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THE RELUCTANT DRAGON
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130631
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Green endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. 41 pages. 10.25 x 8.25". ISBN: 0416462707. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned.
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THE CHILLY DRAGON AND OTHER TALES
Written by Charles Duncan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2130397
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Full-page b/w drawings illustrate 9 tales, most concerning animals. 112pp. 8 x 5.5" Bookplate to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and nicks; minimal loss. A few grubby marks.
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PAST WATCHFUL DRAGONS
Written by Walter Hooper.
Stock no. 1317727
Published by Fount Paperbacks. 1st UK 1980. Very good condition.

A revised and expanded version of the essay of the same name that appeared in Imagination and the Spirit, edited by Charles Huttar and published in 1971. A guide to C.S.Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia. ISBN: 0006260829. Some very light rubbing to cover edges and contents lightly browned else clean.
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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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MY FATHER'S DRAGON
Written by Ruth Stiles Gannett. Illustrated by Ruth Chrisman Gannett.
Stock no. 2127244
Published by Random House. 1st USA 1948. Good condition.

Yellow cloth with dark title to spine; vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Grubby marks to covers. Corners are bumped and worn, with some fraying to cloth. Large split to one side of spine; some fraying to cloth. Front joint is completely cracked; showing webbing and making binding weak. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are generally very good, but a reading copy only!
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DRAGON ISLAND
Written by J. Bissell Thomas. Illustrated by Vernon L. Soper.
Stock no. 2124991
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1ST 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles and embossed illustration to front. 6 beautiful colour plates of dragons. A few b/w text illustrations. A little browning to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. There is also a stain to outer page edges, but it only seeps through to page margins on endpapers. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with loss to top of spine; has damp marks to some edges; some foxing.
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DRAGONS AND MORE: DARK FABLES WITH SOME LIGHT PATCHES
Written by Mildred Davidson. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 1815908
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1976. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dragon nature is the same the world over but no two dragons are alike. There are five in this collection of stories - from the menacing to the love-lorn. Brown boards, dark brown title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0701151013. Ex-lib with one library stamp to verso of title page, front endpaper removed. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased.
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THE DRAGON'S FEATHERS
Written by Arnica Esterl; Patricia Crampton. Illustrated by Andrej Dugin; Olga Dugina.
Stock no. 1317035
Published by Ragged Bears Limited. 1st 1993. Fine condition.

The story of a journey from which a young man returns older and wise. Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1857140432.
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THE DRAGON OF OG
Written by Rumer Godden. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 2123581
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Green endpapers with white dragon vignettes. Colour and b/w illustrations. A witty, exciting and poetic story based on an old legend of the Scottish Lowlands. ISBN: 0333317319.
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A DREADFUL OF DRAGONS
Written by Peggy Blakeley. Illustrated by Frank Francis.
Stock no. 2123242
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. And other collections of creatures and people and things put together for fun. Colour illustrations. Very little text. ISBN: 0713615559. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Uneven browning to covers.
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GREG HILDEBRANDT'S BOOK OF THREE-DIMENSIONAL DRAGONS
Written by Gail Peterson. Illustrated by Greg Hildebrandt.
Stock no. 1813761
Published by Little Brown. 1st 1994. Fine condition.

Five extraordinary dragons from all over the world are featured in this very large pop-up fantasy book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Paper Engineering by Keith Moseley. ISBN: 0316152404. All pop-ups in excellent working order.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1983
No author listed. Illustrated by John Harrold.
Stock no. 2122895
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1983. Very good condition.

Tall 4to glazed boards - Rupert in plane flown by clown. 1st story Rupert and the Black Circle. 92 pages. ISBN: 0850791308. Name in ink to belongs to box. NOT price-cut.
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