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A CHRISTMAS MANGER
No author listed. Illustrated by John Harwood.
Stock no. 2131846
Published by Penguin Books. Circa 1965. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book 103. The nativity scene in colour and in three dimensions. Scissors not required, all outlines ready to press out. Pictorial cardwraps. Top of spine has damage and a bit of loss to cloth. Couple of chips along cover edges. All contents are still present and UNUSED (Not pressed out). Pale foxing.
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SLEEPING BEAUTY
No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 1818420
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. Circa 1961. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Green cloth spine. Pictorial card wraps with moveable tab to front. 8 pop-up scenes with some moveable tabs. Spine and contents very well re-inforced with string binding visible on outer cloth spine. Pop-ups in excellent working order. A few scattered foxspots present.
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8192 CRAZY PEOPLE
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Trier.
Stock no. 1318451
Published by Atrium Press Ltd.. 5th Slightly better than very good condition.

Spiral bound, pictorial boards. Pages divided into three-parts to turn over and make 8192 crazy people. Minimal rubbing to corners.
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PLAYETTE PHONE BOOK
Written by Larry Wise; M. Goldsmith. Illustrated by Dick Briefer.
Stock no. 1318330
Published by Playette Corp.. Circa 1945. Good condition.

Spiral bound pictorial boards. Front board has a picture of a telephone with centre piece cut out and handset which can be lifted from the cradle. All pages have a circle cut out where dial of telephone (situated on inside rear cover) fits through. The phone dial makes a clicking noise when turned. Corners bumped, covers edge worn. Numbers showing through dial are a little worn. Receiver is worn where it 'rests' on front of book. Contents clean. Unfortunately the phone dial no longer makes the clicking noise.
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GIANTS OF THE SEA AND SKY
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318254
Published by B.B. Ltd.. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

A magic cover book. Blue pictorial cardwraps. Scene on front cover changes with movement of tab. 5 full-page colour illustrations (double-spread to centre pages) and b/w text illustrations to other pages. Changing scene to front works. Slight creases to cover corners and light rubbing to edges. 2" tear to base of spine. Contents clean.
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HURRAY FOR PEREGRINE PIG
No author listed. Illustrated by Tatjana Hauptmann.
Stock no. 1318181
Published by Ernest Benn. 1st 1980. Good condition.

Large square format. Matt pictorial boards. Follow Peregrine Pig's adventures through the full-page colour pictures (no text). Some pages shaped and cut-out to provide 3D scenes. A delightful book. ISBN: 0510000916. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Foxing to covers. Front joint is just starting to crack. There is light foxing on the reverse of the pages (white paper, not visible on illustrated sides).
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BRIGHT EYES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317939
Published by P.M. (Productions) Ltd.. Very good condition.

A 'Magic Book' with eyes that move and glow in the dark. Pictorial cardwraps, front shows an owl with moving eyes. Colour illustrations throughout different animals, with holes cut out so that the moving eyes show through. Covers edge rubbed, foxed and browned on rear cover. Page browning and foxing to contents. Contents part detached from cover at lower staple.
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GULLIVER IN LILLIPUT
Written by Jonathan Swift; Edward Cunningham. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130622
Published by Hallmark Children's Editions. Very good condition.

Pop-up book. Glazed pictorial boards. Full-colour. Wear to spine and corners; a few small nicks. Pop-ups in very good working order.
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ROBINSON CRUSOE
No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 2130266
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brightly coloured pictorial paper boards with clear window in centre showing Crusoe looking through a spyglass. Top corner of boards & contents cut in shape of parrot. First and last double page spread is a colourful pop-up by Kubasta. Colour illustrations to story. Top 3" of spine have split with chipping. Damp marking/spotting to top of pages next to binding on pages throughout book. Pop-ups are very good - although it appears that one tab has come unstuck to last pop-up.
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ABC IN LIVING MODELS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2130170
Published by Bookano Strand Publications Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Bookano Series. A book in which all the letters of the alphabet stand up in life-like form when the pages open. Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Scuffing and marks to covers. Bumping to corners and spine. A bit of fading to spine. Vertical tear to the 'A' on pop-up one. Margin marks.
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PUSS IN BOOTS
No author listed. Illustrated by Karen Avery.
Stock no. 2129903
Published by Chatto & Windus. Circa 1975. Very good condition.

A Peepshow Book. 360 degree book, use the ties to display. Pink glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0701121426. Bumping to cover edges. All pop-ups in excellent working order. Ties still present for use.
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FOXY PLAYS HIDE AND SEEK
Written by Colin Hawkins; Jacqui Hawkins. Illustrated by Colin Hawkins.
Stock no. 1317691
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1996. Fine condition.

Lift-the-flaps and play hide-and-seek with Foxy, his little sister and his friends Dog and Badger. Also includes 3 pop-ups. ISBN: 0001360183.
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