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RUPERT ANNUAL 1947 - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507712
Published by Daily Express. 1947. Poor condition.

Pictorial card wraps - Rupert running after a tiny dragon. 1st story Rupert and the Top Hat. 128 pages. Front cover is detached, worn and creased to edges and lower corner tip is missing. 1" missing from top of backstrip and 2.5" from bottom. Wear and corner creases to rear cover. Book: Name in belongs to box, not price-cut . Staples rusty. Contents very good, just a few corner tips creased and some fox spots.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1966
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1407199
Published by Daily Express. 1966. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue laminated boards. Front cover shows Rupert and chums in a flying saucer. First story - Rupert and the Magic Ball. Includes Magic Paintings. Bumping to spine and corners. Name in belongs to box and price -cut. Magic paintings completed with some transfer of colour. One of the magic painting pages is creased. Light colour mark to page 29. Pages are a little wrinkled. Dot to dot puzzle page completed. Book has a slight musty smell.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1958
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1407198
Published by Daily Express. 1958. Good condition.

This is the first Rupert annual to be dated on the inside title page. Colour illustrated boards showing Rupert leap-frogging over Bill Badger. First story 'Rupert and the Water-Lily'. 107 pages. Splits (about an inch and a half) to top of spine. Smaller splits to bottom. Spine and corners bumped. Corners worn. Mark to top of rear panel. Top and bottom of front joint broken. Name in belongs to box, crossed out and another name written in. Inscription in ink below belongs to box plus more writing in red felt tip pen. Colouring contest has been messily completed and name and address entered. Cut to top of page 21/22. Pen and crayon marks to some pages. Some corners creased. Name and address written on postcard on stamps puzzle page and stamps are MISSING. A few small margin tears. A reading copy.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1971
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1407197
Published by Daily Express. 1971. Almost very good condition.

Colour pictorial glazed boards - Rupert climbing into a cave with a bucket and spade. 1st story Rupert and the Gomnies. 115 pages. 10 x 7inches. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Name in belongs to box . Price-cut. Bump to bottom of boards. Page edges a little browned.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1946 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1407196
Published by Daily Express. 1946. Fair condition.

Colour pictorial card wraps - Rupert looking out through a window. 1st story - Rupert on Coon Island. 120 pages. 9.5 x 7 inches. This annual has not been reproduced in a facsimile edition. Rear cover is MISSING. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Tears to spine. Front cover is creased. Tear to top of front cover has been mended. Name in belongs to box, not price-cut. Several corners creased. Foxing and fingering plus a few margin marks. Rear page is detached at bottom. Staples rusty. A reading copy.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1957
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507664
Published by Daily Express. 1957. Very good condition.

Glazed boards. Front cover shows Rupert in air balloon with springs. 1st story is Rupert & the Crackerjack. 10x7 inches. 107 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Nick to base of spine. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Painting puzzle on page 4 and colouring contest at end of book completed. Peeko the Clown has been heavily traced over, only noticeable on verso of page.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1968
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1609602
Published by Daily Express. 1968. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert & chums watching large ball coming down from the sky. The last Rupert annual to include Magic Paintings. 10 x 7 inches. 115 pages. Some bumping to corners and spine. Belongs To box completed neatly. NOT price-cut. Several Magic Paintings partially completed, one completed in full, and three appear to be untouched. brown staining / foxing affecting pages 45-47. Small ink stamp to rear pastedown.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1985
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 2123377
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Rupert on Bill and Algy's shoulders with chums. The 50th anniversary annual - a salute to Alfred Bestall, the 1st illustrator of Rupert annuals. Contains a story from each of the 6 decades since the 1st Rupert annual. The 1st four stories are by Bestall. A keepsake for collectors. ISBN: 0850791545.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1969
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1507548
Published by Daily Express. 1969. Slightly better than good condition.

Colour laminated boards - Rupert sitting on rock looking into stream. 1st story Rupert & the Whistlefish. 10 x 7 inches. 115 pages. Spine and corners bumped with a little wear. About 9 horizontal cuts to front edge of spine, one is deep enough to be visible on front joint inside. Light scratch to front cover by Rupert's head. Book: name in belongs to box. Price-cut. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents very good.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1990
Written by James Henderson. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 1407013
Published by Daily Express. 1990. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

No. 55. 70th anniversary edition. Tall 4to pictorial glazed boards - Rupert on a bench with Baby Badger and Little Yum. 99 pages. Pictured by John Harrold. ISBN: 0850792061. Slight bumping to spine. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Contents very good. Wrapper a little browned on spine and top of flaps.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1995
Written by Ian Robinson. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 1406885
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

No. 60. 75th anniversary edition. Front cover shows Rupert on winged horse. ISBN: 1874507465. Small split to top corner of rear board. NOT price-cut or inscribed. A little foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 2001
Written by Ian Robinson. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 1406884
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 2001. Fine condition.

No. 66. Front cover shows Rupert on a seahorse. ISBN: 190283660X. SIGNED by John Harrold to front pastedown. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Contents excellent. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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