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CHARLIE'S MASCOT
Written by H.C. Hook. Illustrated by Walter Paget.
Stock no. 1324052
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1919. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. 8 b/w plates. 247 pages. Spine and corners bumped, tiny dents to cover edges. Name plate to front pastedown. Front joint and a couple of hinges are partially cracked. Light browning to endpapers.

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MOTHER GOOSE'S NURSERY TALES
Written by L. Edna Walter. Illustrated by Charles Folkard; J.H. Hartley.
Stock no. 1323066
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1936. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. 16 colour plates (10 by Folkard and 6 by Hartley). 219 pages. A book of well-known and loved fairy tales. Spine and corners bumped, spine slightly faded. Inscription in ink (dated 1936) and some ink writing to front free-endpaper. Contents clean.

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WILLIAM TELL TOLD AGAIN
Written by P.G. Wodehouse; John W. Houghton. Illustrated by Philip Dadd.
Stock no. 2138092
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1936. Very good condition.

Brick red/brown pictorial cloth. 16 colour plates described in verse by John W. Houghton with tissue-guards. 105 pages. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper, which is also creased to corners. Page browning throughout, including to plate margins.

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THE ROMAN SOLDIER
Written by Amedee Forestier; Ian A. Richmond. Illustrated by Amedee Forestier.
Stock no. 2137598
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with black titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Some Illustrations Representative of Roman Military Life With Special Reference to Britain. 15 Colour plates. Others in photogravure. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven darkening and fading to cover edges and spine. Some grubby marks and wear to covers. A few hinges are pulled - especially page 33 and 113.. Some foxing/browning.

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THE WORLD
Written by Ascott R. Hope.
Stock no. 2137592
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine, blind decorations to both spine and front cover. Peeps at Many Lands. 32 full page colour illustrations. New edition. Spine and covers are a bit browned with some grubby marks. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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PLANT-LIFE
Written by Charles A. Hall. Illustrated by Charles A. Hall; C.F. Newall.
Stock no. 2137577
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1929. Good condition.

74 full-page illustrations, includes 24 photographs and 50 colour plates. Blue-grey and pink decorated cloth. Gilt title to spine and yellow/brown title to front cover. 380 pages. A. & C. Black Colour Book in the 20 Shillings Series. Heavy bumping and browning to cover edges and spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing and browning. Plate facing page 322 and pages 323-327 are NOT bound in, but loosely inserted.

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LANCASHIRE
Written by F.A. Burton. Illustrated by Albert Woods.
Stock no. 2137541
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1921. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. 32 colour illustrations. Map at rear. South Manchester School gilt embossed stamp to front cover. Spine is browned with some chipping to cloth. Marks to covers; possibly damp marks. Some browning and foxing to pages. Plate opposite page 28 slightly edge-worn. Slight damp stains to margins of plates.

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OVER THE MOON
Written by M.A. Peart. Illustrated by M.A. Peart.
Stock no. 2137498
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration. 8 colour plates and tow-tone text illustrations. 100 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little chipping to cloth to top of spine, which is browned. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Browning and foxing throughout. Browning also affects plates.

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AMID THE HIGH HILLS
Written by Hugh Fraser.
Stock no. 2137465
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1923. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and decorative border. 16 colour and 16 b/w plates, as well as b/w chapter headings. 224 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping to corners.; split to side of spine. Large damp mark to rear cover. Foxing and browning.

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DENMARK
Written by Clive Holland. Illustrated by A. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 2137429
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth. 32 colour plates. Popular series. Spine is browned. Some marks to covers. One of first pages of prelims is partially detached. Some page corner tips are creased. Foxing and light browning.

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KASHMIR
Written by Francis Younghusband. Illustrated by E. Molyneux.
Stock no. 2137427
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1933. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth. 32 colour plates. Popular series. Spine is browned and bumped. A fw marks and scuffs to covers. Corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Some browning to plate margins.

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THE NAVAL FRONT
Written by Gordon S. Maxwell. Illustrated by Donald Maxwell.
Stock no. 2137420
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

War Front Series. 3000 copies printed. Blue cloth, design and title printed in yellow on front cover. Gilt titles on spine. 16 colour and 16 b/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Chipping/tear to top of spine. Tape mark residue to edges of covers. Spine is completely faded, as are a few cover edges. Tape residue to pastedowns. Some browning and light foxing.

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