The Mrs Pepperpot books first appeared in the 1950s. She is an old lady who from time to time dwindles to the size of a pepperpot. In this story she hides in her husband's knapsack when he goes to the Christmas market, and sets out to ensure that he buys everything she needs.
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A festive treat for all Mrs Pepperpot fans!
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Book Description Hutchinson Junior Books, London, 1972. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First UK Edition. 10.5 x 8.25 in. (26.5cm x 20.5cm). Unpaginated picture book. Glossy pictorial hard cover, illustrated front and back, same picture as dj. Clean and fresh appearance. Bumps to spine ends and corners, mild rubbing to lower edge. Ex-library with adhesive stains insided covers, discreet stamps to prelims. New ffep tipped-in. Small crayon mark inside front cover. Dj unclipped, no spine label, slightly rippled where former library cover shrank, very minor wear & tiny chipping to extremities; now protected in new Brodart cover. Pages bright with colourful illustrations, few smudges/stains in margins, one small closed tear (repaired). Very charming book. Bjorn Berg's illustrations, full of wonderful Swedish details, make the story live!. Bookseller Inventory # C700180
Book Description Hutchinson, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Good condition ex-library copy with the usual stamps and remains. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-13701168324
Book Description Hutchinson, United Kingdom, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Bjorn Berg (illustrator). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition, first impression 1972 near fine hardback in a near fine dust wrapper, cover edges slightly browned, small closed tear. Protected by clear removable archival covering. No inscription. Not price clipped. Colour illustrations by Bjorn Berg. Bookseller Inventory # 0014731
Book Description Random House UK, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. We ship International with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! j. Bookseller Inventory # 0091130700D
Book Description Random House UK, 1987. Book Condition: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780091130701-3