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EPAMINONDAS TRIES TO BE BRAVE
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320099
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The lovable piccaninny once more runs into trouble. Small format. Orange pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers bright and clean. Foxing to contents and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with foxing on verso.

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EPAMINONDAS AND THE LETTUCES
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320098
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Lettuces are the cause of the lovable little piccaninny's downfall this time. Brown pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Covers are slightly edge worn. The glue has dried under the front pastedown causing it to become part-detached. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn, faded to spine and has a small spot to front panel.

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EPAMINONDAS AND THE EGGS
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320097
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The brain-scattered piccaninny makes another appearance buying eggs for his Mammy, with results that can easily be foreseen. Green boards with white titles, colour picture to front. Pictorial endpapers. Simple colour illustrations. 62 pages. 5.5 x 4.5". Spine and corners slightly bumped, cover edges lightly rubbed. Book leans to one side a little. Foxing to contents and page browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is foxed and is edge worn with tear to base of spine.

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EPAMINONDAS AND HIS MAMMY'S UMBRELLA
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320095
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another of the lovable piccaninny's well-meant but unfortunate attempts to help his Mammy. Purple boards with colour picture to front. Delightful pictures of the little black boy and his Mammy. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss to lower corners on rear panel.

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EPAMINONDAS HELPS IN THE HOUSE
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320094
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Epaminondas the lovable piccaninny "helps" in the house, and again brings disaster upon himself. Purple boards with white titles and colour onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Small format 6.25 x 4.75". 62 pages. Slight wear to cover edges. Endpapers lightly browned, foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and just a little grubby.

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JOLLY MOTOR RIDES
No author listed. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2133453
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1930. Good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 4 colour plates by Kennedy. B/w illustrations. Spine is bumped and browned. Grubby marks and scuffs to covers. Binding is weak and starting to break in places. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins. Small name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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THE BEWITCHED BROOMSTICKS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Charles Duncan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2130668
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stories of unusual happenings including a clock which makes faces, a duck which loses its quack and trees which run away. Light brown cloth. B/w illustrations. 8 x 5". 109pp. Spine is faded. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks to corners.

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THE BEWITCHED BROOMSTICKS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Charles Duncan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2130398
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Stories of unusual happenings including a clock which makes faces, a duck which loses its quack and trees which run away. Light brown cloth. B/w illustrations. 8 x 5". 109pp. Fading and bumping to cover edges. Large prize plate stuck in between half-title and title page. Foxing. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; grubby marks, minimal loss.

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THE CHILLY DRAGON AND OTHER TALES
Written by Charles Duncan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2130397
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Full-page b/w drawings illustrate 9 tales, most concerning animals. 112pp. 8 x 5.5" Bookplate to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and nicks; minimal loss. A few grubby marks.

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SAM PIG IN TROUBLE
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126284
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth, blue title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 212 pages. Covers are very grubby. Couple of corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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YOURS EVER, SAM PIG
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126279
Published by Faber & Faber. 3rd 1960. Almost very good condition.

A collection of stories about Sam Pig and his friends, boggarts, a magic gate, the village fair and other things both odd and everyday. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 181 pages. Spine and cover edges are faded. Cup ring mark to rear cover. Front endpaper has multiple vertical creases. Rear endpapers have corner creasing. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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SAM PIG GOES TO MARKET
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2126266
Published by Faber & Faber. 9th 1947. Very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned, with some wear. Foxing and a few grubby marks to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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