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RUPERT LITTLE BEAR'S ADVENTURES NUMBER THREE
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 2127322
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Grey boards with pictorial onlay to front showing Rupert with the princess. Contains five stories: Rupert and the Robber Wolf; Rupert at the Seaside; Rupert and Bingo; Rupert and the Dragon; Rupert and the Snow Man. 3 colour plates plus two-tone illustrations throughout. A few marks and wear to covers. 2.5" split to rear side of spine. Chipping to onlay at top of spine. Foxing throughout, but mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present, one has a closed margin tear to it. Binding nice and tight!

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MONSTER RUPERT 1932
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 2127321
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co.. 1932. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial boards. Front cover shows Rupert sat on log talking to Lizard with a bicycle. Colour frontis. Single colour illustrations throughout. First story is "Rupert and the Magic Toy Man". Spine has been rebacked, with original laid down; 'Monster' in title has been neatly redone on new part of spine. Couple of white paper tape repairs to joints. Inscription ink to front pastedown. Some foxing. A little colouring to a few line drawings internally. A few hinges are a little pulled.

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RUPERT A BEAR'S LIFE
Written by George Perry. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2127084
Published by Pavilion Books; Michael Joseph. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The history of Rupert traced from the Fleet Street circulation battles through to the present day. Packed with illustrations including rare material never before published. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 169 pages includes bibliography of the Rupert annuals. 9.75 x 7". ISBN: 0907516769. Wrapper spine is faded.

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THE MONSTER RUPERT
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 2126822
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1953. Almost very good condition.

Front cover shows Rupert pulling small boy out of hole in road. Pale green pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Front cover states that there are 200 cut-outs and five stories. (Later reprints had 120 cut-outs and four stories). This edition states it Contains Rupert in Trouble Again; Rupert and the Old Man of the Sea; Rupert the Witch and Tabitha; Rupert and the Wilful Princess; Rupert Goes Hiking. However, One story is MISSING (published and bound this way) - Missing Rupert, The Witch and Tabitha, it also has 132 cut-outs (NOT the stated 200 or later 120). An early reprint! Spine is unevenly faded and marked. Bumping and wear to cover edges. A few scuff marks. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. No cut-outs have been cut out from book. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. An early reprint.

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THE MONSTER RUPERT
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 2126450
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1950. Good condition.

Pale green boards with red cloth spine. Front cover shows Rupert helping a boy from a hole in the ground. A Story and Picture Book with cut-outs in colour. The cut-outs are Tourtel pictures taken from the stories. Numerous other b/w illustrations. (This is a 1950's reprint of the original which was published with 200 cut-outs and five stories). Contains: Rupert In Trouble Again; Rupert and the Old Man of the Sea; Rupert and the Wilful Princess; Rupert Goes Hiking. An early reprint with 132 cut-outs (this includes 'extra's to title pages). Spine is bumped and faded. Bumping to corners. Scuffing along cover edges. Hinge next to 'Rupert and the Old man of the Sea' title is pulled -making the binding a bit weak. Browning. All cut-outs present and not cut-out. Contents are generally very good.

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BOYS' & GIRLS' BOOK FOR 1938
No author listed.
Stock no. 2124922
Published by Daily Express. 1938. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black lettering. Colour pictorial boards. 310pp includes 32 pages of Rupert adventures. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuffing along cover edges. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. Puzzles are untouched.

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THE RUPERT BEAR DOSSIER
Written by Brian Stewart.
Stock no. 1317291
Published by Hawk Books Limited. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Green pictorial boards. Following Rupert from his first appearance and providing a fascinating exploration of his world. A must for Rupert fans. ISBN: 1899441654. Minimal rubbing to corners and a tiny dent to lower edge of front cover.

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RUPERT A COLLECTION OF FAVOURITE STORIES
No author listed. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1317290
Published by Egmont Uk Limited. Fine condition.

Introduction by Caroline Bott, god-daughter of Alfred Bestall. Large format. Pale blue boards,. Silver titles & vignettes. Colour illustrations throughout. 265 pages. ISBN: 9781405230742. Still in original shrinkwrap.

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RUPERT: A BEAR'S LIFE
Written by George Perry. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1317281
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. circa 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Card wrap edition. An invaluable reference book for Rupert collectors. ISBN: 1857937368. Later printing of this edition.

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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1317217
Published by L.T.A Robinson. circa 1955. Very good condition.

Title page is "The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book". Laminated boards. Front cover shows Rupert climbing down a castle wall by means of a rope. Coloured and red/white pictures throughout. First story is Rupert and his Pet Monkey. 10.5 x 8.5". Unpaginated. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Biro scribble to last two pages. A few margin tears, including one to the free endpaper which has been neatly repaired. A few corner creases.

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RUPERT LITTLE BEAR
Written by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1317216
Published by Purnell. Circa 1951. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Red cloth spine. Colour pictures. Contents: Rupert & the Stolen Apples, Margot and the Bandits, Bebbo back with Rupert and Rupert and the Wise Goat's Birthday Party. Spine and corners bumped and worn, very slight nicks to cover edges. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Biro marking to inner margin of one page. Contents otherwise clean.

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RUPERT A BEAR'S LIFE
Written by George Perry. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2123930
Published by Bramley Books. Circa 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of Rupert traced from the Fleet Street circulation battles through to the present day. Packed with illustrations including rare material never before published. ISBN: 1858339782. 4th printing of this edition. Wrapper spine is faded.

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