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THE WONDERFUL ADVENTURES OF NILS
Written by Selma Lagerlof. Illustrated by H. Baumhauer.
Stock no. 1323724
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st UK 1950. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Beige/blue illustrated cloth with red titles. 8 colour plates and numerous b/w textual illustrations throughout. The charming story of a farmer's son who is bewitched by a small elf and transformed into a tiny creature the size of an elf; and how the boy then learns, through his adventures, to be kind to animals. The Children's Illustrated Classics. Spine bumped. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss. Old (and browned) tape reinforcements to edges of wrapper. Spine of wrapper is slightly sunned. Verso of wrapper is browned.

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FAIRY TALES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
Written by E. Dixon. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 1323545
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue horse decoration on beige cloth boards. With eight colour plates and 33 line drawings. 16 tales. 333 pages. 2nd impression of this edition. Spine bumped. Heavy foxing to textblock (affecting some page margins). Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and browned to spine.

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THE CUCKOO CLOCK
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2137927
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Beige cloth with dark blue titles and pale blue birds/butterfly decorations. 4 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off. Some browning and wear to spine.

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THE CUCKOO CLOCK
Written by Mrs. Molesworth. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 1321507
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Beige cloth with dark blue titles and pale blue birds/butterfly decorations. 4 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Light page edge browning to the plates (affecting margins only). Price-cut wrapper is slightly grubby and edge chipped.

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THE CORAL ISLAND
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Leo Bates.
Stock no. 2135124
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1964. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Children's Illustrated Classics Series. Beige and green decorated cloth. 8 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Damp staining to top edges of pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and nicks; some uneven fading.

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TEN TALES OF DETECTION
Written by Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Ian Ribbons.
Stock no. 1319200
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Beige and red decorated cloth with matching endpapers. Colour frontis and b/w line drawings. 204 pages. ISBN: 0460050729. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Large, heavy pencil tick mark to half title-page has been partially erased. Contents otherwise fine. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed and just a little grubby to rear panel.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Reginald Spink; Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by H. Baumhauer.
Stock no. 1319182
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

8 colour plates plus b/w line drawings. Childrens Illustrated Classics series. Cream and blue decorated cloth with matching endpapers. 245 pages. Spine bumped. Some lower corner tips slightly creased. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn/rubbed and slightly scuffed.

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THE ROSE AND THE RING & THE MAGIC FISHBONE
Written by William Makepeace Thackeray; Charles Dickens. Illustrated by W.M. Thackeray; John Gilbert; Paul Hogarth.
Stock no. 2132863
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Childrens Illustrated Classics series. 2 classics on one volume. Blue and cream decorated cloth with matching endpapers. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; repaired to verso with tape; faded to spine; minimal loss.

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THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF NILS
Written by Selma Lagerlof. Illustrated by H. Baumhauer.
Stock no. 2132403
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A continuation of the Swedish classic for children. 4 full page colour illustrations. Beige/green illustrated cloth, with matching endpapers. Children's Illustrated Classics. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has Top corner of front flap cut off, with tears and chips; a little loss; some fading to 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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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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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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