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KATE GREENAWAY PICTURES
Written by H.M. Cundall. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1322845
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1921. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

From Originals Presented By Her to John Ruskin and Other Personal Friends (Hitherto Unpublished) With an Appreciation by Cundall. Large format. Cream cloth spine with green title, green cloth covers with gilt title to front. Mounted colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Contents are clean. Very grubby dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with slight loss but also spine of wrapper is MISSING.

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THE TALE OF MR. JEREMY FISHER
Written by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2137758
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1932. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, green lettering, pictorial onlay to front cover. 85pp. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Clear 'wrapper' is browned, has a small tear to top front panel and has some slight loss.

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THE DRYADS AND OTHER TALES
Written by Frank White. Illustrated by A.M. Corah.
Stock no. 2137718
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth, blue titles. Original version of the Sleeping Beauty. Also contains Ramshackle Keep (Cinderella) and The Djinn (Aladdin). Colour and b/w plates. xi & 305 Pages. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning. Wrapper is very browned to spine with tears and chips; a few marks and a little loss.

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THE LITTLE RED HEN
Written by Constance Woodhead. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2137445
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1950. Very good condition.

Smaller format. Stiff card covers. Picture to front cover. Sunbeam Stories Series. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. Some light wear and marks to covers. A little chipping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges and a few internally.

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THE LAKE COUNTIES
Written by W.G. Collingwood. Illustrated by A. Reginald Smith.
Stock no. 2136433
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1932. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. 16 colour plates and 72 b/w illustrations. New Edition. Limited autographed edition to 350 copies. With special articles on Birds, Butterflies and Moths, Flora, Geology, Fox-hunting, Mountaineering, Yachting, Motor-Boating, Fishing, Shooting, and Cycling. SIGNED by author and illustrator to verso of free front endpaper; This is Copy No. 251. Bumping to spine and corners. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present.

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THE TALE OF PIGLING BLAND
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2136424
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1930. Very good condition.

Very pale green boards, green lettering. Pictorial onlay. 93 numbered pages. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Browning to cover edges. Still has plastic 'cover', which has some chipping and browning.

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PUSHTI
Written by K. Nixon. Illustrated by K. Nixon.
Stock no. 1322204
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, brown title to spine and blue title to front with brown picture of Pushti. B/w & colour illustrations. A children's story of a Siamese kitten. Slight bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly foxed on verso and browned to spine.

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DOG NELSON, A.B.
Written by Gordon Vice-Admiral Campbell. Illustrated by Peter Fraser.
Stock no. 2135780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1938. Good condition.

Cream boards with blue vignette to front. Red cloth spine. Colour frontis plate, contains many b/w text illustrations and colour plates throughout. 91 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Chipping/heavy bump to top edge of front cover. Staining and browning to covers and to pages throughout. Stains get larger to page near rear of book. A reading copy. Frontis is nearly detached.

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THE STORKS FLY HOME
Written by Jane Tompkins. Illustrated by Tibor Gergely.
Stock no. 2135497
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Wear to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss; marks to rear panel.

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THE STORY OF SAMMY STICKLEPIN
Written by Margaret Alleyne. Illustrated by Mary Robinson.
Stock no. 2135485
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Square format. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Damp stain to rear cover. Wrapper is price-cut with damp staining to verso and foxing; a few small tears.

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THE TALE OF JOHNNY TOWN-MOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1321686
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

Pale green boards, green titles. 84 numbered pages. Small format. Charming colour illustrations throughout. Minimal bumping to spine. Covers slightly grubby and spine browned. Contents clean.

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BIRDS OF THE BRITISH ISLES AND THEIR EGGS
Written by T.A. Coward; J.A.G. Barnes. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; et al..
Stock no. 1822353
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour illustrations and b/w photos. Based on the original 3 volume work by Coward. Brown cloth, gilt titles and decoration. 359 pages including index. ISBN: 0723209995. Boards clean and bright. Browning to text block and endpapers. Strong musty odour present else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is browned and faded to spine.

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