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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2123947
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1936. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Contains poems and pictures from Flower Fairies of the Spring, Summer and Autumn. Green cloth with gilt titles and vignette. 72 glorious colour plates. Grey/green endpapers. Small bump to top of spine. Light vertical crease to front endpaper. Inscription in ink to half-title page, which is also foxed. Some foxing, mostly to outer page edges; a few to page margins. Contents are still in excellent condition. Wrapper is edge-torn and creased, with some small pieces of loss.

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THE BOOK OF FAIRY POETRY
Written by Dora Owen. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2123940
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

A collection of fairy poems by poets such as Keats, De La Mare, Lang, Milton, Rosetti, etc. edited by Dora Owen. Grey cloth, blue titles and vignettes. Illustrated endpapers. 16 beautiful tipped in and guarded colour plates mounted on grey card. 180pp. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Damp mark down edge of front cover. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. All plates are present - some have corner creasing to them.

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A FLOWER FAIRIES TREASURY
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1317056
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A delightful collection of the best-loved Flower fairies illustrations with their poems. Small format with glazed pictorial boards. 254 pages. 6 x 5". ISBN: 9780723246831. Spine slightly bumped and a small pencil erasure mark to front free-endpaper else a fine copy. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge creased and a tiny bit faded to spine.

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THE FLOWER FAIRIES YEAR: A FRIEZE
Written by Cecily M. Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1814940
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

A delightful set of four friezes depicting the months of the year forming one continuous wall decoration. Contained in a pictorial cover. ISBN: 0723237611. A nice, clean copy.

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SEASONS OF FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cecily M. Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1814938
Published by Blackie. 1982. Very good condition.

4 friezes of the seasons according to the Flower Fairies. Contained in a pictorial card case. ISBN: 0216912857. Card case lightly creased and edge-rubbed. Friezes in excellent condition.

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FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE AUTUMN
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1208885
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1926. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Brown decorated boards wih pictorial onlay. Blue pictorial endpapers. B/w frontis. 24 beautiful colour plates. "Tiny Tots Series". Corners very slightly bumped. Spine slightly worn at top and tail. Pages very lightly browned else clean. Wrapper is grubby at spine and folds with loss at edges.

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THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 1814759
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1922. Good condition.

8 exquisite colour plates plus 8 b/w plates. Boards covered with hand painted paper with pink and cream floral design on green background. Paper title label to front board. Pictorial endpapers. Professionally re-backed with blue cloth and paper title label to spine. Corners of painted boards have been expertly touched up. Name in ink to front endpaper. Scattered foxing. Front & rear joint cracked. Endpapers affected by damp. Two colour pictures of fairies have been stuck to the prelims. All plates present.

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FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE SUMMER
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1814694
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, black titles to front and spine. Pictorial onlay of "The Convolvulus Fairy". 24 beautiful colour plates. Blue illustrated endpapers. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Light wear to base of spine. Name in ink to title page and verso of Buttercup Fairy. Front hinge split. A few margin marks. Pictorial dustwrapper is printed 1/6 net, and is grubby.

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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1814562
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1930. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Contains poems and pictures from Flower Fairies of the Spring, Summer and Autumn. Green cloth with gilt titles and vignette. 72 glorious colour plates. Plain endpapers. Thinner version of this book: around 2.5cm thick. Gilt titles clean and bright, light fading of cloth to top & tail of spine and rear corners. Text block a little grubby. Neat gift inscription in ink to front endpaper. Tape marks to endpapers. All plates present. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss and a few closed tears.

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A DAY IN FAIRY LAND
Written by Sigrid Rahmas. Illustrated by Ana Mai Seagren.
Stock no. 2123414
Published by Helsingborgs Litografiska. Good condition.

Very large format - 18 x 14". Red spine, pictorial boards. Gorgeous colour pictures of fairies plus colour decorations surrounding text. Due to the size of this book, if posted, it will need to be sent via courier and may incur extra shipping costs. Browning and foxing to covers. A few marks. Chipping to edges. Red splash/spot marks to rear cover. Spine has a few large splits and chips; minimal loss. Overall a good reading copy.

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THE PRINCESS NOBODY
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle; Edmund Evans.
Stock no. 2123409
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. Good condition.

A Tale of Fairy Land. Superb colour illustrations of fairies by Richard Doyle as well as sepia drawings. These pictures were originally published in 1869 and Lang admired them so much that he wrote this story to fit around the illustrations. Burgundy cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. B/w illustrated endpapers. Printed in colour by Edmund Evans. 56 pages. Binding is weak, hinges are cracked; front hinge is partially broken. Scuffing and other marks to covers; some chipping and loss at edges of covers. Staples rusted. front endpaper is partially stuck next to spine to front pastedown. Some foxing and page markings. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 1407025
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1932. Very good condition.

Dedicated "to all who love fairies and have found The Little Green Road". 8 magical colour plates and 8 b/w plates, all of fairies. Pale green cloth, dark green titles and vignette to front cover. 102 pages. 10.75 x 8". Bumping to spine and corners. Spine browned. Uneven fading to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Light browning to endpapers and some internal pages. Some light foxing mostly to prelims and page edges otherwise contents are very good. Plates are all present and in very good condition.

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