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MR. MOLE'S HOUSE WARMING
Written by Dorothy Richards. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 435133
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 2nd 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Tasseltip Tale. Series 474. Pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine is bumped. Light wear to cover edges and corners. Pictures are lovely and bright. A couple of light margin marks. Pictorial wrapper is a bit creased, edge-torn and chipped, with 1" loss to base of spine, 1.5" loss to rear flap and a large repaired tear to rear panel.

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A LITTLE SILK APRON
Written by Dorothy Richards. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 435131
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 474. A Tasseltip Tale. Pictorial paper boards. A few patches of sticky tape residue to rear cover and small patch of surface paper damage. Corners are bumped and worn. Contents are tight, bright and clean. Pictorial wrapper is badly torn to rear cover and spine and has been messily put back together; alot of creasing to rear panel, patch of surface paper damage to top of front panel. Large closed repaired tear also to front panel.

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THE FLICKERDICK
Written by Dorothy Richards. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 739688
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 474. A Tasseltip Tale. Pictorial paper boards. Spine and corners bumped and just a little worn, small dent to top edge of rear cover. Rear cover is ever so slightly grubby but overall covers and bright and clean. Lower half of front joint is cracked with stitching slightly loose. Two pages have small closed cuts to edges. One hinge is partly cracked. Some very slight fingering else contents bright and clean. Dustwrapper unfortunately has half of the front panel torn off and missing, the remainder of the wrapper is edge worn and a bit grubby.

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A LITTLE SILK APRON
Written by Dorothy Richards. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 739689
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 2nd 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 474. A Tasseltip Tale. Pictorial paper boards. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Small patch of surface paper damage to rear cover. Contents are detached from covers but very clean. Wrapper is edge creased and torn with a few pieces of loss to front corners, grubby with light pencil marks to rear panel.

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OUR DARLINGS
Written by Ravenor Bullen; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 739451
Published by John F. Shaw & Co Ltd.. Circa 1914. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black title, pictorial front board shows a girl at the seaside listening to a shell. Green pictorial endpapers. 24 colour plates mounted on brown paper (2 cat plates by Wain and 5 plates by Aris), numerous b/w text illustrations throughout (including many non-cat illus by Wain). 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped, corners worn, edges rubbed. A couple of scratch marks to front cover and covers slightly grubby with foxing on rear cover. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. One colour plate (of a teddy) is lightly creased and one Wain plate has a light corner crease. Contents are clean.

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A LITTLE SILK APRON
Written by Dorothy Richards. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 432035
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 4th 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 474. A Tasseltip Tale. Pictorial paper boards. 1cm loss to base of spine. Couple of small splits to top of spine, with a little chipping and small piece of loss. Corners are bumped and a little worn. Inscription in ink to edition page. A few grubby margin marks. Binding is starting to weaken at spine. Pictorial wrapper has 3/4 of rear flap torn out and missing; Just under an inch loss to base of spine and other chips with loss to edges. A few edge-tears. Still a nice copy of one of the rarer Ladybird books, in its original wrapper!

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MR. MOLE'S HOUSE WARMING
Written by Dorothy Richards. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 735781
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 2nd 1947. Good condition.

A Tasseltip Tale. Series 474. Pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine and corners worn, spine slightly edge rubbed. Rear cover just a little grubby. Front joint is very weak, almost broken, just holding on by one thread. Light page fingering and creasing but generally contents clean.

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SIR TIMOTHY TAPERTAIL
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 576888
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. Good condition.

Brown pictorial card wraps. Colour plates. Two-tone illustrations. A few scattered foxspots and a few pages detached. Staples rusty. Still a very nice copy.

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THE HOUSE THAT JACK RABBIT BUILT
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 574439
Published by Partridge. Very good condition.

Small format. Brown boards. Colour pictorial onlay to front. 4 colour plates and b/w illustrations. Top and bottom of spine chipped with slight loss. Center hinge cracked. Contents near fine. A lovely copy of a this scarce title.

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THE WORLD'S STORY TIME
Written by W.J. Glover. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 614997
Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignettes. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Contents near fine but title page missing.

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OUR DARLINGS
No author listed. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Ambrose Dudley; et al..
Stock no. 624506
Published by John F. Shaw & Co Ltd.. Circa 1913. Almost very good condition.

Green decorated cloth with red title to front and gilt title block to spine. Circular pictorial onlay to front shows three young people with lantern carol singing. Tipped in colour plates & b/w illustrations. All edges green. Corners lightly worn, small splits to top & tail of spine. Joints cracked & weak. Front endpaper torn at spine edge & repaired with clear tape. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. A few foxspots. One plate creased else plates in excellent condition.

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BOYS' & GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Katherine Nixon.
Stock no. 623849
Published by News Chronicle. Good condition.

Front cover shows rabbit with pixies. Corners worn, covers scuffed & a little grubby. Small nick to base of spine. Edges rubbed. Joints cracked. Name & address in pencil to front endpaper. One plate missing. Closed horizontal tear to page 59. Foxing throughout.

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