The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: front coverThe New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: back cover and spineThe New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: Title pageThe New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: Belongs To pageThe New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: First Story PageThe New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: typical story page with ink mark to edgeThe New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: typical story pageThe New Rupert Colour Adventure Book: typical full page illustration

The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book (Circa 1956 Hardback)


£40.00

Very good condition used Circa 1956 Hardback
(not dated).

Published by L.T.A. Robinson, London.
Written and Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Approx dims: 265mm h x 220mm w x 13mm d.

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The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book (Cover title: RUPERT ADVENTURE BOOK)

(Cover Illustration: Rupert descending a rope, soldiers in the background)

Condition and Description:

Very good condition used Circa 1956 Hardback (not dated).

Published by L.T.A. Robinson, London.
Written and Illustrated by Mary Tourtel.
Approx dims: 265mm h x 220mm w x 13mm d.

Intact clean, slightly warped condition glazed colour illustrated boards and spine, vibrant colours with slight bumping to edges and corners, plus slight rubbing and signs of handling/ thumb marks. Slight tear to top left corner front board adj spine. Intact spine. 75 clean slightly off white pages of English text with colour comic strip stories/illustrations, no inscriptions. Belongs To box has not been filled in. One black ink stain to the edge of one inside page, but does not effect the text or illustration. Page ends slightly tanned with some foxing. Image shown is of actual book for sale.

Synopsis of The New Rupert Colour Adventure Book:

Illustrated boards show Rupert descending a rope with soldiers in the background, colour illustrated endpapers, no pagination. 3 stories, 2 with full coloured illustrations, 1 in red and black and white, all by Mary Tourtel. Contents: Rupert and his Pet Monkey; Rupert and Algernon; Rupert Gets Stolen.

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