Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 
RUPERT:  A BEAR'S LIFE., Perry, George.  With Alfred Bestall.

Author Name    Perry, George. With Alfred Bestall.

Title   RUPERT: A BEAR'S LIFE.

Binding   Soft Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   Second Impression.

Publisher   London Pavilion 1986

ISBN Number    0907516769 / 9780907516767

Illustrator   Alfred Bestall / Mary Tourtel.

Seller ID   27654

169 pp, 9 5/8" H. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. "(T)ells the story of Britain's longest-lived children's comic character, Rupert Bear. Rupert commenced his existence in the pages of the Daily Express in 1920 and for generations of Britons he has been part of childhood mythology. The central character, apart from the small bear himself, is the late Alfred Bestall, who drew Rupert daily for thirty years. He was interviewed at length, and gave the book his full co-operation. The book assesses Rupert's popularity and includes full descriptions of the associated enterprises, the fan clubs, the annuals, the book reprints, the merchandising and his appearances on television, in the cinema as an animation, and even the notorious piracy in the underground paper, Oz. The evocative illustrations include not only familiar images of Rupert, but also material never before published from the archives of the Daily Express." Interior - gift inscription in ink on inside of front cover, small soft crease at top corner of first two pages, otherwise clean & tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - faint crease down spine, small crease at top corner of front cover, laminate is loose at top of front hinge area, some small faint rub marks on edges of text block and at bottom of rear cover.

Price = 15.00 USD


Also available.
VOYAGE OF THE BASSET., Christensen, James C.  With Renwick St. James and Alan Dean Foster.
VOYAGE OF THE BASSET.
Christensen, James C. With Renwick St. James and Alan Dean Foster.
35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CASTLE CATS., Surman, Richard.
CASTLE CATS.
Surman, Richard.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

EAST ANGLIA AND THE FENS.  COUNTRY SERIES NO.37., Whiteman, Robin.  Photography by Rob Talbot.
EAST ANGLIA AND THE FENS. COUNTRY SERIES NO.37.
Whiteman, Robin. Photography by Rob Talbot.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

WE STAND ON GUARD:  AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE CANADIAN ARMY., Marteinson, John.  With Brereton Greenhous, Stephen J. Harris, Norman Hillmer, William Johnston and William Rawling.  Foreword by General A.J.C.D. de Chastelain.
WE STAND ON GUARD: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE CANADIAN ARMY.
Marteinson, John. With Brereton Greenhous, Stephen J. Harris, Norman Hillmer, William Johnston and William Rawling. Foreword by General A.J.C.D. de Chastelain.
35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

TORONTO:  A PHOTOGRAPHIC TRIBUTE., Berger, Howard, introduction.
TORONTO: A PHOTOGRAPHIC TRIBUTE.
Berger, Howard, introduction.
17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

WE STAND ON GUARD: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE CANADIAN ARMY.
Marteinson, John. With Brereton Greenhous, Stephen J. Harris, Norman Hillmer, William Johnston and William Rawling. Foreword by General A.J.C.D. de Chastelain.
37.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

100 YEARS: THE ROYAL CANADIAN REGIMENT 1883-1983.
Stacey, C.P. & Bell, Ken. Foreword by HRH The Prince Philip.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

NORMANDY. MODELS IN ACTION 1.
Hiroshi Ichimura, editor. English text by Scott T. Hards.
45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE NATIONAL CENTURY:  A HISTORY OF THE NATIONAL CLUB 1874 TO 1974., Hawkes, D.F.  Introduction by W. Grant Ross.
THE NATIONAL CENTURY: A HISTORY OF THE NATIONAL CLUB 1874 TO 1974.
Hawkes, D.F. Introduction by W. Grant Ross.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE TORONTO GUIDE 1966-67.
Hepburn, Andrew.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

MUSTANG: THE P-51 AT WAR & PEACE. FLYPAST SPECIAL.
Delve, Ken, editor. Cliff Spink, J. Leland Atwood, Roger Freeman, Robert Rudhall, Jerry Scutts, Robert F. Dorr, Shlomo Aloni, Leslie Hicks.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CASTLE KILBRIDE:  THE JEWEL OF WILMOT TOWNSHIP., Knowles, Paul.
CASTLE KILBRIDE: THE JEWEL OF WILMOT TOWNSHIP.
Knowles, Paul.
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@CapricornBooks.ca
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie