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ANIMAL STORY

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THE DOG THAT WENT TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2129167
Published by The Brockhampton Book Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Oblong format, 7.25 x 8.75". Blue pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. An Enid Blyton Picture Book. Most of backstrip/covering of spine is MISSING (chipped/torn off). Stitching of book can now be seen. Heavy wear and some creasing to covers. Binding is now a bit weak, but all pages are still attached. Grubby margin marks, but illustrations are still bright. A reading copy.
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ANIMALS AT HOME
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2128863
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1950. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. New edition. Old Thatch Series. Staples have rusted, so a few brown spots are showing through to front cover. Some creasing to corners. The odd grubby margin mark.
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BRER RABBIT AND HIS FRIENDS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Oxley.
Stock no. 2128862
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1948. Good condition.

New Edition of the Old Thatch Series No. 5 (contents are Old Thatch series No. 9). Large format. Pictorial paperwraps (cover illustration by Mary Smith). 62 pages. Full-page b/w illustrations. Bottom 2-3" of spine are chipped and mostly missing. Top 1" of spine is chipped. Creasing to covers and pages; some foxing and browning.
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BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2128861
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1940. Almost very good condition.

New Edition of the Old Thatch Series. Retold by Blyton. 10.75" x 7.75" pictorial paperwraps. Large text, b/w illustrations. 58 pages. Bottom 1" of spine has split. Creasing and foxing; a few chips to page edges. Contents are generally still very good.
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THE FIRELIT FOREST
Written by Norah K. Colman. Illustrated by B. Ross Jones.
Stock no. 2128847
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. Delightful colour plates and b/w illustrations of forest animals. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2128759
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

The last book to be illustrated by Rackham. Grahame himself originally approached Rackham to illustrate his book but at that time it could not be managed. It was thirty years later that Rackham finally consented. The pictures were finished just as World War II broke out and were originally published in America by the Limited Editions Club. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. 12 lovely colour plates plus 15 line illustrations in the text. 178 pages. Front cover is a little bowed, with some ink writing. Fading to spine and gilt to spine. Top corner of front endpaper has been cut off. Foxing to outer page edges, but contents are still very good.
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BEDTIME STORIES
Written by Thornton W. Burgess. Illustrated by Carl Hauge; Mary Hauge.
Stock no. 1317619
Published by MacDonald. Circa 1959. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine with cream title. Yellow boards decorated with small animal vignettes. 105 pages. B/w and colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper, light browning also to same page. Contents clean.
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THE SCATTERBRAINED SQUIRREL
Written by Madeleine Raillon. Illustrated by Philippe Salembier.
Stock no. 1317615
Published by Casterman. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

A Panda Book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to text throughout. ISBN: 0706356071. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Foxing to contents. Child's biro marks (letters) to rear endpapers.
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THE WILLIE WADDLE BOOK 1930
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317610
Published by John Leng & Co. Ltd.. 1930. Good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing the animals enjoying a water slide. First story is "Willie's Christmas Cracker". 125 pages. 3-tone text illustrations throughout. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers edge worn and scuffed. Light scratch marks to front cover. Contents browned with some slight spotting. Hinges pulled causing contents to be a little loose.
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SOMETHING FOR CHRISTMAS
Written by Palmer Brown. Illustrated by Palmer Brown.
Stock no. 1317599
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st UK 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a little mouse's search for a very special Christmas gift. Delightful colour illustrations. Pale blue cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Small format. Slight bumping to spine. Some light foxing to top edge of textblock else contents fine. Some small marks to dustwrapper and a light vertical brown mark to edge of front panel, dustwrapper spine is lightly browned.
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JUST SO STORIES
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 2128720
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1944. Almost very good condition.

12 short stories for children. Red boards with gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corner. Damp marking to bottom edge of front cover; a few other marks to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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BUNNYBOROUGH
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2128679
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Reissue of 1919 edition. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations of Bunny Rabbits. Some browning to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with large closed tear to top of front panel; split to base of spine; a few chips of loss; but loss is minimal.
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