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THE GREEN CASKET AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Mrs. Molesworth.
Stock no. 1313182
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. Good condition.

Red decorated cloth, gilt title to spine. 125 pages plus 2 page publication list. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby. Prize plate to front pastedown. Name in ink to endpaper. Contents are very grubby and endpapers are browned.

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ROBIN REDBREAST
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Molly Benatar.
Stock no. 1313181
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. circa 1938. Very good condition.

A story for girls. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and illustration. 4 b/w plates. 291 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers lightly browned. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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OSSIAN HOUSE
Written by A.C. Stewart.
Stock no. 1402731
Published by Blackie. 1st 1974. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

On the death of his grandfather 11 year old John goes to Ossian House to fulfil the necessary conditions of becoming Laird and to learn about its memories which become his also. Tan boards with gilt title to spine. 176 pages. ISBN: 0216898048. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Tape marks to endpapers and half title page. Some pale foxing otherwise contents are clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little edge worn with a couple of small tears. Tape marks and an old price label to front flap. Rear flap is a little foxed.

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THE CARVED LIONS
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 1313180
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1895. Good condition.

Light blue pictorial cloth shows lions, blue titles. 7 b/w plates. 194 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Light browning to endpapers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to tissue-guard of frontis. Unfortunately 2 plates missing from this copy.

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JASPER
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Gertrude Demain Hammond.
Stock no. 1313179
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

Orange decorative cloth. Gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 235 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed, fading to spine. Name plate to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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THE BLUE BABY AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Maud C. Forster.
Stock no. 1313178
Published by T. Fisher Unwin. 1st 1901. Good condition.

Small format. Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. 10 b/w plates. 131 numbered pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers spotted. Name in ink to front pastedown. 4 ink date stamps (29 Dec 1915) to front endpaper. Joints and hinges cracked causing binding to be loose. Faint ink stamp (name?) to half-title. Contents are foxed and marked.

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THE LITTLE GUEST
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Gertrude Demain Hammond.
Stock no. 1313177
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Orange decorative cloth, gilt title to spine. 8 b/w plates. 221 pages plus 2 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. A couple of small marks to covers Name plate to front pastedown. Front free-endpaper and fly-leaf missing. Brown spot to top corner of frontis tissue-guard. Some hinges pulled/cracked causing contents to be a little loose.

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THE ADVENTURES OF PETER & TIM
Written by T. Barton Brown. Illustrated by G.W. Goss.
Stock no. 1402730
Published by Hammond, Hammond & Company Ltd.. 1945. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Peter and Tim find themselves caught up in a number of exciting escapades including exploring an underground tunnel, trying to fly an aeroplane and a battle of wits with gangsters. Blue boards with dark titles to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 157 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Pages browned but contents are clean. Dust wrapper is edge worn and chipped with small tears and a little loss to top and bottom of spine. Rear panel is grubby.

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FAIRIES-OF SORTS
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Gertrude Demain Hammond.
Stock no. 1313176
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1908. Fair condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine. 8 b/w plates. 249 pages, all edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers are grubby and marked. Name plate to front pastedown, inscription in ink to endpaper. Front joint is broken, held together by webbing. Some hinges cracked/pulled causing binding to be very loose. Some grubby fingermarks to contents. One plate has been re-inserted with tape and has a tear with tape repairs. One plate is missing. Some leaves are loose.

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TELL ME A STORY
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Walter Crane.
Stock no. 1313175
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1920. Good condition.

Blue decorative cloth, gilt title to front cover and spine. 7 b/w plates. 196 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Covers grubby. Name plate to front pastedown. Name in ink to endpaper. Colouring (neat) to the first plate. Some hinges cracked.

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AN ENCHANTED GARDEN
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by W. J. Hennessy.
Stock no. 1313174
Published by T. Fisher Unwin. 4th 1907. Good condition.

Fairy stories. Small format. Red cloth with black title to spine and vignette to front cover. 221 pages. 2 b/w plates. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded with some loss of cloth to top. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink and name and address in ink to front endpaper. A few pages have been roughly opened. Some slight fingering else contents clean.

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SILVERTHORNS
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by Joseph Noel Paton.
Stock no. 1313173
Published by Longmans & Co.. circa 1904. Very good condition.

Attractive green cloth with gilt titles. Black endpapers. 271 pages. B/w frontis with tissue-guard. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Tissue-guard is lightly browned. Some pale page edge browning. Rear joint (between endpaper and last text page) is cracked.

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