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STORIES FROM DON QUIXOTE
Written by Miguel De Cervantes; John Lang. Illustrated by F.M.B. Blaikie.
Stock no. 1320451
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Told to the children series. Small format 5.75 x 4.5". Brown cloth with pictorial onlay and black titles to front cover. 8 colour plates. 120 pages, edges untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Name and address in purple pencil to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Page 17/8 has been roughly opened causing margin loss and large tears. Dustwrapper is worn and chipped at edges.

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FAIRY TALES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Mary Macgregor. Illustrated by Olive Allen.
Stock no. 1318752
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Very good condition.

Told to the Children Series. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Beige cloth, gilt titles and decoration. 8 colour plates. 113 pages plus 4 page publication list. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers slightly grubby. Front free-endpaper neatly removed. Foxing to page edges else contents clean.

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SIMPLE SUSAN
Written by Maria Edgeworth; Louey Chisholm. Illustrated by Olive Allen.
Stock no. 1318091
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack. Good condition.

Retold by Louey Chisholm. "Told to the Children" series edited by Louey Chisholm. Yellow boards, pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates. 111 pages plus 4 page booklist to rear. 5.75 x 4.75". Covers are worn and grubby. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Some page have been roughly opened causing ragged page edges. Light page browning and some grubby fingermarks to contents.

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STORIES OF ROBIN HOOD
Written by H.E. Marshall.
Stock no. 2130313
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1929. Almost very good condition.

Told to the Children. Colour pictorial boards. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to covers, with scuffing and marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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UNCLE TOM'S CABIN
Written by Harriet Beecher Stowe; H.E. Marshall. Illustrated by A.S. Forrest.
Stock no. 2125130
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Good condition.

Told To The Children series. 8 colour plates. ix and 115 pages. Heavy mottling and wear to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. One plate is detached, but loosely inserted.

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STORIES FROM CHAUCER
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer; Janet Harvey Kelman. 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.

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STORIES FROM CHAUCER
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer; Janet Harvey Kelman. 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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