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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES

Written by Robert Louis Stevenson
Illustrated by Charles Robinson
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head

A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1318197
1912. Hardback. Very good condition.

Red cloth covers, elaborate gilt decorations. New edition. 136 numbered pages plus booklist to rear. Spine slightly bumped. Some slight rubbing to cover edges. Endpapers browned. Contents clean.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Tasha Tudor.
Stock no. 2130790
1st thus. 1999. Hardback. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and blind title to front cover. Colour illustrations. Originally published 1891, this is the Revised format edition. ISBN: 0689818823. Small damp marks along bottom edges of covers. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Helen Smithson.
Stock no. 2130100
1st thus. 1998. Hardback. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Michael Rosen. Attractive blue pictorial cloth. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Slip case is very good - a little fading; small area of surface paper damage to one edge.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2127785
2nd. 1896. Hardback. Very good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. B/w text illustrations. 136 pages plus publication list to rear. All edges gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to page margins.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 1317445
1st thus. 1947. Hardback. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Wood engravings by Hassall. Cream buckram with gilt title to spine. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is price-cut and edge worn with a couple of neat magic tape repairs on verso. Rear panel is slightly grubby and spine is slightly faded.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1814763
1st. 1908. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 125 pages. Top edge gilt. Boards a little marked but gilt to front still bright. Cloth backstrip has been re-glued directly to spine, loss to top & tail, touched up with blue ink to sides. Rear hinge pulled. A few marks to contents. A few scattered foxspots. One plate has a corner crease.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2123709
Circa. 1918. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth covers, gilt titles, colour illustration to front and spine. B/w text illustrations throughout, 8 colour plates. Illustrated endpapers. 152 pages + 8 pages of adverts. 9.25 x 6.25". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of small splits to top and tail of spine, with a little fraying to cloth. Browning to a couple of cover edges. Foxing throughout. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper.,
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1316809
circa. 1910. Hardback. Very good condition.

Cream cloth covers, gilt titles, colour illustration to front and spine. B/w text illustrations throughout, 8 colour plates. Illustrated endpapers. 152 pages + 8 pages of adverts. 9.25 x 6.25". Spine and corners bumped. Title and decoration to spine slightly rubbed. Small mark to base of spine/front edge and a light mark across front cover. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Front joint cracked. Some page browning, foxing and fingering.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1406505
1906. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. B/w text illustrations. 136 pages plus publication list to rear. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers lightly marked. Blue pen line down front joint. Light browning to endpapers. Some fingering otherwise contents generally clean. Couple of scratches to gilt edges.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1506917
1st. 1908. Hardback. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 125 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned with a few white marks. A few marks to covers. Front joint cracked. Pen inscription to verso of front endpaper and school plate to front pastedown. 4" tear to page 115/6 and tear to top edge of 117/8, both repaired with clear tape which is now yellowed. Endpapers browned. Some foxing to text block and page edges.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1506420
1st. 1896. Hardback. Slightly better than good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. B/w text illustrations. 136 pages plus publication list to rear. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped. A few small marks to covers. Some of gilt on spine rubbed. Name and date in pencil to front endpaper, ink inscription to prelims. Neat colouring to about 4 small illustrations. One hinge starting to crack. Browning to endpapers. Some foxing, mostly to endpapers and text block but some to contents. Also a couple of marks to contents and 20 in pencil to margin of one page.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1405312
1919. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover plus gilt title to spine. 12 beautiful colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 125 pages, top edge blue. Spine and corners bumped. Spine browned and gilt dulled. Light browning to page edges. Small booksellers label to bottom of rear pastedown. Endpapers and frontis tissue guard browned. Small bump affecting bottom of last 22 pages of text. Foxing throughout but mostly to page margins.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1404868
1st. 1908. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 125 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine bumped and browned. Cloth split at top. Corners bumped and worn. Top of boards browned. Inscription in ink to prelim. Endpapers browned. Stitching to top of one gathering of pages undone. Some foxing and light fingering otherwise contents generally clean.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1314448
1st. 1896. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. B/w text illustrations. 136 pages plus publication list to rear. Edges untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Light mark to rear cover. Name and date in ink to front fly-leaf. Foxing to contents and some light fingermarks to page margins. A couple of pages have been roughly opened at rear of book.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1314089
circa. 1920. Hardback. Good condition.

Grey cloth covers, gilt titles, colour illustration to front and spine. B/w text illustrations throughout, 8 colour plates. Illustrated endpapers. 152 pages + 8 pages of adverts. 9.25 x 6.25". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers grubby and slightly mottled to rear cover. Inscription in ink and some erased pencil writing to front fly-leaf. Heavy foxing and some grubby fingermarks to contents.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 1202891
1st. 1931. Hardback. Large format. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Brown cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. Pretty colour plates. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Corners bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Page corner tips lightly creased. Foxing to contents else clean.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 379828
1st. 1931. Hardback. Large format. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Brown cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. Pretty colour plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few light marks to covers. Small closed tears to margins of two plates. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins (affecting a couple of plates - pictures remain bright). Foxing to page edges. A nice copy of a scarce edition.
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Henriette Willebeek Le Mair.
Stock no. 738815
1st. 1931. Hardback. Large format. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Brown cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. Pretty colour plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Cover edges very very slightly grubby. Large but light foxspots throughout. One plate was detached, now reinserted but with slightly ragged edges. A nice copy of the first edition.
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