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THE CIRCUS COMES TO TOWN
Written by Denis Constanduros. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1406607
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Light crease to front endpaper and first few pages. Top corner of several pages creased. A few foxspots otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with chipping to corners and a small tear to top of rear panel. Damp mark to spine and part of rear panel. Wrapper is foxed and verso is lightly browned.

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THE GREEN UMBRELLA
Written by W. Perring; A.J. Macgregor. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1406602
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Story told in verse, colour illustrations throughout. Early reprint. Bumping to spine and corners. Some light fingering to the bottom of a few pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Spine is faded. Panels a little grubby. Browning to wrapper edges and verso

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BUNNY'S FIRST BIRTHDAY
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1811389
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark pink boards with pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w pictorial endpapers. Charming illustrations to accompany the story in verse. Series 401. Paper spine missing. Edges lightly worn. Light browning to endpapers. A few grubby marks to contents. Some tape repairs to gutter edge.

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BOB BUSHTAIL'S ADVENTURE
Written by A.J. Macgregor; W. Perring. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1811380
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 401. Revised verses. Buff boards with square pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations. Minor fading to rear board. Otherwise boards clean and bright. Browning to endpapers. A few grubby marks to margins (minor). Contents generally nice and clean. Dustwrapper is rubbed at spine and corners and slightly creased to rear panel.

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THE STORY OF CHARLES II
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1504061
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Some bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to spine and cover edges. Pen and felt pen writing to front endpaper. A few marks to contents, mostly in margins. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped at either end of spine and folds, has pen writing to front flap and ink marks to rear panel.

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THE STORY OF THE FIRST QUEEN ELIZABETH
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1504060
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine lightly browned. Pen and felt pen writing to front endaper. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped with a faded spine, pen writing to front flap and grubby marks to rear panel.

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THE FISHERMAN
Written by I.& J. Havenhand. Illustrated by John Berry.
Stock no. 1403520
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1963. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 606B - People at Work. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Neat name in ink to top of front pastedown. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn. Couple of small brown spots to top edge of wrapper. This is the last title on rear flap. Tally no. is 100

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THE WOLF AND THE SEVEN LITTLE KIDS
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley.
Stock no. 1503960
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1969. Slightly better than good condition.

Ladybird series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Red pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721402402. 3" split to rear edge of spine and 1" split to front edge at bottom. Bumping and small splits to top. Corners are bumped with wear especially top corner of front cover. Covers are grubby with a few small marks. Grade 2/36 written in pen to top of front pastedown. Contents very good.

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THE GREEN UMBRELLA
Written by W. Perring; A.J. Macgregor. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1314276
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1958. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Story told in verse, colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped, small nick to top of spine. Covers grubby. "Easy 3" written in blue biro to front pastedown. Old tape mark to front endpaper. Some light fingering but contents generally clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and grubby, small burn mark to lower edge of front panel and large tear to rear fold. Spine of wrapper is sunned.

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THE STORY OF JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
Written by Muriel Levy. Illustrated by Ruth Murrell.
Stock no. 1403368
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. circa 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 413. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. Boards are a little bowed. Marks to a few pages but contents generally clean. Couple of hinges are pulled. Dustwrapper is edge worn, creased with a few small tears and small area of loss to bottom of spine. Rear panel is scuffed. Verso is a little browned and foxed. Last title to wrapper is Goldilocks and the Three Bears.

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THE GREEN UMBRELLA
Written by W. Perring; A.J. Macgregor. Illustrated by A.J. Macgregor.
Stock no. 1313790
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 5th 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 401. Pale pink boards with black vignette and titles. Story told in verse, colour illustrations throughout. Spine bumped. Foxing to textblock. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is very slightly edge rubbed and a tiny bit faded to spine.

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THE OLD WOMAN AND HER PIG
Written by Vera Southgate. Illustrated by Robert Lumley.
Stock no. 1503345
Published by Ladybird Books. 1st 1973. Good condition.

Ladybird Series 606D. The original 'well-loved tales' classic! Blue pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0721403433. 3.5" of backstrip missing, top of spine chewed. Base of spine and corners bumped with wear. Small piece of surface paper loss from top corner of front cover. Name in ink to front pastedown. A couple of pages and corners creased. Contents generally clean. Tally no. 320 and 15p net to rear cover.

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