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HEDGIE'S SURPRISE
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130800
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1st USA 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 0399234772.
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THE HAT
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 2130797
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. Circa 1997. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. When Lisa's woollen stocking flies off the clothesline, Hedgie finds it and pokes his nose in. ISBN: 0399231013. 7th printing. Wrapper is a little faded to spine.
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THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGY-WINKLE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2129988
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Beige boards with red lettering and colour onlay to front. 59 pages. Colour illustrations. A few grubby marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with some foxing and marks; couple of nicks at corners.
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GOLDEN JOURNEY
Written by Frank Batchelor. Illustrated by Nina Scott-Langley.
Stock no. 2129845
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A tabby cat, a hedgehog and a frog set out one morning to come by some money to comfort them in their old age. Blue cloth, gilt titles, b/w illustrations. Fading to top and tail of spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped with a little loss and some marks.
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GREY RABBIT AND THE WANDERING HEDGEHOG
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1317538
Published by Collins. 9th 1969. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards with green titles and picture to front. Green pictorial endpapers. 63 numbered pages. Colour pictures throughout. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed.
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FUZZYPEG GOES TO SCHOOL
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 1317523
Published by Collins. 6th 1970. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Grey pictorial boards. Grey/white endpapers. Colour illustrations. 62 pages. ISBN: 0001941054. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners of wrapper and spine of wrapper is very slightly browned.
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HADRIAN IN THE ORIENT
Written by Candida Lycett Green. Illustrated by Christopher Thynne.
Stock no. 1317419
Published by Collins. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hadrian the Hedgehog and friends have adventures in India. Mottled blue/black cloth with gold illustration on front board. Illustrated with black and white sketches throughout. Story in verse. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing throughout. Dustwrapper is price-cut and slightly foxed.
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THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1814708
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1937. Almost very good condition.

An Uncle Toby Book. Brown cloth spine, chequered pictorial front board. B/w text illustrations plus colour plates. Ebenezer Bristles is a hedgehog. Boards marked, edges rubbed, corners worn. Sticker over name to verso of frontispiece. A few margin marks. Binding a little loose to front hinge.
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THE HEDGEHOG FEAST
Written by Rowena Stott. Illustrated by Edith Holden.
Stock no. 1507571
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Based on Edith Holden's exquisite water-colour illustrations, Rowena Stott has added the words to the paintings to make up a delightful story about the hedgehog family. Brown glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0718116933. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. All pages slightly rippled. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a faded spine. Small yellow label to front flap.
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MONTY WOODPIG'S CARAVAN
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1813459
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, green title to spine and vignette to front cover. 4 wonderful colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Monty was a Bachelor Hedgehog of settled habits but he was lonely... Yellow boards clean and bright. Minor foxing to text block. A few scattered foxspots to contents. 1" closed tear to gutter edge page 15/16. All plates present. Price-cut yellow pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears and scuffed.
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BRAMBLE
Written by Margery Colman. Illustrated by Margery Colman.
Stock no. 1506926
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1945. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Bramble is a hedgehog but he is so absentminded that he needs an alarm clock to wake him up. Blue cloth covers with brown titles and vignette. Colour and b/w illustrations 32 pages. Covers grubby and marked. Small hole to cloth on rear cover. A few grubby fingermarks, mainly to lower margins. Erased initials to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is very grubby with some loss, mainly from ends of spine and folds. 3" tear to front panel repaired on verso with clear tape. A couple of other small tears also repaired on verso.
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THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1314881
Published by Humphrey Milford. circa 1920. Fair condition.

A Uncle Toby Book. Brown cloth spine, chequered pictorial front board. B/w text illustrations plus colour plates. Ebenezer Bristles is a hedgehog. Covers are edge worn and scuffed. Damp damage to page edges throughout. A couple of pages are loose but still present. A reading copy of an early edition.
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