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ZOO ANIMALS
Written by E.G. Boulenger. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1323704
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 73. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Covers slightly edge rubbed and foxed. Small tear to top edge of rear cover. Crease to first page. Staples rusty contents otherwise clean.

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A DAY IN THE ZOO
No author listed.
Stock no. 1323296
Published by Kestrel Books; Viking Press, NY. 1980. Very good condition.

Six sights to be seen on a visit to the zoo. A reproduction of the antique pop-up book. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0722657064. Rubbing to cover edges. Pencil erasure marks to the inmtroduction page. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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THE ESCAPE OF THE MULLINGONG
Written by G.E. Farrow. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 2139957
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

A Zoological Nightmare! Black cloth, gilt titles and vignettes to front and spine. Grey endpapers. 58 b/w illustrations (some full-page). 148 pages plus 32 page publishers catalogue to rear. All edges gilt. Spine is bumped and a bit faded. Bookplate to front pastedown. Page browning and some foxing. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ZOO ANIMALS
Written by Jan Hatley.
Stock no. 2139499
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 45. Describing 144 Animals commonly found in Zoological gardens with 130 b/w and 16 colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723215057. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; faded to spine; some edge-creasing.

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ZOO SPORTS
No author listed. Illustrated by F.J. Sharman.
Stock no. 2128346
Published by Dean's Rag Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1935. Good condition.

A Rag Book. Easy-to-read text to most pages, with colour illustrations. Soft cover. 'Chipping' to spine and cover edges - a little fraying to cloth. Illustrations are faded. Quite a strong odour to this book.

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THE LITTLE BROWN BEARS AT THE ZOO
Written by Chris Temple. Illustrated by Chris Temple.
Stock no. 2124957
Published by Lutterworth Press. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. The Little Brown Bear Books. Two colour and b/w illustrations. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Browning to endpapers. A little foxing.

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ZOO
Written by Anthony Browne. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 1815453
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A family spend a day at the zoo looking at the animals... or are the animals looking at them? Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. A verbal and visual experience! ISBN: 1856812324. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed.

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THE ZOO BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1406349
Published by George Newnes Limited. circa 1926. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows chimpanzee dressed in red jacket and hat. 6 Colour plates plus 49 b/w plates. 96 pages. Spine is bumped and faded with a little fraying to top of spine. Corners bumped and very worn. Some rubbing to board edges. Covers scuffed and grubby. Front endpaper removed. 1 colour plate is MISSING. Front joint and several hinges cracked. Erased blue pencil marks to front endpaper and verso of frontis. Colour pencil lines to front and rear joint. Some marks to page margins. Browning to endpapers.

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ZOO SAINTS AND SINNERS
Written by L.G. Mainland. Illustrated by L.R. Brightwell.
Stock no. 1315575
Published by Partridge. 1st 1925. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Colour frontis. B/w plates and illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Fore-edge of front cover slightly dented. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing and fingering, a few of the rear pages are very lightly creased.

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ZOO BABIES
Written by G.E. Farrow. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2114158
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green boards with red titles and picture of a bear to front cover. Full page two and three colour illustrations. Spine is faded, with chipping. Bumping and wear to edges. A few marks to covers. Some grubby margin marks and foxing.

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OUR ZOO
Written by Edna Berry.
Stock no. 1501909
Published by The Epworth Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

With the help of the son of the Zoo's Head keeper three children learn about animals and start their own little zoo. Orange cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped with a little wear. Small ink inscription to front pastedown. A little foxing. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge chipped with a faded spine. Rear panel is slightly grubby.

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A DAY AT THE ZOO - MORE ABOUT DEREK AND JENNIFER
Written by Anne Hope.
Stock no. 1708326
Published by J. Salmon. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Bookplate inside front cover. Some foxing.

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