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LESLIE DEXTER CADET
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Norman Hepple.
Stock no. 2129099
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An adventure story for boys. Dark blue cloth pictorial cloth. Front covers shows ship at docks, spine shows sailor looking out. Yellow/cream titles. 6 b/w plates. Top edge blue. 255 pages. Light bumping along cover edges. A few marks and light foxspots to outer page edges. All plates present. Wrapper is price-cut with large tear to base of spine; a few marks; some chips and nicks, but minimal loss.
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BABES AND BEASTS
Written by Jessie Pope. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2129098
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

Red cloth spine, gilt title. Verses by Pope. Designed by Robinson. Colour illustrations. Easy-to-read text. Fill in the animal at the end of each small verse, to match the picture! Book has been rebacked, with part of original spine laid down. New endpapers. Heavy scuffing, wear and some creasing to covers. Page edges of some pages have been repaired (part of a page added back on). Part of title page edge is missing! Page margin tears and chips. This book has been used and the animals filled in with ink to each page. Inscription in ink to last page. A working copy only!!
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A KNIGHT OF THE WHITE CROSS
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Ralph Peacock.
Stock no. 2129022
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1896. Very good condition.

A Tale of the Siege of Rhodes. Dark green and gilt pictorial cloth. 12 b/w plates plus portrait of Henty and a plan. 392 pages plus 32 pages catalogue. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Tape glue mark to front endpaper. Front joint is cracked. Some foxing. A few hinges are lightly pulled.
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JOSEPHINE KEEPS HOUSE
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 2128977
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

Buff paper-covered boards with cream cloth spine. Colour onlay to front cover. 8 exquisite colour plates plus 16 b/w illustrations. 64 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of dents to cover edges. Stains to covers. Heavy foxing throughout. Some colouring.
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MY LINE OF LIFE
Written by W. Heath Robinson. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2128939
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1938. Very good condition.

Cream cloth with brown titles and vignette to front cover. Black and white illustrations and plates. Some foxing/spotting to covers. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges.
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ALICE IN WONDERLAND AND THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 2128698
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blackie's Library of Famous Books. Green boards, dark green titles and vignette to front. Colour frontis by Pauline Baynes. 239 pages. Some fading to spine and along a couple of cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. A few small chips and nicks at corners; some marks to rear panel.
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THE BOY ON THE BOAT-TRAIN
Written by D. Rice. Illustrated by Thomas Perks.
Stock no. 2128238
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow decorated boards. B/w frontis. Wrapper has mark to spine, with a few small tears/chips; some creasing to edges.
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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2128148
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Contains poems and pictures from Flower Fairies of the Spring, Summer and Autumn. Green cloth with gilt titles and vignette. 72 glorious colour plates. Grey/green endpapers. Couple of stains to spine, a few other marks and some wear. Early reprint (plain endpapers). Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. Some browning to pages, but illustrations are still very good.
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THE BIG BOOK OF NURSERY RHYMES
Written by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2128140
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

A fantastic collection of nursery rhymes! Soft green leather/suede covers, gilt titles. . Gilt page edges. Colour frontis piece. Some two tone colour plates. B/w illustrations throughout. Larger format. Heavy wear and some damage to cover edges. Pastedowns are starting to come away from suede at edges; also creased. Marks to covers; a few nicks. Some damp marks along a few edges. Some margin marks, but contents are still generally very good in this more unusual format of this title!
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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 31ST YEAR
Written by Barbara C. Freeman; Norman Hunter; Ruth Ainsworth; et al. Illustrated by Harry Rountree; Cicely Mary Barker; Peter Fraser; Kenneth Harrow; et al..
Stock no. 2128131
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth spine with dark titles. Pictorial front cover shows four children at a campfire. Colour plates plus colour and b/w illustrations. Marks to spine; splash mark to top. Scuff marks to covers. Wear and bumping to corners. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Foxing and some grubby margin marks.
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FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE WAYSIDE
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1317529
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green pictorial boards. Colour pictures. Picture of Ribwort Plantain to front cover. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Erased pencil mark to front free-endpaper else contents clean. Wrapper is price-cut and slightly rubbed at corners.
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FLOWER FAIRIES OF THE SPRING
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1317527
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. 50 pages. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents fine. Price-cut wrapper is slightly worn to spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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