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THE STAFFORDSHIRE TERROR
Written by Patricia Beatty.
Stock no. 2134298
Published by William Morrow & Company. 1st USA 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A gripping novel, set in present day California, involves a girl's love for her pet and the netherworld of fighting dogs for sport. Blue boards, black title to spine. American edition. ISBN: 0688222013. Pale foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has a few tiny edge-chips.

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JOCK OF THE BUSHVELD
Written by Sir Percy Fitzpatrick. Illustrated by E. Caldwell.
Stock no. 1320480
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and vignettes. Colour frontis. B/w plates and text illustrations. 474 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight scuffing to cloth. Name and address in ink to half title-page. Endpapers browned. Page 35/6 has lower corner torn off (slight loss to margin illustrations only, not text). A few light foxspots to contents. A nice copy of the first issue of the first edition (first issue points present: dung beetle is shown to be pushing dung with front legs on pgs 65, 337 & 457 and horse is being dragged up a vertical cliff on pg 316).

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SAID THE DOG TO THE CAT
Written by Martin Armstrong. Illustrated by F. Stocks May.
Stock no. 1320476
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth, green title to spine and vignette to front cover. 183 pages. B/w text illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with chips to top and tail spine. Rear panel of wrapper is slightly grubby.

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RENNI THE RESCUER
Written by Felix Salten. Illustrated by Sheila Dunn.
Stock no. 1320455
Published by The Commodore Press. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Dog of the Battle Field. Blue cloth, dark blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight fading to cover edges. Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with just a little loss to spine ends.

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BIRTHDAYS FOR ROBIN
Written by Helen Sewell. Illustrated by Helen Sewell.
Stock no. 1320438
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition.

Robin wants a dog for his birthday.... Pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations to every page. A picture book for small children. Covers are edge rubbed and a bit grubby. Light page browning and a very light musty smell to contents.

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MRS ARMITAGE AND THE BIG WAVE
Written by Quentin Blake. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 1320430
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Mrs Armitage and Breakspear the dog go surfing! Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0224046292. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. A tiny indentation to rear cover. Contents fine.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1319979
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1971. Almost very good condition.

Reset edition. Glazed pictorial boards. "Pet wanted for three kittens. Must be Clean, Honest and Loving. Apply... Orlando." Bill the black poodle proves to be more than a handful of trouble for the Orlando Family! ISBN: 0224619276. Slight wear to spine and corners. Remains of a small sticky label to rear cover. Small name in red biro to front free-endpaper. Light finger creases to page margins else contents clean.

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HIGHLAND BUMBLE
Written by Magdalen Eldon. Illustrated by Magdalen Eldon.
Stock no. 1319978
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.

Bumble the pekingese finds a baby dragon. Colour illustrated boards & cloth spine. Pictorial end papers. Fabulous colour & b/w text illustrations throughout. Spine slightly bumped. Covers are edge worn. Light finger creases to pages.

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THE DOG THAT WENT TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1319928
Published by The Brockhampton Book Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format, 7.25 x 8.75". Blue pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. An Enid Blyton Picture Book. Covers are slightly warped. Wear to spine ends and a couple of small worn patches at cover edges. Corners slightly bumped. Printed price(?) has been scratched off front pastedown. Some light fingering but contents generally clean.

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PADDY THE PUPPY
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1319912
Published by World Distributors (manchester) Ltd. Circa 1971. Almost very good condition.

A Sunshine Picture Story Book. Thin format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 072354588X. Covers creased and slightly grubby. Pale page browning and foxing.

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THE DOG WITHOUT A COLLAR
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1319907
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1st 1964. Very good condition.

A Sunshine Picture Story Book. Square format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour and two-tone illustrations to text. 10 pages. Slight wear to spine and corners. Pale page browning.

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THE MISADVENTURES OF DOUGAL
Written by Eric Thompson. Illustrated by David Barnett.
Stock no. 1319749
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Based on stories of The Magic Roundabout by Serge Danot. Pink boards, gilt title to spine. 95 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0340161779. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Crease to top corners of last couple of pages. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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