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THE LION AND THE RAT
Written by Jean De La Fontaine; Brian Wildsmith. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith.
Stock no. 1507092
Published by Oxford University Press. 1970. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A Fable retold by Wildsmith for younger children. Large format 11.25 x 8.5". Pictorial boards. Striking colour pictures. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges, minimal bumping. Tiny spot of surface paper damage to front cover. Grubby fingermarks to title page and page opposite. Light stain to edge of front endpaper and half-title page. Some fingering to contents. Dustwrapper is chipped at ends of spine and folds. Spine creased. Publisher's protective wrapper is creased on rear flap. Front flap is creased, slightly grubby and has small original price sticker.
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THE LION AND THE UNICORN
Written by Hans Baumann. Illustrated by Ulrik Schramm.
Stock no. 1506730
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st UK 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Anne is afraid of the dark and to her brother's surprise it is from the gentle unicorns her uncle carves as figure-heads for sailing ships that she finally learns courage. Red cloth, silver title to spine. Colour illustrations. 49 pages. Translated by Katharine Potts. A little wear to spine and corners. Nick to top edge of rear cover. Small bookseller's label to front pastedown. Light page edge browning to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few tears and chips, slight loss from top of spine. Rear panel grubby.
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LIONBOY
Written by Zizou Corder.
Stock no. 1806627
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Charlie Ashanti can speak Cat... when his mum and dad go missing the cats are the only friends he can turn to. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Blue pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 0141380241. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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LIONBOY: THE CHASE
Written by Zizou Corder.
Stock no. 1806626
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, red title to spine. Charlie is on the run from an amazing floating circus with six homesick, beautiful Lions. Second in the 'Lionboy' series. ISBN: 0141380527. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE OLD LION AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Irene Hawkins.
Stock no. 1302517
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, red titles and small vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 155 pages. 8 x 5.5". Four of Walter de La Mare's best animal stories. Spine and corners bumped otherwise cloth bright. A couple of pages loose but all complete. Creasing to edges of loose pages otherwise contents clean. Piece missing to spine of pictorial wrapper.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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LIONBOY: THE CHASE
Written by Zizou Corder.
Stock no. 1101937
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, red title to spine. Charlie is on the run from an amazing floating circus with six homesick, beautiful Lions. Second in the 'Lionboy' series. ISBN: 0141380527.
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HOW LEO LEARNED TO BE KING
Written by Marcus Pfister. Illustrated by Marcus Pfister.
Stock no. 450135
Published by North-South Books. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Translated by J. Alison James. ISBN: 1558589139. 2nd printing. Wrapper a bit grubby.
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TREED BY A PRIDE OF IRATE LIONS
Written by Nathan Zimelman. Illustrated by Toni Goffe.
Stock no. 450017
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1st USA 1990. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

American Edition. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0316988022.
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IN THE LAND OF THE LION
Written by Cherry Kearton.
Stock no. 734630
Published by Arrowsmith. 1931. Almost very good condition.

A lovely collection of personal stories told by the author about the different animal encounters experienced in Africa. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 88 b/w photgraphic plates to contents. 256 pages. Covers a bit darkened and bumped. Presentation plate to front pastedown. One plate a little loose but not yet detached. Contents lightly foxed but generally bright.
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LIONBOY: THE CHASE
Written by Zizou Corder.
Stock no. 426413
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, red title to spine. Charlie is on the run from an amazing floating circus with six homesick, beautiful Lions. Second in the 'Lionboy' series. ISBN: 0141380527. Pictorial wrapper is a little creased to edges.
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THE ADVENTURES OF LEO THE LION
Written by Vera M. Clarke. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 560366
Published by C. & J. Temple Ltd.. 1947. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

White pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Corners worn. Attractive pictorial wrapper is torn with substantial loss to rear.
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THE OLD LION AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Irene Hawkins.
Stock no. 316205
Published by Faber & Faber. 4th 1945. Very good condition.

Cream cloth, blue titles and vignette to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 155 pages. 8 x 5.5". Small name to free-endpaper. Spine and corners bumped. A very good copy.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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