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ANIMAL STORY

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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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BOB BUSHTAIL'S ADVENTURE
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1317769
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 9th 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Brown boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Revised verses by Perring. Spine slightly bumped. Faint stain to rear board. Front board slightly bowed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Light damp stains to top edges of endpapers and preliminary pages. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with light damp stains on verso.
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THE FAIRY CARAVAN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130209
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 7th 1967. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of William and Alexander's Travelling Circus (William being Pony Billy and Alexander being a Highland Terrier!). Cream boards, green titles. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 225 pages. 8 x 5.75". ISBN: 0723206791. Top 1" of front endpaper has been cut off and is missing. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Rest of contents are very good. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film; is price-cut.
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CORNELIUS IN CHARGE
Written by Mary Flynn. Illustrated by Eileen Coghlan.
Stock no. 2130160
Published by The Talbot Press Limited. 1st 1946. Good condition.

Blue cloth spine, white pictorial boards. 2 colour text illustrations. Heavy marking and damp staining to covers, red pen marks to rear. Tear hole in spine. Chipping and bumping along cover edges. Crossed out inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some pages to prelims and last page have corners/edges cut. Creasing to page corners. Some foxing and browning.
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THE GOLDEN APPLE
Written by Max Bolliger; Roseanna Hoover. Illustrated by Celestino Piatti.
Stock no. 2130081
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1970. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Full page colour illustrations. Simple text. 12 x 8.5". ISBN: 0370015363. Foxing to spine. Bumping and wear, with some chipping along cover edges and corners. Scuff marks to rear cover.
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LITTLE MISS PINK'S WEDDING
Written by Rodney Bennett. Illustrated by Astrid Walford.
Stock no. 2130039
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.

Pink pictorial boards. The Little Miss Pink Books. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven browning to covers. Some page browning, but illustrations are still beautifully bright!
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MUMFIE MARCHES ON
Written by Katharine Tozer. Illustrated by Katharine Tozer.
Stock no. 2130037
Published by John Murray. 1943. Good condition.

Light blue cloth, pink titles and elephant vignettes. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to covers, which are also marked with spotting; fading to title on spine. Bookplate to front endpaper; erased name and date. Page edge browning; a few margin marks. Contents are still generally very good.
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TARKA THE OTTER
Written by Henry Williamson. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2130034
Published by Putnam & Company. 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

School edition. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some uneven fading to cover edges. Bumping. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn and creased, with some bits of loss; foxed and browned.
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UNCLE REMUS AND NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUS
Written by Joel Chandler Harris.
Stock no. 1817443
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Two volumes in one. American Edition. Red cloth, gilt title and vignette to spine, orange title and illustration of fox and rabbits to front. B/w frontis. 65 b/w illustrations to text and full page. Spine browned, gilt vignette faded, Top & tail worn. Browning to endpapers and title page. Front hinge pulled. First two pages of introduction coming loose from binding. Text block and margins browned. A few scattered foxspots.
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THE FOUR CATS OF THE TIPPERTONS
Written by Julia Goddard.
Stock no. 2129993
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. Almost very good condition.

Two blue cloths with gilt titles. Leaf vignette. And Other Stories about Animals. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping/fraying to cloth. Scuffing. Grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and grubby marks to pages.
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THE TALE OF MR. TOD
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2129991
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards with green title and pictorial onlay. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations throughout. 93 pages. 5.5 x 4.25". ISBN: 0723206058. Browning to cover edges. Couple of corners are bumped. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with edge-creasing and some foxing.
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THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2129990
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, circular pictorial onlay to front cover. 58 numbered pages. Small format. ISBN: 0723205930. Bumping to a couple of corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with edge-creasing, foxing and grubby marks.
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