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JUNE BOOK 1968
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318465
Published by Fleetway Publications Ltd.. 1968. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Price NOT cut. Rear cover is a tiny bit warped (so book doesn't quite sit flat on the table). Contents clean.
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GRAMMAIRE COURS ELEMENTAIRE
Written by Claude Auge.
Stock no. 1818396
Published by Libraire Larousse. Good condition.

Red cloth spine with paper title label. Buff pictorial paper boards. B/w illustrations. A French Grammar book for students. Loss to rear edge of spine (holes in spine cloth). Boards browned and worn at corners. Small inscription in ink to top of front endpapers. Contents browned with some pen marks. Hinges pulled.
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ROBINSON CRUSOE, THE SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON AND GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Written by Daniel Defoe; J.R. Wyss; Jonathan Swift. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1318464
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Retold For Little Folk. Pictorial front board showing ship on rough sea. Colour & b/w illustrations. Covers are edge worn. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Front joint has been repaired but free-endpaper is missing. Foxing to some pages and to textblock.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1945 - A NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318463
Published by Daily Express. 1945. Fair condition.

Colour pictorial card wraps - Rupert flying on winged bicycle. 1st story Rupert and the Reindeer. 9.5x7 inches. 120 pages. Covers are worn, creased and grubby. Child's name in pencil in belongs to box, lower half of same page torn out and missing (cross-path puzzle on reverse side). Rear cover is split at spine edge, 3" at base. Page corners are creased throughout. Contents are very grubby. A fair copy of the Harrison printing (without red endpapers).
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TOADSTOOLS AND MUSHROOMS OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1818395
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Circa 1958. Very good condition.

A Pocket Guide to the Larger Fungi. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. Plain endpapers. 8 colour plates and 132 b/w photos. xvi & 143 pages plus 6 pages publisher adverts to rear. Light bubbling of cloth to front board, lower corner. Text block a little browned. Small name & date in ink to front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1947 - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318462
Published by Daily Express. 1947. Fair condition.

Pictorial card wraps - Rupert running after a tiny dragon. 1st story Rupert and the Top Hat. Front cover is grubby, foxed and worn. Rear cover is MISSING. Lower corner tip missing from front cover. Erased details from belongs to box. Price NOT cut. Page corner tips are creased throughout. Contents are grubby with foxing.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 1953 - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1318461
Published by Daily Express. 1953. Good condition.

Pictorial covers - Rupert, Bill Badger and Algy sitting on a fence. 120 pages. 1st story Rupert and Miranda. Painting page and puzzle pages. Covers are worn with foxing. Child's writing to front cover and large split to front edge of spine (2" at base). Small patch of surface paper damage to front free-endpaper. Name in belongs to box. Price NOT cut. Painting contest partially completed but still present. Textblock and page margins are grubby.
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ABROAD
Written by Thomas Crane; Ellen Houghton. Illustrated by Thomas Crane.
Stock no. 1318460
Published by Marcus Ward & Co.. Good condition.

Companion book to 'At Home'. Pictorial boards, cloth spine. 8.5 x 7.5". Colour pictures throughout. Covers are edge worn. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. There is some loss of the paper covering to spine edges. Joints have been reinforced. Textblock and page margins are grubby.
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AFTERNOON TEA
No author listed. Illustrated by J.G. Sowerby; H.H. Emmerson.
Stock no. 1318459
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1880. Good condition.

Green cloth spine, yellow and green pictorial boards. Pretty colour pictures accompany the rhymes. Covers are edge worn and scuffed. Spine is worn with slight loss of cloth to top and tail and splits at both edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to free-endpaper which is detached but still present. Joints are cracked. Page 9/10 has a slightly ragged edge. Contents are a bit grubby but not too bad.
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MELISANDE
Written by Margery Sharp. Illustrated by Roy McKie.
Stock no. 1318458
Published by Collins. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Memoir of a remarkable operatic soprano (a dog!). B/w drawings. Spine bumped. Some erased writing to front free-endpaper else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly grubby and edge worn with minimal loss.
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THE ANIMAL STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1318457
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1908. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and illustration to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 400 pages. All edges gilt. Spine faded and worn with slight loss of cloth to top and tail. Corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Grubby fingermarks to page margins. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper.
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THE BLUE POETRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford; Lancelot Speed.
Stock no. 1318456
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1918. Good condition.

New Impression. Lovely blue cloth covers with blind stamped design to front and gilt title to spine. Numerous illustrations in b/w throughout. 348 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Pencil writing to front endpapers has been erased. Tissue-guard to frontis is browned and there is some light foxing to the contents. The binding is slightly pulled causing contents to be a little loose.
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