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ARCADIAN BALLADS
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 568422
Published by Heinemann Educational Books. 1st 1978. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Tall format. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 48 pages. ISBN: 0435147722.

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THE STORY OF ROSINA & OTHER VERSES
Written by Austin Dobson. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 317346
Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co.. 1st 1895. Very good condition.

Maroon cloth with detailed gilt decorations and titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Boards and spine a little bumped. Pages browned, with some foxing. Some joints cracked.

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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Written by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 208243
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A jovial domestic portrayal of Goldsmith's classic. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 232 pages. Top edge gilt. Lower spine very slightly bumped. Lower corners lightly rubbed. A faint diagonal scratch mark to rear cover but cloth not damaged. A few small fox spots to outer page edges. Overall a fine copy in scarce pictorial wrapper having two small edge tears with very slight loss.

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THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD
Written by Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 662550
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1929. Very good condition.

A jovial domestic portrayal of Goldsmith's classic. 12 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 232 pages. Top edge gilt. Faint scuff marks to front cover. Top and tail of spine and corners slightly worn. Small foxspots to prelims and a few margins. A nice copy.

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EAST OF THE SUN AND WEST OF THE MOON
No author listed. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 691590
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. 24 superb tipped-in colour plates. A collection of stories which originally appeared in Sir G.W. Dasent's "Popular Tales from the Norse". Spine slightly bumped, corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Spine slightly cocked. Foxing to endpapers and prelims. Contents bright and clean. An early reprint of this beautiful, scarce book.

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PICTURES IN COLOR
No author listed. Illustrated by Harrison Fisher.
Stock no. 569145
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Large format. 17.5" x 12.5". 16 very attractive colour plates. Brown cloth spine, beige boards, gilt titles. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Board edges worn. Rear board scratched. Plates are superb.

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VOLUME 1 OF MY SKETCH BOOK
Written by George Cruikshank. Illustrated by George Cruikshank.
Stock no. 803252
Published by Charles Tilt. 1st 1834. Good condition.

Oblong format, green cloth with gilt title to front. Colour illustrations and etchings. 24 colour plates. A further 12 plates were published in the 1835 edition. Spine and corners bumped. Top and tail of spine frayed. Front joint broken. Rear joint strengthened with tape. 1st title page and 1 plate strengthened to edges with yellowing tape. Occasional grubby marks to page edges. A few page edges chipped. First title page lightly creased.

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THE BLACK PUPPY BOOK
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 626881
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1909. Good condition.

This is a book about all sorts of puppy dogs and their games and sports. It may serve to amuse you, but should it fail, well, this is only a puppy dog's tale. Pictorial paper boards, green cloth spine. B/w and full page colour illustrations. Contents detached from covers. Covers scuffed, edges worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. 2 b/w illustrations have some blue crayon colouring, a few pencil marks. Top & tail of sections worn else text block still tight.

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WHERE THE BLUE BEGINS
Written by Christopher Morley. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 652881
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1st USA 1922. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

4 colour plates and 9 b/w line drawings. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover and spine. Blue and white pictorial endpapers. Top edge gilt. 227pp. Cr 4to. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed to head and tail. A couple of finger-marks to page margins otherwise contents bright. Original pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-chipped with a little loss to spine, 2" closed tear to top of front. A super first edition.

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DRAKE'S DRUM AND OTHER SONGS OF THE SEA
Written by Henry Newbolt. Illustrated by A.D. McCormick.
Stock no. 726970
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1943. Very good condition.

Light green cloth with elaborate gilt decorations to front cover and gilt vignette to spine and gilt title. Pictorial endpapers. 12 tipped-in colour plates mounted on blue card with gold borders and decorations. A handsome book. Spine and corners slightly worn. A couple of small spots to rear cover. Name and date to half-title. Endpapers browned. Some foxing to contents.

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CHILDREN'S CHILDREN
Written by Gertrude Bone. Illustrated by Muirhead Bone.
Stock no. 718823
Published by Duckworth & Co.. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w plates and text illustrations. 271 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped. Smith's label to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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TALES OF WAYBEYOND
Written by Eileen Hunter. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 612385
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, green title to spine. B/w illustrations, 87 pages. ISBN: 0233970843. Inscription in ink to dedication page.

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