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ANIMAL STORY

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SQUIRREL GOES SKATING
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1317514
Published by Collins. 16th 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey pictorial boards. Blue and white pictorial endpapers. Colour pictures throughout. 62 numbered pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped, cover edges lightly rubbed. Child's name in heavy pencil to verso of front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a couple of light scratch marks to rear panel.
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RED VAGABOND
Written by G.D. Adams. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2127842
Published by The Batchworth Press. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A vividly told tale of a fox set against the background of wild life on the Welsh border. Red cloth. Gilt title to spine. Superb b/w wood engravings. 189 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-tears and chips; some loss to top and tail of spine and corners; cup ring marks to rear panel.
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THE MONKEY THAT WOULD NOT KILL
Written by Henry Drummond. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 2127783
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Includes two stories "The Monkey That Would Not Kill" and "Gum". Blue cloth with gilt titles and vignette to front cover. 16 full-page b/w plates. 115 pages, all edges gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some browning and wear to spine. Uneven fade marks to edges of rear cover. Name to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. A few grubby marks.
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TIDDLES OR THE VANISHING CAT
Written by Diana Noel. Illustrated by Margaret Milnes.
Stock no. 2127782
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A Tuck Book. Large pictorial stiff card covers. Colour illustrations. Tiddles devours a pot of Vanishing Powder... Some bumping to corners. Wear to covers; a few scuff marks. New stitching to binding (staples are missing). A few margin marks. Illustrations are still lovely and bright!
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THE TWINS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127770
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1910. Good condition.

Large format. 24 gorgeous colour plates. The story of Snip and Snap, two spaniel puppies. Grey paperboards with colour onlay to front. Pictorial endpapers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of splits to spine, which is also grubby, with a little fraying to top and tail. Some scuffs and surface paper damage to onlay to front cover. Damp marks to edges of rear covers, but only goes through a little to rear endpapers. Damp marks also to corners of front cover. Page browning, with the odd foxspot. Hinges are pulled in places, so that binding is starting to weaken, a few magic tape repairs. Illustrations are still wonderful!!
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A HOUSE FOR A MOUSE
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1816547
Published by John Murray. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

The mouse that wanted a house of her own. Brown and cream pictorial boards. Green cloth spine. Delightful woodcuts throughout. 7 x 5". 41 pages plus booklist. Green cloth spine faded and foxed but title to spine still bright. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Contents clean.
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MRS BEAK-DUCK AND HER FRIENDS IN THE WOOD
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1816544
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format. Brown boards, red title to front. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine lightly rubbed. Gift inscription in ink to front pastedown. Contents browned but clean.
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THAT LITTLE WHITE PUPPY
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1816543
Published by Humphrey Milford. Circa 1916. Very good condition.

Small oblong format. Pictorial paper boards, red title to front. Ribbon to front board. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. That Little White Puppy has his first visit to the country. Paper boards slightly bubbled. Ribbon to front board fading and damp stain to inside front cover. Browning to endpapers, contents clean.
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DAWN THE FAWN
Written by Jane Thornicroft. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1816522
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1st 1948. Good condition.

The story of a fawn who lived in the New Forest. Blue cloth spine, brown paper boards, dark blue titles and vignette of fawn to front board. Colour frontis. 37 b/w illustrations. 95 pages. Blue cloth spine faded to grey, split to front edge. Numerous rubber ink stamp impressions to front endpaper. A few grubby marks to contents.
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BUNNYBOROUGH
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127707
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Reissue of 1919 edition. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations of Bunny Rabbits. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with a few pieces of loss; other tears are repaired to verso with sticky tape.
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THE PERFECT ZOO
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Kathleen Burrell.
Stock no. 2127706
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1947. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine, grey pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations throughout. Spine is bumped and faded, with small splits to top and tail, with a little fraying to cloth. Bumping to corners. Uneven browning to covers. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks.
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A BEDTIME PICTURE BOOK
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2127704
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format 13 x 10", original book has been rebound as a hardback. Full page colour illustrations and short stories. Some page browning and foxing; a few grubby margin marks.
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