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Barn Cat

By: SAUL, Carol P.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Company: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 012283

ISBN: 0316761133

Condition: Very Good


Second impression. Glazed pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; colour woodcut ills; inscribed by Mary Azarian to previous owner and dated 1999 on half-title page. Light bumping to lower corners; light offsetting from endpapers to edges of half-title page and final page. Unclipped dustwrapper has minor edgewear and Caldecott Medal Illustrator 1999 sticker to front. A counting book featuring a barn cat and the animals she encounters. [1019: P1] View more info

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Little Richard

By: SCARRY, Patricia M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins: 1970

Edition: First UK Edition.

Seller ID: 007683

ISBN: 0001381555

Condition: Near Very Good


Small format glazed pictorial boards; 94pp; b/w and colour ills. Light rubbing to board corners; toning to pages; small chip to fore-edge of one page. The adventures of Little Richard the rabbit and his friend, Prickles the porcupine. View more info

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Napoleon the Donkey

By: SCHINDLER, Regine

Price: £8.00

Publisher: North-South Books: 1988

Seller ID: 005803

ISBN: 0200729276

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards, no dustwrapper; colour ills. Tiny chip to front cover. The story of a loyal donkey originally published in Switzerland as 'Der Esel Napoleon'. View more info

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The Shy Little Kitten

By: SCHURR, Cathleen

Price: £6.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 005909

Condition: Near Very Good


Copyright 1946. 7th edition. A Little Golden Book. Pictorial boards; colour ills. Light rubbing to cover edges with couple of small chips to spine ends; tanning to pages. View more info

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More Adventures with the Zoo Man

By: SETH-SMITH, David

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008977

Condition: Near Very Good


A Greenjacket Book. Grey cloth boards in matt dustwrapper; 192pp; 15 b/w photographs. Bumped corners and lower edge; foxing to page block edges. Unclipped dustrapper is rather grubby with rubbed and creased edges and several small nicks and chips. A sequel by the popular Zoo Man of the BBC Children's Hour. View more info

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Foxy-Boy

By: SEVERN, David

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1959

Seller ID: 009344

Condition: Good


Blue cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 165pp; b/w ills. Slight lean to spine; bump to upper edge; foxing to endpapers and page block edges; previous owner name to front endpaper; occasional mark to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper (10s 6d) with code 3/3006 to flap is foxed and tanned with rubbed edges, chipped corners and small tear to head of spine. Nine-year-old Philippa is left to amuse herself on her holidays when she discovers Foxy-boy, but is he a fox or a boy? View more info

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The Rescuers

By: SHARP, Margery

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009730

ISBN: 0001847015

Condition: Good


Fifth impression. Green cloth boards in matt pictorial dustwrapper by Selma Nankivell; 158pp; b/w ills. Slight skew to spine; light foxing to upper edge of page block; previous owner gift inscription to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is rubbed to edges, chipped to corners with water mark to lower section of spine, more visible to reverse side. Three mice are sent on a mission to rescue a poet from his dungeon. View more info

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Betsy and Joe

By: SHEPARD, Ernest

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006077

Condition: Very Good


Grey cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 80pp; b/w ills by the author. Light foxing to top edge of page block; light bumping to foot of spine. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly tanned and rubbed with laminate just starting to lift (but not peel) to spine gutter. By the illustrator of the Pooh books, Betsy the squirrel makes friends with Joe, a kindly old tramp. View more info

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The Adventures of Ambrose

By: SISSON, Rosemary Anne

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, George G.Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011308

Condition: Good


Orange cloth boards with mouse vignette to front in pictorial dustwrapper; 94pp; colour frontis plus b/w ills. Foxing to page block edges and endpapers; signed inscription to front endpaper 'To Ruth with love from Rosemary, 11th October 1951'; occasional small mark or nick to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is rubbed, lightly creased, nicked and chipped to edges. Ambrose is a mouse who has regal adventures. View more info

