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FATHER TUCK'S MEADOWSWEET FARM
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317003
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Fair condition.

Panorama book opening out to show 4 full-colour scenes in which you can place farm animals and figures. These are contained in envelope at the back of the book. Top corner tips of two pages missing. Envelope to rear of book is worn/damaged with foxing. There are 3 figures (of 15) missing and 2 are damaged. There are some duplicates (from a different edition) in the envelope.

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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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THIS OLD MAN
No author listed. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 1814632
Published by Collins. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Musical Counting Book. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. One pop-up to last page. Paper engineering by Rodger Smith. ISBN: 0001845594. Music NOT working. Pop-up in excellent condition.

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THE TUNNEL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123649
Almost very good condition.

NO text. Not a book, but rather a 'box' that pulls up and out to show concertina style peep through 'view' of Tunnel under the Thames. 5 'pieces'. A tunnel book. 'Box' has become a bit crushed - one side is broken, but still attached on one side. Creasing to fold-out pieces and foxing and browning, but still pieces are remarkable bright. Box is worn and grubby.

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AN EXPLANATION OF THE TUNNEL UNDER THE THAMES
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123644
Good condition.

Thin card covers. Blue cloth spine. One text page, with 4 'fold-out' pages, in concertina style. Unusual item. Some creasing. Foxing and browning, with grubby marks. Small inscription in ink down margin of text page. A little surface paper damage to very bottom of text page, with small amount of loss to text.

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ENID BLYTON PRESENTS MARY MOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw.
Stock no. 2123534
Published by T. Werner Laurie Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

A Werner Laurie Show Book Series A No. 2. Oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. A brilliantly coloured showbook, based on the Victorian Peepshow. Fold-out theatre at the end of the book and pages of characters to press out. Bumping to top and tail of spine, with some chipping of paper cover. Some foxing to pages internally. Contents are UNUSED!

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8192 CRAZY PEOPLE
No author listed. Illustrated by Walter Trier.
Stock no. 1407162
Published by Atrium Press Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition.

Spiral bound, pictorial boards. Pages divided into three-parts to turn over and make 8192 crazy people. Couple of small indents to front board. 5th Impression.

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ENID BLYTON PRESENTS MARY MOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw.
Stock no. 2123306
Published by T. Werner Laurie Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

A Werner Laurie Show Book Series A No. 2. Oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. A brilliantly coloured showbook, based on the Victorian Peepshow. Fold-out theatre at the end of the book and pages of characters to press out. Contents are UNUSED! Wear to cover edges; bumping to top of spine and to pages internally. Some browning. A few page margins have small bumps. Push out pieces are all still present and lovely and bright.

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HOLIDAY DOLLS
Written by Robert Garvey. Illustrated by Ezekiel Schloss.
Stock no. 1507474
Published by Ktav Publishing House. 1st 1956. Very good condition.

Jewish Holiday Dolls with a short story and costume cutouts. Spiral bound, thick card covers with press-out dolls to front and rear. B/w illustrations to story, cutouts in colour. 10 x 9". A little wear to cover edges and corners. Label residue to top corner of front cover. Fading to rear cover next to spine. Press-out dolls and cutouts all still present and unused. A nice copy.

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THE CORONATION CUT-OUT MODEL BOOK
Written by C.K. Shaw.
Stock no. 1506677
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. Edge wear to spine and covers, small corner creases. Pen mark/scratch across middle part of front cover. Rear cover lightly browned with a couple of small marks. Contents are complete and unused but have some browning.

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