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THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD
No author listed.
Stock no. 1816002
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

Red spine, pictorial front board shows robin sitting in a tree with his merry men, watching two horse men in the distance. 8 colour plates and B/w illustrations. 143 pages. Board edges lightly rubbed. Very small area of label remaining to top spine edge of front board. Front board has a lower corner crease. Fading inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few minor foxspots.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick.
Stock no. 2124918
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Beige cloth, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and b/w plates. 314 pages. All edges gilt. An early reprint (6 end pages to this book, 1st edition had 3). Large split down rear side of spine; fraying of cloth. Small split to base of spine; other chipping to corners. Binding is a little weak. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby margin marks.

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PUPPY-DOGS FROLICS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1317201
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

This is a new edition of "Gyp's Hour of Bliss" originally published in 1919. Large large format (13.5 x 10"). Beige cloth spine. Cream boards with red title to front and illustration of puppy dogs. 16 colour pictures with decorative borders and small piece of text below. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Covers are slightly grubby/marked. Hinges cracked causing some pages to be a little loose. Slight loss to lower inner corner of one page. Creases to inner margins of a couple of pages. A scarce book.

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THE GIRLS OF THE ABBEY SCHOOL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Elsie Anna Wood.
Stock no. 1317197
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1921. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth with black titles. Colour frontis. 2 b/w plates. 327 pages plus 8 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some foxing to contents. Light damp stain to top corner of front pastedown.

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WHERE FLIES THE FLAG
Written by Henry Harbour. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317057
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 2nd 1904. Good condition.

Second Edition. Blue decorated cloth, gilt titles. Plum endpapers. 6 coloured plates. 286 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers a bit grubby and spotted. Front joint cracked. Textblock is grubby. There is heavy foxing and fingering to the contents throughout. Unfortunately 1 plate is missing from this volume (so 5 of 6 plates present).

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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald; Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1316945
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1940. Very good condition.

Translated by Fitzgerald, introduction by Housman. Red cloth covers, elaborate gilt vignette and title to front cover. 4 superb tipped-in colour plates. Decorations surrounding text. 94 pages. Spine and corners bumped and spine very slightly faded. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Light corner creases to 3 of the 4 plates. Foxing to contents.

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THE ANNE ANDERSON PICTURE BOOK
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1814807
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Orange/brown cloth spine. Large format. Pictorial boards. Numerous coloured and b/w illustrations by Anne Anderson, illustrating Hans Andersen and Grimms' Fairy Tales. Boards scuffed and edge-worn. 'Angela' written in pencil to rear board. Front hinge starting to split (between frontis and title page. Most top margin corners have loss or surface paper damage... perhaps the book had been exposed to damp which caused the top corners to stick together and they have then been prised apart? Clear tape repair to first page of Hansel and Grethel.

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TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST
Written by Richard Henry Dana. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1814762
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1907. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt title block to spine, black title to front. 304 pages. 8 colour plates. Boards marked and scuffed. Prize plate to front endpaper. A few closed margin tears. Contents are browned and grubby. All plates present.

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THE CONQUEST OF CHRISTINA
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1208817
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1925. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine and black title to front cover, pictorial onlays to front and spine. Colour frontis and title-page, b/w illustrations. 343 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine onlay slightly scuffed. Covers bright and clean. Endpapers browned. Foxing to prelims. Light page browning.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY STORIES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1609763
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles, vignette to front cover and border. 8 stories. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Covers are scuffed and grubby; gilt on spine has faded. Spine and corners bumped and worn with some fraying / splitting of cloth. Name in ink to front endpaper. prelims and first few pages are foxed; scattered foxing to rest of contents. A couple of b/w illustrations have been neatly coloured. Two plates (pp. 65, 113) are torn, repaired with tape.

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GOBLIN ISLAND
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
Stock no. 2123598
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1908. Very good condition.

Rebound. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine.Colour frontis and title-page. B/w plates. 316 pages. Some wear to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some margin marks.

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THE DOVE IN THE EAGLE'S NEST
Written by Charlotte M. Yonge. Illustrated by W.H.C. Groome.
Stock no. 1407049
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1913. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth with gilt titles and pictorial inlays to spine and front. Pictorial endpapers. Colour plates plus b/w chapter headings. 300 pages plus 4 page booklist at rear. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Couple of light marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Prize presentation plate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing especially heavy to prelims and page edges. Couple of hinges are pulled.

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