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CATS (CHILDRENS)

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LITTLE TOMMY PURR
Written by Racey Helps. Illustrated by Racey Helps.
Stock no. 1507096
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A Pixie book. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout including picture of golliwog. 4 x 4". Unpaginated. Light wear to ends of spine. A little foxing to text block. Light browning to rear endapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn, spine and folds are faded with wear, loss from top of front panel.

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PUPPIES AND KITTENS
Written by M.E. Gagg. Illustrated by H. Woolley.
Stock no. 1406610
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1956. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 563. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Bold, easy to read text. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small mark to one page otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Wrapper is foxed and is a little browned to verso.

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KITTEN CAPERS
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1316413
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Very good condition.

Large format (11.75 x 9.75"). Pictorial cardwraps. 6 pages of colour illustrations (not Wain) and 6 pages of b/w Wain text illustrations accompanying rhymes. Some slight wear to cover edges. Inscription in ink to top margin of inside front cover. Staples rusty causing some slight staining at inner margins of pages. Contents clean.

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LOUIS WAIN ANNUAL 1902 AND 1905
Written by Various. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 1316409
Published by Anthony Treherne & Co. Ltd.; P.S. King & Son. 1902. Very good condition.

2 annuals bound together in soft red leather with gilt title to front. B/w illustrations throughout the 1902 annual and tinted illustrations to the 1905 annual. 112 and 112 pages. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. A couple of light marks to front cover. Foxing and some light page browning throughout. Title-page of 1905 annual has a 2" closed tear at top edge. Musty smell (tobacco?) to contents. A nice copy of these two annuals bound together.

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THE TALE OF THE TABBY TWINS
Written by Cecily M. Rutley. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 1406448
Published by Valentine & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Pale blue boards with pictorial onlay to front cover. 14 colour plates, green and white text illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine and board edges browned. Covers grubby. Light browning to endpapers. Foxing and fingering to some pages. Light marks to the margins of a couple of plates and to verso of another. Plates are otherwise in very good condition.

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THE TABBY-FUR FAMILY
Written by Tracey May. Illustrated by Hilda Boswell.
Stock no. 1506828
Published by R.A. Publishing Co. Ltd.. circa 1950. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial stiff card wraps, 9.5 x 7.25", red border to front cover, blue to rear cover. 8 text pages and 8 full-page colour illustrations. Spine very worn, some wear to corners and cover edges. Staples rusty. Covers slightly grubby. Light foxing to inside of covers. Contents clean.

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LET'S HAVE A PARTY!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Paul Kaye.
Stock no. 1406288
Published by The Harvill Press. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Another enchanting kitten and puppy book - the third in the series. Green boards. Cute b/w photos. Bumping to spine and corners. Couple of hinges are cracked. A little foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn, creased and torn with slight loss to top and bottom of spine and corners. Spine is faded.

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THE LAUGHING KITTEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Paul Kaye.
Stock no. 1406286
Published by The Harvill Press. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A charming story of two mischievous kittens, illustrated by b/w photos. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 8.25 x 5.5". Unpaginated. Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine browned and gilt very faded. Board edges a little browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. A little wrinkling to top of last few pages. Some fingering. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few tears that have been mended on verso with clear tape and some creasing. Spine is browned. Mark to top of front panel. Wrapper is grubby. Includes publisher's news letter.

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THE TALE OF THE PIE AND THE PATTY-PAN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316341
Published by Frederick Warne; The Penguin Group. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Limited Edition Cased Set, special numbered edition of 100 sets to commemorate the centenary of the first publication in 1905. Small format book with cream cloth and silver titles. 56 numbered pages, all edges gilt. With explanatory leaflet giving a brief biography of Beatrix Potter and the history of the publication of The Tale of The Pie and the Patty-Pan. Contained in a grey hinged box with silver title and circular onlay to front. Also includes a grey leather foil-blocked bookmark. ISBN: 0723256861. This is copy no. 59. There are a couple of light scuff/scratch marks to top of presentation box else fine. Presentation box is further protected by a white card slip band. Contained in original brown packaging box (with limitation details label to front) and 'cotton' (referring to binding) written in blue biro to front, small dent to one edge of the box. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE TALE OF TOM KITTEN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316340
Published by Frederick Warne; The Penguin Group. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

Limited Edition Cased Set, special numbered edition of 100 sets to commemorate the centenary of the first publication in 1907. Small format book with cream cloth and silver titles. 56 numbered pages, all edges gilt. With explanatory leaflet giving a brief biography of Beatrix Potter and the history of the publication of The Tale of Tom Kitten. Contained in a brown hinged box with silver title and rectangular onlay to front. Also includes a brown leather foil-blocked bookmark. ISBN: 9780723258957. This is copy no. 59. Presentation box is further protected by a white card slip band. Contained in original brown packaging box (with limitation details label to front) and 'cotton' (referring to binding) written in blue biro to front. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE STORY OF MISS MOPPET
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1406168
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige boards with red titles and pictorial onlay. Small format. Colour illustrations. 52 pages. Bumping to spine and corners and a small bump to top of rear board. Slight fading to bottom of boards. A couple of hinges are cracked. Contents very good, just an odd fox spot. Price -cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Wrapper is grubby.

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DAME WIGGINS OF LEE AND HER SEVEN WONDERFUL CATS
Written by John Ruskin. Illustrated by Robert Broomfield.
Stock no. 1506506
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A humorous tale written principally by a lady of ninety, edited with additional verses by Ruskin. Oblong format. Pictorial boards, 31 pages. Colour illustrations. Top of spine bumped. Wear to ends of spine and corners. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of tears and chips. 1" tear to bottom edge of rear panel. Spine lightly browned.

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