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ANIMAL STORY

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UNCLE AND THE TREACLE TROUBLE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125760
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The 4th in the saga of Uncle the benevolent millionaire elephant. Gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. 184 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0224612271. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss.

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UNCLE AND HIS DETECTIVE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125759
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Uncle (the elephant) is trunkdeep in trouble again! Bright yellow boards, silver title to spine. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 172 pages. Bumping and browning along cover edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some foxing and browning to pages. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing; a couple of closed tears and chips; minimal loss.

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BUBBLE AND SQUEAK
Written by Phil Robinson. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin; J.A. Shepherd.
Stock no. 2125752
Published by Isbister & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1902. Very good condition.

Some Calamitous Stories. Green cloth with red titles and black vignettes. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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UNCLE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317429
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Uncle is an elephant. Pink boards, gilt title to spine. Grey pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 160 pages. Spine ends bumped. Some very light rubbing to cover edges. Heavy foxing, mainly to prelims and textblock. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso, slightly edge worn and slightly grubby.

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HADRIAN IN THE ORIENT
Written by Candida Lycett Green. Illustrated by Christopher Thynne.
Stock no. 1317419
Published by Collins. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hadrian the Hedgehog and friends have adventures in India. Mottled blue/black cloth with gold illustration on front board. Illustrated with black and white sketches throughout. Story in verse. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing throughout. Dustwrapper is price-cut and slightly foxed.

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THE MINIATURE WORLD OF PETER RABBIT
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1317413
Published by Frederick Warne. Circa 1989. Very good condition.

12 little paperback books with colour illustrations contained in slide-out pictorial box. ISBN: 0723239886. Books have light creases to spines where they have been held open. Box is very lightly browned and has a small, light stain to base and some very light marks to base.

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AMANDA
Written by Wolo. Illustrated by Wolo.
Stock no. 1317404
Published by Collins. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

A story of Amanda the kind little snake. Large format. Orange cloth, gilt title and vignette to front cover. Colour and monotone illustrations throughout. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge torn, large section missing to lower front panel.

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THE INQUISITIVE HARVEST MOUSE
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1317397
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 7th 1953. Very good condition.

Ladybird series 497. Cream boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. B/w pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear to spine ends. Some foxing to covers. Name in blue biro to front pastedown. Some light foxing to contents.

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WATERSHIP DOWN
Written by Richard Adams.
Stock no. 2125699
Published by Rex Collings. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A rabbit with extra-sensory perception - what rubbish, or so the chief rabbit of the warren thought. He ignored Fiver's warning of impending disaster; he was wrong. Second Edition. Green covers with gilt title to spine and bunny vignette to front cover. Folding map to rear of book. ISBN: 0901720313. 5th printing of 2nd edition. Corners are bumped. Couple of marks to covers. Fading along very edges of covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and faded spine.

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ADVENTURES OF SAM PIG
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Francis Gower.
Stock no. 2125571
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1941. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Yellow cloth. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with some foxing; edge-tears and chips, minimal loss, but creased.

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LITTLE GREY RABBIT AND THE SNOW-BABY
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2125437
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 000194133X. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine.

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by James Lynch.
Stock no. 2125428
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

Green silk moire, gilt decorations and title. Colour plates. Brown dampstain to spine and across at base of covers. Only a little damp marking to outer page edges. Contained in very good slip case, that also shows some signs of damp marking.

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