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BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2135592
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Yellow titles. 24 colour plates. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Some fading to edges. Corners creased to a few pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine; edge-creased with tears and chips, but minimal loss.

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WINNI ALLFOURS
Written by Babette Cole. Illustrated by Babette Cole.
Stock no. 2135568
Published by Hamish Hamilton Ltd. 1ST 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0241133696.

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RICHARD
Written by Charles Keeping. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 2135564
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1973. Very good condition.

The story of Richard, a Police Horse belonging to the Mounted Branch of the Metropolitan Police Force. Brilliant full-page colour pictures, minimal text. Pictorial boards. Large format. 11 x 8.5 inches. Unpaginated. ISBN: 0192796917. Light bumping to spine and cover edges. Fading to spine.

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WAR HORSE
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Alan Marks.
Stock no. 1321799
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2016. Fine condition.

In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Dramatic blue, red and black pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BLACK BEAUTY HIS GROOMS AND COMPANIONS
Written by Anna Sewell; Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Annette Hamley-Jenkins.
Stock no. 1321721
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2018. Fine condition.

Introduced by Morpurgo. Black pictorial cloth. 6 colour plates. 201 pages. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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SHETLAND PEG
Written by Joanna Stubbs. Illustrated by Joanna Stubbs.
Stock no. 1321613
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. Very good condition.

Peg was a Shetland pony that liked to jump. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0571083226. Early reprint without a date (assume it is not 1968 as it has a 10 digit ISBN which did not come into use until 1970). Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents clean. Covers lightly browned.

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A PONY FOR SALE
Written by Diana Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 1321503
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seagull library edition. Blue boards, silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Page browning throughout. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed and just a little grubby to rear panel.

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PLENTY OF PONIES
Written by Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1321502
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seagull Library edition. Blue boards with silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Page browning to contents. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and slightly edge worn.

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THE DISCONTENTED PONY
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2135160
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1951. Fair condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Pale green boards with square pictorial onlay to front and black titles. Colour illustrations. Browning to spine rear cover and cover edges; some grubby marks. Front joint is completely BROKEN! Ink stamp to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-chipped with foxing and marks; minimal loss.

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BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1321401
Published by Jarrolds; Boots the Chemists. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 18 tipped-in plates in colour, specially drawn for this edition. Published for Boots The Chemist. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some light scratch marks to covers and browning to spine. Foxing and a musty smell to contents. Plates present and fine.

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WAR HORSE
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Alan Marks.
Stock no. 2134403
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Fine condition.

In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Dramatic blue, red and black pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Contained in matching pictorial slipcase. Complete with Folio Society War Horse bookmark.

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THE RED PONY
Written by John Steinbeck. Illustrated by Wesley Dennis.
Stock no. 2134380
Published by The Viking Press. 1st thus 1945. Very good condition.

Grey cloth, blue title label and gilt title to spine, pictorial onlay to front cover. Superb colour illustrations. Top and tail of spine slightly rubbed. A lovely clean copy contained in blue slipcase which is worn and repaired with clear tape.

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