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GIANTS AND OGRES

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A BOOK OF GIANTS
Written by Ruth Manning-Sanders. Illustrated by Robin Jacques.
Stock no. 2125872
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed with edge-creasing; a couple of closed tears and nicks; minimal loss. Some browning also to wrapper.

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THE BFG
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2124365
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

9.5 x 6 ins. Grey boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A wonderful tale of a Giant who captures a small girl, Sophie and their plan to make the world safe from Giants. ISBN: 0224020404. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with browned spine.

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THE BOOK OF GIANT STORIES
Written by David L. Harrison. Illustrated by Philippe Fix.
Stock no. 1317025
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st UK 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Though these tales of Giants and witches have a ring of folklore, they are entirely original and told very much in the modern manner. Beautifully illustrated in colour. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 0224007564. Some slight wear to spine and corners. Heavy foxing to endpapers. Duswrapper is faded to spine and edges.

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THE GIANT SURPRISE - A NARNIA STORY
Written by Hiawyn Oram. Illustrated by Tudor Humphries.
Stock no. 1406226
Published by Harper Collins Childrens Books. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Inspired by the stories of C.S.Lewis. Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 10" x 10" ISBN: 0007143206. Spine a little bumped. Contents excellent. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn. Chip to top rear corner.

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GIANTS
Written by Sarah Teale; David Larkin. Illustrated by Julek Heller; Carolyn Scrace; Juan Wijngaard.
Stock no. 1506293
Published by Harry N. Abrams; George Allen & Unwin; Pan Books. 1980. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Giant lore with an exploration of the various types and forms of giant, their ethnic origins, habits, customs, and cultures, and human fiction on the subject, magnificently illustrated in superb paintings. Large format. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. 191 pages. 12" x 8.5". ISBN: 0043980058. Minimal wear to spine and corners. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with light creasing. Slight browning to edges.

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THE MIAMI GIANT
Written by Arthur Yorinks. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1504455
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0062050680. SIGNED by Sendak on front endpaper. Contents clean and bright. Dustwrapper has a little loss from top of spine, small nick to base of spine and a 0.5" tear to bottom of rear fold.

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THE MIAMI GIANT
Written by Arthur Yorinks. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1502956
Published by Harper Collins. 1st USA 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0062050680. A little bumping to top corners. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly edge worn with small tear to top of rear flap fold.

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THE MIAMI GIANT
Written by Arthur Yorinks. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2114494
Published by Harper Collins. 1st USA 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0062050680. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; some creasing to edges.

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THE HELPFUL GIANT
Written by Eileen Arthurton. Illustrated by Jennetta Vise.
Stock no. 1502500
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of stories for children about the giant Seven League Boots, Esquire. Orange cloth covers with black titles and vignette of giant to front cover. B/w illustrations. 137 pages. Spine bumped and slightly faded. Corners a little worn. Endpapers browned. A few fox spots, mainly to prelims and text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and a little loss from top of spine. Small pin hole to front fold. Bottom corner of front fold has been cut off, price is stamped above. Some foxing and rear panel is a bit grubby.

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THE MIAMI GIANT
Written by Arthur Yorinks. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1402395
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0062050680. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Couple of small scuff marks to bottom boards. Contents bright and clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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GIANTS AND THINGS
Written by Cubitt Lucey. Illustrated by Jean Cumming.
Stock no. 1401909
Published by Burns Oates And Washbourne Ltd.. 1st 1937. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Pink cloth boards. Black titles to spine and front. B/w full page illustrations. Top edge pink. 198 pages. Spine and corners bumped. A couple of marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and name to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxing, mainly to page edges. Dustwrapper is worn with small tears and some loss. Rear panel is grubby. Spine may be faded. Verso is browned. A decent copy of a scarce book.

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STORIES FROM ELFLAND: TOO-TALL THE GIANT
Written by Agnes Grozier Herbertson.
Stock no. 1204201
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Circa 1930. Good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. B/w illustrations. 1" tear to base of spine. Ink school stamp to inside front cover. One page has large closed tear.

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