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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS LIFE IN THE MERRY GREENWOOD
Written by Rose Yeatman Woolf. Illustrated by Howard Davie.
Stock no. 2125324
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Circa 1932. Very good condition.

The Golden Treasury Library series.Red/maroon boards with gilt title to spine; large colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A few small scuffs to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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ALI BABA AND THE FORTY THIEVES
No author listed. Illustrated by Dinah.
Stock no. 1610251
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. c. 1954. Very good condition.

A Father Tuck "Come To Life" Little Book. Small format. Red spine, pictorial boards. Colour text illustrations and two lovely pop-up scenes. Board edges rubbed. A little damage and surface loss to red spine. Inscription to inside front board and title page.

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MY LADY DOLLY
No author listed.
Stock no. 1316971
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. circa 1895. Almost very good condition.

Large shaped book with pictorial cardwraps (shaped as a dolly). Bright colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Light creases to top of covers and pages (dolls head). Small piece missing from lower front corner. Crack to spine at lower 2".

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ALI BABA AND THE FORTY THIEVES
No author listed. Illustrated by Dinah.
Stock no. 1405922
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Almost very good condition.

A Father Tuck "Come To Life" Little Book. Small format. Red spine, pictorial boards. Colour text illustrations and two lovely pop-up scenes. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers a little grubby. Inscription in ink to title page. Foxing to title page and page edges.

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KING ROBERT OF SICILY
Written by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Illustrated by Jane Willis Grey.
Stock no. 1405035
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. 1st 1895. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt vignette and titles to spine. Patterned endpapers. Colour, sepia and b/w illustrations. 11.5" x 8.5" Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers marked including some white marks to rear board. One hinge broken showing stitching beneath and another badly cracked. Small patch of surface paper damage to title page and page opposite. Endpapers and some pages internally lightly browned. Small bookseller's label to front pastedown and initials in ink to rear pastedown. Some foxing and grubby marks. A few small tears to inner margins.

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HOURS IN MANY LANDS
Written by Edric Vredenburg; Clifton Bingham; E. Nesbit; Anthony Guest; et al. Illustrated by Frances Brundage; J. Pauline Sunter; Alick P. Ritchie; et al..
Stock no. 1505554
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. circa 1895. Slightly better than good condition.

Pretty pictorial front cover shows two girls by clock, brown cloth spine. 12 bBeautiful chromolithos of girls from different lands by Brundage plus other b/w illustrations. 10 x 7.5". 97 pages. Edited by Vredenburg. No. 1113. Spine bumped, stain near centre. Wear to corners and cover edges. Rear cover is slightly scuffed and has some rippling, some small scratches and marks to covers. Front joint starting to crack from bottom, a couple of hinges cracked. Large prize plate to front endpaper awarded for prize in Raphael Tuck and Sons Amateurs Literary and Painting Competition. Some browning to endpapers. Dark brown stain approx. 1.5 x 1" affects 6 pages at end of book, including one illustration. A few other marks to contents but generally they are clean. All plates present.

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MY LADY'S CARRIAGE
No author listed. Illustrated by Helen Jackson.
Stock no. 1505402
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Good condition.

Untearable Linen Series. Large oblong format, 9.5 x 13". Pictorial stiff card covers, front shows children carrying smaller child in basket. Pastedown illustrations are two-tone, all other illustrations are colour. No. 1525. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Large crease to top corner of front cover. Covers grubby with 6" white line to rear cover. Contents detached, staples rusty. Centre page has 5 x 0.5" piece missing from top edge. Small bookseller's label to rear pastedown. Contents are a little grubby with some browning and foxing.

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DAYS OF DELIGHT
Written by Edric Vredenburg; E. Nesbit; M.A. Hoyer; Grace C. Floyd; et al. Illustrated by T. Noyes Lewis; Hilda Cowham; Edith M. Taylor; et al..
Stock no. 1505198
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. circa 1909. Almost very good condition.

Father Tuck's Golden Gift series. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows 3 girls in fancy dress and Puss in Boots. A mix of stories and rhymes. Colour frontis plus two-tone and b/w illustrations. 71 pages. Spine and corners bumped with some wear. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers browned. School stamp and ink name to front endpaper. Erased pencil writing to both endpapers. A couple of hinges starting to crack. A few marks to contents but most pages are clean.

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CYMBELINE AND OTHER STORIES
Written by E. Nesbit; Hugh Chesson. Illustrated by Frances Brundage; M. Bowley.
Stock no. 1404705
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Almost very good condition.

"The Gem Shakespeare Library". Light brown paper boards, colour onlay to front board. Colour frontis plate, b/w text illustrations. Includes three shakespeare stories: "Cymbeline", "All's Well That Ends Well" and "Much Ado About Nothing". 64 pages. 6.5 x 4.5". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Couple of small pencil marks to rear cover. Covers a little grubby. Couple of hinges a little cracked. Foxing to endpapers otherwise contents generally clean.

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THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by J. Finnemore; F.L. Emmanuel.
Stock no. 1404571
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. circa 1918. Almost very good condition.

Brown boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Patterned endpapers. 110 pages. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Front board edge a little rubbed. Browning to endpapers and prelims. Name and date to flyleaf. Browning and some foxing to some pages else contents are generally clean.

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THE TEA-KETTLE'S SONGS
Written by Clifton Bingham. Illustrated by J. Pauline Sunter.
Stock no. 2118166
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Circa 1900. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine. Cream pictorial boards with attractive front cover. Beautiful chromolithos on every page. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuffing to covers. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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WHAT REALLY HAPPENED
Written by Mrs. Meade; Edward Garrett; Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by J.W. Grey; John Lawson; Ellen Welby; et al..
Stock no. 1314874
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Fair condition.

"New and Interesting Stories". 10 x 7.5". Cloth spine, pictorial boards. First story is "Charlie and the Thrins. 78 numbered pages. 9 chromolithograph plates plus b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers foxed and browned. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Front joint is broken with stitching still holding but contents obviously a bit loose. Plates detached.

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