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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE FOR 1915 49TH VOL
Written by John Lea; Felix Leigh; et al. Illustrated by A.L. Bowley; Louis Wain; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Frank Adams; et al..
Stock no. 1506908
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Containing the monthly parts for 1914. Blue cloth covers, black decoration, gilt titles to front cover and onlay featuring bears, black titles to spine. Adverts to rear board and endpapers. 12 colour plates, including colour frontis by Wain. Two tone and b/w illustrations. 8.75 x 7". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers darkened in places. Writing worn on spine. Presentation plate to front endpaper and tiny bookseller's label to pastedown. Verso of frontis is slightly grubby. Rest of contents clean but browned.

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OUR HAPPY HOME BOOK
Written by Clifton Bingham; May Byron; Felix Leigh; et al.
Stock no. 1505498
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. circa 1914. Slightly better than good condition.

Stories and Pictures for Little Folk. Green cloth covers, pictorial front cover shows two children at a table reading. 8.5 x 6.25". Colour and b/w illustrations. All edges gilt. Unpaginated. Damp staining to outside edges of covers, more noticeable on back than front, endpapers not affected. Spine darkened with some bumping and wear. A couple of hinges cracked but binding still firm. Large presentation inscription in pen to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to page edges. An odd mark but most pages are clean.

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THE MAKE-BELIEVE STORY BOOK
Written by Isabel M. Peacocke; Felix Leigh; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Anne Anderson; W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1501390
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine, cream pictorial boards. Illustrations include: 2 b/w full-page by Anderson; endpapers by Robinson; 6 b/w illustrations by Wain, one of which is full-page (cats!). Spine bumped and faded. Corners and cover edges worn. Indentation to front cover (on boy's calf). Covers worn and a little grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. A few illustrations have been neatly coloured in including one of the full page Anne Anderson illustrations. Couple of hinges cracked. Very edges of frontis and some plates lightly marked. Some foxing and a few grubby margin marks.

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