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BLOSSOM A FAIRY STORY
Written by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 2131326
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine with gilt title. Marble-effect boards with white title-label to front cover. 8 beautiful colour and 8 beautiful b/w plates plus some b/w text illustrations. 94 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. All plates present.
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THE STORY OF DULCIBELLA AND THE FAIRIES
Written by Alice Raiker. Illustrated by Hilda T. Miller.
Stock no. 2131068
Published by Lewis's Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Large pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Heavy wear, with scuffing to covers; some surface paper damage; damp mark to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Margin marks to pages.
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THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 2130264
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1932. Almost 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". Damp stain across bottom edge of front cover. Corners and spine are bumped, with wear. Other marks, especially brown spotting and splash marks to rear cover. Foxing to prelims, outer page edges and page margins. All plates present.
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THE PASSWORD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Elizabeth Southwart. Illustrated by Florence Mary Anderson.
Stock no. 2129856
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. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and along cover edges. Small split to top of spine; some fraying to cloth. Marks to covers. Foxing and browning throughout. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. 3 plates have chips at edges, others are excellent. Wrinkling to front endpaper.
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THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 2129479
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1947. Almost very good condition.

8 exquisite colour plates plus 8 b/w plates. Beige cloth, green title and vignette to front cover. 94 pages. 10.5 x 8". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Half cup ring mark to front cover. Spine is faded. Some wrinkling of cloth to front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Contents are still very good indeed! Plates are lovely and bright.
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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2129415
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1948. 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. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and a few grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price- cut and edge-torn and chipped; loss to top of spine and corners; some scuffing and browning.
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THE LITTLE GREEN ROAD TO FAIRYLAND
Written by Annie R. Rentoul. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 2125755
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 2nd 1925. 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. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine; title label (onlay) to front cover. Second edition. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. A few light marks to covers and to title label. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. All plates present.
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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. 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 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 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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THE BOOK OF FAIRY POETRY
Written by Dora Owen. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 1507205
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. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A little darkening to spine and some cover edges. A few light spots to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing, mainly to prelims, page edges and last couple of pages. Grubby fingermarks to last text page. Edge of page 9/10 and 11/12 has not been cut in binding process so pages still joined, a couple of other pages edges have uneven edges assume were not cut and have been opened roughly. Contents generally clean. All plates present, 2 have very light corner creases, paper guard to frontis has vertical crease.
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