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THE STORY OF THE FROG WHO WOULD A-WOOING GO
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2126686
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Large colour illustrations pages, with text on opposite page. Some b/w illustrations. Rebacked, with new cloth spine, but still retains original colour pictorial endpapers, which have been restuck. Uneven fading to cover edges; some marks. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. A few grubby finger marks. Text pages are uncut at long edge (published like this). Colour illustrations are lovely and bright.

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THE LORD OF THE RUSHIE RIVER
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1317437
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, title to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front board. Blue illustrated endpapers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Spine and corners bumped. A few foxspots to contents. Last small b/w illustration has been very neatly coloured in. Dustwrapper (price 2/6) is edge worn with small tears, tiny hole to front edge of spine and slightly grubby to rear panel and spine.

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THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF HYMNS
No author listed. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2126419
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 12 Colour plates. Musical scores. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. No date - but has War Economy logo to prelims. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with some loss to base of spine; rest has been taped back together.

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TENNYSON'S GUINEVERE AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Alfred Tennyson. Illustrated by Florence Harrison.
Stock no. 2126384
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

Deluxe white binding with gilt titles and decorations to spine, gilt illustration to front cover. 24 tissue-guarded tipped-in colour plates, mounted on green card. 12 full-page b/w illustrations and other decorations. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Green pictorial endpapers. Wear to a couple of tiny nicks to cloth at top and tail of spine. Some grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally. Contents page has corner creased. All plates are present and are in gorgeous condition!

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THE JOSEPHINE DOLLY BOOK
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 2126375
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1937. Almost very good condition.

Contains "Josephine's Happy Family", "Josephine, John and the Puppy" and "Josephine is Busy". Cream cloth spine, beige boards with pictorial onlay to front. Each story contains 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing, with a little surface paper lifting to some cover edges. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink and pencil to front endpaper. Foxing and page browning to some pages internally. 24 colour plates present.

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THE LORD OF THE RUSHIE RIVER
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2126066
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cream/beige boards, black title to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front board. Blue illustrated endpapers. Colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Small nick to top of spine. Grubby marks along top edge of front cover. Page browning. A few small foxspots.

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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2125754
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost 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. Spine is faded, with some bumping and wear. A few corners are bumped. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing throughout. An early reprint. All plates present.

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JOSEPHINE AND HER DOLLS
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 2125671
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1949. Good condition.

Large format, cream cloth spine. Light brown pictorial boards. 8 colour plates. Some b/w illustrations. Split for 1" to base of spine. Heavy wear to corners; some chipping. Top corner of rear cover is stained. Uneven darkening to cover edges; some foxing and browning. Number '9' in ink to top of front cover. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown. Foxing. Some grubby margin marks to pages throughout, including plate pages, which are all present.

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JOSEPHINE KEEPS HOUSE
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 2125664
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1931. Almost very 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. Damp/splash mark to top corner of front cover and along top of rear cover. Spine is grubby. Some foxing. All plates present.

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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by E.L. Haverfield; Florence Harrison; Angela Brazil; E.E. Cowper; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Florence Harrison; C.E. Brock; Gordon Browne; et al..
Stock no. 1317377
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine with green title. Pictorial front board shows girl in yellow dress holding a book. First story is "The Mascot Pigs" by Haverfield. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, corners slightly worn and some slight wear to cover edges. 1 colour plate (specimens of leather work) is missing. Foxing and some fingering. Some hinges pulled but binding still tight.

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THE BIG BOOK OF FABLES
Written by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2125303
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth with super gilt titles and vignettes of animals to front cover and spine. Green pictorial endpapers. 28 colour plates plus numerous b/w text illustrations. 293 pages. Spine is bumped and faded. A few small splash marks to rear cover. Name in ink to half-title page. Foxing heavy to prelims, lightly to other areas, including page margins. Frontis is creased to edges with a couple of small edge-nicks. All plates present.

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THE BOOK OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 2125300
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 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. Early reprint (plain endpapers). Spine is bumped and worn, with browning and a couple of splits at corners. Cup ring mark to front cover. Bumping to corners. Foxing to pages, with some grubby marks. Pages 65-68 are MISSING (prelims of 'Autumn'). Biro scribble to page 81. Plates are all present.

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