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THE FIRST CRUISE OF THREE MIDDIES
Written by Fox Russell. Illustrated by H.J. Rhodes.
Stock no. 1318312
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Poor condition.

Peach pictorial binding, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 258 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Compass(?) hole to rear cover, and some scratching of cloth to front cover. Rear joint is broken at top half. Vertical crease to front free-endpaper and prelims. Foxing throughout. Large tears to preliminary pages.

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STORIES FROM FROISSART
Written by Henry Newbolt. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 2131052
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Circa 1899. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige decorated cloth. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with creasing; edge-tears and chips; a few pieces of loss.

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THE QUEEN OF SHINDY FLAT
Written by Bessie Marchant. Illustrated by Charles M. Sheldon.
Stock no. 2130855
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Circa 1905. Almost very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. B/w plates. 216 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks and scuffing to covers. Glue marks to front pastedown. Foxing and page browning; some margin marks.

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ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by Mary Macleod. Illustrated by A.G. Walker.
Stock no. 2125365
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1909. Fair condition.

Pictorial onlay to front cover, with other decorations and titles. 3 colour plates. Other b/w illustrations. Stories from Old Ballads. Half of backstrip is MISSING; rest is hanging on by one edge. Some damage to pictorial onlay - a little surface paper loss. Bumping and some heavy wear to corners and cover edges. Some foxing. Hinges pulled. A reading copy.

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THE PRIZE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 1906
No author listed.
Stock no. 1814727
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1906. Good condition.

Red cloth spine. Red and yellow boards with an onlay of winter scene of family with horse and carriage approaching. Adverts to rear cover. 13 colour plates and b/w illustrations. 164 pages. 9.5 x 7.25". Boards browned, edges rubbed, corners worn. Front joint cracked and weak. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks.

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THE PRIZE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 1892-3
No author listed.
Stock no. 1405765
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1893. Slightly better than good condition.

Black textured cloth, gilt title to spine.Beautiful chromolithograph plates. B/w text illustrations. Contains January 1892 to December 1893. Spine bumped and worn with splits to bottom. Corners bumped and worn. Covers a little marked. Joints beginning to crack. Some hinges cracked. Front endpaper missing. A few pages are partially detached. Foxing throughout, especially to endpapers. Grubby margin marks. Closed tear to top of one page.

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THE PRIZE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 1903
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506235
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, front cover has black borders and decorations around gilt title box. 13 chromolithograph plates plus b/w illustrations. 164 pages plus publication list. Spine bumped with tiny nicks to cloth at base. A little wear to corners. Spine slightly darkened. Odd small mark to covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Light browning to verso of frontis and to one of publication pages at end of book. Light foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. One gathering pulled, pages 131-138. Contents generally clean.

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THE PRIZE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 1904
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506234
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1904. Good condition.

Blue/grey cloth with black decoration around gilt title block to front. 13 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. 164 pages plus publication list. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine slightly faded. Odd small mark to covers. Both joints cracked. First gathering pulled. Front endpaper browned. A little foxing. Contents generally clean. All plates present.

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THE PRIZE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 1894-95
No author listed.
Stock no. 1405760
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. circa 1895. Slightly better than good condition.

Contains Jan 1894 to Dec 1895. Dark blue textured boards, gilt titles and lines to spine. 26 chromolithograph plates. Spine bumped. Cloth split at either side of top and bottom of spine as well as little on the rear side. Corners bumped and worn. Both joints cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges cracked. Name to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Some foxing to page edges. Some marks to contents.

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DR. JOLLYBOY'S ABC
No author listed. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 1316190
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. circa 1898. Very good condition.

Large format. Green pictorial boards. Full-page illustrations with words to find for each letter of the alphabet. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some slight grubbiness to covers. Foxing to endpapers. Page edge browning and some grubby fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.

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THE PRIZE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 1901
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506106
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1901. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth, black decoration to front with gilt title-box. 13 chromolithograph plates. 164 pages. Plus 32 page catalogue. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine slightly browned/faded. Damp mark to lower corner of rear cover. Front joint cracked. Front endpaper is MISSING. Faint erased writing to verso of frontis. Gathering in publication pages at end pulled. Browning, mainly to endpapers and publication pages. Some foxing. Contents generally clean. All plates present, frontis partially detached and margin tear to last plate.

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THE PRIZE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 1884-1885
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506105
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1885. Slightly better than good condition.

Contains January 1884 to December 1885. Dark spine with gilt raised bands and titles, red title block. Grey boards, dark corners. 26 mounted colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Wear to spine and corners. Covers grubby and marked. Dark outlines to front endpaper of something previously kept in box. Rear joint just starting to crack. Ink writing to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing, marks and small margin tears to contents. Browning, mainly to pages opposite plates. 25 plates present, one has margin tear and one has margin loss.

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