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1. Lucie Attwell's Goodnight Stories by Mabel Lucie Attwell Lucie Attwell's Goodnight Stories by Mabel Lucie Attwell
Illustrator Mabel Lucie Attwell. Reprint edition 1985, Dean. Very good.
ISBN: 0603003826.
Quarto.
Pink pictorial laminated boards.
125 pages.
18 short stories taken from previous annuals.
Includes one small picture of a cart containing a golliwog and other toys.
This edition published by Dean for W. H. Smith.
Covers in near-Fine condition.
Name neatly erased from the Belongs To box.
Pages clean, with no writing or other marks.
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2. Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling
1967, Minster Classics. Very good.
Paperback.
253 pages.
Minor wear to covers.
Covers and contents unmarked, but pages tanned.
#101943   £2.50   Details   Find Similar   Add to Cart
3. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Illustrator Faith Jacques. Reprint edition 1983, Puffin. Very good.
ISBN: 0140305998.
Paperback.
133 pages.
Clean and unmarked.
Pages tanned.
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4. Sniff and the Secret of Spalderton Hall by Ian Whybrow Sniff and the Secret of Spalderton Hall by Ian Whybrow
Illustrator Toni Goffe. Reprint edition 1992, Red Fox. Good.
ISBN: 009981580X.
Paperback.
175 pages.
Light wear to covers.
Scuff at top corner of front cover.
Pages beginning to tan.
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5. The Tales of Olga da Polga by Michael Bond The Tales of Olga da Polga by Michael Bond
Illustrator Hans Helweg. Reprint edition 1972, Puffin. Very good.
ISBN: 0140305009.
Paperback.
126 pages.
Thirteen short tales about the unusual guinea pig.
Minor wear to covers.
Pages slightly tanned.
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6. The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes by Beatrix Potter The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes by Beatrix Potter
Illustrator Beatrix Potter. Reprint edition 1977, Warne. Fine with dust-wrapper.
ISBN: 0723206031.
Beige paper-covered boards.
Maroon lettering on covers.
Picture onlay to front cover.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
58 pages.
Clean and unmarked.
Appears almost unread.
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7. The 3rd St Michaael book of Rupert Favourites by Mary Tourtel The 3rd St Michaael book of Rupert Favourites by Mary Tourtel
Illustrator Mary Tourtel. Reprint edition 1980, Purnell. Very good.
ISBN: 0361047037.
Quarto.
Laminated pictorial boards.
Minor wear to covers.
Contents clean and unmarked.
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8. The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book by Mary Tourtel The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book by Mary Tourtel
Illustrator Mary Tourtel. Circa 1953, L.T.A.Robinson. Good.
Quarto.
Pictorial glazed boards.
Red cloth spine.
Some wear to covers.
Corners bumped.
Spine strip worn and discoloured.
Gift dedication on front endpaper.
Crease at lower corner of f.e.p.
Light finger-marking and creasing on contents.
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9. The Big Rupert Story Book by Mary Tourtel The Big Rupert Story Book by Mary Tourtel
Illustrator Mary Tourtel. Circa 1950, Purnell. Good.
Quarto.
Pictorial glazed boards.
Red cloth spine.
Illustrated in monotone.
(1st two pictures coloured by child.)
Light wear to edges of covers.
Contents slightly tanned.
Small tears at base of a few pages.
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10. The Fortunes of an Oxford Fox by Nan Westwood The Fortunes of an Oxford Fox by Nan Westwood
Illustrator Nan Westwood. 1st edition 1984, Arthur H. Stockwell. Very good with dust-wrapper.
ISBN: 0722318030.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
38 pages.
Aimed at young children.
Illustrated with line drawings.
Upper edge of dustwrapper chipped.
Contents close to fine.
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11. Rainbow Magic by Daisy Meadows Rainbow Magic by Daisy Meadows
Illustrator Georgie Ripper. 1st Thus edition 2006, Rainbow Magic Limited. Very good.
ISBN: 9781407801483.
Paperback.
Octavo.
A boxed set of seven books in 'The Fun Day Fairies' series.
Books and box clean and undamaged.
#101933   £15.00   Details   Find Similar   Add to Cart
12. The Little Grey Rabbit Collection by Alison Uttley The Little Grey Rabbit Collection by Alison Uttley
Illustrator Margaret Tempest. Reprint edition 1992, Heinemann. Very good with dust-wrapper.
