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RUPERT ANNUAL 1947 - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1817302
Published by Daily Express. 1947. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps - Rupert running after a tiny dragon. 1st story Rupert and the Top Hat. Spine & corners lightly rubbed, lower edge of spine split 1" to tail. Small biro mark to front cover and a few grubby marks. Inscription in ink to first page and name & address in belongs to box on same page. NOT price-cut. Some pages browned. A few top corner creases. A few grubby marks but overall a nice copy.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1951 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1817301
Published by Daily Express. 1951. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert at front of a huge snow scene. 1st story Rupert and Doctor Lion. 124 pages. 10 x 7 inches. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed but no loss. Rear board has foxing and is lightly rubbed at corners. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Name & address in belongs to box. Price-cut. Minor margin marks else contents clean.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1946 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1817300
Published by Daily Express. 1946. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial card wraps - Rupert looking out through a window. 1st story - Rupert on Coon Island. 120 pages. 9.5 x 7 inches. This annual has not been reproduced in a facsimile edition. Light creasing to covers and scuffing/rubbing to spine. Top & Tail of spine worn with slight loss. NOT price-cut. Name in belongs to box. Harsh vertical crease from top to tail of page 33/34 which is starting to tear from lower edge (binding error). Small closed tear to lower margin of page 35/36. Contents otherwise clean.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1939 (FACSIMILE) - THE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1317658
Published by Daily Express. 1991. Very good condition.

Facsimile of the 4th Rupert annual (1939). Colour pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Black/red/white illustrations throughout. 125 pages. The 'look and feel' of the original perfectly captured by this magnificent reproduction. ISBN: 085079241X. Slight rubbing to cover edges (particularly at corners). Foxing to contents.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 47
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1317657
Published by Daily Express. 1951. Almost very good condition.

Rupert and the House of Rhymes plus Rupert and the Rain Magnet. Front cover shows Rupert chasing a wheel and being followed by 2 monkeys. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Covers slightly edge rubbed and creased. Puzzles and small b/w illustrations to centre pages filled in with biro.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1939 (FACSIMILE) - THE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1317653
Published by Daily Express. 1991. Very good condition.

Facsimile of the 4th Rupert annual (1939). Colour pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Black/red/white illustrations throughout. 125 pages. The 'look and feel' of the original perfectly captured by this magnificent reproduction. ISBN: 085079241X. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Name and address in belongs to box. Contents fine.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1969
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129328
Published by Daily Express. 1969. Almost very good condition.

Colour laminated boards - Rupert sitting on rock looking into stream. 1st story Rupert & the Whistlefish. 10 x 7 inches. 115 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Circular scuff/score marks to front cover. Price-cut. Name in ink to belongs to box and puzzle to same page is done in red ink; pagoda page has been coloured in also. Apart from that, contents are generally very good - a few light margin marks.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 43
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129243
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1960. Very good condition.

Pictorial front cover shows Rupert playing with giant dominoes. 2 stories: Rupert and the Land of Games, Rupert and Redwing. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Wear to corners and top and tail of spine. Foxing to covers, outer page edges and some page margins. Vertical creasing to maze puzzle page. Illustrations are still bright.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 40 - SUMMER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129240
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1959. Very good condition.

Two stories: Rupert and Santa's Holiday and Rupert and the Dandylion. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Small nicks to top and tail of spine. Staples to binding have started to rust; a few marks to pages next to this. Some foxing to covers and page margins. Illustrations are still beautifully bright!
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 35 - WINTER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129239
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1958. Very good condition.

Pictorial paper wraps. First story Rupert and the Angry Dolls. Second story Rupert and Will o' the Wisp. Colour illustrations. Small splits to top and tail of spine. Foxing to covers. Odd margin mark.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 35 - WINTER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129237
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1958. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper wraps. First story Rupert and the Angry Dolls. Second story Rupert and Will o' the Wisp. Colour illustrations. Snowman to front cover has been outlined in blue biro. Creasing to covers, with chipping and a bit of loss along bottom edge of front cover. Creasing to page corners throughout. A few margin marks, but illustrations are still bright.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 34 - AUTUMN ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129236
Published by Daily Express. Very good condition.

Rupert Autumn Adventures. 2 stories in full colour. Front cover shows Rupert sitting in a tree, clutching a silver lamp in one hand and shaking hands with a monkey. 1st story is Rupert and the Wonderful Lamp, 2nd story is Rupert and the Weather People. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Staples to binding have rusted, with browning surrounding this on some pages. Creasing to rear cover, which also has foxing. Small split to base of spine. Colouring page has been Done. A few margin marks, but contents are still nice and bright.
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