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GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129164
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Yellow/cream cloth, red titles. Four full-page colour illustrations. 331 pages. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. A few marks to covers. Front joint is cracked, so that webbing is showing through. Foxing to outer page edges. All plates present.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129162
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1941. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Dark yellow cloth with red titles and borders, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. 127 pages. Reissue at a cheaper price. Spine is bumped and faded. Bumping also along top edges of covers. Top piece of front endpaper has been cut out. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. All plates present.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129161
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. circa 1927. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands series. Red cloth with gilt titles and decoration, pictorial onlay to front cover. 8 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped with some slight fraying to top. Gilt to spine is darkened. Name plate to front pastedown, name in ink to front endpaper. Some pale page browning else contents clean.

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THE BOOK OF NONSENSE
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129160
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Nonsense verse, riddles and stories by many authors. Children's Illustrated Classics series. Green cloth with black title labels and gilt titles to spine and front cover. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0460050354. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and a little wear.

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THE FLINT HEART
Written by Eden Phillpotts. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129157
Published by Smith, Elder & Co.. 1st 1910. Good condition.

A Fairy Story. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine with vignette to front cover. 16 b/w plates. 309 pages. Top edge gilt. Blue cloth tape to top and tail of spine. Corners are bumped. Scuff/score mark to rear cover. Tape marks and residue of tape to front joint. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Some foxing throughout. Plate opposite page 96 has been taped back in - some edge-creasing; couple of margin tears. A reading copy.

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TALES OF THE TAUNUS MOUNTAINS
Written by Olive Dehn. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129153
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Blue buckram, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 119 pages. Lower front corner worn. Covers just a little grubby. Some foxing. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. ,

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MOTHER GOOSE'S NURSERY RHYMES
Written by L. Edna Walter. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129152
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st thus 1948. Almost very good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth with red titles. B/w pictures. 12 colour plates. 216 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; couple of splits to top and tail of spine. Uneven and grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Writing in pencil to front pastedown. Some foxing and grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE BOOK OF NONSENSE
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129067
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Nonsense verse, riddles and stories by many authors. Children's Illustrated Classics series. Beige/orange illustrated boards. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears/nicks, but minimal loss; top corner of front flap has been cut off. All plates present.

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GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129036
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Yellow/cream cloth, red titles. Four full-page colour illustrations. 331 pages. Title to spine has faded. Couple of small nicks to top of spine. A few marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Joints are a bit cracked. Some foxing.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2126385
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

The De Luxe limited edition of 250 copies. Cream pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Large format. 12 wonderful tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown paper with captioned tissue-guards plus b/w text illustrations. 209 numbered pages, top edge gilt and others untrimmed. Burgundy silk page marker. SIGNED by Publishers. This is Copy No. 184. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening/browning to spine. A few grubby marks to covers. Yellow stain to one corner of rear cover. Front joint is cracked. Foxing to pages in varying degrees; some pages just have foxing to outer page edges. All colour plates are present and in excellent condition!

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THE BOOK OF NONSENSE
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 1406623
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1965. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Nonsense verse, riddles and stories by many authors. Children's Illustrated Classics series. Beige/orange illustrated boards. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Surface paper damage to both paste downs and to half title page. Numbers in ink to top of front endpaper. Foxing mainly to page margins and edge of text blocks. Dustwrapper is edge worn. Bottom edge of front panel and top edge of rear panel are ragged. Small label with number 828 on it to bottom of spine. Wrapper covered in plastic film which has been unevenly trimmed and is grubby.

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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1910
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Hilda Cowham; S.B. Pearse; Charles Folkard; et al..
Stock no. 1506258
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1910. Very good condition.

Second year. A New Playbook for Children. Green spine, yellow pictorial boards. Colour, two-tone and b/w illustrations. Wear to corners. Bump to lower edge of rear cover. Covers slightly grubby. Large ink inscription to front endpaper. Front joint cracked next to frontis. Small pink mark to pages 204/205 next to spine, contents otherwise clean. Tissue guard for frontis is browned and creased.

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