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Image for The Travels of Little Red Squirrel

The Travels of Little Red Squirrel

By: N/A

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Fleetway Publications: 1962

Seller ID: 001205


Beige boards with black ills to front cover in unclipped dustwrapper. Decorated pink endpapers. Lightly bumped boards. Dustwrapper is rubbed and chipped with small corner tears, light marking and red crayon scribbed to rear panel. A Jack and Jill Book, no.6. View more info

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The New-Born Chicks

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Litor: 1976

Seller ID: 001443


Pictorial card boards. Sunning to outer edges of boards, chip to top edge of front cover and lower edge of rear cover, rubbing to edges. Pages are lightly tanned. View more info

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Oliver's Lucky Escape

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London Borough of Camden: 1974

Seller ID: 001528


Landscape format stapled card wraps. Rubbing to edges, marking to rear cover. Thumbing and toning to pages. Oliver the little donkey has a very lucky escape on a busy road. Road safety pamphlet for children. View more info

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Farm and Woodland Friends

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Juvenile Productions:

Seller ID: 001772


Undated edition. Landscape stapled pictorial card covers. Cover is browned with rubbed edges and creased lower corners, couple of small pen marks. Previous owner gift inscription dated 1945 inside front cover, tanning to pages, colour transfer from last page to inside rear cover. Beautiful full-page colour ills. View more info

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Dean's Gold Medal Book of Animals

By: N/A

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Dean & Son: 1961

Seller ID: 001876


Pictorial boards with red cloth spine. Boards are bumped and rubbed to corners and spine ends; small patch of surface lifting to title on front cover; previous owner inscription to front pastedown; erased pencil name to ownership box. View more info

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Farm Animals

By: N/A

Price: £6.50

Publisher: W.Foulsham & Co. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 010026


A Bonnie Book. Copyright 1950. Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Rubbing and bumping to corners and spine ends. View more info

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Toots and Tita

By: N/A

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Singapore, McGraw Hill Far Eastern Publishers: 1970

Seller ID: 010285


Pictorial card covers; 14pp; colour ills. Rubbing and light creasing to cover with small splits to spine ends; rusting to staples. View more info

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Jumbo and Gaffy

By: N/A

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Singapore, McGraw Hill Far Eastern Publishers: 1970

Seller ID: 010328


Pictorial card covers; 14pp; colour ills. Rubbing and creasing to cover with small pen squiggle; rusting to staples; thumbing to pages. View more info

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The Rambles of a Rat

By: A.L.O.E. [A Lady of England: TUCKER, Charlotte Maria]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons:

Seller ID: 008950


Undated. Burgundy decorated cloth, no dustwrapper; 160pp; four colour plates. Light marking to cloth with rubbed and bumped corners and spine ends; browning to title page and last text page. A story told from the perspective of a rat, 'animals which we usually regard with contempt and disgust'. View more info

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The Tyger Voyage

By: ADAMS, Richard

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009085


Glazed pictorial boards; 32pp; colour ills. Boards lightly scuffed and bumped to corners; pages toned. View more info

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The Snail House

By: AHLBERG, Allan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Walker Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010753


Landscape pictorial boards in pictorial dustwrapper; colour ills. Unclipped dustwrapper has rubbing to spine ends and front flap edge with very light marking to rear panel. Grandma tells a story about three tiny children and their adventures in a snail house. View more info

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The Little Worm Book

By: AHLBERG, Allan & Janet

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Granada: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010259


Small format glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Light scuffing to boards with couple of small indentation marks; previous owner name to title page. View more info

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MacGooses' Grocery

By: ASCH, Frank

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Middlesex, Kestrel Books, Penguin: 1979

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 002360


Landscape glazed pictorial boards. Boards rubbed to lower edge; sticker remains to rear board; significant foxing to endpapers and throughout book. An egg is left in charge of the grocery store. View more info

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The Fire Cat (An I Can Read Book)

By: AVERILL, Esther

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Surrey, World's Work: 1977

Seller ID: 006382


Seventh impression. Glazed pictorial boards, no dustwrapper; 64pp; colour ills by the author. Bump to lower corner and upper edge; light scuffing to cover surface; light thumbing to pages. Book 9 in the 'I Can Read' Books in which Pickles becomes the Fire Station Cat. View more info

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Poppy and Rye

By: AVI

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 2002

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 009327


Blue cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 214pp. Tanning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is rubbed to edges with small nick to foot of spine and couple of small indentation marks. The second book of The Dimwood Forest Chronicles. View more info

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The Tale of Papa Whiskers and Mr. Watson's Lettuces

By: BARRY, Crystal

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Manchester, HA & WI Pitkin Ltd:

Seller ID: 002236


Undated edition. Stapled pictorial card wraps; 16ps; black, green and orange ills. Light crease to lower corner; age toning to cover. View more info

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My Grandma Lived in Gooligulch

By: BASE, Graeme

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 2002

Seller ID: 003200


Glazed pictorial boards; sepia and colour ills. Boards lightly bumped to upper corners and sunned to outer edges. A lavishly illustrated narrative poem about Grandma and her menagerie of animals. View more info

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Golden Journey

By: BATCHELOR, Frank

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009483


Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering in pictorial dustwrapper; 152pp; b/w ills. Boards lightly bumped to corners with light sunning to outer edges. Price clipped dustwrapper is extensively faded to front panel with a number of chips and nicks to rubbed edges; spine edge is very fragile with large split, only just holding together. Hannibal the tabby cat, Mendelssohn the hedgehog and Pouf the frog set off to the river to make some money. View more info

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The Golden Book of Animal Stories

By: BATTEN, H.Mortimer

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Blackie: 1972

Seller ID: 003525


First in this reissued edition. Yellow cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 224pp; b/w ills. Foxing to upper edge of page block; ghost sticker mark and slight surface lifting to front endpaper. Price-clipped dustwrapper is sunned to spine, rubbed to edges with creased 3.5cm tear to upper edge of front panel. A collection of 25 animal tales. View more info

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The Necessary Cat: A Celebration of Cats in Picture and Word

By: BAYLEY, Nicola

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Walker Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009388


Tan landscape pictorial boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 77pp; colour ills. Toning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly rubbed to spine ends. A wonderfully illustrated homage to the feline race. View more info