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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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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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Written by Henry Drummond. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 1815394
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1925. Good condition.

Includes two stories "The Monkey That Would Not Kill" and "Gum". Red cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover. 16 full-page b/w plates. 115 pages. Spine frayed, split and worn with loss to top affecting 'The' of the title. Board corners worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper dated 1925. Some hinges pulled and a few grubby marks to contents.

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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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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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Written by Arthur Groom. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 1506736
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1947. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards show two monkeys on skis. Blue spine. Two tone illustrations throughout. 124 pages. 10 x 7.5". First story is "Piko's Bow and Arrow". Spine bumped, worn and browned. Corners bumped and worn with light stain to lower front corner. Rear cover slightly marked. Endpapers browned and foxed. Just an odd mark to contents.

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Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 1405802
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition.

Zozo was later reissued as "Curious George" with updated text. This is the original edition. Yellow pictorial card wraps. Bright colour illustrations. Spine a little bumped. Corners bumped and rubbed. Covers creased and grubby with a small piece of surface paper damage to rear cover. Faint red writing to top of verso of front endpaper. Erased pencil writing from belongs to page which has left indentation of words. Creasing to some pages. Couple of small closed tears to page edges. Some foxing and fingering to contents.

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Written by Ada Harrison. Illustrated by Robert Austin.
Stock no. 1405583
Published by J. Fairston. Slightly better than good condition.

Number One of the Tally-Ho Books. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Tombo is a monkey. 47 pages. 7" x 4.5". Spine and corners grubby. Covers creased and grubby. Closed tear to the top of one page. Some grubby marks.

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Written by Rex Tucker. Illustrated by Lois Castellain.
Stock no. 1505062
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Seven Stories for Children. Monk is a monkey and Bun is a rabbit. Pink cloth boards, blue title to spine and vignette of Monk and Bun to front. Black, red & white illustrations. 63 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Tiny brown spot to front cover. Ink inscription to front endpaper. A little light foxing otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with chips and tears, lightly browned and foxed with some grubby marks.

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Written by P.L. Travers. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 2116395
Published by Collins. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Lime green boards with black title to spine. B/w frontis by Keeping. ISBN: 0001952404. Bumping to base of spine. Scuff mark along front cover. White correction fluid mark to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-wear.

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Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2114783
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Circa 1946. Almost very good condition.

16 large colour plates. B/w text illus throughout. Blue cloth boards, pictorial onlay to front. 83pp. Large format. Pencil scribble to covers, with foxing to spine. Pictorial onlay also has piece of damage, where it is wrinkled and torn, so that you can see blue cloth through, to title. All 16 colour plates are present and lovely and bright. Name in ink to half-title page. A few grubby margin marks.

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Written by Lurline McGuinness. Illustrated by Galina Herbert.
Stock no. 1502756
Published by Angus & Robertson Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Muff is sure everyone knows about circus monkeys, and is surprised to find he is wrong. When he meets Australian bush animals and birds there is plenty of excitement. Black boards with gilt titles. Illustrated endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 29 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Light browning to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with loss from base of spine. Tears have been repaired on verso with clear tape.

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