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Very small square format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A Father Tuck Little Book. Creasing to corner of front endpaper. Wrapper is unevenly browned with some wear.
Colour pictorial boards. Large easy-to-read text. Colour & b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some browning. Creasing to some pages at rear of book.
Dark stiff card covers; colour pictorial onlay to front cover; Title to Front is Madam Hen & Little Horace. Colour pictorial endpapers and illustrations. Small chip to top of spine. A few small marks to covers. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges.
Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with square pictorial onlay to front and titles. B/w illustrated endpapers. Covers are damp stained, damage to lower 2" of edge of rear cover. Endpapers browned. Some erased pencil doodles to prelims. Small biro doodle to rear pastedown. Some childish writing in biro to verso of half title-page. A few page margins have light marks but contents are generally clean. Price-cut wrapper is very grubby, has loss to rear fold (to match damage to cover) and pencil doodles to rear panel. 9 titles listed on rear flap, last one being this one.
Squab, the bantam cock, lived contentedly in captivity until a clumsy truck-driver smashed his pen... Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. Gilt title to spine has dulled, boards are clean. Text block browned. Contents clean.
Peach pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 63 pages. A few knocks to corners. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine; name to top of front panel; a few small edge-tears/nicks.
Light grey boards with no markings. Colour & b/w illustrations. 49 pages. Spine and corners bumped. A few light fingermarks else contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, creased and lightly foxed.
A Father Tuck Little Book. Small square format (4.25 x 4.25"). Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping along cover edges. Some foxing.
MR POPPLECORN & FOUR LITTLE HENS
Written by Margaret Musson. Illustrated by Kathleen Burrell.
Stock no. 2130652
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
How Mr Popplecorn pretended he was a boy again by keeping hens and collecting their eggs. Cloth spine, pictorial boards. Full-page colour and two-tone text illustrations. Wear along cover edges. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing, edge-tears and chips; a little loss and some grubby marks.
THE ADVENTURE OF THE FOUR WONDER CHICKENS AND THE WICKED WOOD-CUTTER
Written by B. Kok. Illustrated by B. Kok; R.V. Looy.
Stock no. 2125259
Published by Arthur Barron Ltd.. Almost very good condition.
Miss Rooster and her Four Wonder Chickens No. 4. Oblong format. Cream cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour illustrations. Unpaginated. Grubby marks to covers. Bumping and wear along edges and to corners. Some page edge browning and foxing, a few light margin marks, but contents are very good.
A Father Tuck Little Book. Small square format (4.25 x 4.25"). Green pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Bump to top of spine. Home made 'library ticket' to front pastedown. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a little loss.
Story told in verse. Square format. Green boards, circular onlay to front cover. 46 pages. Full-page colour illustrations. Spine rubbed with splitting and wear to top. Surface paper loss to top front of front board. Faint name in ink and small mark to front endpaper. A few scattered fox spots to contents. Binding firm.