Rupert Bear 1951 - loved these rhyming stories My favourite book as a child

The New Rupert Book 1951 Annual cover, written and illustrated by Alfred Bestall, and published by Daily Express.

A facsimile of the 1963 Rupert Bear Annual which contains 5 adventures. This annual has been reproduced as close to the original as possible.

Rupert Annual, United Kingdom, illustrated by Alfred Bestall, published by Oldbourne Book Co. under license from The Daily Express.

A bunch of Rupert Annuals. http://www.vintagecobweb.com/2013/06/rupert-bear-annuals-cute-to.html

A bunch of Rupert Annuals. http://www.vintagecobweb.com/2013/06/rupert-bear-annuals-cute-to.html

Rupert's Own Countryside, Nutwood Hills (1962) Alfred Bestall's illustrations possess– or, at least, evoke within me – a sense of yearning, a deep-seated longing for the safe, secure happiness of the days of my youth: when the future still stretched limitlessly before me filled with unquestioned hopefulness...

When commenting on Alfred Bestall, the universally accepted all-time greatest illustrator of Rupert the bear, it would be churlish not .

Rupert Bear and his Dad go shopping at the seaside

Rupert Bear and his Dad go shopping at the seaside

Rupert Bear and the Gnomes

Rupert Bear and the Gnomes

Rupert Bear gets a new scarf

Rupert Bear gets a new scarf

Rupert Bear with Holmes and Watson

Rupert Bear with Doctor Watson and Sherlock Holmes.

Rupert Bear shows off his new sleigh

Rupert Bear shows off his new sleigh

Rupert Bear the spy

Rupert Bear the spy

Rupert Bear - The official Followers of Rupert Bear Website

Rupert in Print - 1951

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