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THE JUNGLE SCHOOL OR DR. JIBBER-JABBER BURCHALL'S ACADEMY
Written by S.H. Hamer. Illustrated by Harry Neilson.
Stock no. 710177
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1900. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Corners worn. Boards grubby. Bottom board edges a little scuffed. Contents browned at edges. One plate detached with slight creasing at margins. Front joint beginning to crack. Couple of hinges cracked.

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TOOMAI OF THE ELEPHANTS
Written by Rudyard Kipling.
Stock no. 714800
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

Light brown boards, black titles and vignettes. B/w photos. Spine and corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Some browning to covers. Nameplate to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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THE ARKANSAW BEAR
Written by Albert Biglow Paine. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Stock no. 714813
Published by George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.. 1st 1919. Good condition.

A Tale of Fanciful Adventure. Brown cloth, dark green titles and vignette to front. 8 colour plates plus b/w vignettes. Spine and corners worn. Covers marked with slight bubbling of cloth to front. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. A couple of hinges pulled.

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ROBBUT A TALE OF TAILS
Written by Robert Lawson. Illustrated by Robert Lawson.
Stock no. 714819
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Robbut was a Rabbit of imagination and daring but without much common sense! Green cloth spine and rear cover. Green pictorial front board. Delightful b/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. 2" closed tear to lower edge of front endpaper. Contents clean. Purple pictorial wrapper is worn at edges with loss and has a large tear to lower spine.

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SUSIE AND ALFRED IN THE NIGHT OF THE PAPER BAG MONSTERS
Written by Helen Craig. Illustrated by Helen Craig.
Stock no. 728833
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Susie and Alfred the two little pigs have a terrible quarrel... Charming colour pictures. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0744502632. SIGNED by author on title page. Slight wear to corners. A nice copy.

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THE MONKEY THAT WOULD NOT KILL
Written by Henry Drummond. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 717706
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1898. 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. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Front joint just starting to cracked, a few hinges pulled. Some light finger marks to page margins. A nice copy of a scarce title with non-cat illustrations by Wain.

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JOJO
Written by Marjorie Barrows. Illustrated by Ivy L. Wallace.
Stock no. 718181
Published by Rand McNally & Co.. Circa 1964. Very good condition.

Jojo is a Koala bear. A Rand McNally Elf Book. Blue pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped and rubbed. Light browning to contents else clean. A lovely copy.

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MORE JUMBO STORIES
No author listed. Illustrated by Harry Neilson.
Stock no. 719550
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial cloth, cream titles. Full-page colour illustrations and b/w pictures to text. Story in verse. Corners worn. Covers grubby. Inscription in pencil to front pastedown. Name and address in belongs to box. colouring to first couple of b/w illustrations. Some light fingering else contents clean.

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THE STORY OF GINGER HARE
No author listed. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 573842
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Circa 1920. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Uncle Toby Tales. Orange cloth spine, pictorial boards. Super colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Corners lightly rubbed. Rear board a little unevenly faded. Contents near fine. A lovely copy.

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THE STORY OF GINGER HARE
No author listed. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 720038
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

The Uncle Toby Tales. Orange cloth spine, pictorial boards. Super colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Corners slightly worn, board edges just a little faded. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Musty smell to contents. A lovely copy.

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SITTING DUCKS
Written by Michael Bedard. Illustrated by Michael Bedard.
Stock no. 720282
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

Each day at the Colossal Duck Factory, newly hatched ducks roll off the assembly line, destined for the plates of hungry alligators... Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Bright colour pictures. ISBN: 0744575303. SIGNED and dated with illustration of duck head to frontendpaper by Bedard. Very slight bumping to corners. Contents as new.

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ANYBODY AT HOME?
Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 729990
Published by Chatto & Windus. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Spiral bound stiff card wraps. Full-page colour pictures which fold out/lift-the-flap to reveal a new scene. Covers worn along spine edge and edge rubbed. Slight creasing to covers. Ink name stamp and tiny booksellers sticker to inside of front cover. Some light creasing to folded flaps and some grubby fingermarks but generally contents very good.

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