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BEN BO'SUN
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by G.E. Shepheard.
Stock no. 2138603
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1930. Good condition.

A Little Wonder Book. A Tale of the King's Navee. 16 excellent colour plates. Colour pictorial boards, cloth spine. Decorated endpapers. 96pp. 6" x 4.75". Spine has been replaced with paper spine; original boards and contents. Some scuffing and wear to covers. Scribble to a few blank pages. Inscription in ink to prelims. Grubby marks throughout. Some page margin nicks/tears.

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THERE'S A STORY TO TELL
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1322372
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

Stories from the Old and New Testaments. The Sunshine Series. Green cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 24 colour plates. Covers edge worn. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Child's name and address in ink to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing, mainly to textblock but also affecting some page margins.

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THAT LASS O' LOWRIE'S
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
Stock no. 1319678
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Good condition.

The Lily Series. Cream decorated cloth, gilt titles. B/w frontis. 247 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped, some rubbing to spine. Endpapers browned. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to contents else clean.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1318631
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Prince Charming Colour Books for Children series. Grey-green cloth covers with black titles to front and spine. 30 colour plates. 472 pages. Pictorial endpapers. Spine slightly bumped, foxed and rubbed. Small brown spot to top edge of front cover. Foxing to contents otherwise clean.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 2127786
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Charming Colour Books for Children series. Grey-green cloth covers with black titles to front and spine. 30 colour plates and 18 monotone. 472 pages. Pictorial endpapers. Bumping to corners. Fading to spine. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. All colour plates are present. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; one piece of loss to top of front panel; a few other smaller chips of loss.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 2125155
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

The Sunshine Series. Cloth spine. 16 Colour plates and 8 sepia plates by Theaker. 176 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1814790
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

"The Sunshine Series". Pictorial boards, cloth spine. 16 colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.25". Tape marks and surface paper damage to lower spine and gutter edgesx. Corners worn. Spine browned.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1814768
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Sunshine Series. 24 pretty colour plates. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Corners worn with board exposed. Scattered foxing throughout. A few heavy pencil marks including to at least one plate. Some hinges pulled.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1911
Written by Harry Golding; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Jessie Pope; Gladys Davidson; A.L. Harris; et al. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse; Thomas Maybank; Jessie Pope; et al..
Stock no. 1506006
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine, gold pictorial boards with front cover showing girl in white dress and cap with a dog. 12 coloured plates numerous b/w illustrations. First story - The Soldiers. Spine bumped, worn and darkened. Corners bumped and worn. A couple of heavy bumps to cover edges. A few light scratches to covers. A couple of hinges cracked at start of book, first gathering pulled. Contents generally clean but with some browning and foxing.

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THE BIG COSY CORNER STORY BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Honor C. Appleton; Inez Topham; et al..
Stock no. 1405365
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Big "Bumpy" Book. Cloth spine, pictorial boards showing two girls on a settee reading a book. Stories, rhymes & puzzles. Colour plates & b/w illustrations. 10" x 7". Spine and corners bumped. Some wear to corners and board edges. A little scuffing to top of front board. Light browning to endpapers. Some hinges cracked. Light foxing to endpapers otherwise contents clean.

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1505110
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. circa 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"The Sunshine Series. Pictorial boards. 15 colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.5". A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Top and bottom edge of spine faded. Presentation plate to front endpaper. 15 written twice to endpapers. Some light browning and foxing to endpapers and page edges but otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some creasing, rear panel slightly grubby, front flap creased. Some staining and foxing on verso.

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ROBIN HOOD
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker.
Stock no. 1505097
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. circa 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

"The Sunshine Series".Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards. 16 Colour plates. 128 pages. 10 x 7.5". A little wear to corners and cover edges. Light browning to endpapers and prelims. Foxing, mainly to page edges and text block. Faint mark to verso of frontis, possibly something been stuck there but no surface paper damage. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with a couple of small chips. Spine browned. Surface paper damage to rear panel. Corner cut from front flap, price above.

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