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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cecily M. Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1824372
Published by Frederick Warne; The Penguin Group. Circa 2012. Slightly better than very good condition.

Containing the four seasons. Pink boards with green butterflies. 197 pages, all edges gilt. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780723268451. Fifth printing. Boards lightly browned. Contents fine. Contained in pictorial slipcase which is lightly edge-rubbed and lightly browned.

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FLOWER SONGS OF THE SEASONS
Written by Cicely Mary Barker; Olive Linnell. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1323743
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Fair condition.

Cloth spine, grey boards with colour onlay and pale blue titles to front. 12 tipped-in colour plates. Musical scores by Linnell. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Small hole to rear edge of spine. Both joints are cracked. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some erased ink writing to both free-endpapers. Some foxing and other marks to contents. Plates present and fine condition.

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THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF HYMNS
No author listed. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1323735
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1929. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Illustrated endpapers. 12 beautiful tipped-in colour plates. 84 pages. 10 x 7.5". A selection of popular hymns and musical scores. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Endpapers partly browned. Name plate to verso of frontis mount. Light corner creases to some of the plates.

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SIMON THE SWAN
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2138817
Published by Blackie. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth. Gilt titles to spine. Colour illustrations. 9.5 x 7". The previously unpublished sequel to Lord Of The Rushie River. ISBN: 0216924553. Bumping to top of spine. Uneven fading to cover edges. Page edges are browned. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine and edges.

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FLOWER SONGS OF THE SEASONS
Written by Cicely Mary Barker; Olive Linnell. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2138609
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, grey boards with colour onlay and pale blue titles to front. 12 tipped-in colour plates. Musical scores by Linnell. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning and some grubby marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown, partially transferred to opposite page. Front joint is a bit cracked. Foxing to varying degrees throughout and to outer page edges.

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A LITTLE BOOK OF OLD RHYMES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1321682
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, black titles to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front board. Decorated endpapers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Spine slightly bumped. A couple of tiny dents to lower cover edges. Foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly grubby.

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FAIRIES OF THE TREES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1321681
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light brown chequered boards, dark title to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front board of "The Mulberry Fairy". 24 colour plates throughout. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Blue illustrated endpapers. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Child's inscription in ink to front endpapers. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with some tiny tears and slightly grubby to rear panel. 'New' price label of 2/6 net to front covering original printed price.

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A LITTLE BOOK OF OLD RHYMES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2129892
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, black titles to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front board. Decorated endpapers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Foxing to outer page edges and some internal pages. Wrapper is price-cut with name in ink to front flap; couple of closed edge-tears; some grubby marks.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 31ST YEAR
Written by Barbara C. Freeman; Norman Hunter; Ruth Ainsworth; et al. Illustrated by Harry Rountree; Cicely Mary Barker; Peter Fraser; Kenneth Harrow; et al..
Stock no. 2128131
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth spine with dark titles. Pictorial front cover shows four children at a campfire. Colour plates plus colour and b/w illustrations. Marks to spine; splash mark to top. Scuff marks to covers. Wear and bumping to corners. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Foxing and some grubby margin marks.

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THE LITTLE PICTURE HYMN BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2124284
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1938. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A selection of popular Hymns inc. Onward Christian Soldiers, All Things Bright and Beautiful etc. 5.5" x 4.5". Blue cloth, gilt title to front. Illustrated endpapers. 11 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Foxing and page browning. Small inscription in ink to verso of front endppaer. Wrapper has a few marks with some edge-creasing and closed tears.

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AUTUMN SONGS WITH MUSIC
Written by Cicely Mary Barker; Olive Linnell. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1507198
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1930. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

From Flower Fairies of the Autumn. Grey paper boards with blue titles, blue cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front board. 12 poems with accompanying tipped-in colour plates and music by Linnell. A lovely book. Spine bumped and worn with a couple of marks. Wear to corners with some loss of surface from top corner of front cover. Rear cover is marked (water?) with light crease to bottom corner. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Light stains to bottom edges of endpapers and some pages. Foxing throughout. All plates present and in very good condition. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, also grubby with stains and with hole to centre of spine. Some tape repairs to tears on verso.

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GROUNDSEL AND NECKLACES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1405867
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, pictorial onlay to front board. Blue pictorial endpapers. Beautiful colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 48 pages. 5.5 x 4". Spine and corners bumped. Spine vertically creased. Large inscription to verso of frontis. Foxing to page edges and border of one plate. Colour plates bright. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears, Wrapper is grubby.

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