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Written by Elisabeth Wenning. Illustrated by Barbara Remington.
Stock no. 2128348
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth spine, pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations. Small white label to front endpaper. Wrapper is foxed with some edge-creasing and chipping; a little loss.

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Written by Rodney Bennett. Illustrated by Astrid Walford.
Stock no. 1816449
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards. 31 pages. Colour illustrations. Boards lightly browned and rubbed at edges. Spine has a small nick to top and is worn top & tail. Some light page browning to prelims and endpapers else contents lovely.

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Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2125316
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. Circa 1933. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Vignette to front cover. White pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 312 pages. Small amount of fading along edges of top and tail of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned; torn into two pieces down side of spine; loss across top edge of front panel; damp mark to rear panel.

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Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 2125250
Published by Chatto & Windus; Jarrold & Sons. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, spiral bound. Large open-out colour illustrations with small paragraph of text opposite. A lovely learning book for children. Scuffing and wear to corners and edges of covers. A few marks also to covers. Light foxing to some pages. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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No author listed. Illustrated by Gwynne.
Stock no. 2125170
Published by Daily Graphic. Circa 1947. Good condition.

Cloth spine. Front cover shows animals, including a bird, rabbit, tortoise, snail and squirrels. Priced 7/6. 92 pages. Heavy wear and marks to covers and spine. Colouring page to front pastedown has been partially coloured in. Some grubby marks and foxing. Binding is a bit weak. A reading copy.

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Written by Joel Chandler Harris; Jane Shaw. Illustrated by William Backhouse.
Stock no. 2124245
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format, cream boards with red title and vignette. Delightful colour illustrations. Retold by Jane Shaw. 13 stories. 61 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some grubby marks.

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Written by Anthony Browne. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 1815453
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A family spend a day at the zoo looking at the animals... or are the animals looking at them? Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. A verbal and visual experience! ISBN: 1856812324. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed.

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Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1610067
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"Truth in a Tale" series. No. 2. Replacing the original second volume in this series. Small format. Pale grey / green cloth, red title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. Contents clean and bright. Wrapper is edge creased and has a few small tears and some scuffing.

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Written by Richard Ogle. Illustrated by Richard Ogle.
Stock no. 2123979
Published by P.R. Gawthorn Ltd.. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Bumping to top of spine. Some foxing. Rear endpaper is creased. Large closed tears and chips; some repaired to verso with sticky tape. A little loss to wrapper edges; creased.

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No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 1317005
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. circa 1964. Very good condition.

No. 396. Small, square format. 5 pop-up scenes. Pictorial cardwraps. Minimal rubbing to corners of covers. Rear cover is a little browned. Pop-ups in excellent condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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No author listed.
Stock no. 1316966
Published by Dean's Rag Books. Good condition.

A rag book with 12 cloth pages (including covers). No. 252. Each page has a colour illustration with short description below (Billie Goat, Pretty Puppies etc). Grubby and creased pages.

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Written by John Parr. Illustrated by John Parr.
Stock no. 1316965
Published by Random House. Very good condition.

A cloth book with 8 cloth pages (including covers). Limited text. Bright colour illustrations. ISBN: 0394842448. A clean copy.

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