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THE ESKIMO TWINS
Written by Lucy Fitch Perkins. Illustrated by Lucy Fitch Perkins.
Stock no. 1318682
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Black titles. B/w illustrations. Cheaper edition. Spine and corners bumped. Slight fading to cover edges. Light page browning to endpapers, light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss, slightly grubby and browned to spine.

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THE NORWEGIAN TWINS
Written by Lucy Fitch Perkins. Illustrated by Lucy Fitch Perkins.
Stock no. 1318681
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, black titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 189 pages. Spine bumped. Messy child's writing and colouring to verso of front free-endpaper and illustration opposite. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped and foxed, browned to spine. Child's writing in pencil to front flap of dustwrapper.

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THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR
Written by Eric Carle. Illustrated by Eric Carle.
Stock no. 1318680
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st UK 1970. Very good condition.

Oblong format. White glazed pictorial boards. Watch as the caterpillar eats his way through the book! ISBN: 024101798X. Some slight wear to cover edges. A few light foxspots and some light page browning to contents else clean, without names or inscriptions.

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RUPERT LITTLE BEAR'S ADVENTURES NUMBER THREE
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1318679
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Grey boards with pictorial onlay to front showing Rupert with the princess. Contains five stories: Rupert and the Robber Wolf; Rupert at the Seaside; Rupert and Bingo; Rupert and the Dragon; Rupert and the Snow Man. 3 colour plates plus two-tone illustrations throughout. A few marks and wear to covers. 2.5" split to rear side of spine. Chipping to onlay at top of spine. Foxing throughout, but mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present, one has a closed margin tear to it. Binding nice and tight!

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DAVID COPPERFIELD
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2132428
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

The Personal History, Adventures, Experiences, and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery (Which He Never Meant to Be Published on Any Account). Burgundy leather spine with black title block and gilt title to spine. Red cloth sides with gilt borders. Top edge gilt. Red ribbon page marker. B/w illustrations. Second printing. Slip case is very good - some marks.

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NICHOLAS NICKLEBY
Written by Charles Dickens; Simon Callow. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2132426
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

With the original illustrations by "PHIZ", introduction by Simon Callow. Burgundy leather spine with black title block to spine and gilt title, red paper boards with gilt border. Top edge gilt. B/w illustrations. xxxix and 835 pages. Red ribbon page marker. Slip case is in very good condition, some marks and a couple of bumps/dents to edges.

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THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Luke Fildes.
Stock no. 2132425
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Burgundy leather spine with black title label, gilt title. Burgundy cloth with gilt borders. With the original illustrations by Fildes. Introduction by Peter Ackroyd. Slip case is very good - some grubby marks.

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BLEAK HOUSE
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2132424
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

Burgundy leather spine with black title block and gilt title. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt borders. Top edge gilt. Burgundy ribbon page marker. B/w illustrations. Slip case is slightly better than very good - some light scuffing.

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THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by R. Seymour; R.W. Buss; Phiz.
Stock no. 2132421
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Pickwick Papers. Burgundy cloth boards, burgundy leather spine with black title block, gilt text. B/w illustrations. Second printing. A few white marks to covers. Slip case is very good - a few corner bumpes and marks.

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OUR GOOD-NIGHT BOOK
Written by Lettice Bell.
Stock no. 2132417
Published by Pickering & Inglis. Circa 1932. Almost very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping. Top corner of front endpaper has been torn off. A few pages internally have a leaf pattern 'shadow' or imprint, where a leaf has been flattened between the pages.

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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 2132416
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Library Edition (reset). Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bookplate to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with some marks.

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MARY POPPINS IN THE PARK
Written by P.L. Travers. Illustrated by Mary Shepard.
Stock no. 2132415
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange mottled boards, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 254 pages. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and creased, with loss and a few marks.

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