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A RIDE TO PICTURELAND
Written by Dorothea Moore; Ethel Talbot; John Lea; Queenie Scott-Hopper; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Joyce Lankester Brisley; Audrey J. Watson; Harry B. Neilson; A.L. Bowley; et al..
Stock no. 2129171
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Front cover shows a young woman driving with a dog in the passenger seat. First story is 'Great-Great-Grandmother's Christmas' by Moore. Colour plates and line drawings. Spine is faded, browned and has split to base; some chipping. Scuffing marks to covers. Bumping and wear to corners. Title page is MISSING! A few hinges are pulled. Browning to outer page edges and some page margins, which also have a few small tears. A reading copy.

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LUCIE ATTWELL'S CHILDREN'S BOOK
Written by Mabel Lucie Attwell; Christine Weatherly; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; John Lea; et al. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1507693
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. circa 1933. Slightly better than good condition.

Orange boards, pictorial onlay to front cover shows girl playing piano, onlay to spine shows toys in boat. Colour and three tone plates plus b/w text illustrations. Contains short stories and verse. Spine bumped and worn, splits to ends, vertical crease to centre, onlay slightly grubby with a little damage to edges. Minimal bumping and wear to corners. Covers a little grubby with light scratches to front cover. Front joint is broken but is being held in place by threads from binding. First two gatherings pulled so feel loose. A couple of hinges cracked. Tear to bottom of rear endpaper close to spine. A few fox spots to edges.

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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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THE MERRY BOOK FOR GIRLS AND BOYS
Written by Agness E. Cash; Nina K. Brisley; John Lea; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; M. Dorothy Hardy; A.L. Bowley; et al..
Stock no. 1406210
Published by Partridge. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front board showing a girl and a boy with a boat. Red titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. First story is Mrs. Orpington's Odd Chicken by Agness E. Cash. Spine bumped and browned. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Rear cover is grubby. Front board slightly rubbed. Remains of book label to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers, title page and some page edges. Some hinges cracked. Foxing mainly to page edges. One plate creased at top corner. Dusty marks to last page of text, although text is still legible.

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JUST WHAT I LIKE
Written by John Lea; D.M. Percy Smith; Madeline Barnes; Cecily M. Rutley; et al. Illustrated by Peter Fraser; Harold Earnshaw; G.W. Goss; et al..
Stock no. 1505791
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1948. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards with green cloth spine. A collection of short stories by various authors. 8 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. First story 'Bobby's Ride'. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Small patch of surface paper damage and pen word by title. Rear cover slightly grubby. Prize plate to front pastedown. 2" tear to title page alongside spine. Name in pen in belongs to box. Dot-to-dot completed in pencil. Light foxing.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE 1901
Written by John Lea; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1405283
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. 1901. Slightly better than good condition.

Volume XXXVI. Blue spine. Pictorial front board showing a young girl being held on a horse which is being led by a boy. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations including several Louis Wain. 188 pages. 8.75" x 7". Spine bumped and worn with a few small white marks. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges a little rubbed. Covers grubby. Front joint cracked showing webbing beneath and rear joint beginning to crack. Some foxing and light fingering otherwise contents clean. Endpapers browned.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE 1917
Written by John Lea; et al. Illustrated by Harold C. Earnshaw; Ernest A. Aris; A.L. Bowley; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al..
Stock no. 1405282
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1917. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children looking at rabbit peeping out of snow. Adverts to rear cover and endpapers. Colour plates and blue and white illustrations. 188 pages. First story Daisy, Tom and Bertram. Spine bumped, worn and browned. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges worn. Covers are grubby. Creasing to front cover. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Browning to page edges and a few light foxspots. Small tears to margins of some plates. 51st volume.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE FOR 1915
Written by John Lea; et al. Illustrated by A.L. Bowley; Louis Wain; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al..
Stock no. 1405281
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1915. Slightly better than good condition.

Containing the monthly parts for 1914. Blue cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing two children feeding a robin. 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 bumped and worn with a little fraying to cloth at the bottom. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges rubbed with bottom of rear board being worn with a couple of small areas of surface paper damage. A few scratches to rear cover. Joints cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges also cracked. Prize presentation plate to middle of front pastedown. Pages browned.

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THE INFANT'S MAGAZINE
Written by John Dew; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Ethel Talbot; John Lea; Mabel M. Stevenson; et al. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Chris Temple; Ruth Cobb; Joan Hoyle; et al..
Stock no. 1315750
Published by Partridge. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two young boys, one on a toy horse trying to jump a chair. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped. Corners bumped and worn, covers edge worn. Name and address in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and general grubbiness to contents throughout. Some hinges are cracked causing contents to be a little loose. One plate has 2" tear at top of inner margin.

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INFANT'S MAGAZINE
Written by M.C. Midwinter; Agness E. Cash; John Lea; et al. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Ruth Cobb; L.R. Brightwell; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1315634
Published by Partridge. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two girls in party hats, one holding a red cracker and one blowing up a green balloon. First story is "The Valley of Content". 3 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Covers edge worn, rear cover is slightly marked. Spine is slightly bumped and browned. Name in crayon (lilac) to front endpaper. Foxing to contents, some hinges cracked and some small margin tears.

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OUR LITTLE DOTS VOLUME XVI
Written by Constance M. Lowe; John Lea; Marian Isabel Hurrell; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Walton Corbould; Sybil Scott; Felix Leigh; et al..
Stock no. 1505458
Published by The Religious Tract Society. circa 1902. Almost very good condition.

Pretty Pictures and Stories for Little Girls and Boys. Pictorial front cover shows two children eating cherries, black title to spine, adverts to rear cover. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 188 pages plus adverts. Spine bumped and worn, edges starting to crack with some loss of surface. Corners worn. Covers slightly grubby and browned. One hinge cracked and front joint just starting to crack. Name and date in ink to verso of frontis. Just a little foxing and an odd mark to contents.

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PARTRIDGE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL - 5TH YEAR
Written by Dorothea Moore; John Lea; Fay Inchfawn; et al. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Louis Wain; Harold C. Earnshaw; Savile Lumley; Margaret Tarrant; Chris Temple; et al..
Stock no. 1505453
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. circa 1913. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine with black titles and black vignette, pictorial front board shows small girl riding on shoulders of older girl. Advert to rear cover. Blue pictorial endpapers. Colour plates, two-tone and b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped with a few small, light marks. Wear to corners and cover edges. Rear cover slightly grubby. Paper covering rear joint split for 1" at top and bottom. Nick to outside edge of front endpaper. Dated ink inscription to verso of frontis. A couple of hinges cracked. Brown mark, mostly to inner margins of two pages, one of which is a two-tone illustration page. A few fox spots and fingermarks but generally clean otherwise.

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