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GRANDMOTHER DEAR
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1317965
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1895. Good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue title to spine and decorations to front cover. Gilt title to front. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine and cover edges browned. Front free-endpaper is missing. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 26
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; Edward S. Ellis; et al.
Stock no. 1317860
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1887. Almost very good condition.

New and Enlarged series. Blue cloth spine, pictorial front board showing girl looking out window towards a dog. 3 colour plates plus b/w illustrations throughout. 380 pages. Serial stories are Aunt Clotilda's Guests and The Boy-Hunters of Kentucky. Spine and corners bumped. Covers edge worn, a little grubby and scuffed. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents. I can only see two colour plates in this volume so possibly one is missing?

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OPPOSITE NEIGHBOURS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by W.J. Morgan.
Stock no. 2128345
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Peach pictorial cloth. Colour & b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers, with some scuffs. Some grubby marks and foxspots to pages.

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THE GIRLS AND I
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 1208826
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1892. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black title and vignette plus gilt border to front. Gilt title and decorations to spine. 192 pages. 7 full-page b/w illustrations. One plate missing. Spine browned. Covers slightly soiled. Endpapers browned, rear endpaper soiled. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents very good.

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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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THE TALKING CLOCK AND THE STORIES IT TOLD
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; M.A. Hoyer; S. Emily Bennett; F.E. Weatherly; Mrs. Macquoid; et al. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett.
Stock no. 1405317
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1892. Slightly better than good condition.

Edited and Arranged by Robert Ellice Mack. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two girls sat looking up at a clock. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine a little bumped. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Covers scratched. Marks (possibly damp?) to top of front board. Small area of surface paper damage to rear board. Boards generally grubby. Some hinges cracked. Several pages at the beginning of the book detached.Small tear to inner margin of front endpaper. Browning to page edges. Some foxing and fingering to contents.

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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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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 39
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; Henry Frith; Hartley Richards; et al.
Stock no. 1315195
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1894. Very good condition.

Burgundy pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 6 beautiful chromolithograph plates with tissue-guards. B/w text illustrations. 427 pages plus publication list, all edges gilt. Serial stories are Sheila's Mystery by Molesworth, Lionel's Loadstone, Butterfly-Blue and the Princess Lilybud. Spine and corners bumped. Light damp(?) staining to front cover and spine. Foxing to contents else clean.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 26
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; et al. Illustrated by Alice Havers; Walter Paget; et al..
Stock no. 1315182
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1888. Almost very good condition.

Issues 609 to 631 bound together and including "The House of Surprises" by L.T.Meade bound in at the back "being the Little Folks Annual for 1888" which includes a colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt. 2 other colour plates. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers lightly browned. Ink name stamp to front endpaper. Some foxing.

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THE CHILD'S PICTORIAL ANNUAL VOLUME 1896
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; Theodore Wood; et al. Illustrated by W.J. Morgan; et al..
Stock no. 1505177
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1896. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth covers, red and black titles, small vignette of three girls. Colour and b/w text illustrations. Most illustrations by W.J. Morgan, many illustrations not attributed. First story is A Remarkable Chicken by Mrs. Molesworth. 192 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby. Some ripples to cloth (binding error?). Both joints starting to crack. Corner missing from page 15. Some browning and marks to contents but 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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THE CUCKOO CLOCK
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1314811
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Beige cloth with dark blue titles and pale blue birds/butterfly decorations. 4 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Tiny dent to lower edge of rear cover. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing, mainly to prelims. There is a musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is heavily foxed on verso and flaps, is a little edge chipped with a small piece of loss to top edge of rear panel.

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