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LITTLE MARY AND OTHER STORIES
Written by L.T. Meade.
Stock no. 1318801
Published by W. & R. Chambers. Circa 1901. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth with gilt titles. 136 pages. B/w frontis. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby and marked. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned and vertical crease to front free-endpaper. Grubby fingermarks to contents.

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MERRY WINTER-TIME
Written by L.T. Meade; et al.
Stock no. 1817612
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Circa 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red spine and pictorial front board showing a boy and girl with a dog playing in the snow, Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. Story by L.T. Meade is Snowflake. List of Nister books to rear endpaper and pastedown. Nister book No. 1803. Wear to lower edge of boards exposing surface paper. Boards a little grubby. Gift inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and grubby marks throughout. One page torn at gutter edge and repaired with clear tape (not unsightly).

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THE AUTOCRAT OF THE NURSERY
Written by L.T. Meade. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 2126022
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1884. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt/black titles. B/w illustrations. 2-3" split to base of spine, with some fraying to cloth. A couple of other smaller splits to spine. Browning to spine. Wear and bumping to corners, with some chipping. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby margin marks and foxing.

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TALES TOLD IN THE TWILIGHT
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; L.T. Meade; Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett; Lizzie Mack.
Stock no. 2121587
Published by Ernest Nister. 3rd circa. 1911. Almost very good condition.

An illustrated story book for children. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. First story is "The Door in the Wall" by M.A. Hoyer. 152 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping along edges. Front endpaper appears to be MISSING. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some foxing throughout. 8 colour plates are present.

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LITTLE FOLKS
Written by L.T. Meade; Percy Groves; et al. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; H.R. Millar; et al..
Stock no. 1505857
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1895. Good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth covers show two children in a boat, gilt titles. 6 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. 427 pages. Serial stories are Playmates and True to his colours. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Tiny sharp dent to top edge of front cover. A few marks and light white flecks to covers, small patch of scribble to rear cover. Endpaper and prelims MISSING, first page present is Index page. Some foxing and an odd mark to contents. 5 plates present, frontis missing.

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IN THE CHIMNEY CORNER
Written by G.A. Henty; L.T. Meade; Evelyn Everett-Green; et al. Illustrated by Ada Dennis; E. Stuart Hardy; Hilda K. Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 1405233
Published by Ernest Nister. 1st 1899. Slightly better than good condition.

A volume of original pictures, stories and verses. Edited and arranged by Alfred J. Fuller. Large format. Green cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing three girls reading a book. First story is "Little Mistress Valentia" by Henty. 143 pages. 12 colour plates, b/w illustrations throughout. Spine bumped and worn. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges rubbed. Some scratches and marks to covers. Several hinges cracked. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Small bookseller's label to rear endpaper. Colouring to some b/w illustrations and some page tears. Some page browning and fingering.

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TOLD BY THE FIRESIDE
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; E. Nesbit; L.T. Meade; George Manville Fenn; et al. Illustrated by Marie Seymour Lucas.
Stock no. 1315739
Published by Griffith Farran Okeden & Welsh. circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

A selection of stories, first one being "The Excursion" by E. Nesbit. 16 chromolithograph plates. B/w text illustrations throughout. 88 pages. Cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing 4 children by the fire. Spine bumped and grubby/spotted. Corners worn, covers edge rubbed. Rear cover (white) is grubby. Front joint is partly cracked. One page has been creased at inner margin causing a slightly ragged edge at bottom (binding error). Foxing and some fingering to contents. Some hinges just starting to crack.

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SUNNY DAYS
Written by L.T. Meade; George Manville Fenn; Evelyn Everett-Green; F.E. Weatherly; et al. Illustrated by E. Stuart Hardy; Ada Dennis; et al..
Stock no. 1404989
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1906. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth spine. Cream pictorial boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine is a little faded. Couple of deep scratches to front board. Light marks to rear board. Board edges a little scuffed. Name plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Rear endpaper torn by margin with some browned taped mending a couple of tears. Both joints badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges cracked. Browned tape to hinge of several pages including frontis and title page. One colour plate is creased. Some fingering and page browning otherwise contents are generally clean.

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HAPPY HEARTS AND MERRY EYES
Written by L.T. Meade; Evelyn Everett-Green; L.L. Weedon; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; W. Foster; Gordon Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 1505464
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1922. Almost very good condition.

A book of stories and verses. Large format. Cloth spine with pictorial front board showing children in a cart being pulled by a donkey. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations throughout. First story is "The Goose Step". Stains to both bottom corners and top edge of rear cover. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Rear cover is mottled. Inscription in ink to top edge of front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and page edges. One hinge cracked. Light creasing to top inside corner of all pages. Just an odd mark to contents.

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NISTER'S HOLIDAY ANNUAL FOR 1901
Written by Alfred J. Fuller; George Manville Fenn; L.T. Meade; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1404831
Published by Ernest Nister. 1901. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine, cream boards with picture of children playing hunting to front. Two b/w illustrations by Louis Wain (cats) - one entitled "The Doctor" and the other is double-spread, entitled "The Cats' Excursion". Chromolithograph plates plus b/w and tinted text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Covers edge rubbed, slightly grubby and scratched. Small white mark to spine. Some hinges cracked. Frontis partially detached at bottom of page. Browning and foxing to contents. A few marks otherwise contents generally clean,

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TALES TOLD IN THE TWILIGHT
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; L.T. Meade; Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett; Lizzie Mack.
Stock no. 1314879
Published by Ernest Nister. 3rd circa 1911. Very good condition.

An illustrated story book for children. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. First story is "The Door in the Wall" by M.A. Hoyer. 152 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Rear cover is lightly scuffed. Foxing and page browning to contents.

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IN THE CHIMNEY CORNER
Written by G.A. Henty; L.T. Meade; Evelyn Everett-Green; et al. Illustrated by Ada Dennis; E. Stuart Hardy; Hilda K. Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 2115863
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1911. Very good condition.

A volume of original pictures, stories and verses. Edited and arranged by Alfred J. Fuller. Large format. Grey cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing small girl reading a magazine with 3 kittens watching over her shoulders. First story is "Little Mistress Valentia" by Henty. 143 pages. 12 colour plates, b/w illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges.

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