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LOST, STOLEN OR STRAYED
Written by Marion Ashmore. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2126373
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

The adventures of an Aberdeen Terrier. Orange cloth, black titles and vignette of Scottie dog to front. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. 97 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading and marking to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally.
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WHITE-EAR AND PETER
Written by Neils Heiberg. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2125302
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

The Story of a Fox and a Fox-Terrier. Sixteen colour plates by Cecil Aldin. Red cloth, gilt titles and vignettes. All edges red. Splash mark to front cover. Wear and bumping to spine and cover edges. Darkening and small mark to spine. Foxing to endpapers and some page margins. All plates present.
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MRS. TICKLER'S CARAVAN A STORY FOR CHILDREN
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124912
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

Mr. Tickler led a hard life - he was never allowed inside Mrs. Tickler's beautiful caravan because he snored all night and sneezed all day! Then he bought a Magic Handkerchief at the fair... Delightful pastel colour illustrations. Pictorial boards and endpapers. Blue cloth spine. 91 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning and foxing to spine. Indentation marks to rear cover. Corners are heavily worn, with some chipping. Scuffing to front cover. Foxing throughout. A little red pencil colour to page 49 and transferred across to page 48.
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THE PERVERSE WIDOW AND THE WIDOW
Written by Richard Steele; Washington Irving. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124874
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1909. Almost very good condition.

Two short stories in one volume. 3 tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown card plus b/w text illustrations. Small format. Brown boards with onlay to front. Some chipping/splits to spine. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. All 3 tipped-in colour plates are present.
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DOGS OF EVERY DAY
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1317199
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode Limited. 1st 1933. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"These verses specially written to accompany Mr. Aldin's drawings have appeared in the pages of "Punch" from time to time". Large format. Red cloth, dark titles. 12 monochrome plates plus some b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Cream dustwrapper is slightly grubby and foxed and has a few small tears at edges.
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TIME I WAS DEAD
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124064
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Pages From My Autobiography. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, colour plates and b/w illustrations. Mostly about fox hunting. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some dark 'splash' marks to covers. Foxing to pages internally.
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JUST AMONG FRIENDS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814808
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Large format, beige cloth, black titles. Beautiful colour illustrations of dogs on brown art paper. Pages from Aldin's sketch books. Boards grubby, spine browned and has a small hole in cloth to front edge. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. A few top corner creases. Plates are fine.
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BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1208887
Published by Jarrolds; Boots the Chemists. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 18 tipped-in plates in colour, specially drawn for this edition. Published for Boots The Chemist. Top and tail of spine and corners a little worn with slight loss of colour. A few small marks to spine and rear cover. Name in ink on front endpaper. Some foxing to contents. Plates fine.
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THE BUNCH BOOK
Written by James Douglas. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1814680
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth boards with blue vingette. Superb doggy illustrations - colour frontis plate and many, many b/w text illustrations. Boards browned and unevenly faded. Small imperfection to cloth just above the vignette to front board. Front hinge pulled. A few grubby marks to contents.
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DOGS OF CHARACTER
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316701
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1928. Very good condition.

Full of the finest portraits by pen and pencil of dogs of the most doggy character. Large format. Red cloth, black titles. Numerous charming b/w sketches on cream backgrounds. 116 pages Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some faints spots to covers. Browning to endpapers and some foxing to contents. Small crease/nicks to top edge of front free-endpaper.
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JUST AMONG FRIENDS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316485
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.

Large format, beige cloth, black titles. Beautiful colour illustrations of dogs on brown art paper. Pages from Aldin's sketch books. Spine and corners bumped. A few spots to covers. Horizontal creases across both covers. Name sticker to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned, rear joint starting to crack.
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THE BLACK PUPPY BOOK
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1316482
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1909. Very good condition.

This is a book about all sorts of puppy dogs and their games and sports. It may serve to amuse you, but should it fail, well, this is only a puppy dog's tale. Pictorial green cloth. B/w text and full page colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Front cover lightly marked, rear cover has white vertical stain. Foxing to contents. It is possible that the endpapers have been professionally replaced.
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