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IN FAIRYLAND
Written by William Allingham; Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle.
Stock no. 2130303
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A series of pictures from the Elf World with a poem by Allingham and "The Princess Nobody" by Lang. Introduced by Bryan Holme. Lovely green boards, gilt titles and decorations. Green endpapers. Colour illustrations. 64 pages. 11.25 x 9". ISBN: 0718118367. Bumping to corners. Browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges, with creasing; a few nicks.
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THE ILLUSTRATED SALAR THE SALMON
Written by Henry Williamson. Illustrated by Michael Loates.
Stock no. 1816593
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st thus 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0863501524. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded at spine.
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THE HEDGEHOG FEAST
Written by Rowena Stott. Illustrated by Edith Holden.
Stock no. 1816133
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Based on Edith Holden's exquisite water-colour illustrations, Rowena Stott has added the words to the paintings to make up a delightful story about the hedgehog family. Brown glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0718116933. Some light fingering creasing to contents (not grubby). Light creasing to pictorial dustwrapper.
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THE HEDGEHOG FEAST
Written by Rowena Stott. Illustrated by Edith Holden.
Stock no. 1507571
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Based on Edith Holden's exquisite water-colour illustrations, Rowena Stott has added the words to the paintings to make up a delightful story about the hedgehog family. Brown glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0718116933. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. All pages slightly rippled. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a faded spine. Small yellow label to front flap.
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CECIL ALDIN - THE STORY OF A SPORTING ARTIST
Written by Roy Heron. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1404154
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A detailed biography of the famous illustrator of dogs. Green pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 208 pages. 9.5 x 7". ISBN: 0906671469. A little bumping to spine. Front board is a little bowed. Pale page edge browning and some foxing otherwise contents are clean. Wrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Uneven fading to spine and both panels. Foxing to verso.
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CECIL ALDIN - THE STORY OF A SPORTING ARTIST
Written by Roy Heron. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2115149
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed biography of the famous illustrator of dogs. Green pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 208 pages. 9.5 x 7". ISBN: 0906671469. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.
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WILD COAST OF BRITAIN
Written by David Bellamy. Illustrated by David Bellamy.
Stock no. 2113281
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. A celebration of paintings and words of the wilder and more romantic parts of the gloriously varied coastline of Britain. ISBN: 086350292X. SIGNED by author to half-title page, with dedication 'To Garry, With Best Wishes'. Some light bumping and wear along cover edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with 1-2" tear to top of spine; some edge-creasing.
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OCEAN PICTURES
Written by Jane Hunter-Cox.
Stock no. 1803039
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Golden Age of Transatlantic Travel 1936-1959. Unique and unpublished photographs of royalty, celebrities and politicians including Noel Coward, Elizabeth Taylor, Winston Churchill, Clark Gable, Duke & Duchess of Windsor and many more. Oblong format. Blue boards, light blue title to spine. B/w photos throughout. 128 pages. ISBN: 0863502504. Edges rubbed, contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and slightly grubby.
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THE WEST COUNTRY BOOK
Written by J.C. Trewin.
Stock no. 823665
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1981. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A selection of essays, stories and poems by some of the West Country's authors, past and present. Colour photos. ISBN: 090667123X. Dustwrapper: price-cut.
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