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A. & C. Black Ltd.

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BLOSSOM A FAIRY STORY
Written by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.
Stock no. 1314196
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth spine with gilt title. Marble-effect boards with white title-label to front cover. 8 beautiful colour and 8 beautiful b/w plates plus some b/w text illustrations. 94 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Prize plate to front endpaper. Light foxing and page browning to contents which are otherwise clean. Also includes a prospectus for "The Troubles of a Gnome" by Zofja Kossak Szczucka (illustrated by Folkard). Scarce original dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with slight loss and a bit grubby/foxed.
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TODAY I THOUGHT I'D RUN AWAY
Written by Jane Johnson. Illustrated by Jane Johnson.
Stock no. 1712327
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1985. Fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0713626577.
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TWENTY ANIMAL STORIES
Written by K.F. Barker; Peter Shaw Baker; Anna Sewell; et al.
Stock no. 1401701
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1940. Almost very good condition.

Edited by Cyril Swinson. Stories of dogs, horses, ponies and cats. Cream cloth with brown titles. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine is browned and foxed, Covers are marked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint is cracked. Foxing to endpapers, edge of text block and several pages throughout the book. Colour plates all present and are bright and clean.
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PAMELA GUIDE AND CAPTAIN
Written by Reginald Callender.
Stock no. 1106612
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition.

A Story for Guides. Red cloth with black titles. Colour frontis. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing.
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SWITZERLAND CALLING
Written by Eileen Montague Jackson.
Stock no. 1204121
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1927. Almost very good condition.

A True Tale of A Boy and Girl's Wonderful Summer Holidays Climbing in the Alps. B/w photos. Corners are bumped. Spine faded. Some foxing. Front joint weak.
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MINON OR THE CAT THAT THE KING LOOKED AT
Written by Phoebe Allen.
Stock no. 813570
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st thus 1930. Good condition.

Black's Girls' Library. Light blue cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. 192 pages. Covers marked. Bookplate to front endpaper, inscription in ink to front pastedown. First hinge pulled, binding still tight. Contents generally clean.
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THE TWIN UMBRELLAS
Written by Marjorie Wilson. Illustrated by Mary Ball.
Stock no. 381154
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1930. Very good condition.

Light blue cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover. 4 colour plates plus 4 full-page b/w illustrations. 51 pages. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Spine slightly faded. A few light marks to covers. Some light foxing and some grubby fingermarks to page margins. A nice copy.
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THE AIRSHIP GOLDEN HIND
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 808327
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1943. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Very pale blue cloth with red titles to spine and front cover. B/w frontis. 256 pages. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front pastedown (dated 1943). Foxing to some pages internally and to outer page edges. Pictorial wrapper is edge-chipped, with a few small tears and edge-creasing, with edge-wear.
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THE SEA SCOUTS OF THE 'PETREL'
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 808311
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1914. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with pictorial front cover and spine. 8 full colour plates. 292 pages + catalogue to rear. Boards scuffed and worn. Couple chips with a little fraying to top and tail of spine. Corners bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Frontis has been reinserted. All plates present.
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ANNESLEY'S DOUBLE
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 808246
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

A story for boys. Red cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. 245 pages. Black's Boys' Library. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Hinges lightly pulled. Contents clean.
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CLIMBING HIGHER AN ICELAND ADVENTURE
Written by Elizabeth Yates.
Stock no. 432058
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, blue titles to spine and front cover. 216 pages. Browning to endpapers. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial wrapper is price-cut, with a few edge-tears and chips and a little loss to parts of edges.
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ENGLISH CHILDREN'S COSTUME SINCE 1775
Written by Iris Brooke. Illustrated by Iris Brooke.
Stock no. 430267
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1935. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Pictorial wrapper is missing most of its spine and it edge-torn, chipped, creased and repaired with sticky tape in some places.
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