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TIME AND THE CLOCKMICE ETCETERA
Written by Peter Dickinson. Illustrated by Emma Chichester-Clark.
Stock no. 2117918
Published by Doubleday. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0385403658. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1314780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1903. Very good condition.

First edition, second printing with double-page endpaper used twice. Burgundy boards with white titles and onlay of the Tailor mouse on front cover. 85 pages. Small format. Beautiful colour illustrations throughout. The second book in the series of Beatrix Potter tales and Beatrix's personal favourite. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to half -title page. Erased pencil writing to verso of frontis. A few light finger creases to pages otherwise contents are bright and clean. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE MOUSEWIFE
Written by Rumer Godden. Illustrated by William Pene Du Bois.
Stock no. 1403797
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red vignette of mouse and title to front. Superb b/w text illustrations throughout. 37 numbered pages. 9 x 6.5". A little bumping to spine and corners. Slight fading to bottom of boards. Light foxing to top of boards. Front board is a little bowed. Foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edgeworn and creased. Spine is browned. Panels are foxed. Verso of wrapper is browned. Small ink stamp to front panel.

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SIMPKIN AND THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER A MUSICAL PLAY
Written by John M. Phillips; Douglas Young.
Stock no. 2115997
Published by F. Warne & Co.. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Based on The Tailor of Gloucester by Beatrix Potter, adapted for stage by John Phillips, music by Douglas Young. Large format. Red pictorial cardwraps. 95 pages. ISBN: 072324023X. Some fading to spine. Sticker glue mark to front cover.

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CHRISTMAS TREAT
Written by Edna O'Brien. Illustrated by Peter Stevenson.
Stock no. 1503804
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1982. Slightly better than good condition.

The sequel to The Dazzle. No longer nervous since meeting Mattie, the mouse with the magic dazzle, Tim sets off with them on a night visit to the city to see the Christmas decorations. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 44 pages. ISBN: 03400279710. Signed by Author with dedication to publisher's page, also inscription below. Heavy bump to top of faded spine affects pages too, base of spine has some loss. One page is detached but still present. A couple of pages have small marks but most are clean.

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LITTLE MISS PINK'S SCHOOL
Written by Rodney Bennett. Illustrated by Astrid Walford.
Stock no. 1314213
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Good condition.

The Little Miss Pink Books series. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to text. Spine and corners bumped and worn, covers edge rubbed. Slight loss of paper covering to spine. Edges of rear cover are discoloured. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and erased pencil writing to same. Endpapers lightly browned. Some spotting and other marks to contents which also have a musty smell. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown.

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THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1314191
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

Blue-grey boards, white lettering. Hexagonal pictorial onlay of the little mouse on front cover. Date on title page. First two printings believed to be identical. 16mo. 84 pages. Double-page endpaper occuring twice. Spine and corners bumped, slight fading to spine and tiny touch-ups at top and bottom. Joints were cracked and have been neatly repaired. Some slight surface paper damage to top edge of rear pastedown. Pale page edge browning and some very light finger creases to page margins otherwise contents clean.

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THE MOUSEWIFE
Written by Rumer Godden. Illustrated by William Pene Du Bois.
Stock no. 1313728
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red vignette of mouse and title to front. Superb b/w text illustrations throughout. 37 numbered pages. 9 x 6.5". Ink school stamps to pastedowns and to title-page. Endpapers lightly browned. Light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher (with new price printed above), is slightly edge rubbed with small chip to top of spine.

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THE FINAL RECKONING
Written by Robin Jarvis. Illustrated by Robin Jarvis.
Stock no. 1313396
Published by Simon & Schuster Young Books. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Book three of The Deptford Mice. Glazed pictorial boards. 305 pages. Full-page b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0750002719. Tiny indentation to lower edge of front cover. Faint splash marks to top edge of textblock (also affecting top edge of dustwrapper rear flap). Some very slight rubbing to dustwrapper edges.

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INSPECTOR MOUSE
Written by Bernard Stone. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1312726
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0905478843. Minimal rubbing to corners, spine very slightly sunned. Name and date in black biro to front endpaper. Some light foxing to endpapers else contents clean.

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TIME STOPS FOR NO MOUSE
Written by Michael Hoeye.
Stock no. 1312526
Published by Puffin Books. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A Hermux Tantamoq adventure. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Blue endpapers. 261 pages. ISBN: 0670913065. SIGNED by the author to title-page. Light page browning throughout. Contains a bookmark promoting the title.

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COMPLETE VERSION OF YE THREE BLIND MICE
Written by John W. Ivimey. Illustrated by Walton Corbould.
Stock no. 1312442
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pink pictorial boards. Delightful colour and b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped, some very slight fading to cover edges. A few large but light foxspots to contents. Light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price sticker above and is just a little grubby.

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