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THE STORY OF BABAR THE LITTLE ELEPHANT
Written by Jean De Brunhoff; A.A. Milne. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2126696
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1936. Almost very good condition.

Smaller format. Orange pictorial boards. Preface by A.A. Milne. Colour illustrations throughout. This is the Third and Cheaper English Edition. Bumping and wear along cover edges and to corners; some chipping with loss. Fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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BABAR GOES TO AMERICA
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2126426
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to spine. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing. One closed tear is repaired with tape to verso. Damp mark along one edge of wrapper.

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THE STOLEN WHITE ELEPHANT
Written by Mark Twain. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 2126036
Published by P.I.C.. 1st AUSTRALIA 1987. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour illustrations. Australian edition. ISBN: 0958784523. Bumping to spine and corners. Uneven mottling to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tear to top of spine; a few grubby marks.

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UNCLE AND CLAUDIUS THE CAMEL
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125761
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A succession of fantastic adventures lead to the awesome moment when Uncle (the elephant) is chained and helpless and at the mercy of the Badford Crowd in Beave Hateman's Chamber of Horrors... Turquoise boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations throughout. 192 pages. ISBN: 0224616439. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some foxing and browning; chips and tears; a little loss.

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UNCLE AND THE TREACLE TROUBLE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125760
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The 4th in the saga of Uncle the benevolent millionaire elephant. Gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. 184 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0224612271. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss.

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UNCLE AND HIS DETECTIVE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125759
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Uncle (the elephant) is trunkdeep in trouble again! Bright yellow boards, silver title to spine. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 172 pages. Bumping and browning along cover edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some foxing and browning to pages. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing; a couple of closed tears and chips; minimal loss.

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UNCLE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317429
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Uncle is an elephant. Pink boards, gilt title to spine. Grey pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 160 pages. Spine ends bumped. Some very light rubbing to cover edges. Heavy foxing, mainly to prelims and textblock. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso, slightly edge worn and slightly grubby.

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BABAR'S FRIEND ZEPHIR
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2125001
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1947. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Cream cloth spine. Blue pictorial boards. Some light wear and browning to spine. A few marks to covers. Chipping to cover edges and a couple of corners; a little loss. Scuffing, especially to rear cover. Some foxing and a few margin marks, although contents are still very good!

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BABAR'S TRAVELS
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2125000
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 5th 1947. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Red cloth spine. Blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine is faded with some wear. Cover edges are worn, with chipping. Scuff marks to covers. Some light foxing. Contents are generally still very good and bright.

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THE ELEPHANT & THE FLOWER
Written by Brian Patten. Illustrated by Meg Rutherford.
Stock no. 1815395
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1970. Very good condition.

Almost-Fables. Contains 16 Almost-Fables. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictorial endpapers. Two-tone and b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0048230928. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Minor foxing to text block and a few grubby marks to contents.

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THE BABAR FRIEZE
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff; Olive Jones. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1814936
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

The ever-popular Babar and his friends and family appear in this exciting and colourful set of four friezes. Blue pictorial case containing friezes. ISBN: 0416219209. Blue case is rubbed at spine. Friezes have slight wear at corners where they have possibly been hung in the past.

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UNCLE AND HIS DETECTIVE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1407077
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Uncle (the elephant) is trunkdeep in trouble again! Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 172 pages. Ex-library with stamp to title page. Spine bumped. Small bumps to middle to front and rear boards. A few pale foxspots. Top of text block is a little dusty. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and browned. Small mark on spine where label has been removed. Light damp marks to top and bottom of spine - more visible on verso. A few scratch marks to panels.

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