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ANIMALS (CHILDRENS)

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ZOO
Written by Anthony Browne. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 1814594
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1992. 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. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased and scuffed.

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SNAPPY LITTLE MOVERS
Written by Claire Nielson; Dugald Steer. Illustrated by Derek Matthews.
Stock no. 1813664
Published by Marshall Publishing. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

See the Bugs Jump, Hop and Crawl... but mind your fingers! Paper engineering by Richard Hawks. Pop-up book. Glazed pictorial boards, colourful illustrations. 10 pop-ups. ISBN: 1840282762. Spine faded. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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LITTLE TOMMY PURR
Written by Racey Helps. Illustrated by Racey Helps.
Stock no. 1507096
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A Pixie book. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout including picture of golliwog. 4 x 4". Unpaginated. Light wear to ends of spine. A little foxing to text block. Light browning to rear endapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn, spine and folds are faded with wear, loss from top of front panel.

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OUR LITTLE ONES' ANIMAL PICTURE BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1316429
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1920. Good condition.

Large format. Green pictorial cardwraps. 4 large colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Animals featured include Horses, Donkeys and Zoo animals. Covers have been leant on for writing. Splits to spine causing pages to be split at inner margin. Contents lightly browned with some grubby fingermarks but generally clean.

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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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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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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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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. 7.5 x 6". 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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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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THE ANIMAL KINGDOM
Written by Dr. Zwanziger.
Stock no. 1404720
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1914. Almost very good condition.

Illustrated in 27 coloured plates containing several hundreds of species. Large format. Pictorial front board. Red cloth spine. Translated form the original German text by Gerard K. Gude. Spine bumped and worn with a small hole in the cloth at the top and a few small marks. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges are scuffed. Front joint cracked showing webbing beneath in places. Light damp stain to bottom of prelims and visible on several other pages. Some foxing and page browning otherwise contents generally clean.

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