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THE LITTLE GREY MEN
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2129094
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The last gnomes in Britain live by a Warwickshire brook. Cloudberry, the restless one, determines to explore the Folly to its source. He goes and does not return. Thus the story begins when his three brothers build a boat and set out to find him. Grey/blue boards with coloured title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0416145000. Light bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few marks, chip to one corner.
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DOWN THE BRIGHT STREAM
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2129093
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Grey boards, green title to spine and vignette to front board. Coloured plates. B/w illustrations. 8 x 6.25". 200 pages. ISBN: 0416130100. Light browning along cover edges. A few light bumps to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper has a few chips to top of spine; fading to spine and rear panel edges.
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THE WORLD OF CHRISTOPHER ROBIN
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1816758
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. Colour decorated endpapers. 8 super full-page colour illustrations. Absolutely packed with b/w text illustrations. 243 pages. ISBN: 0416615805. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Light browning to text block. Light creasing to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly browned and rubbed at corners.
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BABAR THE ARTIST
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127364
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1972. Almost very good condition.

Little Babar Books no. 18. Pink glazeed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0416668607. Bumping and wear, with chipping and indentation marks to spine and corners. A few grubby margin marks.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317442
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, with black title label and gilt title to spine. Plain endpapers. 12 Colour plates. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0416532608. Very slight rubbing to cover edges. Minimal staining to edges of covers. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and a bit damp stained to spine and rear panel.
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NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2126053
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1977. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 300 copies (not 490 copies, as incorrectly printed to book information page) SIGNED by Christopher Milne. Bound in crimson leather with gilt decorations to front cover and spine. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. All edges gilt. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the book's first publication. ISBN: 0416589200. SIGNED by Christopher Milne to prelims. This is Copy No. 2. A few slight marks/imperfections to the leather to front cover. Includes SIGNED slip from the Chairman & managing director of Methuen Children's Books and the Chairman of The Chaucer Press stating that there are in fact 300 copies of this specific edition, not 490. Contained in slip case that has uneven fading and some grubby marks.
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BABAR AND FATHER CHRISTMAS
Written by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2126030
Published by Methuen Children's Books. Circa 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Red cloth spine. A reprint of the Orgnial English edtion with hand written text. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416153925. Bumping to a couple of corners. Heavy indentation mark to bottom edges of covers. Foxing to a few pages. 3rd printing of this edition.
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MICHAEL HAGUE'S FAVOURITE HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2125066
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416220800. Fading to spine and a couple of cover edges. Small brown marks to front endpaper. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with browned spine; small mark to base of spine.
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ROBIN HOOD AND LITTLE JOHN
Written by Ruth Manning-Sanders. Illustrated by Jo Chesterman.
Stock no. 1815993
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1979. Very good condition.

How Robin Hood met Little John, Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416571700.
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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
Written by Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317224
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1980. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, with black title label and gilt title to spine. 12 Colour plates. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0416532608. Corner crease to one page. Dustwrapper is faded to spine. Price label to front flap of dustwrapper has faded.
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SILENT NIGHT
No author listed. Illustrated by Belinda Downes.
Stock no. 1317021
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. With embroideries by Belinda Downes. ISBN: 0416191002. A tiny bit of fading to top of wrapper spine.
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RED RIDING HOOD
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Eva Scherbarth.
Stock no. 2123723
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Easy-to-read text. ISBN: 0416549306. Spine is faded.
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