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TOPSY AND TIM AT THE SEASIDE
Written by Jean Adamson; Gareth Adamson. Illustrated by Jean Adamson; Gareth Adamson.
Stock no. 1327747
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1965. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps, colour illustrations throughout. 9.25 x 7". 29 pages. Covers edge rubbed/worn. Rear cover is lightly browned. Foxing and light page browning to contents.

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LITERARY AND DRAMATIC READINGS: INTRODUCTORY BOOK
Written by M. Partington; H.M. Spink. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall; George S. Dixon.
Stock no. 1327677
Published by Schofield & Sims Ltd.. 1945. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. 8 colour plates by Bestall, b/w text illustrations throughout by Bestall and Dixon. 144 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Light creases to centre of covers. Joints cracked. Some light finger marks/creases to pages else contents clean.

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RAJA THE ELEPHANT (WILD LIFE STORY READERS)
Written by C. Bernard Rutley. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1827756
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

A School reading book with exercises to rear. This is the cloth lined edition. The story of an Indian elephant. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Undated. Covers a little grubby, corners are rubbed. '3' written in pencil to inside front cover. Text block browned. Creased to lower gutter edge. Contents generally clean.

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MISKA THE SEAL (WILD LIFE STORY READERS)
Written by C. Bernard Rutley. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1827755
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

A School reading book with exercises to rear. This is the cloth lined version. A story founded on facts about fur seals born on the Pribilof Islands. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Undated. '9' written to front cover and '2' to inside front cover. Corners lightly rubbed. Covers lightly scuffed. Foxing to inside covers. Contents otherwise clean.

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SHAG THE CARIBOU (WILD LIFE STORY READERS)
Written by C. Bernard Rutley. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1827754
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A School reading book with exercises to rear. A story founded on facts about Caribou and their habitats. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Undated. Covers lightly browned and scuffed, corners rubbed, base of spine worn and split, top of spine starting to split. Text block browned. Contents a little creased, browned, some grubby margin marks. Overall a decent copy of a scarce item.

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THE DALE READERS - SECOND PRIMER
Written by Nellie Dale. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1326492
Published by George Philip & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

New Edition, entirely reset in large type. Yellow pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations throughout. Easy to read text. Unpaginated. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners a little rubbed. Covers grubby. Contents generally clean.

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FLAP YOUR WINGS
Written by P.D. Eastman. Illustrated by P.D. Eastman.
Stock no. 1826362
Published by Collins. 1972. Very good condition.

A Collins Early Bird Book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0001381571. Rear board lightly faded. Green pen mark to last printed page else contents clean.

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THE ROMANCE OF READING FIRST SERIES BOOK III PLEASANT PATHS
Written by R.K. Polkinghorne; M.I.R. Polkinghorne. Illustrated by A.H. Watson; Florence Harrison; Helen Jacobs; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1324630
Published by Oxford University Press. 1953. Very good condition.

Blue decorated cloth. Some colour plates plus many b/w text illustrations. 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine faded. Small dent to lower edges of covers. Some page corners lightly creased, lower corner of last text page neatly removed (text not affected).

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COURTNEY
Written by John Burningham. Illustrated by John Burningham.
Stock no. 1824105
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. When the children bring Courtney home he's just a loveable scruffy old dog. But the mongrel-that-nobody-wants has the most amazing talents! ISBN: 0224038680. SIGNED by the author (with dedication) to verso of front endpaper. Small bump to bottom edge of boards. Boards just slightly scuffed. Contents clean.

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TRAVELLING
Written by E.R. Boyce. Illustrated by Bruce Cornwell.
Stock no. 2140693
Published by MacMillan. Very good condition.

Oblong cardwraps. Full page colour illustrations, minimal text beneath. Easy-to-read. MacMillan's Picture Books Series. Browning to covers. Some wear to corners. Rusting to staples and to pages they've touched.

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PEOPLE WE ALL KNOW
Written by E.R. Boyce. Illustrated by Norman Meredith.
Stock no. 2140692
Published by MacMillan. Very good condition.

Oblong cardwraps. Full page colour illustrations, minimal text beneath. Easy-to-read. MacMillan's Picture Books Series. Browning to covers., with a bit of damp staining. Staples have rusted, so brown marks on pages and areas they have touched. Wear to spine.

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AT HOME
Written by E.R. Boyce. Illustrated by D.L. Mays.
Stock no. 2140691
Published by MacMillan. Very good condition.

Oblong cardwraps. Full page colour illustrations, minimal text beneath. Easy-to-read. MacMillan's Picture Books Series. Browning to covers. Some rusting to staples and pages surrounding them.

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