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WINGS
Written by Nick Bantock. Illustrated by Nick Bantock.
Stock no. 991964
Published by Random House. 1st 1991. Fine condition.

A Pop-Up Book of Flight. Charts the development of aerodynamics from insect through to aeroplane. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0679810412. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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UNDERWATER MISSION
No author listed. Illustrated by Terry Pastor.
Stock no. 991910
Published by Methuen Walker Books. 1st 1982. Fine condition.

A unique blend of scientific accuracy and 3-dimensional mechanics. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416062504. All pop-ups in excellent working order. One pop-up slightly creased.

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NATURE'S LITTLE BUILDERS
Written by John Woodward. Illustrated by Michael J. Woods.
Stock no. 991519
Published by Electric Paper. 1st 1995. As new condition.

A Pop-up Exploration. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. See the homes of nature's most creative builders come to life in this stunningly illustrated and informatively written book. ISBN: 1897584075. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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STRANGE SCAVENGING CREATURES
Written by Ken Hoy. Illustrated by Isabel Bowring.
Stock no. 591671
Published by Brown Wells & Jacobs Ltd.. 1994. Very good condition.

Dare to Find Out About series... Glazed pictorial boards. A nature pop-up book. Realistic illustrations combine with an informative, and sometimes surprising, text to bring these creatures to life as never before. ISBN: 1873829582. Bumping to a couple of corners. One leg broken on the Cockroach pop-up. Light foxing throughout.

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ANIMAL JOURNEYS
Written by Barbara Taylor.
Stock no. 991122
Published by Apple Press. 1st 1998. As new condition.

An Interactive book with tabs, flaps, acetates & wheels. Explorers Plus Series. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. Spiral bound. ISBN: 1840920408.

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THE YOUNG COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK
Written by E.C.R. Hadfield; C. Hamilton Ellis.
Stock no. 585784
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1940. Almost very good condition.

From birds eggs to stamps and tickets. B/w illustrations. Contents very good. Stain to front cover.

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THE ANIMAL BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 621706
Published by George Newnes Limited. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards. Black titles and vignette of fawn to front cover. B/w illustrations. 152 pages including index. Light foxing else contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is price-cut and edge-creased with tiny chips to spine.

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COUNTRY WALKS OF A NATURALIST WITH HIS CHILDREN
Written by Rev. W. Houghton.
Stock no. 576307
Published by Groombridge & Sons. 1870. Very good condition.

Full blue leather binding. Gilt titles, decorations and raised bands to spine. Marbled edges and endpapers. 8 colour plates and numerous b/w wood engravings. 2nd edition. Inscription in ink to half-title. Prelims and last few pages foxed. Corners worn.

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THE ANIMAL BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 651035
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles. Vignette of fawn to front cover. B/w illustrations. 152 pages including index. Names to front pastedown. Covers a little dusty at edges. Pictorial wrapper chipped at corners with loss. A nice copy of the first in this edition.

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THE ANIMAL BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 803195
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles. Vignette of fawn to front cover. B/w illustrations. 152 pages including index. Spine and corners bumped. Top of boards unevenly faded. Grubby marks to prelims. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with loss.

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GIANT CREATURES PAST & PRESENT
Written by Clare Watson. Illustrated by Robert Cremins.
Stock no. 624120
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. Corners bumped. All pop-ups in good working order. Minor creasing to one pop-up.

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AMAZING ANIMAL SENSES
Written by Ron Van Der Meer; Atie Van Der Meer.
Stock no. 604742
Published by Child's Play (International) Ltd.. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

25 clever tricks, tests, and moving parts that show how animals use their sense to survive! All sorts of flaps to lift and things to do. ISBN: 0859532925.

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