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THE MAKING OF TINTIN
Written by Herge; Benoit Peeters; Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper. Illustrated by Herge.
Stock no. 1819413
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Containing the two complete and unabridged adventures: The Secret of the Unicorn and Red Rackham's Treasure plus a full-colour section on how these two adventures came into being. Large format. Cream glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 041629300X. Boards lightly scuffed. Lower rear spine edge bumped. Corners rubbed. Contents clean.

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THE POOL OF THE BLACK WITCH
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2132990
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Embossed vignette of fish in pool to front cover. B/w illustrations. A fishing story for children set in Wales. ISBN: 0416780903. Bumping to a couple of corners and top and tail of spine. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit browned, especially to flaps, which are also foxed.

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THE RESCUE OF BABAR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1318541
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Minimal rubbing to corners.

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ALPHABEARS
Written by Kathleen Hague. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130601
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1ST 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A simple rhyming text not only provides an introduction to the alphabet but also a story book for young children and a picture book to enchant readers of all ages. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 041650180X. Small tear hole to side of spine.

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THE RESCUE OF BABAR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127384
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Spine is faded. Contents are excellent. Stain to rear cover.

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THE BABAR FRIEZE
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff; Olive Jones. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1814936
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

The ever-popular Babar and his friends and family appear in this exciting and colourful set of four friezes. Blue pictorial case containing friezes. ISBN: 0416219209. Blue case is rubbed at spine. Friezes have slight wear at corners where they have possibly been hung in the past.

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BABAR THE SPORTSMAN
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1316314
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1973. Very good condition.

Little Babar Books 19. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416769004. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some light vertical creases to centre of front cover. Red felt-tip pen name to top of title-page. Lower 2" of title-page it detached at inner margin. Original publishers price label to rear cover.

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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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THE SERPENT TOWER
Written by Russell Hoban. Illustrated by David Scott.
Stock no. 383862
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.; Walker Books. 1st 1981. As new condition.

Mystery and adventure are combined in this story about a boy who builds a tower from some old iron weights. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416056008.

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BABAR'S BATTLE
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 656870
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Tall format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0416186963. Small mark to front endpaper.

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ALPHABEARS
Written by Kathleen Hague. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 622123
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1984. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A simple rhyming text not only provides an introduction to the alphabet but also a story book for young children and a picture book to enchant readers of all ages. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 041650180X. Top front corner bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper very lightly scuffed.

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RUPERT AND THE ANGRY IMP
Written by Norman Redfern. Illustrated by Marjorie Owens.
Stock no. 674831
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Small format pop-up book ISBN: 0416189369. Edges worn. Covers unevenly faded. Contents fine.

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