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Millicent Sowerby

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THE BIG BOOK FOR TINIES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; Enid Warne Browne; B. Butler; et al..
Stock no. 1503943
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. circa 1932. Slightly better than good condition.

Matt pictorial paper boards entitled 'Baby's Play Time' to front depicting small girl pulling doll in trolley, dark red titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour plates, two tone and b/w illustrations. First story is Mrs Brown Hen. Large print text. Edited by Strang. Spine is bumped and worn with some loss of surface paper at either end also slightly faded and marked. Corners and cover edges worn. Covers a bit grubby and scuffed. Front joint cracked next to frontis. Rear joint and some hinges also cracked. Browning to endpapers and prelims, heavy foxing to contents. Small dated inscription to prelims. One plate detached and has large corner crease. Creasing to title page.
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THE GLAD BOOK
Written by Githa Sowerby. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1313594
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. circa 1939. Almost very good condition.

White pictorial boards with gilt title to front. Pretty colour pictures accompany verses for children. Spine and corners bumped and worn, 2" split to base of spine. Foxing to covers. One hinge cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. One plate has been slightly creased. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Some very light foxing and fingering else contents clean.
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THE JOYOUS BOOK
Written by Natalie Joan. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1313593
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. circa 1939. Very good condition.

A book of children's verse. White boards with embossed colour design to front cover. Full page colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Light foxing to rear cover, grubby mark to edge of front cover and a small crayon mark to spine edge of rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Small bookseller sticker to rear pastedown. Foxing and light fingering to page edges. Some slight cracking of hinges causing binding to be a little loose.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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CHILDHOOD
Written by Githa Sowerby. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 2114719
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, gilt title. Blue boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates. B/w illustrations to text. A book of poems. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some scuffing to corners. Chipping to cloth at top and tail of spine. Uneven fading to cover edges. Foxing and some grubby margin marks throughout. Stitching is pulled in a few places.
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THE DARLING BOOK
Written by Natalie Joan. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1109461
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Circa 1923. Almost very good condition.

Paper boards. Embossed feel illustration to front board in colour depicts two young girls picking tulips. Full page colour illustration accompanied by a verse on facing page. Back strip worn with loss. Foxing to pictorial boards. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Scattered foxing throughout.
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PICTURE AND PLAY
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by E. Dorothy Rees; Millicent Sowerby; et al..
Stock no. 2114437
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Very good condition.

Mrs. Strang's Playbooks series. The Unbreakable Books. A board book with 6 thick board pages, each with large colour illustrations and a couple of sentences below. Pages bound together with cloth ribbon. Some scuffing to covers. Grubby margin marks. Corners are bumped.
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YESTERDAY'S CHILDREN
Written by Githa Sowerby. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1312495
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

A book of verses illustrated with beautiful colour plates. Red cloth, gilt titles. Pictorial onlay to front cover. White endpapers with gold vignettes. Green and white illustrations throughout. 47 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Slight wear and fading to spine. A few small marks to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpapers. Endpapers lightly browned. Heavy foxing to contents/textblock. A couple of small margin tears at inner margins. A nice copy.
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CHILDHOOD
Written by Githa Sowerby. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 1311253
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, gilt title. Blue boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates. B/w illustrations to text. A book of poems. Spine and corners bumped. Covers faded and damp stained, old tape mark to edge of rear cover. Spine slightly darkened. Inscription in ink and small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to contents and some light fingering else clean.
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THE OXFORD ANNUAL FOR CHILDREN
Written by Florence Harrison; Violet M. Methley; Herbert Strang; et al. Illustrated by Mary S. Reeve; C.E. Brock; Millicent Sowerby; et al..
Stock no. 1807693
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1928. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, large pictorial onlay to spine and front board, front board shows boy cooking over an open fire whilst girl is passing sticks for fire. First story is 'The Griffins' by Florence Harrison. Colour frontis shows 'The Brownie Gets His Cream'. Colour & b/w illustrations. Boards clean, worn at corners. Name in ink to front pastedown. A few minor foxspots and light marks to margins. Colour plate "She bore away from the danger" has been neatly trimmed away on bottom margin (about an inch missing) but still bears the title of the plate and has a few small closed tears to vertical edge. Pictorial wrapper has neat inscription in ink to front panel, is edge-worn and has loss at edges. Overall, still a decent copy.
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THE BIG BOOK FOR TINIES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; et al. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; et al..
Stock no. 1806827
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1928. Very good condition.

Cream pictorial boards. Front shows little girl with a dog. First story is "The Party". Edges rubbed. Front joint between front endpaper and frontispiece is starting to pull. Contents clean.
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THE GREAT BOOK FOR TINIES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; Lilian A. Govey; Angusine Macgregor; et al..
Stock no. 1302487
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards, front cover shows a young child picking daisies; captioned 'Daisy Chain'. First story is "The Very Best Babies". Spine slightly bumped, spine and corners lightly worn. A few tiny marks to covers and a couple of small surface paper scrapes to front cover. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Contents clean.
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CHILDHOOD
Written by Githa Sowerby. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby.
Stock no. 377898
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, gilt title. Blue boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates. B/w illustrations to text. A book of poems. Spine bumped and rubbed. Corners worn. Damp stains to rear cover and slight rubbing to edges of front cover. Foxing to contents and a few small fingermarks. A corner tip of one plate has been creased (not affecting actual picture). Contents are generally clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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