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Borka: The Adventures of a Goose with No Feathers (40th Anniversary Edition)

By: BURNINGHAM, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2003

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007918

ISBN: 0224064940

Condition: Near Very Good


40th Anniversary Edition. Glazed pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; colour ills. Bump to lower corners. Dustwrapper is lightly rubbed and creased to edges with creasing and small nick to head of spine. Winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1964.this is the story of a little goose born without feathers. View more info

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Invasion at Upney Junction

By: BUTTERWORTH, Nick

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009308

ISBN: 0356091856

Condition: Good


Small format glazed pictorial boards; 37pp; colour ills. Boards lightly tanned with bumped corners, esp lower corners; light thumbing and tanning to pages. A brave gang of mice, first encounted in The Sunday Express, enact their glorious deeds in sleepy, deserted Upney Junction. View more info

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Treasure Trove at Upney Junction

By: BUTTERWORTH, Nick

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009870

ISBN: 0356091872

Condition: Good


Small format glazed pictorial boards; 37pp; colour ills. Boards lightly tanned, bumped to corners and spine ends, patch of colour lifting to front endpaper; thumbing and occasional mark to pages. A brave gang of mice, first encounted in The Sunday Express, enact their glorious deeds in sleepy, deserted Upney Junction. View more info

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The Badger's Bath (Percy the Park Keeper)

By: BUTTERWORTH, Nick

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010400

ISBN: 0001981323

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Light thumbing and toning to pages. View more info

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The Fox's Hiccups (Percy the Park Keeper)

By: BUTTERWORTH, Nick

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010401

ISBN: 0001981161

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Light thumbing and toning to pages; small mark to front pastedown. View more info

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The Owl's Lesson (Percy the Park Keeper)

By: BUTTERWORTH, Nick

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010402

ISBN: 000198277X

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Light thumbing and toning to pages. View more info

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The Deer in the Pasture

By: CARRICK, Donald

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Surrey, World's Work Ltd: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001778

ISBN: 0437308979

Condition: Good


Glazed pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper. Front endpapers lightly marked, lower edge of front free endpaper starting to peel away. Dustwrapper is unclipped with rubbed edges and split corners, upper corner has been taped; larger tear and creasing to upper edge of rear panel. View more info

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Farmyard Animals and Their Young

By: CARRUTH, Jane

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Odhams Books Limited: 1967

Seller ID: 002792

Condition: Good


Large format glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Boards tanned and bumped to corners and spine ends; pages toned. A look at the farmyard animals that have inspired poets and writers of nursery rhymes. View more info

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The Adventures of Billy Bee

By: CARTER, Margaret A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Background Books Limited: 1946

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 002460

Condition: Fair


Pictorial paper backed boards with red cloth spine; 79pp; four colour plates and b/w ills. Surface lifting to upper corner and top edge of front board; water mark to lower edge; previous owner name crossed through in biro to front endpaper; very thin pages have been exposed to damp and are crinkly throughout, particularly to lower edge and upper corners; watermark more visible to colour plates; two pages have small tear to lower edge; one illustration coloured in. A read... View more info

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The Proud and Fearless Lion

By: CARTWRIGHT, Ann & Reg

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004651

ISBN: 0091652707

Condition: Good


Glazed pictorial boards, no dustwrapper; colour ills. Boards have a number of small bumps and indentations to edges and corners; toning, thumbing and occasional small mark to pages. View more info

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The Canal Trip

By: CASS, Joan

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Abelard-Schuman: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010715

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards in matt pictorial wraparound dustwrapper; colour and two-tone ills. Bump to foot of spine and upper corner; light tanning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper (15s.net) has corresponding bump to foot of spine, very light edgewear and light tanning to spine. Bill Briggs sets sail with crew of cats. View more info

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A Home in a Tree

By: CASTLEY, Dora; FOWLER, Kathleen & CARSTAIRS, Sheila

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson:

Seller ID: 010080

Condition: Good


Enchantment Books. Textured pictorial boards; 16pp; colour ills. Slight bow to boards; foxing and thumbing to pages. View more info

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A Hat for Rabbit

By: CASTLEY, Dora; FOWLER, Kathleen & CARSTAIRS, Sheila

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Nelson:

Seller ID: 008698

Condition: Fair


Undated. Enchantment Books. Textured pictorial boards; 16pp; colour ills. Significant foxing to boards with indentation (possibly teeth marks!) to upper edge and lower corner; indentation scratches to rear cover; foxing and light thumbing to pages. View more info

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Ernest the Elephant

By: CATFORD, Barbara

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Ltd: 1941

Seller ID: 011170

Condition: Good


Second edition. Small format pictorial boards, no dustwrapper; 70pp; colour ills. Slight lean to spine; boards rubbed to edges and worn to corners with 2.5cm repaired tear to head of spine; patches of surface loss to spine covering; one internal gutter slightly cracked. Ernest is dismayed to view his reflection in Madame Tussaud's mirror. View more info

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Ant Antics

By: CAVE, Estella (Ed.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006001

Condition: Near Very Good


Green pictorial paper-backed boards with green cloth spine in matt pictorial dustwrapper; 115pp; 12 colour ills plus 16 b/w ills by the author. Boards sunned to spine ends with very slight lean to spine and small bump to lower edge; previous owner inscription to front endpaper; significant foxing to endpapers, more scattered throughout. Price clipped dustwrapper is chipped to corners and spine ends, rubbed and lightly creased to edges, browned to spine with scuffing and... View more info

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Kashtanka

By: CHEKHOV, Anton

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1973

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 009674

Condition: Good


Glazed pictorial boards; 62pp; sepia ills; translated from the Russian by Robert Daglish. Covers unevenly sunned with light marking; thumbing and occasional marking to pages. A stray dog performs in a circus. View more info

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The Cat Who Went to Heaven

By: COATSWORTH, Eli

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1931

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010774

Condition: Fair


Grey cloth boards with blue lettering and decs, lacking dustwrapper; 27pp; b/w ills. Boards are significantly stained, marked and tanned with scribble to back cover; bumping to corners and fraying to spine ends and edges; significant foxing to endpapers and some pages with some grubby marks. A reading copy. View more info

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More Animal Stories

By: COCHRANE, Robert (Ed.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: W&R Chambers Limited:

Seller ID: 007914

Condition: Good


Undated. Pictorial cloth boards; 282pp plus catalogue; b/w ills. Slight lean to spine with rubbed and worn corners and spine ends; prize plate date 1905 to front pastedown;foxing to page block edges; pages rather musty; small 2cm tear to lower edge of p25/6; occsional small mark to pages. View more info

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Nungu and the Elephant

By: COLE, Babette

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, William Collins Sons & Co Ltd: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009480

ISBN: 0001811533

Condition: Good


Glazed pictorial boards; colour ills. Small indentation marks to upper corners; toning to pages. The story of the Thunder Elephant, the Lightning Bird and the Rainbow Snakes. View more info

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Woodland Babies

By: COLMAN, Margery

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Collins:

Seller ID: 011560

Condition: Good


A Pixie Book. Small format pictorial boards, no dustwrapper; colour ills. Boards have been laminated with sticky back plastic; rubbing to spine ends. View more info