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THE DONKEY RUSTLERS
Written by Gerald Durrell. Illustrated by Anne Mieke Van Ogtrop.
Stock no. 2123579
Published by Collins. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green mottled boards with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping to a couple of corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tear to top of spine.

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ACHILLES THE DONKEY
Written by H.E. Bates. Illustrated by Carol Barker.
Stock no. 1316554
Published by Dobson Books. 2nd 1963. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Achilles is a little donkey who is forced to leave his home and venture abroad, finally being rescued by Popo the Pelican. Brilliant colour illustrations throughout. Pictorial boards. 11.5 x 9". Unpaginated. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and torn and lightly browned and foxed.

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THE DONKEY AND THE DRAGON
Written by Percy G. Griggs. Illustrated by Edward Lander.
Stock no. 1504474
Published by John Langdon Limited. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps, pictorial front cover. Illustrated endpapers. Orange, green, black and white illustrations. SIGNED by Elinor Brent-Dyer. Book is from The Margaret Roper School which was opened by Brent-Dyer. School name, class and pupil name written on verso of front endpaper above Brent-Dyer signature. Backstrip is cracked, possibly has been glued, very slight loss to top of spine. Covers are slightly edge worn with a few small marks. A few pen lines to illustrations on endpapers. A few corner creases. Contents very good.

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RAINING CATS AND DONKEYS
Written by Doreen Tovey. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1313142
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 156 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn.

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PEDRO AND ANGELIQUE
Written by Gaye Knowles. Illustrated by Gaye Knowles.
Stock no. 1402707
Published by Brockhampton Press. circa 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pedro was a market boy who grew vegetables for a living. Angelique was his little donkey, and they were very happy together until one day... Blue paper boards. Colour illustrations. 48 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Prize plate and name to front endpaper. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Couple of light marks otherwise contents are clean. Dust wrapper is price-cut. Edgeworn with a little chipping. Wrapper a little grubby.

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PEDRO AND ANGELIQUE
Written by Gaye Knowles. Illustrated by Gaye Knowles.
Stock no. 1108833
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pedro was a market boy who grew vegetables for a living. Angelique was his little donkey, and they were very happy together until one day... Blue paper boards. Colour illustrations. 48 pages. Boards clean and bright. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Minor foxing to endpapers and a few margin marks else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial wrapper is lightlly worn at edges with small chips, heavily foxed.

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NEDDY LEARNS TO COUNT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Romain Simon.
Stock no. 1310264
Published by Sandle's. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition.

Picture Story Book. Blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners worn, slight loss to top and tail of spine. There is a small worn hole to title page, also affecting first text page (one word of text missing to verso of title-page).

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THE ADVENTURES OF METHUSELAH
Written by P.R. Bowring; J.W. Dinnage. Illustrated by G.P. Richards.
Stock no. 1807051
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A true story. The Donkey Club was founded by the authors in 1951 when there was very considerable traffic in donkeys from Eire for the meat trade. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is worn at corners, a few small closed tears & chips to edges and grubby.

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WINDMILL
Written by Michael Bond. Illustrated by Tony Cattaneo.
Stock no. 1103364
Published by Studio Vista. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Large colour illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. 11 x 8.5". The story of a donkey who earnt his name "Windmill"! ISBN: 0289704529. Covers are browned.

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FOUR-FOOTED HELPERS
Written by Eleanor Helme. Illustrated by Barbara Briggs.
Stock no. 1102894
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1927. Very good condition.

Brown cloth spine. Brown boards with large colour pictorial onlay to front. 12 tipped-in colour plates and other b/w illustrations. Animals include camels, horses, dogs and oxen. Corners are worn. Some foxing to page edges and margins. Illustrations are bright.

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STIGGLES
Written by K.K. De Karroff. Illustrated by Margery Colman.
Stock no. 449477
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1943. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations throughout. Some browning to covers. Couple of corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper.

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RAINING CATS AND DONKEYS
Written by Doreen Tovey. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 591952
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1967. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 156 pages. Name and date in ink to front pastedown. Pictorial wrapper is lightly edge-creased with a couple of small nicks and a couple of very small edge-tears.

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