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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2124270
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1st USA 1908. Almost very good condition.

American Edition. Green cloth spine with gilt titles. Covers are tree leaf silhouettes, with gilt title and square decoration to front. 40 exquisite colour plates mounted on cream paper. Large format. Spine is browned with some mottling. Heavy wear, with some chipping to corners and cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to some page margins. The 40 colour plates are beautiful; fine condition.

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CIVILIZING CRICKET
Written by Forrestine C. Hooker. Illustrated by Leslie Crump.
Stock no. 1106235
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1st USA 1927. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth with yellow titles. Vivid yellow and blue pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis. 306 pages. Cricket is a frontier girl with a secret. An exceptionally bright copy with pages just very lightly browned. Pictorial wrapper has a faded spine and is edge-chipped with slight loss and a horizontal closed tear to lower spine.

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THE LADY OF BIG SHANTY
Written by F. Berkeley Smith.
Stock no. 1106105
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1st USA 1909. Almost very good condition.

Dark green cloth, gilt titles. 323 pages. Book: spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Rear joint slightly cracked.

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JESUS OF THE EMERALD
Written by Gene Stratton-Porter. Illustrated by Edward Everett Winchell.
Stock no. 681607
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1st 1923. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream decorated boards, green titles. Tissue-guarded colour frontis. Illustrations to every page surrounding the verses. Includes afterword at rear of book. Very faint foxing to covers. Light foxing to prelims and a few other pages. Centre hinge slightly pulled. Glassine wrapper is edge-chipped and damaged to spine. A beautiful bright copy of this scarce Stratton-Porter title.

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WHERE THE BLUE BEGINS
Written by Christopher Morley. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 652881
Published by Doubleday, Page & Company. 1st USA 1922. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

4 colour plates and 9 b/w line drawings. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover and spine. Blue and white pictorial endpapers. Top edge gilt. 227pp. Cr 4to. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed to head and tail. A couple of finger-marks to page margins otherwise contents bright. Original pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-chipped with a little loss to spine, 2" closed tear to top of front. A super first edition.

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