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THE LITTLE BLACK SAMBO BOOKS (6 VOLUMES)
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2131328
Published by Chatto & Windus. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Six books. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. The Stories of: Little Black Mingo; Little Black Quibba; Little Black Bobtail; Little Black Quasha; Little Black Sambo; Sambo And The Twins. Contained in pictorial slip-case. ISBN: 0701150017. ALL are reprints in the 1970s. Only 3 have their dustwrappers, they are all edge-creased with chips and wear. Box is only fair-good - has complete split along one edge.
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STEAMBOAT BILL
Written by Charles Crowther. Illustrated by Charles Crowther.
Stock no. 2131197
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Collins Colour Book. The story of a paddle-steamer who goes up and down the Mississippi. Oblong format. Brown cloth. Colour illustrations. Damp staining to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.
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BONZO'S ANNUAL 1948
Written by G.E. Studdy. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 2130320
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1948. Good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows Bonzo wearing a crown and sat on a donkey. Colour frontis, two-tone illustrations throughout. Contains a story entitled "The Little Nigger Boy". Spine is faded and worn. Scuffing and chipping to edges; corners are bumped. Frontis is MISSING! Foxing.
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UNCLE REMUS AND NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUS
Written by Joel Chandler Harris.
Stock no. 1817443
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Two volumes in one. American Edition. Red cloth, gilt title and vignette to spine, orange title and illustration of fox and rabbits to front. B/w frontis. 65 b/w illustrations to text and full page. Spine browned, gilt vignette faded, Top & tail worn. Browning to endpapers and title page. Front hinge pulled. First two pages of introduction coming loose from binding. Text block and margins browned. A few scattered foxspots.
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EPAMINONDAS AND HIS MAMMY'S UMBRELLA
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2124736
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Purple boards with colour picture to front. Delightful pictures of the little black boy and his Mammy. Bumping to spine. Some wear to cover edges. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut and edge-creased with a few marks; closed tear to edger of rear panel.
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EPAMINONDAS HELPS IN THE HOUSE
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 2124735
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Purple boards with white titles and colour picture to front cover (Not onlay). Colour illustrations. Small format. 62 pages. Bumping to spine. Wear to cover edges. Browning to endpapers; a few foxspots to outer page edges. Contents are bright. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few closed tears and chips; minimal loss.Some grubby marks and foxing also to wrapper and fading to spine.
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EPAMINONDAS AND THE EGGS
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1507467
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Green boards with white titles, colour picture to front. Pictorial endpapers. Simple colour illustrations. 62 pages. 5.5 x 4.5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to cover edges. Light browning to endpapers. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears and chips. Panels and spine grubby with some foxing, small ink blots to rear panel, surface paper damage on front panel from removal of label, possible colouring to edge.
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UNCLE REMUS
Written by Joel Chandler Harris; Robert Harding. Illustrated by W. Neave Parker.
Stock no. 1813891
Published by Bruce & Gawthorn Limited. Circa 1956. Good condition.

Adapted for English readers by Robert Harding. Blue cloth. Pictorial endpapers. 8 very nice colour plates plus numerous two-tone & b/w illustrations, some full-page. 144 pages. Boards marked and stained. A few grubby margin marks to contents. All plates present.
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CUSTARD
Written by Nea W. Ensor. Illustrated by Nea W. Ensor.
Stock no. 1314786
Published by Nea W. Ensor. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story for children of the splendid ship "Dragon-fly". Custard is a cowardly member of the crew! Oblong format. Plain white boards, punched holes to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. Light foxing to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, some light foxing to endpapers. A couple of grubby fingermarks to page margins. Dustwrapper is browned and foxed with edge wear and minimal loss. Printed by Kyle, Palmer & Co. Ltd of Kuala Lumpur.
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MY OWN BIG BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton; Woolley; Frank Insall; Harold Earnshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1502623
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1945. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine with red titles. Pictorial front board showing two children dancing. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, corners and cover edges worn. Some marks to covers. Pen inscription to front pastedown and name in belongs to box. Light vertical crease to front and rear endpaper. Neat colouring to one page otherwise contents very good.
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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK MINGO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2114330
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Grey/blue boards with dark titles and decorations. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; grubby marks to covers. Spine has been repaired with glue (was at one time split). A few pages to prelims partially stuck back in (possibly incorrectly). Grubby margin marks. Foxing to outer page edges.
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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK BOBTAIL
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 2114110
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth. Delightful colour illustrations. The story of three little black children - Little Black Tag, Rag & Bobtail. 6 x 4.5". Unpaginated. Some page browning. Wrapper is a bit grubby and edge-creased.
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