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ANIMALS (CHILDRENS)

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ANIMALS AND THEIR YOUNG
No author listed.
Stock no. 1405849
Published by Longacre Press Ltd.. circa 1962. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. 80 pages. 8 x 9.5". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Laminate beginning to split at spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Couple of small margin marks otherwise contents are clean.
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AN ARTIST'S MODELS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316213
Published by H. F. & G. Witherby. 1st 1930. Very good condition.

SIGNED/LTD edition of which 300 copies are for sale. Not a collection of lovely ladies but a collection of even lovelier dogs! 20 superb full-page sketches depicting models the artists has known in various doggy poses. White boards, gilt titles. Plates have captioned tissue-guards. 80 pages, top edge gilt others untrimmed. SIGNED by Aldin to limitation page. This is copy no. 46. Spine and corners bumped. Some foxing and slight grubbiness to covers. Evidence of removal of a name plate to front pastedown. Some pale foxing else contents clean.
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SNUG AND THE SILVER SPOON
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 1316119
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Line drawings. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some light finger creases to page margins. Erased pencil markings to verso of frontis. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with slight loss to spine and lower edge of front panel.
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BABAR IN THE SNOW
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1316073
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1971. Very good condition.

"A Little Babar Book". Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Unpaginated,. 7.5 x 6". Spine and corners slightly bumped. Remains of original price label to rear cover. Lower page corner tips ever so slightly creased. Contents clean.
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UNCLE REMUS STORIES
Written by Joel Chandler Harris; Jane Shaw. Illustrated by William Backhouse.
Stock no. 1405695
Published by Collins. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format, cream boards with red title and vignette. Delightful colour illustrations. Retold by Jane Shaw. 13 stories. 61 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers are grubby and marked. Brown mark to side edge of text block. A little foxing and some fingering. Pen mark to bottom of one page. Contents otherwise generally clean.
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BABAR AND THE OLD LADY
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1315679
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1969. Almost very good condition.

Little Babar Books. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Names scored into front cover (Oliver and Hannah) and a small biro mark to umbrella of the old lady. Contents clean.
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BRINGING UP BABY
No author listed. Illustrated by L.R. Brightwell.
Stock no. 1315481
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Blue pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations throughout of all sorts of animal families with a short paragraph of text below each page. Covers slightly edge worn. Some grubby marks to page margins. Staples rusty.
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MICHAELA'S ANIMAL PAINTING AND DRAWING BOOK
Written by Michaela Denis. Illustrated by Ern Shaw.
Stock no. 1315480
Published by W.H. Allen & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Pictorial paperwraps. Pictures to copy and to colour in. Old pencil price (1/-) to front cover. Staples rusty. Corner tips creased. a couple of small nicks to cover edges. Contents unused.
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THE CIRCUS PAINT BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by J. Farrar.
Stock no. 1315479
Published by The Children's Press. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial paperwraps. B/w pictures throughout to colour in with a colour guide to each page. Unused. 2 old pencil prices (1/-) to front cover. Pale page browning. Page corner tips very slightly creased.
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PLAYFUL PETS
Written by A.E. Kennedy. Illustrated by Albert Kaye.
Stock no. 1404951
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards showing a boy holding a puppy and a kitken. Lovely colour plates, large 2-tone illustrations throughout, with small sentence of easy to read text beneath. Unpaginated. 10 x 7.5". Spine bumped, worn and faded. Corners bumped and rubbed. Board edges rubbed. Scratching to the front board. Rear joint is badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges cracked. Some small tears to inner margins. Heavy foxing to prelims and endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are generally clean.
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COSY-COT FARM
Written by Clifton Bingham; et al.
Stock no. 1505422
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. circa 1899. Slightly better than good condition.

With Pictures and Verses the Children to charm. Red cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows children looking out of window at farm animals. Two colour pop-ups, called Morning at the Farm and Breakfast-Time. B/w text illustrations. Spine bumped, worn and slightly discoloured. Heavy wear to corners. Rear cover slightly grubby with light stain and scratch. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Joints badly cracked, binding feels weak but contents are still firmly attached. Front endpaper is partially detached. Contents are edge browned with some foxing and a few marks. Both pop-ups work well but second one has some spots of surface paper damage to background and one cow's horn.
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HOW I TAMED THE WILD SQUIRRELS
Written by Eleanor Tyrrell. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1404870
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very good condition.

With the Story of Bunty and Fritz. Cream decorated cloth with gilt titles and pictorial onlay. Illustrated endpapers. 6 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations to text. 208 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Spine bumped, worn and browned. Cloth is split at the top. Corners bumped. Covers are grubby and marked. Scratch to pictorial onlay. Endpapers browned. Couple of hinges pulled. Some light foxing otherwise contents clean.
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