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THE ESCAPE OF THE MULLINGONG
Written by G.E. Farrow. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 2139957
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

A Zoological Nightmare! Black cloth, gilt titles and vignettes to front and spine. Grey endpapers. 58 b/w illustrations (some full-page). 148 pages plus 32 page publishers catalogue to rear. All edges gilt. Spine is bumped and a bit faded. Bookplate to front pastedown. Page browning and some foxing. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis.

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A SUB AND A SUBMARINE
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by E.S. Hodgson.
Stock no. 2139252
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Story of H.M. Submarine R 19 in the Great War. Blue pictorial cloth. Frontis plus 3 b/w plates. 256 pages. Some light wear to covers. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; some nicks and marks, but minimal loss.

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TALES AND PICTURES AND GAMES TO PLAY
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Harold Earnshaw; Frank Adams; Harry Woolley; et al..
Stock no. 2138749
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows young woman sat in chair with book, boy at her feet. First rhyme is 'A Game Of Tennis'. Colour & b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; scuffing to covers. Marks to rear cover. Some foxing and browning to pages.

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FLOWER SONGS OF THE SEASONS WITH MUSIC
Written by Cicely Mary Barker; Olive Linnell. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2138609
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine, grey boards with colour onlay and pale blue titles to front. 12 tipped-in colour plates. Musical scores by Linnell. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning and some grubby marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown, partially transferred to opposite page. Front joint is a bit cracked. Foxing to varying degrees throughout and to outer page edges.

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IN THE HANDS OF THE MALAYS
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by J. Jellicoe.
Stock no. 2138160
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1905. Almost very good condition.

Red illustrated covers showing a sailor to front with large hat and guns in cream and brown. Title to front in gilt. Spine shows man tied to mast also in brown. Title to top in gilt. Grey endpapers. B/w frontis piece and 3 other b/w plates. 176 pages, 16 pages of adverts. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks and scuffs to covers. Stain to rear cover. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing. All plates present.

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THE CRIMSON RUST
Written by C. Bernard Rutley. Illustrated by F. Stocks May.
Stock no. 2137773
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An evil organisation is at work to dominate the world! Dark green boards. B/w frontis. 206 pages. Spine is a bit browned. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Marks and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some chips and tears; a little loss.

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FAVOURITE NURSERY TALES
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2137488
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Illustrated boards, cloth spine. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations depicting well known nursery tales. First story - Dick Wittingham, last story - The Little Match Girl. Unpaginated. 10.25 x 8". Creasing to rear cover; some grubby marks. Scuffing to front cover. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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BILL THE BUDGIE
Written by Gregor Ian Smith. Illustrated by Gregor Ian Smith.
Stock no. 2137485
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Square format. Pictorial boards with cream spine. Full page colour illustrations with large text. A few marks to covers. Wear along cover edges. Foxing to pastedowns and title page.

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BABES AND BLOSSOMS
Written by Walter Copeland. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2137442
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine, gilt title. Beige boards with illustration to front. Verse by Copeland, colour illustrations throughout by Robinson. Spine is browned with a few marks. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Some scuffing. NEW endpapers. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Some grubby margin marks.

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THE MADCAP OF THE SCHOOL
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Balliol Salmon.
Stock no. 1321909
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. 6 b/w plates. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Lower 2" of front joint (between frontis and title-page) is cracked. Light page browning else contents clean.

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JUNK, THE PUPPY
Written by Vernon Stokes; Cynthia Harnett. Illustrated by Vernon Stokes; Cynthia Harnett.
Stock no. 2135896
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1937. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial paperboards showing puppy in dog kennel. B/w illustrations of cute little pup. Grubby marks to covers. Bumping and chipping to corners. Front joint is partially broken at top of pages; binding starting to become weak. Marks to outer page edges and page margins.

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ROBINSON CRUSOE RETOLD FOR LITTLE FOLK
Written by Edith Robarts. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 2135788
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1909. Fair condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Full-page colour and b/w text illustrations. Heavy staining to top corner of cover, which goes through to prelims. Smaller stain to bottom. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing. Margin marks - couple of pages are starting to come loose, where hinges are cracked. This is a reading copy ONLY!!

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