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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) A TRIP ABROAD
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1318343
Published by Country Life. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

Very large format. Colour pictorial boards. Fabulous colour lithograph illustrations. 32 pages. Spine and corners worn. Edges rubbed with some wear. Covers a bit grubby and scuffed. Some foxing and some grubby fingermarks at page edges.
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BUTTERFLIES IN BRITAIN
Written by Richard Chopping. Illustrated by Richard Chopping.
Stock no. 1318088
Published by Penguin. Circa 1947. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 29. Pictorial boards. Covers are slightly grubby. Small chip in surface paper to edge of front cover. Tiny pin hole to rear cover. Contents clean.
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MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND BIRDS
Written by R.B. Talbot Kelly. Illustrated by R.B. Talbot Kelly.
Stock no. 2131410
Published by Penguin. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No.65. Foxing to covers; some creasing and grubby marks; also small inscription in red ink to front cover. Light page corner creasing; some foxing.
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LARGER ANIMALS OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Eileen Mayo. Illustrated by Eileen Mayo.
Stock no. 2130233
Published by Pleiades Books Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial hard card covers with cloth spine. Colour lithographs and b/w illustrations. A little fraying to cloth at base of spine. Top corner of rear cover has surface paper damage. A few marks to covers.
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WITH NAPOLEON IN RUSSIA 1812
Written by H.A. Vossler; Walter Wallich. Illustrated by Christian-Wilhelm Von Faber Du Faur.
Stock no. 2130040
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1970. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Diary of Lt. H.A. Vossler, a soldier of the Grand Army 1812-1813. Two tone lithographs. Pictorial boards. Some light wear along cover edges. Slip case is very good - some browning and a couple of small nicks at corners.
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FABLES FROM AESOP AND OTHERS
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Arnrid Johnston.
Stock no. 2129671
Published by Transatlantic Arts Ltd.. Very good condition.

Dusky-pink pictorial boards. Blue cloth spine. Very nice full-page colour illustrations. 23 fables. 48pp. 10.5 x 7.5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are somewhat faded - very, very pale pink now. Some fading to spine. Bookplate from a previous owner stuck to front endpaper. Odd margin mark. Illustrations are still nice and bright.
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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Written by Jonathan Swift. Illustrated by Edward Bawden.
Stock no. 2128476
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1965. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine with gilt titles. Pictorial boards. Colour lithographs. Spine is bumped and browned. Slip case only good - split all way along one edge and partially along another edge.
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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2126005
Published by Country Life. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format, purple pictorial boards, cloth spine. Delightful lithographed colour illustrations throughout. Bumping to a couple of corners. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Odd margin mark. Illustrations are beautifully bright! Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few closed tears to edges; a couple have tape repairs to verso. Some edge-creasing also to wrapper.
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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) BUYS A FARM
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2126004
Published by Country Life. 1st 1942. Very good condition.

Yellow pictorial card wraps. Large format. 32pp. Beautiful colour lithographic illustrations throughout. Just under 1" split to base of spine; smaller split to top. Creasing to cover corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Surface paper lifting (two lines) to inside front cover, where it appears that a previous inscription has been erased. A few margin marks; some corner creasing to pages. Illustrations are still lovely and bright!
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MOUNTAIN AND MOORLAND BIRDS
Written by R.B. Talbot Kelly. Illustrated by R.B. Talbot Kelly.
Stock no. 1610637
Published by Penguin. 1st 1947. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No.65. Staples rusted. Small chip missing from top edge of rear cover.
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WATERWAYS OF THE WORLD
Written by W.J. Bassett-Lowke. Illustrated by Laurence Dunn.
Stock no. 1610636
Published by Penguin Books. c. 1944. Slightly better than very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 32. Pictorial paper wraps. Staples rusted. Small mark to rear cover.
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MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB AND OTHER NURSERY SONGS
Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 2124246
Published by Penguin. 1st 1951. Good condition.

Puffin Picture Book 91. Oblong format. Pink pictorial paper wraps. Delightful colour illustrations. Words and music. Contents are almost detached from covers, which are unevenly faded and foxed; damp mark along bottom edge and a couple of nicks. Contents are still very good - lovely and bright!
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