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THE WIZARD OF OZ
Written by L. Frank Baum. Illustrated by Julian Wehr.
Stock no. 381699
Published by The Saalfield Publishing Company. Circa 1944. Slightly better than good condition.

Abridged text. Red pictorial boards, spiral bound. 6 colour illustrations with moving parts. Covers are edge rubbed with some wear. Light crease to top corner of rear cover. Heavy pencil inscription has been erased from top of title page but has left and impression. Tabs for moving the pictures are a bit weak and most have had the word "move" written on them in ink. Some page corners are slightly creased. A decent copy of a scarce book.
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DAYS IN CATLAND
Written by Arthur Burnaby. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 627756
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1912. Good condition.

A Father Tuck's Panorama. Oblong format. 4 plates in concertina form that fold out to create a large panorama with 14 numbered card figures of cats, and corresponding numbered slits in the panorama to insert the cat figures. On the reverse is a rhyme by Arthur Burnaby with b/w illustrations also by Wain. Concertina folds worn leading to two pages being detached and last page fold fragile but holding. Edges rubbed. All figures present and in place. Light page bronwing. Colour illustrations and figures nice and bright.
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CORONATION TRANSFER PICTURE STORY BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 597134
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

You'll love making your own colour pages! Pictorial card wraps. Choose the right transfer to go alongside the correct piece of text to make your book complete! Covers are edge-worn, with a few light marks. A few grubby marks internally and to transfers, which have not been used in book, but are still on original backing, waiting to be used. However, one transfer has a small piece cut off from the bottom.
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REVOLVING PICTURES
Written by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 596841
Published by Collins. 1979. Very good condition.

A reproduction from an Antique Book by Ernest Nister. Original published in 1892. Pictures changed by moving the tab. Glazed boards. ISBN: 0001956477. A few marks to covers. All revolving pictures appear to be in very good working order.
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THE JOLLY JIG-SAW BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 596254
Published by John Leng. 1st 1938. Very good condition.

A book containing five jig-saw puzzles, a story about the pictures, and keys for the puzzles to be coloured in. Each puzzles fits into a page and if closed carefully the puzzles remain in position. Pictorial front cover, blue cloth spine. All puzzles complete and in very good condition. Spine and corners a little worn with 2" crack at base of spine. Rear cover slightly grubby. Two of the b/w illustrations have been coloured in. Front joint cracked at top and bottom. A nice bright copy.
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POPINJAY'S JIG-PUZ BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 596255
Published by John Leng. 1st 1935. Very good condition.

A book containing five jig-saw puzzles, a story about the pictures, and keys for the puzzles to be coloured in. Each puzzles fits into a page and if closed carefully the puzzles remain in position. The stories are about the toys in Anthony and Rosemary's nursery - Popinjay and Pongo the two teddies and Wogga the golly. Pictorial front cover, blue cloth spine. All puzzles complete and in very good condition, complete with transparent overlays. Spine faded and worn at top and tail. Edges and corners worn. Front cover bright and clean. Rear cover just a little grubby. No colouring to contents. A lovely bright copy.
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ROBIN'S JIG-SAW STORY BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 596256
Published by John Leng. 1st 1938. Very good condition.

A book containing five jig-saw puzzles, a story about the pictures, and keys for the puzzles to be coloured in. Each puzzles fits into a page and if closed carefully the puzzles remain in position. Pictorial front cover, red cloth spine. All puzzles conplete although a few pieces have the surface paper missing from the interlock part. The b/w key illustrations have been coloured in. Two of the transparent overlays are present. Contents slightly marked. Front cover bright and clean. Rear cover grubby. Edges and corners slightly worn.
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TEDDY 'I SQUEAK'
No author listed.
Stock no. 595498
Published by Collins. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Shaped book, with a picture of a teddy with a wooden spoon in its mouth to front cover. Part of the 'Collins Squeaker Books' series. Press the middle of the book and Teddy squeaks! Colour pictures throughout, with a short story to go along with them.
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CHIPPY 'I SQUEAK'
No author listed.
Stock no. 595499
Published by Collins. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps, shaped book with a picture of a puppy with a slipper in his mouth to front cover. Adventures of Chippy the puppy and Puff the kitten. Part of the 'Collins Squeaker Books' serie. Press the middle of the book and Chippy squeaks! Slim volume just ten pages. Colour illustrations. A lovely copy.
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FARMYARD FRIENDS WITH PANORAMA PULL-OUT PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Dick Eshuis.
Stock no. 595063
Published by B.B. Ltd.. Nearly fine condition.

Oblong format. Blue pictorial cardwraps. 4 full page colour illustrations with a pull-out figure of adult animal revealing panorama of baby animals. B/w illustrations. Light vertical crease to rear cover. Contents clean.
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FARMYARD FRIENDS WITH PANORAMA PULL-OUT PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Dick Eshuis.
Stock no. 595067
Published by B.B. Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Blue pictorial cardwraps. 4 full page colour illustrations with a pull-out figure of adult animal revealing panorama of baby animals. B/w illustrations. Corners lightly rubbed. Small margin mark to one page else contents clean and bright.
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ANIMAL FRIENDS WITH PANORAMA PULL-OUT PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Dick Eshuis.
Stock no. 595064
Published by B.B. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Green pictorial cardwraps. Four pull-outs revealing baby animals. One page of text per animal, colour & b/w illustrations. Small patch of surface paper lifting to pull-out goose, else contents clean and bright.
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