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SAMBO AND SUSANNA
Written by May Byron. Illustrated by Ethel Parkinson.
Stock no. 2124750
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A story told in verse about Sambo and his friend Susanna (black children who get married at the end of the story). Large oblong format. Green cloth spine, cream pictorial boards. Full-page colour illustrations. Printed on one side of the paper only. Spine has bumping to top and tail, with small splits to cloth; a little fraying to cloth. Corners have some heavy wear. Partial cup ring marks to front cover, with other grubby marks to covers and scuffing. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and grubby marks internally. One page has couple of ink closed margin tear. Illustrations are still nice and bright.

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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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MORE ADVENTURES OF LITTLE BLACK NICKUM
Written by Jean Robertson. Illustrated by Norman Mommens.
Stock no. 1403224
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Red boards with black titles to spine and front board. Two tone and b/w illustrations. 96 pages. Spine and corners bumped and a little rubbed. Fading to spine. Covers marked. Inscription in ink and pencil which has been partially erased and name in red ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to contents and text block.

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THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK SAMBO
Written by Helen Bannerman. Illustrated by Helen Bannerman.
Stock no. 1313981
Published by Chatto & Windus. Good condition.

Large paper edition. Spiral bound pictorial stiff card covers. Colour illustration facing each page of easy to read text. 58 pages. 9 x 7". Covers are worn and a little grubby, corner tips worn with slight loss. Grubby fingermarks to contents, foxing inside covers.

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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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SUNNY SAMBO'S FIRST BOOK
Written by C.W. Hill. Illustrated by Jennetta Vise.
Stock no. 1312317
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Good condition.

Small format. Green glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to text throughout. Spine and corners bumped and worn, loss to top and tail of spine, top of spine covered with masking tape. Foxing and light musty smell to contents.

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