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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1814729
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Edges rubbed, corner worn. Green stain to rear board. All plates present, one plate worn at edges. A few scattered foxspots and margin marks.

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CHUCKLES
Written by Jessie Pope. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1814678
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Pictorial front cover showing kitten and puppy. Blue cloth spine. 6 Colour plates and other two-tone illustrations. Minimal text in verse below pictures. Edges rubbed, rear board scuffed. All plates present.

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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR CHILDREN
Written by Dorothy Brown; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Jessie Pope; Natalie Joan; Thora Stowell; et al. Illustrated by M.A. Peart; Lilian A. Govey; M. Sankey; C.E. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1506879
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Fair condition.

Large format. Grey paper boards with onlay to front of children sat by trees in blossom listening to story. Colour plates, three-tone and b/w illustrations. First story The House in the Tree. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Onlay to spine very worn. browning to some cover edges. Rear joint broken, some hinges cracked. Endpapers browned. A few grubby marks to contents. Foxing to text block.

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THE TOM-TIT STORY BOOK
Written by Jessie Pope; Elsie Blomfield; Mabel L. Tyrrell; et al. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick; Nina K. Brisley; Gordon Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 1406053
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Slightly better than good condition.

Brown cloth spine. Colour pictorial front board showing two children looking at the tits in the trees. Two colour plates plus b/w illustrations including one by Gordon Robinson. First poem is Flowers for Mummy by Jessie Pope. Spine and corners bumped. Corners very worn. Some surface paper damage to top of front cover. Mark to bottom of front board which also affects rear cover and bottom of last 6 pages. Rear board is grubby and marked.Couple of hinges pulled. Closed tear to side margin of one page. Prize presentation plate to verso of front endpaper. Some light fingering otherwise contents are generally clean.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 9TH YEAR
Written by Mary E. Mann; Theodora Wilson Wilson; Alice Talwin Morris; Jessie Pope; May Byron; et al. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; Frank Adams; T.H. Robinson; Florence Harrison; et al..
Stock no. 1506185
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth covers show boy and girl picking daisies, white titles. Spine shows girl making daisy chain, gilt titles. Illustrated endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 192 pages. All edges gilt. First story - A Little Girl Called Lavender. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few marks to covers, mostly to rear cover. Small previous owner's name and address label to front endpaper. Frontis partially detached with small amount of blue scribble to verso. Some foxing, mainly to prelims and page edges. Just a few marks and fingermarks to contents.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 23RD YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Will H. Ogilvie; Jessie Pope; Evelyn Smith; et al. Illustrated by Frank Adams; Warwick Reynolds; Harry Rountree; et al..
Stock no. 1506153
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth spine, front cover shows girl & boy reading a book on floor. Colour plates. Two-tone & b/w illustrations. Some bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby. Front joint partially cracked, one hinge cracked. Belongs to box on front endpaper completed in pen. Light foxing, fingermarks and a few marks to contents but many ages are clean. All plates present.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 23RD YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Will H. Ogilvie; Jessie Pope; Evelyn Smith; et al. Illustrated by Frank Adams; Warwick Reynolds; Harry Rountree; et al..
Stock no. 1506036
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1926. Fair condition.

Orange cloth spine, front cover shows girl & boy reading a book on floor. Colour plates. Two-tone & b/w illustrations. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Joints badly cracked, holding by threads, a few hinges cracked too so binding feels weak. Colouring to some b/w illustrations. Last text page partially detached. A few marks to contents. All plates present but one is detached.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1506011
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. A few small marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Some light foxing and a few marks to contents but generally clean. All plates present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1911
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Jessie Pope; Gladys Davidson; A.L. Harris; et al. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse; Thomas Maybank; Jessie Pope; et al..
Stock no. 1506006
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine, gold pictorial boards with front cover showing girl in white dress and cap with a dog. 12 coloured plates numerous b/w illustrations. First story - The Soldiers. Spine bumped, worn and darkened. Corners bumped and worn. A couple of heavy bumps to cover edges. A few light scratches to covers. A couple of hinges cracked at start of book, first gathering pulled. Contents generally clean but with some browning and foxing.

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THE ROUNDABOUT STORY BOOK
Written by Stan Hope; Jessie Pope; Evelyn Stebbing; et al. Illustrated by Frank Adams; C.E.B. Bernard; Ernest A. Aris; Leigh Kidman; Harry Woolley; et al..
Stock no. 1505806
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children on fairground ride. Colour and b/w illustrations. Stories and rhymes. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers a bit grubby and marked, pen sum written to front cover. Ink inscription to front pastedown. Some light foxing and a couple of grubby fingermarks to contents.

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FROLICSOME FRIENDS
Written by Jessie Pope. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1505789
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Slightly better than very good condition.

Paper spine, pictorial front cover shows dog and cat riding a donkey. 12 colour plates plus full page b/w illustrations, all with 4 line rhyme to bottom of page. 10.5 x 8". Minimal bumping and wear to spine and corners. Just an odd mark to contents. All plates present.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 10TH YEAR
Written by Theodora Wilson Wilson; Alice Talwin Morris; Jessie Pope; May Byron; et al. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; Helen Stratton; H.M. Brock; Florence Harrison; et al..
Stock no. 1505764
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1913. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black titles and vignette, pictorial front cover shows boy tying skates on girl. Illustrated endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 192 pages. Spine bumped, worn and slightly darkened. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Rear cover grubby. Rear joint just starting to crack. Ink inscription in belongs to box. Light foxing and a few marks to contents but most pages are clean.

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