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THE STORY OF TIMOTHY TABBYCAT
Written by Cam. Illustrated by Cam.
Stock no. 1314384
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of Timothy and his friend Willie Straw, who find a bright a blue bottle which everybody wants including two witches and a great big dragon! The fourth in this series of picture books. Colour pictorial boards. Wonderful colour pictures every page. Delightful! Spine bumped at top and tail, minimal rubbing to corners. Endpapers lightly browned, small chip torn from edge of rear free-endpaper. Dustwrappers is slightly browned and edge chipped with very slight loss to top of spine, small brown mark to rear panel.

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THE ADVENTURES OF TIDDLYWINKS
Written by Ierne L. Plunket.
Stock no. 1503989
Published by Ivor Nicholson & Watson Ltd.. circa 1933. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial paper boards. 3 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Spine browned, a few marks to covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Small dark spot (ink?) to first page of text and page opposite. Two hinges cracked but binding still tight. A little light foxing and browning to contents.

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A PEEP INTO CAT-LAND
Written by Aimee De V. Dawson; et al. Illustrated by Constance E. Howell.
Stock no. 1314249
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1890. Very good condition.

Life sketches by Howell with descriptions by Dawson and others. Cloth spine, pale green pictorial boards. Floral decorated endpapers. 32 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Corners worn. Covers have a few light scratch marks at edges. Endpapers lightly browned. Grubby fingermarks to page margins otherwise contents clean.

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THE THREE WHITE KITTENS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1314230
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial paperwraps. 4 full-page chromolithograph illustrations. Printed one side only. New staples along spine edge. Covers slightly grubby. Some slight colour transfer from the illustrations but otherwise the contents are clean.

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PUSSIES AT MISCHIEF
No author listed.
Stock no. 1314228
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial paperwraps. 4 full-page chromolithograph illustrations. Printed on one side only. New staples along spine edge. Covers slightly grubby. Some slight colour transfer from the illustrations but otherwise the contents are clean.

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PUSSYCATS AND BOW-WOWS
No author listed. Illustrated by Gilbert Haldane Dodd.
Stock no. 1313583
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. circa 1915. Good condition.

Untearable pages, mounted on cotton cloth. Large format. Green cloth with gilt title and pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations plus multi-colour text and text illustrations. Includes the rhyme "Three Little Kittens" and a story "The Dog's Party". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers replaced. Inscription in ink to title-page. Title-page and first text page separated at lower corner, some page creases and grubby marks to contents.

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MAX AND THE MISSING MEGASTAR
Written by Terrance Dicks. Illustrated by Toni Goffe.
Stock no. 1712313
Published by Piccadilly Press. 1st 1992. Fine condition.

A Cat Called Max. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 51 pages. ISBN: 185340103x.

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PUSS IN BOOTS
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Gunars Krollis.
Stock no. 1503061
Published by Liesma Publishers. Slightly better than good condition.

Translated from French by Michelle MacGrath. Also contains story called The Fairy. Large format 11.75 x 9". Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Creasing and bubbles to laminate on covers. Lower corners creased. Spine bumped and faded. Two small numbers stamped on verso of last text page. Contents generally clean but have slight musty smell.

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THE JOLLY KITTEN BOOK
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by F.A. Williams.
Stock no. 2114788
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine; pictorial front cover. 2 colour plates, plus other b/w plates and illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Binding is starting to become a bit weak in places; front joint is partially cracked. Foxing to pages.

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THE BIG NEW LUCKY NICHOLAS BOOK
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 1312764
Published by Sampson Low. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Nicholas Thomas book. Title page is called 'Lucky Nicholas!'. First story is 'Nicholas and the Forest Ponies'. Red/black/white illustrations plus full colour illustrations. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards show Nicholas Thomas in The Mary Lee holding fish whilst captain in in the water and helicopter rescue being attempted on rear cover. Spine bumped. Minimal rubbing to cover edges. Contents bright and clean. Dustwrapper is just a little rubbed at spine and corners. A nice copy.

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NICHOLAS THOMAS AND TIMOTHY No. 6
Written by Kitty Styles. Illustrated by Mary Kendal Lee.
Stock no. 1710945
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1954. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. Wrapper spine faded. A little edge wear to book and wrapper.

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JONES OF COLORADO
Written by Ralph Steadman. Illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
Stock no. 1312669
Published by Ebury Press. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Steadman visits his friend hoping to avoid distractions and finish a new book. Instead, he met Jones and succumbed utterly to the cat's sly charm. He decided to buy a brand-new sketchbook - and this is the result... ISBN: 0091809452. SIGNED by Steadman to half-title with some slight transfer of ink to free-endpaper opposite. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge rubbed causing very slight grubbiness.

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