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LITTLE FOLKS 1879
Written by W.H.G. Kingston; et al.
Stock no. 1505858
Published by Cassell Petter & Galpin. 1879. Slightly better than good condition.

Brown cloth covers with black and gilt decoration, onlay of small girl to front. B/w illustrations. 380 pages plus book list. Serial stories are Two Fourpenny Bits, Harry Maxwell; or Schoolboy Honour and Over the Rocky Mountains. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby and bottom corner of rear cover damp stained. Yellow tape stuck down full length of front joint, rear joint cracked. One hinge badly cracked. Name in pen and pencil writing about contents to front endpaper. First couple of gatherings pulled. Contents generally clean with some light foxing and browning.

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THE CHILDREN'S PLEASURE BOOK
Written by W.H.G. Kingston; A.G. Forbes; W. Burnett; et al.
Stock no. 1505077
Published by J.S. Virtue & Company Limited. circa 1892. Almost very good condition.

Containing Original Tales, Biographies and Sunday Readings with numerous b/w illustrations. Blue and orange pictorial cloth covers, orange titles to front, gilt to spine. All edges gilt. 254 pages. Spine bumped and worn with nicks to cloth at either end, also browned. Corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and browned with large white paint(?) mark to rear cover. Front joint starting to crack. Dated ink inscription to prelims. Some browning and foxing to contents but generally clean.

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MY FIRST VOYAGE TO SOUTHERN SEAS
Written by W.H.G. Kingston. Illustrated by A. Pearse.
Stock no. 2114867
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very good condition.

The Kingston Library. Blue pictorial cloth covers show man on horse to front cover, ship to spine. Gilt title blocks. Colour frontis, title page and 4 plates. 412 pages plus 4 page book list. Some wear to gilt on spine. Corners are bumped. Some foxing. All plates present.

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PETER THE WHALER
Written by W.H.G. Kingston.
Stock no. 631312
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Circa 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

His Early Life and Adventures In The Arctic Regions. Blue cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. 288 pages. Long inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is badly creased and scuffed.

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OLD JACK
Written by W.H.G. Kingston.
Stock no. 734336
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Kingston Books series. Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and 4 b/w plates. 472 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Tiny foxspots to outer page edges. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-chipped with 0.5" loss at top of spine.

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