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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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TINY TOTS 1929
Written by Enid Blyton; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham.
Stock no. 2131248
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1929. Fair condition.

Cloth spine with pictorial onlay of children playing in the snow. Front board shows children on sledges. Colour frontis (by Cowham). Colour plates plus twot-tone text illustrations. First story is "Merry Down Wood". Blyton story is 'Bobtail's Magic Ring'. Bumping and wear, with chipping to cover edges; some colouring to cover edges where loss has tried to be disguised. Split with fraying to cloth at top of spine. Foxing throughout. Scribble to a couple of pages. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Joints are cracked. Margin tears. A couple of pages are torn, but taped back in. A reading copy.

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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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LITTLE FROLIC
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Ernest A. Aris; Agnes Richardson; Hilda Cowham; et al..
Stock no. 1317799
Published by Juvenile Productions Ltd.. Circa 1937. Good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards and spine showing chubby children illustrated by Agnes Richardson. Colour plates plus b/w illustrations throughout. First story is "Pups in a Pickle". Covers are worn, slightly grubby and scratched. Inscription in ink on belongs to page (name in belongs to box and "from Glyn 13/11/37" below). Foxing to contents.

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BLACKIE'S STORY-TIME BOOK
Written by Chris Tent; Gladys Davidson; Theodora Wilson Wilson; May Byron; Florence Harrison; et al. Illustrated by Agnes Richardson; Thomas Maybank; Harold C. Earnshaw; Louis Wain; Florence Harrison; N. Buchanan; Hilda Cowham; H.M. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 2124405
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine with black title. Pictorial paper boards show young boy saluting behind a young girl waving a handkerchief. Colour plates & b/w illustrations. A book of stories by various authors and illustrated by various illustrators. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to spine. Scuffing and marks to covers, with heavy wear and chipping to corners. Some foxing and finger marks.

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THE JOLLY BOOK - SIXTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Hugh Orton; Bessie Marchant; Mary Shrewsbury; et al. Illustrated by R.H. Brock; Hilda Cowham; Harold Earnshaw; Thomas Henry; et al..
Stock no. 1208815
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1926. Very good condition.

Pictorial cloth spine shows boy hanging from title. Pictorial front cover shows two children fishing, they have caught a boot. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 278 pages. First story: The Magic Matchbox. Spine rubbed and bumped, illustration on spine faded. Edges rubbed and corners worn. Prize-plate to front endpaper. Occasional faint fingering and foxing to contents.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL - 21ST YEAR
Written by Edric Vredenburg; M.I.K. Carruthers; Cecily M. Rutley; et al. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick; M.A. Peart; Hilda Cowham; Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1609757
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black title and illustration. Front pictorial board shows boy and girl in wintry scene with puppy, mistletoe and basket of goodies. 6 colour plates (including one of cats by Wain - A Beauty of Japan). B/w and two-tone illustrations throughout. First story is December's Guest. 21st issue of Father Tuck's annual. Spine and corners bumped; corners and board edges worn with some surface loss.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 27TH YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Eleanor B. Simeon; Evelyn Smith; Natalie Joan; et al. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall; Hilda Cowham; Harry Rountree; Florence Mary Anderson; S.G. Hulme Beaman; et al..
Stock no. 1506891
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1931. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial front cover shows three children, rocking horse and dog, black titles. Colour plates, plus colour, tint and b/w illustrations. 200 pages. First story - Tommy's Topper by Madeline Barnes. Spine bumped, worn and grubby with a vertical crease from top to bottom. Corners and cover edges worn. Covers grubby. Rear joint and a couple of hinges cracked. Ink inscription in To box on front endpaper and 1930 written to verso of frontis. A few marks to contents but most pages are clean. A little foxing.

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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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PLAYBOX ANNUAL 1913
No author listed. Illustrated by S.J. Cash; Hilda Cowham; E.M. Taylor; et al..
Stock no. 1506177
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1913. Good condition.

Green cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour plates, b/w and two-tone illustrations. 208 pages. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers grubby with some light scratches and browning. Ink name to front endpaper. Front joint three quarters broken between frontis and title page. A few marks and some fingering to contents but many pages are clean.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL FOR 1903
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Nora Chesson; Helen M. Burnside; M.A. Hoyer; Grace C. Floyd; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Hilda Cowham; Frances Brundage; M. Bowley; et al..
Stock no. 1506038
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. 1903. Slightly better than good condition.

Burgundy cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children in blue holding flags. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 126 pages. First story: Contented is rich enough! Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby with stains and marks. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. A few grubby marks to contents including light stain to bottom corners of last few pages. One colour plate detached with a ragged edge. A few fox spots.

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THE JOY BOOK CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 1924
Written by Hilda Cowham; Clarence Winchester; May Wynne; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham; Jacques Browne; Alfred Bestall; et al..
Stock no. 2121589
Published by E. Hulton & Co. Ltd.. 1924. Good condition.

Stories and pictures for little folk. Cloth spine, yellow pictorial front board showing golly and other toy friends in a plane. 207 pages. Colour plates plus b/w and two-tone text illustrations. First story is "Christmas Snowflakes" by Cowham. Bumping and wear top spine and corners. Damp mark to bottom corner of front cover. Browning to spine. Long split to one side of spine, with fraying to cloth. Chipping to paper on cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxign and margin marks.

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