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NURSE MATILDA GOES TO HOSPITAL
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1320962
Published by Bloomsbury Children's Books. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards, gilt titles and decorations. Cream endpapers. B/w text illustrations throughout. 122 pages. ISBN: 0747576785. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is very slightly edge rubbed.

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NURSE MATILDA GOES TO TOWN
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1320961
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Brown children go to stay with their Aunt Adelaide in London and Nurse Matilda has to be called in again. Small format. Blue boards with gilt titles and vignettes to covers. B/w text illustrations throughout. Spine bumped. Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper has clear adhesive film stuck to it causing the colour to 'bleed' a little. Spine is faded. End of silk ribbon is foxed and slightly frayed.

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MORE PREFABULOUS ANIMILES
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1319923
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Prefabulous animiles are ludicrous and loveable, incredible and insane. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations every page. ISBN: 0434958948. Light crease in material across front board (slight binding error). Very light browning to endpapers. Minimal rubbing to wrapper corners.

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THE SUBURBAN CHILD
Written by James Kenward. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2134217
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial covers. B/w line drawings. 142 pages. Some spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-chipping and creasing; some grubby marks; minimal loss.

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OPEN THE DOOR
Written by Margery Fisher; et al. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone; et al..
Stock no. 2132411
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dustwrapper design by Edward Ardizzone. A collection of Margery Fisher's own choice of stories by famous childrens authors. B/w illustrations by various artists. Red boards. Gilt titles. 381 pages. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0340037091. Spotting to covers, which have bowing to front cover. Corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good. Ardizzone illustrate wrapper is edge-torn and chipped and creased, but with minimal loss, some uneven fading to rear panel.

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THE LITTLE HORSE BUS
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2132130
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0670850950. Inscription in ink to front pastedown.

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THE STUFFED DOG
Written by John Symonds. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2131658
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Daisy and her friend discover a doll with a difference! Blue boards with gilt and black titles to spine and decoration to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 60 pages. SIGNED by author, with a dedication to a previous owner. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-chipped, but with minimal loss.

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EDWARD ARDIZZONE ARTIST AND ILLUSTRATOR
Written by Gabriel White. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130607
Published by Schocken Books. 1st USA 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A biography of Edward Ardizzone, artist and illustrator. Colour & b/w illustrations. Some browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and nicks.

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ARDIZZONE'S HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Stephen Corrin. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130151
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

14 classic tales illustrated in colour and b/w. Maroon boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. ISBN: 0233969969. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Name in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some browning.

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HOW THE MOON BEGAN
Written by James Reeves; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130150
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1st 1971. Good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A folk tale adapted from Grimm. Ex-lib. with some usual markings, book appears to have been covered with clear adhesive film. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE OLD BALLAD OF THE BABES IN THE WOOD
Written by Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130149
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Bodley Head Fairy Tale Picture Book (General Editor: Kathleen Lines). Pictorial boards. Large colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. 28 pages. 9.25 x 6.5". Story in verse. ISBN: 0370011341. Wrapper is unevenly foxed with 1" tear to bottom of front panel.

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THE STORY OF MOSES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130045
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1959. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 110 pages. Ex-lib. with many usual markings - ink numbers to spine, Ink stamps to a number of pages; card-holder and tipped-in date list to front. Foxing to outer page edges; some grubby marks, however, contents are generally very good. Wrapper has ink numbers to spine, which is also faded; some chipping and creasing.

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