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LITTLE AND GOOD
Written by L.L. Weedon.
Stock no. 1507206
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Very good condition.

A Colour Book of Domestic Animals and Favourite Objects With Easy Words and Large Letters. Oblong format 8 x 10.5". A board book. Pictorial front cover shows two small children with cat, cloth spine, all edges red. Text to pastedowns. Colour illustrations and two lines of text to each page. A little wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Rear cover grubby. A few marks and a little browning to contents, colours still bright.
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STORIES OF CHILD LIFE IN PROSE
Written by John Greenleaf Whittier; Charles Dickens; Hans Christian Andersen; Charles Lamb; et al.
Stock no. 1406461
Published by Ernest Nister. circa 1895. Slightly better than good condition.

Edited by Whittier. Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles to front and black titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 502 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Covers marked. Both joints and several hinges cracked so binding is weak. Prize presentation plate to front pastedown. Name and date to half - title page. Small closed tear to title page. A little foxing. Grubby marks to margins.
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PETS' PICTURE FARM
Written by L.L. Weedon; et al. Illustrated by Helena Maguire; et al..
Stock no. 1405825
Published by Ernest Nister. circa 1902. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows girl with kitten, cat sat beside her. Verse to pastedown, b/w illustration opposite, followed by 12 full page colour illustrations with 2 lines of text beneath. 8.75 x 7.5". Slight loss of cloth to top and bottom of spine. Corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked with some scratches to front. Inscription to top of first page. Page edges browned.
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SUNNY LAND STORIES
Written by Olive Molesworth; Clifton Bingham; M.A. Hoyer; E. Nesbit; et al. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett.
Stock no. 1316195
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1922. Very good condition.

No. 4321. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Pretty full-page colour (chromolithograph) plates and b/w text illustrations. An anthology of stories and verse. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers edge rubbed, rear cover lightly scratched. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper which is visible to front of endpaper. Light page browning and fingering. One of the b/w illustrations has been neatly coloured in.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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TALES ABOUT OUR PETS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1316182
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1908. Very good condition.

Brown cloth spine, pictorial front board showing boy and girl with canaries. Mounted colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and corners lightly rubbed. Some page page browning and some light fingermarks to page margins. A very light musty smell to contents.
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THE FOX AND THE GEESE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506180
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1896. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows fox sat beside pen of geese. 11.25 x 9.25". 8 chromolithographs plus b/w illustrations to text. Short stories and rhymes. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few marks and light scratches to covers. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. A couple of hinges cracked but binding is firm. A couple of staples starting to rust. Contents clean but browned. All plates present.
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IMMORTALITY
Written by Alice Reed.
Stock no. 1506078
Published by Ernest Nister. Very good condition.

Easter Poems. Beige card wraps, pictorial front cover with silver title. Silver tassle tie and all edges silver. 7.25 x 6.5". 4 chromolithographs. Wear to spine. Very light crease to lower corners. Covers slightly grubby. Contents clean with just a little light foxing/browning.
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THE HURDY GURDY
Written by M.A. Hoyer; Mary Boyle; L.L. Weedon; et al. Illustrated by W. Foster; Helena Maguire; et al..
Stock no. 2121618
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Circa 1899. Almost very good condition.

A Book for the Little Folks' Playtime. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows cat playing the Hurdy Gurdy. 11.25 x 9.25". Colour and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuff marks to covers. Crease to front cover. Joints are a little cracked. Some grubby margin marks. Chromolithographs are lovely and bright!
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A PATHWAY OF FLOWERS
Written by Helen Maud Waithman.
Stock no. 1506023
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1900. Almost very good condition.

An Album for Autographs, and Original and Selected Verses. Flowers culled from Friendship's Garden, With an Introduction by Waithman. Oblong format 7.5 x 10". Dark blue/green cloth covers with gilt titles and floral decoration. Colour illustration of flowers with verse to every other page, brown and white illustration around box to page in between. Space to write on both pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby/darkened. Front joint starting to crack next to half-title page. Browning, some foxing and an odd mark to contents but no writing.
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TALES TOLD IN THE TWILIGHT
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; L.T. Meade; Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett; Lizzie Mack.
Stock no. 2121587
Published by Ernest Nister. 3rd circa. 1911. Almost very good condition.

An illustrated story book for children. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. First story is "The Door in the Wall" by M.A. Hoyer. 152 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping along edges. Front endpaper appears to be MISSING. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some foxing throughout. 8 colour plates are present.
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THE LAND OF LONG AGO - A VISIT TO FAIRYLAND WITH HUMPTY DUMPTY
Written by L.L. Weedon. Illustrated by E. Stuart Hardy.
Stock no. 1315804
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1898. Good condition.

Large oblong format. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Floral decorated endpapers. 6 beautiful pop-up scenes which are illustrated by chromolithographs. B/w text illustrations throughout. A book of traditional fairy tales. Spine professionally replaced and joints reinforced. Corners worn. Scratch marks to rear cover. Creases to the bases of the pop-up scenes but otherwise the pop-ups are complete, bright and working. Contents are been reinforce with tape at inner margins. Page corner tips lightly creased and some finger and other marks to contents.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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PLAYTIME AT THE FARM
No author listed. Illustrated by W. Foster; N. Buchanan; et al..
Stock no. 1505970
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Good condition.

The Playtime Series. Cloth spine, oval on front cover shows three children on gate, goose below, daisies in corners, red and green titles. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. No. 3404 Spine bumped and worn. Heavy wear to corners. Covers a bit grubby. Joints cracked, rear one badly. Prize plate to front pastedown. One hinge cracked. Some light foxing, browning and an odd mark to contents.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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