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ANIMAL STORY

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HOUSEHOLD PETS
No author listed.
Stock no. 722725
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1890. Very good condition.

No. 9 in the Cinderella Series. Pictorial card wraps. 14 page booklet with 6 full-page chromolithograph illustrations. Corners of covers chipped with slight loss. Spine split from top to first staple. Small chip to side of front cover. Some minimal loss to top corners of 3 pages. A nice bright copy.

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SLAPPY
Written by Elsie Church. Illustrated by Cathryn Taylor.
Stock no. 723288
Published by Collins. Circa 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Bonnie Book. Slappy doesn't like being a duck! Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Slight wear to corners. Lower corner of title page torn out. Some grubby marks to page margins and some light foxing. Small worn spot to top edge of rear cover. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut and edge-worn with some loss to rear panel and a grubby mark to rear panel.

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SEVEN FOR A SECRET (NEVER TO BE TOLD)
Written by Clive Woodall.
Stock no. 724377
Published by Ziji Publishing. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

The sequel to One For Sorrow. Man and nature are at war with each other. Which is darker - evil from without or from within? Orange pictorial card wraps. ISBN: 0715634135. SIGNED by author to title page. Minimal rubbing to cover corners.

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SQUIRE RABBIT
Written by Mary Warden. Illustrated by Michael Lambart.
Stock no. 729363
Published by Sandle Brothers Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition.

Small format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 32 pages. Slight wear to spine. Rear board a bit grubby. Tiny patch of surface paper damage to front board. Small bookseller's sticker to rear pastedown. A couple of fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.

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ANIMAL STORIES OLD AND NEW
Written by Harrison Weir. Illustrated by Harrison Weir.
Stock no. 738371
Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington. Circa 1885. Very good condition.

Told in pictures and prose. Large format. Red cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners worn, covers a little grubby. Joints repaired. Evidence of removal of name plate(?) to front pastedown. Grubby fingermarks throughout. Small closed tear to rear free-endpaper.

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MISTER FOX
Written by Comus; R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 738889
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1st 1857. Almost very good condition.

Comus is the pseudonym of R.M. Ballantyne. Red embossed cloth with gilt title and vignette to front. Eight colour plates. Contains music accompanied by the verse and a short story. Spine and corners worn. Damp stain to lower edge of front cover (4.5 x 1") affects the lower edges of the front endpapers and first 12 pages (including 3 plates - margins only, pictures not affected). Previous owner's name and address in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing and fingering, a small closed tear and light creasing to front endpaper. Not as bad as it sounds, still a nice copy.

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THURSDAY AHOY
Written by Michael Bond. Illustrated by Leslie Wood.
Stock no. 718224
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1969. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The third book about Thursday the orphan mouse. Burgandy boards with white title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Very slight bumping to corners. Contents are fine. Pictorial wrapper is rubbed at corners and lightly browned to rear.

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SHER LORD OF THE JUNGLE
Written by Eugenie Fenton. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 712304
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A vivid and authentic story of wild life in the foothills of the Himalayas. Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is torn with some chipping, tape repairs on verso.

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FARMER DUCK
Written by Martin Waddell. Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.
Stock no. 665896
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

A funny and thoroughly entertaining book about a duck who had the bad luck to live with a lazy farmer! Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0744519284. Spine and corners bumped. Lower edges of rear board slightly damaged. Contents clean.

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FARMER DUCK
Written by Martin Waddell. Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.
Stock no. 690334
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A funny and thoroughly entertaining book about a duck who had the bad luck to live with a lazy farmer! Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0744519284. Corners lightly rubbed. Wrapper has small closed edge-tear internally repaired with tape.

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