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CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM RUMANIAN LEGENDS AND FAIRY TALES
Written by Gaster. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1321622
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Raphael House Library series. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations Spine bumped and faded. Covers edge worn, particularly at corners. Some scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper is stuck to a white piece of paper which has covered over a previous inscription. Some fingermarks to page margins. One plate is detached with slightly ragged edges. Some light foxing to contents.

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THE KEEPING OF CHRISTMAS AT BRACEBRIDGE HALL
Written by Washington Irving. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1320196
Published by J.M. Dent. Very good condition.

Pale green decorated cloth. Colour plates. The Series of English Idylls. Spine and corners bumped. Half title-page is missing and therefore no date. Some foxing.

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CRANFORD
Written by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1320195
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 3rd 1907. Very good condition.

English Idylls series. Pale green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. 25 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped. A couple of large crease marks in cloth on rear cover. Name plate to front pastedown. Browning to endpapers, foxing to contents (some heavy). Front joint is cracked.

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PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLAND
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1319728
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st 1900. Very good condition.

'Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton'. Beautiful gilt decorated green cloth covers. Dark green endpapers. B/w full-page and text illustrations. 301 pages and 16 pages of adverts to rear, all edges gilt. 7.5 x 5 inches. Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly edge rubbed. Some light rubbing to covers. Inscription in pencil to half title-page. Some light foxing else contents clean.

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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Winifred F. Peck; Florence Harrison; C. Bernard Rutley; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Ruth Cobb; et al..
Stock no. 2131358
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Front board shows a girl in skirt and blazer with a black dog on a lead. First story is "The First Flight" by Peck. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations throughout. Heavy bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping. Marks to spine. Partially removed bookplate to front endpaper, with some writing. Foxing to outer page edges. Margin marks. Tear to page 181.

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PENELOPE'S ENGLISH EXPERIENCES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 2131111
Published by Gay and Bird. 1901. Very good condition.

Dark green boards, gilt titles and thistle decorations. Title to covers is 'Penelope's Experiences England'. Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 174 pages plus book list. Light bumping to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. A few light margin marks.

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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Margaret Middleton; Florence Harrison; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston; C.E. Brock; Gordon Browne; et al..
Stock no. 1817635
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine with blue title. Pictorial front board shows girl with tennis racquet. Colour plates. B/w text illustrations. First story is "One Crowded Hour" by Margaret Middleton. Board edges rubbed, corners worn, spine browned, rear board scuffed. Gift inscription in ink to verso of frontispiece. Text block grubby. A few grubby margin marks.

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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 2130302
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper has tears and chips; minimal loss, also faded to spine.

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MARTIN PIPPIN IN THE APPLE-ORCHARD
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 2126269
Published by W. Collins Sons and Co. Ltd.. 8th 1926. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with dark brown titles and vignette to front cover. 5 mounted colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Top of spine has splits to cloth at both edges, with some fraying. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Half-title page is creased and foxed. Inscription in ink to verso of title page. Some foxing and page margin creases. All plates present.

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THE BROAD HIGHWAY
Written by Jeffery Farnol. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1814677
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1912. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with elaborate gilt titles and decorations. Small oval onlay to front cover. 24 tissue-guarded colour plates. 493 pages. Top edge gilt. Rear board marked. Front board has dent at lower edge. Endpapers browned. One tissue guard missing. A few scattered foxspots.

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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 1507725
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Light foxing to covers, rear cover slightly grubby. Title page and contents page detached from bottom threads. Foxing and odd grubby mark to contents.

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THE OXFORD ANNUAL FOR GIRLS 10TH YEAR
Written by Bessie Marchant; C. Bernard Rutley; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; Thora Stowell; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Joan Griffith; Mary Strange Reeve; M.A. Peart; et al..
Stock no. 1507723
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1928. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial front cover shows two young ladies in cloche hats carrying Christmas presents. Pictorial spine. Orange and grey endpapers showing an Arabian scene. 10th year. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small flap with crease to onlay at top of spine. Colours bright on covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. A little foxing to contents. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped, loss from top of spine and rear panel. Spine and panels slightly faded and foxed. Stain to spine in title.

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