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THE FIRST ROSETTE
Written by Christine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 2131549
Published by Burke Publishing Company Ltd.. 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. B/w text illustrations. 172 pages. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; tears and chips; a little loss.
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OUR PONIES
Written by Allen W. Seaby. Illustrated by Allen Seaby.
Stock no. 2130689
Published by Penguin. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 78. Illustrated covers. B/w textual illustrations. Pictorial paperwraps. Foxing to front cover and first couple of pages.
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WAR HORSE
Written by Michael Morpurgo.
Stock no. 1817513
Published by Egmont. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Bombarded by artillery, with bullets knocking riders from his back, Joey tells a powerful story of the truest of friendships in the worst of wars. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781405264716.
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LITTLE MAGIC HORSE
Written by Peter Ershoff; Tatiana Balkoff Drowne. Illustrated by Vera Bock.
Stock no. 2130166
Published by The Macmillan Company. 1st thus 1942. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Russian tale translated by Drowne. Blue cloth, black title to spine. Pink and white pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. SIGNED by translator, with dedications on half-title and title page. Damp marks and spotting to covers. Numbers in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn with uneven fading; some loss.
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KITTY THE CARAVAN HORSE
Written by Kay Nicol. Illustrated by Maureen Bradley.
Stock no. 2128258
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. An Antelope Book. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 024189705X.
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THE WHITE GALLOPER
Written by Phyllis Hallett. Illustrated by Phyllis Hallett.
Stock no. 2127483
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A girl passes the antique dealer's window on the way home from school in Greenwich and is overwhelmed by a large white horse rearing out at her in the evening gloom. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0234775351. Some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips, but minimal loss.
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ESCAPE TO THE DOWNS
Written by Hester Knight. Illustrated by Raoul Millais.
Stock no. 2127238
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with white title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some foxing.
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THE RACEHORSE WHO DISAPPEARED
Written by Clare Balding. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 2126308
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2017. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Where do you hide a stolen horse? B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780141374468. SIGNED by author to half-title page. Pale damp mark along bottom edge of rear cover. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with damp marking to bottom edge of rear panel.
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JACK JOUETT'S RIDE
Written by Gail E. Haley. Illustrated by Gail E. Haley.
Stock no. 1317402
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Originally published in the USA - this is UK edition. One man riding against many mounted soldiers.... ISBN: 0370020383. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly browned with some very slight wear to top edges and price scribble over with red biro.
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FRISK THE FOAL
No author listed. Illustrated by Gregor Ian Smith.
Stock no. 2125123
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Father Tuck Little Book. Green pictorial boards. Very small format. Delightful full-page colour illustrations throughout. Remains of old bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned and foxed with some grubby marks; edge-torn and chipped, with a few pieces of loss.
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LITTLE HORSE, LITTLE HORSE
Written by Edith Lowe.
Stock no. 2125119
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Circa 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Father Tuck Little Book. Small square format. Small chips to base of spine. Wear to corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Home made 'library ticket' stuck to front endpaper. Crease to front endpaper. Wrapper is grubby and creased with tears and chips and a little loss.
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THE DISCONTENTED PONY
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2124337
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Illustrated buff boards. Colour illustrations. A few page margin marks. Wrapper is torn at lower spine, chipped at corner and slightly foxed.
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