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GRETA'S DOMAIN
Written by Bessie Marchant. Illustrated by W. Rainey.
Stock no. 1407052
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1911. Slightly better than good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles to spine and front. 6 b/w plates. 282 pages plus 32 page book list at rear. Some bumping to spine and corners. Corners rubbed. Couple of little bumps to top and bottom of rear board. Book leans to one side. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint and some hinges badly cracked meaning binding feels loose. Marks mostly to margins of some pages. 1 plate is MISSING and one is detached.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 42
Written by Edward S. Ellis; F.M. Holmes; Charles H. Bennett; et al. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; St. Clair Simmons; W. Rainey; et al..
Stock no. 1505859
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1895. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth boards, front shows 3 youngsters, one with hoop. 6 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. 427 pages plus book list. Serial stories are The Bell Buoy of Wanflete Sound, The Foolish Fox and Omas: The Story of an Indian Girl. Spine bumped and worn, corners worn. Light marks to rear covers. One joint cracked. Name in pencil twice to front endpaper. Some foxing and marks to contents. Small margin tear and crease to title page. All plates present.

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JONES OF THE 64TH
Written by F.S. Brereton. Illustrated by W. Rainey.
Stock no. 1504030
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

A tale of the Battles of Assaye and Laswaree. Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 b/w plates. 341 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine is browned and bumped with small splits to cloth along top edge. Wear to corners. A couple of marks to covers. A couple of hinges starting to crack. Foxing and light page edge browning. All plates present.

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THE CHILDREN'S FRIEND VOLUME XXXVI - 1896
Written by F. Scarlett Potter; E.M. Waterworth; et al. Illustrated by W.H.C. Groome; Louis Wain; W. Rainey; et al..
Stock no. 1501399
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. 1896. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover shows girl climbing over a stile been assisted by a young boy. Illustrated endpapers. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Two full page illustrations by Louis Wain. 188 pages plus illustrated catalogue at rear. Spine bumped, worn and marked. Corners slightly worn. Some wrinkling to paper covering front board and slight damage to edge. Covers a little grubby. Colour frontis almost detached. Verso of frontis has ink inscription and is partially browned. Ink stamp to front pastedown, small ink numbers to front endpaper. Some page browning throughout.

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THE CHILDREN'S FRIEND VOLUME XXXVIII - 1898
Written by E.M. Waterworth; Clifton Bingham; Eva C. Rogers; Jennie Chappell; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; W. Rainey; C.J. Staniland; et al..
Stock no. 1501397
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. 1898. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth spine. Pictorial front board of four youngsters cycling. Adverts on rear board. Illustrated endpapers of birds. Colour frontis and numerous b/w illustrations including two full page ones by Louis Wain. 188 pages plus illustrated catalogue at rear. Spine bumped, worn and marked. Some wear to corners and cover edges. Covers grubby. Front joint just starting to crack at top. Couple of hinges starting to crack. Ink Inscription to verso of front endpaper. Page edge browning and foxing throughout. Some marks to margins.

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HAPPY PLAYHOURS
Written by L. Haskell; Helen J. Wood; et al. Illustrated by W. Rainey; et al..
Stock no. 1309802
Published by Ernest Nister. circa 1902. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial front cover showing two children on a sledge. Blue floral patterned endpapers. Chromolithograph frontis, two-tone and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Corners worn. Some light scuffing/marks to rear cover and a small piece of surface paper damage to top edge of rear cover. A few tiny dents to cover edges. Prize plate to front pastedown. Contents browned and fingered, some hinges cracked.

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HAPPY PLAYHOURS
Written by L. Haskell; Helen J. Wood; et al. Illustrated by W. Rainey; et al..
Stock no. 584129
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1903. Good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial front cover showing two children on a sledge. Blue floral patterned endpapers. Chromolithograph frontis, two-tone and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine slightly marked. Corners worn. Rear cover scratched and grubby. Front cover slightly grubby. Foxing to front endpaper and some foxing to contents. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. 1 page has closed margin tear. Some finger marks to page margins.

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