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DAVID THE SHEPHERD BOY
Written by Elizabeth Goudge. Illustrated by B. Biro.
Stock no. 1609774
Published by Hamish Hamilton. Very good condition.

An Advent calendar with a three page story and 25 numbered doors to to open. Large oblong format. White pictorial card wraps. Slight browning to covers.

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WALT DISNEY'S PAINTLESS PAINTING BOOK
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 1609773
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Paint the pictures just using water. Large format. Blue pictorial card wraps. Front cover shows Mickey painting Pluto the dog. Cover edges scuffed. All paintings UNTOUCHED.

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THE WEATHER
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1316914
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Slight bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents fine.

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THE STORY OF EASTER
Written by Dorothy L. Sayers. Illustrated by B. Biro.
Stock no. 1316892
Published by Hamish Hamilton Ltd. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. 3 pages of text and a full-page colour picture with 27 numbered doors to be opened as you follow the story. Covers slightly grubby. Rear cover is slightly grubby. Doors to open have had little use.

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THE STORY OF NOAH'S ARK
Written by Dorothy L. Sayers. Illustrated by Fritz Wegner.
Stock no. 1316891
Published by Hamish Hamilton Ltd. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. 3 pages of text and a full-page colour picture with windows to open. Some light wear to corners of covers. Rear cover is just a little grubby. The windows have had very little use.

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SECOND BUBBLE BOOK
Written by Ralph Mayhew; Burges Johnson. Illustrated by Rhoda Chase.
Stock no. 1814709
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1917. Very good condition.

Small square format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contains 3 records. White pictorial boards grubby and browned. Contents a little browned. All records present but unknown if they work.

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THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS POSTMAN
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 1814635
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1991. Almost very good condition.

The Jolly Postman rides again...with more real letters and presents too in his Christmas postbag. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contains lots of envelopes with letters to read in the story. ISBN: 0434925322. Endpapers scuffed. All letters present. Label mark to title page. A few grubby marks and scuffs to contents.

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THE JOLLY POCKET POSTMAN
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 1814633
Published by Heinemann. Circa 1995. As new condition.

Glazed pictorial boards, green endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. A number of wallets with different things in them. Unpaginated. 7.5 x 7.5". ISBN: 0434969427. Still in original shrinkwrap.

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THIS OLD MAN
No author listed. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 1814632
Published by Collins. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Musical Counting Book. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. One pop-up to last page. Paper engineering by Rodger Smith. ISBN: 0001845594. Music NOT working. Pop-up in excellent condition.

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BEASTLY BIRTHDAY BOOK
Written by Babette Cole. Illustrated by Babette Cole.
Stock no. 1814623
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

How to have a really beastly birthday! Gifts in envelopes and one wonderful pop-up scene. Paper Engineering by Ron Van der Meer. ISBN: 0434932914. Some foxing to top edges. Creases to envelope openings. Envelope contents complete. Pop-up in excellent working order.

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THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Written by Clement Clarke Moore. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1814622
Published by Viking Kestrel. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition.

A classic Christmas story. A Lift-the-Flaps Rebus Pop-up Book. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. One pop-up on last double page spread. ISBN: 0670823880.

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THE TUNNEL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123649
Almost very good condition.

NO text. Not a book, but rather a 'box' that pulls up and out to show concertina style peep through 'view' of Tunnel under the Thames. 5 'pieces'. A tunnel book. 'Box' has become a bit crushed - one side is broken, but still attached on one side. Creasing to fold-out pieces and foxing and browning, but still pieces are remarkable bright. Box is worn and grubby.

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