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MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY TALES
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2137937
Published by J. Coker & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1945. Almost very good condition.

A nice collection of the traditional nursery fairy tales with 16 full page colour illustrations and b/w sketches throughout. Cloth spine. Colour pictorial cover. 74 pages. 11.5 x 9". Wear and chipping along cover edges; some fading to front cover. Uneven browning to rear cover. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Foxing to outer page edges. A few page corner creases. Some margin marks.

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THE LITTLEST ONE
Written by Marion St. John Webb; Ralph Dunstan. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant; Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 1322270
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine with black title. Grey paper boards, large pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates by tarrant, b/w text illustrations by Nixon. Music by Dunstan. 116 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few marks to covers. Small mark to front free-endpaper and a few light fingermarks to page margins.

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AN ALPHABET OF MAGIC
Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2135905
Published by The Medici Society. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

Green cloth with red title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Some fading. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few pages to contents.

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THE CHILD'S OWN BOOK OF PRAYERS AND HYMNS
Written by S. Vere Benson. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1321528
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards with red titles. Colour frontis. A book to help the child to see God as Father and Saviour. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and foxed on verso.

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OUR ANIMAL FRIENDS
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1317825
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

24 colour plates. Sunshine Series. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Large format. Spine bumped. Corners worn. Covers edge rubbed. Light stain to front cover. Endpapers browned. Foxing to textblock. 1 plate is missing.

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FAIRY JIGSAW BOOK
Written by Marion St. John Webb. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1817449
Published by The Medici Society Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Rediscover the work of artist Margaret Tarrant with these five fairy jigsaw puzzles. Each puzzle is accompanied by a charming poem by Marion St John Webb. ISBN: 0855032669. Fading to spine. Corners and lower edges bumped. Contents fine and all pieces present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1814729
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Edges rubbed, corner worn. Green stain to rear board. All plates present, one plate worn at edges. A few scattered foxspots and margin marks.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2123712
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

16 beautiful colour plates illustrate 10 well-known fairy tales. 128 pages. The Sunshine Series. Spine is faded and foxed. Bumping to corners; wear and chipping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning. Pages 13-18 have tear hole, with a little loss to a couple of the pages. Plate Opposite page 14 has a couple of small holes. All plates present.

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RHYMES OF OLD TIMES
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1406741
Published by The Medici Society. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, dark green titles and decorative peach border to front cover. Beautiful mounted colour plates and two-tone text illustrations. 108 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to half title page which has been partially covered in black ink, some of which can be seen on next page. Light brown marks to prelims which correspond with ink marks. Some page browning. Fingering to some pages. Edges of pages 25 - 32 have been roughly trimmed. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears. Loss to bottom of spine. Spine is browned. Wrapper is grubby.

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MERRY ANIMAL TALES
Written by Madge A. Bigham. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1405820
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1919. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine with pale green paper boards & pictorial onlay to front, dark titles, 9.75 x 7". 4 colour plates. 127 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Covers are grubby and a little marked. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Front endpaper lightly creased. Endpapers browned. Foxing mostly to page edges.

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HAPPY ALL DAY!
Written by Sheila E. Braine; Dorothea Moore; Fay Inchfawn; et al. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Margaret Tarrant; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1505810
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Pictures and stories for the little ones. Pictorial front board shows children picking apples. Black titles to spine. Adverts to rear board. 3 colour illustrations plus two tone illustrations. Spine bumped and very worn with some loss of surface. Heavy wear to corners and cover edges. Couple of tiny patches of surface paper damage to front cover, rear cover grubby and stained to edge with surface paper missing from lower inside corner. Name and address in pencil to verso of frontis. Marks to contents, mostly to margins.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1927
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Margaret Tarrant; Chris G. Temple; Alan Wright; et al..
Stock no. 1405231
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1927. Good condition.

Twenty-second year of issue. Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows child with a plate of fruit. 12 colour plates plus two-tone and b/w illustrations to text throughout. Pictorial endpapers by Alan Wright. First story is The Magic Knocker by Christine Chaundler. 264 pages. 10" x 7.25". Spine bumped and worn with splits to top and bottom. 5.5" split in cloth at front edge. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges rubbed and scuffed. Scuffing and some marks to boards. Front joint cracked at top. Endpapers browned. Name and address in ink to verso of front endpaper. Ink tracing of picture beneath on tissue guard for frontis. 3 plates are MISSING. Foxing and some grubby margin marks.

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