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RUPERT ANNUAL 1938 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK

Illustrated by Alfred Bestall
Published by Daily Express in 1938

RUPERT ANNUAL 1938 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1812692
1938. Hardback. Very good condition.

The third Rupert annual. 1st story Rupert and the Daffodils. Colour pictorial boards. Red cloth spine. 126 pages. 10x7.5". Edges lightly rubbed, corners worn. At first glance, covers appear clean and bright, just a few grubby marks when looking closer. Red cloth spine is nice and bright. '1938' written in ink to front pastedown and name in belongs to box. 2" tear to lower gutter edge of pages 15-18 and 81-82. Hinges are pulled. Tape stain to some pages at the gutter (inner margin) where a tape repair was once affected due to pulled hinges. Page 49 and 63 detached. A few grubby marks. A reasonable copy of a scarce annual.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1938 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1313469
1938. Hardback. Good condition.

The third Rupert annual. 1st story Rupert and the Daffodils. Colour pictorial boards. Red cloth spine. 126 pages. 10x7.5". Covers are edge worn, spine and corners bumped. Front joint is almost broken. Name and address in ink in belongs to box. Margin tear to base of title-page. Some page corner tips creased. Hinges cracked, some very weak, because of cracked joints/hinges front cover doesn't sit as is should. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1938 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1206532
1938. Hardback. Good condition.

The third Rupert annual. 1st story Rupert and the Black Daffodil. (Contents page differs to title). Colour pictorial boards. Red cloth spine. 126 pages. 10 x 7.5 inches. Edges and corners worn. Spine slightly faded and spotted. No name in belongs to box. Top corners of title page torn off. Some colouring to contents. Pages 68/69 have remains of silver foil partially covering pictures and text. Front joint cracked. Some hinges pulled. Foxspots throughout.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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Front cover

Cover of RUPERT ANNUAL 1938 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK by Alfred Bestall

Contents

  • Rupert and the Black Daffodils
  • Rupert, Edward and the Paper-Chase
  • Rupert in Mysteryland
  • Rupert and the Ruby Ring
  • Rupert and the Cuckoo Clock
  • Rupert and the Ping-Pong
  • Rupert and Peter
  • Rupert and Bill in the Tree Tops

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