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LITTLE PLAYS FOR LITTLE PEOPLE
Written by Mrs. Chisholm.
Stock no. 2134263
Published by Bell and Daldy. 1st 1872. Almost very good condition.

With Hints for Drawing-Room Performance. Green cloth with gilt title to front cover. 3 lithographic illustrations. Contains: The Hunchback; The Prince With the Nose and The Fairy. Uneven mottling to covers - possibly has been damp at some point. Foxing to outer page edges and some internal pages.

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TEN TALES WITHOUT A TITLE
Written by Edith Carrington. Illustrated by W. Weekes.
Stock no. 1320425
Published by Griffith Farran & Co.. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front board showing a variety of animals looking at Raven on fence. 10 colour (chromolithograph) plates plus b/w text illustrations. 212 pages. Professionally re-backed, new spine bumped at head and tail. Covers are worn and grubby, some surface paper loss. New endpapers. Grubby fingermarks and foxing to contents. Lower corner of last page torn off (no text missing).

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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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TOM SAWYER ABROAD
Written by Mark Twain. Illustrated by Dan Beard.
Stock no. 1320089
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1894. Very good condition.

Red cloth covers, black illustrations to front and spine. Black title to front cover, gilt titles to spine. 26 b/w illustrations throughout. 208 pages and 32 pages of adverts dated February 1894. Spine and corners bumped. Some grubby marks to covers. Book leans to one side. Endpapers browned, foxing to textblock and tissue-guard of frontis. Small mark to front free-endpaper.

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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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