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CUPID AND PSYCHE
Written by Walter Pater. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1319830
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st 1977. Almost very good condition.

The Princess Psyche was so beautiful that Venus, the goddess of love was jealous and ordered her son Cupid to punish the girl but he fell in love with her! Shortened and slightly adapted version. Glazed black and white boards. Full page b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0571111157. Wear to lower corners of covers. Small red ink stamp to top corner of half title-page. Contents very clean indeed.

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CUPID AND PSYCHE
Written by Walter Pater. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1319826
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

The Princess Psyche was so beautiful that Venus, the goddess of love was jealous and ordered her son Cupid to punish the girl but he fell in love with her! Shortened and slightly adapted version. Glazed black and white boards. Full page b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0571111157. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A few light score marks to covers. Contents clean.

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CRISIS AT CRABTREE
Written by Sally Miles. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1317616
Published by Lutterworth Press; The National Trust. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

The village of Crabtree is due to be demolished... plans for a new motorway mean that old houses on the village green will have to go! Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718826515. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Foxing to first few and last few pages, some slight evidence of pencil erasure marks to front free-endpaper.

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THE CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS
Written by Matthew Price. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1316309
Published by Barron's Educational Series. 1st USA 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Follow Santa from room to room in search of two little stockings that need to be filled with toys... Colour laminated pictorial boards. Full page col illus with a flap-up door to find on each page.. 10.5 x 8". Unpaginated. ISBN: 0812058704. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Evidence of erased pencil markings to top of title-page else contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and foxed on verso.

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HAVE YOU SEEN MY SISTER?
Written by Mathew Price. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1316290
Published by Kingfisher. 1st 1990. Fine condition.

A Peep-Hole Story. Glazed pictorial boards. Charming colour pictures to each page. ISBN: 0862726034. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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HAVE YOU SEEN MY SISTER?
Written by Mathew Price. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1316281
Published by Gulliver Books; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers. 1st USA 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A Peep-Hole Story. Glazed pictorial boards. Charming colour pictures to each page. ISBN: 015200467X. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE BEACHCOMBERS
Written by Helen Cresswell. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1502919
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

As soon as Ned set eyes on the Pickerings he knew there had been a mistake... They were everything his mother disliked. Yet he stayed on because of the Beachcombers - he found them on the beach with their enchanting boat "The Sea Queen"... Dramatic b/w illustrations. Peach covers, gilt titles. 126pp. Cr 8vo. ISBN: 0571099327. SIGNED by author with dedication and date on half-title page. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Rear pastedown has wrinkles (binding error). Dustwrapper is a little edge worn with a faded spine and grubby rear panel.

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KING ARTHUR'S SWORD
Written by Errol Le Cain. Illustrated by Errol Le Cain.
Stock no. 1307925
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story suggested by the Arthurian legends but not attempting to follow them closely. Remarkable illustrations ranging from delicately romantic to startlingly dramatic, all in full colour. Le Cain's first book. Unpaginated. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed, tiny split to base of spine. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and worn with a couple of small closed tears, price on front flap has been blacked out. Rear flap is just a little grubby.

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