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TOLD TO THE CHILDREN

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UNDINE
Written by Mary Macgregor; Friedrich De La Motte Fouque. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 1406800
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Green cloth, colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. Told To The Children series. 6 x 4.5" Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small bump to side edge of front cover. Small booksellers sticker to bottom of front pastedown. Front endpaper has been replaced and is stuck in with clear tape. Couple of hinges cracked. Foxing to several pages and a few grubby marks. Plates all present.
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STORIES FROM CHAUCER
Written by Janet Harvey Kelman; Geoffrey Chaucer. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1507328
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. circa 1910. Slightly better than good condition.

Told To The Children series. Small format. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration. Pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates. 114 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked, pen circles to rear cover. Front endpaper MISSING. Ink transfer to front pastedown, must have been inscription on endpaper. Also small bookworm mark to front pastedown and title page. Crayon lines and scribble to rear endpapers. A little foxing/browning. Text pages generally clean. All plates present.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE WATER-BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley; Amy Steedman. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 1507274
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Almost very good condition.

Told to the children series. Edited by Louey Chisholm. Light green/grey covers with dark titles to spine and front cover. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some browning, light fading and a few small marks to covers and spine. Tiny spot of surface paper damage to onlay. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers, prelims and page edges. All plates present, one has corner crease.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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STORIES FROM WAGNER
Written by C.E. Smith. Illustrated by Byam Shaw.
Stock no. 1406449
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Told to the Children Series. Small format. Blue cloth with black titles and pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. 115 pages, edges untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped. Spine is browned. Inlay to front cover a little scuffed. Prize inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to contents. Bottom of a couple of pages not cut. Plates all present and in very good condition.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE WATER-BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley; Amy Steedman. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 1406396
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Almost very good condition.

Told to the children series. Edited by Louey Chisholm. Light green/grey covers with dark titles to spine and front cover. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Bumping to spine, corners and edges of front board. Rubbing to title on spine. Covers a little grubby. Foxing to prelims, page edges and some page margins. Plates all present.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS IN LILLIPUT AND BROBDINGNAG
Written by Jonathan Swift; John Lang. Illustrated by F.M.B. Blaikie.
Stock no. 1405865
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Told to the Children series. Small format. Red cloth covered card wraps with black titles to spine and front. Colour plates. 116 pages. 6" x 4". Spine and corners bumped. Rubbing to cover edges. Covers a little grubby. Name in pencil to inside front cover. Small patch of surface paper damage to inside of front cover. Foxing to inside of covers and page edges. Some corners creased.
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STORIES OF KING ARTHUR'S KNIGHTS
Written by Mary Macgregor. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
Stock no. 1315458
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Cream cloth spine, red boards. Colour plates. Told To The Children series. Spine slightly bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn and slightly faded and grubby at edges.
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STORIES FROM CHAUCER
Written by Janet Harvey Kelman; Geoffrey Chaucer. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1309216
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. circa 1907. Almost very good condition.

Told To The Children series. Small format. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration. Pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates. 114 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped. Spine slightly browned and covers very slightly mottled. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers and margins of plates are slightly browned. There is some very light fingering to page margins. One page has a small piece torn from margin (no text affected).
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