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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRIE MEN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1323633
Very good condition.

York Series. Pictorial cardwraps. 16 pages. 2-tone illustrations. Rear cover advertises Amies Ltd. Staples are rusty. Pale page browning else clean.

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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Stock no. 1323632
Published by Dorling Kindersley. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Thirteen poems most appropriate for today's child accompanied by paintings of childhood as vibrant and evocative as the words. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. 32 pages. ISBN: 0751371041. Dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE KATE GREENAWAY TREASURY
Written by Ruth Hill Viguers; Edward Ernest. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1323631
Published by Collins. Circa 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Gilt titles and vignette. An anthology of the illustrations and writings of Kate Greenaway. Packed with b/w and colour illustrations. An Anthology of the Illustrations and Writings of Kate Greenaway, Edited and Selected by Edward Ernest, Assisted by Patricia Tracy Lowe. Introduction by Ruth Hill Viguers Spine slightly bumped. Endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price sticker above. Dustwrapper is a bit sunned.

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IRISH FAIRY AND FOLK TALES
Written by W.B. Yeats; Paul Muldoon. Illustrated by Linda Farquharson.
Stock no. 1824238
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Selected and edited, with an introduction by Yeats. Foreword by Paul Muldoon. Black, red & silver pictorial boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley.
Stock no. 1323627
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1967. Almost very good condition.

Ladybird series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0721400787. Spine and corners worn. Rear cover is grubby. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Grubby marks to contents (margins) but illustrations still nice and bright.

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THE FEUD IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by D. Brook.
Stock no. 1323626
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards. Gilt title and stripes to spine. 205 pages. B/w frontis. Spine slightly bumped and faded. A few light marks to front cover. Ink business address stamp to rear pastedown. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with a small chip to top of spine. Rear panel is slightly grubby.

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LOUIS WAIN'S ANNUAL FOR 1902
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 1323625
Published by A. Treherne & Co. Ltd.. 1902. Fair condition.

The 2nd Louis Wain annual. Pictorial paper wraps. 112 pages. B/w cat illustrations throughout, plus pages of fascinating advertisements. Rear cover is MISSING. Front cover and rear page edge chipped. Staples rusty, tape marks to spine. Stain edge of front cover and also to margins of first 15 pages. Some page corner tips creased.

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BERYL THE PERIL 1959
No author listed.
Stock no. 1323624
Published by D.C. Thomson & Co Ltd.. 1959. Very good condition.

First Beryl the Peril annual. Front cover shows Beryl with a saw in hand, having just 'sawn' through the front cover to greet reader. Two-tone illustrations throughout. First story is 'What A Game!' Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. A few small, light marks to covers. Contents clean.

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THE GREEN GOBLIN BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gordon Robinson.
Stock no. 1323623
Published by George Newnes Limited. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 10" x 7.5". 120 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Slight fading at cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown has been partially erased. Foxing to contents. Endpapers are partly browned. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with neat repairs on verso and has a tiny patch of surface paper damage to front panel.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1958
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1323622
Published by Daily Express. 1958. Very good condition.

This is the first Rupert annual to be dated on the inside title page. Colour illustrated boards showing Rupert leap-frogging over Bill Badger. First story 'Rupert and the Water-Lily'. 107 pages. Minimal bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. Inscription in ink in belongs to box. Price NOT cut. Colouring contest page has been partly (and neatly) completed. A few foxspots to textblock. Contents clean.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1956 - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1323621
Published by Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. 1956. Very 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. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small split and chip in laminate at top of spine, a couple of small chips in laminate at lower spine edge. Neat name in belongs to box. Price NOT cut. Colouring contest page has been crayoned in (messily). Cinema strip is present and NOT cut from the page. Contents otherwise clean.

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1824234
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Attractive blue pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Colour pictorial endpapers. Superb colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Very light rubbing to spine edges. Small patch of very slight discolouration to top of text block. Overall a lovely copy contained in publisher's slipcase with slight scuffing and a couple of small knocks.

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