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ANIMALS (CHILDRENS)

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1506941
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. circa 1944. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Vignette to front cover. White pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 312 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine browned. Bookplate to front pastedown and small bookseller's sticker. Name, place and date to blank page in prelims. Text pages very good. Two small blue spots to text block.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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ANIMALS AT HOME
Written by Rose Yeatman Woolf; Edric Vredenburg. Illustrated by N. Drummond; R.J. Wealthy; Harry Payne; Maude Scrivener; et al..
Stock no. 1506933
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1934. Slightly better than good condition.

Half-hours with Natural History. Brown cloth spine, brown decorated boards, onlay to front. Colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 48 pages. Edited by Vredenburg. Wear to spine, cover edges and corners. Covers lightly scuffed. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and first and last couple of pages. A few fongermarks but contents are generally clean. Book has smokey smell.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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AN ARTIST'S MODELS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1406360
Published by H. F. & G. Witherby. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Light grey cloth with dark titles to spine and front. 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. 80 pages. Wonderful! A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine is lightly browned. Light foxing to covers. Rear joint cracked. One plate detached. Foxing throughout. Light browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to top and bottom of spine sn top of both panels. Browning to spine and panels, Some marks to spine.
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ZOO BABIES
Written by G.E. Farrow. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1506658
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1913. Good condition.

Large format. Green boards with red titles and picture of a bear to front cover. Full page two and three colour illustrations. Spine bumped, faded and worn, splits to paper covering spine. Corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked. Both joints and one hinge have been repaired/strengthen with clear tape along full length. Partial transfer stuck to title page, covers some text, was originally stuck to page opposite. Light foxing and browning to contents but generally clean.
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THE LION'S CAVALCADE
Written by Ted Walker. Illustrated by Alan Aldridge; Harry Willock.
Stock no. 1812710
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Red glazed pictorial boards. Striking colour pictures. Based on The Lion's Masquerade and Elephant's Champetre by A Lady 1808. ISBN: 0224017012. Boards scuffed, contents fine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF ANIMAL TALES
Written by F.H. Lee. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1405961
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Blue boards with black titles to spine. Red titles and border to front cover plus black & red vignette. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 62 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded and a little foxed. Front cover a little grubby. Small piece of sticky blue paper to front pastedown plus inscription in ink. A few fox spots to page edges.
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BEASTLY TALES FROM HERE AND THERE
Written by Vikram Seth. Illustrated by Meilo So.
Stock no. 1316216
Published by Phoenix. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ten tales from India, China, Greece, Ukraine and The Land of Gup. Blue covers with gilt titles to spine. 7.25 x 5.5". Colour illustrations. 151 pages. ISBN: 0753813033. Evidence of removal of a label to top corner of front of dustwrapper.
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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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