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CHILDRENS (VICTORIAN)

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WINTER FUN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1505327
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1903. Very good condition.

Cloth spine, pictorial front cover shows three children skating, title in red and green is snow covered. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. Short stories and verses. A little wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Some pale browning to cover edges. Rear cover slightly grubby. Presentation inscription to front endpaper. Staples rusty. A few marks to margins but generally clean. Some light foxing and browning to contents. Large crease to one page corner.
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PICTURES FOR HAPPY HOURS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1315390
Published by Cassell Petter & Galpin. circa 1879. Good condition.

The Cosy Corner Series. Blue cloth, gilt title blocks, black and gilt decorations with pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. Joints are broken but stitching still holding. Some light page browning and foxing else contents clean.
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BELLS ACROSS THE SNOW
Written by Frances Ridley Havergal.
Stock no. 1315387
Published by Castell Brothers. Very good condition.

Small format. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Chromolithograph illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A couple of hinges are slightly pulled causing contents to be a little loose. Some light foxing else contents clean.
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FAVOURITE FABLES
No author listed. Illustrated by Harrison Weir.
Stock no. 1404776
Published by Griffith and Farran. 1870. Slightly better than good condition.

Told in prose and verse. Green cloth with gilt title labels and vignettes, black decoration to front cover and embossed decoration to rear cover. Brown endpapers. 24 Full-page b/w illustrations with tissue-guards. 150 pages plus 2 page publication list. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Gilt on spine is faded. Front board darkened around the edges. Joints cracked, front joint badly, webbing showing. Front endpaper and frontis detached. Two small booksellers stickers to rear pastedown. Some foxing mainly to page edges. Grubby margin marks to some pages. Tissue guards to plates a little browned.
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WITH FREDERICK THE GREAT
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 1315237
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt. Edges olive green. Grey endpapers. 12 b/w plates plus 1 map and 7 battle-field plans. 384 pages + 32 pages booklist. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Illustrations to spine and front cover rubbed away slightly. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to contents throughout and light page browning to the catalogue pages at rear.
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THE GOLDEN PLAYBOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Alfred J. Johnson.
Stock no. 1505197
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. circa 1890. Good condition.

Comprising The Golden Alphabet, Dorothy's Dolls, Red Riding Hood's Party. Grey and blue pictorial cloth. Full-page pictures printed in colour by Edmund Evans. All edges gilt. A delightful Victorian book. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers are grubby and marked. Both joints cracked. Some damp damage to contents, two pages have been stuck together on bottom margin, now torn apart causing surface paper damage to last line of text and a few other pages have surface paper damage or tears to bottom edge. Large 5.5" tear to one illustration. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Numerous pencil marks to contents. mostly short lines to blank pages. Grubby marks to contents.
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LITTLE FOLKS VOL 39
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; Henry Frith; Hartley Richards; et al.
Stock no. 1315195
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1894. Very good condition.

Burgundy pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 6 beautiful chromolithograph plates with tissue-guards. B/w text illustrations. 427 pages plus publication list, all edges gilt. Serial stories are Sheila's Mystery by Molesworth, Lionel's Loadstone, Butterfly-Blue and the Princess Lilybud. Spine and corners bumped. Light damp(?) staining to front cover and spine. Foxing to contents else clean.
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THE CHILD'S PICTORIAL ANNUAL VOLUME 1896
Written by Mrs. Molesworth; Theodore Wood; et al. Illustrated by W.J. Morgan; et al..
Stock no. 1505177
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1896. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth covers, red and black titles, small vignette of three girls. Colour and b/w text illustrations. Most illustrations by W.J. Morgan, many illustrations not attributed. First story is A Remarkable Chicken by Mrs. Molesworth. 192 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby. Some ripples to cloth (binding error?). Both joints starting to crack. Corner missing from page 15. Some browning and marks to contents but generally clean.
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NISTER'S HOLIDAY ANNUAL 1890
Written by Robert Ellice Mack; L. Haskell; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Edith Scannell; et al..
Stock no. 1404721
Published by Ernest Nister. 1890. Slightly better than good condition.

Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles and flower vignette to spine and gilt titles and vignette of a girl skipping to front. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 1st item is a poem - Goodbye. One b/w plate by Wain entitled 'The Cats Party.' Spine bumped, worn and faded. Corners bumped and worn. Cover edges darkened and covers a little marked. Front and rear joints badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges cracked. One plate is loose and has ragged edges. Foxing and browning especially to prelims. A few light marks otherwise contents generally clean.
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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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