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ALL PLAY
Written by Ismay Thorn. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 1318314
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1900. Good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial front board and spine. 169 pages plus catalogue to rear. B/w text illustrations. Covers are edge worn and grubby. Prize inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Some hinges and broken but although loose binding is still held together with stitching. Contents are browned.
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A SKETCH-BOOK OF R. CALDECOTT'S
No author listed. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 1318255
Published by George Routledge & Sons. Circa 1883. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Beige cloth with green cloth spine and corners. Colour and sepia illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some light page browning and light fingering to contents.
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READING WITHOUT TEARS OR, A PLEASANT MODE OF LEARNING TO READ
Written by F.L. Mortimer.
Stock no. 1318244
Published by Hatchards. 1886. Good condition.

Combined volume of two parts. Dark green cloth, gilt titles. 270 & 292 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and worn, wear to spine edges causes small holes in cloth. Front joint partially cracked. Some foxing and fingering to contents.
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RED SNOW AND OTHER PARABLES FROM NATURE
Written by Mrs. Alfred Gatty.
Stock no. 1318038
Published by Bell and Daldy. 1862. Good condition.

Third Series. Small format (5 x 3.5"). Blue embossed cloth with gilt title to front cover. 187 pages plus publication list to rear. B/w plates. Covers are grubby, worn at spine and corners. Joints cracked. Textblock is a little grubby.
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THE DAISY; OR, CAUTIONARY STORIES IN VERSE
Written by Elizabeth Turner.
Stock no. 1318037
Published by John Harris. Circa 1900. Good condition.

Small format, 5 x 3.75". Cardwraps. 30 b/w engravings on wood. 66 pages plus publication list. Facsimile of 1807 edition. Adverts to rear of the book dated 1899-1900. Covers are grubby and edge worn. Tiny booksellers sticker inside front cover. Front joint is reparied with white paper. Contents are browned. Contained in custom made blue cloth covered box.
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DICKIE'S MISFORTUNE AND OTHER STORIES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318033
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1881. Good condition.

Small format (5 x 3.5"). Pictorial cardwraps. 96 pages. B/w illustrations. Covers are edge worn with slight loss and just a little grubby. Two inscriptions in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents but generally clean.
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THE NURSERY RHYME BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 1317995
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1897. Good 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. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Joints and some hinges are cracked. Grubby fingermarks to pages. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some light foxing throughout.
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A BOY'S LIFE ABOARD SHIP
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317964
Published by Ward & Lock. Circa 1864. Good condition.

Told by Himself. Blue textured cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w frontis with tissue-guard plus other plates. 202 pages, all edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped, spine split at edges with slight fraying of cloth. Ink name stamps and inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Hinges are cracked and pulled causing contents to be loose. Some light grubby marks to contents.
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THE STEADFAST GABRIEL
Written by Mary Howitt.
Stock no. 1317960
Published by William and Robert Chambers. Good condition.

A tale of Wichnor Wood. Small format. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and small gilt vignette to front cover. 215 pages. Frontis is a map of Wichnor Wood and Grublow. Spine bumped and worn. Covers are worn and grubby. Joints cracked. Contents are browned and grubby. Inner corners of pages are creased.
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LITTLE FOLKS 1888
Written by Theo Gift; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Walter Crane; Harold Copping; et al..
Stock no. 1317887
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1888. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictiorial front board shows a boy and a girl ice-skating. Serial stories are: Little Oddity and King Penguin Land. Chromolithograph and tinted plates, b/w text illustrations. Covers are worn, grubby and foxed. Spine bumped. Front joint is partly broken. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents.
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FAGGOTS FOR THE FIRESIDE OR TALES OF FACT AND FANCY
Written by Peter Parley.
Stock no. 1317856
Published by Grant and Griffith. 1st 1855. Fair condition.

Green embossed cloth, gilt title to spine. 12 tinted illustrations. 320 pages plus 8 page catalogue to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers unevenly faded and marked. Some hinges cracked. Foxing to contents. Some ragged edges where pages have been hastily opened.
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AUNT CHARLOTTE'S STORIES OF ENGLISH HISTORY
Written by Charlotte M. Yonge.
Stock no. 2131114
Published by Marcus Ward & Co.. 1884. Very good condition.

For the Little Ones. Red cloth with black/gilt titles and decorations to covers. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. All edges gilt. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Front joint a little cracked. Foxing and page browning. Some tobacco odour.
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