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THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Illustrated by Eric Fraser.
Stock no. 1817936
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Peach boards decorated with gilt, black title block with gold lettering to spine, black, green and gilt circular vignette to front. Endpapers are maps, b/w illustrations. 245 pages. Fifth printing. Spine slightly faded. Contained in publisher's burgundy slipcase.
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AN ABC OF TOYS
No author listed. Illustrated by Phyllis E. Webb.
Stock no. 1317855
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A board book. 11 x 8.5", first edition is larger with title printed on spine so this is a reprint. V stands for Van which goes spinning ahead; Colour illustrations for each letter of the alphabet. Spine and corners bumped and worn, spine covering slightly chipped. Covers slightly grubby. Some light fingering to contents.
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THE CHILDREN'S CIRCUS BOOK
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer; Robert Harding; et al. Illustrated by Eileen Mayo; Wyndham Payne.
Stock no. 1317854
Published by Associated Newspapers Ltd.. 1935. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards showing circus Big Top. Bright colour pictures and numerous b/w illustrations. Includes story by Elinor Brent-Dyer "Carlotta To The Rescue". Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly edge worn. Name and date in ink to half-title page. Foxing and page browning else contents clean.
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WAR INVENTIONS AND HOW THEY WERE INVENTED
Written by Charles R. Gibson.
Stock no. 1317852
Published by Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.. 1917. Almost very good condition.

Science For Children series. An interestingly written description of the many appliances and weapons used in war, and how they work, told in simple language. Green pictorial cloth. B/w plates, diagrams and text illustrations. 255 numbered pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Slight light speckling to cloth. Name and date in green ink to front pastedown, some other writing blotted out with blue ink. Foxing to contents. One page has ragged edges where it has been torn open after the binding process.
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PETER PARLEY'S ANNUAL 1866
Written by Peter Parley.
Stock no. 1317851
Published by William Kent & Co.. 1866. Almost very good condition.

A Christmas & New Year's Present For Young People. Red embossed cloth with elaborate gilt decoration to spine and front cover. Colour frontis and title page, and other plates plus b/w text illustrations. 360 pages plus adverts to rear. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped. Small hole and mark to top of spine. Inscription in ink and a tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown, some slight surface paper damage to both pastedowns. Hinges pulled. Some foxing and fingering.
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THE ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1317850
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1921. Very good condition.

A Prince Charming Colour Book. Green cloth. Pictorial onlay to front. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). 340 pages plus 4 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents. Textblock is a bit grubby.
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THE GOLDEN GOOSE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 1317849
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

Being the stories of The golden goose, The three bears, The 3 little pigs, and Tom thumb. Green pictorial cloth with orange titles to front and dark titles to spine. Large format. Numerous drawings in colour and b/w. Unpaginated. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small white mark to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins. Tear to one page affecting margin of plate (just going onto the picture itself a tiny bit).
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DOWN THE BRIGHT STREAM
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317847
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Continuing the the story of the Little Grey Men who find themselves as refugees when they receive the appalling news that their beloved Folly is drying up and they must move at once. Fully illustrated with exquisite water-colours and fascinating little b/w sketches. 16 colour plates. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 200 pages. Wonderful! Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Large foxspots and a light musty smell to contents.
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ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Malcolm Ashman.
Stock no. 1317846
Published by Dragon's World. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

And What Alice Found There. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 1850280738. Name plate to front free-endpaper. Contents fine. Some very slight scuffing to rear panel of wrapper.
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THE UNKNOWN PAINTINGS OF KAY NIELSEN
Written by David Larkin. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 1317844
Published by Pan Books. Circa 1977. Very good condition.

A lovely selection of colour illustrations by the artist edited by the author with an Elegy by Hildegarde Flanner. Pictorial laminated card wrap. Unpaginated. 11 x 9". ISBN: 0330252356. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some marks inside covers and to colour title-page.
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KAY NIELSEN
Written by Keith Nicholson. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 1317843
Published by Coronet Books. Circa 1975. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. A unique collection of the artists illustrations. Spine and corners slightly rubbed. Some fading to spine. Contents clean.
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THE TROLL
Written by Julia Donaldson. Illustrated by David Roberts.
Stock no. 1317841
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

All the Troll wants is to catch a goat - but when a string of other creatures trip-trap over his bridge instead, he's stuck with boring old fish for supper! Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780230017931. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is creased.
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