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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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FUZZYPEG GOES TO SCHOOL
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1316166
Published by Collins. 7th 1972. Slightly better than very good condition.

Grey pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. 62 numbered pages. Very pale page browning and a light musty smell to contents. Publishers original price sticker to rear cover.
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GREY RABBIT AND THE WANDERING HEDGEHOG
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1316163
Published by Collins. 10th 1971. Slightly better than very good condition.

Yellow pictorial boards. Green/white pictorial endpapers. 63 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0001941151. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Very pale page browning and a slight musty smell to contents. Publishers original price sticker to rear cover.
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PRICKLES AND PRIXIE THE QUADS
Written by Helen Lancaster. Illustrated by Helen Lancaster.
Stock no. 1505364
Published by Wilding & Son Ltd.. 1st 1963. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Buff paper boards with oval pictorial onlay and dark titles. Small format 5.5 x 4". Colour and b/w illustrations. 54 pages. Couple of faint marks to top corner of front cover and front endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little grubby with small tear to top of front fold.
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THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGY-WINKLE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1404513
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Small format. Beige boards with red lettering and colour onlay to front. 59 pages. Colour illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Small bump to bottom of rear board. Book leans a little to one side. Couple of hinges cracked. Light foxing and browning to endpapers. Very light browning to page edged otherwise contents are generally clean. Dustwrapper is in two pieces with spine missing (although there is a small detached piece). Wrapper is edge worn, chipped and grubby
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE HAPPY HEDGEHOG BAND
Written by Martin Waddell. Illustrated by Jill Barton.
Stock no. 1404378
Published by Walker Books. 1991. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations. ISBN: 0744519136. Corners a little bumped. A little light fingering otherwise contents are clean.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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