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ANIMAL STORY

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THE THREE JOVIAL PUPPIES
Written by E.D. Cuming. Illustrated by J.A. Shepherd.
Stock no. 2127501
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, dark pictorial covers. Colour illustrations and rhymes. A tale of three foxhound puppies. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to cover edges. A few scuff marks to covers. Foxing and some page browning. Appears to rear joint has been repaired.

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THE STORY OF SARLI THE BARRIER REEF TURTLE
Written by Leslie Rees. Illustrated by Walter Cunningham.
Stock no. 2127491
Published by John Sands Pty. Ltd.. Circa 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. Lovely colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping along cover edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-chipping and a bit of loss.

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MARSHMALLOW
Written by Clare Turlay Newberry. Illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry.
Stock no. 2127405
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition.

The story of Marshmallow who is a beautiful white rabbit, and a jealous cat. Oblong format. Grey boards. Delightful simple illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear, with a little chipping to cover edges and spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good indeed - just the odd margin mark.

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POOKIE IN SEARCH OF A HOME
Written by Ivy L. Wallace. Illustrated by Ivy L. Wallace.
Stock no. 2127396
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Fair condition.

Pictorial boards. Delightful illustrations in colour and b/w. Nearly ALL of spine missing; a couple of small bits remain to top, but are split away at one side. Some marks to covers. Bumping and wear to corners. Binding now weak, where spine is missing. Some grubby margin marks. A reading copy.

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THE RESCUE OF BABAR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127384
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Spine is faded. Contents are excellent. Stain to rear cover.

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BABAR THE ARTIST
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127364
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1972. Almost very good condition.

Little Babar Books no. 18. Pink glazeed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0416668607. Bumping and wear, with chipping and indentation marks to spine and corners. A few grubby margin marks.

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THE SPECKLEDY HEN
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2127362
Published by Collins. 2nd 1947. Good condition.

Pink boards. Colour illustrations. 78 pages. Covers are a bit bowed. Fading and heavy chipping to spine; some loss. Surface paper damage to rear cover. Marks to covers. A few margin marks, but contents are still generally very good.

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TABBY MCTAT
Written by Julia Donaldson. Illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
Stock no. 2127360
Published by Alison Green Books. Circa 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Tabby McTat is a busker cat; he loves his life with Fred, singing along as people throw coins in their hat! ISBN: 9781407109244. 2nd printing. Wrapper is edge-creased. Original stickers to wrapper.

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BABAR AND THAT RASCAL ARTHUR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127357
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1980. Very good condition.

This is the New Edition. Green pictorial boards with black spine. Colour illustrations. 11 x 8". ISBN: 0416092403. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. A few indentation marks to covers. Some foxing. Couple of page corner creases.

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THE MOUSE BOOK
Written by David Bellamy. Illustrated by Sheila Mackie.
Stock no. 2127355
Published by Oriel Press. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The delightful yet sad story of Apodemus - a long-tailed field mouse. Beautiful colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. Decorated endpapers. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. 64 pages. ISBN: 0853622000. Pale foxing to outer page edges. A little edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THE TREE THAT SAT DOWN
Written by Beverley Nichols. Illustrated by Isobel Morton-Sale; John Morton-Sale.
Stock no. 2127317
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Colour frontis. B/w line drawings. Small white mark to spine. A few light marks to covers and some to endpapers. Wrapper is browned to spine, with a few marks; edge-creased and chipped, with a few small tears; only a little loss.

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MRS BEAK-DUCK AND HER FRIENDS IN THE WOOD
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 2127277
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. 1933. Good condition.

Small format. Reissue. Boards have strips and circules, with colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Top 1" of spine is MISSING; splits to base of spine. Browning also to spine. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Creasing to some pages. Grubby marks and foxspots etc. to contents.

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