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THE MONSTER RUPERT
Written by Mary Tourtel. Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1318248
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1949. Good condition.

Yellow pictorial boards showing Rupert a little surprised to see a wolf emerging from a four-poster bed! Red cloth spine. 4 stories. 157 pages. B/w illustrations throughout. Covers are edge worn. Spine is worn and faded, split to rear edge and re-glued. Name in pencil in belongs to box. Some pencil writing and a margin tear to one page. Grubby marks to contents but generally clean.
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PET'S PROJECT
Written by Cora Langton.
Stock no. 1318247
Published by Blackie And Son Limited; Blackie. Circa 1911. Very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth. Gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. 64 pages plus 12 page catalogue to rear. Spine and corners bumped. Cloth slightly dusty. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Textblock is dusty. Some page corner creases and some some grubby marks to margins.
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THE BAD CHILD'S BOOK OF BEASTS, TOGETHER WITH MORE BEASTS FOR WORSE CHILDREN AND CAUTIONARY TALES
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by B.T.B..
Stock no. 1318246
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 3rd 1924. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial boards, red titles to front. Three books in one. Amusing rhymes and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Endpapers lightly browned. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Textblock is slightly foxed and grubby.
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THE WIZARD OF BOLAND
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1318245
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 3rd 1977. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A bewitching story about the Forest of Boland and the creatures who live there... ISBN: 0718208335. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Ex-lib with damage to endpapers and erased ink stamp to publisher page. Rear free-endpaper has been removed. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to page margins. Dustwrapper is bright.
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READING WITHOUT TEARS OR, A PLEASANT MODE OF LEARNING TO READ
Written by F.L. Mortimer.
Stock no. 1318244
Published by Hatchards. 1886. Good condition.

Combined volume of two parts. Dark green cloth, gilt titles. 270 & 292 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and worn, wear to spine edges causes small holes in cloth. Front joint partially cracked. Some foxing and fingering to contents.
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THE GOLLIWOGG'S DESERT ISLAND
Written by Bertha Upton. Illustrated by Florence Upton.
Stock no. 1318243
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1906. Good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Large, oblong format. Wonderful colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby and scuffed, stain to spine edge of front cover where colour has seeped from cloth. Inscription in pencil to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Front joint is cracked (between endpaper and title-page). Contents are foxed and slightly grubby. A nice copy overall.
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A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF TRELECH
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 1318242
Published by Academy Books. 1st thus 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 2 Part 2 of A History of Monmouthshire from the coming of the Normans into Wales down to the present time. Large format. B/w illustrations. Facsimile of the 1913 edition. ISBN: 1873361165. Top of spine is bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at top edges, a number of small indentations to front panel of wrapper.
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A HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter. Illustrated by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter.
Stock no. 1318241
Published by Penguin. Circa 1946. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps with brown border and red title to front. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No. 37. Slight rubbing to cover edges, tiny tear to lower edge of front cover. A nice copy.
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ENID BLYTON'S ANIMAL LOVER'S BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by James Lucas; E.C. Mansell; Norman Satchel.
Stock no. 1318240
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth covers, gilt titles. Green and white pictorial endpapers. Lovely b/w text illustrations plus 9 colour plates. "Here is a chance for every boy and girl to share in the secrets of the little creatures of woodland and field". Spine bumped, faded to top cover edges, light damp stain to base of spine. A few small marks to rear cover. A few foxspots to textblock. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with masking tape repairs to verso.
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ENID BLYTON'S MAGAZINE ANNUAL No. 1
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318239
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt titles. 141 pages. Endpapers are game boards. Two-tone and b/w illustrations throughout. First story is A Lazy Afternoon- A Tale of the Famous Five. Spine and corners bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and slightly faded to spine.
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THE UPSIDE-DOWN MEDICINE
Written by Racey Helps. Illustrated by Racey Helps.
Stock no. 1318238
Published by Collins. 1st 1946. Very good condition.

A Barnaby Littlemouse Book. Oblong format. Pictorial paper boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents clean.
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MY FRIEND WILBERFORCE
Written by Racey Helps. Illustrated by Racey Helps.
Stock no. 1318237
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

A Barnaby Littlemouse Book. Oblong format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned, contents clean.
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