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THE RUPERT PICTURE STORY BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 430996
Published by L.T.A. Robinson Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards, front shows Rupert hiking and gnome on a hare. Colour illustrations. First story is "Rupert and the Enchanted Princess". Spine is faded and worn. Corners are bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Front joint is cracked. A few small page margin tears. Crossed out name and name in ink to belongs to box. Ageing tape repair to title page. A working copy only.

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THE PLAY'S THE THING!
Written by Enid Blyton; Alec Rowley. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 576252
Published by The Home Library Book Company; George Newnes Limited. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

12 musical plays for children aged 8 to 15. 24 full-page b/w drawings by Alfred Bestall and music by Alec Rowley. Very large format. Russet cloth, gilt title and decorations to spine. Pictorial endpapers. 240 pages. A few marks to front cover. Spine and corners just very slightly bumped. Small piece missing from lower margin of page 109. Small closed margin tears on pages 111, 113 and 161. A few faint foxspots to endpapers and a few faint margins marks else contents bright and clean. A very nice copy of this handsome book.

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RUPERT FUN
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 608068
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. As new condition.

Blue glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0850791782.

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RUPERT FUN
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 690367
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1st 1988. Fine condition.

Blue glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. ISBN: 0850791782.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1948 - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 731375
Published by Daily Express. 1948. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper wraps. Front cover shows Rupert running with a little dog on a lead. A rainbow is in the background. 1st story is Rupert and Jack Frost. 120 pages. 9.5 x 7 inches. Wear to base of spine. Corners rubbed. Red mark to rear cover. Name in belongs to box. Not price-cut. Corners of rear cover and last few pages creased. Foxing to page edges. Some page browning else contents generally clean.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1948 - THE RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 990546
Published by Daily Express. 1948. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper wraps. Front cover shows Rupert running with a little dog on a lead. A rainbow is in the background. 1st story is Rupert and Jack Frost. 120 pages. 9.5 x 7 inches. Covers worn with some closed edge tears and creases at corners. Spine repaired at top. Name erased from belongs to box. Not price-cut. Corner of last page repaired. Contents generally clean.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1959
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 990620
Published by Daily Express. 1959. Almost very good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards. Front cover has head and shoulders of Rupert with sea in the background. First story is Rupert and the Copper Bird. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A couple of tape marks to front endpaper and surface damage to rear endpaper. Name and address in belongs to box. Price Not cut. Butterfly puzzle done. Pencil entries to nature spotting hobby. One small picture cut out from origami page. Colouring contest attempted.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1963
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 625318
Published by Daily Express. 1963. Almost very good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards showing Rupert sitting on a rock having just caught a Merchild in his fishing net. 1st story Rupert and the Birthday Present. 115 pages. Corners rubbed. Small nick and slight damage at top of spine. Light creasing to front cover. Name in ink in belongs to box. price-cut. Toy camera puzzle not done. Light brown stains on a few pages. Magic paintings completed. Still a nice copy.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1963
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 625321
Published by Daily Express. 1963. Very good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards showing Rupert sitting on a rock having just caught a Merchild in his fishing net. 1st story Rupert and the Birthday Present. 115 pages. Spine and corners bumped with small nick to top of spine. Inscription in ink in belongs to box. price-cut. Rupert's Toy Camera not cut out. Magic painting pages done. Contents clean.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1963
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 660977
Published by Daily Express. 1963. Almost very good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards showing Rupert sitting on a rock having just caught a Merchild in his fishing net. 1st story Rupert and the Birthday Present. 115 pages. Corners bumped. Top and tail of spine rubbed. Small piece of laminate pulling away from spine. Name on sticker in belongs to box. 1" tear to top of front endpaper centrefold. Puzzle page a bit grubby but not cut out. One Magic Painting page missing, others completed and slightly loose. Contents clean. NOT price cut.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1963
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 692321
Published by Daily Express. 1963. Almost very good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards showing Rupert sitting on a rock having just caught a Merchild in his fishing net. 1st story Rupert and the Birthday Present. 115 pages. Top and tail of spine damaged. Corners bumped and slightly worn. Name in belongs to box price-cut. Magic paintings completed, contents clean.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1963
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 990636
Published by Daily Express. 1963. Almost very good condition.

Laminated pictorial boards showing Rupert sitting on a rock having just caught a Merchild in his fishing net. 1st story Rupert and the Birthday Present. 115 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in belongs to box. Not price-cut. Felt pen scribble on a few pages. Toy camera intact. Magic paintings completed.

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