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THE LITTLE STEAMROLLER
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2138957
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1974. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Oblong format, pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0370020235. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips, a small amount of loss.

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WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE
Written by Maurice Sendak. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2138837
Published by The Bodley Head. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

1964 Caldecott Medal Winner. Oblong format. Colour matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780370007724.

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THE TERRIFIC TIMES TABLES BOOK
Written by Kate Petty. Illustrated by Jennie Maizels.
Stock no. 2137400
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1998. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Chant them. Shout them. Learn them. Enjoy them. Those all-important times tables have never been so much fun! ISBN: 0370324447. Swivel moveable to first page appears to be stuck/broken. All other pop-ups and lift-the-flaps in very good working order.

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THE BEST OF BRANESTAWM
Written by Norman Hunter. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson; Jill McDonald; George Adamson; Derek Cousins; et al..
Stock no. 2136302
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Purple cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0370303628. Some browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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TITUS IN TROUBLE
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1322237
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper boards with yellow spine. Colour illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Covers are edge worn and slightly foxed, small splits to top and tail of spine. Some foxing to contents.

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THE PUP GREW UP!
Written by Samuel Marshak; Richard Pevear. Illustrated by Vladimir Radunsky.
Stock no. 1322128
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

A children's classic from the Soviet Union given a new life by Richard Pevear's translation and Radunsky's bold and stylish illustrations. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370316045. Slight rubbing/wear to spine and corners. Contents fine.

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ANNO'S BRITAIN
Written by Mitsumasa Anno. Illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno.
Stock no. 1322060
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st UK 1982. Very good condition.

A picture book without words. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Originally published as "Anno's Journey III" in Japan, 1981. ISBN: 0370309162. Some very slight marking to front cover, a few light score marks to covers. Grubby fingermark to first page before beginning of book. Evidence of pencil erasure to top corner of front free-endpaper.

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KING GRISLY-BEARD
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2135938
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1974. Very good condition.

A Tale From the Brothers Grimm, translated by Edgar Taylor. Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 037002026X. Bumping to spine and cover edges. Page edge browning and some foxing.

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WATERLOO THE AFTERMATH
Written by Paul O'Keeffe.
Stock no. 2135930
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847921826. Light page edge browning. Wrapper has small nick along bottom edge of front panel.

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THE GOLDEN APPLE
Written by Max Bolliger; Roseanna Hoover. Illustrated by Celestino Piatti.
Stock no. 2135893
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1970. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations. Simple text. 12 x 8.5". ISBN: 0370015363. Some browning to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. Margin marks to most pages. Wrapper is price-cut with some closed tears and chips; foxing and grubby marks; minimal loss.

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CURIOSITY HOW SCIENCE BECAME INTERESTED IN EVERYTHING
Written by Philip Ball.
Stock no. 2135672
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2012. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. By examining the rise of curiosity, we can ask what has become of it today: how it functions in sciences, how it is spun and packaged and sold, how well it is being sustained and honoured, and how the changing shape of science influences the kinds of questions it may ask. ISBN: 9781847921727. Page edge browning. Wrapper has small nick to top of spine.

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THE BIG ALFIE AND ANNIE ROSE STORYBOOK
Written by Shirley Hughes. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 2135479
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Delightful collection of stories of Alfie and his little sister, Annie. Extensive colourful and warmly realistic illustrations depict everyday family life. ISBN: 0370311205. A few knocks along cover edges and small chips to corners. Wrapper is browned with some large closed tears and chips; minimal loss; some grubby marks.

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