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TRAVELS WITH A DONKEY IN THE CEVENNES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1318705
Published by Folio Society. 14th 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Some evidence of pencil erasure to verso of frontis. Some marks to slipcase.

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OPEN THE DOOR
Written by Margery Fisher; et al. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone; et al..
Stock no. 2132411
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dustwrapper design by Edward Ardizzone. A collection of Margery Fisher's own choice of stories by famous childrens authors. B/w illustrations by various artists. Red boards. Gilt titles. 381 pages. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0340037091. Spotting to covers, which have bowing to front cover. Corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents are still very good. Ardizzone illustrate wrapper is edge-torn and chipped and creased, but with minimal loss, some uneven fading to rear panel.

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THE LITTLE HORSE BUS
Written by Graham Greene. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2132130
Published by Viking. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0670850950. Inscription in ink to front pastedown.

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PEACOCK PIE
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2132024
Published by Faber & Faber. 1953. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. New Edition. Bumping and scuffing, with wear and edge chipping to cover edges. Couple of small splits to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; tape repairs to verso; some loss; grubby marks.

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STORIES FROM THE BIBLE
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2131670
Published by Faber & Faber Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A new and more lavish format (originally published in 1929). Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations throughout. 420 pages. Erased pencil inscription to front endpaper. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips that have been repaired with sticky tape to verso.

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THE STUFFED DOG
Written by John Symonds. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2131658
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Daisy and her friend discover a doll with a difference! Blue boards with gilt and black titles to spine and decoration to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 60 pages. SIGNED by author, with a dedication to a previous owner. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-chipped, but with minimal loss.

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EDWARD ARDIZZONE ARTIST AND ILLUSTRATOR
Written by Gabriel White. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130607
Published by Schocken Books. 1st USA 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A biography of Edward Ardizzone, artist and illustrator. Colour & b/w illustrations. Some browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and nicks.

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ARDIZZONE'S HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Stephen Corrin. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130151
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

14 classic tales illustrated in colour and b/w. Maroon boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. ISBN: 0233969969. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Name in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some browning.

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HOW THE MOON BEGAN
Written by James Reeves; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130150
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1st 1971. Good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A folk tale adapted from Grimm. Ex-lib. with some usual markings, book appears to have been covered with clear adhesive film. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE OLD BALLAD OF THE BABES IN THE WOOD
Written by Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130149
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Bodley Head Fairy Tale Picture Book (General Editor: Kathleen Lines). Pictorial boards. Large colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. 28 pages. 9.25 x 6.5". Story in verse. ISBN: 0370011341. Wrapper is unevenly foxed with 1" tear to bottom of front panel.

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THE STORY OF MOSES
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130045
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1959. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 110 pages. Ex-lib. with many usual markings - ink numbers to spine, Ink stamps to a number of pages; card-holder and tipped-in date list to front. Foxing to outer page edges; some grubby marks, however, contents are generally very good. Wrapper has ink numbers to spine, which is also faded; some chipping and creasing.

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TIM AND GINGER
Written by Edward Ardizzone. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2129443
Published by Scholastic Press. 1st thus 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Ginger pays no heed to the advice of the old boatman about dangerous tides. When he goes shrimping he soon gets into trouble. Tim bravely rows a small boat out to sea to find his friend, but danger looms ahead! Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 043901039X.

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