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Ward Lock & Co Ltd.

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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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JACK AND JILL'S BIG STORY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Inez Topham; Grace Jones; et al..
Stock no. 1505846
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows little girl and boy reading a book at a well. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. First story is Marybud and the Birds. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Rear cover slightly grubby. Endpapers browned. Top edge of four pages a bit ragged, one has tear and one has loss. Foxing, mainly to text block. All plates present but one has small rough patch on it.
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THE SUNNY DAY STORY BOOK
Written by Jessie Pope; Reginald Rigby; Agnes Grozier Herbertson; Gladys Davidson; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Leigh Kidman; et al..
Stock no. 1505790
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers, front shows children at seaside, one holding small boat. Illustrated endpapers. With 2 colour plates and over 70 illustrations. 10 x 7.5". A couple of marks to spine. Label stuck to rear cover. Light foxing and one or two marks to contents.
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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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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 2119077
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Book series. Beige cloth, black titles. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour pictorial endpapers. 48 colour plates (includes endpapers). Foxing to outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing; a few small nicks and tears.
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THE ABC PICTURE BOOK
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1505184
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Cosy Corner Picture Book. Illustrated alphabets and some numbers. Green cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two children reading a book, 10 x 7.5". Illustrated endpapers. 2 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Some wear to spine and corners. Covers a bit grubby. Ink inscription to verso of frontis. Light foxing to text block. Contents clean. Book has slight musty smell.
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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Stock no. 1505099
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1935. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards showing fox in a bucket. 24 colour plates. Sunshine Series. Retold by Blanche Winder. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Rear cover ever so slightly grubby. Dated ink inscription to front endpaper. A couple of hinges cracked. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing, mainly to prelims and page edges. All plates present. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with some loss to top of spine and front panel. Spine browned and slightly faded. Rear panel a little grubby. Some foxing.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1314954
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. circa 1925. Very good condition in a almost very 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. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Joint between endpaper and half-title is cracked but holding firm. Tear/crease to edge of half-title. Inscription in ink (dated 1925) to verso of frontis. Foxing to page edges. Some light fingermarks to page margins. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with loss to top of spine, vertical crease to edge of front flap.
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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by E. Charles Vivian. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 1314949
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Book series. Beige cloth, black titles. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour pictorial endpapers. 48 colour plates (includes endpapers). Spine bumped. Crease to centre of front cover. Heavy foxing and a light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to spine and corners and foxed (mainly showing on verso).
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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TIM TUBBY TOES
Written by Harry Golding. Illustrated by M.M. Rudge; D.E. Braham.
Stock no. 1504423
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format. Light brown decorated boards. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 85 numbered pages. Attractive colour pictorial endpapers. The Little Wonder Books series. Top 1.5" of backstrip missing and bottom edge. What is present has possible been reglued. Some wear to corners and cover edges. Marks to covers including stains to top edges. A few hinges slightly cracked. Erased doodle to verso of frontis. A few marks to text block. Most pages are clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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COTSWOLD COUNTRY
Written by S.W. Colyer.
Stock no. 2115297
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1st 1939. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Book of Photographs. qLarge format. Cream boards. B/w photos. Foreword by Horace Annesley Vachell. Wear to cover edges. Some page browning. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned, with some marks; a few nicks to corners; couple repaired to verso with sticky tape.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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