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RUPERT ANNUAL 1950 - ADVENTURES OF RUPERT

Written by Alfred Bestall
Illustrated by Alfred Bestall
Published by Daily Express in 1950

RUPERT ANNUAL 1950 - ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Published by Daily Express. 1950. Hardback.

Annual format returns to hardback with this issue but is much thinner than earlier hardbacks. Pictorial boards - Rupert riding a huge seashell. 1st story Rupert's Silver Trumpet. 120 pages. 10x7 ins.

Almost very good condition. A few very minor marks to covers which are nice and bright. Backstrip complete but 1" and 2" splits to front edge. Rear edge of spine starting to split. Corners lightly rubbed. Front and rear joint weak. Name in belongs to box. NOT price-cut (no price printed in this copy). Maze garden puzzle page completed. Contents bright.

Stock no. 1812697

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1950 - ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Published by Daily Express. 1950. Hardback.

Annual format returns to hardback with this issue but is much thinner than earlier hardbacks. Pictorial boards - Rupert riding a huge seashell. 1st story Rupert's Silver Trumpet. 120 pages. 10x7 ins.

Good condition. Top 1" of spine missing. Corners and edges are worn. Large piece of front endpaper has been cut away. Belongs to box completed in ink. Garden puzzle attempted. NOT price-cut. Illustrations bright.

Stock no. 1315764

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1950 - ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Published by Daily Express. 1950. Hardback.

Annual format returns to hardback with this issue but is much thinner than earlier hardbacks. Pictorial boards - Rupert riding a huge seashell. 1st story Rupert's Silver Trumpet. 120 pages. 10x7 ins.

Good condition. Bottom 2-3 inches of spine are damaged; have been torn off, now reglued. Top 1" of spine is split with some chipping. Chipping and wear along cover edges; some loss. Grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to belongs to page (not in Belongs to box). NOT price-cut. Illustrations are lovely and bright! Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

Stock no. 2119809

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1950 - ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Published by Daily Express. 1950. Hardback.

Annual format returns to hardback with this issue but is much thinner than earlier hardbacks. Pictorial boards - Rupert riding a huge seashell. 1st story Rupert's Silver Trumpet. 120 pages. 10x7 ins.

Almost very good condition. 4" split to base of spine. 1.5" split to top of spine. Bumping and wear to corners. NOT price-cut or Inscribed. Light foxing to outer page edges. Odd margin mark, but contents are nice and bright.

Stock no. 2115749

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1950 - ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Published by Daily Express. 1950. Hardback.

Annual format returns to hardback with this issue but is much thinner than earlier hardbacks. Pictorial boards - Rupert riding a huge seashell. 1st story Rupert's Silver Trumpet. 120 pages. 10x7 ins.

Very good condition. Spine slightly cocked. Corners worn. Small foxspots to boards. Spine browned and has a 1" split to top rear edge. Small patch of surface paper loss to front board just above the 'RT' of 'Rupert'. Name in belongs to box. NOT price-cut. Closed repaired tear to lower margin of page 63 (very neat and no loss). Rupert's Garden Puzzle faintly completed. Contents are clean.

Stock no. 1109456

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Front cover

Cover of RUPERT ANNUAL 1950 - ADVENTURES OF RUPERT by Alfred Bestall

Contents

  • Rupert's Toy-Railway Puzzle
  • Rupert's Silver Trumpet
  • Rupert and Margot's House
  • Rupert and the Jumping Fish
  • Rupert and the Gooseberry Fool
  • Rupert's Swing
  • Rupert and the Paper 'Plane
  • How to Make a Paper 'Plane
  • Rupert and the Three Guides
  • Rupert and the Travel Machine
  • Rupert and the Big Bang
  • Rupert and the Empty Cottage
  • Rupert's Garden Puzzle

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