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ANIMAL STORY

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BABAR'S TRAVELS
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2129828
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1953. Slightly better than good condition.

Smaller format (10.75 x 7.75"). Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bottom 2" and top 0.75" of spine are MISSING; other chipping and splits to sides of spine. Scuffing to cover. Surface paper damage and lifting to front pastedown. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning; a few margin marks.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by James Lynch.
Stock no. 2129690
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Green silk moire, gilt decorations and title. Colour plates. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THE TWIRLY-WHIRLY BOOK
Written by Jacqueline Clayton. Illustrated by Margaret Clayton.
Stock no. 2129669
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1913. Very good condition.

Off-white covers with red title and border and pictorial onlay to front. Colour frontis plate. 11 additional colour plates to contents, each facing a page of rhyme. 9.25 x 7 inches. Bumping o corners. Some marks and browning to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing/browning to endpapers; a few to page margins. Plates are lovely and bright!
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THE FALSE FLAMINGOES
Written by Mischa Damjan. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317705
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Adebaria was quite dissatisfied with being a stork and is determined to become a flamingo! Large format. Orange boards with black title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0234771674. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Price on both flaps of dustwrapper has been blacked out. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and has a repaired tear to top edge of rear panel.
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FLY AWAY PETER
Written by Frank Dickens. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317704
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st thus 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The giraffe with the short neck and the bird who can't fly are naturally delighted to find one another for each is sad and lonely... New edition. Yellow boards, black title to spine. Large oblong format. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped, some light rubbing/marking to cover edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is price-cut and just a little grubby.
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THE IRRESPONSIBLE GOAT
Written by Joan Kiddell-Monroe. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 2129463
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with black titles and vignette. Two colour and b/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed and browned.
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THE JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Gregory Alexander.
Stock no. 2129442
Published by Pavilion. 1st thus 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Published in association with the National Trust. Large format. Green boards with gilt titles to spine. Colour illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 1851455035.
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THE SECRET STAIRCASE
Written by Jill Barklem. Illustrated by Jill Barklem.
Stock no. 2129441
Published by Collins. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Brambly Hedge book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 000183925X. Bumping to spine and corners. Initials in ink to front endpaper. Creasing to top of wrapper spine.
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TALES FROM BRAMBLY HEDGE
Written by Jill Barklem. Illustrated by Jill Barklem.
Stock no. 2129440
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. This book celebrates the enduring popularity of 'Brambly Hedge' by bringing together the second four stories (The Secret Staircase, The High Hills, Sea Story & Poppy's Babies) as a companion volume to 'The Four Seasons of Brambly Hedge'. ISBN: 0001982796. Bump to top of spine. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small indentation marks to rear panel.
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THE BADGERS OF BEARSHANKS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2129408
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a year in the life of a badger and his mate. Superb b/w illustrations (full-page and to text). Brown boards, silver title to spine. 95 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Bumping to spine. Browning to endpapers and page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; small loss to base of spine and top edge of rear panel. Illustrations are still in lovely condition!
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THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold; David Eccles.
Stock no. 1817279
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1994. Fine condition.

Large format. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles. The illustrations are based on original b/w drawings by Detmold, recreated in colour by Eccles. Contained in brown publisher's slipcase in fine condition.
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THE CHURCH CAT ABROAD
Written by Graham Oakley. Illustrated by Graham Oakley.
Stock no. 1317666
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 2nd 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The church cat and two church mice set out to boost the Vestry Roof Repair fund... Pictorial boards, oblong format. Bright colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0333148258. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing to endpapers.
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