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BLACK BEAUTY THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A HORSE
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by John Beer; Cecil Aldin; G.P. Micklewright; et al..
Stock no. 2123894
Published by Robert Frederick Ltd.. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Printed on cream paper. 229 pages. With A Gallery of Illustrations. ISBN: 1850812357.

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THE ROMANCE OF THE ROAD
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814822
Published by Bracken Books. 1st thus 1986. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reproduction of the first 1928 edition. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. A story of inns, roads, coaches and travellers. ISBN: 1851700013. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and lightly rubbed at corners. Rear corner bumped.

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JUST AMONG FRIENDS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814808
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Large format, beige cloth, black titles. Beautiful colour illustrations of dogs on brown art paper. Pages from Aldin's sketch books. Boards grubby, spine browned and has a small hole in cloth to front edge. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. A few top corner creases. Plates are fine.

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BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1208887
Published by Jarrolds; Boots the Chemists. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 18 tipped-in plates in colour, specially drawn for this edition. Published for Boots The Chemist. Top and tail of spine and corners a little worn with slight loss of colour. A few small marks to spine and rear cover. Name in ink on front endpaper. Some foxing to contents. Plates fine.

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DOGS OF CHARACTER
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814758
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1928. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Full of the finest portraits by pen and pencil of dogs of the most doggy character. Large format. Red cloth, black titles. Numerous charming b/w sketches on cream backgrounds. 116 pages Name in ink to front endpaper. Some hinges pulled, binding is tight. Scarce pictorial dustwrapper is edge-chipped.

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MY PETS AND THEIR WAYS
No author listed. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin; J.H. Hartley; G.F. Christie; Hubert Whatley; et al..
Stock no. 1814716
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1909. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows girl, two dogs, cat and duck, red titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. Short stories and verses. First story is Mischief. Corners worn, boards scuffed and a little grubby. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Browning to prelims and last few pages. Belongs to box clean. A few grubby marks to contents. Joints weak but not split.

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THE BUNCH BOOK
Written by James Douglas. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814680
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth boards with blue vingette. Superb doggy illustrations - colour frontis plate and many, many b/w text illustrations. Boards browned and unevenly faded. Small imperfection to cloth just above the vignette to front board. Front hinge pulled. A few grubby marks to contents.

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WILLIE WINKIE'S ANIMAL BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin; et al..
Stock no. 2123551
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1927. Almost very good condition.

Contains three short stories featuring dogs and animals. Very large format. Brown pictorial paper boards show Towser the Westie and Parrot on stand. Rear board is plain. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial endpapers feature ducklings around a signpost. Large full page colour illustrations accompanied by a couple of lines of text telling the story below. Each illustration bordered by red band featuring farm animals. Bumping to corners and cover edges. A few grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to top of title page. A little foxing; some grubby margin marks. Small nicks to a few page edges.

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DOGS OF CHARACTER
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316701
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1928. Very good condition.

Full of the finest portraits by pen and pencil of dogs of the most doggy character. Large format. Red cloth, black titles. Numerous charming b/w sketches on cream backgrounds. 116 pages Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some faints spots to covers. Browning to endpapers and some foxing to contents. Small crease/nicks to top edge of front free-endpaper.

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JUST AMONG FRIENDS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316485
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Large format, beige cloth, black titles. Beautiful colour illustrations of dogs on brown art paper. Pages from Aldin's sketch books. Spine and corners bumped. A few spots to covers. Horizontal creases across both covers. Name sticker to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned, rear joint starting to crack.

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THE BLACK PUPPY BOOK
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316482
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1909. Very good condition.

This is a book about all sorts of puppy dogs and their games and sports. It may serve to amuse you, but should it fail, well, this is only a puppy dog's tale. Pictorial green cloth. B/w text and full page colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Front cover lightly marked, rear cover has white vertical stain. Foxing to contents. It is possible that the endpapers have been professionally replaced.

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A DOZEN DOGS OR SO
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316414
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

LIMITED EDITION, limited to 250 copies. White calf spine with gilt title. Burgundy cloth covers with gilt title to front. 47 pages, top edge gilt but others untrimmed. 12 wonderful colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. SIGNED by the author and artist, this is copy no. 132. Some staining to rear edge of spine and slight discolouration to lower edge of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing, especially to endpapers and page edges.

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