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THE CRADLE SHIP
Written by Edith Howes. Illustrated by Florence Mary Anderson.
Stock no. 2125714
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1916. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and blind title to front cover, which also has oval pictorial onlay. 4 colour plates. 219 pages. Reprint in same year as 1st. Bumping to a couple of corners. Light wear along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present.

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ELFIN SONG
Written by Florence Harrison. Illustrated by Florence Harrison.
Stock no. 2125649
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1926. Very good condition.

A book of verse and pictures. Cream cloth spine, brown title and decoration. Cream boards with brown title and pictorial onlay to front. Grey pictorial endpapers. 12 beautiful colour plates tipped onto brown card with captioned tissu guards. B/w text illustrations. 142 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Some scuff marks and browning. Insription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to some pages internally. Plates are in beautiful, fine condition.

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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2125300
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

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. Early reprint (plain endpapers). Spine is bumped and worn, with browning and a couple of splits at corners. Cup ring mark to front cover. Bumping to corners. Foxing to pages, with some grubby marks. Pages 65-68 are MISSING (prelims of 'Autumn'). Biro scribble to page 81. Plates are all present.

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THE WOODLAND FAIRY ABC
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125171
Published by Renwick of Otley. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Colour frontis; 'The Reward'. B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Page browning, with some foxing.

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THE COMPLETE FLOWER FAIRIES COLLECTION
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2124908
Published by Index. 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A boxed set, with all 8 titles in the series. Cream pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723284202. A few wrapper spines are a bit faded. Contained in original casing with ribbon ties. Bumped to a couple of corners.

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IN FAIRYLAND
Written by William Allingham; Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle.
Stock no. 1815924
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st thus 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A series of pictures from the Elf World with a poem by Allingham and "The Princess Nobody" by Lang. Introduced by Bryan Holme. Lovely green boards, gilt titles and decorations. Green endpapers. Colour illustrations. 64 pages. 11.25 x 9". ISBN: 0718118367. Bump towards top of spine. Child's inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.

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THE PASSWORD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Elizabeth Southwart. Illustrated by Florence Mary Anderson.
Stock no. 2124733
Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

A little girl finds herself unexpectedly in Fairyland. A delightful story accompanied by 8 marvellous colour plates and 3 b/w illustrations of fairies. Cream cloth with dark green titles and vignette to front cover. Beautifully decorated endpapers. Cr 4to. 189pp. Front cover is a bit bowed. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Browning and foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Some other margin marks. A few page corner creases. All plates present. Neat colouring to some b/w illustrations internally.

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THE PRINCESS NOBODY
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle; Edmund Evans.
Stock no. 2124728
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1884. 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. Spine is unevenly faded/mottled. Some repairs to corners of covers; very neat. Around a third of half-title page has been restored; replaced with partial new page. A couple of small page margin repairs. Grubby margin marks. A few page corner creases.

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A FAIRY TO STAY
Written by Margaret Beatrice Lodge. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2124726
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 1928. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles; decoration of fairy to front cover. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. Spine is bumped and worn with browning. Some grubby marks to covers. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few foxspots to margins. Pencil inscription to half-title page. A few page margin tears; and a few small page corner creasing.

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TALES OF THE PIXIES
Written by Crystal Barry; Edward Garrett. Illustrated by Mary Smith.
Stock no. 2124592
Published by H.A. and W.L. Pitkin Ltd.. Circa 1946. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards, green cloth spine. Colour illustrations throughout. Last page is The Fairies' Lullaby by Edward Garrett. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A few light margin marks. Colour illustrations throughout are lovely and vibrant!

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IN FAIRYLAND
Written by Richard Doyle; Andrew Lang; William Allingham. Illustrated by Richard Doyle.
Stock no. 2124408
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st thus 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A series of pictures from the Elf World with a poem by Allingham and "The Princess Nobody" by Lang. Introduced by Bryan Holme. Attractive green boards, gilt titles and decorations. Green endpapers. Beautiful colour illustrations. 64 pages. 11.25 x 9". ISBN: 0906671698. Light bumping along a couple of cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few light marks.

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FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE SEASONS
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2124382
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth. Beautiful colour illustrations. Larger format. ISBN: 021690885X. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks. Contained in original slip case that is in good condition: a couple of splits to edges.

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