; foxing to rear panel.

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ANIMAL FAIR
Written by Alice Provensen; Martin Provensen. Illustrated by Alice Provensen; Martin Provensen.
Stock no. 2128544
Published by Paul Hamlyn. 2nd 1963. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Yellow cloth spine with red title, yellow pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. A selection of short stories and rhymes. Bumping and wear to cover edges; some chipping. Bookplates to front endpaper. Some foxing to pages. Corner creasing to a few pages.

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WHAT-A-MESS
Written by Frank Muir. Illustrated by Joseph Wright.
Stock no. 2128537
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

The story of 'Prince Amir of Kinjan' - better known as 'What-a-Mess' - the Afghan hound puppy. Large format. White glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0510225098. Scuff/score marks to rear cover. Some browning to covers. Contents are still excellent.

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TOBY TWIRL ADVENTURES
Written by Sheila Hodgetts. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 2128534
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1954. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards showing Toby Twirl and friends and a genie to front. First story is "Toby Twirl and the Stolen Jewel". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping. Inscription in ink to belongs to page. Colouring and puzzle pages are DONE!

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