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DAME WIGGINS OF LEE AND HER SEVEN WONDERFUL CATS
Written by John Ruskin. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1314808
Published by George Allen. 1st thus 1885. Very good condition.

A Humorous Tale Written Principally by a Lady of Ninety. Dark green cloth, gilt vignette & title to front. 22 woodcuts in b/w taken from the hand coloured edition of 1823, 4 of the illustrations are by Kate Greenaway. 20 pages. Plain endpapers. Spine and corners bumped, small splash mark to lower edge of rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing and fingermarks to contents but generally they are clean. Joints are cracked but binding still tight.

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KATIE KITTEN
No author listed. Illustrated by Violet M. Williams.
Stock no. 1314800
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Father Tuck Little Book No. 31. Small format (4.25 x 4"). Pictorial boards. Cute colour illustrations. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Dustwrapper is lightly browned, grubby and edge worn.

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THE CHURCH MICE AT BAY
Written by Graham Oakley. Illustrated by Graham Oakley.
Stock no. 2117252
Published by MacMillan. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The church mice and the church cat hoped the holiday curate would be a nice quiet chap, but he wasn't as he hated mice... Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Delighful colour illustrations every page. ISBN: 0333232356. Spine & top edge lightly bumped. Pale foxing to endpapers else contents fine. Pictorial wrapper has 1.25" closed tear to top front edge, faded to spine and is lightly edge-creased.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1504535
Published by Country Life Limited. 1966. Very good condition.

Smaller format (10 x 7.5"). Purple pictorial boards. Colour lithograph illustrations throughout. 9s6d to front cover. 4th impression. Minimal bumping and wear to spine and corners. Laminate lifting on spine but not cracked, tiny nick to rear edge. A couple of light scratches to covers. Contents clean and bright with just one or two fox spots.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) GOES TO THE MOON
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 2117117
Published by John Murray. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

The penultimate story in the Orlando series. Orlando and his family decide to go to the moon to escape the rainy summer. A delightful story. Blue pictorial boards. Colour & b/w lithographs throughout depicting their adventures. 10 x 7.75 inches. ISBN: 0719518180. Spine is bumped, with wear and browning. Cover edges are worn, with a couple of bumped. Couple of scuff marks to rear cover. A few small marks to outer page edges. Odd margin mark. Contents are lovely and bright!

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THE CHURCH MICE AT BAY
Written by Graham Oakley. Illustrated by Graham Oakley.
Stock no. 1811045
Published by MacMillan. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The church mice and the church cat hoped the holiday curate would be a nice quiet chap, but he wasn't as he hated mice... Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Delighful colour illustrations every page. ISBN: 0333232356. A few minor marks to front endpapers else contents fine. Dustwrapper clean and bright.

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THE CHURCH MICE AT CHRISTMAS
Written by Graham Oakley. Illustrated by Graham Oakley.
Stock no. 1811044
Published by Atheneum. 1st USA 1980. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

First American edition. Another delightful tale in the Church Mice series. Large oblong format. Green cloth boards, black titles. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0689307977. Light page edge browning else contents fine. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.

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TIDDLES OR THE VANISHING CAT
Written by Diana Noel. Illustrated by Margaret Milnes.
Stock no. 1314654
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Tuck Book. Large pictorial stiff card covers. Colour illustrations. Tiddles devours a pot of Vanishing Powder... Covers ever so slightly edge worn. Page corner tips very slightly creased. Staples rusty. Contents clean.

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KATJE THE WINDMILL CAT
Written by Gretchen Woelfle. Illustrated by Nicola Bayley.
Stock no. 1504445
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A heroic tale inspired by a true story that took place over 500 years ago. Large oblong format. Decorated boards. Wonderful colour illustrations. ISBN: 0744580161. SIGNED by illustrator on title page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn. A lovely copy.

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TINKER, TAILOR
Written by Edric Vredenburg. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 1314506
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1914. Good condition.

Brown cloth spine, brown paperboards. Front cover has vignettes of cats with central pictorial onlay of a cat tailor sewing on a patch. 12 wonderful colour plates and numerous b/w drawings - all of cats! 136 pages plus 4 page publication list. Spine and corners bumped and worn with slight loss of paper covering to lower front corner. Some light wrinkling to paper covering on covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and light fingering to contents, light pink stain to inner margin of last plate (affecting the illustration slightly). A very desirable copy of a scarce Wain title. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ME AND MY PUSSIES
Written by Honor C. Appleton. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1404026
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1927. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial cream boards showing a girl holding 2 cats with a third on the floor. Black titles to front. Cream cloth spine. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 31 pages. Spine bumped and browned. Corners bumped and rubbed. Some marks to front cover. Both covers are grubby. Bookplate to front pastedown. Front endpaper is missing. Browning to front pastedown, verso of frontis and rear endpapers. Some foxing to page edges and margins and a few marks but contents are mostly clean.

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NICHOLAS CATCHES THE CROOKS
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 2116573
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Nicholas Book No. 7. Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Wear to cover edges. Name to belongs to box. Wrapper is faded to spine with much creasing to edges and tears/chips, with some loss.

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