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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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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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THE TRUE HISTORY OF A LITTLE RAGAMUFFIN
Written by James Greenwood. Illustrated by Phiz; J. Gordon Thomson.
Stock no. 2134028
Published by Ward, Lock And Tyler. Circa 1866. Good condition.

Rebound in red cloth, new black title label to spine, what appears to be original front cover laid on. B/w illustrations. Fading to spine. Some spotting to covers. NEW endpapers. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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DAISY IN THE FIELD
Written by Susan Warner.
Stock no. 2133982
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles. New Edition. Warne's Star Series. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Page edge browning.

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CHRISTIE, THE KING'S SERVANT
Written by Mrs. O.F. Walton.
Stock no. 2133977
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1898. Very good condition.

A sequel to Christie's Old Organ. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers; foxing to outer page edges.

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SUNDAY READING FOR THE YOUNG 1900
No author listed. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; A.G. Walker; W.H.C. Groome; Helen Miles; George Woolliscroft Rhead; Charles Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 2133964
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1900. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth boards with white decorative borders and embossed white illustration of girl and boy to front. Bevelled edges. Colour frontispiece entitled 'Preparing for the Flower Service'. B/w illustrations by various artists. 412 pages plus 24 page publisher advert to rear. All edges gilt. Bumping and wear to over edges. A few marks to covers and uneven fading to rear. Reward plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some page browning.

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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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THE CHERRY-STONES; OR, THE FORCE OF CONSCIENCE
Written by William Adams; Rev. H.C. Adams. Illustrated by John Absolon.
Stock no. 1319311
Published by Routledge, Warne, And Routledge. 1863. Good condition.

Maroon embossed cloth with gilt title pieces to spine and front cover. Full page b/w plates with tissue paper guards. 143 pages plus adverts to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine darkened and gilt dulled. Covers grubby/faded. Name plate to front pastedown. A few small foxspots. Lower 1" of rear joint is cracked.

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A YEAR OF COUNTRY LIFE; OR, THE CHRONICLE OF THE YOUNG NATURALISTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1319310
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1856. Good condition.

Embossed blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Cream endpapers. 247 pages, all edges gilt. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby and stain to top edge of front cover. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Tiny binders sticker to rear pastedown. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins but generally contents clean.

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THE PRIMITIVE METHODIST JUVENILE MAGAZINE FOR 1861 VOL X
No author listed.
Stock no. 1319308
Published by Richard Davies. 1861. Good condition.

Black leather spine and corners with gilt title and stripes to spine. Marble-effect paper boards. 332 pages including index. B/w text illustrations. Ex-lib with white typing fluid number to base of spine and library stamps and labels to front free-endpaper (slight transfer onto facing pastedown) and library stamp to textblock. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Cover edges worn. Joints cracked. Some slight foxing but contents generally clean.

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BIRD STORIES OLD AND NEW, TOLD IN PICTURES AND PROSE
Written by Harrison Weir. Illustrated by Harrison Weir.
Stock no. 1319206
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Circa 1887. Good condition.

Cloth spine. Pale peach pictorial boards. 63 pages. B/w illustrations. Covers are edge worn and a bit grubby. Light damp stains to edges of front pastedown. Endpapers lightly browned and foxed. Grubby fingermarks to some pages.

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