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THE CHUMMY BOOK - NINTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Constance Heward; Dixon Rutherford; et al. Illustrated by Peter Fraser; Honor C. Appleton; Hilda Cowham; Mabel Lucie Attwell; et al..
Stock no. 1318355
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Pictorial front cover shows black cat and white dog, blue spine with white titles and horse's head. First story is 'The Housing Problem'. 287 pages plus one page book list. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Small dent to top edge of rear cover. Vertical crease to rear cover. Endpapers browned. Heavy foxing to contents, mainly textblock and some other marks.
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THE JENNY WREN STORY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell; H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1318352
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, pictorial front board. 2 colour plates by Lucie Attwell, B/w text illustrations by various artists. First story is "The Sick Doll's Diary". 9.75" x 7". Spine and corners worn, lower 1" of spine was split and has been glued down. Edges rubbed. Joints cracked. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents.
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THE LAND OF MY FATHERS
Written by W. Lewis Jones; Geoffrey of Monmouth; William Watson; Giraldus Cambrensis; et al. Illustrated by Christopher Williams; Augustus John; Frank Brangwyn; et al..
Stock no. 1317977
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

A Welsh Gift Book. Cream cloth with red titles and vignettes. 127 numbered pages. Tipped-in colour plates mounted on captioned brown card. B/w plates. Spine slightly bumped. Covers very slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing throughout, particularly to textblock.
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THE GRAPHIC STORY READER BOOK 1
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Cecil Aldin; et al..
Stock no. 1317963
Published by William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. 144 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 2 full page colour illustrations by Louis Wain. Numerous illustrations by Cecil Aldin and others. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Grubby fingermarks to contents and endpapers lightly browned.
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EVERY GIRL'S STORIES
Written by Grace Aguilar; Maria Edgeworth; E.H. Knatchbull-Hugessen; et al. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway; et al..
Stock no. 1317889
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. 1896. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis by Kate Greenaway. B/w illustrations throughout. 501 pages, all edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Small name in ink to front free-endpaper and prize inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Lower corner of rear cover and of most page corner tips damaged from a fire. Foxing throughout.
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LITTLE FOLKS 1888
Written by Theo Gift; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Walter Crane; Harold Copping; et al..
Stock no. 1317887
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1888. Good condition.

Cloth spine, pictiorial front board shows a boy and a girl ice-skating. Serial stories are: Little Oddity and King Penguin Land. Chromolithograph and tinted plates, b/w text illustrations. Covers are worn, grubby and foxed. Spine bumped. Front joint is partly broken. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents.
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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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KING ALBERT'S BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Edmund Dulac; Kay Nielsen; et al..
Stock no. 2131274
Published by The Daily Telegraph. Very good condition.

A tribute to the Belgium king and people from representative men and women throughout the world. A compilation of written script and colourful mounted prints. 187 pages. 11 x 8.5". Cream cloth with dark titles and decorations. Contains b/w photo of King Albert as frontis piece, and many wonderful tipped in colour plates and illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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HUDSON BAY
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Bayard; et al..
Stock no. 2131243
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1886. Good condition.

Or Everyday Life in the Wilds of North America. Red pictorial cloth with gilt and black titles and decorations. B/w illustrations by various artists from sketches by the author. Floral decorated endpapers. 367 pages. Splitting to cloth at top and tail of spine, with fraying. Scuffing and some marks to edges. Corners are bumped. Covers have grubby marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.
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EVERY GIRL'S STORY BOOK
Written by Leonora Fry; Elinor Stretton; W.H. Morris; Dora Chapman; May Wynne; et al. Illustrated by G.W. Goss; et al..
Stock no. 2131241
Published by The Avenue Press. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cloth spine. Front cover shows girls out walking - two are looking at a map. First story is 'Drama by Car' by Fry. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Some wear and spotting to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; grubby marks and foxspots, but minimal loss.
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TINY TOTS
Written by Ethel Talbot; Hilda F. Moore; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham; H.R. Millar; et al..
Stock no. 2131239
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. Circa 1922. Good condition.

Cloth spine, black title. Front cover shows 3 young girls standing in the street and looking at a copy of Tiny Tots! First story is 'The Three Imps'. Colour, two-tone and b/w illustrations. Front cover is a bit bowed. Some bumping and chipping to corners. Grubby marks to rear cover. Foxing and some margin marks. Tears to a few page margins.
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FROM REMBRANDT TO VERMEER CIVIL VALUES IN 17TH CENTURY FLEMISH AND DUTCH PAINTING
Written by Bernd Wolfgang Lindemann. Illustrated by Rembrandt; Vermeer; et al..
Stock no. 2131196
Published by Motta. 1ST 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9788864130071. A few small knocks along cover edges. Contents are excellent!
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