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THE "DESERTED FISHING VILLAGE"
Written by Wendy Barnes. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 2138153
Published by Tally-Ho Books. Very good condition.

Being the Further Adventures of Timothy and Peter. Green cloth spine. Pictorial covers. Colour illustrations. Some wear to covers, with a few marks.

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THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop.
Stock no. 2138021
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st thus 1921. Very good condition.

The adventures of three monkeys! Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover; small vignette to front cover. 12 plates (4 b/w, others colour), b/w chapter head and tail pieces. Heavy browning to spine and cover edges. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. All plates present.

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LAWSON WOOD'S MERRY MONKEYS
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2137116
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Circa 1945. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth, large pictorial onlay to front cover showing monkey as captain of ship. 16 glorious colour plates. Fading to top and tail of spine and edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss and marks.

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WOEFUL AND THE WASPBERRIES
Written by Ivy L. Wallace. Illustrated by Ivy L. Wallace.
Stock no. 1322391
Published by Collins. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

Animal Shelf Series No. 3. Woeful is a monkey and he has forgotten Timothy's birthday! Pictorial paper boards. Green decorated endpapers. Lovely colour illustrations. Unpaginated. 5.5 x 4". Covers are edge worn. Some hinges are slightly pulled and there is some faint foxing.

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RAFFY AND THE 9 MONKEYS
Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 1322251
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Raffy is a lonely giraffe who takes in 9 monkeys when the forest is cut down. Covers edge worn. Spine bumped at head and tail. Small mark and a long scratch mark to rear cover. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Child's pencil writing has been erased to front free-endpaper.

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JACKO AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Jean Sutcliffe. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 1322205
Published by The Bodley Head Ltd. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Jacko is a high-spirited monkey. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 96 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Small mark to edge of front cover. Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and slightly grubby. There is also another wrapper with this copy which has been kept bright and clean (just a few minor foxspots) by the wrapper on top.

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THE TALE OF BABI MONKEY
Written by Valerie Magill. Illustrated by C.H.G. Moorhouse.
Stock no. 1321782
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

White boards with picture to front. Colour illustrations throughout. Covers slightly browned and foxed, some wear and slight loss of backing paper to spine. Musty smell to contents. Finger creases to contents. Crease to top corner of last couple of pages. Where the edge of the title-page is bound at the back of the book there is a small piece missing to the bottom.

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GRAN'POP'S BOOK OF FUN
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2127702
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format, pictorial card wraps. Superb full page colour illustrations of Gran'pop monkey and his friends and relations. Grubby marks to covers; some foxing. Staples to spine have rusted. Creasing to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Margin tear to last page. A few margin marks.

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THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop.
Stock no. 2126734
Published by Alfred A. Knopf. 1st USA 1919. Very good condition.

The adventures of three monkeys! Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine front cover, which also has vignette. 8 beautiful colour plates and 4 full page b/w plates. Also b/w chapter head and tail pieces. American edition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to a few pages and outer page edges. Ragged edges to some pages, where it appears that the pages were at one time uncut.

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BABAR'S FRIEND ZEPHIR
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2125178
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1937. Good condition.

Yellow cloth spine, blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Large format Damaged to base of spine; some splitting and fraying to cloth. Grubby marks. Covers are marked and scuffed, with some indentation marks. Front joint is cracked. Foxing to pages, with some grubby margin marks.

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LITTLE MONKEY SAYS GOOD NIGHT
Written by Ann Whitford Paul. Illustrated by David Walker.
Stock no. 1316987
Published by David Bennett Books. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1856025012.

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THE COOL RIDE IN THE SKY
Written by Diane Wolkstein. Illustrated by Paul Galdone.
Stock no. 1814296
Published by World's Work. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An adaption of the tale 'Straighten Up and Fly Right'. A sly buzzard entices one animal after another into taking a "cool ride" with him. Then the monkey, wanting to protect his friends, devises a plan to force the buzzard to "straighten up and fly right." Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0437860205. Gift inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at edges.

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