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THE WONDER BOOK OF MOTORS
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Thomas Maybank.
Stock no. 2133454
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Endpapers drawn by Thomas Maybank. Chipping and scuffing to cover edges; some loss. Some foxing throughout.

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THE WONDER BOOK OF MOTORS
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Thomas Maybank.
Stock no. 2133452
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover. Endpapers drawn by Thomas Maybank. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some fading. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some foxing throughout.

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STORIES OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 1317893
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Orange cloth, black titles. 30 colour plates (including the endpapers). 240 pages. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Slight discolouration to top and tail of spine. Heavy foxing to contents else clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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OUR ANIMAL FRIENDS
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1317825
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

24 colour plates. Sunshine Series. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Large format. Spine bumped. Corners worn. Covers edge rubbed. Light stain to front cover. Endpapers browned. Foxing to textblock. 1 plate is missing.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 2127488
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1918. Very good condition.

48 richly coloured plates (which includes the colour endpapers). Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Colour onlay to front cover. 472 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Chipping to corners. Front cover is a bit bowed. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1609762
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. c. 1938. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Book series. 48 colour plates (including endpapers). Beige cloth, colour pictorial onlay to front. 472 pages. Spine and corners bumped. inscription to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded at spine; worn and torn with loss at edges.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1814729
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Edges rubbed, corner worn. Green stain to rear board. All plates present, one plate worn at edges. A few scattered foxspots and margin marks.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2123712
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

16 beautiful colour plates illustrate 10 well-known fairy tales. 128 pages. The Sunshine Series. Spine is faded and foxed. Bumping to corners; wear and chipping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning. Pages 13-18 have tear hole, with a little loss to a couple of the pages. Plate Opposite page 14 has a couple of small holes. All plates present.

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THE CHILD'S BOOK OF VERSE
No author listed. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1507318
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1958. Good condition.

16 enchanting colour plates. Pictorial front cover. Orange cloth spine. 128 pages includes index. The Sunshine Series. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers grubby with some faint writing to front cover. Spine browned with name ink stamp near centre. Front endpaper has been stuck to pastedown. Name and date in pen and in child's writing to half-title page, ink stamp to verso of frontis. Marks and foxing to contents. All plates present, one has grubby mark to margin. Line drawn on text block.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1925
Written by Harry Golding; Natalie Joan; Cecily M. Rutley; May Wynne; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Nina K. Brisley; Margaret Tarrant; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1506035
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1925. Almost very good condition.

Twentieth year of issue. Red cloth spine. Front cover shows young girl in green dress. Endpapers by Anne Anderson. Edited by Golding. 12 Colour plates and numerous two tone illustrations. 264 pages. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A couple of small marks and scratches to covers. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. Some light browning and foxing, mostly to endpapers and prelims. Just an odd mark/margin tear to contents. All plates present.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1924
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Chris Temple; Jessie Pope; et al. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Grace Jones; Margaret Tarrant; Thomas Maybank; et al..
Stock no. 1506011
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1924. Almost very good condition.

A Picture Annual for Boys and Girls. 19th Year of Issue. Cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front cover shows boy with sword. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story The Magic Boots. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. A few small marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers. Some light foxing and a few marks to contents but generally clean. All plates present.

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HAPPY HOURS
Written by Elizabeth S. Perks; Jessie Pope; Nancy M. Hayes; et al. Illustrated by Ethel K. Burgess; R.H. Facey; Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1505514
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1922. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictures and Stories. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows boy with geese, wonder books advert to rear cover. Endpapers by Thomas Maybank. 3 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, worn and slightly faded. Wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby. A few hinges and bottom 2" of front joint cracked. Dated ink inscription to half title page. One small illustration coloured in. Light browning and a few marks and fox spots to contents.

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