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EARLY READERS

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A HOLE IS TO DIG
Written by Ruth Krauss. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2126019
Published by The Bodley Head. 1976. Very good condition.

A first book of first definitions. Green pictorial boards. Brown text and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0370018060. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper.

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NATURE TALES
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1816127
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1952. Good condition.

New Edition. Old Thatch Series 14. Pictorial paperwraps. B/w illustrations. Large print text. 126 pages. Spine worn and torn at edges with some loss, cover edges worn and chipped, covers creased. Foxing to verso of covers. Browning to page edges. Some colouring of illustrations (neat). Prelims and last few pages torn from staples but still attached. The same pages have a few small closed tears at edges and one or two chips.

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A VISIT TO THE ZOO AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1816126
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1952. Almost very good condition.

New Edition. Old Thatch Series no. 16. Pictorial paperwraps. B/w illustrations. Large print text. 126 pages. Covers creased with a few small closed tears. 2" tear to front spine edge, with slight loss to top of spine and 0.75" loss to base of spine. Some bleeding from staple binding. Light browning to contents else clean and tight.

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WHERE'S MY BABY?
Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 2125250
Published by Chatto & Windus; Jarrold & Sons. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, spiral bound. Large open-out colour illustrations with small paragraph of text opposite. A lovely learning book for children. Scuffing and wear to corners and edges of covers. A few marks also to covers. Light foxing to some pages. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1815994
Published by Hampster Books. Very good condition.

Retold for Younger Readers. Early Reader Series 28. Cloth spine, pictorial paper boards. B/w illustrations. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Inscription in ink to top of title page. Light browning to text block and a few creases to contents.

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STRANG'S PENNY BOOKS THE SEVEN SONS
Written by Margaret Baker.
Stock no. 2124881
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1939. Very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. B/w and two-tone illustrations. Early reader for children aged 7-8. Browning to covers and pages. Vertical creasing to pages.

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STRANG'S PENNY BOOKS ADOLF'S DOG
Written by Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Helen Jacobs.
Stock no. 2124876
Published by Oxford University Press. 1937. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. An early reader for children 7-8.

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ANT AND BEE AND THE SECRET
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Angela Banner.
Stock no. 2124446
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition.

Book 10 in the Ant and Bee series, Ant and Bee's advertisement for school! Small oblong format. Pictorial boards, colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718200411. Spine browned. Foxing to outer page edges.

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ANT AND BEE TIME
Written by Angela Banner. Illustrated by Angela Banner.
Stock no. 2124445
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 3rd 1977. Very good condition.

Book 9 in the Ant and Bee series. Small oblong format. Blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 071820039X. Spine is a little faded, with small nick to top. Foxing to outer page edges and a few light margin marks.

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CHANGES
Written by Anthony Browne. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 1815452
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

"In this masterly book Anthony Browne explores the inner and outer worlds of change, with a spare text and powerful pictures which will be returned to again and again" - dustwrapper blurb. Very large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0862034353. Top edge of front panel of dustwrapper lightly creased.

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JACK AND JILL AND THE FRIENDLY BADGER
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317112
Published by Fleetway Publications Ltd.. 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Jack and Jill Book no. 1. Buff boards, black titles and illustration to front. Pink pictorial endpapers. Colour pictures. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and lightly rubbed.

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TIMOTHY AND MADAM MOUSE A NON-ABC BOOK
Written by Jane Thayer. Illustrated by Don Madden.
Stock no. 2123794
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1972. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Not a traditional ABC book - but still teaching children their letters. Two-tone illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0437794091. Small splits to top and tail of spine, with a little loss. Wear along cover edges. Small patch of surface paper damage to top of front cover. Foxing to covers. Some browning to pages.

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