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THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1814708
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1937. Almost very good condition.

An Uncle Toby Book. Brown cloth spine, chequered pictorial front board. B/w text illustrations plus colour plates. Ebenezer Bristles is a hedgehog. Boards marked, edges rubbed, corners worn. Sticker over name to verso of frontispiece. A few margin marks. Binding a little loose to front hinge.

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THE HEDGEHOG FEAST
Written by Rowena Stott. Illustrated by Edith Holden.
Stock no. 1507571
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Based on Edith Holden's exquisite water-colour illustrations, Rowena Stott has added the words to the paintings to make up a delightful story about the hedgehog family. Brown glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0718116933. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. All pages slightly rippled. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a faded spine. Small yellow label to front flap.

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THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGY-WINKLE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1507131
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige paper boards with green titles to front and spine. 5.5 x 4". 84 pages. Top of spine bumped. A couple of faint pencil numbers to front pastedown. Contents clean otherwise. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a few chips and tears, slight loss from bottom of front panel. Panels browned, spine very browned. Also slightly grubby, tiny patch of surface paper damage to rear panel.

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MONTY WOODPIG'S CARAVAN
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1813459
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, green title to spine and vignette to front cover. 4 wonderful colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Monty was a Bachelor Hedgehog of settled habits but he was lonely... Yellow boards clean and bright. Minor foxing to text block. A few scattered foxspots to contents. 1" closed tear to gutter edge page 15/16. All plates present. Price-cut yellow pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears and scuffed.

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BRAMBLE
Written by Margery Colman. Illustrated by Margery Colman.
Stock no. 1506926
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1945. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Bramble is a hedgehog but he is so absentminded that he needs an alarm clock to wake him up. Blue cloth covers with brown titles and vignette. Colour and b/w illustrations 32 pages. Covers grubby and marked. Small hole to cloth on rear cover. A few grubby fingermarks, mainly to lower margins. Erased initials to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is very grubby with some loss, mainly from ends of spine and folds. 3" tear to front panel repaired on verso with clear tape. A couple of other small tears also repaired on verso.

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THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGY-WINKLE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316331
Published by Frederick Warne; The Penguin Group. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Limited Edition Cased Set, special numbered edition of 125 sets to commemorate the centenary of the first publication in 1905. Small format book with cream cloth and silver titles. 56 numbered pages, all edges gilt. With explanatory leaflet giving a brief biography of Beatrix Potter and the history of the publication of The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle. Contained in a burgundy hinged box with silver title and rectangular onlay to front. Also includes a burgundy leather foil-blocked bookmark. ISBN: 0723255156. It is unlikely the book has ever been opened (still a very tight binding). There are a couple of tiny/light scuff marks to presentation box edges, the box is further protected by a white card slip band. This is copy no. 59. Contained in original brown packaging box (with limitation details label to front and 'cotton' (referring to binding) written in blue biro to front. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGY-WINKLE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1506613
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. circa 1910. Slightly better than good condition.

Green boards, white titles and pictorial onlay to front. 85 pages. Colour pictures. 0.5" of backstrip missing from top of spine. A little bumping and wear to base of spine and corners. Spine and some cover edges browned. Name in ink to front endpaper. A couple of hinges cracked. Contents very good.

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THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1314881
Published by Humphrey Milford. circa 1920. Fair condition.

A Uncle Toby Book. Brown cloth spine, chequered pictorial front board. B/w text illustrations plus colour plates. Ebenezer Bristles is a hedgehog. Covers are edge worn and scuffed. Damp damage to page edges throughout. A couple of pages are loose but still present. A reading copy of an early edition.

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MR. PRICKLES HOW HE GOT LOST
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 1403366
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Very good condition.

Small square format. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Covers a little grubby. Tiny split to bottom of spine. Contents are generally clean.

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MONTY WOODPIG AND HIS BUBBLEBUZZ CAR
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1314066
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with dark yellow title to spine and vignette to front cover. 4 colour plates + b/w illustrations. 64 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Endpapers browned. Heavy foxing to textblock (outer page edges). Child's pencil writing of the word "The" to front pastedown has been erased but still evident. Dustwrapper is just a little bit edge rubbed. A super copy. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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QUILL'S ADVENTURES IN THE GREAT BEYOND
Written by John Waddington-Feather.
Stock no. 1207793
Published by Hambleside Publishers. 1st 1980. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Adventures of Quill the Hedgehog. Green boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0860420248. SIGNED by author - 'To Becky with all good wishes Uncle John (John Waddington-Feather) June 1980'.

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THE ADVENTURES OF PRICKLES AND PRIXIE
Written by Helen Lancaster. Illustrated by Helen Lancaster.
Stock no. 1708322
Published by Wilding & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pale blue boards with black titles and oval onlay to front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations. Prickles and Prixie are hedgehogs. Wrapper a little grubby with 1" closed tear.

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