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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2128980
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. Very good condition.

Tales for children from many lands. Red cloth with gilt titles and pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates. Spine is a bit faded. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. All plates present.
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FUN & FANTASY A BOOK OF DRAWINGS
Written by A.A. Milne; E.V. Knox. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2128979
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Introduction by A.A. Milne. 7 colour plates, with verses by E.V. Knox. B/w illustrations. The artists illustrations from Punch Magazine. Heavy bumping and wear to covers; some splash/stains to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Some corner creasing. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is grubby, creased with tears and chips; a few pieces of loss; some tape repairs.
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JOSEPHINE KEEPS HOUSE
Written by Mrs. H.C. Cradock. Illustrated by Honor C. Appleton.
Stock no. 2128977
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition.

Buff paper-covered boards with cream cloth spine. Colour onlay to front cover. 8 exquisite colour plates plus 16 b/w illustrations. 64 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of dents to cover edges. Stains to covers. Heavy foxing throughout. Some colouring.
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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 2128976
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Treasure House Library series. Cloth spine with cream pictorial boards. 6 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 115 pages (abridged text) plus 1 page booklist. 8.75 x 7". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping along cover edges. Some scuffing, especially to covers. Some foxing and margin marks. Colouring to b/w illustrations on pages 62/63.
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FANNY MCFANCY A PASSION FOR FASHION
Written by Patricia Thackray. Illustrated by Sandra Forrest.
Stock no. 2128958
Published by Green Tiger Press. Circa 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tall slim format. Written in verse. Red boards, pink title to spine. 'Fanny McFancy of Whooping Crane Square was a bird of fashion, a bird of great flair...' Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0881381136. Second printing. Top & tail of spine and corners lightly rubbed, lower corners lightly bumped. Contents clean. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with slight loss, lightly unevenly faded at edges.
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CIRCUS DAYS AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 2128945
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The third story about Mr. Galliano's famous circus. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. B/w text illustrations. 192 pages. Some spotting to spine. Couple of corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper; some indentation marks from an erased pencil inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with edge-tears and chips; a few tape repairs to verso; some foxing; a couple of scuff marks.
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MY DOG
Written by Maurice Maeterlinck. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2128944
Published by George Allen and Co. Ltd.. 1st 1913. Good condition.

Stories of a cute little bulldog. Translated by A. Teixera de Mattos. Brown cloth, gilt titles. Large pictorial onlay to front cover. 6 colour plates. Bumping and wear along cover edges. Scuffing to onlay to front cover. Damp marks to covers and to some pages (mostly margins) internally. Piece of top of front endpaper has been cut out. Foxing. A few hinges are pulled, so that webbing/stitching can be seen. All plates present.
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THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK
Written by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Henry Holiday.
Stock no. 2128943
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1899. Very good condition.

Red cloth with extravagant gilt decorations. 83 pages. 7.5 x 5". B/w illustrations. All edges gilt. Spine is browned. Some bumping to cover edges and corners. Name sticker to front pastedown. Some light foxing.
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PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2128940
Published by Hodder & Stoughton Children's Books. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Facsimile of the 1912 edition. Green boards with gilt titles and decoration. 50 colour plates scattered throughout contents. 126 pages. ISBN: 0340264314. Spine is faded. Some wear to cover edges; a couple of corners are bumped. Couple of brown marks to rear cover. Bookplate to front pastedown. Page browning.
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MY LINE OF LIFE
Written by W. Heath Robinson. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2128939
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1938. Very good condition.

Cream cloth with brown titles and vignette to front cover. Black and white illustrations and plates. Some foxing/spotting to covers. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges.
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OLD PETER'S RUSSIAN TALES
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Dmitri Mitrokhin.
Stock no. 2128937
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 7 colour plates. Black and white decorations to text. viii + 334 pages. Some spotting to covers. A few light marks and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine; some loss to top and tail of spine and a couple of corners; a few tears; some creasing.
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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Joelle Jolivet.
Stock no. 2128933
Published by Abrams Image. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 9780810994539. Contained in original cut-out cardboard slip case, which has some light wear.
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