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A TRAVELLER'S CHRISTMAS
Written by Sue Bradbury. Illustrated by Paul Slater.
Stock no. 1822925
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2006. Fine condition.

Introduced by Sue Bradbury. An anthology of Christmases spent away from home. Red cloth rear board and spine with silver title. Pictorial paper front board with silver title. Silver endpapers. Full page colour illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE CHRISTMAS BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 2135626
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1946. Almost very good condition.

This book tells the story of a family who like to keep Christmas properly, and in the course of the story, most of the old customs are explained. Green cloth, gilt title and vignette. Colour pictorial endpapers. B/w pictures and silhouettes. 179 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Front cover is a bit bowed. Name and address in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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THE FAIRY DOLL
Written by Rumer Godden. Illustrated by Adrienne Adams.
Stock no. 1321676
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Nobody knew where she came from, but for as long as the children could remember, the fairy doll had been at the top of the Christmas tree. Grey cloth, red title to spine and butterfly vignette to front cover. Pink pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations to text. Endpapers partly/lightly browned. Some hinges cracked. Dustwrapper is faded, foxed and edge worn, front flap is detached but still present.

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THE NUTCRACKER
Written by E.T.A. Hoffmann. Illustrated by Sanna Annukka.
Stock no. 1822365
Published by Hutchinson. 1st thus 2017. Nearly fine condition.

A Christmas story. Tall slim format. Orange cloth boards with decoration to front board. Repeating mouse patterned endpapers. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781786330635. Corners lightly rubbed else a lovely copy.

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1321633
Published by Arcturus Publishing Ltd.. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red pictorial boards. 128 pages. Gold endpapers. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781848372450. Light dusty mark to top edges of cover else a fine copy in a price-cut wrapper which is slightly edge worn.

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NUTCRACKER
Written by E.T.A. Hoffmann. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 1321620
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with silver titles and embossed decoration to the front. Pictorial endpapers. Colour pictures throughout. Large format. ISBN: 0370308409. Spine slightly bumped, minimal fading to cover edges. Some erased pencil markings (old price) to half title-page. Foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and lightly browned to spine.

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A CHRISTMAS MYSTERY
Written by William J. Locke. Illustrated by W.W. Lendon.
Stock no. 1321474
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1922. Very good condition.

The story of three wise men. Blue cloth, gilt titles. 35 pages. 6 colour plates. Spine bumped with slight wear. Fading to spine and cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Some foxing to contents.

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CHRISTMAS COMES TO MOOMINVALLEY
Written by Alex Haridi; Cecilia Davidsson. Illustrated by Filippa Widlund.
Stock no. 1321440
Published by Macmillan Children's Books. 1st UK 2018. Slightly better than very good condition.

Adapted from the Tove Jansson classic. Pictorial boards. An exquisitely illustrated re-telling of Tove Jansson's classic story "The Fir Tree", the Moomin family try to solve the puzzle of what Christmas really means. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781529003628. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn, very slight loss of surface paper to top of spine. Contents fine.

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ACTING CHARADES OR DEEDS NOT WORDS
Written by Brothers Mayhew. Illustrated by H.G. Hine.
Stock no. 1321139
Published by D. Bogue. 1st 1850. Good condition.

A Christmas Game to Make a Long Evening Short. Red cloth covers with gilt title to spine and front cover. B/w vignette illustrations throughout. 134 pages. All edges gilt. Spine has been repaired. Covers a bit grubby. New endpapers.

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A TRAVELLER'S CHRISTMAS
Written by Sue Bradbury. Illustrated by Paul Slater.
Stock no. 1821866
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Sue Bradbury. An anthology of Christmases spent away from home. Red cloth rear board and spine with silver title. Pictorial paper front board with silver title. Silver endpapers. Full page colour illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed.

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Emil Weiss.
Stock no. 1321001
Published by P.R. Gawthorn Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth, black titles. Colour and b/w plates, 17 in total, 128 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Cover edges slightly darkened, small stain to top corner of front cover. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss, piece missing to top front corner.

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ALISON'S CHRISTMAS ADVENTURE
Written by Sheila Stuart. Illustrated by Gervase.
Stock no. 1320710
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1950. Good condition.

Blue cloth. B/w frontis and 3 other plates. Cream titles. Spine and corners bumped, spine faded. Covers discoloured. Some margin marks to contents and light marks to endpapers.

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