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THE RAILWAY CHILDREN
Written by E. Nesbit; Helen Cresswell. Illustrated by Inga Moore.
Stock no. 2129368
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition.

Introduction by Cresswell. Pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THE ADVENTURES OF THE FIVE CHILDREN (3 VOLUMES)
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by H.R. Millar.
Stock no. 1817155
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2009. Fine condition.

Three volume set containing: Five Children and It, The Story of the Amulet, The Phoenix and the Carpet. Red cloth spines with gilt titles, cream pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE ADVENTURES OF THE TREASURE SEEKERS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
Stock no. 1817154
Published by Folio Society. Circa 1993. Fine condition.

A dark green slipcase containing three classic books by Nesbit: 'New Treasure Seekers', 'The Story of the Treasure Seekers', and 'The Wouldbegoods'. Each book is bound in green cloth with gilt titles to the spines and cream pictorial boards. Each book has numerous b/w illustrations and is beautifully presented. A lovely collection! Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE HOUSE OF ARDEN
Written by E. Nesbit.
Stock no. 1814785
Published by The New York Review Children's Collection. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

A New York Review Book. Red cloth spine with black title, pictorial paper boards. Blue patterned endpapers. ISBN: 9781590172025.
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LONG AGO WHEN I WAS YOUNG
Written by E. Nesbit; Noel Streatfeild. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1316710
Published by Ronald Whiting & Wheaton Ltd.. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

E. Nesbit was born in 1858 and she died in 1924. She wrote these reminiscences of her childhood and schooldays long after she was grown up and they were first published in 1895-6 as a series of magazine articles. Long foreword by Streatfeild. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Characteristic line drawings by Edward Ardizzone visually interpret the author's vivid childhood memories. 127 pages. Spine and corners bumped. There are a couple of small splash marks to lower edges of covers. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and foxed with slight chipping to top and tail of spine and a small nick to front edge of spine.
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THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE BASTABLE FAMILY
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by Edmund Blampied; et al..
Stock no. 1507401
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1928. Fair condition.

Contains The Story of The Treasure Seekers, The Wouldbegoods and New Treasure Seekers. Red cloth, black titles to spine, embossed vignette and titles to front. Colour frontis by Blampied plus b/w illustrations by other artists. 943 pages. Spine split down front edge for almost full length, backstrip held in place by rear edge. Spine is darkened/stained. Corners bumped and worn. Covers faded and marked. Both joints cracked showing webbing. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Stain to edge of rear pastedown. Large tear to page 575 has been repaired with tape. Some marks and foxing to contents but generally clean.
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FIVE OF US AND MADELINE
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by Nora Unwin.
Stock no. 1316427
Published by T. Fisher Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1925. Very good condition.

Red embossed cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. 6 b/w plates. Spine and corners bumped some darkening to front cover edges (2" at fore-edge). Foxing to contents which are otherwise clean.
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THE STORY OF THE TREASURE SEEKERS
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; Lewis Baumer.
Stock no. 1506407
Published by T. Fisher Unwin. 1st 1899. Poor condition.

Being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune. Blue/green cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w frontis and 16 other plates. 296 pages and catalogue to rear. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Small line indentation to top of front cover. Looks like an unsuccessful attempt has been made to clean the covers which are now part shiny/part matt and unevenly coloured and marked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Joints are cracked. Frontis and one other plate MISSING, a few have small ink spots to them. Some grubby margin marks. A reading copy.
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THE STORY OF THE TREASURE SEEKERS
Written by E. Nesbit. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; Lewis Baumer.
Stock no. 1506329
Published by T. Fisher Unwin. 1st 1899. Good condition.

Being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune. Blue/green cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w frontis and 16 other plates. 296 pages and catalogue to rear. All edges gilt. Spine bumped and worn with nicks to cloth at top and some loss of cloth from bottom edge. Heavy bumping to top corners, lower corners lightly bumped. Covers are grubby, front cover marked, rear cover scuffed. Gilt dulled on spine. Front joint badly cracked between front endpaper and following page, holding by binding threads. Top set of threads pulled affecting first couple of gatherings. Rear joint cracked showing webbing, one hinge cracked. Endpapers browned and lightly foxed, rear are also grubby, verso of front endpaper has splash marks and partial footprint. Tiny bookseller's label to front pastedown. Foxing and a few marks to contents. All plates present, tissue guard to frontis heavily foxed.
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SUNNY LAND STORIES
Written by Olive Molesworth; Clifton Bingham; M.A. Hoyer; E. Nesbit; et al. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett.
Stock no. 1316195
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1922. Very good condition.

No. 4321. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Pretty full-page colour (chromolithograph) plates and b/w text illustrations. An anthology of stories and verse. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers edge rubbed, rear cover lightly scratched. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper which is visible to front of endpaper. Light page browning and fingering. One of the b/w illustrations has been neatly coloured in.
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THE CHILDREN'S TREASURY OF PICTURES AND STORIES No. XX
Written by Alice Sophia Jackson; Hilda T. Skae; E. Nesbit; Evelyn Sharp; Christine Chaundler; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1506093
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth spine with black title and vignette. Pictorial front cover (not credited but looks like Lucie Attwell) shows 5 children on broomstick behind person in orange to top half, black title on cream to bottom half. 4 Colour plates by Anne Anderson. B/w illustrations. 143 pages. Some bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Spine faded. Covers grubby with light crease to top of front cover. Front endpapers is MISSING. A couple of hinges cracked. Some browning, mostly to endpapers. Light foxing and some marks to contents. All plates present, small ink mark to verso of frontis.
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FOR SOMEBODY'S DARLING
Written by E. Nesbit; Norman Gale; Constance M. Lowe; Grace C. Floyd; Githa Sowerby; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham; M. Bowley; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Elsie Blomfield; et al..
Stock no. 1506064
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Fair condition.

Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series. Cloth spine, pictorial front covers shows lamb chewing girl's dress. Colour frontis plus two-tone and b/w illustrations. 72 pages. Spine is faded with hole and damp stain at bottom. Heavy wear to corners with crease to bottom corner of front cover. Covers grubby with wear and chipping to edges. Dampstaining to both endpapers at base of spine. One hinge and top inch of front joint cracked. Pencil and ink inscriptions to prelims. Some browning, foxing and marks to contents throughout
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