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NEDDY'S DAY
Written by Kris. Illustrated by Kris.
Stock no. 1507101
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Pixie Book. Small format 4 x 4", pictorial boards, colour pictures of Neddy the toy donkey. Some fading to spine and cover edges. Light browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some fading to spine and folds, also a little grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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NED THE LONELY DONKEY
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1406619
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Series 497. Illustrated buff boards. Colour illustrations. Early reprint. Spine and corners bumped. Light marks to edges of a few pages otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Wrapper is foxed and a little scuffed. Name in ink to front flap.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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DANDY THE DONKEY
Written by Walter Trier. Illustrated by Walter Trier.
Stock no. 1315868
Published by Nicholson And Watson. 1st 1943. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Yellow cloth with red title and black illustration to front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout with text below. Covers are a bit grubby and slightly spotted. Heavy foxing, mainly to endpapers and first few and last few pages. Some light fingering to page margins. A decent copy of a very scarce title.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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NOEL'S HAPPY DAY
Written by Hilda Boden. Illustrated by Dorothy Clark.
Stock no. 1502866
Published by Burke. 1st 1961. Very good condition.

Pale blue boards with dark blue titles to spine. Green and black and b/w illustrations. 124 pages. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Dent towards bottom of spine. Front joint starting to crack next to title page. 2/6 in ink to top corner of title page. Just a few fox spots.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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PABLO THE ROCKING DONKEY
Written by Dinah. Illustrated by Dinah.
Stock no. 1312295
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. circa 1967. Very good condition.

Tall, slim format. Red glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some foxing to contents and light marks to title-page.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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A JOB FOR NOEL
Written by Hilda Boden. Illustrated by Dorothy Clark.
Stock no. 1502237
Published by Burke. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

It all started with a telephone call from Mrs. Bentley of Bourton Hall. She asked Mrs Trapper to send one of her donkey boys over with a donkey for her grand-daughter to ride. A Wren Book. Green boards with black titles to spine. Two-tone illustrations. 123 pages. Bumping to spine and top corners. Marks to front endpaper, possibly from removal of a label. Contents very good. Price-cut dustwrapper has tear to lower half of spine plus other edge tears and creasing. Front panel scuffed, rear panel a bit grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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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