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CHIT-CHAT BY PUCK
Written by Richard Gustafsson; Albert Alberg. Illustrated by Mary Sibree.
Stock no. 1321131
Published by W. Swann Sonnenschein & Allen. 3rd 1882. Very good condition.

Third edition. Red pictorial cloth with gilt. 145 pages. B/w chapter headers. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded. Prize inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Joints starting to crack. Light browning to endpapers, some foxing to contents. There is a musty (possibly tobacco) smell to contents.

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HABITS, MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF ALL NATIONS FOR THE INSTRUCTION OF THE YOUNG
No author listed.
Stock no. 1821068
Published by Edward Lacey. Circa 1860. Very good condition.

Brown blind stamped boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w plates. vi and 248 pages. Top & tail of spine worn, corners lightly rubbed. Boards clean and bright. Front endpaper missing. Contemporary inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Top corner creases to contents and a few grubby marks.

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HOLIDAY HOUSE: A SERIES OF TALES
Written by Catherine Sinclair.
Stock no. 1821066
Published by William Whyte. 1849. Almost very good condition.

Three-quarters blue calf leather binding, red title block with gilt title to spine. Marbled paper boards. Marbled text block. Hand-coloured frontis. xii + 346 pages. Spine is faded, scuffed and worn, small splits to sides of top & tail, slight loss to tail. Edges rubbed & worn. Boards scuffed. Joints cracked but binding tight. Foxing to prelims and last couple of pages. A few margin marks to contents.

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THE FAVOURITE STORY BOOK FOR LITTLE FOLK
Written by Mary Heathley.
Stock no. 2134191
Published by Darton And Hodge. Circa 1860. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Hand coloured plates. Ninth edition. Covers are damp marked; bumping to corners. Damp staining to a few pages internally, also foxing.

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THE LITTLE MOUNTAINEERS OF AUVERGNE
Written by Francois Gillaume Ducray-Duminil.
Stock no. 2134189
Published by R. And L. Peacock. 1st 1801. Good condition.

Brown leather covers with black title label to spine. Or the Adventures of James and Georgette. Altered from the French and Adapted to he Perusal of Youth. B/w illustrations. Wear, with scuffing and surface damage to covers. Corners are bumped. Front endpaper has inscription in ink and is nearly detached. Foxing and marks throughout. Musty smell. Pencil inscriptions to last couple of pages.

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TALES OF THE GREAT AND BRAVE
Written by Margaret Fraser Tytler.
Stock no. 2134188
Published by Harvey And Darton. 1st 1838. Almost very good condition.

Dark leather covers with gilt titles and decorations. Colour frontis. All edges gilt. Small splits to top and tail of spine; wear to leather along edges. Bumping to corners. Large damp mark to corner of pages of prelims. Name in ink to free front endpaper.

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STORIES OF ANIMALS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134187
Published by Harvey And Darton. 3rd 1826. Good condition.

Small format. Red leather spine. Marbled boards. 8 b/w plates. Stories Of Animals Intended for Children Between Five and Seven Years Old. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping to corners. Surface paper damage (loss) to top corner of rear cover. Browning and page marks. Musty smell to book. A reading copy.

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LITTLE LESSONS FOR LITTLE LEARNERS
Written by Mrs. Barwell.
Stock no. 2134186
Published by John Harris. 4th 1838. Almost very good condition.

4th edition, with new an additional woodcuts. Small format. B/w engravings. In Words of One Syallable. Uneven fading to covers. Bumping and light chipping to corners. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing; mostly to prelims.

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A HANDY HISTORY OF ENGLAND FOR THE YOUNG
Written by H.W. Dulcken. Illustrated by Dalziel Brothers.
Stock no. 2134185
Published by George Routledge & Sons. Circa 1874. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt titles and black decorations. Upwards of 200 illustrations engraved by Dalziel Brothers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a few marks. Joints are a little cracked. Some margin marks internally.

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MY POETRY BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134184
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1859. Good condition.

Smaller format. Red/brown cloth with gilt title to spine. 3 Kronheim plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning with some uneven fading to cover edges and spine. Split/tear to cloth to one edge of cover; some fraying to cloth. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A little writing to front pastedown. A few margin marks and the odd foxspot.

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TALES ABOUT EUROPE
Written by Peter Parley; T. Wilson.
Stock no. 2134183
Published by Darton And Clark. 1846. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Dark green leather with gilt titles and decorations. 5th edition. Edited by Rev. T. Wilson. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Wear and rubbing to edges. Boards a little bowed. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing throughout.

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DAME WIGGINS OF LEE AND HER SEVEN WONDERFUL CATS
Written by John Ruskin. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2133897
Published by George Allen. 1st 1885. Almost very good condition.

A Humorous Tale Written Principally by a Lady of Ninety. Brown cloth, gilt vignette & title to front. 22 woodcuts. With new illustrations by Greenaway. Nearly 2" split to cloth at base of spine. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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