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A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES
Written by Dylan Thomas. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2137977
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st thus 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Small format (13 x 8.5cm). Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. This magical account of Dylan Thomas's own childhood and of a Christmas Day in a small Welsh town has become a modern classic, with pictures by one of the greatest illustrators of the 20th century. ISBN: 9781858810119.

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TRAVELS WITH A DONKEY IN THE CEVENNES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1823658
Published by Folio Society. Circa 1967. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! Slightly faded to edge of slipcase.

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ELEANOR FARJEON'S BOOK
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2137230
Published by Penguin. 1st thus 1960. Very good condition.

Puffin Story Book PS141. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Page edge browning.

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THE OTTERBURY INCIDENT
Written by C. Day Lewis. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2137229
Published by Penguin Books. 1961. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial card wrap cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 158 pages. 7 x 4.5". Puffin Story Book 163. Creasing and wear to covers; a little chipping. Some browning. A few pages creased.

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THE SINGING CUPBOARD
Written by Dana Faralla. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2137153
Published by Blackie. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The 100th book that Ardizzone has illustrated! Blue boards with gilt titles to spine. B/w text illustrations throughout. 90 pages. 8 x 6". Fading to a couple of cover edges. Marks and foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few pages internally. Wrapper appears damp marked with some brown marks and foxing.

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THE OTTERBURY INCIDENT
Written by Cecil Day Lewis. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2136921
Published by Putnam & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A tale of detection and high adventure for boys and girls. Small knocks to top and tail of spine. Couple of corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; small chips of loss; some marks and foxing.

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TITUS IN TROUBLE
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1322237
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper boards with yellow spine. Colour illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Covers are edge worn and slightly foxed, small splits to top and tail of spine. Some foxing to contents.

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THE NIGHT RIDE
Written by Aingelda Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1322233
Published by Longman Young Books. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Yellow pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0582160391. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge rubbed, has some large tears which have been tape repaired on verso and has a small patch of surface paper loss to top corner of front panel.

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PICTURES ON THE PAVEMENT
Written by G.W. Stonier. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1322231
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth with red titles and Ardizzone decorations. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped, fading to spine and edges of rear cover. Endpapers browned. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and slightly edge chipped.

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FATHER BROWN STORIES
Written by G.K. Chesterton. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321275
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1959. Very good condition.

Grey cloth covers, red title label and gilt title to spine. Red endpapers. Full page b/w illustrations. Top edge red. Slight fading to spine and some slight damp marking to covers. Foxing to text block. Slipcase is edge worn and split to spine edge, the book seems a little big for the slipcase (the spine protudes slightly) but it is believed to the be original case.

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NICHOLAS AND THE FAST MOVING DIESEL
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321194
Published by Oxford University Press. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This edition partly re-written and entirely re-drawn. Yellow pictorial boards with red spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Light finger creases/marks to endpapers. Some foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly creased.

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PETER THE WANDERER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1321193
Published by Oxford University Press. 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Peter finds a golden key lying in the road near his home and sets off to find its owner. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0192796062. Spine bumped. Some foxing to covers. Covers slightly edge worn. Foxing to textblock and endpapers. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at top, small tear to lower edge of front panel and a few light marks.

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