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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2112478
Published by Reader's Digest. 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Green cloth, dark green leatherette spine. Gilt titles and decoration. Humourous colour and b/w illustrations. 190 pages. Afterword by Alan Bennett.

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CREATURES OF THE DESERT WORLD
No author listed. Illustrated by Barbara Gibson.
Stock no. 1402194
Published by National Geographic Society. circa 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

A National Geographic Action Book. Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 6 stunning pop-ups. Paper Engineering by John Strejan and James Roger Diaz. ISBN: 0870446878. SIGNED by John Strejan (paper engineer). Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine a little faded. Contents in excellent working order.

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A FRESH WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Dixon Scott. Illustrated by Jonathon Coudrille.
Stock no. 2112477
Published by Heinemann; Quixote Press. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A sequel to Kenneth Grahame's "Wind in the Willows". Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0434980315. Bookplate to front endpaper. A little browning to endpapers. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few grubby marks.

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WIND IN THE WILLOWS THE WILD WOOD
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by John Patience.
Stock no. 1709867
Published by Peter Haddock. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Pop-Up book. Pictorial glazed boards. 5 pop-ups. ISBN: 071050764X. All pop-ups in excellent working order, some light creasing.

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THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Lois Lenski.
Stock no. 2112476
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. 4 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. Spine and a few edges are browned. Wear to edges. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Outer page edges are browned, with foxing. All plates present.

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THE KENNETH GRAHAME BOOK
Written by Kenneth Grahame.
Stock no. 2112475
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 9th 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Contains The Golden Age, Dream Days and Wind In The Willows in one volume. Green cloth, black title to spine. Foxing to endpapers. Some page browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; some loss; grubby and scuffed.

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GIVE ME A KISS
No author listed. Illustrated by Atie Van Der Meer.
Stock no. 1402193
Published by Van Der Meer. circa 1997. Very good condition.

Who lurks behind each door? Ring the doorbell for the Frog Prince and follow his tale of misadventures. Glazed yellow pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Large format. Spine and corners a little bumped. Couple of indents to board edges. Some uneven fading. Pages are a little wrinkled otherwise contents are very good. Doorbell still works.

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FUNNYBONES
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 2112474
Published by Heinemann. 1983. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0434925039. SIGNED by Allan Ahlberg 'best wishes' to half-title page. Small sticker from a previous owner to bottom corner of title page. Spine faded. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping. Some grubby margin marks.

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BYE BYE BABY
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 2112473
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A sad story with a happy ending. Square format, glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures with easy to read text. ISBN: 0434925268. SIGNED by Allen Ahlberg, Best Wishes. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing and a couple of small marks.

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THE IRON WOLF AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Richard Adams. Illustrated by Yvonne Gilbert; Jennifer Campbell.
Stock no. 2112472
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Striking colour plates by Yvonne Gilbert, b/w drawings by Jennifer Campbell. 19 folk-tales. Brown cloth. 141 pages. ISBN: 071391341X. SIGNED by author, with dedication 'To David'. The odd margin mark; some light page browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a little edge-creasing.

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INTERNATIONAL CIRCUS
Written by Lothar Meggendorfer.
Stock no. 1402192
Published by Kestrel Books. Almost very good condition.

A reproduction of the antique pop-up book. The book unfolds to reveal 6 scenes featuring exciting circus acts from around the world. Originally published in 1887. Large format. Card covers. ISBN: 0722656475. Corners bumped and creased. Edges rubbed. Couple of small tears to some folds. Horse in first pop-up a little creased otherwise pop-ups are in very good working order.

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JEREMIAH IN THE DARK WOODS
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 2112471
Published by Kestrel Books. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A story about three bears, seven dwarfs, five gorillas and lots more! Pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0722653573. SIGNED by Allen Ahlberg 'Best Wishes' to verso of frontis. Wear to edges of covers. Bookplate to front endpaper. Some page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with a little fading to spine.

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