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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1321690
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Colour pictorial map endpapers. Superb colour illustrations throughout! 226 numbered pages. ISBN: 186205486X. SIGNED by the artist to half title-page (dated 2001). Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed at edges.

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THE TALE OF JOHNNY TOWN-MOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1321686
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

Pale green boards, green titles. 84 numbered pages. Small format. Charming colour illustrations throughout. Minimal bumping to spine. Covers slightly grubby and spine browned. Contents clean.

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MR. BUNNYKINS BUILDS A BUNG'LO
No author listed.
Stock no. 1321685
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Almost very good condition.

Very small format (12 x 9.5 cm). Blue boards, pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Spine and corners bumped, some fading to covers. Pencil scribbles to rear cover. Grubby fingermarks and some erased pencil markings to contents.

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HICKORY HEDGER
Written by Joy Trotman. Illustrated by Joy Trotman.
Stock no. 1321684
Published by The Epworth Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

"Any summer evening, when you are walking down a country lane, you may hear a funny hiccupping noise in the hedge. It is sure to be Hickory Hedger out for his evening stroll..." Delightful colour pictures of hedgehogs and rabbits throughout. A cross between Alison Uttley and Beatrix Potter. Small format, 5.5 x 4.5". Pale green pictorial front board and plain rear board. A charming little book. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Page browning to endpapers. Foxing and some light fingering to contents. A couple of page corners creased. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby, biro mark to rear panel and some loss to top of spine.

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THE SAM PIG STORYBOOK
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Cecil Leslie.
Stock no. 1321667
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1965. Almost very good condition.

35 of the best Sam Pig stories. Beige cloth with red title label and gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Stains to edges of some pages. Some light foxing.

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THE CLEAN SWEEP
Written by Racey Helps. Illustrated by Racey Helps.
Stock no. 1321659
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. Circa 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Tabitha Tabbitail is in a quandary as her special silver spoon, brooch and bracelet go missing! Green cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour illustrations. Some light foxing to covers and contents. Dustwrapper is worn and torn at edges with minimal loss, tape repairs and browning on verso.

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THE JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Maurice Detmold; Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1822445
Published by Folio Society. 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Colour illustrations. Second printing. Spine is lightly faded (minor). Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly faded at open edges and is lightly scuffed.

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THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold; David Eccles.
Stock no. 1822385
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles. The illustrations are based on original b/w drawings by Detmold, recreated in colour by Eccles. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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KNIGHT OF THE WOODS
Written by C.T. Stoneham. Illustrated by Anton Lock.
Stock no. 1822364
Published by Sampson Low. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Squab, the bantam cock, lived contentedly in captivity until a clumsy truck-driver smashed his pen... Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. Gilt title to spine has dulled, boards are clean. Text block browned. Contents clean.

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JOCK OF THE GREAT WAR
Written by Lucy Jackson. Illustrated by Jucy Tucker.
Stock no. 2135374
Published by Utl Printing. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Jock is an Irish Terrier. Large format. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952040727. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. A few grubby margin marks. Light foxing to outer page edges.

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THE ROLY-POLY PUDDING
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1321642
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1919. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine with white boards with colour illustration and blue titles to front. Larger format. Colour and b/w illustrations. 69 pages. Spine bumped, corners worn. Covers are scuffed and slightly scratched. Light foxing and some grubby fingermarks to contents. Erased pencil marks to rear pastedown.

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THE SPIDER'S PALACE
Written by Richard Hughes. Illustrated by George Charlton.
Stock no. 1321637
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1931. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, gilt titles, gilt whale vignette to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Some light darkening to cover edges. Grubby erasure mark to front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents. Light tobacco smell to contents. Remains of dustwrapper is foxed and browned with some stains.

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