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HIS FATHER
Written by Silas K. Hocking.
Stock no. 1505014
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. circa 1902. Almost very good condition.

Or a Mother's Legacy. Red pictorial cloth shows man walking to house, gilt titles. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 346 pages plus publication list. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine and cover edges darkened. Rear cover a little grubby. Presentation plate to front pastedown. A couple of hinges cracked but binding firm. Just an odd mark to contents.
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ON'Y A PENNY
Written by Mrs. MacKarness.
Stock no. 1404553
Published by Ward, Lock & Co.. circa 1884. Slightly better than good condition.

Or 'One of the Least of These' a moral tale for Children. Blue pictorial cloth with gilt title block to spine. Black decorations to spine and front and two small colour vignettes. 111 pages plus 15 page book list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Bumping to side of front board. Couple of marks to covers. Front joint and some hinges cracked showing webbing underneath but binding is quite tight. Large inscription to verso of frontis. Foxing mainly to page edges.
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THE PRINCE OF THE HOUSE OF DAVID
Written by Rev. J. H. Ingraham.
Stock no. 1505013
Published by Ward, Lock & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Or Three Years in the Holy City, relating the Scenes in the Life of Jesus of Nazareth. The Lily Series. Maroon cloth covers with gilt title blocks. Silver, green and black decoration to spine and front cover. 297 pages plus publication list. New Issue. Spine and corners bumped with wear. Some marks to covers. Top of spine faded. Some foxing and marks to contents but most pages are clean.
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GOOD WIVES
Written by Louisa M. Alcott.
Stock no. 1505012
Published by Ward, Lock & Co.. circa 1885. Good condition.

The Lily Series. Dark green cloth, gilt titles to front cover, gilt title block to spine, silver flowers with green and black decoration. 6.75 x 4.5". 313 pages. Spine and corners bumped with wear. A couple of marks to covers. Dated ink inscription to front endpaper. Colour picture stuck to verso of front endpaper with writing below, newspaper cutting stuck to title page, two postcards stuck to contents and play information stuck to last page, all Little Women related, no text obscured. Possibly blank page missing at end of book. Contents otherwise very good.
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CARL KRINKEN HIS CHRISTMAS STOCKING
Written by Elizabeth Wetherell.
Stock no. 1505011
Published by Ward, Lock & Co.. circa 1888. Slightly better than good condition.

The Lily Series. Dark green cloth covers, black and silver flowers decoration, black borders, gilt title to front cover. Gilt title block to spine. Blind flower decoration to rear cover. 6.75 x 4.75". 155 pages plus extensive publication list. Bumping with wear to spine and corners. Large ink inscription and erased pencil writing to front endpaper. Binding pulled causing contents to feel loose in front half of book. Rear endpapers grubby. Foxing to page edges.
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THE CHILDREN OF BLACKBERRY HOLLOW
No author listed.
Stock no. 1404552
Published by James Nisbet & Co.. circa 1897. Very good condition.

Tan pictorial cloth with gilt title to front board and gilt title block to spine. White flower decorations to spine and boards. B/w illustrations. 253 pages plus 18 page book list to rear. New edition. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Browning to prelims and endpapers. Large inscription to front endpaper. Some foxing and fingering otherwise contents are largely clean.
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HISTORY OF GOOD DOG FANNY, AND TUFT THE CANARY
Written by Mrs. Gaskell.
Stock no. 1505010
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1st 1881. Good condition.

With Other Stories, All True. Green cloth covers, gilt title blocks, black and gilt decorations to spine and front cover. Blind decoration to rear cover. 6.5 x 4.5" 12 stories. 144 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1.25" split to top rear edge of spine. A few marks to covers. Front joint starting to crack at top, rear joint almost broken, a couple of hinges cracked. Name and date to prelims. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and prelims. Pencil numbers to chapter headers and odd pencil mark and grubby mark to contents.
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THE LAMPLIGHTER
Written by Miss Cummins.
Stock no. 1404551
Published by Ward, Lock & Bowden Limited. circa 1878. Slightly better than good condition.

The Lily Series. Or An Orphan Girl's Struggles and Triumphs. Greenpictorial cloth with black titles in gold title boxes and green and silver decorations. Grey patterned endpapers. B/w frontis. 378 pages plus 2 page book list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Small patch of damage to cloth on rear board. Some browning to endpapers. Name and date to rear endpaper and to half-title page. Author's name corrected in pen on title page (printing error shows Cumming). Front joint badly cracked which means binding feels a little loose. Some hinges cracked. Creasing to a couple of pages plus small hole to one page - maybe a binding error. Some foxing and fingering otherwise contents are generally clean.
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MISS LOU
Written by Edward P. Roe.
Stock no. 1404550
Published by Ward, Lock & Bowden Limited. circa 1899. Almost very good condition.

The Lily Series. Green pictorial cloth with black titles in gilt title blocks. Green and silver decorations. Patterned endpapers. 368 pages plus 8 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Prize presentation plate to front endpaper. Heavy browning to endpapers. Front and rear joint beginning to crack. Page edges a little browned and grubby.
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THE WIDE, WIDE WORLD
Written by Elizabeth Wetherell.
Stock no. 1404549
Published by Ward, Lock & Bowden Limited. circa 1899. Very good condition.

The Lily Series. Green pictorial cloth with black titles in gilt title block to spine and front board. Light green and silver decorations. Grey patterened endpapers. 446 pages plus 2 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Light marks to rear board. Small crack to bottom of front joint. Name and date to verso of front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing but contents are generally clean.
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THE OLD HELMET
Written by Elizabeth Wetherell.
Stock no. 1404548
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Lily Series. Blue cloth, gilt titles to front. Black titles in gilt title block to spine. Silver and black decorations. 434 pages. 14 page booklist to rear. Undated. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Board edges a little rubbed. A few marks to rear board. Booksellers label to rear pastedown. Both joints cracked. Browning to endpapers. Foxing, heavy to prelims and first few pages and then mainly to page edges. Bottom margin corner of a couple of pages not properly cut. Small piece missing from bottom of page 147/148.
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LINKS IN REBECCA'S LIFE
Written by Pansy.
Stock no. 1404547
Published by Ward, Lock & Co.. Almost very good condition.

The Lily series. Red pictorial cloth with black titles in gilt title blocks and silver lilies. 258 pages plus 16 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded. Circular faded patch to rear board which is a little grubby. Tiny label to front pastedown and small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Rear joint beginning to crack. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Endpapers a little grubby. Some light foxing and fingering otherwise contents generally clean. Undated.
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