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ANIMAL STORY

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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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THREE KITTENS IN A BOAT
Written by Geraldine Robinson. Illustrated by Geraldine Robinson.
Stock no. 2128509
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1960. Almost very good condition.

Warne's Books series. Small oblong format. Yellow pictorial boards with red titles. Blue text, colour illustrations. Lovely colour pictures. ISBN: 0723204438. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping. What appears to be a damp mark down spine. Scuff marks to covers. Some margin marks and foxing, but contents are still generally very good.

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ROLAND THE MINSTREL PIG
Written by William Steig. Illustrated by William Steig.
Stock no. 2128508
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1st thus 1974. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0241890144. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some browning. Foxing to pages throughout. Wrapper is price-cut with very large tears and chips; most repaired with sticky tape to verso; some loss, creasing and fading.

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THE TALE OF SAMUEL WHISKERS OR THE ROLY-POLY PUDDING
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2128483
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale green boards, dark blue titles. Circular pictorial onlay. 75 numbered pages. Colour plates and b/w illustrations to text. A few marks to endpapers. Wrapper is grubby with a few small edge nicks.

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THE TALE OF PIGLING BLAND
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2128482
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1967. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Very pale green boards, green lettering. Pictorial onlay. 93 numbered pages. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Slight damp mark to front endpaper and pastedown. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some damp marking; a few edge-tears.

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THE TALE OF LITTLE PIG ROBINSON
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2128481
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Buff boards, maroon titles. Square onlay of Pig Robinson. Colour illustrations. 112 pages. Wrapper has a few marks and some chips and nicks.

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HARE GOES SHOPPING
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2128475
Published by Collins. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of Hare's adventures when he decides to take the "bright red, roaring, ramping, snorting kind of house on wheels" to go shopping. A delightful story about Grey rabbit and her friends. Lime green pictorial boards. Illustrated red & white endpapers. Full of wonderful colour illustrations. 63 numbered pages. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a little creased, with small tear to base of spine.

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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S VALENTINE
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2128474
Published by Collins. 4th 1967. Very good condition.

Little Grey Rabbit receives a special Valentine in a white envelope with a real stamp - did a fairy send it? Lilac boards. Enchanting colour illustrations. 7 x 5.5". 63 Pages. Small dent and score mark to front cover. Bumping to corners. Browning to page edges.

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