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RUPERT ANNUAL 1939 (FACSIMILE) - THE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1319201
Published by Daily Express. 1991. Nearly fine condition.

Facsimile of the 4th Rupert annual (1939). Colour pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Black/red/white illustrations throughout. 125 pages. The 'look and feel' of the original perfectly captured by this magnificent reproduction. ISBN: 085079241X. Still in original shrinkwrap but lower corners of book worn through and slightly rubbed. Old price sticker to rear cover/shrinkwrap.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1958
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2133349
Published by Daily Express. 1958. Very good condition.

This is the first Rupert annual to be dated on the inside title page. Colour illustrated boards showing Rupert leap-frogging over Bill Badger. First story 'Rupert and the Water-Lily'. 107 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping to laminate on spine. Name in ink to belongs to box. Price-cut. Foxing to outer page edges. Colouring contest has been attempted.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1961
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2133348
Published by Daily Express. 1961. Very good condition.

Pictorial laminated boards showing Rupert on a swing. 1st story Rupert and the Hearth-Rug. Includes puzzle page and Magic Painting pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning and some foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Price-cut. Magic Paintings are mostly DONE; colour to all pages - although some are not done fully. A few margin marks. Vertical creasing to last few pages of book.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1968
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1319130
Published by Daily Express. 1968. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert & chums watching large ball coming down from the sky. The last Rupert annual to include Magic Paintings. 10 x 7 inches. 115 pages. Spine bumped, slight rubbing to corners. Front cover is slightly warped. NOT price cut or inscribed. Magic Paintings UNTOUCHED although there is some very slight colour to the first one. Heavy foxing to contents.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1955 (FACSIMILE)
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1319123
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 2004. Fine condition.

Limited edition of 11,000 copies. Reproduction of the 1955 annual. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contained in original slipcase. Includes certificate no. 08342.

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BUNTY FOR GIRLS 1967
No author listed.
Stock no. 1319059
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, red spine and titles. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. First story is 'The Little Gondolier'. Spine slightly bumped. Child's name and date in pink biro to verso of front free-endpaper. Pale page browning else contents clean and complete. Price-cut wrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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BUNTY FOR GIRLS 1968
No author listed.
Stock no. 1319058
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White decorated boards. Pictorial endpapers. Packed with colour pictorial stories and amusements. First story is 'The Star's a Char!'. Spine slightly bumped. Pale page browning else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is a little edge rubbed and very slight lifting of laminate at top edge of front panel.

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BUNTY FOR GIRLS 1969
No author listed.
Stock no. 1319057
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pink boards, red titles. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. First story is 'The girl they all hated.' Spine bumped. Pale page browning else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is just a little edge rubbed and a little grubby to lower edge of front cover.

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BUNTY FOR GIRLS 1970
No author listed.
Stock no. 1319056
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Orange and red boards. Slight bumping to spine and a few small dings to cover edges. Pale page edge browning. Contents clean and complete. Price-cut wrapper has a stain to lower corner of rear wrapper which has also gone through to the book.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1953 (FACSIMILE) - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1319047
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 2003. Fine condition.

Collectors' Limited Edition Reproduction. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1904329330. Slipcase has minimal rubbing at corners.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1958
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1819697
Published by Daily Express. 1958. Slightly better than very good condition.

This is the first Rupert annual to be dated on the inside title page. Colour illustrated boards showing Rupert leap-frogging over Bill Badger. First story 'Rupert and the Water-Lily'. 107 pages. Small imperfect patch to laminate at bottom rear board edge. Boards are clean and bright. Backstrip complete. NOT price-cut OR inscribed. Puzzles and colouring contest NOT done. Light browning to text block. A lovely copy.

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CASSELL'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 1923
Written by Enid Blyton; Marjorie Seymour; Walter Copeland; Agnes M. Miall; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham; Florence Mary Anderson; E. Dorothy Rees; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Harry Rountree; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 2133269
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1923. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine with dark titles and vignette. Front cover shows three children in a canoe. First story Tom's Pigs by Marjorie Seymour. Illustrated endpapers by Anne Anderson. Colour plates, colour and b/w illustrations. 200 pages. Spine and corners worn. Small tear in cloth at base of spine. Edges of boards exposed on rear cover where pictorial onlay has worn away. Endpapers browned. Minor worm damage to top corner of frontis. Clear tape repair to gutter of pages 154 and 155 where pages have pulled from stitching. Binding sound. Occasional foxspots but contents generally clean.

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