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POPEYE'S PRANKS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123798
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Circa 1938. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Front cover shows Popeye and Olive riding a donkey. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. Colour plates. 156 pages. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A little scuffing and surface paper damage. Name in ink to belongs to box. Page browning and some grubby margin marks.

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FOSDYKE SAGA FOUR
Written by Bill Tidy.
Stock no. 1609482
Published by Wolfe Publishing Limited. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Oblong format. Even more of the famous Daily Mirror strip. B/w cartoon illustrations. ISBN: 0723406839. Covers browned. Some page browning. Half-title page is price-cut.

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GILES 1956-57 ANNUAL FACSIMILE
Written by Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 1406680
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Collectors Limited Edition. Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850793033. Corners a little bumped. Contents very good. Issue no. 01885. Contained in a red slipcase that has bumping to corners. Bottom edge a little faded.

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GILES GOLDEN JUBILEE SPECIAL EDITION
Written by Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 1406673
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

A special collection, selected to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II. Oblong format, pictorial cardwraps. B/w cartoons. ISBN: 1904329039. Corners a little bumped. Contents very good. Contained in original slipcase which has a few marks to rear.

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GILES'S FIGHTING FORCES
Written by John Field; Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 1507170
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

From the Second World War to the present day this book looks at the incredible contribution our fighting forces - the army, navy and airforce- and those of our Allies, have made, not just during wartime, but during times of peace as well. Red glazed pictorial boards. B/w cartoon illustrations with caption and short explanatory note. Oblong format. ISBN: 9780850793598. Spine slightly faded. Contents clean.

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BIGGLES AND THE TIGER
Written by W.E. Johns; Peter James; Bjorn Karlstrom. Illustrated by Bjorn Karlstrom.
Stock no. 2123159
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Cartoon strip style. ISBN: 0340234881. Light creasing to a couple of cover/page edges. Some browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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BIGGLES AND THE GOLDEN BIRD
Written by W.E. Johns; Peter James; Bjorn Karlstrom. Illustrated by Bjorn Karlstrom.
Stock no. 2123156
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1982. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Cartoon strip style. ISBN: 0340230819. Some browning to cover edges and page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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WHAT ELSE DO YOU DO?
Written by Mel Calman. Illustrated by Mel Calman.
Stock no. 1506718
Published by Methuen London Ltd. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Some sketches from a cartoonist's life. Grey boards with gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 105 numbered pages. ISBN: 0413588408. Signed by author, with inscription, on front endpaper. A little fading to base of spine and edges of covers alongside. Faint erased pencil writing to front endpaper otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small marks, very light browning to spine area.

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BUFFERS END
No author listed. Illustrated by Emett.
Stock no. 2122473
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. A 5th collection of Emett's drawings from Punch. B/w illustrations. Uneven fading to parts of covers. A little foxing. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with large piece of loss to bottom of front panel. Other large closed tears to wrapper.

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WINSOR MCCAY HIS LIFE AND ART
Written by John Canemaker; Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Winsor McCay.
Stock no. 2122440
Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc.. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Revised and Expanded edition. Foreword by Sendak. This the only biography of one of America's greatest and most influential cartoonists, Winsor McCay (1867-1934), the universally acknowledged first master of both the comic strip and the animated cartoon. Although invented by others, both genres were developed into enduring popular art of highest imagination through McCay's innovative genius. He attributed his considerable success to "an absolute craving to draw pictures all the time." ISBN: 0810959410. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with small nick to edge of rear panel.

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A CARTOON WAR WORLD WAR TWO IN CARTOONS
Written by Joseph Darracott. Illustrated by Will Dyson; Giles; Ronald Searle; E.H. Shepard; et al..
Stock no. 2122376
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Square format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850521653.

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RONALD SEARLE REMEMBERED
Written by David Wootton. Illustrated by Searle.
Stock no. 1208613
Published by Chris Beetles Gallery. 1st 2012. Fine condition.

England's Greatest Cartoonist. (1920-2011). Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. From his early work to the 2000s. Square format. Colour pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 9781905738441. Light scuff marks to rear cover, scarcely discernible.

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