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THE FAMILY FROM ONE END STREET
Written by Eve Garnett. Illustrated by Eve Garnett.
Stock no. 1503922
Published by Penguin Books. 1964. Very good condition.

Puffin Story Book PS7. Pink pictorial card wraps. B/w text illustrations. A little wear to spine and corners. Spine faded. Unused book plate stuck to first page covering writing. Margin tear to page 29. Contents clean but lightly browned.

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MARY'S MEADOW
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 1503921
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. circa 1877. Good condition.

Pale green pictorial paperboards. B/w illustrations. 96 pages. Most of surface paper is missing from spine, title is still present. Corners and cover edges worn. Covers grubby and edge browned. Rear joint starting to crack. Ink inscription and date to front endpaper, some transfer of ink to pastedown. Small bookseller's sticker to pastedown. Heavy browning to endpapers. Foxing and some marks to contents.

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ENGLISH CHILDREN (BIP 30)
Written by Sylvia Lynd.
Stock no. 1503920
Published by Collins. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Britain in Pictures series. The changing picture of English childhood throughout many centuries of our history. A book rich in history and fascinating in its wealth of out-of-the-way knowledge. Pink boards with white borders, titles and picture. Colour & b/w illustrations. 48 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few light fox spots and and odd mark to covers. Foxing, mainly to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a browned spine and some foxing.

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THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1314283
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 19th 1944. Very good condition.

Cheaper Edition. Red cloth. Blue vignettes and title to front and spine. B/w text illustrations. 178 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1314282
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 43rd 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes of Pooh and Christopher Robin to front cover. Originally published in 1924, this is the"Cheaper Edition". 100 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. A few light fingermarks else contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and worn at spine and corners.

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WINNIE-THE-POOH
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1314281
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 21st 1939. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes of Christopher Robin and Pooh. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 159 pages. This is the "Cheap Edition" first published in 1934. Spine and corners bumped. Covers a bit grubby with light splash marks to rear cover. Neat name in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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WINNIE-THE-POOH
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1314280
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 10th 1930. Good condition.

Dark green cloth, gilt titles to spine, gilt border and vignette to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. Top edge gilt. Absolutely delightful b/w illustrations of Pooh Bear and friends. A children's classic. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed, spine has a few small tears to the cloth. Fly-leaves are browned. Grubby fingermarks to page margins. Still a decent copy of an early edition.

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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF PETS
Written by George Cansdale. Illustrated by Edward Osmond.
Stock no. 1314279
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1968. Very good condition.

Ladybird Series 536. Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721400949. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Some foxing to front cover. "Interest Subject 61" written in blue biro to front pastedown. Contents clean. Tally 190, last title listed on rear cover is 21 Sea and Estuary Birds.

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THE TALE OF MR. TOD
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1403426
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards, green titles, pictorial onlay to front cover. 94 pages. Spine and corners a little bumped. Board edges a little browned. Front joint a little pulled. A little light fingering otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears. Wrapper is grubby.

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RUMPELSTILTSKIN
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Eric Winter.
Stock no. 1314278
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1968. Almost very good condition.

Ladybird Series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Blue pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402186. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby. "Grade 2/34" written in blue biro to front pastedown and some grubby fingermarks to contents. One page corner is lightly creased. Tally 200, this is the last title (of 11) listed on rear cover.

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SNOW-WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Eric Winter.
Stock no. 1314277
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

Ladybird series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402534. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. "Grade 3/39" written in blue biro to front pastedown. A few light foxspots and other marks else contents clean. Tally 250 and this is the last title listed on rear cover.

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RUPERT AND THE WILFUL PRINCESS - RUPERT LITTLE BEAR LIBRARY NO. 13
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1503919
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1930. Good condition.

Yellow boards. Inside front cover lists titles 1-13. Spine has been repaired with yellow tape extending across covers, original spine looks to be underneath. Spine has 1" split to both sides at top and wear to bottom, 13 written on it. Bump to bottom edge of covers also marks text block. Corners and cover edges worn, covers grubby. Joints and hinges cracked. Label removed from verso of title page. Colouring to two illustrations. Contents have some marks but many pages are clean.

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