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RUPERT ANNUAL 1967
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1610694
Published by Daily Express. 1967. Almost very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert on snow-covered hill pulling a dog on a sledge. 1st story Rupert and the Lost List. Magic Painting pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine is worn at top & tail, with some splitting at base of spine; board edges have some wear. NOT price-cut. Belongs To box completed. Most of the Magic Paintings have been attempted.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1968
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1610693
Published by Daily Express. 1968. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards - Rupert & chums watching large ball coming down from the sky. The last Rupert annual to include Magic Paintings. 10 x 7 inches. 115 pages. Spine and corners bumped, with a little wear. Inscription to front endpaper. NOT price-cut. Belongs To box completed in ink. Grubby mark to list of contents. Scattered foxing. Four of the Magic Paintings have been completed; four appear to be untouched.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1973
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1610692
Published by Daily Express. 1973. Very good condition.

Pictorial laminated boards - Rupert playing in a tree. 1st story Rupert and the Bouncers. The last cover design by Alfred Bestall - and the first with a white-faced Rupert. This change caused Bestall to resign. 115 pages. 10 x 7 inches. Spine and corners bumped. Price-cut (affecting corner of text on first page). Belongs To box completed in ink. Contents bright.

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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm; Noel Daniel. Illustrated by Walter Crane; Kay Nielsen; Jessie Willcox Smith; George Cruikshank; et al..
Stock no. 2125858
Published by Taschen. 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

In honor of the 200th anniversery of Grimms' fairy tales, this book brings to life their timeless magic in an all new translation alongside art by some of the most treasured children's illustrators from the 1820s to the 1950s. Purple cloth, gilt titles and colour pictorial onlay to front and rear board. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. Two ribbon page markers. ISBN: 9783836526722. Couple of corners are bumped. Contents are still excellent!

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BOYS AND GIRLS A LADYBIRD BOOK OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Robert Elms; Wayne Hemingway; Alan Titchmarsh; et al. Illustrated by Martin Aitchison; John Berry; John Kenney; Eric Winter; et al..
Stock no. 2125857
Published by Ladybird Books Ltd. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Beautifully illustrated with artwork from sixty years of Ladybird Books, Boys and Girls is a celebration of childhood. Everyone has a favourite Ladybird Book, which is yours? ISBN: 9780723259718. Bumping to bottom of spine and a couple of corners. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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MR. PIPPLEWICK'S BRIGHT IDEAS
Written by Beth Hogg; Garry Hogg.
Stock no. 2125856
Published by Hampster Books. Very good condition.

Early Reader Series No. 40. Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations. Bumping to corners. Brown marking to top of rear cover.

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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie; May Byron. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2125855
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1931. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 12 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Large format. 128 pages. Spine is very browned with foxing. Some foxing and uneven fading to rest of coves. What look like crayon/pencil colour marks to rear cover. Name to belongs to box. Name in pencil to verso of frontis. Page margin tears. Some foxing. Couple of plates also have margin tears. Foxing. A reading copy.

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JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark.
Stock no. 2125853
Published by Unwin Hyman Ltd.. 12th 1990. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0044406215. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Page browning. Wrapper is damp to base of spine, with edge-creasing and a few nicks.

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FIVE HAVE A MYSTERY TO SOLVE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2125849
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Nothing could please the Five better than a mystery that no one can understand - but they never give up... Number 20 in the series. Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations and pictorial endpapers. 184 pages. Bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks.

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SONGS AND VERSE
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake; Russell Ayto; Axel Scheffler; et al..
Stock no. 2125848
Published by Ted Smart. Circa 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Produced for The Book People Ltd. A visual feast zinging with colour and wit. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0224070657. Wrapper a bit edge-creased and faded to spine.

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GUMDROP AT SEA
Written by Val Biro. Illustrated by Val Biro.
Stock no. 2125846
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

An exciting story about Gumdrop's holiday at sea. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 9.75 x 8". ISBN: 0340330341.

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THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES - SIMPLE SIMON
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Gustav Hjortlund.
Stock no. 2125845
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. Good condition.

Yellow pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. 9.5 x 7.5". Boards are a little bowed. chipping along edges and to base of spine. Splash marks to front cover. Browning to rear cover. Ink marks to title page. Contents are generally very good.

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