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THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1407026
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1914. Almost very good condition.

Limited edition of 500 SIGNED by Hugh Thomson. White vellum, heavily decorated with gilt. 21 beautiful tipped-in colour plates. Top edges gilt. 235pp. 12.5 x 10". A very handsome book. SIGNED by Thomson. This is copy no. 148. Bumping to spine and corners. Covers are grubby and rear cover has a couple of marks. Creasing to front endpaper and prelims including mount and tissue guard for frontis but plate itself is not affected. Browning to endpapers. Some light page browning. Light foxing mostly to prelims and page edges and some fingering. One page and last tissue guard creased. Plates all present and in very good condition.

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QUALITY STREET
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1505881
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1913. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Comedy in Four Acts. Large format. Elaborately decorated blue/lilac cloth covers, large gilt vignette and titles to front and spine. Illustrated endpapers. 22 beautiful tissue-guarded colour plates and b/w text illustrations.198 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Faint stain, only visible at certain angles, to spine edges of rear and front cover. Tiny bookseller's label to front pastedown. Foxing and light browning to endpapers. Contents very good just an odd margin tear and fox spot. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with tears to ends of spine. Creasing to folds and sides of spine. Browning to spine and unevenly to rear panel. Browning and pink stains to verso corresponding with faint stains on covers.

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PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2114969
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1912. Almost very good condition.

This is the "New Edition", a reprint of the first but with a new colour frontis and an additional 7 b/w drawings. 50 superb tipped-in colour plates distributed throughout the book. Numerous b/w drawings including some full-page. Green cloth, elaborate gilt decorations to front cover and spine. 126 pages. Large format, 11.25 x 8.5 inches. Spine is faded, with 1" tear to cloth at top; smaller nicks to base; faded. Cover edges are unevenly faded. A few other marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing to pages throughout book. 50 plates are in excellent condition; just a couple of creased tissue-guards. 2 pages are detached, but loosely inserted.

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PETER PAN
Written by J.M. Barrie.
Stock no. 1310691
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1928. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Or the Boy Who Would Not Grow Up. The Plays of J.M. Barries Series. Blue cloth with white title labels. 160 pages. Minimal rubbing to spine, light browning to endpapers, foxing to textblock and prelims. A super copy in very scarce dustwrapper (priced at five shilling net on spine) which is slightly grubby, has a browned spine and has some slight loss to top edge of rear panel and to top and tail of spine.

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PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 446461
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1912. Almost very good condition.

This is the "New Edition", a reprint of the first but with a new colour frontis and an additional 7 b/w drawings. 50 superb tipped-in colour plates distributed throughout the book. Numerous b/w drawings including some full-page. Green cloth, elaborate gilt decorations to front cover and spine. 126 pages. Large format, 11.25 x 8.5 inches. Light wear to top of spine, with a little fraying. Corners bumped. Fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Personal bookplate to front pastedown. Inscription to front free endpaper. Some page edge creasing, with a couple of small nicks. 3 tissue-guards are missing. Some light foxing throughout. Plates are still beautifully bright - overall a pleasing copy of this charming book.

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THE NOVELS, TALES AND SKETCHES OF J.M. BARRIE
Written by J.M. Barrie.
Stock no. 573011
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons; Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

8 volumes. Green cloth, gilt titles. Gilt decoration to spines. B/w frontis to each volume. Spines browned. Boards slightly marked. Three spines have small patches of ewear. Contents in general very good.

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