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MEN AND DINOSAURS
Written by Edwin H. Colbert.
Stock no. 2133153
Published by Penguin. 1st thus 1971. Almost very good condition.

Telling the story of the men involved in the gradual reconstruction of the dinosaur. Pictorial card wraps. 310 pages includes index. A Pelican Book. SIGNED by author on half-title page. Covers rubbed at edges. Contents browned.

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DRAGONS OF THE AIR
Written by H.G. Seeley. Illustrated by E.B. Seeley.
Stock no. 2133151
Published by Methuen & Co.. 1st 1901. Very good condition.

An Account of Extinct Flying Reptiles. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 80 b/w illustrations including 8 b/w plates. 239 pages includes index. Top and tail of spine and corners just very lightly rubbed. Slight discolouration to edge of front cover. Endpapers browned and foxing to prelims. Occasional foxing to contents but generally clean.

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EXTINCT MONSTERS
Written by H.N. Hutchinson. Illustrated by J. Smit; et al..
Stock no. 2133150
Published by Chapman & Dodd Ltd.. 1st 1892. Almost very good condition.

A Popular Account of Some of the Larger Forms of Ancient Animal Life. Describing the lost creations of the old world, clothing their dry bones with flesh and suggesting backgrounds such as are indicated by the discoveries of geology. Dark green cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. 24 b/w plates and 38 text illustrations. 254 pages includes index. All plates present. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few light marks to covers. Remains of small label on front pastedown. 3 lines of pencil text to half-title and a few pages with pencil annotations. Name in ink to top of title page. Prelims foxed and foxspots to contents mainly to page and plate margins.

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NAME THAT DINOSAUR! A PUZZLE ADVENTURE
Written by Amelia Edwards. Illustrated by Martina Jirankova-Limbrick.
Stock no. 2129866
Published by Walker Books. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Turn the pages, play the games...Spot the difference, matching pictures, hidden shapes, amazing maze, mixed-up names, dinosaur facts. Dustwrapper opens out into a poster. There are also stickers and a mini-book to pocket at rear of book. ISBN: 9780744565904. All parts are present and unused.

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TYRANNOSAURUS REX THE TYRANT KING
No author listed. Illustrated by John Sibbick; David Hawcock.
Stock no. 2126648
Published by Tango Books. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

A spectacular pop-up book exploring the life and times of this ferocious dinosaur. After lifting the flaps and learning the facts, open out the book into a sixty-centimetre-long three-dimensional T-Rex model which will stand on a shelf or on the floor! Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 1857070704. One tab has come unstuck, else in very good working order.

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TROUBLE ON THUNDER MOUNTAIN
Written by Russell Hoban. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1814137
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The O'Saurus family rebuild Thunder Mountain with the aid of their friends... Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0571193595.

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SLEEPING BRONTO
Written by Keith Faulkner. Illustrated by Graham Kennedy; Jonathan Lambert.
Stock no. 1506844
Published by Marks & Spencer. 2001. Very good condition.

A Pop-up Jurassic Classic Fairy Tale. Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A little wear to lower corners. Light scratches to rear cover. Title page looks grubby from transfer of colour from pastedown. Contents clean, pop-ups in very good condition.

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A DOZEN DINOSAURS
Written by Richard Armour. Illustrated by Paul Galdone.
Stock no. 1809615
Published by World's Work. 1975. Very good condition.

Dinosaurs in verse. Glazed boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0437240010. Minor grubby marks to boards. Name in pencil to front pastedown. A few marks to contents but generally clean.

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DINOSAUR TIME
Written by Michael Foreman. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1312512
Published by Andersen Press Ltd.. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Whizz! BANG! Gone... Tom is transported across a zillion days and a zillion nights back into Dinosaur Time! Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1842700642.

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DINOSAUR TIME
Written by Michael Foreman. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1312502
Published by Andersen Press Ltd.. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Whizz! BANG! Gone... Tom is transported across a zillion days and a zillion nights back into Dinosaur Time! Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1842700642. SIGNED by Foreman to title-page. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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LONG NECK AND THUNDER FOOT
Written by Helen Piers. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1501119
Published by Kestrel Books. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

When two dinosaurs, Long Neck and Thunder Foot, meet in the forest, they are both terrified. Neither of them have ever seen another dinosaur before! Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0722657048. Spine bumped with small splits at top and bottom. Corners a little bumped and rubbed. Some light scratches or lines to covers. Three pages have small edge tears. One or two light marks to contents.

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THE MIGHTY GIANTS DINOSAUR WORLD POP-UP BOOKS
Written by Stewart Cowley. Illustrated by Mike Peterkin.
Stock no. 1806510
Published by Victoria House Publishing. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition.

Watch the mighty giants march through the pages! Shaped book. 4 pop-up scenes. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 090787469X. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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