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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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AUNT LOUISA'S WELCOME VISITOR
Written by Aunt Louisa.
Stock no. 1315542
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. circa 1870. Almost very good condition.

Comprising: The Birthday Party; Children's Lullabies; The Courtship, marriage, death, and burial of Cock Robin; The King, Queen and Knave of Hearts. Large format. Purple pictorial cloth with gilt. Easy to read text. Full-page colour (chromolithograph) illustrations, some double-spread. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded. Embossed booksellers stamp to top corner of front free-endpaper, lower corner of same page creased. Some light foxing but the contents are very clean.

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THE INFANTS' MAGAZINE 1894 VOLUME XXIX
No author listed.
Stock no. 1315532
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. 1894. Fair condition.

Red pictorial cloth. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Gilt title block to front. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine looks like it has been damaged by fire (lower 2/3rds missing and top 1/3rd blackened, lower edge of front cover also blackened. Large but neat inscription in ink to verso of half-title. Foxing to contents and pale page browning.

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BO-PEEP
No author listed.
Stock no. 1315530
Published by Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co.. circa 1883. Good condition.

A Treasury For the Little Ones. Green, red and blue decorated cloth, gilt titles. Pictorial endpapers. All edges are gilt. B/w illustrations. 188 pages + booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some light fading and staining to lower corner of front cover. Foxing and some fingering to page margins. Staples rusty.

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PICTURES AND RHYMES FOR HOLIDAY TIMES
Written by R.P. Scott. Illustrated by L.V. Kramer.
Stock no. 1315501
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Good condition.

Large format. Grey boards with large pictorial onlay to front. A book of rhymes attractively illustrated in colour. Spine re-backed with red cloth. Cover edges worn. New black endpapers. Light foxing, page browning and fingering to margins but generally contents clean. A couple of small page margin tears.

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PRETTY PEGGY AND OTHER BALLADS
No author listed. Illustrated by Rosina Emmet.
Stock no. 1315449
Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington. circa 1880. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Green floral endpapers. Colour illustrations. Spine bumped, corners slightly worn. Some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Page browning, foxing and light fingering else contents clean.

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MY COLOURED PICTURE STORY BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1505462
Published by The Religious Tract Society. 1st 1884. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Grey pictorial cloth with gilt title blocks. Floral decorated endpapers. 64 coloured plates and vignettes. The colour plates have plain paper guards. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers a little grubby. NEW endpapers. One page has clear tape stuck around all edges, which are ragged. A couple of small margin tears. Marks and fingermarks to contents, mostly in margins, plus a little foxing. All chromos present.

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MY LADY'S CARRIAGE
No author listed. Illustrated by Helen Jackson.
Stock no. 1505402
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Good condition.

Untearable Linen Series. Large oblong format, 9.5 x 13". Pictorial stiff card covers, front shows children carrying smaller child in basket. Pastedown illustrations are two-tone, all other illustrations are colour. No. 1525. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Large crease to top corner of front cover. Covers grubby with 6" white line to rear cover. Contents detached, staples rusty. Centre page has 5 x 0.5" piece missing from top edge. Small bookseller's label to rear pastedown. Contents are a little grubby with some browning and foxing.

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KISS IN THE RING A BOOK OF CHILDREN'S GAMES
Written by Robert Ellis Mack; et al. Illustrated by E. Stuart Hardy; Helena Maguire.
Stock no. 1505401
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Slightly better than good condition.

Stiff card wraps, pictorial front has cut-out section and shows children dancing in a ring. 4 chromolithograph pages plus b/w illustrations. Short verses and stories. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges with some chipping and loss of surface. Covers a little grubby with some light creases. Contents pulled so feel loose but are still firmly attached. Contents lightly browned and foxed.

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DIVINE AND MORAL SONGS FOR CHILDREN
Written by Rev. Isaac Watts.
Stock no. 1404848
Published by Sampson Low & Co. 1869. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format, 5.5 x 4.5". Green cloth covers with gilt decoration and title blocks to front cover. B/w illustrations. 80 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby with small dark marks (possibly ink?) to front board. Front joint cracked. Name and date written on front endpaper and name stamped on verso. Marks to page edges. Contents foxed and marked.

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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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