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STORIES OF THE STARS
Written by Denise Vale. Illustrated by Denise Vale.
Stock no. 1817664
Published by G. Bell & Sons. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book to appeal to a child's imagination, sense of discovery and delight in patterns. Legends of the stars and constellations. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w maps of constellations to endpapers. Text and illustrations in blue. ISBN: 0713516615. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn at edges with slight loss and grubby to rear panel.

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THE SILVER TREASURE
Written by Geraldine McCaughrean. Illustrated by Bee Willey.
Stock no. 2129870
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Myths and Legends of the World series. 23 short stories with colour illustrations. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 1858811392. Wrapper has some light wear to top of spine.

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THE MAGIC OINTMENT AND OTHER CORNISH LEGENDS
Written by Eric Quayle. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2127085
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 108 pages. 12 stories. ISBN: 0862641292. Bumping and some wear to spine and corners. A few margin marks.

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NATIVE AMERICAN MYTHS & LEGENDS
Written by O.B. Duane.
Stock no. 2126989
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1860193773.

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GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2126689
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.

De-Luxe edition, Limited to 500 copies. 40 exquisite tissue-guarded colour plates, mounted on brown card. 38 tales and legends collected from many sources. Vellum bound, with gilt titles and vignettes. Foxing and spotting to covers, endpapers and outer page edges; a few to some page margins. Ties to covers are no longer present. A few scuff marks to covers. All plates are present and in fine condition!

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FLOWER LEGENDS FOR CHILDREN
Written by Hilda Murray. Illustrated by J.S. Eland.
Stock no. 2126687
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1ST 1901. Almost very good condition.

Large oblong format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Delightful colour plates. A few marks to covers; some nicks to cloth at top and tail of spine. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Some scuffing. Front joint is a bit cracked. Some marks to outer page edges and page margins.

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ROBIN OF THE MOVIES
Written by David Turner. Illustrated by Malcolm Baker.
Stock no. 2125380
Published by Yeoman Publishing. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. The Cinematic History of the Legendary Outlaw of Sherwood. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0951558803.

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THE LEGENDARY BALLADS OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND
Written by John S. Roberts.
Stock no. 2125368
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1868. Almost very good condition.

The Chandos Poets. Compiled and edited by Roberts. With original illustrations and steel portrait. Includes tales of Robin Hood. Looks like book has possibly been rebound at some time, with original spine laid down. Looks like a school crest has been gilded to front cover. Prize plate to front patsedown. Some foxing and page browning.

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ROBIN HOOD HIS MERRY EXPLOITS
Written by Charles Wilson. Illustrated by R.C. Smith.
Stock no. 2125367
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue leather spine and corners, blue cloth. Gilt title and decorations to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. All Time Tales Series. Top little piece of spine MISSING. Wear and some splitting to base of spine. Browning to corners. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some page edges are torn, into margins. Appears some pages and uncut edges, and they've been 'opened' untidily for someone to read the story.

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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by Mary Macleod. Illustrated by A.G. Walker.
Stock no. 2125365
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1909. Fair condition.

Pictorial onlay to front cover, with other decorations and titles. 3 colour plates. Other b/w illustrations. Stories from Old Ballads. Half of backstrip is MISSING; rest is hanging on by one edge. Some damage to pictorial onlay - a little surface paper loss. Bumping and some heavy wear to corners and cover edges. Some foxing. Hinges pulled. A reading copy.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by Henry Gilbert. Illustrated by Frank Godwin.
Stock no. 2125325
Published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc.. Good condition.

Dark green cloth with red title and vignette to spine; large pictorial onlay to front cover. American Edition. 4 colour plates, including frontis. Heavy damp staining to edges of covers. Tear to top of spine. Bumping and wear to edges and corners. Front joint is cracked and weak; webbing showing through. Some foxing. A reading copy.

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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS LIFE IN THE MERRY GREENWOOD
Written by Rose Yeatman Woolf. Illustrated by Howard Davie.
Stock no. 2125324
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Circa 1932. Very good condition.

The Golden Treasury Library series.Red/maroon boards with gilt title to spine; large colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A few small scuffs to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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