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MR QUACK - HIS VOYAGE TO LONDON
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 1318034
Published by F. Warne & Co.. Pre 1919. Almost very good condition.

Roughly 4" x 4". Pictorial paperwraps. Colour and two-tone illustrations. The 'Mr' Books series. Spine split to lower half. Staples rusty. Covers just a little gubby, contents clean.

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THE CHILDREN'S SONG BOOK
Written by Alfred W. Tomlyn. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Harry Rountree; et al.; A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 2131158
Published by Andersons-Edinburgh-Limited. Circa 1910. Almost very good condition.

A book of children's rhymes set to music. Fabric covered boards with gilt title to front; colour decorations. First Song/Rhyme is 'A Farmer went Trotting'. Also includes Baa! Baa! Black Sheep; Jack and Jill; Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star; Wee Willie Winkie and more. Two-tone plates, including frontis by Lawson Wood. Some grubby marks to covers. Hinges are cracked; binding a little weak. Foxing to outer page edges. A few small margin marks.

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LAWSON WOOD'S MERRY MONKEYS
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2130792
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Circa 1944. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, large pictorial onlay to front cover showing monkey as captain of ship. 16 glorious colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine and some cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Margin marks. Damp mark to corner of one plate page.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - SEVENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Ethel Talbot; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Mabel Lucie Attwell; S.B. Pearse; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 2130301
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy and girl giving rabbit a carrot. 320 pages. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; edges have been 'touched up' with colour ink. Uneven browning to spine. Marks to rear cover. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges.

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A BEDTIME PICTURE BOOK
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2127704
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format 13 x 10", original book has been rebound as a hardback. Full page colour illustrations and short stories. Some page browning and foxing; a few grubby margin marks.

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GRAN'POP'S BOOK OF FUN
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2127702
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format, pictorial card wraps. Superb full page colour illustrations of Gran'pop monkey and his friends and relations. Grubby marks to covers; some foxing. Staples to spine have rusted. Creasing to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Margin tear to last page. A few margin marks.

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MISCHIEF MAKERS; POPULAR GRAN'POP; MEDDLESOME MONKEYS
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2127687
Published by B.B. Ltd.. Very good condition.

3 original editions have been bound into a hardback, with original covers included. Large format. Orange/brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Vertical creasing to some pages internally. A few margin marks.

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THE HAMPER OF MR. BOOKS
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2124956
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Small format. (4 x 4") Pictorial card wraps. Red Box contains six 'Mr' stories. Each story is packed with full page colour and two tone illustrations. Stories are: Mr. Quack; Mr. Grunt; Mr. Prickles; Mr. Pup; Mr. Trunk; Mr. Fox. Mr. Pickles Book has closed tear to front cover and is torn with loss to top rear corner of cover. Some grubby marks and foxing to books. Contained in good original cardboard box, which is missing one edge to lid and has splitting and chipping to other edges.

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THE BOX OF 'MRS' BOOKS
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 2124955
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

A small square box (4.25 x 4.25") containing six of the "Mrs." books: Mrs. Purr; Mrs. Nibble; Mrs. Cackle, Mrs. Polly, Mrs. Bear and Mrs. Waddle. Each book has pictorial paperwraps, colour and two-tone illustrations. Staples to spines of books have rusted. Contained in a nearly very good cardboard box, which has 1" split to one edge and some other marks and scuffs; some creasing.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - SEVENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Ethel Talbot; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Mabel Lucie Attwell; S.B. Pearse; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1609756
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1919. Good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy and girl giving rabbit a carrot. 320 pages. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Corners and board edges worn with some surface loss. Boards scuffed, with some marks and fading. Some scattered foxing.

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THE JOLLY BOOK - THIRTEENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy; Peter Fraser; Harold C. Earnshaw; Lawson Wood; Arch Webb; et al..
Stock no. 1814676
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1923. Very good condition.

Large format, colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 16 colour plates. Spine and edges rubbed. Rear board browned. Front endpaper missing. All plates present. A few scattered foxspots.

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A BEDTIME PICTURE BOOK
Written by Lawson Wood. Illustrated by Lawson Wood.
Stock no. 1507486
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. circa 1944. Very good condition.

Large format 13 x 10", pictorial card wraps. Full page colour illustrations and short stories. Wear to spine, staples rusty. Covers very slightly grubby with some darkening to front cover alongside spine. Neat, large ink inscription to inside of front cover. Just a few fingermarks to contents.

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