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PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLAND
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1318086
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st thus 1900. Very good condition.

'Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton'. Beautiful gilt decorated green cloth covers. Dark green endpapers. B/w full-page and text illustrations. 301 pages and 16 pages of adverts to rear, all edges gilt. 7.5 x 5 inches. Spine and corners bumped and sligthly worn, cover edges slightly rubbed. Name plate to front pastedown. Joints cracked. Some grubby marks to page margins.

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PENELOPE'S ENGLISH EXPERIENCES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 2131111
Published by Gay and Bird. 1901. Very good condition.

Dark green boards, gilt titles and thistle decorations. Title to covers is 'Penelope's Experiences England'. Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 174 pages plus book list. Light bumping to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. A few light margin marks.

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PENELOPE'S IRISH EXPERIENCES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1208810
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st thus 1902. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 335 pages plus 16 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small nick at base of spine. Rear cover has some light marks. Front cover bright and clean. Name and date in pencil on half-title. Occasional foxspots to page edges else contents clean.

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PENELOPE'S ENGLISH EXPERIENCES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1814706
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st thus 1900. Slightly better than very good condition.

Dark green boards, gilt titles and thistle decorations. Title to covers is 'Penelope's Experiences England'. Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 174 pages plus book list. Front joint cracked. A few margin marks.

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PENELOPE'S IRISH EXPERIENCES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1404741
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st thus 1902. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations to spine and front cover. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 335 pages plus 16 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Rear cover lightly marked. Small nick to paper covering front joint. Inscription in ink to front flyleaf. Browning to last page of book list. Some page edge browning. A few marks but contents are otherwise mostly clean.

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ARTFUL ANTICKS
Written by Oliver Herford. Illustrated by Oliver Herford.
Stock no. 1404649
Published by Gay and Bird. 1894. Almost very good condition.

Olive green pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations accompany the rhymes. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small bump to top of front board. Small red marks to rear cover. Covers generally grubby. Endpapers browned. Top edge of text block dusty. A few foxspots and some light fingering otherwise contents are clean.

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PENELOPE'S IRISH EXPERIENCES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1504041
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st thus 1902. Almost very good condition.

Blind titles and decoration to front cover. Gilt titles and blind decoration to spine. B/w illustrations. 335 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine and cover edges. Marks to rear cover. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Vertical creases to front endpaper. A couple of hinges cracked. A few fox spots. Contents very good.

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THE DIARY OF A GOOSE GIRL
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin; Claude A. Shepperson. Illustrated by Claude Shepperson.
Stock no. 449819
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st 1902. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. Grey endpapers. Many b/w text illustrations. 117 pages, 16 pages of adverts to rear. 7.5 x 5". Corners are bumped. Front joint is cracked.

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PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLAND
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 384313
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st thus 1900. Very good condition.

'Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton'. Beautiful gilt decorated green cloth covers. Dark green endpapers. B/w full-page and text illustrations. 301 pages and 16 pages of adverts to rear, all edges gilt. 7.5 x 5 inches. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Joints just starting to crack. Some light foxing to contents else clean. Musty smell to contents.

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A TERRIBLE TOMBOY
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Amy Brazil; Angela Brazil.
Stock no. 383343
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st 1904. Very good condition.

Light brown pictorial cloth. 6 colour plates. 284 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some very light pink staining to base of spine. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing throughout. A nice copy of the first edition.

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A SUMMER IN A CANON
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin.
Stock no. 378358
Published by Gay and Bird. 2nd 1895. Very good condition.

A California story. Blue cloth with pale blue decoration and gilt titles. 272 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Light foxing. One hinge cracked. Some grubby fingermarks throughout.

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THE DIARY OF A GOOSE GIRL
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by Claude Shepperson.
Stock no. 736079
Published by Gay and Bird. 1st 1902. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. Grey endpapers. B/w illustrations to text. 117 pages. 16 page catalogue to rear. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers very slightly scuffed in places. Inscription in ink to half-title. A bright clean copy.

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