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RUPERT ANNUAL 1937 - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1305553
Published by Daily Express. 1937. Good condition.

The second Rupert annual. Colour pictorial boards showing Rupert and chums on a bridge. 1st story Rupert and the Snow Machine. Red cloth spine, black lettering. 124 pages. 7.5x10". Red and black illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped, cover edges worn. 1.5" pencil mark to front cover. Covers are slightly grubby. Joints are cracked. Name and date in ink in belongs to box. Child's pencil and pen scribbles/doodles to pastedowns and title-page and on verso. Contents are well fingered with a number of small tears or lost corners (no loss of text or images). Illustratons on 10 pages have been partly colour (not very well) with watercolour or crayon. A good copy.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 16 - RUPERT AND THE BOY PIRATE
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1205995
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1953. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Rupert and the Boy Pirate, Rupert and the Hospital Flowers. Colour illustrations. Rear cover grubby with some ink writing. Top corner of front cover rubbed. Some marks to lower margins else contents clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 8 - RUPERT AND THE WICKED UNCLE
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1205987
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1951. Almost very good condition.

Title story Rupert And The Wicked Uncle. Also includes Rupert's Good Resolution. 24 pages. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Rear cover grubby. Spine rubbed and split at top and tail. Two centre pages detached. Contents generally clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 7 - RUPERT AND THE LITTLE PLANE
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1205986
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1950. Good condition.

Two stories: Rupert and the Little Plane and Rupert and the Mystery Voice. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Rear cover soiled. Corners creased. Covers glued to contents. A few marks to contents but generally clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 5 - THE BIG GAME HUNT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1205984
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

Rupert's Big Game Hunt and Rupert and the Banjo. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Rear cover a little grubby with small mark at lower edge.Faint mark to front cover else bright and clean. Contents fine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 25 - RUPERT AND THE FRENCH POODLES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1701597
Published by Daily Express. 1955. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Second story is 'Rupert and the New Jersey'. 22 pages. Colour illustrations. 2" split to base of spine. Covers creased.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1965
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 822434
Published by Daily Express. 1965. Very good condition.

Glazed boards. Front cover shows Rupert carrying a Christmas tree. 1st story Rupert & Gaffer. Magic Painting pages. 115 pages. 10 x 7 inches. Corners are worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Price-cut. Belongs to box is clean. Half inch closed tear to page 5. Last 2 Magic Paintings DONE, others have light touches of colour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1965
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 822323
Published by Daily Express. 1965. Almost very good condition.

Glazed boards. Front cover shows Rupert carrying a Christmas tree. 1st story Rupert & Gaffer. Magic Painting pages. 115 pages. 10 x 7 inches. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Belongs to box completed in ink. Not price-cut. A couple of page corner creases. Tear to one page at spine. Magic Paintings DONE. Puzzle on page 114 completed in ink.
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THE NEW RUPERT COLOUR STORY BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 383252
Published by Purnell & Sons. 1954. Very good condition.

Yellow pictorial boards showing Rupert with Mrs. Bear in a grocer's shop with Beppo throwing fruit around. 1st story Rupert and the Stolen Apples. 1st and last stories in full colour, others in two-tone. 10 x 8". Small indentation to lower edge of front cover. Spine and corners bumped, slight wear to base of spine. Name and address in ink to belongs to box. Top corner tips very slightly creased. Some light page browning else contents clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 23 - RUPERT AND THE SNOW SPORTS
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 444580
Published by Daily Express. 1955. Very good condition.

Title story Rupert And The Snow Sports. Also includes Rupert And The Vanishing Pet. 24 pages. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Covers are grubby. Dot-to-dot completed in pencil.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 24 - RUPERT AND THE BIRTHDAY SURPRISE
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 444579
Published by Daily Express. 1955. Very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Also includes story 'Rupert and The Crooked Jug'. 22 pages. Colour illustrations. Covers grubby.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 33 - SUMMER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 444570
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Two stories are Rupert and the Speckled Seaweed and Rupert and the Scent Garden. Colour illustrations. Ink name and pencil scribble to front cover. Covers have a few grubby marks. Contents are clean and bright.
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