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QUIPIC THE HEDGEHOG
Written by Lida; Rose Fyleman. Illustrated by Rojan.
Stock no. 1324299
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

No 2 of Pere Castor's Wild Animal Books. Text by Lida, translated by Fyleman. Picorial cardwraps. Colour and b/w lithograph illustrations. Unpaginated. 8.25 x 9". Covers edge worn, foxed and slightly grubby. Paper covering to spine is split to centre. Inscription in ink on label which is stuck to front flap (which covers the impression number, hence no edition/date). Foxing to endpapers and fingering to page margins.

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MONTY WOODPIG'S CARAVAN
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2140014
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1957. Almost 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... Some browning and brown tape glue marks to edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All colour plate are present - some browning. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; a little loss to top of spine; some grubby marks; has been strengthened with sticky tape to edges and folds to verso.

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SLEEPY TIME TALES OF PRIMROSE WOOD
Written by Sheila Hodgetts.
Stock no. 2138067
Published by Purnell & Sons, Ltd.. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cardwraps. Small oblong format. Twelve New Five Minute Bedtime Stories. Two tone illustrations. Creasing and grubby marks to spine. Browning and foxing to outer page edges and some to page margins.

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PRICKLY ORPHANS
Written by Ann Williams. Illustrated by Tony Morris.
Stock no. 2135587
Published by MacDonald. 1ST 1987. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0356117057.

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THE STORY OF SAMMY STICKLEPIN
Written by Margaret Alleyne. Illustrated by Mary Robinson.
Stock no. 2135485
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Damp stain to rear cover. Wrapper is price-cut with damp staining to verso and foxing; a few small tears.

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HICKORY HEDGER
Written by Joy Trotman. Illustrated by Joy Trotman.
Stock no. 1321684
Published by The Epworth Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

"Any summer evening, when you are walking down a country lane, you may hear a funny hiccupping noise in the hedge. It is sure to be Hickory Hedger out for his evening stroll..." Delightful colour pictures of hedgehogs and rabbits throughout. A cross between Alison Uttley and Beatrix Potter. Small format, 5.5 x 4.5". Pale green pictorial front board and plain rear board. A charming little book. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Page browning to endpapers. Foxing and some light fingering to contents. A couple of page corners creased. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby, biro mark to rear panel and some loss to top of spine.

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THE STORY OF SAMMY STICKLEPIN
Written by Margaret Alleyne. Illustrated by Mary Robinson.
Stock no. 1321527
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 4th 1957. Very good condition.

Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and text-block.

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HARRY HEDGEHOG OF BUTTERCUP BANK
Written by Winifred Hunt. Illustrated by Joan Rickaby.
Stock no. 1320442
Published by Blandford Press Ltd.. Circa 1947. Good condition.

Small, oblong format. Red cloth spine, green pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. 47 pages. Covers are edge rubbed. Spine slightly bumped. Prize plate to front pastedown and some ink writing. Joints were broken and have been repaired with masking tape. First page (frontis) is badly creased and torn with slight loss at lower edges (and a tape repair). Some light foxing to contents. Contents are well fingered with light marks at margins.

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GREY RABBIT AND THE WANDERING HEDGEHOG
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2133979
Published by Collins. 8th 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards with green titles and picture to front. Green pictorial endpapers. 63 numbered pages. Colour pictures throughout. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of closed tears/nicks; a little foxing.

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ROUVA SIIRI SIPINEN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1318600
Published by Otava. Circa 1979. Fine condition.

The Tale of the Mrs Tiggy-Winkle translated into Finnish by Raija Mattila. White glazed pictorial boards. Small format. 59 pages. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9511052136.

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THE TALE OF MRS. TIGGY-WINKLE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2132061
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1969. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Beige boards with red lettering and colour onlay to front. 59 pages. Colour illustrations. Printer's FILE COPY! NB: This has annotations (in ink), regarding colour of images etc. Also inscription in ink to front cover.

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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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