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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 17TH YEAR
Written by Annie Matheson; Norman Gale; Hilda Hart; Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell; M. Bowley; Agnes Richardson; et al..
Stock no. 2129327
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Pictorial onlay to front cover shows two girls on a sledge. Pale green floral endpapers. Colour plates, two-tone and b/w text illustrations. All edges gilt. First story is "The Three Princesses". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Front joint is cracked and partially repaired. Name in ink to half-title page and transferred to verso of front endpaper. Frontis is partially detached. Foxing. Some margin marks; colouring to some illustrations.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 26TH YEAR
Written by Norman Gale; Jessie Attwell; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Hilda Cowham; Arthur A. Dixon; et al..
Stock no. 2120401
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Edited by Capt. Edric Vredenberg. Stories, songs and poems. Front cover shows young girl holding mistletoe above her collie dog. Red cloth spine. Colour plates, numerous b/w & two-tone illustrations. Preface is entitled 'Poppy Heads and Dandelion Clocks'. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners; some chipping. Faded spine. Partially cross out inscription in ink to front endpaper. Name and address label to front pastedown. Small inscription to rear endpaper. Some foxing and browning; grubby margin marks.

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SONGS FOR LITTLE PEOPLE
Written by Norman Gale. Illustrated by Helen Stratton.
Stock no. 2119086
Published by Archibald Constable & Company. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles and decorations. B/w text illustrations throughout. A book of poetry for children. 110 pages, top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are unevenly darkened/grubby. Front free endpaper has top half cut off; inscription in pencil. A little foxing; some browning; a few margin mark.s

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SUCH FUN
Written by Norman Gale; Grace C. Floyd; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 2119056
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine with black title. Father Tuck's 'Children's Own' Library. Colour frontis. Two-tone illustrations by Wain throughout - all pussy cats! Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Scuffing and chipping along cover edges. Front board is a little bowed. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and grubby marks, mostly to endpapers and page margins.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 26TH YEAR
Written by Norman Gale; Jessie Attwell; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Hilda Cowham; Arthur A. Dixon; et al..
Stock no. 1315209
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Edited by Capt. Edric Vredenberg. Stories, songs and poems. Front cover shows young girl holding mistletoe above her collie dog. Red cloth spine. Colour plates, numerous b/w & two-tone illustrations. Preface is entitled 'Poppy Heads and Dandelion Clocks'. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cover edges worn. Lower edges spine and covers are browned. Endpapers browned. Some light fingering to page edges else contents clean.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 20TH YEAR
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Norman Gale; Adela Wilkins; Grace C. Floyd; et al. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Louis Wain; Rosa C. Petherick; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 1315207
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1918. Good condition.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt titles and vignette to front cover (showing 3 children and a puppy). Colour plates plus b/w and two-tone text illustrations. First story is "Behind the Green Door". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some rubbing to cloth. Joints and some hinges are held together with magic tape. Inscripiton in ink to front endpaper. Heavy foxing and some page browning.

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PLAYFELLOWS
Written by Hilda Hart; Norman Gale; Grace C. Floyd. Illustrated by G.H. Thompson; Agnes Richardson; Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1306716
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1920. Almost very good condition.

Father Tuck's Golden Gift series. Red cloth spine, pictorial boards with front showing dog and puppy. Colour frontis plate, b/w and two-tone illustrations to text. First verse is "Good Manners and Bad". Quite a few cat illustrations by Wain. Spine slightly bumped. Corners worn and cover edges rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper (ink thumb print to top edge of same page). Page browning and some small marks to margins else clean.

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MERRY TIMES WITH LOUIS WAIN
Written by Dorothy Black; Grace C. Floyd; Norman Gale; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 1301141
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series. Red cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Front cover shows a cat and dog. Colour frontis. Two-tone illustrations throughout, mainly cats. Spine bumped. Corners worn with slight loss of surface paper. Small pieces of loss to surface paper at cover edges. One hinge cracked. Front joint starting to crack. Light foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents. A nice copy.

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