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GOING GANGSTER
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2125707
Published by John Lane; The Bodley Head. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

What are they - Kidnappers or Rescuers - the Lockett family find themselves launched upon a most unusual enterprise... Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Decorated endpapers, b/w illustrations, 267 pages. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn in two pieces down spine, with pieces of loss to spine and edges and corners. Wrapper is also foxed and browned.
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PROVERBS IMPROVED
Written by Frederic Chapman. Illustrated by Grace H. May.
Stock no. 1506145
Published by John Lane. Slightly better than good condition.

24 charming colour pictures printed by Edmund Evans wth humourous verses based on well-known proverbs. 103 pages. Oblong format (5.5 x 7.75"). Pictorial boards. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Some loss of surface to spine edges. Covers grubby and scratched with some browning. Front joint starting to crack, one hinge cracked. Light browning to endpapers. Contents generally clean.
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PROVERBS IMPROVED
Written by Frederic Chapman. Illustrated by Grace H. May.
Stock no. 1315108
Published by John Lane. Good condition.

24 charming colour pictures printed by Edmund Evans wth humourous verses based on well-known proverbs. 103 pages. Oblong format (5.5 x 7.75"). Pictorial boards. Spine and corners worn, covers a little grubby and scuffed. Endpapers browned. Front joint is broken to lower half. Some hinges pulled causing contents to be a little loose.
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MOTHER GOOSE COOKED
Written by John H. Myrtle; Reginald Rigby. Illustrated by John H. Myrtle; Reginald Rigby.
Stock no. 1313591
Published by John Lane. circa 1901. Good condition.

Pale blue boards with black title orange/green vignette to front cover. Floral decorated endpapers. 52 pages. Colour illustrations throughout with adapted rhymes below. 9.5" x 7". Spine and corners bumped and worn with some loss of surface paper. Covers damp stained and browned. Endpapers browned with name in ink to front endpaper. Some light page browning and fingering else contents clean.
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THE DEFENCE OF GUENEVERE AND OTHER POEMS
Written by William Morris. Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Stock no. 1208008
Published by John Lane; The Bodley Head. 1st 1904. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles, borders and decoration. B/w illustrations. 310 pages. Small grubby mark to front endpaper. Spine faded. Front endpaper missing.
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