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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Arthur I. Keller.
Stock no. 2125712
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. Circa 1919. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with white title to spine, white title block and decoration to front cover. Colour and b/w plates. 130 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few patches of surface paper damage to front pastedown, where it appears that a bookplate has been removed. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE FOLIO BOOK OF THE ENGLISH CHRISTMAS
Written by Geraldine Beare; Edwin Lees; Laurie Lee; Eleanor Farjeon; Kenneth Grahame; Henry James; George Eliot; Charles Dickens; Cecil Beaton; et al. Illustrated by John Holder.
Stock no. 1317387
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Large format. Burgundy cloth with gilt titles and red/green decorations to titles. A Collection of Seasonal Writing Selected by Beare. 7 colour plates, including frontis. B/w illustrations. A fine copy in original slipcase.

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POOKIE BELIEVES IN SANTA CLAUS
Written by Ivy L. Wallace. Illustrated by Ivy L. Wallace.
Stock no. 2125338
Published by Collins. 1959. Good condition.

11" X 8.75". Pookie is a rabbit with wings. Beautifully illustrated in colour and b/w throughout. Pictorial glazed boards, red spine. Small splits to top and tail of spine. Front cover a bit bowed. Foxing and some grubby marks. Cup ring mark to front cover. Surface paper damage along couple of edges of rear cover. Inscription in ink to title page. Pookie has had his face highlighted in bright pink to a few page illustrations at rear of book. Some margin marks. A reading copy.

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CHRISTMAS
Written by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2125177
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1922. Good condition.

Large format. Pictures by Children, with an Introduction by Edmund Dulac. 14 colour plates. 1-2" split to base of spine. Grubby marks and some browning to covers. Bumping and wear to corners and spine. Some scuff marks to covers. Some hinges are pulled; a couple are broken, so binding is weak. Tissue guards are browned. Creasing to a few page corners.

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CHRISTMAS TALES OF FLANDERS
No author listed. Illustrated by Jean De Bosschere.
Stock no. 2124948
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1917. Very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth with brown titles and decorations. Tissue-guarded colour plates and b/w and two-tone illustrations. Yellow pictorial endpapers. Popular fables and legends from Flanders and Brabant, which have been told to children throughout Belgium for centuries. 144 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing throughout. Tissue-guards are very browned.

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TOBY TWIRL AND THE REINDEER
Written by Sheila Hodgetts. Illustrated by E. Jeffrey.
Stock no. 1610344
Published by Toby Twirl Ltd.. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

A christmas story and activity sticker book. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9780954472016.

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NODDY MEETS FATHER CHRISTMAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Mary Brooks.
Stock no. 2124856
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.; Dennis Dobson. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark yellow pictorial boards, black title block to front and black title to spine. Noddy Book no. 11. ISBN: 0361004125. Bumping to spine and corners. Belongs to box is clean. Foxing to endpapers and some page margins. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss.

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AMELIARANNE GIVES A CHRISTMAS PARTY
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2124834
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

reddish brown cloth spine with black title. Red pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine is unevenly faded. Wear to cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom 3" of spine MISSING; smaller piece of loss to top of spine. Horizontal, repaired tear across full width of front panel; some other chips and tears with small bits of loss.

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MY FATHER AND EDWARD ARDIZZONE
Written by Edward Booth-Clibborn. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1815933
Published by Patrick Hardy Books. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Lasting Friendship. Large format. B/w illustrations. A brief account of the friendship between the author's father and Edward Ardizzone. The illustrations in the book are based on the Christmas cards that Edward and Catherine sent out annually and for which Edward did a special picture each year. ISBN: 074440018X. Light browning to page edges. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and scuffed.

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317259
Published by Chancellor Press. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Green endpapers. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 147 pages. 8.25 x 6". ISBN: 0907486908. Spine bumped. Some light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased/rubbed.

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THE GWENT CHRISTMAS BOOK
Written by Alan Roderick. Illustrated by Bozena Roderick.
Stock no. 1815772
Published by Handpost Books. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

A wealth of Christmas lore: a White Christmas at Monmouth and the great Christmas feasts at Llanover where a high time was had by all, to the musical accompaniment of Lady Llanover's own personal harpist... Green pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0951521373.

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AN EDWARDIAN CHRISTMAS
Written by John S. Goodall. Illustrated by John S. Goodall.
Stock no. 1815766
Published by Macmillan London Limited. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Christmas as it was at the beginning of this century, depicted in loving detail. Maroon cloth, gilt. Glorious colour throughout. 5.5 x 7.5". Unpaginated. No text. ISBN: 0333220781.

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