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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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0734304501

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Near Very Good


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

ISBN: 0216883776

Condition: Very Good


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: £8.00

Publisher: London, Walker Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009388

ISBN: 0744519241

Condition: Near Fine


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

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Elephant Cat

By: BAYLEY, Nicola

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Walker: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010257

ISBN: 0744501547

Condition: Very Good


Small format glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Small mark to front endpaper. Part of the 'Copycats' series. View more info

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Parrot Cat

By: BAYLEY, Nicola

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A.Knopf: 1984

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 010258

ISBN: 0394864964

Condition: Very Good


Small format glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Light scuffing to boards; light thumbing to pages. Part of the 'Copycats' series. View more info

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Kilroy and the Gull

By: BENCHLEY, Nathaniel

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Abelard-Schuman Limited: 1979

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003392

ISBN: 0200726005

Condition: Very Good


A Grasshopper Book. Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 120pp; b/w ills. Erased pencil mark faintly visible to front endpaper. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly tanned with minor edgewear. Kilroy the young killer whale is captured and put in an aquarium but plans his escape. View more info

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I-Spy On the Farm (I-Spy No.2)

By: Big Chief I-Spy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, The Dickens Press: 1962

Seller ID: 012002

Condition: Near Very Good


Small format stapled card covers; b/w ills. Couple of small spots of surface lifting to front cover;. tanning to pages; pages clean and unwritten. A spotter activity guide for children. View more info

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I-Spy In the Garden (I-Spy Colour Series)

By: Big Chief I-Spy

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, News Chronicle:

Seller ID: 012016

Condition: Very Good


Small format stapled card covers; 48pp; b/w and colour ills. Light rubbing to spine edge; pages clean and unwritten. A spotter activity guide for children. View more info

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Minou

By: BINGHAM, Mindy

Price: £8.00

Publisher: California, Advocacy Press: 1987

Seller ID: 009005

ISBN: 0911655360

Condition: Near Very Good


Large format glazed pictorial boards in matching dw; 64pp; colour ills. Rubbing to edges and corners; indentation mark to front cover; toning and light thumbing to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is toned with rubbing and curling to edges and similar indentation mark. Minou the cat is forced to become self-reliant on the streets of Paris when her mistress dies. View more info

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The Enid Blyton Nature Readers 5

By: BLYTON, Enid

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 008338

Condition: Very Good


Undated. Stapled pictorial card covers; 32pp; two tone ills. Previous owner details inside front cover; scattered foxing to pages; rusting to staples. One of a series of entertaining nature books, this edition contains 'The Cross little Tadpole'' and 'Silky and the Snail'. View more info

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The Enid Blyton Nature Readers 10

By: BLYTON, Enid

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 009035

Condition: Good


Undated. Stapled pictorial card covers; 32pp; two tone ills. Previous owner details inside front cover; foxing and occasional mark to pages. One of a series of entertaining nature books, this edition contains 'Mooo-ooo-ooo!' and 'Old Ugly, the Water-Grub'. View more info

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Stories and Notes to Enid Blyton Nature Plates

By: BLYTON, Enid

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011919

Condition: Good to Fair


Green cloth boards lacking dustwrapper; 229pp. Splay to boards with uneven sunning and light marking to cloth and tanning to spine; browning to endpapers. View more info

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Paddy Gets Into Mischief

By: BRETT, Molly

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, The Medici Society: 1972

Seller ID: 003484

ISBN: 085503089

Condition: Good


Pictorial card covers; 24pp; colour and b/w ills. Light rubbing, creasing and tanning to cover. View more info

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The Untidy Little Hedgehog

By: BRETT, Molly

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, The Medici Society: 1966

Seller ID: 007897

Condition: Good


Pictorial card covers; 24pp; colour and b/w ills. Cover rubbed and lightly creased with stubbing to corners; tanning to pages and back cover. View more info

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Billy Bun

By: BRIGDEN, Susan Jane

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Juvenile Productions Ltd.:

Seller ID: 009358

Condition: Good


Undated. Paper backed pictorial boards with green cloth spine, no dustwrapper; colour ills by the author. Boards rubbed to edges, bumped and worn to corners; previous owner address stamped twice plus erased details and initial in pen to front endpaper; foxing to endpapers and page block edges; couple of marks to pages. Written and illustrated by a 14 year schoolgirl. View more info

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The Zoo Story

By: BRIGHTWELL, L.R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Museum Press Limited: 1952

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009002

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 247pp; b/w ills; map endpapers. Light watermarking to rear board; light foxing to page block edges. Price clipped dustwrapper is rubbed, nicked and chipped to edges with water marking to rear panel and spine, more visible to reverse side. The story of London Zoo. View more info

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Freddy's Cousin Weedly

By: BROOKS, Walter R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, The Overlook Press: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003313

ISBN: 1585673099

Condition: Good


Red cloth boards with pig vignette in pictorial dustwrapper; 283pp; b/w ills. Light bumping to spine ends; illustration list states there should be a frontis but this is missing - if removed it has been done very neatly and book would otherwise be near Fine. Unclipped dustwrapper has minor edgewear with small scuff to rear panel. Freddy's shy cousin comes to stay at the Bean Farm. View more info

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Let's Visit the Farm

By: BRUCE, Ella

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, Medici Society: 1974

Seller ID: 006524

ISBN: 0855030313

Condition: Near Very Good


Landscape card covers; 24pp; colour ills. Light sunning, rubbing to edges and corners of cover, stubbing to corner tips of pages. View more info