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CHILDRENS (VICTORIAN)

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THE UNWELCOME BABY AND WHAT BECAME OF HIM
Written by S. Ellen Gregory.
Stock no. 2127928
Published by Wesleyan Conference Office. Circa 1880. Good condition.

With Other Stories of Noble Lives Early Consecrated. Green cloth with gilt and black titles and decorations. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Bookplate to front cover. What looks like a reindeer outline to front endpaper, with what appears to be glue residue. Grubby marks.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Ernest Griset.
Stock no. 2127858
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1893. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt and brown titles and decorations. Popular Edition. B/w illustrations. With text based chiefly upon Croxall, La Fontaine, and L'estrange. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; top edge of spine has some small splits and chips; a little fraying to cloth. Bookplate to front pastedown. Joints are cracked and browned. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing and margin marks.

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THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Henry Holiday.
Stock no. 2127175
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1910. Very good condition.

Red cloth with extravagant gilt decorations. 83 pages. 7.5 x 5". B/w illustrations. All edges gilt. Spine and a couple of edges are browned. Bumping and wear to corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE ROLLO BOOKS ROLLO'S PHILOSOPHY SKY & AIR
Written by Jacob Abbott.
Stock no. 2126917
Published by T.Y. Crowell & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Only 1 volume of 7 in the series. Contains the two stories; Rollo's Philosophy Sky; Rollo's Philosophy Air. Red cloth with gilt title boxes. Black decorations. Spine is browned. A few marks to outer page edges. Spotting to rear cover.

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THE JONAS BOOKS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Jacob Abbott.
Stock no. 2126820
Published by T.Y. Crowell & Co.. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title blocks and black decorations to covers. Each volume contains two stories. The full list of stories: Jonas a Judge; Jonas's Stories; Caleb In Town; Jonas on a Farm in Summer; Caleb In the Country; Jonas on a Farm in Winter. New edition, Revised by author. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spines are all faded; some wear to gilt. Foxing to some endpapers and outer page edges. Fading to edges of a couple of volumes.

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THE CAPTAIN'S YOUNGEST AND OTHER CHILD STORIES
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Illustrated by Reginald Birch.
Stock no. 2126490
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth boards, with black titles and decorations. 15 b/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper appears to be MISSING. Some foxing.

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FLORA'S FEAST A MASQUE OF FLOWERS
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 2125939
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1890. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper boards. Blue cloth spine. Floral decorated endpapers. Beautiful colour illustrations to every page, decorative text. 40 pages. 10 x 7.5 inches. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; small tear hole to spine, with a little fraying of cloth. Chipping along cover edges; a few grubby marks. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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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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