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THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 2129275
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 2nd 1962. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book no devotee of The Hobbit can afford to miss... a selection of verses which are masterpieces of technical skill. Attractive colour pictorial boards. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0048210196. Light wear to cover edges. Covers are nice and bright. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to outer page edges.
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THE BLUE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Charles Van Sandwyk.
Stock no. 2129268
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Fine condition.

Large format. Stunning blue, gold and red pictorial cloth. Dark blue and gold pictorial endpapers. Superb colour plates and b/w illustrations. Book in stunning condition! Slip case is very good - bumping and a couple of small chips to corners.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 44
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129244
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1961. Very good condition.

Pictorial paper wraps. Two stories with rhymes, puzzles and games. Front cover shows Rupert juggling with the shopping! 1st story: Rupert and the March Hare, 2nd story: Rupert and the Dutch Boy. One of the more scarce Adventure Books. (No's 40-50 being the most difficult to find). Couple of small nicks to top and tail of spine. Wear and a bit of creasing to a couple of cover corners. Foxing to covers, outer page edges and some page margins. Windmill maze puzzle has been faintly completed in pencil. Illustrations are nice and bright.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 43
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129243
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1960. Very good condition.

Pictorial front cover shows Rupert playing with giant dominoes. 2 stories: Rupert and the Land of Games, Rupert and Redwing. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Wear to corners and top and tail of spine. Foxing to covers, outer page edges and some page margins. Vertical creasing to maze puzzle page. Illustrations are still bright.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 42
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129242
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1960. Very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Front cover shows Rupert dressed as a clown and waving with two seaside donkeys on the beach in the background. 1st story: Rupert and the Concert Party, 2nd story: Rupert and the Big Cracker. Colour illustrations. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. Colouring page has been neatly done. Illustrations still nice and bright.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 41
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129241
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1960. Very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Pictorial front cover shows Rupert on a hobby-horse dressed as a cowboy. 1st story: Rupert and the Wild West Game, 2nd story: Rupert and the Baby Cloud. Colour illustrations. Staples to binding have started to rust; a few marks to pages around these. Small nicks to top and tail of spine. Foxing and a few marks to covers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Crossword puzzle has been completed in pencil. Illustrations are still bright!
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 40 - SUMMER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129240
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1959. Very good condition.

Two stories: Rupert and Santa's Holiday and Rupert and the Dandylion. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Small nicks to top and tail of spine. Staples to binding have started to rust; a few marks to pages next to this. Some foxing to covers and page margins. Illustrations are still beautifully bright!
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 35 - WINTER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129239
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1958. Very good condition.

Pictorial paper wraps. First story Rupert and the Angry Dolls. Second story Rupert and Will o' the Wisp. Colour illustrations. Small splits to top and tail of spine. Foxing to covers. Odd margin mark.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 36 - SPRING ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129238
Published by Daily Express. Very good condition.

Rupert Spring Adventures. 2 stories: Rupert and the Toy's Hospital plus Rupert and the Big Nest. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Browning to covers. Maze puzzle has been done with pen and pencil (a bit messy!). Page corner tips are creased to some pages. Odd margin mark, but illustrations are lovely and bright!
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 35 - WINTER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129237
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Circa 1958. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper wraps. First story Rupert and the Angry Dolls. Second story Rupert and Will o' the Wisp. Colour illustrations. Snowman to front cover has been outlined in blue biro. Creasing to covers, with chipping and a bit of loss along bottom edge of front cover. Creasing to page corners throughout. A few margin marks, but illustrations are still bright.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 34 - AUTUMN ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129236
Published by Daily Express. Very good condition.

Rupert Autumn Adventures. 2 stories in full colour. Front cover shows Rupert sitting in a tree, clutching a silver lamp in one hand and shaking hands with a monkey. 1st story is Rupert and the Wonderful Lamp, 2nd story is Rupert and the Weather People. Pictorial paperwraps. Colour illustrations. Staples to binding have rusted, with browning surrounding this on some pages. Creasing to rear cover, which also has foxing. Small split to base of spine. Colouring page has been Done. A few margin marks, but contents are still nice and bright.
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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 33 - SUMMER ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2129235
Published by Daily Express; Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Two stories are Rupert and the Speckled Seaweed and Rupert and the Scent Garden. Colour illustrations. Staples have rusted; some marks to spine and pages next to this. Marks to covers. A few margin marks, but contents are still nice and bright.
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