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Eyre & Spottiswoode

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A DOZEN DOGS OR SO
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1817337
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth, dark brown titles. A selection of verses which have appeared in 'Punch', all of which are about dogs. Twelve colour plates plus frontis plus b/w illustrations. 47 pages. Boards grubby. Gift inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to half-title page. Some hinges pulled.
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FORTY FINE LADIES
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2129092
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1929. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth. Two-tone hunting sketches plus verses to do with fox-hunting which have appeared in Punch previously . Heavy bumping to a couple of corners and spine. Grubby mark to rear cover. Inscription to front endpaper. Page corner creasing. Some spotting to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are generally very good.
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BUNNYBOROUGH
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2128679
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Reissue of 1919 edition. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations of Bunny Rabbits. Some browning to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with large closed tear to top of front panel; split to base of spine; a few chips of loss; but loss is minimal.
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NICHOLAS AND THE FAST MOVING DIESEL
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128666
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1947. Good condition.

Large format. Yellow pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations. Text is printed in Ardizonne's handwriting. Spine repaired with 3" loss to top and remains of tape repairs. Corners worn. Boards slightly faded and discoloured with remains of tapemarks to spine edges. One page has closed tape repair to top margin. Front endpaper is foxed. Overall a decent copy of an extremely rare Ardizzone title.
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MRS. TICKLER'S CARAVAN A STORY FOR CHILDREN
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2128641
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1931. Very good condition.

Mr. Tickler led a hard life - he was never allowed inside Mrs. Tickler's beautiful caravan because he snored all night and sneezed all day! Then he bought a Magic Handkerchief at the fair... Delightful pastel colour illustrations. Pictorial boards and endpapers. Blue cloth spine. 91 pages. Some light bumping and wear to corners. Small dent along bottom edge of front cover. Some fading to rear cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few grubby margin marks.
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BUNNYBOROUGH
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127707
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Reissue of 1919 edition. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations of Bunny Rabbits. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with a few pieces of loss; other tears are repaired to verso with sticky tape.
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THE SPORTSMAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB; G.D. Armour.
Stock no. 2127177
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Cream cloth spine with gilt title, rest of covers are green. B/w plates and text illustrations. 237 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuff marks to spine, with some browning. Foxing to outer page edges.
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THE SPORTSMAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB; G. Denholm Armour.
Stock no. 2126999
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The essence of the English countryside captured in text and superb wood-engravings and b/w plates. 7 etchings by BB, 5 drawings by G.D.Armour and chapter tail-pieces by BB. 237 pages. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with spotting; edge-creased with a few chips and nicks, but minimal loss.
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THE IDLE COUNTRYMAN
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317439
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1944. Good condition.

Cream cloth spine with burgundy title, burgundy cloth covers. Superb b/w illustrations. Spine and corners worn with wear to spine. Some grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few light foxspots else contents clean.
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LOST, STOLEN OR STRAYED
Written by Marion Ashmore. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2126373
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

The adventures of an Aberdeen Terrier. Orange cloth, black titles and vignette of Scottie dog to front. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. 97 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading and marking to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally.
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RATCATCHER TO SCARLET
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2126366
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth with red titles and fox head vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.
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HOUSEHOLD TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake.
Stock no. 1816360
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

Yellow cloth. Colour title-page - double spread. Numerous b/w illustrations. Yellow cloth boards are foxed especially rear board, spine lightly browned. Top edge of text block foxed. Contents clean.
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