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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2126005
Published by Country Life. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format, purple pictorial boards, cloth spine. Delightful lithographed colour illustrations throughout. Bumping to a couple of corners. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Odd margin mark. Illustrations are beautifully bright! Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few closed tears to edges; a couple have tape repairs to verso. Some edge-creasing also to wrapper.

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WHITE-EAR AND PETER
Written by Neils Heiberg. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2125302
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

The Story of a Fox and a Fox-Terrier. Sixteen colour plates by Cecil Aldin. Red cloth, gilt titles and vignettes. All edges red. Splash mark to front cover. Wear and bumping to spine and cover edges. Darkening and small mark to spine. Foxing to endpapers and some page margins. All plates present.

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MORE LETTERS FROM BOBS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2125269
Published by Enid Blyton Society. 1st thus 2003. Fine condition.

30 page cardwraps booklet. The contents of this booklet were originally privately published by Enid Blyton in February 1937.

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THE PODGY-PUPPY BOOK
Written by Clara G. Dennis. Illustrated by Alan Wright; Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2125206
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Almost very good condition.

The Nursery Zoo. The Podgy-Puppy who gets out of his cage during a holiday and plays the following pranks. Red cloth, with large pictorial onlay to front cover, which shows Podgy Puppy with a chewed slipper! B/w text illustrations and colour plates. Printed on one side of the page only - one page of text facing one colour plate. Spine is bumped and faded. A few marks and spotting to covers. A little chipping to couple of corners of onlay. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are still very good indeed!

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GINGER'S ADVENTURES
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1317322
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 4th 1943. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 401. Story by MacGregor, revised verses by Perring. Grey boards with black titles to spine and front cover. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. A few light marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Endpapers lightly browned. Textblock is a little grubby. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge worn.

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SLEEPING PARTNERS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124886
Published by Souvenir Press. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Cracker and Micky: Two Dogs with a Tale. A Series of Episodes. Cracker: a comical white bull terrier with a fetching black patch over one eye. Micky: a huge Irish Wolfhound - Cracker's stooge and, more importantly, his mattress. Small oblong format. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. A series of poses in order to achieve the most satisfying state of slumber. ISBN: 0285635921. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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SHADOW THE SHEEP-DOG
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lucy Gee.
Stock no. 2124862
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1942. Very good condition.

A lovely story about a sheep-dog who grows up to be a little boy's best friend. Green cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 188 pages. 8 x 5.5". Some spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and a few grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. The odd margin mark. Vertical creasing to rear endpaper.

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ROUGH AND TUMBLE
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124752
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Rough and Tumble are two little dogs who get into all sorts of mischief. 24 delightful full colour plates in typical Aldin style. Grey boards, green cloth spine, pictorial onlay to front cover. 11.5 x 10". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading/browning to cover edges and spine. A few scuff marks to rear cover. Foxing throughout, mostly to text pages. Couple of colour plates have corner/edge next to spine creases.

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BLACK BOB THE DANDY WONDER DOG 1955
No author listed. Illustrated by Jack Prout.
Stock no. 1317248
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1955. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Yellow covers showing head of Black Bob to front & Black Bob & friends to rear, blue spine with yellow title. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some slight rubbing to cover edges. Blue felt-tip pen mark to upper margin of page 19. Corner crease to one page and a small margin tear to another. Some light foxing.

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BLACK BOB THE DANDY WONDER DOG 1961
No author listed. Illustrated by Jack Prout.
Stock no. 1317247
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1961. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Cream pictorial boards showing 6 vignettes of Black Bob. Red spine. No. 7 in the Black Bob series. Small margin tear to one page. Stain to fore-edge of textblock affects page margins for first 62 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small scratch mark to lower edge of front cover.

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THE POINTER AND HIS PREDECESSORS
Written by William Arkwright.
Stock no. 2124495
Published by Firth Productions. 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Republication of the second edition. An illustrated History of the Pointing Dog from the Earliest Times. Red boards, gilt titles and border. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906924030. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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A BOX OF TRICKS
Written by George Jellicoe. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1815596
Published by John Swain & Son Limited. Poor condition.

Invented and drawn by G.E. Studdy; Explained by George Jellicoe. Orange pictorial boards. Blue endpapers showing Bonzo Pup. Colour plates plus blue & white illustrations. VERY fragile. A reading copy only. Backstrip worn away and lower half of contents thus loose. Edges of boards rubbed, corners worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and name and address in pencil to verso of same. Binding extremely fragile. Grubby marks to contents.

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