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Ward, Lock & Co. Limited

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DAWN THE FAWN
Written by Jane Thornicroft. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1816522
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1st 1948. Good condition.

The story of a fawn who lived in the New Forest. Blue cloth spine, brown paper boards, dark blue titles and vignette of fawn to front board. Colour frontis. 37 b/w illustrations. 95 pages. Blue cloth spine faded to grey, split to front edge. Numerous rubber ink stamp impressions to front endpaper. A few grubby marks to contents.

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ROGUES OF SHERWOOD FOREST
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125260
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. A Story of the Son of Robin Hood. 8 Colour plates and 80 photographs. Based on Columbia Pictures' Technicolour adventure drama 'Rogues of Sherwood Forest'. Spine is bumped and browned. Bumping also to corners, with wear. Grubby marks to endpapers and some page margins. A little foxing. Colour plates are all present.

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THE STORY OF YELLOW DUCKLING
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1814881
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Uncle Toby Tales. A charming story book for children, printed in clear, large type. Brown cloth spine, pictorial paper boards. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations and colour plates. 32 pages. Undated. Board edges lightly rubbed, small dent to top front edge of board. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and small chips, a little grubby.

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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1208811
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers, front shows girl with goose on a ribbon. Illustrated endpapers. With 2 colour plates and 70 b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, corners bumped and worn. Front cover a little scuffed. inscription in ink to front endpaper and small closed tear to lower edge. Name in ink on verso of front endpaper. A few marks to contents but generally clean.

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THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1814708
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1937. Almost very good condition.

An Uncle Toby Book. Brown cloth spine, chequered pictorial front board. B/w text illustrations plus colour plates. Ebenezer Bristles is a hedgehog. Boards marked, edges rubbed, corners worn. Sticker over name to verso of frontispiece. A few margin marks. Binding a little loose to front hinge.

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THE WISHING WELL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123271
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1967. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations.

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CIRCUS RING
Written by Mary Grant Bruce.
Stock no. 1406137
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title to spine. B/w frontis. 192 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Covers a little mottled. Booksellers label to bottom of front pastedown. Endpapers browned. A little foxing to frontis margin and some page edges. Price -cut dustwrapper is edge worn and a little creased. Couple of small marks to rear panel. Browning to verso.

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THE COUNTER STROKE
Written by John F.C. Westerman.
Stock no. 1405836
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A speeding car introduced Alec and Denis Swayne, cousin airpilots, to adventures fast and furious in which enemy agents tried to steal a secret formula. Pale blue cloth with brown titles to front and spine, brown vignette to front cover. B/w frontis. 188 pages plus book list. Spine and corners bumped. Small bump to bottom of front board. Spine is faded. Board edges browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Foxing mainly to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some small tears. Creasing to spine and front panel. Spine is browned. Rear panel a little grubby.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1923
Written by Harry Golding; May Wynne; Cecily M. Rutley; Fay Inchfawn; et al. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant; Anne Anderson; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1506007
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1923. Slightly better than good condition.

18th year of issue. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows girl in red dress with blonde locks. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story is The Wonder Wood by Natalie Joan. Spine bumped, worn and faded. Wear to corners and cover edges. A few marks to covers including scratches to rear cover. Heavy browning to pages 126/127. Contents generally clean with some foxing. All plates present but one has a hole near the edge.

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THE ALL-STORY WONDER BOOK 24TH YEAR
Written by Harry Golding; Madeleine Collier; Christine Chaundler; Nina K. Brisley; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable; Percy Tarrant; Harry G. Theaker; Frank Adams; Alan Wright; et al..
Stock no. 1506003
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1929. Almost very good condition.

Of Pictures and Stories for Boys and Girls. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows girl stood by dog, who is sat on books on a stool. Balloons on floor. With 8 colour plates and hundreds of two-colour and other pictures. 264 pages. Endpapers by Thomas Maybank. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Small piece of surface loss from rear cover. 1" cracked on rear joint. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers and prelims. Just an odd mark to contents. All plates present.

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MY OWN PICTURE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Ernest A. Aris; Nina K. Brisley; et al..
Stock no. 1405335
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition.

Greeen spine and rear board, front cover shows child with toy horn on a rocking horse. 24 colour plates plus other illustrations. 10 x 7.5". Spine a little bumped. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. A little surface paper damage to rear board which is also scratched. Some hinges are cracked. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing. Grubby marks to page margins.

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THE PRETTY POLLY PICTURE BOOK
Written by Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Blanche Winder; Jessie Pope; Christine Chaundler; May Wynne; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Ernest A. Aris; Chris Temple; Thomas Maybank; H.C. Sandy; Frank Adams; et al..
Stock no. 1505784
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Grey cloth spine. Gold pictorial front board of parrot, red title. Advertisement on rear board. 3 colour plates. B/w and two tone illustrations. 128 pages. Endpapers by Maybank. First story: Dicky and the Rainikins. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers a little grubby and scratched. Colouring to front endpapers. Neat prize inscription written to verso of front endpaper. Foxing and an odd mark to contents.

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