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ANIMAL STORY

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THE LITTLE BROWN BEARS AT THE ZOO
Written by Chris Temple. Illustrated by Chris Temple.
Stock no. 2124957
Published by Lutterworth Press. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. The Little Brown Bear Books. Two colour and b/w illustrations. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Browning to endpapers. A little foxing.

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THE HAMPER OF MR. BOOKS
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2124956
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Small format. (4 x 4") Pictorial card wraps. Red Box contains six 'Mr' stories. Each story is packed with full page colour and two tone illustrations. Stories are: Mr. Quack; Mr. Grunt; Mr. Prickles; Mr. Pup; Mr. Trunk; Mr. Fox. Mr. Pickles Book has closed tear to front cover and is torn with loss to top rear corner of cover. Some grubby marks and foxing to books. Contained in good original cardboard box, which is missing one edge to lid and has splitting and chipping to other edges.

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THE BOX OF 'MRS' BOOKS
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2124955
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

A small square box (4.25 x 4.25") containing six of the "Mrs." books: Mrs. Purr; Mrs. Nibble; Mrs. Cackle, Mrs. Polly, Mrs. Bear and Mrs. Waddle. Each book has pictorial paperwraps, colour and two-tone illustrations. Staples to spines of books have rusted. Contained in a nearly very good cardboard box, which has 1" split to one edge and some other marks and scuffs; some creasing.

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OLD FRIENDS AND NEW FABLES
Written by Alice Talwin Morris. Illustrated by Carton Moorepark.
Stock no. 2124950
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 23 striking colour plates mounted on brown card. Bumping and wear to spine; a few marks to covers. 2" split to top of spine, with some fraying to cloth. Foxing throughout. All plates present.

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THE MAGIC PUDDING
Written by Norman Lindsay. Illustrated by Norman Lindsay.
Stock no. 2124946
Published by Cornstalk Publishing Company. 2nd 1924. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Being the Adventures of Bunyip Bluegum and his friends Bill Barnacle & Sam Sawnoff. 2nd (Australian) edition. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Spine appears to have been repaired (maybe reglued) to base of spine; original splits show, with some fading. Corners are bumped. Fading to cover edges. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few page margin marks. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with 1-2" MISSING to base of spine; smaller piece of loss along top edge of rear panel.

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THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by J. Lockwood Kipling.
Stock no. 1317336
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1913. Very good condition.

Uniform Edition. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and elephants head vignette to front cover. 299 pages, top edge gilt. Some b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight fading to spine and cover edges. Name and date in pencil to front endpaper. Light browning to free-endpapers and a slight binding error to rear pastedown has caused the top corner to be folded inwards and a tiny chip at edge.

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THE JUNGLE BOOK
Written by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by J. Lockwood Kipling; W.H. Drake; P. Frenzeny.
Stock no. 1317335
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1915. Very good condition.

Uniform edition. Red cloth, gilt titles and vignette of elephant's head. Top edge gilt. B/w illustrations. 276 pages. 8 x 5.25". Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. A couple of hinges slightly cracked.

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THE BRAMBLY HEDGE TREASURY
Written by Jill Barklem. Illustrated by Jill Barklem.
Stock no. 2124917
Published by Ted Smart. 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Contains: The Secret Staircase and The High Hills. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations. ISBN: 0583343961. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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THE BRAMBLY HEDGE LIBRARY
Written by Jill Barklem. Illustrated by Jill Barklem.
Stock no. 2124909
Published by Ted Smart; Collins. Circa 2000. Fine condition.

Boxed set of 8 Brambly Hedge books published by Collins produced for The Book People. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contained in near fine slip case; light bumping to a couple of corners.

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BUSTER BEAR'S TWINS
Written by Thornton W. Burgess. Illustrated by Harrison Cady.
Stock no. 2124907
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1933. Very good condition.

Green Forest Series. Green decorated cloth with pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. Some browning and wear to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few small page margin tears. Light corner creasing to a few pages.

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SNUG AND SERENA GO TO TOWN
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2124888
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Delightful full-page colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Blue boards, gilt titles to spine. 63 pages. 8.25 x 6". Bumping to top and tail of spine. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chips; some foxing to flaps.

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HARE AND THE EASTER EGGS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2124884
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Little Grey Rabbit series. Pale green pictorial boards. Charming colour pictures throughout. 79 pages. Bumping to spine. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browned spine; edge-chips and nicks; some loss to top of spine.

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