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AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND
Written by George MacDonald. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2126376
Published by David McKay Company. 1st thus 1919. Very good condition.

Beige cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front cover. Blue pictorial endpapers. 8 colour plates plus illustration to title-page. 342 pages, top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and a couple of corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few grubby margin marks. Browning and some foxing to outer page edges. All plates present.

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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2126234
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1905. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Large pictorial onlay to front. Decorated endpapers. 12 colour plates with tissue-paper guards. Numerous b/w text illustration. Top edge gilt. Spine is bumped and browned; small tear to cloth to top. Cover corners are bumped. A few small scuffs to pictorial onlay. Joints are partially cracked. Bookplate and inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Some foxing to pages throughout. 3 plates have ragged margins. Creasing to some tissue guards.

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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm; Noel Daniel. Illustrated by Walter Crane; Kay Nielsen; Jessie Willcox Smith; George Cruikshank; et al..
Stock no. 2125858
Published by Taschen. 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

In honor of the 200th anniversery of Grimms' fairy tales, this book brings to life their timeless magic in an all new translation alongside art by some of the most treasured children's illustrators from the 1820s to the 1950s. Purple cloth, gilt titles and colour pictorial onlay to front and rear board. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. Two ribbon page markers. ISBN: 9783836526722. Couple of corners are bumped. Contents are still excellent!

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THE NOW-A-DAYS FAIRY BOOK
Written by Anna Alice Chapin. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2125674
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

6 beautiful colour plates. Pictorial boards, blue cloth spine. Large format. Front cover shows two children, one asleep by a sundial. Spine is browned with small chips and tears to top; some fraying to cloth. Bumping to corners and cover edges; some chipping. Rear cover has some surface paper damage wi8th browning. Foxing and page browning.

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THE PRINCESS AND THE GOBLIN
Written by George MacDonald. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2125651
Published by David McKay Company. 1st thus 1920. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front cover. Brown pictorial endpapers. 8 lovely colour plates plus illustration to title-page. 203 pages, top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a few nicks to corners. Cup ring mark to front cover. A few grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front free endpaper. Some foxing throughout and to outer page edges. First plate is especially affected, but also has much edge-creasing and some small margin tears and chips.

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JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH
Written by S.Michael Schnessel. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1317379
Published by Studio Vista. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A major study of the illustrator and her work with 100 b/w and 64 full colour reproductions of Smith's most delightful pictures covering the whole range of her work. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 224 pages. Demy 4to. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some foxspots to endpapers, prelims and textblock. Name and date in ink to half-title page has been partially erased. Dustwrapper is just a little edge-rubbed.

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GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS AND OTHER CLASSIC ENGLISH FAIRY TALES
Written by Flora Annie Steel. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1816150
Published by Children's Classics. Circa 1994. Fine condition.

Imitation leather spine with gilt title. Green pictorial boards. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Top edge green, others uncut. ISBN: 0517101769. Second printing.

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MOTHER GOOSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2123942
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1938. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Grey cloth with red titles. 12 colour plates. B/w text illustrations throughout. 208 pages. Spine is very browned, with what looks like a couple of damp marks. Spotting, foxing and fading along edges to rest of covers. Name in ink to belongs to box. Foxing; mostly to prelims and outer page edges. A few page margin marks. All plates present.

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THE EVERYDAY FAIRY BOOK
Written by Anna Alice Chapin. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1609840
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. c. 1931. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine, black title. Pictorial front board showing little girl laid on her back under a grape vine. 7 colour plates. Large format. Spine and corners bumped; some wear with slight surface paper loss at corners. Rear board marked and scuffed. Inscription to front endpaper. A little scattered foxing.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1506923
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1924. Slightly better than good condition.

Orange pictorial cloth. Black titles. Top edge yellow. Decorated endpapers. 12 delightful tipped-in colour plates. B/w text illustrations. 9.5 x 6.5 inches. 305 pages. Spine bumped, worn and faded, nick to front edge. Wear to corners. Covers grubby. A few hinges starting to crack. Ink inscription and name and address to front endpapers. Foxing and a few fingermarks to contents. All plates present.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1506910
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1930. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

12 enchanting tipped-in colour plates. Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 240 pages. Large format. Published for Boots the Chemist. Spine bumped and worn with small hole towards top. Minimal bumping and wear to corners. Small faint marks to covers in places (damp?). Ink inscription to front endpaper. One hinge strating to crack. A few fingermarks/marks to contents but most pages are clean. Small light stain to text block. A little foxing. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a little loss from ends of spine and folds. A couple of larger tears to bottom of front panel. Panels and spine darkened with a few small marks.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1406056
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. circa 1930. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

12 enchanting tipped-in colour plates. Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 240 pages. Large format. Published for Boots the Chemist. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Board edges a little darkened. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint and some hinges cracked. One plate is MISSING. Other plates present and in very good condition. Tissue guard for frontis is creased and has tape to top 42, partially detached at bottom. Browning to endpapers. Foxing mainly to page margins and some margin marks. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with areas of loss to top and bottom of spine and front fold and bottom of rear panel. Some creasing to front panel and spine. Wrapper is grubby.

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