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OUR FAVOURITES
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Hilda Hart; Grace C. Floyd; Queenie Scott-Hopper; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by A.L. Bowley; Ruth Cobb; Leigh Kidman; G.H. Thompson; Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1505975
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1922. Slightly better than good condition.

Father Tucks Golden Gift Series. Cloth spine with black titles. Pictorial front cover shows two puppies looking at three chickens. Colour frontis, b/w and two-tone illustrations. Edited by Vredenburg. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. Heavy wear to corners. Covers rubbed and slightly grubby. Front joint starting to crack. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Some browning and foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. A few marks to contents but generally clean.
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FIRST STEPS
Written by Mabel A. Marsh. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick; Angusine Macgregor; J.H. Hartley; Florence Hardy; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1505974
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Slightly better than good condition.

A Picture Reading Book for Little Folks. Red cloth spine. Pictorial front cover showing a mother in a chair reading this book to her little toddler, white border. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, heavy wear to corners and some wear to cover edges. Front joint split for half its length. One hinge badly cracked. Name erased from front pastedown and belongs to box. All lower page corners bumped. Light browning to endpapers. Contents generally clean.
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HOLIDAY STORIES
Written by M.I.K. Carruthers; Violet M. Methley; Constance Heward; Barbara E. Todd; Cecily M. Rutley; et al. Illustrated by Ethel K. Burgess; E. Dorothy Rees; Norman Sutcliffe; Hilda Cowham; et al..
Stock no. 1505973
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1937. Very good condition.

Stories and rhymes. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children and trunk. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A couple of marks to covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. Contents very good.
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HAPPY FOLKS
No author listed. Illustrated by Frederick Spurgin; Gregor McGregor; Beatrice Gower; M.M. Gell; et al..
Stock no. 1505972
Published by Art & Humour Publishing Co. Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Stories and rhymes. Cloth spine, large pictorial onlay to front cover shows children in garden with bubbles. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 102 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Bump to outside edge of rear cover. A couple of marks to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. One hinge cracked. Contents generally clean with some light foxing and browning to edges. 1 plate is loose.
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BLACKIE'S POPULAR NURSERY STORIES
No author listed. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1505971
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine with black title. Pictorial front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations. Unpaginated. Spine bumped, worn and faded. Heavy wear to corners, some wear to edges. Spots of surface paper wear to front cover, rear cover slightly grubby with pencil doodle. Front joint cracked. Looks like label removed front front pastedown causing small patch of surface paper damage, old tape marks to front endpaper. A few small tears to lower margins and alongside spine. Pen symbols to top margin of last page. Contents generally clean.
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PLAYTIME AT THE FARM
No author listed. Illustrated by W. Foster; N. Buchanan; et al..
Stock no. 1505970
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Good condition.

The Playtime Series. Cloth spine, oval on front cover shows three children on gate, goose below, daisies in corners, red and green titles. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. No. 3404 Spine bumped and worn. Heavy wear to corners. Covers a bit grubby. Joints cracked, rear one badly. Prize plate to front pastedown. One hinge cracked. Some light foxing, browning and an odd mark to contents.
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MY PRETTY READING BOOK
Written by Mabel A. Marsh. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick; Angusine Macgregor; et al..
Stock no. 1505969
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1920. Good condition.

A picture reading book for little folks. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards show baby in cradle, girl kneeling beside. Colour and b/w illustrations. 10.25" x 7.75". A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers grubby and marked. Rear joint almost broken. Grubby fingermarks, mainly to bottom margins.
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THE NURSERY STORY BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al..
Stock no. 1505968
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Good condition.

Stories and rhymes. Cloth spine with black titles. Pictorial front cover shows girl and teddy watching characters come out of a book. Illustrated endpapers. Colour frontis and 70 b/w illustrations. Unpaginated. 10 x 7.5". First story The Spotty Dog. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby. Front joint is almost broken. A little foxing to contents otherwise clean.
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HOLIDAY FRIENDS
Written by Leslie Kennedy. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1505967
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Dean's Fireside Books. No. 4. Stories and rhymes. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows three children with horse pulling boat. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 10 x 7.75". Spine bumped. Corners worn. A couple of small marks to covers. Some foxing. All plates present.
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BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1505966
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1952. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine, corners and board edges bumped. Spine is faded. Old tape marks to top of front board and bottom of rear. Small address labels to top of front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is almost in two pieces joined at top and bottom of spine by brown tape. Rear panel is torn from spine. Top an bottom of spine missing. Wrapper is edge worn with some tears. Old brown tape marks to edges of wrapper. Foxing to rear panel and verso. Wrapper is grubby.
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BOSOM FRIENDS
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Jenny Wylie.
Stock no. 1505965
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1925. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Nelson's Library For Girls series. A seaside story. Smaller format. Green decorated cloth. Colour frontis and 1 other colour plate. 253 pages plus book list. Spine lightly bumped and ever so slightly faded. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers and a couple of foxspots to text block. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a couple of small tears. Spine and rear panel slightly grubby. Book leans to one side a little.
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RUPERT ANNUAL 2015
Written by Stephanie Milton. Illustrated by Stuart Trotter; John Harrold; Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1505964
Published by Egmont Uk Limited. 2015. Fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. The 80th year! Front cover shows Rupert in diving suit, riding sea monster, with key in his hand. Contains stories and illustrations from different previous Rupert annuals. ISBN: 9781405279000. Light wrinkling to tops of pages. Not inscribed.
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