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BRER RABBIT
Written by Joel Chandler Harris; Marcus Crouch. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 2129848
Published by Pelham Books. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0720709865. Bumping along cover edges. Page edge browning, some foxing. Wrapper is price-cut with a few chips and nicks; a few marks.
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GREENWOOD TALES
Written by Dorothy King. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 2125216
Published by Blackie. Circa 1965. Almost very good condition.

Stories of Robin Hood and his Merry Men. Retold by King. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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RICH MAN, POOR MAN, BEGGARMAN, THIEF
Written by Marcus Crouch. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1507025
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Folk tales from around the world. Blue boards, silver title to spine. 25 tales. B/w illustrations. 179 pages. ISBN: 0192781111. Top edge of text block foxed. Dustwrapper ever so slightly edge worn with isbn label to rear flap.
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SIX AGAINST THE WORLD
Written by Brothers Grimm; Marcus Crouch. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 2121886
Published by Pelham Books. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Stories from the nursery and household tales of the Brothers Grimm in new versions by Crouch. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0720711088. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks to corners; unevenly faded along edges.
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FOR THE KING
Written by Ronald Welch. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 2121866
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An exciting tale of the Civil War. Burgundy cloth, silver title to spine. 220 pages. B/w text illustrations. Light bumping and wear to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some scuffing; closed tear to top of front panel.
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OLD MOTHER WIGGLE-WAGGLE
Written by Joseph Jacobs. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1313596
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Bold colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0370020480. Spine and corners are bumped and slightly worn, cover edges lightly rubbed. Name(?) blotted out with biro to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased.
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SIR GREENHAT AND THE WIZARD
Written by Ruth Manning-Sanders. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1502670
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A collection of folk tales from countries as far apart as South Africa and Denmark, Japan and Britanny. Brown boards with gilt title in green title block to spine. B/w illustrations. 172 pages. 14 tales. ISBN: 041677900X. Erased pencil writing to front endpaper and half-title page. Grubby finger marks to margin of page 142, contents otherwise very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a very faded spine. Light stain along top edge and an odd mark to panels. Original price crossed out on front flap.
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GIANNI AND THE OGRE
Written by Ruth Manning-Sanders. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1311865
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

18 tales from the Mediterranean retold by Manning-Sanders. With b/w illustrations throughout this is a treasure for any child. Orange boards with brown title strip. 191 pages. 9.25 x 6.5". Spine and corners bumped. A few page corner tips creased. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge-worn.
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THE STORY OF THE THREE BEARS
Written by William Stobbs. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1501680
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 32 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A couple of small stains to rear cover. A little foxing and a few small marks to contents. Fingering to some pages. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn and ever so slightly grubby.
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ONE SUN, TWO EYES, AND A MILLION STARS
Written by Joanna Stobbs. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 383860
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1981. As new condition.

A very attractive, simple counting book for small children. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0192797476.
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THE ADVENTURES OF BEN GUNN
Written by R.F. Delderfield. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 436290
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1956. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Black and white illustrations. Some light wear to corners and top and tail of spine. Bumping to a couple of cover edges. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.
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