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I ONLY HAVE TO CLOSE MY EYES
Written by Kenneth Williams. Illustrated by Beverlie Manson.
Stock no. 1324349
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

Accompanied by his cat, a small boy dreams up wonderful worlds in which he plays many roles - among them the king of the castle, an explorer in a jungle and the ringmaster of a circus. Glazed pictorial boards. Blue endpapers. Large colour illustrations with smaller b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0460061755. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Barcode label stuck to rear cover.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) AND THE WATER CATS
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1324080
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

Green pictorial glazed boards with white title to spine. Colour lithograph illustrations. 32 pages. 10.75" x 8". What happens when Orlando and his family go to visit their cousins the Water Cats in France. ISBN: 0224006622. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Contents clean.

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NICHOLAS THOMAS AND TIMOTHY No. 4
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 1324074
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The fourth book of adventures. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Inscription in ink in belongs to box. Light foxing to textblock. Small brown spot affecting page margins. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with loss at base of spine and a couple of small pen marks to front panel.

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NICHOLAS THOMAS GETS INTO TROUBLE BOOK 2
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 1324073
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The 2nd Book of Adventures containing, Nicholas Goes to The Sea, The Concert at Catleigh on Sea and The Clown Who Came To Stay. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Inscription in ink to front pastedown (some smudging of ink), name and address in belongs to box on same page. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased.

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NICHOLAS THOMAS GETS INTO TROUBLE BOOK 1
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 1324072
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Comprises: Nicholas Thomas in the Toffee Shop, Nicholas Thomas Goes to a Wax Works Show, and The Chief who was Too Noisy. Spine and corners bumped. Cover edges rubbed. Some light foxing and fingering else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn, scuffed and lightly creased.

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I'M NOT A CAT, SAID EMERALD
Written by Jane Thayer. Illustrated by Seymour Fleishman.
Stock no. 1324015
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0437794067. Second impression. Slight bumping to spine. Neat barcode label to rear cover. Contents clean.

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ORLANDO'S HOME LIFE
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1323955
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1942. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 26. Oblong format. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Contents clean.

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ORLANDO'S EVENING OUT
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1323802
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1941. Almost very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 14. Oblong format. Pictorial paperwraps. Orlando the Marmalade Cat is not like other cats, he has the strangest adventures of which this visit to the Circus is just one of them. Slight rubbing/creasing to cover edges. Small tear to spine edge of front cover. Hine & Son ink stamp to lower margin of first page.

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MINKA AND CURDY
Written by Antonia White. Illustrated by Anne Grahame Johnstone; Janet Grahame Johnstone.
Stock no. 1323774
Published by The Harvill Press. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

When Mrs Bell lost her last cat, Victoria, she agreed to take on a new cat as long as a marmalade kitten was born in the near future. No sooner had she done so than Minka, a Siamese kitten, arrived; Mrs Bell could only hope the marmalade cat never materialised. But he did - Curdy, lively and mischievous, and Minka could not stand the sight of him... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis & b/w illustrations. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Endpapers partly browned. A few foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is browned on verso and bit grubby and foxed.

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LA RAMILLE MISTIGRI
Written by Benjamin Rabier. Illustrated by Benjamin Rabier.
Stock no. 1323687
Published by Garnier Paris. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations to every page. 24 pages, text in French. Staples rusty. Covers very slightly faded at edges with a few small marks to front. A couple of pages are lightly browned else contents clean.

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THE CHURCH MICE ADRIFT
Written by Graham Oakley. Illustrated by Graham Oakley.
Stock no. 1323644
Published by Templar Publishing. 1st thus 2010. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Modern Classics series. When Sampson the cat and his friends the mice are forced out of the church by a nasty group of rats, they must come up with a cunning plan - with a very sticky ending! Pale blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9781848770621. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is rubbed to spine and corners and slightly scuffed at spine edges.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1323638
Published by The Penguin Group. 1st PB 1992. Almost very good condition.

Picture Puffin edition. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. "Pet wanted for three kittens. Must be Clean, Honest and Loving. Apply... Orlando." Bill the black poodle proves to be more than a handful of trouble for the Orlando Family! Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0140543031. Crease to lower corner of front cover, slight wear to top corner. Contents fine.

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