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THE CHILDREN AT THE POLE
Written by Lionel Fable. Illustrated by Willy Pogany.
Stock no. 2126237
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1st 1914. Almost very good condition.

From the "Willy Pogany Children" series. A small fold-out panorama with the story on one side and a poem on the other. Colour illustrations above the text of the poem. Pictorial boards. Couple of stains to edges of covers. Bumping and chipping; some scuffing to edges. Small remains of sticker to bottom edge of cover. Names in ink to top of one cover and to inside. Some foxing. Possible page repair to pages 7/8, where it looks like it has been reglued/stuck back together.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by Charles Wilson. Illustrated by R.C. Smith.
Stock no. 2125192
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. Good condition.

Blue cloth. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Bottom half of spine is split, with some missing. Bumping and wear to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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MERRY ANIMAL TALES
Written by Madge A. Bigham. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1405820
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1919. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine with pale green paper boards & pictorial onlay to front, dark titles, 9.75 x 7". 4 colour plates. 127 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Covers are grubby and a little marked. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Front endpaper lightly creased. Endpapers browned. Foxing mostly to page edges.

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THE MARY FRANCES KNITTING AND CROCHETING BOOK
Written by Jane Eayre Fryer. Illustrated by Jane Allen Boyer.
Stock no. 1505524
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. Fair condition.

Or Adventures Among The Knitting People. Blue cloth covers with large pictorial onlay to front, gilt titles to spine. 8 colour photos of dolls wearing makes from book plus b/w illustrations. 270 pages. Covers are very marked, possibly damp staining. Spine bumped with wear and fraying to base. Front joint is almost broken behind frontis, holding by approx. 4" of webbing. All colour photos are present but most are partially detached, one is detached. Text pages are very good.

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OLD FRENCH NURSERY SONGS
Written by Horace Mansion. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2113061
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Blue paperboards with large pictorial onlay to front. 8 pretty colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Songs in French set to music. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Some grubby margin marks. Binding is becoming a bit weak; some hinges are pulled. Surface paper damage to frontis and adjacent page; frontis is also almost detached. foxing throughout.

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THE CHILDREN AT THE POLE
Written by Lionel Fable. Illustrated by Willy Pogany.
Stock no. 1208010
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. Circa 1914. Very good condition.

From the "Willy Pogany Children" series. A small fold-out panorama with the story on one side and a poem on the other. Colour illustrations above the text of the poem. Pictorial boards. Book: name in ink to front endpaper. A few small blemishes to contents else generally a clean bright copy. Corners slightly worn.

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OLD FRENCH NURSERY SONGS
Written by Horace Mansion. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1108635
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1st 1917. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Blue paperboards with large pictorial onlay to front. 8 pretty colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Songs in French set to music. Spine is a little worn and browned. Splash marks and some uneven fading marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to page margins, which also have a couple of pages with little damp marks.

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A THACKERAY YEAR BOOK
Written by Helen Melville; Lewis Melville; William Makepeace Thackeray.
Stock no. 696419
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1st 1911. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. Quotes from Thackeray for each day of the year. Contents in general very good but front endpaper missing, a few foxspots and name in ink to first page.

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