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Mrs. Herbert Strang

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PRETTY PUSSY'S PLAY BOOK
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; Vernon Stokes; Lilian A. Govey; et al..
Stock no. 1505378
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. circa 1920. Almost very good condition.

Mrs. Strang's Play Books series. Unbreakable Books. 9 x 7.5". Pictorial boards show kittens and puppy to front, cow and cats to rear. Board pages, 10 illustrations internally including inside covers with two lines of text below each, 4 are by Sowerby. Pages bound with strips of tape. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers a little grubby. Name and price in pencil to top margin on inside of front cover. Grubby marks to margins. Illustrations still bright.

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LITTLE CHICKS PLAY BOOK
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by E. Dorothy Rees; Millicent Sowerby; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1404750
Published by Humphrey Milford. Slightly better than good condition.

Mrs. Strang's Play Books series. A board book which opens front and rear. 6 board pages printed on both sides with small sentence of text below large colour illustrations. Corners bumped and worn. Cloth on edges is fraying in a couple of places. Front board browned and a bit grubby. Surface paper damage to bottom of rear board which has a couple of marks and is grubby. Browning and a few margin marks to contents

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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..
Stock no. 1505127
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1927. Very good condition.

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. 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.

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THE HIDEAWAY-FOUR
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2117232
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Circa 1928. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. The Little Giant Books Series. Colour frontis by Sowerby, b/w illustrations throughout by Lodge. Some light bumping and wear to top and tail of spine. Presentation plate tipped in to front endpaper, which also has name in pencil. Light page browning.

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THE BIG BOOK FOR TINIES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; Enid Warne Browne; B. Butler; et al..
Stock no. 1503943
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. circa 1932. Slightly better than good condition.

Matt pictorial paper boards entitled 'Baby's Play Time' to front depicting small girl pulling doll in trolley, dark red titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour plates, two tone and b/w illustrations. First story is Mrs Brown Hen. Large print text. Edited by Strang. Spine is bumped and worn with some loss of surface paper at either end also slightly faded and marked. Corners and cover edges worn. Covers a bit grubby and scuffed. Front joint cracked next to frontis. Rear joint and some hinges also cracked. Browning to endpapers and prelims, heavy foxing to contents. Small dated inscription to prelims. One plate detached and has large corner crease. Creasing to title page.

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THE RED UMBRELLA
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang.
Stock no. 2115778
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Circa 1930. Very good condition.

The Little Giant Books. Colour pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine an corners. Wear along cover edges. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing.

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PICTURE AND PLAY
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by E. Dorothy Rees; Millicent Sowerby; et al..
Stock no. 2114437
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Very good condition.

Mrs. Strang's Playbooks series. The Unbreakable Books. A board book with 6 thick board pages, each with large colour illustrations and a couple of sentences below. Pages bound together with cloth ribbon. Some scuffing to covers. Grubby margin marks. Corners are bumped.

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COME OUT TO PLAY
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang.
Stock no. 1108873
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1918. Almost very good condition.

Home and Abroad Series. Cloth spine, stiff cardwarps with paper covering. Front cover shows a young girl on her horse jumping a fence. First story is A Visit to the Country. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. Large print. Edges rubbed, corner worn. Creasing to front board. 2" tear to paper covering on rear cover. Foxing mainly to endpapers and prelims.

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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 1311212
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Light damp stain to lower edge of rear cover. Foxing to contents. Some hinges cracked. Dustwrapper is worn and torn with large sections of loss, front flap is almost detached and rear panel/flap are grubby.

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THE BIG BOOK OF SCHOOL STORIES FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Evelyn Simms; Dorothea Moore; Josephine Elder; Jessie McAlpine; et al. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston; Cuneo; Grace Lodge; et al..
Stock no. 1311209
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. circa 1932. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine, front shows "The Captain of the Boats". First story is "The Bach Prelude" by Simms. 4 colour plates, b/w illustrations throughout. Spine bumped, corners slightly worn. Small white mark to top corner of front cover. Small ink stamp to front endpaper. In inscription to verso of frontis. Foxing throughout. Some hinges cracked.

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THE BIG BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; C. Bernard Rutley; E.E. Cowper; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Mary S. Reeve; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1311175
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1932. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine. Front shows a girl on the river. First story is "Judy and the Treasure" by Agnes Frome. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some light scuffing to rear cover. Endpapers lightly browned. Prize plate to verso of frontis. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Some light foxing and page browning else contents clean.

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THE BIG BOOK FOR TINIES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang.
Stock no. 1806834
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Matt pictorial paper boards entitled 'The Morning Walk' to front depicting two young children with a wheelbarrow and green umbrella. Pink titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour plates & two tone illustrations. First story is 'When Master Came Home'. Covers scuffed and a little grubby. Corners worn. Some creasing to contents. One or two hinges pulled. Generally a clean copy.

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