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Classic Tales of Rupert By Alfred Bestall

Classic Tales of Rupert by Alfred Bestall

Condition - Very Good
£12.19
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Summary

"What's a Mare's nest?" Rupert asks his father when he reads the words in a book. They don't exist, says Mr Bear - but Rupert is determined to find one, and his search takes him to many exciting places.

Classic Tales of Rupert Summary

Classic Tales of Rupert by Alfred Bestall

A classic children's book collection from Rupert the Bear as part of the stunning new Egmont Heritage range. This beautiful book contains two classic Alfred Bestall stories: Rupert & The Mare's Nest and Rupert & The Lost Cuckoo. Rupert and the Mare's Nest "What's a Mare's nest?" Rupert asks his father when he reads the words in a book. They don't exist, says Mr Bear - but Rupert is determined to find one, and his search takes him to many exciting places! Rupert & The Lost Cuckoo The cuckoo is one of the busiest birds in Nutwood Village, and how Rupert misses its cheery voice! After a long search he discovers why is has vanished from its usual home. A great read is forever ...The Egmont Heritage range represents the very best in children's literature in beautifully bound editions that a child will cherish. In this stunning gift book package, two of the very best Rupert stories illustrated by Alfred Bestall are featured.

About Alfred Bestall

Alfred Bestall was born in Burma in 1892. He served in the First World War and on returning became an illustrator for books and magazines.In 1935 he began writing and illustrating Rupert stories for the Daily Express, which he did for 30 years, creating in the process perhaps the best-loved incarnation of the famous bear. He died in Snowdonia in Wales in 1986, aged 93.

Additional information

GOR006199634
9781405264228
1405264225
Classic Tales of Rupert by Alfred Bestall
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Egmont UK Ltd
2012-10-01
96
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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