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TOOTLES THE TAXI AND OTHER RHYMES
Written by Joyce B. Clegg. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2122219
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1974. Almost very good condition.

Ladybird Series 413. Blue pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721401953. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Small tear hole to base of spine at rear. Tally no. 350 and original price of 18p net to rear cover. Small page margin tear to front endpaper. Grubby marks and some foxing to a few pages.
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CLEOPATRA AND ANCIENT EGYPT
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1315998
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1966. Very good condition.

Ladybird Series 561. Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Label has come unstuck to verso of front free-endpaper and has left a discoloured patch to the page. Child's name in blue biro to front free-endpaper and verso of same page. Contents clean. Tally 160.
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MR. BADGER TO THE RESCUE
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1405594
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Series 401. Pale green boards with colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Sketch endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine and board edges browned. Joints beginning to crack. A few foxspots otherwise contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears. Small blue mark to front panel. Covers a little grubby.
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BUNNY'S FIRST BIRTHDAY
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1811389
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark pink boards with pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w pictorial endpapers. Charming illustrations to accompany the story in verse. Series 401. Paper spine missing. Edges lightly worn. Light browning to endpapers. A few grubby marks to contents. Some tape repairs to gutter edge.
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BOB BUSHTAIL'S ADVENTURE
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1811380
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 401. Revised verses. Buff boards with square pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations. Minor fading to rear board. Otherwise boards clean and bright. Browning to endpapers. A few grubby marks to margins (minor). Contents generally nice and clean. Dustwrapper is rubbed at spine and corners and slightly creased to rear panel.
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THE STORY OF CHARLES II
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1504061
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Some bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to spine and cover edges. Pen and felt pen writing to front endpaper. A few marks to contents, mostly in margins. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped at either end of spine and folds, has pen writing to front flap and ink marks to rear panel.
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THE STORY OF THE FIRST QUEEN ELIZABETH
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1504060
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine lightly browned. Pen and felt pen writing to front endaper. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped with a faded spine, pen writing to front flap and grubby marks to rear panel.
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THE FISHERMAN
Written by I.& J. Havenhand. Illustrated by John Berry.
Stock no. 1403520
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1963. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 606B - People at Work. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Neat name in ink to top of front pastedown. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn. Couple of small brown spots to top edge of wrapper. This is the last title on rear flap. Tally no. is 100
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THE WOLF AND THE SEVEN LITTLE KIDS
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley.
Stock no. 1503960
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1969. Slightly better than good condition.

Ladybird series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402402. 3" split to rear edge of spine and 1" split to front edge at bottom. Bumping and small splits to top. Corners are bumped with wear especially top corner of front cover. Covers are grubby with a few small marks. Grade 2/36 written in pen to top of front pastedown. Contents very good.
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THE GREEN UMBRELLA
Written by W. Perring; A.J. Macgregor. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1314276
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1958. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Story told in verse, colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped, small nick to top of spine. Covers grubby. "Easy 3" written in blue biro to front pastedown. Old tape mark to front endpaper. Some light fingering but contents generally clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and grubby, small burn mark to lower edge of front panel and large tear to rear fold. Spine of wrapper is sunned.
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THE STORY OF JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
Written by Muriel Levy. Illustrated by Ruth Murrell.
Stock no. 1403368
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. Boards are a little bowed. Marks to a few pages but contents generally clean. Couple of hinges are pulled. Dustwrapper is edge worn, creased with a few small tears and small area of loss to bottom of spine. Rear panel is scuffed. Verso is a little browned and foxed. Last title to wrapper is Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
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THE GREEN UMBRELLA
Written by W. Perring; A.J. Macgregor. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1313790
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 5th 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Pale pink boards with black vignette and titles. Story told in verse, colour illustrations throughout. Spine bumped. Foxing to textblock. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is very slightly edge rubbed and a tiny bit faded to spine.
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