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MR QUACK - HIS VOYAGE TO LONDON
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 1318034
Published by F. Warne & Co.. Pre 1919. Almost very good condition.

Roughly 4" x 4". Pictorial paperwraps. Colour and two-tone illustrations. The 'Mr' Books series. Spine split to lower half. Staples rusty. Covers just a little gubby, contents clean.
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THE THREE BAD DUCKLINGS
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1318024
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format. Boards with pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates plus some b/w text illustrations. Spinea and corners bumped and worn. Browning and foxing to contents, ink stamp of printers to rear pastedown (Bradshaw Central Printing Works).
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THE TALE OF JEMIMA PUDDLE-DUCK
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2130404
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards with red lettering and pictorial onlay to front cover. 59 pages. Small format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723206007. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with edge-chipping and creasing; some browning.
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MRS BEAK-DUCK AND HER FRIENDS IN THE WOOD
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1816544
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format. Brown boards, red title to front. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine lightly rubbed. Gift inscription in ink to front pastedown. Contents browned but clean.
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MRS BEAK-DUCK AND HER FRIENDS IN THE WOOD
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 2127277
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. 1933. Good condition.

Small format. Reissue. Boards have strips and circules, with colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Top 1" of spine is MISSING; splits to base of spine. Browning also to spine. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Creasing to some pages. Grubby marks and foxspots etc. to contents.
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HAROLD AND THE DUCK
Written by Bruce Robinson. Illustrated by Sophie Windham.
Stock no. 1317178
Published by Bloomsbury Children's Books. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Harold (the dogs) life changes when an egg hatches and a bossy and domineering duck is born.... Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0747576009. Spine and corners bumped, a few small dents to lower cover edges. Some foxing to contents.
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THE STORY OF YELLOW DUCKLING
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1814881
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Uncle Toby Tales. A charming story book for children, printed in clear, large type. Brown cloth spine, pictorial paper boards. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations and colour plates. 32 pages. Undated. Board edges lightly rubbed, small dent to top front edge of board. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and small chips, a little grubby.
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TICK TOCK THE LITTLE DUCK
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123594
Published by Haverstock Publishers Ltd.. Circa 1949. Very good condition.

Small format. A Lolly Pop Book. Haverstock Series. Colour illustrations. Small chip, with loss to base of spine.
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BEAKY THE GREEDY DUCK
Written by Noel Barr. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1316801
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1959. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 497. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine and musty smell to contents else fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed. Rear flap of wrapper lists all 10 of the original titles in this series.
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FABULA DE JEMIMA ANATE-AQUATICA
Written by Beatrix Potter; Jonathan Musgrave. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316770
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st thus 1964. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck, text in Latin. Translated by Musgrave. Pale grey boards with rectangular onlay and red titles to front cover. Colour illustrations. 58 pages. Minimal fading to top and tail of spine else a fine copy. White dustwrapper is just a little grubby and has had american price removed from top of front flap.
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LITTLE GREEN DUCK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1316488
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1947. Good condition.

Small format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. Enid Blyton's Bedtime Series. Backstrip missing. Covers edge rubbed and corners worn. Some hinges cracked. Staples rusty causing small stains at inner margins. One gathering has been pulled causing contents to be a little loose. Generally contents clean.
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HOW LIFE GOES ON THE DUCK
Written by Iliane Roels; Claude Nicolas. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1506709
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Chambers Quest Books. Interesting and attractive information books for 7-11 year olds. White glazed boards, pictorial front cover shows duck. Colour illustrations throughout. Adapted from the text written by Nicolas. ISBN: 0550319131. Covers lightly browned. Original price label to rear cover. Bump to top of spine. Most lower corner tips creased. Contents clean.
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