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LITTLE ELEPHANT RAMA
Written by M.B. Cooper. Illustrated by M.B. Cooper.
Stock no. 1316118
Published by Litor Publishers Ltd.. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 7.25 x 5.25". Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby fingermarks to margins of prelims else contents clean.
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IN SEARCH OF WONDERLAND
Written by Derek McCulloch.
Stock no. 1316117
Published by E.K. Cole Ltd.. circa 1952. Very good condition.

The great story of television. Pictorial paperwraps. 34 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. Covers ever so slightly grubby and foxed. A tiny nick to top of spine, very slight rubbing at cover edges. There is a large diagonal crease (light) to rear cover and the last page is creased. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.
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THE LITTLE BLUE ENGINE THAT WANTED A DRINK
Written by Ursula Hourihane. Illustrated by Rene Cloke.
Stock no. 1316115
Published by Juvenile Productions Ltd.. Very good condition.

Lovely pictorial boards. Illustrated endpapers. Colour illustrations to text throughout. 29 pages. 7.75 x 6.5". Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Faint pencil erasure mark to top of front free-endpaper otherwise contents clean.
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TWILIGHT TOWN
Written by Mary Frances Blaisdell. Illustrated by Henrietta S. Adams.
Stock no. 1316114
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1920. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. Brown titles to front, black to spine. 4 colour plates and other b/w illustrations. 173 pages. 7.5 x 6". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers lightly browned. Pale page browning and a few small margin marks else contents clean.
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NODDY MEETS FATHER CHRISTMAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Mary Brooks.
Stock no. 1506184
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.; C.A. Publications Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Noddy Book 11. Yellow pictorial boards, colour pictures. Spine, corners and lower cover edges a little bumped and worn. Very faint erased numbers to top corner of front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a slightly faded spine. Slightly grubby.
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PONY CLUB TEAM
Written by Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 1405708
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/W illustrations. 253 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Name and date to front endpaper. Some page edges have been roughly cut. Endpapers a little foxed. A few margin marks otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Spine is faded. Wrapper is grubby.
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RETURN TO MARS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405707
Published by The Children's Book Club. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. 6 colour plates. A story of Interplanetary Flight. Corners bumped. White marks to boards. Damp mark to bottom of rear board which is also visible to rear pastedown. Couple of hinges beginning to crack. A few light foxspots otherwise contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn. Small brown mark to rear panel which is grubby.
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PONY CLUB TEAM
Written by Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 1405706
Published by Collins. 1956. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/W illustrations. 253 pages. Corners and bottom of rear board a little bumped. A few marks to rear board. Name in ink to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. Foxing to front endpaper and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with 2.5" tear to rear fold. Three brown marks to rear panel which are also visible on verso. Wrapper is browned with a little foxing to verso.
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SIX PONIES
Written by Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1405705
Published by Collins. 1955. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A book about six people and the six New Forest ponies they are given for a year. Red boards with black titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 254 pages. Spine is a little faded. Some white marks to spine and boards. Damp marks to inner margins of front and rear endpapers. Endpapers are browned. Name and date to front endpaper. Some foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with 3.5" tear to rear panel by spine. Small area of loss at bottom of front and rear panels. Light damp marks to verso of wrapper. Creases to front flap. Couple of marks to front panel. Rear panel grubby.
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A PONY FOR SALE
Written by Diana Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 1405704
Published by Collins. 1955. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The story of Martini, a beautiful little filly who has several owners before settling with Lettie Lonsdale who understands how Martini should be schooled. Red cloth with black titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 191 pages. Spine bumped and rubbed at bottom. Pale marks to rear board. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Damp marks to rear endpaper and inner margins of previous couple of pages. Endpapers browned. Foxing mostly to top of text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with 3" tear to edge of front flap plus smaller tear to top of rear panel. Damp marks to rear panel and flap. Rear panel is grubby.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1965
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1506182
Published by Daily Express. 1965. Good condition.

Glazed boards. Front cover shows Rupert carrying a Christmas tree. 1st story Rupert & Gaffer. Magic Painting pages. 115 pages. 10 x 7 inches. 3.5" split to rear edge of spine, residue from tape repair on spine and rear cover. Bumping and wear to ends of spine and corners. Price-cut. Name in ink in belongs to box. Magic paintings completed with a little transfer of colour to pages opposite. Treasure Chest puzzle completed. Contents generally clean.
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PRINCE AMONG PONIES
Written by Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Illustrated by Charlotte Hough.
Stock no. 1405703
Published by Collins. 1955. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Adonis seemed the most beautiful pony but he had reputation for being vicious and unsafe to ride. Sara and Patrick set out to prove otherwise. Red boards with black titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 190 pages. A little bumping to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to page edges otherwise contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and nibbled at bottom of front flap, rear panel and rear fold. Browning to spine and rear panel which is also a little marked.
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