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FAIRY JIGSAW BOOK
Written by Marion St. John Webb. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1817449
Published by The Medici Society Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Rediscover the work of artist Margaret Tarrant with these five fairy jigsaw puzzles. Each puzzle is accompanied by a charming poem by Marion St John Webb. ISBN: 0855032669. Fading to spine. Corners and lower edges bumped. Contents fine and all pieces present.
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IGNIS
Written by Gina Wilson. Illustrated by P.J. Lynch.
Stock no. 1817448
Published by Ted Smart. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Ignis is a young dragon who sets off on an unforgettable journey of self-discovery. Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Couple of small dints to lower edge of boards.
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TWO CATS WALKING
Written by Bettina Selby. Illustrated by Marieanne Griffiths.
Stock no. 1817446
Published by Mountain House. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

'For two cats who trace their ancestry back to ancient Egypt and who believe that they have a sacred duty to the human race, two house moves prove one too many and so they escape from the removal vehicle and find themselves somewhere in Middle England...' Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0953800709.
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UNCLE REMUS AND NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUS
Written by Joel Chandler Harris.
Stock no. 1817443
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Two volumes in one. American Edition. Red cloth, gilt title and vignette to spine, orange title and illustration of fox and rabbits to front. B/w frontis. 65 b/w illustrations to text and full page. Spine browned, gilt vignette faded, Top & tail worn. Browning to endpapers and title page. Front hinge pulled. First two pages of introduction coming loose from binding. Text block and margins browned. A few scattered foxspots.
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LITTLE REUBEN AND THE MERMAIDS AND LITTLE REUBEN STORIES
Written by Richard Strachey. Illustrated by Nancy Innes.
Stock no. 1817441
Published by Transatlantic Arts Ltd.. 1st 1945. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pink cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 117 pages. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn, scuffed to rear panel and grubby.
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TOM CRINGLE'S LOG
Written by Michael Scott.
Stock no. 1817440
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Circa 1911. Very good condition.

Blackie's Crown Library. Blue & orange pictorial cloth. B/w frontis. 16 page publisher adverts to rear. Boards a little scuffed and marked. Endpapers browned. Gift inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper dated 1911.Text block browned.
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TOMMY TUCKER'S STORIES
Written by Maude Radford Warren; Eve Davenport. Illustrated by Charles A. Federer.
Stock no. 1817439
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1925. Almost very good condition.

Title inside is "Mother Goose and Her Friends Tommy Tucker's Stories". Stories based on mother goose nursery rhymes. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette of a boy laying down and reading a book to front board. Blue pictorial endpapers. 12 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 361 pages. Top edge gilt. Rubbing and wear to top & tail of spine. Browning to endpapers. All plates present. Text block browned.
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THE FIR TREE
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Sanna Annukka.
Stock no. 1817437
Published by Hutchinson. Circa 2012. Nearly fine condition.

Tall slim format. Translated by Tiina Nunnally. Green cloth boards with green and gilt decorated front board. Colour illustrations and endpapers. Not paginated. ISBN: 9780091944339. Second printing. Top of spine lightly bumped, minor grubby marks to rear board.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1946 - THE NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1317714
Published by Daily Express. 1946. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial card wraps - Rupert looking out through a window. 1st story - Rupert on Coon Island. 120 pages. 9.5 x 7 inches. This annual has not been reproduced in a facsimile edition. Some slight rubbing to spine and corners. Small (0.75"), light scratch mark to front cover - on second R in Rupert. Otherwise covers bright and clean. Not inscribed or price-cut. Puzzle pages untouched. Two pages were mis-cut during the binding process and have been opened a little roughly causing very small margin tears (pages 27-28 and 29-30). Contents otherwise very bright. A lovely, bright copy of a scarce annual.
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RHYME STEW
Written by Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1317713
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Hare likes a flutter, the Tortoise cheats, and they're racing for right of veto on a vegetable patch; the Emperor's new ski clothes tickle the court ladies but leave him cold on the slopes... Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 79 pages. ISBN: 0224026607. Spine slightly bumped. Some very slightly creasing to wrapper edges. A bright copy.
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NANCY RETURNS TO ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 1317709
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth covers, blue title to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 288 pages Spine and corners bumped. Fading to cover edges and foxing to spine. Remains of a prize-plate to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby, tears to spine and some loss to spine and edges.
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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1317708
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Spine and corners bumped and lightly rubbed with some browning to top and tail of spine. Title and vignette to front cover has faded. Foxing to contents. A few light corner creases. Dustwrapper is worn with a large tear to lower 1/4 of spine and some loss top and tail, patch of surface paper damage (2.5 x 4cm) to rear panel of wrapper.
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