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THE OXFORD ANNUAL FOR CHILDREN 17TH YEAR
Written by Margaret Baker; Charles S. Bayne; Cecily M. Rutley; Cicely Englefield; et al. Illustrated by Mary Strange Reeve; Grace Lodge; M.A. Peart; A.H. Watson; Florence Harrison; et al..
Stock no. 2132699
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Almost very good condition.

Large, heavy format. Red boards with large pictorial onlays to spine and front board (showing children playing with kites). Pictorial endpapers. Colour plates and illustrations in colour and b/w throughout. First story is "The Robber Baron". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some surface paper damage to rear cover. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing throughout.

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A HOUSE FOR A MOUSE
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1816547
Published by John Murray. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

The mouse that wanted a house of her own. Brown and cream pictorial boards. Green cloth spine. Delightful woodcuts throughout. 7 x 5". 41 pages plus booklist. Green cloth spine faded and foxed but title to spine still bright. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Contents clean.

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BILLY WINKS
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1816409
Published by John Murray. 1st 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of an impertinent lizard and how he lost his tail. Fuschia and green pictorial boards. Delightful woodcuts throughout. 41pp plus booklist. 6.75 x 5". Light rubbing to board edges. Fading to top and tail of cloth spine. Blue pencil crayon scribble to front board. Contents clean. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few chips which affect 'Bil' of the title to spine (missing).

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 28TH YEAR
Written by Norman Hunter; Cicely Englefield; Barbara Euphan Todd; Cicely Mary Barker; et al. Illustrated by S.G. Hulme Beaman; H.M. Brock; Harry Rountree; Cicely Mary Barker; Rene Bull; et al..
Stock no. 1505762
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial front board by Topham showing children with puppies. Cream Spine with black titles and vignette. Orange and green flowered endpapers. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations throughout. First story is "The Hole In The Road" by Madeline Barnes. Spine bumped. Corners and cover edges are bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby with light scratches to front cover. Both joints and a couple of hinges starting to crack. A couple of margin tears. Puzzle partially completed. Some foxing and browning. Contents generally clean. All colour illustrations present.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 28TH YEAR
Written by Norman Hunter; Cicely Englefield; Barbara Euphan Todd; Cicely Mary Barker; et al. Illustrated by S.G. Hulme Beaman; H.M. Brock; Harry Rountree; Cicely Mary Barker; Rene Bull; et al..
Stock no. 1505561
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

Pictorial front board by Topham showing children with puppies. Cream Spine with black titles and vignette. Orange and green flowered endpapers. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations throughout. First story is "The Hole In The Road" by Madeline Barnes. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges, tiny split to base of spine. Front cover is grubby with some scratches and pencil marks. Both joints cracked showing webbing beneath, front endpaper detached, rear endpaper almost detached with ragged edges. A couple of hinges cracked. Colouring to a couple of illustrations and crossword completed in pencil. Contents generally clean. Odd margin tear. All plates present but one has a tear and the frontis is partially detached.

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CONNIE THE COW
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1502127
Published by John Murray. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with cream illustrated boards. B/w illustrations. 39 numbered pages plus book list. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Rear cover slightly grubby. Endpapers browned. Neat ink inscription to prelims. A few marks and grubby fingermarks to contents.

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BENNIE BLACK LAMB
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1207947
Published by John Murray. 1st 1938. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. Grey cloth spine, pale blue pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Contents fine, spine browned.

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A HOUSE FOR A MOUSE
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1502014
Published by John Murray. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

James and Jemima (harvest mice) look for a house of their own. Yellow pictorial paperboards. B/w woodcuts throughout. Small format 7 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned and covers a little grubby. Small bookseller's sticker to bottom corner of front endpaper. Some foxing.

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KATIE THE CATERPILLAR
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1801047
Published by John Murray. 1st 1933. Almost very good condition.

The story of a little tufty caterpillar... Green cloth spine, cream pictorial paper boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. 39 pages plus 6 pages of publisher adverts to rear. Spine browned, top of spine worn affecting 'Katie' in the title on the spine. Covers a little grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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GEORGE AND ANGELA
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 657651
Published by John Murray. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Green pictorial boards. Charming scraperboard pictures of the two little mice. Corners slightly rubbed. Spine faded. A nice copy.

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