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TOBY TWIRL DARES ALL DANGERS
Written by Sheila Hodgetts. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 1323656
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1955. Almost very good condition.

A partly republished version of The New Toby Twirl Colour Strip Adventure Book (first published in 1953). Contains two stories: Toby Twirl and the Rustlers; Toby Twirl and the Magic Boot. Matt pictorial boards (unlaminated) showing Toby Twirl's Adventure Colour Story Book at lower edge of front cover. Covers are edge worn. Rear free-endpaper has been repaired. A few small margin tears and light browning to contents.

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THE EAGLE RIDERS OF THE RANGE ANNUAL 1
Written by Charles Chilton. Illustrated by Harry Bishop; Roland Davies; James Holdaway; et al..
Stock no. 1323655
Published by Hulton Press Ltd.. 1957. Very good condition.

Red pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Endpapers lightly browned.

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THE GRUFFALO AND THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD
Written by Julia Donaldson. Illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
Stock no. 1323654
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st thus 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Classic Gift Collection. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Two volumes contained in pictorial slipcase. Walk into the deep dark wood, and discover the Nation's favourite bedtime story, The Gruffalo and its award-winning sequel, The Gruffalo's Child. ISBN: 9781447200611. Child's name in pencil to title-page of The Gruffalo and to front free-endpaper of The Gruffalo's Child. Finger creases to The Gruffalo's Child. Slipcase is very slightly worn with small splits at top of opening.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1962
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1323653
Published by Daily Express. 1962. Very good condition.

Glazed boards - Rupert throwing a snowball on front cover. Magic painting pages. 115 pages. No facsimile produced for this year. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Child's name in ink to belongs to box. Price NOT cut. Magic Paintings done with some transfer of colour to facing pages (maze on page 68 completed). Some margin marks. Some light marks to prelims.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF WILD ANIMALS (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by Maurice Burton.
Stock no. 1323652
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 5. Revised editon. In rare advertising wrapper. Endpapers very slightly browned. A bright copy.

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FLORA
Written by Walter De La Mare. Illustrated by Pamela Bianco.
Stock no. 1323651
Published by J.B. Lippincott Company; William Heinemann. 1st 1919. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"This volume grew out of an exhibition of the picture of Pamela Bianco (aged 12) which was held in 1919, they are accompanied by exquisite poems that De La Mare was inspired by them to write. Beautiful colour and b/w pictures. Large format. White boards with grey titles and illustration to front cover. This edition has the full page image to page 43. 45 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Cover edges grubby. Endpapers partly browned and front free-endpaper creased. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn, torn and grubby with loss at edges and split to rear edge of spine.

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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Maraja.
Stock no. 1323650
Published by W.H. Allen. 1st thus 1958. Very good condition.

Large format. White pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations throughout. 110 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Some small margin tears and light corner creases. Page browning else contents clean.

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RUPERT A COLLECTION OF FAVOURITE STORIES
No author listed. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1323649
Published by Egmont Uk Limited. Circa 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Introduction by Caroline Bott, god-daughter of Alfred Bestall. Large format. Pale blue boards,. Silver titles & vignettes. Colour illustrations throughout. 265 pages. ISBN: 9781405230742. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Top of spine (of book and slipcase) bumped. Contents fine.

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THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS ADVENT CALENDAR BOOK
Written by Clement Clarke Moore. Illustrated by Katy Jackson.
Stock no. 1323648
Published by Past Times Trading Ltd. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. 14 pages (7 pages text, colour illustrations throughout). Three dimensional pop-up advent calendar with 24 windows to discover and open. Sight rubbing to spine and corners. Split to top of spine. Windows of calendar are slightly worn.

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OLD BEAR A POP-UP BOOK
Written by Jane Hissey. Illustrated by Jane Hissey.
Stock no. 1323647
Published by Hutchinson Children's Books. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial glazed boards. Enthralling action/pop-up version of Jane Hissey's much-loved Old Bear. Designed by Kathryn Siegler. Paper Engineering by Dennis K. Meyer. ISBN: 0091765064. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine.

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BOTTICELLI'S BED & BREAKFAST
No author listed. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 1323646
Published by Kingfisher Books. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Tall format, glazed pictorial boards. A pop-up book with all sorts of weird and wonderful rooms, opens out 360 degrees. Paper engineered by Rodger Smith and Helen Balmer. An amazing 3-dimensional book. ISBN: 0753400855. Spine slightly bumped, worn at base. Guide Book is present, newspaper is MISSING. Pop-up scenes fine.

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MOVING PICTURES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1323645
Published by Collins. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

Moving pictures, action surprises, hidden images. A reproduction of an antique book originally published by Ernest Nister. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0001384147. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Pictures and tabs in good condition.

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