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ANIMAL STORY

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THE TALE OF JEMIMA PUDDLE-DUCK
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130404
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards with red lettering and pictorial onlay to front cover. 59 pages. Small format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723206007. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with edge-chipping and creasing; some browning.
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THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130403
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Orange boards, triangular pictorial onlay. 59 numbered pages. ISBN: 0723205949. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with edge-creasing and chipping.
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THE TALE OF THE FLOPSY BUNNIES
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130402
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red lettering. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 59 pages. ISBN: 0723206015. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off. 1" closed tear to top edge of front panel. A few marks and some browning also to wrapper.
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THE TALE OF PETER RABBIT
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130401
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, pictorial onlay, brown titles. 58 numbered pages. Small format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723205922. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with splash mark; 1" tear also to top of spine.
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THE OLD LION AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Irene Hawkins.
Stock no. 2130399
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, red titles and small vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 155 pages. 8 x 5.5". Four of Walter de La Mare's best animal stories. Wrapper is browned to spine; some closed tears which are repaired with sticky tape to verso.
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MY MOTHER
Written by Comus; R.M. Ballantyne; Ann Taylor.
Stock no. 2130362
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1857. Good condition.

An adaptation of the poem by Ann Taylor, with a prose version and two musical settings. Comus is the pseudonym for R.M.Ballantyne. Large format. Green embossed cloth with gilt title and vignette to front cover. 32 pages. 8 attractive colour plates. The story of a kitten. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks and uneven fading to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Creasing and a few margin tears, foxing, including to plate pages. Frontis is very creased; appears to at one time have been folded. Some damp marks. A reading copy.
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NAUGHTY RED LION, BEWARE!
Written by Susan Leigh. Illustrated by Nigel Mould.
Stock no. 2130347
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

"Something special happened when the queer, loveable, laughable animals pictured on the shields of the Knights of Castle Gallantry came alive to go adventuring". Red cloth, black titles and vignette. Illustrated endpapers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 112 pages. 8.25 x 5.5". Browning to top and tail of spine. A couple of bumps. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Pale pencil colouring to one b/w illustration internally. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; piece of loss to top corner of rear panel.
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LUCY AND THE LITTLE RED HORSE; MRS. MOUSE & FAMILY; LUCY & THE FAIRY FEASTS
Written by Nora S. Unwin; Gwendy Caroe. Illustrated by Nora Unwin.
Stock no. 2130341
Published by Alexander Moring Ltd.. Circa 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red paper boards with large pictorial onlay to front showing lucy kneeling down to a rabbit with the Little Red Horse to her left. Gilt title to front. Three stories in one. Colour illustrations and b/w text illustrations. 36 pages. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with wear; foxed to pictorial onlay.
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JUST SMITH
Written by Dorothy Burroughes. Illustrated by Dorothy Burroughes.
Stock no. 2130299
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of a friendship between a lamb and a deer. Oblong format. Green cloth, yellow titles. Beautiful colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 47 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few margin marks. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with creasing; a little loss.
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LITTLE GREY RABBIT GOES TO THE SEA
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2130241
Published by Collins. 1st 1954. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. 78 pages. The odd margin mark, else contents are excellent. Wrapper is browned to spine, with some foxing; a few edge-nicks.
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LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S WASHING-DAY
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2130240
Published by Collins. 1st 1942. Fair condition.

Grey pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. 84 pages. Grubby marks and wear to covers. Scuffing and some surface paper damage to edges. A few hinges are pulled. Pages 12 and 13 have ink spillage across them. A reading copy only!
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THE RAMBLES OF A RAT
Written by A.L.O.E.; Charlotte Maria Tucker.
Stock no. 2130232
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. A.L.O.E. is a pseudonym for Charlotte Maria Tucker. Staples have rusted (showing through cloth spine). Wrinkling and scuffing to covers. Colouring internally. A reading copy.
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