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CURLY HEADS AND LONG LEGS
Written by Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham.
Stock no. 1816551
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with black title. Brown paper boards, white title and large pictorial onlay of a young girl painting a portrait of a cat to front. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 140 pages plus publisher advert to rear. Edges rubbed & worn. Joints weak. Free front endpaper starting to split from top. Some hinges pulled but binding tight. One or two margin marks.

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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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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1912
Written by Harry Golding; Jessie Pope; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham; Wright Barker; Louis Wain; Henry Henshall; et al..
Stock no. 1407166
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1912. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth covers with gilt titles and black decoration. Circular onlay to front cover is called The Song of the Bird. 12 colour plates, b/w illustrations throughout. 264 pages. Black endpapers. Appears to be special binding. Spine bumped, worn and slightly faded. A few small marks to covers and rear cover faded to edges. A couple of hinges cracked. Some browning and foxing. Just an odd mark to contents.

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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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THE RAINBOW STORY BOOK
Written by Evelyn Stebbing; Jessie Pope; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; et al. Illustrated by Harry Woolley; Helen Jacobs; C.E.B. Bernard; Nina K. Brisley; Hilda Cowham; et al..
Stock no. 1812683
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format 11 x 8.5". Cloth spine with dark titles. Pictorial front cover shows three children, girl pointing at rainbow. Stories and rhymes. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. First story: Our Garden Walks. Board edges rubbed, corners worn. Rear hinge pulled at top else binding nice and tight. Name in ink to front pastedown. A few lower margin closed tears (no loss), chip to lower corner of last page. Endpapers browned.

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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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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. 1506152
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1931. Very 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. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers very slightly grubby. Inscription in belongs to box on front endpaper dated 1931. Small brown mark to contents page and page opposite. Some light foxing and an odd mark but most pages are clean. All plates present.

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FOR SOMEBODY'S DARLING
Written by E. Nesbit; Norman Gale; Constance M. Lowe; Grace C. Floyd; Githa Sowerby; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham; M. Bowley; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Elsie Blomfield; et al..
Stock no. 1506064
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Fair condition.

Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series. Cloth spine, pictorial front covers shows lamb chewing girl's dress. Colour frontis plus two-tone and b/w illustrations. 72 pages. Spine is faded with hole and damp stain at bottom. Heavy wear to corners with crease to bottom corner of front cover. Covers grubby with wear and chipping to edges. Dampstaining to both endpapers at base of spine. One hinge and top inch of front joint cracked. Pencil and ink inscriptions to prelims. Some browning, foxing and marks to contents throughout

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL
Written by Nora Hopper; E. Nesbit; Clifton Bingham; M.A. Hoyer; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; M. Bowley; Hilda Cowham; Helena Maquire; et al..
Stock no. 1506039
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Fair condition.

Burgundy cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows three girls dressed in white fur coats under an umbrella holding a basket of holly. 6 chromolithograph plates plus b/w text illustrations. 2 b/w text illustrations by Wain featuring cats. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby with lots of light scratches, especially to rear cover. Both joints cracked, rear joint badly. Some hinges badly cracked and gatherings pulled. Marks to contents. 5 chromos present, 4 of which detached with ragged edges. A reading copy.

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