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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1927
No author listed. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Charles Folkard; Helen Jacobs; et al..
Stock no. 1318623
Published by Daily Mirror. 1927. Good condition.

5th Year. Cloth spine. Yellow pictorial front cover. Colour plates and two-tone illustrations. Covers edge worn and slightly grubby. Soine bumped. Name, address and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Joints cracked. Some foxing and grubbiness to contents.

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PIP & SQUEAK ANNUAL 1930
No author listed. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Savile Lumley; et al..
Stock no. 1318622
Published by Daily Mirror. 1930. Almost very good condition.

The 8th year. Cloth spine, pictorial front board, shows fish shop. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Covers are edge worn. Spine bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Crosswords done in pencil. Joints cracked. Contents clean.

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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1318621
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1927. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles, vignette and border. Top edge gilt. Pink pictorial endpapers. Delightful b/w illustrations throughout. 103 pages. Spine and corn4ers bumped. Slight discolouration to front cover and rear cover unevenly faded. Wear to front edge of spine. Name in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing and page browning to endpapers and first and last pages. Some hinges pulled and cracked. Some grubby marks to page margins.

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IN THE REIGN OF TERROR
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by John Schonberg.
Stock no. 1318620
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt title to front cover and vignette. 8 plates. 351 pages + 32 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Covers slightly grubby. Some grubby marks to contents.

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ARCHIE'S CHANCES
Written by Deborah Alcock.
Stock no. 1318618
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1889. Very good condition.

Also includes "The Child's Victory". Blue decorated cloth with gilt titles. 141 pages plus two page booklist to rear. B/w frontis. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxing to textblock.

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SARA CREWE AND EDITHA'S BURGLAR
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Illustrated by Reginald B. Birch.
Stock no. 1318616
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st thus 1888. Almost very good condition.

Pale brown pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 159 pages. B/w plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Endpapers are browned, joints are cracked. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents.

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GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1318615
Published by S. W. Partridge & Co.. 1st thus 1904. Almost very good condition.

Expurgated edition. 12 b/w plates by Rackham. Green decorated cloth covers. 302 pages + 32 page publisher catalogue to rear. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers are a bit grubby. Prize plate to pastedown. Light page browning to contents. Some hinges cracked. Old tape repair (tape browned) to top corner of one page and also to margin of one plate which has been re-inserted.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1956 - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2132195
Published by Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. 1956. Slightly better than good condition.

Colour laminated boards - Rupert flying through the air on a sledge. 107 pages. Painting page, cinema show and puzzle pages. A Daily Express annual. Not published in facsimile form as some of the content was considered politically incorrect. Top 1.5" of spine/backstrip are MISSING! 2" split to base of spine, with some chipping. Corners are bumped. Front joint is partially cracked. Pencil crayon marks to front endpaper. NOT price-cut. Name in pencil to belongs to box. Grubby margin marks. Painting contest is DONE. Cinema strip is UNUSED!

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1954 - THE NEW RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2132194
Published by Daily Express. 1954. Almost very good condition.

Colour pictorial laminated boards - Rupert and friends building a snowman. 1st story Rupert and the Friendly Sea-Lion. 123 pages. 10x7 inches. Not published in facsimile form as some of the content was considered politically incorrect. Bumping and wear to spine, edges and corners. Couple of splits to top and tail of spine; some cracking and chipping to laminate. Names and dates to belongs to box. NOT price-cut. Grubby margin marks. Foxing to outer page edges. Painting Contest DONE.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1961
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2132193
Published by Daily Express. 1961. Very good condition.

Pictorial laminated boards showing Rupert on a swing. 1st story Rupert and the Hearth-Rug. Includes puzzle page and Magic Painting pages. Bumping and wear to spine, edges and corners. Bottom 1" to base of spine has some laminate and surface paper damage/lifting. NOT price-cut. Pale name to belongs to box. Small it of scribble to title page. Magic Paintings are NOT DONE!!!

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THE SHOP BY THE SEA
Written by Barbara Euphan Todd. Illustrated by Sarah Garland.
Stock no. 1318613
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Genuine vanishing cream, one very odd wellington boot, a book that read stories aloud, a duster used by a dust devil... just some of the things found in the shop by the sea. A Hamish Hamilton reindeer book. Pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 120 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small closed tears.

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RED SHIFT
Written by Alan Garner.
Stock no. 1318609
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. A story in which lives which appear to be lived in different historical periods are bound together by a power outside of space and time. ISBN: 0001841572. Spine bumped. Small chip to top of front corner. Page browning to edges of endpapers. Name in ink to half-title and ink name stamp to title-page. Some foxing to dustwrapper which is slightly edge rubbed with small tear and minimal loss at top front corner.

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