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CHILDRENS (VICTORIAN)

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UNDER MOTHER'S WING
Written by Lucy Clifford. Illustrated by J.K..
Stock no. 330517
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Very good condition.

Short stories and poems. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour illustrations to each page. 32 pages. Spine professionally rebacked, new endpapers. Corners slightly worn, some loss of paper to rear side of spine and a couple of small tears to front side. Contents a little grubby and foxed.
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TINY TADPOLE AND OTHER TALES
Written by Frances Freeling Broderip. Illustrated by Thomas Hood.
Stock no. 379614
Published by Griffith and Farran. 1st 1862. Almost very good condition.

Embossed green cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. 176 pages, all edges gilt. 6 hand-coloured plates with tissue-guards. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Covers a little darkened. Grubby fingermarks to page margins throughout (including to plate margins but actual illustrations still lovely and bright). Foxing to tissue-guards. A light scratch mark to margin of frontis affects the picture a little bit.
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PETER PARLEY'S TALES ABOUT GREECE
Written by Peter Parley.
Stock no. 713508
Published by T. Allman. Almost very good condition.

Small format, 4.75 x 3.75". Brown embossed cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine. B/w frontis and illustration to title page. 184 pages. Corners bumped, spine worn at top and tail. Small mark to front cover. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Contents clean.
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PICKLES: A FUNNY LITTLE COUPLE
Written by Yotty Osborn. Illustrated by T. Pym.
Stock no. 713704
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1878. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 21 b/w illustrations to text. Spine and corners worn. Spine darkened. New endpapers and front flyleaf. Last text page browned. Contents clean.
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MY OWN BOOK OF SHORT VERSES IN SHORT WORDS
No author listed.
Stock no. 724440
Published by David Ogilvy. Fair condition.

Small format, 4.75 x 6". Grey decorated cardwraps. B/w illustrations throughout with short verses on opposite pages. Covers worn and creased with a few small tears, spine covered with brown tape. Contents restitched (including some tears to pages). Some brown spots and fingering to pages. Still a decent copy of a scarce book.
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ALL ON A SUMMER'S DAY
Written by J. Pauline Sunter. Illustrated by J. Pauline Sunter.
Stock no. 731848
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. Circa 1895. Good condition.

Brown cloth spine, white decorated boards. Beautiful chromolithograph illustrations of children throughout. A book of verse compiled by the illustrator. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers soiled and marked. New endpapers. Front joint cracked. Couple of pages detached. Tears to edge of rear endpaper. Damp mark to bottom corner of last page which is grubby at the edge. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Fingering and foxing to page margins.
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ROLLO'S VACATION
Written by Jacob Abbott.
Stock no. 730026
Published by Sheldon & Company. 1861. Very good condition.

Part of the Rollo series. New edition, revised by the author. Brown embossed cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear, a couple of tiny ink spots to spine. Name and date in pencil to front pastedown and name in ink to front endpaper. A few page margins are slightly grubby but generally contents are clean.
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CHILDREN'S ALBUM
No author listed.
Stock no. 730719
Published by Cassell Petter & Galpin. Circa 1873. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. ABC, 1-10, short stories and pieces of music. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners worn. Covers slightly marked. Inscription in ink (dated 1873) to front endpaper. Appears to have been rebound as there is no title-page, the book starts at the Contents page and then page 11 (which is the end of the ABC). Grubby marks to first few pages. A couple of pages have tape repairs. Contents generally clean.
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SIXES AND SEVENS
Written by F.E. Weatherly. Illustrated by Jane M. Dealy.
Stock no. 731842
Circa 1887. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial boards. Floral decorated endpapers. Colour (chromolithograph) illustrations. 63 pages. Poetry for children. Corners worn, edges scuffed, some slight scuffing to covers. Name in ink to half-title page. Some hinges pulled. A few page margins a bit fingered but contents generally clean.
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DOCTOR BIRCH, THE KICKLEBURYS ON THE RHINE & REBECCA AND ROWENA
Written by M.A. Titmarsh. Illustrated by Richard Doyle; et al..
Stock no. 735519
Published by Chapman & Hall; Smith, Elder & Co.. 1st 1849. Very good condition.

3 volumes bound together. Attractive three-quarter burgundy leather binding with gilt title and marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. Doctor Birch and The Kickleburys are illustrated with full-page colour illustrations and Rebecca and Rowena is illustrated by full-page b/w illustrations by Doyle. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Front joint is just starting to crack. Light foxing to contents. First editions published in 1849 and 1850. An attractive volume.
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LITTLE TOTTY
No author listed.
Stock no. 736455
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Very good condition.

Aunt Friendly's Coloured Picture Book series. Blue card wraps. Charming full-page colour illustrations. Printed by Kronheim. Restitched. Some ink writing to top margin of front cover and a small ink doodle to centre of front cover. Contents a little grubby but still a nice copy.
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LEGENDS OF SAVAGE LIFE
Written by James Greenwood. Illustrated by Ernest Griset.
Stock no. 738000
Published by John Camden Hotten. 1st 1867. Very good condition.

Rebound in three-quarter brown leather with brown cloth covers. 164 pages. 36 wood engravings hand-coloured. Spine and corners rubbed, split to top of spine. Name plate to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to front endpaper (also states "rebound 1888"). Some foxing and grubby fingermarks to page margins throughout. Front board completely separated from rest of book. A decent copy of this scarce antiquarian children's book.
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