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Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1505121
Published by Purnell & Sons, Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Pop-up Picture Book. 3 pop-ups. Oblong format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 36103413X. Reprint. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners with nick to spine. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Faint erased pencil writing to top corner of front pastedown. Some creasing to pop-ups but all work correctly. Small tear to second pop-up. Fingering to page edges and a few foxspots but generally clean.

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Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1505119
Published by Purnell. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. 3 pop-up scenes. ISBN: 0361000375. Bumping to a couple of corners. Spots of wear to spine and corners. Small patch of scribble to top corner of front pastedown. Last page has browning to top corner. A few fox spots to page edges. Pages otherwise clean and all pop-ups in very good condition.

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Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly B. Thomson.
Stock no. 1315086
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

A shaped 'Peep-Through' book with windows which allow you to peep through to the following pages. Charming! Colour illustrations throughout. Pictorial cardwraps. Slight creasing to shaped page edges and some slight foxing else contents clean.

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Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1404599
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.; C.A. Publications, Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition.

Noddy Goes To The Fair. Spiral-bound red glazed pictorial boards. Blue patterned pastedowns. Colour illustrations. 5 pop-up scenes. Spine bumped. Some foxing to endpapers. Small crease to part of second pop-up otherwise pop-ups are in very good condition. Contents clean.

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No author listed.
Stock no. 1504887
Published by W.K. Kellogg. 1909. Slightly better than good condition.

Card wraps. Pictures of jungle animals in strips which can be moved around to form peculiar creatures! A few lines of rhyme to each page. Covers creased and worn, small closed tear to top edge of front cover. Scribble to elephant's head on front cover, surface paper damage to centre of rear cover. Light marking to a couple of pages from light dampstain. Some creasing and wear. Staples rusty. All strips present. Some illustrations slightly off line.

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Written by Kitty Styles.
Stock no. 1404434
Published by Sampson Low. circa 1954. Very good condition.

Timothy's Dad has to go to the vets to get medicine for Mr. Dubbin. So Timothy and Nicholas decide to help out on the farm. Spiral bound. Red pictorial boards. 5 pop-ups. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. Wire of spiral coming away from bottom of spine. Contents clean. Pop-ups in very good working order. .

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Written by Maria Bird. Illustrated by Matvyn Wright.
Stock no. 1404363
Published by Purnell. Very good condition.

From the television Watch With Mother programme. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. 5 pop-up scenes, colour illustrations. Large format. Spine and corners bumped. Laminate lifting on spine with couple of small holes to front edge. Light foxing to rear board. Some foxing to contents which are otherwise clean. Pop-ups in very good working order.

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Written by Jean Sawyer. Illustrated by Faith Jaques.
Stock no. 1504593
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

An old-fashioned model shop with its contents ready to cut out and assemble. With Memories Of A Village Shop by Sawyer. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 0434944432. Slight wear to cover edges and top corner tips. Light browning to cover edges. Contents clean and unused.

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No author listed.
Stock no. 1504356
Published by Adprint Ltd.. circa 1945. Very good condition.

A Playbook in Colour Photography. Look at the picture on the upper part of the page. The picture on the lower parts of the pages are all mixed up so you must turn them over until you come to the one that goes with the upper part... Spiral bound pictorial boards. Wear to corners and cover edges. Slight damage at either end of spine. Covers a little grubby and scuffed. A few fingermarks and fox spots to contents but generally in very nice condition.

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Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1314494
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1958. Slightly better than very good condition.

Five little card wrap books contained in box shaped to look like a sweetshop with opening door at front. Volume 3 has a small ink mark by staple to covers and there is a tiny mark to front cover of volume 5. There are a few light creases to covers and tiny nicks at edges. Overall the books are lovely and bright and would be difficult to find in better condition. Box has creases and is slightly edge rubbed, there is an inscription in blue biro to lower edge of front of box.

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Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1314491
Published by Sampson Low. 2nd 1955. Very good condition.

Six small format paperwrap books contained in pictorial slipcase shaped like a house with opening door at front. B/w illustrations. The Tiny Noddy Books nos 1-6: A Tale of Little Noddy; Noddy Has More Adventures; Noddy Goes to the Seaside; Noddy has a Shock; Noddy Off to Rocking-Horse Land; Noddy and Big-Ears Have a Picnic. Each book is small format (3.5" x 3") with pictorial cardwraps, 36 b/w illustrations with text below. Staples are rusty. Covers are just a little edge worn, some creases and small tears to covers. Contents of books are clean. Box is worn with crease to top front and erased pencil writing to front.

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Written by Helen Sterling. Illustrated by Charlotte Steiner.
Stock no. 2116049
Published by Pilot Press Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. Cut-out square to middle of pages, so that the 'Choo Choo' can travel through all the pages!! Colour illustrations. Spine is bumped and browned, with wear. A little page browning, with some foxing. 'Choo Choo' is still attached at either pastedown - so can travel through the pages still. Wrapper is unevenly brown and worn, with edge-tears and chips. Big pieces missing from spine; some scuffing.

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