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THE WOULDBEGOODS
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
Stock no. 1819264
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st thus 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being the Further Adventures of the Treasure Seekers. Blue cloth, red title label to spine. B/w text illustrations. 384 pages Spine & corners lightly bumped. Light browning to text block. A few foxspots to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with some edge-chipping and is grubby.

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BUNTER COMES FOR CHRISTMAS
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1819263
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light blue boards with black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 218 pages. Colour frontis present. Minor foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with slight loss, grubby to rear panel and has 'JF' in ink to spine. Front flap of dustwrapper has tape residue to vertical edge.

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BUNTER KEEPS IT DARK
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1819262
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1960. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, black titles to spine and front cover. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Ex-library with remains of library labels and stamps. Tape marks to boards. Top & tail of spine is split at corners. Vertical surface paper loss to pastedowns where tape has been removed. Closed tear (no loss) to top edge of prelims also affecting the margin of colour frontis. Front endpaper missing. Text block browned with some foxing. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn, loss to base of spine and small library sticker just below '27' on spine. Two lines of tape placed horizontally across the verso of the dustwrapper has bled through and is visible to front of same (mainly to flaps).

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THE TOBY TWIRL ADVENTURE BOOKS A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Sheila Hodgetts; Martin Hockley. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 1819261
Published by Toby Twirl Ltd.. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

Hockley, an avid collector himself, has produced this tribute and identification guide to the Toby Twirl books. Green pictorial cardwraps. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0954472004. A lovely copy.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1991
Written by James Henderson; Ian Robinson. Illustrated by John Harrold; Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1819257
Published by Daily Express. 1991. Fine condition.

Tall format glazed boards - Rupert on rock at seashore with dove. Pictorial endpapers by Alfred Bestall, cover design by John Harrold. ISBN: 0850792428. Boards clean and bright. NOT inscribed or price-cut. A lovely copy.

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TOBY TWIRL AND THE REINDEER
Written by Sheila Hodgetts. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 1819255
Published by Toby Twirl Ltd.. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

A christmas story and activity sticker book. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9780954472016. A very nice copy.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1980
No author listed. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 1819254
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1980. Very good condition.

Tall format glazed boards - the first Rupert annual in this format. Cover design of Rupert playing with glove puppets. 1st story Rupert and the Flavours. ISBN: 0850790964. Boards clean and bright. NOT inscribed or price-cut. Browning to page edges. Fairly strong smell of cigarettes present.

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OLDER MOUSIE
Written by Golden Gorse. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2132968
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Continues the story of Moorland Mousie. Popular Edition. Green cloth, burgundy titles. B/w illustrations. 127 pages. Brown fade mark to base of spine. Some foxing throughout, but heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with large tear down front panel; some grubby marks; a little loss.

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THE HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS
Written by Dodie Smith. Illustrated by Janet Grahame Johnstone; Anne Grahame Johnstone.
Stock no. 2132967
Published by Heinemann. 1966. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Pongo and Missis have fifteen delightful Dalmatian puppies, who mysteriously disappear... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrated endpapers and illustrations. ISBN: 043496400X. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Yellow markings to rear endpaper and small one to page 170. Some partially erased pencil marks to some pages. Wrapper is price-cut with tears; one large one to rear panel; put back together with yellowing tape. Some loss to wrapper, also faded to spine.

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THE RUNNING FOXES
Written by Joyce Stranger. Illustrated by David Rook.
Stock no. 2132966
Published by Hammond, Hammond & Company. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige boards, brown title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small closed tears and chips; minimal loss.

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DOCTOR DOLITTLE IN THE MOON
Written by Hugh Lofting. Illustrated by Hugh Lofting.
Stock no. 2132965
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, purple titles and borders. Pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Spine and cover edges are browned/faded. Name to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and torn with chips of loss; some browning.

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SOME TRIUMPHS OF MODERN EXPLORATION
Written by B. Webster Smith.
Stock no. 2132964
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Grey cloth with black titles and decoration. 6 b/w plates. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and marks to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present. Wrapper is price-cut with large tears and chips; some loss; very creased.

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