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FAIRY TALES OF LONG AGO
Written by M.C. Carey. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1318473
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Children's illustrated classics. Decorated cloth, blue titles. 8 Colour plates & B/W illustrations. ISBN: 0460050176. Spine and corners bumped, some browning to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf, small tear to top corner of same page. Creases to top corners of preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is sligthly grubby and edge worn with some slight loss and 0.5" loss to top of spine.

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HANS BRINKER OR THE SILVER SKATES
Written by Mary Mapes Dodge. Illustrated by Hans Baumhauer.
Stock no. 2130400
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classic Series. Beige and orange decorated cloth with blue titles. 8 colour plates plus b/w line drawings. 295 pages. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with edge-wear.

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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2130210
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Children's illustrated Classics series. Red and cream decorated cloth with black titles. Colour frontis, line drawings to text. Wrapper is edge-creased with scuffing and tears; some chips; bottom corner of front flap also cut off.

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THE BOOK OF NONSENSE
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129160
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Nonsense verse, riddles and stories by many authors. Children's Illustrated Classics series. Green cloth with black title labels and gilt titles to spine and front cover. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0460050354. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and a little wear.

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THE BOOK OF NONSENSE
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2129067
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Nonsense verse, riddles and stories by many authors. Children's Illustrated Classics series. Beige/orange illustrated boards. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears/nicks, but minimal loss; top corner of front flap has been cut off. All plates present.

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GRANNY'S WONDERFUL CHAIR
Written by Frances Browne. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2127229
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classics series. Beige and brown decorated cloth with green titles. 4 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 150 pages. Page edge browning, odd foxspot. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks, only a little loss; some browning.

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THE SONG OF HIAWATHA
Written by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 2123600
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classics series. Decorated beige cloth. Coloured frontis and line drawings throughout. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and closed edge tears; marks to base of front panel.

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THE BROWNIES AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2123599
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Children's Illustrated Classics. Beige decorated cloth. 8 colour plates plus b/w line drawings to text. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is browned to spine, with edge-chipping; a little loss; some foxing.

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THE ADVENTURES OF DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA
Written by Miguel De Cervantes. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1507683
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illusrated Classics series. Beige and green decoration cloth with black titles. 8 colour plates plus full-page b/w illustrations. Light bumping to spine. Price-cut dustwrapper is worn to edges, folds and spine edges. Spine is slightly faded.

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THE BLACK ARROW
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1406658
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1957. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Red and beige boards with black titles. Patterned endpapers. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 278 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Small booksellers label to bottom of front pastedown. Bookplate to verso of front pastedown. Some foxing, mainly to page edges. Marks to the margins of some pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a little loss to top edge. Spine is faded. Browning to rear flap. Foxing to spine and panels on verso.

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TALES OF MAKE-BELIEVE
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Harry Toothill.
Stock no. 1406648
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1960. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Beige/black illustrated cloth with red titles. Matching illustrated endpapers. 4 full page colour illustrations. 20 b/w textual illustrations. 10 tales by various authors edited by Green. 235 pages. Part of The Children's Illustrated Classics series. Bumping to spine and corners. Couple of hinges are cracked. Light foxing to verso of plates and to page edges plus a little light fingering otherwise contents are clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Browning to spine. Wrapper is foxed.

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HANS BRINKER OR THE SILVER SKATES
Written by Mary Mapes Dodge. Illustrated by Hans Baumhauer.
Stock no. 1406624
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1955. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classic Series. Beige and orange decorated cloth with blue titles. 8 colour plates plus b/w line drawings. 295 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Wording rubbed at top of spine. Name and address and name and date to front pastedown and endpaper. Slight browning to endpapers. Foxing to prelims and page edges. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears. Spine is browned. Wrapper is foxed.

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