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ANIMAL STORY

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THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2129987
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with dark red titles and pictorial onlay. Small format. 58 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723206023. Small mark to front cover. A little foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some uneven browning and foxspots.
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CUBBY IN MOTHER BROWN'S PANTRY
Written by Thornton W. Burgess. Illustrated by Nina R. Jordan.
Stock no. 2129901
Published by Whitman Publishing Company. Circa 1929. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Cubby Bear story. Small oblong format (4.5 x 5"). Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Wear to cover edges. Contents have been glued to binding (appears that stitching become weak). Joints a bit cracked. Grubby margin marks. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; a little loss.
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HANES MEISTR TOD
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2129900
Published by Frederick Warne A'I Gwmni, Cyf. Circa 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Tale of Mr. Tod in Welsh. Pale grey boards with green titles and pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 94 pages. Wrapper is price-cut with foxing and a few nicks.
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THE TALE OF THE TALES
Written by Beatrix Potter; Rumer Godden. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2129871
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The behind-scenes story of Tales of Beatrix Potter, the ballet film. Large format. Brown Boards with gilt title to spine and vignette of frog to front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations by Beatrix Potter and pictures from the film. ISBN: 0723214212. Couple of small knocks to cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. 3" closed tear to rear panel of wrapper; a few chips and nicks at corners.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2129860
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, with black title label and gilt title to spine. 12 Colour plates. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0416532608. Foxing to outer page edges. Couple of page margin creases (one to plate near rear). Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-creasing.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2129849
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The first full colour edition by E.H.Shepard. Brown covers. gilt title to spine and toad vignette to front cover. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0416169805. Bumping to spine; a few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; a few nicks; browned.
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BRER RABBIT
Written by Joel Chandler Harris; Marcus Crouch. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 2129848
Published by Pelham Books. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0720709865. Bumping along cover edges. Page edge browning, some foxing. Wrapper is price-cut with a few chips and nicks; a few marks.
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GOLDEN JOURNEY
Written by Frank Batchelor. Illustrated by Nina Scott-Langley.
Stock no. 2129845
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A tabby cat, a hedgehog and a frog set out one morning to come by some money to comfort them in their old age. Blue cloth, gilt titles, b/w illustrations. Fading to top and tail of spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped with a little loss and some marks.
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BABAR'S TRAVELS
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2129828
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1953. Slightly better than good condition.

Smaller format (10.75 x 7.75"). Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bottom 2" and top 0.75" of spine are MISSING; other chipping and splits to sides of spine. Scuffing to cover. Surface paper damage and lifting to front pastedown. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning; a few margin marks.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by James Lynch.
Stock no. 2129690
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Green silk moire, gilt decorations and title. Colour plates. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THE TWIRLY-WHIRLY BOOK
Written by Jacqueline Clayton. Illustrated by Margaret Clayton.
Stock no. 2129669
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1913. Very good condition.

Off-white covers with red title and border and pictorial onlay to front. Colour frontis plate. 11 additional colour plates to contents, each facing a page of rhyme. 9.25 x 7 inches. Bumping o corners. Some marks and browning to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing/browning to endpapers; a few to page margins. Plates are lovely and bright!
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THE FALSE FLAMINGOES
Written by Mischa Damjan. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1317705
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Adebaria was quite dissatisfied with being a stork and is determined to become a flamingo! Large format. Orange boards with black title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0234771674. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Price on both flaps of dustwrapper has been blacked out. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and has a repaired tear to top edge of rear panel.
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