ISBN: 0434963372.
Laminated pictorial boards.
Dustwrapper repeats cover design.
Boxed set of the first four Little Grey Rabbit titles:
"The Squirrel the Hare and the Little Grey Rabbit",
"How Little Grey Rabbit got back her Tail",
"The story of Fuzzypeg the Hedgehog", and
"The Great Adventure of Hare".
The first book has a child's name on front paste down, and some slight wear to contents.
The other three books are almost as-new.
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13. The Shakespeare Stories by Andrew Matthews The Shakespeare Stories by Andrew Matthews
Illustrator Tony Ross. Reprint edition 2003, Ted Smart. Fine.
ISBN: 1843628775.
Paperback.
Octavo.
Pictorial covers.
Boxed set of eight books.
Stories retold in prose from the plays by Shakespeare and including simple notes.
Titles are:
"Hamlet",
"A Midsummer Night's Dream",
"The Tempest",
"Macbeth",
"Henry V",
"Romeo and Juliet",
"Twelfth Night", and
"Anthony and Cleopatra".
Almost no wear to either box or books.
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14. Posters by Maurice Sendak by Maurice Sendak Posters by Maurice Sendak by Maurice Sendak
Illustrator Maurice Sendak. 1st British edition 1986, The Bodley Head. Very good.
ISBN: 0370310381.
Paperback.
Folio.
Pictorial covers.
24 of Maurice Sendak's favourite posters and pictures, chosen by himself.
Posters and covers clean and unmarked.
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15. The Girls of St. Ursula's by M. B. Manwell The Girls of St. Ursula's by M. B. Manwell
Reprint edition circa 1913, Partridge. Reading.
Octavo.
Red pictorial cloth-covered boards.
167 pages.
4 b/w plates, artist not credited.
Covers damp stained at upper edge, contents not affected.
Prize dedication on front endpaper.
Patch over small hole rubbed in front endpaper.
Pages tanned.
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16. He is your Brother by Richard Parker He is your Brother by Richard Parker
Illustrator Gareth Floyd. 2nd edition 1983, Hodder and Stoughton. Good. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0340175893.
Octavo.
Pictorial laminated boards.
87 pages.
Covers a little worn.
Labels removed from prelims.
Occasional marks on contents.
#101927   £2.00   Details   Find Similar   Add to Cart
17. The Way to Sattin Shore by Ann Philippa Pearce The Way to Sattin Shore by Ann Philippa Pearce
Illustrator Charlotte Voake. 1st edition 1983, Kestrel. Good with dust-wrapper. Ex-library.
ISBN: 0722658826.
Octavo.
Cream cloth-covered boards.
Blue lettering on spine.
190 pages.
Dustwrapper slightly wrinkled.
Light wear to lower edge of covers.
Endpaper messy, where label has been removed.
Contents close to VG.
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18. In and out the Window by Richard Parker In and out the Window by Richard Parker
1st edition 1976, Hutchinson. Very good with dust-wrapper.
ISBN: 009127110X.
Octavo.
Green cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on spine.
111 pages.
Light wear to dustwrapper.
VG in other respects.
#101924   £3.50   Details   Find Similar   Add to Cart
19. The Industrious Girl and the Mischievous Boy by Mary Elliott The Industrious Girl and the Mischievous Boy by Mary Elliott
1st edition 1853, Darton and Co. Good.
24mo.
Blind-embossed cloth-covered boards.
Gilt lettering on covers.
Gilt decoration on spine.
All edges gilt.
128 pages.
Illustrated with hand-painted steel engravings.
A short moral tale; subtitled 'The Bee and the Sloth'.
Covers faded and worn.
Gilt on spine heavily faded.
Inner hinges split at lower edge, 6cm. and 3cm.
Pages white, unmarked, binding slightly loose.
#101923   £30.00   Details   Find Similar   Add to Cart
20. An Unpopular Schoolgirl by Bertha Mary Fisher An Unpopular Schoolgirl by Bertha Mary Fisher
Illustrator M. R. Peacock. Reprint edition circa 1913, Partridge. Reading.
Octavo.
Red cloth-covered boards.
Red lettering on covers.
Black decoration on covers.
168 pages.
No illustrations.
A colour frontispiece may have been removed.
Covers are worn at edges.
Prelims, particularly the title page, and fore edge spotted.
Occasional spotting in the text.
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