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RUPERT ANNUAL 1945 - A NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2131073
Published by Daily Express. 1945. Fair condition.

Colour pictorial card wraps - Rupert flying on winged bicycle. 1st story Rupert and the Reindeer. 9.5x7 inches. 120 pages. Covers are detached from contents, with heavy browning from glue/tape residue. Large split to base of spine; some chipping. Covers are creased to corners, with foxing. Child's writing in belongs to box in ink. NOT Price-cut. Page corner creasing. Orange scribble (e.g. on pages 15, 17, 19, 57 and more). Staining/browning to bottom of outer page edges/margins. A reading copy.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1949
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2131072
Published by Daily Express. 1949. Very good condition.

Last Rupert annual issued in card wraps - Rupert carol singing. 1st story Rupert & Ninky. 120 pages. 9.5x7 ins. Rubbing and wear to spine. Repaired split to base of spine. NOT price-cut. Name and date in ink to belongs to box. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still nice and bright.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1971
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130989
Published by Daily Express. 1971. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial glazed boards - Rupert climbing into a cave with a bucket and spade. 1st story Rupert and the Gomnies. 115 pages. 10 x 7inches. Spine a little bumped. Price-cut but not inscribed. Page edges a little browned. Contents very good.

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 18 - RUPERT AND THE SEASIDE HOLIDAY
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130870
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1953. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Second story is 'Rupert and the Inventor'. Front cover shows Rupert in a speedboat. 22 pages. Colour illustrations. Name in pencil and number (18) in ink to front cover; also a few splash marks. Bottom 1" of spine is split. Grubby marks to rear cover. Contents are still very good - nice and clean and bright.

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 21 - RUPERT AND THE LOST RAILWAY
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130869
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1954. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Second story is 'Rupert and the Puppet'. Colour illustrations. Name in pencil to top of front cover. Number (21) in ink underneath. Crossword is completed in pencil. Contents are nice and bright.

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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK No. 41
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130868
Published by Daily Express. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Pictorial front cover shows Rupert on a hobby-horse dressed as a cowboy. 1st story: Rupert and the Wild West Game, 2nd story: Rupert and the Baby Cloud. Colour illustrations. 'R' to Rupert title on front cover has been inked around with red pen. Name to top of front cover, a little surface paper damage. Some damage - surface paper chipping and loss to bottom edge of rear cover. Crossword has been completed in pencil.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1940 - RUPERT'S ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130469
Published by Daily Express. 1940. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine. Picture of Rupert drawing on wall on front cover. Colour pictures throughout. Bottom 1-2" of spine are split at one edge and then horizontally across - so a piece is dangling. Other splits to edges of spine; some chipping. Surface paper damage/loss to a couple of cover corners. Foxing to covers and to most pages throughout.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1956 - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130458
Published by Oldbourne Book Co. Ltd.. 1956. Almost very good condition.

Colour laminated boards - Rupert flying through the air on a sledge. 107 pages. Painting page, cinema show and puzzle pages. A Daily Express annual. Not published in facsimile form as some of the content was considered politically incorrect. Bumping and wear to top and tail of spine and corners. Top of spine has been 'repaired' with sticky tape. Slight surface paper lifting to front endpaper and opposite on front pastedown. NOT price-cut. Belongs to box Clean. Foxing to prelims, outer page edges and last few pages. Cinema strip is cut - but present. Painting contest to rear has been completed.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1955
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130231
Published by Daily Express. 1955. Almost very good condition.

Colour laminated boards - Rupert hiking in a field. 1st story Rupert and Poll Parrot. 10x7 inches. 107 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1.5" split to base of spine. Heavily erased/inked out inscription to belongs to box. Price-cut. Foxing to outer page edges. Some page edge wrinkling. Painting contest to rear has been partially inked in.

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 28 - RUPERT AND THE BOTTLED MOONBEAMS
Written by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130228
Published by Daily Express. 1956. Very good condition.

Title story Rupert And The Bottled Moonbeams. Also includes Rupert And The Frosties. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Some spotting to covers; a few marks to rear cover. Odd margin mark, else contents are very good indeed - lovely and bright!

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RUPERT ADVENTURE SERIES No. 11 - RUPERT AND THE LITTLE TREE
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2130227
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1952. Almost very good condition.

Title story Rupert And The Little Tree. Also includes Rupert's Rainy Adventure. Both stories by Bestall, the Little Tree being an original for the series. The Rainy Adventure was published 1942. 20 pages. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Grubby marks to covers; staples have rusted. A few margin marks, else contents are very good - nice and bright.

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RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK NO. 1
No author listed.
Stock no. 2130226
Published by Beaverbrook Newspapers Limited. 1973. Good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Two super stories of the famous bear - 'Rupert in Mysteryland' and 'Rupert and the Missing Pieces'. Covers are detached with foxing, creasing and some tears.

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