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RUPERT ANNUAL 1951 (FACSIMILE) - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318644
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Facsimile of the 1951 Rupert Annual. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Collectors Limited Edition. ISBN: 1902836650. A few tiny red spots to rear cover and spine. Slipcase is just a little rubbed at corners and evidence of label removed from rear panel of slipcase.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1953 (FACSIMILE) - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318643
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 2003. Fine condition.

Collectors' Limited Edition Reproduction. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1904329330. A bright copy. Certificate no. 01616 enclosed.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1951 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318641
Published by Daily Express. 1951. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert at front of a huge snow scene. 1st story Rupert and Doctor Lion. 124 pages. 10 x 7 inches. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly edge rubbed with a dent to lower edge of front cover. Inscription in ink in belongs to box. Price-cut. A few light marks to margins else contents clean.

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BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1318640
Published by Latimer House Limited. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A book of Bible stories and prayers for children at night. Light blue cloth spine with gilt title. Dark blue boards with gilt vignette to front. Three colour plates, blue and black illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. Light musty smell to contents but clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with some slight loss.

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THE SIGN OF THE ALPINE ROSE
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Wynne.
Stock no. 1318638
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Jillies expected a lovely peaceful holiday in the Austrian mountains, but it was anything but a peaceful holiday. Green cloth, silver titles. Green endpapers are maps. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Lower page corner tips lightly creased to preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and creased with only minimal loss and a little grubby to rear panel.

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THE WATCHERS OF WILLOWGREEN
Written by Kathleen M. Bell. Illustrated by Ernest Prater.
Stock no. 1318637
Published by Carey Press. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

The Wonderlands Library. White cloth with red titles and border lines. 176 pages. B/w frontis. Spine slightly bumped, covers slightly grubby. Name to front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents. Frontis is part detached.

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COOK'S VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY
Written by John Barrow. Illustrated by John Williamson.
Stock no. 1318636
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1901. Fair condition.

1768 - 1780. Red pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour plates. 417 pages. Spine and corners worn, slight loss of cloth to top of spine. Covers faded, particularly to rear cover. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing and page browning to contents. Fold-out facsimile of a Captain's log is creased and torn with loss at edges but no loss to text.

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THE CARVED CARTOON: A PICTURE OF THE PAST
Written by Austin Clare.
Stock no. 1318635
Published by The Sheldon Press. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. 255 pages plus catalogue to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some slight rubbing to covers. Heavy pencil name erased to front free-endpaper (but still readable due to indentations made in the paper). Heavy foxing to contents.

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NOS BEBES CHIENS
Written by Yvonne Ostroga. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1318634
Published by Librairie Hachette. Circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine, grey boards with colour illustrations. Blue pictorial endpapers. 12 colour pictures plus b/w text illustrations. Unpaginated. Covers grubby. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Some page browning. Foxing to contents. Hinges cracked and pulled causing contents to be a little loose.

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MRS OVERTHEWAY'S REMEMBRANCES
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing. Illustrated by M.V. Wheelhouse.
Stock no. 1318633
Published by G. Bell & Sons Ltd.. 1925. Very good condition.

Queen's Treasures Series. Brown cloth, cream titles and decorations. Blue pictorial endpapers. Lovely colour plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Cloth slightly grubby. Some foxing else contents clean.

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AN EAR FOR UNCLE EMIL
Written by E.R. Gaggin. Illustrated by Kate Seredy.
Stock no. 1318632
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1940. Good condition.

Red cloth with yellow title to spine and vignette to front cover. 254 pages. B/w text illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby, spine faded. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Neat colouring to one of the illustrations. Heavy foxing to contents.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1318631
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Prince Charming Colour Books for Children series. Grey-green cloth covers with black titles to front and spine. 30 colour plates. 472 pages. Pictorial endpapers. Spine slightly bumped, foxed and rubbed. Small brown spot to top edge of front cover. Foxing to contents otherwise clean.

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