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RURAL SPORTS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by William B. Daniel.
Stock no. 2127953
Published by Bunny And Gold. Circa 1801. Almost very good condition.

2 volumes. Brown leather covers, gilt borders. B/w plates. Includes sections on dogs, plus fox and stag hunting, hare coursing. Rabbit, martin, badger and otter hunting. Angling, game shooting and waterfowl etc. Both volumes have been rebacked with new spines with raised bands; new endpapers, original boards and pages. Volume 1 No longer has its title page. All plates present. Volume 1 was published in 1801 and Volume 2 in 1802. Scuffing and wear to covers; heavy wear to corners. Foxing, browning and some margin marks.

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RED VAGABOND
Written by G.D. Adams. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2127842
Published by The Batchworth Press. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A vividly told tale of a fox set against the background of wild life on the Welsh border. Red cloth. Gilt title to spine. Superb b/w wood engravings. 189 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-tears and chips; some loss to top and tail of spine and corners; cup ring marks to rear panel.

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THE MAGIC BOX OF SCALLYWAG FOX
Written by Edward Holmes. Illustrated by Horace Faithful.
Stock no. 1816526
Published by Young World Productions. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

One of the Woodsey Newton Library series. Scallywag Fox has another idea for getting rich quickly when he finds A Book of Magic. Blue covers with black titles. Vignette of fox to front cover. Endpapers are colour pictures of characters from the series. Colour illustrations. 44 pages. ISBN: 0723807140. Fading to top edge of boards. Biro 'correction' to text of page 10 ('trash' has been crossed out in two instances and replaced with 'rubbish'). Price-cut pink pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded and edge-worn and torn.

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THE TALE OF MR. TOD
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2127638
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1930. Very good condition.

Small format. Pale orange boards, green lettering. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 93 numbered pages. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Spine is browned; wear to edges. Foxing to outer page edges and a few to endpapers.

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RATCATCHER TO SCARLET
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2126366
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth with red titles and fox head vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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LITTLE RED FOX AND CINDERELLA
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Katherine Wigglesworth.
Stock no. 2126283
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition.

Dark yellow cloth with black titles and vignettes. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and a few cover edges are faded. Some brown marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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WHITE-EAR AND PETER
Written by Neils Heiberg. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2125302
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

The Story of a Fox and a Fox-Terrier. Sixteen colour plates by Cecil Aldin. Red cloth, gilt titles and vignettes. All edges red. Splash mark to front cover. Wear and bumping to spine and cover edges. Darkening and small mark to spine. Foxing to endpapers and some page margins. All plates present.

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THE GOLLIWOGG'S FOX-HUNT
Written by Bertha Upton. Illustrated by Florence Upton.
Stock no. 2124751
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1905. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, oblong format. Glorious, humorous colour pictures. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges; a few chips. Some grubby marks to covers. Internal page margin marks, including foxing.

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THE CARELESS CHICKEN
Written by Baron Krakemsides. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson.
Stock no. 1815599
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Story told in verse. Square format. Green boards, circular onlay to front cover. 46 pages. Full-page colour illustrations. Spine rubbed with splitting and wear to top. Surface paper loss to top front of front board. Faint name in ink and small mark to front endpaper. A few scattered fox spots to contents. Binding firm.

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KING TODD
Written by Norah Burke. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317187
Published by Putnam & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The True Story of a Wild Badger; And the Deer, Foxes and Other Animals in the Forest Where He Lived. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small spots to covers. Child's name in blue biro to front pastedown and name and date also in blue biro to front free-endpaper. Foxing, mainly to textblock and page margins. Dustwrapper is torn with tape repairs on verso and some loss.

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A PARSON'S SON: SPORTING ARTIST
Written by Michael Lyne. Illustrated by Michael Lyne.
Stock no. 1814949
Published by J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1974. Nearly fine condition.

Limited Edition of 750 numbered copies signed by the author. Oblong format. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w and colour plates, b/w sketches throughout. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0851311768. This copy is number 101 of 750 SIGNED by the author. Included is original shipping box. Lower rear corner lightly bumped.

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THE TALE OF MR. TOD
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1316337
Published by Frederick Warne; The Penguin Group. 1st 2012. Fine condition.

Limited Edition Cased Set, special numbered edition of 100 sets to commemorate the centenary of the first publication in 1912. Small format book with cream cloth and silver titles. 79 numbered pages, all edges gilt. With explanatory leaflet giving a brief biography of Beatrix Potter and the history of the publication of The Tale of Mr. Tod. Contained in a brown hinged box with silver title and rectangular onlay to front. Also includes a brown leather foil-blocked bookmark. ISBN: 9780723267522. The presentation box is further protected by a white card slip band. This is copy no. 59. Contained in original brown packaging box (with limitation details label to front) and 'cotton' (referring to binding) written in blue biro to front, small dent to top of box. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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