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LOTS OF FUN
Written by J.H. MacNair; et al.
Stock no. 325728
Published by Lewis's Ltd.. Good condition.

Pictorial boards with blue cloth spine. First story 'There is no place like home'. Some colour paltes and many b/w text illustrations. Boards edge rubbed and a bit grubby. Spine bumped. Inscription to front endpaper. Contents browned. A lovely reading copy.

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PLAYWAYS ANNUAL
Written by Enid Blyton; Chris Temple; Frank Varty; et al.
Stock no. 713469
Published by Playways Office. Almost very good condition.

Includes a full-length Blyton story "The Birthday Kitten". Colour plates plus two-tone illustrations. Lots of gollies! Corners worn, cover edges rubbed. Name to verso of frontis which is part detached at top. Contents clean.

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TWO TIMES SIX
Written by David Morris; Marjorie Saunders; et al.
Stock no. 713628
Published by The Epworth Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Collection of Stories For Girls. Orange cloth, black title to spine. A couple of small brown spots to front cover otherwise a super copy. Pictorial wrapper is very slightly rubbed at corners, a tiny bit grubby to rear and has a few small brown spots to lower front edge.

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THE STORY BUMPER
Written by Edith Millard; Violet M. Methley; Constance Heward; et al. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; S.G. Hulme Beaman; et al..
Stock no. 713911
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1938. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine, front shows girl waving to boy and dog in boat. First story 'Bubble and Squeak' by Millard. 3 colour plates, two-tone illustrations throughout. Spine and corners worn. Covers slightly grubby and marked. Prize-plate to front endpaper. Some light foxing.

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THE POPULAR PLAY BOOK
Written by Sheila Stuart; et al.
Stock no. 717691
Published by The Children's Press. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Yellow pictorial boards and spine. Front cover shows pixie blowing a trumpet. First Story is "Green Cave Adventure" by Sheila Stuart. Colour plates. B/w illustrations. Stories, puzzles and games. Wrapper complete but with large closed tear to front. A nice bright copy.

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FLYING STORIES
Written by Flight-Lieutenant; George E. Rochester; W.E. Johns; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; et al..
Stock no. 718902
Published by John Hamilton. Circa 1936. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine illustrated by Bradshaw. Includes 3 stories by W.E. Johns. 6 colour plates and 4 b/w plates. 248 pages. Spine and corners worn. Boards slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page-edge browning throughout otherwise contents clean.

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THE CHEERY BOOK FOR BOYS & GIRLS
Written by Paul Beaufoy; Violet M. Methley; Josephine Elder; et al.
Stock no. 724183
Published by Lewis's Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Bright yellow pictorial boards and spine. Front shows boy and girl reading a book. First story is "The Expelling of Jimmie Russle" by Beaufoy. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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THE CHILDREN'S CARGO
Written by Cynthia Asquith; et al. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest; A.H. Watson; Daphne Jerrold; et al..
Stock no. 726950
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. Circa 1930. Very good condition.

Lady Cynthia Asquith's annual with contributions by Milne, De La Mare, Bellloc, Fyleman etc. Beige cloth with cream title labels to front and spine. Tipped-in colour plates. B/w text illustrations. Title label on spine missing. Small initials written on front endpaper. Plate mounts are slightly creased at edges but plates mostly fine with a couple having very light corner creases.

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HAPPY ALL DAY!
Written by Brenda Girvin; Josephine Bullen; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Harry Neilson; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; et al..
Stock no. 728251
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1912. Almost very good condition.

Pictures and Stories for the Little Ones. Large format. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour frontis. Two-tone illustrations including dogs and cats by Wain. Spine and corners worn with a couple of small splits to spine. Some scoremarks to covers. Rear cover grubby. Fingermarks to page margins but generally contents clean.

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THE GRACIE FIELDS' GAY STREET BOOK
Written by Gracie Fields; Enid Blyton; Gunby Hadath; Robert Harding; et al.
Stock no. 325724
Published by Latimer House Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial boards. B/w photo frontis of Gracie Fields and children having a sing-song. 3 colour plates. Two-tone text illustrations. 124 pages. Boards a little bumped and grubby. Neat name to front endpaper. Contents geneally clean.

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OUR BOYS' BEST OF ALL
Written by F.W. Gumley; Lilian E. Shorter; H. Clayton Jones; Bertha Leonard; et al.
Stock no. 655189
Very good condition.

Red spine, pictorial front cover showing hunter and guide. Colour plates, b/w illustrations.

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SIMPLE STORY BOOK
Written by A.I. Mungeam; Christine E. Bradley; Dorothy M. Sheppard; Eunice Close; Madeleine Collier; Nancy D. Stevens; Aileen E. Passmore; Jean Robertson; et al.
Stock no. 664420
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1967. Very good condition.

Pictorial green and white boards. B/w drawings. Corners rubbed. Name in ink to contents page.

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