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THE NUTCRACKER
Written by Alexandre Dumas; Douglas Munro. Illustrated by Phillida Gili.
Stock no. 2125844
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An adaptation of Hoffmann's The Nutcracker And The Mouse King. Colour pictorial boards. bright colour pictures plus b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0192713795. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE FOUR PENTIRES AND JIMMY
Written by Kathleen MacKenzie. Illustrated by Violet Morgan.
Stock no. 2125832
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Good condition.

Brick red cloth with black title to spine and vignette of children climbing tree to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine is unevenly spotted and faded with small patch of loss to cloth at base. Marks to covers with some other uneven fading. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are generally very good.

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BILL OF THE BLACK HAND
Written by Wolf Durian.
Stock no. 2125813
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1935. Good condition.

A very tall story. Yellow cloth with black titles and vignette. B/w illustrations. Translated from the German by Marie L. Barker. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are unevenly faded with cup ring and other grubby marks. Foxing.

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ENID BLYTON'S ROAD SAFETY COLOURING BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Connolly.
Stock no. 2125811
Published by H.A. and W.L. Pitkin Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial paper wraps. A-Z book of road safety with pictures to colour. Some browning. Staples to spine have rusted. NO pages have been coloured in; all clean. A few foxspots.

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THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF PRAYERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2125810
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine. A few marks to covers. Browning to first and last pages.

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LET'S GO TO THE CIRCUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Will Nickless.
Stock no. 2125809
Published by Odhams Press Limited. 1ST 1951. Almost very good condition.

An Odhams Little Colour Book. Red cloth spine. Orange pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine faded. A few marks and some wear to covers. Name in ink to inside front cover. Front endpaper has large crease. Some foxing and margin marks throughout.

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EARLY CHILDREN'S BOOKS A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Eric Quayle.
Stock no. 2125802
Published by David & Charles; Barnes & Noble Books. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An important reference work covering over 400 years of children's literature. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Green cloth with gilt titles top spine. 256 pages. ISBN: 0715383078. Bumping to base of spine. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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UNCLE AND CLAUDIUS THE CAMEL
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125761
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A succession of fantastic adventures lead to the awesome moment when Uncle (the elephant) is chained and helpless and at the mercy of the Badford Crowd in Beave Hateman's Chamber of Horrors... Turquoise boards, gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations throughout. 192 pages. ISBN: 0224616439. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some foxing and browning; chips and tears; a little loss.

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UNCLE AND THE TREACLE TROUBLE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125760
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The 4th in the saga of Uncle the benevolent millionaire elephant. Gilt title to spine. Orange pictorial endpapers. 184 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0224612271. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss.

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UNCLE AND HIS DETECTIVE
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125759
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Uncle (the elephant) is trunkdeep in trouble again! Bright yellow boards, silver title to spine. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 172 pages. Bumping and browning along cover edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some foxing and browning to pages. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing; a couple of closed tears and chips; minimal loss.

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UNCLE AND THE BATTLE FOR BADGERTOWN
Written by J.P. Martin. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2125757
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 171 pages. ISBN: 022400851X. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut and edge-creased with a few small tears; some browning.

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ABC IN LIVING MODELS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125756
Published by Bookano Strand Publications Ltd.. Circa 1949. Almost very good condition.

Bookano Series. A book in which all the letters of the alphabet stand up in life-like form when the pages open. Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Covers are very grubby and marks; pen to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, which also has corner tip torn off. All pop-ups are in excellent working order. Some foxing. Rear endpapers/pastedown has pen doodles.

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