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CHILDRENS (VICTORIAN)

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THE NURSERY RHYME BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 2125331
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1897. Fair condition.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration to spine. Gilt title to front cover. Grey pictorial endpapers. 288 pages, all edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Heavy bumping to couple of edges of covers and corners. Splitting to cloth to sides of spine; appears to have been partially reglued at some point. Marks to covers. Joints are cracked. Endpapers are creased with some small nicks etc. Foxing. Margin marks; damp stain to edge of some pages.

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SOME OF AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Alfred Caldecott. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 2124995
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1883. Almost very good condition.

Some of aesop's fables with modern instances shewn in designs by Randolph Caldecott from new translations by Alfred Caldecott. The engravings by J.D. Cooper. Large format. Brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping to cloth at corners. Black mark to spine. Some grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. There also also a stain to outer page edges, which has seeped through to some page margins. Some margin marks.

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THE BATTLE AND THE BREEZE OR THE FIGHTS AND FANCIES OF A BRITISH TAR
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 1815945
Published by James Nisbet. 1882. Very good condition.

Small format. Green decorative cloth. Colour pictorial onlay. B/w frontis. School prize plate to front pastedown. One or two minor marks to contents. Overall a very nice copy.

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VICTORIANS ABROAD
Written by John S. Goodall. Illustrated by John S. Goodall.
Stock no. 1815767
Published by Macmillan London Limited. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Small oblong format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine and vignettes. Colour illustrations throughout. No text. ISBN: 0333284534. A few minor foxspots present.

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HER BENNY
Written by Silas K. Hocking.
Stock no. 2124494
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1890. Very good condition.

Green decorative cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. All edges gilt. 288 pages. Corners are bumped. Front and rear covers are browned. Crossed out inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. A few hinges are a little pulled.

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ALADDIN: OR THE WONDERFUL LAMP
Written by Grace Rhys. Illustrated by Sidney H. Heath.
Stock no. 2124386
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1895. Very good condition.

The Banbury Cross series, prepared for children by Grace Rhys. Small format. Green cloth with gilt titles and maroon ribbon ties to edges. B/w illustrations. Spine and cover edges are browned. One ribbon tie is mostly missing. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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HAPPY FAMILIES AND THEIR TALES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1610115
Published by Ernest Nister. c. 1901. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover. 5 beautiful fold-down full-page chromo-lithographed layered scenes. B/w illustrations. Board corners worn with some surface loss; spine scuffed at top & tail with fading and slight fraying of cloth. Boards a little scuffed and marked. Hinges strengthened with bookbinding tape. One pop-up scene is edge creased, with corner repair. Scattered foxing.

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FLORA MACLEAN'S REWARD
Written by Jane M. Kippen.
Stock no. 2123987
Published by Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier. 1st 1883. Very good condition.

A Tale of the Hebrides. Red cloth, gilt title to front cover. Oliphant's Family Library Series. B/w illustrations. Some darkening to covers. Page browning/foxing. Some margin marks.

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THE LITTLE WONDER BOX (6 VOLUMES)
Written by Jean Ingelow.
Stock no. 2123844
Published by Griffith, Farran, Okeden & Welsh. 1st 1887. Almost very good condition.

Contains full six title set (Wonder the First - Wonder the Sixth). Titles include: The Ouphe of the Wood; The Fairy Who Judged Her Neighbours; The Prince's Dream; The Snowflake and Water-Lily; A Lost Wand and Rocking The Cradle. Stiff cardcovers with flower patterns. B/w frontis's. All contained in original patterned cardboard box. Spines show some signs of wear; split to top of one; some scuffing to others. Foxing. First book has damp mark, with wrinkling to front cover. Original box is browned with marks; splits to edges; a bit of loss; damp mark to title onlay to top of box.

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VERSES FOR GRANNIE
Written by S.M. Fox. Illustrated by Dorothea Drew.
Stock no. 1814883
Published by Thomas Burleigh. 1st 1899. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth boards, dark blue title to front only. Green floral patterned endpapers. 39 pages printed on one side of the page only. B/w illustrations. Boards a little grubby and marked. Lengthy inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper (of interest to the reader). Text block dusty.

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THE MILKMAID
No author listed. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 1609781
Published by George Routledge & Sons. Very good condition.

R. Caldecott's Picture Books series. Pictorial card wraps. Large oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Story in verse. Foxing to outer page edges and margins. Slight wear to spine.

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TOM BROWN'S SCHOOLDAYS
Written by An Old Boy. Illustrated by Edmund J. Sullivan.
Stock no. 1208861
1st thus 1896. Very good condition.

Dark green cloth, gilt titles and crest to spine, gilt border and crest to front cover. B/w illustrations. All edges gilt. 312 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Gilt dulled. Covers slightly scuffed. Crack to rear joint. Light foxing to contents else clean.

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