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THE STORY OF TOM THE PIPER'S SON
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2123822
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1943. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Full page colour illustrations and some b/w illustrations. Easy-to-read text. Browning to cover edges. Wear with some scuffing also to edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A little foxing.

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NURSERY RHYMES, STORIES AND PICTURES
Written by Frank Adams. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2123584
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A lovely collection of short but popular nursery stories. 84 full page colour plates plus b/w illustrations. A delightful book! Rebound, red covers, with original red cloth spine and gilt title. Large format. Bumping to corners and spine. Mottling to original cloth spine. Tear to rear endpaper. All colour plates present.

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THE FRANK ADAMS BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 1507694
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers a bit grubby with light scratches to front cover. Spine darkened. A few grubby fingermarks to contents.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE FOR 1915 49TH VOL
Written by John Lea; Felix Leigh; et al. Illustrated by A.L. Bowley; Louis Wain; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Frank Adams; et al..
Stock no. 1506908
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Containing the monthly parts for 1914. Blue cloth covers, black decoration, gilt titles to front cover and onlay featuring bears, black titles to spine. Adverts to rear board and endpapers. 12 colour plates, including colour frontis by Wain. Two tone and b/w illustrations. 8.75 x 7". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers darkened in places. Writing worn on spine. Presentation plate to front endpaper and tiny bookseller's label to pastedown. Verso of frontis is slightly grubby. Rest of contents clean but browned.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - EIGHTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; S.G. Hulme Beaman; Mrs. H.C. Cradock; Barbara E. Todd; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd; M. Board; S.G. Hulme Beaman; Woolley; Frank Adams; et al..
Stock no. 1506873
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

White spine with black title, pictorial front cover shows girl and boy sitting in hammock reading book. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 190 pages. First story is A Surprise for the Piggledy Gnome. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Bump to front cover has bent board at top and damaged top and outside edge. Spine and front cover a bit grubby. A couple of hinges cracked but binding is firm. Contents generally clean. A little foxing. All plates present but two have darkened edges, one of these has ragged edges too.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - SIXTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; May Wynne; Mrs. H.C. Cradock; Christine Chaundler; Constance Heward; et al. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy; Frank Adams; Topham; Honor C. Appleton; Florence Mary Anderson; Margaret Tempest; et al..
Stock no. 1506870
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

White pictorial cloth spine shows dog. Cream pictorial front cover shows boy and girl, girl holding small dog, red titles. Illustrated endpapers by Dudley Jarrett. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 191 pages. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Rear joint and a few hinges cracked but binding still feels firm. A little foxing and a few marks to contents but most pages are clean. All plates present.

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A PRINCESS IN TATTERS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 1506624
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, with gilt title labels. Front cover shows artist being watched by girl, spine shows lady with girl. 4 colour plates. 336 pages. Purple endpapers. Spine bumped, worn and darkened, gilt title block rubbed, some loss from lady and child. A little bumping and wear to corners. A few small marks to covers, picture on front is rubbed with some spots of loss. Presentation plate to front pastedown, surface paper damage to plate. Joints and some hinges cracked but binding is firm. Small tear to top edge of front endpaper. An odd mark to contents. Some foxing, especially top of first few text pages. All plates present.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 9TH YEAR
Written by Mary E. Mann; Theodora Wilson Wilson; Alice Talwin Morris; Jessie Pope; May Byron; et al. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; Frank Adams; T.H. Robinson; Florence Harrison; et al..
Stock no. 1506185
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth covers show boy and girl picking daisies, white titles. Spine shows girl making daisy chain, gilt titles. Illustrated endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 192 pages. All edges gilt. First story - A Little Girl Called Lavender. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few marks to covers, mostly to rear cover. Small previous owner's name and address label to front endpaper. Frontis partially detached with small amount of blue scribble to verso. Some foxing, mainly to prelims and page edges. Just a few marks and fingermarks to contents.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 23RD YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Will H. Ogilvie; Jessie Pope; Evelyn Smith; et al. Illustrated by Frank Adams; Warwick Reynolds; Harry Rountree; et al..
Stock no. 1506153
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth spine, front cover shows girl & boy reading a book on floor. Colour plates. Two-tone & b/w illustrations. Some bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby. Front joint partially cracked, one hinge cracked. Belongs to box on front endpaper completed in pen. Light foxing, fingermarks and a few marks to contents but many ages are clean. All plates present.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 23RD YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Will H. Ogilvie; Jessie Pope; Evelyn Smith; et al. Illustrated by Frank Adams; Warwick Reynolds; Harry Rountree; et al..
Stock no. 1506036
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1926. Fair condition.

Orange cloth spine, front cover shows girl & boy reading a book on floor. Colour plates. Two-tone & b/w illustrations. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Joints badly cracked, holding by threads, a few hinges cracked too so binding feels weak. Colouring to some b/w illustrations. Last text page partially detached. A few marks to contents. All plates present but one is detached.

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THE ALL-STORY WONDER BOOK 24TH YEAR
Written by Harry Golding; Madeleine Collier; Christine Chaundler; Nina K. Brisley; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable; Percy Tarrant; Harry G. Theaker; Frank Adams; Alan Wright; et al..
Stock no. 1506003
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1929. Almost very good condition.

Of Pictures and Stories for Boys and Girls. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows girl stood by dog, who is sat on books on a stool. Balloons on floor. With 8 colour plates and hundreds of two-colour and other pictures. 264 pages. Endpapers by Thomas Maybank. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Small piece of surface loss from rear cover. 1" cracked on rear joint. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers and prelims. Just an odd mark to contents. All plates present.

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THE THREE LITTLE PIGS
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 1505977
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1951. Good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Illustrated endpapers. Full-page colour and b/w illustrations plus b/w illustrations to text. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers grubby and marked. Corner crease to rear cover at top of spine, smaller corner creased on front cover but board is cracked. Light crease to bottom corner of rear cover also. One hinge cracked. Ink inscription and name to front pastedown. Grubby marks/fingermarks and some foxing throughout.

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