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MR. BADGER'S SUCCESSFUL PLAN
Written by Margaret Ross. Illustrated by Margaret Ross.
Stock no. 1327763
Published by The Museum Press; The Soho Gallery Ltd. 1945. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette of Mr. Badger to front cover. Full page colour pictures throughout. Pink and white text illustrations. Reprint of June 1945 (1st was March 1945). Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few light marks to covers. Pencil mark to front cover. Stitching pulled to cloth on front cover. Front joint is pulled and cracked.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 1327754
Published by Templar Publishing. Circa 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Centenary Edition, complete and unabridged. Turquoise boards, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers and delightful colour illustrations throughout. 224 pages. ISBN: 9781840113525. 10th printing. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners of book and wrapper. Booksellers (Blackwell) barcode sticker to rear panel of wrapper.

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JENNY AND THE CAT CLUB
Written by Esther Averill. Illustrated by Esther Averill.
Stock no. 1327745
Published by The New York Review Children's Collection. 1st thus 2003. Nearly fine condition.

A collection of favourite stories about Jenny Linsky (a shy black cat). Red cloth spine with black titles, yellow pictorial boards. Delightful illustrations. ISBN: 1590170474. Tiny mark to lower edge of front cover.

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LITTLE RICHARD AND PRICKLES
Written by Patricia M. Scarry. Illustrated by Cyndy Szekeres.
Stock no. 1327744
Published by Collins. 1972. Good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Richard is a little rabbit and Prickles is a little hedgehog. ISBN: 0001381512. Second impression. Spine and corners bumped and worn, top of spine has been repaired with clear tape. Some marks to pages and some creases. Red biro mark to rear free-endpaper.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame.
Stock no. 1327742
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1932. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

"The Gateway Library". Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt, bottom edge uncut. 302 pages, General Literature catalogue to rear (8 pages). 7 x 4.5". 39th edition. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is foxed and lightly browned to spine.

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BOBBY ROBIN AND THE WORM
Written by Robert Hartman. Illustrated by Robert Hartman.
Stock no. 1327741
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. Very good condition.

One Shilling Buffin Books series. Pictorial cardwraps. 28 pages. Colour illustrations. Minimal rubbing to cover edges. Staples starting to go rusty. Pencil name erased from top margin of title-page.

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MR. BUFFIN AND HIS GREY MARE
Written by Robert Hartman. Illustrated by Robert Hartman.
Stock no. 1327739
Published by Arthur Barker Ltd.. Very good condition.

One Shilling Buffin Books series. Green pictorial cardwraps. 30 pages. Colour illustrations. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Name in ink to top margin of title-page (erased pencil scribble through the name). Staples starting to go rusty. Contents clean.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by John Burningham.
Stock no. 1327734
Published by Kestrel Books. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A handsome new edition with the characters sensitively portrayed and the action evocatively and faithfully depicted by the 1963 winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal. Colour plates plus b/w line drawings. Pale green boards. Gilt title to spine. 240 pages. 9.5 x 6.5 inches. ISBN: 0722657463. Spine slightly bumped. Some light finger creases to first few pages and a couple of page margins are slightly creased. Dustwrapper rubbed/creased at top edge (where it has been moved in and out of the slipcase), small tear to top of spine. Slipcase has a few very small marks at top edges.

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UNCLE AND CLAUDIUS THE CAMEL
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1327689
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A succession of fantastic adventures lead to the awesome moment when Uncle (the elephant) is chained and helpless and at the mercy of the Badford Crowd in Beave Hateman's Chamber of Horrors... Turquoise boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations throughout. 192 pages. ISBN: 0224616439. Spine slightly bumped and cover edges lightly rubbed. Book leans to one side very slightly. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to top edge of text block and a small mark to contents page else contents clean. Dustwrapper is just slightly rubbed/nicked at spine and corners.

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UNCLE CLEANS UP
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1327688
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Uncle (the elephant) is ignominiously captured by the Badfort crowd at a banana sale... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Yellow pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 176 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Book leans to one side a little. Inscription in ink and a name and address in ink to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss to corners, repaired tear on verso.

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ENID BLYTON'S LITTLE BOOKS NO. 1 - BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Alfred E. Kerr.
Stock no. 1327649
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1942. Very good condition.

Small format. White pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Covers ever so slightly grubby/browned. Contents clean.

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GOOD NIGHT RICHARD RABBIT
Written by Robert Kraus. Illustrated by N.M. Bodecker.
Stock no. 1327618
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1989. Very good condition.

Richard Rabbit cannot sleep and uses lots of excuses that his mother counteracts! Small format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. One illustration and no more than two lines of text per page. ISBN: 0224010204. Re-issue of 1989. Spine and corners bumped. Creasing to front free-endpaper.

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