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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK SAMBO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1321683
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Edition. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 61 pages. Small format, 5.5 x 4". ISBN: 0701100222. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small biro mark to front free-endpaper. Some light finger creases else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and slightly grubby to rear panel.

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THE HUNTED PICCANINNIES
Written by W.M. Fleming. Illustrated by Kay Edmunds.
Stock no. 1321656
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1934. Very good condition.

Cream cloth with colour illustrations to spine and front cover. 7 colour plates plus some b/w illustrations to text. 185 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Rear cover is slightly grubby and spine is slightly darkened. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Some foxing to contents.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2134776
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. 4th Almost very good condition.

Small format (5.25 x 3.5"). Green cloth, red title and black vignette to front cover, black title to spine. 143 pages. Colour illustrations. Printed on one side of the paper only. Spine is browned with spotting. Wear along cover edges. Front joint is a bit cracked. Small repair to tear to front endpaper. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing throughout and to outer page edges. Rear endpaper has torn torn off (with loss).

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1321157
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some grubby fingermarks and a few small foxspots to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at spine and corners and is grubby, particularly to rear panel.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK BOBTAIL
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1321155
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format, Grey paperboards with black titles to front and spine, black vignettes and a colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. 122 pages. Spine slightly bumped and browned. Cover edges lightly rubbed and covers very slightly grubby. Endpapers lightly browned. Some light fingering to contents but generally clean.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320378
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pink cloth, black titles. Colour illustrations. Covers are faded at spine and edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is grubby, browned to spine with slight loss at top of spine.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK QUASHA
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320377
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1940. Good condition.

Small format. Yellow cloth. Colour illustrations to every other page. Pages not numbered. Spine bumped, covers a little grubby. Child's name in crayon to front pastedown. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents. Dustwrapper is foxed, grubby and edge worn with loss to spine and corners.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK BOBTAIL
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1320375
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format, blue pictorial paperboards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Light score marks to covers. Light fingermarks to title-page. Blue pictorial wrapper is slightly grubby.

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EPAMINONDAS TRIES TO BE BRAVE
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320099
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The lovable piccaninny once more runs into trouble. Small format. Orange pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers bright and clean. Foxing to contents and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with foxing on verso.

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EPAMINONDAS AND THE LETTUCES
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320098
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Lettuces are the cause of the lovable little piccaninny's downfall this time. Brown pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Covers are slightly edge worn. The glue has dried under the front pastedown causing it to become part-detached. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn, faded to spine and has a small spot to front panel.

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EPAMINONDAS AND THE EGGS
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320097
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The brain-scattered piccaninny makes another appearance buying eggs for his Mammy, with results that can easily be foreseen. Green boards with white titles, colour picture to front. Pictorial endpapers. Simple colour illustrations. 62 pages. 5.5 x 4.5". Spine and corners slightly bumped, cover edges lightly rubbed. Book leans to one side a little. Foxing to contents and page browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is foxed and is edge worn with tear to base of spine.

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EPAMINONDAS AND HIS MAMMY'S UMBRELLA
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320095
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another of the lovable piccaninny's well-meant but unfortunate attempts to help his Mammy. Purple boards with colour picture to front. Delightful pictures of the little black boy and his Mammy. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss to lower corners on rear panel.

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