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THE TELLING LINE
Written by Douglas Martin.
Stock no. 2138624
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Essays on fifteen contemporary book illustrators including: Charles Keeping, Brian Wildsmith, Shirley Hughes, Jan Pienkowski, Helen Oxenbury, Quentin Blake, and Michael Foreman among others. Large format. Dark grey boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 320 pages including index. ISBN: 0862033330. Bumping to spine and cover edges; some wear. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE MENNYMS
Written by Sylvia Waugh.
Stock no. 2137782
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Mennyms are a devoted family living together at No. 5 Brocklehurst Grove, but are they as normal as they seem... Green/blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1856812081. Pale fading to cover edges. Some page corner tips are creased. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and fading to spine.

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THE TUNNEL
Written by Anthony Browne. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 2135567
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

Once upon a time there lived a sister and brother who were not at all alike. In every way they were different. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0862033748. A few marks to covers. Bottom corner of rear cover has small chip and bump.

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RUBY
Written by Colin Thompson. Illustrated by Colin Thompson.
Stock no. 2135546
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Find the letters and figures of Ruby's number plate hidden in the pictures. ISBN: 1856810895. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; old sticker to front panel.

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TALES FROM AESOP
Written by Aesop; Harold Jones. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 1318528
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 10 x 6.5". ISBN: 0862030188. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine.

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ZOO
Written by Anthony Browne. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 1815453
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A family spend a day at the zoo looking at the animals... or are the animals looking at them? Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. A verbal and visual experience! ISBN: 1856812324. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed.

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CHANGES
Written by Anthony Browne. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 1815452
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

"In this masterly book Anthony Browne explores the inner and outer worlds of change, with a spare text and powerful pictures which will be returned to again and again" - dustwrapper blurb. Very large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0862034353. Top edge of front panel of dustwrapper lightly creased.

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A STEP OFF THE PATH
Written by Peter Hunt.
Stock no. 2116991
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A children's story set in Wales. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0862031923. Some light fading to cover edges. Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine.

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ANTHONY BROWNE'S KING KONG
Written by Edgar Wallace; Merian C. Cooper. Illustrated by Anthony Browne.
Stock no. 1109104
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Anthony Browne has always acknowledged this classic cult movie to be one of the most potent influences on his work. Never before appearing as a full colour book, there will not be a dry eye in the house as the last page is turned. Blue cloth. 92 pages. 11.75 x 9". ISBN: 1856812588. Some light wear along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased, with 1" closed tear to top of front panel.

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LITTLE STOWAWAY
Written by Theresa Tomlinson. Illustrated by Jane Browne.
Stock no. 1311539
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

John Robert loves his fisherman father and more than anything else longs to follow him out to sea... Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1856816915. Spine and corners slightly bumped, a few light scratch marks to rear cover. Contents fine.

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WE HIDE, YOU SEEK
Written by Jose Aruego; Ariane Dewey. Illustrated by Jose Aruego; Ariane Dewey.
Stock no. 383969
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st UK 1980. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Using the animals of East Africa as protagonists, Aruego and Dewey present and ingenious lession in camouflage and provide young viewers with endless hours of delightful seeking - and finding. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout, some easy to read text. ISBN: 0862030099.

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KING KRAKUS AND THE DRAGON
Written by Janina Domanska. Illustrated by Janina Domanska.
Stock no. 383973
Published by Julia MacRae Books. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition.

Large square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Full-page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0862030080. Minimal bumping to top and tail of spine else a fine copy.

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