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PUCK IN PETTICOATS
Written by Grace Richardson.
Stock no. 1502131
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

And other Fairy Plays. 5 plays in total, Puck in Petticoats, The Wishing Well, The Ring of Salt, The Moon Dream and Hansel and Gretel. Green pictorial covers with black titles. 127 pages. Spine and corners lightly bumped and worn. Covers discoloured and scuffed. Some grubby fingermarks and a little foxing to contents.

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THE SPY
Written by Major Charles Gilson.
Stock no. 1502130
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1936. Almost very good condition.

A tale of the Peninsular War and the storming of Badajoz, founded upon the personal memoirs of Sir Jeffery Jones, Bart, of Heatherford Hall in Hampshire. Pictorial front cover and spine. Colour frontis. 379 pages. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn with some loss to top of spine. Some slight darkening to spine. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing, mainly to prelims, last few pages and page edges.

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THE COURTEOUS KNIGHT AND OTHER TALES
Written by E. Edwardson. Illustrated by Robert Hope.
Stock no. 1311762
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1899. Good condition.

'Borrowed from Spenser & Malory' by Edwardson. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt titles and decoration to spine. B/w illustrations. 172 pages. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear. Spine lightly discoloured and covers slightly grubby. Prize plate to front pastedown. Rear joint cracked. Foxing to contents. Corner tip of frontis torn off (only small piece of margin affected, not actual picture). Some grubby fingermarks to contents but not too bad.

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UNCLE REMUS OR MR. FOX, MR. RABBIT AND MR. TERRAPIN
Written by Joel Chandler Harris. Illustrated by A.T. Elwes.
Stock no. 1311761
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Attractive green cloth with gilt title to spine and embossed title/decoration to front cover. 50 b/w illustrations. 248 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers very lightly browned, contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little grubby, crease to rear panel with tear to rear edge of spine which is tape repaired on verso.

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THE CHILDREN AT THE POLE
Written by Lionel Fable. Illustrated by Willy Pogany.
Stock no. 1208010
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. Circa 1914. Very good condition.

From the "Willy Pogany Children" series. A small fold-out panorama with the story on one side and a poem on the other. Colour illustrations above the text of the poem. Pictorial boards. Book: name in ink to front endpaper. A few small blemishes to contents else generally a clean bright copy. Corners slightly worn.

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THE SECRET SEVEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 1311760
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red title to spine and front cover. Colour frontis and two-tone illustrations throughout. 96 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to page edges. One page has tear to top margin, a couple of hinges are cracked. Price-cut wrapper is a bit grubby and edge chipped, lightly foxed on verso and has a tape repaired tear to front edge of spine.

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OUR NURSERY RHYME BOOK
Written by Letty Littlewood; Frank Littlewood. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 1208009
Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles. Large colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 12 colour plates plus colour title page. Numerous b/w text illustrations. Book: all plates present. Endpapers foxed. A few scattered foxspots to contents.

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THE DEFENCE OF GUENEVERE AND OTHER POEMS
Written by William Morris. Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Stock no. 1208008
Published by John Lane; The Bodley Head. 1st 1904. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles, borders and decoration. B/w illustrations. 310 pages. Small grubby mark to front endpaper. Spine faded. Front endpaper missing.

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SELMA AT THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1311759
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, blue title to spine. Colour frontis plate. 255 pages. Covers and endpapers ever so slightly grubby. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with a couple of small edge tears.

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LUCIE ATTWELL'S ANNUAL 1955
Written by Mabel Lucie Attwell. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1208007
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1955. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Front cover shows boy and girl, in their arms toys including a white cat, golly and a teddy. Colour illustrations. Very very light page-edge browning else contents fine.

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FAIRY STORIES FROM FRANCE
Written by Doris Ashley. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1208006
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards, cloth spine. 6 colour plates and numerous b/w text illustrations. 9 stories. The Treasure House Library. 103 pages. 9 x 7 inches. Book: all plates present. Brown stain to two pages. Corners worn.

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ENID BLYTON'S BOOK OF HER FAMOUS PLAY NODDY IN TOYLAND
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1208005
Published by Sampson Low. 1st 1956. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. gilt illustration of the toytown train on front and rear cover. Colour plates, some double page spreads. A play in three acts. 9.75 x 7.5 inches. Front endpaper creased. Contents fine. Wrapper edge-rubbed with slight loss.

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