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THE ULTIMATE OCEAN BOOK
Written by Maria Mudd-Ruth. Illustrated by Virge Kask; Beverly E. Benner.
Stock no. 2140848
Published by Artists & Writers Guild. 1st USA 1995. Very good condition.

A unique introduction to the world under water in fabulour, full-colour pop-ups. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 0307176282. Bumping to spine, which is also a bit faded. Pop-ups are very good.

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GIANT CREATURES PAST & PRESENT
Written by Clare Watson. Illustrated by Robert Cremins.
Stock no. 2140847
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

A pop-up book. Imagine a dinosaur so big that it eats 500kg of food every day. Or an insect that flies 80 kilometres per hour. Or a mammal that has babies 7 metres long... Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0600570320. Browning to spine. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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INSECTS A CLOSE-UP LOOK
Written by Peter Seymour. Illustrated by Jean Cassels Helmer.
Stock no. 2140834
Published by Child's Play (International) Ltd.. Circa 1984. Almost very good condition.

A Pop-up Science Book. Green glazed pictorial boards. Pop-up scenes and moveable parts. Paper Engingeering by John Strejan. ISBN: 0859532100. Grasshopper tab is stiff/not working, rest are very good.

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ENID BLYTON'S NATURE LESSONS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2139788
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1933. Very good condition.

25 chapters, each on a different aspect of nature with questions to answer and things to do. B/w drawings and diagrams. Blue cloth. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 187 pages plus booklist. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine. Name in pencil crayon to front pastedown. Light foxing to outer page edges endpapers.

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RAINBOW HOUSES FOR BOYS AND GIRLS
Written by Arthur Vine Hall. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1322926
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1923. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of poems. Red cloth, black titles. 92 pages. 6 colour plates. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Endpapers partly browned, light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is a little edge chipped, slightly grubby and a little browned to spine.

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I AM THE SEED THAT GREW THE TREE
Written by Fiona Waters; Various. Illustrated by Frann Preston-Gannon.
Stock no. 1322343
Published by Nosy Crow Ltd. Circa 2018. Slightly better than very good condition.

A nature poem for every day of the year. Blue cloth spine with cream title, pictorial boards. 333 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780857637703. 3rd printing. Tiny indentation to lower edge of rear cover. Contents fine.

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A THIRD BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS AND THEIR NESTS
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Roland Green.
Stock no. 1322143
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Name and address in ink to front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is just slightly edge rubbed, a tiny rubbed patch to rear panel and last title listed on rear flap is "What to Look For in Winter".

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A SECOND BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS AND THEIR NESTS
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Allen W. Seaby.
Stock no. 1322142
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine. Name and address in ink to front free-endpaper. Price cut wrapper is just a little edge rubbed, last title listed on rear flap is "What to Look For in Winter".

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THROUGH THE WOOD
Written by Harold Avery. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1321692
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1913. Almost very good condition.

A picture book. Large format 11.5 x 9.5", cloth spine and pictorial boards show boy watching weasels. 24 colour plates. 50 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Front endpapers have been neatly replaced. Foxing to rear endpapers. Some light fingermarks to page margins else contents clean. Light musty smell to contents.

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THE PLAYTIME NATURALIST
Written by J.E. Taylor.
Stock no. 1321563
Published by Chatto & Windus. Circa 1896. Very good condition.

Blue decorated cloth, gilt title to spine. 287 pages, 32 page catalogue to rear. B/w text illustrations throughout. Catalogue to rear is dated September 1896. Spine and corners bumped, cloth slightly marked. Small booksellers sticker and a small white numbered sticker to front pastedown. Endpapers lightly browned. Some light foxing and page corner tips creased.

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WOOD FOLK AT SCHOOL
Written by William J. Long. Illustrated by Charles Copeland.
Stock no. 2134727
Published by Ginn and Company. Circa 1911. Very good condition.

Wood Folk Series Book Four. Yellow cloth with black titles and vignettes. B/w plates. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown.

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A SECOND BOOK OF BRITISH BIRDS AND THEIR NESTS
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Allen W. Seaby.
Stock no. 1320633
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine slightly bumped, a few small stains to lower edges of covers. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and stained at lower edges. Last title listed on rear flap is The Ladybird book of British Wild Animals.

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