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UHU

By: MACARTHUR-ONSLOW, Annette

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Rapp & Whiting: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009963

ISBN: 0853911363

Condition: Near Very Good


Third impression. Navy cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 64pp; colour and b/w ills. Slight bow to boards; foxing to page block edges; occasional mark to pages, which are a little musty. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly scuffed with lightly rubbed edges. The story of a baby owl rescued from the wild. View more info

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The Adventures of Dominie Dormouse

By: MACNAIR, J.H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 004768

Condition: Good to Fair


Dean's Pixie Series No.2. Small format card covers with pictorial onlay; 40pp; colour ills. Pictorial onlay is faded and creased with two small chips to lower edge; cover is rubbed and lightly marked with small losses to spine ends; previous owner name and significant foxing to title page; light marking to pages, rusting to staples and stubbing to some corners. View more info

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Babies of the Wild

By: MACROW, Brenda G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Blackie:

Seller ID: 010079

Condition: Very Good


Copyright 1962. Orange cloth boards lacking dustwrapper; colour ills. Small pen mark to rear board; toning and occasional light mark to pages. View more info

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Field Folk - Animal Rhymes for Children

By: MACROW, Brenda G.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010902

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth boards in green pictorial dustwrapper; colour ills; pictorial endpapers. Light bumping to spine ends and corners. Unclipped dustwrapper is rubbed and lightly creased to edges with a number of nicks and chips with larger tear to upper edge of front panel and tape repair to reverse; light foxing to rear panel. A collection of beautifully illustrated animal poems. View more info

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The Tale of Babi Monkey

By: MAGILL, Valerie

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Longmans Green & Co: 1948

Seller ID: 008927

Condition: Good


Pictorial boards, no dustwrapper; colour ills. Rubbing to spine edge and corners; foxing and light marking to cover; pages a little crinkly with occasional light mark; small hole and tear to lower edge of two pages; crease to the corner of another. The story of a baby monkey discovering the world around him. View more info

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Jokes Are Not Funny

By: MANSFIELD, Creina

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Cheshire, Millrace: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003415

ISBN: 1902173066

Condition: Near Fine


Tan cloth boards in matt pictorial dustwrapper; 20pp; b/w ills; pictorial endpapers. Boards have a couple of small indentation marks to rear. Dustwrapper has similar indentation marks, light rubbing to edges and small mark to lower edge. Basil the cat goes missing after a visit to the Vet. View more info

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The Magic Island

By: MARSH, Janet

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006694

ISBN: 0718124820

Condition: Good


Landscape navy cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; colour ills by author. Bumping to upper edge of boards; marking to lower edge of front board; toning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is tanned with rubbing and small nicks to edges with stainiing to lower edge. Edmund is saved from being Mr Pike's lunch on a visit to Magic Island. View more info

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Good Manners/Pussies Mustn't Fight

By: MARSHAK, S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers:

Seller ID: 010772

Condition: Good


Stapled paper wraps; colour ills; translated from the Russian by Dorian Rottenberg. Tanning to cover with rubbed edges and corners and splits to spine ends with chipping to upper edge of back cover; thumbing/light creasing to pages. View more info

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Munya the Lion

By: MARTIN, Dorothy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010650

Condition: Very Good


Orange cloth boards with brown lettering and lion cub vignette in matt pictorial dustwrapper; 48pp; b/w and two tone ills. Previous owner gift inscription to front pastedown; light tanning to pages; pastedowns a little cockled. Price-clipped dustwrapper is grubby, tanned and foxed with rubbing and a number of chips to edges.The story of a South African lion cub. View more info

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Lady Muck

By: MAYNE, William

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007733

ISBN: 0434967483

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards: 32pp; colour ills. Previous owner gift inscription to front endpaper. A tale of two pigs on the hunt for truffles. View more info

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Make Way for Ducklings

By: MCCLOSKEY, Robert

Price: £6.50

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004746

ISBN: 0670451495

Condition: Very Good


Large format pictorial boards with reinforced binding in matching dustwrapper; sepia ills. Unclipped dustwrapper is rubbed to edges and corners with 6cm tear to upper edge of front panel; Caldecott medal sticker to front has started to peel, now in removable sleeve. Awarded the Caldecott Medal in 1941, this classic picture book is a tale of Mallards on the move in Boston. View more info

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Fly Home McDoo

By: MCCLURE, Gillian

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004554

ISBN: 0233971084

Condition: Very Good


Glazed pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; colour ills. Boards lightly bumped to head of spine. Dustwrapper is unclipped with light edgewear. A racing pigeon leaves Glasgow for paradise, but discovers that home is much safer. View more info

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Muff the Circus Monkey

By: MCGUINNESS, Lurline

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Angus & Robertson Ltd.: 1965

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 004822

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth boards with gilt lettring in pictorial dustwrapper; 29pp; colour and b/w ills. Tanning and light thumbing to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper has a number of creased tears, some with tape to reverse, and chips to corners; light sunning to spine, now in removable sleeve. Muff the circus monkey meets some strange animals from the Australian bush. View more info

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Waggle

By: MCMENEMY, Sarah

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Walker Books: 2003

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 002039

ISBN: 0744592305

Condition: Very Good


Landscape glazed pictorial boards. Spine slightly knocked; scratch mark to one page. Rosie finds a name for her wiggly, waggly puppy. View more info

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Smoky Joe in Trouble: Being the Further Adventures of a Sagacious Cat Told By Himself

By: MEYNELL, Laurence

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003095

Condition: Very Good


Yellow cloth with red decs to front in matt pictorial dustwrapper; 122pp; b/w ills. Light foxing to page block edges and endpapers. Unclipped dustwrapper has 4cm tear to upper edge of front panel, smaller nicks to upper edge of rear panel; chip to head of spine; light marking and tanning to rear panel; foxing and browning to reverse, now in removable sleeve. A sequel to 'Smoky Joe', the adventures of a cat. View more info

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Lassie and the Cub Scout

By: MICHELSON, Florence

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Wisconsin, Western Publishing: 1966

Seller ID: 010883

Condition: Good


A Whitman Tell-a-Tale Book. Small format pictorial boards; colour ills. Cloth tape repair to spine; rubbing to edges and bumping to corners; internally lovely and clean. View more info

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Kastantas and the Birds

By: MIEZELAITIS, Eduardas

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Vaga Publishers: 1979

Seller ID: 010776

Condition: Good


Laminated card covers; 39pp; colour ills. Rubbing and creasing to cover with light marking; thumbing, light creasing and occasional mark to pages. View more info

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The Quest of the Cat-Nip Mouse

By: MILLER, Alastair W.R.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010579

Condition: Near Fine


Pictorial boards in matching dustwrapper; 39pp; two-tone ills. Light age spotting to endpapers and foxing to upper edge of page block and boards. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly tanned with minimal edge wear and some age spotting to flaps. View more info

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Milligan's Ark

By: MILLIGAN, Spike & HOBBS, Jack

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Surrey, M & J Hobbs: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010848

ISBN: 0851389174

Condition: Good


Glazed pictorial boards lacking dustwrapper; 112pp; b/w ills. Light bumping to corners with small split to edge of spine; toning to pages. A collection of humorous animal poems and drawings. View more info

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The Furryfolk Playground (Tufty Club)

By: MILLS, Elsie

Price: £6.50

Publisher: RoSPA:

Seller ID: 002447

Condition: Good


Pictorial stapled paper covers; pamphlet book. Light creasing and foxing to cover. A safety guide for children involving the characters from the Tufty Club, covering road and playground safety. View more info