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THE GREAT BOOK FOR CHILDREN

Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang
Published by Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press

THE GREAT BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Florence Harrison.
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1928. Hardback.

Pictorial paper boards entitled 'Fairy Lights' shows children with Chinese lanterns. Colour frontis by Florence Harrison plus b/w and two-tone illustrations (one or two by F.Harrison). Large print.

Almost very good condition. Spine and corners worn, spine faded. Rear cover is scratched and slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Heavy foxing to contents. Some hinges cracked.

Stock no. 1317506

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THE GREAT BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang.
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Hardback.

Pictorial boards and spine. Front board shows two children on a swing "ever so high!". First story is "Six and Twenty Fairy Cows". Colour frontis. B/w and two-tone illustrations to text.

Slightly better than good condition. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby and scuffed. Remains of postage stamp to front endpaper, remains of small label to rear pastedown. Ink name stamp to verso of frontis. Joints and a couple of hinges cracked. Foxing to text block.

Stock no. 1506876

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THE GREAT BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang, et al. Illustrated by Mary S. Reeve, Ernest A. Aris, Anne Anderson, May Smith, et al..
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1927. Hardback.

Edited by Mrs Strang. Pictorial boards and spine. Front board showing 'By The Sea'. Colour frontis, two-tone and b/w illustrations. First story: The Secret of the Lake.

Very good condition. Spine and corners bumped with wear. Spine browned. Covers slightly grubby and scuffed. Small bookseller's label to front pastedown. Some hinges starting to crack. Endpapers browned. Contents are generally clean with some light foxing to page edges.

Stock no. 1505127

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