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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317259
Published by Chancellor Press. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Green endpapers. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 147 pages. 8.25 x 6". ISBN: 0907486908. Spine bumped. Some light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased/rubbed.

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THE GWENT CHRISTMAS BOOK
Written by Alan Roderick. Illustrated by Bozena Roderick.
Stock no. 1815772
Published by Handpost Books. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

A wealth of Christmas lore: a White Christmas at Monmouth and the great Christmas feasts at Llanover where a high time was had by all, to the musical accompaniment of Lady Llanover's own personal harpist... Green pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0951521373.

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AN EDWARDIAN CHRISTMAS
Written by John S. Goodall. Illustrated by John S. Goodall.
Stock no. 1815766
Published by Macmillan London Limited. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Christmas as it was at the beginning of this century, depicted in loving detail. Maroon cloth, gilt. Glorious colour throughout. 5.5 x 7.5". Unpaginated. No text. ISBN: 0333220781.

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LETTERS FROM FATHER CHRISTMAS
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien; Baillie Tolkien. Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 1815754
Published by Harper Collins. Circa 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This edition produced for The Book People Ltd. Glazed pictorial boards. This updated volume contains a wealth of new material, including letters and pictures missing from early editions. 111 pages. ISBN: 000777916X.

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CHRISTMAS CAROLS POP-UP BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Janet Grahame Johnstone; Anne Grahame Johnstone.
Stock no. 2124502
Published by Deans International Publishing. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. 3 pop-up scenes. ISBN: 0603020402. Just a few grubby marks to first pop-up. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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OLD CHRISTMASES
Written by William Strode; Edward Hall; William Bradford; Samuel Pepys; et al. Illustrated by Anthony Gross.
Stock no. 2124450
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Greetings Book (which could be sent through the post). Card wraps. Colour illustrations. B/w illustrations. Creasing to corners. Bookplate stuck to inside front cover. Some foxing. Pictorial 'wrapper', which also doubled as envelope has previous owner's name and address in ink to rear panel. Damp marking all way down spine and to verso. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and small tears/nicks.

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THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS POSTMAN
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 2124374
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

The Jolly Postman rides again...with more real letters and presents too in his Christmas postbag. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contains lots of envelopes with letters to read in the story. ISBN: 0434925322. All inserts appear to be present. Base of spine is chipped. Some tears to 'envelope' edges, where inserts have been removed and reinserted. A few grubby margin marks.

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FATHER CHRISTMAS HAVING A WONDERFUL TIME!
Written by Raymond Briggs. Illustrated by Raymond Briggs.
Stock no. 2124301
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Storybook with Postcards to send. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0241134277. All postcards present.

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TAKE JOY!
Written by Tasha Tudor. Illustrated by Tasha Tudor.
Stock no. 1815531
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st UK 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Tasha Tudor Christmas Book. Large oblong format. Blue boards, dark blue titles to front cover and gilt title to spine. 157 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Small mark to rear board, minor fading to top & tail of spine. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with slight loss.

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ALL THROUGH THE NIGHT
Written by Rachel Field. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2124117
Published by Collins. 1ST 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format, pictorial boards. B/w and two-tone illustrations. A few vertical creases to first text page. Wrapper is worn at edges; small tear to top corner of front panel. Some creasing.

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THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS
Written by Miles Hadfield; John Hadfield.
Stock no. 1815414
Published by Cassell. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of Christmas and all its traditions... Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. A few small marks to boards. Initials in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut and edge-worn, some loss of paper to spine (snail?).

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CHRISTMAS TALES OF FLANDERS
No author listed. Illustrated by Jean De Bosschere.
Stock no. 1815411
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1917. Good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth with brown titles and decorations. Tissue-guarded colour plates and b/w and two-tone illustrations. Yellow pictorial endpapers. Popular fables and legends from Flanders and Brabant, which have been told to children throughout Belgium for centuries. 144 pages. Boards marked and mottled, corners bumped & worn. 0.5" loss to top of spine. Foxing throughout. All colour plates present.

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