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THE CARVED LIONS
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 2139974
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

Light blue pictorial cloth shows lions, blue titles. 7 b/w plates. 194 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges.

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MARY
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 2139973
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1893. Almost very good condition.

A nursery story for very little children. Orange cloth with black decorations, gilt title to spine. 180 pages plus catalogue to rear. 7 full-page b/w illustrations. Spine is browned with some wear. Marks to covers. Small nick to spine on rear. Marks and foxing to outer page edges. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Some margin marks and browning.

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TELL ME A STORY
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1322906
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1885. Good condition.

Red decorative cloth, gilt title to spine. 7 b/w plates. 196 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine faded, cover edges slightly darkened. Hinges cracked. Front free-endpaper removed.

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A CHRISTMAS CHILD
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1322903
Published by Macmillan & Co.. Circa 1890. Very good condition.

A Sketch of a Boy-Life. Red decorative cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. 7 bw plates. 223 pages. Black endpapers. Spine and corners slightly bumped, small chip to top of spine. Slight darkening to spine and cover edges. Inscription in ink to half title-page. Some hinges slightly cracked. One gathering is loose with slightly chipped and grubby edges. Rear joint is cracked.

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ROSY
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1322902
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1886. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt border decoration to front. B/w plates. 204 pages, no booklist. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Spine faded. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Inscription in ink and name/date in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers. A few hinges pulled causing contents to be slightly loose in binding.

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KALM'S ACCOUNT OF HIS VISIT TO ENGLAND ON HIS WAY TO AMERICA IN 1748
Written by Pehr Kalm; Joseph Lucas.
Stock no. 2135190
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1892. Good condition.

Maroon cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w map. Ex-lib. with many usual markings; e.g. to spine, front pastedown, rear endpaper has remains of labels. Tears and chips, with splits and loss to top and tail of spine. Front joint is cracked. Rear joint has been repaired with white cloth tape. A reading copy.

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A LONDON GARLAND
Written by W.E. Henley.
Stock no. 1821321
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1895. Good condition.

Selected from Five Centuries of English Verse with pictures by members of the society of illustrators. Large format. Vellum boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. All edges gilt. Boards heavily scuffed and marked, 1" split to base of spine and also to middle of front edge of spine. Endpapers browned. Scattered foxspots. Pages 83 -86 detached from binding (center of a section). Some hinges pulled.

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HOLLAND HOUSE
Written by Princess Marie Liechtenstein.
Stock no. 1820908
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 3rd 1875. Good condition.

Third Edition. Complete in one volume. Three-quarter leather binding with raised bands and gilt title to spine, blue cloth boards. Blue marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Numerous b/w illustrations. Leather spine is amateurishly repaired at front and rear edge with cloth which is peeling off the front side. Corners lightly rubbed. Rear joint pulled apart but binding tight. Heavy foxing to prelims and last few pages and a few scattered foxspots to contents.

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GRANDMOTHER DEAR
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1317965
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1895. Good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue title to spine and decorations to front cover. Gilt title to front. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine and cover edges browned. Front free-endpaper is missing. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents.

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GLAUCUS; OR, THE WONDERS OF THE SHORE
Written by Charles Kingsley.
Stock no. 2131108
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1855. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt and black titles and decorations. B/w frontis and booklist to rear. Spine and edges are faded. A few splash marks to front cover. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1317063
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1893. Almost very good condition.

Limited edition of four hundred ad seventy copies of the large paper edition. Dark red cloth, white title label to spine. 256 pages, edges untrimmed. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers faded to spine and edges, title-label to spine rubbed. Name and address in ink to front pastedown. Name in pencil to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to endpapers. Joints starting to crack. Page browning throughout.

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THE GIRLS AND I
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 1208826
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1892. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black title and vignette plus gilt border to front. Gilt title and decorations to spine. 192 pages. 7 full-page b/w illustrations. One plate missing. Spine browned. Covers slightly soiled. Endpapers browned, rear endpaper soiled. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents very good.

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