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ANIMALS OF INDIA
Written by Arnrid Johnston. Illustrated by Arnrid Johnston.
Stock no. 1323948
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. Circa 1944. Almost very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 18. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour and b/w illustrations, lithographed by Van Leer. Foxing to covers and first few/last few pages.

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BABY ANIMALS ON THE FARM AND HOW TO DRAW THEM
Written by Vere Temple. Illustrated by Vere Temple.
Stock no. 1323773
Published by The Studio. 1st 1941. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Studio How To Do It Book. Red cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and edge worn.

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ZOO ANIMALS
Written by E.G. Boulenger. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1323704
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 73. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Covers slightly edge rubbed and foxed. Small tear to top edge of rear cover. Crease to first page. Staples rusty contents otherwise clean.

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WILD ANIMAL LIFE IN BRITAIN
Written by Will H. Stevens. Illustrated by John Read.
Stock no. 1323272
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 2nd Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Young Naturalist series. Wild Animals of the British countryside portrayed and described against their natural surroundings. Second edition. Beige boards, brown title to spine. 31 numbered pages, colour illustrations. Endpapers are partly browned and lightly foxed. Dustwrapper is a bit grubby, edge rubbed and browned on verso.

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ANIMALS OF AUSTRALIA
Written by Sheila Hawkins. Illustrated by Sheila Hawkins.
Stock no. 1323215
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Puffin picture book no. 45. Oblong format, paper wraps. Colour and b/w lithographed illustrations. Lithographed by Brown & Bibby. Name in ink and old price in pencil to front cover. Foxing to covers, inside covers and to page edges.

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WONDERFUL ANIMALS OF AUSTRALIA
Written by Jane McCauley. Illustrated by John Sibbick.
Stock no. 2140835
Published by National Geographic Society. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

A National Geographic Action Book depicting the animals of Australia, including kangaroo, emu and echidna. Square format. Glazed green pictorial covers. Colour illustrations. Paper engineering by James Roger Diaz and Rick Morrison. ISBN: 0870448099. Bumping to spine. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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WHEN IT RAINED CATS AND DOGS
Written by Nancy Byrd Turner. Illustrated by Tibor Gergely.
Stock no. 2140208
Published by J.B. Lippincott Company. 1st USA 1946. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some small splits. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chips; some small pieces of loss.

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BABAR AND THE OLD LADY
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2140098
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

Little Babar Books. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 7.5 x 6". ISBN: 0416034306. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to cover and page edges.

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FARMYARD FRIENDS
Written by Arthur Groom. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2139050
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards, showing 3 horses pulling a plough with farmer behind. First story is 'At Fallow Farm'. Wear along cover edges; browning to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Browning to page edges; a few margin marks. Slight musty odour to book. Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chips; loss to top of spine and a couple of corners.

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THE ZOO
Written by M.E. Gagg. Illustrated by Barry Driscoll.
Stock no. 1322765
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 563. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with pencil scribbles to rear panel which have been partially erased (causing discolouration to the wrapper).

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THE BAT-POET
Written by Randall Jarrell. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1322210
Published by The Macmillan Company. 1966. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth, gilt title to spine. Light brown endpapers. Beautiful b/w illustrations throughout. 42 pages. 9.5 x 6.25". Spine slightly bumped. Damp staining to rear cover. Name plate to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and browned with slight chipping, light damp staining on verso of rear panel.

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MOKO AND KOKO IN THE JUNGLE
No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 2136065
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. No. 104 to bottom left corner. 7 page story, plus large pop-up scene to rear. Creasing to cover corners; a little chipping. Page creasing, with some browning and foxing. Pop-up is generally good - very good - some creases and repairs. Free swinging monkey is present - and two free standing characters/tress.

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