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WHERE'S MY BABY?
Written by H.A. Rey. Illustrated by H.A. Rey.
Stock no. 2125250
Published by Chatto & Windus; Jarrold & Sons. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, spiral bound. Large open-out colour illustrations with small paragraph of text opposite. A lovely learning book for children. Scuffing and wear to corners and edges of covers. A few marks also to covers. Light foxing to some pages. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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THE CORONATION CUT-OUT MODEL BOOK
Written by C.K. Shaw.
Stock no. 2124587
Published by Odhams Press Ltd.. Very good condition.

Story of the Coronation with complete instructions for assembling these attractive models of Buckingham Palace, Coronation Procession and Westminster Abbey. Large oblong format, 8.5 x 14.5", red cloth spine, cardwraps, pictorial front cover. 22 pages printed on one side only. Staples to spine have rusted. A few closed tears to edges of covers and a couple to page margins. Browning to some pages. Cut-out model has NOT been done - all pieces still present in book.

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CORONATION PROCESSION PANORAMA
No author listed.
Stock no. 2124577
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Four scenes with movable pieces. Pictorial card wraps. Cut out pictures contained in envelope to rear. Some foxing and browning to covers. Cut out pieces of book have been taken out of envelope to rear and inserted into the spaces in the book.

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THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF PANTOMIMES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1815752
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. Good condition.

Containing six pantomime stories and a complete model theatre and three scenes and model characters. Large format. Blue cloth spine, pictorial front board, rear cover acts as proscenium window. Colour frontis. Some b/w text illustrations. Board edges rubbed and worn. Snail damage to rear board edges and prelims. Cut-out characters and half of the curtain to the rear are missing. A few foxspots and grubby marks to contents.

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THE CINDERELLA MAGIC WAND BOOK
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 2124504
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1950. Very good condition.

Story and magic (stereoscopic) pictures from the Walt Disney film. Oblong format. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Six illustrations. Unpaginated. Some bumping and wear to corners. Original glasses are damaged (red piece eye piece missing). A newer pair of '3d' specs have been inserted into pocket for them on front pastedown. Name in pencil to belongs to page. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS POSTMAN
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 2124374
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

The Jolly Postman rides again...with more real letters and presents too in his Christmas postbag. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contains lots of envelopes with letters to read in the story. ISBN: 0434925322. All inserts appear to be present. Base of spine is chipped. Some tears to 'envelope' edges, where inserts have been removed and reinserted. A few grubby margin marks.

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THE JOLLY POCKET POSTMAN
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 2124373
Published by Little, Brown. 1st USA 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

American Edition. Glazed pictorial boards, green endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. A number of wallets with different things in them. Unpaginated. ISBN: 0316602027. All pieces in pockets are present and correct.

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SUNSHINE AND SHOWERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2124107
Published by Caxton Editions. As new condition.

Through Childhoods Hours. A Victorian Treasury of Activities. Each page contains a hidden compartment with different activities. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 184067041X. Unopened - still in original shrink wrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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RUPERT AND EDWARD AND THE CIRCUS
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1317008
Published by Sampson Low. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. A Rupert Cut Out Story Book. B/w story panel plus colour figures to cut out. Staples rusty. Fading to spine edges. A few creases to corners of covers. 2" split at top of spine. Contents unused.

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WALT DISNEY'S PAINTLESS PAINTING BOOK
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 1609773
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Paint the pictures just using water. Large format. Blue pictorial card wraps. Front cover shows Mickey painting Pluto the dog. Cover edges scuffed. All paintings UNTOUCHED.

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THE WEATHER
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1316914
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Slight bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents fine.

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THE JOLLY POCKET POSTMAN
Written by Allan Ahlberg. Illustrated by Janet Ahlberg.
Stock no. 1814633
Published by Heinemann. Circa 1995. As new condition.

Glazed pictorial boards, green endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. A number of wallets with different things in them. Unpaginated. 7.5 x 7.5". ISBN: 0434969427. Still in original shrinkwrap.

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