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IN ARCADY
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett.
Stock no. 1318035
Published by Hildesheimer & Faulkner. Very good condition.

Small format (5 x 4"). White pictorial cardwraps. Chromolithograph illustrations. All edges gilt. Covers slightly grubby. Some light page browning/foxing else contents clean. Tiny booksellers sticker to inside front cover.

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THIS LITTLE PIG WENT TO MARKET A TALE IN FIVE CURLS
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by W. Weekes.
Stock no. 2131122
Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

Stiff card covers. Chromolithograph illustrations. Binding has possibly at one time been neatly repaired. Wear to spine. A few marks to covers, including inscription in ink to top of front cover. Inscription in ink also to title page. Some 'spotting' to illustrations - it appears that there has been some transfer of colour to text pages opposite.

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TWILIGHT LAND
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by M. Ellen Edwards; John C. Staples.
Stock no. 1506757
Published by Hildesheimer & Faulkner. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers. Small format, 6.25 x 5". Chromolithographs and rhymes. Sepia text. Spine bumped and worn, corners worn especially lower front corner. Covers marked and lightly browned. Staples rusty. Some foxing and browning and an odd fingermark to contents.

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GOOSEY GANDER
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by Jane M. Dealy.
Stock no. 1506756
Published by Hildesheimer & Faulkner. 1st Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers. Small format, 6.25 x 5". Chromolithographs and rhymes. Sepia text. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby and lightly browned. Staples rusty. Browning to verso of frontis. Some foxing and light browning to contents. A few light fingermarks to margins. A couple of the chromolithographs have small spots of surface paper damage, assume they have been lightly stuck to page opposite. Not dated but British Library say possibly 1884.

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TOLD IN THE TWILIGHT
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by M.E. Edwards; John C. Staples.
Stock no. 1316183
Published by E.P. Dutton & Company. circa 1884. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth spine, pale pink pictorial boards. Grey floral decorated endpapers. Beautiful colour illustrations plus b/w text decorations. 64 pages. Covers are edge worn and slightly scratched, some slight loss of surface paper at lower spine edges. Small bookseller stickers to both pastedowns. Endpapers lightly browned. Light foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents.

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A BOOK OF MODERN BALLADS
Written by E.B. Browning; W.S. Gilbert; F.E. Weatherly; et al. Illustrated by Alice Havers; J. Pauline Sunter.
Stock no. 1505809
Published by Hildesheimer & Faulkner. circa 1895. Slightly better than good condition.

Green cloth, gilt and silver decorations to front cover. Chromolithos, some full-page. 40 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers grubby, gilt dulled, a lot of white marks to rear cover. A few hinges cracked so binding feels weak. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Browning, light foxing and a few marks to endpapers and contents. Patch of light blue colour to edge of one colour plate.

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THE TALKING CLOCK AND THE STORIES IT TOLD
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; M.A. Hoyer; S. Emily Bennett; F.E. Weatherly; Mrs. Macquoid; et al. Illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett.
Stock no. 1405317
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1892. Slightly better than good condition.

Edited and Arranged by Robert Ellice Mack. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows two girls sat looking up at a clock. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine a little bumped. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Covers scratched. Marks (possibly damp?) to top of front board. Small area of surface paper damage to rear board. Boards generally grubby. Some hinges cracked. Several pages at the beginning of the book detached.Small tear to inner margin of front endpaper. Browning to page edges. Some foxing and fingering to contents.

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SUNNY DAYS
Written by L.T. Meade; George Manville Fenn; Evelyn Everett-Green; F.E. Weatherly; et al. Illustrated by E. Stuart Hardy; Ada Dennis; et al..
Stock no. 1404989
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1906. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth spine. Cream pictorial boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine is a little faded. Couple of deep scratches to front board. Light marks to rear board. Board edges a little scuffed. Name plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Rear endpaper torn by margin with some browned taped mending a couple of tears. Both joints badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges cracked. Browned tape to hinge of several pages including frontis and title page. One colour plate is creased. Some fingering and page browning otherwise contents are generally clean.

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WHAT THE CHILDREN LIKE
Written by F.E. Weatherly; Ernest Nister; et al. Illustrated by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 1404845
Published by Ernest Nister. circa 1897. Slightly better than good condition.

A pop-up book with introduction by Weatherly. 5 pop-up scenes plus numerous b/w illustrations. Green cloth spine, pictorial front board shows children dancing around a Christmas tree. Decorative endpapers. Nister no. 853. Spine bumped and worn. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges are scuffed. Boards are scratched and a bit grubby. Front joint cracked. Endpapers and page edges browned. Staples rusty. One page, which has ragged edges, is detached. 4" tear to last page of text plus other smaller tears to page edges and margins. Light colouring to several illustrations. Some fingering to contents. Horse's tail slightly creased in second pop-up, and couple of small patches of surface paper damage in deer pop-up. Other pop-ups nice and bright.

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TENS AND ELEVENS
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by Jane M. Dealy.
Stock no. 1505170
Published by Hildesheimer & Faulkner. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers. Small format, 6.25 x 5". Chromolithographs and rhymes. Sepia text. Wear to spine and corners. Covers a little grubby and marked. Staples rusty. Centre pages detached. One of the chromolithographs has small spots of surface paper damage, assume it has been lightly stuck to page opposite. Contents clean but browned with an odd fox spot.

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LITTLE PICKLE
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by Jane M. Dealy.
Stock no. 1505169
Published by Hildesheimer & Faulkner. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Delightful colour illustrations and rhymes. Sepia text. Small format 6.25 x 5". Wear to spine and corners. Covers grubby and marked. Small bump to lower edge of front cover. Staples rusty. Contents clean but browned with a little foxing.

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GOOSEY GANDER
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by Jane M. Dealy.
Stock no. 1505168
Published by Hildesheimer & Faulkner. 1st Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial covers. Small format, 6.25 x 5". Chromolithographs and rhymes. Sepia text. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers grubby and marked. Staples rusty. A couple of the chromolithographs have small spots of surface paper damage, assume they have been lightly stuck to page opposite. Contents clean but browned with a few fox spots. Not dated but British Library say possibly 1884.

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