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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by John Tenniel; Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 1320790
Published by Henry Altemus Company. Circa 1897. Very good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth decorated by Chloe Preston (these are the only illustrations by Preston). Small white title label to spine. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. 16 page booklist to rear. Cloth slightly grubby, title-label slightly browned. Endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean.

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THE PEEK-A-BOOS' HOLIDAY
Written by Tom Preston. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 1320360
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1912. Good condition.

Large oblong format. Red cloth spine with gilt title. Delightful 'chubby' children illustrations! Edges are worn. Spine faded. Some damp marks and general grubbiness to covers. New endpapers. Pages are lightly browned but illustrations are bright. A little damp staining to some page edges.

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THE PANSY BOOK
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; William Blake; et al. Illustrated by Chloe Preston; Lilian A. Govey; et al.; Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2129168
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Edited by Strang. Colour plates, b/w and two-tone illustrations. One corner of onlay to front cover has been torn off. Spine is faded with damp stains spreading to both boards. Bumping and wear to covers and corners. Some foxing throughout. Colour plates are still very good.

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TOOTSIE WOOTSIE KIDDIES
No author listed. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 1608644
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. c. 1920. Very good condition.

Concertina board book. 6 panels, 12 illustrations. Charming colour large illustrations with accompanying text. Corners a little worn, corner of onlay to front cover missing. Patch of surface damage along edge of end panel. A little foxing. Illustrations are nice and bright. A charming copy!

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - THIRTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Frank Hart; Joyce Mercer; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Chloe Preston; G.E. Studdy; Harry Woolley; Frank Hart; et al..
Stock no. 2120403
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1925. Almost very good condition.

For all Boys and Girls who are Good Chums. Edited by Chisholm. Pictorial cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows Punch and Judy show. 16 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 287 pages. Spine is faded, with some scuffing. Bumping to corners, with a bit of chipping. Inscriptions to front endpaper, with tape mark. Some foxing and page browning throughout. All plates present.

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THE CHUNKY SCOUTS
Written by Chloe Preston. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 2119801
Published by Humphrey Milford. Very good condition.

The Chunky Booklets series. A Shaped book. Pictorial stiff cardwraps. B/w illustrations to top of each page with text within a green frame. Some light wear to cover edges. Foxing throughout.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - THIRTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Frank Hart; Joyce Mercer; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Chloe Preston; G.E. Studdy; Harry Woolley; Frank Hart; et al..
Stock no. 1505441
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

For all Boys and Girls who are Good Chums. Edited by Chisholm. Pictorial cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows Punch and Judy show. 16 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 287 pages. Spine bumped and worn. Corners worn and lightly bumped. Covers slightly grubby, rear cover a little rubbed. Corner, including two words text, almost torn off page 239. Puzzles completed. Just an odd mark to contents. All plates present.

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THE PEEK-A-BOOS IN WINTER
Written by Chloe Preston. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 2118454
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Good condition.

Large oblong format. Original embossed paper boards, red cloth spine with gilt lettering. 18 full-page colour plates. Cute chubby children. Scuff marks to covers (mostly to rear cover). Damp mark along bottom edge of front cover and a couple of edges. Uneven fading and some wear to spine. Bumping to spine and corners; chipping and wear to corners. Foxing throughout. A couple of page margin tears to some pages (including at least one illustration page). Binding is starting to become a little weak. Illustrations are beautifully bright!

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THE ADVENTURES OF TROOPER PEEK-A-BOO
Written by May Byron. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 1503844
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1916. Slightly better than good condition.

Timothy Peek-a-Boo decides to become a soldier. Paper boards with pictorial onlay and brown titles, 7.75 x 6.5". Illustrated endpapers. 4 plates plus b/w text illustrations. Spine reglued into place, some damage at top and bottom. Wear to corners. Some browning to cover edges and a few marks to covers and onlay. Front joint cracked with glue seeped through from spine repair showing along joint. Tiny tear to top edge of front endpaper. Half-title page browned. Some marks to contnets but many pages are clean. Last plate has marks to margin and a little wax(?) to picture. Brown spot on lower edge affects last couple of pages and endpapers.

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PEEK-A-BOO BESS
Written by Chloe Preston. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 2107906
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Very good condition.

Cloth spine. Shaped book. Colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; wear to cover edges. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A few marks to contents.

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PEEK-A-BOO PAM
Written by May Byron. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 1308319
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Very good condition.

The Peek-A-Boo Booklets series. A shaped book. 3.75 x 10.25". Thick card covers. Two-tone illustrations at top and tail of each page. Some slight rubbing to cover edges. Slight wear to top edge of 'hat' on front board. Foxing to contents and a light pencil erasure mark to title-page. A nice copy of a scarce book.

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PEEK-A-BOO BETTY
Written by Chloe Preston. Illustrated by Chloe Preston.
Stock no. 441239
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Almost very good condition.

A tall thin format shaped book. Hard card covers. Two-tone illustrations, including Gollies. Part of the Peek-a-Boo Series. Edges very worn. Boards grubby. Pages grubby.

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