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THE STORY ABOUT PING
Written by Marjorie Flack. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese.
Stock no. 1321539
Published by The Bodley Head. 1954. Almost very good condition.

Ping is a beautiful young duck who lives on a boat on the Yangtze river. Blue pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some grubby marks to covers. Light foxing to contents. Stitching pulled causing contents to be a little loose but still attached to covers.

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SINBAD AND THE PI-RATS
Written by Lucy Pollen. Illustrated by Cecilia Pollen.
Stock no. 1321537
Published by Allan Wingate (publishers) Ltd. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

Sinbad mouse is on a voyage and is boarded by pi-rats and is rescued by squirrels. Oblong format. White cardwraps. Colour illustrations. Covers are slightly grubby and lightly foxed. Staples are rusty. Contents clean.

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A LION FOR A SITTER
Written by Helen Kay. Illustrated by Yaroslava.
Stock no. 1321534
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A picture book about a little boy named Andrew and his very special "sitter". Oblong format. Blue boards, metallic green title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0200716166. Spine bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge chipped and heavily foxed.

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THE MOUSEHOLE CAT
Written by Antonia Barber. Illustrated by Nicola Bayley.
Stock no. 1321532
Published by Walker Books. Circa 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A dramatic and moving adventure of Mowzer the cat and the fury of the Great Storm-Cat beautifully illustrated throughout in colour. Plain green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0744507030. SIGNED by the author to title-page. Spine slightly bumped, light indentation mark to lower edge of front cover. Small patch of erased pencil writing to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a small tear to lower edge of front panel.

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THE STORY OF SAMMY STICKLEPIN
Written by Margaret Alleyne. Illustrated by Mary Robinson.
Stock no. 1321527
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 4th 1957. Very good condition.

Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and text-block.

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THE TALE OF PAPA WHISKERS AND MR. WATSON'S LETTUCES
Written by Crystal Barry. Illustrated by Mary Smith.
Stock no. 1321521
Published by H.A. and W.L. Pitkin Ltd.. Good condition.

A little booklet. White pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations throughout. Covers are grubby and worn at edges. A few small ink blots to title-page and inside front cover. Contents are fingered at margins and corner tips are slightly creased.

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OOPS
Written by Mercer Mayer. Illustrated by Mercer Mayer.
Stock no. 1321517
Published by Transworld Publishers Ltd.. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition.

Small format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations of hippos. A Storychair book. ISBN: 0552500690. Slight rubbing to corners. Foxing to text block.

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HICCUP
Written by Mercer Mayer. Illustrated by Mercer Mayer.
Stock no. 1321516
Published by Transworld Publishers Ltd.. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition.

Small format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations of hippos. A Storychair book. ISBN: 0552500704. Slight rubbing and browning to cover edges. Some foxing to text block. A few light creases to rear cover.

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AH-CHOO
Written by Mercer Mayer. Illustrated by Mercer Mayer.
Stock no. 1321515
Published by Transworld Publishers Ltd.. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition.

Small format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations of elephants. A Storychair book. ISBN: 0552500712. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Slight browning to inside edges of covers.

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HAFFERTEE HAMSTER DIAMOND
Written by Janet Perkins; John Perkins. Illustrated by Gillian Gaze.
Stock no. 1321509
Published by Lion Publishing. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

Haffertee is a soft-toy hamster made for Yolanda when her real pet hamster died... the first in the Haffertee series. Glazed pictorial boards. Two-tone text illustrations. ISBN: 0856480657. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Contents clean.

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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 1321508
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Library Edition (reset). Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn at top rear corner, spine faded. Wrapper front flap states "The Young People's Edition".

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THE MOUSE TELEGRAMS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2135213
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Little Brown Mouse Book. Blue pictorial boards. Blue and white decorated endpapers. Delightful colour illustrations. Wear to cover edges. Indentation mark to nearly all pages from front endpaper back - which has creasing to pages too. Foxing and browning to endpapers. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and small nicks/chips; a few marks.

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