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RUPERT ANNUAL 1998
Written by Ian Robinson. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 1405715
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1998. Fine condition.

No. 63. Glazed pictorial boards. Front cover shows Rupert with plate of cakes. ISBN: 1874507198. NOT price-cut or inscribed. Contents excellent.
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THE SHOP OF GHOSTS
Written by Tony Ross; G.K. Chesterton. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 1405714
Published by Andersen Press Ltd.. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Adapted from an original story by G.K. Chesterton. Cream glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0862644704. A little bumping to spine. Contents clean.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 19 - RUPERT AND THE SPACE SHIP
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1405713
Published by Daily Express. 1954. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Also includes Rupert and the Mischief Makers. 22 pages. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners rubbed. Small split at top and bottom of spine. Rear panel a little grubby. A little fingering otherwise contents clean.
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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 29TH YEAR
Written by Sylvester Gray; Rene Bull; H.R. Millar; Natalie Joan; et al. Illustrated by Harry Rountree; Rene Bull; Frank Hart; H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1506188
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1932. Slightly better than good condition.

Black titles, cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows three children with two dogs and seagulls. First story is The Adventures of Augustus by Sylvester Gray. 192 pages. Spine bumped, faded and worn with nicks to cloth at ends. Wear to corners and cover edges. A couple of hinges cracked. Surface paper damage to margin of illustration on front pastedown. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. Some colouring, foxing and a few marks to contents. All plates present.
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DUNCTON TALES
Written by William Horwood.
Stock no. 1405712
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1991. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

All is not well in Duncton Wood. Moledom is dangerously complacent about the spread of zealots from Caer Caradoc, continuing perhaps the finest imaginative journey of our time. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis. ISBN: 0002236761. Spine, corners and bottom of rear board bumped. Foxing mainly to page edges and prelims. Dustwrapper is a little edge rubbed. Barcoded price label to rear panel.
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THE MASTER OF MARYKNOLL
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Alice Bush.
Stock no. 1405710
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. Colour frontis and b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. A little surface paper damage to both pastedowns. Foxing to page edges. Light brown marks to pages 42 & 43. Dustwrapper has been stuck to brown paper. Edge worn and chipped. Mark to bottom of front flap.Wrapper is grubby.
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BIRDS AND MEN (NN 17)
Written by E.M. Nicholson.
Stock no. 1608535
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series No. 17. Green cloth covers. 6 x 8.5 inches. 256 pages. A major contribution to the literature of British Ornithology supported by beautiful colour and black and white photo illustrations. The bird life of British towns, villages, gardens & farmland. Light page browning. Wrapper is browned to spine, and lightly edge worn.
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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 16TH YEAR
Written by Mrs. George Wemyss; Natalie Joan; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by H.M. Brock; Agnes Richardson; M.A. Peart; Florence Harrison; et al..
Stock no. 1506186
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Pale blue cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy reading book, girl with black cat under her arm and other characters in the background.Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 176 pages. First story is "How We Let Lodgings" by Mrs. G. Wemyss. Angela Brazil story is "A Terrible Handful". Spine bumped and worn with nicks to cloth at ends. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby with a few marks and scratches, small amount of surface paper damage to front cover. A couple of hinges cracked. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. Pale stain to edge of title page and small stain to lower margin of frontis. Contents generally clean. All plates present.
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DICK WHITTINGTON AND HIS CAT
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Eric Winter.
Stock no. 1405709
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1967. Slightly better than good condition.

Ladybird Series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Yellow pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721400825. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Light red pen mark to top of front cover. Rear cover is grubby and marked. Small brown mark to front pastedown. Foxing to page edges. Grubby marks to margins of a couple of pages.
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BRITAIN'S STRUCTURE AND SCENERY (NN 4)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 1608534
Published by Collins. 3rd 1949. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. An admirable account showing how our landscape heaved, split, settled, and was pared down into the countless varieties of beauty packed within the tiny mileage which is Britain. 47 colour and 40 b/w photos with 74 maps and diagrams. 255 pages includes index. Spine and corners bumped, with a little wear. Surface damage to front pastedown, browning to endpaper. Wrapper is scuffed and edge creased with some chipping at corners and spine.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1980
No author listed. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 1608533
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1980. Very good condition.

Tall format glazed boards - the first Rupert annual in this format. Cover design of Rupert playing with glove puppets. 1st story Rupert and the Flavours. ISBN: 0850790964. Spine bumped, corners a little worn. Price-cut. Belongs To box completed in pencil. Contents clean and bright.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1999
Written by Ian Robinson. Illustrated by John Harrold; Gina Hart.
Stock no. 1608532
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1999. Fine condition.

No. 64. Front cover shows Rupert flying through the air with the aid of winged shoes. ISBN: 1902836006. NOT price-cut or inscribed.
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