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INDIAN TALES FOR LITTLE FOLKS
Written by W.S. Phillips; El Comancho. Illustrated by W.S. Phillips.
Stock no. 2127700
Published by The Platt And Munk Co. Inc.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Red cloth, large pictorial onlay to front cover. Illustrated with 11 full page coloured plates, reproduced from water colour paintings by the author and further embellished with several hundred little Indian drawings. With explanatory key list so little folks can understand them. Scuffing and chipping to onlay to front cover; so loss at edges. Wear and bumping to cover edges and corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Grubby marks. Some foxing and browning. Frontis has a repaired closed tear.

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LITTLE FOLKS 1897
No author listed.
Stock no. 1814019
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1897. Very good condition.

New and Enlarged Series. A Magazine for the Young. Blue pictorial binding. 6 colour plates. First story is Four-Leaved Clover by Venetia Hohler. B/w and two-tone illustrations throughout. 475 pages plus publisher adverts to rear. All edges gilt. Gift inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Page browning. All plates present.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOLS 43 & 44
No author listed. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham; W. Heath Robinson; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1506676
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1896. Good condition.

2 volumes bound in one. Dark green textured cloth, gilt title to spine. 12 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. 2.5" split to top of front edge of spine. Covers a little grubby. Name in ink to front endpaper and pencil writing to pastedown. Front joint cracked by index and first page of index is partially detached. One gathering pulled with ragged edges. Foxing and browning to pages and plates, worst at edges. All plates present.

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SUNNY STORIES FOR LITTLE FOLKS No. 24 MORE BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1406177
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1927. Slightly better than good condition.

June 1927. Pictorial paper wraps. B/w illustrations. 32 pages. Spine and corners rubbed. Small piece missing from top of rear cover. Staples are rusty. Covers grubby. Contents nearly detached from cover - only held in place by top staple. Some corners creased. Pages lightly browned. Some foxing to contents.

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SUNNY STORIES FOR LITTLE FOLKS No. 2 BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1406176
Published by George Newnes. 1926. Good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Colour front cover. B/w illustrations. 32 pages. 7.25 x 4.5". Rear cover missing. Front cover stuck to inner edge of title page and is creased and grubby. Clear tape to top of back page. Staples are rusty. Small piece of tape to first text page covering small tear. Pages browned and foxed. Some small tears to inner margin.

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LITTLE FOLKS
Written by Doris Pocock; Dorothea Moore; Murray Fisher; Olaf Baker; et al. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1405764
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. circa 1913. Slightly better than good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles to spine and front. Front cover shows Golly playing a tuba, Teddy bear saluting at top of a pole on spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. First story is When John Took Charge. Serial stories are The Riddle of Roscombe, The Adventures of Fitzie the Marmoset, The Bargees and The Three Bargains. Bumping to spine, corners and bottom of front board. Corners and spine rubbed. Gilt worn to title on front. Name and date to front endpaper. Front joint beginning to crack. Title page removed. Large piece of bottom corner of page 33/34 torn off affecting very bottom of illustration and text on page 34. Large closed tear to page 41/2 mended with sticky tape. Some margin tears. Some grubby marks. Neat colouring to a few illustrations.

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LITTLE FOLKS' BOOK OF COLOURED PICTURES
No author listed. Illustrated by Inez Topham; Harry Woolley; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Lawson Wood; Honor C. Appleton; et al..
Stock no. 1506060
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial covers, front shows boy eating slice of melon. Full page colour illustration to each page, 12 in total, with title below. 10.25 x 8. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A few marks/fingermarks to contents, mainly to margins. Colours still bright.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 42
Written by Edward S. Ellis; F.M. Holmes; Charles H. Bennett; et al. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; St. Clair Simmons; W. Rainey; et al..
Stock no. 1505859
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1895. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth boards, front shows 3 youngsters, one with hoop. 6 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. 427 pages plus book list. Serial stories are The Bell Buoy of Wanflete Sound, The Foolish Fox and Omas: The Story of an Indian Girl. Spine bumped and worn, corners worn. Light marks to rear covers. One joint cracked. Name in pencil twice to front endpaper. Some foxing and marks to contents. Small margin tear and crease to title page. All plates present.

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LITTLE FOLKS 1879
Written by W.H.G. Kingston; et al.
Stock no. 1505858
Published by Cassell Petter & Galpin. 1879. Slightly better than good condition.

Brown cloth covers with black and gilt decoration, onlay of small girl to front. B/w illustrations. 380 pages plus book list. Serial stories are Two Fourpenny Bits, Harry Maxwell; or Schoolboy Honour and Over the Rocky Mountains. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby and bottom corner of rear cover damp stained. Yellow tape stuck down full length of front joint, rear joint cracked. One hinge badly cracked. Name in pen and pencil writing about contents to front endpaper. First couple of gatherings pulled. Contents generally clean with some light foxing and browning.

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LITTLE FOLKS
Written by L.T. Meade; Percy Groves; et al. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; H.R. Millar; et al..
Stock no. 1505857
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1895. Good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth covers show two children in a boat, gilt titles. 6 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. 427 pages. Serial stories are Playmates and True to his colours. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Tiny sharp dent to top edge of front cover. A few marks and light white flecks to covers, small patch of scribble to rear cover. Endpaper and prelims MISSING, first page present is Index page. Some foxing and an odd mark to contents. 5 plates present, frontis missing.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 106
Written by John Mowbray; Nancy M. Hayes; Eveline M. Williams; et al. Illustrated by Florence Mary Anderson; Harry Woolley; C.E.B. Bernard; Harry Rountree; S.B. Pearse; Harold Earnshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1505855
Published by The Amalgamated Press Limited. 1927. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine with black titles and vignette, pictorial front cover shows boy in jester's outfit, advert to rear cover. 13 colour plates plus b/w photos and illustrations. 416 pages. Serial stories are Feversham's Fag, The Guides at Calamity Hill and The League of Adventurers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine slightly darkened. Dent to outside edge of front cover. Covers slightly grubby. One hinge cracked. Some foxing and light browning. Contents generally clean. All plates present.

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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 116
Written by Doris Pocock; Alfred Judd; Bessie Marchant; et al. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Harry Rountree; D. Newsome; Cuneo; et al..
Stock no. 1505836
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1932. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, red pictorial front board (illustration by Lawson Wood) of dog harassing jester. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 476 pages. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Spine darkened. Covers slightly grubby with small piece missing from edge on rear cover. Joints cracked but binding still firm. Text block grubby. Contents very good.

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