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FAVOURITE PICTURE BOOK FOR THE NURSERY
No author listed.
Stock no. 1325562
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1st 1871. Almost very good condition.

Four sections entitled "Pictures for Pets with rambling rhymes", "Illustrated Proverbs for the Nursery", "The Queen and Princesses of Dolly Land" and "New Scenes of Monkey Life". Each section has four rhymes and four vibrant oil-colour plates. Green decorated cloth with large pictorial onlay to front. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed, some small indentations to lower cover edges. Gilt to spine has been rubbed away. Endpapers have been replaced. Margins of title-page are worn. Foxing and some fingering throughout. A nice copy of a scarce book.

Price: £120.00 £102.00.

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CHIMPY
Written by Harry Fleming.
Stock no. 1323692
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The idea of selling Chimpy to a zoo was altogether too much to bear... so Trudy and Dennis look to team up with the circus. Blue boards, black titles and vignettes. 135 numbered pages. Spine very slightly bumped and browned. Endpapers partly browned and foxed. Top edge of textblock is foxed. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped with minimal loss, a little grubby to rear panel and browned to spine. Verso of wrapper is heavily browned/foxed.

Price: £14.00 £11.90.

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THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop.
Stock no. 2140155
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st thus 1921. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. 12 b/w and colour plates, including frontis. 275 pages. B/w illustrations. SIGNED by author, with inscription in ink to front endpaper. Also includes a letter from Walter de la Mare to a previous owner (letter dated 1931). Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine. Front joint next to free front endpaper is cracked. Page edge browning. Foxing/browning to some pages internally.

Price: £120.00 £102.00.

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THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by J.R. Monsell.
Stock no. 2140069
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st 1910. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles to spine and front cover. Vignette to front cover and small square vignette to rear cover. 2 colour plates. 312 pages. Foxing and browning to outer page edges and endpapers.

Price: £60.00 £51.00.

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THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by J.R. Monsell.
Stock no. 1323088
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. 2 colour plates. 312 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Endpapers are browned. Some foxing to textblock.

Price: £28.00 £23.80.

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THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop.
Stock no. 1322978
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 and 8 in colour), b/w chapter head and tail pieces. 275 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing, mainly to prelims and textblock.

Price: £45.00 £38.25.

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THE THREE MULLA-MULGARS
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop.
Stock no. 1322971
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. Spine and corners bumped, spine worn at head and tail, browned with dulled gilt. Page edges are ragged where they have been roughly opened after binding process.

Price: £40.00 £34.00.

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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.

Price: £10.00 £8.50.

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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 and 8 in colour), b/w chapter head and tail pieces. 275 pages. Heavy browning to spine and cover edges. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. All plates present.

Price: £40.00 £34.00.

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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.

Price: £38.00 £32.30.

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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.

Price: £18.00 £15.30.

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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.

Price: £30.00 £25.50.

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