Duckworth & Co.
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A Story For Children. Grey cloth with dark red/brown titles and decorations to spine and front cover. B/w pictorial endpapers. 4 colour plates + other b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.
50 songs of playful childhood. Lovely blue cloth with gilt titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Pictorial endpapers. 8 beautiful colour tipped in plates with captioned tissue guards. B/w text illustrations. 135 pages. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and cornes. Some fading to spine and a couple of cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. One plate is a bit creased. One page has a couple of large closed tears; now repaired with magic tape.
Brown cloth, black titles to spine and front cover. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 6 colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spne and corners are bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Colour frontis is MISSING. Some foxing and margin marks. Creasing to some page margins. All b/w illustrations have been coloured in. A reading copy.
12 glorious tipped-in colour plates. 2 turquoise plates plus decorations on every page. Large format. Red cloth, gilt spine and blind decorations to covers. Turquoise pictorial endpapers. 239 numbered pages includes index of first lines. Bumping and wear along cover edges. Uneven fading to covers; a few other marks. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Foxing and a few margin marks to pages. Plates in excellent condition!
12 glorious tipped-in colour plates. 2 turquoise plates plus decorations on every page. Large format. Red cloth, gilt spine and blind decorations to covers. Turquoise pictorial endpapers. 239 numbered pages includes index of first lines. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Small mark to top edge of front cover. A few tiny indentations to cover edges. 1 plate (and mount) detached but all plates are present and in fine condition. The detached mount has ragged edges. Some hinges are cracked/pulled showing webbing beneath. Some light foxing. Tissue-guards of plates are slightly browned and some are slightly torn.
Blue cloth, gilt decorations. 12 plates, colour and b/w plus other b/w drawings. 11 x 8". Large format. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few small, light marks to covers and a small splash mark to lower edge of front cover. Name plate to front pastedown. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Endpapers and prelims lightly browned. Small drink(?) stains to lower margins of first half of the pages (small stain to lower textblock which has seeped into the pages - they are very small marks, not affecting the text).
Green pictorial cloth. 8 amusing colour plates plus numerous b/w text illustrations. 106 pages. Spine and corners bumped with wear. Stain to lower corner of front cover. Spine browned. Covers grubby and marked. Name in ink to front endpaper. One plate has scoring and one has pencil marks and small spots of surface paper damage. Contents foxed with some browning.
Black cloth with red titles. Ten Months' Fighting In Poland. Some marks and scuffs to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. Split to bottom 1" of spine. Foxing throughout.
B/w diagrams. In four parts: The Adventurer; The Man of Destiny; The Man Against Destiny and Dramatis Personae. Bumping and wear to covers; a little fraying to cloth at corners. Front joint is cracked. Some foxing.
Watty was the fat white puppy that lived with Dicky the woolly fox-cub and the little blue girl called Betty... Blue cloth spine, white pictorial paper front board. Full page colour illustration every other page. Covers a little grubby and creased. One line inscription in ink to front pastedown. Prelims grubby with a closed tear to gutter edge of title page. A few finger marks present. Illustrations clean and bright.
Blue pictorial cloth, with black title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners are a little bumped. Spine is darkened. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few light margin marks to contents. One b/w plate has large corner torn completely off (affecting picture) and has been taped back in on one side to keep it in place.
Green pictorial boards, black title to spine and white title to front. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 110 pages. Spine & corners lightly rubbed. Front joint cracked. One gathering clinging on to contents with last stitch. A little pale foxing. A few hinges pulled.