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Monte Mongoose

By: ST. VINCENT, Isobel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson's Books for Young People:

Seller ID: 009669

Condition: Good


Undated. Landscape blue cloth boards with black lettering, no dustwrapper; 52pp; b/w and colour ills. Boards rubbed to corners and spine ends with light marking; previous owner gift inscription dated 1950 to front endpaper; light thumbing and occasional marking to pages; small tear to lower edge of p49/50. View more info

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The Adventures of Henry Penn

By: ST. VINCENT, Isobel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: George G.Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011924

Condition: Good


Blue cloth boards with gilt penguin vignette to front, lacking dustwrapper; 125pp; b/w ills. Boards slightly warped with light sunning to outer edges and spine; rubbing to corners and spine ends; archival tape repair to tear to upper edge of one leaf. [2217: T3]. View more info

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The Chocolate Cat

By: STAINTON, Sue

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Templar: 2008

Edition: First UK Edition.

Seller ID: 008925

ISBN: 1840115769

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; colour ills. Light rubbing to spine ends; toning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly rubbed to edges. A picture-book ode to chocolate and creativity. View more info

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Lucy Lambkin

By: STEELE, Lorna R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Sevenoaks, J.Salmon Ltd:

Seller ID: 003695

Condition: Good


Undated edition. Small format pictorial stiff card sewn covers; b/w and colour ills by author. Light creasing to cover; a little grubby to rear cover; rubbing to edges; small bumps to spine ends; previous owner gift inscription inside front cover. View more info

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Paddy Joe and Tomkin's Folly

By: Stranger, Joyce

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009465

ISBN: 0720711290

Condition: Near Very Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 181pp. Light rubbing and bumping to corners and spine ends; foxing to upper edge of page block; previous owner bookplate to front endpaper. Unclipped dustwrapper is unevenly browned with rubbing to spine ends and corners. The fourth book in the Paddy Joe Series. View more info

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The Mice of St Mary's Woodland Adventure

By: STREETER, Tony

Price: £6.50

Publisher: A.W.E.Streeter: 2003

Seller ID: 001718

Condition: Very Good


Landscape stapled glossy card covers. Minor wear to cover including faint crease to rear. View more info

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The Mice of St Mary's Midnight Adventure

By: STREETER, Tony

Price: £6.50

Publisher: A.W.E.Streeter: 2000

Seller ID: 001839

Condition: Very Good


Landscape stapled glossy card covers. Ills by the author. Creased upper right corner; toning to pages. View more info

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The Mice of St Mary's Christmas Adventure

By: STREETER, Tony

Price: £6.50

Publisher: A.W.E.Streeter: 2003

Seller ID: 001840

Condition: Very Good


Landscape stapled glossy card covers. Ills by author. Light toning and thumbing to pages. View more info

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A Little Dog Like You

By: SUTCLIFF, Rosemary

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Orchard Books: 1987

Seller ID: 012130

ISBN: 1852131128

Condition: Good


Slim format blue cloth boards with pictorial onlay; 46pp; b/w ills. Light bumping to upper corners; slight sticker residue to back cover; previous owner gift inscription and untidy set of numbers written in pink felt tip to reverse of front endpaper; toning to pages. [2217: K2] View more info

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The Treasure Hunt

By: TARRANT, Audrey

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, The Medici Society: 1986

Seller ID: 010198

ISBN: 0855030909

Condition: Good


Stapled card covers; 32pp; b/w and colour ills. Cover rubbed to corners with creasing to rear; toning to pages; original price sticker to rear. View more info

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The Very Very Very Long Dog

By: TODD, H.E.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Corgi Carousel: 1978

Seller ID: 006328

ISBN: 0552520918

Condition: Good


Stapled pictorial card covers; colour ills. Rubbing and creasing to cover; previous owner name in red pen inside front cover; light tanning and occasional foxing to pages; rusting to staples. Humphrey becomes a very very very long dog after an accident involving an escalator. View more info