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BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS
Written by Theodore Wood. Illustrated by Janet Harvey Kelman.
Stock no. 1502164
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Shown to the Children series. Small format. Purple cloth with pictorial onlay. Contains 48 colour pictures. 94 pages. 6.5 x 4.5". Spine faded and lightly bumped. A little foxing and browning otherwise contents very good. Cloth page marker is frayed at bottom. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, spine and front panel are browned.

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THE OTHER SIDE
Written by G.G. Desmond. Illustrated by Percy Billinghurst.
Stock no. 1710342
Published by Grant Richards. 1st 1903. Good condition.

Pictorial board. 4 Colour plates and other b/w illustrations. 196 pages. New endpapers. Tape residue mark to rear board. A few margin marks.

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THE FAIRY-TALE PALACE A POP-UP BOOK
Written by Clare Dannatt. Illustrated by Herman Lelie; Maggie Bateson.
Stock no. 2112924
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Includes stand-up figures % fairy-tale storybook. The classic tales of Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty. ISBN: 0434971324. Still in original shrink-wrap. However, couple of corners have become bumped and worn.

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THE PINAFORE PICTURE BOOK
Written by W.S. Gilbert. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
Stock no. 1402335
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, dark blue titles and white vignette of ship to front. Blue pictorial endpapers. 16 colour plates with paper guards, b/w text illustrations. All edges blue. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine is browned. Damp mottle marks to covers plus a few grubby marks. Nameplate to front endpaper. Couple of plates are detached at top but still firmly attached at bottom. A few grubby marks but contents generally clean.

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THE PUNCHINELLO DRAWINGS
No author listed. Illustrated by Domenico Tiepolo.
Stock no. 1710341
Published by George Braziller Inc.. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong formal. 77 colour plates and 27 b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0807611328. Wrapper foxed and a little grubby.

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THESE ARE THE VOYAGES A THREE-DIMENSIONAL STAR TREK ALBUM
Written by Charles Kurts. Illustrated by Sonia R. Hillios; Nicholas Jainschigg; John Eaves; Clark Schaffer.
Stock no. 2112923
Published by Pocket Books. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

Celebrate thirty years of Star Trek with 'These Are The Voyages'. It depicts some of the most incredible voyages of Starfleet's finest vessels, from the original U.S.S. Enterprise to the Starship Voyager. Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0671551396. Tear hole to rear of spine. Corners are bumped, with some chipping. All pop-ups appear to be in very good working order.

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THE MAGIC CANDLES
Written by Mary Stewart. Illustrated by Barbara C. Freeman.
Stock no. 1502163
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial paperboards. Colour illustrations. 48 pages. Spine is partially faded. Slight wear to corners. A couple of page corners creased. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears. Stain to edge of front panel and front flap, more visible on verso.

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NOAH'S ARK THE POP-UP BOOK
Written by Brian Wildsmith. Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith.
Stock no. 2112922
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1994. As new condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Doors to open and tabs to move as the animals help Noah to build the Ark. Paper engineering by Dennis K. Meyer and Ariel Apte. ISBN: 0192799797. Still in original shrink-wrap - unused!

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THE ART OF SCIENCE
Written by Jay Young.
Stock no. 2112921
Published by Walker Books. Circa 1999. As new condition.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. A Pop-up Adventure In Art. Features paintings and sculptures by over 40 artists and includes a 32 page full-colour companion book. ISBN: 0744562066. Still in original shrink-wrap - unused!

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BITS OF OLD BRISTOL BEING FAC-SIMILES OF TWENTY SKETCHES
Written by W.J. Muller.
Stock no. 1710340
Published by J.W. Arrowsmith. 1st 1883. Very good condition.

Large format. 15" x 11.5". Green cloth, gilt titles and borders with red floral borders. Hummingbird patterned endpapers. Subscribers list to rear. 20 plates. Bevelled edges. All edges gilt. List of subscribers to rear implies a limited edition of 100 copies. Subscribers' copy No. 49. Front and rear hinge pulled but binding otherwise sound. A few margin marks and foxspots. All plates present. Boards a little marked but very nice for its age.

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THE PAPER SHOE BOOK
Written by Julian Horsey; Chris Knowles.
Stock no. 2112920
Published by Ebury Press. Circa 1995. Fine condition.

Step-by-step instructions on how to make paper shoes and everything you need to make your first pair. Large format. Card covers. When is a book not a book? When it's a pair of shoes, of course! ISBN: 0091807824. Still in original shrink-wrap - unused!

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OUR FAVOURITE FIRST NURSERY BOOK
Written by Aunt Louisa.
Stock no. 1502162
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Slightly better than good condition.

The Alphabet, nursery rhymes and stories. Pictorial stiff card covers, advert to rear cover. B/w illustrations. 93 pages. Spine repaired with tape. Corners and cover edges worn. Large stain to bottom corner of front cover. Pencil names to front endpapers. Colouring to some illustrations. A few marks and grubby fingermarks to contents.

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