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ANIMAL STORY

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THE STORY OF MISS MOPPET
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2127634
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1930. Very good condition.

Beige boards with red titles and pictorial onlay. Small format. Colour illustrations. 52 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine. Small patch of surface paper damage to front pastedown/endpaper. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. A few marks to margins.

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TALES OF HAPPY COMMON
Written by Agnes Grozier Herbertson. Illustrated by Lilian A. Govey.
Stock no. 2127505
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine, dark boards with pictorial onlay to front cover, green silhouettes and white title. Contains 5 stories: The Creepie-Man; The Wonderful Journey of Be-Wee The Gnome; How Be-Wee Built a House Under the Punker-Tree; The Creepie-Man's Poke-Sack; The Needle-Witch's Pepper Pot. 20 colour plates. B/w illustrations. Surface paper lifting/damage to top corner of front cover and lower half of rear cover. Some other scuffs and marks to covers; bumping to corners. Presentation plate to front pastedown, with name in ink. A few edge-chips to front endpaper, which is also browned. Some margin marks, browning and a little foxing. All plates present.

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THE THREE JOVIAL PUPPIES
Written by E.D. Cuming. Illustrated by J.A. Shepherd.
Stock no. 2127501
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, dark pictorial covers. Colour illustrations and rhymes. A tale of three foxhound puppies. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping to cover edges. A few scuff marks to covers. Foxing and some page browning. Appears to rear joint has been repaired.

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THE STORY OF SARLI THE BARRIER REEF TURTLE
Written by Leslie Rees. Illustrated by Walter Cunningham.
Stock no. 2127491
Published by John Sands Pty. Ltd.. Circa 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. Lovely colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping along cover edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-chipping and a bit of loss.

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MARSHMALLOW
Written by Clare Turlay Newberry. Illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry.
Stock no. 2127405
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition.

The story of Marshmallow who is a beautiful white rabbit, and a jealous cat. Oblong format. Grey boards. Delightful simple illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear, with a little chipping to cover edges and spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good indeed - just the odd margin mark.

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POOKIE IN SEARCH OF A HOME
Written by Ivy L. Wallace. Illustrated by Ivy L. Wallace.
Stock no. 2127396
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Fair condition.

Pictorial boards. Delightful illustrations in colour and b/w. Nearly ALL of spine missing; a couple of small bits remain to top, but are split away at one side. Some marks to covers. Bumping and wear to corners. Binding now weak, where spine is missing. Some grubby margin marks. A reading copy.

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THE RESCUE OF BABAR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127384
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Spine is faded. Contents are excellent. Stain to rear cover.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen.
Stock no. 2127367
Published by Templar Publishing. Circa 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Centenary Edition, complete and unabridged. Turquoise boards, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers and delightful colour illustrations throughout. 224 pages. ISBN: 9781840113525. Light wear and a little bumping along cover edges. Contents are excellent. 3rd printing. Wrapper is edge-creased with some wear.

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BABAR THE ARTIST
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127364
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1972. Almost very good condition.

Little Babar Books no. 18. Pink glazeed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0416668607. Bumping and wear, with chipping and indentation marks to spine and corners. A few grubby margin marks.

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THE SPECKLEDY HEN
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2127362
Published by Collins. 2nd 1947. Good condition.

Pink boards. Colour illustrations. 78 pages. Covers are a bit bowed. Fading and heavy chipping to spine; some loss. Surface paper damage to rear cover. Marks to covers. A few margin marks, but contents are still generally very good.

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TABBY MCTAT
Written by Julia Donaldson. Illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
Stock no. 2127360
Published by Alison Green Books. Circa 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Tabby McTat is a busker cat; he loves his life with Fred, singing along as people throw coins in their hat! ISBN: 9781407109244. 2nd printing. Wrapper is edge-creased. Original stickers to wrapper.

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BABAR AND THAT RASCAL ARTHUR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127357
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1980. Very good condition.

This is the New Edition. Green pictorial boards with black spine. Colour illustrations. 11 x 8". ISBN: 0416092403. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. A few indentation marks to covers. Some foxing. Couple of page corner creases.

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