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THE DONKEY AND THE DRAGON
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer; Percy G. Griggs. Illustrated by Edward Lander.
Stock no. 1504474
Published by John Langdon Limited. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps, pictorial front cover. Illustrated endpapers. Orange, green, black and white illustrations. SIGNED by Elinor Brent-Dyer. Book is from The Margaret Roper School which was opened by Brent-Dyer. School name, class and pupil name written on verso of front endpaper above Brent-Dyer signature. Backstrip is cracked, possibly has been glued, very slight loss to top of spine. Covers are slightly edge worn with a few small marks. A few pen lines to illustrations on endpapers. A few corner creases. Contents very good.

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RAINING CATS AND DONKEYS
Written by Doreen Tovey. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 1313142
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 156 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn.

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PEDRO AND ANGELIQUE
Written by Gaye Knowles. Illustrated by Gaye Knowles.
Stock no. 1402707
Published by Brockhampton Press. circa 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pedro was a market boy who grew vegetables for a living. Angelique was his little donkey, and they were very happy together until one day... Blue paper boards. Colour illustrations. 48 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Prize plate and name to front endpaper. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Couple of light marks otherwise contents are clean. Dust wrapper is price-cut. Edgeworn with a little chipping. Wrapper a little grubby.

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PEDRO AND ANGELIQUE
Written by Gaye Knowles. Illustrated by Gaye Knowles.
Stock no. 1108833
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pedro was a market boy who grew vegetables for a living. Angelique was his little donkey, and they were very happy together until one day... Blue paper boards. Colour illustrations. 48 pages. Boards clean and bright. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Minor foxing to endpapers and a few margin marks else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial wrapper is lightlly worn at edges with small chips, heavily foxed.

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THE ADVENTURES OF METHUSELAH
Written by P.R. Bowring; J.W. Dinnage. Illustrated by G.P. Richards.
Stock no. 1807051
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A true story. The Donkey Club was founded by the authors in 1951 when there was very considerable traffic in donkeys from Eire for the meat trade. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is worn at corners, a few small closed tears & chips to edges and grubby.

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STIGGLES
Written by K.K. De Karroff. Illustrated by Margery Colman.
Stock no. 449477
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1943. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial boards. Two-tone illustrations throughout. Some browning to covers. Couple of corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper.

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RAINING CATS AND DONKEYS
Written by Doreen Tovey. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 591952
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1967. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 156 pages. Name and date in ink to front pastedown. Pictorial wrapper is lightly edge-creased with a couple of small nicks and a couple of very small edge-tears.

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THE FOUR DONKEYS
Written by Lloyd Alexander. Illustrated by Lester Abrams.
Stock no. 557330
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Tailor, a Baker and a Shoemaker go the the town fair... Pictorial glazed boards. Wonderfully illustrated in colour throughout. ISBN: 043720412X. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Slight browning to lower edges of front endpapers else contents clean. Pictorial wrapper has browning to lower edge and is chipped at edges with slight loss and slightly grubby to rear.

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MY KINGDOM FOR A DONKEY
Written by Doris Rybot. Illustrated by Douglas Hall.
Stock no. 668642
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Dark boards with gilt title and vignette to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut, torn at corners with slight loss to front edge, some foxing and circular stain to front.

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JUST DONKEYS
Written by Margaret Morrison. Illustrated by Anton Pieck.
Stock no. 669334
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. Black and white line illustrations and colour plates (4). 106 pages. Spine and corners worn. Contents clean and bright.

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THE ELFIN DONKEY
Written by Patrick Sinclair. Illustrated by Patrick Sinclair.
Stock no. 604120
Published by The Children's Press. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format, pictorial boards. Name in belongs to box. 1" of backstrip missing from head and tail of spine.

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THE MULE OF AVIGNON
Written by Alphonse Daudet. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 606457
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0241022541. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Corners bumped.

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