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THE BIG BUDGET FOR CHILDREN
Written by Elizabeth Gould; Alfred Bestall; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; et al. Illustrated by Harry Rountree; Gordon Robinson; Barbara C. Freeman; Peter Fraser; et al..
Stock no. 1325969
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Circa 1935. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine, front showing children pulling a small boat ashore. First story is "Mr. Percy Pickles" by Gould. Includes "Zammy the Zebra" by Bestall. Colour frontis. B/w plates and illustrations. Covers are slightly edge worn and lightly foxed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing, heavy to textblock.

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TALES FROM ANDERSEN AND GRIMM
Written by W.K. Holmes. Illustrated by Barbara C. Freeman.
Stock no. 1325904
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, blind title to front, silver title to spine. Top edge blue. Decorated endpapers. Lovely colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 160 pages. 10.25 x 8". Spine and corners bumped with fading to top and tail of spine and faint damp(?) staining to rear cover. A couple of light marks to page margins else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is worn and creased with a few edge tears and some damp stains visible on verso.

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THE GREAT BOOK FOR BROWNIES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Madge S. Smith; Constance Savery; Margaret Baker; et al. Illustrated by H.R. Millar; Grace Lodge; A.H. Watson; M.D. Johnston; Barbara C. Freeman; et al..
Stock no. 1325497
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1934. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards "Glad & Gay". Colour frontis and b/w text illustrations. First story is A Brownie Brew. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Rear cover is slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Front joint (between endpaper and half-title) is cracked. Some hinges pulled. Foxing to textblock else contents clean.

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TIME TO PLAY
Written by May Marshall. Illustrated by Barbara C. Freeman.
Stock no. 1106589
Published by Lutterworth Press. Circa 1941. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green covers with black title to spine and vignette to front cover. 20 illustrations by Freeman. Covers are mottled with fading. Edges are worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with some loss to corners and creased.

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THE BOY WHO DIDN'T LIKE RAIN
Written by Edith M. Bell. Illustrated by Barbara C. Freeman.
Stock no. 1202918
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1943. Good condition.

Oblong format, beige cloth spine with pictorial front board. 4 colour plates, b/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Corners worn and cover edges rubbed. Covers are a little bit grubby. Front joint is partly broken causing front free-endpaper to be part detached. Foxing throughout. Colouring (mostly very neat) to the b/w illustrations.

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