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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF VEGETABLES
Written by Allan A. Jackson.
Stock no. 2140951
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer No. 67. With 8 Colour plates, 82 b/w photographs and 5 diagrams. ISBN: 072321557X. Browning to cover edges and outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; edge-creased and browned.

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THE TALE OF KITTY-IN-BOOTS
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2139849
Published by Frederick Warne. Circa 2016. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Kitty's owner thinks she is a serious, well-behaved cat but Kitty sneaks out at night to go hunting. Beatrix Potter wrote this in 1914 but did not find time to illustrate it, over 100 years later Quentin Blake has brought Kitty to life. Blue matt boards with white titles and mock pictorial onlay. Colour illustrations. 69 pages. ISBN: 9780241247594. 3rd printing. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Wrapper has some uneven browning and a few nicks at edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SILVER
Written by Elizabeth De Castres.
Stock no. 2139676
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1980. Good condition.

Observers series no. 88. Laminate boards. With 96 b/w photographs and 18 line drawings. ISBN: 0723216134. Ex-lib. with stamps and surface paper damage to prelim pages. Front joint is partially cracked. Bumping to corners. Some marks and browning to covers and outer page edges. A reading copy.

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THE OBSERVER'S WORLD ATLAS
Written by John Bartholomew.
Stock no. 2139507
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

Observer's series No. 91. Laminate boards. ISBN: 072321624x. Covers are browned. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ZOO ANIMALS
Written by Jan Hatley.
Stock no. 2139499
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 45. Describing 144 Animals commonly found in Zoological gardens with 130 b/w and 16 colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723215057. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; faded to spine; some edge-creasing.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BUTTERFLIES
Written by W.J. Stokoe.
Stock no. 2139498
Published by Frederick Warne. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Observers Series No. 3. Glazed pictorial boards. Fifth Reprint with some additional revisions. Describing 69 British Species with over 150 Illustrations in colour and black and white. ISBN: 0723215197.

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PETER RABBIT'S BOOK SHELF (COMPLETE SET OF THE TALES WITH BOOKSHELF)
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2137062
Published by The Penguin Group; Frederick Warne. Circa 2002. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Complete set of the Peter Rabbit books (with blue boards, colour and b/w pictures). 23 books in total housed in original Peter Rabbit wooden bookshelf. Bumping to top corners of books; bumping/knocks to cover edges; some light wear to wrappers. Bookshelf is generally very good - but has some marks and wear; a few chips to wood. Onlay title and picture to top of shelf has a few damp marks to it.

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THE TALE OF TWO BAD MICE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1322407
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st thus 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Facsimile of the 1904 De-Luxe edition. Green cloth with elaborate gilt decoration. ISBN: 0723241848. A fine book in matching slipcase which is slightly marked to front.

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THE TALE OF PETER RABBIT
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1322406
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st thus 1993. Fine condition.

Deluxe edition published to mark the centenary of the writing of the original Peter Rabbit picture letter in 1893. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Colour illustrations. 58 pages. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0723240264. Book is fine. Matching slipcase is just a tiny bit rubbed/marked.

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THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1322405
Published by Frederick Warne. Circa 1987. Nearly fine condition.

New edition with new reproductions. Red cloth, gilt titles and decorations to front cover. Gilt edges. ISBN: 0723240949. Cloth is very slightly dusty. Contained in a matching slipcase which is also slightly dusty.

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ORLANDO THE MARMALADE CAT: A SEASIDE HOLIDAY
Written by Kathleen Hale. Illustrated by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1322175
Published by Frederick Warne. Circa 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised edition. Very large format. Blue pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0723236518. 3rd printing. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little bit edge creased.

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ORLANDO (THE MARMALADE CAT) KEEPS A DOG
Written by Kathleen Hale.
Stock no. 1322174
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st thus 1990. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Revised Edition. Very large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 072323650X. Spine and corners bumped. Laminate covering boards is badly creased (error during binding process). Contents are fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased with laminate lifting at edges.

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