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THE SLEEPY-SONG BOOK
Written by Eugene Field; May Byron; Florence Campbell. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2130746
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Music by H.A.J. Campbell. Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front cover. 13 colour plates. 83 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few small chips to cover edges. Spotting/fading to spine. Scuffing to onlay. Foxing to some pages throughout, but heaviest to outer page edges. All plates present.

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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie; May Byron. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2127844
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black titles and illustrations. Retold by May Byron for Boys and Girls, with the Approval of the Author. 10 beautiful colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 128 pages. Spine is browned, with a few nicks and chips. Front cover is a bit bowed. Corners are bumped. Uneven spotting/damp marking to rear cover. Bookplates to front pastedown and front endpaper. Some foxing, mostly to endpapers and outer page edges. A few grubby margin marks. All plates present.

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HUMPTY AND DUMPTY THEIR ADVENTURES
Written by May Byron. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2127170
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

Square buff boards, black titles; colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Part of the Cecil Aldin's Happy Family series. Colour illustrations. Damp stain to spine, spreading out to front cover. Browning and foxing to covers and pages.

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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie; May Byron. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2124967
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 6th 1951. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Retold for Boys and Girls by Byron. Large format. Blue cloth with dark illustrations and gilt titles. 12 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. 188 pages. Bumping to corners. A few mottled fade marks to spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some grubby marks and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has front flap MISSING, with creasing, tears and chips; loss to top and tail of spine and corners. Wrapper is also grubby.

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BLACKIE'S STORY-TIME BOOK
Written by Chris Tent; Gladys Davidson; Theodora Wilson Wilson; May Byron; Florence Harrison; et al. Illustrated by Agnes Richardson; Thomas Maybank; Harold C. Earnshaw; Louis Wain; Florence Harrison; N. Buchanan; Hilda Cowham; H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 2124405
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine with black title. Pictorial paper boards show young boy saluting behind a young girl waving a handkerchief. Colour plates & b/w illustrations. A book of stories by various authors and illustrated by various illustrators. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to spine. Scuffing and marks to covers, with heavy wear and chipping to corners. Some foxing and finger marks.

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PETER PAN AND WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie; May Byron. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1507691
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1935. Good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 12 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Large format. 128 pages. Front cover stained and a little staining to edges of rear cover. A little wear to spine and corners. Belongs to box completed in pen. A few foxspots. All plates present, light browning to their margins. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chip to top edge of front panel and 1.5" hole to front fold. Also browned and grubby.

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THE SLEEPY-SONG BOOK
Written by Eugene Field; May Byron; Florence Campbell. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1506909
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1915. Almost very good condition.

Music by H.A.J. Campbell. Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front cover. 13 colour plates. 83 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Wear and a few marks to onlay. Spine lightly browned and gilt darkened. Rear cover slightly grubby with a few light scratches. Small ink blot affects top edge of pages 28/29. Top page corners lightly creased from bumped corners. A few small marks to endpapers. Light foxing and a few fingermarks to contents. All plates present.

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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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ROMPING TIMES
Written by Ascott R. Hope; May Byron; Nancy M. Hayes; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al. Illustrated by Ethel K. Burgess; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; K. Nixon; et al..
Stock no. 1505782
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Green spine, red pictorial boards show three children dancing in a circle. 4 colour plates and b/w illustrations. Stories and rhymes. Spine bumped at top and bottom and about 1" from bottom. Wear to corners and top corners bumped. A couple of light scratches to covers. Endpapers browned, front endpaper is marked, name and address erased from pastedown. A few hinges cracked but binding firm. Odd fox spot otherwise contents clean. 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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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. 2120893
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1915. Almost 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. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A little chipping to some corners. Scuffing to covers. Some foxing and browning. Odd margin mark.

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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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