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HURRAY FOR PEREGRINE PIG
No author listed. Illustrated by Tatjana Hauptmann.
Stock no. 1318181
Published by Ernest Benn. 1st 1980. Good condition.

Large square format. Matt pictorial boards. Follow Peregrine Pig's adventures through the full-page colour pictures (no text). Some pages shaped and cut-out to provide 3D scenes. A delightful book. ISBN: 0510000916. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Foxing to covers. Front joint is just starting to crack. There is light foxing on the reverse of the pages (white paper, not visible on illustrated sides).
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THE TALE OF PIGLING BLAND
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2131312
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Peach boards with green titles and pictorial onlay. 93 numbered pages. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some grubby marks to wrapper.
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HAPPY PIG
Written by Mollie Clarke. Illustrated by Mollie Clarke.
Stock no. 1817770
Published by A. Wheaton & Co.. Circa 1960. Good condition.

Little Rogues book 4. Small format. Green pictorial cloth with black title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. 64 pages. Boards heavily discoloured, base of spine worn with tape holding a piece of cloth. Foxing to text block and some page margins.
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THIS LITTLE PIG WENT TO MARKET A TALE IN FIVE CURLS
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by W. Weekes.
Stock no. 2131122
Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

Stiff card covers. Chromolithograph illustrations. Binding has possibly at one time been neatly repaired. Wear to spine. A few marks to covers, including inscription in ink to top of front cover. Inscription in ink also to title page. Some 'spotting' to illustrations - it appears that there has been some transfer of colour to text pages opposite.
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CURLY WEE
Written by Maud Budden. Illustrated by Roland Clibborn.
Stock no. 2130276
Published by The Mail. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Curly Wee and his friends in three episodes! Contains - Episode one - Pat Porker and the Smugglers, Episode two - The Great Election and Episode Three - The Proud Buns. Cartoon style strips throughout, with story text underneath. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Damp marks to edges of rear cover. Name in ink to belongs to page or title page.
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ROLAND THE MINSTREL PIG
Written by William Steig. Illustrated by William Steig.
Stock no. 2128508
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1st thus 1974. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0241890144. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some browning. Foxing to pages throughout. Wrapper is price-cut with very large tears and chips; most repaired with sticky tape to verso; some loss, creasing and fading.
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NOVEMBER AND THE TRUFFLE PIG
Written by Joan Smith. Illustrated by Janet Duchesne.
Stock no. 2128257
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1ST 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. An Antelope Book. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0241895677.
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PINKY AND PERKY AT SCHOOL
Written by Marjorie Rowe. Illustrated by D.E. White.
Stock no. 2128246
Published by Purnell. Circa 1966. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Television's popular piggy twins. Bumping to spine and corners. Name in pencil to belongs to box. Some grubby margin marks.
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THE TALE OF LITTLE PIG ROBINSON
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2126374
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title. Brown vignette & lettering. Pictorial endpapers. 6 colour plates plus b/w drawings. Larger format than the other "Tales". 96 pages. Spine is browned. Some foxing to covers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing also to pages throughout.
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SAM PIG AND SALLY
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126285
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition.

12 short stories about Sam Pig. Brown/orange cloth with red title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Uneven fading to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. A few grubby marks. Page browning.
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SAM PIG IN TROUBLE
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126284
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth, blue title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 212 pages. Covers are very grubby. Couple of corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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YOURS EVER, SAM PIG
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126279
Published by Faber & Faber. 3rd 1960. Almost very good condition.

A collection of stories about Sam Pig and his friends, boggarts, a magic gate, the village fair and other things both odd and everyday. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 181 pages. Spine and cover edges are faded. Cup ring mark to rear cover. Front endpaper has multiple vertical creases. Rear endpapers have corner creasing. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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