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COLLINS CHILDREN'S ANNUAL
Written by Edward Boyd; Jane Shaw; Enid Blyton; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Boswell; Racey Helps; Jean Walmsley Heap; et al..
Stock no. 1318935
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows Santa hanging from a TV Aerial! First story "The strange happening at number 8" by Boyd. Includes "The Page That Blew Away" by Blyton. 5 colour plates plus b/w and two-tone illustrations. Spine bumped, corners worn. Removal of a plate to verso of front free-endpaper. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Remains of dustwrapper is tucked inside book.

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THE GOLDEN BOOK OF COMICS
Written by Felix Kay; Enid Blyton; W.E. Johns; et al. Illustrated by Various.
Stock no. 1318934
Published by Odhams Press Ltd.. 1950. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The 2nd Golden Book of Comics. Yellow cloth covers with red title to spine and embossed decoration to front cover. 320 pages. 32 pages in full colour, 32 pages in 2 colour, over 900 illustrations. First story is "Buster's Circus Parade" by Felix Kay. Johns story is "The Case of the Mysterious Gunshots". Blyton story is "He Lost His Head!". Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly grubby. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to textblock and contents. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby.

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THE ABC BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318933
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine, pictorial boards showing three small children with three "ABC" balloons. Lovely colour illustrations throughout. Lots of rhymes, poems and stories. Spine bumped and rubbed. Corners worn. Covers slightly grubby with small pen mark to front. Small pen mark to front free-endpaper. Name in belongs to box has been partially erased. Grubby fingermarks to contents.

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BEDTIME STORIES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318932
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Circa 1951. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows a clock in the background with a boy and a girl infront - the boy is reading to the little girl, who is cuddling a doll of colour. First story is 'The Lollipop Shop'. Two-tone illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge rubbed. Light creases to covers. Name in ink in belongs to box. Some foxing and fingering to page margins.

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SOMETHING MORE ABOUT THE SOLDIER'S ORPHAN
Written by Mrs Strickland.
Stock no. 1318931
Published by Dean & Son. Circa 1853. Good condition.

"Tales of Goodness, Truth and Kindness" series. Small, thin format. Brown cloth spine. White pictorial front board, yellow rear board listing titles in the series. 142 pages. B/w frontis and title-page. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby and edge rubbed. Embossed booksellers stamp to front free-endpaper. Foxing throughout. Some markings to rear pastedown.

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ROLLO IN HOLLAND
Written by Jacob Abbott.
Stock no. 1318930
Published by Brown, Taggard & Chase. 1858. Very good condition.

Rollo's Tour in Europe series. Blue embossed cloth, gilt title to spine. 215 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear. Stain to rear cover. Small name plate to front pastedown. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Foxspots to page margins.

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THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop; Samuel Croxall.
Stock no. 1318929
Published by Milner. 1837. Fair condition.

Instructive applications by Croxall. Small format. Brown cloth. Gilt title to spine. 296 pages. Illustrated with 100 b/w engravings. Pull-out b/w frontispiece. Covers are worn and grubby. Inscription in ink to front pastedown, further writing in ink to rear endpapers. Front free-endpaper is missing. Contents are foxed and very grubby.

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THE PEEP OF DAY
Written by F.L. Bevan.
Stock no. 1318928
Published by Hatchards. 1884. Very good condition.

A Series of the Earliest Religious Instruction the Infant Mind is Capable of Receiving. Small format. Green embossed cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Spine and corners bumped with some slight wear. Joints starting to crack. Some light foxing and fingering but generally contents clean.

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THE YOUNG PILGRIM OR ALFRED CAMPBELL'S RETURN TO THE EAST
Written by Mrs. Hofland.
Stock no. 1318927
Published by A.K. Newman and Co.. 1841. Good condition.

"And his travels in Egypt, Nubia, Asia Minor, Arabria Petrea, etc". New edition, with additions. Red embossed cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine and vignette to front covers. Yellow endpapers. 239 pages, all edges gilt. 6 b/w engraved plates (each with two illustrations). Spine and corners bumped, a few small dents to cover edges. Covers grubby. Endpapers grubby. Heavy foxing and fingering to contents.

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NECESSITY & CONTRIVANCE; OR, FOOD, CLOTHING, AND SHELTER
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318926
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1853. Very good condition.

Brown embossed cloth with gilt titles and decoration. B/w frontis and text illustrations. 232 pages plus 2 page publication list to rear. Yellow endpapers. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cloth faded and a little marked. Foxing to contents. Small binders sticker to rear pastedown (Baxter Binder). Two pages (58&59) have a light brown stain where a flower was pressed in the book.

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SEA BREEZY BONZO
Written by G.E. Studdy; George Jellicoe. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1318915
Published by John Swain & Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Cardwraps. 7 plates. Covers are edge worn and lightly scuffed. Centre pages are detached from contents. Crayon name to top margin of 1 page. Some fingering to page margins.

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TRICKY BONZO
Written by G.E. Studdy; George Jellicoe. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1318914
Published by John Swain & Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Small format. 6 full-page colour plates. Covers are edge worn. Slight scuffing to rear cover. Centres page detached from contents.

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